Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Designer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 89 78
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 6 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.72% 0.20% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.20% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 18
Sheffield median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £35,500 £28,875
90th Percentile £48,750 £39,500 £47,450
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +58.33% -25.00% +40.35%

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 814 981 1,152
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 96.84% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 718 819 995
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,525 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 6 (100.00%) User Stories
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (83.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (83.33%) Axure RP
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (83.33%) Wireframes
2 5 (83.33%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 5 (83.33%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Psychology
2 5 (83.33%) Human Factors
2 5 (83.33%) UX Design
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team

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 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Axure RP
1 5 (83.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
2 5 (83.33%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 5 (83.33%) Human Factors
2 5 (83.33%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 5 (83.33%) Psychology
2 5 (83.33%) UX Design
2 5 (83.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) API Design
3 1 (16.67%) API Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat