The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
83 142 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 98.81% 95.95% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 59 41 71
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Designer
Scotland

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Designer
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Designer Salary Trend in West Lothian

Designer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM