The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 18 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 102 46 71
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 47 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.55% 3.90% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 4.20% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 41 12
Average salary £21,500 £57,500 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.60% +43.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,300 £32,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £70,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1218 1119 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.98% 92.94% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 994 940 676
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Designer
South East

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Designer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Designer Salary Trend in Kent

Designer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 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
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Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 6 £18,000 -
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 16 (57.14%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) Photoshop
2 9 (32.14%) CSS
2 9 (32.14%) NHS
3 8 (28.57%) HTML5
4 7 (25.00%) XAML
5 6 (21.43%) Adobe
5 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.86%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (17.86%) Web Design
7 4 (14.29%) Marketing
7 4 (14.29%) Degree
8 3 (10.71%) PHP
8 3 (10.71%) CRM
8 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.71%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (10.71%) Finance
8 3 (10.71%) jQuery
9 2 (7.14%) User Experience Design
9 2 (7.14%) Email Marketing
9 2 (7.14%) Video Editing
9 2 (7.14%) Interactive Media
9 2 (7.14%) Django
9 2 (7.14%) Android
9 2 (7.14%) Information Architecture
9 2 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
9 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
9 2 (7.14%) User Stories
9 2 (7.14%) OO PHP

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Photoshop
2 5 (17.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (10.71%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (7.14%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (7.14%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DMZ
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) PSTN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Interactive Media
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) CSS
3 8 (28.57%) HTML5
4 3 (10.71%) jQuery
5 2 (7.14%) Django
6 1 (3.57%) Flash
6 1 (3.57%) .NET
6 1 (3.57%) Ajax
6 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) NHS
2 2 (7.14%) Video Editing
2 2 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Web Design
2 3 (10.71%) CRM
2 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience Design
3 2 (7.14%) Email Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Information Architecture
3 2 (7.14%) User Stories
3 2 (7.14%) OO PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Web Development
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (3.57%) OO
4 1 (3.57%) TDD
4 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Business Development
4 1 (3.57%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Scrum
4 1 (3.57%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) XAML
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.57%) XenApp
1 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
2 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 25000-30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago