Period
to 23 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Designer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Designer
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 72 90
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 10 39 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.15% 2.90% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 3.03% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 33 13
Coventry median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +60.00% -24.34%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £57,000 £51,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 815 1,286 1,134
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.11% 95.54% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 661 1,036 947
Coventry median annual salary £44,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.12% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £26,125 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -1.23%

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings that featured Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Coventry

Designer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Designer in Coventry

Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 6 (60.00%) Wireframes
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Adobe
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) CMS
4 4 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (40.00%) Creative Thinking
4 4 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (30.00%) Time Management
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) Web Usability
5 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (30.00%) SEO
5 3 (30.00%) Advertising
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Graphic Design
7 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) CMS
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Marvel
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (10.00%) InVision
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Advertising
3 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) Framer.js
3 1 (10.00%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Wireframes
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (40.00%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) SEO
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) Web Usability
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
6 1 (10.00%) Industrial Design
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
6 1 (10.00%) Product Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Typography
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (30.00%) IBM