The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Designer
Rank 231 194 213
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 10 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.36% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.37% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 4
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- -18.91%
Senior 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
5871 4816 5591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.14% 95.01% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4911 4167 4952
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Designer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Designer across the South West region.

Senior Designer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Designer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Designer across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Senior Designer Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior 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 Senior Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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 -11 6 £55,000 -10.20%
Gloucestershire -7 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire -7 1 £30,000 -
Somerset - 1 £60,000 -
Devon - 1 £27,500 -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title.

1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
1 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
1 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) Ericsson
3 4 (23.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) MVVM
4 3 (17.65%) Axure RP
4 3 (17.65%) Ajax
4 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Time Management
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Network Design
4 3 (17.65%) VLAN
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) IPsec
5 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
1 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (11.76%) InDesign
2 2 (11.76%) Fireworks
3 1 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) VLAN
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) SSL
3 2 (11.76%) TACACS
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (11.76%) Junos
4 1 (5.88%) 4G
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
4 1 (5.88%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Axure RP
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) HTML5
2 3 (17.65%) Ajax
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) UNIX
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) MVVM
1 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
1 3 (17.65%) Time Management
1 3 (17.65%) Network Design
1 3 (17.65%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Web Design
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience Design
3 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CCNP
3 2 (11.76%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Ericsson
1 4 (23.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Juniper
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe
3 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) Facebook
4 1 (5.88%) Omniture
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft