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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 136 112 94
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 15 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.62% 1.29% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.38% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 11
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2224 2251 2012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.40% 93.48% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1528 1694 1617
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 4 May 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Reading

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 18 (42.86%) User Experience
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 12 (28.57%) CSS
4 11 (26.19%) Adobe
4 11 (26.19%) jQuery
5 9 (21.43%) Graphic Design
6 8 (19.05%) Degree
6 8 (19.05%) Marketing
6 8 (19.05%) HTML5
7 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 6 (14.29%) LAN
8 6 (14.29%) Cisco
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 6 (14.29%) CCNP
8 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (14.29%) Social Media
9 5 (11.90%) Analytics
9 5 (11.90%) Ergonomics
9 5 (11.90%) Human Factors
9 5 (11.90%) Network Security
9 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
9 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
9 5 (11.90%) Web Analytics
9 5 (11.90%) SEO
9 5 (11.90%) CCDA
9 5 (11.90%) CCDP
9 5 (11.90%) PHP
9 5 (11.90%) Photoshop

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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%) WordPress
2 2 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (11.90%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.76%) MS Office
3 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) InDesign
3 2 (4.76%) Fireworks
3 2 (4.76%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (2.38%) MS Project
4 1 (2.38%) RoboHelp
4 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Google Analytics
1 4 (9.52%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) LAN
2 5 (11.90%) Network Security
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) MPLS
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) VoIP
4 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) IDOL
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (19.05%) Marketing
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Automotive
3 2 (4.76%) French Language
3 2 (4.76%) German Language
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) HTML
2 12 (28.57%) CSS
3 11 (26.19%) jQuery
4 8 (19.05%) HTML5
5 2 (4.76%) CSS3
5 2 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.38%) LAMP
6 1 (2.38%) .NET
6 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) User Experience
2 9 (21.43%) Graphic Design
3 6 (14.29%) Social Media
4 5 (11.90%) Ergonomics
4 5 (11.90%) Human Factors
5 3 (7.14%) E-Learning
6 2 (4.76%) Psychology
6 2 (4.76%) FMCG
7 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 5 (11.90%) Analytics
2 5 (11.90%) Web Analytics
2 5 (11.90%) SEO
3 4 (9.52%) Validation
3 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
3 4 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.14%) Online Marketing
4 3 (7.14%) Web Design
5 2 (4.76%) Migration
5 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (4.76%) UX Design
6 1 (2.38%) Coaching
6 1 (2.38%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (2.38%) Email Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Web Development
6 1 (2.38%) Content Management
6 1 (2.38%) Network Design
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.90%) PHP
3 2 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) CCNP
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) CCDA
3 5 (11.90%) CCDP
4 2 (4.76%) CCIE
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) XenApp
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Plesk
1 1 (2.38%) cPanel
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Adobe
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Meridio
5 1 (2.38%) Aruba
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
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Salary: From £24,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £21000 per annum + Exc Bens
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