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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 51 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.72% 0.85% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.87% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +70.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
407 458 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.37% 97.65% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 321 397 333
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe
1 8 (80.00%) Web Design
2 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 7 (70.00%) CSS3
3 6 (60.00%) InDesign
3 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Android
3 6 (60.00%) Magento
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) Subversion
4 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) User Experience
6 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (60.00%) InDesign
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 7 (70.00%) CSS3
3 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Android
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (80.00%) Web Design
2 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Google
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25-35k, depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago