The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Designer
Rank 169 157 147
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 2 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.058% 0.43% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.45% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 10
Average salary £62,500 £48,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £53,500 £45,850
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.08% +18.88%
Solutions 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
3366 3125 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.40% 96.04% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2429 2417
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in Leeds

Solutions Designer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality