Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Designer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 166 250
Rank change year-on-year -3 +84 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 67 83 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.28% 1.47% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.52% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53 63 43
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,650
90th Percentile £63,500 £52,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -11.76%

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 5,034 5,471 7,704
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.73% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4,194 4,465 6,582
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 18 July 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 18 July 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
Epsom - 16 £45,000 - 1
Guildford -5 6 £27,500 -26.67% 2
Farnham -21 6 £47,500 +171.43%
Leatherhead -3 5 £55,000 +36.65% 1
Staines -7 3 £65,000 -16.67% 2
Reigate - 3 £47,500 -
Cranleigh - 3 - -
Redhill +20 2 £35,000 -26.32%
Godalming -28 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Woking - 2 £82,500 - 1
Camberley -9 1 £100,000 +100.00%
Dorking - 1 £30,000 -
Designer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 58 (86.57%) User Experience
2 44 (65.67%) Wireframes
3 37 (55.22%) HTML
4 30 (44.78%) Photoshop
5 29 (43.28%) CSS
6 27 (40.30%) Adobe
7 20 (29.85%) Marketing
8 18 (26.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
10 14 (20.90%) Prototyping
11 13 (19.40%) Adobe Illustrator
12 12 (17.91%) Graphic Design
13 11 (16.42%) InVision
13 11 (16.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 9 (13.43%) CRM
14 9 (13.43%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (11.94%) Translating Business Requirements
15 8 (11.94%) UX Design
15 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
16 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
16 7 (10.45%) Axure RP
16 7 (10.45%) Typography
16 7 (10.45%) C#
16 7 (10.45%) Scrum
16 7 (10.45%) Web Development
17 6 (8.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 6 (8.96%) Umbraco
17 6 (8.96%) .NET
17 6 (8.96%) 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 6 (8.96%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon Alexa
2 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (44.78%) Photoshop
2 18 (26.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (19.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (16.42%) InVision
5 6 (8.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (5.97%) UXPin
7 2 (2.99%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (1.49%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.49%) Dropbox
2 1 (1.49%) Google Play
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Internet
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 7 (10.45%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.49%) YouTrack
General
1 20 (29.85%) Marketing
2 2 (2.99%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (55.22%) HTML
2 29 (43.28%) CSS
3 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.96%) .NET
5 2 (2.99%) Ajax
5 2 (2.99%) Flash
5 2 (2.99%) jQuery
5 2 (2.99%) XML
6 1 (1.49%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.49%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.49%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (1.49%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 58 (86.57%) User Experience
2 12 (17.91%) Graphic Design
3 3 (4.48%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) Robotics
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Android
1 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (65.67%) Wireframes
2 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.90%) Prototyping
4 9 (13.43%) CRM
4 9 (13.43%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (11.94%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (11.94%) UX Design
6 7 (10.45%) Scrum
6 7 (10.45%) Typography
6 7 (10.45%) Web Development
7 6 (8.96%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 6 (8.96%) Innovative Thinking
8 5 (7.46%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (7.46%) Strategic Thinking
9 4 (5.97%) Analytics
9 4 (5.97%) B2B
9 4 (5.97%) IT Strategy
9 4 (5.97%) Usability Testing
10 3 (4.48%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.45%) C#
3 1 (1.49%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.49%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Adobe
2 5 (7.46%) Google
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) Twitter