The median annual salary for a Web Designer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Designer
UK
Rank 703 757 627
Rank change year-on-year +54 -130  
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Designer 146 189 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 135 156 287
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.36% -8.33%  

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 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Web Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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 23 March 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 23 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
England +30 126 £32,500 +8.33% 24
South East +69 37 £30,000 -6.25% 4
London +28 32 £50,000 +17.64% 5
West Midlands +36 14 £35,000 +33.33% 4
East of England +29 14 £32,500 +13.04% 2
North West -13 14 £35,000 +37.25% 6
Berkshire +40 11 £28,000 -6.66% 1
Hampshire +25 10 £30,000 -7.69%
Essex - 10 £40,000 -
Colchester - 10 £40,000 -
Kent +23 9 £32,000 -
Bracknell - 9 £28,000 - 1
Chatham - 9 £32,000 -
Manchester -23 8 £35,000 +33.33% 5
South West +20 7 £32,500 +18.18%
Gloucestershire - 7 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +24 6 £19,000 -33.33% 1
Farnborough +6 6 £30,000 -
Surrey +40 5 £17,500 -53.33% 1
Worcestershire -6 5 £35,000 +66.66%
Scotland - 5 £30,000 - 1
Wales - 4 £22,500 -
South Wales - 4 £22,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire +32 3 £19,000 -30.90% 1
Newport - 3 £25,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £27,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £19,000 -
Farnham - 3 £17,500 -
Warwick - 3 £19,000 -

Web Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 featuring Web Designer in the job title.

1 242 (76.10%) HTML
2 236 (74.21%) CSS
3 195 (61.32%) Photoshop
4 184 (57.86%) User Experience
5 176 (55.35%) JavaScript
6 149 (46.86%) Adobe
7 116 (36.48%) Adobe Illustrator
8 100 (31.45%) Web Design
9 98 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
10 95 (29.87%) jQuery
11 72 (22.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 70 (22.01%) HTML5
13 68 (21.38%) Web Development
14 63 (19.81%) E-Commerce
15 62 (19.50%) CSS3
16 57 (17.92%) Marketing
16 57 (17.92%) Wireframes
17 47 (14.78%) Responsive Web Design
18 46 (14.47%) Typography
19 44 (13.84%) Degree
20 40 (12.58%) Graphic Design
21 38 (11.95%) Scrum
21 38 (11.95%) SEO
21 38 (11.95%) Front End Development
22 37 (11.64%) Android
22 37 (11.64%) InDesign
22 37 (11.64%) InVision
23 34 (10.69%) Retail
23 34 (10.69%) Prototyping
24 33 (10.38%) PHP

Web Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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 30 (9.43%) WordPress
2 28 (8.81%) CMS
3 4 (1.26%) Alfresco
4 3 (0.94%) Marvel
5 2 (0.63%) concrete5
5 2 (0.63%) Drupal
5 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.31%) Kentico
Applications
1 195 (61.32%) Photoshop
2 116 (36.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 72 (22.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 37 (11.64%) InDesign
4 37 (11.64%) InVision
5 8 (2.52%) Fireworks
5 8 (2.52%) UXPin
6 6 (1.89%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (1.57%) Acrobat
7 5 (1.57%) MS Visio
8 4 (1.26%) MS Office
9 2 (0.63%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.63%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.63%) Inkscape
9 2 (0.63%) MS Excel
9 2 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Magento
1 3 (0.94%) Shopify
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (0.94%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.63%) MailChimp
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.89%) Internet
2 3 (0.94%) Intranet
3 2 (0.63%) DNS
3 2 (0.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.46%) MySQL
2 5 (1.57%) QlikView
3 2 (0.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (6.60%) Axure RP
2 16 (5.03%) Dreamweaver
3 14 (4.40%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 11 (3.46%) gulp
6 2 (0.63%) Bower
6 2 (0.63%) Grunt
6 2 (0.63%) Sublime Text
7 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.31%) JIRA
7 1 (0.31%) jspm
7 1 (0.31%) Subversion
7 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (17.92%) Marketing
2 34 (10.69%) Retail
3 15 (4.72%) Games
4 11 (3.46%) Finance
5 10 (3.14%) Advertising
6 8 (2.52%) Legal
6 8 (2.52%) Publishing
7 7 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.57%) Automotive
9 4 (1.26%) Electronics
10 3 (0.94%) Banking
11 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.31%) Front Office
12 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (76.10%) HTML
2 236 (74.21%) CSS
3 95 (29.87%) jQuery
4 70 (22.01%) HTML5
5 62 (19.50%) CSS3
6 20 (6.29%) Sass
7 13 (4.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (3.77%) AngularJS
9 11 (3.46%) JSON
10 9 (2.83%) LESS
10 9 (2.83%) Middleware
11 8 (2.52%) LAMP
12 7 (2.20%) Flash
12 7 (2.20%) XML
13 6 (1.89%) XHTML
14 5 (1.57%) SVG
15 4 (1.26%) KnockoutJS
16 3 (0.94%) Ajax
16 3 (0.94%) D3.js
17 2 (0.63%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 184 (57.86%) User Experience
2 40 (12.58%) Graphic Design
3 29 (9.12%) Mobile App
4 17 (5.35%) Social Media
5 12 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.20%) Animation
7 6 (1.89%) iPad
8 5 (1.57%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.57%) iPhone
9 4 (1.26%) W3C
10 3 (0.94%) Blog
10 3 (0.94%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.94%) Fintech
10 3 (0.94%) Video Editing
11 2 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.63%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.63%) Photography
11 2 (0.63%) Vector Graphics
12 1 (0.31%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.64%) Android
2 32 (10.06%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (31.45%) Web Design
2 98 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (21.38%) Web Development
4 63 (19.81%) E-Commerce
5 57 (17.92%) Wireframes
6 47 (14.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 46 (14.47%) Typography
8 38 (11.95%) Front End Development
8 38 (11.95%) Scrum
8 38 (11.95%) SEO
9 34 (10.69%) Prototyping
10 23 (7.23%) Service Design
11 22 (6.92%) Mobile First
12 16 (5.03%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (4.09%) Information Architecture
14 11 (3.46%) Customer Insight
15 10 (3.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 10 (3.14%) Project Management
16 9 (2.83%) IT Strategy
16 9 (2.83%) UML
Programming Languages
1 176 (55.35%) JavaScript
2 33 (10.38%) PHP
3 18 (5.66%) SQL
4 5 (1.57%) TypeScript
5 4 (1.26%) Ruby
6 2 (0.63%) C#
6 2 (0.63%) Java
7 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.31%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 44 (13.84%) Degree
2 20 (6.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.83%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.20%) WCAG
Vendors
1 149 (46.86%) Adobe
2 9 (2.83%) Oracle
3 5 (1.57%) Tableau
4 4 (1.26%) Google
5 3 (0.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.31%) hybris
6 1 (0.31%) IBM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP
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