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

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

Designer
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 107 119
Rank change year-on-year -21 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 27 57 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.07% 1.95% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.99% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 49 37
Median salary £28,500 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.57% +14.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,749 £29,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £62,000 £60,500
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 Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2442 2858 3238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.10% 97.84% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 2368 2569
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Leeds

Designer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Designer in Leeds

Designer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leeds region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 44 (63.77%) User Experience
2 34 (49.28%) Wireframes
3 33 (47.83%) HTML
4 32 (46.38%) CSS
5 28 (40.58%) Adobe
6 24 (34.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 18 (26.09%) Analytics
8 17 (24.64%) Marketing
9 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (20.29%) E-Commerce
10 13 (18.84%) Photoshop
11 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (17.39%) Prototyping
12 11 (15.94%) Adobe Illustrator
13 8 (11.59%) Typography
14 6 (8.70%) Front End Development
15 5 (7.25%) A/B Testing
15 5 (7.25%) jQuery
15 5 (7.25%) MPLS
15 5 (7.25%) Cisco
15 5 (7.25%) WAN
15 5 (7.25%) VPN
15 5 (7.25%) Web Design
15 5 (7.25%) Finance
16 4 (5.80%) Firewall
16 4 (5.80%) Email Marketing
16 4 (5.80%) Degree
16 4 (5.80%) Network Design
16 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
16 4 (5.80%) OSPF

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (1.45%) CMS
1 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (34.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 13 (18.84%) Photoshop
3 11 (15.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (4.35%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (4.35%) InVision
5 1 (1.45%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (1.45%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.45%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.45%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
1 1 (1.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) MPLS
1 5 (7.25%) VPN
1 5 (7.25%) WAN
2 4 (5.80%) BGP
2 4 (5.80%) Firewall
2 4 (5.80%) OSPF
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Big Data
1 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (2.90%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (24.64%) Marketing
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
4 1 (1.45%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) HTML
2 32 (46.38%) CSS
3 5 (7.25%) jQuery
4 4 (5.80%) HTML5
5 3 (4.35%) CSS3
6 1 (1.45%) Framer.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (63.77%) User Experience
2 2 (2.90%) Animation
2 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.90%) Graphic Design
2 2 (2.90%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.45%) Fintech
3 1 (1.45%) FMCG
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) Wireframes
2 18 (26.09%) Analytics
3 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.29%) E-Commerce
4 12 (17.39%) Prototyping
4 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (11.59%) Typography
6 6 (8.70%) Front End Development
7 5 (7.25%) A/B Testing
7 5 (7.25%) Web Design
8 4 (5.80%) Email Marketing
8 4 (5.80%) Information Architecture
8 4 (5.80%) Network Design
8 4 (5.80%) UX Design
9 3 (4.35%) B2B
9 3 (4.35%) B2B Marketing
9 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.35%) Workflow
10 2 (2.90%) Infographics
10 2 (2.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.90%) Java
2 2 (2.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) CCNP
1 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (40.58%) Adobe
2 5 (7.25%) Cisco
3 1 (1.45%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.45%) Google
3 1 (1.45%) HP
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) Omniture
3 1 (1.45%) VMware
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Salary: £40000 - £49999 per annum, Benefits: £46,625 - £57,640
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