The median annual salary for a Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 99 104
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 9 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.67% 0.77% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.79% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £44,500
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 Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1322 1133 1412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.78% 97.25% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 957 1190
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Cambridge

Designer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Designer in Cambridge

Designer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

Salary histogram for Designer in Cambridge

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

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 Cambridge region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) User Experience
2 9 (52.94%) Usability Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Information Architecture
3 8 (47.06%) Mobile App
4 5 (29.41%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
4 5 (29.41%) RedGate
4 5 (29.41%) Copywriting
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 5 (29.41%) Validation
5 3 (17.65%) Prototyping
5 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (17.65%) Social Media
5 3 (17.65%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
7 1 (5.88%) Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
7 1 (5.88%) Adobe
7 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
7 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
7 1 (5.88%) Web Design
7 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (5.88%) PHP

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (5.88%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (5.88%) Camtasia
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) User Experience
2 8 (47.06%) Mobile App
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (17.65%) Social Media
4 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
4 1 (5.88%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Usability Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Information Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Copywriting
3 5 (29.41%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 5 (29.41%) Validation
4 3 (17.65%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Prototyping
5 1 (5.88%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (5.88%) Content Development
5 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) RedGate
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum benefits and superb pension (12% non
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago