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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 187 185 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -81
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 84 144 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.19% 1.37% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.44% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 67 123 259
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
6744 10027 11832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.13% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6077 8498 9965
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

Designer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 97 (57.06%) User Experience
2 63 (37.06%) HTML
3 58 (34.12%) CSS
4 49 (28.82%) Photoshop
5 46 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (25.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 37 (21.76%) Adobe
8 34 (20.00%) Android
9 33 (19.41%) Finance
10 30 (17.65%) HTML5
10 30 (17.65%) Apple iOS
11 28 (16.47%) JavaScript
12 24 (14.12%) Banking
12 24 (14.12%) Marketing
13 23 (13.53%) CSS3
13 23 (13.53%) Advertising
14 20 (11.76%) InDesign
15 19 (11.18%) Information Architecture
16 18 (10.59%) Degree
16 18 (10.59%) Axure RP
17 16 (9.41%) Responsive Web Design
17 16 (9.41%) E-Commerce
18 15 (8.82%) Graphic Design
18 15 (8.82%) Typography
19 14 (8.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 14 (8.24%) Web Design
20 13 (7.65%) Flash
20 13 (7.65%) Data Protection
21 12 (7.06%) Usability Testing
21 12 (7.06%) Animation

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (6.47%) CICS
2 7 (4.12%) WordPress
3 6 (3.53%) CMS
4 3 (1.76%) Node.js
5 2 (1.18%) Confluence
5 2 (1.18%) DNN
5 2 (1.18%) Immediacy CMS
5 2 (1.18%) Kentico
5 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.18%) Sitefinity
5 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 49 (28.82%) Photoshop
2 43 (25.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (11.76%) InDesign
4 14 (8.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (5.88%) Fireworks
6 9 (5.29%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (4.71%) Acrobat
7 8 (4.71%) ImageReady
8 7 (4.12%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (1.76%) MS Excel
10 2 (1.18%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.59%) Edge Animate
11 1 (0.59%) MS Office
11 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.76%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (1.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 3 (1.76%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.35%) GitHub
2 2 (1.18%) SaaS
3 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.18%) Firewall
2 2 (1.18%) SWIFTNet
2 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.47%) DB2
2 4 (2.35%) MySQL
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (10.59%) Axure RP
2 11 (6.47%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (4.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 7 (4.12%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.35%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.35%) JSHint
5 4 (2.35%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.18%) JIRA
6 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (19.41%) Finance
2 24 (14.12%) Banking
2 24 (14.12%) Marketing
3 23 (13.53%) Advertising
4 11 (6.47%) Retail
5 10 (5.88%) Publishing
6 6 (3.53%) Games
7 5 (2.94%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (37.06%) HTML
2 58 (34.12%) CSS
3 30 (17.65%) HTML5
4 23 (13.53%) CSS3
5 13 (7.65%) Flash
6 10 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 9 (5.29%) jQuery
8 8 (4.71%) .NET
9 6 (3.53%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.94%) RESTful
11 4 (2.35%) LESS
11 4 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (1.76%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.76%) Ember.js
12 3 (1.76%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (1.76%) Sass
12 3 (1.76%) SOAP
13 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
13 2 (1.18%) Web Services
13 2 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 97 (57.06%) User Experience
2 15 (8.82%) Graphic Design
3 12 (7.06%) Animation
3 12 (7.06%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.47%) Mainframe
5 8 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.71%) iPad
5 8 (4.71%) Social Media
6 6 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.53%) Copywriting
6 6 (3.53%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (2.94%) Fintech
8 4 (2.35%) Psychology
9 3 (1.76%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.76%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.76%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.76%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.18%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.18%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.18%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.00%) Android
2 30 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.12%) Windows
4 6 (3.53%) Linux
5 2 (1.18%) Unix
6 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (11.18%) Information Architecture
3 16 (9.41%) E-Commerce
3 16 (9.41%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (8.82%) Typography
5 14 (8.24%) Web Design
6 13 (7.65%) Data Protection
7 12 (7.06%) Analytics
7 12 (7.06%) Usability Testing
8 10 (5.88%) Front End Development
9 9 (5.29%) Change Management
10 8 (4.71%) B2C
10 8 (4.71%) Mobile First
10 8 (4.71%) Online Marketing
10 8 (4.71%) Scrum
10 8 (4.71%) SEO
11 7 (4.12%) Iconography
11 7 (4.12%) SOA
11 7 (4.12%) Use Case
12 6 (3.53%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.47%) JavaScript
2 12 (7.06%) Java
3 11 (6.47%) COBOL
4 7 (4.12%) SQL
5 6 (3.53%) JCL
6 5 (2.94%) PHP
7 2 (1.18%) C
7 2 (1.18%) C#
8 1 (0.59%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (10.59%) Degree
2 2 (1.18%) MCSE
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.59%) PhD
3 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.47%) QA
2 5 (2.94%) WCAG
3 1 (0.59%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.59%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (21.76%) Adobe
2 8 (4.71%) Oracle
3 7 (4.12%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.53%) IBM
5 4 (2.35%) Google
6 3 (1.76%) Apple
6 3 (1.76%) Siebel
6 3 (1.76%) Twitter
7 2 (1.18%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.18%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.18%) Cisco
7 2 (1.18%) Facebook
7 2 (1.18%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.18%) Juniper
7 2 (1.18%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.59%) Sun
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