The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 66 95 61
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 36 7 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.32% 0.61% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.40% 0.64% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35 7 38
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £63,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -52.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £24,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
Designer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1060 1086 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.79% 95.35% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 916 953 1055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Designer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Designer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Designer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Designer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Worthing - 15 £28,500 -
Haywards Heath - 10 £34,000 -
Crawley -3 4 £35,000 -11.39%
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 49 (80.33%) HTML
1 49 (80.33%) CSS
2 33 (54.10%) Photoshop
3 26 (42.62%) User Experience
4 25 (40.98%) Adobe
5 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
5 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (32.79%) HTML5
7 17 (27.87%) Marketing
8 13 (21.31%) Adobe Illustrator
8 13 (21.31%) Project Management
8 13 (21.31%) Information Architecture
8 13 (21.31%) Sass
9 12 (19.67%) User Stories
9 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
10 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (18.03%) Service Delivery
10 11 (18.03%) Windows
10 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
10 11 (18.03%) Axure RP
11 10 (16.39%) Dreamweaver
11 10 (16.39%) SQL
11 10 (16.39%) VB
11 10 (16.39%) VB.NET
11 10 (16.39%) .NET
11 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
11 10 (16.39%) C#
11 10 (16.39%) MVC
11 10 (16.39%) jQuery
12 9 (14.75%) Clustering

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (54.10%) Photoshop
2 13 (21.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
4 6 (9.84%) Acrobat
4 6 (9.84%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.64%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Axure RP
2 10 (16.39%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (27.87%) Marketing
2 6 (9.84%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (80.33%) HTML
1 49 (80.33%) CSS
2 20 (32.79%) HTML5
3 13 (21.31%) Sass
4 10 (16.39%) jQuery
4 10 (16.39%) .NET
5 1 (1.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (42.62%) User Experience
2 9 (14.75%) Clustering
3 6 (9.84%) E-Learning
3 6 (9.84%) Animation
3 6 (9.84%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (6.56%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
1 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) Project Management
2 13 (21.31%) Information Architecture
3 12 (19.67%) User Stories
4 11 (18.03%) Service Delivery
5 10 (16.39%) MVC
6 8 (13.11%) Load Balancing
6 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (13.11%) Coaching
7 6 (9.84%) 3D Animation
8 4 (6.56%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (6.56%) Email Marketing
8 4 (6.56%) Data Management
9 2 (3.28%) Web Marketing
10 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (1.64%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (1.64%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.64%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.64%) SEO
10 1 (1.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 10 (16.39%) VB
2 10 (16.39%) VB.NET
2 10 (16.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) MCSE
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.92%) CCNA
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.92%) HP ASE
3 2 (3.28%) MCPD
3 2 (3.28%) MCDBA
3 2 (3.28%) MCP
3 2 (3.28%) MCSD
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) IAG
2 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Adobe
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) HP
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco