The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Designer
Rank 196 231 219
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 21 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.050% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.054% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 4
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £59,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -11.76%
Lead Designer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4847 5522 5113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.92% 92.79% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3817 3848 3998
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lead Designer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Lead Designer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Lead Designer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Lead 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 Lead Designer in their job title.

1 30 (96.77%) User Experience
2 26 (83.87%) Degree
2 26 (83.87%) Ergonomics
2 26 (83.87%) Human Factors
3 12 (38.71%) Photoshop
3 12 (38.71%) Fireworks
3 12 (38.71%) Electronics
3 12 (38.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (35.48%) UX Design
5 8 (25.81%) Industrial Design
5 8 (25.81%) Project Management
5 8 (25.81%) New Media
6 3 (9.68%) Marketing
6 3 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.23%) .NET
7 1 (3.23%) QA
7 1 (3.23%) Workflow
7 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.23%) SDLC

Lead Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Lead 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 Lead Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Photoshop
1 12 (38.71%) Fireworks
1 12 (38.71%) Adobe Illustrator
General
1 12 (38.71%) Electronics
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (96.77%) User Experience
2 26 (83.87%) Ergonomics
2 26 (83.87%) Human Factors
3 8 (25.81%) New Media
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) UX Design
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
2 8 (25.81%) Industrial Design
3 3 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.23%) Workflow
4 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
4 1 (3.23%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 26 (83.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA