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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visual Designer
Rank 593 638 601
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Visual Designer 23 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.065% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.069% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 29
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-24.32% -7.50%
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
40032 46094 41422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.46% 93.82% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33828 38605 34886
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
City of London +39 5 £35,000 -33.33%
Visual Designer
England

Visual Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 32 (55.17%) User Experience
2 29 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 24 (41.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (36.21%) HTML
5 18 (31.03%) CSS
5 18 (31.03%) Adobe
5 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (24.14%) Finance
7 13 (22.41%) Axure RP
8 10 (17.24%) Apple iOS
8 10 (17.24%) Degree
9 9 (15.52%) HTML5
9 9 (15.52%) Android
10 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
10 8 (13.79%) Sass
11 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
11 7 (12.07%) Banking
12 6 (10.34%) CSS3
12 6 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
12 6 (10.34%) Retail
12 6 (10.34%) Marketing
13 5 (8.62%) Fireworks
14 4 (6.90%) B2B
14 4 (6.90%) Scrum
14 4 (6.90%) InDesign
14 4 (6.90%) Web Design
14 4 (6.90%) Animation
14 4 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 3 (5.17%) Computer Science

Visual Designer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 24 (41.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (8.62%) Fireworks
4 4 (6.90%) InDesign
4 4 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (3.45%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.72%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Axure RP
2 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Retail
3 6 (10.34%) Marketing
4 3 (5.17%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) HTML
2 18 (31.03%) CSS
3 9 (15.52%) HTML5
4 8 (13.79%) Sass
5 6 (10.34%) CSS3
6 3 (5.17%) Flash
7 2 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.72%) Mason
8 1 (1.72%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 32 (55.17%) User Experience
2 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.90%) Animation
4 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.17%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.72%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.72%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.72%) Social Network
5 1 (1.72%) RIA
5 1 (1.72%) Photography
5 1 (1.72%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.72%) iPhone
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Apple iOS
2 9 (15.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (6.90%) B2B
3 4 (6.90%) Scrum
3 4 (6.90%) Web Design
4 3 (5.17%) Industrial Design
4 3 (5.17%) B2C
5 2 (3.45%) MVC
5 2 (3.45%) Investment Management
5 2 (3.45%) User Stories
6 1 (1.72%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile Development
6 1 (1.72%) Kanban
6 1 (1.72%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (1.72%) Information Architecture
6 1 (1.72%) Project Management
6 1 (1.72%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.45%) PHP
2 2 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Adobe