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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
South East / Kent
Rank 72 69 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 15 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.81% 2.38% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 2.44% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 26
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +7.69%

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
809 983 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.59% 97.62% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 650 875 972
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 - 9 £35,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +21 1 £40,000 -
Dover - 1 £23,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £45,000 -
Designer
South East

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 14 (66.67%) User Experience
2 12 (57.14%) Service Design
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) Mobile First
5 6 (28.57%) Customer Insight
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) HTML
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) CMS
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Umbraco
7 4 (19.05%) Web Accessibility
7 4 (19.05%) Publishing
7 4 (19.05%) Content Management
7 4 (19.05%) WCAG
7 4 (19.05%) SEO
7 4 (19.05%) Legal
8 3 (14.29%) Advertising
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) Middleware
8 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) UML
8 3 (14.29%) Marketing
8 3 (14.29%) Web Design
8 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
8 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design

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 5 (23.81%) CMS
2 4 (19.05%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) 802.11
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) DPNSS
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
1 2 (9.52%) IPsec
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) MPLS
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
1 2 (9.52%) QSIG
1 2 (9.52%) SNMP
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
1 4 (19.05%) Publishing
2 3 (14.29%) Advertising
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware
3 3 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) Flash
5 1 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Service Design
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Mobile First
4 6 (28.57%) Customer Insight
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) Content Management
6 4 (19.05%) SEO
6 4 (19.05%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (14.29%) Data Privacy
7 3 (14.29%) Open Source
7 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) UML
7 3 (14.29%) Web Design
8 2 (9.52%) Network Design
8 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
8 2 (9.52%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (9.52%) Typography
9 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) WCAG
2 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Mitel
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
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