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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 120 115 110
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 21 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 0.98% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.06% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 14
Average salary £40,750 £48,750 £38,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.41% +25.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,250 £28,430
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
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
2157 2264 2154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.85% 92.48% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 1657 1751
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,800 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Reading

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 23 (54.76%) User Experience
2 18 (42.86%) HTML
3 15 (35.71%) jQuery
3 15 (35.71%) CSS
4 14 (33.33%) Marketing
5 12 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 11 (26.19%) Photoshop
6 11 (26.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (26.19%) HTML5
7 9 (21.43%) UX Design
7 9 (21.43%) Degree
7 9 (21.43%) Adobe
8 8 (19.05%) Fireworks
8 8 (19.05%) Electronics
9 7 (16.67%) CSS3
10 6 (14.29%) Graphic Design
11 5 (11.90%) Ergonomics
11 5 (11.90%) Human Factors
11 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
11 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
11 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
12 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (9.52%) Validation
12 4 (9.52%) CCNP
12 4 (9.52%) LAN
12 4 (9.52%) Cisco
12 4 (9.52%) WAN
12 4 (9.52%) PHP
12 4 (9.52%) .NET

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
3 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Photoshop
1 11 (26.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (19.05%) Fireworks
3 3 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (4.76%) InDesign
4 2 (4.76%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (4.76%) RoboHelp
4 2 (4.76%) MS Office
5 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
5 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.76%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) LAN
1 4 (9.52%) WAN
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) MPLS
3 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) IDOL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.14%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (33.33%) Marketing
2 8 (19.05%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) French Language
3 2 (4.76%) German Language
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) HTML
2 15 (35.71%) CSS
2 15 (35.71%) jQuery
3 11 (26.19%) HTML5
4 7 (16.67%) CSS3
5 4 (9.52%) .NET
5 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.14%) XHTML
6 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (54.76%) User Experience
2 6 (14.29%) Graphic Design
3 5 (11.90%) Ergonomics
3 5 (11.90%) Human Factors
4 4 (9.52%) E-Learning
5 3 (7.14%) Social Media
5 3 (7.14%) Psychology
6 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (21.43%) UX Design
3 4 (9.52%) Web Design
3 4 (9.52%) Validation
4 3 (7.14%) Migration
4 3 (7.14%) SEO
4 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.14%) Web Analytics
4 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 3 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (7.14%) Analytics
4 3 (7.14%) Online Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (2.38%) CRM
6 1 (2.38%) Data Management
6 1 (2.38%) Email Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.38%) ERP
6 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.52%) PHP
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) CCNP
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) CCDA
4 3 (7.14%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Plesk
1 1 (2.38%) cPanel
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Adobe
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) Meridio
4 2 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) Talend
5 1 (2.38%) Informatica
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
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