The median annual salary for a Graphic Designer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 29 March 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 / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 259 243
Rank change year-on-year +33 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.034% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.035% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -16.66%  
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 the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4894 5703 5868
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.72% 96.78% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4089 4722 4912
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Graphic Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Designer in the South West

Graphic Designer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Graphic Designer in the South West

Graphic Designer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Gloucestershire - 6 £32,500 -
Wiltshire +21 1 £25,702 -14.32% 1
Cornwall - 1 £22,500 - 1
Graphic Designer
England

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 South West region featuring Graphic Designer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Marketing
2 9 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (75.00%) User Experience
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) Graphic Design
4 7 (58.33%) Web Design
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 7 (58.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (25.00%) Adobe
6 2 (16.67%) InDesign
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Service Design
7 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (8.33%) Typography
7 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (8.33%) Photography
7 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Local Government
7 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
7 1 (8.33%) Internet
7 1 (8.33%) Flash
7 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (16.67%) InDesign
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (91.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) User Experience
2 8 (66.67%) Graphic Design
3 1 (8.33%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 7 (58.33%) Web Design
2 2 (16.67%) Service Design
2 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
Truro, Cornwall
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Torquay, Devon
Webrecruit
Salary: £18,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Trowbridge
Networx
Salary: £23,262 - £28,142
Posted: 14 days ago