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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 125 100 103
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 11 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 1.27% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.35% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 8
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,250 £29,998
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,250 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
2192 1993 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.36% 94.05% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1896 1804 1332
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) Photoshop
3 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) CSS
3 6 (27.27%) Graphic Design
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
4 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (22.73%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (22.73%) Multimedia
4 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (22.73%) UX Design
4 5 (22.73%) XenApp
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2000
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
4 5 (22.73%) MCP
4 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
4 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
4 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
4 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (22.73%) Rapid Prototyping
4 5 (22.73%) Business Development

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.09%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Photoshop
2 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 4 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (13.64%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Multimedia
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
1 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Graphic Design
2 5 (22.73%) Visualisation
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience
3 3 (13.64%) Social Media
3 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
4 2 (9.09%) SCORM
4 2 (9.09%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (22.73%) UX Design
1 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (22.73%) Rapid Prototyping
1 5 (22.73%) Business Development
1 5 (22.73%) Coaching
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) B2B
3 2 (9.09%) Web Design
3 2 (9.09%) SEO
3 2 (9.09%) Pay per click
4 1 (4.55%) Data Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Data Mapping
4 1 (4.55%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Master Data Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) MCP
3 3 (13.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (22.73%) XenApp
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
1 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
1 5 (22.73%) Citrix
2 4 (18.18%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Informatica
3 1 (4.55%) Talend
Birmingham
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