The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank 240 308 308
Rank change year-on-year
+68 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 16 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.14% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.14% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 8
Average salary £55,750 £62,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.80% +14.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,200 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £47,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+42.10% -11.21%
Solutions 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
6294 9752 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 8452 8446
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in the City of London

Solutions Designer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Designer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Solutions Designer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title.

1 21 (80.77%) Banking
2 18 (69.23%) Finance
3 14 (53.85%) CICS
3 14 (53.85%) Mainframe
3 14 (53.85%) COBOL
3 14 (53.85%) DB2
4 12 (46.15%) Change Management
5 10 (38.46%) SOA
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle
7 7 (26.92%) Java
8 6 (23.08%) IBM
8 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
8 6 (23.08%) JCL
8 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (23.08%) SWIFT
9 5 (19.23%) SDLC
9 5 (19.23%) Unix
10 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
12 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
12 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
12 2 (7.69%) Middleware
12 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (7.69%) Linux
12 2 (7.69%) MCSE
12 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
12 2 (7.69%) CRM
12 2 (7.69%) Siebel
12 2 (7.69%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (53.85%) CICS
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) DB2
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 21 (80.77%) Banking
2 18 (69.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
1 2 (7.69%) SOAP
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
1 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Mainframe
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (23.08%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.85%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Change Management
2 10 (38.46%) SOA
3 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 5 (19.23%) SDLC
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) COBOL
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) JCL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SEPA
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Siebel