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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 122 117 132
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 60 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.59% 1.59% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.66% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 47 36 23
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £26,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
3648 2587 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.87% 95.74% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2795 2070 2296
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 58 (44.27%) HTML
2 51 (38.93%) User Experience
3 47 (35.88%) CSS
4 39 (29.77%) Photoshop
5 32 (24.43%) Adobe
6 27 (20.61%) Microsoft
6 27 (20.61%) Marketing
6 27 (20.61%) Adobe Illustrator
7 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
7 24 (18.32%) JavaScript
7 24 (18.32%) Windows
8 22 (16.79%) Flash
9 21 (16.03%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (16.03%) jQuery
10 19 (14.50%) MS Office
10 19 (14.50%) VMware
10 19 (14.50%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (13.74%) NAS
11 18 (13.74%) XenApp
11 18 (13.74%) XenServer
11 18 (13.74%) Office Communications Server
11 18 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (13.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (13.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (13.74%) Exchange Server 2010
11 18 (13.74%) Exchange Server 2007
11 18 (13.74%) Change Control
11 18 (13.74%) Clustering
11 18 (13.74%) Finance
11 18 (13.74%) SQL Server 2005

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 18 (13.74%) Office Communications Server
1 18 (13.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 18 (13.74%) Exchange Server 2007
1 18 (13.74%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.92%) WordPress
3 10 (7.63%) CMS
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.53%) Drupal
4 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 39 (29.77%) Photoshop
2 27 (20.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (14.50%) MS Office
4 15 (11.45%) Fireworks
5 13 (9.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (6.87%) Acrobat
6 9 (6.87%) InDesign
7 4 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (3.05%) MS Excel
8 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
9 2 (1.53%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (1.53%) FreeHand
10 1 (0.76%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Magento
2 4 (3.05%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.74%) NAS
1 18 (13.74%) SAN
2 8 (6.11%) Intranet
3 1 (0.76%) MPLS
3 1 (0.76%) OSPF
3 1 (0.76%) BGP
3 1 (0.76%) LAN
3 1 (0.76%) WAN
3 1 (0.76%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (13.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.76%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (3.82%) Subversion
3 3 (2.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.29%) Axure RP
3 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (20.61%) Marketing
2 18 (13.74%) Finance
3 9 (6.87%) Advertising
4 7 (5.34%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.82%) Interactive Media
6 3 (2.29%) Retail
7 2 (1.53%) Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (44.27%) HTML
2 47 (35.88%) CSS
3 22 (16.79%) Flash
4 21 (16.03%) jQuery
5 15 (11.45%) HTML5
6 11 (8.40%) XHTML
7 10 (7.63%) .NET
8 9 (6.87%) CSS3
8 9 (6.87%) MooTools
9 6 (4.58%) XML
10 5 (3.82%) Ajax
10 5 (3.82%) Sass
11 4 (3.05%) JSTL
11 4 (3.05%) Dojo
11 4 (3.05%) Apache Flex
11 4 (3.05%) Ext JS
11 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET
11 4 (3.05%) JSP
11 4 (3.05%) DOM
12 3 (2.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (38.93%) User Experience
2 18 (13.74%) Clustering
3 9 (6.87%) Graphic Design
3 9 (6.87%) Animation
4 7 (5.34%) Photography
5 6 (4.58%) Social Media
6 5 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.05%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.05%) iPad
7 4 (3.05%) E-Learning
8 3 (2.29%) NHS
9 2 (1.53%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.53%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.53%) SCORM
9 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.32%) Windows
2 18 (13.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (13.74%) UNIX
2 18 (13.74%) Linux
2 18 (13.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (5.34%) Android
4 3 (2.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.03%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (14.50%) Technical Architecture
3 18 (13.74%) Change Control
4 17 (12.98%) E-Commerce
4 17 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.21%) Web Design
6 12 (9.16%) Web Development
6 12 (9.16%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (7.63%) Service Management
7 10 (7.63%) Change Management
7 10 (7.63%) ITSM
7 10 (7.63%) ITIL
7 10 (7.63%) ITIL V3
8 9 (6.87%) Content Management
9 8 (6.11%) Project Management
10 7 (5.34%) SEO
11 6 (4.58%) UX Design
11 6 (4.58%) Information Architecture
12 5 (3.82%) Programme Management
12 5 (3.82%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.32%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.34%) C#
2 7 (5.34%) PHP
3 5 (3.82%) ActionScript
4 4 (3.05%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.53%) Java
6 1 (0.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (7.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) CCNP
2 1 (0.76%) CCNA
2 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) EFQM
1 3 (2.29%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (13.74%) XenApp
1 18 (13.74%) XenServer
1 18 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (13.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (24.43%) Adobe
2 27 (20.61%) Microsoft
3 19 (14.50%) VMware
4 18 (13.74%) AppSense
4 18 (13.74%) CommVault
4 18 (13.74%) NetApp
4 18 (13.74%) Citrix
5 4 (3.05%) Omniture
5 4 (3.05%) Google
5 4 (3.05%) Coremetrics
6 2 (1.53%) Twitter
6 2 (1.53%) Macromedia
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle
7 1 (0.76%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.76%) Cognos
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco
7 1 (0.76%) Sony
7 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.76%) EPiServer
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Posted: Yesterday
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