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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 61 41 70
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 3 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.53% 3.40% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 3.48% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 3
Median salary £68,750 £56,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
546 460 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.96% 97.87% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 464 391 453
Median salary £51,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (41.67%) Smartphone
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe
5 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) Social Media
6 1 (8.33%) iPad
6 1 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (8.33%) Axure RP
6 1 (8.33%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud

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 4 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (8.33%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (8.33%) InVision
3 1 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) CSS3
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (41.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (8.33%) Animation
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) People Management
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP