The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Lead Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Designer
Rank 833 832 851
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 77 138 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 73 115 99
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lead Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Lead Designer in the job title.

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 30 August 2016 within the UK.

Lead Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Designer
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 74 £60,000 - 15
London +24 37 £65,000 +4.00% 9
East of England +36 11 £62,500 - 1
South East +4 11 £85,000 +41.66% 2
North West +21 10 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Manchester +5 10 £60,000 - 1
Rochdale - 9 £60,000 - 1
Surrey +27 5 £90,000 +20.00% 1
Egham +19 5 £90,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -5 5 £42,500 -39.28% 1
Berkshire -12 5 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire +25 4 £67,500 - 1
Norfolk - 4 £62,500 -
Norwich - 4 £62,500 -
Scotland +2 3 £75,000 +45.63%
Essex - 3 £55,000 -
Stirling - 3 £75,000 -
Harlow - 3 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -3 2 £60,000 -
St Albans - 2 £75,000 -
City of London +48 1 £72,500 +11.53% 6
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £65,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £65,000 -

Lead Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Lead Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Lead Designer in the job title.

1 102 (62.58%) User Experience
2 84 (51.53%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (38.04%) Wireframes
4 40 (24.54%) HTML
5 34 (20.86%) Scrum
6 33 (20.25%) CSS
6 33 (20.25%) Mobile App
7 32 (19.63%) Photoshop
7 32 (19.63%) Adobe Illustrator
8 31 (19.02%) Axure RP
9 27 (16.56%) Apple iOS
9 27 (16.56%) Prototyping
10 24 (14.72%) Degree
11 23 (14.11%) Adobe
12 22 (13.50%) Finance
13 20 (12.27%) SQL
13 20 (12.27%) OmniGraffle
14 17 (10.43%) SOA
14 17 (10.43%) Android
15 16 (9.82%) QA
15 16 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (8.59%) Graphic Design
17 14 (8.59%) Web Development
17 14 (8.59%) Industrial Design
18 13 (7.98%) Software Delivery
18 13 (7.98%) Information Architecture
18 13 (7.98%) Java
18 13 (7.98%) JavaScript

Lead Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.07%) CMS
1 5 (3.07%) Marvel
2 2 (1.23%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (19.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 32 (19.63%) Photoshop
2 20 (12.27%) OmniGraffle
3 12 (7.36%) InVision
4 10 (6.13%) MS Excel
5 8 (4.91%) MS Visio
6 7 (4.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (3.68%) InDesign
8 2 (1.23%) GNU Octave
8 2 (1.23%) Simulink
9 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.61%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.13%) Internet
2 9 (5.52%) Asterisk PBX
2 9 (5.52%) Broadband
2 9 (5.52%) DNS
2 9 (5.52%) Ethernet
2 9 (5.52%) Firewall
2 9 (5.52%) IPv6
2 9 (5.52%) TACACS
2 9 (5.52%) VoIP
2 9 (5.52%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (3.07%) WAN
4 4 (2.45%) BGP
4 4 (2.45%) Junos
4 4 (2.45%) LLU
4 4 (2.45%) MRTG
4 4 (2.45%) OSPF
4 4 (2.45%) SNMP
4 4 (2.45%) VLAN
4 4 (2.45%) VPN
4 4 (2.45%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (5.52%) PerformancePoint
2 9 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (5.52%) SQL Server 2014
2 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.07%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (3.07%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.23%) DB2
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.61%) DataStage
5 1 (0.61%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (19.02%) Axure RP
2 11 (6.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (5.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.84%) Ant
4 3 (1.84%) CruiseControl
4 3 (1.84%) EasyMock
4 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.84%) JIRA
4 3 (1.84%) JUnit
4 3 (1.84%) Maven
4 3 (1.84%) Mockito
4 3 (1.84%) Selenium
4 3 (1.84%) XMLSpy
General
1 22 (13.50%) Finance
2 13 (7.98%) Games
2 13 (7.98%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.13%) Marketing
4 9 (5.52%) Retail
5 4 (2.45%) Advertising
5 4 (2.45%) Automotive
5 4 (2.45%) Publishing
6 2 (1.23%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (24.54%) HTML
2 33 (20.25%) CSS
3 12 (7.36%) SOAP
4 9 (5.52%) MDX
5 8 (4.91%) HTML5
5 8 (4.91%) JMS
6 7 (4.29%) Sass
7 6 (3.68%) XML
8 5 (3.07%) .NET
8 5 (3.07%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (3.07%) PhoneGap
8 5 (3.07%) RESTful
9 4 (2.45%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.45%) Web Services
10 3 (1.84%) CSS3
10 3 (1.84%) jQuery
10 3 (1.84%) JSP
10 3 (1.84%) REST
10 3 (1.84%) WSDL
10 3 (1.84%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 102 (62.58%) User Experience
2 33 (20.25%) Mobile App
3 16 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.59%) Graphic Design
5 11 (6.75%) Social Media
6 6 (3.68%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (3.07%) Biometrics
7 5 (3.07%) e-Learning
8 4 (2.45%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.45%) SCORM
8 4 (2.45%) W3C
9 3 (1.84%) Blog
9 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.84%) Video Editing
9 3 (1.84%) Video on Demand
10 2 (1.23%) Animation
10 2 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.23%) Learning Management System
10 2 (1.23%) Psychology
10 2 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.56%) Apple iOS
2 17 (10.43%) Android
3 9 (5.52%) Windows
4 8 (4.91%) Unix
5 6 (3.68%) Linux
6 5 (3.07%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (51.53%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (38.04%) Wireframes
3 34 (20.86%) Scrum
4 27 (16.56%) Prototyping
5 17 (10.43%) SOA
6 15 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.59%) Industrial Design
7 14 (8.59%) Web Development
8 13 (7.98%) Information Architecture
8 13 (7.98%) Software Delivery
9 12 (7.36%) Data Modelling
9 12 (7.36%) Web Design
10 11 (6.75%) Data Protection
11 10 (6.13%) B2C
11 10 (6.13%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.52%) Configuration Management
12 9 (5.52%) Data Analysis
12 9 (5.52%) Data Mapping
12 9 (5.52%) Network Management
12 9 (5.52%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.27%) SQL
2 13 (7.98%) Java
2 13 (7.98%) JavaScript
3 10 (6.13%) Python
4 9 (5.52%) Perl
4 9 (5.52%) PHP
5 2 (1.23%) C
5 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.61%) C#
6 1 (0.61%) C++
6 1 (0.61%) Go
6 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (14.72%) Degree
2 5 (3.07%) CCNP
2 5 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.82%) QA
2 9 (5.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.23%) ECSS
4 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.61%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (6.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.52%) Nagios
1 9 (5.52%) OpenNMS
1 9 (5.52%) Puppet
1 9 (5.52%) RANCID
1 9 (5.52%) SCCM
2 4 (2.45%) Cacti
2 4 (2.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (14.11%) Adobe
2 13 (7.98%) Oracle
3 10 (6.13%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.52%) Brocade
4 9 (5.52%) Cisco
4 9 (5.52%) Ericsson
4 9 (5.52%) Foundry
4 9 (5.52%) Huawei
4 9 (5.52%) Juniper
4 9 (5.52%) ZyXEL
5 5 (3.07%) webMethods
6 2 (1.23%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.23%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.61%) Cognos
7 1 (0.61%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) Informatica
7 1 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Equity + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80,000 + Brilliant benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Outstanding benefits package..
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £500-600 per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Alfreton
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago