The 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphic Design
Rank 225 225 246
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 20 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 0.91% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 7
Average salary £24,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £24,600 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Graphic Design
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2374 2428 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.92% 34.46% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1891 1879 2113
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 +5 13 £23,500 -25.98% 3
Cheshire -9 5 £25,000 -9.09% 3
Merseyside - 2 £35,000 - 1
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 28 (84.85%) HTML
2 20 (60.61%) CSS
3 16 (48.48%) Marketing
4 13 (39.39%) HTML5
5 12 (36.36%) Social Media
5 12 (36.36%) Web Design
6 11 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 10 (30.30%) User Experience
7 10 (30.30%) SEO
7 10 (30.30%) Degree
8 9 (27.27%) Adobe
8 9 (27.27%) Photoshop
8 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 8 (24.24%) Google
9 8 (24.24%) Google Analytics
9 8 (24.24%) Email Marketing
9 8 (24.24%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (24.24%) Analytics
10 7 (21.21%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (21.21%) jQuery
10 7 (21.21%) CSS3
10 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
10 7 (21.21%) Pay per click
10 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (21.21%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (18.18%) Financial Institution
11 6 (18.18%) Wireless
11 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
11 6 (18.18%) Finance
11 6 (18.18%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 3 (9.09%) WordPress
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 7 (21.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (12.12%) Fireworks
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (3.03%) InDesign
5 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.06%) MailChimp
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) Axure RP
2 6 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (18.18%) Subversion
3 5 (15.15%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (48.48%) Marketing
2 6 (18.18%) Financial Institution
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Retail
3 4 (12.12%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Designer
2 14 (42.42%) Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Graphic Designer
3 7 (21.21%) Marketing Executive
3 7 (21.21%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 7 (21.21%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (18.18%) UX Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Web Designer
5 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate
7 1 (3.03%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SEO Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Digital Designer
7 1 (3.03%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) Email Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) HTML
2 20 (60.61%) CSS
3 13 (39.39%) HTML5
4 7 (21.21%) CSS3
4 7 (21.21%) jQuery
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Social Media
2 11 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 10 (30.30%) User Experience
4 4 (12.12%) Digital Media
5 3 (9.09%) Copywriting
6 2 (6.06%) W3C
6 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
7 1 (3.03%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Web Design
2 10 (30.30%) SEO
3 8 (24.24%) Email Marketing
3 8 (24.24%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (24.24%) Analytics
4 7 (21.21%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.21%) Pay per click
5 6 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.09%) Marketing Strategy
7 2 (6.06%) Validation
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.03%) Channel Management
8 1 (3.03%) Coaching
8 1 (3.03%) B2B
8 1 (3.03%) B2C
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Web Development
8 1 (3.03%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) PHP
2 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Adobe
2 8 (24.24%) Google
3 4 (12.12%) Facebook
4 2 (6.06%) Twitter
5 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
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