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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 64 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.23% 1.16% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.18% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Average salary £28,780 £29,766 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.31% +8.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,164 £29,636 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,756 £35,232 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
550 422 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 96.83% 97.69% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 471 365 520
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £47,500
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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram 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 27 March 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 -6 7 £28,780 -11.26% 4
Designer
North East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (89.66%) HTML
1 26 (89.66%) CSS
2 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) Adobe
4 16 (55.17%) User Experience
5 15 (51.72%) Photoshop
6 13 (44.83%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (41.38%) Graphic Design
7 12 (41.38%) Axure RP
8 10 (34.48%) HTML5
9 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
10 6 (20.69%) Web Design
11 5 (17.24%) Rapid Prototyping
11 5 (17.24%) Internet
11 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
12 4 (13.79%) XSLT
12 4 (13.79%) .NET
12 4 (13.79%) Scrum
12 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
12 4 (13.79%) InfoPath
12 4 (13.79%) CSS3
12 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (13.79%) Office 365
12 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (13.79%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (10.34%) Magento
13 3 (10.34%) Drupal
13 3 (10.34%) MySQL
13 3 (10.34%) PHP
14 2 (6.90%) Mobile Commerce

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (10.34%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Photoshop
2 13 (44.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (13.79%) InfoPath
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Magento
2 1 (3.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Axure RP
2 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) HTML
1 26 (89.66%) CSS
2 10 (34.48%) HTML5
3 4 (13.79%) CSS3
3 4 (13.79%) XSLT
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) jQuery
5 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) User Experience
2 12 (41.38%) Graphic Design
3 4 (13.79%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.90%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Web Design
3 5 (17.24%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) Content Management
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Adobe
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 27 days ago