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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 128 132 136
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 91 51 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.78% 1.38% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.45% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 71 41 37
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £38,500
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
4940 3514 3661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.79% 94.90% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3854 2806 3067
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 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
Leeds -9 64 £35,000 +16.66% 9
Wetherby - 6 £29,000 -
Bradford -10 5 £22,000 -51.11% 2
Wakefield -13 1 £30,000 -18.91%
Cleckheaton - 1 £24,000 -
Designer
Yorkshire

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 90 (50.56%) HTML
2 74 (41.57%) User Experience
3 73 (41.01%) CSS
4 57 (32.02%) Photoshop
5 41 (23.03%) JavaScript
6 39 (21.91%) Adobe
7 38 (21.35%) Marketing
8 37 (20.79%) Adobe Illustrator
9 35 (19.66%) Microsoft
10 32 (17.98%) E-Commerce
10 32 (17.98%) Flash
11 27 (15.17%) SQL Server
11 27 (15.17%) Responsive Web Design
12 25 (14.04%) Windows
13 24 (13.48%) MS Office
14 21 (11.80%) Finance
14 21 (11.80%) WordPress
14 21 (11.80%) jQuery
14 21 (11.80%) Web Design
15 20 (11.24%) Technical Architecture
15 20 (11.24%) Fireworks
15 20 (11.24%) VMware
16 19 (10.67%) PHP
16 19 (10.67%) Graphic Design
17 18 (10.11%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2007
17 18 (10.11%) NAS
17 18 (10.11%) XenApp
17 18 (10.11%) XenServer
17 18 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (11.80%) WordPress
2 18 (10.11%) Office Communications Server
2 18 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (10.11%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (7.87%) CMS
4 4 (2.25%) Apache
5 3 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 57 (32.02%) Photoshop
2 37 (20.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (13.48%) MS Office
4 20 (11.24%) Fireworks
5 10 (5.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (5.06%) InDesign
6 9 (5.06%) Acrobat
7 8 (4.49%) FreeHand
8 5 (2.81%) MS Excel
9 4 (2.25%) MS Visio
10 3 (1.69%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (1.12%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Magento
2 4 (2.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.11%) SAN
1 18 (10.11%) NAS
2 14 (7.87%) Intranet
3 6 (3.37%) Firewall
3 6 (3.37%) Network Security
4 4 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.25%) LDAP
4 4 (2.25%) DNS
5 2 (1.12%) LAN
5 2 (1.12%) WAN
5 2 (1.12%) MPLS
5 2 (1.12%) OSPF
5 2 (1.12%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 18 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.49%) MySQL
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.56%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 17 (9.55%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (2.81%) Subversion
3 4 (2.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.69%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (21.35%) Marketing
2 21 (11.80%) Finance
3 9 (5.06%) Advertising
4 7 (3.93%) Multimedia
5 5 (2.81%) Retail
5 5 (2.81%) Interactive Media
6 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Legal
7 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (50.56%) HTML
2 73 (41.01%) CSS
3 32 (17.98%) Flash
4 21 (11.80%) jQuery
5 13 (7.30%) XHTML
5 13 (7.30%) .NET
6 12 (6.74%) HTML5
7 9 (5.06%) CSS3
7 9 (5.06%) MooTools
8 6 (3.37%) XML
9 5 (2.81%) Ajax
9 5 (2.81%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.81%) Sass
10 4 (2.25%) Ext JS
10 4 (2.25%) JSP
10 4 (2.25%) DOM
10 4 (2.25%) JSTL
10 4 (2.25%) Dojo
10 4 (2.25%) Apache Flex
11 3 (1.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 74 (41.57%) User Experience
2 19 (10.67%) Graphic Design
3 18 (10.11%) Clustering
4 15 (8.43%) Animation
5 8 (4.49%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.93%) Photography
6 7 (3.93%) Social Media
7 6 (3.37%) iPad
7 6 (3.37%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.81%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.25%) E-Learning
9 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.69%) NHS
11 2 (1.12%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.12%) SCORM
12 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.04%) Windows
2 18 (10.11%) Linux
2 18 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (10.11%) UNIX
3 7 (3.93%) Android
4 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.98%) E-Commerce
2 27 (15.17%) Responsive Web Design
3 21 (11.80%) Web Design
4 20 (11.24%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (10.11%) Change Control
6 17 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (8.43%) SEO
8 12 (6.74%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (6.18%) Web Development
9 11 (6.18%) Analytics
10 10 (5.62%) ITIL V3
10 10 (5.62%) Service Management
10 10 (5.62%) Change Management
10 10 (5.62%) ITSM
10 10 (5.62%) ITIL
11 9 (5.06%) Content Management
12 8 (4.49%) Pay per click
12 8 (4.49%) UML
12 8 (4.49%) OO
12 8 (4.49%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.03%) JavaScript
2 19 (10.67%) PHP
3 8 (4.49%) C#
4 5 (2.81%) ActionScript
5 4 (2.25%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.25%) C++
5 4 (2.25%) Perl
5 4 (2.25%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.12%) Java
7 1 (0.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.49%) Degree
2 4 (2.25%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) CCNP
3 2 (1.12%) CCNA
3 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.25%) EFQM
1 4 (2.25%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (10.11%) Active Directory
1 18 (10.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (10.11%) XenApp
1 18 (10.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (21.91%) Adobe
2 35 (19.66%) Microsoft
3 20 (11.24%) VMware
4 18 (10.11%) AppSense
4 18 (10.11%) CommVault
4 18 (10.11%) NetApp
4 18 (10.11%) Citrix
5 8 (4.49%) Macromedia
6 7 (3.93%) EPiServer
7 6 (3.37%) Cisco
8 4 (2.25%) Juniper
8 4 (2.25%) Symantec
8 4 (2.25%) McAfee
8 4 (2.25%) Websense
8 4 (2.25%) Blue Coat
8 4 (2.25%) Omniture
8 4 (2.25%) Google
8 4 (2.25%) Coremetrics
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle
9 2 (1.12%) Business Objects
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: circa £20k per annum (based on skills and experience)
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago