Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Designer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Designer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 352 388
Rank change year-on-year +24 +36 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 9 28 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.087% 0.21% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.22% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 60
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.98% +7.50% +3.09%
10th Percentile £38,250 £40,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £68,000 £69,500 £65,000
Central London median annual salary £56,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.09% +11.11%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 9800 12850 20075
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.26% 96.08% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8875 11649 17129
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +2.33%

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in the City of London

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Designer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior Designer in the City of London

Senior Designer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Designer in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Designer in the City of London

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, Senior 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 across the City of London region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) User Experience
2 5 (55.56%) Adobe
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Wireframes
3 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
4 3 (33.33%) Quantitative Research
4 3 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Web Accessibility
5 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 2 (22.22%) Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
6 1 (11.11%) Content Development
6 1 (11.11%) Typography
6 1 (11.11%) Fintech
6 1 (11.11%) Infographics
6 1 (11.11%) InVision
6 1 (11.11%) A/B Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Photoshop

Senior Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (11.11%) InDesign
2 1 (11.11%) InVision
2 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Prototyping
1 4 (44.44%) Wireframes
2 3 (33.33%) Qualitative Research
2 3 (33.33%) Quantitative Research
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (22.22%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) A/B Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Content Development
4 1 (11.11%) Display Advertising
4 1 (11.11%) Infographics
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
4 1 (11.11%) Typography
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Chelsea Apps Factory Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum free breakfast, pension, DIS, traini
Posted: 20 days ago