Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Designer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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

Designer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 81 73
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 11 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.28% 0.12% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.13% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 11
Sheffield median annual salary £35,000 - £35,000
10th Percentile £26,900 - £30,000
90th Percentile £55,500 - £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -26.32% +35.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 829 793 980
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 97.42% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 661 663 810
Sheffield median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,050 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,250 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Sheffield

Designer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Designer in Sheffield

Designer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Designer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (54.55%) User Experience
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
3 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
3 4 (36.36%) InDesign
3 4 (36.36%) Web Design
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Adobe
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Graphic Design
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) Cross-Browser Development
4 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter
5 2 (18.18%) API Design
5 2 (18.18%) Google
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
2 4 (36.36%) InDesign
3 1 (9.09%) InVision
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) CSS3
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) HTML5
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) Sass
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Graphic Design
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
1 4 (36.36%) Web Design
2 3 (27.27%) Cross-Browser Development
2 3 (27.27%) Wireframes
3 2 (18.18%) API Design
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) SOLID
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Twitter
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat