The median annual salary for a Designer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 123 138
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 20 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.96% 1.01% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.05% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 26
Median salary £22,500 £36,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.35% +52.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £60,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2026 2199 2784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.45% 96.19% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 1836 2225
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 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
St Albans - 10 £22,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +8 4 £21,500 - 1
Watford -13 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Designer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 29 (65.91%) Adobe
2 27 (61.36%) User Experience
3 26 (59.09%) Photoshop
4 22 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (47.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 20 (45.45%) Adobe After Effects
7 19 (43.18%) Time Management
8 18 (40.91%) Animation
9 17 (38.64%) Marketing
10 12 (27.27%) Degree
10 12 (27.27%) Motion Graphics
11 11 (25.00%) Digital Media
12 10 (22.73%) Prototyping
13 8 (18.18%) InVision
13 8 (18.18%) NUKE
13 8 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (18.18%) Texturing
13 8 (18.18%) Graphic Design
13 8 (18.18%) Houdini
13 8 (18.18%) CINEMA 4D
13 8 (18.18%) Final Cut Pro
13 8 (18.18%) HTML
13 8 (18.18%) CSS
14 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
14 7 (15.91%) Wireframes
15 6 (13.64%) Post-Production
15 6 (13.64%) 3D Animation
16 4 (9.09%) Information Architecture
16 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (9.09%) Adobe Premiere

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 1 (2.27%) Marvel
1 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (59.09%) Photoshop
2 22 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (47.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 20 (45.45%) Adobe After Effects
5 8 (18.18%) CINEMA 4D
5 8 (18.18%) Final Cut Pro
5 8 (18.18%) Houdini
5 8 (18.18%) InVision
5 8 (18.18%) NUKE
6 4 (9.09%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (4.55%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (2.27%) Acrobat
8 1 (2.27%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 17 (38.64%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) CSS
1 8 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (2.27%) CSS3
3 1 (2.27%) HTML5
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (61.36%) User Experience
2 18 (40.91%) Animation
3 12 (27.27%) Motion Graphics
4 11 (25.00%) Digital Media
5 8 (18.18%) Graphic Design
6 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.27%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (2.27%) Blog
7 1 (2.27%) e-Learning
7 1 (2.27%) Social Media
7 1 (2.27%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Time Management
2 10 (22.73%) Prototyping
3 8 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (18.18%) Texturing
4 7 (15.91%) Wireframes
5 6 (13.64%) 3D Animation
5 6 (13.64%) Post-Production
6 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.09%) Information Architecture
6 4 (9.09%) Scrum
6 4 (9.09%) Web Design
7 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.55%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.55%) MVC
8 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.27%) Analytics
9 1 (2.27%) Content Writing
9 1 (2.27%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 1 (2.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Adobe
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
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