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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 120 121 101
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 11 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% 0.22% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.23% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Average salary £60,000 £25,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -41.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £31,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
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
1950 1751 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.87% 96.53% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 1578 1256
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) CCIE
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Legal
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) Games
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) CISM
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
4 2 (12.50%) MS Office
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
4 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.25%) Fireworks
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
1 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
1 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Communications Security
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Kanban
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Presales
2 2 (12.50%) Scrum
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Information Management
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) CCIE
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Talend
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago