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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 101 107 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 34 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.67% 0.63% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 0.67% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 12
Average salary £31,250 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
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
1932 1797 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.17% 93.74% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1584 1540
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 30 June 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 40 (74.07%) HTML
2 38 (70.37%) CSS
3 30 (55.56%) HTML5
4 23 (42.59%) Scrum
5 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (38.89%) InfoPath
5 21 (38.89%) XSLT
5 21 (38.89%) SharePoint
5 21 (38.89%) .NET
5 21 (38.89%) Visual Studio
5 21 (38.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 21 (38.89%) Office 365
5 21 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (31.48%) Photoshop
7 15 (27.78%) Migration
8 13 (24.07%) User Experience
9 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
9 12 (22.22%) DV Cleared
9 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 12 (22.22%) Content Management
10 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
11 10 (18.52%) Adobe Illustrator
12 9 (16.67%) Adobe
13 8 (14.81%) Marketing
14 7 (12.96%) Advertising
15 6 (11.11%) B2C
15 6 (11.11%) jQuery
15 6 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
16 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
17 4 (7.41%) Microsoft

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 21 (38.89%) SharePoint
1 21 (38.89%) SharePoint 2010
1 21 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (38.89%) InfoPath
2 17 (31.48%) Photoshop
3 10 (18.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (7.41%) InDesign
4 4 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.85%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.85%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.89%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Silverpop
3 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (5.56%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (14.81%) Marketing
2 7 (12.96%) Advertising
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (74.07%) HTML
2 38 (70.37%) CSS
3 30 (55.56%) HTML5
4 21 (38.89%) .NET
4 21 (38.89%) XSLT
5 6 (11.11%) jQuery
6 4 (7.41%) CSS3
7 3 (5.56%) Flash
8 1 (1.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) User Experience
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.70%) Blog
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Xbox
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
4 1 (1.85%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Android
1 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Scrum
2 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (27.78%) Migration
4 12 (22.22%) Content Management
5 6 (11.11%) B2C
5 6 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.41%) Web Design
8 3 (5.56%) Data Management
8 3 (5.56%) ITIL
8 3 (5.56%) ERP
8 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.56%) ETL
8 3 (5.56%) ETL Development
8 3 (5.56%) Usability Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.56%) Master Data Management
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (3.70%) Email Marketing
10 1 (1.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 12 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Adobe
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Talend
3 3 (5.56%) Informatica
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Google
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