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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 91 125 111
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 91 68 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.58% 1.83% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 1.90% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 72 51 28
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
3359 3582 2484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.24% 96.55% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2669 2756 1928
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 77 (55.40%) User Experience
2 67 (48.20%) HTML
3 66 (47.48%) CSS
4 41 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (25.18%) Information Architecture
6 34 (24.46%) HTML5
7 33 (23.74%) Marketing
8 30 (21.58%) Photoshop
9 27 (19.42%) Scrum
10 24 (17.27%) Adobe Illustrator
10 24 (17.27%) Web Design
10 24 (17.27%) .NET
11 21 (15.11%) Visual Studio
11 21 (15.11%) XSLT
11 21 (15.11%) SharePoint
11 21 (15.11%) InfoPath
11 21 (15.11%) SharePoint 2010
11 21 (15.11%) Office 365
11 21 (15.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (12.23%) Analytics
12 17 (12.23%) Mentoring
13 15 (10.79%) JavaScript
13 15 (10.79%) Content Management
14 14 (10.07%) Adobe
14 14 (10.07%) SC Cleared
14 14 (10.07%) Security Cleared
15 13 (9.35%) Finance
16 12 (8.63%) Migration
16 12 (8.63%) DV Cleared
16 12 (8.63%) UX Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 21 (15.11%) SharePoint
1 21 (15.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 21 (15.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.44%) CMS
2 2 (1.44%) DNN
Applications
1 30 (21.58%) Photoshop
2 24 (17.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (15.11%) InfoPath
4 7 (5.04%) InDesign
5 5 (3.60%) MS Excel
5 5 (3.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (3.60%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.44%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) SAN
1 1 (0.72%) Intranet
1 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.88%) MySQL
1 4 (2.88%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.88%) OLTP
1 4 (2.88%) RDBMS
1 4 (2.88%) CouchDB
1 4 (2.88%) MongoDB
1 4 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (2.88%) NoSQL
1 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (15.11%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.76%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (23.74%) Marketing
2 13 (9.35%) Finance
3 6 (4.32%) Retail
4 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.16%) Advertising
4 3 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.44%) Legal
5 2 (1.44%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.72%) Law
6 1 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (48.20%) HTML
2 66 (47.48%) CSS
3 34 (24.46%) HTML5
4 24 (17.27%) .NET
5 21 (15.11%) XSLT
6 10 (7.19%) jQuery
7 9 (6.47%) CSS3
8 6 (4.32%) Sass
9 3 (2.16%) DOM
9 3 (2.16%) Flash
10 2 (1.44%) JSON
10 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.44%) JSP
10 2 (1.44%) SOAP
10 2 (1.44%) REST
11 1 (0.72%) WPF
11 1 (0.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 77 (55.40%) User Experience
2 9 (6.47%) Graphic Design
3 5 (3.60%) Animation
3 5 (3.60%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.88%) Replication
4 4 (2.88%) Clustering
5 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.16%) Social Media
6 2 (1.44%) Photography
7 1 (0.72%) Psychology
7 1 (0.72%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.72%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.72%) W3C
7 1 (0.72%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.18%) Information Architecture
3 27 (19.42%) Scrum
4 24 (17.27%) Web Design
5 17 (12.23%) Analytics
5 17 (12.23%) Mentoring
6 15 (10.79%) Content Management
7 12 (8.63%) Migration
7 12 (8.63%) UX Design
8 10 (7.19%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.04%) SOA
9 7 (5.04%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (5.04%) Product Management
9 7 (5.04%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (4.32%) User Stories
11 5 (3.60%) Data Protection
11 5 (3.60%) Software Engineering
12 4 (2.88%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (2.88%) 3D Modelling
12 4 (2.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.79%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.04%) Java
3 4 (2.88%) SQL
4 1 (0.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (10.07%) SC Cleared
1 14 (10.07%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.63%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.32%) Degree
4 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.88%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.44%) CCNP
5 2 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.44%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.72%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 14 (10.07%) Adobe
2 6 (4.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle
4 2 (1.44%) Cisco
4 2 (1.44%) Huawei
4 2 (1.44%) F5
4 2 (1.44%) HP
5 1 (0.72%) Apple
5 1 (0.72%) Remedy
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