The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 137 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 3 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.48% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 1.50% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 1
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £27,750
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +17.11%
Graphic Design
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
753 668 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.53% 32.21% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 629 613 369
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graphic Design across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Graphic Design
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graphic Design across the Birmingham region.

Graphic Design Salary Trend in Birmingham

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Graphic Design also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Graphic Design.

1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Social Media
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) B2B
3 3 (42.86%) Publishing
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HND
4 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
4 2 (28.57%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (28.57%) InDesign
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Blog
5 1 (14.29%) iPhone
5 1 (14.29%) Multivariate Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Flash

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Graphic Design also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Graphic Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (28.57%) InDesign
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Graphic Designer
1 5 (71.43%) Designer
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Blog
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) B2B
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) HND
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter