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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 83 75 84
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 18 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.66% 1.94% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.99% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 8
Average salary £31,000 £31,250 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.80% -14.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £20,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £39,250 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
1030 953 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.11% 97.15% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 937 788 899
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Dartford - 2 £17,750 -
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 26 (68.42%) HTML
2 24 (63.16%) CSS
3 22 (57.89%) Photoshop
4 15 (39.47%) User Experience
5 14 (36.84%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (26.32%) XHTML
7 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
8 8 (21.05%) Flash
8 8 (21.05%) Adobe
8 8 (21.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (18.42%) InDesign
9 7 (18.42%) Degree
10 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.79%) HTML5
10 6 (15.79%) .NET
10 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
11 5 (13.16%) Information Architecture
11 5 (13.16%) Web Design
11 5 (13.16%) Finance
11 5 (13.16%) Scrum
12 4 (10.53%) Retail
12 4 (10.53%) Graphic Design
12 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
12 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (10.53%) SAP BW
12 4 (10.53%) SAP
12 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
13 3 (7.89%) Advertising

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 22 (57.89%) Photoshop
2 14 (36.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (21.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (18.42%) InDesign
5 3 (7.89%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (2.63%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (10.53%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (5.26%) SAP HANA
2 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Advertising
4 2 (5.26%) Games
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) HTML
2 24 (63.16%) CSS
3 10 (26.32%) XHTML
4 8 (21.05%) Flash
5 6 (15.79%) .NET
5 6 (15.79%) HTML5
6 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.63%) jQuery
7 1 (2.63%) CSS3
7 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.63%) Zurb Foundation
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.63%) XML
7 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) User Experience
2 4 (10.53%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.26%) Animation
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Android
1 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (13.16%) Information Architecture
2 5 (13.16%) Scrum
2 5 (13.16%) Web Design
3 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.26%) Test Planning
4 2 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Game Development
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (5.26%) Web Development
4 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (2.63%) CAD
5 1 (2.63%) SEO
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Adobe
2 4 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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