Period
to 4 December 2021

The median annual salary for a Web Designer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

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

Web Designer
UK
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1026 697 992
Rank change year-on-year -329 +295 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 37 35 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.062% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.066% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 71
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,650 £25,000
25th Percentile £24,000 £33,438 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £30,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -33.33% +38.46% -
75th Percentile £38,750 £50,125 £40,250
90th Percentile £54,000 £59,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £25,000 £45,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -44.44% +45.16% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 116,921 53,399 129,886
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.41% 95.14% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 81,819 44,915 105,389
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Web Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Designer in the UK

Web Designer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Designer.

Salary trend for Web Designer in the UK

Web Designer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Designer over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Web Designer in the UK

Web Designer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Designer within the UK over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -279 36 £30,000 -33.33% 8
UK excluding London -214 23 £25,000 -44.44% 7
Midlands -102 13 £25,000 -44.44% 1
London -239 13 £37,500 -25.74% 3
West Midlands -84 12 £25,000 -44.44%
North of England -129 5 £30,750 -31.67% 2
Yorkshire -78 4 £30,750 -31.67%
South East -130 2 £40,000 +26.98% 1
North West -95 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £60,000 - 1
South West - 1 £30,000 -
Scotland - 1 - - 2
East of England - 1 £32,500 - 1

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, Web 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 featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 22 (59.46%) Adobe
2 20 (54.05%) User Experience
3 18 (48.65%) HTML
4 17 (45.95%) CSS
5 16 (43.24%) Marketing
6 13 (35.14%) Web Design
7 12 (32.43%) Sketch
7 12 (32.43%) Figma
8 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (29.73%) Photoshop
8 11 (29.73%) CMS
9 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
9 10 (27.03%) Social Media
10 9 (24.32%) TypeScript
10 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
11 8 (21.62%) Logistics
11 8 (21.62%) TDD
11 8 (21.62%) Web Development
11 8 (21.62%) Java
11 8 (21.62%) BDD
11 8 (21.62%) Next.js
11 8 (21.62%) JWT
12 7 (18.92%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (18.92%) B2B
13 6 (16.22%) SEO
13 6 (16.22%) Adobe Illustrator
13 6 (16.22%) Analytics
13 6 (16.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
15 4 (10.81%) Content Management

Web Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (29.73%) CMS
2 4 (10.81%) WordPress
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Figma
1 12 (32.43%) Sketch
2 11 (29.73%) Photoshop
3 6 (16.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (16.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (8.11%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (8.11%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (8.11%) InDesign
4 3 (8.11%) InVision
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Miro
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.70%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (43.24%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
2 4 (10.81%) Publishing
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Organisational Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) HTML
2 17 (45.95%) CSS
3 8 (21.62%) JWT
3 8 (21.62%) Next.js
4 4 (10.81%) CSS3
5 3 (8.11%) HTML5
5 3 (8.11%) jQuery
5 3 (8.11%) XHTML
6 2 (5.41%) React
7 1 (2.70%) D3.js
7 1 (2.70%) Django
7 1 (2.70%) Flask
7 1 (2.70%) JSON
7 1 (2.70%) RESTful
7 1 (2.70%) Sass
7 1 (2.70%) Shiny
7 1 (2.70%) SVG
7 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) User Experience
2 10 (27.03%) Social Media
3 7 (18.92%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (10.81%) Animation
4 4 (10.81%) Blog
5 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (5.41%) Graphic Design
6 2 (5.41%) Video on Demand
7 1 (2.70%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.70%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (2.70%) Photography
7 1 (2.70%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Android
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Web Design
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
4 8 (21.62%) BDD
4 8 (21.62%) Logistics
4 8 (21.62%) TDD
4 8 (21.62%) Web Development
5 7 (18.92%) B2B
6 6 (16.22%) Analytics
6 6 (16.22%) SEO
7 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
8 4 (10.81%) Content Management
8 4 (10.81%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (10.81%) Service Design
9 3 (8.11%) Content Marketing
9 3 (8.11%) Front End Development
9 3 (8.11%) Global Marketing
9 3 (8.11%) Infographics
9 3 (8.11%) Presales
9 3 (8.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 9 (24.32%) TypeScript
3 8 (21.62%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Accessibility
2 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Adobe
2 1 (2.70%) Google