The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 45 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 21 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.05% 3.78% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 3.90% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 11
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Designer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
502 616 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.72% 97.01% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 401 537 531
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Designer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Designer Salary Trend in Northampton

Designer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 31 (70.45%) Java
1 31 (70.45%) MySQL
1 31 (70.45%) Oracle
1 31 (70.45%) Windows
1 31 (70.45%) Linux
1 31 (70.45%) Apache
1 31 (70.45%) Tomcat
1 31 (70.45%) SAN
1 31 (70.45%) Google
1 31 (70.45%) Google Apps
1 31 (70.45%) OpenStack
1 31 (70.45%) Server Virtualisation
2 30 (68.18%) Cisco
3 25 (56.82%) Open Source
4 24 (54.55%) Translating Business Requirements
5 22 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (38.64%) LAN
7 17 (38.64%) WAN
8 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
9 14 (31.82%) SDLC
9 14 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (22.73%) User Experience
10 10 (22.73%) Marketing
11 8 (18.18%) Web Development
11 8 (18.18%) Adobe
12 7 (15.91%) Typography
12 7 (15.91%) Iconography
12 7 (15.91%) Responsive Web Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 31 (70.45%) Apache
1 31 (70.45%) OpenStack
1 31 (70.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.55%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 31 (70.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (70.45%) SAN
2 17 (38.64%) LAN
2 17 (38.64%) WAN
3 14 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (70.45%) MySQL
General
1 10 (22.73%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) CSS
1 3 (6.82%) CSS3
1 3 (6.82%) HTML
1 3 (6.82%) HTML5
1 3 (6.82%) jQuery
2 2 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.73%) User Experience
3 7 (15.91%) Photography
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (70.45%) Linux
1 31 (70.45%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) Server Virtualisation
2 25 (56.82%) Open Source
3 24 (54.55%) Translating Business Requirements
4 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (31.82%) SDLC
6 8 (18.18%) Web Development
7 7 (15.91%) Iconography
7 7 (15.91%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (15.91%) Typography
8 2 (4.55%) MVC
8 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.27%) Market Research
9 1 (2.27%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) Google
1 31 (70.45%) Oracle
2 30 (68.18%) Cisco
3 22 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (18.18%) Adobe
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