The median annual salary for a Designer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 132 139
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 25 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.13% 1.13% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.18% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 15
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.57% +72.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 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 2122 2462 2319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.15% 95.72% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 2034 1862
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 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 27 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
Stevenage +5 7 £32,500 -13.33%
Watford +1 7 - -
Hertford - 4 £29,750 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £29,750 -
Hatfield +21 3 £32,500 -45.83%
St Albans - 3 £22,500 - 1
Potters Bar - 2 £66,250 - 1
Designer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 45 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 41 (68.33%) User Experience
3 32 (53.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 31 (51.67%) HTML
4 31 (51.67%) CSS
5 27 (45.00%) Degree
6 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 23 (38.33%) Adobe
8 20 (33.33%) Wireframes
9 18 (30.00%) Web Design
9 18 (30.00%) Adobe After Effects
10 17 (28.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (25.00%) Information Architecture
11 15 (25.00%) Animation
11 15 (25.00%) Prototyping
12 14 (23.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 13 (21.67%) Scrum
13 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
15 10 (16.67%) Retail
15 10 (16.67%) Axure RP
15 10 (16.67%) Marketing
16 9 (15.00%) CINEMA 4D
16 9 (15.00%) Graphic Design
16 9 (15.00%) Final Cut Pro
16 9 (15.00%) Motion Graphics
16 9 (15.00%) Texturing
16 9 (15.00%) InVision
17 8 (13.33%) Time Management
18 7 (11.67%) HTML5

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 2 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) Marvel
Applications
1 45 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 32 (53.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (30.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 14 (23.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (15.00%) CINEMA 4D
5 9 (15.00%) Final Cut Pro
5 9 (15.00%) InVision
6 6 (10.00%) Houdini
6 6 (10.00%) NUKE
7 4 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (5.00%) InDesign
9 2 (3.33%) Fireworks
10 1 (1.67%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 3 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (16.67%) Marketing
1 10 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) CSS
1 31 (51.67%) HTML
2 7 (11.67%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) CSS3
2 7 (11.67%) HTML5
3 2 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 41 (68.33%) User Experience
2 15 (25.00%) Animation
3 9 (15.00%) Graphic Design
3 9 (15.00%) Motion Graphics
4 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.00%) Blog
6 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.33%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.33%) FMCG
7 1 (1.67%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 18 (30.00%) Web Design
3 17 (28.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 15 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.67%) Scrum
6 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
7 9 (15.00%) Texturing
8 8 (13.33%) Time Management
9 7 (11.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
9 7 (11.67%) MVC
10 6 (10.00%) 3D Animation
10 6 (10.00%) Data Protection
10 6 (10.00%) Front End Development
10 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (10.00%) Post-Production
10 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.33%) Asset Management
11 2 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (45.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) Adobe
2 1 (1.67%) SAP
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