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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Instructional Designer
Rank 882 862 882
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Instructional Designer 20 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.015% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 10
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%

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
109613 101511 111389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88645 84193 95104
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014 within the UK.

Instructional Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Instructional Designer
Top 16 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 1 September 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
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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 -22 17 £37,500 -11.76% 1
London -14 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Leeds - 4 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £37,500 -
Midlands - 4 £37,500 -
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £40,000 -
South Wales - 2 £40,000 -
Port Talbot - 2 £40,000 -
Wales - 2 £40,000 -
Edinburgh -6 1 - -
Scotland -15 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £50,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -

Instructional Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 46 (79.31%) E-Learning
2 23 (39.66%) Project Management
3 16 (27.59%) SCORM
4 14 (24.14%) Adobe
4 14 (24.14%) Degree
5 13 (22.41%) Adobe Captivate
5 13 (22.41%) HTML
6 9 (15.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (15.52%) QA
6 9 (15.52%) Moodle
6 9 (15.52%) HTML5
7 8 (13.79%) CSS
7 8 (13.79%) Programme Management
8 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.07%) Photoshop
8 7 (12.07%) Learning Management System
9 5 (8.62%) Flash
10 4 (6.90%) Workflow
10 4 (6.90%) VLE
10 4 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (6.90%) Advertising
10 4 (6.90%) Publishing
10 4 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.17%) Blackboard
11 3 (5.17%) Multimedia
11 3 (5.17%) Finance
11 3 (5.17%) Legal
11 3 (5.17%) ActionScript
11 3 (5.17%) Management Information System

Instructional Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 9 (15.52%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Adobe Captivate
2 9 (15.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (12.07%) Photoshop
4 4 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.72%) MS Office
5 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (6.90%) Advertising
1 4 (6.90%) Publishing
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Legal
2 3 (5.17%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) HTML
2 9 (15.52%) HTML5
3 8 (13.79%) CSS
4 5 (8.62%) Flash
5 4 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.72%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (79.31%) E-Learning
2 16 (27.59%) SCORM
3 7 (12.07%) Learning Management System
4 4 (6.90%) VLE
5 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.45%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.72%) Physics
7 1 (1.72%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.72%) Biology
7 1 (1.72%) Psychology
7 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.72%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) Project Management
2 8 (13.79%) Programme Management
3 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
4 4 (6.90%) Workflow
4 4 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (3.45%) ITIL
5 2 (3.45%) Service Management
5 2 (3.45%) ITSM
6 1 (1.72%) Scrum
6 1 (1.72%) Web Development
6 1 (1.72%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) ActionScript
2 2 (3.45%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Adobe
2 3 (5.17%) Blackboard
3 2 (3.45%) HP
3 2 (3.45%) Remedy