Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Visual Designer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Visual Designer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1097 1157 1234
Rank change year-on-year +60 +77 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Visual Designer 69 46 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.026% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.027% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 29
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £71,125 £70,000 £82,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +20.00% -

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 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
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% -

Visual Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Designer in England

Visual Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Visual Designer in England

Visual Designer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Designer in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Designer in England

Visual 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 Visual Designer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
London +30 60 £55,000 +1.85% 7
South East +38 8 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Midlands +23 1 £32,500 -
West Midlands +14 1 £32,500 -
Visual Designer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Visual 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 Visual Designer in the job title.

1 58 (84.06%) User Experience
2 44 (63.77%) Typography
3 38 (55.07%) CSS
3 38 (55.07%) HTML
4 37 (53.62%) Adobe
5 36 (52.17%) Degree
6 34 (49.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 33 (47.83%) Visualisation
8 32 (46.38%) Graphic Design
8 32 (46.38%) Wireframes
9 31 (44.93%) Mentoring
10 23 (33.33%) Marketing
11 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (28.99%) Business Development
13 9 (13.04%) Mobile App
13 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
14 8 (11.59%) Photoshop
15 7 (10.14%) Finance
15 7 (10.14%) Responsive Web Design
16 5 (7.25%) Retail
16 5 (7.25%) InVision
17 4 (5.80%) Front End Development
17 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
17 4 (5.80%) Adobe Illustrator
17 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
17 4 (5.80%) SVG
17 4 (5.80%) CSS3
17 4 (5.80%) HTML5
18 3 (4.35%) Customer Insight
18 3 (4.35%) Fintech

Visual 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 3 (4.35%) Marvel
Applications
1 34 (49.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (11.59%) Photoshop
3 5 (7.25%) InVision
4 4 (5.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.90%) InDesign
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.45%) Flinto
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (33.33%) Marketing
2 7 (10.14%) Finance
3 5 (7.25%) Retail
4 3 (4.35%) Games
5 2 (2.90%) Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.07%) CSS
1 38 (55.07%) HTML
2 4 (5.80%) CSS3
2 4 (5.80%) HTML5
2 4 (5.80%) SVG
3 2 (2.90%) Framer.js
Miscellaneous
1 58 (84.06%) User Experience
2 32 (46.38%) Graphic Design
3 9 (13.04%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.35%) Fintech
4 3 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.35%) Photography
5 1 (1.45%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Android
1 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) Typography
2 33 (47.83%) Visualisation
3 32 (46.38%) Wireframes
4 31 (44.93%) Mentoring
5 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (28.99%) Business Development
7 7 (10.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.80%) Front End Development
8 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.35%) Customer Insight
9 3 (4.35%) IT Governance
9 3 (4.35%) Project Management
9 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.35%) Supplier Management
9 3 (4.35%) Web Design
10 2 (2.90%) Cash Management
10 2 (2.90%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (2.90%) Heuristic Evaluation
10 2 (2.90%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (52.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (53.62%) Adobe