The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 60 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.02% 0.35% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.37% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £38,648 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +7.14%
Designer
East of 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 Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
578 543 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.13% 95.26% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 480 400 499
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Designer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Designer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Designer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
Ipswich - 5 £35,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £37,500 -
Designer
East of England

Designer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) ActionScript
2 5 (71.43%) Flash
2 5 (71.43%) Adobe
2 5 (71.43%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (71.43%) Digital Media
2 5 (71.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 5 (71.43%) Adobe After Effects
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) UML
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) Web Design
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
1 1 (14.29%) User Stories
1 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe