Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Designer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Designer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 172 170
Rank change year-on-year +36 -2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 21 24 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.88% 0.69% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.72% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 32
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% -9.52%
10th Percentile £45,500 £30,000 £35,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,750 £57,375
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2288 3350 4455
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 96.13% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1877 2508 3542
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £49,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.52% +10.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,250 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Reading

Designer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Designer in Reading

Designer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Reading over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 6 (28.57%) Skype
2 6 (28.57%) User Experience
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 6 (28.57%) Wireframes
2 6 (28.57%) Prototyping
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 5 (23.81%) eTOM
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
3 5 (23.81%) PMI
3 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (23.81%) Service Design
3 5 (23.81%) Collaborative Working
3 5 (23.81%) User Stories
4 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (9.52%) Network Design
5 2 (9.52%) CCDE
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 6 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Skype
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) User Experience
2 5 (23.81%) PMI
3 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
1 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
1 6 (28.57%) Prototyping
1 6 (28.57%) Wireframes
2 5 (23.81%) Collaborative Working
2 5 (23.81%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (23.81%) eTOM
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
2 5 (23.81%) Service Design
2 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
2 5 (23.81%) User Stories
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
4 1 (4.76%) Infographics
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
4 2 (9.52%) CCDA
4 2 (9.52%) CCDE
4 2 (9.52%) CCDP
4 2 (9.52%) CCIE
4 2 (9.52%) CCIE Service Provider
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco