The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 76 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.84% - 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £24,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Designer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
342 337 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 96.07% 93.09% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 273 302 279
Average salary £40,000 £38,536 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.79% +2.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,350 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Designer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Designer across the Portsmouth region.

Designer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (62.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) Information Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (37.50%) Axure RP
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 3 (37.50%) Fireworks
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (37.50%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) LAMP
3 2 (25.00%) SolidWorks
3 2 (25.00%) CAD
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) Siemens
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) HNC
3 2 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Moodle
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (12.50%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
1 3 (37.50%) Fireworks
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (37.50%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Axure RP
2 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Social Media
4 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (12.50%) Animation
4 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (37.50%) Information Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) CAD
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) HNC
1 2 (25.00%) HND
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Siemens
1 2 (25.00%) SolidWorks
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Apple