The median annual salary for an Instructional Designer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Instructional Designer
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 922 953
Rank change year-on-year +67 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring an Instructional Designer 19 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.011% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.012% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 31
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,550 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -17.72% +12.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Instructional Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Instructional Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Instructional Designer in the UK

Instructional Designer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Instructional Designer in the UK

Instructional Designer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Instructional Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 17 £32,500 -15.58% 2
East Midlands +25 7 £31,250 +13.63%
Nottinghamshire +5 7 £31,250 -16.66%
Nottingham - 7 £31,250 -
South West -8 5 £32,500 -17.72% 1
Bristol -22 5 £32,500 -17.72% 1
London +27 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Glasgow - 2 £33,750 - 1
Scotland - 2 £33,750 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -

Instructional Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Instructional 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 featuring Instructional Designer in the job title.

1 25 (83.33%) e-Learning
2 11 (36.67%) Multimedia
2 11 (36.67%) Finance
3 8 (26.67%) Content Management
3 8 (26.67%) Marketing
3 8 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 8 (26.67%) CMS
3 8 (26.67%) Military
3 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) Time Management
3 8 (26.67%) Line Management
4 7 (23.33%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (23.33%) Programme Management
4 7 (23.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (23.33%) Electronics
4 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (23.33%) SAP
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 6 (20.00%) Legal
5 6 (20.00%) Lectora
6 5 (16.67%) Behavioural Change
6 5 (16.67%) SCORM
6 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (13.33%) Content Development
7 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (13.33%) QA
7 4 (13.33%) Learning Management System

Instructional Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (26.67%) CMS
2 4 (13.33%) Moodle
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Lectora
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) Camtasia
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Skype
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
1 11 (36.67%) Multimedia
2 8 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 8 (26.67%) Marketing
2 8 (26.67%) Military
3 7 (23.33%) Electronics
3 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (20.00%) Legal
5 2 (6.67%) Games
6 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) e-Learning
2 5 (16.67%) SCORM
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) Learning Management System
4 3 (10.00%) VLE
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.33%) Podcast
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Content Management
1 8 (26.67%) Line Management
1 8 (26.67%) Time Management
2 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (23.33%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (23.33%) Programme Management
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Behavioural Change
4 4 (13.33%) Content Development
5 3 (10.00%) Presales
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) ERP
6 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) Web Design
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Kenexa
Glasgow
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Posted: 18 days ago
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