The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 135 169 130
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 79 36 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.59% 0.78% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 0.81% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 57 25 44
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £23,100 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £53,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Designer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4873 4418 3823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.83% 95.34% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3937 3495 3142
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Designer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Designer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Designer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Designer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Leeds +10 45 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Otley - 16 £25,000 -
Halifax - 8 - - 2
Huddersfield +4 4 £23,000 -8.00%
Bradford - 2 £25,750 - 1
Wetherby - 2 £32,500 - 1
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
Designer
Yorkshire

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 89 (63.12%) User Experience
2 85 (60.28%) HTML
3 69 (48.94%) CSS
4 55 (39.01%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (37.59%) Responsive Web Design
6 49 (34.75%) jQuery
6 49 (34.75%) JavaScript
7 43 (30.50%) HTML5
8 40 (28.37%) Photoshop
9 36 (25.53%) Adobe
10 31 (21.99%) CMS
10 31 (21.99%) Adobe Illustrator
11 25 (17.73%) WordPress
12 24 (17.02%) Marketing
12 24 (17.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 21 (14.89%) CSS3
14 19 (13.48%) Graphic Design
15 18 (12.77%) E-Commerce
16 15 (10.64%) Degree
17 14 (9.93%) Sass
18 13 (9.22%) Web Development
18 13 (9.22%) B2C
19 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
19 12 (8.51%) Fireworks
19 12 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
19 12 (8.51%) Retail
19 12 (8.51%) LESS
20 11 (7.80%) Mentoring
20 11 (7.80%) MVC
21 10 (7.09%) Flash

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 31 (21.99%) CMS
2 25 (17.73%) WordPress
3 9 (6.38%) IIS
4 7 (4.96%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (4.96%) Drupal
4 7 (4.96%) Office Communications Server
4 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.84%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.84%) Moodle
6 1 (0.71%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.71%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 40 (28.37%) Photoshop
2 31 (21.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (17.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (8.51%) Fireworks
5 10 (7.09%) MS Office
6 4 (2.84%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (2.13%) FreeHand
7 3 (2.13%) 3ds Max
8 2 (1.42%) InDesign
9 1 (0.71%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.71%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.71%) Maya
9 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
9 1 (0.71%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) SAN
1 7 (4.96%) NAS
2 4 (2.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.42%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 24 (17.02%) Marketing
2 12 (8.51%) Retail
3 6 (4.26%) Multimedia
4 4 (2.84%) Legal
4 4 (2.84%) Games
5 3 (2.13%) Finance
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (60.28%) HTML
2 69 (48.94%) CSS
3 49 (34.75%) jQuery
4 43 (30.50%) HTML5
5 21 (14.89%) CSS3
6 14 (9.93%) Sass
7 12 (8.51%) LESS
8 10 (7.09%) Flash
9 9 (6.38%) Modernizr
9 9 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (4.26%) .NET
11 4 (2.84%) XML
11 4 (2.84%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.84%) AngularJS
11 4 (2.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.42%) OOCSS
13 1 (0.71%) Apache Flex
13 1 (0.71%) XHTML
13 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.71%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 89 (63.12%) User Experience
2 19 (13.48%) Graphic Design
3 10 (7.09%) Animation
4 8 (5.67%) Video Editing
5 7 (4.96%) Clustering
6 5 (3.55%) E-Learning
6 5 (3.55%) Photography
6 5 (3.55%) Social Media
7 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.84%) FMCG
8 3 (2.13%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.13%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.71%) NHS
9 1 (0.71%) W3C
9 1 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.71%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.71%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.71%) New Media
9 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.67%) Windows
2 7 (4.96%) Linux
2 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (4.96%) UNIX
3 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.01%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (37.59%) Responsive Web Design
3 18 (12.77%) E-Commerce
4 13 (9.22%) B2C
4 13 (9.22%) Web Development
5 12 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (7.80%) MVC
6 11 (7.80%) Mentoring
7 10 (7.09%) User Stories
7 10 (7.09%) Web Design
8 9 (6.38%) Progressive Enhancement
8 9 (6.38%) UX Design
9 7 (4.96%) Change Control
10 6 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (3.55%) Usability Testing
11 5 (3.55%) Information Architecture
12 4 (2.84%) Unit Testing
12 4 (2.84%) OO
12 4 (2.84%) UML
13 3 (2.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 49 (34.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (4.96%) PHP
3 5 (3.55%) ActionScript
4 3 (2.13%) C#
5 2 (1.42%) Java
5 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (10.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
1 7 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (4.96%) XenApp
1 7 (4.96%) XenServer
Vendors
1 36 (25.53%) Adobe
2 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.96%) Citrix
3 7 (4.96%) CommVault
3 7 (4.96%) NetApp
3 7 (4.96%) VMware
3 7 (4.96%) AppSense
4 4 (2.84%) EPiServer
4 4 (2.84%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.13%) Macromedia
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle
6 1 (0.71%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £16k - 18k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago