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 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 130 134 153
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 55 54 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.65% 1.53% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.56% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 25
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,999 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
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
3220 3454 3268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.44% 98.13% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2700 2808 2521
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 68 (55.28%) User Experience
2 44 (35.77%) CSS
3 39 (31.71%) HTML
4 36 (29.27%) Adobe
5 34 (27.64%) Web Design
6 33 (26.83%) JavaScript
7 29 (23.58%) Analytics
8 26 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (19.51%) Information Architecture
10 23 (18.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 23 (18.70%) Photoshop
11 22 (17.89%) Adobe Illustrator
12 19 (15.45%) jQuery
13 18 (14.63%) Marketing
14 17 (13.82%) Degree
15 15 (12.20%) Finance
16 14 (11.38%) Oracle
16 14 (11.38%) OmniGraffle
16 14 (11.38%) CSS3
17 13 (10.57%) Mentoring
18 12 (9.76%) Axure RP
18 12 (9.76%) E-Commerce
18 12 (9.76%) Migration
19 10 (8.13%) CMS
19 10 (8.13%) Google
19 10 (8.13%) Content Management
19 10 (8.13%) Competitor Analysis
19 10 (8.13%) Benchmarking
19 10 (8.13%) Responsive Web Design
19 10 (8.13%) Google Analytics

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (8.13%) CMS
2 6 (4.88%) Apache Pig
2 6 (4.88%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.25%) Node.js
4 3 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (18.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 23 (18.70%) Photoshop
2 22 (17.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (11.38%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (3.25%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.44%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.81%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.13%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.25%) GitHub
3 3 (2.44%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) LAN
1 3 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.69%) Big Data
2 7 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.88%) Apache Hive
3 6 (4.88%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.88%) Impala
4 4 (3.25%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.81%) DataStage
5 1 (0.81%) OLAP
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (9.76%) Axure RP
2 6 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (3.25%) Grunt
3 4 (3.25%) gulp
4 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.63%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.63%) JUnit
5 2 (1.63%) Subversion
General
1 18 (14.63%) Marketing
2 15 (12.20%) Finance
3 8 (6.50%) Multimedia
4 6 (4.88%) Advertising
4 6 (4.88%) Legal
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.81%) Games
6 1 (0.81%) iGaming
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (35.77%) CSS
2 39 (31.71%) HTML
3 19 (15.45%) jQuery
4 14 (11.38%) CSS3
5 9 (7.32%) Flash
5 9 (7.32%) HTML5
6 8 (6.50%) .NET
6 8 (6.50%) Web Services
7 7 (5.69%) Sass
7 7 (5.69%) XHTML
8 6 (4.88%) Kafka
9 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.07%) Middleware
10 4 (3.25%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.25%) Dojo
10 4 (3.25%) Raphaël
10 4 (3.25%) React
10 4 (3.25%) SVG
10 4 (3.25%) Velocity
10 4 (3.25%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 68 (55.28%) User Experience
2 7 (5.69%) Graphic Design
3 6 (4.88%) Digital Media
3 6 (4.88%) e-Learning
4 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.07%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.44%) Social Media
6 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.63%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.63%) FMCG
6 2 (1.63%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.81%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.81%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Android
2 5 (4.07%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.25%) Linux
3 4 (3.25%) Windows
4 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.63%) SUSE
4 2 (1.63%) Unix
4 2 (1.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) Web Design
2 29 (23.58%) Analytics
3 26 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (19.51%) Information Architecture
5 13 (10.57%) Mentoring
6 12 (9.76%) E-Commerce
6 12 (9.76%) Migration
7 10 (8.13%) Benchmarking
7 10 (8.13%) Competitor Analysis
7 10 (8.13%) Content Management
7 10 (8.13%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (8.13%) SDLC
7 10 (8.13%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (7.32%) Rapid Prototyping
9 8 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.50%) Data Protection
9 8 (6.50%) ETL
10 7 (5.69%) Data Analytics
10 7 (5.69%) Data Migration
10 7 (5.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.83%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.88%) SQL
3 5 (4.07%) C#
3 5 (4.07%) Java
4 3 (2.44%) PHP
5 2 (1.63%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (13.82%) Degree
2 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.44%) CCIE
3 3 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.44%) CISSP
3 3 (2.44%) MCSE
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.44%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) Apache Flume
1 6 (4.88%) HDFS
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (29.27%) Adobe
2 14 (11.38%) Oracle
3 10 (8.13%) Google
4 7 (5.69%) Informatica
5 6 (4.88%) Ab Initio
5 6 (4.88%) Cloudera
5 6 (4.88%) Hortonworks
5 6 (4.88%) MapR
5 6 (4.88%) Netezza
5 6 (4.88%) Talend
5 6 (4.88%) Teradata
6 4 (3.25%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.63%) Dell
7 2 (1.63%) HP
7 2 (1.63%) IBM
7 2 (1.63%) Rally
7 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.81%) Apple
8 1 (0.81%) VMware
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