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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 82 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 23 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.65% 1.15% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.19% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 12
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1327 1180 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.26% 96.96% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 985 1099
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +4 23 £40,000 +41.59% 1
Designer
UK

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) HTML
3 10 (28.57%) CSS
3 10 (28.57%) User Experience
4 9 (25.71%) jQuery
4 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.00%) Adobe
5 7 (20.00%) Web Design
5 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 6 (17.14%) HTML5
6 6 (17.14%) Mainframe
6 6 (17.14%) Photoshop
7 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.29%) Banking
8 4 (11.43%) Information Architecture
8 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (11.43%) B2B
8 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (11.43%) Migration
9 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
9 3 (8.57%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.57%) Customer Intelligence
9 3 (8.57%) Fireworks
9 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
9 3 (8.57%) .NET
9 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
9 3 (8.57%) Digital Media
9 3 (8.57%) CSS3

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 2 (5.71%) WordPress
1 2 (5.71%) Joomla!
1 2 (5.71%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (8.57%) Fireworks
3 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Frame Relay
2 1 (2.86%) IPsec
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) MPLS
2 1 (2.86%) ATM
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.71%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.86%) PVCS
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Advertising
4 2 (5.71%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) HTML
2 10 (28.57%) CSS
3 9 (25.71%) jQuery
4 6 (17.14%) HTML5
5 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.57%) .NET
6 3 (8.57%) CSS3
7 2 (5.71%) Sass
7 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) User Experience
2 6 (17.14%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.57%) Digital Media
3 3 (8.57%) Human Factors
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.86%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Web Design
1 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.43%) Information Architecture
3 4 (11.43%) B2B
3 4 (11.43%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Customer Intelligence
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) Usability Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.71%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.71%) SEO
6 1 (2.86%) Scrum
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) SOA
6 1 (2.86%) User Stories
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.71%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Adobe
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Unisys
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Serena
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago