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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 70 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.48% 0.76% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.79% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £32,000 £22,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.22% -24.36%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
818 635 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.27% 96.95% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 590 538 640
Average salary £33,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
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 29 August 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 -3 3 - - 3
Durham - 1 £32,000 - 1
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) Legal
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Open Source
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Publishing
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) ISO 9000
5 4 (25.00%) C
5 4 (25.00%) EMC
5 4 (25.00%) C++
5 4 (25.00%) Electronics
5 4 (25.00%) LabVIEW
5 4 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (25.00%) Qt
5 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (18.75%) Content Management
6 3 (18.75%) Adobe
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
7 2 (12.50%) E-Learning
7 2 (12.50%) VLE
7 2 (12.50%) Video Editing
7 2 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) Learning Management System

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (6.25%) Grunt
General
1 7 (43.75%) Legal
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Publishing
4 4 (25.00%) Electronics
5 1 (6.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) Qt
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) LESS
4 1 (6.25%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Open Source
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Learning Management System
3 2 (12.50%) E-Learning
3 2 (12.50%) VLE
3 2 (12.50%) Video Editing
4 1 (6.25%) Online Gambling
4 1 (6.25%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (18.75%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C
1 4 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) EMC
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe
3 2 (12.50%) Blackboard
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
County Durham
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Betting Appointments
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago