The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 722 668 779
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +111
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 192 320 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 135 252 180
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £37,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +12.00%

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Designer in the job title.

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 25 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 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 -91 168 £50,000 -4.76% 32
London +10 82 £55,000 -2.22% 18
South East +5 38 £50,000 +19.04% 3
East of England +51 24 £32,859 -35.41%
Essex - 16 £32,859 -
Brighton +14 14 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East Sussex +10 14 £47,500 +18.75% 1
City of London +44 13 £50,000 -9.09%
Scotland +20 13 £55,000 +30.17%
North West -2 11 £31,750 -25.29% 3
Southend-on-Sea - 11 - -
Manchester -14 9 £31,750 -20.62% 1
Surrey +31 8 £44,000 +18.12% 2
Berkshire +12 8 £60,000 -4.00%
East Midlands +15 7 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh +11 7 £55,000 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire +14 6 £65,000 +27.75%
Cambridge +18 5 - -
South West +6 5 £50,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Bedfordshire - 5 - -
Luton - 5 - -
Bedford - 5 - -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £50,000 -
Bristol +11 4 £50,000 -20.00%
Glasgow +10 4 £55,000 +15.78%
South Wales +10 4 £40,000 +36.75%
Cardiff +9 4 £40,000 +37.93%
Wales +5 4 £40,000 +37.93% 1

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Senior 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 Senior Designer in the job title.

1 292 (73.55%) User Experience
2 140 (35.26%) Adobe
3 138 (34.76%) Photoshop
4 133 (33.50%) HTML
5 132 (33.25%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (30.98%) Adobe Illustrator
7 117 (29.47%) Wireframes
8 110 (27.71%) CSS
9 95 (23.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 67 (16.88%) Axure RP
11 63 (15.87%) JavaScript
12 61 (15.37%) Degree
13 59 (14.86%) InDesign
14 54 (13.60%) Data Protection
15 49 (12.34%) HTML5
15 49 (12.34%) Prototyping
15 49 (12.34%) Marketing
16 48 (12.09%) Android
17 46 (11.59%) Typography
18 41 (10.33%) Finance
19 39 (9.82%) Apple iOS
20 36 (9.07%) Mobile App
20 36 (9.07%) Front End Development
20 36 (9.07%) Web Design
21 35 (8.82%) Flash
22 34 (8.56%) Adobe After Effects
22 34 (8.56%) Information Architecture
23 33 (8.31%) UX Design
23 33 (8.31%) InVision
24 32 (8.06%) Mentoring

Senior 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 16 (4.03%) Marvel
2 10 (2.52%) CMS
3 5 (1.26%) JBoss
4 4 (1.01%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.76%) WordPress
6 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 138 (34.76%) Photoshop
2 123 (30.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 95 (23.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 59 (14.86%) InDesign
5 34 (8.56%) Adobe After Effects
6 33 (8.31%) InVision
7 21 (5.29%) OmniGraffle
8 14 (3.53%) MS Visio
9 12 (3.02%) CINEMA 4D
10 11 (2.77%) Fireworks
10 11 (2.77%) MS Office
11 5 (1.26%) UXPin
12 3 (0.76%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.76%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.76%) MS Excel
12 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
13 2 (0.50%) Final Cut Pro
13 2 (0.50%) GIMP
13 2 (0.50%) LightWave 3D
13 2 (0.50%) Maya
Business Applications
1 5 (1.26%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (1.26%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.25%) GitHub
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.03%) LTE
2 10 (2.52%) 2G
2 10 (2.52%) 4G
2 10 (2.52%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (2.27%) GSM
3 9 (2.27%) WCDMA
4 8 (2.02%) Internet
5 7 (1.76%) Ethernet
6 6 (1.51%) 3G
6 6 (1.51%) HSPA
6 6 (1.51%) IPsec
6 6 (1.51%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.25%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle Database
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (1.26%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.01%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.50%) QlikView
5 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.50%) VLDB
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.25%) MySQL
6 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 67 (16.88%) Axure RP
2 22 (5.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (1.76%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.25%) ERwin
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 49 (12.34%) Marketing
2 41 (10.33%) Finance
3 27 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.04%) Retail
5 14 (3.53%) Banking
6 12 (3.02%) Local Government
7 8 (2.02%) Electronics
7 8 (2.02%) Games
8 7 (1.76%) Advertising
9 4 (1.01%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.50%) Front Office
11 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Legal
12 1 (0.25%) French Language
12 1 (0.25%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (33.50%) HTML
2 110 (27.71%) CSS
3 49 (12.34%) HTML5
4 35 (8.82%) Flash
5 21 (5.29%) CSS3
6 17 (4.28%) jQuery
7 16 (4.03%) AngularJS
8 13 (3.27%) .NET
9 12 (3.02%) React
9 12 (3.02%) Sass
10 11 (2.77%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (2.52%) Spring
12 9 (2.27%) XML
13 8 (2.02%) J2EE
13 8 (2.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (1.76%) WPF
15 6 (1.51%) ASP.NET
15 6 (1.51%) LESS
16 5 (1.26%) Apache Camel
16 5 (1.26%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 292 (73.55%) User Experience
2 36 (9.07%) Mobile App
3 27 (6.80%) Graphic Design
4 20 (5.04%) e-Learning
5 16 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.77%) Visualisation
7 9 (2.27%) Animation
8 8 (2.02%) Data Integration
8 8 (2.02%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.76%) Psychology
10 5 (1.26%) Photography
10 5 (1.26%) RIA
11 4 (1.01%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.01%) FMCG
11 4 (1.01%) Video Editing
12 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.76%) Fintech
12 3 (0.76%) iPad
12 3 (0.76%) Social Media
13 2 (0.50%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 48 (12.09%) Android
2 39 (9.82%) Apple iOS
3 25 (6.30%) Windows
4 7 (1.76%) Unix
5 6 (1.51%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.01%) Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (33.25%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (29.47%) Wireframes
3 54 (13.60%) Data Protection
4 49 (12.34%) Prototyping
5 46 (11.59%) Typography
6 36 (9.07%) Front End Development
6 36 (9.07%) Web Design
7 34 (8.56%) Information Architecture
8 33 (8.31%) UX Design
9 32 (8.06%) Mentoring
10 30 (7.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 27 (6.80%) SOA
12 26 (6.55%) B2B
13 24 (6.05%) E-Commerce
14 23 (5.79%) Service Design
15 22 (5.54%) Scrum
16 21 (5.29%) Project Management
16 21 (5.29%) Usability Testing
17 18 (4.53%) Web Development
18 15 (3.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 63 (15.87%) JavaScript
2 15 (3.78%) Java
3 11 (2.77%) C#
3 11 (2.77%) SQL
4 4 (1.01%) VB.NET
5 3 (0.76%) C
5 3 (0.76%) PL/SQL
5 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.50%) PHP
7 1 (0.25%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.25%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.25%) Perl
7 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.25%) Python
7 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (15.37%) Degree
2 9 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.02%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) WAI
2 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Docker
1 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 140 (35.26%) Adobe
2 15 (3.78%) Apple
3 14 (3.53%) Google
4 13 (3.27%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.52%) Cognizant
6 7 (1.76%) Oracle
7 6 (1.51%) Actix
7 6 (1.51%) Ericsson
7 6 (1.51%) Huawei
7 6 (1.51%) iRise
7 6 (1.51%) Nokia
7 6 (1.51%) Nortel
8 4 (1.01%) SAP
9 1 (0.25%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.25%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.25%) Cisco
9 1 (0.25%) Informatica
9 1 (0.25%) Quark
9 1 (0.25%) Sencha
9 1 (0.25%) VMware
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Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Structur3d People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum amazing benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum amazing benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Media
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Accrington, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £575-625pd (may be flexibility for the right candidate)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talendrone.com
Salary: £40K - £60K
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Voyanta
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bolton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
DesignStudioPeople
Posted: 14 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Derby
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Coventry
ECOM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago