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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Designer
Rank 218 202 179
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 621 710 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.40% 1.51% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.62% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 523 571 588
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,975 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
41405 43906 41833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.16% 93.53% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35392 36667 35123
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -23 149 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Harrow +11 5 £33,000 -42.60%
Clapham - 4 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf -2 2 £60,000 +20.00%
Ealing - 2 £55,000 - 1
Rainham - 1 £46,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £55,000 - 1
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 700 (57.33%) User Experience
2 471 (38.57%) HTML
3 407 (33.33%) CSS
4 367 (30.06%) Photoshop
5 344 (28.17%) Adobe
6 323 (26.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 290 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
8 234 (19.16%) Finance
9 219 (17.94%) Degree
10 210 (17.20%) Marketing
11 201 (16.46%) JavaScript
12 198 (16.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 178 (14.58%) Axure RP
14 154 (12.61%) Responsive Web Design
15 139 (11.38%) Banking
16 136 (11.14%) E-Commerce
17 135 (11.06%) Web Design
18 131 (10.73%) HTML5
19 127 (10.40%) Graphic Design
20 108 (8.85%) Apple iOS
20 108 (8.85%) InDesign
21 107 (8.76%) Mobile App
22 102 (8.35%) CSS3
23 97 (7.94%) Retail
24 94 (7.70%) Android
25 85 (6.96%) jQuery
26 78 (6.39%) Oracle
27 76 (6.22%) OmniGraffle
28 75 (6.14%) Flash
29 72 (5.90%) Usability Testing

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 47 (3.85%) CMS
2 26 (2.13%) WordPress
3 18 (1.47%) CICS
4 14 (1.15%) SAS
5 12 (0.98%) Node.js
6 11 (0.90%) Drupal
7 7 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.57%) IIS
8 6 (0.49%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.25%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.25%) Apache
10 3 (0.25%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.16%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.16%) Moodle
11 2 (0.16%) Kentico
12 1 (0.082%) SilverStripe
12 1 (0.082%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.082%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 367 (30.06%) Photoshop
2 323 (26.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 198 (16.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 108 (8.85%) InDesign
5 76 (6.22%) OmniGraffle
6 59 (4.83%) MS Visio
7 54 (4.42%) Adobe After Effects
8 38 (3.11%) Fireworks
9 30 (2.46%) MS Excel
10 25 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
11 14 (1.15%) CINEMA 4D
12 11 (0.90%) MS Office
13 10 (0.82%) Adobe Premiere
14 8 (0.66%) PowerPivot
15 7 (0.57%) Acrobat
16 5 (0.41%) Maya
17 3 (0.25%) GIMP
17 3 (0.25%) Blender
18 2 (0.16%) MicroStation
18 2 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 15 (1.23%) Magento
2 6 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.25%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.16%) Global One
4 2 (0.16%) Documaker
5 1 (0.082%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.082%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.082%) Tridion
5 1 (0.082%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.39%) Google Analytics
2 11 (0.90%) SaaS
3 5 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.41%) MailChimp
3 5 (0.41%) eCircle
4 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.16%) GitHub
5 1 (0.082%) IaaS
5 1 (0.082%) PaaS
5 1 (0.082%) Office 365
5 1 (0.082%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.87%) Internet
2 27 (2.21%) Firewall
3 21 (1.72%) Wireless
4 15 (1.23%) Wireless Security
4 15 (1.23%) IP Telephony
5 13 (1.06%) SAN
6 11 (0.90%) CTI
7 10 (0.82%) Ethernet
7 10 (0.82%) LAN
8 8 (0.66%) Structured Cabling
9 7 (0.57%) VoIP
10 5 (0.41%) DAB
10 5 (0.41%) InfiniBand
10 5 (0.41%) 4G
11 4 (0.33%) WAN
11 4 (0.33%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.16%) VPN
12 2 (0.16%) Broadband
12 2 (0.16%) GSM
12 2 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 30 (2.46%) MySQL
4 25 (2.05%) PowerCenter
5 20 (1.64%) DB2
6 17 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 16 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (0.66%) Oracle OWB
11 8 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.49%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.49%) Big Data
14 5 (0.41%) Oracle Exadata
14 5 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
14 5 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (0.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 178 (14.58%) Axure RP
2 40 (3.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 40 (3.28%) Dreamweaver
3 20 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.98%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.66%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.57%) Ant
6 7 (0.57%) JUnit
6 7 (0.57%) Subversion
6 7 (0.57%) Maven
6 7 (0.57%) Selenium
7 5 (0.41%) CruiseControl
7 5 (0.41%) EasyMock
7 5 (0.41%) Mockito
8 3 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.16%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.16%) JIRA
9 2 (0.16%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.16%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.16%) Toad
General
1 234 (19.16%) Finance
2 210 (17.20%) Marketing
3 139 (11.38%) Banking
4 97 (7.94%) Retail
5 53 (4.34%) Advertising
5 53 (4.34%) Games
6 33 (2.70%) Automotive
7 31 (2.54%) Multimedia
8 25 (2.05%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.97%) Publishing
10 18 (1.47%) Law
11 16 (1.31%) Legal
12 11 (0.90%) Electronics
13 10 (0.82%) Interactive Media
14 9 (0.74%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.66%) Music Industry
15 8 (0.66%) Investment Banking
16 7 (0.57%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.57%) Back Office
17 5 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 471 (38.57%) HTML
2 407 (33.33%) CSS
3 131 (10.73%) HTML5
4 102 (8.35%) CSS3
5 85 (6.96%) jQuery
6 75 (6.14%) Flash
7 45 (3.69%) XML
8 41 (3.36%) .NET
9 30 (2.46%) AngularJS
10 26 (2.13%) SOAP
11 23 (1.88%) Ajax
12 22 (1.80%) Backbone.js
13 19 (1.56%) REST
14 18 (1.47%) XHTML
15 17 (1.39%) ASP.NET
16 16 (1.31%) Web Services
16 16 (1.31%) JSP
17 14 (1.15%) JSON
17 14 (1.15%) KnockoutJS
18 13 (1.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 700 (57.33%) User Experience
2 127 (10.40%) Graphic Design
3 107 (8.76%) Mobile App
4 66 (5.41%) Social Media
5 57 (4.67%) Computer Science
6 52 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 41 (3.36%) SWIFT
8 33 (2.70%) Animation
9 32 (2.62%) E-Learning
10 27 (2.21%) Digital Media
11 26 (2.13%) Visualisation
12 19 (1.56%) Psychology
13 17 (1.39%) Mainframe
14 16 (1.31%) Copywriting
15 15 (1.23%) Social Network
15 15 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (1.15%) Replication
17 13 (1.06%) Clustering
18 12 (0.98%) NHS
19 11 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 108 (8.85%) Apple iOS
2 94 (7.70%) Android
3 45 (3.69%) Windows
4 27 (2.21%) Linux
5 23 (1.88%) UNIX
6 15 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.082%) Solaris
8 1 (0.082%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.082%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.082%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (12.61%) Responsive Web Design
3 136 (11.14%) E-Commerce
4 135 (11.06%) Web Design
5 72 (5.90%) Usability Testing
5 72 (5.90%) UX Design
6 69 (5.65%) Information Architecture
7 63 (5.16%) Mentoring
8 59 (4.83%) SOA
9 56 (4.59%) Analytics
10 55 (4.50%) Scrum
11 48 (3.93%) Project Management
12 46 (3.77%) ETL
13 45 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
14 41 (3.36%) Web Development
15 39 (3.19%) Stakeholder Management
16 37 (3.03%) B2B
16 37 (3.03%) Data Protection
17 35 (2.87%) CRM
18 30 (2.46%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 201 (16.46%) JavaScript
2 66 (5.41%) Java
3 44 (3.60%) SQL
4 31 (2.54%) C
5 23 (1.88%) C#
5 23 (1.88%) ActionScript
6 19 (1.56%) PHP
6 19 (1.56%) ActionScript 2.0
7 17 (1.39%) COBOL
8 14 (1.15%) C++
9 6 (0.49%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.49%) R
10 5 (0.41%) ActionScript 3.0
10 5 (0.41%) Python
10 5 (0.41%) Objective-C
10 5 (0.41%) Ruby
11 3 (0.25%) Scala
12 2 (0.16%) XAML
12 2 (0.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 219 (17.94%) Degree
2 29 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (2.29%) CCIE
3 28 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 27 (2.21%) CCNP
5 15 (1.23%) CCSA
5 15 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.06%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.41%) CCDP
8 3 (0.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.16%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.082%) CCNA
10 1 (0.082%) CCDE
10 1 (0.082%) CCSE
10 1 (0.082%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.082%) OSCP
10 1 (0.082%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.36%) QA
2 9 (0.74%) WCAG
3 8 (0.66%) SLA
4 5 (0.41%) ISO 14001
4 5 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.41%) CRD IV
4 5 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.25%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.16%) WAI
7 1 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.16%) Varnish
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.082%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (1.06%) Hyperic
2 5 (0.41%) Plesk
3 3 (0.25%) Puppet
4 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.16%) CA LISA
4 2 (0.16%) cPanel
5 1 (0.082%) vMotion
5 1 (0.082%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.082%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.082%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 344 (28.17%) Adobe
2 78 (6.39%) Oracle
3 39 (3.19%) Microsoft
4 35 (2.87%) Informatica
5 30 (2.46%) Cisco
6 27 (2.21%) Google
7 17 (1.39%) CheckPoint
8 16 (1.31%) HP
8 16 (1.31%) Citrix
8 16 (1.31%) Juniper
9 15 (1.23%) VMware
10 13 (1.06%) Symantec
10 13 (1.06%) NetApp
10 13 (1.06%) SolarWinds
11 11 (0.90%) SAP
11 11 (0.90%) KANA
12 10 (0.82%) EMC
13 9 (0.74%) IBM
13 9 (0.74%) Maxymiser
14 8 (0.66%) Teradata
London
Premier Media
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50-90,000 + bonus + health + pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Shares
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Zebra People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
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Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus 10% bonus, 2 days a week from home.
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £67,000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + equity
Posted: Yesterday