The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 20 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 5.48% 7.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 7.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £19,000 £20,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Designer
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Redditch 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
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
72 53 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 98.63% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60 43 12
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Designer
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Designer Salary Trend in Redditch

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Adobe
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
1 8 (100.00%) Web Design
2 6 (75.00%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Drupal
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Social Media
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Macromedia
3 2 (25.00%) Fireworks
3 2 (25.00%) Flash
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (25.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Flash
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
1 2 (25.00%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Web Design
2 6 (75.00%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Macromedia