The median annual salary for a Designer was - in advertised job vacancies in Northampton 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 41 47
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 2 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.52% 4.21% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 4.36% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 25
Median salary - £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -28.57%  
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 Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 371 527 659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 96.11% 96.52% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 305 389 577
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,648 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Northampton

Designer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Designer in Northampton

Designer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

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 Northampton region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 5 (45.45%) Wireframes
2 5 (45.45%) Prototyping
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
3 4 (36.36%) LESS
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) IT Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) TSYS
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) LESS
2 4 (36.36%) Sass
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Prototyping
1 5 (45.45%) Wireframes
2 4 (36.36%) IT Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) TSYS
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe