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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 70 76 92
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 36 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.89% 1.55% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 1.60% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 11
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +86.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
1217 1127 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.59% 97.24% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 979 1180
Average salary £40,610 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 August 2014.

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 19 August 2014. 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
Crawley +8 9 £41,750 -40.35%
Horsham -1 9 £40,000 -3.03%
Worthing -9 6 £60,000 -
Chichester - 3 £45,000 -
Gatwick - 2 £35,000 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £31,000 -
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 33 (71.74%) HTML
1 33 (71.74%) CSS
2 32 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 27 (58.70%) E-Commerce
4 24 (52.17%) Photoshop
5 20 (43.48%) Information Architecture
6 16 (34.78%) Marketing
6 16 (34.78%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (30.43%) Java
7 14 (30.43%) jQuery
8 13 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (28.26%) Adobe
9 12 (26.09%) XML
10 11 (23.91%) Web Development
11 9 (19.57%) UML
12 8 (17.39%) ISO 9001
13 7 (15.22%) HTML5
13 7 (15.22%) Java EE
13 7 (15.22%) Sass
13 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (15.22%) SOAP
13 7 (15.22%) Web Services
13 7 (15.22%) XSLT
14 6 (13.04%) Finance
14 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (13.04%) ITIL
14 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
14 6 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (13.04%) OO

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 5 (10.87%) CMS
1 5 (10.87%) Drupal
1 5 (10.87%) Joomla!
1 5 (10.87%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (52.17%) Photoshop
2 16 (34.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (13.04%) Fireworks
4 3 (6.52%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (2.17%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQLite
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Dreamweaver
1 5 (10.87%) Maven
2 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) Subversion
2 3 (6.52%) Axure RP
General
1 16 (34.78%) Marketing
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (71.74%) HTML
1 33 (71.74%) CSS
2 14 (30.43%) jQuery
3 12 (26.09%) XML
4 7 (15.22%) HTML5
4 7 (15.22%) Java EE
4 7 (15.22%) Sass
4 7 (15.22%) SOAP
4 7 (15.22%) Web Services
4 7 (15.22%) XSLT
5 5 (10.87%) Spring
6 3 (6.52%) .NET
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.35%) J2EE
8 1 (2.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Social Media
1 5 (10.87%) Open Source
2 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.17%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Solaris
1 5 (10.87%) UNIX
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Android
2 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) E-Commerce
2 20 (43.48%) Information Architecture
3 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (23.91%) Web Development
6 9 (19.57%) UML
7 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.04%) ITIL
8 6 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (13.04%) OO
9 5 (10.87%) SEO
9 5 (10.87%) Web Design
9 5 (10.87%) Analytics
10 4 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (8.70%) B2C
11 3 (6.52%) Content Management
11 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
11 3 (6.52%) Statistical Analysis
11 3 (6.52%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 14 (30.43%) Java
3 5 (10.87%) C++
3 5 (10.87%) PHP
4 3 (6.52%) C
4 3 (6.52%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Adobe
2 5 (10.87%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) SAP