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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank 795 802 833
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 116 162 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 86 132 112
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,600 £42,786
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Solutions Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Designer over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 within the UK.

Solutions Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Solutions 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 Solutions Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +23 101 £57,500 - 6
South East +59 39 £67,500 +4.65% 1
East of England +37 26 £50,000 -
Luton - 13 £57,500 -
Norwich - 13 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 13 £57,500 -
Norfolk - 13 £50,000 -
Berkshire +37 12 £67,500 +31.70%
London +13 12 £75,000 +30.43% 4
West Midlands +1 12 £62,500 +32.97%
Hampshire +24 10 £72,500 +53.43% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 9 - -
Yorkshire +25 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Milton Keynes +24 8 - -
Scotland +24 8 £55,000 +4.76%
North Yorkshire +19 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Glasgow +16 8 £55,000 +4.76%
Cambridgeshire - 8 - -
York - 8 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 8 - -
Bedford - 8 - -
South West +8 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Bristol - 7 £45,000 -
South Wales +19 6 £40,000 -5.88%
Cardiff +17 6 £40,000 -27.27%
Wales +8 6 £40,000 -5.88%
Birmingham - 6 £50,000 -
North West -4 4 £33,654 -35.89% 1
Staffordshire - 4 £62,500 -
Preston - 4 £33,654 -

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 85 (35.71%) SOA
2 81 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (30.67%) Java
4 55 (23.11%) Finance
4 55 (23.11%) Scrum
5 52 (21.85%) Oracle
6 41 (17.23%) Mentoring
7 40 (16.81%) TOGAF
8 38 (15.97%) .NET
9 37 (15.55%) Telecoms
10 35 (14.71%) C#
11 31 (13.03%) UML
12 27 (11.34%) SQL
13 26 (10.92%) Oracle Database
14 25 (10.50%) JavaScript
14 25 (10.50%) OO
14 25 (10.50%) Linux
14 25 (10.50%) Oracle Database 11g
15 24 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (9.24%) ITIL
17 21 (8.82%) QA
18 20 (8.40%) VoIP
19 19 (7.98%) CRM
19 19 (7.98%) Enterprise Architecture
19 19 (7.98%) Relational Database
20 18 (7.56%) Software Delivery
20 18 (7.56%) Billing
20 18 (7.56%) ERP
21 17 (7.14%) ASP.NET
21 17 (7.14%) Microsoft

Solutions 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 15 (6.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (3.78%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.10%) JBoss
3 5 (2.10%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.10%) WildFly
4 3 (1.26%) CMS
5 2 (0.84%) IIS
5 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.42%) Apache
6 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (3.36%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.26%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.68%) SaaS
2 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.26%) IaaS
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.26%) PaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.42%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.40%) VoIP
2 8 (3.36%) LAN
2 8 (3.36%) WAN
2 8 (3.36%) Wireless
3 5 (2.10%) Internet
3 5 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.68%) Broadband
4 4 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.84%) Extranet
5 2 (0.84%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) CTI
6 1 (0.42%) DNS
6 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.42%) IPsec
6 1 (0.42%) ISDN
6 1 (0.42%) LDAP
6 1 (0.42%) PBX
6 1 (0.42%) Q.931
6 1 (0.42%) RTP
6 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.92%) Oracle Database
2 25 (10.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (7.98%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (3.78%) MySQL
6 8 (3.36%) SQL Server
7 7 (2.94%) VLDB
8 6 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (2.10%) Lumira
9 5 (2.10%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.10%) SAP BW
9 5 (2.10%) SAP HANA
9 5 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.84%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (2.10%) JUnit
2 2 (0.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (23.11%) Finance
2 37 (15.55%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.56%) Billing
4 10 (4.20%) Front Office
5 8 (3.36%) Games
6 4 (1.68%) Law
6 4 (1.68%) Retail
7 3 (1.26%) Legal
7 3 (1.26%) Publishing
8 2 (0.84%) Back Office
8 2 (0.84%) Marketing
9 1 (0.42%) Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Electronics
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.97%) .NET
2 17 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 13 (5.46%) HTML
4 12 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (4.62%) CSS
5 11 (4.62%) Web Services
6 9 (3.78%) Hibernate
6 9 (3.78%) Spring
7 8 (3.36%) jQuery
7 8 (3.36%) WPF
8 7 (2.94%) HTML5
8 7 (2.94%) J2EE
9 6 (2.52%) JMS
9 6 (2.52%) XML
10 5 (2.10%) EJB
10 5 (2.10%) JDBC
10 5 (2.10%) JPA
10 5 (2.10%) Middleware
10 5 (2.10%) Servlets
10 5 (2.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.04%) Data Integration
2 9 (3.78%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.36%) Fintech
4 5 (2.10%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.10%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.68%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.68%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.26%) User Experience
7 2 (0.84%) CMDB
7 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.42%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.42%) IVR
8 1 (0.42%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.50%) Linux
2 11 (4.62%) Windows
3 9 (3.78%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.94%) Android
4 7 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.52%) Unix
6 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.42%) Solaris
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (35.71%) SOA
2 81 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (23.11%) Scrum
4 41 (17.23%) Mentoring
5 40 (16.81%) TOGAF
6 31 (13.03%) UML
7 25 (10.50%) OO
8 24 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (9.24%) ITIL
10 19 (7.98%) CRM
10 19 (7.98%) Enterprise Architecture
11 18 (7.56%) ERP
11 18 (7.56%) Software Delivery
12 17 (7.14%) ArchiMate
13 15 (6.30%) Web Development
14 14 (5.88%) SDLC
15 13 (5.46%) Data Management
15 13 (5.46%) eTOM
15 13 (5.46%) Technical Architecture
16 12 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (30.67%) Java
2 35 (14.71%) C#
3 27 (11.34%) SQL
4 25 (10.50%) JavaScript
5 11 (4.62%) PL/SQL
5 11 (4.62%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.10%) Clojure
6 5 (2.10%) Erlang
6 5 (2.10%) Go
6 5 (2.10%) Haskell
6 5 (2.10%) Scala
7 4 (1.68%) PHP
8 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (5.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (2.52%) Degree
3 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.42%) MiFID
2 1 (0.42%) PA-DSS
2 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (21.85%) Oracle
2 17 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.62%) VMware
4 10 (4.20%) Citrix
5 8 (3.36%) SAP
6 4 (1.68%) BT
7 3 (1.26%) Adobe
8 2 (0.84%) Cisco
8 2 (0.84%) OpenText
8 2 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.84%) Siebel
9 1 (0.42%) Avaya
9 1 (0.42%) Genesys
9 1 (0.42%) IBM
9 1 (0.42%) Nortel
9 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car + bonus + other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago