Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Designer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 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
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 625 694 678
Rank change year-on-year +69 -16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Designer 215 148 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 173 121 192
London median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.48% -6.09% +15.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70810 72756 85612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.38% 95.96% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55762 62800 72698
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Senior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Designer in London

Senior Designer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Designer in London

Senior Designer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Designer in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Designer in London

Senior Designer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Designer within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Central London +44 47 £60,000 -1.23% 3
West London +13 18 £70,000 +27.27% 5
East London - 5 £70,000 - 1
South London +6 2 £55,282 +22.85%
North London +9 1 - - 1
Senior Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region featuring Senior Designer in the job title.

1 187 (86.98%) User Experience
2 99 (46.05%) Wireframes
3 92 (42.79%) Adobe
4 74 (34.42%) HTML
4 74 (34.42%) CSS
5 71 (33.02%) InVision
6 68 (31.63%) Axure RP
7 63 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (29.30%) Prototyping
8 58 (26.98%) Typography
9 53 (24.65%) E-Commerce
10 52 (24.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 51 (23.72%) Photoshop
12 46 (21.40%) Adobe Illustrator
13 45 (20.93%) Mobile App
14 41 (19.07%) Information Architecture
15 38 (17.67%) Mentoring
16 35 (16.28%) Retail
17 31 (14.42%) Usability Testing
17 31 (14.42%) Marketing
17 31 (14.42%) JavaScript
18 30 (13.95%) Degree
19 29 (13.49%) Finance
20 25 (11.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
21 23 (10.70%) InDesign
21 23 (10.70%) Graphic Design
22 22 (10.23%) B2B
23 21 (9.77%) Enterprise Software
24 20 (9.30%) Banking
25 18 (8.37%) Analytics

Senior Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.19%) CMS
1 9 (4.19%) Marvel
2 5 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.93%) Drupal
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 71 (33.02%) InVision
2 52 (24.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 51 (23.72%) Photoshop
4 46 (21.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 23 (10.70%) InDesign
6 15 (6.98%) OmniGraffle
7 9 (4.19%) Fireworks
7 9 (4.19%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (1.86%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (1.40%) UXPin
10 1 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.47%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.47%) Flinto
10 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 6 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.86%) SaaS
4 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.93%) GitHub
4 2 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.47%) NAS
2 1 (0.47%) SAN
2 1 (0.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.93%) Big Data
1 2 (0.93%) Data Lake
1 2 (0.93%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
1 2 (0.93%) Spatial Data
1 2 (0.93%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 68 (31.63%) Axure RP
2 7 (3.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 35 (16.28%) Retail
2 31 (14.42%) Marketing
3 29 (13.49%) Finance
4 20 (9.30%) Banking
5 12 (5.58%) Advertising
6 9 (4.19%) Automotive
7 4 (1.86%) Games
8 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Legal
10 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (34.42%) CSS
1 74 (34.42%) HTML
2 16 (7.44%) HTML5
3 15 (6.98%) Sass
4 8 (3.72%) AngularJS
4 8 (3.72%) Framer.js
5 6 (2.79%) Ajax
5 6 (2.79%) XHTML
6 5 (2.33%) CSS3
6 5 (2.33%) Flash
7 4 (1.86%) Material Design
8 3 (1.40%) JSON
8 3 (1.40%) SignalR
8 3 (1.40%) SVG
8 3 (1.40%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 2 (0.93%) jQuery
9 2 (0.93%) SOAP
9 2 (0.93%) VCL
9 2 (0.93%) Web Services
9 2 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 187 (86.98%) User Experience
2 45 (20.93%) Mobile App
3 23 (10.70%) Graphic Design
4 21 (9.77%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (8.37%) Social Media
6 10 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.26%) Animation
9 6 (2.79%) Fintech
10 5 (2.33%) Taxonomies
11 4 (1.86%) NHS
12 3 (1.40%) Life Science
12 3 (1.40%) Video Editing
13 2 (0.93%) Blog
13 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.93%) Minimum Viable Product
13 2 (0.93%) W3C
14 1 (0.47%) CLARiiON
14 1 (0.47%) Device Driver
14 1 (0.47%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.72%) Android
1 8 (3.72%) Apple iOS
1 8 (3.72%) Mac OS X
2 3 (1.40%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (0.47%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (0.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (46.05%) Wireframes
2 63 (29.30%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (29.30%) Prototyping
3 58 (26.98%) Typography
4 53 (24.65%) E-Commerce
5 41 (19.07%) Information Architecture
6 38 (17.67%) Mentoring
7 31 (14.42%) Usability Testing
8 22 (10.23%) B2B
9 18 (8.37%) Analytics
10 17 (7.91%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (7.44%) A/B Testing
11 16 (7.44%) B2C
11 16 (7.44%) Customer Insight
12 15 (6.98%) Heuristic Evaluation
13 14 (6.51%) OO
13 14 (6.51%) OOD
13 14 (6.51%) Project Management
14 13 (6.05%) Service Design
14 13 (6.05%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.42%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.40%) ES6
2 3 (1.40%) PHP
3 2 (0.93%) SQL
4 1 (0.47%) C
4 1 (0.47%) C++
4 1 (0.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (13.95%) Degree
2 3 (1.40%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.93%) AAT
4 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.26%) WCAG
2 4 (1.86%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.40%) QA
4 2 (0.93%) WAI
5 1 (0.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Ambari
1 2 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.47%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 92 (42.79%) Adobe
2 12 (5.58%) Apple
3 10 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.86%) Capita
5 3 (1.40%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.93%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.93%) Google
6 2 (0.93%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.47%) Brocade
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco
7 1 (0.47%) EMC
7 1 (0.47%) NetApp
7 1 (0.47%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.47%) SolidFire
7 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.47%) Veritas
7 1 (0.47%) VMware
7 1 (0.47%) WSO2