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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 177 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 78 133 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.37% 2.26% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 2.32% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 59 101 85
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
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
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 30 £55,000 +27.90% 6
Dorset 0 19 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Wiltshire -20 11 £36,000 -28.00% 2
Gloucestershire -2 8 £38,750 +15.67% 1
Cornwall - 4 £18,000 -
Somerset -11 3 £20,000 -55.55% 2
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 58 (43.61%) User Experience
2 41 (30.83%) HTML
2 41 (30.83%) Adobe
3 39 (29.32%) CSS
4 36 (27.07%) JavaScript
4 36 (27.07%) Marketing
5 35 (26.32%) Photoshop
6 32 (24.06%) Adobe Illustrator
6 32 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (23.31%) Telecoms
8 28 (21.05%) HTML5
9 26 (19.55%) CSS3
10 24 (18.05%) Graphic Design
11 23 (17.29%) Digital Marketing
12 22 (16.54%) Microsoft
13 21 (15.79%) MS Excel
14 20 (15.04%) Degree
15 19 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 19 (14.29%) InDesign
16 18 (13.53%) Finance
17 17 (12.78%) Adobe After Effects
17 17 (12.78%) Typography
18 16 (12.03%) Responsive Web Design
18 16 (12.03%) Final Cut Pro
18 16 (12.03%) Scrum
19 15 (11.28%) Juniper
19 15 (11.28%) Apple
20 14 (10.53%) Firewall
20 14 (10.53%) Adobe Premiere
20 14 (10.53%) AngularJS

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (5.26%) WordPress
2 5 (3.76%) CMS
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (26.32%) Photoshop
2 32 (24.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (15.79%) MS Excel
4 19 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 19 (14.29%) InDesign
5 17 (12.78%) Adobe After Effects
6 16 (12.03%) Final Cut Pro
7 14 (10.53%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (3.01%) MS Office
10 3 (2.26%) CorelDRAW
10 3 (2.26%) MS Project
10 3 (2.26%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (1.50%) 3ds Max
11 2 (1.50%) Maya
12 1 (0.75%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.75%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.75%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.75%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.75%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.53%) Firewall
2 11 (8.27%) Ethernet
3 10 (7.52%) ATM
3 10 (7.52%) OSPF
3 10 (7.52%) SCTP
4 6 (4.51%) MPLS
5 4 (3.01%) DHCP
5 4 (3.01%) DNS
5 4 (3.01%) LAN
5 4 (3.01%) SSL
6 3 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.50%) Internet
7 2 (1.50%) Intranet
7 2 (1.50%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.75%) 2G
8 1 (0.75%) 3G
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.75%) GSM
8 1 (0.75%) LTE
8 1 (0.75%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.01%) MySQL
2 2 (1.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (27.07%) Marketing
2 31 (23.31%) Telecoms
3 18 (13.53%) Finance
4 11 (8.27%) Electronics
5 8 (6.02%) Banking
6 7 (5.26%) Advertising
7 6 (4.51%) Multimedia
8 4 (3.01%) Aerospace
8 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.26%) Military
10 1 (0.75%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.75%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (30.83%) HTML
2 39 (29.32%) CSS
3 28 (21.05%) HTML5
4 26 (19.55%) CSS3
5 14 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 13 (9.77%) React
7 12 (9.02%) Dojo
7 12 (9.02%) jQuery
8 6 (4.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (3.76%) .NET
9 5 (3.76%) Web Services
10 3 (2.26%) JMX
10 3 (2.26%) JSP
10 3 (2.26%) REST
10 3 (2.26%) Sencha Touch
10 3 (2.26%) WCF
11 2 (1.50%) SOAP
11 2 (1.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (43.61%) User Experience
2 24 (18.05%) Graphic Design
3 14 (10.53%) Video Editing
4 7 (5.26%) Psychology
5 6 (4.51%) CESG
6 5 (3.76%) Digital Media
7 4 (3.01%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (2.26%) Learning Management System
8 3 (2.26%) SCORM
9 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.50%) Animation
9 2 (1.50%) Ergonomics
9 2 (1.50%) iPhone
10 1 (0.75%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.75%) DataPower
10 1 (0.75%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.75%) Social Media
10 1 (0.75%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.76%) Windows
2 4 (3.01%) Android
2 4 (3.01%) Linux
3 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.29%) Digital Marketing
3 17 (12.78%) Typography
4 16 (12.03%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (12.03%) Scrum
5 13 (9.77%) SDLC
6 12 (9.02%) Web Design
7 11 (8.27%) Information Assurance
7 11 (8.27%) Information Security
8 10 (7.52%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.02%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (6.02%) Rapid Prototyping
10 7 (5.26%) Network Architecture
10 7 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (5.26%) User Stories
11 6 (4.51%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (4.51%) Industrial Design
11 6 (4.51%) Load Balancing
12 5 (3.76%) Time Management
12 5 (3.76%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.07%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.02%) PHP
3 6 (4.51%) C
4 4 (3.01%) Java
5 2 (1.50%) C#
5 2 (1.50%) SQL
6 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (15.04%) Degree
2 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.75%) SLA
1 1 (0.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (3.01%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.01%) Snort
2 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 41 (30.83%) Adobe
2 22 (16.54%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.28%) Apple
3 15 (11.28%) Juniper
4 11 (8.27%) Cisco
5 6 (4.51%) Blue Coat
6 5 (3.76%) McAfee
6 5 (3.76%) SAP
6 5 (3.76%) Sourcefire
7 4 (3.01%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.01%) Infoblox
7 4 (3.01%) Oracle
7 4 (3.01%) Splunk
8 3 (2.26%) F5
8 3 (2.26%) Kenexa
8 3 (2.26%) Sencha
9 2 (1.50%) Google
9 2 (1.50%) Intel
10 1 (0.75%) IBM
10 1 (0.75%) Informatica
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