The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 53 49 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 27 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.69% 3.03% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 3.07% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 1
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +17.64%
Designer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
706 781 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.45% 98.74% 92.15%
Number of salaries quoted 588 649 852
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £28,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Designer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Designer Salary Trend in Oxford

Designer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 25 (64.10%) User Experience
2 23 (58.97%) Photoshop
2 23 (58.97%) Adobe
3 18 (46.15%) Mobile App
4 14 (35.90%) Degree
5 13 (33.33%) HTML
6 12 (30.77%) Publishing
6 12 (30.77%) Axure RP
7 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
7 11 (28.21%) CSS
8 10 (25.64%) MS Visio
8 10 (25.64%) Information Architecture
8 10 (25.64%) iRise
8 10 (25.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 9 (23.08%) Data Modelling
9 9 (23.08%) Usability Testing
9 9 (23.08%) UX Design
10 8 (20.51%) Graphic Design
10 8 (20.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (17.95%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (17.95%) Adobe Illustrator
11 7 (17.95%) InDesign
12 6 (15.38%) Adobe Premiere
12 6 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (15.38%) 3ds Max
12 6 (15.38%) Adobe After Effects
12 6 (15.38%) Animation
12 6 (15.38%) Video Editing
12 6 (15.38%) CINEMA 4D
12 6 (15.38%) Final Cut Pro

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Applications
1 23 (58.97%) Photoshop
2 10 (25.64%) MS Visio
3 8 (20.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (17.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (17.95%) InDesign
5 6 (15.38%) Adobe Premiere
5 6 (15.38%) 3ds Max
5 6 (15.38%) Adobe After Effects
5 6 (15.38%) CINEMA 4D
5 6 (15.38%) Final Cut Pro
6 3 (7.69%) Acrobat
7 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
8 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MS Access
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Axure RP
2 10 (25.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (10.26%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (5.13%) FrontPage
5 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (30.77%) Publishing
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) HTML
2 11 (28.21%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) jQuery
4 2 (5.13%) XML
5 1 (2.56%) CSS3
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) XHTML
5 1 (2.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (64.10%) User Experience
2 18 (46.15%) Mobile App
3 8 (20.51%) Graphic Design
4 6 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (15.38%) Animation
4 6 (15.38%) Video Editing
4 6 (15.38%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (2.56%) New Media
5 1 (2.56%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Information Architecture
2 9 (23.08%) Data Modelling
2 9 (23.08%) Usability Testing
2 9 (23.08%) UX Design
3 7 (17.95%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (5.13%) Email Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Web Design
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.56%) CRM
5 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.56%) EAI
5 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.56%) B2B
5 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Data Management
5 1 (2.56%) Data Architecture
5 1 (2.56%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Adobe
2 10 (25.64%) iRise
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Siebel
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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