The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
UK / Wales
Rank 91 90 98
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 11 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.01% 0.97% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.98% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 12
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,533
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £30,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £39,000 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.43%

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
1041 1320 1349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.86% 98.00% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1135 1147
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Designer in the job title.

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 20 February 2017.

Designer Salary Histogram in Wales

Designer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +16 10 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Designer
UK

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 19 (59.38%) User Experience
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) CSS
3 16 (50.00%) HTML
4 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 13 (40.63%) Photoshop
6 11 (34.38%) Wireframes
7 10 (31.25%) PHP
7 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
7 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
8 9 (28.13%) Typography
9 8 (25.00%) SEO
10 7 (21.88%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (21.88%) Graphic Design
10 7 (21.88%) Axure RP
10 7 (21.88%) Prototyping
11 6 (18.75%) Statistics
11 6 (18.75%) HTML5
11 6 (18.75%) Web Design
11 6 (18.75%) OO
12 5 (15.63%) XHTML
12 5 (15.63%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (15.63%) Internet
12 5 (15.63%) SQL
12 5 (15.63%) WordPress
12 5 (15.63%) Android
12 5 (15.63%) iPhone
12 5 (15.63%) Adobe After Effects
13 4 (12.50%) CSS3
13 4 (12.50%) concrete5

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) WordPress
2 4 (12.50%) CMS
2 4 (12.50%) concrete5
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Photoshop
2 7 (21.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (15.63%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (3.13%) InDesign
5 1 (3.13%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) MailChimp
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Axure RP
2 5 (15.63%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) CSS
1 16 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) HTML5
3 5 (15.63%) XHTML
4 4 (12.50%) CSS3
4 4 (12.50%) jQuery
4 4 (12.50%) Sass
4 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (6.25%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) User Experience
2 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
3 7 (21.88%) Graphic Design
4 5 (15.63%) iPhone
5 4 (12.50%) Video Editing
6 2 (6.25%) Fintech
7 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Wireframes
3 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 9 (28.13%) Typography
5 8 (25.00%) SEO
6 7 (21.88%) Prototyping
7 6 (18.75%) OO
7 6 (18.75%) Statistics
7 6 (18.75%) Web Design
8 4 (12.50%) Brand Management
8 4 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (12.50%) OO PHP
9 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (6.25%) ITIL
10 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (6.25%) SDLC
10 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
10 2 (6.25%) UML
10 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) PHP
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Adobe
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