The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 58 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 14 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.14% 2.49% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.63% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 3
Average salary £49,000 £41,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.78% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
614 380 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.03% 94.76% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 540 332 446
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Designer
Northamptonshire

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 23 April 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 28 (80.00%) Windows
1 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 27 (77.14%) Apache
2 27 (77.14%) Tomcat
2 27 (77.14%) LAN
2 27 (77.14%) WAN
2 27 (77.14%) MySQL
2 27 (77.14%) Open Source
3 26 (74.29%) SaaS
3 26 (74.29%) IaaS
4 22 (62.86%) Cisco
5 21 (60.00%) SAN
6 19 (54.29%) Java
6 19 (54.29%) Google
6 19 (54.29%) Google Apps
7 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (42.86%) OpenStack
8 15 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
8 15 (42.86%) hybris
8 15 (42.86%) Oracle
8 15 (42.86%) Project Management
9 12 (34.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 6 (17.14%) Adobe
10 6 (17.14%) Network Design
11 5 (14.29%) CCIE
11 5 (14.29%) CCNP
11 5 (14.29%) CCNA
11 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
11 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (11.43%) Finance

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 27 (77.14%) Apache
1 27 (77.14%) Tomcat
2 15 (42.86%) OpenStack
3 3 (8.57%) WordPress
4 2 (5.71%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (74.29%) SaaS
1 26 (74.29%) IaaS
2 19 (54.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) LAN
1 27 (77.14%) WAN
2 21 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (2.86%) HSRP
4 1 (2.86%) OSPF
4 1 (2.86%) BGP
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (77.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (8.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) jQuery
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.86%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) CSS3
2 1 (2.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (77.14%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
1 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) Project Management
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
3 6 (17.14%) Network Design
4 3 (8.57%) Web Design
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) CCIE
1 5 (14.29%) CCNP
1 5 (14.29%) CCNA
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco
2 19 (54.29%) Google
3 15 (42.86%) hybris
3 15 (42.86%) Oracle
4 6 (17.14%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) F5
5 1 (2.86%) Fortinet