The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 75 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.12% 1.44% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.53% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 10
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,100 £43,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
848 918 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.07% 94.64% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 754 805 589
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Designer
Oxfordshire

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 24 April 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database
3 12 (35.29%) CSS
3 12 (35.29%) HTML
4 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) jQuery
5 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (23.53%) Degree
6 8 (23.53%) Graphic Design
6 8 (23.53%) .NET
6 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 8 (23.53%) User Experience Design
7 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
7 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
7 6 (17.65%) Finance
8 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
8 5 (14.71%) Java
9 4 (11.76%) C++
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.76%) QA
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (11.76%) Axure RP
10 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Validation
10 3 (8.82%) Change Management
10 3 (8.82%) Flash
10 3 (8.82%) MS Visio

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.88%) Drupal
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.94%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) CSS
1 12 (35.29%) HTML
2 10 (29.41%) jQuery
3 8 (23.53%) .NET
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) Flash
5 2 (5.88%) XSL
6 1 (2.94%) CSS3
6 1 (2.94%) Sass
6 1 (2.94%) LESS
6 1 (2.94%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Graphic Design
2 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) User Experience Design
2 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Validation
3 3 (8.82%) Change Management
3 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.88%) B2B
4 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.88%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Web Development
5 1 (2.94%) Web Design
5 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) WCAG
2 1 (2.94%) WAI
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) iRise
2 1 (2.94%) Sencha
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe