The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 104 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 11 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.57% 1.18% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.26% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 19
Average salary £57,500 £29,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1788 1831 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.37% 93.90% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1605 1437
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Designer
West Midlands

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 11 July 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 6 (28.57%) Adobe
3 5 (23.81%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) Graphic Design
3 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 5 (23.81%) User Experience Design
4 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (19.05%) Business Development
4 4 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (19.05%) Multimedia
4 4 (19.05%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (14.29%) B2B
5 3 (14.29%) Publishing
5 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (14.29%) HTML5
5 3 (14.29%) Social Media
5 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.52%) jQuery
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.52%) Android
6 2 (9.52%) Moodle
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 2 (9.52%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 4 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (9.52%) InDesign
4 1 (4.76%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) DTS
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Multimedia
3 3 (14.29%) Publishing
4 1 (4.76%) Games
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) Sass
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Graphic Design
2 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
3 3 (14.29%) Social Media
4 2 (9.52%) E-Learning
4 2 (9.52%) SCORM
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.76%) IPTV
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.76%) Replication
5 1 (4.76%) Clustering
5 1 (4.76%) iPad
5 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) User Experience Design
2 4 (19.05%) Business Development
2 4 (19.05%) Rapid Prototyping
2 4 (19.05%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (14.29%) B2B
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Document Management
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) CCIE
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) OCP
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) Nokia
3 1 (4.76%) Mercator
3 1 (4.76%) Talend
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