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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graphics Designer
Rank 850 876 854
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 73 85 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.079% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.082% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 56 61 78
Median salary £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £25,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+16.50% +3.00%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +12 70 £29,000 -3.33% 8
London +19 25 £25,500 -17.74%
South East +36 24 £29,000 -3.33% 4
East of England +23 11 £21,500 -16.50% 2
Hampshire +16 8 £28,750 +15.00% 1
West Sussex +5 7 £29,000 +3.57%
Hertfordshire +22 6 £21,500 -
Berkshire +19 5 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Essex +11 5 - - 1
Slough - 5 £30,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +19 4 £21,500 -
South West +3 4 £30,000 +30.43% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £30,000 -
East Grinstead - 4 £29,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 4 - - 1
Swindon - 4 £30,000 -
Winchester - 4 - -
North West +6 3 £26,000 +20.93%
Manchester 0 3 £26,000 +14.28%
Oxfordshire -1 3 £32,500 -
Crawley - 3 £27,500 -
City of London +61 2 £37,500 -31.81%
Leeds +11 2 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire +10 2 £32,500 +62.50%
Wales +6 2 £28,750 +22.34%
Watford +5 2 £34,000 -
Oxford +2 2 £29,250 -9.99%
Yorkshire 0 2 £32,500 +62.50%
South Wales - 2 £28,750 -
Cardiff - 2 £28,750 -

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 88 (66.17%) Adobe
2 85 (63.91%) Photoshop
3 77 (57.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 77 (57.89%) Marketing
4 58 (43.61%) HTML
4 58 (43.61%) User Experience
5 49 (36.84%) CSS
6 43 (32.33%) InDesign
6 43 (32.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 36 (27.07%) Graphic Design
8 26 (19.55%) JavaScript
9 25 (18.80%) jQuery
9 25 (18.80%) WordPress
10 24 (18.05%) Typography
11 23 (17.29%) PHP
12 22 (16.54%) Web Development
13 21 (15.79%) Animation
14 20 (15.04%) Responsive Web Design
15 19 (14.29%) Wireframes
15 19 (14.29%) Web Design
16 18 (13.53%) Degree
17 17 (12.78%) MS PowerPoint
17 17 (12.78%) Adobe After Effects
18 16 (12.03%) Advertising
18 16 (12.03%) Microsoft
19 15 (11.28%) HTML5
20 13 (9.77%) Motion Graphics
20 13 (9.77%) MS Office
20 13 (9.77%) Finance
21 12 (9.02%) MySQL

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 25 (18.80%) WordPress
2 8 (6.02%) CMS
3 2 (1.50%) Drupal
4 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
Applications
1 85 (63.91%) Photoshop
2 77 (57.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 43 (32.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 43 (32.33%) InDesign
4 17 (12.78%) Adobe After Effects
4 17 (12.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (9.77%) MS Office
6 7 (5.26%) Acrobat
7 6 (4.51%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (3.76%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
9 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
10 2 (1.50%) 3ds Max
10 2 (1.50%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.75%) Edge Animate
11 1 (0.75%) Maya
11 1 (0.75%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Magento
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 3 (2.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.02%) MySQL
2 6 (4.51%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Axure RP
1 4 (3.01%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 77 (57.89%) Marketing
2 16 (12.03%) Advertising
3 13 (9.77%) Finance
4 11 (8.27%) Telecoms
5 10 (7.52%) Publishing
6 9 (6.77%) Banking
7 7 (5.26%) Multimedia
8 5 (3.76%) Retail
9 4 (3.01%) Games
10 1 (0.75%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.75%) Electronics
10 1 (0.75%) Legal
10 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.75%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (43.61%) HTML
2 49 (36.84%) CSS
3 25 (18.80%) jQuery
4 15 (11.28%) HTML5
5 12 (9.02%) CSS3
5 12 (9.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (6.77%) Flash
7 6 (4.51%) D3.js
7 6 (4.51%) OpenCL
7 6 (4.51%) OpenGL
7 6 (4.51%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 5 (3.76%) LESS
8 5 (3.76%) Sass
9 2 (1.50%) .NET
9 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.50%) CGI
9 2 (1.50%) Web Components
10 1 (0.75%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 58 (43.61%) User Experience
2 36 (27.07%) Graphic Design
3 21 (15.79%) Animation
4 13 (9.77%) Motion Graphics
5 12 (9.02%) Photography
6 10 (7.52%) Video Editing
7 9 (6.77%) 3D Graphics
8 8 (6.02%) e-Learning
9 7 (5.26%) Data Centre
9 7 (5.26%) Social Media
10 6 (4.51%) Visualisation
11 5 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
12 3 (2.26%) Smartphone
13 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
13 2 (1.50%) Copywriting
13 2 (1.50%) Digital Media
13 2 (1.50%) Psychology
14 1 (0.75%) Blog
14 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.26%) Mac OS
2 5 (3.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.05%) Typography
2 22 (16.54%) Web Development
3 20 (15.04%) Responsive Web Design
4 19 (14.29%) Web Design
4 19 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 12 (9.02%) Infographics
6 9 (6.77%) Iconography
6 9 (6.77%) SEO
7 7 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 7 (5.26%) Front End Development
7 7 (5.26%) Time Management
8 6 (4.51%) 3D Modelling
8 6 (4.51%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.51%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (3.76%) Internet Marketing
9 5 (3.76%) Project Planning
10 4 (3.01%) B2B
10 4 (3.01%) B2C
11 3 (2.26%) Content Management
11 3 (2.26%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.55%) JavaScript
2 23 (17.29%) PHP
3 6 (4.51%) GLSL
4 1 (0.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.53%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) HND
3 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 88 (66.17%) Adobe
2 16 (12.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.02%) Apple
4 6 (4.51%) Alteryx
4 6 (4.51%) RapidMiner
5 1 (0.75%) Autodesk
5 1 (0.75%) Orchard
5 1 (0.75%) Quark
5 1 (0.75%) SAP
5 1 (0.75%) Twitter
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