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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 125 93 125
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 17 41 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.84% 1.92% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 2.01% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 27
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £26,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £83,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,100 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +17.64%
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
1917 2036 2378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.04% 95.54% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1583 2002
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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
Hemel Hempstead -15 7 £27,500 -56.86%
Watford -12 2 £34,750 +6.92%
Hertford - 1 £30,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £16,000 -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 28 (57.14%) HTML
2 20 (40.82%) Adobe
2 20 (40.82%) User Experience
3 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 18 (36.73%) CSS
5 15 (30.61%) Photoshop
6 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
7 10 (20.41%) Web Design
7 10 (20.41%) Marketing
7 10 (20.41%) Graphic Design
8 9 (18.37%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (16.33%) HTML5
9 8 (16.33%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (16.33%) Axure RP
10 7 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (14.29%) Web Development
10 7 (14.29%) Flash
10 7 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
11 6 (12.24%) Project Management
11 6 (12.24%) Advertising
11 6 (12.24%) Degree
11 6 (12.24%) Facebook
11 6 (12.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 6 (12.24%) CSS3
11 6 (12.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
12 5 (10.20%) CAD
12 5 (10.20%) AutoCAD
13 4 (8.16%) SOA
13 4 (8.16%) .NET

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Photoshop
2 9 (18.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (16.33%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (12.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (10.20%) AutoCAD
6 4 (8.16%) InDesign
7 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
8 2 (4.08%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (2.04%) Fireworks
9 1 (2.04%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) WAN
1 2 (4.08%) VPN
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
1 2 (4.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Axure RP
2 7 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (12.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (8.16%) Subversion
5 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.12%) CruiseControl
5 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (20.41%) Marketing
2 6 (12.24%) Advertising
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Interactive Media
5 1 (2.04%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) HTML
2 18 (36.73%) CSS
3 8 (16.33%) HTML5
4 7 (14.29%) Flash
5 6 (12.24%) CSS3
6 4 (8.16%) .NET
6 4 (8.16%) REST
6 4 (8.16%) jQuery
7 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.12%) WCF
7 3 (6.12%) NHibernate
7 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.04%) Sass
8 1 (2.04%) OOCSS
8 1 (2.04%) Java EE
8 1 (2.04%) WSDL
8 1 (2.04%) Web Services
8 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) User Experience
2 10 (20.41%) Graphic Design
3 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.16%) Animation
4 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.08%) E-Learning
6 2 (4.08%) Photography
6 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
2 10 (20.41%) Web Design
3 7 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (14.29%) Web Development
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
5 5 (10.20%) CAD
6 4 (8.16%) SOA
6 4 (8.16%) MVC
7 3 (6.12%) MVVM
7 3 (6.12%) E-business
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL
8 2 (4.08%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (4.08%) Release Management
8 2 (4.08%) Change Control
9 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.04%) Matrix Management
9 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.04%) Web Testing
9 1 (2.04%) Information Architecture
9 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.12%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) C
3 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) CCIE
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Adobe
2 6 (12.24%) Facebook
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Juniper
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.08%) McAfee
4 2 (4.08%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.08%) Sourcefire
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