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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Designer
Rank 830 818 884
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 78 152 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.14% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.14% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 74 122 74
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,750 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.74% +13.68%

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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -2 73 £62,500 +4.16% 7
London +2 40 £65,000 - 4
South East +17 15 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Berkshire -7 11 £60,000 -
East of England +47 10 £62,500 - 1
Norfolk - 7 £62,500 -
Norwich - 7 £62,500 -
City of London +49 5 £72,500 +11.53% 1
North West +24 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland -4 5 £75,000 +45.63%
Stirling - 5 £75,000 -
Manchester - 5 £60,000 - 1
Rochdale - 4 £60,000 - 1
Reading +12 3 £62,500 +66.66%
West Midlands +1 3 £60,000 -14.28%
Bracknell - 3 £58,350 -
Harlow - 3 £55,000 -
Essex - 3 £55,000 -
Surrey +34 2 £90,000 +33.33% 1
Egham +31 2 £90,000 +33.33% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £51,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £51,250 -
Birmingham -5 1 £77,500 +10.71%
Coventry - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £42,500 -

Lead Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 104 (61.90%) User Experience
2 91 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (35.71%) Wireframes
4 40 (23.81%) HTML
4 40 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 38 (22.62%) Photoshop
6 36 (21.43%) CSS
7 35 (20.83%) Scrum
8 32 (19.05%) Axure RP
9 31 (18.45%) Degree
10 30 (17.86%) Prototyping
11 29 (17.26%) Mobile App
12 28 (16.67%) Finance
13 26 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (15.48%) Apple iOS
14 25 (14.88%) Adobe
14 25 (14.88%) SQL
14 25 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (13.10%) Data Modelling
15 22 (13.10%) OmniGraffle
16 21 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
17 20 (11.90%) SOA
18 19 (11.31%) Microsoft
18 19 (11.31%) MS Excel
18 19 (11.31%) Data Mapping
19 18 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
19 18 (10.71%) PerformancePoint
19 18 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 18 (10.71%) Marketing
19 18 (10.71%) MDX

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 (2.98%) CMS
1 5 (2.98%) Marvel
2 2 (1.19%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.19%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.60%) JBoss
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 38 (22.62%) Photoshop
3 22 (13.10%) OmniGraffle
4 19 (11.31%) MS Excel
5 11 (6.55%) InVision
6 10 (5.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (4.17%) InDesign
8 6 (3.57%) MS Visio
9 3 (1.79%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.60%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.60%) Pixate
10 1 (0.60%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.98%) Internet
2 4 (2.38%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (2.38%) BGP
2 4 (2.38%) Broadband
2 4 (2.38%) DNS
2 4 (2.38%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.38%) Firewall
2 4 (2.38%) HSRP
2 4 (2.38%) HTTP
2 4 (2.38%) IPv6
2 4 (2.38%) Junos
2 4 (2.38%) LLU
2 4 (2.38%) OSPF
2 4 (2.38%) SNMP
2 4 (2.38%) TACACS
2 4 (2.38%) VLAN
2 4 (2.38%) VoIP
2 4 (2.38%) VPN
2 4 (2.38%) VRRP
2 4 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (10.71%) PerformancePoint
2 18 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 18 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
2 18 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 18 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.19%) DB2
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.60%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.60%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (19.05%) Axure RP
2 10 (5.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (2.98%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.38%) Maven
5 3 (1.79%) Ant
5 3 (1.79%) CruiseControl
5 3 (1.79%) EasyMock
5 3 (1.79%) JIRA
5 3 (1.79%) JUnit
5 3 (1.79%) Mockito
5 3 (1.79%) Selenium
5 3 (1.79%) XMLSpy
6 1 (0.60%) Dreamweaver
General
1 28 (16.67%) Finance
2 18 (10.71%) Marketing
3 13 (7.74%) Games
4 12 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.17%) Retail
6 6 (3.57%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.98%) Electronics
7 5 (2.98%) Publishing
8 2 (1.19%) Advertising
8 2 (1.19%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.60%) Automotive
9 1 (0.60%) Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Legal
9 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (23.81%) HTML
2 36 (21.43%) CSS
3 18 (10.71%) MDX
4 12 (7.14%) SOAP
5 8 (4.76%) JMS
6 7 (4.17%) Sass
7 6 (3.57%) .NET
7 6 (3.57%) RESTful
7 6 (3.57%) XML
8 5 (2.98%) Ajax
8 5 (2.98%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (2.98%) HTML5
8 5 (2.98%) PhoneGap
8 5 (2.98%) Web Services
9 4 (2.38%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.38%) CSS3
9 4 (2.38%) jQuery
10 3 (1.79%) Flash
10 3 (1.79%) JSP
10 3 (1.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 104 (61.90%) User Experience
2 29 (17.26%) Mobile App
3 25 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (9.52%) Graphic Design
5 12 (7.14%) Social Media
6 6 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (2.98%) Biometrics
7 5 (2.98%) e-Learning
8 4 (2.38%) Blog
8 4 (2.38%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.38%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.38%) SCORM
8 4 (2.38%) W3C
9 2 (1.19%) Animation
9 2 (1.19%) Learning Management System
9 2 (1.19%) Psychology
9 2 (1.19%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.19%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.60%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.48%) Apple iOS
2 15 (8.93%) Android
3 8 (4.76%) Unix
3 8 (4.76%) Windows
4 5 (2.98%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (2.38%) Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (35.71%) Wireframes
3 35 (20.83%) Scrum
4 30 (17.86%) Prototyping
5 26 (15.48%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (13.10%) Data Modelling
7 20 (11.90%) SOA
8 19 (11.31%) Data Mapping
9 18 (10.71%) Data Analysis
10 17 (10.12%) Industrial Design
11 14 (8.33%) Software Delivery
11 14 (8.33%) Web Development
12 12 (7.14%) Data Protection
12 12 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 12 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (6.55%) Information Architecture
14 10 (5.95%) B2C
14 10 (5.95%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.95%) Web Design
15 9 (5.36%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.88%) SQL
2 16 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 14 (8.33%) Java
4 4 (2.38%) Perl
4 4 (2.38%) PHP
4 4 (2.38%) Python
5 2 (1.19%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.60%) C#
6 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (18.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.12%) QA
2 4 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.38%) Cacti
1 4 (2.38%) Nagios
1 4 (2.38%) OpenNMS
1 4 (2.38%) Puppet
1 4 (2.38%) RANCID
1 4 (2.38%) SCCM
1 4 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (14.88%) Adobe
2 19 (11.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.55%) Oracle
4 6 (3.57%) SAP
5 5 (2.98%) webMethods
6 4 (2.38%) Brocade
6 4 (2.38%) Cisco
6 4 (2.38%) Ericsson
6 4 (2.38%) Foundry
6 4 (2.38%) Huawei
6 4 (2.38%) Juniper
6 4 (2.38%) ZyXEL
7 2 (1.19%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.60%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.60%) Cognos
8 1 (0.60%) Google
8 1 (0.60%) IBM
8 1 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.60%) Omniture
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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