The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Designer
Rank 166 179 148
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 12 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.16% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.17% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £53,750 £59,000
% change year-on-year
+6.97% -8.89%
Lead Designer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3365 3540 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.19% 96.56% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2672 2719 1908
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Lead Designer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Lead Designer Salary Trend in Leeds

Lead Designer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Designer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Lead Designer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lead Designer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (73.33%) User Experience
2 9 (60.00%) Information Architecture
3 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) Web Design
5 5 (33.33%) Sass
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Web Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) QA
6 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) Validation
6 3 (20.00%) Flash
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) B2B
6 3 (20.00%) B2C
6 3 (20.00%) Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) User Stories
7 2 (13.33%) UX Design
8 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (6.67%) Marketing
8 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (6.67%) Photoshop

Lead Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) Sass
3 3 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Information Architecture
2 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
3 6 (40.00%) Web Design
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (20.00%) B2B
5 3 (20.00%) B2C
5 3 (20.00%) Validation
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) UX Design
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
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