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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 72 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.92% 1.12% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.17% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 14
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
729 852 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.54% 95.20% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 602 757 813
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 21 (63.64%) User Experience
2 18 (54.55%) Photoshop
2 18 (54.55%) Adobe
2 18 (54.55%) Mobile App
3 11 (33.33%) Axure RP
4 9 (27.27%) iRise
4 9 (27.27%) Information Architecture
4 9 (27.27%) Usability Testing
4 9 (27.27%) UX Design
4 9 (27.27%) Publishing
4 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
4 9 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 9 (27.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 8 (24.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (24.24%) InDesign
5 8 (24.24%) Adobe Premiere
5 8 (24.24%) Adobe After Effects
5 8 (24.24%) Degree
6 7 (21.21%) CSS
6 7 (21.21%) HTML
7 6 (18.18%) 3ds Max
7 6 (18.18%) Graphic Design
7 6 (18.18%) Animation
7 6 (18.18%) Video Editing
7 6 (18.18%) CINEMA 4D
7 6 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (18.18%) Final Cut Pro
7 6 (18.18%) Motion Graphics
7 6 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 18 (54.55%) Photoshop
2 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
3 8 (24.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (24.24%) InDesign
3 8 (24.24%) Adobe Premiere
3 8 (24.24%) Adobe After Effects
4 6 (18.18%) CINEMA 4D
4 6 (18.18%) Final Cut Pro
4 6 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (18.18%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) ADSL
1 1 (3.03%) ISDN
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
1 1 (3.03%) MPLS
1 1 (3.03%) 4G
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 9 (27.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (9.09%) Subversion
4 2 (6.06%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (27.27%) Publishing
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) HTML
1 7 (21.21%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) Cocoa
2 3 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) User Experience
2 18 (54.55%) Mobile App
3 6 (18.18%) Motion Graphics
3 6 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (18.18%) Graphic Design
3 6 (18.18%) Animation
3 6 (18.18%) Video Editing
4 2 (6.06%) Blog
4 2 (6.06%) Social Media
5 1 (3.03%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Android
1 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Data Modelling
1 9 (27.27%) Usability Testing
1 9 (27.27%) UX Design
1 9 (27.27%) Information Architecture
2 6 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (9.09%) Android Development
3 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile Development
3 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 3 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (6.06%) SEO
4 2 (6.06%) Web Design
4 2 (6.06%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Product Management
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Adobe
2 9 (27.27%) iRise
3 3 (9.09%) Apple
4 2 (6.06%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) Veeam
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) HP