The median annual salary for a Designer was - in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Designer
England / Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 20 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.14% 0.88% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 26 109 109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 92.86% 95.61% 90.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 95 61
Median salary £52,500 £48,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +10.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in the Midlands

Designer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Designer in the Midlands

Designer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Midlands region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) UX Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Usability
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 2 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) UX Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Usability
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Google