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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Designer
Rank 544 597 588
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 63 50 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.11% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 18
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
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
40103 42659 41747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33809 35111 35345
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 March 2015.

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 March 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 +8 14 £51,250 -6.81% 2
Ealing - 7 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £40,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £75,000 -
Lead Designer
England

Lead Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 90 (70.31%) User Experience
2 57 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (33.59%) HTML
4 40 (31.25%) CSS
5 33 (25.78%) Axure RP
6 32 (25.00%) Information Architecture
7 31 (24.22%) Android
8 30 (23.44%) E-Commerce
9 29 (22.66%) Apple iOS
10 24 (18.75%) Scrum
11 22 (17.19%) OmniGraffle
11 22 (17.19%) User Stories
12 21 (16.41%) Graphic Design
13 20 (15.63%) JavaScript
14 19 (14.84%) Photoshop
14 19 (14.84%) Adobe Illustrator
15 18 (14.06%) Degree
15 18 (14.06%) Marketing
15 18 (14.06%) Analytics
16 15 (11.72%) Demandware
16 15 (11.72%) hybris
16 15 (11.72%) Business Development
16 15 (11.72%) Magento
16 15 (11.72%) Finance
16 15 (11.72%) Flash
16 15 (11.72%) IBM
17 14 (10.94%) Banking
17 14 (10.94%) QA
17 14 (10.94%) Social Media
17 14 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design

Lead Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (4.69%) IBM Notes
1 6 (4.69%) CICS
2 4 (3.13%) Moodle
3 3 (2.34%) Confluence
4 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (17.19%) OmniGraffle
2 19 (14.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (14.84%) Photoshop
3 7 (5.47%) MS Office
4 5 (3.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (3.13%) Fireworks
6 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (11.72%) Magento
2 4 (3.13%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.56%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.56%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (1.56%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (25.78%) Axure RP
2 11 (8.59%) Dreamweaver
2 11 (8.59%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.25%) Jasmine
3 8 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
3 8 (6.25%) JSHint
4 3 (2.34%) Subversion
4 3 (2.34%) JIRA
4 3 (2.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (1.56%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.78%) Selenium
6 1 (0.78%) RSpec
General
1 18 (14.06%) Marketing
2 15 (11.72%) Finance
3 14 (10.94%) Banking
4 11 (8.59%) Publishing
5 8 (6.25%) Retail
6 4 (3.13%) Games
6 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.59%) HTML
2 40 (31.25%) CSS
3 15 (11.72%) Flash
4 11 (8.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (7.03%) Backbone.js
6 8 (6.25%) LESS
6 8 (6.25%) RESTful
6 8 (6.25%) HTML5
7 6 (4.69%) CSS3
8 4 (3.13%) Java EE
9 3 (2.34%) jQuery
9 3 (2.34%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 90 (70.31%) User Experience
2 21 (16.41%) Graphic Design
3 14 (10.94%) Social Media
4 12 (9.38%) Digital Media
4 12 (9.38%) Copywriting
5 10 (7.81%) Mobile App
6 8 (6.25%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.13%) E-Learning
7 4 (3.13%) Online Banking
7 4 (3.13%) Market Risk
8 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.78%) FMCG
10 1 (0.78%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.22%) Android
2 29 (22.66%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Phone
3 2 (1.56%) Windows
4 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 30 (23.44%) E-Commerce
4 24 (18.75%) Scrum
5 22 (17.19%) User Stories
6 18 (14.06%) Analytics
7 15 (11.72%) Business Development
8 14 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (9.38%) Web Analytics
9 12 (9.38%) B2B
9 12 (9.38%) Content Management
9 12 (9.38%) Industrial Design
10 10 (7.81%) UX Design
10 10 (7.81%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.03%) Web Design
11 9 (7.03%) B2C
12 8 (6.25%) Time Management
13 5 (3.91%) Project Management
13 5 (3.91%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.63%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.69%) COBOL
3 4 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (0.78%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (14.06%) Degree
2 2 (1.56%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) QA
2 4 (3.13%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (11.72%) IBM
1 15 (11.72%) hybris
1 15 (11.72%) Demandware
2 11 (8.59%) Adobe
3 6 (4.69%) HP
3 6 (4.69%) Lotus
3 6 (4.69%) SAP
3 6 (4.69%) iRise
4 4 (3.13%) Blackboard
5 2 (1.56%) webMethods
5 2 (1.56%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
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