The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 85 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.88% 0.84% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.86% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 4
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -41.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,500 £38,850
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £47,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Designer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1113 1169 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.06% 98.57% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1027 730
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Designer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Designer Salary Trend in South Wales

Designer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Designer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Cardiff +3 9 £32,500 -25.28% 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £22,500 -
Designer
Wales

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 17 (65.38%) User Experience
2 16 (61.54%) CSS
2 16 (61.54%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) Adobe
4 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (38.46%) Marketing
5 10 (38.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 10 (38.46%) Axure RP
6 9 (34.62%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (34.62%) Photoshop
7 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 7 (26.92%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (26.92%) Google
8 7 (26.92%) MVC
9 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco
9 4 (15.38%) Games
9 4 (15.38%) Scrum
10 3 (11.54%) VMware
10 3 (11.54%) Clustering
10 3 (11.54%) Degree
10 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
10 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
10 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (11.54%) VMware Server
10 3 (11.54%) jQuery
10 3 (11.54%) Time Management
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (34.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (34.62%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.85%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.85%) InDesign
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
1 1 (3.85%) NX-OS
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Axure RP
1 10 (38.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (38.46%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) CSS
1 16 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.54%) CSS3
3 3 (11.54%) HTML5
3 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 2 (7.69%) D3.js
5 1 (3.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Clustering
4 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
1 3 (11.54%) Solaris
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (26.92%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
4 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
4 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.54%) Resilience Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (11.54%) Server Building
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Creative Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Content Management
5 2 (7.69%) Online Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Web Design
6 1 (3.85%) CAD
6 1 (3.85%) Infographics
6 1 (3.85%) Network Management
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Firmware
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Adobe
2 7 (26.92%) Google
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
4 3 (11.54%) Dell
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) NetApp
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.54%) Veritas
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago