The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 17 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.67% - 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £39,250 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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 Walsall 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
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 84 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 96.33% 95.45% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 102 77 45
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Designer
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Designer Salary Trend in Walsall

Designer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis