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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank - 30 43
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 2.52% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.61% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £19,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
220 153 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.21% 96.23% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 201 132 217
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (50.00%) MCPD
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCPD
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe