The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 206 204 161
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 269 277 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.31% 1.21% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.28% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 209 239 284
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,600 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Designer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Designer Salary Trend in the South East

Designer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in the South East

Designer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Surrey +58 70 £42,500 +33.85% 7
Berkshire -27 55 £40,500 -19.00% 10
Hampshire -27 47 £52,500 +50.00% 5
Kent +19 20 £35,000 +40.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 20 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Oxfordshire +17 18 £35,000 +9.37% 6
West Sussex +11 18 £42,500 -2.29% 2
East Sussex -5 17 £30,000 +1.69% 4
M4 Corridor - 2 £40,000 -
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 276 (40.89%) HTML
2 269 (39.85%) User Experience
3 264 (39.11%) Photoshop
4 237 (35.11%) Adobe
5 235 (34.81%) CSS
6 192 (28.44%) JavaScript
7 171 (25.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 150 (22.22%) Marketing
9 141 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
10 112 (16.59%) Degree
11 103 (15.26%) InDesign
12 101 (14.96%) HTML5
13 95 (14.07%) jQuery
14 94 (13.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 76 (11.26%) Web Design
16 65 (9.63%) Information Architecture
17 64 (9.48%) Microsoft
18 63 (9.33%) Project Management
19 59 (8.74%) Responsive Web Design
20 58 (8.59%) E-Commerce
21 55 (8.15%) Mobile App
22 53 (7.85%) Web Development
23 51 (7.56%) Graphic Design
23 51 (7.56%) SQL
24 50 (7.41%) Windows
24 50 (7.41%) Telecoms
25 49 (7.26%) Service Delivery
26 47 (6.96%) CSS3
27 46 (6.81%) Finance
28 44 (6.52%) Retail

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 26 (3.85%) Node.js
2 24 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.11%) CMS
4 14 (2.07%) WordPress
5 13 (1.93%) Moodle
6 9 (1.33%) NetWeaver
7 7 (1.04%) Drupal
8 5 (0.74%) JBoss
9 3 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.44%) Apache
9 3 (0.44%) SAS
10 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.30%) Lync
10 2 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.15%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 264 (39.11%) Photoshop
2 171 (25.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 103 (15.26%) InDesign
4 94 (13.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 42 (6.22%) MS Excel
6 27 (4.00%) Adobe After Effects
7 20 (2.96%) MS Office
7 20 (2.96%) Acrobat
8 16 (2.37%) MS Visio
8 16 (2.37%) 3ds Max
8 16 (2.37%) Adobe Captivate
9 15 (2.22%) CINEMA 4D
9 15 (2.22%) Fireworks
10 10 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (1.19%) Adobe Premiere
12 6 (0.89%) Final Cut Pro
12 6 (0.89%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.30%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.30%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.33%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.59%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (0.44%) Magento
3 3 (0.44%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.63%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.59%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (0.59%) MailChimp
3 3 (0.44%) Pure360
4 1 (0.15%) SaaS
4 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.85%) SAN
2 24 (3.56%) VPN
3 19 (2.81%) NAS
3 19 (2.81%) WAN
4 15 (2.22%) MPLS
4 15 (2.22%) Firewall
5 13 (1.93%) LAN
5 13 (1.93%) Internet
6 10 (1.48%) OSPF
7 9 (1.33%) Broadband
8 8 (1.19%) VoIP
9 7 (1.04%) Network Security
9 7 (1.04%) 4G
9 7 (1.04%) BGP
10 6 (0.89%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.89%) Ethernet
10 6 (0.89%) 3G
11 5 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.59%) 2G
12 4 (0.59%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (5.93%) MySQL
2 29 (4.30%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.07%) NoSQL
4 12 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (1.78%) SAP BW
4 12 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.48%) MariaDB
6 8 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.89%) SAP BI
7 6 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.59%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (0.44%) QlikView
10 3 (0.44%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.44%) Big Data
10 3 (0.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 39 (5.78%) Axure RP
2 25 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
3 18 (2.67%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.33%) Subversion
5 6 (0.89%) RSpec
5 6 (0.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 6 (0.89%) Selenium
6 5 (0.74%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.59%) Maven
8 3 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.30%) ERwin
10 1 (0.15%) Lombardi
10 1 (0.15%) Firebug
10 1 (0.15%) Grunt
10 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.15%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.15%) Bower
General
1 150 (22.22%) Marketing
2 50 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 46 (6.81%) Finance
4 44 (6.52%) Retail
5 31 (4.59%) Games
6 25 (3.70%) Advertising
7 14 (2.07%) Publishing
8 9 (1.33%) Banking
9 5 (0.74%) Electronics
10 4 (0.59%) Legal
10 4 (0.59%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.30%) Automotive
11 2 (0.30%) French Language
11 2 (0.30%) German Language
11 2 (0.30%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (40.89%) HTML
2 235 (34.81%) CSS
3 101 (14.96%) HTML5
4 95 (14.07%) jQuery
5 47 (6.96%) CSS3
6 38 (5.63%) Flash
7 30 (4.44%) .NET
8 23 (3.41%) Web Services
9 20 (2.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 19 (2.81%) XSLT
11 17 (2.52%) AngularJS
11 17 (2.52%) ATL
12 16 (2.37%) Apache Cordova
12 16 (2.37%) LESS
12 16 (2.37%) PhoneGap
12 16 (2.37%) Sencha Touch
13 15 (2.22%) XHTML
14 9 (1.33%) SAP PI
14 9 (1.33%) J2EE
15 8 (1.19%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 269 (39.85%) User Experience
2 55 (8.15%) Mobile App
3 51 (7.56%) Graphic Design
4 43 (6.37%) Social Media
5 35 (5.19%) E-Learning
6 31 (4.59%) Human Factors
7 29 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (3.70%) Animation
9 24 (3.56%) Digital Media
10 20 (2.96%) Clustering
10 20 (2.96%) Ergonomics
11 15 (2.22%) Management Information System
12 14 (2.07%) Learning Management System
12 14 (2.07%) Computer Science
13 12 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.63%) RIA
15 9 (1.33%) Smartphone
16 7 (1.04%) Video Editing
16 7 (1.04%) Visualisation
16 7 (1.04%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 50 (7.41%) Windows
2 33 (4.89%) UNIX
3 28 (4.15%) Linux
4 26 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.19%) Solaris
7 6 (0.89%) Android
8 5 (0.74%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.74%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.59%) AIX
10 3 (0.44%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) SUSE
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (11.26%) Web Design
3 65 (9.63%) Information Architecture
4 63 (9.33%) Project Management
5 59 (8.74%) Responsive Web Design
6 58 (8.59%) E-Commerce
7 53 (7.85%) Web Development
8 49 (7.26%) Service Delivery
9 41 (6.07%) Scrum
10 40 (5.93%) Content Management
11 35 (5.19%) Digital Marketing
12 34 (5.04%) Analytics
13 33 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
13 33 (4.89%) B2B
14 32 (4.74%) SEO
15 31 (4.59%) Data Modelling
16 30 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
17 29 (4.30%) Enterprise Architecture
18 28 (4.15%) ETL
19 24 (3.56%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (28.44%) JavaScript
2 51 (7.56%) SQL
3 34 (5.04%) PHP
4 31 (4.59%) Java
5 24 (3.56%) Objective-C
6 19 (2.81%) C#
7 11 (1.63%) VB.NET
8 10 (1.48%) ABAP
8 10 (1.48%) VB
9 7 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.89%) Ruby
11 3 (0.44%) IronPython
11 3 (0.44%) Python
12 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.30%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.30%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.30%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (0.30%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.15%) Groovy
13 1 (0.15%) R
Qualifications
1 112 (16.59%) Degree
2 34 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (3.85%) CCNP
4 16 (2.37%) CCDP
5 11 (1.63%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.48%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.33%) CCIE
8 7 (1.04%) MCSE
8 7 (1.04%) CCDA
8 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.89%) JNCIS
10 5 (0.74%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.59%) CCIP
11 4 (0.59%) CCNA
11 4 (0.59%) VCAP
11 4 (0.59%) VCDX
12 3 (0.44%) HP ASE
12 3 (0.44%) HND
13 2 (0.30%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.19%) QA
2 3 (0.44%) WAI
3 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.30%) SLA
4 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.44%) XenApp
5 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (1.33%) Netcool
2 5 (0.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (0.59%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.59%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (0.59%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.15%) SCCM
5 1 (0.15%) Plesk
5 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.15%) cPanel
Vendors
1 237 (35.11%) Adobe
2 64 (9.48%) Microsoft
3 35 (5.19%) Cisco
4 31 (4.59%) Oracle
5 22 (3.26%) Business Objects
6 16 (2.37%) SAP
6 16 (2.37%) Sencha
7 15 (2.22%) Google
8 14 (2.07%) HP
9 13 (1.93%) Juniper
10 11 (1.63%) Facebook
10 11 (1.63%) Twitter
10 11 (1.63%) VMware
11 9 (1.33%) Sitecore
12 8 (1.19%) Apple
13 7 (1.04%) F5
13 7 (1.04%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.74%) iRise
14 5 (0.74%) IBM
14 5 (0.74%) EMC
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Battle, East Sussex
Rark Solutions
Salary: £16000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandwich
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,000 + 15% bonus + excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 25 days holiday, Group Pension & Medical
Posted: 12 days ago