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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 128 127 147
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 117 92 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.95% 1.74% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.83% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 101 63 67
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
5762 5035 5224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.16% 95.34% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4817 4303 4604
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Wiltshire +17 46 £50,000 +66.66% 7
Bristol -7 31 £42,500 - 6
Dorset -12 18 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Gloucestershire +3 11 £33,500 -16.25% 1
Somerset +4 6 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Devon 0 4 £29,500 +5.35% 1
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 79 (34.50%) Finance
2 69 (30.13%) HTML
3 60 (26.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (24.45%) CSS
5 51 (22.27%) Systems Analysis
6 48 (20.96%) Degree
7 46 (20.09%) .NET
8 41 (17.90%) JavaScript
9 40 (17.47%) Photoshop
9 40 (17.47%) User Experience
10 39 (17.03%) jQuery
10 39 (17.03%) Oracle
10 39 (17.03%) Adobe
11 36 (15.72%) HTML5
12 33 (14.41%) C#
12 33 (14.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 31 (13.54%) Technical Analysis
13 31 (13.54%) Responsive Web Design
14 30 (13.10%) Security Cleared
14 30 (13.10%) Adobe Illustrator
15 29 (12.66%) Web Design
16 28 (12.23%) Data Warehouse
17 27 (11.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 25 (10.92%) SQL Server
18 25 (10.92%) Continuous Improvement
19 24 (10.48%) SC Cleared
20 23 (10.04%) Web Services
20 23 (10.04%) Dreamweaver
20 23 (10.04%) Information Management
21 21 (9.17%) PeopleSoft

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (8.73%) CMS
2 15 (6.55%) WebSphere
3 10 (4.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (3.93%) Drupal
4 9 (3.93%) WordPress
5 8 (3.49%) Joomla!
6 7 (3.06%) PowerExchange
6 7 (3.06%) Moodle
7 6 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (2.18%) Node.js
8 5 (2.18%) nginx
9 4 (1.75%) IIS
10 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 40 (17.47%) Photoshop
2 30 (13.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 27 (11.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (5.68%) InDesign
5 9 (3.93%) Fireworks
6 3 (1.31%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (1.31%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 17 (7.42%) Oracle General Ledger
1 17 (7.42%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (3.06%) Magento
3 4 (1.75%) WebTrends
4 3 (1.31%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.31%) SaaS
2 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.99%) Firewall
2 13 (5.68%) WAN
3 10 (4.37%) LAN
4 7 (3.06%) VPN
5 5 (2.18%) MPLS
5 5 (2.18%) Network Security
5 5 (2.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.75%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (1.75%) HSDPA
6 4 (1.75%) MIMO
6 4 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.75%) LTE
6 4 (1.75%) Unified Communications
6 4 (1.75%) SAN
6 4 (1.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.31%) VoIP
7 3 (1.31%) HTTP
7 3 (1.31%) ATM
7 3 (1.31%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.31%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.23%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (10.92%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.55%) DB2
4 10 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.75%) MySQL
5 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.44%) Ingres
7 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (10.04%) Dreamweaver
2 13 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.62%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.31%) Subversion
5 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.87%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
General
1 79 (34.50%) Finance
2 17 (7.42%) General Ledger
3 13 (5.68%) Marketing
4 12 (5.24%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.49%) Legal
6 6 (2.62%) Multimedia
6 6 (2.62%) Military
7 5 (2.18%) Banking
8 2 (0.87%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (30.13%) HTML
2 56 (24.45%) CSS
3 46 (20.09%) .NET
4 39 (17.03%) jQuery
5 36 (15.72%) HTML5
6 23 (10.04%) Web Services
7 20 (8.73%) REST
8 17 (7.42%) SOAP
8 17 (7.42%) Middleware
9 15 (6.55%) AngularJS
9 15 (6.55%) WCF
10 12 (5.24%) CSS3
10 12 (5.24%) WSDL
11 10 (4.37%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (4.37%) JSON
12 9 (3.93%) Sencha Touch
12 9 (3.93%) Sass
13 8 (3.49%) Dojo
14 7 (3.06%) Velocity
14 7 (3.06%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.47%) User Experience
2 21 (9.17%) Mobile App
3 16 (6.99%) Management Information System
4 14 (6.11%) Graphic Design
5 12 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.80%) Visualisation
6 11 (4.80%) E-Learning
7 9 (3.93%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.49%) Mainframe
8 8 (3.49%) Social Media
8 8 (3.49%) iPad
8 8 (3.49%) FMCG
9 5 (2.18%) GIS
9 5 (2.18%) Clustering
10 4 (1.75%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.75%) Animation
10 4 (1.75%) Blog
10 4 (1.75%) New Media
10 4 (1.75%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.31%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.73%) Windows
2 19 (8.30%) Apple iOS
3 17 (7.42%) Android
4 3 (1.31%) UNIX
4 3 (1.31%) Linux
5 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (26.20%) Stakeholder Management
2 51 (22.27%) Systems Analysis
3 33 (14.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 31 (13.54%) Responsive Web Design
4 31 (13.54%) Technical Analysis
5 29 (12.66%) Web Design
6 25 (10.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 23 (10.04%) Information Management
8 20 (8.73%) Analytics
9 19 (8.30%) MVC
10 18 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (7.42%) ITIL
11 17 (7.42%) Data Modelling
12 15 (6.55%) UML
13 13 (5.68%) Project Management
14 12 (5.24%) SOA
14 12 (5.24%) ETL
15 11 (4.80%) CRM
15 11 (4.80%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.90%) JavaScript
2 33 (14.41%) C#
3 21 (9.17%) PHP
4 7 (3.06%) SQL
4 7 (3.06%) Java
4 7 (3.06%) C
5 2 (0.87%) XQuery
5 2 (0.87%) XPath
5 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.44%) Python
6 1 (0.44%) Perl
6 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (20.96%) Degree
2 30 (13.10%) Security Cleared
3 24 (10.48%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.62%) CCIE
5 6 (2.62%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.18%) CCNP
6 5 (2.18%) CCNA
6 5 (2.18%) MCSE
6 5 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.75%) GIAC
7 4 (1.75%) CITP
7 4 (1.75%) MCSA
7 4 (1.75%) ISEB
8 3 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.31%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.87%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.44%) CCSA
10 1 (0.44%) MCP
10 1 (0.44%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.18%) QA
2 3 (1.31%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.31%) COBIT
3 1 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.31%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.31%) XenApp
4 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.31%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (17.03%) Oracle
1 39 (17.03%) Adobe
2 21 (9.17%) PeopleSoft
3 20 (8.73%) Cisco
3 20 (8.73%) IBM
4 17 (7.42%) Hyperion
5 16 (6.99%) Citrix
5 16 (6.99%) Microsoft
6 12 (5.24%) Sencha
7 11 (4.80%) Informatica
8 8 (3.49%) VMware
9 7 (3.06%) Facebook
9 7 (3.06%) Zend
9 7 (3.06%) Juniper
10 4 (1.75%) Sourcefire
10 4 (1.75%) Twitter
10 4 (1.75%) McAfee
11 3 (1.31%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.31%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.31%) Symantec
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