Period
to 14 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Systems Designer was £41,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

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

System Designer
UK > England
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 881 814 1087
Rank change year-on-year -67 +273 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Designer 7 25 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.032% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.034% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 6
10th Percentile £36,775 " £34,588
25th Percentile £37,938 £33,750 £38,444
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.22% -5.26% -20.83%
75th Percentile £47,438 " £51,250
90th Percentile £49,725 £52,000 £53,125
UK median annual salary £41,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.22% -5.26% -20.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 82,177 73,159 127,607
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.88% 95.07% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 60,645 59,965 103,456
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

Systems Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Systems Designer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Designer in England

Systems Designer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Systems Designer in England.

Salary trend for Systems Designer in England

Systems Designer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Designer within the England region over the 6 months to 14 June 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -28 3 - -
North of England - 3 £36,000 -
North West - 3 £36,000 -
London - 1 £47,500 - 1
Systems Designer
UK

Systems Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, Systems Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Systems Designer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Business Transformation
2 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Social Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Accessibility
3 3 (42.86%) Organisational Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Strategic Roadmap
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) JDA
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Content Development
3 3 (42.86%) Contract Management
3 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (42.86%) Instructional Design
3 3 (42.86%) Due Diligence
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Debt
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Systems Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Power BI
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau
General
1 4 (57.14%) Social Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Organisational Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Transformation
2 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (42.86%) Content Development
3 3 (42.86%) Contract Management
3 3 (42.86%) Due Diligence
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Instructional Design
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Strategic Roadmap
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Debt
4 1 (14.29%) Architectural Design
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Accessibility
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) JDA
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle