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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 92 131 105
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 71 43 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.25% 1.16% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 1.22% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 33 36
Average salary £51,250 £38,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.86% -1.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £24,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
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
2958 3515 3112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.70% 94.74% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 2303 2050
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +35 47 £51,500 +35.52% 3
Edinburgh +8 15 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Dundee -2 4 £31,487 -18.74% 1
West Lothian - 3 - -
Stirling -5 1 - -
Angus - 1 - -
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 41 (43.62%) Oracle
2 38 (40.43%) Oracle Database
3 37 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (34.04%) SOA
5 31 (32.98%) CSS
6 30 (31.91%) Finance
7 27 (28.72%) WebLogic
8 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
8 26 (27.66%) SQL
8 26 (27.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 25 (26.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 25 (26.60%) Java
9 25 (26.60%) PL/SQL
10 24 (25.53%) Middleware
10 24 (25.53%) Oracle Fusion
10 24 (25.53%) Oracle Service Bus
11 22 (23.40%) jQuery
11 22 (23.40%) HTML
12 20 (21.28%) RDBMS
12 20 (21.28%) User Experience
12 20 (21.28%) Relational Database
13 19 (20.21%) Waterfall
13 19 (20.21%) Web Services
14 16 (17.02%) XML
15 15 (15.96%) Oracle ADF
15 15 (15.96%) SDLC
16 14 (14.89%) UNIX
17 13 (13.83%) Photoshop
17 13 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (13.83%) Software Delivery

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (28.72%) WebLogic
2 25 (26.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 24 (25.53%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (9.57%) SAS
5 3 (3.19%) CMS
5 3 (3.19%) Drupal
5 3 (3.19%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.19%) WordPress
5 3 (3.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (3.19%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.06%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Photoshop
2 10 (10.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (6.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.13%) InDesign
4 2 (2.13%) MS Office
5 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.06%) MS Project
5 1 (1.06%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) SAN
1 4 (4.26%) Intranet
1 4 (4.26%) Internet
2 3 (3.19%) LDAP
3 1 (1.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.43%) Oracle Database
2 26 (27.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (21.28%) RDBMS
3 20 (21.28%) Relational Database
4 13 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (12.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (11.70%) Big Data
7 10 (10.64%) DataStage
8 9 (9.57%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (9.57%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (6.38%) Data Mart
10 4 (4.26%) MySQL
11 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
11 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
11 3 (3.19%) Apache Hive
11 3 (3.19%) HBase
12 1 (1.06%) IBM BigInsights
12 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.06%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.19%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (3.19%) JDeveloper
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.06%) Grunt
3 1 (1.06%) gulp
General
1 30 (31.91%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Marketing
3 4 (4.26%) Games
4 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.13%) Advertising
5 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.98%) CSS
2 24 (25.53%) Oracle Fusion
2 24 (25.53%) Middleware
3 22 (23.40%) HTML
3 22 (23.40%) jQuery
4 19 (20.21%) Web Services
5 16 (17.02%) XML
6 15 (15.96%) Oracle ADF
7 13 (13.83%) WebCenter
8 12 (12.77%) HTML5
8 12 (12.77%) Java EE
8 12 (12.77%) J2EE
9 9 (9.57%) XSLT
9 9 (9.57%) CSS3
10 4 (4.26%) JSP
11 3 (3.19%) JRuby
11 3 (3.19%) Java EE 5
11 3 (3.19%) Flash
11 3 (3.19%) .NET
11 3 (3.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) User Experience
2 9 (9.57%) Mathematics
2 9 (9.57%) Physics
2 9 (9.57%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.51%) iPad
4 6 (6.38%) Graphic Design
4 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.13%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.06%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.06%) Photography
7 1 (1.06%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.06%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.06%) W3C
7 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) UNIX
2 7 (7.45%) Linux
3 3 (3.19%) Windows
3 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.19%) Solaris
4 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.06%) AIX
4 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.04%) SOA
3 19 (20.21%) Waterfall
4 15 (15.96%) SDLC
5 13 (13.83%) Software Delivery
6 12 (12.77%) Performance Testing
7 11 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (11.70%) Quality Management
8 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
9 9 (9.57%) BPEL
9 9 (9.57%) Line Management
9 9 (9.57%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.45%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (7.45%) Analytics
10 7 (7.45%) Scrum
11 6 (6.38%) Web Design
11 6 (6.38%) ERP
11 6 (6.38%) Content Management
11 6 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (5.32%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
1 26 (27.66%) SQL
2 25 (26.60%) Java
2 25 (26.60%) PL/SQL
3 5 (5.32%) PHP
4 3 (3.19%) Jython
4 3 (3.19%) Groovy
5 2 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (1.06%) R
6 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) WCAG
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) MOM
2 1 (1.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 41 (43.62%) Oracle
2 11 (11.70%) Adobe
3 10 (10.64%) SAP
4 9 (9.57%) Cognos
4 9 (9.57%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.13%) Symantec
7 2 (2.13%) Veritas
8 1 (1.06%) VMware
8 1 (1.06%) Google
8 1 (1.06%) IBM
8 1 (1.06%) Dell
8 1 (1.06%) EMC
8 1 (1.06%) Citrix
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