The median annual salary for a Designer was - in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 48
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 0 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 6.23% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category - 6.29% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 8
Median salary - £27,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 266 318 291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 98.15% 99.07% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 1392 1123
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,250 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,462 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 8 (88.89%) Wireframes
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) User Experience
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) Adobe
4 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (44.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) User Stories
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) SEO
5 3 (33.33%) LAMP
5 3 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) WordPress
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Use Case
7 1 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
7 1 (11.11%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) Mentoring

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
1 1 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS3
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Wireframes
2 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 3 (33.33%) SEO
3 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Adobe