Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Designer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior Designer
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 229 221
Rank change year-on-year +42 -8 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 26 9 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.52% 0.17% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.17% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 37
Leeds median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.88% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £39,750 £31,150 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £45,000 £48,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +23.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4849 5340 6703
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 98.04% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4095 4608 5385
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,850 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in Leeds

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Senior Designer in Leeds

Senior Designer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Designer in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Designer in Leeds

Senior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Leeds region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) User Experience
3 12 (46.15%) Wireframes
4 11 (42.31%) Prototyping
5 8 (30.77%) Software Delivery
5 8 (30.77%) SDLC
6 7 (26.92%) Usability Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Rapid Prototyping
7 6 (23.08%) Data Management
7 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 6 (23.08%) Python
7 6 (23.08%) SAS
7 6 (23.08%) NHS
7 6 (23.08%) Change Management
7 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (23.08%) IT Strategy
7 6 (23.08%) Riak
7 6 (23.08%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (23.08%) Axure RP
8 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
8 4 (15.38%) SaaS
9 3 (11.54%) User Stories
9 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
9 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (7.69%) Quantitative Research
10 2 (7.69%) Business Process Analysis
10 2 (7.69%) Analytics
10 2 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite

Senior Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (3.85%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Riak
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Axure RP
2 2 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) CSS3
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) User Experience
2 6 (23.08%) NHS
3 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Wireframes
3 11 (42.31%) Prototyping
4 8 (30.77%) SDLC
4 8 (30.77%) Software Delivery
5 7 (26.92%) Rapid Prototyping
5 7 (26.92%) Usability Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Change Management
6 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (23.08%) Data Management
6 6 (23.08%) IT Strategy
6 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.54%) User Stories
8 2 (7.69%) Coaching
8 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
8 2 (7.69%) Information Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Qualitative Research
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) Google