The table below looks at the statistics for the Graphic Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graphic Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graphics Designer
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -18.33%
Graphic Designer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1206 1286 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.81% 95.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 811 830 861
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Graphic Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graphic Designer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graphic Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Graphic Designer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graphic Designer across the Edinburgh region.

Graphic Designer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Graphic Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graphic Designer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) CSS3
2 7 (87.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (87.50%) Photoshop
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) LESS
3 6 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (62.50%) Marketing
5 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 4 (50.00%) SaaS
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Content Management
6 3 (37.50%) CMS
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) Graphic Design
6 3 (37.50%) User Experience
7 2 (25.00%) Web Components
7 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
7 2 (25.00%) HND
7 2 (25.00%) InDesign
7 2 (25.00%) Adobe
7 2 (25.00%) Sass
8 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (12.50%) Finance
8 1 (12.50%) Advertising
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (12.50%) .NET

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Graphic Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graphic Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (87.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (25.00%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS3
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) LESS
3 6 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) Web Components
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Graphic Design
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter