The median annual salary for a Digital Designer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Digital Designer
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 764 750 774
Rank change year-on-year -14 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Designer 88 201 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 75 180 126
Median salary £34,000 £33,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.25% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,199 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -7.69%  

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 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Digital Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Designer in the UK

Digital Designer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Digital Designer in the UK

Digital Designer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Designer over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Digital Designer in the UK

Digital Designer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England -32 76 £35,000 - 32
London +21 36 £36,500 -15.11% 16
City of London +30 10 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Yorkshire +27 10 £19,999 -42.86% 2
South East +19 10 £30,000 - 5
Leeds +20 9 £19,999 -34.42% 2
West Yorkshire +13 9 £19,999 -34.42% 2
North West -16 9 £22,500 -25.00% 2
East of England +37 5 £59,000 +84.37% 1
Merseyside - 5 £22,500 -
Surrey +48 4 £17,500 -41.66% 2
Hampshire +23 4 £38,500 -
Scotland +5 4 £57,750 +92.50% 3
Manchester -28 4 £30,000 - 1
Farnham - 4 £17,500 -
Southampton - 4 £38,500 -
South West +18 3 £25,702 -10.60% 1
Glasgow +10 3 £58,000 +93.33% 2
Birmingham +18 2 £35,000 -6.66% 1
West Midlands +18 2 £35,000 -6.66% 2
South Wales - 2 £32,750 -
Norwich - 2 £59,000 -
Wales - 2 £32,750 - 1
Norfolk - 2 £59,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £60,000 -
Wiltshire +21 1 £25,702 -14.32%
Buckinghamshire +15 1 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Essex +15 1 £30,000 -11.76% 1
North Yorkshire +8 1 £20,500 -48.75%
East Midlands +5 1 £45,000 +80.00% 3

Digital Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Digital 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 Digital Designer in the job title.

1 146 (65.47%) HTML
2 138 (61.88%) CSS
3 134 (60.09%) User Experience
4 126 (56.50%) Photoshop
5 119 (53.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 84 (37.67%) Adobe
7 61 (27.35%) Marketing
8 54 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (22.87%) JavaScript
10 50 (22.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 48 (21.52%) Wireframes
12 44 (19.73%) Web Design
13 39 (17.49%) HTML5
13 39 (17.49%) Retail
14 36 (16.14%) InDesign
15 34 (15.25%) CMS
16 33 (14.80%) Social Media
17 31 (13.90%) Responsive Web Design
17 31 (13.90%) E-Commerce
18 28 (12.56%) Dreamweaver
18 28 (12.56%) Axure RP
19 27 (12.11%) Typography
20 24 (10.76%) Advertising
20 24 (10.76%) Animation
21 23 (10.31%) SEO
22 22 (9.87%) CSS3
23 21 (9.42%) Front End Development
23 21 (9.42%) Prototyping
23 21 (9.42%) Data Protection
24 19 (8.52%) jQuery

Digital 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 34 (15.25%) CMS
2 11 (4.93%) WordPress
3 6 (2.69%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.79%) Marvel
5 3 (1.35%) Drupal
6 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
Applications
1 126 (56.50%) Photoshop
2 119 (53.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 50 (22.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 36 (16.14%) InDesign
5 18 (8.07%) Adobe After Effects
6 13 (5.83%) Acrobat
7 12 (5.38%) OmniGraffle
8 10 (4.48%) Adobe Premiere
9 9 (4.04%) InVision
10 8 (3.59%) Fireworks
11 5 (2.24%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.90%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.90%) Edge Animate
12 2 (0.90%) MS Excel
12 2 (0.90%) MS Office
12 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
13 1 (0.45%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (1.35%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) AdWords
3 1 (0.45%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.79%) Big Data
2 3 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.35%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.35%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (12.56%) Axure RP
1 28 (12.56%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (1.35%) Hudson
3 1 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 61 (27.35%) Marketing
2 39 (17.49%) Retail
3 24 (10.76%) Advertising
4 19 (8.52%) Finance
5 14 (6.28%) Multimedia
6 13 (5.83%) Publishing
7 11 (4.93%) Games
8 8 (3.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (2.69%) Legal
10 1 (0.45%) Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.45%) Local Government
10 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (65.47%) HTML
2 138 (61.88%) CSS
3 39 (17.49%) HTML5
4 22 (9.87%) CSS3
5 19 (8.52%) jQuery
6 16 (7.17%) Flash
7 6 (2.69%) XML
8 4 (1.79%) Sass
9 3 (1.35%) J2EE
9 3 (1.35%) Spring
9 3 (1.35%) Web Services
10 2 (0.90%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 134 (60.09%) User Experience
2 33 (14.80%) Social Media
3 24 (10.76%) Animation
4 18 (8.07%) Motion Graphics
5 16 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (7.17%) Graphic Design
6 12 (5.38%) iPad
7 9 (4.04%) W3C
8 7 (3.14%) Blog
8 7 (3.14%) Digital Media
9 6 (2.69%) e-Learning
9 6 (2.69%) iPhone
9 6 (2.69%) Video Editing
10 5 (2.24%) Driving Licence
10 5 (2.24%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.79%) FMCG
12 3 (1.35%) BBC
12 3 (1.35%) Online Games
12 3 (1.35%) Photography
13 2 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.73%) Android
2 13 (5.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (21.52%) Wireframes
3 44 (19.73%) Web Design
4 31 (13.90%) E-Commerce
4 31 (13.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 27 (12.11%) Typography
6 23 (10.31%) SEO
7 21 (9.42%) Data Protection
7 21 (9.42%) Front End Development
7 21 (9.42%) Prototyping
8 18 (8.07%) Content Management
9 16 (7.17%) Information Architecture
9 16 (7.17%) Mentoring
10 14 (6.28%) Web Accessibility
11 13 (5.83%) Infographics
11 13 (5.83%) Service Design
11 13 (5.83%) Web Development
12 12 (5.38%) A/B Testing
13 11 (4.93%) Digital Marketing
14 10 (4.48%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 51 (22.87%) JavaScript
2 6 (2.69%) PHP
3 4 (1.79%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.38%) WCAG
2 2 (0.90%) QA
Vendors
1 84 (37.67%) Adobe
2 5 (2.24%) Google
3 4 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.35%) Facebook
5 2 (0.90%) Apple
5 2 (0.90%) DoubleClick
5 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.45%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.45%) Omniture
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sphere Digital Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digital Gurus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
KV Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Deeside, Clwyd
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 28k per year + holidays, pension, discounts, parking and gym!
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £14000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + Bonus / Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
QVC
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Highly competitive salary plus bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicester
ECOM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Bonobo
Posted: 14 days ago
South West London
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 10 days ago
Haywards Heath
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago