Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Digital Designer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Digital Designer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 919 898 866
Rank change year-on-year -21 -32 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Designer 255 304 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 197 249 344
England median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +10.24%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £48,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +9.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Digital Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Digital Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Designer in England

Digital Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Digital Designer in England

Digital Designer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Designer in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Digital Designer in England

Digital Designer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Designer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +46 135 £47,500 +46.15% 6
South East +16 52 £40,000 +19.40% 7
North of England +18 34 £25,000 -16.67% 7
Midlands +48 31 £33,750 +20.53% 5
West Midlands +22 22 £35,000 +25.00% 2
North West +6 21 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Yorkshire +23 13 £25,000 - 3
East Midlands +45 9 £30,000 +11.11% 3
East of England -19 2 £20,500 -31.67% 1
Digital Designer
UK

Digital Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Digital 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 England region featuring Digital Designer in the job title.

1 181 (70.98%) User Experience
2 112 (43.92%) Photoshop
3 109 (42.75%) Adobe
4 99 (38.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 97 (38.04%) HTML
6 78 (30.59%) CSS
7 77 (30.20%) Marketing
8 75 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (28.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 67 (26.27%) Wireframes
11 46 (18.04%) Web Design
12 39 (15.29%) Scrum
12 39 (15.29%) JavaScript
12 39 (15.29%) Typography
13 37 (14.51%) Degree
14 36 (14.12%) HTML5
15 33 (12.94%) InDesign
15 33 (12.94%) InVision
16 31 (12.16%) Social Media
17 29 (11.37%) Prototyping
18 27 (10.59%) CSS3
18 27 (10.59%) E-Commerce
19 26 (10.20%) Mobile App
20 24 (9.41%) Retail
20 24 (9.41%) Graphic Design
21 23 (9.02%) Adobe After Effects
21 23 (9.02%) Finance
22 22 (8.63%) Responsive Web Design
22 22 (8.63%) Games
23 21 (8.24%) Animation

Digital Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (7.06%) CMS
2 8 (3.14%) WordPress
3 4 (1.57%) Marvel
3 4 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.18%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.39%) Drupal
5 1 (0.39%) Moodle
5 1 (0.39%) Totara
5 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 112 (43.92%) Photoshop
2 99 (38.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 73 (28.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 33 (12.94%) InDesign
4 33 (12.94%) InVision
5 23 (9.02%) Adobe After Effects
6 15 (5.88%) Adobe Premiere
7 7 (2.75%) UXPin
8 2 (0.78%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.78%) Flinto
8 2 (0.78%) FreeHand
8 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.78%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.18%) Internet
2 2 (0.78%) SMS
Development Applications
1 20 (7.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 18 (7.06%) Axure RP
3 4 (1.57%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 77 (30.20%) Marketing
2 24 (9.41%) Retail
3 23 (9.02%) Finance
4 22 (8.63%) Games
5 17 (6.67%) Banking
6 12 (4.71%) Advertising
7 8 (3.14%) Corporate Banking
7 8 (3.14%) Private Banking
7 8 (3.14%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.96%) Publishing
9 4 (1.57%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (38.04%) HTML
2 78 (30.59%) CSS
3 36 (14.12%) HTML5
4 27 (10.59%) CSS3
5 13 (5.10%) jQuery
6 7 (2.75%) Flash
7 5 (1.96%) XHTML
8 4 (1.57%) Framer.js
8 4 (1.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.18%) Material Design
9 3 (1.18%) Sass
10 2 (0.78%) JSON
10 2 (0.78%) REST
10 2 (0.78%) Web Services
11 1 (0.39%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.39%) LESS
11 1 (0.39%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 181 (70.98%) User Experience
2 31 (12.16%) Social Media
3 26 (10.20%) Mobile App
4 24 (9.41%) Graphic Design
5 21 (8.24%) Animation
6 16 (6.27%) BBC
7 10 (3.92%) Online Banking
8 9 (3.53%) Fintech
9 7 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.96%) Photography
11 3 (1.18%) Bitcoin
11 3 (1.18%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.78%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.78%) Blog
12 2 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.78%) iPad
12 2 (0.78%) Online Games
12 2 (0.78%) Tandem
12 2 (0.78%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.78%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.75%) Android
1 7 (2.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (26.27%) Wireframes
3 46 (18.04%) Web Design
4 39 (15.29%) Scrum
4 39 (15.29%) Typography
5 29 (11.37%) Prototyping
6 27 (10.59%) E-Commerce
7 22 (8.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 20 (7.84%) Kanban
9 19 (7.45%) A/B Testing
10 17 (6.67%) SEO
10 17 (6.67%) Service Design
11 16 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (5.49%) Creative Thinking
12 14 (5.49%) Infographics
13 12 (4.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 12 (4.71%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 12 (4.71%) Time Management
13 12 (4.71%) User Stories
14 11 (4.31%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (1.96%) PHP
3 3 (1.18%) ActionScript
3 3 (1.18%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (14.51%) Degree
2 2 (0.78%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.53%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 109 (42.75%) Adobe
2 8 (3.14%) Google
3 7 (2.75%) Twitter
4 5 (1.96%) Capita
4 5 (1.96%) Facebook
5 4 (1.57%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.39%) IBM