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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Designer
Rank 206 188 171
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 12 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.49% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 19
Average salary £25,750 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.29% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £19,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £28,300 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
5282 5120 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.80% 95.42% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4394 4242 4382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Staffordshire +6 5 £24,000 +5.49% 1
Solihull - 3 £50,000 - 2
Birmingham +11 2 £33,250 +58.33%
Worcestershire -5 1 £20,000 +5.26%
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (64.00%) Web Design
2 15 (60.00%) Adobe
2 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) Photoshop
3 14 (56.00%) CSS
4 13 (52.00%) Social Media
4 13 (52.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (48.00%) Retail
6 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (44.00%) User Experience
7 9 (36.00%) Marketing
8 8 (32.00%) HTML5
8 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
9 7 (28.00%) jQuery
9 7 (28.00%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (24.00%) CMS
10 6 (24.00%) WordPress
11 5 (20.00%) SEO
12 4 (16.00%) Flash
12 4 (16.00%) Content Management
12 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (12.00%) CSS3
13 3 (12.00%) Degree
13 3 (12.00%) Freedom of Information
13 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (12.00%) Information Security
13 3 (12.00%) Legal
13 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
13 3 (12.00%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (12.00%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (24.00%) CMS
1 6 (24.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 13 (52.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (28.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (8.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (48.00%) Retail
2 9 (36.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.00%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 14 (56.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) HTML5
4 7 (28.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) Flash
6 3 (12.00%) CSS3
7 1 (4.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Social Media
2 11 (44.00%) User Experience
3 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.00%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (8.00%) Graphic Design
5 2 (8.00%) Blog
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (4.00%) Photography
6 1 (4.00%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Web Design
2 5 (20.00%) SEO
3 4 (16.00%) Content Management
3 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) B2C
5 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Email Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) People Management
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Content Management
5 2 (8.00%) Online Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) UX Design
6 1 (4.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Google
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Consult Solutions
Salary: £125 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £48000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Warwick
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Stafford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago