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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 151 119 132
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 168 291 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.62% 2.30% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.49% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 137 211 181
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
9562 11707 11254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.52% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8248 9892 9769
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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.

1 196 (59.57%) User Experience
2 142 (43.16%) HTML
3 132 (40.12%) CSS
4 97 (29.48%) Photoshop
5 84 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (24.01%) Adobe Illustrator
7 65 (19.76%) Finance
8 58 (17.63%) Banking
9 57 (17.33%) Web Design
10 56 (17.02%) Adobe
11 52 (15.81%) JavaScript
12 47 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 46 (13.98%) Degree
14 44 (13.37%) HTML5
15 43 (13.07%) Axure RP
16 37 (11.25%) SWIFT
17 34 (10.33%) Graphic Design
17 34 (10.33%) Marketing
18 33 (10.03%) SOA
19 31 (9.42%) Usability Testing
19 31 (9.42%) CSS3
20 27 (8.21%) E-Commerce
20 27 (8.21%) Information Architecture
20 27 (8.21%) Mobile App
21 26 (7.90%) Flash
22 25 (7.60%) Social Media
23 22 (6.69%) Internet
23 22 (6.69%) Advertising
24 21 (6.38%) Analytics
25 20 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (5.78%) CICS
2 8 (2.43%) WordPress
3 5 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.22%) Node.js
4 4 (1.22%) CMS
5 2 (0.61%) Apache
5 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.30%) Moodle
6 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.30%) IIS
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.30%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 97 (29.48%) Photoshop
2 79 (24.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (4.86%) Adobe After Effects
4 15 (4.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (4.56%) InDesign
5 10 (3.04%) Fireworks
6 9 (2.74%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (2.13%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.61%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.61%) MS Excel
8 2 (0.61%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.30%) MS Office
9 1 (0.30%) Maya
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Tridion
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.43%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.61%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) PaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Office 365
3 1 (0.30%) IaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.69%) Internet
2 2 (0.61%) WebEx
3 1 (0.30%) Firewall
3 1 (0.30%) NFC
3 1 (0.30%) Network Security
3 1 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.30%) LDAP
3 1 (0.30%) VPN
3 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.47%) DB2
2 5 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.91%) PowerCenter
3 3 (0.91%) MySQL
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 43 (13.07%) Axure RP
2 13 (3.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 65 (19.76%) Finance
2 58 (17.63%) Banking
3 34 (10.33%) Marketing
4 22 (6.69%) Advertising
5 15 (4.56%) Games
6 11 (3.34%) Retail
7 7 (2.13%) Interactive Media
7 7 (2.13%) Legal
8 6 (1.82%) Publishing
9 5 (1.52%) Back Office
9 5 (1.52%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.22%) Electronics
10 4 (1.22%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.61%) Automotive
12 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.30%) Local Government
12 1 (0.30%) Billing
12 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (43.16%) HTML
2 132 (40.12%) CSS
3 44 (13.37%) HTML5
4 31 (9.42%) CSS3
5 26 (7.90%) Flash
6 16 (4.86%) jQuery
7 12 (3.65%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.43%) Backbone.js
8 8 (2.43%) Ajax
9 6 (1.82%) XHTML
9 6 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (1.22%) Ember.js
12 3 (0.91%) Zurb Foundation
12 3 (0.91%) JSP
12 3 (0.91%) XML
13 2 (0.61%) .NET
13 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET
13 2 (0.61%) Silverlight
14 1 (0.30%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 196 (59.57%) User Experience
2 37 (11.25%) SWIFT
3 34 (10.33%) Graphic Design
4 27 (8.21%) Mobile App
5 25 (7.60%) Social Media
6 18 (5.47%) Mainframe
7 8 (2.43%) Animation
7 8 (2.43%) Copywriting
8 6 (1.82%) Psychology
9 4 (1.22%) Video Editing
9 4 (1.22%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.22%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.22%) E-Learning
9 4 (1.22%) W3C
10 3 (0.91%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (0.91%) Derivative
10 3 (0.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 3 (0.91%) New Media
10 3 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.91%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.47%) Apple iOS
2 9 (2.74%) Android
3 5 (1.52%) UNIX
4 3 (0.91%) Windows
4 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (17.33%) Web Design
3 47 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 33 (10.03%) SOA
5 31 (9.42%) Usability Testing
6 27 (8.21%) Information Architecture
6 27 (8.21%) E-Commerce
7 21 (6.38%) Analytics
8 20 (6.08%) Data Protection
8 20 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (4.86%) Scrum
10 14 (4.26%) Mentoring
11 12 (3.65%) Mobile First
11 12 (3.65%) Industrial Design
12 10 (3.04%) Internet Marketing
12 10 (3.04%) Online Marketing
13 9 (2.74%) Project Management
14 7 (2.13%) Web Analytics
14 7 (2.13%) Rapid Prototyping
14 7 (2.13%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 52 (15.81%) JavaScript
2 18 (5.47%) COBOL
3 11 (3.34%) SQL
4 8 (2.43%) PHP
5 7 (2.13%) C
6 5 (1.52%) ActionScript
6 5 (1.52%) ActionScript 3.0
6 5 (1.52%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (0.91%) Objective-C
7 3 (0.91%) C++
7 3 (0.91%) Java
8 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.30%) Perl
8 1 (0.30%) Ruby
8 1 (0.30%) Python
8 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (13.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.43%) QA
2 5 (1.52%) WCAG
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Plesk
Vendors
1 56 (17.02%) Adobe
2 8 (2.43%) Google
3 6 (1.82%) Oracle
4 4 (1.22%) Apple
5 3 (0.91%) Informatica
6 2 (0.61%) Facebook
6 2 (0.61%) Cognos
7 1 (0.30%) IBM
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.30%) SAP
7 1 (0.30%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.30%) Citrix
7 1 (0.30%) Zend
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
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