The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 20 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.86% - 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% - 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £28,750 - £18,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 - £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 - £23,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Designer
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone 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
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 85 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 100.00% 95.51% 99.57%
Number of salaries quoted 64 77 140
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Designer
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Designer Salary Trend in Maidstone

Designer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) InDesign
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) InDesign
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Creative Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft