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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 221 217 241
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 40 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.66% 1.25% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 13
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £41,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
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
2411 2161 2311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.54% 31.52% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1787 1957
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +9 28 £33,750 +3.84% 3
Lancashire +5 5 £25,000 -
Cheshire -9 5 £42,500 - 1
Cumbria - 2 - - 1
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 50 (84.75%) CSS
2 49 (83.05%) HTML
3 37 (62.71%) JavaScript
4 31 (52.54%) jQuery
5 29 (49.15%) HTML5
6 27 (45.76%) CSS3
7 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (37.29%) Photoshop
9 17 (28.81%) MySQL
9 17 (28.81%) Web Design
10 16 (27.12%) Ajax
11 15 (25.42%) PHP
12 13 (22.03%) Scrum
12 13 (22.03%) Backbone.js
12 13 (22.03%) User Experience
12 13 (22.03%) Marketing
13 12 (20.34%) WordPress
13 12 (20.34%) BDD
13 12 (20.34%) TDD
13 12 (20.34%) Dreamweaver
14 11 (18.64%) Waterfall
15 9 (15.25%) MVC
15 9 (15.25%) RESTful
16 8 (13.56%) Axure RP
16 8 (13.56%) Linux
17 7 (11.86%) Adobe
17 7 (11.86%) Degree
18 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
18 6 (10.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 6 (10.17%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (20.34%) WordPress
2 4 (6.78%) Node.js
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Photoshop
2 6 (10.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (6.78%) InDesign
4 2 (3.39%) MS Office
4 2 (3.39%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) MySQL
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.69%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (13.56%) Axure RP
3 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (8.47%) JUnit
4 5 (8.47%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.47%) NUnit
4 5 (8.47%) Selenium
4 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.69%) Hudson
5 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (22.03%) Marketing
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Advertising
3 4 (6.78%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (54.24%) Developer
2 29 (49.15%) Designer
3 14 (23.73%) Web Designer
4 13 (22.03%) Web Developer
5 10 (16.95%) PHP Developer
5 10 (16.95%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (13.56%) User Experience Designer
7 6 (10.17%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (8.47%) UI Developer
8 5 (8.47%) UI Programmer
9 4 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior UI Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Junior Front-End Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Junior
9 4 (6.78%) Junior Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Email Designer
11 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
11 2 (3.39%) Development Team Leader
11 2 (3.39%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (84.75%) CSS
2 49 (83.05%) HTML
3 31 (52.54%) jQuery
4 29 (49.15%) HTML5
5 27 (45.76%) CSS3
6 16 (27.12%) Ajax
7 13 (22.03%) Backbone.js
8 9 (15.25%) RESTful
9 6 (10.17%) Web Services
10 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
11 4 (6.78%) JSON
11 4 (6.78%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
12 2 (3.39%) .NET
13 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
13 1 (1.69%) SOAP
13 1 (1.69%) XML
13 1 (1.69%) REST
13 1 (1.69%) Symfony
13 1 (1.69%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) User Experience
2 5 (8.47%) Social Media
3 3 (5.08%) Photography
3 3 (5.08%) Social Network
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.69%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) Open Source
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) Web Design
3 13 (22.03%) Scrum
4 12 (20.34%) TDD
4 12 (20.34%) BDD
5 11 (18.64%) Waterfall
6 9 (15.25%) MVC
7 6 (10.17%) SEO
7 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.47%) Communications Security
8 5 (8.47%) Content Management
8 5 (8.47%) Validation
9 4 (6.78%) OOP
9 4 (6.78%) OO
9 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (6.78%) MVVM
10 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.08%) Project Management
10 3 (5.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (62.71%) JavaScript
2 15 (25.42%) PHP
3 3 (5.08%) SQL
4 1 (1.69%) VBA
4 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Adobe
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Facebook
4 2 (3.39%) Twitter
5 1 (1.69%) Zend
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