The median annual salary for a Designer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Designer
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 40 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.90% 0.99% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
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 Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 207 293 401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 98.10% 96.70% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 119 244 355
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +41.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Luton

Designer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Designer in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Luton region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) User Experience
2 9 (56.25%) Prototyping
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (50.00%) J2EE
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) Wireframes
5 5 (31.25%) hybris
5 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) Back Office
5 5 (31.25%) B2B
5 5 (31.25%) B2C
6 4 (25.00%) EJB
6 4 (25.00%) Informatica
6 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 4 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Web Design
6 4 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (25.00%) JMS
6 4 (25.00%) ETL
6 4 (25.00%) JDBC
6 4 (25.00%) Servlets
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) JBoss
6 4 (25.00%) Tomcat

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 4 (25.00%) JBoss
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
2 1 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (31.25%) Back Office
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) EJB
2 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (25.00%) JDBC
2 4 (25.00%) JMS
2 4 (25.00%) JPA
2 4 (25.00%) Servlets
2 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) LESS
3 2 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) Prototyping
2 8 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (37.50%) Wireframes
4 5 (31.25%) B2B
4 5 (31.25%) B2C
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Content Management
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) User Stories
5 4 (25.00%) Web Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) hybris
3 4 (25.00%) Informatica
3 4 (25.00%) Sybase
3 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (18.75%) Sitecore
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (6.25%) Adobe