The median annual salary for a Designer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 132 147 156
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 48 65 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.33% 1.46% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.51% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 42
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +47.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,999 £27,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £49,687
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3525 4300 4975
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.84% 96.83% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3127 3563 3979
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in West Yorkshire

Designer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Designer in West Yorkshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Designer in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Designer in West Yorkshire

Designer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 42 £45,000 +24.13% 6
Bradford +6 3 £40,000 -3.03%
Huddersfield - 1 £18,500 -
Designer
Yorkshire

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 62 (65.96%) User Experience
2 46 (48.94%) HTML
3 45 (47.87%) CSS
4 41 (43.62%) Wireframes
5 34 (36.17%) Adobe
6 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (24.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 22 (23.40%) Photoshop
9 19 (20.21%) Analytics
9 19 (20.21%) Prototyping
10 18 (19.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 18 (19.15%) Marketing
11 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
12 13 (13.83%) JavaScript
13 12 (12.77%) Axure RP
14 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 10 (10.64%) Information Architecture
15 9 (9.57%) Typography
15 9 (9.57%) InVision
16 8 (8.51%) HTML5
17 7 (7.45%) Finance
17 7 (7.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 7 (7.45%) Rapid Prototyping
17 7 (7.45%) CSS3
18 6 (6.38%) UX Design
18 6 (6.38%) Degree
18 6 (6.38%) Web Design
18 6 (6.38%) Project Management
18 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
19 5 (5.32%) SDLC

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (3.19%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (24.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 22 (23.40%) Photoshop
3 18 (19.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (9.57%) InVision
5 3 (3.19%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (2.13%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (1.06%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (1.06%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (1.06%) Fireworks
7 1 (1.06%) MS Office
7 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.06%) Google Play
1 1 (1.06%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) MPLS
1 5 (5.32%) VPN
1 5 (5.32%) WAN
2 4 (4.26%) BGP
2 4 (4.26%) Firewall
2 4 (4.26%) OSPF
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) RDBMS
1 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Axure RP
2 7 (7.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (19.15%) Marketing
2 7 (7.45%) Finance
3 2 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.06%) Billing
4 1 (1.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.06%) Publishing
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (48.94%) HTML
2 45 (47.87%) CSS
3 8 (8.51%) HTML5
4 7 (7.45%) CSS3
5 3 (3.19%) jQuery
6 2 (2.13%) WPF
7 1 (1.06%) Sass
7 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (65.96%) User Experience
2 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.26%) Animation
4 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.13%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.06%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.06%) Fintech
5 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.06%) iPad
5 1 (1.06%) iPhone
5 1 (1.06%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.06%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) Android
1 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.62%) Wireframes
2 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.21%) Analytics
3 19 (20.21%) Prototyping
4 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
5 10 (10.64%) Information Architecture
5 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (9.57%) Typography
7 7 (7.45%) Rapid Prototyping
8 6 (6.38%) Project Management
8 6 (6.38%) UX Design
8 6 (6.38%) Web Design
9 5 (5.32%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (5.32%) ITIL
9 5 (5.32%) ITIL V3
9 5 (5.32%) SDLC
9 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.32%) Service Design
9 5 (5.32%) Workflow
10 4 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.83%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.26%) SQL
3 2 (2.13%) XAML
4 1 (1.06%) Java
4 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) CCNP
2 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 34 (36.17%) Adobe
2 5 (5.32%) Cisco
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle
4 3 (3.19%) Maxymiser
4 3 (3.19%) Optimizely
5 2 (2.13%) Google
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.06%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.06%) HP
6 1 (1.06%) Omniture
6 1 (1.06%) VMware
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