The median annual salary for a Lead Designer was £45,750 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Lead Designer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 95 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Designer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.23% 0.096% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £45,750 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -6.81% -8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 835 990 1159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.64% 94.83% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 676 777 874
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes that featured Lead Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Designer in Milton Keynes

Lead Designer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Designer in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Lead Designer in Milton Keynes

Lead Designer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Lead 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Lead Designer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
1 4 (80.00%) Psychology
1 4 (80.00%) Usability Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Wireframes
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks

Lead Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Psychology
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Usability Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO