The median annual salary for a Designer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Designer
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 83 75
Rank change year-on-year +21 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 39 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.27% 2.49% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 2.55% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 27
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -22.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £43,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1110 1254 1196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.96% 97.59% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 707 672 766
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Glasgow

Designer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Designer in Glasgow

Designer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Glasgow over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Glasgow region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 25 (38.46%) User Experience
2 19 (29.23%) Finance
3 18 (27.69%) CSS
4 16 (24.62%) HTML
4 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (23.08%) Wireframes
6 12 (18.46%) SOA
6 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
7 9 (13.85%) Big Data
7 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
7 9 (13.85%) RDBMS
7 9 (13.85%) Adobe
7 9 (13.85%) Java
7 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
7 9 (13.85%) Spring
8 8 (12.31%) jQuery
8 8 (12.31%) OO
8 8 (12.31%) HTML5
8 8 (12.31%) Line Management
8 8 (12.31%) Microservices
9 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
9 7 (10.77%) CSS3
9 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
9 7 (10.77%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (10.77%) Unit Testing
10 6 (9.23%) Degree
10 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
10 6 (9.23%) Data Management
10 6 (9.23%) Technical Architecture

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (4.62%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.08%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.54%) SAS
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (4.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.08%) Lectora
3 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.54%) InDesign
4 1 (1.54%) InVision
4 1 (1.54%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.54%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) SAN
1 1 (1.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) Big Data
1 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (13.85%) RDBMS
1 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.54%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.54%) DataStage
5 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Axure RP
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.54%) JUnit
3 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
2 5 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) CSS
2 16 (24.62%) HTML
3 9 (13.85%) Spring
4 8 (12.31%) HTML5
4 8 (12.31%) jQuery
5 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
5 7 (10.77%) CSS3
6 6 (9.23%) J2EE
7 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.08%) Java EE
7 2 (3.08%) JSP
8 1 (1.54%) .NET
8 1 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.54%) JDBC
8 1 (1.54%) JMS
8 1 (1.54%) JSON
8 1 (1.54%) SOAP
8 1 (1.54%) Web Services
8 1 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (38.46%) User Experience
2 6 (9.23%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) e-Learning
5 2 (3.08%) SCORM
6 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.54%) Fintech
6 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.54%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
1 3 (4.62%) Unix
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) AIX
2 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Solaris
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.08%) Wireframes
3 12 (18.46%) SOA
4 9 (13.85%) Test Automation
5 8 (12.31%) Line Management
5 8 (12.31%) Microservices
5 8 (12.31%) OO
6 7 (10.77%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (10.77%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.23%) Data Management
7 6 (9.23%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (7.69%) Analytics
8 5 (7.69%) Data Architecture
8 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (7.69%) Prototyping
8 5 (7.69%) Web Development
9 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.15%) UML
10 3 (4.62%) OOD
10 3 (4.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
2 9 (13.85%) Java
3 2 (3.08%) SQL
4 1 (1.54%) C#
4 1 (1.54%) Delphi
4 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
1 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Adobe
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) Citrix
4 1 (1.54%) Cognos
4 1 (1.54%) Dell
4 1 (1.54%) EMC
4 1 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) Reuters
4 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Symantec
4 1 (1.54%) VMware
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