The table below looks at the statistics for the Instructional Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Instructional Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Instructional Designer
Rank 842 868 855
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Instructional Designer 33 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.009% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.010% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 15
Average salary £37,500 £51,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £51,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-36.27% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Instructional Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Instructional Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Instructional Designer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Instructional Designer within the UK.

Instructional Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Instructional Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Instructional Designer over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Instructional Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Instructional Designer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Instructional Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 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
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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
England +24 33 £37,500 -26.47%
London +34 15 £38,000 -3.79%
South East -11 8 £50,000 -1.96%
Berkshire - 8 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £32,500 -
South West -14 4 £31,500 -10.00%
Hammersmith - 3 £38,500 -
Bristol - 2 - -
Devon - 2 £31,500 -
Plymouth - 2 £31,500 -

Instructional Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Instructional 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 Instructional Designer in their job title.

1 44 (77.19%) E-Learning
2 27 (47.37%) Degree
3 18 (31.58%) Learning Management System
4 17 (29.82%) Finance
5 12 (21.05%) Management Information System
6 11 (19.30%) Legal
6 11 (19.30%) HTML
7 10 (17.54%) Moodle
7 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (14.04%) Blackboard
8 8 (14.04%) Adobe Captivate
8 8 (14.04%) Marketing
8 8 (14.04%) Adobe
9 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
9 7 (12.28%) Military
9 7 (12.28%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (12.28%) iPad
10 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (10.53%) SaaS
10 6 (10.53%) Flash
11 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (8.77%) CSS
11 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
11 5 (8.77%) Data Analysis
11 5 (8.77%) Supplier Management
12 4 (7.02%) SCORM
12 4 (7.02%) JSP
12 4 (7.02%) ITIL
12 4 (7.02%) Project Management
12 4 (7.02%) Content Management

Instructional Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Instructional 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 Instructional Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (17.54%) Moodle
2 2 (3.51%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Legal
3 8 (14.04%) Marketing
4 7 (12.28%) Military
5 3 (5.26%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) HTML
2 6 (10.53%) Flash
3 5 (8.77%) CSS
4 4 (7.02%) JSP
5 2 (3.51%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 44 (77.19%) E-Learning
2 18 (31.58%) Learning Management System
3 12 (21.05%) Management Information System
4 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (12.28%) iPad
6 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (7.02%) SCORM
8 2 (3.51%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
1 7 (12.28%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
2 5 (8.77%) Data Analysis
2 5 (8.77%) Supplier Management
3 4 (7.02%) ITIL
3 4 (7.02%) Project Management
3 4 (7.02%) Content Management
3 4 (7.02%) Matrix Management
4 2 (3.51%) Time Management
4 2 (3.51%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) C
2 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 27 (47.37%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Blackboard
1 8 (14.04%) Adobe
2 2 (3.51%) Kenexa