The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Software Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Designer
Rank 882 913 944
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Designer 14 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.007% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.007% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 6
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £55,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +6.28%
Software 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
88902 96228 105919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.52% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75555 79766 87460
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Software Designer in the job title.

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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands - 8 £50,000 -
London 0 2 £70,000 +64.70%
East Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
South East +17 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Software Designer
UK

Software Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Software Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Software Designer in the job title.

1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) .NET
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) SDLC
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
6 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
6 5 (22.73%) Retail
7 4 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) SOA
7 4 (18.18%) C++
7 4 (18.18%) SOAP
7 4 (18.18%) C
7 4 (18.18%) XML
8 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (13.64%) JBoss
8 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
8 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 3 (13.64%) Windows
8 3 (13.64%) J2EE
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.64%) ATM
8 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) OOD

Software Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) JBoss
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Summit
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) ATM
2 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Clang
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
3 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.09%) Games
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) SOAP
2 4 (18.18%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) J2EE
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) MFC
4 2 (9.09%) OpenGL
4 2 (9.09%) Qt
4 2 (9.09%) STL
4 2 (9.09%) wxWidgets
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware
5 1 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Ergonomics
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Mac OS
2 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) SDLC
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
5 4 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) DevOps
6 3 (13.64%) MSF
6 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (13.64%) OOD
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C
3 4 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.55%) ISO13485
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO