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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 114 115 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 24 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.01% 1.27% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.38% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 10
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -30.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £57,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +14.28%
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
2225 2171 1826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.96% 91.64% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1655 1562
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 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 23 January 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Reading

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (41.18%) Cisco
1 21 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (39.22%) CCNP
2 20 (39.22%) Telecoms
3 17 (33.33%) LAN
4 16 (31.37%) CCDA
4 16 (31.37%) CheckPoint
5 14 (27.45%) Network Design
5 14 (27.45%) User Experience
6 13 (25.49%) CCDP
7 12 (23.53%) Network Security
8 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
8 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
8 11 (21.57%) WAN
9 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
9 10 (19.61%) Aruba
10 9 (17.65%) Adobe
10 9 (17.65%) CCIE
10 9 (17.65%) HTML
10 9 (17.65%) CSS
11 8 (15.69%) CCIP
11 8 (15.69%) Windows
11 8 (15.69%) jQuery
11 8 (15.69%) Graphic Design
12 7 (13.73%) Marketing
12 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
12 7 (13.73%) WLAN
12 7 (13.73%) HTML5
13 6 (11.76%) Social Media
13 6 (11.76%) F5

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) WordPress
4 1 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.96%) Lync
4 1 (1.96%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 6 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (7.84%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.92%) Fireworks
3 2 (3.92%) InDesign
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.96%) MS Project
4 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) LAN
2 12 (23.53%) Network Security
3 11 (21.57%) WAN
4 7 (13.73%) WLAN
5 6 (11.76%) Firewall
6 4 (7.84%) Wireless
7 3 (5.88%) BIG-IP
8 2 (3.92%) VoIP
8 2 (3.92%) VPN
9 1 (1.96%) DNS
9 1 (1.96%) Internet
9 1 (1.96%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (39.22%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.73%) Marketing
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
4 3 (5.88%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Automotive
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) HTML
1 9 (17.65%) CSS
2 8 (15.69%) jQuery
3 7 (13.73%) HTML5
4 2 (3.92%) CSS3
5 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) User Experience
2 8 (15.69%) Graphic Design
3 6 (11.76%) Social Media
4 2 (3.92%) Ergonomics
4 2 (3.92%) Human Factors
4 2 (3.92%) FMCG
5 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Network Design
2 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
2 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.80%) Web Analytics
3 5 (9.80%) SEO
3 5 (9.80%) Analytics
4 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.84%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (5.88%) Online Marketing
6 2 (3.92%) Web Design
6 2 (3.92%) Scrum
6 2 (3.92%) UX Design
7 1 (1.96%) Change Control
7 1 (1.96%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (1.96%) Email Marketing
7 1 (1.96%) Release Management
7 1 (1.96%) Network Management
7 1 (1.96%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (39.22%) CCNP
3 16 (31.37%) CCDA
4 13 (25.49%) CCDP
5 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
5 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
6 9 (17.65%) CCIE
7 8 (15.69%) CCIP
8 6 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (9.80%) MCP
10 3 (5.88%) Degree
10 3 (5.88%) CCNA
11 1 (1.96%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.96%) MCSE
11 1 (1.96%) MCSA
11 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) Terminal Services
2 6 (11.76%) XenApp
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) cPanel
1 1 (1.96%) Plesk
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Cisco
2 16 (31.37%) CheckPoint
3 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) Aruba
4 9 (17.65%) Adobe
5 6 (11.76%) F5
5 6 (11.76%) Citrix
5 6 (11.76%) VMware
6 4 (7.84%) Google
7 2 (3.92%) Juniper
7 2 (3.92%) McAfee
7 2 (3.92%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.96%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) Quark
8 1 (1.96%) Apple
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