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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 142 136 120
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 29 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 1.19% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.23% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 30
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £36,290
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
3376 3586 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.21% 96.89% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2661 2895 2174
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 May 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 50 (59.52%) HTML
2 43 (51.19%) User Experience
3 38 (45.24%) CSS
4 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (33.33%) HTML5
6 26 (30.95%) jQuery
7 25 (29.76%) JavaScript
8 21 (25.00%) Photoshop
8 21 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 19 (22.62%) Marketing
10 18 (21.43%) Adobe
11 16 (19.05%) .NET
12 15 (17.86%) Adobe Illustrator
13 14 (16.67%) Scrum
14 13 (15.48%) Visual Studio
14 13 (15.48%) XSLT
14 13 (15.48%) SharePoint
14 13 (15.48%) InfoPath
14 13 (15.48%) Office 365
14 13 (15.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 13 (15.48%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (15.48%) SharePoint 2010
15 12 (14.29%) Sass
15 12 (14.29%) Graphic Design
16 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
16 11 (13.10%) Retail
16 11 (13.10%) LESS
16 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
17 10 (11.90%) B2C
18 9 (10.71%) Content Management

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 13 (15.48%) SharePoint
1 13 (15.48%) SharePoint 2013
1 13 (15.48%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (7.14%) IIS
3 5 (5.95%) WordPress
4 4 (4.76%) CMS
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.38%) DNN
5 2 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 15 (17.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (15.48%) InfoPath
3 13 (15.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (8.33%) Fireworks
5 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
6 3 (3.57%) 3ds Max
6 3 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (2.38%) MS Office
8 1 (1.19%) InDesign
8 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) NAS
1 2 (2.38%) SAN
2 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
General
1 19 (22.62%) Marketing
2 11 (13.10%) Retail
3 6 (7.14%) Finance
4 4 (4.76%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.57%) Games
6 1 (1.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (59.52%) HTML
2 38 (45.24%) CSS
3 28 (33.33%) HTML5
4 26 (30.95%) jQuery
5 16 (19.05%) .NET
6 13 (15.48%) XSLT
7 12 (14.29%) Sass
8 11 (13.10%) LESS
9 6 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (7.14%) Modernizr
10 3 (3.57%) Flash
10 3 (3.57%) CSS3
11 2 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
12 1 (1.19%) JSP
12 1 (1.19%) SOAP
12 1 (1.19%) JSON
12 1 (1.19%) REST
12 1 (1.19%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (51.19%) User Experience
2 12 (14.29%) Graphic Design
3 5 (5.95%) Animation
3 5 (5.95%) Photography
4 4 (4.76%) FMCG
5 3 (3.57%) Video Editing
5 3 (3.57%) Social Media
6 2 (2.38%) Clustering
7 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.38%) UNIX
1 2 (2.38%) Windows
1 2 (2.38%) Linux
1 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (16.67%) Scrum
4 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
4 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
5 10 (11.90%) B2C
6 9 (10.71%) Content Management
7 8 (9.52%) User Stories
8 6 (7.14%) MVC
8 6 (7.14%) Migration
8 6 (7.14%) Web Design
8 6 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (7.14%) Progressive Enhancement
9 4 (4.76%) SOA
10 3 (3.57%) SEO
10 3 (3.57%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.57%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.57%) Online Marketing
10 3 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.76%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.76%) ActionScript
2 4 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) HP ASE
2 2 (2.38%) CCNP
2 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.19%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) XenApp
1 2 (2.38%) XenServer
1 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Adobe
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) F5
4 2 (2.38%) Huawei
4 2 (2.38%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.38%) HP
4 2 (2.38%) Citrix
4 2 (2.38%) CommVault
4 2 (2.38%) NetApp
4 2 (2.38%) AppSense
4 2 (2.38%) VMware
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (1.19%) Remedy
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Posted: Yesterday
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