The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 110 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 32 36 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.40% 1.79% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.88% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 71
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £41,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2221 1915 2808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.86% 95.27% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1580 2211
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Designer across the Hertfordshire region.

Designer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Designer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford 0 11 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Welwyn Garden City +12 5 - -
Berkhamsted - 3 £19,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title.

1 50 (47.17%) Photoshop
2 43 (40.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 41 (38.68%) HTML
4 38 (35.85%) CSS
5 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
6 31 (29.25%) Marketing
7 30 (28.30%) Erlang
8 29 (27.36%) 4G
9 28 (26.42%) .NET
10 27 (25.47%) Network Architecture
11 26 (24.53%) jQuery
12 24 (22.64%) Adobe
13 23 (21.70%) Web Design
14 22 (20.75%) Finance
15 20 (18.87%) HTML5
16 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET
17 16 (15.09%) E-Commerce
18 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (13.21%) InDesign
19 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
19 14 (13.21%) User Experience
20 12 (11.32%) SIGTRAN
21 11 (10.38%) Degree
21 11 (10.38%) Social Media
21 11 (10.38%) Digital Media
21 11 (10.38%) Responsive Web Design
21 11 (10.38%) CMS
21 11 (10.38%) SS7
21 11 (10.38%) TCAP
21 11 (10.38%) INAP

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.38%) CMS
2 8 (7.55%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.94%) IIS
4 1 (0.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (47.17%) Photoshop
2 43 (40.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (13.21%) InDesign
4 5 (4.72%) Fireworks
4 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
5 4 (3.77%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (2.83%) MS Office
7 1 (0.94%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.94%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (7.55%) WebTrends
1 8 (7.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (27.36%) 4G
2 12 (11.32%) SIGTRAN
3 11 (10.38%) SS7
3 11 (10.38%) TCAP
3 11 (10.38%) INAP
4 3 (2.83%) Firewall
4 3 (2.83%) Internet
5 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.94%) VPN
6 1 (0.94%) DNS
6 1 (0.94%) MPLS
6 1 (0.94%) LDAP
6 1 (0.94%) LAN
6 1 (0.94%) WAN
6 1 (0.94%) DHCP
6 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.94%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.94%) VLAN
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.83%) MySQL
3 2 (1.89%) Mnesia
3 2 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Dreamweaver
1 6 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.72%) Subversion
2 5 (4.72%) Axure RP
3 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (2.83%) CruiseControl
4 3 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.89%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.89%) Maven
5 2 (1.89%) JIRA
5 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 31 (29.25%) Marketing
2 22 (20.75%) Finance
3 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
4 10 (9.43%) Retail
5 4 (3.77%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.83%) Advertising
7 2 (1.89%) Legal
8 1 (0.94%) Electronics
8 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (38.68%) HTML
2 38 (35.85%) CSS
3 28 (26.42%) .NET
4 26 (24.53%) jQuery
5 20 (18.87%) HTML5
6 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.60%) CSS3
8 6 (5.66%) Semantic HTML
8 6 (5.66%) REST
9 5 (4.72%) WCF
9 5 (4.72%) Ajax
9 5 (4.72%) XML
9 5 (4.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (3.77%) Flash
10 4 (3.77%) XHTML
11 3 (2.83%) NHibernate
11 3 (2.83%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.83%) JSP
11 3 (2.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (2.83%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) User Experience
2 11 (10.38%) Social Media
2 11 (10.38%) Digital Media
3 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.66%) W3C
5 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.77%) E-Learning
7 3 (2.83%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.83%) Replication
7 3 (2.83%) Animation
8 2 (1.89%) Photography
8 2 (1.89%) Video Editing
8 2 (1.89%) Clustering
8 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.89%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.94%) SCORM
9 1 (0.94%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.94%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.47%) Network Architecture
2 23 (21.70%) Web Design
3 16 (15.09%) E-Commerce
4 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (9.43%) Analytics
6 10 (9.43%) SEO
7 9 (8.49%) SOA
8 8 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (7.55%) Marketing Analytics
9 6 (5.66%) Information Architecture
10 5 (4.72%) Web Development
10 5 (4.72%) Scrum
11 4 (3.77%) Marketing Strategy
12 3 (2.83%) Performance Analysis
12 3 (2.83%) Demand Forecasting
12 3 (2.83%) E-business
12 3 (2.83%) MVC
12 3 (2.83%) Project Management
12 3 (2.83%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
2 30 (28.30%) Erlang
3 10 (9.43%) C#
4 9 (8.49%) Java
5 3 (2.83%) PHP
5 3 (2.83%) Ruby
6 1 (0.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) CCNP
2 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.94%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) WCAG
2 3 (2.83%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (22.64%) Adobe
2 10 (9.43%) Twitter
3 8 (7.55%) Google
4 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.72%) Facebook
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle
6 3 (2.83%) Cisco
7 2 (1.89%) BEA
7 2 (1.89%) Macromedia
7 2 (1.89%) Intel
7 2 (1.89%) F5
7 2 (1.89%) Percona
7 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.94%) Telerik
8 1 (0.94%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.94%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (0.94%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.94%) Citrix
8 1 (0.94%) Juniper
8 1 (0.94%) Ericsson
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The Smart List
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