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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 83 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 14 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.15% 0.97% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.03% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 6
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
1177 778 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.55% 93.96% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 652 812
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
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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 -18 9 £35,058 -6.51% 1
Bridgend +8 3 £26,000 -38.09%
Newport -12 2 £25,000 -16.66%
Designer
Wales

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 13 (54.17%) HTML
1 13 (54.17%) CSS
2 10 (41.67%) User Experience
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 5 (20.83%) Digital Media
6 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
6 4 (16.67%) Adobe
6 4 (16.67%) HTML5
6 4 (16.67%) Usability Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Banking
6 4 (16.67%) Web Design
7 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Information Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 3 (12.50%) .NET
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) CMS
8 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 2 (8.33%) SEO
8 2 (8.33%) Finance
8 2 (8.33%) Customer Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) MySQL
8 2 (8.33%) PHP
8 2 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (8.33%) Fireworks
8 2 (8.33%) CSS3

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) Joomla!
1 2 (8.33%) WordPress
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.33%) Fireworks
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) ATM
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) MPLS
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.17%) Frame Relay
1 1 (4.17%) IPsec
1 1 (4.17%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.17%) PVCS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) CSS
1 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) jQuery
3 4 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (8.33%) CSS3
5 2 (8.33%) Sass
5 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Digital Media
3 2 (8.33%) Graphic Design
3 2 (8.33%) Human Factors
4 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Usability Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Web Design
3 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Scrum
3 3 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Customer Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) SEO
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.17%) Web Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) VCP4
2 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.17%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Serena
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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