The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 45 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.56% 1.16% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.18% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £25,500 £19,000 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.21% -6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £19,000 £16,450
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £24,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Designer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 254 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.05% 98.07% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 234 215 192
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Designer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Designer Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Designer
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Worcester - 2 £30,000 -
Redditch -5 1 £21,000 +10.52%
Designer
West Midlands

Designer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region that cited 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 Designer in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) Photoshop
2 10 (76.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (69.23%) Adobe
3 9 (69.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (61.54%) User Experience
4 8 (61.54%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) W3C
6 4 (30.77%) Automotive
6 4 (30.77%) WCAG
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) InDesign
7 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
7 2 (15.38%) Animation
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (7.69%) WordPress
8 1 (7.69%) Web Design
8 1 (7.69%) Marketing

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region that cited 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Photoshop
1 10 (76.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (69.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (15.38%) InDesign
General
1 4 (30.77%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) User Experience
2 4 (30.77%) W3C
3 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
3 2 (15.38%) Animation
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Adobe