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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 126 83 126
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 22 66 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.00% 2.66% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 2.77% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 27
Average salary £29,250 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £27,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
2084 2384 2553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.07% 96.01% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1899 2137
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Watford +8 11 £40,000 +33.33%
Hemel Hempstead -26 5 £23,500 -63.84%
Hoddesdon - 1 £16,000 -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 30 (50.85%) HTML
2 26 (44.07%) User Experience
3 25 (42.37%) Photoshop
4 24 (40.68%) Adobe
5 22 (37.29%) CSS
6 18 (30.51%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
7 16 (27.12%) E-Commerce
8 13 (22.03%) Graphic Design
8 13 (22.03%) HTML5
9 12 (20.34%) Marketing
10 11 (18.64%) Web Design
10 11 (18.64%) Advertising
11 9 (15.25%) Flash
12 8 (13.56%) Dreamweaver
12 8 (13.56%) OmniGraffle
12 8 (13.56%) Axure RP
12 8 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (11.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 7 (11.86%) Web Development
14 6 (10.17%) InDesign
14 6 (10.17%) CSS3
14 6 (10.17%) Degree
14 6 (10.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 6 (10.17%) Facebook
15 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
15 5 (8.47%) Animation
15 5 (8.47%) CAD
15 5 (8.47%) AutoCAD
15 5 (8.47%) Project Management

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (1.69%) CMS
1 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (42.37%) Photoshop
2 18 (30.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (13.56%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (10.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (10.17%) InDesign
5 5 (8.47%) AutoCAD
6 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (3.39%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (1.69%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (1.69%) 3ds Max
8 1 (1.69%) Acrobat
8 1 (1.69%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) WAN
1 2 (3.39%) VPN
1 2 (3.39%) Firewall
1 2 (3.39%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Dreamweaver
1 8 (13.56%) Axure RP
2 7 (11.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 12 (20.34%) Marketing
2 11 (18.64%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.85%) HTML
2 22 (37.29%) CSS
3 13 (22.03%) HTML5
4 9 (15.25%) Flash
5 6 (10.17%) CSS3
6 2 (3.39%) Sass
7 1 (1.69%) LESS
7 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.69%) OOCSS
7 1 (1.69%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.69%) REST
7 1 (1.69%) WSDL
7 1 (1.69%) Java EE
7 1 (1.69%) jQuery
7 1 (1.69%) Web Services
7 1 (1.69%) XML
7 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.07%) User Experience
2 13 (22.03%) Graphic Design
3 5 (8.47%) Animation
3 5 (8.47%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.78%) Photography
5 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.69%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.69%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) E-Commerce
2 11 (18.64%) Web Design
3 8 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (11.86%) Web Development
5 5 (8.47%) CAD
5 5 (8.47%) Project Management
6 4 (6.78%) Mobile Development
7 3 (5.08%) ITIL
7 3 (5.08%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (3.39%) Change Control
8 2 (3.39%) Release Management
8 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.69%) MVC
9 1 (1.69%) Workflow
9 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.69%) Content Management
9 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.69%) SOA
9 1 (1.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.69%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) CCIE
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Adobe
2 6 (10.17%) Facebook
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) Juniper
3 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.39%) McAfee
3 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
3 2 (3.39%) Sourcefire
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