The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 51 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 27 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.60% 4.46% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 4.66% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 25
Average salary £25,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +2.04%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Designer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
733 708 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.60% 95.68% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 523 651 628
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Designer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Designer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Northampton -17 23 £25,000 -50.00% 1
Kettering 0 2 £16,000 -64.44% 1
Designer
East Midlands

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 26 (53.06%) Java
2 24 (48.98%) Oracle
2 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) Open Source
3 23 (46.94%) Google Apps
3 23 (46.94%) OpenStack
3 23 (46.94%) Linux
3 23 (46.94%) Apache
3 23 (46.94%) Tomcat
3 23 (46.94%) MySQL
3 23 (46.94%) SAN
3 23 (46.94%) Google
4 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (42.86%) Cisco
6 20 (40.82%) LAN
6 20 (40.82%) WAN
6 20 (40.82%) Translating Business Requirements
7 19 (38.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (38.78%) Red Hat
8 15 (30.61%) Marketing
9 14 (28.57%) User Experience
10 12 (24.49%) Adobe
11 10 (20.41%) Web Development
12 9 (18.37%) Photography
12 9 (18.37%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (18.37%) Typography
12 9 (18.37%) Iconography
13 7 (14.29%) Finance
14 6 (12.24%) Photoshop
14 6 (12.24%) CSS

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 23 (46.94%) Apache
1 23 (46.94%) OpenStack
1 23 (46.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Photoshop
2 5 (10.20%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.04%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 23 (46.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) SAN
2 20 (40.82%) LAN
2 20 (40.82%) WAN
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) Big Data
2 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (30.61%) Marketing
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) CSS
1 6 (12.24%) HTML
1 6 (12.24%) jQuery
2 4 (8.16%) CSS3
2 4 (8.16%) HTML5
3 3 (6.12%) Sass
4 2 (4.08%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (2.04%) .NET
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) J2EE
5 1 (2.04%) WCF
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) User Experience
2 9 (18.37%) Photography
3 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 23 (46.94%) Linux
3 19 (38.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Open Source
2 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (40.82%) Translating Business Requirements
4 10 (20.41%) Web Development
5 9 (18.37%) Iconography
5 9 (18.37%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (18.37%) Typography
6 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.12%) MVC
6 3 (6.12%) SDLC
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.12%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.08%) Business Development
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.08%) Coaching
7 2 (4.08%) Demand Management
7 2 (4.08%) ERP
7 2 (4.08%) ETL
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) Java
2 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.16%) C#
4 3 (6.12%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) CITP
2 2 (4.08%) MBCS
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Oracle
2 23 (46.94%) Google
3 21 (42.86%) Cisco
4 19 (38.78%) Red Hat
5 12 (24.49%) Adobe
6 2 (4.08%) Ab Initio
6 2 (4.08%) Cognizant
6 2 (4.08%) Informatica
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.08%) Teradata
7 1 (2.04%) IBM
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