The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 13 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 6 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.74% 3.74% 4.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.90% 3.77% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 Welwyn Garden City 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
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87 106 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 97.75% 99.07% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 75 81 137
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Designer
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Designer Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (57.14%) InDesign
2 4 (57.14%) Web Design
2 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) MVVM
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) E-business
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (57.14%) InDesign
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
1 3 (42.86%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Web Design
2 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) E-business
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft