Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Designer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Designer
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 99 99
Rank change year-on-year +15 0 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 8 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.10% 1.06% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.09% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 11
Guildford median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +42.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +3.03%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 707 1192 1385
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 97.52% 97.62% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 660 877 1246
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% +3.61% -7.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £24,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Guildford

Designer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Designer in Guildford

Designer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Guildford region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Games
1 5 (62.50%) Game Development
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (37.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (37.50%) Unreal Engine
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) Sony
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (37.50%) PlayStation
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile First
3 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (62.50%) Games
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 3 (37.50%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Game Development
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile First
2 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
3 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe
1 3 (37.50%) Sony