The table below looks at the statistics for the Graphic Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphics Designer
Rank 803 821 785
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 101 88 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.077% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.082% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 75 75 52
Average salary £29,500 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.68% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -6.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Graphic Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Graphic Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graphic Designer
Salary Trend

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

Graphic Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Graphic Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graphic Designer over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Graphic Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
England +27 98 £29,500 +14.56% 19
London 0 34 £35,000 +7.69% 2
South East +27 25 £29,500 -15.71% 3
East Sussex - 11 £29,500 -
East of England -4 10 £22,500 - 2
Brighton - 10 £29,500 -
Yorkshire +13 9 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Hertfordshire -1 9 £22,500 +15.38% 2
East Midlands +5 8 £26,500 -41.11% 1
North West -5 8 £20,000 -16.66% 7
Nottingham +1 7 £28,000 -37.77%
Nottinghamshire -8 7 £28,000 -37.77%
Surrey +9 5 £40,000 +166.66%
West Yorkshire +11 4 £30,000 +25.00% 1
East Yorkshire - 4 £27,500 -
Hull - 4 £27,500 -
City of London +28 3 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +19 3 - - 2
Lancashire +4 3 £21,000 -6.66%
Oxfordshire +1 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Cheshire -4 3 £19,500 -13.33% 4
Chester - 3 £19,500 - 1
Waterlooville - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £22,500 - 2
Dorking - 3 £40,000 -
Manchester +1 2 £21,500 -18.86% 2
West Midlands -6 2 - -
Bradford -7 2 £20,000 -16.66% 1
South West -20 2 - - 1
Dorset - 2 - - 1

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 118 (63.44%) Photoshop
2 105 (56.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 100 (53.76%) Adobe
4 74 (39.78%) HTML
5 67 (36.02%) Marketing
6 63 (33.87%) Graphic Design
7 51 (27.42%) CSS
8 45 (24.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 43 (23.12%) User Experience
10 40 (21.51%) InDesign
11 29 (15.59%) Degree
12 27 (14.52%) Web Design
13 25 (13.44%) HTML5
14 24 (12.90%) Retail
15 23 (12.37%) Flash
16 21 (11.29%) E-Learning
16 21 (11.29%) MS PowerPoint
17 18 (9.68%) Advertising
17 18 (9.68%) JavaScript
17 18 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
18 17 (9.14%) Animation
19 16 (8.60%) Digital Marketing
20 15 (8.06%) Social Media
20 15 (8.06%) CSS3
21 14 (7.53%) Magento
21 14 (7.53%) CINEMA 4D
21 14 (7.53%) Dreamweaver
21 14 (7.53%) Adobe After Effects
22 12 (6.45%) Automotive
22 12 (6.45%) E-Commerce

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 10 (5.38%) CMS
2 8 (4.30%) WordPress
3 4 (2.15%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (1.08%) Moodle
5 1 (0.54%) Drupal
5 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 118 (63.44%) Photoshop
2 105 (56.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 45 (24.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 40 (21.51%) InDesign
5 21 (11.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (7.53%) CINEMA 4D
6 14 (7.53%) Adobe After Effects
7 11 (5.91%) Adobe Premiere
8 6 (3.23%) MS Office
9 5 (2.69%) MS Excel
10 4 (2.15%) Acrobat
11 3 (1.61%) Maya
12 2 (1.08%) Fireworks
12 2 (1.08%) Final Cut Pro
12 2 (1.08%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.54%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.54%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (7.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.54%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 14 (7.53%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (1.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.54%) Axure RP
General
1 67 (36.02%) Marketing
2 24 (12.90%) Retail
3 18 (9.68%) Advertising
4 12 (6.45%) Automotive
5 9 (4.84%) Games
6 8 (4.30%) Finance
7 5 (2.69%) Multimedia
8 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.61%) Banking
10 2 (1.08%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.54%) Local Government
11 1 (0.54%) Law
11 1 (0.54%) Legal
11 1 (0.54%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (39.78%) HTML
2 51 (27.42%) CSS
3 25 (13.44%) HTML5
4 23 (12.37%) Flash
5 15 (8.06%) CSS3
6 6 (3.23%) .NET
7 3 (1.61%) ATL
7 3 (1.61%) jQuery
8 1 (0.54%) Velocity
8 1 (0.54%) LESS
8 1 (0.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 63 (33.87%) Graphic Design
2 43 (23.12%) User Experience
3 21 (11.29%) E-Learning
4 17 (9.14%) Animation
5 15 (8.06%) Social Media
6 12 (6.45%) Motion Graphics
7 10 (5.38%) Digital Media
7 10 (5.38%) 3D Graphics
8 9 (4.84%) NHS
8 9 (4.84%) Photography
9 8 (4.30%) Mobile App
10 6 (3.23%) Video Editing
11 4 (2.15%) Copywriting
11 4 (2.15%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (1.08%) Learning Management System
14 1 (0.54%) Online Games
14 1 (0.54%) Psychology
14 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
14 1 (0.54%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.61%) Mac OS X
2 2 (1.08%) Android
2 2 (1.08%) Windows
2 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.52%) Web Design
2 18 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
3 16 (8.60%) Digital Marketing
4 12 (6.45%) Time Management
4 12 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 8 (4.30%) Workflow
6 7 (3.76%) B2B
6 7 (3.76%) Email Marketing
7 6 (3.23%) Web Development
8 5 (2.69%) SEO
9 4 (2.15%) Pay per click
9 4 (2.15%) Content Management
10 3 (1.61%) Business Development
10 3 (1.61%) CAD
10 3 (1.61%) Display Advertising
11 2 (1.08%) Online Marketing
11 2 (1.08%) Rapid Prototyping
11 2 (1.08%) Wealth Management
11 2 (1.08%) Marketing Strategy
11 2 (1.08%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.68%) JavaScript
2 5 (2.69%) PHP
3 3 (1.61%) C#
4 1 (0.54%) Java
4 1 (0.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (15.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) QA
Vendors
1 100 (53.76%) Adobe
2 10 (5.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.69%) Apple
3 5 (2.69%) Quark
4 1 (0.54%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (0.54%) Progress
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