The median annual salary for a Designer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 60 66
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 7 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.49% 0.98% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.98% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 9
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.61% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £28,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,000 £40,500
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 Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 466 510 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.36% 99.80% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 414 461 475
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Dorset

Designer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Designer in Dorset

Designer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

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

Salary histogram for Designer in Dorset

Designer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bournemouth +5 4 £34,000 +23.63%
Poole +2 1 £27,500 -12.00%
Wimborne - 1 £29,500 - 1
Designer
South West

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

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 Dorset region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (70.00%) Wireframes
4 6 (60.00%) Adobe
4 6 (60.00%) Web Design
5 4 (40.00%) Graphic Design
5 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
5 4 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
6 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) UX Design
6 3 (30.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (30.00%) Axure RP
6 3 (30.00%) e-Learning
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) PHP
8 1 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (10.00%) LAN
8 1 (10.00%) WAN
8 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (10.00%) Cisco
8 1 (10.00%) Juniper
8 1 (10.00%) Internet
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Axure RP
1 3 (30.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) LESS
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Graphic Design
3 3 (30.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 7 (70.00%) Wireframes
2 6 (60.00%) Web Design
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
3 3 (30.00%) UX Design
3 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) MikroTik
2 1 (10.00%) Ubiquiti
Wimborne
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Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Package
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