The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 74 88 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 22 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.00% 1.55% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.58% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 5
Average salary £32,000 £26,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.75% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £19,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Designer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1053 1137 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.55% 97.60% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 932 1007 879
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,658 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram 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 30 June 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tunbridge Wells -16 9 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Dartford - 2 £17,750 - 2
Maidstone +5 1 £21,500 -42.66%
Tonbridge - 1 £20,000 -
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 (53.33%) HTML
1 16 (53.33%) Photoshop
2 14 (46.67%) CSS
2 14 (46.67%) User Experience
3 11 (36.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (30.00%) Degree
4 9 (30.00%) Adobe
5 7 (23.33%) XHTML
5 7 (23.33%) Information Architecture
5 7 (23.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (20.00%) Graphic Design
6 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.67%) Scrum
7 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (13.33%) Games
8 4 (13.33%) InDesign
8 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
8 4 (13.33%) SAP
8 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (13.33%) SAP BW
9 3 (10.00%) Flash
9 3 (10.00%) Advertising
9 3 (10.00%) HTML5
9 3 (10.00%) Marketing
9 3 (10.00%) Web Development
9 3 (10.00%) jQuery
9 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (10.00%) CSS3

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Photoshop
2 11 (36.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (23.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (13.33%) InDesign
5 1 (3.33%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (13.33%) SAP BW
2 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) SAP HANA
2 2 (6.67%) MariaDB
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Games
3 3 (10.00%) Advertising
3 3 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) HTML
2 14 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) XHTML
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) CSS3
4 3 (10.00%) Flash
5 2 (6.67%) LESS
6 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.33%) Zurb Foundation
6 1 (3.33%) XML
6 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) User Experience
2 6 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (6.67%) Animation
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Information Architecture
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
6 2 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile First
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.67%) Game Development
6 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) ETL
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) UX Design
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) CAD
7 1 (3.33%) SEO
7 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Adobe
2 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
2 4 (13.33%) SAP
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