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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Designer
Rank 446 431 427
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 6 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.13% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 12
Average salary £53,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
18573 19957 19610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.08% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15921 16306 15518
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Berkshire 0 3 £47,500 -20.83%
Hampshire +12 1 - -
Surrey +2 1 £55,000 -12.00%
West Sussex - 1 £53,000 -
Lead Designer
England

Lead Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) User Experience
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Axure RP
3 4 (25.00%) Node.js
3 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
3 4 (25.00%) Adobe
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Ergonomics
5 2 (12.50%) Human Factors
5 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) MS Project
5 2 (12.50%) MS Office
5 2 (12.50%) B2B
5 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) B2C
6 1 (6.25%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) Spring Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Ergonomics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) B2B
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (12.50%) Human Factors
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) B2C
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) ClickTale