The median annual salary for a Designer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
England / East Midlands
Rank 125 104 138
Rank change year-on-year -21 +34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 39 64 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.33% 2.02% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 2.07% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 44
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £52,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,862 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.96% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2832 3092 3165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.72% 97.36% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 2469 2576
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in the East Midlands

Designer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Designer in the East Midlands

Designer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in the East Midlands

Designer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leicestershire +6 16 £30,000 - 4
Nottinghamshire -4 11 £35,000 +16.66% 7
Northamptonshire -2 9 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Derbyshire +4 3 £43,000 +19.44%
Lincolnshire +1 1 £26,500 -
Designer
England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 40 (54.79%) User Experience
2 38 (52.05%) HTML
3 32 (43.84%) CSS
4 27 (36.99%) Wireframes
5 24 (32.88%) Adobe
6 17 (23.29%) Photoshop
6 17 (23.29%) HTML5
7 15 (20.55%) Marketing
7 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
7 15 (20.55%) Prototyping
8 12 (16.44%) Web Design
8 12 (16.44%) Axure RP
9 11 (15.07%) CSS3
9 11 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.07%) E-Commerce
10 10 (13.70%) IT Strategy
11 9 (12.33%) Mobile First
11 9 (12.33%) Typography
11 9 (12.33%) TSYS
12 8 (10.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 8 (10.96%) Sass
12 8 (10.96%) Retail
12 8 (10.96%) Time Management
13 7 (9.59%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (9.59%) Google
13 7 (9.59%) Web Development
13 7 (9.59%) Analytics
13 7 (9.59%) InDesign
13 7 (9.59%) Mobile App

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (8.22%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
2 2 (2.74%) nginx
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Photoshop
2 7 (9.59%) InDesign
3 6 (8.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (6.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.74%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) G Suite
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Network Security
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) Big Data
2 1 (1.37%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.37%) DB2
2 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Axure RP
2 8 (10.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (8.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (20.55%) Marketing
2 8 (10.96%) Retail
3 6 (8.22%) Finance
4 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.48%) Banking
6 3 (4.11%) Advertising
7 2 (2.74%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (52.05%) HTML
2 32 (43.84%) CSS
3 17 (23.29%) HTML5
4 11 (15.07%) CSS3
5 8 (10.96%) Sass
6 6 (8.22%) .NET
6 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.22%) jQuery
6 6 (8.22%) LESS
6 6 (8.22%) Middleware
7 3 (4.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.37%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 40 (54.79%) User Experience
2 7 (9.59%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.85%) Graphic Design
4 4 (5.48%) iPad
5 3 (4.11%) Animation
6 2 (2.74%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.74%) Photography
6 2 (2.74%) W3C
7 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.37%) ASIC
7 1 (1.37%) Bitcoin
7 1 (1.37%) Fintech
7 1 (1.37%) FMCG
7 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.37%) Verilog
7 1 (1.37%) VHDL
7 1 (1.37%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.74%) Linux
1 2 (2.74%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Wireframes
2 15 (20.55%) Prototyping
3 12 (16.44%) Web Design
4 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.07%) E-Commerce
4 11 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (13.70%) IT Strategy
6 9 (12.33%) Mobile First
6 9 (12.33%) Typography
7 8 (10.96%) Time Management
8 7 (9.59%) Analytics
8 7 (9.59%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (9.59%) Web Development
9 6 (8.22%) Data Analytics
9 6 (8.22%) Scrum
9 6 (8.22%) SEO
9 6 (8.22%) Web Analytics
9 6 (8.22%) Web Usability
10 5 (6.85%) OO
10 5 (6.85%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.11%) Python
3 2 (2.74%) Java
3 2 (2.74%) PHP
4 1 (1.37%) C
4 1 (1.37%) C++
4 1 (1.37%) COBOL
4 1 (1.37%) JCL
4 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Adobe
2 9 (12.33%) TSYS
3 7 (9.59%) Google
4 6 (8.22%) Hitwise
4 6 (8.22%) hybris
4 6 (8.22%) Monetate
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.37%) Brocade
6 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
6 1 (1.37%) HP
6 1 (1.37%) Juniper
6 1 (1.37%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.37%) VMware
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