The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 72 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 16 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.70% 1.49% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.54% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 13
Median salary £37,500 £28,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £41,250 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
921 1041 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.08% 96.93% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 819 933 833
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Designer in the job title.

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 29 August 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Kent

Designer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 4 £22,500 -
Dartford +7 2 - -
Maidstone -2 1 £26,500 +23.25%
Designer
South East

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 30 (71.43%) HTML
1 30 (71.43%) CSS
2 23 (54.76%) Photoshop
3 19 (45.24%) User Experience
4 18 (42.86%) CSS3
5 17 (40.48%) Adobe
6 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 16 (38.10%) Wireframes
7 14 (33.33%) Front End Development
8 12 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (28.57%) HTML5
8 12 (28.57%) Flash
8 12 (28.57%) XHTML
9 10 (23.81%) Axure RP
9 10 (23.81%) InVision
10 9 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
11 8 (19.05%) Degree
11 8 (19.05%) Scrum
11 8 (19.05%) Marvel
11 8 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
12 6 (14.29%) InDesign
13 5 (11.90%) SAP
13 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (11.90%) SAP BW
13 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
13 5 (11.90%) ETL
13 5 (11.90%) SAP HANA
13 5 (11.90%) Web Development

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.05%) Marvel
2 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (54.76%) Photoshop
2 10 (23.81%) InVision
3 9 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (14.29%) InDesign
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (2.38%) Fireworks
6 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) 802.11
1 2 (4.76%) DHCP
1 2 (4.76%) DNS
1 2 (4.76%) DPNSS
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
1 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
1 2 (4.76%) IPsec
1 2 (4.76%) LAN
1 2 (4.76%) MPLS
1 2 (4.76%) Network Security
1 2 (4.76%) QSIG
1 2 (4.76%) SNMP
1 2 (4.76%) WAN
1 2 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Lumira
1 5 (11.90%) SAP BW
1 5 (11.90%) SAP HANA
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.38%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.52%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) CSS
1 30 (71.43%) HTML
2 18 (42.86%) CSS3
3 12 (28.57%) Flash
3 12 (28.57%) HTML5
3 12 (28.57%) XHTML
4 2 (4.76%) 802.1X
4 2 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.38%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) User Experience
2 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Wireframes
2 14 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 12 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (19.05%) Scrum
5 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.90%) ETL
5 5 (11.90%) Typography
5 5 (11.90%) Web Development
6 4 (9.52%) Web Design
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) People Management
8 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.76%) Network Design
8 2 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Test Planning
8 2 (4.76%) Usability Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) PHP
2 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Adobe
2 5 (11.90%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Mitel
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Google