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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 51 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 21 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.88% 3.32% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 3.46% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 8
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £30,000 £34,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
717 635 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 98.22% 95.78% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 648 589 333
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 32 (60.38%) Java
2 30 (56.60%) Open Source
3 23 (43.40%) Oracle
4 22 (41.51%) Apache
5 21 (39.62%) Tomcat
5 21 (39.62%) Windows
5 21 (39.62%) Linux
5 21 (39.62%) MySQL
5 21 (39.62%) LAN
5 21 (39.62%) WAN
5 21 (39.62%) SAN
5 21 (39.62%) Google
5 21 (39.62%) Google Apps
5 21 (39.62%) OpenStack
6 20 (37.74%) Cisco
7 19 (35.85%) Finance
8 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
8 13 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (18.87%) User Experience
9 10 (18.87%) HTML
10 9 (16.98%) CSS
11 8 (15.09%) ETL
11 8 (15.09%) Big Data
11 8 (15.09%) HTML5
11 8 (15.09%) Hadoop
11 8 (15.09%) Demand Management
11 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
12 7 (13.21%) SDLC
12 7 (13.21%) Teradata

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 22 (41.51%) Apache
2 21 (39.62%) Tomcat
2 21 (39.62%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) SAS
4 2 (3.77%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 21 (39.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) LAN
1 21 (39.62%) WAN
1 21 (39.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) MySQL
2 8 (15.09%) Hadoop
2 8 (15.09%) Big Data
3 5 (9.43%) Impala
3 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.43%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (7.55%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.77%) SonarQube
3 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.77%) JUnit
3 2 (3.77%) JMeter
4 1 (1.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Legal
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Games
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) HTML
2 9 (16.98%) CSS
3 8 (15.09%) HTML5
4 3 (5.66%) Flash
4 3 (5.66%) jQuery
5 2 (3.77%) JDBC
6 1 (1.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) User Experience
2 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.43%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.77%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.89%) Ergonomics
5 1 (1.89%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.89%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Windows
1 21 (39.62%) Linux
2 13 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Open Source
2 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.09%) Demand Management
3 8 (15.09%) ETL
4 7 (13.21%) SDLC
5 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.66%) Web Design
7 3 (5.66%) CRM
8 2 (3.77%) Project Management
8 2 (3.77%) Customer Insight
8 2 (3.77%) DevOps
8 2 (3.77%) Wealth Management
9 1 (1.89%) Usability Testing
9 1 (1.89%) Lean Six Sigma
9 1 (1.89%) Information Architecture
9 1 (1.89%) Process Improvement
9 1 (1.89%) Workflow
9 1 (1.89%) Migration
9 1 (1.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) Java
2 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.43%) Scala
4 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Oracle
2 21 (39.62%) Google
3 20 (37.74%) Cisco
4 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
5 7 (13.21%) Teradata
6 6 (11.32%) Adobe
7 5 (9.43%) Informatica
7 5 (9.43%) Ab Initio
7 5 (9.43%) Talend
8 3 (5.66%) Cloudera
8 3 (5.66%) Citrix
9 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
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