The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 68 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 20 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.36% 0.85% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 0.87% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 2
Average salary £24,000 £63,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.20% +130.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £60,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £66,300 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Designer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
813 808 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.87% 97.70% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 728 776 791
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Designer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Designer Salary Trend in Southampton

Designer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 22 (53.66%) User Experience
2 21 (51.22%) Photoshop
3 16 (39.02%) HTML
4 15 (36.59%) Marketing
5 14 (34.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (34.15%) CSS
6 13 (31.71%) Adobe
6 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (31.71%) Analytics
7 12 (29.27%) Web Analytics
7 12 (29.27%) B2B
7 12 (29.27%) B2C
7 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
8 10 (24.39%) Visualisation
8 10 (24.39%) HTML5
8 10 (24.39%) Axure RP
8 10 (24.39%) CSS3
8 10 (24.39%) InDesign
9 9 (21.95%) XHTML
10 8 (19.51%) Graphic Design
11 7 (17.07%) User Experience Design
12 6 (14.63%) Windows
13 5 (12.20%) Use Case
13 5 (12.20%) Web Design
13 5 (12.20%) User Stories
14 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
14 4 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (9.76%) Degree
15 3 (7.32%) OmniGraffle
15 3 (7.32%) Android

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Photoshop
2 14 (34.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (24.39%) InDesign
4 3 (7.32%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (7.32%) Fireworks
5 2 (4.88%) CINEMA 4D
5 2 (4.88%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) LAN
1 2 (4.88%) WAN
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) Network Security
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Axure RP
General
1 15 (36.59%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) HTML
2 14 (34.15%) CSS
3 10 (24.39%) HTML5
3 10 (24.39%) CSS3
4 9 (21.95%) XHTML
5 1 (2.44%) Spring
5 1 (2.44%) JSF
5 1 (2.44%) Flash
5 1 (2.44%) J2EE
5 1 (2.44%) JSP
5 1 (2.44%) Web Services
5 1 (2.44%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) User Experience
2 10 (24.39%) Visualisation
3 8 (19.51%) Graphic Design
4 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.88%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (4.88%) Motion Graphics
5 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.44%) Kindle
6 1 (2.44%) Open Source
6 1 (2.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Android
3 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (31.71%) Analytics
2 12 (29.27%) Web Analytics
2 12 (29.27%) B2B
2 12 (29.27%) B2C
3 7 (17.07%) User Experience Design
4 5 (12.20%) Use Case
4 5 (12.20%) Web Design
4 5 (12.20%) User Stories
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.32%) Information Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (2.44%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.44%) Coaching
8 1 (2.44%) Scrum
8 1 (2.44%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) CCNP
2 2 (4.88%) CCNA
2 2 (4.88%) MCSE
2 2 (4.88%) MCITP
2 2 (4.88%) CCSA
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Adobe
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Intel
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