The table below looks at the statistics for the Visual Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Designer
Rank 859 843 879
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Visual Designer 34 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.032% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.034% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 13
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%

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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Visual Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Visual Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Visual Designer
Salary Trend

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

Visual Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Visual Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Designer over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 within the UK.

Visual Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Visual Designer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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 -25 34 £40,000 -11.11% 4
London -4 24 £38,750 -13.88% 4
South East - 6 £27,000 -
City of London -15 4 - - 2
Southampton - 3 £27,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £27,000 -
Surrey - 2 £57,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Leeds - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Kent - 1 £21,500 -
Swindon - 1 £50,000 -

Visual Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Visual 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 Visual Designer in their job title.

1 47 (54.65%) Photoshop
2 39 (45.35%) Adobe
2 39 (45.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (24.42%) Marketing
4 17 (19.77%) HTML
5 15 (17.44%) Android
6 14 (16.28%) Finance
6 14 (16.28%) Apple iOS
7 13 (15.12%) CSS
8 9 (10.47%) Windows
9 8 (9.30%) Advertising
9 8 (9.30%) Product Marketing
9 8 (9.30%) InDesign
9 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.30%) Retail
9 8 (9.30%) Degree
9 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
9 8 (9.30%) Windows Phone
9 8 (9.30%) IPTV
10 7 (8.14%) Analytics
10 7 (8.14%) Digital Media
10 7 (8.14%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (8.14%) Web Analytics
10 7 (8.14%) Java
10 7 (8.14%) B2B
10 7 (8.14%) B2C
11 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
11 6 (6.98%) Rapid Prototyping
11 6 (6.98%) HTML5
12 5 (5.81%) Axure RP

Visual Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Visual 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 Visual Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.16%) CMS
1 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (54.65%) Photoshop
2 39 (45.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (9.30%) InDesign
4 3 (3.49%) Fireworks
4 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.16%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.16%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (1.16%) Maya
5 1 (1.16%) 3ds Max
5 1 (1.16%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Sophis RISQUE
2 2 (2.33%) Magento
3 1 (1.16%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle CRM
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.16%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (24.42%) Marketing
2 14 (16.28%) Finance
3 8 (9.30%) Advertising
3 8 (9.30%) Retail
4 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.16%) Games
6 1 (1.16%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.77%) HTML
2 13 (15.12%) CSS
3 6 (6.98%) HTML5
4 2 (2.33%) CSS3
5 1 (1.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.16%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.16%) .NET
5 1 (1.16%) Flash
5 1 (1.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
1 8 (9.30%) IPTV
2 7 (8.14%) Digital Media
3 5 (5.81%) Graphic Design
4 4 (4.65%) Animation
4 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.16%) iPhone
7 1 (1.16%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.44%) Android
2 14 (16.28%) Apple iOS
3 9 (10.47%) Windows
4 8 (9.30%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.30%) Product Marketing
1 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (8.14%) Analytics
2 7 (8.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (8.14%) Web Analytics
2 7 (8.14%) B2B
2 7 (8.14%) B2C
3 6 (6.98%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (4.65%) E-Commerce
5 3 (3.49%) Industrial Design
6 2 (2.33%) Project Management
6 2 (2.33%) Web Design
6 2 (2.33%) Investment Management
6 2 (2.33%) User Experience Design
6 2 (2.33%) Information Architecture
7 1 (1.16%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (1.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.16%) OO
7 1 (1.16%) CRM
7 1 (1.16%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.14%) Java
2 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.16%) PHP
3 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) Degree
Vendors
1 39 (45.35%) Adobe
2 3 (3.49%) Apple
2 3 (3.49%) Google
3 1 (1.16%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle
3 1 (1.16%) SAP
3 1 (1.16%) Nokia
3 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
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