Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 17 August 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 146 119
Rank change year-on-year +32 -27 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 31 4 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.44% 0.19% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.20% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 23
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +20.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,250 £26,700
90th Percentile £55,000 £74,250 £38,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 2,106 2,024 2,439
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.09% 97.45% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,828 1,850 2,249
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,350 £27,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in West Sussex

Designer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Designer in West Sussex

Designer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Designer in West Sussex

Designer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Worthing - 21 £45,000 - 1
Horsham +2 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Crawley - 5 £32,500 -
Designer
South East

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 West Sussex region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 25 (80.65%) Photoshop
1 25 (80.65%) Adobe
1 25 (80.65%) User Experience
2 22 (70.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (64.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (54.84%) InDesign
5 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (51.61%) Customer Insight
6 12 (38.71%) HTML
7 9 (29.03%) CSS
8 6 (19.35%) Marketing
9 5 (16.13%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (9.68%) Web Development
11 2 (6.45%) SketchUp
11 2 (6.45%) 3D Modelling
11 2 (6.45%) WordPress
11 2 (6.45%) HTML5
11 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
12 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
12 1 (3.23%) ITIL
12 1 (3.23%) UML
12 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
12 1 (3.23%) OO
12 1 (3.23%) Data Security
12 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
12 1 (3.23%) Finance
12 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (3.23%) Social Media
12 1 (3.23%) Change Control

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (6.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (80.65%) Photoshop
2 22 (70.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (64.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 17 (54.84%) InDesign
5 2 (6.45%) SketchUp
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) HTML
2 9 (29.03%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (80.65%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (51.61%) Customer Insight
2 3 (9.68%) Web Development
3 2 (6.45%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) Adaptive Web Design
4 1 (3.23%) Change Control
4 1 (3.23%) Data Security
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile First
4 1 (3.23%) Online Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) OO
4 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.23%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (3.23%) Typography
4 1 (3.23%) UML
4 1 (3.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Adobe