The table below looks at the statistics for the Graphic Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphics Designer
Rank 95 98 95
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.26% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.27% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £24,000 £18,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -34.54%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £22,000 £22,250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.12%
Graphic Designer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1057 1115 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.23% 97.72% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 937 992 888
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graphic Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Graphic Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Graphic Designer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Graphic Designer Salary Trend in Kent

Graphic Designer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graphic Designer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Graphic Designer Salary Histogram in Kent

Graphic Designer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Designer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 2 £17,750 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £30,000 -
Graphic Designer
South East

Graphic Designer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (60.00%) Advertising
3 3 (60.00%) InDesign
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (60.00%) InDesign
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe