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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 37 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 27 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.79% 4.88% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 5.04% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 13
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £52,500 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +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
518 476 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.84% 96.75% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 495 422 396
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 39 (78.00%) Open Source
2 38 (76.00%) Java
3 29 (58.00%) LAN
3 29 (58.00%) WAN
3 29 (58.00%) MySQL
3 29 (58.00%) Windows
3 29 (58.00%) Linux
3 29 (58.00%) Apache
3 29 (58.00%) Tomcat
3 29 (58.00%) Cisco
4 28 (56.00%) SAN
5 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (50.00%) Google
6 25 (50.00%) Oracle
6 25 (50.00%) Google Apps
6 25 (50.00%) OpenStack
7 19 (38.00%) Red Hat
7 19 (38.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (26.00%) Hadoop
8 13 (26.00%) ETL
9 12 (24.00%) Finance
9 12 (24.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 12 (24.00%) Teradata
10 11 (22.00%) Big Data
10 11 (22.00%) Demand Management
11 8 (16.00%) Impala
11 8 (16.00%) Talend
11 8 (16.00%) Scala
11 8 (16.00%) Talend Open Studio
11 8 (16.00%) Pentaho

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 29 (58.00%) Apache
1 29 (58.00%) Tomcat
2 25 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 5 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (10.00%) InDesign
3 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.00%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 25 (50.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (58.00%) LAN
1 29 (58.00%) WAN
2 28 (56.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (58.00%) MySQL
2 13 (26.00%) Hadoop
3 11 (22.00%) Big Data
4 8 (16.00%) Impala
4 8 (16.00%) Pentaho
5 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (12.00%) HTML
2 6 (12.00%) CSS
3 3 (6.00%) HTML5
3 3 (6.00%) CSS3
4 2 (4.00%) jQuery
4 2 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 39 (78.00%) Open Source
2 3 (6.00%) Graphic Design
2 3 (6.00%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.00%) Animation
3 1 (2.00%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Windows
1 29 (58.00%) Linux
2 19 (38.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) ETL
3 11 (22.00%) Demand Management
4 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.00%) Web Design
6 2 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) Java
2 8 (16.00%) Scala
3 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Cisco
2 25 (50.00%) Google
2 25 (50.00%) Oracle
3 19 (38.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (24.00%) Teradata
5 8 (16.00%) Talend
5 8 (16.00%) Adobe
6 7 (14.00%) Informatica
6 7 (14.00%) Ab Initio
7 4 (8.00%) Cloudera
8 2 (4.00%) hybris
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