Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Creative Designer was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Creative Designer
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1152 1177 1216
Rank change year-on-year +25 +39 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Creative Designer 20 13 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.007% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.008% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 50
England median annual salary £31,250 £23,750 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -27.48% -6.43%
10th Percentile £24,475 £20,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,250 £66,875 £48,750
UK median annual salary £31,250 £25,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -23.08% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Creative Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Creative Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Creative Designer in England

Creative Designer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Creative Designer in England.

Salary trend for Creative Designer in England

Creative Designer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Creative Designer in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Creative Designer in England

Creative Designer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Creative Designer within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands +36 9 £26,000 +15.56% 2
London +3 8 £45,000 -32.08% 3
West Midlands +6 5 £26,000 +15.56% 2
East Midlands +42 4 £28,750 +43.75%
South West - 2 £21,500 -
South East +42 1 £35,000 - 1
Creative Designer
UK

Creative Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Creative 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 across the England region featuring Creative Designer in the job title.

1 12 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (60.00%) User Experience
2 11 (55.00%) Adobe
3 10 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 10 (50.00%) Marketing
4 9 (45.00%) Animation
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (35.00%) Web Design
6 7 (35.00%) Games
7 6 (30.00%) Degree
7 6 (30.00%) Graphic Design
8 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
8 5 (25.00%) A/B Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Kanban
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (25.00%) BBC
9 4 (20.00%) CSS
9 4 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (20.00%) Social Media
10 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (15.00%) Typography
10 3 (15.00%) Infographics
10 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
10 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.00%) Finance
11 2 (10.00%) e-Learning
11 2 (10.00%) InDesign

Creative Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 8 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (10.00%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (10.00%) InDesign
4 2 (10.00%) InVision
5 1 (5.00%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (5.00%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 10 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (35.00%) Games
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) User Experience
2 9 (45.00%) Animation
3 6 (30.00%) Graphic Design
4 5 (25.00%) BBC
5 4 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (20.00%) Social Media
6 2 (10.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Web Design
3 5 (25.00%) A/B Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Kanban
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (15.00%) Infographics
4 3 (15.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (15.00%) Typography
5 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Acquisition
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Social Media Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Web Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Google