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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 130 92 122
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 43 62 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.15% 1.88% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.97% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 18
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,700 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £50,750 £55,750
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
3538 3140 2979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.73% 95.41% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2325 2079 2080
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
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 24 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 24 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
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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 -12 25 £38,000 -11.62% 7
Edinburgh -22 11 £42,500 +15.64% 3
Stirling - 4 £50,000 -
Dundee -5 2 £38,750 +66.66%
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 33 (38.37%) HTML
2 30 (34.88%) CSS
3 25 (29.07%) Finance
4 23 (26.74%) Photoshop
5 22 (25.58%) Oracle
5 22 (25.58%) jQuery
6 19 (22.09%) Adobe
7 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
8 17 (19.77%) SQL
9 14 (16.28%) HTML5
10 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (13.95%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (12.79%) W3C
12 11 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (12.79%) Business Objects
12 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
13 10 (11.63%) MS Excel
13 10 (11.63%) Adobe Illustrator
13 10 (11.63%) Axure RP
13 10 (11.63%) CSS3
14 9 (10.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 9 (10.47%) Marketing
15 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
15 8 (9.30%) Informatica
16 7 (8.14%) XHTML
16 7 (8.14%) Windows
16 7 (8.14%) Web Development
16 7 (8.14%) Degree
16 7 (8.14%) Banking
17 6 (6.98%) Web Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (4.65%) CMS
2 3 (3.49%) WordPress
2 3 (3.49%) Drupal
3 2 (2.33%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.33%) SAS
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.16%) Apache
4 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (26.74%) Photoshop
2 10 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.65%) MS Office
4 4 (4.65%) Fireworks
5 3 (3.49%) Acrobat
5 3 (3.49%) InDesign
6 2 (2.33%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
7 1 (1.16%) 3ds Max
7 1 (1.16%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) VoIP
1 6 (6.98%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.33%) QlikView
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) DataStage
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.16%) MySQL
5 1 (1.16%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Axure RP
2 9 (10.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (5.81%) Dreamweaver
General
1 25 (29.07%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Marketing
3 7 (8.14%) Banking
4 4 (4.65%) Games
4 4 (4.65%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.33%) Retail
6 2 (2.33%) Advertising
6 2 (2.33%) Publishing
7 1 (1.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.37%) HTML
2 30 (34.88%) CSS
3 22 (25.58%) jQuery
4 14 (16.28%) HTML5
5 10 (11.63%) CSS3
6 7 (8.14%) XHTML
7 5 (5.81%) Middleware
8 4 (4.65%) Flash
9 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.33%) Apache Flex
9 2 (2.33%) Ajax
9 2 (2.33%) Spring
9 2 (2.33%) Sass
9 2 (2.33%) LESS
9 2 (2.33%) Semantic HTML
10 1 (1.16%) Apache Camel
10 1 (1.16%) Web Services
10 1 (1.16%) XML
10 1 (1.16%) .NET
10 1 (1.16%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) W3C
2 6 (6.98%) Replication
2 6 (6.98%) Clustering
3 5 (5.81%) Social Media
4 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.49%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.49%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.33%) Mobile Games
6 2 (2.33%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.33%) Photography
6 2 (2.33%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.33%) Social Gaming
6 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.16%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.16%) Psychology
7 1 (1.16%) Human Factors
7 1 (1.16%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) UNIX
3 1 (1.16%) Android
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) CentOS
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.95%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
4 7 (8.14%) Web Development
5 6 (6.98%) Web Design
5 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.98%) Usability Testing
5 6 (6.98%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (5.81%) ETL
6 5 (5.81%) Data Management
7 4 (4.65%) Scrum
7 4 (4.65%) SOA
7 4 (4.65%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.49%) Analytics
8 3 (3.49%) Master Data Management
8 3 (3.49%) ITIL
9 2 (2.33%) ITSM
9 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.33%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
2 17 (19.77%) SQL
3 6 (6.98%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) PHP
5 2 (2.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.16%) C#
6 1 (1.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.16%) COBIT
Vendors
1 22 (25.58%) Oracle
2 19 (22.09%) Adobe
3 11 (12.79%) Business Objects
4 8 (9.30%) Informatica
5 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.81%) SAP
7 3 (3.49%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (3.49%) IBM
7 3 (3.49%) Cognos
8 2 (2.33%) HP
8 2 (2.33%) Remedy
9 1 (1.16%) Facebook
9 1 (1.16%) Hyperion
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