The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Designer
Rank 848 828 860
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 71 46 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.041% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.044% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 44
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £42,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £67,500 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £56,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 April 2014 within the UK.

Lead Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Designer
Top 25 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -3 71 £52,500 -8.69% 10
London -11 57 £57,500 -2.12% 6
City of London -9 17 £47,500 -25.49% 2
South East -20 7 £50,000 -14.16% 1
East Midlands - 3 £38,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Yorkshire -30 2 £52,500 +81.03% 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 £36,750 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 - 2
Reading - 2 £52,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £52,500 -
North West +1 1 £31,000 -38.00%
North East - 1 £29,766 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £29,766 -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £47,500 -
Wetherby - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £31,000 -
Northampton - 1 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £38,500 -
Oxford - 1 £50,000 -
Bicester - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £45,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £29,766 -
Leeds - 1 £52,500 - 1

Lead Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 56 (39.16%) HTML
1 56 (39.16%) Adobe
2 52 (36.36%) CSS
3 34 (23.78%) Photoshop
4 31 (21.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 26 (18.18%) Finance
6 24 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (16.78%) E-Commerce
6 24 (16.78%) Degree
7 23 (16.08%) Marketing
8 21 (14.69%) VMware
9 20 (13.99%) Windows
9 20 (13.99%) Android
9 20 (13.99%) Social Media
10 19 (13.29%) Retail
11 18 (12.59%) iPhone
12 17 (11.89%) InDesign
13 16 (11.19%) Flash
13 16 (11.19%) CSS3
14 15 (10.49%) HTML5
15 13 (9.09%) Information Architecture
15 13 (9.09%) JavaScript
16 12 (8.39%) Apple iOS
16 12 (8.39%) Graphic Design
17 11 (7.69%) iPad
17 11 (7.69%) Java
17 11 (7.69%) Active Directory
18 10 (6.99%) Web Design
18 10 (6.99%) Adobe After Effects
18 10 (6.99%) Online Marketing

Lead Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 6 (4.20%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.10%) SAS
2 3 (2.10%) CMS
2 3 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.40%) GemFire
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.70%) WordPress
4 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.70%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 34 (23.78%) Photoshop
2 31 (21.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (11.89%) InDesign
4 10 (6.99%) Adobe After Effects
5 8 (5.59%) Acrobat
6 4 (2.80%) Fireworks
7 2 (1.40%) MS Office
8 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
8 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.70%) Magento
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) SaaS
1 3 (2.10%) PaaS
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.90%) SSL
1 7 (4.90%) Firewall
2 6 (4.20%) SAN
3 5 (3.50%) NAS
4 4 (2.80%) Kerberos
5 3 (2.10%) VPN
5 3 (2.10%) DNS
5 3 (2.10%) LAN
5 3 (2.10%) WAN
5 3 (2.10%) Internet
6 2 (1.40%) LDAP
6 2 (1.40%) Network Security
7 1 (0.70%) Wireless
7 1 (0.70%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.59%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.10%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (2.10%) Big Data
3 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.40%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (4.20%) Subversion
2 6 (4.20%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.10%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 26 (18.18%) Finance
2 23 (16.08%) Marketing
3 19 (13.29%) Retail
4 8 (5.59%) Games
5 7 (4.90%) Banking
6 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.40%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (39.16%) HTML
2 52 (36.36%) CSS
3 16 (11.19%) Flash
3 16 (11.19%) CSS3
4 15 (10.49%) HTML5
5 6 (4.20%) MCollective
5 6 (4.20%) Middleware
6 4 (2.80%) .NET
7 3 (2.10%) JSON
8 2 (1.40%) Spring
8 2 (1.40%) Spring Integration
8 2 (1.40%) Web Services
8 2 (1.40%) XML
8 2 (1.40%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.70%) LAMP
9 1 (0.70%) XHTML
9 1 (0.70%) SVG
9 1 (0.70%) Sass
9 1 (0.70%) LESS
9 1 (0.70%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.99%) Social Media
2 18 (12.59%) iPhone
3 12 (8.39%) Graphic Design
4 11 (7.69%) iPad
5 9 (6.29%) Digital Media
5 9 (6.29%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.20%) New Media
6 6 (4.20%) IPTV
7 4 (2.80%) Photography
8 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.10%) Mobile Games
9 2 (1.40%) Statistics
10 1 (0.70%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.70%) Blog
10 1 (0.70%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.99%) Windows
1 20 (13.99%) Android
2 12 (8.39%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.29%) Linux
4 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.78%) E-Commerce
1 24 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (9.09%) Information Architecture
3 10 (6.99%) Online Marketing
3 10 (6.99%) Web Design
4 9 (6.29%) Analytics
5 8 (5.59%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (5.59%) User Experience Design
5 8 (5.59%) Scrum
6 7 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (4.90%) Project Management
6 7 (4.90%) CRM
6 7 (4.90%) B2B
6 7 (4.90%) B2C
7 6 (4.20%) Search Engine Marketing
7 6 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (4.20%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (3.50%) Web Analytics
8 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (3.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 11 (7.69%) Java
3 7 (4.90%) Ruby
4 6 (4.20%) SQL
4 6 (4.20%) Python
4 6 (4.20%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.40%) PHP
5 2 (1.40%) C#
5 2 (1.40%) C++
6 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 24 (16.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) XenApp
3 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.70%) vSphere
3 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) Nagios
1 6 (4.20%) Puppet
1 6 (4.20%) Cobbler
1 6 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.20%) collectd
2 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.70%) SCCM
2 1 (0.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (39.16%) Adobe
2 21 (14.69%) VMware
3 9 (6.29%) Oracle
4 8 (5.59%) Cisco
5 7 (4.90%) Blue Coat
5 7 (4.90%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.20%) Akamai
7 4 (2.80%) NetApp
7 4 (2.80%) SAP
8 3 (2.10%) Trillium
8 3 (2.10%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.10%) Facebook
9 2 (1.40%) Greenplum
9 2 (1.40%) IBM
9 2 (1.40%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.40%) EMC
9 2 (1.40%) Citrix
10 1 (0.70%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.70%) Symantec
10 1 (0.70%) Google
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