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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 201 192 153
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 291 316 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.36% 1.35% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.42% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 214 260 295
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
20363 22203 21325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 94.80% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16368 17762 17621
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 £65,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +54 84 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Berkshire -43 64 £52,500 +31.25% 10
Hampshire -22 62 £57,500 +59.72% 10
West Sussex +17 22 £34,000 -21.83% 4
Buckinghamshire +11 17 £62,500 +73.61% 1
Oxfordshire -2 17 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Kent +16 12 £35,000 +40.00% 2
East Sussex -27 10 £40,000 +26.98% 3
M4 Corridor - 2 £40,000 -
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 299 (42.71%) HTML
2 286 (40.86%) User Experience
3 279 (39.86%) Photoshop
4 258 (36.86%) Adobe
5 253 (36.14%) CSS
6 198 (28.29%) JavaScript
7 178 (25.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 151 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
9 144 (20.57%) Marketing
10 111 (15.86%) InDesign
11 107 (15.29%) Degree
11 107 (15.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 105 (15.00%) HTML5
13 96 (13.71%) jQuery
14 82 (11.71%) Web Design
15 72 (10.29%) Information Architecture
16 64 (9.14%) Responsive Web Design
17 62 (8.86%) Graphic Design
18 61 (8.71%) Web Development
19 60 (8.57%) Microsoft
20 58 (8.29%) Telecoms
21 56 (8.00%) Mobile App
22 50 (7.14%) Project Management
22 50 (7.14%) Windows
22 50 (7.14%) E-Commerce
23 49 (7.00%) SQL
24 46 (6.57%) Social Media
25 45 (6.43%) MySQL
25 45 (6.43%) Flash
25 45 (6.43%) Scrum

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (3.71%) Node.js
2 22 (3.14%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.00%) CMS
4 15 (2.14%) WordPress
5 11 (1.57%) Moodle
6 10 (1.43%) Drupal
7 8 (1.14%) NetWeaver
8 7 (1.00%) SAS
9 4 (0.57%) JBoss
10 3 (0.43%) Apache
10 3 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.29%) Lync
11 2 (0.29%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.14%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 279 (39.86%) Photoshop
2 178 (25.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 111 (15.86%) InDesign
4 107 (15.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 37 (5.29%) MS Excel
6 30 (4.29%) Adobe After Effects
7 26 (3.71%) Acrobat
8 20 (2.86%) MS Visio
9 18 (2.57%) Fireworks
9 18 (2.57%) MS Office
10 16 (2.29%) 3ds Max
11 15 (2.14%) Adobe Captivate
12 14 (2.00%) CINEMA 4D
13 10 (1.43%) OmniGraffle
14 8 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (1.14%) Adobe Premiere
15 6 (0.86%) Final Cut Pro
16 2 (0.29%) AutoCAD
17 1 (0.14%) RoboHelp
17 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.29%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.57%) Remedy AR System
2 4 (0.57%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.43%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.86%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.57%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (0.57%) MailChimp
3 3 (0.43%) Pure360
4 1 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.57%) VPN
2 24 (3.43%) SAN
3 21 (3.00%) WAN
4 18 (2.57%) LAN
5 16 (2.29%) MPLS
5 16 (2.29%) Firewall
6 15 (2.14%) NAS
7 11 (1.57%) Internet
8 10 (1.43%) Broadband
8 10 (1.43%) Network Security
8 10 (1.43%) OSPF
9 8 (1.14%) VoIP
10 7 (1.00%) BGP
10 7 (1.00%) 4G
11 6 (0.86%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.86%) 3G
11 6 (0.86%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.57%) WLAN
12 4 (0.57%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (6.43%) MySQL
2 30 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 16 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.29%) NoSQL
4 12 (1.71%) MariaDB
5 10 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (1.29%) SAP BW
6 9 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (0.86%) SAP BI
8 6 (0.86%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.71%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (0.57%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 3 (0.43%) SAP HANA
11 3 (0.43%) Big Data
11 3 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 44 (6.29%) Axure RP
2 29 (4.14%) Dreamweaver
3 24 (3.43%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 6 (0.86%) RSpec
5 6 (0.86%) Selenium
5 6 (0.86%) LoadRunner
5 6 (0.86%) Subversion
6 3 (0.43%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.29%) Maven
7 2 (0.29%) ERwin
7 2 (0.29%) Firebug
8 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.14%) Lombardi
8 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.14%) Grunt
8 1 (0.14%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.14%) Bower
General
1 144 (20.57%) Marketing
2 58 (8.29%) Telecoms
3 44 (6.29%) Finance
4 39 (5.57%) Retail
5 34 (4.86%) Games
6 24 (3.43%) Advertising
7 12 (1.71%) Publishing
8 10 (1.43%) Banking
9 4 (0.57%) Legal
9 4 (0.57%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.29%) French Language
10 2 (0.29%) German Language
10 2 (0.29%) Military
10 2 (0.29%) Automotive
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (42.71%) HTML
2 253 (36.14%) CSS
3 105 (15.00%) HTML5
4 96 (13.71%) jQuery
5 45 (6.43%) Flash
6 43 (6.14%) CSS3
7 28 (4.00%) .NET
8 21 (3.00%) Web Services
9 17 (2.43%) ATL
9 17 (2.43%) AngularJS
10 16 (2.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (2.29%) Apache Cordova
10 16 (2.29%) PhoneGap
10 16 (2.29%) Sencha Touch
10 16 (2.29%) LESS
11 15 (2.14%) XHTML
12 13 (1.86%) XSLT
13 11 (1.57%) Sass
14 9 (1.29%) SAP PI
15 7 (1.00%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 286 (40.86%) User Experience
2 62 (8.86%) Graphic Design
3 56 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 46 (6.57%) Social Media
5 37 (5.29%) E-Learning
6 31 (4.43%) Animation
6 31 (4.43%) Digital Media
7 27 (3.86%) Human Factors
8 26 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (3.14%) Clustering
10 16 (2.29%) Ergonomics
11 14 (2.00%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.86%) W3C
13 12 (1.71%) Learning Management System
13 12 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.57%) RIA
15 10 (1.43%) Computer Science
16 9 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
16 9 (1.29%) Smartphone
17 7 (1.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 50 (7.14%) Windows
2 27 (3.86%) Apple iOS
3 26 (3.71%) UNIX
4 25 (3.57%) Linux
5 15 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.00%) Android
7 6 (0.86%) Windows XP
7 6 (0.86%) Solaris
8 5 (0.71%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.57%) AIX
10 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.29%) SUSE
10 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (11.71%) Web Design
3 72 (10.29%) Information Architecture
4 64 (9.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 61 (8.71%) Web Development
6 50 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 50 (7.14%) Project Management
7 45 (6.43%) Service Delivery
7 45 (6.43%) Scrum
8 37 (5.29%) Content Management
9 36 (5.14%) Analytics
10 35 (5.00%) Data Modelling
11 34 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (4.86%) SEO
11 34 (4.86%) Enterprise Architecture
12 31 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (4.29%) B2B
14 27 (3.86%) Usability Testing
15 26 (3.71%) ETL
16 24 (3.43%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 198 (28.29%) JavaScript
2 49 (7.00%) SQL
3 39 (5.57%) PHP
4 23 (3.29%) Objective-C
5 21 (3.00%) Java
6 19 (2.71%) C#
7 12 (1.71%) ABAP
8 11 (1.57%) VB.NET
9 10 (1.43%) VB
10 7 (1.00%) ActionScript 3.0
10 7 (1.00%) ActionScript
11 6 (0.86%) Ruby
11 6 (0.86%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.57%) Python
13 3 (0.43%) IronPython
14 1 (0.14%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.14%) C
14 1 (0.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 107 (15.29%) Degree
2 39 (5.57%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (4.43%) CCNP
4 20 (2.86%) CCDP
5 12 (1.71%) CCIE
6 11 (1.57%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.57%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.43%) CCDA
8 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.00%) MCSE
9 6 (0.86%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.71%) JNCIS
11 4 (0.57%) CCIP
11 4 (0.57%) CCNA
11 4 (0.57%) VCDX
11 4 (0.57%) VCAP
12 3 (0.43%) HP ASE
12 3 (0.43%) HND
13 2 (0.29%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.29%) QA
2 4 (0.57%) WAI
3 2 (0.29%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (2.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.71%) IAG
5 3 (0.43%) XenApp
6 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (1.43%) Netcool
2 6 (0.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (0.57%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (0.57%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 4 (0.57%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.14%) SCCM
5 1 (0.14%) Plesk
5 1 (0.14%) cPanel
5 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 258 (36.86%) Adobe
2 60 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 41 (5.86%) Cisco
4 24 (3.43%) Oracle
5 19 (2.71%) Business Objects
6 17 (2.43%) Google
7 16 (2.29%) Sencha
8 14 (2.00%) SAP
8 14 (2.00%) Juniper
9 13 (1.86%) HP
10 12 (1.71%) Facebook
10 12 (1.71%) Twitter
11 11 (1.57%) VMware
12 9 (1.29%) iRise
13 8 (1.14%) Sitecore
13 8 (1.14%) Quark
13 8 (1.14%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.00%) Apple
14 7 (1.00%) F5
15 6 (0.86%) EMC
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Modis
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Salary: £highly competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CEM
Salary: From £24,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Reigate
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reigate
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent, see ad for details
Posted: 12 days ago