The median annual salary for a Designer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Worcester during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Designer
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 32 27 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 3.90% 0.63% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £43,750 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,725 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.59% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester. 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
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 153 155 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 99.35% 96.88% 98.94%
Number of salaries quoted 151 148 88
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Worcester

Designer
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Designer in Worcester

Designer Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Worcester region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Wireframes
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) User Stories
4 3 (37.50%) Prototyping
5 2 (25.00%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP
6 1 (12.50%) Adobe
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
6 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
6 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite

Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
1 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Wireframes
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Prototyping
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe