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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 70 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 11 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.38% 0.36% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.37% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 17
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £36,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,400 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
763 803 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.85% 96.17% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 662 736 840
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 2 July 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 17 (68.00%) Photoshop
2 13 (52.00%) Adobe
2 13 (52.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (44.00%) Marketing
4 10 (40.00%) CSS
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 10 (40.00%) User Experience
5 9 (36.00%) InDesign
6 6 (24.00%) Adobe Premiere
6 6 (24.00%) Adobe After Effects
6 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
7 5 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
7 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 5 (20.00%) CSS3
7 5 (20.00%) Android Development
7 5 (20.00%) iOS Development
7 5 (20.00%) Mobile Development
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Subversion
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) Android
7 5 (20.00%) HTML5
7 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (20.00%) Apple
7 5 (20.00%) OO
7 5 (20.00%) Cocoa
7 5 (20.00%) Objective-C
8 4 (16.00%) Publishing
8 4 (16.00%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (16.00%) Project Management

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 17 (68.00%) Photoshop
2 13 (52.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (36.00%) InDesign
4 6 (24.00%) Adobe Premiere
4 6 (24.00%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (16.00%) CINEMA 4D
5 4 (16.00%) Final Cut Pro
5 4 (16.00%) 3ds Max
6 2 (8.00%) Fireworks
6 2 (8.00%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) ADSL
1 1 (4.00%) ISDN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
1 1 (4.00%) MPLS
1 1 (4.00%) 4G
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (8.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (8.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (44.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
1 10 (40.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) Cocoa
2 5 (20.00%) HTML5
2 5 (20.00%) CSS3
2 5 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) User Experience
2 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (16.00%) Graphic Design
3 4 (16.00%) Animation
3 4 (16.00%) Video Editing
3 4 (16.00%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (16.00%) Motion Graphics
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (8.00%) Blog
5 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.00%) Social Media
6 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Android
1 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (20.00%) OO
1 5 (20.00%) Android Development
1 5 (20.00%) iOS Development
1 5 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Web Development
3 3 (12.00%) B2B
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) User Stories
4 2 (8.00%) SEO
4 2 (8.00%) Web Design
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Adobe
2 5 (20.00%) Apple
3 2 (8.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Veeam
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) HP