The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Designer
Rank 746 794 830
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 120 70 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.068% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.072% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 112 60 20
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £28,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £75,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £36,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+52.77% -28.00%
Lead Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Lead Designer Salary Trend in England

Lead Designer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Lead Designer Salary Histogram in England

Lead Designer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +43 67 £65,000 +7.88% 2
South East +21 17 £57,500 +15.00%
South West +6 13 £43,000 -21.81%
North West +1 13 £65,000 +132.14%
Yorkshire -20 6 £48,750 +35.41% 1
East Midlands - 4 £75,000 -
Lead Designer
UK

Lead Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 133 (54.51%) User Experience
2 89 (36.48%) HTML
3 82 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (22.95%) JavaScript
5 53 (21.72%) Finance
6 52 (21.31%) CSS
7 49 (20.08%) Apple iOS
8 42 (17.21%) Axure RP
9 41 (16.80%) HTML5
10 37 (15.16%) Mobile App
11 35 (14.34%) Android
12 28 (11.48%) Git (software)
12 28 (11.48%) Information Architecture
13 27 (11.07%) Photoshop
13 27 (11.07%) Scrum
14 26 (10.66%) Adobe
14 26 (10.66%) SQL
15 25 (10.25%) Adobe Illustrator
15 25 (10.25%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (9.84%) OmniGraffle
17 23 (9.43%) Marketing
18 22 (9.02%) Web Services
18 22 (9.02%) Degree
19 21 (8.61%) QA
19 21 (8.61%) IBM
20 20 (8.20%) E-Commerce
20 20 (8.20%) Mentoring
20 20 (8.20%) .NET
20 20 (8.20%) Graphic Design
21 19 (7.79%) Twitter Bootstrap

Lead Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 15 (6.15%) Node.js
2 8 (3.28%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.87%) JBoss
4 6 (2.46%) IBM Notes
5 5 (2.05%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.05%) PowerExchange
6 3 (1.23%) WordPress
6 3 (1.23%) Moodle
6 3 (1.23%) Confluence
6 3 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.41%) GemFire
Applications
1 27 (11.07%) Photoshop
2 25 (10.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (9.84%) OmniGraffle
4 16 (6.56%) MS Excel
5 12 (4.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (4.51%) MS Office
7 7 (2.87%) Fireworks
8 5 (2.05%) InDesign
8 5 (2.05%) Inkscape
9 3 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.41%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.51%) Magento
2 6 (2.46%) SAP FSCM
2 6 (2.46%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (2.46%) SAP CO
2 6 (2.46%) SAP FI
3 5 (2.05%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.82%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.41%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.41%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.28%) GitHub
2 1 (0.41%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.33%) Internet
2 6 (2.46%) VPN
3 5 (2.05%) LAN
3 5 (2.05%) WAN
3 5 (2.05%) MPLS
3 5 (2.05%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.64%) Network Security
4 4 (1.64%) OSPF
4 4 (1.64%) BGP
4 4 (1.64%) H.323
4 4 (1.64%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.23%) IPv4
5 3 (1.23%) IPv6
5 3 (1.23%) IPsec
6 2 (0.82%) SAN
6 2 (0.82%) Firewall
6 2 (0.82%) HTTP
6 2 (0.82%) DNS
6 2 (0.82%) DHCP
7 1 (0.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (5.74%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.46%) DB2
6 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.23%) Big Data
7 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (17.21%) Axure RP
2 28 (11.48%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 8 (3.28%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (3.28%) JSHint
4 8 (3.28%) Jasmine
4 8 (3.28%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.46%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.64%) Subversion
7 3 (1.23%) JIRA
8 2 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.82%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 53 (21.72%) Finance
2 23 (9.43%) Marketing
3 16 (6.56%) Banking
4 12 (4.92%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.28%) Publishing
6 6 (2.46%) Games
7 5 (2.05%) Legal
8 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.23%) Advertising
8 3 (1.23%) Retail
9 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.82%) Military
9 2 (0.82%) Automotive
10 1 (0.41%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (36.48%) HTML
2 52 (21.31%) CSS
3 41 (16.80%) HTML5
4 22 (9.02%) Web Services
5 20 (8.20%) .NET
6 19 (7.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (6.15%) Apache Cordova
7 15 (6.15%) Sencha Touch
7 15 (6.15%) jQuery
8 12 (4.92%) ASP.NET
8 12 (4.92%) Middleware
9 10 (4.10%) CSS3
10 9 (3.69%) LESS
10 9 (3.69%) Flash
11 8 (3.28%) RESTful
11 8 (3.28%) Backbone.js
12 7 (2.87%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.87%) XML
13 5 (2.05%) Velocity
14 4 (1.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 133 (54.51%) User Experience
2 37 (15.16%) Mobile App
3 20 (8.20%) Graphic Design
4 12 (4.92%) Social Media
4 12 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.51%) Digital Media
6 9 (3.69%) Copywriting
6 9 (3.69%) IBM Mainframe
6 9 (3.69%) Tandem
6 9 (3.69%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.46%) FMCG
8 5 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.23%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.23%) Open Source
10 3 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.23%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.23%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.08%) Apple iOS
2 35 (14.34%) Android
3 17 (6.97%) UNIX
4 16 (6.56%) Windows
5 5 (2.05%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.64%) Linux
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.82%) SUSE
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (11.48%) Information Architecture
3 27 (11.07%) Scrum
4 25 (10.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (8.20%) E-Commerce
5 20 (8.20%) Mentoring
6 14 (5.74%) User Stories
6 14 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (5.33%) Content Management
8 12 (4.92%) SOA
8 12 (4.92%) Analytics
9 11 (4.51%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (4.51%) UX Design
9 11 (4.51%) Business Development
10 10 (4.10%) ETL
11 9 (3.69%) Project Management
11 9 (3.69%) Industrial Design
11 9 (3.69%) Test Management
11 9 (3.69%) Problem Management
11 9 (3.69%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (22.95%) JavaScript
2 26 (10.66%) SQL
3 16 (6.56%) C#
4 15 (6.15%) Objective-C
5 11 (4.51%) Java
6 4 (1.64%) PHP
7 3 (1.23%) ABAP
8 1 (0.41%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.41%) Python
8 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (9.02%) Degree
2 9 (3.69%) ISTQB
2 9 (3.69%) ISEB
3 8 (3.28%) MCSE
3 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.46%) CCNP
6 4 (1.64%) JNCIS
6 4 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.64%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.23%) CCA
8 2 (0.82%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.41%) CCIE
9 1 (0.41%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.61%) QA
2 5 (2.05%) WCAG
3 1 (0.41%) CRD IV
System Software
1 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (5.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 26 (10.66%) Adobe
2 21 (8.61%) IBM
3 17 (6.97%) Oracle
4 15 (6.15%) SAP
4 15 (6.15%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.15%) Sencha
5 11 (4.51%) Demandware
5 11 (4.51%) hybris
6 10 (4.10%) Informatica
7 8 (3.28%) Cisco
7 8 (3.28%) Twitter
8 7 (2.87%) Juniper
9 6 (2.46%) Lotus
9 6 (2.46%) HP
10 4 (1.64%) iRise
10 4 (1.64%) Teradata
11 3 (1.23%) Tandberg
11 3 (1.23%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.82%) VMware
12 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago