The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Designer
Rank 218 207 205
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 21 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.52% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.54% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 18
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £34,475
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Web Designer
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 South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5829 5523 5273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.00% 95.29% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4789 4633 4642
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Web Designer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Web Designer Salary Trend in the South West

Web Designer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Designer across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Web Designer Salary Histogram in the South West

Web Designer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 8 £26,250 -
Bristol +1 6 £26,750 +22.98%
Gloucestershire -18 4 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Devon -11 2 £18,000 -30.76%
Somerset - 1 - -
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 36 (90.00%) HTML
1 36 (90.00%) CSS
2 35 (87.50%) Photoshop
3 30 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 29 (72.50%) Web Design
5 27 (67.50%) jQuery
5 27 (67.50%) User Experience
6 26 (65.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 25 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 21 (52.50%) HTML5
8 21 (52.50%) Dreamweaver
8 21 (52.50%) Adobe
9 17 (42.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 15 (37.50%) CMS
10 15 (37.50%) Graphic Design
11 14 (35.00%) PHP
11 14 (35.00%) CSS3
12 13 (32.50%) InDesign
13 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
14 10 (25.00%) Marketing
15 9 (22.50%) Drupal
15 9 (22.50%) .NET
15 9 (22.50%) WordPress
16 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (20.00%) Joomla!
16 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
17 7 (17.50%) Degree
17 7 (17.50%) Zend
17 7 (17.50%) CakePHP
17 7 (17.50%) JSON

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (37.50%) CMS
2 9 (22.50%) Drupal
2 9 (22.50%) WordPress
3 8 (20.00%) Joomla!
4 7 (17.50%) Moodle
5 4 (10.00%) IIS
6 2 (5.00%) nginx
6 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (87.50%) Photoshop
2 26 (65.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (42.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (32.50%) InDesign
5 6 (15.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 10 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) HTML
1 36 (90.00%) CSS
2 27 (67.50%) jQuery
3 21 (52.50%) HTML5
4 14 (35.00%) CSS3
5 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (22.50%) .NET
7 7 (17.50%) CakePHP
7 7 (17.50%) JSON
8 6 (15.00%) Web Services
9 5 (12.50%) Flash
9 5 (12.50%) Dojo
10 4 (10.00%) XML
11 3 (7.50%) Ajax
12 2 (5.00%) Sass
13 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
13 1 (2.50%) XHTML
13 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (67.50%) User Experience
2 15 (37.50%) Graphic Design
3 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.00%) Social Media
4 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.00%) Blog
4 4 (10.00%) Smartphone
5 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (7.50%) Physics
5 3 (7.50%) Chemistry
5 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
1 7 (17.50%) Android
1 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Web Design
2 25 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.50%) OO
4 7 (17.50%) MVC
4 7 (17.50%) OO PHP
5 5 (12.50%) SEO
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (12.50%) Android Development
5 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 4 (10.00%) Time Management
6 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) Scrum
6 4 (10.00%) Web Development
6 4 (10.00%) CRM
6 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.00%) PHP
3 3 (7.50%) C
4 2 (5.00%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Adobe
2 7 (17.50%) Zend
3 4 (10.00%) Facebook
3 4 (10.00%) Twitter
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle