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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 168 100 155
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 141 337 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.40% 2.67% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 2.88% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 122 258 151
Average salary £52,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.50% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
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
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 185 (58.92%) User Experience
2 143 (45.54%) HTML
3 132 (42.04%) CSS
4 86 (27.39%) Photoshop
5 64 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (20.06%) Finance
6 63 (20.06%) Adobe Illustrator
7 55 (17.52%) Adobe
8 54 (17.20%) Web Design
9 53 (16.88%) Axure RP
10 47 (14.97%) Banking
11 42 (13.38%) JavaScript
12 39 (12.42%) HTML5
13 35 (11.15%) Graphic Design
14 33 (10.51%) Marketing
14 33 (10.51%) Responsive Web Design
15 32 (10.19%) SOA
16 30 (9.55%) Degree
17 29 (9.24%) Usability Testing
18 28 (8.92%) E-Commerce
18 28 (8.92%) Mobile App
19 27 (8.60%) SWIFT
19 27 (8.60%) CSS3
20 26 (8.28%) Flash
21 25 (7.96%) Information Architecture
22 23 (7.32%) Advertising
23 22 (7.01%) OmniGraffle
24 21 (6.69%) Internet
25 20 (6.37%) Social Media
26 17 (5.41%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (5.41%) CICS
2 8 (2.55%) WordPress
3 5 (1.59%) CMS
4 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.64%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.64%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.32%) Moodle
Applications
1 86 (27.39%) Photoshop
2 63 (20.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (7.01%) OmniGraffle
4 15 (4.78%) MS Visio
5 14 (4.46%) InDesign
6 12 (3.82%) Adobe After Effects
7 10 (3.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (2.87%) Fireworks
9 5 (1.59%) MS Excel
10 3 (0.96%) MS Office
10 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.64%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.32%) Maya
12 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Tridion
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.23%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.27%) GitHub
3 3 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) PaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) Office 365
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.69%) Internet
2 2 (0.64%) WebEx
2 2 (0.64%) CTI
2 2 (0.64%) VPN
3 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.32%) LDAP
3 1 (0.32%) Intranet
3 1 (0.32%) Firewall
3 1 (0.32%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.32%) Network Security
3 1 (0.32%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.78%) DB2
2 8 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.59%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.96%) Star Schema
4 3 (0.96%) MySQL
5 2 (0.64%) Big Data
5 2 (0.64%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.64%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 53 (16.88%) Axure RP
2 6 (1.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (1.27%) JSHint
4 4 (1.27%) Jasmine
4 4 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 63 (20.06%) Finance
2 47 (14.97%) Banking
3 33 (10.51%) Marketing
4 23 (7.32%) Advertising
5 16 (5.10%) Games
6 8 (2.55%) Retail
7 6 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.59%) Interactive Media
9 4 (1.27%) Publishing
10 3 (0.96%) Automotive
10 3 (0.96%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.64%) Legal
12 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.32%) Electronics
12 1 (0.32%) Back Office
12 1 (0.32%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (45.54%) HTML
2 132 (42.04%) CSS
3 39 (12.42%) HTML5
4 27 (8.60%) CSS3
5 26 (8.28%) Flash
6 11 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (2.87%) jQuery
8 8 (2.55%) Ajax
9 7 (2.23%) XHTML
9 7 (2.23%) XML
10 6 (1.91%) Backbone.js
10 6 (1.91%) .NET
11 5 (1.59%) LESS
11 5 (1.59%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.27%) Zurb Foundation
12 4 (1.27%) RESTful
12 4 (1.27%) JSON
12 4 (1.27%) XSLT
13 3 (0.96%) JSP
13 3 (0.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 185 (58.92%) User Experience
2 35 (11.15%) Graphic Design
3 28 (8.92%) Mobile App
4 27 (8.60%) SWIFT
5 20 (6.37%) Social Media
6 16 (5.10%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.59%) W3C
8 4 (1.27%) Video Editing
8 4 (1.27%) Copywriting
8 4 (1.27%) Interactive TV
9 3 (0.96%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.96%) Mobile Games
9 3 (0.96%) Psychology
9 3 (0.96%) Animation
9 3 (0.96%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.96%) Open Source
9 3 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.64%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.64%) Social Gaming
10 2 (0.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.10%) Apple iOS
2 9 (2.87%) Android
3 7 (2.23%) Windows
4 6 (1.91%) UNIX
5 4 (1.27%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.64%) AIX
6 2 (0.64%) Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (17.20%) Web Design
3 33 (10.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 32 (10.19%) SOA
5 29 (9.24%) Usability Testing
6 28 (8.92%) E-Commerce
7 25 (7.96%) Information Architecture
8 17 (5.41%) Analytics
9 15 (4.78%) Mentoring
10 12 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (3.18%) Online Marketing
11 10 (3.18%) Internet Marketing
12 9 (2.87%) Scrum
12 9 (2.87%) User Stories
13 8 (2.55%) ETL
14 7 (2.23%) Project Management
14 7 (2.23%) Web Development
14 7 (2.23%) UX Design
15 6 (1.91%) Digital Marketing
15 6 (1.91%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 42 (13.38%) JavaScript
2 16 (5.10%) COBOL
2 16 (5.10%) SQL
3 8 (2.55%) PHP
4 7 (2.23%) Java
5 6 (1.91%) C
6 5 (1.59%) ActionScript
6 5 (1.59%) ActionScript 3.0
6 5 (1.59%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (0.64%) VBA
7 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.64%) C#
8 1 (0.32%) Perl
8 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (9.55%) Degree
2 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.32%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.64%) XenApp
1 2 (0.64%) XenDesktop
1 2 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Plesk
Vendors
1 55 (17.52%) Adobe
2 10 (3.18%) Oracle
3 7 (2.23%) Apple
3 7 (2.23%) Google
4 6 (1.91%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.96%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.96%) Facebook
6 2 (0.64%) LANDesk
6 2 (0.64%) KANA
6 2 (0.64%) webMethods
6 2 (0.64%) Software AG
6 2 (0.64%) Informatica
6 2 (0.64%) HP
6 2 (0.64%) Citrix
6 2 (0.64%) VMware
6 2 (0.64%) AppSense
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco
7 1 (0.32%) IBM
7 1 (0.32%) Cognos
7 1 (0.32%) SAP
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