Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Designer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Designer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 189 206
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 74 115 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.17% 1.32% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.38% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 48 85 95
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,475 £28,600 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,500 £67,500 £71,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6061 8339 10478
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 95.66% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4853 6539 8326
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Berkshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Designer in Berkshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in Berkshire

Designer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +38 21 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Slough +8 15 £34,000 -47.69%
Newbury -21 12 £64,500 +92.54%
Maidenhead +26 11 - -
Wokingham +4 3 £90,000 +157.14%
Bracknell +11 2 £53,750 +138.89% 1
Designer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Berkshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 29 (39.19%) User Experience
2 20 (27.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (21.62%) Service Design
3 16 (21.62%) Photoshop
4 15 (20.27%) Telecoms
5 14 (18.92%) Marketing
6 13 (17.57%) ITIL
7 12 (16.22%) Wireframes
8 11 (14.86%) Customer Requirements
8 11 (14.86%) PRINCE2
8 11 (14.86%) PMI
8 11 (14.86%) PMI Certification
8 11 (14.86%) eTOM
8 11 (14.86%) TOGAF
8 11 (14.86%) Creative Thinking
9 9 (12.16%) Degree
10 8 (10.81%) Animation
10 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
10 8 (10.81%) Prototyping
10 8 (10.81%) Typography
10 8 (10.81%) HTML
11 7 (9.46%) Mac OS X
11 7 (9.46%) Adobe
11 7 (9.46%) Adobe After Effects
11 7 (9.46%) Retail
11 7 (9.46%) CINEMA 4D
11 7 (9.46%) 3D Graphics
11 7 (9.46%) Personalization
11 7 (9.46%) Motion Graphics
11 7 (9.46%) Collaborative Working

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (27.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (21.62%) Photoshop
3 7 (9.46%) Adobe After Effects
3 7 (9.46%) CINEMA 4D
4 4 (5.41%) InVision
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.35%) InDesign
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 5 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) Skype
2 5 (6.76%) Internet
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.70%) SMS
4 1 (1.35%) MGW
4 1 (1.35%) MVNO
4 1 (1.35%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.35%) RNC
4 1 (1.35%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (2.70%) Axure RP
General
1 15 (20.27%) Telecoms
2 14 (18.92%) Marketing
3 7 (9.46%) Retail
4 5 (6.76%) Finance
5 4 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (4.05%) Billing
7 1 (1.35%) Electronics
7 1 (1.35%) Games
7 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) HTML
2 6 (8.11%) CSS
3 1 (1.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.19%) User Experience
2 11 (14.86%) PMI
3 8 (10.81%) Animation
4 7 (9.46%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (9.46%) Motion Graphics
5 5 (6.76%) Internet of Things
6 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.70%) EPoS
8 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Mac OS X
2 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) Service Design
2 13 (17.57%) ITIL
3 12 (16.22%) Wireframes
4 11 (14.86%) Creative Thinking
4 11 (14.86%) Customer Requirements
4 11 (14.86%) eTOM
4 11 (14.86%) PRINCE2
4 11 (14.86%) TOGAF
5 8 (10.81%) Prototyping
5 8 (10.81%) Typography
6 7 (9.46%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (9.46%) Personalization
7 6 (8.11%) Identity Management
8 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.76%) User Stories
9 4 (5.41%) Network Design
9 4 (5.41%) Product Management
9 4 (5.41%) SOA
10 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) PMI Certification
2 9 (12.16%) Degree
3 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.11%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.70%) CCDA
5 2 (2.70%) CCDE
5 2 (2.70%) CCDP
5 2 (2.70%) CCIE
5 2 (2.70%) CCIE Service Provider
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) WCAG
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) Adobe
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco
3 2 (2.70%) Siebel
4 1 (1.35%) Mapinfo