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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 120 111 133
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 63 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.69% 1.69% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.76% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 48 35 22
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £45,000 £38,400
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
3608 2561 2772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.86% 95.99% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2765 2023 2300
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 53 (39.85%) HTML
2 49 (36.84%) User Experience
3 43 (32.33%) CSS
4 36 (27.07%) Photoshop
5 31 (23.31%) Adobe
6 30 (22.56%) Microsoft
7 27 (20.30%) SQL Server
7 27 (20.30%) Marketing
8 26 (19.55%) Windows
9 24 (18.05%) Adobe Illustrator
10 22 (16.54%) JavaScript
10 22 (16.54%) Flash
11 21 (15.79%) VMware
11 21 (15.79%) jQuery
11 21 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
12 20 (15.04%) MS Office
12 20 (15.04%) Technical Architecture
13 19 (14.29%) UNIX
13 19 (14.29%) Linux
13 19 (14.29%) MS Exchange
13 19 (14.29%) Active Directory
13 19 (14.29%) Citrix
13 19 (14.29%) SAN
13 19 (14.29%) CommVault
13 19 (14.29%) NetApp
13 19 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (14.29%) Finance
13 19 (14.29%) Clustering
13 19 (14.29%) AppSense
13 19 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 19 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 19 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 19 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
1 19 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (9.77%) WordPress
3 8 (6.02%) CMS
4 3 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 36 (27.07%) Photoshop
2 24 (18.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (15.04%) MS Office
4 14 (10.53%) Fireworks
5 8 (6.02%) InDesign
5 8 (6.02%) Acrobat
6 5 (3.76%) MS Excel
7 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
7 4 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (1.50%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (1.50%) FreeHand
9 1 (0.75%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Magento
2 4 (3.01%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.29%) SAN
1 19 (14.29%) NAS
2 8 (6.02%) Intranet
3 2 (1.50%) MPLS
3 2 (1.50%) OSPF
3 2 (1.50%) BGP
3 2 (1.50%) Firewall
3 2 (1.50%) Network Security
3 2 (1.50%) LAN
3 2 (1.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.30%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 19 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.75%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (3.76%) Subversion
3 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (2.26%) Axure RP
General
1 27 (20.30%) Marketing
2 19 (14.29%) Finance
3 9 (6.77%) Advertising
4 7 (5.26%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.76%) Interactive Media
6 3 (2.26%) Banking
6 3 (2.26%) Retail
7 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (39.85%) HTML
2 43 (32.33%) CSS
3 22 (16.54%) Flash
4 21 (15.79%) jQuery
5 12 (9.02%) HTML5
5 12 (9.02%) .NET
6 11 (8.27%) XHTML
7 9 (6.77%) CSS3
7 9 (6.77%) MooTools
8 6 (4.51%) XML
9 5 (3.76%) Ajax
9 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.01%) JSP
10 4 (3.01%) DOM
10 4 (3.01%) JSTL
10 4 (3.01%) Dojo
10 4 (3.01%) Apache Flex
10 4 (3.01%) Ext JS
10 4 (3.01%) Sass
11 3 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 49 (36.84%) User Experience
2 19 (14.29%) Clustering
3 9 (6.77%) Graphic Design
3 9 (6.77%) Animation
4 7 (5.26%) Photography
5 5 (3.76%) Social Media
5 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.01%) iPad
6 4 (3.01%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.01%) E-Learning
6 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.26%) NHS
8 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.50%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.50%) SCORM
9 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.55%) Windows
2 19 (14.29%) Linux
2 19 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (14.29%) UNIX
3 7 (5.26%) Android
4 3 (2.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
2 20 (15.04%) Technical Architecture
3 19 (14.29%) Change Control
4 16 (12.03%) E-Commerce
4 16 (12.03%) Web Design
5 15 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (9.02%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (7.52%) ITIL V3
7 10 (7.52%) Change Management
7 10 (7.52%) ITSM
7 10 (7.52%) ITIL
7 10 (7.52%) Service Management
8 9 (6.77%) Content Management
8 9 (6.77%) Web Development
9 8 (6.02%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.02%) Project Management
10 7 (5.26%) SEO
11 6 (4.51%) Information Architecture
11 6 (4.51%) Programme Management
12 5 (3.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.02%) C#
3 7 (5.26%) PHP
4 5 (3.76%) ActionScript
5 4 (3.01%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.50%) Java
7 1 (0.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) CCNP
2 2 (1.50%) CCNA
2 2 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) EFQM
2 3 (2.26%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 19 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (14.29%) XenApp
1 19 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 31 (23.31%) Adobe
2 30 (22.56%) Microsoft
3 21 (15.79%) VMware
4 19 (14.29%) AppSense
4 19 (14.29%) Citrix
4 19 (14.29%) CommVault
4 19 (14.29%) NetApp
5 4 (3.01%) Omniture
5 4 (3.01%) Google
5 4 (3.01%) Coremetrics
6 2 (1.50%) Twitter
6 2 (1.50%) Macromedia
6 2 (1.50%) Cisco
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle
7 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.75%) Cognos
7 1 (0.75%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
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