The median annual salary for a Designer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 47 82 83
Rank change year-on-year +35 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 24 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.79% 0.38% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 0.40% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 6
Median salary £47,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 - £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 609 745 1066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.06% 94.18% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 467 617 806
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Bedfordshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Designer in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Designer in Bedfordshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in Bedfordshire

Designer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +16 12 £48,750 -
Dunstable - 8 £47,500 - 2
Designer
East of England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) J2EE
2 20 (52.63%) Oracle
3 18 (47.37%) User Experience
4 16 (42.11%) Waterfall
4 16 (42.11%) JBoss
4 16 (42.11%) Tomcat
5 14 (36.84%) Java
6 12 (31.58%) Wireframes
7 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
7 11 (28.95%) Sybase
7 11 (28.95%) WebLogic
8 10 (26.32%) EJB
8 10 (26.32%) JDBC
8 10 (26.32%) Servlets
8 10 (26.32%) Automated Testing
9 9 (23.68%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (23.68%) Finance
9 9 (23.68%) Adobe
9 9 (23.68%) Web Services
9 9 (23.68%) JMS
9 9 (23.68%) User Stories
9 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
9 9 (23.68%) Coaching
9 9 (23.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (23.68%) JPA
10 8 (21.05%) Axure RP
10 8 (21.05%) Prototyping
10 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (42.11%) JBoss
1 16 (42.11%) Tomcat
2 11 (28.95%) WebLogic
3 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
4 5 (13.16%) WildFly
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (5.26%) SAP Hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
2 8 (21.05%) Axure RP
3 7 (18.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (10.53%) JUnit
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
2 6 (15.79%) Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) J2EE
2 10 (26.32%) EJB
2 10 (26.32%) JDBC
2 10 (26.32%) Servlets
3 9 (23.68%) JMS
3 9 (23.68%) JPA
3 9 (23.68%) Web Services
4 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
4 8 (21.05%) Spring
5 7 (18.42%) .NET
6 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 6 (15.79%) JRules
7 4 (10.53%) CSS
7 4 (10.53%) HTML
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.26%) HTML5
8 2 (5.26%) LESS
8 2 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) User Experience
2 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (10.53%) Virtual Team
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Waterfall
3 12 (31.58%) Wireframes
4 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (26.32%) Automated Testing
6 9 (23.68%) Coaching
6 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
6 9 (23.68%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (23.68%) User Stories
7 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
7 8 (21.05%) Prototyping
7 8 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
9 6 (15.79%) Analytics
9 6 (15.79%) ETL
9 6 (15.79%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 6 (15.79%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
10 5 (13.16%) B2B
10 5 (13.16%) B2C
10 5 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Java
2 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Oracle
2 11 (28.95%) Sybase
3 9 (23.68%) Adobe
4 6 (15.79%) hybris
4 6 (15.79%) IBM
4 6 (15.79%) Informatica
4 6 (15.79%) Pega
5 5 (13.16%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
7 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
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