The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 66 31 60
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 11 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.47% 5.57% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 5.79% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 6
Average salary £34,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.29% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Designer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
716 518 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.85% 96.10% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 595 450 484
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Designer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Designer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 10 (71.43%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) UNIX
2 10 (71.43%) JBoss
2 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 10 (71.43%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 10 (71.43%) Banking
2 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
3 8 (57.14%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) WordPress
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Sass
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Network Management
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Broadband
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WLAN
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) SNMP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) 802.11
1 1 (7.14%) MPLS
1 1 (7.14%) OSPF
1 1 (7.14%) BGP-4
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (71.43%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 10 (71.43%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) Sass
5 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) SOA
2 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
1 10 (71.43%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) AirMagnet
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