The median annual salary for a Senior Designer was £54,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior Designer
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 692 707 726
Rank change year-on-year +15 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 152 211 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 108 162 163
Median salary £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.81% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in England

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Designer in England

Senior Designer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Designer in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Designer in England

Senior 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 Senior Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +29 75 £56,250 -2.17% 9
East of England +36 23 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South East +48 21 £57,500 +4.54% 3
South West +26 11 £35,000 -33.33% 3
Yorkshire +32 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
North West -21 7 £25,000 -53.70% 1
West Midlands +25 3 £35,000 -26.31% 2
East Midlands -1 2 £42,500 -27.96%
North East - 1 - -
Senior Designer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Designer in the job title.

1 211 (77.01%) User Experience
2 112 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (39.78%) Wireframes
4 102 (37.23%) Photoshop
5 99 (36.13%) Adobe
6 79 (28.83%) HTML
7 78 (28.47%) CSS
8 76 (27.74%) Adobe Illustrator
9 66 (24.09%) Marketing
10 64 (23.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 60 (21.90%) InVision
12 50 (18.25%) Prototyping
13 47 (17.15%) Degree
14 44 (16.06%) Axure RP
15 39 (14.23%) JavaScript
16 38 (13.87%) Analytics
17 35 (12.77%) Finance
18 34 (12.41%) E-Commerce
18 34 (12.41%) HTML5
19 32 (11.68%) Games
20 29 (10.58%) Information Architecture
20 29 (10.58%) Mentoring
21 27 (9.85%) Mobile App
21 27 (9.85%) Typography
22 24 (8.76%) Android
23 23 (8.39%) Graphic Design
23 23 (8.39%) Java
24 22 (8.03%) Scrum
25 21 (7.66%) Apple iOS
26 20 (7.30%) CSS3

Senior 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 (6.57%) WebSphere
2 15 (5.47%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (3.65%) Marvel
4 8 (2.92%) CMS
5 4 (1.46%) WordPress
6 3 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.36%) Drupal
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 102 (37.23%) Photoshop
2 76 (27.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 64 (23.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 60 (21.90%) InVision
5 17 (6.20%) Adobe After Effects
6 15 (5.47%) OmniGraffle
7 14 (5.11%) Fireworks
8 13 (4.74%) InDesign
9 11 (4.01%) Final Cut Pro
10 6 (2.19%) Pixate
11 5 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (1.46%) Acrobat
13 3 (1.09%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (1.09%) CINEMA 4D
13 3 (1.09%) Houdini
13 3 (1.09%) NUKE
14 2 (0.73%) MS Office
14 2 (0.73%) UXPin
15 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
15 1 (0.36%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.65%) Google Analytics
2 9 (3.28%) Adobe Analytics
2 9 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (1.09%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Google Play
4 1 (0.36%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.46%) Internet
2 3 (1.09%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.73%) InfiniBand
3 2 (0.73%) Intranet
3 2 (0.73%) SAN
4 1 (0.36%) DHCP
4 1 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.84%) DB2
2 8 (2.92%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Big Data
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 44 (16.06%) Axure RP
2 18 (6.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 15 (5.47%) Rational Application Developer
4 5 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.46%) Maven
6 2 (0.73%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.73%) JIRA
7 1 (0.36%) Ant
7 1 (0.36%) Gradle
7 1 (0.36%) Hudson
7 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 66 (24.09%) Marketing
2 35 (12.77%) Finance
3 32 (11.68%) Games
4 13 (4.74%) Retail
5 8 (2.92%) Advertising
6 7 (2.55%) Publishing
7 5 (1.82%) Automotive
7 5 (1.82%) Banking
8 4 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.09%) Back Office
9 3 (1.09%) Billing
9 3 (1.09%) Electronics
9 3 (1.09%) Front Office
10 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.36%) Legal
11 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (28.83%) HTML
2 78 (28.47%) CSS
3 34 (12.41%) HTML5
4 20 (7.30%) CSS3
5 16 (5.84%) Web Services
6 14 (5.11%) Framer.js
7 11 (4.01%) jQuery
8 7 (2.55%) Ajax
8 7 (2.55%) SVG
9 6 (2.19%) .NET
9 6 (2.19%) Flash
10 5 (1.82%) Sass
10 5 (1.82%) XML
11 4 (1.46%) Spring
12 3 (1.09%) Akka
12 3 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
13 2 (0.73%) JSON
13 2 (0.73%) React
14 1 (0.36%) Apache Flex
14 1 (0.36%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 211 (77.01%) User Experience
2 27 (9.85%) Mobile App
3 23 (8.39%) Graphic Design
4 19 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (6.93%) Animation
5 7 (2.55%) Social Media
6 5 (1.82%) Fintech
7 4 (1.46%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.09%) BBC
8 3 (1.09%) Motion Graphics
8 3 (1.09%) RIA
8 3 (1.09%) W3C
9 2 (0.73%) Blog
9 2 (0.73%) Clustering
9 2 (0.73%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.73%) iPad
9 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.73%) NHS
9 2 (0.73%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.76%) Android
2 21 (7.66%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.92%) Windows
4 7 (2.55%) Unix
5 4 (1.46%) Linux
6 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.73%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (39.78%) Wireframes
3 50 (18.25%) Prototyping
4 38 (13.87%) Analytics
5 34 (12.41%) E-Commerce
6 29 (10.58%) Information Architecture
6 29 (10.58%) Mentoring
7 27 (9.85%) Typography
8 22 (8.03%) Scrum
9 20 (7.30%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (6.57%) UML
11 17 (6.20%) Web Design
12 15 (5.47%) RAD
12 15 (5.47%) Usability Testing
13 14 (5.11%) Project Management
14 13 (4.74%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
15 12 (4.38%) A/B Testing
15 12 (4.38%) Customer Insight
15 12 (4.38%) Product Management
15 12 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (14.23%) JavaScript
2 23 (8.39%) Java
3 19 (6.93%) SQL
4 7 (2.55%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.09%) C
6 2 (0.73%) C++
6 2 (0.73%) PHP
7 1 (0.36%) C#
7 1 (0.36%) Python
7 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (17.15%) Degree
2 11 (4.01%) HND
3 2 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.36%) EMIR
2 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.36%) MiFID
2 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) SCCM
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.73%) SCOM
2 2 (0.73%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.73%) Simpana
Vendors
1 99 (36.13%) Adobe
2 6 (2.19%) ClickTale
2 6 (2.19%) Cognos
2 6 (2.19%) Informatica
3 5 (1.82%) Google
3 5 (1.82%) RedGate
4 4 (1.46%) Apple
4 4 (1.46%) EMC
4 4 (1.46%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.73%) Cisco
5 2 (0.73%) CommVault
5 2 (0.73%) HP
5 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.73%) Twitter
5 2 (0.73%) VMware
6 1 (0.36%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.36%) Omniture
6 1 (0.36%) Perforce
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