The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 116 138 120
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 55 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.59% 1.01% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.06% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 26 31
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,999 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +17.64%
Designer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3366 3125 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.40% 96.04% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2429 2417
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Designer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Designer Salary Trend in Leeds

Designer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 67 (59.82%) User Experience
2 57 (50.89%) HTML
3 43 (38.39%) CSS
4 42 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (33.93%) Responsive Web Design
6 37 (33.04%) JavaScript
7 34 (30.36%) Photoshop
8 32 (28.57%) Adobe
9 30 (26.79%) jQuery
10 29 (25.89%) Adobe Illustrator
11 28 (25.00%) HTML5
12 23 (20.54%) Marketing
13 20 (17.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 19 (16.96%) Graphic Design
15 15 (13.39%) Degree
15 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
15 15 (13.39%) Fireworks
15 15 (13.39%) E-Commerce
16 14 (12.50%) Windows
16 14 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
17 13 (11.61%) Web Development
17 13 (11.61%) B2C
18 12 (10.71%) Retail
18 12 (10.71%) Mentoring
19 11 (9.82%) Sass
19 11 (9.82%) Change Control
19 11 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2010
19 11 (9.82%) AppSense
19 11 (9.82%) SQL Server 2005
19 11 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2007

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (9.82%) Office Communications Server
1 11 (9.82%) CMS
1 11 (9.82%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.93%) WordPress
3 9 (8.04%) IIS
4 7 (6.25%) Drupal
5 3 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (30.36%) Photoshop
2 29 (25.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (17.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (13.39%) Fireworks
5 11 (9.82%) MS Office
6 4 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (2.68%) 3ds Max
7 3 (2.68%) InDesign
8 2 (1.79%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.89%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.89%) Maya
9 1 (0.89%) FreeHand
9 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.89%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) NAS
1 11 (9.82%) SAN
2 4 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.82%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Subversion
2 3 (2.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (2.68%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
General
1 23 (20.54%) Marketing
2 12 (10.71%) Retail
3 7 (6.25%) Multimedia
4 5 (4.46%) Finance
5 4 (3.57%) Games
6 3 (2.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (50.89%) HTML
2 43 (38.39%) CSS
3 30 (26.79%) jQuery
4 28 (25.00%) HTML5
5 11 (9.82%) Sass
6 9 (8.04%) LESS
6 9 (8.04%) Modernizr
6 9 (8.04%) KnockoutJS
6 9 (8.04%) Flash
7 6 (5.36%) CSS3
8 5 (4.46%) .NET
9 4 (3.57%) MooTools
9 4 (3.57%) XHTML
10 3 (2.68%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.68%) Apache Flex
11 2 (1.79%) OOCSS
12 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 67 (59.82%) User Experience
2 19 (16.96%) Graphic Design
3 11 (9.82%) Clustering
4 5 (4.46%) Animation
5 4 (3.57%) Photography
5 4 (3.57%) Video Editing
5 4 (3.57%) FMCG
5 4 (3.57%) Social Media
5 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.68%) NHS
7 2 (1.79%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.89%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (0.89%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.89%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.89%) Browser Games
8 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.50%) Windows
2 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (9.82%) Linux
2 11 (9.82%) UNIX
3 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
3 3 (2.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (33.93%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (13.39%) E-Commerce
4 14 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (11.61%) Web Development
5 13 (11.61%) B2C
6 12 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 11 (9.82%) Change Control
7 11 (9.82%) UX Design
8 10 (8.93%) MVC
8 10 (8.93%) User Stories
9 9 (8.04%) Progressive Enhancement
10 7 (6.25%) Web Design
11 6 (5.36%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (4.46%) SEO
13 4 (3.57%) Usability Testing
13 4 (3.57%) Information Architecture
14 3 (2.68%) Online Marketing
14 3 (2.68%) OOA/OOD
14 3 (2.68%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.04%) JavaScript
2 8 (7.14%) ActionScript
3 5 (4.46%) PHP
4 4 (3.57%) C#
5 3 (2.68%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (9.82%) XenApp
1 11 (9.82%) XenServer
1 11 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (9.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (28.57%) Adobe
2 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.82%) AppSense
3 11 (9.82%) VMware
3 11 (9.82%) Citrix
3 11 (9.82%) CommVault
3 11 (9.82%) NetApp
4 3 (2.68%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.89%) Macromedia
5 1 (0.89%) Sony
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