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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 66 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 32 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.25% 1.14% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 1.19% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 13
Average salary £36,200 £43,750 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.25% +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
946 843 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.04% 95.69% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 773 741 698
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 31 (51.67%) HTML
1 31 (51.67%) Photoshop
1 31 (51.67%) CSS
1 31 (51.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (43.33%) Adobe
3 26 (43.33%) InDesign
3 26 (43.33%) HTML5
3 26 (43.33%) CSS3
4 23 (38.33%) User Experience
5 22 (36.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 22 (36.67%) jQuery
6 17 (28.33%) AngularJS
6 17 (28.33%) PHP
6 17 (28.33%) MySQL
7 15 (25.00%) Web Design
8 12 (20.00%) Marketing
9 10 (16.67%) Cisco
10 9 (15.00%) VPN
10 9 (15.00%) ERP
10 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
10 9 (15.00%) ETL
10 9 (15.00%) VoIP
10 9 (15.00%) ABAP
10 9 (15.00%) Business Objects
10 9 (15.00%) SAP
10 9 (15.00%) MPLS
10 9 (15.00%) OSPF
10 9 (15.00%) BGP
10 9 (15.00%) BusinessObjects

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 31 (51.67%) Photoshop
1 31 (51.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 26 (43.33%) InDesign
3 8 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (3.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (3.33%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 9 (15.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) VoIP
1 9 (15.00%) VPN
1 9 (15.00%) MPLS
1 9 (15.00%) OSPF
1 9 (15.00%) BGP
1 9 (15.00%) Firewall
2 6 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (10.00%) WAN
3 4 (6.67%) SAN
3 4 (6.67%) Network Security
3 4 (6.67%) NAS
4 3 (5.00%) VLAN
4 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.00%) WLAN
5 1 (1.67%) HTTP
5 1 (1.67%) ATM
5 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) MySQL
2 9 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (15.00%) SAP BW
3 6 (10.00%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Subversion
1 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) HTML
1 31 (51.67%) CSS
2 26 (43.33%) HTML5
2 26 (43.33%) CSS3
3 22 (36.67%) jQuery
4 17 (28.33%) AngularJS
5 9 (15.00%) SAP PI
6 8 (13.33%) XHTML
7 1 (1.67%) Middleware
7 1 (1.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.33%) User Experience
2 7 (11.67%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (3.33%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (25.00%) Web Design
3 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 9 (15.00%) Integration Testing
3 9 (15.00%) ERP
3 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (15.00%) ETL
4 7 (11.67%) Service Management
5 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) High Availability
7 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.67%) Identity Management
8 3 (5.00%) Budget Control
8 3 (5.00%) Network Planning
8 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (28.33%) PHP
3 9 (15.00%) ABAP
4 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) CCNP
1 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.00%) CCDP
2 3 (5.00%) CCDE
2 3 (5.00%) CCIE
3 1 (1.67%) VCP4
3 1 (1.67%) HNC
3 1 (1.67%) MCSE
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) CCSE
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.67%) JNCIS
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) Adobe
2 10 (16.67%) Cisco
3 9 (15.00%) Business Objects
3 9 (15.00%) SAP
3 9 (15.00%) Juniper
3 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (15.00%) F5
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) VMware
6 1 (1.67%) Intel
6 1 (1.67%) Twitter