The median annual salary for a Designer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Designer
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 5.30% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £43,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast. 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
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 141 126 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 93.38% 95.45% 99.25%
Number of salaries quoted 118 106 62
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Belfast

Designer
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Designer in Belfast

Designer
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Belfast over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in Belfast

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Belfast region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
1 9 (47.37%) Service Design
2 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 8 (42.11%) ITSM
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Service Management
3 7 (36.84%) Presales
4 6 (31.58%) Financial Modelling
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Workflow
6 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
6 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (21.05%) Information Architecture
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
7 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
7 3 (15.79%) WCAG
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) HTML
7 3 (15.79%) CSS
8 2 (10.53%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) Process Management
8 2 (10.53%) Java
8 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle
8 2 (10.53%) UML
8 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) Cloudera CDH
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) Kafka
3 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
1 9 (47.37%) Service Design
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) ITSM
2 8 (42.11%) Service Management
3 7 (36.84%) Presales
4 6 (31.58%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
5 4 (21.05%) Information Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) Workflow
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
6 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.53%) Process Management
7 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) Scala
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) WCAG
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cloudera
1 2 (10.53%) Datameer
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) Tableau
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) NetApp
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) VMware