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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 151 109 177
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 171 263 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.66% 2.54% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.73% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 154 230 128
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +17.64%
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
9613 9633 10230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8403 8235 9203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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.

1 215 (64.18%) User Experience
2 163 (48.66%) HTML
3 141 (42.09%) CSS
4 98 (29.25%) Photoshop
5 78 (23.28%) Adobe
6 74 (22.09%) JavaScript
7 72 (21.49%) Adobe Illustrator
8 67 (20.00%) Finance
9 65 (19.40%) HTML5
10 64 (19.10%) Axure RP
11 52 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (14.93%) Marketing
13 46 (13.73%) Banking
13 46 (13.73%) OmniGraffle
14 42 (12.54%) CSS3
15 40 (11.94%) Web Design
16 39 (11.64%) Mobile App
17 38 (11.34%) Apple iOS
18 37 (11.04%) Responsive Web Design
19 36 (10.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 36 (10.75%) E-Commerce
20 33 (9.85%) Android
21 31 (9.25%) Flash
22 28 (8.36%) Degree
23 27 (8.06%) jQuery
23 27 (8.06%) Advertising
24 25 (7.46%) Graphic Design
24 25 (7.46%) Analytics
25 23 (6.87%) Internet
26 22 (6.57%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (4.48%) CICS
2 9 (2.69%) CMS
3 7 (2.09%) WordPress
4 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.60%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.60%) Node.js
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.30%) Lync
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.30%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.30%) Drupal
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 98 (29.25%) Photoshop
2 72 (21.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 46 (13.73%) OmniGraffle
4 36 (10.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (5.67%) MS Visio
6 15 (4.48%) Fireworks
7 13 (3.88%) InDesign
8 9 (2.69%) MS Excel
8 9 (2.69%) MS Office
9 8 (2.39%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (1.49%) Acrobat
11 4 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.30%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.30%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (1.19%) SAP CO
1 4 (1.19%) SAP FI
1 4 (1.19%) SAP FSCM
2 3 (0.90%) SAP SD
2 3 (0.90%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.60%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.30%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.39%) GitHub
2 1 (0.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.30%) CheetahMail
2 1 (0.30%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.87%) Internet
2 2 (0.60%) NFC
2 2 (0.60%) CTI
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
3 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.49%) DB2
3 4 (1.19%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.90%) Star Schema
4 3 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.60%) MySQL
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.60%) Big Data
5 2 (0.60%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.30%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.30%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 64 (19.10%) Axure RP
2 11 (3.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 11 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.99%) Dreamweaver
4 8 (2.39%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (2.39%) JSHint
4 8 (2.39%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.30%) Toad
General
1 67 (20.00%) Finance
2 50 (14.93%) Marketing
3 46 (13.73%) Banking
4 27 (8.06%) Advertising
5 18 (5.37%) Games
6 15 (4.48%) Retail
7 11 (3.28%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.79%) Electronics
8 6 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.49%) Publishing
10 4 (1.19%) Interactive Media
11 3 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Automotive
13 1 (0.30%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (48.66%) HTML
2 141 (42.09%) CSS
3 65 (19.40%) HTML5
4 42 (12.54%) CSS3
5 31 (9.25%) Flash
6 27 (8.06%) jQuery
7 13 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (3.88%) XML
8 12 (3.58%) XHTML
9 10 (2.99%) Backbone.js
10 9 (2.69%) LESS
11 8 (2.39%) JSON
11 8 (2.39%) .NET
11 8 (2.39%) RESTful
12 7 (2.09%) Application Packaging
13 6 (1.79%) Ajax
13 6 (1.79%) Sass
14 5 (1.49%) J2EE
14 5 (1.49%) ASP.NET
14 5 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 215 (64.18%) User Experience
2 39 (11.64%) Mobile App
3 25 (7.46%) Graphic Design
4 20 (5.97%) Social Media
5 16 (4.78%) Mainframe
6 13 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.88%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.19%) Spread Betting
7 4 (1.19%) iPhone
7 4 (1.19%) IPTV
7 4 (1.19%) W3C
7 4 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.19%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.90%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.90%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.90%) FMCG
8 3 (0.90%) Video Editing
9 2 (0.60%) Wiki
9 2 (0.60%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.34%) Apple iOS
2 33 (9.85%) Android
3 16 (4.78%) Windows
4 8 (2.39%) UNIX
5 7 (2.09%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.19%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.90%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.90%) AIX
8 2 (0.60%) Linux
8 2 (0.60%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (11.94%) Web Design
3 37 (11.04%) Responsive Web Design
4 36 (10.75%) E-Commerce
5 25 (7.46%) Analytics
6 22 (6.57%) Mentoring
7 20 (5.97%) Information Architecture
8 18 (5.37%) Usability Testing
9 17 (5.07%) UX Design
10 14 (4.18%) User Stories
11 13 (3.88%) SOA
12 12 (3.58%) Scrum
13 10 (2.99%) Time Management
13 10 (2.99%) Project Management
14 9 (2.69%) ETL
14 9 (2.69%) Data Modelling
14 9 (2.69%) Kanban
15 8 (2.39%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (2.39%) Web Analytics
15 8 (2.39%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 74 (22.09%) JavaScript
2 17 (5.07%) SQL
3 11 (3.28%) PHP
3 11 (3.28%) COBOL
4 7 (2.09%) Java
4 7 (2.09%) ActionScript
5 4 (1.19%) C#
5 4 (1.19%) ActionScript 3.0
5 4 (1.19%) ActionScript 2.0
6 3 (0.90%) XAML
6 3 (0.90%) Ruby
7 2 (0.60%) VBA
7 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.60%) ABAP
8 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.30%) Perl
8 1 (0.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (8.36%) Degree
2 2 (0.60%) MBA
3 1 (0.30%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.30%) CCA
3 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.30%) MCP
3 1 (0.30%) CCNP
3 1 (0.30%) ISEB
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.57%) QA
2 4 (1.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (2.39%) XenApp
1 8 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (2.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Plesk
1 1 (0.30%) Puppet
1 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 78 (23.28%) Adobe
2 20 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.88%) Oracle
4 10 (2.99%) SAP
5 9 (2.69%) Apple
6 8 (2.39%) VMware
6 8 (2.39%) Citrix
7 7 (2.09%) AppSense
7 7 (2.09%) LANDesk
8 4 (1.19%) Google
9 3 (0.90%) webMethods
9 3 (0.90%) Software AG
9 3 (0.90%) HP
10 2 (0.60%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.60%) KANA
10 2 (0.60%) Cognos
11 1 (0.30%) Splunk
11 1 (0.30%) Facebook
11 1 (0.30%) Eloqua
11 1 (0.30%) ExactTarget
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits package + bonu
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus, benefits and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 23days hol,pension,medical
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Bonobo
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: package
Posted: 17 days ago
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Explore Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago