The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Designer
Rank 598 645 599
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 31 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.028% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.030% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 21
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -11.21%
Solutions 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
41649 46201 43088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.84% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 38133 36385
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 £32,500 £31,500 £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%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in London

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in London

Solutions Designer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Solutions Designer Salary Histogram in London

Solutions 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 Solutions Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +41 10 £51,250 -26.78%
Solutions Designer
England

Solutions Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title.

1 28 (41.18%) Banking
2 25 (36.76%) Java
3 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (33.82%) SOA
5 22 (32.35%) Oracle
6 21 (30.88%) SQL
7 20 (29.41%) UML
8 19 (27.94%) Finance
9 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
10 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 15 (22.06%) Data Modelling
11 15 (22.06%) Mainframe
12 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (20.59%) XML
12 14 (20.59%) XSLT
12 14 (20.59%) DB2
13 13 (19.12%) CRM
13 13 (19.12%) ETL
13 13 (19.12%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (17.65%) Retail
14 12 (17.65%) JSON
14 12 (17.65%) MS Visio
14 12 (17.65%) CICS
14 12 (17.65%) CSS
14 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
14 12 (17.65%) User Stories
14 12 (17.65%) Software Delivery
15 11 (16.18%) Coaching
15 11 (16.18%) REST
15 11 (16.18%) Product Management

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (17.65%) CICS
2 3 (4.41%) CMS
2 3 (4.41%) SAS
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.47%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (17.65%) MS Visio
3 11 (16.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.41%) PowerPivot
5 2 (2.94%) SPSS
6 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
1 1 (1.47%) PaaS
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
1 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) CTI
2 2 (2.94%) VPN
3 1 (1.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) Network Security
3 1 (1.47%) LTE
3 1 (1.47%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.47%) LDAP
3 1 (1.47%) Broadband
3 1 (1.47%) LAN
3 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) DB2
2 13 (19.12%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (10.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (4.41%) SAP BI
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.47%) Big Data
8 1 (1.47%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (1.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (1.47%) Essbase
8 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) Toad
3 1 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 28 (41.18%) Banking
2 19 (27.94%) Finance
3 12 (17.65%) Retail
4 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.88%) Publishing
6 3 (4.41%) Advertising
7 1 (1.47%) Front Office
7 1 (1.47%) Legal
7 1 (1.47%) Billing
7 1 (1.47%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) XML
1 14 (20.59%) XSLT
2 12 (17.65%) JSON
2 12 (17.65%) CSS
3 11 (16.18%) SOAP
3 11 (16.18%) HTML
3 11 (16.18%) REST
4 8 (11.76%) .NET
5 5 (7.35%) Web Services
6 4 (5.88%) J2EE
6 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.41%) JSP
7 3 (4.41%) XSD
8 2 (2.94%) Middleware
9 1 (1.47%) Ajax
9 1 (1.47%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (1.47%) WCF
9 1 (1.47%) WF
9 1 (1.47%) jQuery
9 1 (1.47%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Mainframe
2 11 (16.18%) IVR
3 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.88%) Market Risk
5 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.94%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) Open Source
7 1 (1.47%) NHS
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) User Experience
7 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) UNIX
3 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.41%) AIX
4 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.82%) SOA
3 20 (29.41%) UML
4 15 (22.06%) Data Modelling
5 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (19.12%) ETL
6 13 (19.12%) CRM
7 12 (17.65%) User Stories
7 12 (17.65%) Software Delivery
8 11 (16.18%) Coaching
8 11 (16.18%) Knowledge Management
8 11 (16.18%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (16.18%) Product Management
9 8 (11.76%) Scrum
10 7 (10.29%) Pair Programming
11 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.35%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
13 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) SQL
3 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.24%) COBOL
5 5 (7.35%) C#
6 1 (1.47%) Perl
6 1 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) CCNP
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) CRD IV
2 3 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) Oracle
2 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.18%) KANA
4 7 (10.29%) TIBCO
5 5 (7.35%) webMethods
5 5 (7.35%) Informatica
6 4 (5.88%) Cognos
7 3 (4.41%) Business Objects
7 3 (4.41%) SAP
7 3 (4.41%) HP
7 3 (4.41%) Software AG
8 2 (2.94%) Netezza
8 2 (2.94%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.94%) Teradata
8 2 (2.94%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.47%) EPiServer
9 1 (1.47%) OpenText
9 1 (1.47%) RedDot
9 1 (1.47%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.47%) Avaya
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