The median annual salary for a Designer was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 114 125
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 0.73% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.76% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 3
Median salary £44,500 £32,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.92% -48.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1362 1701 1948
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.80% 95.67% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1119 1361 1491
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Buckinghamshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Designer in Buckinghamshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in Buckinghamshire

Designer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Milton Keynes +5 6 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Chesham - 3 £18,000 -
Marlow - 1 £30,000 -
Designer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 13 (44.83%) Photoshop
2 11 (37.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (34.48%) HTML
3 10 (34.48%) User Experience
4 9 (31.03%) Wireframes
5 8 (27.59%) CSS
5 8 (27.59%) Adobe
6 7 (24.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (17.24%) HTML5
7 5 (17.24%) Prototyping
8 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
8 4 (13.79%) SOA
8 4 (13.79%) Java
8 4 (13.79%) SQL
8 4 (13.79%) Psychology
8 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (13.79%) Usability Testing
8 4 (13.79%) InDesign
8 4 (13.79%) Scrum
8 4 (13.79%) Marketing
9 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.34%) jQuery
9 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
9 3 (10.34%) XML
9 3 (10.34%) CSS3
10 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (6.90%) Sass
10 2 (6.90%) LESS
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle Service Bus

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (6.90%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Photoshop
2 11 (37.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (24.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (13.79%) InDesign
5 1 (3.45%) Fireworks
5 1 (3.45%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (3.45%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) HTML5
4 3 (10.34%) CSS3
4 3 (10.34%) jQuery
4 3 (10.34%) XML
5 2 (6.90%) .NET
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE
5 2 (6.90%) JMS
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (6.90%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) Sass
5 2 (6.90%) SOAP
5 2 (6.90%) WCF
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) WSDL
5 2 (6.90%) XSD
5 2 (6.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Wireframes
2 5 (17.24%) Prototyping
3 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.79%) Psychology
3 4 (13.79%) Scrum
3 4 (13.79%) SOA
3 4 (13.79%) Usability Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Typography
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) XQuery
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Adobe
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
White Clarke Group
Salary: £30k- £40k
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago