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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 45 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.40% 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.43% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £33,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,232 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.40% -7.14%
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
243 230 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.38% 97.87% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 225 215 178
Average salary £31,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.69% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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
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 23 October 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
(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 - 1 £33,000 -
Designer
West Midlands

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 9 (100.00%) Adobe
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Web Design
2 8 (88.89%) Marketing
3 5 (55.56%) Direct Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Social Media
4 3 (33.33%) SEO
5 2 (22.22%) Flash
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (11.11%) Drupal
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
6 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Games
6 1 (11.11%) Macromedia
6 1 (11.11%) Fireworks
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) C++

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Fireworks
General
1 8 (88.89%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Flash
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Web Design
2 5 (55.56%) Direct Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) SEO
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Macromedia