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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 59 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.47% 1.00% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.04% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £22,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.36%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
626 482 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.51% 96.40% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 430 410 442
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014. 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
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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 -5 3 - - 1
Designer
North East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Publishing
4 4 (36.36%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
4 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (27.27%) Content Management
5 3 (27.27%) Legal
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) Social Gaming
7 1 (9.09%) CSS3
7 1 (9.09%) LESS
7 1 (9.09%) Underscore.js
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Grunt
7 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
7 1 (9.09%) Online Gambling
7 1 (9.09%) Learning Management System
7 1 (9.09%) Blackboard
7 1 (9.09%) C#
7 1 (9.09%) Ajax
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Grunt
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Publishing
3 3 (27.27%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) LESS
3 1 (9.09%) Underscore.js
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Social Gaming
3 1 (9.09%) Online Gambling
3 1 (9.09%) Learning Management System
3 1 (9.09%) Video Editing
3 1 (9.09%) E-Learning
3 1 (9.09%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Rapid Prototyping
2 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Blackboard
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