The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Designer
Rank 217 207 201
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 11 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.11% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.12% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 4
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £50,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.87% +6.66%
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
5383 5107 5281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.13% 94.89% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4437 4274 4435
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 4 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
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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
Solihull - 5 £50,000 - 1
Coventry - 2 £57,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title.

1 14 (58.33%) Retail
1 14 (58.33%) User Experience
2 12 (50.00%) Adobe
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Photoshop
3 9 (37.50%) Web Design
3 9 (37.50%) Social Media
3 9 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (29.17%) Cisco
6 6 (25.00%) JBoss
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) HTML
6 6 (25.00%) Java
6 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (25.00%) .NET
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle
6 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
7 5 (20.83%) HTML5
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
8 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.67%) CMS
8 4 (16.67%) Content Management
8 4 (16.67%) Middleware
9 3 (12.50%) SEO
9 3 (12.50%) Legal
9 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (12.50%) Freedom of Information

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Photoshop
1 9 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) InDesign
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (4.17%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (4.17%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) BGP
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (58.33%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
1 6 (25.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) jQuery
2 5 (20.83%) HTML5
3 4 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (8.33%) Flash
4 2 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) User Experience
2 9 (37.50%) Social Media
3 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Web Design
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Content Management
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
3 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.50%) SEO
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) B2C
5 1 (4.17%) People Management
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Content Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Competitor Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Quantitative Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Use Case
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Java
1 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Adobe
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
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