The median annual salary for a Designer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 42 57
Rank change year-on-year -19 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 2 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.42% 2.44% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 2.53% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 12
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 466 475 732
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.69% 96.74% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 391 414 653
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

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 Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sheffield region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (50.00%) Social Media
3 4 (50.00%) iPad
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (25.00%) Vector Graphics
4 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) Inkscape
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (25.00%) Inkscape
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (50.00%) iPad
3 4 (50.00%) Social Media
4 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (25.00%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe