Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Designer was - in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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

Designer
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 78 79
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 6 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.53% 1.46% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.50% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 8
Watford median annual salary - £34,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +70.00% -36.00%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £22,500 £40,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -43.75% +60.00% -24.81%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1083 1001 1088
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 96.35% 97.37% 99.36%
Number of salaries quoted 893 859 830
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,300 £26,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £68,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Watford

Designer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Designer in Watford

Designer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Watford region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 6 (100.00%) Animation
1 6 (100.00%) Final Cut Pro
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
1 6 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 6 (100.00%) InVision
2 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (83.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (16.67%) Blog
3 1 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (16.67%) Marvel

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (16.67%) Marvel
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 6 (100.00%) Final Cut Pro
1 6 (100.00%) InVision
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Animation
1 6 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (16.67%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 5 (83.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago