The median annual salary for a Web Designer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Web Designer
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 95 100
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.083% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.087% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1175 1155 1320
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.83% 95.93% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 725 662 828
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Web Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Web Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Designer in Edinburgh

Web Designer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Web Designer in Edinburgh

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Web Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Adaptive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development

Web Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Adaptive Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
1 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Wireframes