The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Graphic Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graphics Designer
Rank 881 861 892
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 39 103 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.095% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.099% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 30 77 83
Median salary £29,750 £29,500 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.84% +14.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £18,650
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +24.44%

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
94684 104270 111362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.19% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79697 86340 89890
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graphic Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Graphic Designer in the job title.

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 23 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -33 39 £29,750 +0.84% 16
East of England +25 12 £32,859 +27.60% 1
South East +14 10 £28,500 -3.38% 3
London +10 9 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Essex - 7 £32,859 - 1
Chelmsford - 4 £32,859 -
East Midlands +9 3 £22,000 -12.00% 3
Berkshire +8 3 £22,500 +73.07% 1
Hampshire 0 3 £30,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
South West - 3 £32,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 - - 1
Cambridge - 3 - -
Slough +20 2 £24,500 +88.46%
Hertfordshire +17 2 £36,500 +69.76%
Oxfordshire -2 2 £31,000 -17.33%
Oxford -6 2 £31,000 -17.33%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £21,500 -
City of London +63 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Cheshire +27 1 £24,000 +23.07% 3
Derbyshire +21 1 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Northamptonshire +9 1 £15,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +8 1 £22,000 -12.00% 1
Derby +5 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Nottingham +4 1 £22,000 -12.00% 1
North West +2 1 £24,000 +21.51% 3
West Midlands -4 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £36,000 -
Dorset - 1 £32,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £27,500 -

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, Graphic Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Graphic Designer in the job title.

1 77 (69.37%) Adobe
2 76 (68.47%) Photoshop
3 65 (58.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 59 (53.15%) Marketing
5 49 (44.14%) HTML
6 44 (39.64%) User Experience
7 41 (36.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 38 (34.23%) InDesign
9 33 (29.73%) CSS
9 33 (29.73%) Graphic Design
10 22 (19.82%) jQuery
11 19 (17.12%) Animation
12 18 (16.22%) WordPress
12 18 (16.22%) Adobe After Effects
12 18 (16.22%) Wireframes
13 17 (15.32%) Degree
14 16 (14.41%) Advertising
14 16 (14.41%) JavaScript
15 15 (13.51%) PHP
15 15 (13.51%) Web Design
15 15 (13.51%) Typography
16 14 (12.61%) Responsive Web Design
17 13 (11.71%) Infographics
18 12 (10.81%) e-Learning
19 11 (9.91%) Flash
19 11 (9.91%) HTML5
19 11 (9.91%) Motion Graphics
19 11 (9.91%) MS PowerPoint
20 10 (9.01%) Photography
20 10 (9.01%) Adobe Creative Cloud

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (16.22%) WordPress
2 7 (6.31%) CMS
3 3 (2.70%) Drupal
4 1 (0.90%) Joomla!
Applications
1 76 (68.47%) Photoshop
2 65 (58.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 41 (36.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 38 (34.23%) InDesign
5 18 (16.22%) Adobe After Effects
6 11 (9.91%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (7.21%) MS Office
8 5 (4.50%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (4.50%) CINEMA 4D
9 4 (3.60%) Acrobat
10 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
10 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
11 2 (1.80%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.90%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.90%) FreeHand
12 1 (0.90%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Magento
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.01%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.90%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.90%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 59 (53.15%) Marketing
2 16 (14.41%) Advertising
3 9 (8.11%) Publishing
4 8 (7.21%) Finance
4 8 (7.21%) Multimedia
5 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.60%) Banking
6 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.70%) Games
7 3 (2.70%) Legal
8 2 (1.80%) Electronics
9 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.90%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (44.14%) HTML
2 33 (29.73%) CSS
3 22 (19.82%) jQuery
4 11 (9.91%) Flash
4 11 (9.91%) HTML5
5 7 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (5.41%) CSS3
7 3 (2.70%) .NET
7 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.90%) Sass
8 1 (0.90%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 44 (39.64%) User Experience
2 33 (29.73%) Graphic Design
3 19 (17.12%) Animation
4 12 (10.81%) e-Learning
5 11 (9.91%) Motion Graphics
6 10 (9.01%) Photography
7 9 (8.11%) Social Media
8 8 (7.21%) 3D Graphics
9 7 (6.31%) Data Centre
10 6 (5.41%) Video Editing
11 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (3.60%) Smartphone
12 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
12 3 (2.70%) Copywriting
12 3 (2.70%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.80%) Psychology
14 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
14 1 (0.90%) Freedom of Information
14 1 (0.90%) Freedom of Information Act
14 1 (0.90%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.50%) Mac OS X
2 3 (2.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.22%) Wireframes
2 15 (13.51%) Typography
2 15 (13.51%) Web Design
3 14 (12.61%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (11.71%) Infographics
5 8 (7.21%) Web Development
6 7 (6.31%) Project Management
7 6 (5.41%) SEO
8 5 (4.50%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (4.50%) Internet Marketing
8 5 (4.50%) Time Management
9 4 (3.60%) B2B
9 4 (3.60%) B2C
9 4 (3.60%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.60%) Project Planning
9 4 (3.60%) Workflow
10 3 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.70%) Email Marketing
10 3 (2.70%) Mobile Commerce
10 3 (2.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.41%) JavaScript
2 15 (13.51%) PHP
3 1 (0.90%) ActionScript
3 1 (0.90%) C
3 1 (0.90%) C#
3 1 (0.90%) C++
3 1 (0.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (15.32%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 77 (69.37%) Adobe
2 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.41%) Apple
4 1 (0.90%) Autodesk
4 1 (0.90%) Google
4 1 (0.90%) Orchard
4 1 (0.90%) Quark
4 1 (0.90%) SAP
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Macclesfield
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £17500 - £18500 per annum
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Salary: £13000 - £15000 per annum
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