Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Designer was £40,750 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

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

Designer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 201 231
Rank change year-on-year +12 +30 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 54 45 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.97% 0.83% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.86% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 62
Surrey median annual salary £40,750 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.43% -3.45% -18.08%
10th Percentile £25,125 £16,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,625 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5,351 5,257 7,896
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 96.78% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,440 4,415 6,795
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Surrey

Designer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Designer in Surrey

Designer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Designer in Surrey

Designer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Staines -4 15 £65,000 +65.61%
Guildford - 6 £28,500 - 1
Leatherhead +4 4 £55,000 +61.76% 1
Epsom - 4 £46,250 - 1
Cranleigh - 3 - - 1
Reigate - 3 £47,500 -
Godalming - 2 £47,500 - 1
Redhill - 2 £35,000 -
Woking - 2 £29,500 -
Chertsey - 1 £39,000 -
Designer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Surrey region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 34 (62.96%) User Experience
2 26 (48.15%) Wireframes
3 24 (44.44%) Adobe
4 20 (37.04%) Photoshop
5 19 (35.19%) HTML
6 18 (33.33%) CSS
7 14 (25.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 13 (24.07%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (22.22%) Graphic Design
10 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (20.37%) Degree
10 11 (20.37%) Computer Science
11 10 (18.52%) SAS
11 10 (18.52%) Mainframe
11 10 (18.52%) Private Cloud
11 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Storage
11 10 (18.52%) InVision
11 10 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
11 10 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (16.67%) Typography
12 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 8 (14.81%) Marketing
13 8 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (12.96%) Prototyping
14 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
15 6 (11.11%) IT Strategy
15 6 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (18.52%) SAS
2 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon Alexa
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (37.04%) Photoshop
2 14 (25.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (24.07%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (18.52%) InVision
5 9 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (7.41%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (5.56%) UXPin
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (1.85%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) Google Play
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.85%) Dropbox
5 1 (1.85%) Office 365
5 1 (1.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Extranet
2 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Axure RP
2 4 (7.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (14.81%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Electronics
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) HTML
2 18 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (7.41%) Flash
4 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.70%) Ember.js
4 2 (3.70%) jQuery
4 2 (3.70%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 2 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (1.85%) Ajax
5 1 (1.85%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 34 (62.96%) User Experience
2 12 (22.22%) Graphic Design
3 11 (20.37%) Computer Science
4 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 10 (18.52%) Mainframe
4 10 (18.52%) Private Cloud
5 5 (9.26%) Motion Graphics
6 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
7 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (3.70%) Robotics
9 1 (1.85%) Animation
9 1 (1.85%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.85%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Android
1 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Wireframes
2 10 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (16.67%) Typography
4 8 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.96%) Prototyping
6 6 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 6 (11.11%) IT Strategy
7 5 (9.26%) Analytics
7 5 (9.26%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (9.26%) B2B
7 5 (9.26%) Strategic Thinking
8 4 (7.41%) CRM
8 4 (7.41%) Requirements Management
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
8 4 (7.41%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.41%) Usability Testing
8 4 (7.41%) UX Design
9 3 (5.56%) Product Management
9 3 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.56%) ActionScript
2 3 (5.56%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 10 (18.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Adobe
2 5 (9.26%) Google
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) Twitter