The first table below looks at the demand for Web Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Design over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 165 154 151
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Web Design 32 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.65% 0.96% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.25% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 37
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £20,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Web Design
England

Web Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Design across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Design Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Web Design
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Web Design Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Web Design
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Design across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Web Design Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Web Design
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 Web Design within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire +6 13 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Staffordshire -4 7 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Birmingham +4 5 £30,000 +18.81% 4
Warwickshire +3 4 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Solihull - 2 £30,000 -
Walsall 0 1 £30,000 +39.53%
Web Design
England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web Design also 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 that cited Web Design.

1 65 (91.55%) HTML
2 61 (85.92%) CSS
3 52 (73.24%) JavaScript
4 37 (52.11%) PHP
5 34 (47.89%) jQuery
6 33 (46.48%) MySQL
7 29 (40.85%) HTML5
8 26 (36.62%) MVC
9 23 (32.39%) Marketing
10 20 (28.17%) .NET
10 20 (28.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 19 (26.76%) E-Commerce
12 18 (25.35%) Adobe
12 18 (25.35%) OO
12 18 (25.35%) Mobile App
13 17 (23.94%) Social Media
13 17 (23.94%) CSS3
13 17 (23.94%) Photoshop
13 17 (23.94%) CMS
14 16 (22.54%) SEO
14 16 (22.54%) Linux
14 16 (22.54%) OOP
15 15 (21.13%) Ajax
16 14 (19.72%) WordPress
17 13 (18.31%) Web Development
17 13 (18.31%) Mobile Application Development
18 12 (16.90%) Content Management
18 12 (16.90%) XHTML
19 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
19 11 (15.49%) Drupal

Web Design
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web Design also 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 that cited Web Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (23.94%) CMS
2 14 (19.72%) WordPress
3 11 (15.49%) Drupal
4 4 (5.63%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.41%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (23.94%) Photoshop
2 10 (14.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (9.86%) Fireworks
3 7 (9.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) InDesign
4 1 (1.41%) MS Office
4 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Magento
2 2 (2.82%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.41%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.41%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) DNS
2 2 (2.82%) SSH
2 2 (2.82%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (46.48%) MySQL
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
1 8 (11.27%) Subversion
2 4 (5.63%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (32.39%) Marketing
2 5 (7.04%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (71.83%) Developer
2 24 (33.80%) PHP Developer
3 23 (32.39%) Web Developer
4 20 (28.17%) Designer
5 14 (19.72%) Web Designer
6 11 (15.49%) Graphic Designer
7 8 (11.27%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
8 7 (9.86%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Programmer
9 5 (7.04%) Applications Support
9 5 (7.04%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (5.63%) .NET Programmer
10 4 (5.63%) Junior Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Junior
10 4 (5.63%) Graduate
11 3 (4.23%) Graduate Web Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Mobile Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Graduate Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (91.55%) HTML
2 61 (85.92%) CSS
3 34 (47.89%) jQuery
4 29 (40.85%) HTML5
5 20 (28.17%) .NET
6 17 (23.94%) CSS3
7 15 (21.13%) Ajax
8 12 (16.90%) XHTML
9 10 (14.08%) Web Services
10 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET
11 7 (9.86%) XML
12 6 (8.45%) Flash
13 5 (7.04%) ADO.NET
14 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
14 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 2 (2.82%) Laravel
15 2 (2.82%) CodeIgniter
16 1 (1.41%) LAMP
16 1 (1.41%) CakePHP
16 1 (1.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Mobile App
2 17 (23.94%) Social Media
3 11 (15.49%) Open Source
4 8 (11.27%) Digital Media
5 5 (7.04%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) Android
2 11 (15.49%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) MVC
2 20 (28.17%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (26.76%) E-Commerce
4 18 (25.35%) OO
5 16 (22.54%) SEO
5 16 (22.54%) OOP
6 13 (18.31%) Web Development
6 13 (18.31%) Mobile Application Development
7 12 (16.90%) Content Management
8 11 (15.49%) Android Development
8 11 (15.49%) iOS Development
9 8 (11.27%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.45%) Project Management
10 6 (8.45%) Web Application Development
11 5 (7.04%) Email Marketing
11 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.63%) CRM
13 3 (4.23%) Digital Marketing
13 3 (4.23%) Social Media Marketing
13 3 (4.23%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 52 (73.24%) JavaScript
2 37 (52.11%) PHP
3 9 (12.68%) SQL
4 8 (11.27%) C#
5 7 (9.86%) PHP5
6 5 (7.04%) ActionScript 3.0
6 5 (7.04%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.41%) C++
7 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.41%) Python
7 1 (1.41%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Plesk
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Adobe
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.68%) Zend
4 5 (7.04%) Macromedia
5 2 (2.82%) Google
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix
6 1 (1.41%) Apple
6 1 (1.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Siebel
6 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.41%) Twitter
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