The median annual salary for a Web Designer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 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
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 771 760 700
Rank change year-on-year -11 -60  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 103 187 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 91 162 222
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,200 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Web Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Designer in the UK

Web Designer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Web Designer in the UK

Web Designer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Designer over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Designer in the UK

Web Designer
Top 30 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 3 months to 22 June 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
England -39 92 £32,500 +1.56% 15
South East +14 24 £28,000 -12.50% 3
South West +12 14 £40,750 +25.38% 1
East of England -4 14 £27,500 -11.29% 1
London -7 14 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Midlands +1 13 £36,250 +31.81% 3
Berkshire +35 10 £28,000 -20.00%
Wiltshire +11 9 £40,750 -4.11%
Swindon +7 9 £40,750 -4.11%
Bracknell +29 7 £28,000 +19.14%
Birmingham +18 6 £35,000 +52.17% 2
Yorkshire +1 6 £25,000 -13.79% 1
Surrey +42 5 £25,000 -37.50%
Hertfordshire 0 5 £25,000 -33.33%
Cambridgeshire -18 5 £28,750 -4.16% 1
Halesowen - 5 £37,500 - 1
Scotland +16 4 £37,500 +50.00% 2
North West -42 4 £31,250 -10.71% 3
St Albans - 4 £25,000 -
York - 4 £25,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £25,000 - 1
East Midlands +26 3 £28,500 +32.55% 1
Kent +4 3 £30,250 -13.57% 1
Norfolk - 3 £26,250 -
Lancashire - 3 £27,500 - 2
Norwich - 3 £26,250 -
Oxfordshire +14 2 £35,000 +4.47% 1
West Yorkshire +9 2 £29,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +5 2 £28,000 -30.00%
Warwickshire +5 2 £21,000 -23.63%

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 187 (73.91%) HTML
2 182 (71.94%) CSS
3 158 (62.45%) User Experience
4 140 (55.34%) Photoshop
5 133 (52.57%) JavaScript
6 119 (47.04%) Adobe
7 85 (33.60%) Web Design
8 83 (32.81%) jQuery
9 76 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
10 74 (29.25%) Adobe Illustrator
11 67 (26.48%) Web Development
12 65 (25.69%) Marketing
13 63 (24.90%) HTML5
14 60 (23.72%) CSS3
15 58 (22.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 51 (20.16%) Wireframes
17 41 (16.21%) E-Commerce
18 37 (14.62%) Responsive Web Design
19 32 (12.65%) Scrum
20 29 (11.46%) InDesign
21 28 (11.07%) Graphic Design
22 26 (10.28%) Degree
22 26 (10.28%) Front End Development
23 25 (9.88%) WordPress
23 25 (9.88%) CMS
24 24 (9.49%) SEO
24 24 (9.49%) Typography
24 24 (9.49%) Prototyping
25 23 (9.09%) InVision
25 23 (9.09%) Mobile App

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 25 (9.88%) CMS
1 25 (9.88%) WordPress
2 4 (1.58%) Marvel
3 3 (1.19%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.40%) Drupal
4 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.40%) Kentico
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 140 (55.34%) Photoshop
2 74 (29.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 58 (22.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 29 (11.46%) InDesign
5 23 (9.09%) InVision
6 12 (4.74%) Adobe After Effects
7 11 (4.35%) Adobe Premiere
8 10 (3.95%) UXPin
9 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (1.98%) Acrobat
11 3 (1.19%) Fireworks
11 3 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 2 (0.79%) Inkscape
12 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.79%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.40%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (3.56%) Shopify
2 3 (1.19%) Magento
3 2 (0.79%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) GitHub
3 1 (0.40%) Office 365
3 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.58%) Internet
1 4 (1.58%) Intranet
2 2 (0.79%) FTP
3 1 (0.40%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.56%) MySQL
2 5 (1.98%) QlikView
3 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (5.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 10 (3.95%) gulp
3 9 (3.56%) Axure RP
4 8 (3.16%) JIRA
5 6 (2.37%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.79%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.79%) Subversion
7 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
General
1 65 (25.69%) Marketing
2 20 (7.91%) Games
3 13 (5.14%) Retail
4 11 (4.35%) Advertising
4 11 (4.35%) Finance
5 8 (3.16%) Legal
5 8 (3.16%) Publishing
6 6 (2.37%) Electronics
7 4 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
8 1 (0.40%) Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Front Office
8 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (73.91%) HTML
2 182 (71.94%) CSS
3 83 (32.81%) jQuery
4 63 (24.90%) HTML5
5 60 (23.72%) CSS3
6 23 (9.09%) Sass
7 17 (6.72%) JSON
8 16 (6.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (3.56%) AngularJS
9 9 (3.56%) Middleware
10 8 (3.16%) LESS
10 8 (3.16%) SVG
11 6 (2.37%) Ajax
11 6 (2.37%) XHTML
12 5 (1.98%) XML
13 4 (1.58%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (1.58%) YUI
14 3 (1.19%) .NET
14 3 (1.19%) D3.js
14 3 (1.19%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 158 (62.45%) User Experience
2 28 (11.07%) Graphic Design
3 23 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 17 (6.72%) Animation
5 14 (5.53%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (4.74%) Digital Media
7 11 (4.35%) BBC
7 11 (4.35%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.35%) Social Media
8 6 (2.37%) W3C
9 5 (1.98%) Fintech
10 4 (1.58%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.58%) iPad
11 2 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.79%) Vector Graphics
12 1 (0.40%) Blog
12 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.40%) Semantic Web
12 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.70%) Android
2 19 (7.51%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.19%) Mac OS
3 3 (1.19%) Windows
4 2 (0.79%) Linux
4 2 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (33.60%) Web Design
2 76 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (26.48%) Web Development
4 51 (20.16%) Wireframes
5 41 (16.21%) E-Commerce
6 37 (14.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 32 (12.65%) Scrum
8 26 (10.28%) Front End Development
9 24 (9.49%) Prototyping
9 24 (9.49%) SEO
9 24 (9.49%) Typography
10 16 (6.32%) Time Management
11 15 (5.93%) Kanban
11 15 (5.93%) Mobile First
11 15 (5.93%) Service Design
12 13 (5.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 11 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (3.95%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 10 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
15 9 (3.56%) A/B Testing
Programming Languages
1 133 (52.57%) JavaScript
2 17 (6.72%) PHP
3 12 (4.74%) SQL
4 5 (1.98%) TypeScript
5 4 (1.58%) C#
5 4 (1.58%) Ruby
6 2 (0.79%) Java
7 1 (0.40%) COBOL
7 1 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (10.28%) Degree
2 12 (4.74%) HND
3 4 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.56%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.98%) WCAG
3 1 (0.40%) WAI
Vendors
1 119 (47.04%) Adobe
2 9 (3.56%) Oracle
3 6 (2.37%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.98%) Tableau
5 3 (1.19%) Apple
5 3 (1.19%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.19%) Google
6 2 (0.79%) Perforce
7 1 (0.40%) hybris
7 1 (0.40%) IBM
7 1 (0.40%) SAP
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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