The table below looks at the statistics for the Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 220 155 185
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 606 979 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.36% 2.00% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 2.13% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 456 731 610
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41729 46010 42261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.81% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35204 38108 35722
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Designer
Salary Trend in London

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

Designer Salary Trend in London

Designer
Salary Histogram in London

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

Designer Salary Histogram in London

Designer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -75 145 £50,000 +20.48% 20
Harrow -3 6 £18,500 -63.00%
Twickenham - 4 £55,000 -
Docklands, London -3 3 £65,000 -
Hounslow +14 2 £58,750 +6.81%
Croydon +6 2 £37,500 -
Rainham - 2 £41,500 -
Ealing - 2 - -
Wimbledon -8 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Designer in their job title.

1 673 (53.63%) User Experience
2 499 (39.76%) HTML
3 449 (35.78%) CSS
4 382 (30.44%) Photoshop
5 327 (26.06%) Adobe
6 308 (24.54%) Adobe Illustrator
7 292 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
8 218 (17.37%) Finance
9 215 (17.13%) JavaScript
10 197 (15.70%) Marketing
11 195 (15.54%) Degree
12 194 (15.46%) Axure RP
13 183 (14.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 150 (11.95%) Web Design
15 146 (11.63%) HTML5
16 121 (9.64%) Responsive Web Design
17 119 (9.48%) Information Architecture
17 119 (9.48%) Mobile App
18 118 (9.40%) E-Commerce
19 110 (8.76%) Graphic Design
20 108 (8.61%) OmniGraffle
21 105 (8.37%) Banking
22 101 (8.05%) Flash
23 96 (7.65%) CSS3
24 91 (7.25%) Android
25 90 (7.17%) Apple iOS
26 85 (6.77%) jQuery
27 81 (6.45%) Analytics
28 80 (6.37%) Scrum
29 79 (6.29%) Retail

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (3.51%) CMS
2 29 (2.31%) CICS
3 25 (1.99%) WordPress
4 9 (0.72%) SAS
4 9 (0.72%) Moodle
5 6 (0.48%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.40%) IIS
6 5 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.32%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.32%) Drupal
7 4 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.24%) Apache
9 2 (0.16%) Node.js
9 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.16%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.16%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.16%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.080%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.080%) Content Management Server
10 1 (0.080%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 382 (30.44%) Photoshop
2 308 (24.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 183 (14.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 108 (8.61%) OmniGraffle
5 74 (5.90%) InDesign
6 44 (3.51%) MS Visio
7 35 (2.79%) Fireworks
8 32 (2.55%) Adobe After Effects
9 29 (2.31%) MS Excel
10 25 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
11 13 (1.04%) MS Office
12 8 (0.64%) Adobe Premiere
13 5 (0.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 5 (0.40%) CINEMA 4D
13 5 (0.40%) PTC Creo
13 5 (0.40%) GIMP
14 4 (0.32%) Acrobat
15 3 (0.24%) Maya
15 3 (0.24%) PowerPivot
15 3 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 19 (1.51%) Magento
2 10 (0.80%) WebTrends
3 6 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.080%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.080%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.080%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.35%) Google Analytics
2 12 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.56%) GitHub
3 7 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.080%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.080%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (0.080%) Office 365
4 1 (0.080%) IaaS
4 1 (0.080%) SaaS
4 1 (0.080%) PaaS
4 1 (0.080%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.43%) Internet
2 21 (1.67%) Wireless
3 19 (1.51%) Firewall
4 16 (1.27%) LAN
5 15 (1.20%) Wireless Security
5 15 (1.20%) IP Telephony
6 12 (0.96%) CTI
7 7 (0.56%) WAN
7 7 (0.56%) VoIP
8 6 (0.48%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (0.40%) SAN
9 5 (0.40%) DAB
9 5 (0.40%) 4G
10 4 (0.32%) VPN
11 3 (0.24%) Intranet
11 3 (0.24%) Network Security
12 2 (0.16%) WebEx
12 2 (0.16%) NFC
12 2 (0.16%) MPLS
12 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (1.99%) SQL Server
3 21 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (1.35%) DB2
6 16 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.04%) MySQL
7 13 (1.04%) Big Data
7 13 (1.04%) Hadoop
8 12 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
8 12 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (0.80%) Cognos Transformer
9 10 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (0.72%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.56%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.48%) Cognos Report Studio
13 6 (0.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 6 (0.48%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 194 (15.46%) Axure RP
2 56 (4.46%) Dreamweaver
2 56 (4.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 23 (1.83%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.64%) JIRA
5 7 (0.56%) Toad
5 7 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (0.56%) JSHint
5 7 (0.56%) Jasmine
6 6 (0.48%) Selenium
6 6 (0.48%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.32%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.24%) JUnit
9 3 (0.24%) Subversion
9 3 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.24%) Sublime Text
10 2 (0.16%) Mockito
10 2 (0.16%) Grunt
General
1 218 (17.37%) Finance
2 197 (15.70%) Marketing
3 105 (8.37%) Banking
4 79 (6.29%) Retail
5 59 (4.70%) Games
6 55 (4.38%) Advertising
7 39 (3.11%) Publishing
8 37 (2.95%) Telecoms
9 31 (2.47%) Multimedia
10 12 (0.96%) Automotive
11 11 (0.88%) Legal
12 10 (0.80%) Law
13 6 (0.48%) Interactive Media
14 5 (0.40%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.32%) Music Industry
15 4 (0.32%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.32%) Electronics
15 4 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 499 (39.76%) HTML
2 449 (35.78%) CSS
3 146 (11.63%) HTML5
4 101 (8.05%) Flash
5 96 (7.65%) CSS3
6 85 (6.77%) jQuery
7 53 (4.22%) XML
8 41 (3.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 30 (2.39%) .NET
10 28 (2.23%) XHTML
11 19 (1.51%) SOAP
12 16 (1.27%) REST
12 16 (1.27%) Sass
13 15 (1.20%) LESS
14 14 (1.12%) JSON
14 14 (1.12%) XSLT
15 13 (1.04%) Web Services
15 13 (1.04%) Ajax
16 12 (0.96%) ASP.NET
17 11 (0.88%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 673 (53.63%) User Experience
2 119 (9.48%) Mobile App
3 110 (8.76%) Graphic Design
4 70 (5.58%) Social Media
5 52 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (3.27%) Visualisation
7 37 (2.95%) E-Learning
8 33 (2.63%) Computer Science
9 31 (2.47%) Mainframe
10 25 (1.99%) Animation
10 25 (1.99%) SWIFT
11 21 (1.67%) iPhone
11 21 (1.67%) Digital Media
12 18 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (1.27%) Video Editing
13 16 (1.27%) Copywriting
14 14 (1.12%) Blog
15 13 (1.04%) Online Banking
16 12 (0.96%) IVR
17 11 (0.88%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 91 (7.25%) Android
2 90 (7.17%) Apple iOS
3 49 (3.90%) Windows
4 16 (1.27%) Linux
5 15 (1.20%) UNIX
6 12 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (0.64%) Windows XP
8 7 (0.56%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.40%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (23.27%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (11.95%) Web Design
3 121 (9.64%) Responsive Web Design
4 119 (9.48%) Information Architecture
5 118 (9.40%) E-Commerce
6 81 (6.45%) Analytics
7 80 (6.37%) Scrum
8 56 (4.46%) UX Design
9 53 (4.22%) Mentoring
10 51 (4.06%) User Stories
11 49 (3.90%) Usability Testing
12 48 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
13 46 (3.67%) SOA
14 45 (3.59%) Web Development
15 42 (3.35%) ETL
16 40 (3.19%) Product Management
17 37 (2.95%) Data Modelling
17 37 (2.95%) Stakeholder Management
18 35 (2.79%) B2B
19 34 (2.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 215 (17.13%) JavaScript
2 63 (5.02%) SQL
3 57 (4.54%) Java
4 28 (2.23%) PHP
5 27 (2.15%) COBOL
6 24 (1.91%) ActionScript
7 18 (1.43%) ActionScript 2.0
8 16 (1.27%) C#
9 15 (1.20%) C
10 6 (0.48%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.48%) Ruby
10 6 (0.48%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.40%) Scala
11 5 (0.40%) R
11 5 (0.40%) ActionScript 3.0
12 4 (0.32%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.32%) Perl
12 4 (0.32%) Python
13 3 (0.24%) C++
14 2 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 195 (15.54%) Degree
2 28 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (2.15%) CCIE
4 21 (1.67%) Security Cleared
5 18 (1.43%) CCNP
6 17 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.20%) CCSA
8 8 (0.64%) CCDA
8 8 (0.64%) CCDP
9 6 (0.48%) VCAP
9 6 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.48%) VCDX
9 6 (0.48%) CCIP
10 5 (0.40%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.16%) ISEB
13 1 (0.080%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.080%) JNCIE
13 1 (0.080%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.90%) QA
2 5 (0.40%) ISO 9001
2 5 (0.40%) ISO 14001
2 5 (0.40%) CRD IV
3 2 (0.16%) WCAG
3 2 (0.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.080%) WAI
4 1 (0.080%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.24%) XenApp
3 3 (0.24%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (0.40%) Hyperic
2 4 (0.32%) Puppet
3 3 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.16%) Plesk
4 2 (0.16%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.080%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.080%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 327 (26.06%) Adobe
2 68 (5.42%) Oracle
3 37 (2.95%) Microsoft
4 26 (2.07%) Cisco
5 21 (1.67%) Google
6 17 (1.35%) Facebook
6 17 (1.35%) Demandware
7 16 (1.27%) CheckPoint
7 16 (1.27%) Maxymiser
8 15 (1.20%) Juniper
8 15 (1.20%) Cognos
9 14 (1.12%) IBM
10 12 (0.96%) KANA
10 12 (0.96%) Teradata
11 10 (0.80%) hybris
12 9 (0.72%) HP
12 9 (0.72%) Citrix
12 9 (0.72%) VMware
13 8 (0.64%) Blackboard
13 8 (0.64%) Informatica
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Recruit Creatives
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus company benefits and share opti
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Equity
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Aquent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago