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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 82 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.84% 1.90% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.96% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 6
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +41.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
1168 1173 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.57% 96.78% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 1024 827
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -13 6 £32,500 -29.72% 1
Newport -3 3 £27,500 +10.00%
Designer
Wales

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (66.67%) HTML
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
2 11 (61.11%) Photoshop
2 11 (61.11%) User Experience
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (44.44%) Marketing
4 8 (44.44%) Adobe
5 7 (38.89%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 6 (33.33%) Axure RP
7 5 (27.78%) Google
7 5 (27.78%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) Web Development
8 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
9 3 (16.67%) HTML5
9 3 (16.67%) CSS3
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Games
10 2 (11.11%) Scrum
10 2 (11.11%) SEO
10 2 (11.11%) PHP
10 2 (11.11%) Graphic Design
10 2 (11.11%) jQuery
10 2 (11.11%) WordPress
10 2 (11.11%) Multimedia
10 2 (11.11%) CMS

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Photoshop
2 8 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
4 1 (5.56%) Revit
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Axure RP
1 6 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Games
3 2 (11.11%) Multimedia
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (16.67%) CSS3
3 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Graphic Design
3 2 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Email Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) SEO
5 2 (11.11%) Typography
6 1 (5.56%) CAD
6 1 (5.56%) Infographics
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Adobe
2 5 (27.78%) Google
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