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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 124 121 119
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 15 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 1.00% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.04% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 8
Average salary £52,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.50% +10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
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
1983 2302 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.34% 95.76% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1603 1616
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Reading

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (36.96%) HTML
1 17 (36.96%) User Experience
2 15 (32.61%) CSS
2 15 (32.61%) Axure RP
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco
4 13 (28.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (28.26%) OmniGraffle
5 12 (26.09%) Photoshop
6 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 9 (19.57%) Palo Alto
7 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
7 9 (19.57%) Wireless
7 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
7 9 (19.57%) CCNP
8 8 (17.39%) jQuery
8 8 (17.39%) Degree
8 8 (17.39%) Graphic Design
8 8 (17.39%) CCDP
9 7 (15.22%) Project Management
9 7 (15.22%) Web Design
9 7 (15.22%) Adobe
9 7 (15.22%) SaaS
10 6 (13.04%) IP Telephony
10 6 (13.04%) Network Design
10 6 (13.04%) Web Development
10 6 (13.04%) Cisco IPT
10 6 (13.04%) CCVP
11 5 (10.87%) CCDA
11 5 (10.87%) MPLS

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (28.26%) OmniGraffle
2 12 (26.09%) Photoshop
3 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (4.35%) InDesign
4 2 (4.35%) MS Office
5 1 (2.17%) MS Project
5 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Wireless
2 6 (13.04%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (13.04%) IP Telephony
3 5 (10.87%) MPLS
3 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.70%) Network Security
4 4 (8.70%) VLAN
4 4 (8.70%) VPN
4 4 (8.70%) WLAN
5 3 (6.52%) Firewall
6 2 (4.35%) BIG-IP
6 2 (4.35%) LAN
6 2 (4.35%) WAN
7 1 (2.17%) BGP
7 1 (2.17%) OSPF
7 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Axure RP
2 2 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) HTML
2 15 (32.61%) CSS
3 8 (17.39%) jQuery
4 2 (4.35%) CSS3
4 2 (4.35%) Middleware
4 2 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.17%) Ext JS
5 1 (2.17%) REST
5 1 (2.17%) Sencha Touch
5 1 (2.17%) SOAP
5 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) User Experience
2 8 (17.39%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.35%) Psychology
3 2 (4.35%) Social Media
3 2 (4.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Project Management
1 7 (15.22%) Web Design
2 6 (13.04%) Network Design
2 6 (13.04%) Web Development
3 4 (8.70%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
4 3 (6.52%) Front End Development
4 3 (6.52%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (6.52%) SOA
5 2 (4.35%) BPMN
5 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) SEO
5 2 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.17%) CRM
6 1 (2.17%) Information Architecture
6 1 (2.17%) MVC
6 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.17%) C#
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) CCNP
1 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.39%) CCDP
2 8 (17.39%) Degree
3 6 (13.04%) CCVP
4 5 (10.87%) CCDA
5 4 (8.70%) CCIE
6 3 (6.52%) CCIP
6 3 (6.52%) CCNA
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
2 9 (19.57%) Palo Alto
3 7 (15.22%) Adobe
4 3 (6.52%) Fortinet
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) F5
5 2 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Aruba
6 1 (2.17%) Sencha
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