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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Designer
Rank 179 158 158
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 1 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.030% 0.55% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.58% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 5
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
3244 3121 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.04% 96.18% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2605 2441 2439
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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
2 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
3 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) BPEL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (14.29%) WF
3 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Data Quality

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Star Schema
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 2 (14.29%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) BPEL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft