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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 137 121 189
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 224 272 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.88% 2.25% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 2.40% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 170 240 132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,150 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
11013 11311 12287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.43% 93.37% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9250 10008 11245
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

Designer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 267 (46.84%) HTML
2 236 (41.40%) CSS
3 208 (36.49%) Photoshop
4 180 (31.58%) Adobe
5 168 (29.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 149 (26.14%) JavaScript
7 122 (21.40%) Marketing
8 101 (17.72%) Axure RP
9 100 (17.54%) Android
10 97 (17.02%) HTML5
11 87 (15.26%) InDesign
12 86 (15.09%) E-Commerce
13 80 (14.04%) Finance
14 72 (12.63%) Apple iOS
15 65 (11.40%) CSS3
16 64 (11.23%) Scrum
17 63 (11.05%) Responsive Web Design
18 59 (10.35%) Mobile App
19 58 (10.18%) Degree
20 52 (9.12%) Agile Software Development
21 51 (8.95%) Web Design
22 50 (8.77%) Flash
22 50 (8.77%) OmniGraffle
23 49 (8.60%) Graphic Design
24 47 (8.25%) jQuery
25 43 (7.54%) Visualisation
26 38 (6.67%) QA
27 37 (6.49%) Analytics
27 37 (6.49%) Adobe After Effects
28 36 (6.32%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (3.86%) CMS
2 7 (1.23%) WordPress
2 7 (1.23%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.23%) WebLogic
3 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.53%) Drupal
5 2 (0.35%) IIS
5 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.18%) SAS
6 1 (0.18%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.18%) CICS
6 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.18%) Moodle
6 1 (0.18%) Node.js
6 1 (0.18%) GemFire
Applications
1 208 (36.49%) Photoshop
2 168 (29.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 87 (15.26%) InDesign
4 50 (8.77%) OmniGraffle
5 37 (6.49%) Adobe After Effects
6 14 (2.46%) MS Excel
6 14 (2.46%) MS Visio
7 10 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (1.23%) MS Office
8 7 (1.23%) Maya
9 6 (1.05%) CINEMA 4D
10 4 (0.70%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.35%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (1.40%) Magento
2 5 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.35%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.35%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.35%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.35%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle AGIS
4 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.88%) PaaS
1 5 (0.88%) IaaS
2 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) SaaS
3 1 (0.18%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.75%) 4G
2 6 (1.05%) Firewall
2 6 (1.05%) VPN
2 6 (1.05%) SAN
3 5 (0.88%) SIGTRAN
3 5 (0.88%) SS7
3 5 (0.88%) TCAP
3 5 (0.88%) INAP
4 4 (0.70%) VLAN
4 4 (0.70%) Intranet
4 4 (0.70%) Internet
4 4 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.70%) LAN
5 3 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.35%) Wireless Security
6 2 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.35%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (0.35%) Multicast
6 2 (0.35%) NetScreen
6 2 (0.35%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.63%) MySQL
3 12 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.05%) BusinessObjects XI
6 6 (1.05%) QlikView
6 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (0.88%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.70%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.70%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.35%) MS Access
9 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.18%) DB2
10 1 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 101 (17.72%) Axure RP
2 36 (6.32%) Dreamweaver
3 32 (5.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (0.88%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.35%) Grunt
6 2 (0.35%) Bower
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Designer 10g
7 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 122 (21.40%) Marketing
2 80 (14.04%) Finance
3 36 (6.32%) Advertising
4 34 (5.96%) Retail
5 32 (5.61%) Banking
6 24 (4.21%) Telecoms
7 18 (3.16%) Games
8 14 (2.46%) Electronics
9 12 (2.11%) Publishing
10 8 (1.40%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.88%) Interactive Media
12 4 (0.70%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.70%) Legal
13 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.35%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.18%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (46.84%) HTML
2 236 (41.40%) CSS
3 97 (17.02%) HTML5
4 65 (11.40%) CSS3
5 50 (8.77%) Flash
6 47 (8.25%) jQuery
7 30 (5.26%) .NET
8 22 (3.86%) XML
9 21 (3.68%) Ajax
10 18 (3.16%) XHTML
11 15 (2.63%) Web Services
11 15 (2.63%) Sass
12 12 (2.11%) ASP.NET
13 10 (1.75%) SOAP
14 9 (1.58%) JSON
15 8 (1.40%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 6 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
16 6 (1.05%) .NET Framework
16 6 (1.05%) Apache Flex
17 5 (0.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.35%) Mobile App
2 49 (8.60%) Graphic Design
3 43 (7.54%) Visualisation
4 36 (6.32%) Social Media
5 29 (5.09%) Animation
6 23 (4.04%) Digital Media
7 20 (3.51%) iPhone
8 15 (2.63%) New Media
9 11 (1.93%) iPad
9 11 (1.93%) E-Learning
10 9 (1.58%) Blog
11 8 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (1.23%) Human Factors
12 7 (1.23%) Photography
12 7 (1.23%) FMCG
13 6 (1.05%) Open Source
14 5 (0.88%) Data Integration
15 4 (0.70%) Learning Management System
15 4 (0.70%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 100 (17.54%) Android
2 72 (12.63%) Apple iOS
3 12 (2.11%) Windows
4 10 (1.75%) Linux
5 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.18%) Solaris
6 1 (0.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (15.09%) E-Commerce
2 64 (11.23%) Scrum
3 63 (11.05%) Responsive Web Design
4 52 (9.12%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (8.95%) Web Design
6 37 (6.49%) Analytics
7 29 (5.09%) Project Management
8 27 (4.74%) Information Architecture
9 24 (4.21%) Digital Marketing
10 23 (4.04%) Online Marketing
11 22 (3.86%) CRM
12 21 (3.68%) Usability Testing
12 21 (3.68%) Kanban
13 20 (3.51%) Web Development
13 20 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (3.33%) SEO
15 18 (3.16%) Data Modelling
16 17 (2.98%) User Stories
17 16 (2.81%) B2B
18 14 (2.46%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 149 (26.14%) JavaScript
2 29 (5.09%) SQL
3 26 (4.56%) PHP
4 23 (4.04%) Java
5 16 (2.81%) C#
6 15 (2.63%) ActionScript
7 10 (1.75%) Erlang
8 9 (1.58%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.05%) XAML
10 4 (0.70%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.70%) C++
11 2 (0.35%) C
11 2 (0.35%) VBScript
11 2 (0.35%) ABAP
11 2 (0.35%) VBA
11 2 (0.35%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (0.35%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.18%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.18%) Ruby
12 1 (0.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 58 (10.18%) Degree
2 4 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (0.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.53%) CCNP
3 3 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.35%) MBA
5 1 (0.18%) CCSP
5 1 (0.18%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.18%) CCA
5 1 (0.18%) CISSP
5 1 (0.18%) JNCIP
5 1 (0.18%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) COBIT
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.70%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.35%) ProxySG
3 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.53%) Plesk
2 2 (0.35%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.18%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 180 (31.58%) Adobe
2 27 (4.74%) Oracle
2 27 (4.74%) Microsoft
3 16 (2.81%) Facebook
4 13 (2.28%) Business Objects
4 13 (2.28%) SAP
5 12 (2.11%) Cisco
6 10 (1.75%) Teradata
7 9 (1.58%) Demandware
8 8 (1.40%) Twitter
9 7 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.05%) Juniper
11 5 (0.88%) VMware
12 4 (0.70%) Blue Coat
12 4 (0.70%) Primavera
12 4 (0.70%) Tableau
12 4 (0.70%) Google
12 4 (0.70%) StreamServe
12 4 (0.70%) Cerillion
12 4 (0.70%) EMC
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