The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 121 119 114
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 24 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 1.17% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.27% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 17
Average salary £48,000 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £37,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Designer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2443 2368 1975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.14% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1786 1679
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Designer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Designer Salary Trend in Reading

Designer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Reading

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 20 (40.00%) Cisco
1 20 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 19 (38.00%) CCNP
3 16 (32.00%) CCDA
3 16 (32.00%) LAN
3 16 (32.00%) CheckPoint
4 14 (28.00%) Network Design
5 13 (26.00%) Network Security
5 13 (26.00%) CCDP
6 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
6 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 10 (20.00%) Aruba
7 10 (20.00%) WAN
8 9 (18.00%) CCIE
9 8 (16.00%) CCIP
9 8 (16.00%) Windows
10 7 (14.00%) CSS
10 7 (14.00%) HTML
10 7 (14.00%) WLAN
10 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.00%) Banking
10 7 (14.00%) Firewall
10 7 (14.00%) User Experience
11 6 (12.00%) F5
11 6 (12.00%) HTML5
11 6 (12.00%) jQuery
11 6 (12.00%) Marketing
11 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (12.00%) Photoshop

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.00%) CMS
2 3 (6.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.00%) InDesign
3 2 (4.00%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
4 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) LAN
2 13 (26.00%) Network Security
3 10 (20.00%) WAN
4 7 (14.00%) Firewall
4 7 (14.00%) WLAN
5 4 (8.00%) Wireless
6 3 (6.00%) BIG-IP
6 3 (6.00%) HTTPS
6 3 (6.00%) HTTP
7 2 (4.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.00%) VoIP
8 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.00%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) Axure RP
General
1 20 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Marketing
4 5 (10.00%) Finance
5 2 (4.00%) Automotive
6 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) HTML
1 7 (14.00%) CSS
2 6 (12.00%) jQuery
2 6 (12.00%) HTML5
3 4 (8.00%) CSS3
4 3 (6.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.00%) FMCG
3 2 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Network Design
2 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.00%) SEO
3 4 (8.00%) Web Development
3 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (8.00%) Analytics
3 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (6.00%) Time Management
5 2 (4.00%) Scrum
5 2 (4.00%) Web Design
5 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.00%) Release Management
6 1 (2.00%) Email Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Web Analytics
6 1 (2.00%) UX Design
6 1 (2.00%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (38.00%) CCNP
3 16 (32.00%) CCDA
4 13 (26.00%) CCDP
5 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (18.00%) CCIE
7 8 (16.00%) CCIP
8 5 (10.00%) MCP
8 5 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (6.00%) CCNA
9 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.00%) XenApp
2 3 (6.00%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Cisco
2 16 (32.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (20.00%) Aruba
4 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.00%) F5
6 5 (10.00%) McAfee
6 5 (10.00%) VMware
6 5 (10.00%) Citrix
7 4 (8.00%) Adobe
8 3 (6.00%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (6.00%) Teradata
9 2 (4.00%) Sourcefire
9 2 (4.00%) Juniper
10 1 (2.00%) Apple
10 1 (2.00%) Quark
10 1 (2.00%) HP
10 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
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