Period
to 18 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 181 163
Rank change year-on-year +19 -18 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 49 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.17% 0.78% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.80% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 54
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £22,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -47.06% +70.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,750 £25,050
90th Percentile £74,125 £30,000 £76,750
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -30.00% +42.86%

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 4,095 3,996 4,275
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.80% 97.08% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,243 3,416 3,585
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Bishop's Stortford - 12 £29,000 -
Watford +16 10 £75,000 +265.85%
Potters Bar - 10 £46,250 -
Hatfield -3 5 £27,500 - 1
St Albans -8 5 £55,000 +144.44% 2
Welwyn Garden City -26 4 £44,000 - 3
Borehamwood - 1 £30,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £22,500 -
Designer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 33 (67.35%) User Experience
2 31 (63.27%) HTML
3 29 (59.18%) CSS
4 24 (48.98%) Adobe
5 22 (44.90%) jQuery
6 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (34.69%) Marketing
7 15 (30.61%) Web Design
7 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
8 12 (24.49%) Wireframes
9 11 (22.45%) Front End Development
9 11 (22.45%) CSS3
9 11 (22.45%) User Stories
9 11 (22.45%) Retail
10 10 (20.41%) SEO
10 10 (20.41%) Customer Insight
11 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
12 8 (16.33%) Photoshop
12 8 (16.33%) Adobe Illustrator
13 7 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 7 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (12.24%) .NET
14 6 (12.24%) Photography
14 6 (12.24%) Typography
15 5 (10.20%) IBM Integration Bus
15 5 (10.20%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
15 5 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
15 5 (10.20%) DataPower
15 5 (10.20%) TOGAF
15 5 (10.20%) WebSphere

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 (10.20%) WebSphere
1 5 (10.20%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (6.12%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (16.33%) Photoshop
2 7 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (8.16%) InDesign
4 2 (4.08%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (4.08%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 3 (6.12%) Asana
2 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
1 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (4.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 17 (34.69%) Marketing
2 11 (22.45%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) HTML
2 29 (59.18%) CSS
3 22 (44.90%) jQuery
4 11 (22.45%) CSS3
5 6 (12.24%) .NET
6 5 (10.20%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (10.20%) Middleware
7 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.04%) HTML5
8 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (67.35%) User Experience
2 6 (12.24%) Photography
3 5 (10.20%) DataPower
4 4 (8.16%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.08%) Animation
5 2 (4.08%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
1 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
1 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Web Design
3 12 (24.49%) Wireframes
4 11 (22.45%) Front End Development
4 11 (22.45%) User Stories
5 10 (20.41%) Customer Insight
5 10 (20.41%) SEO
6 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
7 7 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (12.24%) Typography
9 5 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (10.20%) TOGAF
10 4 (8.16%) Creative Thinking
10 4 (8.16%) Prototyping
11 3 (6.12%) Coaching
11 3 (6.12%) Due Diligence
11 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
12 2 (4.08%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 2 (4.08%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.12%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Adobe
2 5 (10.20%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) Facebook
3 2 (4.08%) Google
3 2 (4.08%) Pardot
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Capita