The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 83 123 98
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 62 33 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.47% 1.22% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 1.29% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 45
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,900 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2411 2560 2499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.02% 94.96% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1930 2144 2047
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Designer
East of England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -7 12 £30,000 +33.33% 3
Borehamwood - 10 - - 2
Stevenage - 6 £27,500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead +9 3 £65,000 +170.83%
Welwyn Garden City +20 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Potters Bar - 1 - - 1
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 48 (39.67%) HTML
1 48 (39.67%) CSS
2 46 (38.02%) 4G
3 34 (28.10%) Telecoms
4 31 (25.62%) JavaScript
5 29 (23.97%) Photoshop
6 27 (22.31%) HTML5
6 27 (22.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 25 (20.66%) XHTML
8 24 (19.83%) Finance
9 22 (18.18%) Web Design
10 21 (17.36%) jQuery
10 21 (17.36%) Adobe
11 20 (16.53%) SIGTRAN
11 20 (16.53%) Marketing
12 19 (15.70%) Erlang
12 19 (15.70%) Network Architecture
13 17 (14.05%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Blend
14 16 (13.22%) SaaS
14 16 (13.22%) E-Commerce
14 16 (13.22%) Java
15 15 (12.40%) .NET
15 15 (12.40%) Degree
16 14 (11.57%) Project Management
17 13 (10.74%) PHP
17 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (10.74%) LTE
17 13 (10.74%) Radio Access Network
18 12 (9.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (6.61%) CMS
2 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (23.97%) Photoshop
2 27 (22.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (7.44%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (2.48%) Fireworks
4 3 (2.48%) InDesign
5 2 (1.65%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (38.02%) 4G
2 20 (16.53%) SIGTRAN
3 13 (10.74%) LTE
3 13 (10.74%) Radio Access Network
4 12 (9.92%) LDAP
5 9 (7.44%) UTRAN
6 8 (6.61%) TCAP
6 8 (6.61%) INAP
6 8 (6.61%) SS7
7 4 (3.31%) 2G
7 4 (3.31%) Internet
8 2 (1.65%) SCTP
8 2 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.65%) IPsec
8 2 (1.65%) DWDM
8 2 (1.65%) MPLS
8 2 (1.65%) OSPF
8 2 (1.65%) RSVP
8 2 (1.65%) Broadband
8 2 (1.65%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.31%) Big Data
1 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.31%) MySQL
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Blend
2 11 (9.09%) Axure RP
3 9 (7.44%) Dreamweaver
4 8 (6.61%) Subversion
5 5 (4.13%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (28.10%) Telecoms
2 24 (19.83%) Finance
3 20 (16.53%) Marketing
4 10 (8.26%) Retail
5 5 (4.13%) Multimedia
6 4 (3.31%) Games
7 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (39.67%) HTML
1 48 (39.67%) CSS
2 27 (22.31%) HTML5
3 25 (20.66%) XHTML
4 21 (17.36%) jQuery
5 15 (12.40%) .NET
6 12 (9.92%) JSP
7 10 (8.26%) CSS3
8 5 (4.13%) XML
8 5 (4.13%) Ajax
8 5 (4.13%) Semantic HTML
8 5 (4.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.65%) REST
11 1 (0.83%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Graphic Design
1 8 (6.61%) W3C
2 5 (4.13%) Smartphone
3 4 (3.31%) Social Media
4 3 (2.48%) Replication
4 3 (2.48%) Clustering
5 2 (1.65%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.65%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.65%) SCORM
5 2 (1.65%) PKI
5 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.18%) Web Design
2 19 (15.70%) Network Architecture
3 17 (14.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (13.22%) E-Commerce
5 14 (11.57%) Project Management
6 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (9.92%) Network Design
7 12 (9.92%) Supplier Management
8 11 (9.09%) OOP
8 11 (9.09%) OO
9 7 (5.79%) SEO
10 5 (4.13%) Scrum
11 4 (3.31%) Analytics
11 4 (3.31%) Big Data Analytics
11 4 (3.31%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (3.31%) Web Development
11 4 (3.31%) Use Case
12 3 (2.48%) TDD
12 3 (2.48%) Information Architecture
13 2 (1.65%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.62%) JavaScript
2 19 (15.70%) Erlang
3 16 (13.22%) Java
4 13 (10.74%) PHP
5 5 (4.13%) Ruby
6 4 (3.31%) C#
6 4 (3.31%) SQL
7 2 (1.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) WCAG
Vendors
1 21 (17.36%) Adobe
2 12 (9.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 12 (9.92%) Ericsson
3 10 (8.26%) Oracle
4 9 (7.44%) Twitter
5 4 (3.31%) Percona
5 4 (3.31%) Facebook
6 2 (1.65%) IBM
6 2 (1.65%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.83%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.83%) Netezza
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum £25,000-£35,000 + benefi
Posted: 23 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Vodafone
Posted: 21 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago