The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 173 191 159
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 77 60 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.36% 1.01% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.04% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 70 41 60
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 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
5450 5769 5984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.56% 97.01% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4631 4893 5007
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Designer in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +10 29 £45,000 -2.70% 5
Wiltshire +18 19 £45,000 -10.00%
Cornwall - 12 £27,500 - 2
Gloucestershire -5 9 £30,000 +11.11%
Dorset +12 4 £42,500 -10.52% 5
Devon -7 3 - - 2
Somerset -3 2 £35,000 - 1
Designer
England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 77 (47.83%) HTML
2 69 (42.86%) CSS
3 63 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (37.27%) JavaScript
5 54 (33.54%) User Experience
6 51 (31.68%) Photoshop
7 50 (31.06%) Wireframes
8 38 (23.60%) Adobe Illustrator
9 31 (19.25%) Telecoms
10 27 (16.77%) PHP
11 26 (16.15%) Prototyping
12 24 (14.91%) Axure RP
13 22 (13.66%) Adobe
13 22 (13.66%) Finance
14 21 (13.04%) Web Design
14 21 (13.04%) jQuery
14 21 (13.04%) HTML5
15 20 (12.42%) WordPress
16 19 (11.80%) .NET
16 19 (11.80%) AngularJS
16 19 (11.80%) KnockoutJS
16 19 (11.80%) Front End Development
17 17 (10.56%) C#
17 17 (10.56%) Marketing
18 16 (9.94%) Security Cleared
18 16 (9.94%) E-Commerce
19 15 (9.32%) Scrum
20 14 (8.70%) SOA
21 13 (8.07%) Mentoring
21 13 (8.07%) CSS3

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (12.42%) WordPress
2 7 (4.35%) CMS
2 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.11%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.62%) Marvel
Applications
1 51 (31.68%) Photoshop
2 38 (23.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (7.45%) OmniGraffle
4 11 (6.83%) MS Visio
5 8 (4.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (4.35%) InDesign
6 7 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (2.48%) InVision
7 4 (2.48%) Pixate
8 2 (1.24%) Fireworks
8 2 (1.24%) MS Office
8 2 (1.24%) UXPin
9 1 (0.62%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.62%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.45%) LTE
2 9 (5.59%) Intranet
3 7 (4.35%) 2G
3 7 (4.35%) 4G
3 7 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (4.35%) WEP
4 6 (3.73%) Ethernet
4 6 (3.73%) GSM
4 6 (3.73%) IPsec
4 6 (3.73%) WCDMA
5 3 (1.86%) 3G
5 3 (1.86%) HSPA
5 3 (1.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (14.91%) Axure RP
2 7 (4.35%) StyleCop
2 7 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.11%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (1.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.62%) Subversion
General
1 31 (19.25%) Telecoms
2 22 (13.66%) Finance
3 17 (10.56%) Marketing
4 9 (5.59%) Electronics
5 7 (4.35%) Military
6 6 (3.73%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.73%) Multimedia
7 4 (2.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.62%) Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (47.83%) HTML
2 69 (42.86%) CSS
3 21 (13.04%) HTML5
3 21 (13.04%) jQuery
4 19 (11.80%) .NET
4 19 (11.80%) AngularJS
4 19 (11.80%) KnockoutJS
5 13 (8.07%) CSS3
5 13 (8.07%) Sass
6 12 (7.45%) React
7 8 (4.97%) LESS
8 7 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (4.35%) Node.js
8 7 (4.35%) REST
8 7 (4.35%) WCF
8 7 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (33.54%) User Experience
2 11 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.59%) Graphic Design
3 9 (5.59%) Smartphone
4 5 (3.11%) Learning Management System
4 5 (3.11%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.11%) SCORM
5 4 (2.48%) Cybercrime
5 4 (2.48%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.48%) New Media
5 4 (2.48%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.86%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.86%) W3C
7 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.62%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.62%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.62%) Android
1 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (31.06%) Wireframes
3 26 (16.15%) Prototyping
4 21 (13.04%) Web Design
5 19 (11.80%) Front End Development
6 16 (9.94%) E-Commerce
7 15 (9.32%) Scrum
8 14 (8.70%) SOA
9 13 (8.07%) Information Architecture
9 13 (8.07%) Mentoring
9 13 (8.07%) Usability Testing
10 10 (6.21%) High Availability
10 10 (6.21%) MVC
11 9 (5.59%) Analytics
11 9 (5.59%) UML
12 8 (4.97%) RUP
12 8 (4.97%) Use Case
13 7 (4.35%) Data Protection
13 7 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (37.27%) JavaScript
2 27 (16.77%) PHP
3 17 (10.56%) C#
4 10 (6.21%) Java
5 3 (1.86%) C
6 1 (0.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (9.94%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.21%) Degree
3 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.83%) QA
2 8 (4.97%) WCAG
Vendors
1 22 (13.66%) Adobe
2 9 (5.59%) Sony
3 7 (4.35%) Sencha
4 6 (3.73%) SAP
5 5 (3.11%) Kenexa
5 5 (3.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.11%) Progress
6 3 (1.86%) Actix
6 3 (1.86%) Ericsson
6 3 (1.86%) Huawei
6 3 (1.86%) Nokia
6 3 (1.86%) Nortel
7 2 (1.24%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.62%) Google
8 1 (0.62%) IBM
8 1 (0.62%) Sage
Cornwall
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 12 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dorset
Venn Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Venn Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wimborne
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Totnes, Devon
Cotterell Consulting
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Hayle
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, pension
Posted: 18 days ago