The table below looks at the statistics for the Visual Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Designer
Rank 607 594 602
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Visual Designer 16 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.072% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.076% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 18
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £36,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £101,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Visual Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41779 43294 45773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 94.00% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35556 35987 39555
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Visual Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Visual Designer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Visual Designer
Salary Trend in London

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

Visual Designer Salary Trend in London

Visual Designer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Designer across the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Visual Designer Salary Histogram in London

Visual Designer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
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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
City of London +21 6 £43,000 +1.17%
Visual Designer
England

Visual Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Visual 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 Visual Designer in their job title.

1 29 (72.50%) Photoshop
2 27 (67.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (60.00%) User Experience
4 22 (55.00%) Adobe
5 15 (37.50%) Marketing
5 15 (37.50%) Android
6 14 (35.00%) Apple iOS
7 11 (27.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (27.50%) HTML
8 8 (20.00%) CSS
8 8 (20.00%) Flash
9 7 (17.50%) HTML5
10 6 (15.00%) Animation
11 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 5 (12.50%) CSS3
12 4 (10.00%) InDesign
12 4 (10.00%) Degree
13 3 (7.50%) WCAG
13 3 (7.50%) Graphic Design
13 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (7.50%) Google
13 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
13 3 (7.50%) Finance
13 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (7.50%) Retail
13 3 (7.50%) Windows
13 3 (7.50%) Apple
13 3 (7.50%) Windows Phone
14 2 (5.00%) Mobile Payment

Visual Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Visual 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 Visual Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 29 (72.50%) Photoshop
2 27 (67.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (27.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (10.00%) InDesign
5 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (5.00%) Fireworks
7 1 (2.50%) Maya
7 1 (2.50%) 3ds Max
7 1 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (2.50%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.50%) Axure RP
General
1 15 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) CSS
2 8 (20.00%) Flash
3 7 (17.50%) HTML5
4 5 (12.50%) CSS3
5 2 (5.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 24 (60.00%) User Experience
2 6 (15.00%) Animation
3 3 (7.50%) Graphic Design
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Android
2 14 (35.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Phone
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (2.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.50%) Industrial Design
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) WCAG
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Adobe
2 3 (7.50%) Apple
2 3 (7.50%) Google