The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 211 226 236
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 29 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 0.99% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 16
Average salary £31,750 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.30% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.27%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1912 1915 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.72% 26.45% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1589 1748
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Graphic Design
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Graphic Design Salary Trend in the North West

Graphic Design
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graphic Design across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Graphic Design Salary Histogram in the North West

Graphic Design
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +15 23 £31,750 -2.30% 2
Cheshire -5 5 £28,500 - 2
Lancashire -3 1 - - 1
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 27 (62.79%) CSS
2 26 (60.47%) HTML
3 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
4 16 (37.21%) jQuery
5 13 (30.23%) Web Design
6 11 (25.58%) TDD
6 11 (25.58%) HTML5
6 11 (25.58%) BDD
6 11 (25.58%) CSS3
7 10 (23.26%) Photoshop
8 9 (20.93%) Marketing
9 8 (18.60%) Dreamweaver
10 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
10 7 (16.28%) MySQL
10 7 (16.28%) Scrum
10 7 (16.28%) Axure RP
10 7 (16.28%) Backbone.js
11 5 (11.63%) Social Media
11 5 (11.63%) Degree
11 5 (11.63%) Finance
12 4 (9.30%) Advertising
12 4 (9.30%) MVC
12 4 (9.30%) Multimedia
12 4 (9.30%) Oracle
12 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
12 4 (9.30%) PHP
12 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
12 4 (9.30%) OOP
12 4 (9.30%) Project Management
12 4 (9.30%) WordPress

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (9.30%) WordPress
2 2 (4.65%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Dreamweaver
2 7 (16.28%) Axure RP
3 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (6.98%) Selenium
4 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.98%) JUnit
4 3 (6.98%) NUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Hudson
5 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.93%) Marketing
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Advertising
3 4 (9.30%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Designer
2 16 (37.21%) Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Web Designer
4 7 (16.28%) User Experience Designer
5 5 (11.63%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Graphic Designer
6 4 (9.30%) Junior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Junior
6 4 (9.30%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.98%) UI Programmer
7 3 (6.98%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (4.65%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.65%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.65%) Senior UI Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Creative Designer
9 1 (2.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) CSS
2 26 (60.47%) HTML
3 16 (37.21%) jQuery
4 11 (25.58%) HTML5
4 11 (25.58%) CSS3
5 7 (16.28%) Backbone.js
6 4 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (6.98%) RESTful
7 3 (6.98%) Ajax
7 3 (6.98%) Web Services
8 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.33%) XHTML
8 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.33%) XML
8 1 (2.33%) .NET
8 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Social Media
2 1 (2.33%) Web 2.0
2 1 (2.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Web Design
2 11 (25.58%) TDD
2 11 (25.58%) BDD
3 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
3 7 (16.28%) Scrum
4 4 (9.30%) MVC
4 4 (9.30%) OOP
4 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 4 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.98%) Communications Security
5 3 (6.98%) Web Development
5 3 (6.98%) SEO
5 3 (6.98%) Validation
6 2 (4.65%) Business Development
7 1 (2.33%) Email Marketing
7 1 (2.33%) Creative Marketing
7 1 (2.33%) Social Media Marketing
7 1 (2.33%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.30%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) Adobe
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