The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 116 105 105
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.35% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,100 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £54,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +17.64%
Designer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1734 1425 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.85% 94.06% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1242 1360
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Designer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Designer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Designer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title.

1 14 (60.87%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) Photoshop
3 11 (47.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
4 8 (34.78%) Adobe
5 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) Marketing
5 7 (30.43%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) Web Design
6 6 (26.09%) Retail
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (21.74%) XenApp
7 5 (21.74%) User Experience
7 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (21.74%) Digital Media
7 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (21.74%) InDesign
7 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (21.74%) MCP

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Photoshop
2 11 (47.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
4 6 (26.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (21.74%) InDesign
6 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Marketing
2 6 (26.09%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) User Experience
1 5 (21.74%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
2 2 (8.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Web Design
2 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.04%) Time Management
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
5 1 (4.35%) Master Data Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) SEO
5 1 (4.35%) Data Management
5 1 (4.35%) Pay per click
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) ETL
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (21.74%) MCP
3 2 (8.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) XenApp
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Adobe
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Talend
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago