Period
to 13 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Designer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

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

Senior Designer
England > South East
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 501 529 556
Rank change year-on-year +28 +27 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 42 61 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 32 50 78
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +19.05% -6.67%
10th Percentile £45,000 £33,750 £35,350
90th Percentile £90,250 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 30369 33160 40806
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 97.10% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25310 27763 34283
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in the South East

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Designer in the South East

Senior Designer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Designer in the South East over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Designer in the South East

Senior Designer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the South East region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
East Sussex -16 19 £55,000 +15.79%
Thames Valley +23 16 £60,000 +4.35% 3
Berkshire +45 9 £90,000 +56.52% 2
Oxfordshire -10 5 £50,000 +29.03% 1
Surrey -2 3 £40,000 +6.67%
Kent +26 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire +5 2 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £57,500 -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, Senior 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 South East region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 28 (66.67%) User Experience
2 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) CSS
4 12 (28.57%) Wireframes
5 10 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (21.43%) InVision
6 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 8 (19.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
9 5 (11.90%) Scrum
9 5 (11.90%) Degree
9 5 (11.90%) Chatbot
10 4 (9.52%) Product Management
10 4 (9.52%) SaaS
10 4 (9.52%) Marketing
10 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (9.52%) Typography
10 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (7.14%) Information Architecture
11 3 (7.14%) B2B
11 3 (7.14%) Personalization
12 2 (4.76%) Prototyping
12 2 (4.76%) Adobe
12 2 (4.76%) Postgraduate
12 2 (4.76%) PhD
12 2 (4.76%) e-Learning
12 2 (4.76%) SCORM
12 2 (4.76%) Electronics
12 2 (4.76%) Learning Management System

Senior Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (2.38%) Marvel
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (21.43%) InVision
3 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
4 5 (11.90%) Chatbot
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) CSS
1 13 (30.95%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) Material Design
3 1 (2.38%) Framer.js
3 1 (2.38%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 28 (66.67%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) e-Learning
3 2 (4.76%) Learning Management System
3 2 (4.76%) SCORM
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Blog
4 1 (2.38%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Wireframes
3 5 (11.90%) Scrum
4 4 (9.52%) Product Management
4 4 (9.52%) Typography
5 3 (7.14%) B2B
5 3 (7.14%) Information Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) Personalization
6 2 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.76%) Physics
6 2 (4.76%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.38%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.38%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.38%) Machine Learning
7 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.38%) Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) Usability Testing
7 1 (2.38%) UX Design
7 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) PhD
2 2 (4.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (2.38%) Twitter