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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 205 180 228
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 657 697 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.43% 1.59% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.70% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 528 559 536
Average salary £47,750 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.77% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,975 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
42908 41018 46961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.55% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35852 34457 40696
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -30 200 £47,000 +10.58% 27
Harrow - 10 £57,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 9 £65,000 -
Hounslow - 8 £52,500 -
Ruislip - 4 £25,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -18 2 £40,000 +20.30%
Hayes - 2 - - 2
Hammersmith - 2 £40,000 - 1
Croydon -11 1 £23,500 -32.85%
Mayfair - 1 £32,500 -
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 922 (55.95%) User Experience
2 676 (41.02%) HTML
3 632 (38.35%) CSS
4 564 (34.22%) Photoshop
5 479 (29.07%) Adobe
6 426 (25.85%) Adobe Illustrator
7 393 (23.85%) JavaScript
8 335 (20.33%) Marketing
9 300 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
10 272 (16.50%) Degree
11 263 (15.96%) HTML5
12 235 (14.26%) Finance
13 231 (14.02%) Axure RP
14 211 (12.80%) Android
15 206 (12.50%) E-Commerce
16 204 (12.38%) CSS3
17 199 (12.08%) Mobile App
18 180 (10.92%) jQuery
19 173 (10.50%) Apple iOS
20 154 (9.34%) Web Design
21 147 (8.92%) Responsive Web Design
22 136 (8.25%) Flash
23 130 (7.89%) Retail
24 129 (7.83%) OmniGraffle
25 127 (7.71%) InDesign
25 127 (7.71%) Advertising
26 124 (7.52%) Graphic Design
27 112 (6.80%) Scrum
28 106 (6.43%) Information Architecture
29 100 (6.07%) Analytics

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 46 (2.79%) CMS
2 31 (1.88%) WordPress
3 18 (1.09%) Drupal
4 14 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 12 (0.73%) Moodle
5 12 (0.73%) SharePoint
6 8 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.42%) Apache
8 6 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.30%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.24%) GemFire
11 3 (0.18%) IIS
11 3 (0.18%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.12%) Node.js
12 2 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.12%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.12%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 564 (34.22%) Photoshop
2 426 (25.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 129 (7.83%) OmniGraffle
4 127 (7.71%) InDesign
5 84 (5.10%) Adobe After Effects
6 45 (2.73%) Fireworks
7 43 (2.61%) MS Visio
8 38 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
9 27 (1.64%) MS Office
9 27 (1.64%) MS Excel
10 14 (0.85%) Maya
11 12 (0.73%) CINEMA 4D
12 10 (0.61%) AutoCAD
13 8 (0.49%) Acrobat
14 6 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
15 5 (0.30%) FreeHand
16 3 (0.18%) GIMP
17 2 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
17 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
18 1 (0.061%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 25 (1.52%) Magento
2 16 (0.97%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.30%) Sophis RISQUE
5 5 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (0.24%) SAP FSCM
6 4 (0.24%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.18%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.18%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle AGIS
8 2 (0.12%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.061%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.061%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.061%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.49%) IaaS
1 8 (0.49%) PaaS
2 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.12%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.12%) SaaS
5 1 (0.061%) CheetahMail
5 1 (0.061%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.46%) Internet
2 20 (1.21%) 4G
3 19 (1.15%) Firewall
4 18 (1.09%) LAN
5 16 (0.97%) WAN
6 10 (0.61%) TCAP
6 10 (0.61%) INAP
6 10 (0.61%) SS7
6 10 (0.61%) SIGTRAN
7 9 (0.55%) SAN
7 9 (0.55%) Wireless
7 9 (0.55%) Network Security
8 7 (0.42%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.42%) VPN
8 7 (0.42%) Intranet
9 6 (0.36%) BGP
9 6 (0.36%) MPLS
9 6 (0.36%) SSL
9 6 (0.36%) VoIP
10 5 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (2.25%) Oracle Database
4 29 (1.76%) MySQL
5 25 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (1.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 19 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
8 17 (1.03%) Cognos Report Studio
9 16 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (0.91%) Big Data
11 14 (0.85%) Cognos Event Studio
11 14 (0.85%) Cognos Metric Studio
11 14 (0.85%) Cognos Transformer
11 14 (0.85%) DecisionStream
12 10 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (0.55%) BusinessObjects XI
14 8 (0.49%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 231 (14.02%) Axure RP
2 88 (5.34%) Dreamweaver
3 52 (3.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 26 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 19 (1.15%) Git (software)
6 18 (1.09%) Toad
7 10 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (0.42%) JIRA
9 6 (0.36%) Grunt
10 5 (0.30%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.24%) Redmine
12 3 (0.18%) XMLSpy
13 2 (0.12%) Bower
13 2 (0.12%) Subversion
14 1 (0.061%) Maven
14 1 (0.061%) Oracle Designer 10g
14 1 (0.061%) TortoiseSVN
14 1 (0.061%) ProtoShare
14 1 (0.061%) Jenkins
General
1 335 (20.33%) Marketing
2 235 (14.26%) Finance
3 130 (7.89%) Retail
4 127 (7.71%) Advertising
5 85 (5.16%) Games
6 65 (3.94%) Banking
7 60 (3.64%) Telecoms
8 47 (2.85%) Multimedia
9 32 (1.94%) Publishing
10 20 (1.21%) Electronics
11 18 (1.09%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.61%) Interactive Media
13 8 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.42%) Music Industry
14 7 (0.42%) Legal
15 6 (0.36%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.30%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.30%) Automotive
16 5 (0.30%) Law
16 5 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 676 (41.02%) HTML
2 632 (38.35%) CSS
3 263 (15.96%) HTML5
4 204 (12.38%) CSS3
5 180 (10.92%) jQuery
6 136 (8.25%) Flash
7 64 (3.88%) XML
8 60 (3.64%) .NET
8 60 (3.64%) Ajax
9 50 (3.03%) XHTML
10 47 (2.85%) Web Services
11 40 (2.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (1.52%) Sass
12 25 (1.52%) ASP.NET
13 23 (1.40%) Middleware
14 21 (1.27%) SOAP
15 20 (1.21%) JSON
15 20 (1.21%) XSLT
16 19 (1.15%) XSD
17 16 (0.97%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 922 (55.95%) User Experience
2 199 (12.08%) Mobile App
3 124 (7.52%) Graphic Design
4 92 (5.58%) Social Media
5 90 (5.46%) Animation
6 81 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
7 78 (4.73%) Visualisation
8 54 (3.28%) Digital Media
9 45 (2.73%) iPhone
10 36 (2.18%) E-Learning
11 32 (1.94%) Motion Graphics
12 27 (1.64%) Psychology
13 23 (1.40%) iPad
14 18 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (1.09%) Photography
15 17 (1.03%) Computer Science
16 15 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 15 (0.91%) Mathematics
17 14 (0.85%) Open Source
17 14 (0.85%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 211 (12.80%) Android
2 173 (10.50%) Apple iOS
3 93 (5.64%) Windows
4 36 (2.18%) Linux
5 24 (1.46%) UNIX
6 15 (0.91%) Windows XP
7 14 (0.85%) AIX
8 9 (0.55%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.24%) Solaris
10 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.061%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.061%) HPUX
12 1 (0.061%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.061%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.061%) zOS
12 1 (0.061%) CentOS
12 1 (0.061%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 154 (9.34%) Web Design
4 147 (8.92%) Responsive Web Design
5 112 (6.80%) Scrum
6 106 (6.43%) Information Architecture
7 100 (6.07%) Analytics
8 78 (4.73%) User Experience Design
9 73 (4.43%) SEO
10 69 (4.19%) Project Management
11 66 (4.00%) Mentoring
12 60 (3.64%) Data Modelling
13 59 (3.58%) Web Development
14 58 (3.52%) Usability Testing
14 58 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (2.97%) SOA
15 49 (2.97%) Digital Marketing
15 49 (2.97%) Rapid Prototyping
16 48 (2.91%) Performance Tuning
17 44 (2.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 393 (23.85%) JavaScript
2 96 (5.83%) SQL
3 77 (4.67%) PHP
4 61 (3.70%) Java
5 38 (2.31%) C#
6 37 (2.25%) ActionScript
7 22 (1.33%) T-SQL
8 21 (1.27%) Erlang
9 20 (1.21%) ActionScript 3.0
10 19 (1.15%) ActionScript 2.0
11 11 (0.67%) Perl
12 10 (0.61%) XPath
13 9 (0.55%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.42%) Python
15 5 (0.30%) C++
16 4 (0.24%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.24%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.24%) XAML
16 4 (0.24%) C
17 2 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 272 (16.50%) Degree
2 33 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (1.82%) CCNP
4 24 (1.46%) CCDP
5 8 (0.49%) MBA
6 7 (0.42%) CCDA
7 6 (0.36%) CCIP
7 6 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (0.30%) CCNA
9 4 (0.24%) RHCE
9 4 (0.24%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.12%) CCEE
11 2 (0.12%) CCIA
11 2 (0.12%) VCAP
11 2 (0.12%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.12%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.12%) EMC Certification
11 2 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.00%) QA
2 4 (0.24%) SLA
2 4 (0.24%) COBIT
3 1 (0.061%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.18%) XenApp
5 3 (0.18%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.12%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.061%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (0.36%) Puppet
2 4 (0.24%) Cobbler
2 4 (0.24%) Plesk
3 2 (0.12%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.061%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.061%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.061%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.061%) SCOM
Vendors
1 479 (29.07%) Adobe
2 86 (5.22%) Oracle
3 81 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 48 (2.91%) Cisco
5 37 (2.25%) Twitter
6 34 (2.06%) Facebook
7 22 (1.33%) Cognos
8 21 (1.27%) SAP
8 21 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
9 20 (1.21%) Teradata
9 20 (1.21%) webMethods
10 19 (1.15%) VMware
10 19 (1.15%) Google
11 17 (1.03%) Business Objects
11 17 (1.03%) HP
12 15 (0.91%) Cognizant
13 14 (0.85%) Software AG
14 12 (0.73%) Demandware
14 12 (0.73%) CheckPoint
15 11 (0.67%) Avaya
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
NaturalMotion
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 2 days ago