The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Solutions Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank 222 219 229
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 22 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.10% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.11% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 1
Median salary £65,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,000 £50,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+24.00% +4.71%
Solutions 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
5861 5571 5199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.22% 96.89% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4601 4626 4410
Median salary £38,750 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
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% -

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Solutions Designer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Designer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Solutions Designer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Solutions 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 Solutions Designer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Staffordshire - 10 £67,500 -
Birmingham 0 7 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
Solutions Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) Java
4 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
5 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
5 8 (27.59%) QA
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (24.14%) OO
6 7 (24.14%) MVC
7 6 (20.69%) TDD
7 6 (20.69%) Legal
7 6 (20.69%) VLDB
7 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
8 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
8 5 (17.24%) Algorithms
8 5 (17.24%) Go
8 5 (17.24%) Low Latency
8 5 (17.24%) Functional Programming
8 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
8 5 (17.24%) Open Source
8 5 (17.24%) Clojure
8 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
8 5 (17.24%) Scala
8 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.24%) Haskell
8 5 (17.24%) Erlang
8 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
8 5 (17.24%) LAN

Solutions 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 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
1 5 (17.24%) LAN
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
1 5 (17.24%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) VLAN
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) VLDB
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 6 (20.69%) Legal
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
3 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (13.79%) HTML
4 4 (13.79%) Middleware
5 3 (10.34%) CSS
5 3 (10.34%) HTML5
5 3 (10.34%) WPF
6 2 (6.90%) WinForms
7 1 (3.45%) CSS3
7 1 (3.45%) WCF
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Algorithms
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) CMDB
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) MVC
1 7 (24.14%) OO
2 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
2 6 (20.69%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) CRM
3 5 (17.24%) Functional Programming
3 5 (17.24%) Low Latency
3 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
3 5 (17.24%) Open Source
3 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Data Management
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.34%) OOP
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) Java
3 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 5 (17.24%) Clojure
5 5 (17.24%) Erlang
5 5 (17.24%) Go
5 5 (17.24%) Haskell
5 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
5 5 (17.24%) Scala
5 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CCIE
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (13.79%) CISSP
1 4 (13.79%) MCSE
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Aruba
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) OpenText
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