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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 125 94 113
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 19 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 1.81% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.86% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 6
Average salary £45,000 £33,250 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.33% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,250 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
2344 1772 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.05% 97.31% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 1447 1521
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 13 (44.83%) LAN
1 13 (44.83%) WAN
2 11 (37.93%) CISSP
3 8 (27.59%) Firewall
3 8 (27.59%) Cisco
3 8 (27.59%) Network Design
4 7 (24.14%) Network Security
4 7 (24.14%) Symantec
4 7 (24.14%) CISM
4 7 (24.14%) NetBackup
5 6 (20.69%) User Experience
6 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
6 5 (17.24%) Legal
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
7 4 (13.79%) MCSE
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (13.79%) Adobe
7 4 (13.79%) CCIE
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Marketing
8 3 (10.34%) Typography
8 3 (10.34%) Iconography
8 3 (10.34%) Android
8 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
8 3 (10.34%) Graphic Design
8 3 (10.34%) CINEMA 4D
8 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
8 3 (10.34%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) OpenEdge
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (10.34%) CINEMA 4D
2 3 (10.34%) InDesign
3 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.90%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) LAN
1 13 (44.83%) WAN
2 8 (27.59%) Firewall
3 7 (24.14%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
4 1 (3.45%) DAB
4 1 (3.45%) PBX
4 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Legal
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
1 3 (10.34%) Flash
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Graphic Design
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) CMDB
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Android
1 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Network Design
2 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
4 3 (10.34%) Iconography
4 3 (10.34%) Typography
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Kanban
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) Data Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.45%) ETL
6 1 (3.45%) Information Management
6 1 (3.45%) IT Governance
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) CISSP
2 7 (24.14%) CISM
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (13.79%) CCIE
4 4 (13.79%) MCSE
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.45%) CCDP
5 1 (3.45%) CCNP
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco
2 7 (24.14%) Symantec
3 4 (13.79%) Adobe
4 2 (6.90%) Juniper
4 2 (6.90%) Progress
5 1 (3.45%) Aruba
5 1 (3.45%) BT
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Informatica
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) OpenText
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Talend
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
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