The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 48 58 76
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 8 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.68% 3.30% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 3.32% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 4
Median salary £35,250 £20,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Designer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
466 542 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.90% 99.45% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 402 400 463
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Designer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Designer Salary Trend in Watford

Designer
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Watford

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Watford region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) User Experience
2 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) Adobe
3 8 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) Photoshop
3 8 (57.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (42.86%) Wireframes
4 6 (42.86%) Mobile Commerce
4 6 (42.86%) Smartphone
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (42.86%) Axure RP
4 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
5 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (35.71%) CSS3
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) Social Media
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (21.43%) Ethnography
7 3 (21.43%) Ethnographic Research
7 3 (21.43%) Heuristic Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Competitor Analysis

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 8 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 6 (42.86%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (7.14%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS3
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) User Experience
2 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 6 (42.86%) Smartphone
3 5 (35.71%) Social Media
4 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
2 6 (42.86%) Mobile Commerce
2 6 (42.86%) Wireframes
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Competitor Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Ethnographic Research
4 3 (21.43%) Ethnography
4 3 (21.43%) Heuristic Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SEPA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter
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