The median annual salary for a Designer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Designer
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 187 195
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 69 77 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.11% 1.14% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.19% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 57 50 81
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £23,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £62,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  

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 of England. 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 of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6051 6484 7998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.20% 96.19% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 5512 6599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in the East of England

Designer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Designer in the East of England

Designer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in the East of England

Designer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hertfordshire -8 21 £22,500 -38.35% 1
Bedfordshire +31 14 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Cambridgeshire -18 13 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Norfolk -15 10 £37,500 -40.00% 4
Essex -10 7 £31,250 -3.84% 2
Suffolk +5 3 £55,000 +10.55% 1
East Anglia - 1 £70,000 -
Designer
England

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 93 (59.62%) User Experience
2 55 (35.26%) Adobe
3 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (26.92%) Photoshop
4 42 (26.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 40 (25.64%) Marketing
6 38 (24.36%) Wireframes
7 35 (22.44%) HTML
8 33 (21.15%) JavaScript
9 32 (20.51%) CSS
10 29 (18.59%) Finance
11 27 (17.31%) Adobe Illustrator
11 27 (17.31%) Prototyping
12 23 (14.74%) Degree
12 23 (14.74%) Adobe After Effects
13 20 (12.82%) Axure RP
13 20 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
13 20 (12.82%) User Stories
14 19 (12.18%) Time Management
14 19 (12.18%) Animation
15 18 (11.54%) Web Design
16 17 (10.90%) Scrum
17 16 (10.26%) InVision
18 15 (9.62%) Information Architecture
18 15 (9.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 15 (9.62%) Graphic Design
18 15 (9.62%) Web Development
18 15 (9.62%) E-Commerce
19 14 (8.97%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
20 13 (8.33%) Oracle

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.85%) WordPress
2 4 (2.56%) IIS
2 4 (2.56%) JBoss
2 4 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.28%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.64%) CMS
4 1 (0.64%) Marvel
4 1 (0.64%) Moodle
Applications
1 42 (26.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 42 (26.92%) Photoshop
2 27 (17.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (14.74%) Adobe After Effects
4 16 (10.26%) InVision
5 9 (5.77%) CINEMA 4D
5 9 (5.77%) Final Cut Pro
6 8 (5.13%) Houdini
6 8 (5.13%) NUKE
7 4 (2.56%) Adobe Premiere
7 4 (2.56%) InDesign
8 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
8 2 (1.28%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.64%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.64%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.64%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.64%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.28%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.64%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.64%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) ADSL
2 1 (0.64%) Broadband
2 1 (0.64%) DSL
2 1 (0.64%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.21%) QlikView
1 5 (3.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.64%) Big Data
2 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.64%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.64%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (12.82%) Axure RP
2 15 (9.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 10 (6.41%) gulp
4 8 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.21%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.28%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.28%) JUnit
6 2 (1.28%) Maven
7 1 (0.64%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 40 (25.64%) Marketing
2 29 (18.59%) Finance
3 9 (5.77%) Banking
4 5 (3.21%) Back Office
4 5 (3.21%) Games
5 2 (1.28%) Publishing
5 2 (1.28%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) Front Office
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.44%) HTML
2 32 (20.51%) CSS
3 13 (8.33%) jQuery
4 10 (6.41%) HTML5
4 10 (6.41%) JSON
5 9 (5.77%) .NET
5 9 (5.77%) AngularJS
6 8 (5.13%) J2EE
7 7 (4.49%) CSS3
7 7 (4.49%) LESS
7 7 (4.49%) Sass
8 6 (3.85%) Spring
8 6 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (3.85%) Web Services
9 5 (3.21%) SVG
10 4 (2.56%) EJB
10 4 (2.56%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.56%) JDBC
10 4 (2.56%) JMS
10 4 (2.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 93 (59.62%) User Experience
2 19 (12.18%) Animation
3 15 (9.62%) Graphic Design
4 13 (8.33%) Motion Graphics
5 12 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (7.05%) Digital Media
7 8 (5.13%) Mobile App
8 7 (4.49%) Computer Science
9 6 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (3.85%) Social Media
10 5 (3.21%) Virtual Team
11 4 (2.56%) Fintech
11 4 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.92%) Algorithms
13 2 (1.28%) e-Learning
13 2 (1.28%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.64%) Augmented Reality
14 1 (0.64%) Blog
14 1 (0.64%) Podcast
14 1 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (24.36%) Wireframes
3 27 (17.31%) Prototyping
4 20 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
4 20 (12.82%) User Stories
5 19 (12.18%) Time Management
6 18 (11.54%) Web Design
7 17 (10.90%) Scrum
8 15 (9.62%) E-Commerce
8 15 (9.62%) Information Architecture
8 15 (9.62%) Web Development
9 14 (8.97%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
10 13 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 11 (7.05%) Coaching
11 11 (7.05%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
12 10 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (5.77%) Analytics
13 9 (5.77%) Texturing
13 9 (5.77%) Usability Testing
14 8 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 33 (21.15%) JavaScript
2 10 (6.41%) Java
3 5 (3.21%) C#
3 5 (3.21%) TypeScript
4 4 (2.56%) SQL
5 3 (1.92%) Python
6 2 (1.28%) C
6 2 (1.28%) C++
6 2 (1.28%) Perl
6 2 (1.28%) PHP
7 1 (0.64%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 23 (14.74%) Degree
2 3 (1.92%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.28%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Ansible
1 2 (1.28%) Puppet
1 2 (1.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (35.26%) Adobe
2 13 (8.33%) Oracle
3 6 (3.85%) hybris
3 6 (3.85%) Tableau
4 5 (3.21%) RedGate
5 4 (2.56%) Informatica
5 4 (2.56%) Sybase
5 4 (2.56%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.92%) SAP
6 3 (1.92%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.28%) Google
7 2 (1.28%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.64%) EMC
8 1 (0.64%) PeopleSoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum benefits and superb pension (12% non
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Essex
FinTech London Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19500 - £25500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
EMC Design
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Norwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Loughton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago