The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Designer
Rank 744 801 843
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 122 74 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.071% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.075% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 106 64 25
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £74,200
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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%

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Designer
Salary Trend

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

Lead Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Designer over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 within the UK.

Lead Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Designer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 January 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
England +66 122 £62,500 +13.63% 11
London +17 67 £65,000 +7.88% 7
South East -17 17 £58,750 +17.50% 4
Yorkshire +5 14 £62,500 +73.61%
City of London +6 13 £80,000 +45.45% 2
West Yorkshire +5 13 £47,750 +32.63%
South West -7 13 £43,000 -21.81%
Bristol - 12 £43,000 -
Leeds - 10 £67,500 -
Berkshire - 10 £60,000 - 1
Reading - 6 £60,000 -
North West -1 5 £26,000 -7.14%
Manchester -1 4 £26,000 -7.14%
East Midlands +13 3 £75,000 +81.81%
Northampton -3 3 £75,000 +57.89%
Northamptonshire -6 3 £75,000 +57.89%
Wetherby - 3 £28,000 -
Ealing - 3 - - 1
West Midlands -9 2 £60,000 +200.00%
Surrey -12 2 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Hampshire -33 2 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Swindon -7 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Wiltshire -11 1 £50,000 -9.09%
East of England - 1 £65,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £40,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £62,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £65,000 -
Windsor - 1 £65,000 -
York - 1 £62,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £67,500 -

Lead Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 147 (57.20%) User Experience
2 88 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (34.24%) HTML
3 59 (22.96%) JavaScript
4 56 (21.79%) Finance
5 51 (19.84%) CSS
6 48 (18.68%) Apple iOS
7 44 (17.12%) HTML5
8 42 (16.34%) Axure RP
9 39 (15.18%) E-Commerce
10 38 (14.79%) Android
11 35 (13.62%) Information Architecture
12 34 (13.23%) Mobile App
13 31 (12.06%) Mentoring
14 30 (11.67%) Degree
14 30 (11.67%) Scrum
15 27 (10.51%) OmniGraffle
16 26 (10.12%) Adobe Illustrator
16 26 (10.12%) Photoshop
17 25 (9.73%) Adobe
17 25 (9.73%) IBM
17 25 (9.73%) QA
18 24 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
19 23 (8.95%) jQuery
19 23 (8.95%) Git (software)
19 23 (8.95%) User Stories
20 22 (8.56%) Graphic Design
20 22 (8.56%) Marketing
20 22 (8.56%) SQL
21 21 (8.17%) Business Intelligence

Lead Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 11 (4.28%) Node.js
2 8 (3.11%) PowerExchange
3 6 (2.33%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.56%) Moodle
4 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.17%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.17%) Confluence
6 2 (0.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 27 (10.51%) OmniGraffle
2 26 (10.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 26 (10.12%) Photoshop
3 14 (5.45%) MS Excel
4 11 (4.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (4.28%) MS Office
5 6 (2.33%) Fireworks
6 4 (1.56%) Inkscape
6 4 (1.56%) InDesign
7 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.39%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (5.84%) Magento
2 6 (2.33%) SAP CO
2 6 (2.33%) SAP FSCM
2 6 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (2.33%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.95%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.78%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.67%) Internet
2 4 (1.56%) VPN
2 4 (1.56%) SAN
3 3 (1.17%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.17%) MPLS
3 3 (1.17%) LAN
3 3 (1.17%) WAN
4 2 (0.78%) Network Security
4 2 (0.78%) DHCP
4 2 (0.78%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.78%) HTTP
4 2 (0.78%) DNS
4 2 (0.78%) OSPF
4 2 (0.78%) BGP
4 2 (0.78%) H.323
4 2 (0.78%) Firewall
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.39%) IPsec
5 1 (0.39%) VoIP
5 1 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (4.28%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.33%) DB2
6 3 (1.17%) Big Data
6 3 (1.17%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.39%) MySQL
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (16.34%) Axure RP
2 23 (8.95%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.11%) Karma Test Runner
3 8 (3.11%) JSHint
3 8 (3.11%) Jasmine
3 8 (3.11%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (1.95%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (1.17%) Subversion
5 3 (1.17%) JIRA
6 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.78%) TestDirector
General
1 56 (21.79%) Finance
2 22 (8.56%) Marketing
3 12 (4.67%) Manufacturing
3 12 (4.67%) Retail
4 11 (4.28%) Banking
4 11 (4.28%) Publishing
5 8 (3.11%) Legal
6 4 (1.56%) Games
7 3 (1.17%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.17%) Advertising
8 2 (0.78%) Military
8 2 (0.78%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (34.24%) HTML
2 51 (19.84%) CSS
3 44 (17.12%) HTML5
4 23 (8.95%) jQuery
5 19 (7.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 17 (6.61%) LESS
7 14 (5.45%) Flash
8 13 (5.06%) .NET
8 13 (5.06%) Web Services
9 11 (4.28%) Apache Cordova
9 11 (4.28%) Sencha Touch
9 11 (4.28%) Middleware
9 11 (4.28%) ASP.NET
10 9 (3.50%) CSS3
10 9 (3.50%) Sass
11 8 (3.11%) Backbone.js
11 8 (3.11%) Velocity
11 8 (3.11%) RESTful
12 4 (1.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 4 (1.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 147 (57.20%) User Experience
2 34 (13.23%) Mobile App
3 22 (8.56%) Graphic Design
4 16 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (5.84%) Social Media
6 14 (5.45%) Digital Media
7 12 (4.67%) Copywriting
8 10 (3.89%) Mainframe
9 9 (3.50%) Tandem
9 9 (3.50%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (2.33%) FMCG
11 5 (1.95%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.56%) E-Learning
13 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (1.17%) Open Source
13 3 (1.17%) Learning Management System
13 3 (1.17%) Ergonomics
13 3 (1.17%) Human Factors
13 3 (1.17%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 48 (18.68%) Apple iOS
2 38 (14.79%) Android
3 20 (7.78%) Windows
4 13 (5.06%) UNIX
5 5 (1.95%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.17%) Linux
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (15.18%) E-Commerce
3 35 (13.62%) Information Architecture
4 31 (12.06%) Mentoring
5 30 (11.67%) Scrum
6 24 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (8.95%) User Stories
8 21 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (7.39%) Analytics
10 17 (6.61%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (5.84%) Content Management
11 15 (5.84%) Business Development
12 14 (5.45%) ETL
13 12 (4.67%) Industrial Design
13 12 (4.67%) Web Analytics
14 11 (4.28%) Information Management
14 11 (4.28%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (4.28%) Data Architecture
14 11 (4.28%) UX Design
15 10 (3.89%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 59 (22.96%) JavaScript
2 22 (8.56%) SQL
3 13 (5.06%) C#
4 11 (4.28%) Objective-C
5 5 (1.95%) Java
6 3 (1.17%) PHP
6 3 (1.17%) ABAP
7 1 (0.39%) Python
7 1 (0.39%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (11.67%) Degree
2 9 (3.50%) ISTQB
2 9 (3.50%) ISEB
3 8 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.11%) MCSE
4 5 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.56%) CCNP
6 3 (1.17%) CCA
7 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.78%) JNCIS
7 2 (0.78%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.39%) MBA
8 1 (0.39%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.73%) QA
2 4 (1.56%) WCAG
3 3 (1.17%) CRD IV
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (9.73%) Adobe
1 25 (9.73%) IBM
2 15 (5.84%) Demandware
2 15 (5.84%) SAP
2 15 (5.84%) Oracle
2 15 (5.84%) hybris
3 14 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.45%) Informatica
4 11 (4.28%) Sencha
5 8 (3.11%) Twitter
5 8 (3.11%) Cisco
6 6 (2.33%) HP
6 6 (2.33%) Lotus
6 6 (2.33%) iRise
7 5 (1.95%) Juniper
8 4 (1.56%) Teradata
8 4 (1.56%) Ab Initio
8 4 (1.56%) VMware
9 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.78%) NetApp
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