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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 130 107 140
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 60 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.59% 1.70% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.78% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 55 41 18
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £35,000
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
3663 2700 2694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.83% 95.81% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2810 2194 2249
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,950 £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 21 October 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 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 65 (48.15%) HTML
2 60 (44.44%) User Experience
3 54 (40.00%) CSS
4 40 (29.63%) Photoshop
5 35 (25.93%) Adobe
6 34 (25.19%) JavaScript
7 32 (23.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 28 (20.74%) Adobe Illustrator
9 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (20.00%) Marketing
10 25 (18.52%) jQuery
11 23 (17.04%) Flash
11 23 (17.04%) Microsoft
12 22 (16.30%) Windows
13 21 (15.56%) HTML5
14 20 (14.81%) SQL Server
15 18 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
16 17 (12.59%) Web Development
16 17 (12.59%) Degree
16 17 (12.59%) VMware
16 17 (12.59%) MS Office
16 17 (12.59%) E-Commerce
17 16 (11.85%) Linux
17 16 (11.85%) UNIX
17 16 (11.85%) MS Exchange
17 16 (11.85%) SAN
17 16 (11.85%) CommVault
17 16 (11.85%) NetApp
17 16 (11.85%) Active Directory
17 16 (11.85%) Citrix

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 16 (11.85%) MS Exchange
1 16 (11.85%) Office Communications Server
1 16 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2007
1 16 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (10.37%) CMS
3 12 (8.89%) WordPress
4 7 (5.19%) Drupal
5 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.48%) IIS
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 40 (29.63%) Photoshop
2 28 (20.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (12.59%) MS Office
4 15 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (11.11%) Fireworks
5 9 (6.67%) Acrobat
5 9 (6.67%) InDesign
6 4 (2.96%) MS Excel
7 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (1.48%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
7 2 (1.48%) FreeHand
8 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.74%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.74%) Maya
8 1 (0.74%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Magento
2 4 (2.96%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.85%) SAN
1 16 (11.85%) NAS
2 8 (5.93%) Intranet
3 1 (0.74%) Network Security
3 1 (0.74%) MPLS
3 1 (0.74%) OSPF
3 1 (0.74%) BGP
3 1 (0.74%) LAN
3 1 (0.74%) WAN
3 1 (0.74%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (11.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.74%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.89%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (3.70%) Subversion
3 3 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.22%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (20.00%) Marketing
2 15 (11.11%) Finance
3 9 (6.67%) Advertising
4 8 (5.93%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.70%) Interactive Media
6 3 (2.22%) Retail
7 2 (1.48%) Legal
7 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.74%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (48.15%) HTML
2 54 (40.00%) CSS
3 25 (18.52%) jQuery
4 23 (17.04%) Flash
5 21 (15.56%) HTML5
6 11 (8.15%) XHTML
7 10 (7.41%) .NET
8 9 (6.67%) MooTools
8 9 (6.67%) CSS3
9 6 (4.44%) XML
10 5 (3.70%) Sass
10 5 (3.70%) Ajax
11 4 (2.96%) JSP
11 4 (2.96%) DOM
11 4 (2.96%) Ext JS
11 4 (2.96%) Dojo
11 4 (2.96%) Apache Flex
11 4 (2.96%) JSTL
12 3 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (44.44%) User Experience
2 16 (11.85%) Clustering
3 12 (8.89%) Graphic Design
4 9 (6.67%) Animation
5 6 (4.44%) Social Media
5 6 (4.44%) Photography
5 6 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.96%) E-Learning
7 4 (2.96%) iPad
7 4 (2.96%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.22%) NHS
9 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.48%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.48%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.74%) Motion Graphics
10 1 (0.74%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.74%) Life Science
10 1 (0.74%) Browser Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.30%) Windows
2 16 (11.85%) Linux
2 16 (11.85%) UNIX
2 16 (11.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (11.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.19%) Android
4 3 (2.22%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.70%) Responsive Web Design
2 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 17 (12.59%) Web Development
4 17 (12.59%) E-Commerce
5 16 (11.85%) Change Control
6 15 (11.11%) Web Design
7 11 (8.15%) UX Design
8 10 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (6.67%) Content Management
10 8 (5.93%) Change Management
10 8 (5.93%) Service Management
10 8 (5.93%) ITSM
10 8 (5.93%) Project Management
10 8 (5.93%) ITIL
10 8 (5.93%) ITIL V3
11 7 (5.19%) SEO
12 6 (4.44%) MVC
12 6 (4.44%) Information Architecture
13 5 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.19%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.19%) PHP
3 6 (4.44%) C#
4 5 (3.70%) ActionScript
5 4 (2.96%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.22%) Java
7 1 (0.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (12.59%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.74%) CCNP
2 1 (0.74%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) EFQM
2 2 (1.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (11.85%) Active Directory
1 16 (11.85%) XenApp
1 16 (11.85%) XenServer
1 16 (11.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (25.93%) Adobe
2 23 (17.04%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.59%) VMware
4 16 (11.85%) CommVault
4 16 (11.85%) NetApp
4 16 (11.85%) Citrix
4 16 (11.85%) AppSense
5 4 (2.96%) Omniture
5 4 (2.96%) Google
5 4 (2.96%) Coremetrics
6 2 (1.48%) Macromedia
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle
6 2 (1.48%) Twitter
7 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.74%) Cognos
7 1 (0.74%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco
7 1 (0.74%) Sony
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