The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 35 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.59% 1.68% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 1.71% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Designer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
215 175 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 98.62% 97.77% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 198 171 144
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Designer
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Designer across the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Designer Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Designer
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Designer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) Typography
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Psychology
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) WordPress
5 1 (10.00%) UX Design
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (10.00%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (80.00%) Typography
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (10.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe