The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Designer
Rank 638 649 630
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Designer 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £61,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.61% +22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -37.69%
Software 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
41638 46377 43450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.52% 93.93% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35147 38246 36697
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Software Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Designer
Salary Trend in London

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

Software Designer Salary Trend in London

Software Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Software 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 Software Designer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (50.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) IVR
3 1 (25.00%) KANA
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) SOA

Software Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Software 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 Software Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Product Management
1 1 (25.00%) User Stories
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) KANA