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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 92 81 92
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.75% 1.66% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.72% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 12
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
1318 1338 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.43% 96.54% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 1134 1001
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -8 10 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (70.00%) HTML
1 14 (70.00%) CSS
2 13 (65.00%) User Experience
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (55.00%) Photoshop
5 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (40.00%) Marketing
6 8 (40.00%) Adobe
7 7 (35.00%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (30.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
8 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (30.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 6 (30.00%) Axure RP
9 5 (25.00%) Google
9 5 (25.00%) MVC
10 4 (20.00%) Web Development
11 3 (15.00%) HTML5
11 3 (15.00%) CSS3
11 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (15.00%) Web Design
11 3 (15.00%) Games
12 2 (10.00%) Scrum
12 2 (10.00%) SEO
12 2 (10.00%) PHP
12 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
12 2 (10.00%) CMS
12 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
12 2 (10.00%) jQuery

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (30.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
4 1 (5.00%) Revit
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Axure RP
1 6 (30.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (40.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Games
3 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) CSS
1 14 (70.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) CSS3
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (10.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (15.00%) Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) Email Marketing
7 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Marketing Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) SEO
7 2 (10.00%) Typography
8 1 (5.00%) CAD
8 1 (5.00%) Infographics
8 1 (5.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Adobe
2 5 (25.00%) Google
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