The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 60 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 11 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.70% 3.33% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 3.51% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.93%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Designer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
625 598 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.60% 94.92% 99.18%
Number of salaries quoted 537 483 525
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Designer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Designer Salary Trend in Slough

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Teradata
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Ab Initio
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) ERwin
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (22.22%) User Experience
4 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
5 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (16.67%) Legal
6 2 (11.11%) InDesign
6 2 (11.11%) Information Management
6 2 (11.11%) ATM
6 2 (11.11%) SDH
6 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.11%) DWDM
6 2 (11.11%) MPLS
6 2 (11.11%) Adobe
6 2 (11.11%) Cognizant

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (11.11%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) ATM
1 2 (11.11%) DWDM
1 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 2 (11.11%) MPLS
1 2 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (11.11%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) ERwin
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 4 (22.22%) ETL
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Information Management
4 2 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Ab Initio
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
1 4 (22.22%) Teradata
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) Cognizant