The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Designer
Rank 265 301 276
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 36 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.27% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.29% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 51
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.22%
Senior 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
9008 11018 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.94% 92.67% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7799 9269 9767
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%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Designer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Designer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Senior Designer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title.

1 47 (72.31%) User Experience
2 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.31%) Adobe
4 17 (26.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (26.15%) Photoshop
5 16 (24.62%) CSS
5 16 (24.62%) HTML
6 15 (23.08%) Graphic Design
7 13 (20.00%) Usability Testing
7 13 (20.00%) Axure RP
8 12 (18.46%) InDesign
9 9 (13.85%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (12.31%) Information Architecture
11 7 (10.77%) Mobile App
11 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
11 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.77%) Retail
12 6 (9.23%) Banking
12 6 (9.23%) Data Protection
12 6 (9.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (7.69%) Mobile First
13 5 (7.69%) SWIFT
13 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
13 5 (7.69%) Android
13 5 (7.69%) Web Design
13 5 (7.69%) Adobe After Effects
13 5 (7.69%) Games
13 5 (7.69%) Legal
13 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
13 5 (7.69%) MS Visio

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 17 (26.15%) Photoshop
1 17 (26.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (18.46%) InDesign
3 6 (9.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 5 (7.69%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (4.62%) CINEMA 4D
5 3 (4.62%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 4 (6.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (10.77%) Retail
2 6 (9.23%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Legal
3 5 (7.69%) Games
4 3 (4.62%) Finance
4 3 (4.62%) Automotive
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
5 2 (3.08%) Advertising
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) HTML
1 16 (24.62%) CSS
2 4 (6.15%) Flash
2 4 (6.15%) HTML5
3 3 (4.62%) CSS3
4 1 (1.54%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (1.54%) Symfony
4 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (72.31%) User Experience
2 15 (23.08%) Graphic Design
3 7 (10.77%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.69%) SWIFT
5 3 (4.62%) Psychology
5 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.08%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.08%) Social Media
7 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.54%) FMCG
7 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.54%) Animation
7 1 (1.54%) DTV
7 1 (1.54%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Android
1 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) Usability Testing
3 9 (13.85%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (12.31%) Information Architecture
5 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.23%) Data Protection
7 5 (7.69%) Web Design
7 5 (7.69%) Mobile First
8 3 (4.62%) Industrial Design
9 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.08%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (3.08%) Display Advertising
10 1 (1.54%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.54%) Time Management
10 1 (1.54%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.54%) Data Modelling
10 1 (1.54%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.54%) Project Management
10 1 (1.54%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.54%) PHP
2 1 (1.54%) Python
2 1 (1.54%) R
2 1 (1.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Adobe
2 1 (1.54%) Zend
2 1 (1.54%) SAP