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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visual Designer
Rank 909 904 893
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Visual Designer 26 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.031% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.032% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 40
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +28.57%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016 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 10 February 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
(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 +14 26 £45,000 - 4
London +5 24 £55,200 +10.40% 2
City of London +54 4 £60,000 +20.00%
West Midlands - 1 £22,500 - 1
East of England - 1 £25,500 -
Redditch - 1 £22,500 - 1
Romford - 1 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £25,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £25,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £22,500 - 1

Visual Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 33 (66.00%) Photoshop
2 32 (64.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 29 (58.00%) Adobe
4 27 (54.00%) Degree
5 26 (52.00%) Graphic Design
6 24 (48.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 24 (48.00%) Typography
7 23 (46.00%) Mentoring
8 20 (40.00%) User Experience
9 15 (30.00%) HTML
9 15 (30.00%) CSS
10 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.00%) Scrum
11 7 (14.00%) Marketing
12 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
12 6 (12.00%) Android
12 6 (12.00%) Kanban
12 6 (12.00%) Windows
13 5 (10.00%) Visualisation
14 3 (6.00%) SaaS
14 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 3 (6.00%) Publishing
15 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
15 2 (4.00%) Games
15 2 (4.00%) Mobile Marketing
15 2 (4.00%) Social Media
16 1 (2.00%) Axure RP
16 1 (2.00%) Information Architecture
16 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
16 1 (2.00%) Twitter

Visual Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 33 (66.00%) Photoshop
2 32 (64.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (48.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.00%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (14.00%) Marketing
2 3 (6.00%) Publishing
3 2 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) CSS
1 15 (30.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) Ajax
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 26 (52.00%) Graphic Design
2 20 (40.00%) User Experience
3 5 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Blog
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Psychology
5 1 (2.00%) Tandem
5 1 (2.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Android
1 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Typography
2 23 (46.00%) Mentoring
3 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) Kanban
6 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.00%) Mobile Marketing
8 1 (2.00%) Benchmarking
8 1 (2.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.00%) Information Architecture
8 1 (2.00%) Online Marketing
8 1 (2.00%) SEO
8 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.00%) Usability Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Adobe
2 1 (2.00%) Google
2 1 (2.00%) Twitter
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