The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 55 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 2 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.54% 2.14% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 2.19% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 3
Average salary £25,750 £32,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.37% +31.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +3.57%
Designer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 547 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.93% 97.68% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 325 464 302
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Designer
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Designer across the Leicester region.

Designer Salary Trend in Leicester

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) HND
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (25.00%) InDesign
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HNC
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle