The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Designer
Rank 882 825 881
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Designer 5 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.028% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.029% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 10
Average salary £52,500 £67,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +75.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £36,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £71,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £67,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +82.43%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107389 99686 111626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 87952 83910 96377
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Software Designer
UK

Software Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Software Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Designer Salary Trend in England

Software Designer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Software Designer Salary Histogram in England

Software 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 Software Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -43 2 £61,250 +22.50%
South West -13 1 £37,500 -10.41%
South East -31 1 £40,500 -42.14%
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Software Designer
UK

Software Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software 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 Software Designer in their job title.

1 10 (76.92%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) OO
3 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) Data Management
6 5 (38.46%) Equities
6 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
6 5 (38.46%) FTP
6 5 (38.46%) Project Management
6 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
6 5 (38.46%) OOP
6 5 (38.46%) HTML
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
6 5 (38.46%) Rational Application Developer
6 5 (38.46%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (38.46%) Master Data Management
7 4 (30.77%) HTML5
7 4 (30.77%) DSDM
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) MVC
8 3 (23.08%) TDD

Software Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Software 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 Software Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) FTP
2 1 (7.69%) IPv4
2 1 (7.69%) IPv6
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (38.46%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) Spring Integration
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) J2SE
6 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Equities
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Web 2.0
3 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) OO
2 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Master Data Management
4 4 (30.77%) DSDM
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (23.08%) RUP
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Delphi
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft