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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Designer
Rank 737 753 767
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 187 223 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 135 178 197
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +3 174 £50,000 -4.76% 26
London -10 75 £55,000 - 14
South West +35 27 £50,000 -
Bristol +47 25 £50,000 +66.66%
East of England +56 21 £36,500 -25.12% 2
South East +21 20 £50,000 +25.00% 1
City of London +33 14 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Brighton +15 12 £47,500 +18.75%
East Sussex +15 12 £47,500 +18.75%
Yorkshire +20 11 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Essex - 9 - - 1
Leeds +15 8 £32,500 -27.77% 1
West Yorkshire +13 8 £32,500 -27.77% 1
North West +13 8 £28,500 -40.00% 4
Southend-on-Sea - 8 - - 1
East Midlands +10 7 £36,250 -43.13% 3
Manchester +5 7 £28,500 -40.00% 2
West Midlands -21 6 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Norfolk - 5 £61,800 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £37,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +30 4 £35,250 -32.85% 1
Scotland -1 4 - -
Staffordshire - 4 £41,250 - 1
Nottingham - 4 £47,000 - 1
Sheffield +24 3 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire +20 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Edinburgh +12 3 - -
Oxford -1 3 £55,000 -12.00%
Oxfordshire -10 3 £55,000 -12.00%
Norwich - 3 £61,800 -

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 302 (72.60%) User Experience
2 146 (35.10%) Wireframes
3 135 (32.45%) HTML
4 133 (31.97%) Photoshop
5 129 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (30.77%) Adobe
7 121 (29.09%) Adobe Illustrator
8 110 (26.44%) CSS
9 79 (18.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 71 (17.07%) Axure RP
11 70 (16.83%) Prototyping
12 66 (15.87%) JavaScript
13 63 (15.14%) Degree
14 59 (14.18%) Typography
15 56 (13.46%) Android
16 53 (12.74%) Data Protection
16 53 (12.74%) Marketing
17 48 (11.54%) InDesign
18 45 (10.82%) Apple iOS
19 42 (10.10%) Graphic Design
19 42 (10.10%) Finance
20 41 (9.86%) Information Architecture
20 41 (9.86%) Responsive Web Design
20 41 (9.86%) Mentoring
21 39 (9.38%) Flash
22 37 (8.89%) Telecoms
22 37 (8.89%) Front End Development
22 37 (8.89%) Mobile App
22 37 (8.89%) HTML5
23 34 (8.17%) E-Commerce

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 13 (3.13%) CMS
2 5 (1.20%) JBoss
3 4 (0.96%) Confluence
4 3 (0.72%) WordPress
5 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 133 (31.97%) Photoshop
2 121 (29.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 79 (18.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 48 (11.54%) InDesign
5 33 (7.93%) Adobe After Effects
6 30 (7.21%) OmniGraffle
7 20 (4.81%) MS Office
8 16 (3.85%) CINEMA 4D
9 10 (2.40%) MS Visio
10 9 (2.16%) MS Excel
11 6 (1.44%) Fireworks
12 5 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (0.72%) 3ds Max
13 3 (0.72%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.48%) Final Cut Pro
14 2 (0.48%) GIMP
14 2 (0.48%) LightWave 3D
14 2 (0.48%) Maya
15 1 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) WebTrends
2 5 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.68%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.96%) SaaS
3 2 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.48%) IaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.24%) GitHub
4 1 (0.24%) Google Play
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.85%) LTE
2 13 (3.13%) Internet
3 12 (2.88%) Ethernet
4 10 (2.40%) Radio Access Network
5 9 (2.16%) 2G
6 8 (1.92%) 4G
6 8 (1.92%) GSM
6 8 (1.92%) WCDMA
7 7 (1.68%) 3G
8 6 (1.44%) IPsec
8 6 (1.44%) MPLS
8 6 (1.44%) OSPF
9 5 (1.20%) ATM
9 5 (1.20%) SCTP
10 4 (0.96%) HSPA
10 4 (0.96%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.48%) VPN
12 1 (0.24%) DNS
12 1 (0.24%) PPP
12 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.68%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.48%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (0.48%) QlikView
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.48%) VLDB
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.24%) MySQL
6 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.24%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 71 (17.07%) Axure RP
2 16 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 10 (2.40%) Dreamweaver
4 8 (1.92%) JIRA
5 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.24%) Ant
6 1 (0.24%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.24%) ERwin
6 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.24%) JUnit
6 1 (0.24%) Maven
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.24%) Subversion
6 1 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 53 (12.74%) Marketing
2 42 (10.10%) Finance
3 37 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 25 (6.01%) Retail
5 20 (4.81%) Games
6 14 (3.37%) Advertising
7 12 (2.88%) Electronics
8 7 (1.68%) Local Government
9 6 (1.44%) Banking
10 5 (1.20%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.96%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.72%) Legal
13 2 (0.48%) Front Office
13 2 (0.48%) Interactive Media
13 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.24%) French Language
14 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (32.45%) HTML
2 110 (26.44%) CSS
3 39 (9.38%) Flash
4 37 (8.89%) HTML5
5 18 (4.33%) CSS3
6 13 (3.13%) jQuery
6 13 (3.13%) XML
7 12 (2.88%) .NET
7 12 (2.88%) AngularJS
8 11 (2.64%) J2EE
8 11 (2.64%) KnockoutJS
8 11 (2.64%) React
9 9 (2.16%) Sass
9 9 (2.16%) Web Services
10 8 (1.92%) Ajax
10 8 (1.92%) Spring
10 8 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (1.68%) WPF
12 6 (1.44%) ASP.NET
12 6 (1.44%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 302 (72.60%) User Experience
2 42 (10.10%) Graphic Design
3 37 (8.89%) Mobile App
4 22 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (5.05%) Animation
5 21 (5.05%) e-Learning
6 17 (4.09%) Digital Media
7 8 (1.92%) FMCG
7 8 (1.92%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.68%) Psychology
8 7 (1.68%) RIA
8 7 (1.68%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.44%) Copywriting
10 5 (1.20%) Fintech
10 5 (1.20%) Video Editing
11 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.96%) Motion Graphics
11 4 (0.96%) Social Media
12 3 (0.72%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.72%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 56 (13.46%) Android
2 45 (10.82%) Apple iOS
3 29 (6.97%) Windows
4 5 (1.20%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.72%) Unix
6 2 (0.48%) Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.24%) Solaris
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (35.10%) Wireframes
2 129 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (16.83%) Prototyping
4 59 (14.18%) Typography
5 53 (12.74%) Data Protection
6 41 (9.86%) Information Architecture
6 41 (9.86%) Mentoring
6 41 (9.86%) Responsive Web Design
7 37 (8.89%) Front End Development
8 34 (8.17%) E-Commerce
9 32 (7.69%) UX Design
9 32 (7.69%) Web Design
10 27 (6.49%) Usability Testing
11 26 (6.25%) Analytics
12 24 (5.77%) Mobile First
13 20 (4.81%) Project Management
14 19 (4.57%) Service Design
14 19 (4.57%) Web Development
15 18 (4.33%) Workflow
16 17 (4.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 66 (15.87%) JavaScript
2 16 (3.85%) SQL
3 14 (3.37%) Java
4 9 (2.16%) C#
5 5 (1.20%) C
5 5 (1.20%) VB.NET
6 3 (0.72%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.72%) Python
6 3 (0.72%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.48%) PHP
7 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.24%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.24%) Perl
8 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 63 (15.14%) Degree
2 4 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (0.96%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.48%) CITP
3 2 (0.48%) MBCS
3 2 (0.48%) PhD
4 1 (0.24%) CCIE
4 1 (0.24%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.24%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.40%) QA
2 3 (0.72%) SLA
3 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) WAI
4 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Docker
1 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 128 (30.77%) Adobe
2 19 (4.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.85%) Google
4 15 (3.61%) Apple
5 12 (2.88%) Cognizant
6 6 (1.44%) Oracle
7 5 (1.20%) Nokia
7 5 (1.20%) SAP
8 4 (0.96%) Actix
8 4 (0.96%) Ericsson
8 4 (0.96%) Huawei
8 4 (0.96%) Nortel
9 3 (0.72%) Cisco
10 2 (0.48%) Juniper
10 2 (0.48%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.48%) VMware
11 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.24%) BroadVision
11 1 (0.24%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.24%) Fortinet
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