The table below looks at the statistics for the Web 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 Web Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Designer
Rank 217 199 171
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 12 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.32% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.33% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 16
Average salary £34,250 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,999 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
Web 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
5468 4892 4144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.05% 96.68% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 4250 3413
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Web Designer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Web Designer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Web Designer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Designer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Web Designer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Web 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 Web Designer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Walsall - 6 £37,500 - 1
Coventry - 2 £30,000 -
Solihull +7 1 £33,000 +65.00%
Birmingham -3 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Wednesbury - 1 £25,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £22,000 -
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Web 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 Web Designer in their job title.

1 18 (81.82%) Photoshop
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
3 15 (68.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (63.64%) User Experience
5 12 (54.55%) CMS
6 10 (45.45%) Flash
6 10 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (40.91%) CSS
7 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (36.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (36.36%) Sitecore
9 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 7 (31.82%) Adobe
10 5 (22.73%) Web Design
10 5 (22.73%) HTML5
10 5 (22.73%) CSS3
11 4 (18.18%) jQuery
11 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
11 4 (18.18%) PHP
12 3 (13.64%) SEO
12 3 (13.64%) WordPress
12 3 (13.64%) Social Media
13 2 (9.09%) Magento
13 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
13 2 (9.09%) Typography
13 2 (9.09%) SQL
13 2 (9.09%) Joomla!
13 2 (9.09%) InDesign
14 1 (4.55%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Web 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 Web Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (54.55%) CMS
2 8 (36.36%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (13.64%) WordPress
4 2 (9.09%) Joomla!
Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Photoshop
2 15 (68.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (9.09%) InDesign
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (4.55%) Fireworks
4 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
1 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) Flash
3 9 (40.91%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) CSS3
4 5 (22.73%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) jQuery
6 1 (4.55%) Sass
6 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Social Media
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Copywriting
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (22.73%) Web Design
4 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 3 (13.64%) SEO
6 2 (9.09%) Typography
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Content Management
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) People Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Sitecore
2 7 (31.82%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
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