The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 178 169 124
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 69 71 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.14% 1.17% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.22% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 50 48 61
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5826 5804 4819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.25% 95.24% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4907 4800 4150
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Designer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Designer Salary Trend in the South West

Designer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in the South West

Designer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Bristol -26 24 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Wiltshire -8 15 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Dorset +12 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Devon -11 11 £23,250 -1.06%
Somerset +4 2 £35,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -19 2 £31,500 +5.00% 3
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 58 (48.74%) HTML
2 46 (38.66%) CSS
2 46 (38.66%) User Experience
3 43 (36.13%) Photoshop
4 33 (27.73%) Adobe Illustrator
5 26 (21.85%) JavaScript
6 22 (18.49%) Finance
6 22 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (17.65%) jQuery
8 20 (16.81%) HTML5
8 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (16.81%) Technical Analysis
9 18 (15.13%) Information Architecture
10 17 (14.29%) Adobe
11 16 (13.45%) Scrum
11 16 (13.45%) Degree
12 15 (12.61%) Marketing
12 15 (12.61%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (11.76%) CSS3
14 13 (10.92%) Web Design
15 12 (10.08%) Web Development
15 12 (10.08%) .NET
16 11 (9.24%) E-Commerce
16 11 (9.24%) Systems Analysis
16 11 (9.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 10 (8.40%) InDesign
18 9 (7.56%) Firewall
18 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
18 9 (7.56%) Sass

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (4.20%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.36%) WordPress
3 2 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.84%) SAS
4 1 (0.84%) CMS
4 1 (0.84%) Node.js
Applications
1 43 (36.13%) Photoshop
2 33 (27.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (9.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (8.40%) InDesign
5 6 (5.04%) Fireworks
6 4 (3.36%) MS Office
7 1 (0.84%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.84%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.84%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.84%) CATIA
7 1 (0.84%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.84%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.84%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.84%) Final Cut Pro
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.56%) Firewall
2 5 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.52%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.52%) DHCP
3 3 (2.52%) DNS
4 2 (1.68%) SSL
4 2 (1.68%) SAN
4 2 (1.68%) LAN
4 2 (1.68%) VoIP
5 1 (0.84%) WAN
5 1 (0.84%) PBX
5 1 (0.84%) Internet
5 1 (0.84%) BGP
5 1 (0.84%) DPNSS
5 1 (0.84%) QSIG
5 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.84%) VLAN
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.84%) ISDN
5 1 (0.84%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.68%) DB2
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.84%) MySQL
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.84%) QlikView
3 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (3.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (3.36%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.84%) Toad
4 1 (0.84%) Grunt
4 1 (0.84%) Subversion
4 1 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (18.49%) Finance
2 15 (12.61%) Marketing
3 5 (4.20%) Advertising
4 4 (3.36%) Publishing
4 4 (3.36%) Retail
5 3 (2.52%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Games
6 1 (0.84%) Military
6 1 (0.84%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.84%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (48.74%) HTML
2 46 (38.66%) CSS
3 21 (17.65%) jQuery
4 20 (16.81%) HTML5
5 14 (11.76%) CSS3
6 12 (10.08%) .NET
7 9 (7.56%) Sass
8 8 (6.72%) REST
8 8 (6.72%) SOAP
8 8 (6.72%) WCF
9 7 (5.88%) DOM
9 7 (5.88%) Flash
9 7 (5.88%) AngularJS
10 6 (5.04%) Sencha Touch
11 5 (4.20%) WSDL
11 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET
11 5 (4.20%) Middleware
12 3 (2.52%) Ajax
12 3 (2.52%) JSON
12 3 (2.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (38.66%) User Experience
2 7 (5.88%) W3C
3 5 (4.20%) Graphic Design
3 5 (4.20%) Learning Management System
4 4 (3.36%) E-Learning
5 3 (2.52%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.52%) Wiki
5 3 (2.52%) DataPower
5 3 (2.52%) iPad
6 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.68%) CESG
7 1 (0.84%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.84%) SCORM
7 1 (0.84%) Animation
7 1 (0.84%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.20%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) Android
2 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.52%) Linux
4 2 (1.68%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 20 (16.81%) Technical Analysis
3 18 (15.13%) Information Architecture
4 16 (13.45%) Scrum
5 15 (12.61%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (10.92%) Web Design
7 12 (10.08%) Web Development
8 11 (9.24%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (9.24%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.88%) TDD
10 6 (5.04%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.04%) SOA
10 6 (5.04%) UML
10 6 (5.04%) MVC
11 5 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.20%) Workflow
12 4 (3.36%) Customer Engagement
13 3 (2.52%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.85%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.72%) C#
3 4 (3.36%) PHP
4 3 (2.52%) SQL
5 1 (0.84%) Java
5 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (13.45%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.68%) MCSE
2 2 (1.68%) CCNA
2 2 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.84%) MCSA
3 1 (0.84%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) WCAG
2 3 (2.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.68%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) Adobe
2 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.88%) Cisco
4 6 (5.04%) Juniper
4 6 (5.04%) McAfee
4 6 (5.04%) Sourcefire
5 5 (4.20%) IBM
5 5 (4.20%) SAP
6 4 (3.36%) Citrix
6 4 (3.36%) Sencha
6 4 (3.36%) F5
7 3 (2.52%) VMware
7 3 (2.52%) Netezza
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle
7 3 (2.52%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.68%) Unisys
8 2 (1.68%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.68%) Informatica
8 2 (1.68%) Infoblox
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Salt
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30- £50,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: NEG DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
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