The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 24 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.75% - 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
Designer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108 175 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 99.08% 89.74% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 100 112 105
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Designer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Designer Salary Trend in Wakefield

Designer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Intranet
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
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