The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 90 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 17 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.23% 0.60% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.62% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 2
Average salary £43,389 £33,750 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.56% +42.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,200 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,350 £26,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1334 1284 1212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.88% 96.18% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 1093 1076
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Designer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Designer Salary Trend in Wales

Designer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Wales

Designer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
South Wales +9 16 £50,000 +81.81% 2
North Wales -3 1 £23,500 -44.70% 1
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 16 (43.24%) User Experience
2 13 (35.14%) Finance
3 12 (32.43%) HTML
4 11 (29.73%) CSS
4 11 (29.73%) Adobe
5 9 (24.32%) Mainframe
5 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
5 9 (24.32%) jQuery
6 8 (21.62%) HTML5
6 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
7 7 (18.92%) Photoshop
7 7 (18.92%) B2B
7 7 (18.92%) Web Design
7 7 (18.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (18.92%) CSS3
8 6 (16.22%) Axure RP
8 6 (16.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (13.51%) Back Office
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.51%) Unisys
9 5 (13.51%) Internet
9 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (13.51%) Business Transformation
10 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
10 4 (10.81%) Information Architecture
10 4 (10.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (10.81%) Advertising
10 4 (10.81%) Migration

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (2.70%) SAS
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Photoshop
1 7 (18.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (16.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
4 3 (8.11%) Fireworks
5 1 (2.70%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Axure RP
2 4 (10.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.70%) PVCS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.70%) CA Gen
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Back Office
3 4 (10.81%) Advertising
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
4 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) CSS
3 9 (24.32%) jQuery
4 8 (21.62%) HTML5
5 7 (18.92%) CSS3
6 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.41%) .NET
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) User Experience
2 9 (24.32%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.11%) Human Factors
3 3 (8.11%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.41%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
2 7 (18.92%) B2B
2 7 (18.92%) Web Design
3 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (13.51%) Business Transformation
4 4 (10.81%) Scrum
4 4 (10.81%) Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Information Architecture
5 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.11%) Customer Intelligence
5 3 (8.11%) User Stories
5 3 (8.11%) Usability Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.41%) MVC
6 2 (5.41%) SEO
7 1 (2.70%) SDLC
7 1 (2.70%) Test Management
7 1 (2.70%) Web Usability
7 1 (2.70%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.41%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Adobe
2 5 (13.51%) Unisys
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) CA
4 1 (2.70%) Apple
4 1 (2.70%) Serena
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