The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solutions Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Designer
Rank - 105 89
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £55,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.72%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
- -18.36%
Solutions Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1062 1138 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.16% 95.23% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 912 1018 943
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Designer in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Designer across the Bedfordshire region.

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Solutions Designer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Solutions Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Designer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Endeca
1 1 (100.00%) hybris
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Solutions Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) Endeca
1 1 (100.00%) hybris