The median annual salary for a Graphic Designer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graphics Designer
UK / England
Rank 777 872 854
Rank change year-on-year +95 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 50 48 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.064% 0.050% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.052% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 50
Median salary £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £20,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £34,550
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75739 92695 95199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.28% 96.42% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63358 78403 78502
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graphic Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Graphic Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Designer in England

Graphic Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Graphic Designer in England

Graphic Designer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graphic Designer in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graphic Designer in England

Graphic 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 Graphic Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -10 11 £26,500 +8.16%
London +77 10 £35,000 +20.68% 2
East of England +36 10 £32,500 -3.70% 1
South West +29 8 £32,500 +30.00% 2
South East +54 6 £20,250 -19.00% 3
East Midlands -3 3 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Yorkshire +28 2 £23,000 +21.05%
Graphic Designer
UK

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Graphic 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 Graphic Designer in the job title.

1 73 (73.74%) Photoshop
2 64 (64.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 63 (63.64%) Marketing
4 59 (59.60%) Adobe
5 43 (43.43%) Graphic Design
6 42 (42.42%) HTML
7 40 (40.40%) InDesign
8 30 (30.30%) CSS
9 29 (29.29%) Degree
9 29 (29.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 19 (19.19%) Web Design
11 16 (16.16%) Adobe After Effects
12 14 (14.14%) User Experience
12 14 (14.14%) JavaScript
12 14 (14.14%) Animation
13 13 (13.13%) Advertising
14 12 (12.12%) Games
14 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
15 11 (11.11%) Typography
15 11 (11.11%) Time Management
16 10 (10.10%) HTML5
16 10 (10.10%) Motion Graphics
16 10 (10.10%) CINEMA 4D
17 9 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
17 9 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
17 9 (9.09%) jQuery
17 9 (9.09%) Post-Production
18 8 (8.08%) iPad
18 8 (8.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 8 (8.08%) Digital Marketing

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (4.04%) WordPress
2 1 (1.01%) CMS
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 73 (73.74%) Photoshop
2 64 (64.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 40 (40.40%) InDesign
4 29 (29.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 16 (16.16%) Adobe After Effects
6 10 (10.10%) CINEMA 4D
7 9 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (6.06%) Houdini
8 6 (6.06%) MS Excel
8 6 (6.06%) MS Office
8 6 (6.06%) NUKE
9 4 (4.04%) Acrobat
9 4 (4.04%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (2.02%) Edge Animate
10 2 (2.02%) Fireworks
11 1 (1.01%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (2.02%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) Big Data
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.02%) gulp
3 1 (1.01%) Expression Studio
3 1 (1.01%) FrontPage
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 63 (63.64%) Marketing
2 13 (13.13%) Advertising
3 12 (12.12%) Games
4 4 (4.04%) French Language
4 4 (4.04%) German Language
4 4 (4.04%) Russian Language
5 3 (3.03%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.03%) Publishing
5 3 (3.03%) Retail
6 2 (2.02%) Finance
6 2 (2.02%) Legal
6 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.01%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.42%) HTML
2 30 (30.30%) CSS
3 10 (10.10%) HTML5
4 9 (9.09%) jQuery
5 7 (7.07%) CSS3
6 6 (6.06%) Flash
7 2 (2.02%) JSON
7 2 (2.02%) LESS
7 2 (2.02%) Sass
7 2 (2.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.01%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 43 (43.43%) Graphic Design
2 14 (14.14%) Animation
2 14 (14.14%) User Experience
3 10 (10.10%) Motion Graphics
4 8 (8.08%) iPad
5 7 (7.07%) Photography
6 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.04%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.04%) Digital Media
6 4 (4.04%) Robotics
6 4 (4.04%) Social Media
7 2 (2.02%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (2.02%) FMCG
7 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.02%) Video Editing
7 2 (2.02%) W3C
8 1 (1.01%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.01%) New Media
8 1 (1.01%) NHS
8 1 (1.01%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.02%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.01%) Windows
2 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.19%) Web Design
2 11 (11.11%) Time Management
2 11 (11.11%) Typography
3 9 (9.09%) Post-Production
4 8 (8.08%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (7.07%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 7 (7.07%) Infographics
5 7 (7.07%) Web Development
6 6 (6.06%) 3D Animation
6 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.06%) Texturing
6 6 (6.06%) Wireframes
7 5 (5.05%) B2B
7 5 (5.05%) Visualisation
8 4 (4.04%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (4.04%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.04%) Deep Learning
8 4 (4.04%) Email Marketing
9 3 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.03%) Copywriting
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.01%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.01%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (29.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.01%) MCSA
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 59 (59.60%) Adobe
2 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.03%) Apple
4 1 (1.01%) Facebook
4 1 (1.01%) Twitter
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Webrecruit
Salary: £18,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £14000.00 - £16000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Premier Media
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16500 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge
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Salary: £23,262 - £28,142
Posted: 8 days ago
Leighton Buzzard
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
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