The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Designer
Rank 260 217 -
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Designer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.027% 0.019% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.020% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +3.70%
Software Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7068 5010 5572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.33% 94.42% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5569 3950 4573
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Designer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Designer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Software Designer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Designer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
West Yorkshire -36 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Software Designer
England

Software Designer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Designer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WF
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Software Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WF
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft