The median annual salary for a Technical Designer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Technical Designer
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 893 922
Rank change year-on-year +30 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Designer 7 20 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.020% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.021% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 62
Median salary £40,000 £50,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.79% +18.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -14.89% +10.58%  

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 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
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 £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Designer in the UK

Technical Designer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Designer in the UK

Technical Designer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Designer over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Designer in the UK

Technical Designer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
Scotland +17 4 £41,250 -18.31%
England +36 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Edinburgh - 3 £40,000 -
London +11 2 £55,000 -21.42%
Glasgow +11 1 £60,000 +18.81%
West End of London - 1 £70,000 -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
St Albans - 1 £35,000 -

Technical Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Designer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
2 3 (37.50%) Northgate
2 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (37.50%) ResourceLink
2 3 (37.50%) iTrent
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) DFS Replication
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Document Management
3 2 (25.00%) Process Management
3 2 (25.00%) FileNet
3 2 (25.00%) Replication
3 2 (25.00%) IVR
3 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (25.00%) WSUS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript

Technical 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 2 (25.00%) FileNet
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (37.50%) iTrent
1 3 (37.50%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Front Office
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (25.00%) IVR
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Document Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Process Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) API Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Encryption
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Online Security
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) DFS Replication
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Northgate
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Capita
4 1 (12.50%) Sybase
4 1 (12.50%) VMware