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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Designer
Rank 642 662 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Designer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.002% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-18.26% -25.71%
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
41712 46782 41955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.66% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35364 39322 35269
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Software Designer Salary Histogram in London

Software Designer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 3 (75.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) TestNG
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture

Software Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) TestNG
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Scala