The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 55 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.98% 0.84% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 0.85% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 4
Average salary £27,500 £82,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-66.66% +161.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,609 £50,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £82,500 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +14.28%
Designer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
471 354 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 93.27% 98.61% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 405 291 429
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Designer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Designer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Designer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 10 £27,500 -66.66% 4
Designer
North East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 34 (89.47%) HTML
1 34 (89.47%) CSS
2 27 (71.05%) Adobe
3 25 (65.79%) User Experience
4 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (57.89%) Photoshop
6 20 (52.63%) Adobe Illustrator
7 19 (50.00%) Axure RP
7 19 (50.00%) Graphic Design
8 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
9 10 (26.32%) Web Design
10 9 (23.68%) HTML5
10 9 (23.68%) Rapid Prototyping
10 9 (23.68%) Mobile Payment
10 9 (23.68%) Internet
11 7 (18.42%) Degree
11 7 (18.42%) Mobile Banking
11 7 (18.42%) CSS3
11 7 (18.42%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (18.42%) Mobile Commerce
11 7 (18.42%) Banking
12 3 (7.89%) Android
12 3 (7.89%) Magento
12 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
12 3 (7.89%) Drupal
12 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
12 3 (7.89%) Windows Phone
12 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
12 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
12 3 (7.89%) Windows

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (7.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 22 (57.89%) Photoshop
2 20 (52.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Magento
2 1 (2.63%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (18.42%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) HTML
1 34 (89.47%) CSS
2 9 (23.68%) HTML5
3 7 (18.42%) CSS3
4 2 (5.26%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (65.79%) User Experience
2 19 (50.00%) Graphic Design
3 9 (23.68%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (18.42%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.63%) Video Editing
6 1 (2.63%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.63%) Open Source
6 1 (2.63%) VLE
6 1 (2.63%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Android
1 3 (7.89%) Windows Phone
1 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Web Design
3 9 (23.68%) Rapid Prototyping
4 7 (18.42%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (18.42%) Mobile Commerce
5 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) Web Development
6 2 (5.26%) Information Security
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.89%) PHP
3 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Adobe
2 1 (2.63%) Blackboard
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago