The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Service Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Service Design over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Design
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 434 549 579
Rank change year-on-year +115 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Service Design 525 470 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 342 323 313
Median salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,125 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -2.77%  

Service Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76628 92534 98045
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.33% 88.74% 87.11%
Number of salaries quoted 62957 76844 79256
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Service Design
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Service Design as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Service Design in the UK

Service Design
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Service Design in the UK

Service Design
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Design over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Design in the UK

Service Design
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Design within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +85 471 £60,000 +9.09% 78
London +134 246 £65,000 +8.33% 34
South East +27 65 £55,000 -12.00% 17
East of England +20 32 £55,000 +10.00% 4
North West -31 31 £47,500 - 5
South West +36 27 £50,000 -23.07% 6
West Midlands +27 25 £65,000 +36.84% 3
East Midlands +13 22 £44,000 +22.22% 1
City of London +55 21 £59,000 +28.26% 13
Bedfordshire +35 20 £55,000 +12.82%
Surrey +47 19 £55,000 -31.25% 2
Berkshire +12 16 £60,000 +23.07% 7
Yorkshire -19 16 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Birmingham +27 13 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bristol +8 12 - - 2
Cheshire -6 11 £67,500 +48.11% 1
Derby +12 10 - -
Derbyshire +8 10 - -
Warrington -1 10 £67,500 +48.11%
Hampshire -3 9 £56,750 -27.93%
Merseyside - 9 £36,238 - 1
Liverpool - 9 £36,238 - 1
Kent +24 8 £32,000 -52.59%
Wiltshire +21 8 £51,000 -21.53% 1
Luton +19 8 £45,000 +6.50%
Northamptonshire +11 8 £44,000 -
Belfast -1 8 £50,000 -
Scotland -3 8 £64,000 +106.45% 3
Northern Ireland -5 8 £50,000 -
County Antrim -6 8 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Service Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Service Design.

1 458 (43.33%) ITIL
2 319 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
3 296 (28.00%) Service Management
4 226 (21.38%) Service Delivery
4 226 (21.38%) User Experience
5 205 (19.39%) Finance
6 177 (16.75%) Degree
7 143 (13.53%) Project Management
8 142 (13.43%) Microsoft
9 135 (12.77%) ITSM
10 106 (10.03%) Security Cleared
11 103 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 101 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 96 (9.08%) HTML
14 94 (8.89%) ITIL V3
15 91 (8.61%) SC Cleared
16 90 (8.51%) Mentoring
17 89 (8.42%) SQL Server
17 89 (8.42%) PRINCE2
18 86 (8.14%) CSS
18 86 (8.14%) SLA
19 82 (7.76%) Data Centre
20 81 (7.66%) SQL
21 78 (7.38%) Presales
22 76 (7.19%) .NET
23 75 (7.10%) ITIL Certification
24 73 (6.91%) Management Information System
24 73 (6.91%) SOA
24 73 (6.91%) Prototyping
25 72 (6.81%) JavaScript

Service Design
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 29 (2.74%) Umbraco
2 24 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 18 (1.70%) CMS
4 17 (1.61%) Skype for Business
5 15 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.57%) IIS
8 6 (0.57%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.47%) Confluence
10 4 (0.38%) Anypoint
11 2 (0.19%) Apache
11 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.19%) JBoss
11 2 (0.19%) Marvel
11 2 (0.19%) nginx
11 2 (0.19%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.095%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.095%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 38 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (3.50%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (3.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.51%) InVision
6 15 (1.42%) OmniGraffle
7 9 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (0.57%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.47%) Adobe Captivate
9 5 (0.47%) Flinto
10 4 (0.38%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.38%) InDesign
11 3 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.095%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.095%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.38%) FastStats
3 3 (0.28%) assyst
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (3.97%) Office 365
3 37 (3.50%) SaaS
4 25 (2.37%) PaaS
5 20 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (1.89%) IaaS
6 15 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 5 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.19%) G Suite
10 1 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.095%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.095%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.095%) GitHub
10 1 (0.095%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.095%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.095%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.82%) Firewall
2 46 (4.35%) WAN
3 42 (3.97%) DNS
4 39 (3.69%) DHCP
5 34 (3.22%) LAN
6 33 (3.12%) HTTP
7 32 (3.03%) Network Security
7 32 (3.03%) SMS
8 26 (2.46%) VLAN
8 26 (2.46%) WLAN
9 25 (2.37%) Internet
10 24 (2.27%) SSL
11 21 (1.99%) Skype
12 20 (1.89%) SAN
12 20 (1.89%) Unified Communications
13 18 (1.70%) FTP
13 18 (1.70%) Intrusion Detection
13 18 (1.70%) LDAP
14 16 (1.51%) PBX
15 15 (1.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 33 (3.12%) RDBMS
4 31 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 28 (2.65%) NoSQL
7 19 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
7 19 (1.80%) Bigtable
8 15 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (0.95%) Big Data
10 9 (0.85%) MySQL
10 9 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.57%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.38%) HBase
13 4 (0.38%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.38%) Power BI
13 4 (0.38%) Riak
13 4 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (3.03%) Axure RP
2 22 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 20 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (1.32%) Subversion
4 14 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.14%) JIRA
6 5 (0.47%) git-flow
7 4 (0.38%) ERwin
7 4 (0.38%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.38%) Selenium
7 4 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.28%) JUnit
9 2 (0.19%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.095%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.095%) Gradle
10 1 (0.095%) Grunt
10 1 (0.095%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 205 (19.39%) Finance
2 62 (5.87%) Telecoms
3 61 (5.77%) Marketing
4 49 (4.64%) Retail
5 41 (3.88%) Banking
6 37 (3.50%) Legal
7 27 (2.55%) Publishing
8 19 (1.80%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.61%) Military
10 16 (1.51%) Multimedia
11 13 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.76%) Automotive
13 7 (0.66%) Advertising
13 7 (0.66%) Law
14 3 (0.28%) Billing
14 3 (0.28%) Electronics
15 2 (0.19%) Back Office
15 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.19%) Games
16 1 (0.095%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 180 (17.03%) Architect
2 164 (15.52%) Designer
3 150 (14.19%) Service Manager
4 67 (6.34%) Consultant
5 64 (6.05%) Solutions Architect
6 63 (5.96%) Service Architect
7 55 (5.20%) Analyst
7 55 (5.20%) Developer
8 54 (5.11%) UX Designer
9 52 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
10 51 (4.82%) Services Delivery Manager
11 45 (4.26%) IT Manager
12 44 (4.16%) Transition Manager
13 43 (4.07%) Service Transition Manager
14 38 (3.60%) User Experience Consultant
15 34 (3.22%) IT Services Manager
15 34 (3.22%) Service Design Manager
16 26 (2.46%) Senior Architect
17 24 (2.27%) Lead Designer
18 23 (2.18%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (9.08%) HTML
2 86 (8.14%) CSS
3 76 (7.19%) .NET
4 50 (4.73%) Web Services
5 40 (3.78%) XML
6 33 (3.12%) SOAP
7 32 (3.03%) Ajax
7 32 (3.03%) Flash
7 32 (3.03%) REST
8 25 (2.37%) jQuery
9 21 (1.99%) HTML5
10 20 (1.89%) AngularJS
10 20 (1.89%) ASP.NET
11 17 (1.61%) .NET Framework
11 17 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (1.23%) JMS
12 13 (1.23%) Middleware
12 13 (1.23%) XSLT
13 12 (1.14%) WSDL
13 12 (1.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 226 (21.38%) User Experience
2 82 (7.76%) Data Centre
3 73 (6.91%) Management Information System
4 61 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (5.20%) Computer Science
6 35 (3.31%) NHS
7 34 (3.22%) Video Conferencing
8 24 (2.27%) Virtual Team
9 21 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.61%) BYOD
10 17 (1.61%) Equities
10 17 (1.61%) Fixed Income
11 16 (1.51%) Digital Media
12 14 (1.32%) N-Tier
13 13 (1.23%) Fintech
13 13 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
14 12 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
14 12 (1.14%) Smart Energy
15 10 (0.95%) Frameworx
15 10 (0.95%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 56 (5.30%) Linux
2 32 (3.03%) Windows
3 26 (2.46%) Unix
4 21 (1.99%) Windows Server
5 18 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.14%) Solaris
7 6 (0.57%) OpenVMS
7 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.19%) Android
10 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.095%) AIX
11 1 (0.095%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.095%) CentOS
11 1 (0.095%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (43.33%) ITIL
2 319 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
3 296 (28.00%) Service Management
4 226 (21.38%) Service Delivery
5 143 (13.53%) Project Management
6 135 (12.77%) ITSM
7 103 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 101 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 94 (8.89%) ITIL V3
10 90 (8.51%) Mentoring
11 89 (8.42%) PRINCE2
12 78 (7.38%) Presales
13 73 (6.91%) Prototyping
13 73 (6.91%) SOA
14 67 (6.34%) Business Development
14 67 (6.34%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 67 (6.34%) Scrum
15 63 (5.96%) Wireframes
16 62 (5.87%) Performance Management
17 59 (5.58%) Contract Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (7.66%) SQL
2 72 (6.81%) JavaScript
3 65 (6.15%) C#
4 44 (4.16%) Java
5 31 (2.93%) PowerShell
6 25 (2.37%) Python
7 21 (1.99%) C
8 19 (1.80%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.14%) XPath
10 11 (1.04%) TypeScript
10 11 (1.04%) VB
11 10 (0.95%) VB.NET
12 9 (0.85%) Erlang
13 8 (0.76%) PHP
14 5 (0.47%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.47%) Ruby
15 2 (0.19%) Perl
15 2 (0.19%) R
15 2 (0.19%) Scala
16 1 (0.095%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 177 (16.75%) Degree
2 106 (10.03%) Security Cleared
3 91 (8.61%) SC Cleared
4 75 (7.10%) ITIL Certification
5 40 (3.78%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (3.78%) ISEB
6 39 (3.69%) CCNP
7 32 (3.03%) CCNA
8 30 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (2.27%) DV Cleared
10 16 (1.51%) MCSE
11 13 (1.23%) MCP
11 13 (1.23%) MCTS
12 11 (1.04%) APMP
12 11 (1.04%) MCITP
12 11 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (0.95%) MCSA
14 9 (0.85%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.76%) CISSP
16 5 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (8.14%) SLA
2 69 (6.53%) QA
3 26 (2.46%) WCAG
4 18 (1.70%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.85%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.76%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.47%) COBIT
7 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 4 (0.38%) PMO
9 3 (0.28%) SSAE 16
10 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.19%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.095%) RMADS
11 1 (0.095%) Val IT
System Software
1 37 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 19 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.95%) Docker
5 4 (0.38%) Snort
6 3 (0.28%) DFS Replication
6 3 (0.28%) Firmware
6 3 (0.28%) vSphere
7 2 (0.19%) HDFS
7 2 (0.19%) vCloud
7 2 (0.19%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.19%) XenApp
8 1 (0.095%) iptables
8 1 (0.095%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.095%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.095%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.095%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.095%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (2.84%) SCCM
2 12 (1.14%) AirWatch
2 12 (1.14%) SCOM
3 8 (0.76%) Puppet
3 8 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.47%) Ansible
6 4 (0.38%) MOM
7 3 (0.28%) Terraform
7 3 (0.28%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.19%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.19%) Cacti
8 2 (0.19%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.19%) Nagios
8 2 (0.19%) vRealize
8 2 (0.19%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.095%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.095%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.095%) WSUS
Vendors
1 142 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 72 (6.81%) ServiceNow
3 62 (5.87%) Oracle
4 59 (5.58%) Cadence
5 49 (4.64%) Cisco
6 38 (3.60%) Adobe
7 29 (2.74%) VMware
8 25 (2.37%) Google
9 22 (2.08%) Juniper
10 19 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
10 19 (1.80%) Tableau
11 16 (1.51%) Fortinet
11 16 (1.51%) Palo Alto
12 15 (1.42%) Huawei
12 15 (1.42%) IBM
13 13 (1.23%) Citrix
13 13 (1.23%) Remedy
14 11 (1.04%) NetApp
15 8 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.76%) SAP
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 120000 per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 85,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus, car allowance ane benefi
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Be
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + £18,000 bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 10% bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £49000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago