The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Designer
Rank 292 311 305
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 11 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 14
Average salary £65,000 £71,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +43.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £46,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Lead 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
8988 10867 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.91% 92.63% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7763 9145 9766
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Designer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lead Designer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Designer across the City of London region.

Lead Designer Salary Trend in the City of London

Lead Designer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Lead Designer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Lead Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Designer in their job title.

1 19 (86.36%) User Experience
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) Industrial Design
3 10 (45.45%) Degree
3 10 (45.45%) Graphic Design
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 9 (40.91%) Photoshop
5 8 (36.36%) Copywriting
5 8 (36.36%) Scrum
5 8 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
5 8 (36.36%) Social Media
6 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
7 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) Adobe
8 3 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (9.09%) SWIFT
9 2 (9.09%) UX Design
9 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
9 2 (9.09%) CICS
9 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
9 2 (9.09%) COBOL
9 2 (9.09%) DB2
9 2 (9.09%) Validation
9 2 (9.09%) Banking
9 2 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (9.09%) SOA
9 2 (9.09%) Video Editing
9 2 (9.09%) Psychology

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) CICS
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Photoshop
2 8 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) XHTML
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) User Experience
2 10 (45.45%) Graphic Design
3 8 (36.36%) Copywriting
3 8 (36.36%) Social Media
4 2 (9.09%) SWIFT
4 2 (9.09%) Video Editing
4 2 (9.09%) Psychology
4 2 (9.09%) Human Factors
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.55%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Industrial Design
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 2 (9.09%) UX Design
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) SEO
7 1 (4.55%) Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
7 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) COBOL
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) Google