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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 147 140 128
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 173 248 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.67% 2.01% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 2.17% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 141 180 208
Average salary £52,500 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.38% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
9635 11422 11142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.74% 92.43% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8279 9570 9780
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 August 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 August 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.

1 183 (57.55%) User Experience
2 136 (42.77%) HTML
3 121 (38.05%) CSS
4 95 (29.87%) Photoshop
5 85 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (26.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 65 (20.44%) Finance
8 61 (19.18%) Banking
9 59 (18.55%) Adobe
10 49 (15.41%) Web Design
11 48 (15.09%) JavaScript
11 48 (15.09%) Degree
12 44 (13.84%) Axure RP
13 39 (12.26%) Responsive Web Design
14 38 (11.95%) HTML5
15 37 (11.64%) SWIFT
16 36 (11.32%) Graphic Design
17 35 (11.01%) SOA
18 30 (9.43%) Usability Testing
19 29 (9.12%) Data Protection
20 28 (8.81%) CSS3
20 28 (8.81%) Marketing
21 27 (8.49%) Information Architecture
22 26 (8.18%) Apple iOS
23 24 (7.55%) Mobile App
24 23 (7.23%) Social Media
25 22 (6.92%) jQuery
26 21 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
26 21 (6.60%) E-Commerce
26 21 (6.60%) Flash

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 21 (6.60%) CICS
2 6 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.57%) WordPress
4 4 (1.26%) CMS
4 4 (1.26%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.26%) Node.js
5 2 (0.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.31%) IIS
6 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.31%) Moodle
6 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 95 (29.87%) Photoshop
2 84 (26.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (6.29%) InDesign
3 20 (6.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (4.40%) Adobe After Effects
5 9 (2.83%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (2.20%) Fireworks
6 7 (2.20%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.94%) MS Excel
7 3 (0.94%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.31%) MS Office
8 1 (0.31%) Maya
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Tridion
1 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.20%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) PaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Office 365
3 1 (0.31%) IaaS
3 1 (0.31%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.66%) Internet
2 2 (0.63%) WebEx
3 1 (0.31%) Firewall
3 1 (0.31%) Network Security
3 1 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.31%) LDAP
3 1 (0.31%) VPN
3 1 (0.31%) DNS
3 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.31%) SSL
3 1 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.60%) DB2
2 8 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.26%) PowerCenter
4 3 (0.94%) MySQL
4 3 (0.94%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 44 (13.84%) Axure RP
2 16 (5.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (1.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
General
1 65 (20.44%) Finance
2 61 (19.18%) Banking
3 28 (8.81%) Marketing
4 20 (6.29%) Advertising
5 13 (4.09%) Retail
6 10 (3.14%) Games
7 7 (2.20%) Legal
8 6 (1.89%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.89%) Interactive Media
9 5 (1.57%) Publishing
9 5 (1.57%) Back Office
10 4 (1.26%) Electronics
10 4 (1.26%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.94%) Automotive
12 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.31%) Local Government
12 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.31%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (42.77%) HTML
2 121 (38.05%) CSS
3 38 (11.95%) HTML5
4 28 (8.81%) CSS3
5 22 (6.92%) jQuery
6 21 (6.60%) Flash
7 17 (5.35%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.52%) Backbone.js
9 6 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (1.57%) XHTML
10 5 (1.57%) Ajax
11 4 (1.26%) Ember.js
12 3 (0.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (0.63%) Middleware
13 2 (0.63%) Silverlight
13 2 (0.63%) WSDL
13 2 (0.63%) SOAP
13 2 (0.63%) .NET
14 1 (0.31%) J2EE
14 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 183 (57.55%) User Experience
2 37 (11.64%) SWIFT
3 36 (11.32%) Graphic Design
4 24 (7.55%) Mobile App
5 23 (7.23%) Social Media
6 20 (6.29%) Mainframe
7 8 (2.52%) Animation
7 8 (2.52%) Copywriting
8 6 (1.89%) Psychology
8 6 (1.89%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.57%) Video Editing
9 5 (1.57%) E-Learning
10 4 (1.26%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.26%) New Media
10 4 (1.26%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.94%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.94%) Interactive TV
11 3 (0.94%) Derivative
11 3 (0.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.18%) Apple iOS
2 15 (4.72%) Android
3 6 (1.89%) UNIX
4 4 (1.26%) Windows
5 1 (0.31%) Linux
5 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (15.41%) Web Design
3 39 (12.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 35 (11.01%) SOA
5 30 (9.43%) Usability Testing
6 29 (9.12%) Data Protection
7 27 (8.49%) Information Architecture
8 21 (6.60%) E-Commerce
8 21 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (5.35%) Scrum
10 15 (4.72%) Analytics
11 14 (4.40%) Mentoring
12 12 (3.77%) Industrial Design
13 11 (3.46%) Project Management
14 10 (3.14%) Internet Marketing
15 8 (2.52%) Mobile First
16 7 (2.20%) Rapid Prototyping
17 6 (1.89%) Online Marketing
17 6 (1.89%) Web Development
17 6 (1.89%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 48 (15.09%) JavaScript
2 20 (6.29%) COBOL
3 11 (3.46%) SQL
4 7 (2.20%) C
5 5 (1.57%) PHP
6 3 (0.94%) C++
6 3 (0.94%) Objective-C
6 3 (0.94%) Java
7 2 (0.63%) C#
7 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.31%) Python
8 1 (0.31%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.31%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 48 (15.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.20%) QA
2 6 (1.89%) WCAG
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) cPanel
Vendors
1 59 (18.55%) Adobe
2 10 (3.14%) Oracle
3 7 (2.20%) Google
4 4 (1.26%) Informatica
5 3 (0.94%) Citrix
5 3 (0.94%) IBM
5 3 (0.94%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.94%) TOWER Software
6 2 (0.63%) Cognos
6 2 (0.63%) Facebook
6 2 (0.63%) Apple
7 1 (0.31%) ATG
7 1 (0.31%) SAP
7 1 (0.31%) Zend
7 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.31%) hybris
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 80000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago