The median annual salary for a Graphic Designer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graphics Designer
England / London
Rank 565 643 641
Rank change year-on-year +78 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 11 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.033% 0.024% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.025% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 18
Median salary £35,000 £29,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.64% -9.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £18,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32041 40328 41125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27099 34777 34560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Designer in London

Graphic Designer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Graphic Designer in London

Graphic Designer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Designer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
Twickenham - 1 £40,000 -
Graphic Designer
England

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region featuring Graphic Designer in the job title.

1 20 (74.07%) Adobe
2 19 (70.37%) Photoshop
2 19 (70.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (55.56%) InDesign
4 14 (51.85%) Marketing
5 13 (48.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 13 (48.15%) Graphic Design
5 13 (48.15%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (22.22%) Adobe After Effects
7 6 (22.22%) Advertising
7 6 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 5 (18.52%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 5 (18.52%) Games
9 4 (14.81%) Animation
9 4 (14.81%) Photography
9 4 (14.81%) HTML5
10 3 (11.11%) Social Media
10 3 (11.11%) Acrobat
10 3 (11.11%) Flash
10 3 (11.11%) MS Office
10 3 (11.11%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (11.11%) Multimedia
10 3 (11.11%) Typography
11 2 (7.41%) Video Editing
11 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
11 2 (7.41%) B2B

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (7.41%) WordPress
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (70.37%) Adobe Illustrator
1 19 (70.37%) Photoshop
2 15 (55.56%) InDesign
3 13 (48.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (25.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (22.22%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 3 (11.11%) Acrobat
7 3 (11.11%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (11.11%) MS Office
8 2 (7.41%) Edge Animate
9 1 (3.70%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (3.70%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (51.85%) Marketing
2 6 (22.22%) Advertising
3 5 (18.52%) Games
4 3 (11.11%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) HTML5
4 3 (11.11%) Flash
5 1 (3.70%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Graphic Design
2 4 (14.81%) Animation
2 4 (14.81%) Photography
3 3 (11.11%) Social Media
4 2 (7.41%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (7.41%) Video Editing
5 1 (3.70%) Online Games
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) Typography
2 2 (7.41%) B2B
2 2 (7.41%) Content Development
2 2 (7.41%) Infographics
2 2 (7.41%) Time Management
3 1 (3.70%) Biology
3 1 (3.70%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.70%) Economics
3 1 (3.70%) Information Architecture
3 1 (3.70%) Post-Production
3 1 (3.70%) Psychology
3 1 (3.70%) Semiotics
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) Web Usability
3 1 (3.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
2 1 (3.70%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Adobe
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) Facebook
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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