The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 105 122 103
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 68 43 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.04% 1.16% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.23% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 53 32 38
Average salary £51,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £23,650 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,250 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3133 3505 2872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.97% 94.76% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 2252 1884
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015.

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 August 2015. 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 +16 43 £51,500 +47.14% 1
Edinburgh +3 14 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Dundee -1 8 £37,500 +20.96% 2
Aberdeen +11 2 £34,750 +39.00% 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 40 (40.00%) Oracle
2 39 (39.00%) SOA
3 38 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (38.00%) Oracle Database
4 33 (33.00%) CSS
5 32 (32.00%) WebLogic
6 31 (31.00%) Java
6 31 (31.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 30 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 29 (29.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 29 (29.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 29 (29.00%) JavaScript
8 29 (29.00%) Middleware
9 28 (28.00%) Finance
10 25 (25.00%) SQL
10 25 (25.00%) jQuery
11 24 (24.00%) PL/SQL
12 23 (23.00%) User Experience
13 20 (20.00%) SDLC
13 20 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 20 (20.00%) XML
13 20 (20.00%) RDBMS
13 20 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
14 19 (19.00%) Web Services
14 19 (19.00%) HTML
15 17 (17.00%) J2EE
15 17 (17.00%) Oracle Database 10g
15 17 (17.00%) Performance Testing
15 17 (17.00%) Java EE
16 15 (15.00%) Waterfall

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 32 (32.00%) WebLogic
2 30 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 29 (29.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (5.00%) SAS
5 3 (3.00%) CMS
5 3 (3.00%) Drupal
5 3 (3.00%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (3.00%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.00%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (9.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (6.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.00%) MS Project
4 4 (4.00%) MS Office
4 4 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.00%) InDesign
6 1 (1.00%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) SAN
1 4 (4.00%) Intranet
1 4 (4.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.00%) LDAP
3 1 (1.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (38.00%) Oracle Database
2 31 (31.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 20 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 17 (17.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (6.00%) DataStage
7 5 (5.00%) Data Mart
7 5 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (5.00%) Big Data
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.00%) MySQL
8 3 (3.00%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.00%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.00%) HBase
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.00%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.00%) IBM BigInsights
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (3.00%) JDeveloper
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.00%) Grunt
3 1 (1.00%) gulp
General
1 28 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Marketing
2 6 (6.00%) Games
3 3 (3.00%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Advertising
4 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.00%) CSS
2 29 (29.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 29 (29.00%) Middleware
3 25 (25.00%) jQuery
4 20 (20.00%) XML
4 20 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
5 19 (19.00%) Web Services
5 19 (19.00%) HTML
6 17 (17.00%) J2EE
6 17 (17.00%) Java EE
7 14 (14.00%) XSLT
8 13 (13.00%) WebCenter
9 11 (11.00%) HTML5
10 9 (9.00%) CSS3
11 4 (4.00%) JSP
12 3 (3.00%) Spring
12 3 (3.00%) Hibernate
12 3 (3.00%) Flash
12 3 (3.00%) JRuby
12 3 (3.00%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.00%) User Experience
2 14 (14.00%) Mathematics
2 14 (14.00%) Physics
2 14 (14.00%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.00%) Graphic Design
4 7 (7.00%) iPad
4 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.00%) Social Gaming
7 2 (2.00%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.00%) W3C
8 1 (1.00%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.00%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.00%) UNIX
2 6 (6.00%) Linux
3 3 (3.00%) Windows
4 2 (2.00%) Android
4 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.00%) Solaris
5 1 (1.00%) AIX
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.00%) SOA
2 38 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (20.00%) SDLC
4 17 (17.00%) Performance Testing
5 15 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
7 10 (10.00%) Line Management
7 10 (10.00%) BPEL
8 9 (9.00%) Software Delivery
9 8 (8.00%) Analytics
9 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.00%) Scrum
10 7 (7.00%) Quality Management
10 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.00%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (6.00%) ERP
11 6 (6.00%) Content Management
11 6 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (5.00%) Web Design
12 5 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.00%) Java
2 29 (29.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (25.00%) SQL
4 24 (24.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.00%) Jython
5 3 (3.00%) PHP
5 3 (3.00%) Groovy
6 2 (2.00%) C#
7 1 (1.00%) Python
7 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) HND
2 1 (1.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) MOM
2 1 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 40 (40.00%) Oracle
2 12 (12.00%) Adobe
3 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.00%) SAP
4 5 (5.00%) Cognos
4 5 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (2.00%) IBM
5 2 (2.00%) Symantec
5 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.00%) Dell
6 1 (1.00%) EMC
6 1 (1.00%) Citrix
6 1 (1.00%) CA
6 1 (1.00%) Veritas
6 1 (1.00%) Green Hat
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