The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 72 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.92% 1.06% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.08% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Average salary £35,000 £21,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -46.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £18,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Designer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
735 1023 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.58% 98.75% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 638 859 789
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Designer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Designer Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Designer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Sheffield +5 6 £35,000 +66.66% 2
Designer
Yorkshire

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 15 (71.43%) User Experience
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) Adobe
3 12 (57.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (47.62%) HTML
4 10 (47.62%) CSS
5 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 9 (42.86%) Data Protection
6 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
6 8 (38.10%) Service Design
7 7 (33.33%) Digital Media
7 7 (33.33%) Sass
7 7 (33.33%) jQuery
7 7 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 7 (33.33%) Axure RP
7 7 (33.33%) Photoshop
7 7 (33.33%) MS Visio
7 7 (33.33%) Project Management
7 7 (33.33%) Industrial Design
7 7 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (33.33%) Psychology
7 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 5 (23.81%) W3C
8 5 (23.81%) Blog
8 5 (23.81%) Podcast
8 5 (23.81%) Progressive Enhancement
8 5 (23.81%) HTML5
8 5 (23.81%) Social Media
8 5 (23.81%) WCAG
8 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (9.52%) OpenEdge
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (33.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 7 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 7 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.76%) NUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
2 7 (33.33%) Sass
3 5 (23.81%) HTML5
3 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.52%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) User Experience
2 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 7 (33.33%) Psychology
3 5 (23.81%) Blog
3 5 (23.81%) Podcast
3 5 (23.81%) Social Media
3 5 (23.81%) W3C
4 2 (9.52%) e-Learning
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 8 (38.10%) Service Design
4 7 (33.33%) Industrial Design
4 7 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Infographics
5 5 (23.81%) Mobile First
5 5 (23.81%) Progressive Enhancement
5 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Progress