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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 161 138 123
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 149 219 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.55% 1.85% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.00% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 118 170 233
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,150 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Designer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8947 10964 11174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.95% 92.73% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7741 9223 9898
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Designer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Designer Salary Trend in the City of London

Designer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Designer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Designer in their job title.

1 157 (55.28%) User Experience
2 122 (42.96%) HTML
3 108 (38.03%) CSS
4 90 (31.69%) Photoshop
5 84 (29.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 73 (25.70%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (22.18%) Adobe
8 58 (20.42%) Banking
8 58 (20.42%) Finance
9 48 (16.90%) Degree
10 47 (16.55%) JavaScript
11 42 (14.79%) Web Design
12 41 (14.44%) SWIFT
13 40 (14.08%) SOA
14 37 (13.03%) Data Protection
14 37 (13.03%) Responsive Web Design
15 36 (12.68%) HTML5
15 36 (12.68%) Graphic Design
16 34 (11.97%) Axure RP
17 31 (10.92%) Apple iOS
18 27 (9.51%) CSS3
19 26 (9.15%) InDesign
20 25 (8.80%) jQuery
21 23 (8.10%) Usability Testing
22 21 (7.39%) Mobile App
23 20 (7.04%) Marketing
23 20 (7.04%) Android
24 19 (6.69%) Social Media
24 19 (6.69%) Information Architecture
24 19 (6.69%) Adobe Creative Suite

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (6.34%) CICS
2 12 (4.23%) WordPress
3 7 (2.46%) CMS
4 6 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.76%) Node.js
6 4 (1.41%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.70%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.35%) IIS
8 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 90 (31.69%) Photoshop
2 84 (29.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (9.15%) InDesign
4 19 (6.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 16 (5.63%) Adobe After Effects
6 6 (2.11%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (2.11%) Fireworks
7 5 (1.76%) MS Visio
8 4 (1.41%) MS Excel
8 4 (1.41%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.35%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.35%) Maya
9 1 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Tridion
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.11%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.76%) MailChimp
3 2 (0.70%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Office 365
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) Firewall
2 1 (0.35%) Network Security
2 1 (0.35%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.35%) WebEx
2 1 (0.35%) LDAP
2 1 (0.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.35%) VPN
2 1 (0.35%) DNS
2 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.34%) DB2
2 9 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.82%) MySQL
4 4 (1.41%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.41%) PowerCenter
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (11.97%) Axure RP
2 14 (4.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (2.46%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.35%) Maven
5 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.35%) Grunt
5 1 (0.35%) gulp
General
1 58 (20.42%) Finance
1 58 (20.42%) Banking
2 20 (7.04%) Marketing
3 16 (5.63%) Advertising
4 14 (4.93%) Retail
5 7 (2.46%) Games
5 7 (2.46%) Legal
6 6 (2.11%) Electronics
6 6 (2.11%) Interactive Media
6 6 (2.11%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.76%) Back Office
8 4 (1.41%) Automotive
8 4 (1.41%) Publishing
9 3 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.35%) Billing
10 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (42.96%) HTML
2 108 (38.03%) CSS
3 36 (12.68%) HTML5
4 27 (9.51%) CSS3
5 25 (8.80%) jQuery
6 17 (5.99%) AngularJS
7 14 (4.93%) Flash
8 9 (3.17%) Backbone.js
9 6 (2.11%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (1.76%) Ajax
11 4 (1.41%) Ember.js
12 2 (0.70%) Sass
12 2 (0.70%) Google Maps API
12 2 (0.70%) XML
12 2 (0.70%) Middleware
12 2 (0.70%) JSON
12 2 (0.70%) Silverlight
12 2 (0.70%) XHTML
12 2 (0.70%) WSDL
12 2 (0.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 157 (55.28%) User Experience
2 41 (14.44%) SWIFT
3 36 (12.68%) Graphic Design
4 21 (7.39%) Mobile App
5 19 (6.69%) Social Media
6 17 (5.99%) Mainframe
7 10 (3.52%) Animation
8 9 (3.17%) Copywriting
9 6 (2.11%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.11%) New Media
9 6 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.11%) Psychology
10 5 (1.76%) Video Editing
10 5 (1.76%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.76%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.06%) E-Learning
11 3 (1.06%) Human Factors
11 3 (1.06%) Derivative
11 3 (1.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.92%) Apple iOS
2 20 (7.04%) Android
3 9 (3.17%) UNIX
4 3 (1.06%) Windows
5 1 (0.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (25.70%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (14.79%) Web Design
3 40 (14.08%) SOA
4 37 (13.03%) Data Protection
4 37 (13.03%) Responsive Web Design
5 23 (8.10%) Usability Testing
6 19 (6.69%) Information Architecture
7 18 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (5.28%) Scrum
8 15 (5.28%) Industrial Design
8 15 (5.28%) Project Management
9 14 (4.93%) Analytics
10 13 (4.58%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.87%) E-Commerce
12 8 (2.82%) SEO
12 8 (2.82%) UX Design
12 8 (2.82%) Rapid Prototyping
13 7 (2.46%) Internet Marketing
13 7 (2.46%) Business Transformation
14 6 (2.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (16.55%) JavaScript
2 17 (5.99%) COBOL
3 16 (5.63%) SQL
4 11 (3.87%) PHP
5 5 (1.76%) Objective-C
5 5 (1.76%) C++
6 4 (1.41%) C
7 3 (1.06%) Java
7 3 (1.06%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.70%) C#
9 1 (0.35%) Python
9 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 48 (16.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) WCAG
2 6 (2.11%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) cPanel
Vendors
1 63 (22.18%) Adobe
2 13 (4.58%) Oracle
3 8 (2.82%) Google
4 4 (1.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.41%) Informatica
5 3 (1.06%) Citrix
5 3 (1.06%) IBM
5 3 (1.06%) TOWER Software
5 3 (1.06%) Facebook
6 2 (0.70%) Twitter
6 2 (0.70%) Cognos
7 1 (0.35%) SAP
7 1 (0.35%) ATG
7 1 (0.35%) Zend
7 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.35%) hybris
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TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50-90,000 + bonus + health + pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
The Creative Emporium
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £67,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + equity
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 80000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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The Fix Creative
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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The Fix Creative
Posted: 22 days ago