The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solutions Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Designer
Rank 207 178 180
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 1 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.021% 0.42% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.44% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 5
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Solutions Designer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4612 4105 3889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.14% 95.60% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3778 3245 3277
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Designer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Designer across the West Yorkshire region.

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Solutions Designer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Designer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -21 1 £60,000 +26.31%
Solutions Designer
Yorkshire

Solutions Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title.

1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) BPEL
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
3 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (13.33%) WCF
3 2 (13.33%) WF
3 2 (13.33%) MVC

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Star Schema
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) WCF
2 2 (13.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) BPEL
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
1 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft