Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Designer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 187 186
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 77 75 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.24% 1.14% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.17% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 59 58 86
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £58,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.91% +38.24% -33.07%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £84,000 £66,875
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 6008 6415 8413
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.48% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4916 5448 7303
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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
Leatherhead +25 14 £32,500 -35.00%
Staines +1 13 £82,750 +106.88% 3
Guildford -4 11 £40,000 -25.58%
Godalming - 11 £40,000 -
Epsom - 4 £26,250 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £37,500 -
Camberley - 2 £57,500 -
Woking +21 1 £29,500 -32.95%
Redhill +6 1 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Cobham - 1 £47,500 -
Designer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Surrey region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 54 (70.13%) User Experience
2 38 (49.35%) Wireframes
3 28 (36.36%) HTML
3 28 (36.36%) CSS
4 26 (33.77%) JavaScript
4 26 (33.77%) Photoshop
4 26 (33.77%) Adobe
5 23 (29.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 21 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 20 (25.97%) Prototyping
8 19 (24.68%) Degree
9 18 (23.38%) Finance
10 17 (22.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 16 (20.78%) Axure RP
12 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (15.58%) CRM
14 10 (12.99%) Marketing
15 9 (11.69%) Mobile First
15 9 (11.69%) Web Design
15 9 (11.69%) Collaborative Working
16 7 (9.09%) Scrum
16 7 (9.09%) Information Architecture
17 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
17 6 (7.79%) Typography
18 5 (6.49%) Service Design
18 5 (6.49%) Acceptance Criteria
18 5 (6.49%) Game Development
18 5 (6.49%) ITIL V3
18 5 (6.49%) CSS3
18 5 (6.49%) HTML5

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 4 (5.19%) SAS
1 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) CMS
2 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (33.77%) Photoshop
2 21 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (22.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (5.19%) InVision
4 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (2.60%) Moqups
5 2 (2.60%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (1.30%) AutoCAD
6 1 (1.30%) InDesign
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.19%) Office 365
1 4 (5.19%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 16 (20.78%) Axure RP
General
1 18 (23.38%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Marketing
3 5 (6.49%) Games
4 4 (5.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.36%) CSS
1 28 (36.36%) HTML
2 5 (6.49%) CSS3
2 5 (6.49%) HTML5
3 4 (5.19%) .NET
3 4 (5.19%) jQuery
3 4 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (3.90%) Material Design
4 3 (3.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (3.90%) Unreal Engine
4 3 (3.90%) XML
5 1 (1.30%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.30%) JAXB
5 1 (1.30%) JAX-WS
5 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (70.13%) User Experience
2 6 (7.79%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (5.19%) Graphic Design
3 4 (5.19%) Mainframe
3 4 (5.19%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.90%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.60%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Android
2 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (49.35%) Wireframes
2 20 (25.97%) Prototyping
3 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.58%) CRM
5 9 (11.69%) Collaborative Working
5 9 (11.69%) Mobile First
5 9 (11.69%) Web Design
6 7 (9.09%) Information Architecture
6 7 (9.09%) Scrum
7 6 (7.79%) Typography
8 5 (6.49%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (6.49%) Change Management
8 5 (6.49%) Data Protection
8 5 (6.49%) Game Development
8 5 (6.49%) ITIL
8 5 (6.49%) ITIL V3
8 5 (6.49%) Quality Management
8 5 (6.49%) Service Design
8 5 (6.49%) Service Management
9 4 (5.19%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.60%) C++
3 1 (1.30%) Java
3 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.90%) ISEB
5 1 (1.30%) HNC
5 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (33.77%) Adobe
2 3 (3.90%) Sony
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) TIBCO