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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Designer
Rank 205 167 219
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Designer 651 771 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.44% 1.70% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.81% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 524 575 533
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £27,500 £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
42393 42507 46095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.65% 93.84% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35579 35768 39728
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -50 168 £50,000 +17.64% 21
Hounslow - 14 £52,500 -
Docklands, London - 11 £70,000 -
Harrow -11 9 £57,500 - 1
Hammersmith - 5 £37,500 -
Hayes - 2 - - 1
Ruislip - 2 £25,500 -
Bromley -2 1 £41,500 +130.55%
Croydon -7 1 £23,500 -32.85%
Kingston Upon Thames -13 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Beckenham - 1 £33,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £32,500 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Designer
England

Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 833 (55.76%) User Experience
2 616 (41.23%) HTML
3 576 (38.55%) CSS
4 497 (33.27%) Photoshop
5 429 (28.71%) Adobe
6 382 (25.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 367 (24.56%) JavaScript
8 294 (19.68%) Marketing
9 266 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
10 264 (17.67%) HTML5
11 250 (16.73%) Degree
12 213 (14.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 212 (14.19%) Axure RP
14 206 (13.79%) CSS3
15 205 (13.72%) Finance
16 191 (12.78%) E-Commerce
17 168 (11.24%) Mobile App
18 167 (11.18%) Android
19 165 (11.04%) jQuery
20 142 (9.50%) Web Design
21 141 (9.44%) Apple iOS
21 141 (9.44%) Responsive Web Design
22 131 (8.77%) OmniGraffle
23 121 (8.10%) Information Architecture
24 120 (8.03%) Graphic Design
25 118 (7.90%) Flash
26 116 (7.76%) Retail
27 105 (7.03%) Analytics
28 102 (6.83%) Scrum
29 100 (6.69%) InDesign

Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 54 (3.61%) CMS
2 24 (1.61%) Drupal
3 19 (1.27%) WordPress
4 14 (0.94%) SharePoint
5 11 (0.74%) WebLogic
6 9 (0.60%) Moodle
7 6 (0.40%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.40%) IBM Notes
7 6 (0.40%) Apache
7 6 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.33%) JBoss
9 4 (0.27%) GemFire
10 3 (0.20%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.20%) IIS
10 3 (0.20%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.13%) Node.js
11 2 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 497 (33.27%) Photoshop
2 382 (25.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 213 (14.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 131 (8.77%) OmniGraffle
5 100 (6.69%) InDesign
6 64 (4.28%) Adobe After Effects
7 62 (4.15%) Fireworks
8 40 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
9 38 (2.54%) MS Office
9 38 (2.54%) MS Excel
10 32 (2.14%) MS Visio
11 15 (1.00%) Acrobat
12 12 (0.80%) Maya
13 9 (0.60%) AutoCAD
13 9 (0.60%) CINEMA 4D
14 3 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
14 3 (0.20%) GIMP
14 3 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
15 1 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
15 1 (0.067%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 20 (1.34%) Magento
2 15 (1.00%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (0.40%) SAP CO
4 6 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (0.40%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.40%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.40%) SAP FSCM
5 5 (0.33%) SAP MM
5 5 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.20%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
7 2 (0.13%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.067%) Documaker
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.067%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.54%) IaaS
1 8 (0.54%) PaaS
2 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.33%) Basecamp
3 3 (0.20%) SaaS
3 3 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.13%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.067%) Force.com
5 1 (0.067%) CheetahMail
5 1 (0.067%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.61%) LAN
2 22 (1.47%) Internet
3 17 (1.14%) WAN
4 15 (1.00%) Firewall
5 10 (0.67%) Network Security
5 10 (0.67%) Wireless
6 7 (0.47%) SAN
6 7 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.47%) VPN
7 6 (0.40%) VoIP
7 6 (0.40%) WLAN
7 6 (0.40%) BGP
8 5 (0.33%) MPLS
8 5 (0.33%) Intranet
8 5 (0.33%) SSL
8 5 (0.33%) VLAN
9 4 (0.27%) BIG-IP
9 4 (0.27%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.27%) RIP
9 4 (0.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (3.08%) SQL Server
1 46 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (2.34%) Oracle Database
3 22 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (1.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 20 (1.34%) MySQL
5 19 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
5 19 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (1.20%) Cognos Report Studio
7 14 (0.94%) DecisionStream
7 14 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (0.94%) Cognos Event Studio
7 14 (0.94%) Cognos Metric Studio
7 14 (0.94%) Cognos Transformer
8 11 (0.74%) Big Data
9 10 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.47%) Oracle Exadata
11 7 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 212 (14.19%) Axure RP
2 92 (6.16%) Dreamweaver
3 38 (2.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 24 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 21 (1.41%) Git (software)
6 18 (1.20%) Toad
7 16 (1.07%) JIRA
8 8 (0.54%) Subversion
9 7 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.40%) Grunt
11 5 (0.33%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.27%) XMLSpy
12 4 (0.27%) Redmine
13 2 (0.13%) TestDirector
13 2 (0.13%) Bower
14 1 (0.067%) TortoiseSVN
14 1 (0.067%) Maven
General
1 294 (19.68%) Marketing
2 205 (13.72%) Finance
3 116 (7.76%) Retail
4 95 (6.36%) Advertising
5 71 (4.75%) Games
6 70 (4.69%) Banking
7 43 (2.88%) Telecoms
8 39 (2.61%) Multimedia
9 30 (2.01%) Publishing
10 23 (1.54%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.14%) Electronics
12 10 (0.67%) Interactive Media
13 7 (0.47%) Legal
13 7 (0.47%) Music Industry
14 6 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.40%) Law
14 6 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.27%) Arabic Language
16 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.20%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 616 (41.23%) HTML
2 576 (38.55%) CSS
3 264 (17.67%) HTML5
4 206 (13.79%) CSS3
5 165 (11.04%) jQuery
6 118 (7.90%) Flash
7 57 (3.82%) XHTML
8 50 (3.35%) XML
9 45 (3.01%) Ajax
10 44 (2.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 43 (2.88%) .NET
12 32 (2.14%) Web Services
13 27 (1.81%) Sass
14 22 (1.47%) ASP.NET
15 20 (1.34%) Middleware
15 20 (1.34%) XSLT
16 19 (1.27%) XSD
17 16 (1.07%) JSON
17 16 (1.07%) AngularJS
18 15 (1.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 833 (55.76%) User Experience
2 168 (11.24%) Mobile App
3 120 (8.03%) Graphic Design
4 81 (5.42%) Social Media
5 80 (5.35%) Animation
5 80 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
6 64 (4.28%) Visualisation
7 39 (2.61%) iPhone
8 35 (2.34%) Digital Media
9 28 (1.87%) E-Learning
9 28 (1.87%) Psychology
10 23 (1.54%) Motion Graphics
11 21 (1.41%) iPad
12 18 (1.20%) Photography
12 18 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (1.14%) Computer Science
14 16 (1.07%) Video Editing
15 14 (0.94%) Mobile Games
15 14 (0.94%) Mathematics
15 14 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 167 (11.18%) Android
2 141 (9.44%) Apple iOS
3 87 (5.82%) Windows
4 31 (2.07%) Linux
5 24 (1.61%) UNIX
6 15 (1.00%) Windows XP
7 14 (0.94%) AIX
8 8 (0.54%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.067%) CentOS
13 1 (0.067%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.067%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.067%) HPUX
13 1 (0.067%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.067%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (12.78%) E-Commerce
3 142 (9.50%) Web Design
4 141 (9.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 121 (8.10%) Information Architecture
6 105 (7.03%) Analytics
7 102 (6.83%) Scrum
8 84 (5.62%) UX Design
9 71 (4.75%) SEO
10 70 (4.69%) Project Management
11 59 (3.95%) Web Development
11 59 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
12 57 (3.82%) Data Modelling
13 54 (3.61%) Mentoring
13 54 (3.61%) SOA
14 52 (3.48%) Usability Testing
15 47 (3.15%) Performance Tuning
16 42 (2.81%) Rapid Prototyping
17 41 (2.74%) Digital Marketing
18 40 (2.68%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 367 (24.56%) JavaScript
2 81 (5.42%) SQL
3 63 (4.22%) PHP
4 51 (3.41%) Java
5 32 (2.14%) ActionScript
6 28 (1.87%) C#
7 16 (1.07%) ActionScript 3.0
8 14 (0.94%) ActionScript 2.0
9 13 (0.87%) T-SQL
10 10 (0.67%) XPath
11 7 (0.47%) Perl
12 6 (0.40%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.40%) Python
13 5 (0.33%) XAML
14 4 (0.27%) C
14 4 (0.27%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.20%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.20%) C++
15 3 (0.20%) Ruby
15 3 (0.20%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 250 (16.73%) Degree
2 30 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (1.81%) CCNP
4 22 (1.47%) CCDP
5 13 (0.87%) CCDA
6 9 (0.60%) MBA
7 8 (0.54%) CCIP
8 7 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.33%) CCNA
9 5 (0.33%) CCIE
10 4 (0.27%) RHCE
10 4 (0.27%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.20%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.20%) CCA
12 2 (0.13%) MCITP
12 2 (0.13%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.13%) MCSE
12 2 (0.13%) EMC Certification
12 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.13%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.15%) QA
2 5 (0.33%) WAI
3 4 (0.27%) WCAG
3 4 (0.27%) COBIT
4 3 (0.20%) SLA
5 1 (0.067%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.54%) XenApp
3 7 (0.47%) XenDesktop
4 5 (0.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.27%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.067%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.067%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.33%) Puppet
3 4 (0.27%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.13%) Plesk
5 1 (0.067%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 429 (28.71%) Adobe
2 95 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 72 (4.82%) Oracle
4 44 (2.95%) Cisco
5 38 (2.54%) Twitter
6 30 (2.01%) Facebook
7 25 (1.67%) Cognos
8 23 (1.54%) SAP
9 22 (1.47%) HP
10 21 (1.41%) Google
11 20 (1.34%) webMethods
12 17 (1.14%) CheckPoint
12 17 (1.14%) Teradata
13 16 (1.07%) VMware
14 15 (1.00%) Demandware
15 14 (0.94%) Software AG
15 14 (0.94%) Cognizant
16 12 (0.80%) Business Objects
17 11 (0.74%) hybris
17 11 (0.74%) Aruba
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 23days hol,pension,medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £52,000 to £62,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Maximum £40,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
ARM Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago