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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 70 76 95
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 27 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.28% 1.47% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.50% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 11
Average salary £45,000 £70,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +86.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £33,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £47,500
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
1157 1065 1428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.88% 97.53% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 968 1242
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -1 8 £38,500 -45.00% 1
Worthing +2 6 £60,000 -
Horsham -17 3 £45,000 -
Chichester - 3 £45,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £32,500 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £31,000 -
Designer
South East

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 32 (71.11%) HTML
1 32 (71.11%) CSS
2 31 (68.89%) JavaScript
3 27 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 24 (53.33%) Photoshop
5 22 (48.89%) User Experience
6 20 (44.44%) Information Architecture
7 16 (35.56%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (35.56%) Marketing
8 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (31.11%) jQuery
9 13 (28.89%) Java
9 13 (28.89%) Adobe
9 13 (28.89%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (26.67%) XML
11 11 (24.44%) Web Development
12 9 (20.00%) UML
13 8 (17.78%) ISO 9001
14 7 (15.56%) SOAP
14 7 (15.56%) Web Services
14 7 (15.56%) XSLT
14 7 (15.56%) Java EE
14 7 (15.56%) HTML5
14 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (15.56%) Sass
14 7 (15.56%) Coaching
15 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
15 6 (13.33%) ITIL
15 6 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
15 6 (13.33%) OO

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (11.11%) CMS
1 5 (11.11%) Joomla!
1 5 (11.11%) Drupal
1 5 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (53.33%) Photoshop
2 16 (35.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (13.33%) Fireworks
4 3 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (2.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.22%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.22%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQLite
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
1 5 (11.11%) Maven
2 3 (6.67%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.67%) Subversion
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (35.56%) Marketing
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (71.11%) HTML
1 32 (71.11%) CSS
2 14 (31.11%) jQuery
3 12 (26.67%) XML
4 7 (15.56%) XSLT
4 7 (15.56%) SOAP
4 7 (15.56%) Web Services
4 7 (15.56%) HTML5
4 7 (15.56%) Sass
4 7 (15.56%) Java EE
5 5 (11.11%) Spring
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.67%) .NET
7 2 (4.44%) J2EE
8 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) Open Source
2 5 (11.11%) Social Media
3 3 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.22%) Video Editing
5 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Solaris
1 5 (11.11%) UNIX
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Android
2 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 20 (44.44%) Information Architecture
3 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.89%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (24.44%) Web Development
6 9 (20.00%) UML
7 7 (15.56%) Coaching
7 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (13.33%) OO
8 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.11%) Web Design
9 5 (11.11%) SEO
9 5 (11.11%) Analytics
10 4 (8.89%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (8.89%) B2C
11 3 (6.67%) Email Marketing
11 3 (6.67%) Content Management
11 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) JavaScript
2 13 (28.89%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) PHP
4 4 (8.89%) C++
5 3 (6.67%) C
5 3 (6.67%) C#
6 2 (4.44%) SQL
7 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Adobe
2 5 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) SAP