The median annual salary for a Graphic Designer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Graphics Designer
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 620 644
Rank change year-on-year +22 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 18 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.050% 0.060% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.062% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 24
Median salary £32,500 £24,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.65% -19.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £16,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £29,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -23.72% +7.27%  

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 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graphic Designer in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 24 June 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
City of London +27 2 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Graphic Designer
England

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (68.97%) Photoshop
1 20 (68.97%) Adobe
2 18 (62.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (58.62%) Marketing
4 14 (48.28%) HTML
5 10 (34.48%) Social Media
5 10 (34.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (31.03%) Graphic Design
6 9 (31.03%) CSS
6 9 (31.03%) InDesign
7 8 (27.59%) User Experience
8 7 (24.14%) Animation
9 6 (20.69%) Games
10 5 (17.24%) Advertising
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (17.24%) Typography
11 4 (13.79%) Adobe After Effects
11 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 4 (13.79%) Video Editing
11 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
12 3 (10.34%) Copywriting
12 3 (10.34%) Motion Graphics
12 3 (10.34%) Web Development
12 3 (10.34%) Web Design
12 3 (10.34%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (10.34%) Project Management
12 3 (10.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (6.90%) Desktop Publishing
13 2 (6.90%) SEO

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Photoshop
2 18 (62.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (34.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (31.03%) InDesign
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (13.79%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (6.90%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (3.45%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (3.45%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (58.62%) Marketing
2 6 (20.69%) Games
3 5 (17.24%) Advertising
4 2 (6.90%) Multimedia
4 2 (6.90%) Publishing
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) HTML
2 9 (31.03%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Social Media
2 9 (31.03%) Graphic Design
3 8 (27.59%) User Experience
4 7 (24.14%) Animation
5 4 (13.79%) Video Editing
6 3 (10.34%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile Games
7 2 (6.90%) Online Games
7 2 (6.90%) Photography
8 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Typography
2 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
3 3 (10.34%) Copywriting
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) Web Design
3 3 (10.34%) Web Development
4 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.90%) B2B
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Publishing
4 2 (6.90%) SEO
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (3.45%) Email Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Infographics
5 1 (3.45%) Online Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Post-Production
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Adobe
2 2 (6.90%) Facebook
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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