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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 180 96 151
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 144 328 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.37% 2.64% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 2.86% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 123 261 157
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
9786 11482 10992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.78% 92.48% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8329 9663 9602
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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.

1 193 (62.87%) User Experience
2 138 (44.95%) HTML
3 123 (40.07%) CSS
4 80 (26.06%) Photoshop
5 69 (22.48%) Finance
6 60 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (19.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 59 (19.22%) Axure RP
8 51 (16.61%) Web Design
9 48 (15.64%) Adobe
10 46 (14.98%) Banking
11 40 (13.03%) JavaScript
12 38 (12.38%) HTML5
13 33 (10.75%) Marketing
14 32 (10.42%) Mobile App
15 31 (10.10%) Usability Testing
16 30 (9.77%) Graphic Design
16 30 (9.77%) OmniGraffle
17 29 (9.45%) Responsive Web Design
17 29 (9.45%) E-Commerce
18 26 (8.47%) Information Architecture
18 26 (8.47%) Degree
19 24 (7.82%) Flash
20 23 (7.49%) CSS3
21 22 (7.17%) Advertising
21 22 (7.17%) Internet
21 22 (7.17%) Mainframe
21 22 (7.17%) CICS
22 19 (6.19%) Games
22 19 (6.19%) COBOL

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (7.17%) CICS
2 7 (2.28%) WordPress
3 4 (1.30%) CMS
4 3 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.65%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.65%) Apache
5 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.33%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.33%) Moodle
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 80 (26.06%) Photoshop
2 59 (19.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 30 (9.77%) OmniGraffle
4 17 (5.54%) MS Visio
5 11 (3.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (2.93%) Fireworks
6 9 (2.93%) InDesign
7 8 (2.61%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (1.63%) MS Excel
9 3 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.98%) MS Office
10 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.33%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.28%) GitHub
2 4 (1.30%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.33%) PaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Office 365
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) IaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.17%) Internet
2 2 (0.65%) NFC
2 2 (0.65%) VPN
2 2 (0.65%) CTI
2 2 (0.65%) WebEx
3 1 (0.33%) LDAP
3 1 (0.33%) Intranet
3 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.33%) Network Security
3 1 (0.33%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (3.91%) DB2
3 5 (1.63%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.98%) MySQL
4 3 (0.98%) Star Schema
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.65%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.65%) Big Data
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.33%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.33%) Essbase
6 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 59 (19.22%) Axure RP
2 9 (2.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 8 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.28%) Jasmine
4 7 (2.28%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (2.28%) JSHint
5 3 (0.98%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.33%) Toad
General
1 69 (22.48%) Finance
2 46 (14.98%) Banking
3 33 (10.75%) Marketing
4 22 (7.17%) Advertising
5 19 (6.19%) Games
6 9 (2.93%) Retail
7 7 (2.28%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.63%) Interactive Media
9 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Publishing
9 2 (0.65%) Automotive
9 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (44.95%) HTML
2 123 (40.07%) CSS
3 38 (12.38%) HTML5
4 24 (7.82%) Flash
5 23 (7.49%) CSS3
6 14 (4.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (2.61%) LESS
7 8 (2.61%) Backbone.js
7 8 (2.61%) XML
8 7 (2.28%) XHTML
8 7 (2.28%) Ajax
8 7 (2.28%) jQuery
8 7 (2.28%) RESTful
9 6 (1.95%) .NET
10 5 (1.63%) Web Services
11 4 (1.30%) J2EE
11 4 (1.30%) JSON
11 4 (1.30%) XSLT
11 4 (1.30%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.30%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 193 (62.87%) User Experience
2 32 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 30 (9.77%) Graphic Design
4 22 (7.17%) Mainframe
5 19 (6.19%) SWIFT
6 17 (5.54%) Social Media
7 4 (1.30%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.30%) Spread Betting
7 4 (1.30%) W3C
7 4 (1.30%) Interactive TV
7 4 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.98%) E-Learning
8 3 (0.98%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.98%) Mobile Games
8 3 (0.98%) Psychology
8 3 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.65%) Video Editing
9 2 (0.65%) Social Gaming
9 2 (0.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.86%) Apple iOS
2 13 (4.23%) Android
3 10 (3.26%) Windows
4 7 (2.28%) UNIX
5 4 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.98%) Linux
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.65%) AIX
7 2 (0.65%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (16.61%) Web Design
3 31 (10.10%) Usability Testing
4 29 (9.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 29 (9.45%) E-Commerce
5 26 (8.47%) Information Architecture
6 18 (5.86%) SOA
7 17 (5.54%) Analytics
7 17 (5.54%) Mentoring
8 12 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (3.26%) User Stories
9 10 (3.26%) Online Marketing
10 9 (2.93%) Internet Marketing
10 9 (2.93%) ETL
10 9 (2.93%) Data Modelling
11 8 (2.61%) UX Design
12 7 (2.28%) Web Development
12 7 (2.28%) Project Management
12 7 (2.28%) CRM
12 7 (2.28%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 40 (13.03%) JavaScript
2 19 (6.19%) COBOL
3 17 (5.54%) SQL
4 10 (3.26%) PHP
5 7 (2.28%) Java
6 6 (1.95%) C
7 5 (1.63%) ActionScript
7 5 (1.63%) ActionScript 3.0
7 5 (1.63%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (0.65%) Ruby
8 2 (0.65%) VBA
8 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.65%) C#
9 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.33%) Perl
9 1 (0.33%) Python
9 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (8.47%) Degree
2 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.33%) CCNP
2 1 (0.33%) ISEB
2 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (0.98%) XenApp
1 3 (0.98%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Plesk
1 1 (0.33%) Puppet
1 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (15.64%) Adobe
2 13 (4.23%) Oracle
3 7 (2.28%) Apple
3 7 (2.28%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.63%) Google
5 3 (0.98%) LANDesk
5 3 (0.98%) VMware
5 3 (0.98%) AppSense
5 3 (0.98%) Citrix
5 3 (0.98%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.98%) Facebook
6 2 (0.65%) KANA
6 2 (0.65%) Software AG
6 2 (0.65%) HP
6 2 (0.65%) Cognos
6 2 (0.65%) webMethods
7 1 (0.33%) Teradata
7 1 (0.33%) Zend
7 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus package
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + excellent bens
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