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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 178 160 119
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 62 69 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 1.12% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.17% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 67
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £51,840
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
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
5646 5888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.80% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4809 4890 4300
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 31 July 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 July 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 17 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Bristol -18 17 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Dorset +15 11 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Devon -6 8 £25,000 +8.69% 3
Somerset +3 3 £32,500 -1.51% 2
Gloucestershire -13 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (48.94%) HTML
2 53 (37.59%) CSS
3 49 (34.75%) Photoshop
4 48 (34.04%) User Experience
5 38 (26.95%) Adobe Illustrator
6 37 (26.24%) Finance
7 36 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (24.82%) JavaScript
9 32 (22.70%) Technical Analysis
10 30 (21.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 30 (21.28%) HTML5
11 28 (19.86%) jQuery
11 28 (19.86%) Systems Analysis
12 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (16.31%) Adobe
13 22 (15.60%) Web Design
13 22 (15.60%) Responsive Web Design
14 21 (14.89%) .NET
15 20 (14.18%) Degree
16 19 (13.48%) CSS3
17 18 (12.77%) Marketing
18 17 (12.06%) C#
19 16 (11.35%) Scrum
19 16 (11.35%) REST
19 16 (11.35%) Information Architecture
20 15 (10.64%) WCF
20 15 (10.64%) SOAP
20 15 (10.64%) Dreamweaver
21 13 (9.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 12 (8.51%) Android

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (8.51%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (3.55%) WordPress
4 4 (2.84%) CMS
5 2 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.42%) IIS
5 2 (1.42%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.42%) Node.js
6 1 (0.71%) Drupal
6 1 (0.71%) nginx
6 1 (0.71%) Moodle
6 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 49 (34.75%) Photoshop
2 38 (26.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (9.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (8.51%) InDesign
5 8 (5.67%) Fireworks
6 3 (2.13%) MS Office
7 2 (1.42%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.71%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.71%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.71%) CATIA
8 1 (0.71%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.67%) Firewall
2 5 (3.55%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.13%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.13%) VoIP
4 2 (1.42%) LAN
4 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.42%) SAN
4 2 (1.42%) Internet
4 2 (1.42%) PABX
5 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.71%) BGP
5 1 (0.71%) DPNSS
5 1 (0.71%) QSIG
5 1 (0.71%) ISDN
5 1 (0.71%) VLAN
5 1 (0.71%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.71%) DNS
5 1 (0.71%) PBX
5 1 (0.71%) WAN
5 1 (0.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.67%) DB2
2 6 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.42%) MySQL
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.71%) QlikView
5 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (10.64%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (2.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (2.84%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.71%) Toad
4 1 (0.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.71%) Grunt
General
1 37 (26.24%) Finance
2 18 (12.77%) Marketing
3 6 (4.26%) Advertising
4 4 (2.84%) Retail
5 3 (2.13%) Publishing
5 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.13%) Banking
6 2 (1.42%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.71%) Games
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (48.94%) HTML
2 53 (37.59%) CSS
3 30 (21.28%) HTML5
4 28 (19.86%) jQuery
5 21 (14.89%) .NET
6 19 (13.48%) CSS3
7 16 (11.35%) REST
8 15 (10.64%) SOAP
8 15 (10.64%) WCF
9 12 (8.51%) Middleware
10 11 (7.80%) Sencha Touch
10 11 (7.80%) Sass
11 10 (7.09%) AngularJS
11 10 (7.09%) WSDL
12 9 (6.38%) Web Services
13 8 (5.67%) Flash
13 8 (5.67%) WebSphere MQ
14 7 (4.96%) JSON
14 7 (4.96%) DOM
15 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (34.04%) User Experience
2 10 (7.09%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.38%) Graphic Design
4 7 (4.96%) W3C
5 6 (4.26%) E-Learning
6 5 (3.55%) Mainframe
6 5 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.84%) Learning Management System
7 4 (2.84%) iPad
8 3 (2.13%) Wiki
9 2 (1.42%) Blog
9 2 (1.42%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.42%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.42%) Animation
9 2 (1.42%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.42%) Physics
9 2 (1.42%) Chemistry
9 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.51%) Android
1 12 (8.51%) Apple iOS
2 8 (5.67%) Windows
3 3 (2.13%) Windows Phone
4 2 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.71%) Linux
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 32 (22.70%) Technical Analysis
3 30 (21.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 28 (19.86%) Systems Analysis
5 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (15.60%) Web Design
6 22 (15.60%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (11.35%) Information Architecture
7 16 (11.35%) Scrum
8 11 (7.80%) Web Development
9 10 (7.09%) MVC
10 9 (6.38%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.38%) UML
11 8 (5.67%) Process Management
12 7 (4.96%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.96%) SOA
13 6 (4.26%) TDD
14 5 (3.55%) Software Engineering
14 5 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (3.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.82%) JavaScript
2 17 (12.06%) C#
3 10 (7.09%) PHP
4 3 (2.13%) SQL
5 2 (1.42%) Java
5 2 (1.42%) C
6 1 (0.71%) Perl
6 1 (0.71%) Python
6 1 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (14.18%) Degree
2 3 (2.13%) MCSE
2 3 (2.13%) CCNA
2 3 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.42%) MCSA
3 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.96%) WCAG
2 3 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (16.31%) Adobe
2 12 (8.51%) IBM
3 11 (7.80%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.09%) Sencha
5 8 (5.67%) Cisco
6 7 (4.96%) Citrix
7 6 (4.26%) Oracle
8 5 (3.55%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (2.84%) SAP
9 4 (2.84%) Juniper
9 4 (2.84%) McAfee
9 4 (2.84%) F5
9 4 (2.84%) Sourcefire
10 3 (2.13%) Netezza
10 3 (2.13%) VMware
11 2 (1.42%) Ab Initio
11 2 (1.42%) Hyperion
11 2 (1.42%) Informatica
11 2 (1.42%) Google
11 2 (1.42%) Twitter
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits To be discussed
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
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EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per day Plus a great benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30,000 - 35,000 p.a. plus package
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
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Posted: 26 days ago
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