The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Designer
Rank 148 165 159
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 17 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.054% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.057% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 1
Average salary £51,500 £44,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.04% -16.19%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Lead Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3110 3487 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.04% 94.78% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2237 1879
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lead Designer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Lead Designer Salary Trend in Scotland

Lead Designer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Designer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Glasgow +21 16 £51,500 +19.76%
Edinburgh - 1 £55,000 -
Lead Designer
UK

Lead Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (94.44%) Relational Database
2 17 (94.44%) SDLC
2 17 (94.44%) jQuery
2 17 (94.44%) Performance Testing
2 17 (94.44%) WebLogic
2 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 17 (94.44%) SOA
2 17 (94.44%) RDBMS
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle Database 10g
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle ADF
2 17 (94.44%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) Java EE
3 14 (77.78%) Mathematics
3 14 (77.78%) Physics
3 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 14 (77.78%) Middleware
3 14 (77.78%) XML
3 14 (77.78%) XSLT
3 14 (77.78%) J2EE
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (16.67%) OOD

Lead Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (94.44%) WebLogic
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (77.78%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (16.67%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (94.44%) Relational Database
2 17 (94.44%) RDBMS
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
1 17 (94.44%) Java EE
1 17 (94.44%) jQuery
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle ADF
2 14 (77.78%) J2EE
2 14 (77.78%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (77.78%) XML
2 14 (77.78%) XSLT
2 14 (77.78%) Middleware
3 3 (16.67%) JSP
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) JRuby
3 3 (16.67%) Java EE 5
3 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Mathematics
1 14 (77.78%) Physics
1 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) SOA
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (94.44%) Performance Testing
1 17 (94.44%) SDLC
2 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Line Management
2 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (16.67%) People Management
2 3 (16.67%) Use Case
2 3 (16.67%) OOD
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) UML
2 3 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Jython
3 3 (16.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle