The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Designer
Rank 101 95 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.073% 0.18% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.19% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £22,500 £21,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,250 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +4.46%
Web Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1289 1076 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.36% 95.64% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 825 713
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Designer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Web Designer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Designer across the Essex region.

Web Designer Salary Trend in Essex

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Web 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 Web Designer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) User Experience
4 10 (52.63%) Photoshop
5 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
5 9 (47.37%) Adobe
6 8 (42.11%) HTML5
7 7 (36.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (26.32%) Smarty
8 5 (26.32%) CSS3
8 5 (26.32%) PrestaShop
8 5 (26.32%) SEO
8 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (26.32%) PHP
8 5 (26.32%) PHP5
8 5 (26.32%) Project Management
9 4 (21.05%) jQuery
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
10 3 (15.79%) InDesign
10 3 (15.79%) Fireworks
10 3 (15.79%) Intranet
10 3 (15.79%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (10.53%) Online Marketing
11 2 (10.53%) Marketing
11 2 (10.53%) Web Design
11 2 (10.53%) Flash
12 1 (5.26%) Java

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Web 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 Web Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) PrestaShop
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Photoshop
2 7 (36.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (15.79%) InDesign
4 3 (15.79%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 8 (42.11%) HTML5
3 5 (26.32%) CSS3
3 5 (26.32%) Smarty
4 4 (21.05%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) Flash
6 1 (5.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) SEO
3 2 (10.53%) Web Design
3 2 (10.53%) Online Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
2 5 (26.32%) PHP5
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Adobe