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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Designer
UK
Rank 777 858 833
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 72 81 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.081% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.084% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 50 71 104
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £70,000 £80,000
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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
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 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 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 +77 70 £60,000 +4.34% 3
London +72 47 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Yorkshire +26 9 £45,000 +12.50%
West Yorkshire +29 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Leeds +22 7 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +19 5 £43,000 -25.21%
South West +9 4 £55,000 -
Bristol - 4 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -2 3 £43,000 -25.21%
Stevenage - 3 £43,000 -
South East +65 2 £61,250 +15.56%
Glasgow +28 2 - -
Scotland +27 2 - -
Warwickshire +19 1 £40,000 +10.34%
City of London +9 1 £47,500 -14.79%
Bradford +5 1 - -
West Midlands -1 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Norfolk -13 1 - -
Norwich -17 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Southampton - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
York - 1 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £62,500 -

Lead Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 119 (70.83%) User Experience
2 43 (25.60%) Wireframes
3 36 (21.43%) Adobe
4 35 (20.83%) Service Design
5 34 (20.24%) Axure RP
6 29 (17.26%) Prototyping
6 29 (17.26%) HTML
7 27 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (15.48%) CSS
9 21 (12.50%) Usability Testing
10 18 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
10 18 (10.71%) E-Commerce
11 17 (10.12%) Marketing
11 17 (10.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 16 (9.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 16 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
12 16 (9.52%) Finance
13 15 (8.93%) Photoshop
13 15 (8.93%) Mobile App
14 14 (8.33%) Mentoring
14 14 (8.33%) Internet
15 13 (7.74%) ITIL
15 13 (7.74%) InVision
15 13 (7.74%) Analytics
15 13 (7.74%) ITIL V3
15 13 (7.74%) Information Architecture
16 11 (6.55%) Web Design
17 10 (5.95%) Adobe Illustrator
17 10 (5.95%) SOA

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 (0.60%) Marvel
Applications
1 17 (10.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 16 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
3 15 (8.93%) Photoshop
4 13 (7.74%) InVision
5 10 (5.95%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
6 6 (3.57%) MS Visio
7 3 (1.79%) Acrobat
7 3 (1.79%) CINEMA 4D
7 3 (1.79%) GNU Octave
7 3 (1.79%) Houdini
7 3 (1.79%) NUKE
7 3 (1.79%) Simulink
8 2 (1.19%) UXPin
9 1 (0.60%) InDesign
9 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
9 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (1.79%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 3 (1.79%) SaaS
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.33%) Internet
2 6 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
2 6 (3.57%) Broadband
2 6 (3.57%) DNS
2 6 (3.57%) Ethernet
2 6 (3.57%) Firewall
2 6 (3.57%) IPv6
2 6 (3.57%) TACACS
2 6 (3.57%) VoIP
2 6 (3.57%) WAN
2 6 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.79%) CDMA
3 3 (1.79%) Software-Defined Radio
3 3 (1.79%) TDMA
4 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.19%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) MySQL
5 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (20.24%) Axure RP
2 16 (9.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (10.12%) Marketing
2 16 (9.52%) Finance
3 8 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.57%) Advertising
5 5 (2.98%) Retail
6 4 (2.38%) Automotive
7 2 (1.19%) Banking
7 2 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.19%) Publishing
8 1 (0.60%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.26%) HTML
2 26 (15.48%) CSS
3 4 (2.38%) HTML5
4 3 (1.79%) Flash
4 3 (1.79%) XML
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.60%) Apache CXF
6 1 (0.60%) Apache OpenJPA
6 1 (0.60%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.60%) JPA
6 1 (0.60%) JSF
6 1 (0.60%) React
6 1 (0.60%) RichFaces
6 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 119 (70.83%) User Experience
2 15 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.57%) Fintech
4 4 (2.38%) Animation
4 4 (2.38%) Psychology
4 4 (2.38%) Video on Demand
5 3 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.79%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (1.79%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (1.79%) Verilog
5 3 (1.79%) Video Editing
6 2 (1.19%) Ergonomics
6 2 (1.19%) iPad
6 2 (1.19%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.19%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.36%) Android
1 9 (5.36%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.79%) Linux
2 3 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.60%) Wireframes
2 35 (20.83%) Service Design
3 29 (17.26%) Prototyping
4 27 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (12.50%) Usability Testing
6 18 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 18 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
6 18 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.74%) Analytics
8 13 (7.74%) Information Architecture
8 13 (7.74%) ITIL
8 13 (7.74%) ITIL V3
9 11 (6.55%) Web Design
10 10 (5.95%) SOA
10 10 (5.95%) UX Design
11 9 (5.36%) Ethnography
11 9 (5.36%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.36%) Validation
12 8 (4.76%) Ethnographic Research
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.76%) PHP
2 7 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 7 (4.17%) Python
2 7 (4.17%) SQL
3 6 (3.57%) Perl
4 3 (1.79%) C
4 3 (1.79%) Java
5 2 (1.19%) C++
6 1 (0.60%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (4.76%) Degree
2 6 (3.57%) CCNP
2 6 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.79%) ECSS
3 2 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (5.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.57%) Nagios
1 6 (3.57%) OpenNMS
1 6 (3.57%) Puppet
1 6 (3.57%) RANCID
1 6 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (21.43%) Adobe
2 7 (4.17%) Oracle
3 6 (3.57%) Brocade
3 6 (3.57%) Cisco
3 6 (3.57%) Ericsson
3 6 (3.57%) Foundry
3 6 (3.57%) Huawei
3 6 (3.57%) Juniper
3 6 (3.57%) ZyXEL
4 3 (1.79%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (1.79%) Facebook
4 3 (1.79%) Maxymiser
4 3 (1.79%) Optimizely
4 3 (1.79%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.79%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.19%) Informatica
5 2 (1.19%) MEDITECH
6 1 (0.60%) Google
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
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