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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Designer
UK
Rank 784 872 828
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 68 77 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.075% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.078% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 99
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £50,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +2.32%

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
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 26 February 2017 within the UK.

Lead Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Designer
Top 29 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +88 64 £60,000 +4.34% 6
London +72 38 £65,000 -7.14% 1
West Yorkshire +44 9 £45,000 -21.73%
Yorkshire +40 9 £45,000 -7.69%
Leeds +34 9 £45,000 -21.73%
East of England +34 8 £51,000 -1.92% 1
South West +13 5 £55,000 - 1
Glasgow +27 4 - -
Scotland +21 4 - -
Bristol - 4 £57,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +13 3 £43,000 -25.21%
Norfolk -14 3 £59,000 +13.46%
Norwich -17 3 £59,000 +13.46%
Stevenage - 3 £43,000 -
South East +59 2 £53,750 +1.41% 1
West Midlands +32 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1
City of London +31 1 £70,000 +23.62%
Hampshire +25 1 £60,000 -
North West -5 1 - - 1
Manchester -21 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 -
Southampton - 1 £60,000 -
Salford - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £70,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £47,500 - 1
Leamington Spa - 1 £40,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £60,000 -

Lead Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 120 (74.53%) User Experience
2 44 (27.33%) Wireframes
3 39 (24.22%) Service Design
4 36 (22.36%) Adobe
5 31 (19.25%) Prototyping
5 31 (19.25%) Axure RP
6 28 (17.39%) HTML
6 28 (17.39%) CSS
7 24 (14.91%) Usability Testing
8 23 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 21 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 21 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
10 20 (12.42%) Analytics
11 19 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (11.18%) Responsive Web Design
12 18 (11.18%) Mentoring
13 16 (9.94%) Finance
14 14 (8.70%) Marketing
14 14 (8.70%) Photoshop
14 14 (8.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 13 (8.07%) OmniGraffle
15 13 (8.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 13 (8.07%) Information Architecture
15 13 (8.07%) ITIL V3
15 13 (8.07%) ITIL
16 12 (7.45%) SOA
16 12 (7.45%) InVision
17 11 (6.83%) Ethnography
17 11 (6.83%) UX Design
18 10 (6.21%) Ethnographic Research

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 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 14 (8.70%) Photoshop
3 13 (8.07%) OmniGraffle
4 12 (7.45%) InVision
5 8 (4.97%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (3.73%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (2.48%) MS Visio
8 3 (1.86%) Acrobat
8 3 (1.86%) CINEMA 4D
8 3 (1.86%) Houdini
8 3 (1.86%) NUKE
9 2 (1.24%) GNU Octave
9 2 (1.24%) MS Excel
9 2 (1.24%) Simulink
10 1 (0.62%) MS Office
10 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.62%) MS Project
10 1 (0.62%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (1.86%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) SaaS
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) Internet
2 2 (1.24%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (1.24%) Broadband
2 2 (1.24%) CDMA
2 2 (1.24%) DNS
2 2 (1.24%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.24%) Firewall
2 2 (1.24%) IPv6
2 2 (1.24%) Software-Defined Radio
2 2 (1.24%) TACACS
2 2 (1.24%) TDMA
2 2 (1.24%) VoIP
2 2 (1.24%) WAN
2 2 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.86%) Big Data
3 2 (1.24%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.62%) MySQL
4 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (19.25%) Axure RP
2 14 (8.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.24%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (9.94%) Finance
2 14 (8.70%) Marketing
3 5 (3.11%) Advertising
4 4 (2.48%) Retail
4 4 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.62%) Automotive
6 1 (0.62%) Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.39%) CSS
1 28 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (2.48%) XML
3 3 (1.86%) Flash
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.62%) Apache CXF
5 1 (0.62%) Apache OpenJPA
5 1 (0.62%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.62%) JPA
5 1 (0.62%) JSF
5 1 (0.62%) RichFaces
5 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 120 (74.53%) User Experience
2 6 (3.73%) Fintech
2 6 (3.73%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.48%) Animation
4 3 (1.86%) Motion Graphics
5 2 (1.24%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.24%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (1.24%) iPad
5 2 (1.24%) Verilog
6 1 (0.62%) Blog
6 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.62%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.62%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.62%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.35%) Android
1 7 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.24%) Linux
2 2 (1.24%) Windows
3 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.33%) Wireframes
2 39 (24.22%) Service Design
3 31 (19.25%) Prototyping
4 24 (14.91%) Usability Testing
5 23 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 21 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
7 20 (12.42%) Analytics
8 19 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (11.18%) Mentoring
9 18 (11.18%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (8.07%) Information Architecture
10 13 (8.07%) ITIL
10 13 (8.07%) ITIL V3
10 13 (8.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (7.45%) SOA
12 11 (6.83%) Ethnography
12 11 (6.83%) UX Design
13 10 (6.21%) Ethnographic Research
13 10 (6.21%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
14 8 (4.97%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.73%) JavaScript
1 6 (3.73%) PHP
2 5 (3.11%) Java
3 4 (2.48%) SQL
4 2 (1.24%) C
4 2 (1.24%) Perl
4 2 (1.24%) Python
5 1 (0.62%) C++
5 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (3.73%) Degree
2 2 (1.24%) CCNP
2 2 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.24%) ECSS
1 2 (1.24%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.62%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (2.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) Nagios
1 2 (1.24%) OpenNMS
1 2 (1.24%) Puppet
1 2 (1.24%) RANCID
1 2 (1.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (22.36%) Adobe
2 4 (2.48%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (1.86%) Facebook
3 3 (1.86%) Maxymiser
3 3 (1.86%) Optimizely
3 3 (1.86%) Oracle
3 3 (1.86%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.24%) Brocade
4 2 (1.24%) Cisco
4 2 (1.24%) Ericsson
4 2 (1.24%) Foundry
4 2 (1.24%) Huawei
4 2 (1.24%) Informatica
4 2 (1.24%) Juniper
4 2 (1.24%) MEDITECH
4 2 (1.24%) Xilinx
4 2 (1.24%) ZyXEL
5 1 (0.62%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.62%) Thunderhead
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 43-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 27 days ago
Salford
Bupa
Posted: 9 days ago