The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 27 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 15 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.76% 1.36% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.04% 1.37% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 3
Average salary £25,000 £23,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -40.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Job Titles Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
213 219 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 95.95% 99.10% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 196 197 260
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Designer
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram 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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Worcester +13 6 £25,000 +8.69%
Kidderminster - 2 £30,000 -
Redditch - 1 £19,000 -
Stourport-on-Severn - 1 £27,500 -
Designer
West Midlands

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 17 (89.47%) HTML
1 17 (89.47%) CSS
2 14 (73.68%) Marketing
3 12 (63.16%) Web Design
4 11 (57.89%) SEO
4 11 (57.89%) Adobe
5 10 (52.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (47.37%) Social Media
7 8 (42.11%) Digital Media
8 7 (36.84%) Photoshop
9 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.79%) Fireworks
10 3 (15.79%) jQuery
10 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (15.79%) CSS3
10 3 (15.79%) HTML5
11 2 (10.53%) .NET
11 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
11 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
11 2 (10.53%) Workflow
11 2 (10.53%) CMS
12 1 (5.26%) Games
12 1 (5.26%) Content Management
12 1 (5.26%) C#
12 1 (5.26%) C++
12 1 (5.26%) PHP
12 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
12 1 (5.26%) Macromedia
12 1 (5.26%) XML

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (36.84%) Photoshop
3 5 (26.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (15.79%) Fireworks
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (73.68%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
1 17 (89.47%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) jQuery
2 3 (15.79%) HTML5
2 3 (15.79%) CSS3
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Social Media
2 8 (42.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Web Design
2 11 (57.89%) SEO
3 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
2 1 (5.26%) ActionScript
2 1 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) C++
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Macromedia
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