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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 137 128 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 21 47 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 1.18% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.24% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 28
Average salary £50,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.03% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £21,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
2946 3783 3031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.03% 94.74% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 2471 1793
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,275 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +3 17 £50,500 +53.03% 1
Edinburgh +2 2 £31,000 -24.84% 3
Dundee +2 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 20 (47.62%) HTML
1 20 (47.62%) CSS
2 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Finance
4 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) User Experience
5 10 (23.81%) Adobe
6 9 (21.43%) Oracle
6 9 (21.43%) Marketing
6 9 (21.43%) HTML5
6 9 (21.43%) Big Data
6 9 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (16.67%) CSS3
7 7 (16.67%) jQuery
7 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 7 (16.67%) SQL
8 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 6 (14.29%) WordPress
8 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
9 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
9 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
9 5 (11.90%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (11.90%) Quality Management
9 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (11.90%) DataStage
9 5 (11.90%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (11.90%) Business Objects
9 5 (11.90%) SAP
9 5 (11.90%) SAS
9 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (14.29%) WordPress
2 5 (11.90%) SAS
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.76%) Moodle
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.38%) Drupal
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (9.52%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.76%) MS Office
4 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Intranet
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) NAS
2 1 (2.38%) SAN
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) Big Data
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (11.90%) DataStage
3 5 (11.90%) RDBMS
3 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JDeveloper
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Marketing
3 4 (9.52%) Advertising
3 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Multimedia
4 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) HTML
1 20 (47.62%) CSS
2 9 (21.43%) HTML5
3 7 (16.67%) CSS3
3 7 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (7.14%) XML
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.76%) Middleware
5 2 (4.76%) WCF
5 2 (4.76%) WPF
5 2 (4.76%) Sass
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.38%) Yii
6 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.38%) Symfony
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) W3C
2 4 (9.52%) Photography
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.76%) VLE
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Social Gaming
4 1 (2.38%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) UNIX
2 2 (4.76%) Solaris
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
3 5 (11.90%) Quality Management
3 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Web Design
5 3 (7.14%) Web Development
5 3 (7.14%) Usability Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.14%) SOA
5 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.76%) OO
6 2 (4.76%) B2B
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) MVC
6 2 (4.76%) Pay per click
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) WCAG
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Adobe
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (11.90%) Business Objects
3 5 (11.90%) SAP
3 5 (11.90%) Cognos
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Veritas
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec
5 1 (2.38%) Facebook
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