The median annual salary for a Web Designer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Web Designer
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 248 220
Rank change year-on-year +26 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 7 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.17% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.18% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 24
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £27,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +15.31% -7.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4888 5679 5932
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.80% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 4697 4972
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Web Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Designer in the South West

Web Designer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Web Designer in the South West

Web Designer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 7 £32,500 -
Web Designer
England

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 South West region featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) CSS
1 20 (90.91%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) jQuery
3 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 11 (50.00%) Web Design
4 11 (50.00%) Marketing
5 10 (45.45%) Photoshop
6 9 (40.91%) Graphic Design
6 9 (40.91%) User Experience
7 7 (31.82%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 5 (22.73%) PHP
8 5 (22.73%) Adobe
8 5 (22.73%) Front End Development
8 5 (22.73%) HTML5
9 4 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (18.18%) Alfresco
10 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.64%) CMS
10 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (4.55%) Typography
12 1 (4.55%) Wireframes
12 1 (4.55%) CSS3
12 1 (4.55%) Sass
12 1 (4.55%) InDesign
12 1 (4.55%) Internet
12 1 (4.55%) SEO
12 1 (4.55%) Web Development
12 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
12 1 (4.55%) WordPress

Web Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (18.18%) Alfresco
2 3 (13.64%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Photoshop
2 4 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (13.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (4.55%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) CSS
1 20 (90.91%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Graphic Design
1 9 (40.91%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Web Design
2 7 (31.82%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 5 (22.73%) Front End Development
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) SEO
5 1 (4.55%) Typography
5 1 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe
Swindon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-46,500 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Torquay, Devon
Webrecruit
Salary: £18,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago