The median annual salary for a Designer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 95 126 123
Rank change year-on-year +31 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 16 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.29% 0.77% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.82% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 17
Median salary £51,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.88% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £32,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,400 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,862 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.96% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1211 1823 2241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.27% 93.73% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1472 1534
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in Reading

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 14 (38.89%) User Experience
2 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 12 (33.33%) HTML
3 12 (33.33%) CSS
4 10 (27.78%) Photoshop
4 10 (27.78%) Wireframes
5 9 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
5 9 (25.00%) Axure RP
5 9 (25.00%) SOA
5 9 (25.00%) W3C
5 9 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
5 9 (25.00%) Banking
5 9 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 7 (19.44%) Adobe
7 7 (19.44%) Marketing
8 6 (16.67%) Retail
8 6 (16.67%) Java
8 6 (16.67%) IT Strategy
9 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (13.89%) Analytics
9 5 (13.89%) Robotic Process Automation
9 5 (13.89%) IBM Blueworks
9 5 (13.89%) IBM
9 5 (13.89%) Quality Management
9 5 (13.89%) Process Management
9 5 (13.89%) Back Office
9 5 (13.89%) XML
9 5 (13.89%) DOM

Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Photoshop
2 9 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.78%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) IBM Blueworks
2 4 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
1 1 (2.78%) DB2
1 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.78%) HBase
1 1 (2.78%) Impala
1 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.78%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Banking
3 7 (19.44%) Marketing
4 6 (16.67%) Retail
5 5 (13.89%) Back Office
6 4 (11.11%) French Language
6 4 (11.11%) Games
6 4 (11.11%) German Language
6 4 (11.11%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) CSS
1 12 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) Dojo
2 5 (13.89%) DOM
2 5 (13.89%) jQuery
2 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (13.89%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) CSS3
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.78%) React
3 1 (2.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) User Experience
2 9 (25.00%) W3C
3 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
4 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 4 (11.11%) Graphic Design
4 4 (11.11%) Robotics
5 2 (5.56%) Digital Media
5 2 (5.56%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.78%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Wireframes
2 9 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 9 (25.00%) SOA
2 9 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
3 6 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 5 (13.89%) Analytics
4 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
4 5 (13.89%) Process Management
4 5 (13.89%) QMS
4 5 (13.89%) Quality Management
4 5 (13.89%) Robotic Process Automation
5 4 (11.11%) Deep Learning
5 4 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Adobe
2 5 (13.89%) IBM
2 5 (13.89%) Pega
2 5 (13.89%) webMethods
3 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
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