The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 77 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 23 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.21% 0.096% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 0.10% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 12
Average salary £34,750 £30,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.83% -9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Designer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
996 982 1054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.77% 94.33% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 845 774 839
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Designer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Designer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Designer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 27 (58.70%) HTML
1 27 (58.70%) CSS
2 26 (56.52%) Adobe
3 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
4 22 (47.83%) User Experience
5 18 (39.13%) Marketing
6 16 (34.78%) Photoshop
6 16 (34.78%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (30.43%) Fireworks
7 14 (30.43%) CSS3
7 14 (30.43%) HTML5
8 12 (26.09%) Typography
8 12 (26.09%) Web Development
8 12 (26.09%) SQL
8 12 (26.09%) OO
9 11 (23.91%) Ajax
9 11 (23.91%) Kendo UI
10 10 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (21.74%) jQuery
11 9 (19.57%) Photography
11 9 (19.57%) W3C
11 9 (19.57%) Semantic HTML
11 9 (19.57%) Iconography
11 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 6 (13.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 5 (10.87%) Front End Development
14 4 (8.70%) Axure RP
15 3 (6.52%) XML
15 3 (6.52%) Graphic Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 16 (34.78%) Photoshop
2 14 (30.43%) Fireworks
3 6 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.17%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.17%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (8.70%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (39.13%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) CSS
1 27 (58.70%) HTML
2 14 (30.43%) CSS3
2 14 (30.43%) HTML5
3 11 (23.91%) Ajax
3 11 (23.91%) Kendo UI
4 10 (21.74%) jQuery
5 9 (19.57%) Semantic HTML
6 3 (6.52%) XML
7 2 (4.35%) .NET
7 2 (4.35%) XHTML
8 1 (2.17%) J2EE
8 1 (2.17%) JMS
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (2.17%) REST
8 1 (2.17%) SOAP
8 1 (2.17%) Web Services
8 1 (2.17%) WSDL
8 1 (2.17%) XSD
8 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) User Experience
2 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.57%) Photography
2 9 (19.57%) W3C
3 3 (6.52%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.17%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.17%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.17%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.17%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) OO
1 12 (26.09%) Typography
1 12 (26.09%) Web Development
2 10 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (19.57%) Iconography
4 5 (10.87%) Front End Development
5 3 (6.52%) Web Design
6 2 (4.35%) Analytics
6 2 (4.35%) Creative Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) Human Factors
6 2 (4.35%) Information Architecture
6 2 (4.35%) Usability Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Workflow
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.17%) SOA
7 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
2 12 (26.09%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Adobe
2 2 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Apple
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle