The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 120 103 127
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 43 59 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.18% 1.83% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.92% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 16
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3452 3075 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.41% 92.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2020 2015
Average salary £40,000 £40,799 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% +5.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Designer
UK

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Designer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Designer Salary Trend in Scotland

Designer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Designer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -14 27 £38,000 -13.63% 7
Edinburgh -27 9 £42,500 +19.71% 2
Dundee -5 3 £32,500 +39.78% 1
Stirling - 2 £50,000 -
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 34 (37.78%) HTML
2 32 (35.56%) CSS
3 25 (27.78%) Finance
4 24 (26.67%) Oracle
5 23 (25.56%) Photoshop
5 23 (25.56%) jQuery
6 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 19 (21.11%) Adobe
8 18 (20.00%) SQL
9 15 (16.67%) HTML5
10 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (13.33%) W3C
11 12 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (12.22%) CSS3
12 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (12.22%) Data Modelling
12 11 (12.22%) Business Objects
12 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
13 10 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
13 10 (11.11%) Axure RP
14 9 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 9 (10.00%) Marketing
15 8 (8.89%) Degree
15 8 (8.89%) Banking
15 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
15 8 (8.89%) Informatica
15 8 (8.89%) Usability Testing
16 7 (7.78%) XHTML
16 7 (7.78%) UNIX
16 7 (7.78%) Windows

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (4.44%) CMS
2 3 (3.33%) WordPress
2 3 (3.33%) Drupal
3 2 (2.22%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.22%) SAS
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.11%) Apache
4 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (25.56%) Photoshop
2 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
3 10 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (7.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (5.56%) MS Office
6 4 (4.44%) Fireworks
7 3 (3.33%) Acrobat
7 3 (3.33%) InDesign
8 2 (2.22%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
9 1 (1.11%) 3ds Max
9 1 (1.11%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) VoIP
1 6 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.22%) MySQL
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.22%) QlikView
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) DataStage
6 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.11%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Axure RP
2 9 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (27.78%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Marketing
3 8 (8.89%) Banking
4 5 (5.56%) Games
5 4 (4.44%) Multimedia
6 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.33%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.22%) Retail
7 2 (2.22%) Advertising
7 2 (2.22%) Publishing
8 1 (1.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.78%) HTML
2 32 (35.56%) CSS
3 23 (25.56%) jQuery
4 15 (16.67%) HTML5
5 11 (12.22%) CSS3
6 7 (7.78%) XHTML
7 4 (4.44%) Flash
7 4 (4.44%) Middleware
8 3 (3.33%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.33%) Spring
9 2 (2.22%) Java EE
9 2 (2.22%) Ajax
9 2 (2.22%) Web Services
9 2 (2.22%) Sass
9 2 (2.22%) LESS
9 2 (2.22%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (2.22%) Apache Flex
10 1 (1.11%) JRuby
10 1 (1.11%) Java EE 5
10 1 (1.11%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) W3C
2 6 (6.67%) Replication
2 6 (6.67%) Clustering
3 5 (5.56%) Social Media
4 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.33%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.33%) Social Gaming
5 3 (3.33%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.22%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.22%) Photography
6 2 (2.22%) Mobile Games
6 2 (2.22%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.11%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (1.11%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.11%) Psychology
7 1 (1.11%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) UNIX
1 7 (7.78%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Android
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.11%) CentOS
3 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (12.22%) Data Modelling
4 8 (8.89%) Usability Testing
5 7 (7.78%) Web Development
6 6 (6.67%) Web Design
6 6 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 5 (5.56%) ETL
7 5 (5.56%) Scrum
7 5 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.56%) Data Management
8 4 (4.44%) SOA
9 3 (3.33%) User Experience Design
9 3 (3.33%) Analytics
9 3 (3.33%) Master Data Management
9 3 (3.33%) ITIL
10 2 (2.22%) Service Management
10 2 (2.22%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 18 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (6.67%) Java
4 3 (3.33%) PHP
5 2 (2.22%) Ruby
6 1 (1.11%) Groovy
6 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.11%) C#
6 1 (1.11%) C++
6 1 (1.11%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.11%) COBIT
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) Oracle
2 19 (21.11%) Adobe
3 11 (12.22%) Business Objects
4 8 (8.89%) Informatica
5 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.56%) SAP
7 3 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (3.33%) Cognos
8 2 (2.22%) IBM
8 2 (2.22%) HP
8 2 (2.22%) Remedy
8 2 (2.22%) Facebook
9 1 (1.11%) Hyperion
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