The median annual salary for a Designer was £36,750 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 65 78 67
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 9 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.44% 0.75% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.76% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 18
Median salary £36,750 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.50% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,725 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.59% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 601 786 935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.47% 98.37% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 553 751 718
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Southampton

Designer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Designer in Southampton

Designer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Southampton over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in Southampton

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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

1 11 (78.57%) User Experience
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 7 (50.00%) Photoshop
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Adobe
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) Retail
8 3 (21.43%) Product Management
8 3 (21.43%) Marketing
8 3 (21.43%) Web Design
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
8 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 3 (21.43%) UX Design
8 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
9 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (14.29%) Web Development
9 2 (14.29%) Graphic Design
9 2 (14.29%) Video Editing
10 1 (7.14%) Motion Graphics
10 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
10 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
10 1 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (7.14%) SaaS

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 7 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (7.14%) Acrobat
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (7.14%) InDesign
3 1 (7.14%) InVision
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Video Editing
3 1 (7.14%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Product Management
4 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) UX Design
4 3 (21.43%) Web Design
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Integrated Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile First
6 1 (7.14%) Multivariate Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe
Southampton
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago