Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Designer was £31,980 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Designer
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 55 75
Rank change year-on-year -23 +20 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 11 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.61% 3.00% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 3.08% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 6
Portsmouth median annual salary £31,980 £32,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.84% -16.77% -13.89%
10th Percentile £29,844 £26,250 £34,375
90th Percentile £32,640 £37,650 £43,750
Hampshire median annual salary £51,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +46.43% -12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 680 649 787
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.27% 97.30% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 595 625 683
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings that featured Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Portsmouth

Designer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Designer in Portsmouth

Designer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Portsmouth region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) User Experience
2 9 (81.82%) Retail
3 8 (72.73%) Adobe
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 7 (63.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (54.55%) Customer Insight
5 6 (54.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 6 (54.55%) Wireframes
5 6 (54.55%) A/B Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
5 6 (54.55%) Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
7 1 (9.09%) SaaS
7 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) Sass
7 1 (9.09%) LESS
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (9.09%) Front End Development

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 7 (63.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (81.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) LESS
2 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) A/B Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Customer Insight
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
1 6 (54.55%) Wireframes
1 6 (54.55%) Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe