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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Designer
Rank 687 652 632
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 217 298 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 168 227 207
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -5.49%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015 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 17 April 2015. 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
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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 -37 210 £50,000 - 36
London -62 102 £50,000 -2.43% 14
South East +15 40 £40,000 -21.56% 6
City of London +2 40 £45,000 -11.76% 4
South West -9 26 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Wiltshire +17 24 £50,000 -6.97%
Swindon +10 24 £50,000 -6.97%
West Midlands -4 16 £47,500 +11.76%
East of England +23 11 £30,000 -33.33% 5
Hampshire +7 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Surrey +13 8 £31,250 -47.91% 2
Yorkshire +12 8 £50,000 - 3
West Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 - 2
Coventry - 8 £47,500 -
Halifax - 7 - -
North West -17 6 £41,250 +17.85% 6
Buckinghamshire - 6 £62,500 -
Essex +5 5 £30,000 -33.33% 1
East Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
Brighton - 5 £40,000 -
Colchester - 5 £30,000 -
Guildford +17 4 £25,000 -58.33% 1
Southampton -3 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Portsmouth - 4 £57,500 -
Cardiff - 4 £30,565 -
Wales - 4 £30,565 -
South Wales - 4 £30,565 -
Scotland +17 3 £57,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire +13 3 £27,500 -35.29% 3
Glasgow +11 3 £57,000 +34.91%

Senior Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 235 (52.81%) User Experience
2 159 (35.73%) HTML
3 132 (29.66%) CSS
4 127 (28.54%) Photoshop
5 119 (26.74%) Adobe
6 110 (24.72%) Adobe Illustrator
7 76 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (16.63%) JavaScript
9 70 (15.73%) Finance
10 69 (15.51%) HTML5
11 66 (14.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 61 (13.71%) Web Design
13 59 (13.26%) Axure RP
14 48 (10.79%) Responsive Web Design
15 46 (10.34%) Mobile App
16 45 (10.11%) InDesign
16 45 (10.11%) Marketing
17 43 (9.66%) Information Architecture
18 41 (9.21%) CSS3
19 40 (8.99%) jQuery
20 37 (8.31%) Degree
21 36 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
21 36 (8.09%) Mentoring
22 34 (7.64%) Retail
22 34 (7.64%) .NET
23 33 (7.42%) Oracle
23 33 (7.42%) Cisco
24 31 (6.97%) Usability Testing
25 28 (6.29%) Analytics
25 28 (6.29%) Graphic Design

Senior Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 11 (2.47%) WebSphere
2 10 (2.25%) JBoss
3 6 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.12%) CMS
4 5 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (0.90%) WordPress
6 2 (0.45%) SAS
6 2 (0.45%) Drupal
7 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.22%) Moodle
Applications
1 127 (28.54%) Photoshop
2 110 (24.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 66 (14.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 45 (10.11%) InDesign
5 22 (4.94%) OmniGraffle
5 22 (4.94%) Fireworks
6 21 (4.72%) MS Visio
7 17 (3.82%) Adobe After Effects
8 10 (2.25%) MS Excel
9 7 (1.57%) MS Office
10 6 (1.35%) Acrobat
10 6 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (0.67%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.22%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 7 (1.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (1.57%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.22%) Maximo
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.35%) GitHub
2 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.60%) Firewall
2 14 (3.15%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (2.47%) WAN
4 9 (2.02%) MPLS
5 8 (1.80%) VPN
5 8 (1.80%) LAN
5 8 (1.80%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.12%) Internet
6 5 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.90%) IPsec
7 4 (0.90%) Network Security
7 4 (0.90%) DNS
8 3 (0.67%) Intranet
8 3 (0.67%) 3G
8 3 (0.67%) 2G
8 3 (0.67%) ATM
8 3 (0.67%) Frame Relay
8 3 (0.67%) 4G
8 3 (0.67%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (0.45%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.80%) MySQL
5 7 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.35%) Big Data
6 6 (1.35%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (1.12%) DB2
8 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.90%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.67%) Pentaho
9 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.67%) Impala
10 2 (0.45%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (0.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (0.45%) Cognos Transformer
10 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.45%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 59 (13.26%) Axure RP
2 15 (3.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 15 (3.37%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.25%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.25%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (1.35%) JSHint
4 6 (1.35%) Jasmine
5 3 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.67%) JIRA
6 2 (0.45%) Selenium
6 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.45%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.45%) Toad
6 2 (0.45%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.22%) Grunt
7 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 70 (15.73%) Finance
2 45 (10.11%) Marketing
3 34 (7.64%) Retail
4 17 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.92%) Games
5 13 (2.92%) Banking
6 12 (2.70%) Advertising
7 7 (1.57%) General Ledger
8 6 (1.35%) Legal
9 4 (0.90%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.45%) Publishing
10 2 (0.45%) French Language
10 2 (0.45%) German Language
11 1 (0.22%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.22%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Law
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (35.73%) HTML
2 132 (29.66%) CSS
3 69 (15.51%) HTML5
4 41 (9.21%) CSS3
5 40 (8.99%) jQuery
6 34 (7.64%) .NET
7 24 (5.39%) Flash
8 16 (3.60%) Middleware
9 13 (2.92%) WCF
10 12 (2.70%) AngularJS
11 10 (2.25%) REST
11 10 (2.25%) SOAP
11 10 (2.25%) Web Services
12 9 (2.02%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 9 (2.02%) Sass
13 7 (1.57%) Backbone.js
13 7 (1.57%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (1.35%) LESS
14 6 (1.35%) RESTful
14 6 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 235 (52.81%) User Experience
2 46 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 28 (6.29%) Graphic Design
4 21 (4.72%) Social Media
5 17 (3.82%) E-Learning
6 11 (2.47%) Animation
6 11 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.80%) Human Factors
8 7 (1.57%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.35%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.12%) BBC
10 5 (1.12%) iPhone
10 5 (1.12%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.90%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.90%) Open Source
12 3 (0.67%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.67%) Online Games
12 3 (0.67%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.67%) Freedom of Information
13 2 (0.45%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.84%) Android
2 22 (4.94%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.27%) Windows
4 4 (0.90%) Linux
4 4 (0.90%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.45%) UNIX
6 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (13.71%) Web Design
3 48 (10.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 43 (9.66%) Information Architecture
5 36 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (8.09%) Mentoring
6 31 (6.97%) Usability Testing
7 28 (6.29%) Analytics
8 26 (5.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 25 (5.62%) UX Design
9 25 (5.62%) Data Modelling
9 25 (5.62%) B2B
10 24 (5.39%) Systems Analysis
11 22 (4.94%) Product Management
11 22 (4.94%) Workflow
12 21 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (4.72%) Technical Analysis
13 19 (4.27%) E-Commerce
13 19 (4.27%) Scrum
14 17 (3.82%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 74 (16.63%) JavaScript
2 23 (5.17%) Java
3 19 (4.27%) C#
4 13 (2.92%) SQL
4 13 (2.92%) PHP
5 5 (1.12%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.67%) Scala
6 3 (0.67%) C
7 2 (0.45%) ActionScript
7 2 (0.45%) Python
7 2 (0.45%) Ruby
8 1 (0.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (8.31%) Degree
2 14 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (2.25%) CCIE
4 7 (1.57%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.57%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.90%) HP ASE
7 3 (0.67%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.67%) JNCIA
7 3 (0.67%) MCSE
7 3 (0.67%) CCNA
8 2 (0.45%) CCNP
8 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.22%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.22%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.72%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.22%) SLA
2 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.45%) Varnish
2 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.67%) Puppet
2 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.45%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 119 (26.74%) Adobe
2 33 (7.42%) Oracle
2 33 (7.42%) Cisco
3 24 (5.39%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.15%) IBM
5 10 (2.25%) PeopleSoft
5 10 (2.25%) HP
6 9 (2.02%) iRise
7 7 (1.57%) Hyperion
7 7 (1.57%) Informatica
8 6 (1.35%) Citrix
8 6 (1.35%) Ab Initio
9 5 (1.12%) Sencha
9 5 (1.12%) Business Objects
10 4 (0.90%) Cognos
10 4 (0.90%) Sourcefire
10 4 (0.90%) Teradata
10 4 (0.90%) Juniper
10 4 (0.90%) McAfee
11 3 (0.67%) Talend
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