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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 49 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 28 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.73% 3.01% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 3.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 1
Average salary £49,000 £49,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.51%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
709 775 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.53% 93.37% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 634 684 473
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -3 24 £49,000 - 4
Kettering - 2 £45,000 -
Designer
East Midlands

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 45 (71.43%) Java
2 43 (68.25%) Open Source
3 32 (50.79%) Windows
3 32 (50.79%) Linux
4 29 (46.03%) Apache
4 29 (46.03%) Tomcat
4 29 (46.03%) MySQL
4 29 (46.03%) LAN
4 29 (46.03%) WAN
4 29 (46.03%) Cisco
4 29 (46.03%) SAN
5 25 (39.68%) Google
5 25 (39.68%) Oracle
5 25 (39.68%) Google Apps
5 25 (39.68%) OpenStack
6 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (26.98%) Finance
7 17 (26.98%) Red Hat
7 17 (26.98%) ETL
7 17 (26.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (25.40%) Hadoop
8 16 (25.40%) Teradata
8 16 (25.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 13 (20.63%) Big Data
10 12 (19.05%) Demand Management
11 11 (17.46%) Adobe
11 11 (17.46%) Informatica
12 10 (15.87%) Legal
13 9 (14.29%) Ab Initio
13 9 (14.29%) HTML

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 29 (46.03%) Apache
1 29 (46.03%) Tomcat
2 25 (39.68%) OpenStack
3 6 (9.52%) SAS
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 6 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (7.94%) InDesign
4 2 (3.17%) Fireworks
4 2 (3.17%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (3.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.59%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 25 (39.68%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (46.03%) LAN
1 29 (46.03%) WAN
1 29 (46.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.03%) MySQL
2 16 (25.40%) Hadoop
3 13 (20.63%) Big Data
4 9 (14.29%) Impala
4 9 (14.29%) Pentaho
5 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Legal
3 6 (9.52%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
4 2 (3.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (14.29%) HTML
2 9 (14.29%) CSS
3 4 (6.35%) .NET
3 4 (6.35%) jQuery
3 4 (6.35%) HTML5
4 3 (4.76%) CSS3
5 2 (3.17%) Flash
5 2 (3.17%) XHTML
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.59%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (68.25%) Open Source
2 4 (6.35%) User Experience
3 3 (4.76%) Graphic Design
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (3.17%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.79%) Windows
1 32 (50.79%) Linux
2 17 (26.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.98%) ETL
3 12 (19.05%) Demand Management
4 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.76%) Web Design
7 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.59%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.59%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.59%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) Java
2 9 (14.29%) Scala
3 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.17%) PHP
5 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Cisco
2 25 (39.68%) Oracle
2 25 (39.68%) Google
3 17 (26.98%) Red Hat
4 16 (25.40%) Teradata
5 11 (17.46%) Adobe
5 11 (17.46%) Informatica
6 9 (14.29%) Ab Initio
6 9 (14.29%) Talend
7 5 (7.94%) Cloudera
8 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
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