Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Visual Designer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 780 806 875
Rank change year-on-year +26 +69 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Visual Designer 62 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.083% 0.055% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.058% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 16
London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% -10.00% +39.53%
10th Percentile £41,750 £35,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £74,250 £70,000 £110,000
England 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 London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70423 72714 85406
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.96% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55426 62754 72552
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,488
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%

Visual Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Designer in London

Visual Designer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Visual Designer in London

Visual Designer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Designer in London over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Designer in London

Visual 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 Visual Designer within the London region over the 6 months to 25 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
Central London +8 6 £52,500 -8.30% 1
West London - 3 £75,000 -
Visual Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Visual Designer in the job title.

1 60 (96.77%) User Experience
2 43 (69.35%) Typography
3 36 (58.06%) Adobe
3 36 (58.06%) Degree
4 34 (54.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 33 (53.23%) Visualisation
6 32 (51.61%) Graphic Design
6 32 (51.61%) Wireframes
7 31 (50.00%) HTML
7 31 (50.00%) CSS
7 31 (50.00%) Mentoring
8 23 (37.10%) Marketing
9 20 (32.26%) Business Development
10 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (16.13%) Photoshop
12 9 (14.52%) Mobile App
13 7 (11.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (11.29%) Finance
13 7 (11.29%) InVision
14 6 (9.68%) SVG
14 6 (9.68%) CSS3
14 6 (9.68%) HTML5
15 5 (8.06%) Retail
15 5 (8.06%) Marvel
16 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 4 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
16 4 (6.45%) Front End Development
17 3 (4.84%) Fintech
17 3 (4.84%) Customer Insight
17 3 (4.84%) Games

Visual 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 5 (8.06%) Marvel
Applications
1 34 (54.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (16.13%) Photoshop
3 7 (11.29%) InVision
4 4 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (3.23%) InDesign
6 1 (1.61%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.61%) Flinto
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (37.10%) Marketing
2 7 (11.29%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Games
5 2 (3.23%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.00%) CSS
1 31 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (9.68%) CSS3
2 6 (9.68%) HTML5
2 6 (9.68%) SVG
3 2 (3.23%) Framer.js
Miscellaneous
1 60 (96.77%) User Experience
2 32 (51.61%) Graphic Design
3 9 (14.52%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.84%) Fintech
4 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.84%) Photography
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Android
1 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (69.35%) Typography
2 33 (53.23%) Visualisation
3 32 (51.61%) Wireframes
4 31 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 20 (32.26%) Business Development
6 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (6.45%) Front End Development
8 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.84%) Customer Insight
9 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.84%) IT Governance
9 3 (4.84%) Project Management
9 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.84%) Supplier Management
10 2 (3.23%) B2C
10 2 (3.23%) Cash Management
10 2 (3.23%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (3.23%) Heuristic Evaluation
10 2 (3.23%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 36 (58.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (58.06%) Adobe