The median annual salary for a Creative Designer was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Creative Designer
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 881 926 944
Rank change year-on-year +45 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Creative Designer 8 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.014% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.015% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 35
UK median annual salary £28,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.33% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £21,750 £25,000 £21,499
90th Percentile £36,000 £38,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.81% -35.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Creative Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Creative Designer in the UK

Creative Designer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Creative Designer in the UK

Creative Designer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Creative Designer over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Creative Designer in the UK

Creative Designer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Creative Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +49 8 £28,000 -25.33% 2
UK excluding London +23 8 £28,000 +1.81% 2
Midlands +18 5 £33,750 +68.75% 1
North of England - 2 £23,750 -
South East +46 1 £28,000 -

Creative Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Creative 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 featuring Creative Designer in the job title.

1 22 (78.57%) Adobe
2 20 (71.43%) Photoshop
3 17 (60.71%) InDesign
4 16 (57.14%) HTML
5 12 (42.86%) Typography
6 10 (35.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (35.71%) Dreamweaver
6 10 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (35.71%) Marketing
7 7 (25.00%) Graphic Design
8 5 (17.86%) CSS
8 5 (17.86%) Advertising
8 5 (17.86%) Infographics
9 4 (14.29%) User Experience
9 4 (14.29%) Web Design
9 4 (14.29%) Social Media
10 3 (10.71%) Display Advertising
10 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.71%) Content Development
11 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
11 2 (7.14%) HTML5
11 2 (7.14%) Mobile First
11 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (7.14%) jQuery
11 2 (7.14%) WordPress
11 2 (7.14%) Marketing Strategy
11 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
11 2 (7.14%) Acrobat
11 2 (7.14%) Project Management

Creative Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (71.43%) Photoshop
2 17 (60.71%) InDesign
3 10 (35.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (7.14%) Acrobat
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (3.57%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (3.57%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
1 1 (3.57%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 10 (35.71%) Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) HTML5
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
4 1 (3.57%) Flash
4 1 (3.57%) Node.js
4 1 (3.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 4 (14.29%) Social Media
2 4 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.57%) Animation
3 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
3 1 (3.57%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (3.57%) Photography
3 1 (3.57%) RIA
3 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Typography
2 5 (17.86%) Infographics
3 4 (14.29%) Web Design
4 3 (10.71%) Content Development
4 3 (10.71%) Display Advertising
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.14%) Marketing Strategy
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile First
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
6 1 (3.57%) A/B Testing
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) Data Management
6 1 (3.57%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) Post-Production
6 1 (3.57%) SEO
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) ActionScript
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) Apple
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