The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 63 63 78
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 9 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.59% 1.83% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.85% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 0
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Designer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
554 595 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.71% 99.17% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 492 515 576
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region that featured Designer in the job title.

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 29 September 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Designer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford -3 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £63,750 -
Designer
West Midlands

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 18 (62.07%) HTML
1 18 (62.07%) CSS
2 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 14 (48.28%) C#
3 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 14 (48.28%) Web Development
4 12 (41.38%) Java
5 11 (37.93%) MVC
5 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
5 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (34.48%) HTML5
6 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (34.48%) TDD
6 10 (34.48%) Front End Development
6 10 (34.48%) Wireframes
7 9 (31.03%) User Experience
7 9 (31.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (31.03%) Scrum
7 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
7 9 (31.03%) Adobe
8 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (24.14%) QA
9 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (24.14%) DevOps
9 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
9 7 (24.14%) OOP
9 7 (24.14%) OO
10 6 (20.69%) VLDB
11 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
11 5 (17.24%) Linux

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) VLDB
General
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
1 2 (6.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) CSS
1 18 (62.07%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (34.48%) HTML5
5 5 (17.24%) CSS3
6 4 (13.79%) Middleware
7 2 (6.90%) WinForms
7 2 (6.90%) WPF
8 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) User Experience
2 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (17.24%) Algorithms
3 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
4 3 (10.34%) e-Learning
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Web Development
2 11 (37.93%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (34.48%) Front End Development
3 10 (34.48%) TDD
3 10 (34.48%) Wireframes
4 9 (31.03%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (24.14%) DevOps
6 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
6 7 (24.14%) OO
6 7 (24.14%) OOP
7 5 (17.24%) Complexity Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Functional Programming
7 5 (17.24%) Low Latency
7 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
7 5 (17.24%) Open Source
8 3 (10.34%) Content Development
8 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
2 14 (48.28%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) Java
4 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
5 5 (17.24%) Clojure
5 5 (17.24%) Erlang
5 5 (17.24%) Go
5 5 (17.24%) Haskell
5 5 (17.24%) Scala
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Adobe
2 2 (6.90%) Google