The median annual salary for a Designer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham 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
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 62 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.40% 1.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 1.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.05% -  
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 Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 217 395 355
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 92.34% 99.00% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 181 330 317
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £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 Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Cheltenham

Designer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Designer in Cheltenham

Designer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

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 Cheltenham region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) User Experience
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) Wireframes
3 7 (63.64%) Graphic Design
3 7 (63.64%) Web Usability
3 7 (63.64%) OmniGraffle
3 7 (63.64%) Axure RP
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) SAP
4 4 (36.36%) Electronics
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
4 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
4 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe
6 2 (18.18%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
7 1 (9.09%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 1 (9.09%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Applications
1 7 (63.64%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (36.36%) Electronics
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) User Experience
2 7 (63.64%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Web Usability
1 7 (63.64%) Wireframes
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
4 1 (9.09%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (9.09%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) CoffeeScript
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe