The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 235 210 203
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 9 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.28% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.29% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 3
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £34,500 £36,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Senior 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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6015 5238 4766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.33% 96.93% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 4440 3993
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Senior Designer in the job title.

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Designer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Designer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Designer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Senior Designer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Designer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Birmingham -14 4 £37,500 +10.29%
Staffordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Coventry 0 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Walsall - 1 £31,500 -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Senior 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 19 (79.17%) User Experience
2 13 (54.17%) HTML
3 11 (45.83%) Flash
4 9 (37.50%) Adobe
4 9 (37.50%) CMS
5 8 (33.33%) CSS
6 7 (29.17%) Photoshop
6 7 (29.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Android
8 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
9 4 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (16.67%) Axure RP
9 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (16.67%) Sitecore
9 4 (16.67%) Content Management
9 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (16.67%) Quantitative Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
10 3 (12.50%) InDesign
10 3 (12.50%) Graphic Design
10 3 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) CMS
2 4 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (29.17%) Photoshop
2 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (16.67%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
3 3 (12.50%) InDesign
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) Flash
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) WinForms
5 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 3 (12.50%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Android
1 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Content Management
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (16.67%) Quantitative Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.50%) Iconography
4 3 (12.50%) Typography
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) B2C
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Usability Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Adobe
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.17%) Google