Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Designer was £73,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 113 116
Rank change year-on-year +26 +3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.33% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.31% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Somerset median annual salary £73,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +101.38% +3.57% -
South West median annual salary £33,750 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -20.59% +21.43% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 877 1,310 1,314
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.02% 97.04% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 706 1,072 1,133
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,525 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 2 £73,000 - 1
Designer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Somerset region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Buildr
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) XML Parsing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Degree

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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Buildr
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) jMock
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft