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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Design
Rank 166 149 145
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Web Design 34 52 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 1.02% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.34% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 39
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £38,900 £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
3904 3890 3323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.27% 76.56% 71.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3249 3260 2829
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,050 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 23 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 23 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
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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 14 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Staffordshire -6 7 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Warwickshire +7 5 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Birmingham -4 5 £30,000 +18.81% 2
Solihull - 2 £30,000 -
Walsall -1 1 £30,000 +39.53%
Web Design
England

Web Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 66 (90.41%) HTML
2 62 (84.93%) CSS
3 53 (72.60%) JavaScript
4 38 (52.05%) PHP
5 35 (47.95%) jQuery
6 32 (43.84%) MySQL
7 30 (41.10%) HTML5
8 26 (35.62%) MVC
9 24 (32.88%) Marketing
10 21 (28.77%) .NET
10 21 (28.77%) Responsive Web Design
11 20 (27.40%) E-Commerce
12 19 (26.03%) Adobe
13 18 (24.66%) Photoshop
13 18 (24.66%) Mobile App
13 18 (24.66%) Social Media
13 18 (24.66%) CSS3
14 17 (23.29%) OO
14 17 (23.29%) CMS
14 17 (23.29%) SEO
15 16 (21.92%) OOP
16 15 (20.55%) Linux
17 14 (19.18%) Ajax
17 14 (19.18%) WordPress
18 13 (17.81%) Web Development
18 13 (17.81%) Content Management
18 13 (17.81%) Mobile Application Development
19 12 (16.44%) Drupal
19 12 (16.44%) XHTML
20 11 (15.07%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 (23.29%) CMS
2 14 (19.18%) WordPress
3 12 (16.44%) Drupal
4 4 (5.48%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (24.66%) Photoshop
2 11 (15.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (10.96%) Fireworks
4 7 (9.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.37%) InDesign
5 1 (1.37%) MS Office
5 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Magento
2 2 (2.74%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.37%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.37%) Pivotal CRM
3 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) DNS
2 2 (2.74%) SSL
2 2 (2.74%) SSH
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.84%) MySQL
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Subversion
1 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.85%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (32.88%) Marketing
2 5 (6.85%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (71.23%) Developer
2 24 (32.88%) Web Developer
2 24 (32.88%) PHP Developer
3 21 (28.77%) Designer
4 15 (20.55%) Web Designer
5 11 (15.07%) Graphic Designer
6 8 (10.96%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (9.59%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (9.59%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Programmer
8 5 (6.85%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.85%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (5.48%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (5.48%) Graduate
9 4 (5.48%) Junior
9 4 (5.48%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Systems Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Graduate Web Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (90.41%) HTML
2 62 (84.93%) CSS
3 35 (47.95%) jQuery
4 30 (41.10%) HTML5
5 21 (28.77%) .NET
6 18 (24.66%) CSS3
7 14 (19.18%) Ajax
8 12 (16.44%) XHTML
9 10 (13.70%) Web Services
10 8 (10.96%) XML
10 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
11 7 (9.59%) Flash
12 5 (6.85%) ADO.NET
13 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
13 3 (4.11%) CodeIgniter
13 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (2.74%) Laravel
15 1 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 1 (1.37%) CakePHP
15 1 (1.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Social Media
1 18 (24.66%) Mobile App
2 11 (15.07%) Open Source
3 8 (10.96%) Digital Media
4 6 (8.22%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (1.37%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.55%) Linux
2 11 (15.07%) Android
2 11 (15.07%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.11%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) MVC
2 21 (28.77%) Responsive Web Design
3 20 (27.40%) E-Commerce
4 17 (23.29%) OO
4 17 (23.29%) SEO
5 16 (21.92%) OOP
6 13 (17.81%) Content Management
6 13 (17.81%) Web Development
6 13 (17.81%) Mobile Application Development
7 11 (15.07%) Android Development
7 11 (15.07%) iOS Development
8 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.22%) Web Application Development
9 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.22%) Project Management
10 5 (6.85%) Email Marketing
11 4 (5.48%) CRM
12 3 (4.11%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (4.11%) Analytics
12 3 (4.11%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 53 (72.60%) JavaScript
2 38 (52.05%) PHP
3 10 (13.70%) SQL
3 10 (13.70%) C#
4 7 (9.59%) PHP5
5 6 (8.22%) ActionScript 3.0
5 6 (8.22%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.74%) C++
6 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) PHP4
7 1 (1.37%) Python
7 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Plesk
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) Adobe
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.33%) Zend
4 6 (8.22%) Macromedia
5 2 (2.74%) Google
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) Siebel
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
6 1 (1.37%) Apple
6 1 (1.37%) VMware
6 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.37%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
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