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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 60 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 18 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.34% 0.94% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 0.98% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 21
Average salary £37,500 £48,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
726 714 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.53% 95.58% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 599 657 810
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £61,250
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 3 August 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 12 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 12 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (45.83%) Marketing
2 11 (45.83%) User Experience
3 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 10 (41.67%) Android
4 8 (33.33%) InDesign
4 8 (33.33%) Adobe
5 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 7 (29.17%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) Games
7 5 (20.83%) Cocoa
7 5 (20.83%) Objective-C
7 5 (20.83%) OO
7 5 (20.83%) Apple
7 5 (20.83%) Subversion
7 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.83%) Mobile Games
7 5 (20.83%) HTML5
7 5 (20.83%) Game Development
7 5 (20.83%) CSS3
7 5 (20.83%) Cocoa Touch
7 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
7 5 (20.83%) Android Development
7 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
7 5 (20.83%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 5 (20.83%) Mobile Development
8 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (12.50%) B2B
9 3 (12.50%) Project Management

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 12 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (33.33%) InDesign
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (8.33%) Fireworks
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (8.33%) Axure RP
2 2 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (45.83%) Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
1 7 (29.17%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) Cocoa
2 5 (20.83%) HTML5
2 5 (20.83%) CSS3
2 5 (20.83%) Cocoa Touch
2 5 (20.83%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile Games
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
4 2 (8.33%) Blog
4 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (8.33%) Social Media
5 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Android
1 10 (41.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) OO
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
1 5 (20.83%) Game Development
1 5 (20.83%) Android Development
1 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
1 5 (20.83%) Mobile Development
2 3 (12.50%) Web Development
2 3 (12.50%) B2B
2 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) SEO
3 2 (8.33%) Web Design
3 2 (8.33%) Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (4.17%) Information Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Objective-C
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Adobe
2 5 (20.83%) Apple
3 2 (8.33%) Google
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