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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Designer
Rank 247 207 171
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 543 653 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.32% 1.57% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.64% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 417 545 685
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
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
39261 39886 40581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.75% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33887 33811 33189
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -22 81 £55,375 +10.75% 30
Kingston Upon Thames +4 10 £40,000 -
Hounslow -6 6 - -
Surbiton - 4 £39,500 -
Clapham - 4 £50,000 -
Croydon - 2 £45,000 -
Orpington - 2 £21,000 - 1
Ealing -26 1 £57,500 - 1
Westminster - 1 £35,000 -
Paddington - 1 £52,500 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £45,000 -
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 682 (62.34%) User Experience
2 384 (35.10%) HTML
3 333 (30.44%) CSS
4 332 (30.35%) Photoshop
5 327 (29.89%) Adobe Illustrator
6 319 (29.16%) Adobe
7 279 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
8 221 (20.20%) Marketing
9 220 (20.11%) JavaScript
10 177 (16.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 166 (15.17%) Degree
12 154 (14.08%) HTML5
13 148 (13.53%) Finance
14 143 (13.07%) Axure RP
15 142 (12.98%) E-Commerce
16 128 (11.70%) Responsive Web Design
17 119 (10.88%) CSS3
18 102 (9.32%) Mobile App
19 99 (9.05%) Information Architecture
20 92 (8.41%) Graphic Design
21 91 (8.32%) Typography
22 87 (7.95%) Web Design
23 85 (7.77%) Usability Testing
24 84 (7.68%) jQuery
25 82 (7.50%) Front End Development
26 74 (6.76%) Banking
27 72 (6.58%) Android
27 72 (6.58%) OmniGraffle
27 72 (6.58%) Analytics
28 71 (6.49%) InDesign

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 50 (4.57%) CMS
2 41 (3.75%) WordPress
3 16 (1.46%) CICS
4 14 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.19%) Drupal
6 10 (0.91%) Node.js
6 10 (0.91%) Umbraco
7 9 (0.82%) Kentico
7 9 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (0.82%) Sitefinity
8 7 (0.64%) Confluence
9 6 (0.55%) DNN
9 6 (0.55%) Immediacy CMS
10 4 (0.37%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.18%) Moodle
11 2 (0.18%) Mule
11 2 (0.18%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.18%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 332 (30.35%) Photoshop
2 327 (29.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 177 (16.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 72 (6.58%) OmniGraffle
5 71 (6.49%) InDesign
6 41 (3.75%) MS Office
7 34 (3.11%) Fireworks
8 33 (3.02%) Adobe After Effects
9 25 (2.29%) MS Excel
10 23 (2.10%) MS Visio
11 22 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (0.91%) Acrobat
12 10 (0.91%) CINEMA 4D
13 5 (0.46%) ImageReady
13 5 (0.46%) Maya
14 4 (0.37%) 3ds Max
15 3 (0.27%) Final Cut Pro
16 1 (0.091%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 19 (1.74%) Magento
2 7 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.37%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.27%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
5 2 (0.18%) Documaker
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.18%) Global One
5 2 (0.18%) GoldMine
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.46%) Google Analytics
1 16 (1.46%) SaaS
2 13 (1.19%) GitHub
3 10 (0.91%) MailChimp
4 7 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (0.27%) AdWords
5 3 (0.27%) Office 365
6 2 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.091%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.091%) IaaS
7 1 (0.091%) Taleo
7 1 (0.091%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.19%) SAN
2 16 (1.46%) Wireless
3 15 (1.37%) Firewall
4 10 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (0.82%) WAN
6 7 (0.64%) Internet
6 7 (0.64%) IP Telephony
6 7 (0.64%) LAN
6 7 (0.64%) MPLS
7 6 (0.55%) 2G
7 6 (0.55%) 3G
7 6 (0.55%) 4G
7 6 (0.55%) Cisco IPT
7 6 (0.55%) Diameter Protocol
7 6 (0.55%) MVNO
7 6 (0.55%) Network Security
8 5 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (0.46%) Intranet
8 5 (0.46%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (4.02%) MySQL
2 42 (3.84%) SQL Server
3 19 (1.74%) Big Data
3 19 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (1.46%) DB2
7 14 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (1.10%) PerformancePoint
8 12 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (0.64%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.55%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.27%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.27%) OLTP
11 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 143 (13.07%) Axure RP
2 48 (4.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 22 (2.01%) Dreamweaver
4 13 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.10%) JIRA
6 10 (0.91%) Git (software)
7 8 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.55%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.55%) Maven
9 4 (0.37%) Ant
9 4 (0.37%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.37%) EasyMock
9 4 (0.37%) JUnit
9 4 (0.37%) Mockito
9 4 (0.37%) Selenium
9 4 (0.37%) Xcode
10 3 (0.27%) Subversion
10 3 (0.27%) XMLSpy
11 2 (0.18%) Grunt
11 2 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 221 (20.20%) Marketing
2 148 (13.53%) Finance
3 74 (6.76%) Banking
4 65 (5.94%) Retail
5 52 (4.75%) Advertising
5 52 (4.75%) Games
6 24 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.01%) Multimedia
8 17 (1.55%) Publishing
9 14 (1.28%) Legal
10 10 (0.91%) Electronics
11 9 (0.82%) Billing
12 7 (0.64%) German Language
12 7 (0.64%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.55%) Automotive
13 6 (0.55%) Interactive Media
14 5 (0.46%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.46%) Japanese Language
14 5 (0.46%) Law
15 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (35.10%) HTML
2 333 (30.44%) CSS
3 154 (14.08%) HTML5
4 119 (10.88%) CSS3
5 84 (7.68%) jQuery
6 52 (4.75%) Flash
7 35 (3.20%) .NET
8 30 (2.74%) Ajax
8 30 (2.74%) XML
9 27 (2.47%) AngularJS
9 27 (2.47%) Sass
10 24 (2.19%) Backbone.js
10 24 (2.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (1.46%) SOAP
12 14 (1.28%) J2EE
13 13 (1.19%) JSON
13 13 (1.19%) Middleware
14 12 (1.10%) LESS
14 12 (1.10%) MDX
15 11 (1.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 682 (62.34%) User Experience
2 102 (9.32%) Mobile App
3 92 (8.41%) Graphic Design
4 65 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (4.66%) Social Media
6 36 (3.29%) Animation
7 30 (2.74%) Visualisation
8 23 (2.10%) Clustering
8 23 (2.10%) Replication
9 22 (2.01%) Fintech
9 22 (2.01%) Motion Graphics
10 21 (1.92%) Digital Media
11 18 (1.65%) Mainframe
12 14 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.28%) NHS
13 13 (1.19%) 3D Graphics
14 12 (1.10%) SWIFT
15 11 (1.01%) Computer Science
15 11 (1.01%) W3C
16 10 (0.91%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 72 (6.58%) Android
2 64 (5.85%) Apple iOS
3 43 (3.93%) Windows
4 39 (3.56%) Unix
5 35 (3.20%) Linux
6 25 (2.29%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.73%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.091%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.091%) Solaris
9 1 (0.091%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.091%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (12.98%) E-Commerce
3 128 (11.70%) Responsive Web Design
4 99 (9.05%) Information Architecture
5 91 (8.32%) Typography
6 87 (7.95%) Web Design
7 85 (7.77%) Usability Testing
8 82 (7.50%) Front End Development
9 72 (6.58%) Analytics
10 58 (5.30%) Mentoring
11 55 (5.03%) Data Protection
12 54 (4.94%) UX Design
12 54 (4.94%) Web Development
13 49 (4.48%) B2B
14 46 (4.20%) SEO
15 43 (3.93%) Stakeholder Management
16 41 (3.75%) Project Management
17 39 (3.56%) Scrum
18 35 (3.20%) SOA
19 32 (2.93%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 220 (20.11%) JavaScript
2 42 (3.84%) C
2 42 (3.84%) SQL
3 37 (3.38%) Java
4 31 (2.83%) PHP
5 16 (1.46%) COBOL
6 12 (1.10%) Ruby
7 10 (0.91%) C++
8 7 (0.64%) JCL
8 7 (0.64%) XAML
9 6 (0.55%) C#
10 5 (0.46%) ActionScript
10 5 (0.46%) Apple Swift
10 5 (0.46%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.37%) Python
12 3 (0.27%) ActionScript 2.0
12 3 (0.27%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (0.27%) Perl
13 2 (0.18%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.091%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 166 (15.17%) Degree
2 33 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.83%) DV Cleared
4 23 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (1.55%) CCIE
5 17 (1.55%) CCNP
6 12 (1.10%) CCDP
7 7 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.55%) CCVP
8 6 (0.55%) MCSE
8 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.46%) CCDA
9 5 (0.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 4 (0.37%) CCNA
11 3 (0.27%) CCIP
11 3 (0.27%) CISSP
11 3 (0.27%) PhD
12 1 (0.091%) MCSA
12 1 (0.091%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.38%) QA
2 13 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.73%) SEPA
4 5 (0.46%) WCAG
5 4 (0.37%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.27%) SLA
7 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.18%) WAI
8 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.18%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.091%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.091%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 22 (2.01%) Hyperic
2 15 (1.37%) Plesk
3 2 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.091%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 319 (29.16%) Adobe
2 61 (5.58%) Microsoft
3 54 (4.94%) Oracle
4 43 (3.93%) Google
5 39 (3.56%) Cisco
6 25 (2.29%) Citrix
6 25 (2.29%) HP
6 25 (2.29%) VMware
7 23 (2.10%) NetApp
7 23 (2.10%) Symantec
8 22 (2.01%) SolarWinds
9 17 (1.55%) Apple
10 15 (1.37%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.01%) Palo Alto
12 10 (0.91%) IBM
12 10 (0.91%) webMethods
13 9 (0.82%) Sitecore
13 9 (0.82%) Sony
13 9 (0.82%) TIBCO
14 8 (0.73%) Talend
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Vitamin T
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50K - £60K plus fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
MatchesFashion.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Project People Ltd.
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: D.O.E
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 Plus beneifits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life assurance an
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
NTT DATA
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
NTT DATA
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + bonus, shares, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Medical + Pensions + Holi
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xcede
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
JWResource
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + sign on bonus & great benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £400 - £420
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Cube Consulting
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago