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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 78 88 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 21 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.87% 0.75% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 0.78% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 14
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,600 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1099 1031 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.86% 96.81% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 948 880 687
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
(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
Maidstone - 4 £37,500 - 1
Sittingbourne - 3 £18,000 -
Canterbury - 3 - - 2
Tunbridge Wells +10 1 £25,000 +19.04%
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 13 (44.83%) Photoshop
2 11 (37.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (31.03%) Web Design
4 8 (27.59%) HTML
4 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 8 (27.59%) Marketing
5 7 (24.14%) HTML5
6 6 (20.69%) Adobe
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco
7 5 (17.24%) WAN
7 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.24%) Network Security
8 4 (13.79%) Degree
8 4 (13.79%) Graphic Design
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (13.79%) Junos
8 4 (13.79%) F5
8 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) Linux
8 4 (13.79%) VPN
8 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
8 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
8 4 (13.79%) Juniper
8 4 (13.79%) Firewall
8 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
8 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
8 4 (13.79%) OSPF
8 4 (13.79%) BGP

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.45%) Drupal
1 1 (3.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Photoshop
2 11 (37.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (6.90%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (3.45%) MS Office
4 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (10.34%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) WAN
1 5 (17.24%) Network Security
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (13.79%) Junos
2 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (13.79%) VPN
2 4 (13.79%) OSPF
2 4 (13.79%) BGP
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) SNMP
General
1 8 (27.59%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) HTML5
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
4 3 (10.34%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Graphic Design
2 3 (10.34%) Photography
2 3 (10.34%) NHS
3 2 (6.90%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (6.90%) Video Editing
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Physics
4 1 (3.45%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Web Design
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
2 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
2 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
3 3 (10.34%) OO
3 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) CAD
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) Web Development
4 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.34%) PHP
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) XAML
2 3 (10.34%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CCSE
1 4 (13.79%) JNCIS
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Adobe
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) Juniper
3 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
3 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
3 4 (13.79%) F5
4 3 (10.34%) JD Edwards
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) SAP
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) Mitel
6 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000
Posted: 14 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 20 days ago