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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 114 126 135
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 97 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.98% 1.20% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.27% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 72 33 35
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £39,500 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
4719 3389 3624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.48% 94.30% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3681 2667 3017
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,500
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 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 28 August 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 28 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
Leeds -1 68 £36,250 +16.93% 7
Bradford +5 7 £20,000 - 2
Wetherby - 7 £29,000 -
Cleckheaton - 1 £24,000 -
Designer
Yorkshire

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 83 (47.98%) HTML
2 71 (41.04%) CSS
3 53 (30.64%) Photoshop
4 40 (23.12%) Marketing
5 39 (22.54%) JavaScript
6 35 (20.23%) Adobe
7 33 (19.08%) Adobe Illustrator
8 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
8 30 (17.34%) Flash
8 30 (17.34%) Responsive Web Design
9 28 (16.18%) E-Commerce
10 26 (15.03%) SQL Server
11 24 (13.87%) Windows
12 22 (12.72%) Web Design
13 21 (12.14%) MS Office
13 21 (12.14%) WordPress
13 21 (12.14%) Graphic Design
13 21 (12.14%) jQuery
14 20 (11.56%) Finance
15 19 (10.98%) VMware
16 18 (10.40%) PHP
17 17 (9.83%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2007
17 17 (9.83%) Technical Architecture
17 17 (9.83%) NAS
17 17 (9.83%) XenApp
17 17 (9.83%) XenServer
17 17 (9.83%) Office Communications Server
17 17 (9.83%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (9.83%) Windows Server 2008

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (12.14%) WordPress
2 17 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2007
2 17 (9.83%) Office Communications Server
2 17 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (9.83%) MS Exchange
3 12 (6.94%) CMS
4 4 (2.31%) Apache
5 3 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.58%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (30.64%) Photoshop
2 33 (19.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (12.14%) MS Office
4 16 (9.25%) Fireworks
5 8 (4.62%) InDesign
5 8 (4.62%) Acrobat
6 7 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (2.89%) MS Excel
7 5 (2.89%) MS Visio
7 5 (2.89%) FreeHand
8 3 (1.73%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (1.16%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Magento
2 4 (2.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.83%) NAS
1 17 (9.83%) SAN
2 11 (6.36%) Intranet
3 6 (3.47%) Firewall
3 6 (3.47%) Network Security
4 4 (2.31%) LDAP
4 4 (2.31%) DNS
4 4 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.16%) BGP
5 2 (1.16%) MPLS
5 2 (1.16%) OSPF
5 2 (1.16%) LAN
5 2 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (9.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.62%) MySQL
4 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.58%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (9.25%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (2.31%) Subversion
2 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.16%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
General
1 40 (23.12%) Marketing
2 20 (11.56%) Finance
3 9 (5.20%) Advertising
4 8 (4.62%) Multimedia
5 5 (2.89%) Retail
5 5 (2.89%) Interactive Media
6 3 (1.73%) Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (47.98%) HTML
2 71 (41.04%) CSS
3 30 (17.34%) Flash
4 21 (12.14%) jQuery
5 12 (6.94%) XHTML
5 12 (6.94%) .NET
6 11 (6.36%) HTML5
7 9 (5.20%) CSS3
8 8 (4.62%) MooTools
9 6 (3.47%) XML
10 5 (2.89%) Ajax
10 5 (2.89%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.31%) DOM
11 4 (2.31%) JSP
11 4 (2.31%) JSTL
11 4 (2.31%) Dojo
11 4 (2.31%) Ext JS
11 4 (2.31%) Sass
12 3 (1.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (1.73%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.14%) Graphic Design
2 17 (9.83%) Clustering
3 12 (6.94%) Animation
4 8 (4.62%) Digital Media
4 8 (4.62%) Social Media
5 7 (4.05%) Photography
6 6 (3.47%) iPad
6 6 (3.47%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.89%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.31%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.16%) SCORM
9 2 (1.16%) NHS
9 2 (1.16%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.58%) W3C
10 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.87%) Windows
2 17 (9.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (9.83%) Linux
2 17 (9.83%) UNIX
2 17 (9.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (3.47%) Android
4 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.34%) Responsive Web Design
2 28 (16.18%) E-Commerce
3 22 (12.72%) Web Design
4 17 (9.83%) Technical Architecture
4 17 (9.83%) Change Control
5 14 (8.09%) SEO
6 12 (6.94%) Digital Marketing
7 11 (6.36%) Web Development
8 10 (5.78%) Service Management
8 10 (5.78%) Change Management
8 10 (5.78%) ITSM
8 10 (5.78%) ITIL
8 10 (5.78%) ITIL V3
8 10 (5.78%) Analytics
8 10 (5.78%) Content Management
9 8 (4.62%) Project Management
9 8 (4.62%) B2B
9 8 (4.62%) B2C
9 8 (4.62%) Pay per click
10 7 (4.05%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 39 (22.54%) JavaScript
2 18 (10.40%) PHP
3 8 (4.62%) C#
4 4 (2.31%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.31%) VB.NET
4 4 (2.31%) ActionScript
4 4 (2.31%) C++
4 4 (2.31%) Perl
5 2 (1.16%) Java
6 1 (0.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.05%) Degree
2 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.16%) CCNP
3 2 (1.16%) CCNA
3 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) EFQM
2 4 (2.31%) QA
3 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (9.83%) XenApp
1 17 (9.83%) XenServer
1 17 (9.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (9.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (20.23%) Adobe
2 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.98%) VMware
4 17 (9.83%) Citrix
4 17 (9.83%) CommVault
4 17 (9.83%) NetApp
4 17 (9.83%) AppSense
5 6 (3.47%) Cisco
6 5 (2.89%) EPiServer
6 5 (2.89%) Macromedia
7 4 (2.31%) Juniper
7 4 (2.31%) Symantec
7 4 (2.31%) McAfee
7 4 (2.31%) Websense
7 4 (2.31%) Blue Coat
7 4 (2.31%) Omniture
7 4 (2.31%) Google
7 4 (2.31%) Coremetrics
7 4 (2.31%) Twitter
8 2 (1.16%) Quark
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: £20,000 per annum Based on Skills and Experience
Posted: 17 days ago