The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 53 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 29 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.66% 1.44% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 1.48% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 9
Average salary £27,500 £82,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-66.66% +266.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £44,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,209 £82,500 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
752 608 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.83% 97.12% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 624 517 555
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Designer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Designer Salary Trend in the North East

Designer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in the North East

Designer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Tyne and Wear +2 27 £28,140 -65.89% 1
Durham - 2 £24,500 - 1
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 35 (89.74%) HTML
1 35 (89.74%) CSS
2 26 (66.67%) Adobe
3 24 (61.54%) User Experience
4 21 (53.85%) Photoshop
4 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (51.28%) Graphic Design
6 19 (48.72%) Adobe Illustrator
7 18 (46.15%) Axure RP
8 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
9 11 (28.21%) Internet
10 10 (25.64%) Web Design
10 10 (25.64%) Rapid Prototyping
11 9 (23.08%) HTML5
11 9 (23.08%) Mobile Payment
12 8 (20.51%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (17.95%) Banking
13 7 (17.95%) Mobile Commerce
13 7 (17.95%) Degree
13 7 (17.95%) CSS3
13 7 (17.95%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (10.26%) jQuery
15 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
15 3 (7.69%) Drupal
15 3 (7.69%) Web Development
15 3 (7.69%) Android
15 3 (7.69%) Magento
15 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
15 3 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (7.69%) Mobile App

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Photoshop
2 19 (48.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Magento
2 1 (2.56%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.95%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (89.74%) HTML
1 35 (89.74%) CSS
2 9 (23.08%) HTML5
3 7 (17.95%) CSS3
4 4 (10.26%) jQuery
5 3 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (61.54%) User Experience
2 20 (51.28%) Graphic Design
3 9 (23.08%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (17.95%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.56%) Open Source
6 1 (2.56%) Video Editing
6 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
1 3 (7.69%) Android
1 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 3 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Rapid Prototyping
2 10 (25.64%) Web Design
3 8 (20.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (17.95%) Mobile Commerce
5 3 (7.69%) OO
5 3 (7.69%) Web Development
5 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security
7 1 (2.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (2.56%) Blackboard
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