Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Designer was £22,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Junior Designer
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1110 1160 1218
Rank change year-on-year +50 +58 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Designer 79 77 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.041% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.042% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 64 66 58
UK median annual salary £22,750 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,125 £18,200
90th Percentile £39,400 £36,250 £37,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £22,500 £22,500 £20,500
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Junior Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Designer in the UK

Junior Designer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior Designer in the UK

Junior Designer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Designer over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Designer in the UK

Junior Designer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Designer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +39 76 £22,500 -10.00% 7
UK excluding London +54 52 £22,500 - 5
London -2 24 £25,000 -9.09% 2
East of England +21 15 £22,000 -8.33% 1
South East +39 14 £24,000 +23.08% 1
Midlands +31 13 £22,500 - 2
West Midlands +23 12 £22,500 - 2
North of England -3 9 £25,000 +4.17% 1
North West -16 8 £25,000 +4.17%
East Midlands +31 1 £17,000 -2.86%
Yorkshire +26 1 £27,500 +8.91%
South West +7 1 £32,500 +54.76%

Junior Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Junior 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 Junior Designer in the job title.

1 43 (54.43%) User Experience
2 40 (50.63%) HTML
3 35 (44.30%) CSS
4 32 (40.51%) Adobe
5 30 (37.97%) Photoshop
6 27 (34.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 24 (30.38%) Wireframes
8 20 (25.32%) jQuery
9 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
10 16 (20.25%) Marketing
10 16 (20.25%) Web Design
10 16 (20.25%) Games
11 15 (18.99%) Mobile App
12 14 (17.72%) Front End Development
12 14 (17.72%) Advertising
13 13 (16.46%) InDesign
14 12 (15.19%) Web Development
14 12 (15.19%) Automotive
14 12 (15.19%) PHP
14 12 (15.19%) Apple iOS
14 12 (15.19%) Android
15 11 (13.92%) AngularJS
16 10 (12.66%) Social Media
16 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (12.66%) Degree
17 8 (10.13%) Finance
17 8 (10.13%) Java
17 8 (10.13%) HTML5
17 8 (10.13%) LESS
18 7 (8.86%) SDLC

Junior 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 5 (6.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.27%) Moodle
2 1 (1.27%) Totara
2 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (37.97%) Photoshop
2 27 (34.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (16.46%) InDesign
4 6 (7.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (7.59%) InVision
5 5 (6.33%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (1.27%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (1.27%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (1.27%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.27%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (20.25%) Games
1 16 (20.25%) Marketing
2 14 (17.72%) Advertising
3 12 (15.19%) Automotive
4 8 (10.13%) Finance
5 6 (7.59%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.63%) HTML
2 35 (44.30%) CSS
3 20 (25.32%) jQuery
4 11 (13.92%) AngularJS
5 8 (10.13%) HTML5
5 8 (10.13%) LESS
6 7 (8.86%) Sass
7 4 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.80%) JSON
8 3 (3.80%) XML
9 1 (1.27%) CSS3
9 1 (1.27%) Flash
9 1 (1.27%) Framer.js
9 1 (1.27%) Mason
9 1 (1.27%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 43 (54.43%) User Experience
2 15 (18.99%) Mobile App
3 10 (12.66%) Social Media
4 6 (7.59%) BBC
5 4 (5.06%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (5.06%) Graphic Design
6 3 (3.80%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.27%) Animation
7 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.27%) Fintech
7 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.27%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Android
1 12 (15.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) Wireframes
2 16 (20.25%) Web Design
3 14 (17.72%) Front End Development
4 12 (15.19%) Web Development
5 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.86%) Prototyping
6 7 (8.86%) SDLC
7 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.59%) Time Management
8 5 (6.33%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (6.33%) Content Management
8 5 (6.33%) Creative Thinking
8 5 (6.33%) Heuristic Evaluation
8 5 (6.33%) Internet Marketing
8 5 (6.33%) Open Source
8 5 (6.33%) Project Management
8 5 (6.33%) Psychology
8 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 4 (5.06%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
2 12 (15.19%) PHP
3 8 (10.13%) Java
4 7 (8.86%) SQL
5 1 (1.27%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.27%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 32 (40.51%) Adobe
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com