The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Designer
Rank 688 594 696
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +102
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 220 287 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.28% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 181 216 174
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,250 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Designer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Designer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the UK.

Senior Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Designer over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Designer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -65 207 £47,500 +5.55% 29
London +3 132 £50,000 - 16
City of London -25 33 £46,000 -8.00% 8
North West -28 18 £31,500 +5.00% 3
South East -54 17 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Manchester -6 16 £31,500 +5.00% 2
East of England +11 11 £33,660 -32.68% 2
Scotland -15 11 £35,000 +29.62% 2
South West -20 9 £42,500 +13.33% 4
East Midlands -10 8 £41,250 -28.26% 1
Glasgow -19 7 £39,748 +47.21% 1
Leeds -25 7 £31,500 -13.10%
West Yorkshire -34 7 £31,500 -13.10%
Yorkshire -44 7 £31,500 -13.10%
Bristol +1 6 £48,750 -20.40% 4
Berkshire -9 6 £68,750 +72.95% 1
Hampshire -9 6 £51,000 +45.71%
Derbyshire - 6 - -
Cambridge +2 4 £33,660 -
Cambridgeshire 0 4 £33,660 -
Hertfordshire -3 4 £38,750 -22.50% 2
West Sussex -4 4 £60,000 -
West Midlands -25 4 £50,000 +66.66%
Worthing - 4 £60,000 -
Dundee +6 3 £29,500 +18.00%
Basingstoke - 3 £51,000 -
Essex - 3 £31,250 -
Newbury +2 2 £68,750 +58.04% 1
Bracknell -2 2 £73,750 +123.48%
Lancashire -4 2 £30,000 +1.69% 1

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title.

1 183 (38.45%) HTML
2 175 (36.76%) CSS
3 150 (31.51%) Photoshop
4 141 (29.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 134 (28.15%) Adobe
6 111 (23.32%) Mobile App
7 90 (18.91%) Android
7 90 (18.91%) Marketing
8 86 (18.07%) Degree
9 83 (17.44%) E-Commerce
10 80 (16.81%) JavaScript
11 77 (16.18%) Finance
12 63 (13.24%) Web Design
13 62 (13.03%) Apple iOS
14 60 (12.61%) Axure RP
15 48 (10.08%) Flash
16 47 (9.87%) InDesign
16 47 (9.87%) HTML5
17 45 (9.45%) jQuery
18 44 (9.24%) Adobe After Effects
19 41 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
20 40 (8.40%) Responsive Web Design
21 37 (7.77%) Animation
22 36 (7.56%) Graphic Design
22 36 (7.56%) Digital Media
23 35 (7.35%) CSS3
23 35 (7.35%) Telecoms
24 34 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
25 29 (6.09%) Motion Graphics
26 27 (5.67%) Multimedia

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.26%) CMS
2 5 (1.05%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.63%) Node.js
4 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.42%) Drupal
4 2 (0.42%) GemFire
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.21%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.21%) WordPress
5 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.21%) IIS
5 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.21%) SAS
5 1 (0.21%) Apache
5 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 150 (31.51%) Photoshop
2 141 (29.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 47 (9.87%) InDesign
4 44 (9.24%) Adobe After Effects
5 34 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (1.47%) MS Excel
6 7 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.47%) Fireworks
7 6 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (1.05%) MS Office
9 4 (0.84%) Maya
9 4 (0.84%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.21%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 10 (2.10%) Magento
2 4 (0.84%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.21%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.21%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.15%) Internet
2 14 (2.94%) LAN
3 13 (2.73%) MPLS
3 13 (2.73%) Firewall
4 12 (2.52%) 4G
5 11 (2.31%) OSPF
6 10 (2.10%) VoIP
6 10 (2.10%) WAN
7 8 (1.68%) IPsec
7 8 (1.68%) LTE
7 8 (1.68%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (1.47%) RIP
8 7 (1.47%) VPN
8 7 (1.47%) BGP
9 6 (1.26%) DWDM
9 6 (1.26%) RSVP
9 6 (1.26%) DHCP
9 6 (1.26%) 3GPP
9 6 (1.26%) Broadband
9 6 (1.26%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.26%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.63%) MySQL
5 3 (0.63%) Star Schema
5 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.42%) DB2
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.21%) Big Data
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.21%) DataStage
7 1 (0.21%) Essbase
7 1 (0.21%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 60 (12.61%) Axure RP
2 11 (2.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 11 (2.31%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.84%) Maven
5 3 (0.63%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (0.63%) Grunt
6 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.21%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.21%) Toad
7 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 90 (18.91%) Marketing
2 77 (16.18%) Finance
3 35 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 27 (5.67%) Multimedia
5 25 (5.25%) Retail
6 15 (3.15%) Advertising
7 13 (2.73%) Games
8 12 (2.52%) Banking
9 6 (1.26%) Electronics
9 6 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.05%) Interactive Media
10 5 (1.05%) Automotive
10 5 (1.05%) Legal
11 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.42%) Front Office
12 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (38.45%) HTML
2 175 (36.76%) CSS
3 48 (10.08%) Flash
4 47 (9.87%) HTML5
5 45 (9.45%) jQuery
6 35 (7.35%) CSS3
7 17 (3.57%) Ajax
8 12 (2.52%) XHTML
9 8 (1.68%) XML
9 8 (1.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (1.47%) HTML5 Canvas
10 7 (1.47%) Java EE
10 7 (1.47%) .NET
10 7 (1.47%) JSP
10 7 (1.47%) Web Services
10 7 (1.47%) Spring
11 5 (1.05%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.84%) SOAP
12 4 (0.84%) DOM
12 4 (0.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 111 (23.32%) Mobile App
2 37 (7.77%) Animation
3 36 (7.56%) Graphic Design
3 36 (7.56%) Digital Media
4 29 (6.09%) Motion Graphics
5 20 (4.20%) Visualisation
6 19 (3.99%) Social Media
7 17 (3.57%) iPhone
8 16 (3.36%) iPad
9 8 (1.68%) PKI
9 8 (1.68%) E-Learning
10 7 (1.47%) Photography
10 7 (1.47%) IPTV
11 6 (1.26%) W3C
11 6 (1.26%) Video Editing
11 6 (1.26%) Open Source
12 5 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (1.05%) Social Gaming
12 5 (1.05%) Machine to Machine
12 5 (1.05%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 90 (18.91%) Android
2 62 (13.03%) Apple iOS
3 21 (4.41%) Windows
4 16 (3.36%) UNIX
5 11 (2.31%) Linux
6 6 (1.26%) Solaris
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (17.44%) E-Commerce
2 63 (13.24%) Web Design
3 41 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (8.40%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (5.04%) Web Development
5 24 (5.04%) Rapid Prototyping
6 22 (4.62%) Analytics
6 22 (4.62%) Project Management
7 20 (4.20%) Usability Testing
8 19 (3.99%) Time Management
8 19 (3.99%) Scrum
9 18 (3.78%) Use Case
10 17 (3.57%) Information Architecture
11 16 (3.36%) SEO
11 16 (3.36%) User Experience Design
12 15 (3.15%) B2B
13 11 (2.31%) B2C
13 11 (2.31%) Network Design
14 10 (2.10%) Workflow
14 10 (2.10%) UML
Programming Languages
1 80 (16.81%) JavaScript
2 20 (4.20%) Java
3 8 (1.68%) PHP
3 8 (1.68%) SQL
4 6 (1.26%) ActionScript
5 4 (0.84%) C
5 4 (0.84%) ActionScript 3.0
5 4 (0.84%) ActionScript 2.0
6 3 (0.63%) C#
7 1 (0.21%) Groovy
7 1 (0.21%) C++
7 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.21%) Jython
7 1 (0.21%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 86 (18.07%) Degree
2 10 (2.10%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.68%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.84%) MBA
4 4 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.84%) CCNP
4 4 (0.84%) CCDP
5 3 (0.63%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.42%) CCIE
6 2 (0.42%) HND
7 1 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.21%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.31%) QA
2 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) ProxySG
1 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.63%) Puppet
2 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.21%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 134 (28.15%) Adobe
2 15 (3.15%) Oracle
3 12 (2.52%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.31%) Cisco
5 7 (1.47%) Twitter
5 7 (1.47%) Citrix
6 6 (1.26%) Ericsson
6 6 (1.26%) SAP
6 6 (1.26%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 5 (1.05%) Omniture
7 5 (1.05%) Google
8 4 (0.84%) Coremetrics
8 4 (0.84%) Teradata
8 4 (0.84%) CheckPoint
8 4 (0.84%) Facebook
9 3 (0.63%) Juniper
9 3 (0.63%) Nokia
10 2 (0.42%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.42%) VMware
10 2 (0.42%) EMC
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Pension + Health Care + Life Ass
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
EE
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Everything Everywhere
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Everything Everywhere
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MBA
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago