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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 165 126 137
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 86 111 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.40% 1.92% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.01% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 79 61 75
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5900 5512 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.12% 95.22% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4834 4637 4668
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +7 36 £46,377 +68.64% 4
Bristol -34 19 £37,500 -14.28% 3
Dorset -11 14 £25,000 -47.36%
Gloucestershire -11 9 £33,500 -16.25% 1
Devon -7 5 £31,500 +21.15%
Somerset +10 3 £38,750 +49.42% 1
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 73 (34.27%) Finance
2 64 (30.05%) HTML
3 60 (28.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (23.94%) CSS
5 50 (23.47%) Systems Analysis
6 43 (20.19%) Photoshop
7 41 (19.25%) HTML5
8 39 (18.31%) JavaScript
9 38 (17.84%) Degree
9 38 (17.84%) .NET
10 37 (17.37%) User Experience
11 35 (16.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 34 (15.96%) jQuery
12 34 (15.96%) Adobe Illustrator
13 33 (15.49%) Oracle
13 33 (15.49%) Technical Analysis
14 32 (15.02%) C#
15 31 (14.55%) Adobe
16 30 (14.08%) Responsive Web Design
17 29 (13.62%) Web Design
18 25 (11.74%) Dreamweaver
19 24 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
19 24 (11.27%) SQL Server
19 24 (11.27%) Security Cleared
20 23 (10.80%) Continuous Improvement
21 22 (10.33%) Information Management
21 22 (10.33%) Web Services
22 21 (9.86%) PHP
22 21 (9.86%) Mobile App
22 21 (9.86%) Adobe Creative Suite

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (8.45%) CMS
2 15 (7.04%) WebSphere
3 10 (4.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (4.23%) Drupal
4 9 (4.23%) WordPress
5 8 (3.76%) Joomla!
6 7 (3.29%) Moodle
7 6 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (2.35%) nginx
8 5 (2.35%) Node.js
9 4 (1.88%) PowerExchange
9 4 (1.88%) IIS
10 2 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 43 (20.19%) Photoshop
2 34 (15.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (9.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (7.04%) InDesign
5 6 (2.82%) Fireworks
6 3 (1.41%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
8 1 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 15 (7.04%) Oracle General Ledger
1 15 (7.04%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (3.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.41%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.41%) SaaS
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.10%) Firewall
2 8 (3.76%) LAN
2 8 (3.76%) WAN
3 5 (2.35%) MPLS
3 5 (2.35%) SAN
3 5 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (1.88%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (1.88%) HSDPA
4 4 (1.88%) MIMO
4 4 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (1.88%) LTE
4 4 (1.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.88%) VPN
5 3 (1.41%) HTTP
5 3 (1.41%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.41%) ATM
5 3 (1.41%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.41%) Network Security
5 3 (1.41%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.41%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.27%) SQL Server
1 24 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (5.16%) DB2
3 9 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.88%) MySQL
5 2 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 25 (11.74%) Dreamweaver
2 9 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.41%) Subversion
5 2 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.94%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.94%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.47%) Toad
General
1 73 (34.27%) Finance
2 15 (7.04%) General Ledger
3 13 (6.10%) Marketing
4 11 (5.16%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.76%) Legal
6 6 (2.82%) Military
7 3 (1.41%) Advertising
8 2 (0.94%) Banking
8 2 (0.94%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.47%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (30.05%) HTML
2 51 (23.94%) CSS
3 41 (19.25%) HTML5
4 38 (17.84%) .NET
5 34 (15.96%) jQuery
6 22 (10.33%) Web Services
7 20 (9.39%) REST
8 17 (7.98%) SOAP
8 17 (7.98%) Middleware
9 16 (7.51%) CSS3
10 15 (7.04%) AngularJS
10 15 (7.04%) WCF
11 12 (5.63%) JSON
11 12 (5.63%) WSDL
12 10 (4.69%) WebSphere MQ
12 10 (4.69%) Sencha Touch
12 10 (4.69%) Sass
13 8 (3.76%) Dojo
14 7 (3.29%) CakePHP
15 6 (2.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.37%) User Experience
2 21 (9.86%) Mobile App
3 16 (7.51%) Management Information System
4 14 (6.57%) Graphic Design
5 13 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.16%) Visualisation
6 11 (5.16%) E-Learning
7 9 (4.23%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.76%) Mainframe
8 8 (3.76%) iPad
8 8 (3.76%) FMCG
9 6 (2.82%) Social Media
10 5 (2.35%) GIS
10 5 (2.35%) Clustering
11 4 (1.88%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.88%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.88%) Blog
12 3 (1.41%) RIA
12 3 (1.41%) Learning Management System
12 3 (1.41%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.92%) Windows
2 17 (7.98%) Android
2 17 (7.98%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.41%) Linux
3 3 (1.41%) UNIX
4 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (28.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 50 (23.47%) Systems Analysis
3 35 (16.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 33 (15.49%) Technical Analysis
5 30 (14.08%) Responsive Web Design
6 29 (13.62%) Web Design
7 23 (10.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (10.33%) Information Management
9 18 (8.45%) Analytics
10 17 (7.98%) MVC
10 17 (7.98%) Data Modelling
11 15 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (6.57%) ITIL
12 14 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (5.63%) UML
14 11 (5.16%) CRM
14 11 (5.16%) Project Management
14 11 (5.16%) Data Architecture
15 10 (4.69%) Process Management
16 9 (4.23%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 39 (18.31%) JavaScript
2 32 (15.02%) C#
3 21 (9.86%) PHP
4 7 (3.29%) SQL
4 7 (3.29%) C
5 2 (0.94%) XPath
5 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.94%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (0.94%) XQuery
5 2 (0.94%) Java
6 1 (0.47%) Perl
6 1 (0.47%) Ruby
6 1 (0.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (17.84%) Degree
2 24 (11.27%) Security Cleared
3 18 (8.45%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.82%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.35%) MCSE
6 5 (2.35%) CCNP
7 4 (1.88%) CCNA
7 4 (1.88%) ISEB
7 4 (1.88%) MCSA
7 4 (1.88%) GIAC
7 4 (1.88%) CITP
8 3 (1.41%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.41%) CCIE
9 2 (0.94%) JNCIS
9 2 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.47%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.35%) QA
2 3 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.94%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.94%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.41%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (15.49%) Oracle
2 31 (14.55%) Adobe
3 20 (9.39%) IBM
3 20 (9.39%) PeopleSoft
4 17 (7.98%) Cisco
5 15 (7.04%) Citrix
5 15 (7.04%) Hyperion
6 14 (6.57%) Microsoft
7 13 (6.10%) Sencha
8 8 (3.76%) VMware
9 7 (3.29%) Zend
9 7 (3.29%) Informatica
10 5 (2.35%) Facebook
11 4 (1.88%) Twitter
11 4 (1.88%) Juniper
12 3 (1.41%) NetApp
12 3 (1.41%) HP
12 3 (1.41%) Google
12 3 (1.41%) Symantec
12 3 (1.41%) SolarWinds
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