The median annual salary for a Designer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 22 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 West / Somerset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 76 69
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.56% 0.45% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.46% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 691 646 610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.46% 97.73% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 511 565 541
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +9.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,597 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Somerset

Designer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Designer in Somerset

Designer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -9 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Designer
South West

Designer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 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 Somerset region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) Prototyping
3 3 (42.86%) WCAG
3 3 (42.86%) Information Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe
3 3 (42.86%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 3 (42.86%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 3 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 1 (14.29%) InVision

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (42.86%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (14.29%) InVision
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Axure RP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Prototyping
2 3 (42.86%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 3 (42.86%) Information Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe