Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Designer was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Designer
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 36 63
Rank change year-on-year -26 +27 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 1 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 0.20% 5.05% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 5.17% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 34 9
Worcestershire median annual salary £22,000 £27,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +30.95% +10.53%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £20,200
90th Percentile £23,000 £40,000 £34,000
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies in Worcestershire with a recognized job title 499 464 501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.84% 97.68% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 447 445 455
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £22,400 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £52,500 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Designer in Worcestershire

Designer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Designer in Worcestershire

Designer
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Redditch -3 1 £22,000 -37.14%
Designer
West Midlands

Designer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Worcestershire region featuring Designer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Thinking

Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe