Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Designer was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 185 202
Rank change year-on-year -26 +17 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 49 71 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.82% 1.20% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.23% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 30 57 80
Surrey median annual salary £37,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.33% +41.18% -26.09%
10th Percentile £20,650 £28,500 £26,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £84,500 £69,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -

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 5,802 5,758 7,717
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.31% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,782 4,894 6,723
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 16 £87,500 +118.75% 2
Leatherhead +21 11 £32,500 -35.00%
Guildford -12 6 £40,000 -25.58% 1
Epsom - 4 £26,250 -
Godalming - 4 £40,000 -
Woking - 2 £29,500 - 1
Camberley - 1 £65,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £39,000 -
Designer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Surrey region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 27 (55.10%) User Experience
2 19 (38.78%) Wireframes
3 16 (32.65%) HTML
3 16 (32.65%) CSS
3 16 (32.65%) Degree
4 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
5 13 (26.53%) Photoshop
5 13 (26.53%) Adobe
5 13 (26.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
7 10 (20.41%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (20.41%) SAS
7 10 (20.41%) Mainframe
7 10 (20.41%) Private Cloud
7 10 (20.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (20.41%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (18.37%) Axure RP
8 9 (18.37%) Prototyping
8 9 (18.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (18.37%) CRM
9 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.29%) Finance
11 6 (12.24%) Requirements Management
11 6 (12.24%) Graphic Design
11 6 (12.24%) IT Strategy
12 5 (10.20%) Collaborative Working
12 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
12 5 (10.20%) TOGAF

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 (20.41%) SAS
2 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Photoshop
2 10 (20.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (18.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (8.16%) InVision
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (4.08%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (4.08%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (2.04%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.04%) Google Play
3 1 (2.04%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Extranet
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 9 (18.37%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) CSS
1 16 (32.65%) HTML
2 3 (6.12%) Material Design
2 3 (6.12%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.08%) Ember.js
3 2 (4.08%) Flash
3 2 (4.08%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 1 (2.04%) CSS3
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (55.10%) User Experience
2 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.41%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (20.41%) Mainframe
2 10 (20.41%) Private Cloud
3 6 (12.24%) Graphic Design
4 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.08%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (2.04%) Animation
6 1 (2.04%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Android
1 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Wireframes
2 9 (18.37%) CRM
2 9 (18.37%) Prototyping
3 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.24%) IT Strategy
4 6 (12.24%) Requirements Management
5 5 (10.20%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
5 5 (10.20%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.16%) Mobile First
6 4 (8.16%) Web Design
7 3 (6.12%) B2B
7 3 (6.12%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (6.12%) Information Architecture
8 2 (4.08%) Analytics
8 2 (4.08%) Coaching
8 2 (4.08%) Identity Management
8 2 (4.08%) Line Management
8 2 (4.08%) SEO
8 2 (4.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.08%) ActionScript
2 2 (4.08%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (10.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Adobe
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) TIBCO