The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Designer
Rank 847 888 839
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Designer 46 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.017% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.018% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 11
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £59,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Designer
Salary Trend

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

Technical Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Designer over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Technical Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical 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 Technical Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +25 40 £45,000 -10.00% 5
South East +27 17 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Hampshire - 9 £52,500 - 1
Southampton - 8 £52,500 - 1
South West -18 6 £45,000 -
East of England - 6 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £52,500 -
Swindon - 5 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £56,500 -
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £52,500 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Scotland - 4 £55,000 -
London +12 3 £41,000 -38.80% 3
Glasgow - 3 £55,000 -
North West - 2 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Warrington - 2 £40,000 -
Northampton - 2 £55,000 -
City of London +25 1 £41,000 -
South Yorkshire +4 1 £60,000 +86.04%
Yorkshire +4 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Dorset - 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £55,000 -
Essex - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £52,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 £45,000 -

Technical Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Designer in their job title.

1 49 (42.98%) Java
2 47 (41.23%) Microsoft
3 43 (37.72%) Windows
4 36 (31.58%) .NET
5 34 (29.82%) Oracle
6 32 (28.07%) Linux
7 29 (25.44%) UNIX
7 29 (25.44%) SQL
8 28 (24.56%) Active Directory
9 27 (23.68%) SAN
10 25 (21.93%) Project Management
10 25 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (21.93%) NAS
11 24 (21.05%) Retail
11 24 (21.05%) Service Management
11 24 (21.05%) Service Delivery
11 24 (21.05%) Identity Management
11 24 (21.05%) Finance
12 22 (19.30%) Scrum
13 18 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 17 (14.91%) Waterfall
14 17 (14.91%) Technical Analysis
14 17 (14.91%) Relational Database
14 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (14.91%) SQL Server
15 16 (14.04%) Mentoring
16 15 (13.16%) ITIL
16 15 (13.16%) SOA
16 15 (13.16%) Cisco
16 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce

Technical Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.16%) NetWeaver
2 11 (9.65%) JBoss
3 7 (6.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.51%) IIS
5 3 (2.63%) GlassFish
5 3 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.75%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.75%) Drupal
7 1 (0.88%) CMS
7 1 (0.88%) CICS
Applications
1 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.68%) SAN
2 25 (21.93%) NAS
3 11 (9.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (0.88%) 2G
5 1 (0.88%) 4G
5 1 (0.88%) PABX
5 1 (0.88%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.88%) Internet
5 1 (0.88%) 3G
5 1 (0.88%) MPLS
5 1 (0.88%) LAN
5 1 (0.88%) VoIP
5 1 (0.88%) WAN
5 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.91%) SQL Server
1 17 (14.91%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.39%) MySQL
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.63%) DB2
5 3 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.75%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.75%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 11 (9.65%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.51%) SonarQube
3 3 (2.63%) JUnit
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.75%) Selenium
4 2 (1.75%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.75%) JMeter
4 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.75%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.88%) Subversion
5 1 (0.88%) Maven
5 1 (0.88%) Firebug
5 1 (0.88%) Ant
General
1 24 (21.05%) Finance
1 24 (21.05%) Retail
2 9 (7.89%) Publishing
3 5 (4.39%) Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.58%) .NET
2 12 (10.53%) SOAP
3 9 (7.89%) WCF
3 9 (7.89%) REST
4 8 (7.02%) Web Services
5 7 (6.14%) WSDL
5 7 (6.14%) Middleware
6 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.51%) COM
7 4 (3.51%) CSS
7 4 (3.51%) JSP
7 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.51%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.51%) Spring
7 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.63%) HTML
8 3 (2.63%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (2.63%) Java EE
8 3 (2.63%) jQuery
8 3 (2.63%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.28%) User Experience
2 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.51%) Mainframe
2 4 (3.51%) DataPower
3 2 (1.75%) Tandem
3 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.75%) Replication
3 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.88%) Clustering
4 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.88%) iPad
4 1 (0.88%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 43 (37.72%) Windows
2 32 (28.07%) Linux
3 29 (25.44%) UNIX
4 2 (1.75%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.93%) Project Management
1 25 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.05%) Identity Management
2 24 (21.05%) Service Management
2 24 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 22 (19.30%) Scrum
4 18 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 17 (14.91%) Waterfall
5 17 (14.91%) Technical Analysis
5 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (14.04%) Mentoring
7 15 (13.16%) ITIL
7 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
7 15 (13.16%) SOA
8 13 (11.40%) Systems Analysis
9 12 (10.53%) TOGAF
9 12 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
9 12 (10.53%) Software Delivery
10 10 (8.77%) High Availability
10 10 (8.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.98%) Java
2 29 (25.44%) SQL
3 14 (12.28%) Python
3 14 (12.28%) Ruby
4 10 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.77%) C#
5 6 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.63%) Groovy
6 3 (2.63%) Jython
7 1 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (2.63%) MCSE
1 3 (2.63%) Degree
1 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) CCNA
2 2 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.88%) MCSA
3 1 (0.88%) CCNP
3 1 (0.88%) HP ASE
3 1 (0.88%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) QA
1 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (24.56%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.40%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.75%) Varnish
4 2 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (1.75%) SCCM
1 2 (1.75%) SCOM
1 2 (1.75%) Puppet
1 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.75%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.88%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 47 (41.23%) Microsoft
2 34 (29.82%) Oracle
3 15 (13.16%) Cisco
4 13 (11.40%) SAP
5 8 (7.02%) IBM
6 6 (5.26%) Citrix
7 5 (4.39%) VMware
8 3 (2.63%) HP
8 3 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (2.63%) Sencha
9 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.75%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.75%) Unisys
9 2 (1.75%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.75%) Pega
9 2 (1.75%) Coverity
9 2 (1.75%) CA
9 2 (1.75%) NetApp
10 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.88%) 3PAR
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