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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 116 102 176
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 131 135 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.17% 2.51% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 2.62% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 96 88 53
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,850 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +17.64%
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
5801 5145 5413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.03% 95.56% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4942 4365 4815
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -22 50 £43,000 +10.96% 4
Wiltshire +2 34 £50,000 -7.40% 7
Dorset -24 18 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Gloucestershire -1 12 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Somerset +5 7 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Devon +5 7 £31,500 +0.80% 2
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 69 (29.87%) HTML
2 64 (27.71%) Finance
3 55 (23.81%) Degree
3 55 (23.81%) CSS
4 45 (19.48%) Adobe
5 44 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 43 (18.61%) .NET
7 42 (18.18%) Oracle
7 42 (18.18%) User Experience
8 40 (17.32%) JavaScript
9 39 (16.88%) Photoshop
10 38 (16.45%) SC Cleared
11 37 (16.02%) jQuery
12 33 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (13.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 30 (12.99%) HTML5
15 26 (11.26%) C#
15 26 (11.26%) Systems Analysis
15 26 (11.26%) Responsive Web Design
15 26 (11.26%) Analytics
16 25 (10.82%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (10.39%) Cisco
17 24 (10.39%) Adobe Illustrator
18 23 (9.96%) SQL Server
19 22 (9.52%) Firewall
19 22 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
20 21 (9.09%) Web Design
21 19 (8.23%) Cisco Certification
21 19 (8.23%) PHP
21 19 (8.23%) ITIL

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (7.79%) CMS
2 10 (4.33%) WordPress
3 9 (3.90%) Drupal
4 8 (3.46%) PowerExchange
5 7 (3.03%) Joomla!
5 7 (3.03%) Moodle
6 5 (2.16%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.16%) Node.js
7 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.73%) nginx
7 4 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 39 (16.88%) Photoshop
2 32 (13.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 24 (10.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (5.19%) InDesign
5 11 (4.76%) MS Excel
5 11 (4.76%) Fireworks
6 5 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (1.73%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (1.30%) MS Office
8 3 (1.30%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.87%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.43%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.43%) Maya
10 1 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (6.49%) Oracle General Ledger
1 15 (6.49%) Oracle Payables
2 11 (4.76%) Google Analytics
3 7 (3.03%) Magento
4 5 (2.16%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.73%) Force.com
2 3 (1.30%) SaaS
3 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.52%) Firewall
2 19 (8.23%) WAN
3 16 (6.93%) LAN
4 13 (5.63%) VPN
5 12 (5.19%) Network Security
6 11 (4.76%) MPLS
7 7 (3.03%) IPsec
7 7 (3.03%) Unified Communications
7 7 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (2.60%) H.323
8 6 (2.60%) IPv6
9 5 (2.16%) Ethernet
9 5 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.73%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (1.73%) 4G
10 4 (1.73%) MIMO
10 4 (1.73%) LTE
10 4 (1.73%) HSDPA
10 4 (1.73%) Frame Relay
10 4 (1.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.82%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (9.96%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.46%) DB2
4 6 (2.60%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.60%) MySQL
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 17 (7.36%) Dreamweaver
2 11 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.73%) Axure RP
4 3 (1.30%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.30%) Subversion
4 3 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.87%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.43%) Grunt
General
1 64 (27.71%) Finance
2 18 (7.79%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.49%) General Ledger
4 14 (6.06%) Marketing
5 9 (3.90%) Retail
6 7 (3.03%) Multimedia
6 7 (3.03%) Banking
7 6 (2.60%) Military
7 6 (2.60%) Advertising
7 6 (2.60%) Legal
8 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (29.87%) HTML
2 55 (23.81%) CSS
3 43 (18.61%) .NET
4 37 (16.02%) jQuery
5 30 (12.99%) HTML5
6 14 (6.06%) Web Services
7 12 (5.19%) CSS3
7 12 (5.19%) AngularJS
8 10 (4.33%) REST
9 9 (3.90%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.46%) Velocity
11 7 (3.03%) SOAP
11 7 (3.03%) Middleware
11 7 (3.03%) CakePHP
12 6 (2.60%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.60%) JSP
13 5 (2.16%) XHTML
13 5 (2.16%) WCF
13 5 (2.16%) JSON
13 5 (2.16%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.18%) User Experience
2 17 (7.36%) Social Media
3 14 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.06%) Graphic Design
3 14 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.76%) E-Learning
5 10 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.90%) Visualisation
7 8 (3.46%) FMCG
8 7 (3.03%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.60%) iPad
9 6 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (2.60%) Blog
9 6 (2.60%) Animation
10 5 (2.16%) Video Editing
10 5 (2.16%) Clustering
10 5 (2.16%) GIS
10 5 (2.16%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.73%) New Media
12 3 (1.30%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.23%) Windows
2 13 (5.63%) Apple iOS
3 11 (4.76%) Linux
4 8 (3.46%) Android
5 6 (2.60%) UNIX
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (11.26%) Systems Analysis
2 26 (11.26%) Responsive Web Design
2 26 (11.26%) Analytics
3 22 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 21 (9.09%) Web Design
5 19 (8.23%) ITIL
5 19 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (8.23%) SEO
5 19 (8.23%) Information Management
6 18 (7.79%) Project Management
7 17 (7.36%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (6.49%) MVC
9 14 (6.06%) Data Modelling
10 13 (5.63%) UML
11 12 (5.19%) Mentoring
11 12 (5.19%) SOA
12 11 (4.76%) CRM
12 11 (4.76%) ETL
12 11 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.32%) JavaScript
2 26 (11.26%) C#
3 19 (8.23%) PHP
4 12 (5.19%) SQL
5 11 (4.76%) Java
6 5 (2.16%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.16%) C
7 3 (1.30%) Perl
7 3 (1.30%) Python
7 3 (1.30%) Ruby
8 2 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.87%) XPath
8 2 (0.87%) XQuery
9 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (23.81%) Degree
2 44 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 38 (16.45%) SC Cleared
4 19 (8.23%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (4.76%) CCNP
6 7 (3.03%) JNCIS
7 6 (2.60%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.60%) CCIE
8 5 (2.16%) CCNA
9 4 (1.73%) GIAC
9 4 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.73%) JNCIA
9 4 (1.73%) CITP
9 4 (1.73%) ISEB
9 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.73%) MCSE
10 3 (1.30%) MCSA
11 2 (0.87%) CCDA
11 2 (0.87%) CCDP
11 2 (0.87%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.16%) COBIT
1 5 (2.16%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.16%) XenApp
4 4 (1.73%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.30%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 45 (19.48%) Adobe
2 42 (18.18%) Oracle
3 24 (10.39%) Cisco
4 17 (7.36%) Microsoft
4 17 (7.36%) PeopleSoft
5 15 (6.49%) Juniper
5 15 (6.49%) Hyperion
6 14 (6.06%) Citrix
7 11 (4.76%) Google
8 10 (4.33%) Informatica
8 10 (4.33%) IBM
9 8 (3.46%) VMware
10 7 (3.03%) Zend
10 7 (3.03%) Facebook
11 6 (2.60%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.16%) Apple
12 5 (2.16%) McAfee
12 5 (2.16%) Sourcefire
12 5 (2.16%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.16%) Tandberg
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £38000 - £52000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Swindon
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Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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