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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 127 157 132
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 79 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.67% 1.01% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.07% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 61 33 52
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 £21,500 £22,800 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +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
4596 4130 3882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.27% 95.23% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3794 3249 3279
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +24 54 £30,000 -29.41% 5
Otley - 13 £25,000 - 1
Halifax - 5 - - 3
Wetherby - 3 £28,000 -
Bradford - 2 £25,750 -
Huddersfield +7 1 £23,000 -8.00%
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
Designer
Yorkshire

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 96 (62.34%) User Experience
2 87 (56.49%) HTML
3 70 (45.45%) CSS
4 55 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (35.06%) Responsive Web Design
6 48 (31.17%) Photoshop
7 47 (30.52%) JavaScript
8 46 (29.87%) jQuery
9 44 (28.57%) Adobe
10 41 (26.62%) HTML5
11 40 (25.97%) Adobe Illustrator
12 32 (20.78%) CMS
13 27 (17.53%) WordPress
14 26 (16.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 26 (16.88%) Marketing
15 23 (14.94%) Graphic Design
16 22 (14.29%) E-Commerce
17 21 (13.64%) Fireworks
17 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
17 21 (13.64%) CSS3
18 17 (11.04%) Flash
18 17 (11.04%) MS Office
18 17 (11.04%) Technical Architecture
18 17 (11.04%) Degree
19 16 (10.39%) Web Development
19 16 (10.39%) Windows
20 14 (9.09%) B2C
21 13 (8.44%) VMware
22 12 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2007
22 12 (7.79%) Animation

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 32 (20.78%) CMS
2 27 (17.53%) WordPress
3 12 (7.79%) Office Communications Server
3 12 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (7.79%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.84%) IIS
5 7 (4.55%) Drupal
6 5 (3.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.95%) Apache
8 1 (0.65%) Moodle
8 1 (0.65%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 48 (31.17%) Photoshop
2 40 (25.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (16.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 21 (13.64%) Fireworks
5 17 (11.04%) MS Office
6 6 (3.90%) FreeHand
6 6 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (2.60%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (1.95%) 3ds Max
8 3 (1.95%) InDesign
9 2 (1.30%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.65%) Maya
10 1 (0.65%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.65%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.79%) SAN
1 12 (7.79%) NAS
2 9 (5.84%) Intranet
3 4 (2.60%) Firewall
3 4 (2.60%) Network Security
4 3 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.95%) LDAP
4 3 (1.95%) DNS
5 1 (0.65%) LAN
5 1 (0.65%) WAN
5 1 (0.65%) MPLS
5 1 (0.65%) OSPF
5 1 (0.65%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.79%) SQL Server
1 12 (7.79%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (3.25%) Subversion
2 5 (3.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (1.95%) Axure RP
General
1 26 (16.88%) Marketing
2 10 (6.49%) Retail
3 8 (5.19%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.25%) Finance
5 4 (2.60%) Legal
5 4 (2.60%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (56.49%) HTML
2 70 (45.45%) CSS
3 46 (29.87%) jQuery
4 41 (26.62%) HTML5
5 21 (13.64%) CSS3
6 17 (11.04%) Flash
7 10 (6.49%) Sass
8 9 (5.84%) Modernizr
8 9 (5.84%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (5.19%) LESS
10 7 (4.55%) .NET
11 5 (3.25%) XHTML
11 5 (3.25%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.25%) MooTools
11 5 (3.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (1.95%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.95%) Apache Flex
13 2 (1.30%) OOCSS
14 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
14 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 96 (62.34%) User Experience
2 23 (14.94%) Graphic Design
3 12 (7.79%) Animation
3 12 (7.79%) Clustering
4 7 (4.55%) Social Media
5 5 (3.25%) Photography
5 5 (3.25%) Video Editing
5 5 (3.25%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.60%) FMCG
6 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.95%) NHS
8 2 (1.30%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.30%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.65%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.65%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.65%) W3C
9 1 (0.65%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.39%) Windows
2 12 (7.79%) Linux
2 12 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (7.79%) UNIX
3 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.95%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (35.06%) Responsive Web Design
3 22 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 17 (11.04%) Technical Architecture
5 16 (10.39%) Web Development
6 14 (9.09%) B2C
7 12 (7.79%) Change Control
8 11 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.14%) MVC
8 11 (7.14%) UX Design
9 10 (6.49%) User Stories
10 9 (5.84%) Web Design
10 9 (5.84%) Progressive Enhancement
11 7 (4.55%) UML
11 7 (4.55%) OO
12 6 (3.90%) OOD
12 6 (3.90%) SEO
12 6 (3.90%) Information Architecture
12 6 (3.90%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (3.90%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (30.52%) JavaScript
2 10 (6.49%) PHP
3 9 (5.84%) ActionScript
4 4 (2.60%) C#
5 3 (1.95%) C++
5 3 (1.95%) Perl
5 3 (1.95%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.95%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (11.04%) Degree
2 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) CCNP
3 1 (0.65%) CCNA
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.49%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (7.79%) Active Directory
1 12 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (7.79%) XenApp
1 12 (7.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (28.57%) Adobe
2 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.44%) VMware
4 12 (7.79%) AppSense
4 12 (7.79%) Citrix
4 12 (7.79%) CommVault
4 12 (7.79%) NetApp
5 6 (3.90%) Macromedia
5 6 (3.90%) EPiServer
6 5 (3.25%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.60%) Cisco
8 3 (1.95%) Symantec
8 3 (1.95%) McAfee
8 3 (1.95%) Websense
8 3 (1.95%) Juniper
8 3 (1.95%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.65%) Sony
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