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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Designer
Rank 196 178 185
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 12 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.41% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 19
Average salary £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.84%
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
4997 4382 4721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.09% 95.20% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4283 3622 4000
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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
Warwickshire -1 7 £25,000 +11.11%
Birmingham -10 1 £55,000 +13.40% 1
Solihull - 1 £55,000 -
Walsall - 1 £25,000 -
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 19 (82.61%) Adobe
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) Web Design
4 7 (30.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (26.09%) CMS
5 6 (26.09%) Social Media
6 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
6 5 (21.74%) Retail
6 5 (21.74%) WordPress
6 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 4 (17.39%) PHP
7 4 (17.39%) SEO
7 4 (17.39%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (17.39%) Content Management
7 4 (17.39%) User Experience
8 3 (13.04%) Legal
8 3 (13.04%) Information Security
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (13.04%) jQuery
8 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
8 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (8.70%) InDesign
9 2 (8.70%) Marketing
9 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
9 2 (8.70%) CSS3
9 2 (8.70%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 6 (26.09%) CMS
2 5 (21.74%) WordPress
3 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
3 4 (17.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (8.70%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (21.74%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Legal
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 5 (21.74%) HTML5
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
6 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Social Media
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
3 3 (13.04%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.35%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Web Design
2 4 (17.39%) SEO
2 4 (17.39%) Content Management
3 3 (13.04%) Information Security
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (8.70%) People Management
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Business Development
5 1 (4.35%) Creative Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) PHP
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Adobe
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago