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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Designer
Rank 205 208 193
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 13 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.061% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.063% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 6
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £36,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £49,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% -7.60%
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
5105 4728 4731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 95.42% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4346 3959 3946
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Coventry - 6 £47,500 - 1
Birmingham -6 3 £34,000 -20.00%
Solihull -1 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Warwickshire -8 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Senior Designer
England

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 15 (55.56%) User Experience
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) .NET
3 11 (40.74%) Oracle
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
4 10 (37.04%) JBoss
4 10 (37.04%) HTML
4 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
4 10 (37.04%) Adobe
5 9 (33.33%) Windows
5 9 (33.33%) Web Design
5 9 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (25.93%) Retail
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) Middleware
8 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
8 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (18.52%) HTML5
8 5 (18.52%) Marketing
8 5 (18.52%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) Social Media
9 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
10 3 (11.11%) SEO
10 3 (11.11%) Legal
10 3 (11.11%) CMS
10 3 (11.11%) Information Security
10 3 (11.11%) Content Management
10 3 (11.11%) Freedom of Information

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (37.04%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) BGP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Marketing
3 3 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) CSS
3 6 (22.22%) Middleware
4 5 (18.52%) HTML5
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) Flash
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) User Experience
2 4 (14.81%) Social Media
3 3 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Web Design
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) SEO
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security
3 3 (11.11%) Content Management
3 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (7.41%) People Management
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.70%) Game Development
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
5 1 (3.70%) Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 10 (37.04%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
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