The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphics Designer
Rank 796 764 829
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 115 111 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.10% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 81 65 66
Average salary £25,500 £24,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.08% -16.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £23,500 £25,800
% change year-on-year
-5.31% -8.91%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 31 July 2014 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 31 July 2014. 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
England -37 105 £27,000 +10.20% 16
London -24 41 £39,000 +56.00% 3
South East -11 15 £22,500 -19.64% 1
City of London -4 14 £30,000 +22.44% 2
West Midlands -10 13 £19,000 -36.66%
North West -4 9 £26,500 +47.22% 4
East of England -6 9 £22,500 +7.14% 4
Worcestershire - 7 £19,000 -
South West -15 6 £25,500 +10.86% 1
Devon -10 5 £18,500 +10.44% 1
Yorkshire -25 5 £20,000 - 2
Surrey - 5 £22,000 -
Midlands - 5 £20,500 -
Northern Ireland - 5 £17,249 -
Redditch - 5 £19,000 -
County Antrim - 5 £17,249 -
Birmingham +3 4 - -
Essex +3 4 £22,500 -10.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £21,625 - 2
Ruislip - 4 £25,500 -
Scotland -2 3 £18,000 -
Manchester -6 3 £26,500 +47.22% 2
Kent -7 3 £18,000 -46.66%
East Midlands -15 3 £35,000 +47.36% 1
Merseyside - 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 - 1
Lancashire - 3 - - 1
Sittingbourne - 3 £18,000 -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Doncaster - 3 £20,000 - 1

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 152 (70.05%) Photoshop
2 132 (60.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 110 (50.69%) Adobe
4 102 (47.00%) HTML
5 101 (46.54%) Marketing
6 76 (35.02%) CSS
7 69 (31.80%) Graphic Design
8 56 (25.81%) Degree
8 56 (25.81%) InDesign
9 48 (22.12%) Web Design
10 36 (16.59%) Social Media
11 33 (15.21%) Animation
12 27 (12.44%) E-Commerce
13 26 (11.98%) MS PowerPoint
13 26 (11.98%) Digital Media
14 25 (11.52%) Flash
15 24 (11.06%) Dreamweaver
15 24 (11.06%) Retail
16 23 (10.60%) SEO
17 22 (10.14%) Advertising
18 21 (9.68%) Adobe After Effects
19 18 (8.29%) Photography
19 18 (8.29%) HTML5
20 17 (7.83%) JavaScript
21 16 (7.37%) CMS
21 16 (7.37%) Microsoft
21 16 (7.37%) Acrobat
21 16 (7.37%) Email Marketing
22 15 (6.91%) Internet
22 15 (6.91%) MS Office

Graphic Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 16 (7.37%) CMS
2 10 (4.61%) WordPress
3 2 (0.92%) Drupal
4 1 (0.46%) Kentico
4 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
Applications
1 152 (70.05%) Photoshop
2 132 (60.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 56 (25.81%) InDesign
4 26 (11.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (9.68%) Adobe After Effects
6 16 (7.37%) Acrobat
7 15 (6.91%) MS Office
8 13 (5.99%) Maya
9 11 (5.07%) Fireworks
9 11 (5.07%) CINEMA 4D
10 7 (3.23%) MS Excel
11 5 (2.30%) QuarkXPress
12 4 (1.84%) FreeHand
13 3 (1.38%) Final Cut Pro
14 2 (0.92%) 3ds Max
15 1 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
15 1 (0.46%) Swift 3D
Business Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Magento
2 4 (1.84%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.91%) Internet
2 7 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.46%) MS Access
1 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (11.06%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (0.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (0.92%) Axure RP
General
1 101 (46.54%) Marketing
2 24 (11.06%) Retail
3 22 (10.14%) Advertising
4 13 (5.99%) Publishing
5 10 (4.61%) Multimedia
6 9 (4.15%) Finance
6 9 (4.15%) Games
7 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.46%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (47.00%) HTML
2 76 (35.02%) CSS
3 25 (11.52%) Flash
4 18 (8.29%) HTML5
5 12 (5.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 6 (2.76%) jQuery
6 6 (2.76%) CSS3
7 3 (1.38%) .NET
8 2 (0.92%) WAP
8 2 (0.92%) XML
8 2 (0.92%) XHTML
9 1 (0.46%) WebGL
9 1 (0.46%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 69 (31.80%) Graphic Design
2 36 (16.59%) Social Media
3 33 (15.21%) Animation
4 26 (11.98%) Digital Media
5 18 (8.29%) Photography
6 8 (3.69%) Motion Graphics
7 6 (2.76%) Video Editing
8 5 (2.30%) Open Source
8 5 (2.30%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.84%) Mobile Games
9 4 (1.84%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.84%) New Media
10 3 (1.38%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.38%) FMCG
11 2 (0.92%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.92%) iPhone
11 2 (0.92%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.92%) PDA
11 2 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.45%) Windows
2 7 (3.23%) Android
3 5 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.12%) Web Design
2 27 (12.44%) E-Commerce
3 23 (10.60%) SEO
4 16 (7.37%) Email Marketing
5 15 (6.91%) B2B
6 14 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (5.99%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (5.07%) Content Management
9 9 (4.15%) Direct Marketing
10 8 (3.69%) Time Management
11 7 (3.23%) Online Marketing
12 6 (2.76%) Search Engine Marketing
12 6 (2.76%) Analytics
13 5 (2.30%) Web Development
13 5 (2.30%) Business Development
14 4 (1.84%) B2C
15 3 (1.38%) OO
15 3 (1.38%) Workflow
16 2 (0.92%) Project Management
16 2 (0.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.83%) JavaScript
2 10 (4.61%) ActionScript
3 6 (2.76%) ActionScript 2.0
4 5 (2.30%) PHP
5 3 (1.38%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (1.38%) Java
6 2 (0.92%) C#
6 2 (0.92%) C++
6 2 (0.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (25.81%) Degree
2 3 (1.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) QA
Vendors
1 110 (50.69%) Adobe
2 16 (7.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.23%) Quark
4 4 (1.84%) Macromedia
4 4 (1.84%) Google
5 3 (1.38%) Twitter
6 2 (0.92%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.92%) SAP
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle
7 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.46%) Apple
Brackley, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £15k-£18k + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + AMAZING BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £14000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Epping, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 18k per year + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Barry, South Glamorgan
set2recruit
Salary: From £17,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 8 days ago
Broxbourne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 27 days ago