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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visual Designer
Rank 871 842 843
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Visual Designer 26 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.044% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.046% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 18 41 24
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -30.95%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Visual Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Visual Designer
Top 10 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 19 December 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 -27 23 £45,000 +5.88% 6
London +5 19 £50,000 +11.11% 5
City of London +12 6 £43,000 +1.17%
West Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Leeds - 2 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +6 1 - -
South East +3 1 - - 1
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

Visual Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (78.43%) Photoshop
2 37 (72.55%) Adobe
3 35 (68.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 34 (66.67%) User Experience
5 20 (39.22%) Android
6 19 (37.25%) Apple iOS
7 17 (33.33%) Marketing
8 16 (31.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 15 (29.41%) HTML
10 13 (25.49%) CSS
11 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 9 (17.65%) Animation
12 8 (15.69%) Degree
12 8 (15.69%) Flash
13 6 (11.76%) HTML5
13 6 (11.76%) Graphic Design
14 5 (9.80%) CSS3
14 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (7.84%) Web Development
15 4 (7.84%) Usability Testing
15 4 (7.84%) Information Architecture
15 4 (7.84%) Sitecore
15 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
15 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
15 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (7.84%) CMS
15 4 (7.84%) WordPress
15 4 (7.84%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (7.84%) Windows
15 4 (7.84%) jQuery

Visual Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (7.84%) CMS
1 4 (7.84%) WordPress
1 4 (7.84%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 40 (78.43%) Photoshop
2 35 (68.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (31.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (5.88%) InDesign
5 2 (3.92%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.96%) Maya
6 1 (1.96%) 3ds Max
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.96%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Magento
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (3.92%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 17 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Advertising
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) HTML
2 13 (25.49%) CSS
3 8 (15.69%) Flash
4 6 (11.76%) HTML5
5 5 (9.80%) CSS3
6 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (7.84%) jQuery
7 2 (3.92%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 34 (66.67%) User Experience
2 9 (17.65%) Animation
3 6 (11.76%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Android
2 19 (37.25%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.84%) Windows
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
2 4 (7.84%) Web Development
2 4 (7.84%) Usability Testing
2 4 (7.84%) Information Architecture
3 3 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (5.88%) Analytics
3 3 (5.88%) B2B
3 3 (5.88%) B2C
3 3 (5.88%) Web Analytics
4 1 (1.96%) Industrial Design
4 1 (1.96%) Project Management
4 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) WCAG
2 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) Adobe
2 4 (7.84%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.96%) Apple
3 1 (1.96%) Google
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