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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 144 127 139
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 75 60 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.45% 1.51% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.58% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 68 52 38
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £58,750 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,232 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -1.42%
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
5022 3789 3576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.95% 95.37% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3077 2985
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Leeds -12 60 £35,000 +12.90% 7
Wakefield - 2 £31,250 -
Wetherby - 2 £26,500 -
Castleford - 2 £45,000 -
Designer
Yorkshire

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 102 (56.35%) HTML
2 89 (49.17%) User Experience
3 85 (46.96%) CSS
4 59 (32.60%) Photoshop
5 54 (29.83%) JavaScript
6 43 (23.76%) Adobe
7 40 (22.10%) Responsive Web Design
8 39 (21.55%) Adobe Illustrator
9 36 (19.89%) Marketing
10 32 (17.68%) Flash
11 30 (16.57%) E-Commerce
11 30 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (16.02%) Microsoft
13 28 (15.47%) jQuery
14 24 (13.26%) Graphic Design
15 22 (12.15%) Windows
15 22 (12.15%) MS Office
16 21 (11.60%) SQL Server
16 21 (11.60%) CMS
16 21 (11.60%) Fireworks
16 21 (11.60%) WordPress
16 21 (11.60%) HTML5
17 20 (11.05%) Web Development
17 20 (11.05%) Web Design
18 19 (10.50%) PHP
18 19 (10.50%) Technical Architecture
19 18 (9.94%) Degree
20 17 (9.39%) VMware
20 17 (9.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 16 (8.84%) Clustering

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 21 (11.60%) CMS
1 21 (11.60%) WordPress
2 16 (8.84%) Office Communications Server
2 16 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2007
2 16 (8.84%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.87%) Drupal
4 4 (2.21%) Apache
5 3 (1.66%) IIS
6 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 59 (32.60%) Photoshop
2 39 (21.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (12.15%) MS Office
4 21 (11.60%) Fireworks
5 17 (9.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (4.97%) InDesign
6 9 (4.97%) Acrobat
7 8 (4.42%) FreeHand
7 8 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (2.21%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (2.21%) MS Excel
9 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.55%) Maya
10 1 (0.55%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.55%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Magento
2 4 (2.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.84%) SAN
1 16 (8.84%) NAS
2 14 (7.73%) Intranet
3 5 (2.76%) Firewall
3 5 (2.76%) Network Security
4 4 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.21%) LDAP
4 4 (2.21%) DNS
5 1 (0.55%) LAN
5 1 (0.55%) WAN
5 1 (0.55%) MPLS
5 1 (0.55%) OSPF
5 1 (0.55%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.60%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.84%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (8.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.42%) MySQL
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.55%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (8.84%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (2.76%) Subversion
3 4 (2.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (1.66%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
General
1 36 (19.89%) Marketing
2 16 (8.84%) Finance
3 9 (4.97%) Advertising
4 8 (4.42%) Multimedia
5 5 (2.76%) Interactive Media
6 4 (2.21%) Legal
7 3 (1.66%) Retail
8 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) Games
9 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (56.35%) HTML
2 85 (46.96%) CSS
3 32 (17.68%) Flash
4 28 (15.47%) jQuery
5 21 (11.60%) HTML5
6 12 (6.63%) .NET
7 11 (6.08%) XHTML
8 9 (4.97%) MooTools
8 9 (4.97%) CSS3
9 6 (3.31%) Sass
9 6 (3.31%) XML
10 5 (2.76%) Ajax
11 4 (2.21%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.21%) JSTL
11 4 (2.21%) Dojo
11 4 (2.21%) Apache Flex
11 4 (2.21%) Ext JS
11 4 (2.21%) DOM
11 4 (2.21%) JSP
11 4 (2.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 89 (49.17%) User Experience
2 24 (13.26%) Graphic Design
3 16 (8.84%) Animation
3 16 (8.84%) Clustering
4 8 (4.42%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.87%) Photography
5 7 (3.87%) Social Media
6 6 (3.31%) iPad
6 6 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.21%) E-Learning
8 4 (2.21%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.66%) NHS
10 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.55%) Motion Graphics
11 1 (0.55%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.55%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.55%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.15%) Windows
2 16 (8.84%) Linux
2 16 (8.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (8.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (8.84%) UNIX
3 7 (3.87%) Android
4 3 (1.66%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.66%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.10%) Responsive Web Design
2 30 (16.57%) E-Commerce
2 30 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.05%) Web Design
3 20 (11.05%) Web Development
4 19 (10.50%) Technical Architecture
5 16 (8.84%) Change Control
6 15 (8.29%) SEO
7 11 (6.08%) UX Design
7 11 (6.08%) Analytics
8 10 (5.52%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (5.52%) B2C
9 9 (4.97%) OO
9 9 (4.97%) Content Management
10 8 (4.42%) Pay per click
10 8 (4.42%) UML
10 8 (4.42%) OOD
10 8 (4.42%) MVC
10 8 (4.42%) Project Management
10 8 (4.42%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 54 (29.83%) JavaScript
2 19 (10.50%) PHP
3 6 (3.31%) C#
4 5 (2.76%) ActionScript
5 4 (2.21%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.21%) C++
5 4 (2.21%) Perl
5 4 (2.21%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.66%) Java
7 1 (0.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (9.94%) Degree
2 4 (2.21%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) CCNP
3 1 (0.55%) CCNA
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.87%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.10%) EFQM
System Software
1 16 (8.84%) Active Directory
1 16 (8.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (8.84%) XenApp
1 16 (8.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 43 (23.76%) Adobe
2 29 (16.02%) Microsoft
3 17 (9.39%) VMware
4 16 (8.84%) AppSense
4 16 (8.84%) CommVault
4 16 (8.84%) NetApp
4 16 (8.84%) Citrix
5 8 (4.42%) Macromedia
6 7 (3.87%) EPiServer
7 5 (2.76%) Cisco
8 4 (2.21%) Juniper
8 4 (2.21%) Symantec
8 4 (2.21%) McAfee
8 4 (2.21%) Websense
8 4 (2.21%) Blue Coat
8 4 (2.21%) Omniture
8 4 (2.21%) Google
8 4 (2.21%) Coremetrics
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle
9 2 (1.10%) Business Objects
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