The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 43 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.36% 1.64% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 1.71% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £22,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.68% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Job Titles Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
267 234 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 95.02% 95.90% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 200 206 167
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Designer
Staffordshire

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Designer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Designer Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Designer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Graphic Design
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) CAD
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) SolidWorks
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) SolidWorks