The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 75 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 16 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.62% 1.94% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.00% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 12
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,300 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
959 651 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.26% 97.16% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 840 588 674
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Designer
East Midlands

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Designer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Designer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Designer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -6 10 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Loughborough -3 3 £35,000 +34.61%
Designer
East Midlands

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 15 (50.00%) HTML
2 14 (46.67%) CSS
3 10 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 9 (30.00%) Retail
5 7 (23.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (23.33%) Adobe
5 7 (23.33%) Visualisation
6 6 (20.00%) Time Management
6 6 (20.00%) HTML5
6 6 (20.00%) Web Design
6 6 (20.00%) Marketing
6 6 (20.00%) jQuery
7 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (13.33%) Internet
8 4 (13.33%) CAD
8 4 (13.33%) Google Analytics
8 4 (13.33%) Graphic Design
8 4 (13.33%) Google
8 4 (13.33%) CSS3
8 4 (13.33%) Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (10.00%) 3D Visualisation
9 3 (10.00%) Social Media
9 3 (10.00%) 3ds Max
9 3 (10.00%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (10.00%) Animation
9 3 (10.00%) Video Editing
9 3 (10.00%) AutoCAD
9 3 (10.00%) Dreamweaver

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 7 (23.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (10.00%) 3ds Max
3 3 (10.00%) CINEMA 4D
3 3 (10.00%) AutoCAD
4 2 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (3.33%) InDesign
5 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (3.33%) PowerCenter
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (6.67%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 9 (30.00%) Retail
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
3 1 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
2 14 (46.67%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) HTML5
3 6 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (13.33%) CSS3
5 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Flex
5 2 (6.67%) WCF
5 2 (6.67%) WPF
5 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.33%) Ajax
6 1 (3.33%) Flash
6 1 (3.33%) XHTML
6 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.33%) Graphic Design
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) Social Media
3 3 (10.00%) Animation
3 3 (10.00%) Video Editing
4 1 (3.33%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.33%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Time Management
1 6 (20.00%) Web Design
2 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.33%) CAD
3 4 (13.33%) Analytics
4 3 (10.00%) 3D Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) UML
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.33%) Information Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) MVVM
6 1 (3.33%) 3D Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) User Experience Design
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Usability Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) MVC
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) XAML
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) HNC
2 1 (3.33%) HND
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Adobe
2 4 (13.33%) Google
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Telerik
5 1 (3.33%) Autodesk
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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