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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 67 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.42% 2.42% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.49% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 13
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,100 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
663 882 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.91% 96.92% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 589 773 799
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 23 September 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 4 (30.77%) Siebel
2 4 (30.77%) EAI
2 4 (30.77%) Adobe
2 4 (30.77%) Acrobat
2 4 (30.77%) Siebel EIM
2 4 (30.77%) Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 3 (23.08%) MS Access
3 3 (23.08%) Graphic Design
3 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (23.08%) Axure RP
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (15.38%) iRise
4 2 (15.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (15.38%) B2B
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (7.69%) InDesign

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
2 4 (30.77%) Acrobat
3 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (7.69%) InDesign
5 1 (7.69%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (7.69%) MS Office
5 1 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Siebel EIM
2 3 (23.08%) MS Access
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (23.08%) Axure RP
2 2 (15.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Graphic Design
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) EAI
1 4 (30.77%) Web Design
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) Siebel
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) iRise
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft