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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graphics Designer
Rank 872 883 872
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 55 101 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.092% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.095% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 40 81 77
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £24,188
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +24.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +34.09%

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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -17 55 £30,000 - 9
London +17 17 £27,750 -11.90% 2
East of England +46 16 £32,859 +52.83% 3
South East -2 13 £29,500 - 2
Essex - 10 £32,859 - 2
Southend-on-Sea - 7 - - 1
South West +18 4 £31,250 +4.16%
Slough +11 4 £29,500 +126.92%
Berkshire +8 4 £29,500 +29.67% 2
Hertfordshire +22 3 £35,250 +63.95% 1
Oxford -8 3 £28,500 -21.37%
Oxfordshire -17 3 £28,500 -21.37%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £28,250 -
Chelmsford - 3 £32,859 - 1
Cambridge - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
North West +11 2 £25,000 +23.45% 1
East Midlands +1 2 £28,500 +14.00% 1
Hampshire 0 2 £28,750 +27.77%
Watford - 2 £35,250 -
City of London +54 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Cheshire +37 1 £24,000 +23.07% 1
Bristol +25 1 £21,500 -28.33%
Derbyshire +16 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Nottingham +11 1 £22,000 -12.00%
Derby +10 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Manchester +10 1 £26,000 -
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £22,000 -12.00%
West Midlands -7 1 - -
West Sussex -8 1 £30,000 +7.14%

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 79 (68.70%) Adobe
2 78 (67.83%) Photoshop
3 66 (57.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 62 (53.91%) Marketing
5 55 (47.83%) HTML
6 46 (40.00%) User Experience
7 43 (37.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 38 (33.04%) CSS
9 36 (31.30%) InDesign
10 33 (28.70%) Graphic Design
11 22 (19.13%) jQuery
12 20 (17.39%) WordPress
12 20 (17.39%) JavaScript
13 19 (16.52%) Animation
14 18 (15.65%) Degree
14 18 (15.65%) PHP
14 18 (15.65%) Advertising
14 18 (15.65%) Wireframes
15 17 (14.78%) Typography
15 17 (14.78%) Adobe After Effects
16 16 (13.91%) Web Design
17 15 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
18 14 (12.17%) Infographics
18 14 (12.17%) HTML5
19 13 (11.30%) Flash
20 12 (10.43%) e-Learning
20 12 (10.43%) MS PowerPoint
20 12 (10.43%) Web Development
21 11 (9.57%) Motion Graphics
22 10 (8.70%) Publishing

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 20 (17.39%) WordPress
2 7 (6.09%) CMS
3 3 (2.61%) Drupal
4 1 (0.87%) Joomla!
Applications
1 78 (67.83%) Photoshop
2 66 (57.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 43 (37.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 36 (31.30%) InDesign
5 17 (14.78%) Adobe After Effects
6 12 (10.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (8.70%) MS Office
8 5 (4.35%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (4.35%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (2.61%) Acrobat
9 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
9 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
10 2 (1.74%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.87%) Edge Animate
11 1 (0.87%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.87%) FreeHand
11 1 (0.87%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Magento
1 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.87%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 62 (53.91%) Marketing
2 18 (15.65%) Advertising
3 10 (8.70%) Publishing
4 8 (6.96%) Finance
5 7 (6.09%) Multimedia
6 6 (5.22%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.48%) Banking
7 4 (3.48%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.61%) Games
9 2 (1.74%) Electronics
9 2 (1.74%) Legal
9 2 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.74%) Retail
10 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.87%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.87%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (47.83%) HTML
2 38 (33.04%) CSS
3 22 (19.13%) jQuery
4 14 (12.17%) HTML5
5 13 (11.30%) Flash
6 8 (6.96%) CSS3
6 8 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (2.61%) .NET
7 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.87%) LESS
8 1 (0.87%) Sass
8 1 (0.87%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 46 (40.00%) User Experience
2 33 (28.70%) Graphic Design
3 19 (16.52%) Animation
4 12 (10.43%) e-Learning
5 11 (9.57%) Motion Graphics
6 9 (7.83%) Photography
6 9 (7.83%) Social Media
7 8 (6.96%) 3D Graphics
7 8 (6.96%) Video Editing
8 7 (6.09%) Data Centre
9 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.48%) Mobile App
9 4 (3.48%) Smartphone
10 3 (2.61%) Copywriting
11 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.74%) Psychology
12 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.87%) Freedom of Information
12 1 (0.87%) Freedom of Information Act
12 1 (0.87%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.35%) Mac OS X
2 4 (3.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.65%) Wireframes
2 17 (14.78%) Typography
3 16 (13.91%) Web Design
4 15 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (12.17%) Infographics
6 12 (10.43%) Web Development
7 6 (5.22%) Project Management
7 6 (5.22%) SEO
8 5 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.35%) Internet Marketing
9 4 (3.48%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.48%) B2B
9 4 (3.48%) B2C
9 4 (3.48%) Iconography
9 4 (3.48%) Project Planning
9 4 (3.48%) Time Management
10 3 (2.61%) Front End Development
10 3 (2.61%) MVC
10 3 (2.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 18 (15.65%) PHP
3 1 (0.87%) ActionScript
3 1 (0.87%) C
3 1 (0.87%) C#
3 1 (0.87%) C++
3 1 (0.87%) Java
3 1 (0.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (15.65%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 79 (68.70%) Adobe
2 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.22%) Apple
4 1 (0.87%) Autodesk
4 1 (0.87%) Orchard
4 1 (0.87%) Quark
4 1 (0.87%) SAP
London
Creative Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea
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Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Congleton, Cheshire
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Source Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
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Salary: £31,620 - £34,098 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester
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Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
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Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago