The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead 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 Lead Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Designer
Rank 581 575 604
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 48 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.092% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.098% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 27
Average salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +41.17%
Lead 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
43289 41874 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36157 35150 42053
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Designer
Salary Trend in London

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

Lead Designer Salary Trend in London

Lead Designer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Lead Designer Salary Histogram in London

Lead 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 Lead Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +11 17 £71,500 +43.00% 2
Lead Designer
England

Lead Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Designer in their job title.

1 52 (41.27%) HTML
2 50 (39.68%) CSS
3 42 (33.33%) Adobe
4 36 (28.57%) Degree
5 35 (27.78%) Marketing
6 20 (15.87%) Social Media
7 19 (15.08%) JavaScript
7 19 (15.08%) Photoshop
8 18 (14.29%) Finance
9 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (13.49%) Digital Marketing
9 17 (13.49%) Mobile App
10 16 (12.70%) Adobe Illustrator
11 15 (11.90%) Graphic Design
11 15 (11.90%) User Experience Design
11 15 (11.90%) Android
12 14 (11.11%) Axure RP
12 14 (11.11%) Scrum
12 14 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 14 (11.11%) Project Management
13 13 (10.32%) CRM
13 13 (10.32%) Information Architecture
14 12 (9.52%) HTML5
14 12 (9.52%) Online Marketing
14 12 (9.52%) New Media
14 12 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
14 12 (9.52%) Flash
14 12 (9.52%) Search Engine Marketing
15 11 (8.73%) Web Design
15 11 (8.73%) Analytics

Lead Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Lead 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 Lead Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.38%) CMS
1 3 (2.38%) WordPress
1 3 (2.38%) GemFire
2 2 (1.59%) ColdFusion
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (15.08%) Photoshop
2 16 (12.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (5.56%) InDesign
3 7 (5.56%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (3.97%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.38%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.59%) MS Office
6 2 (1.59%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Sophis RISQUE
2 2 (1.59%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.59%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.59%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.59%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.79%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) Network Security
2 2 (1.59%) NAS
2 2 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.59%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (11.11%) Axure RP
2 6 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 35 (27.78%) Marketing
2 18 (14.29%) Finance
3 9 (7.14%) Banking
4 8 (6.35%) Retail
5 7 (5.56%) Advertising
6 6 (4.76%) Games
7 5 (3.97%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (41.27%) HTML
2 50 (39.68%) CSS
3 12 (9.52%) Flash
3 12 (9.52%) HTML5
4 5 (3.97%) CSS3
5 3 (2.38%) Middleware
5 3 (2.38%) Spring
6 2 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.59%) jQuery
6 2 (1.59%) .NET
6 2 (1.59%) J2EE
6 2 (1.59%) Spring Integration
6 2 (1.59%) DHTML
7 1 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.79%) JMS
7 1 (0.79%) Web Services
7 1 (0.79%) XML
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.87%) Social Media
2 17 (13.49%) Mobile App
3 15 (11.90%) Graphic Design
4 12 (9.52%) New Media
5 8 (6.35%) Digital Media
6 6 (4.76%) Photography
7 4 (3.17%) FMCG
8 3 (2.38%) iPhone
9 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.59%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.59%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.59%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.79%) Psychology
10 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.79%) Blog
10 1 (0.79%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.90%) Android
2 11 (8.73%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.35%) Windows
4 4 (3.17%) Linux
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (13.49%) Digital Marketing
2 15 (11.90%) User Experience Design
3 14 (11.11%) Scrum
3 14 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 14 (11.11%) Project Management
4 13 (10.32%) CRM
4 13 (10.32%) Information Architecture
5 12 (9.52%) Online Marketing
5 12 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
5 12 (9.52%) Search Engine Marketing
6 11 (8.73%) Web Design
6 11 (8.73%) Analytics
7 8 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.76%) Web Analytics
9 6 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.76%) Graceful Degradation
9 6 (4.76%) User Stories
10 4 (3.17%) Industrial Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.08%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.97%) Java
3 3 (2.38%) SQL
4 2 (1.59%) ABAP
4 2 (1.59%) Ruby
4 2 (1.59%) PHP
5 1 (0.79%) C#
5 1 (0.79%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (0.79%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (0.79%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 36 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) CCA
2 1 (0.79%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 42 (33.33%) Adobe
2 7 (5.56%) VMware
3 6 (4.76%) SAP
4 5 (3.97%) Facebook
5 2 (1.59%) Google
5 2 (1.59%) Greenplum
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle
6 1 (0.79%) Twitter
6 1 (0.79%) JBoss
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
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