Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Designer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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

Designer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 200 157
Rank change year-on-year +35 -43 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 35 20 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.91% 0.45% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.47% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 70
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £22,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +88.89% -30.77% -2.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,650 £23,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £28,300 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £37,750 £35,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +7.86% -29.29% +41.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 3,718 4,260 4,364
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 96.58% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,871 3,614 3,653
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £70,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Hertfordshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Designer in Hertfordshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Designer in Hertfordshire

Designer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
Hatfield +12 10 £41,250 +71.88%
Bishop's Stortford - 9 £29,000 -
Watford -4 8 £75,000 +265.85% 2
St Albans +10 3 £55,000 +144.44%
Welwyn Garden City -23 2 £44,000 +62.96%
Hemel Hempstead +18 1 - -
Hitchin - 1 £22,500 -
Designer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 20 (57.14%) HTML
2 19 (54.29%) Adobe
3 18 (51.43%) User Experience
4 17 (48.57%) CSS
5 10 (28.57%) Marketing
5 10 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (25.71%) jQuery
7 8 (22.86%) Web Design
7 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.86%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (22.86%) Photoshop
7 8 (22.86%) Wireframes
7 8 (22.86%) User Stories
7 8 (22.86%) CSS3
8 7 (20.00%) InDesign
8 7 (20.00%) Retail
9 6 (17.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (14.29%) UX Design
10 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
10 5 (14.29%) DataPower
10 5 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
10 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
10 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
10 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (14.29%) Photography
10 5 (14.29%) Middleware
10 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 5 (14.29%) IBM

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Confluence
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (22.86%) Photoshop
2 7 (20.00%) InDesign
3 6 (17.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (5.71%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (5.71%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (5.71%) Snapchat
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
1 3 (8.57%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (8.57%) VLAN
2 1 (2.86%) Extranet
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (28.57%) Marketing
2 7 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) HTML
2 17 (48.57%) CSS
3 9 (25.71%) jQuery
4 8 (22.86%) CSS3
5 5 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) User Experience
2 5 (14.29%) DataPower
2 5 (14.29%) Photography
3 2 (5.71%) Animation
3 2 (5.71%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.71%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
1 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
1 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) User Stories
2 8 (22.86%) Web Design
2 8 (22.86%) Wireframes
3 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 5 (14.29%) UX Design
4 4 (11.43%) Typography
5 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.57%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 3 (8.57%) Web Development
6 2 (5.71%) Content Management
6 2 (5.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.71%) Direct Marketing
6 2 (5.71%) Online Marketing
7 1 (2.86%) DevOps
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Adobe
2 5 (14.29%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Facebook