The median annual salary for a Senior Visual Designer was £54,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Visual Designer
UK
Rank 852 930 945
Rank change year-on-year +78 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Visual Designer 13 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.011% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.011% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Median salary £54,000 £63,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% +15.90%  
UK excluding London median salary - - £37,500

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 80774 98602 101550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.35% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66963 82534 82926
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Visual Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Visual Designer in the UK

Senior Visual Designer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Visual Designer in the UK

Senior Visual 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 Senior Visual Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +110 13 £54,000 -15.29%
Hertfordshire - 7 - -
Watford - 7 - -
East of England - 7 - -
London +66 6 £54,000 -15.29%

Senior Visual Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Visual Designer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 22 (88.00%) User Experience
3 19 (76.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (72.00%) Adobe
4 18 (72.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 18 (72.00%) InVision
5 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (56.00%) Typography
7 11 (44.00%) HND
7 11 (44.00%) Apple iOS
7 11 (44.00%) Games
7 11 (44.00%) Android
8 10 (40.00%) Degree
9 9 (36.00%) Prototyping
10 7 (28.00%) Final Cut Pro
10 7 (28.00%) Graphic Design
10 7 (28.00%) Animation
10 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (28.00%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (24.00%) SVG
11 6 (24.00%) CSS
11 6 (24.00%) HTML
11 6 (24.00%) HTML5
12 5 (20.00%) Publishing
13 3 (12.00%) CSS3
14 2 (8.00%) Kanban
14 2 (8.00%) Scrum
14 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 2 (8.00%) Continuous Deployment
15 1 (4.00%) Mobile App

Senior Visual Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 19 (76.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (72.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 18 (72.00%) InVision
4 7 (28.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 7 (28.00%) Final Cut Pro
General
1 11 (44.00%) Games
2 5 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) CSS
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
1 6 (24.00%) HTML5
1 6 (24.00%) SVG
2 3 (12.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (88.00%) User Experience
2 7 (28.00%) Animation
2 7 (28.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Android
1 11 (44.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Typography
3 9 (36.00%) Prototyping
4 7 (28.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (8.00%) Kanban
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) HND
2 10 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Apple
2 1 (4.00%) Google