The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 49 21 35
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 0.48% 1.02% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.03% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
Designer
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tunbridge Wells 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
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
206 97 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 98.10% 98.98% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 163 89 120
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Designer
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Designer Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 11 (100.00%) User Experience
2 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
2 8 (72.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Information Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) Adobe
6 3 (27.27%) Advertising
6 3 (27.27%) InDesign
6 3 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
7 2 (18.18%) Animation
7 2 (18.18%) Game Development
7 2 (18.18%) Games
8 1 (9.09%) Subversion
8 1 (9.09%) SEO
8 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 1 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (9.09%) XSLT
8 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 1 (9.09%) CSS3
8 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (9.09%) Zurb Foundation
8 1 (9.09%) jQuery
8 1 (9.09%) Git (software)

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (27.27%) InDesign
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Advertising
3 2 (18.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (9.09%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
3 2 (18.18%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Information Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Game Development
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe