The first table below looks at the demand for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 23 April 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 62 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.65% 2.24% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 2.30% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 10
Average salary £22,750 £33,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.59% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,750 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £54,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
597 566 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.68% 97.42% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 477 479 445
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Designer
West Midlands

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Designer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Designer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Designer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Designer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -9 4 £21,750 -33.07%
Tamworth +5 2 £22,250 -10.99% 1
Lichfield - 2 £25,750 - 1
Stafford - 1 £30,000 -
Designer
West Midlands

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 14 (73.68%) Photoshop
4 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
6 6 (31.58%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) Graphic Design
7 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (26.32%) Web Design
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) MySQL
8 4 (21.05%) XML
8 4 (21.05%) Flash
8 4 (21.05%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (21.05%) XHTML
8 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 4 (21.05%) HTML5
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
8 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.79%) Content Management
9 3 (15.79%) Marketing
9 3 (15.79%) Adobe
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.53%) DNS
10 2 (10.53%) SSL
10 2 (10.53%) PHP
10 2 (10.53%) Web Development

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (10.53%) WordPress
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) ColdFusion
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Photoshop
2 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
1 2 (10.53%) SSH
2 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.26%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) HTML5
4 4 (21.05%) CSS3
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (21.05%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) Flash
4 4 (21.05%) XHTML
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
2 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) Web Design
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Email Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) CAD
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Xen
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) XenApp
1 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Plesk
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) SolidWorks
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Google
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Existent Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 DOE
Posted: 22 days ago