The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Designer
Rank 411 426 439
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 37 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.038% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.040% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 6
Average salary £67,500 £63,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.29% +111.66%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20752 20226 21312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.05% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16409 16692 18239
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lead Designer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Lead Designer Salary Trend in the South East

Lead Designer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Lead Designer Salary Histogram in the South East

Lead Designer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
Surrey - 20 £70,000 -
Hampshire -9 6 £43,500 -27.50%
Berkshire +13 5 £67,500 -3.57%
East Sussex - 3 £31,500 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Lead Designer
England

Lead Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 45 (80.36%) HTML
2 42 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (67.86%) HTML5
4 33 (58.93%) User Experience
5 25 (44.64%) Git (software)
6 24 (42.86%) Sencha
6 24 (42.86%) Apple iOS
6 24 (42.86%) Node.js
6 24 (42.86%) Sencha Touch
6 24 (42.86%) Mobile App
6 24 (42.86%) Apache Cordova
6 24 (42.86%) Objective-C
6 24 (42.86%) SQL
6 24 (42.86%) Web Services
7 13 (23.21%) jQuery
8 12 (21.43%) .NET
9 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
9 11 (19.64%) Scrum
10 10 (17.86%) CSS
11 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
12 8 (14.29%) C#
12 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (14.29%) MCSE
12 8 (14.29%) TDD
12 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis

Lead Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 24 (42.86%) Node.js
2 4 (7.14%) WordPress
3 3 (5.36%) Moodle
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (8.93%) Photoshop
2 5 (8.93%) Inkscape
3 3 (5.36%) MS Office
3 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) VoIP
1 1 (1.79%) WLAN
1 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
1 1 (1.79%) MPLS
1 1 (1.79%) OSPF
1 1 (1.79%) BGP
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
1 1 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (44.64%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.93%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
1 3 (5.36%) Legal
1 3 (5.36%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
2 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (80.36%) HTML
2 38 (67.86%) HTML5
3 24 (42.86%) Web Services
3 24 (42.86%) Sencha Touch
3 24 (42.86%) Apache Cordova
4 13 (23.21%) jQuery
5 12 (21.43%) .NET
6 10 (17.86%) CSS
7 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.36%) Flash
9 1 (1.79%) Middleware
9 1 (1.79%) CSS3
9 1 (1.79%) Sass
9 1 (1.79%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (58.93%) User Experience
2 24 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) Learning Management System
4 3 (5.36%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.79%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) Scrum
3 8 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (14.29%) TDD
4 5 (8.93%) Information Architecture
5 4 (7.14%) Web Development
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Testing
8 1 (1.79%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.79%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.79%) Web Design
8 1 (1.79%) Content Management
8 1 (1.79%) Network Planning
8 1 (1.79%) ITIL
8 1 (1.79%) OO
8 1 (1.79%) CRM
8 1 (1.79%) OOD
8 1 (1.79%) Project Management
8 1 (1.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (42.86%) SQL
2 24 (42.86%) Objective-C
3 8 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) MCSE
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) WCAG
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Sencha
2 8 (14.29%) Twitter
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Juniper
3 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco
3 1 (1.79%) F5