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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphic Design
Rank 232 221 247
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 19 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 1.01% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 13
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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
2321 2178 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.37% 33.42% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1940 1698 2031
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 17 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Cumbria - 1 £27,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £25,000 - 1
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 50 (90.91%) HTML
1 50 (90.91%) CSS
2 36 (65.45%) Marketing
3 33 (60.00%) jQuery
4 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
5 30 (54.55%) Web Design
6 27 (49.09%) PHP
7 24 (43.64%) Photoshop
8 20 (36.36%) Adobe
8 20 (36.36%) HTML5
9 19 (34.55%) CSS3
10 18 (32.73%) MySQL
11 17 (30.91%) WordPress
12 15 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
13 13 (23.64%) Magento
13 13 (23.64%) Online Marketing
14 12 (21.82%) CMS
14 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
15 11 (20.00%) Linux
15 11 (20.00%) Email Marketing
16 10 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
17 9 (16.36%) SEO
17 9 (16.36%) Photography
17 9 (16.36%) Copywriting
17 9 (16.36%) Social Network
17 9 (16.36%) Facebook
17 9 (16.36%) Twitter
17 9 (16.36%) MailChimp
18 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
19 7 (12.73%) Social Media

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (30.91%) WordPress
2 12 (21.82%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.82%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (43.64%) Photoshop
2 15 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (10.91%) Fireworks
4 4 (7.27%) InDesign
5 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.73%) MySQL
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.82%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.82%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) NUnit
4 1 (1.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 36 (65.45%) Marketing
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Designer
2 23 (41.82%) Developer
3 22 (40.00%) Web Designer
4 17 (30.91%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
6 4 (7.27%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Email Designer
7 3 (5.45%) Graduate
7 3 (5.45%) Creative Designer
8 2 (3.64%) Digital Designer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Digital Designer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Designer
9 1 (1.82%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (1.82%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.82%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.82%) UX Designer
9 1 (1.82%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (90.91%) HTML
1 50 (90.91%) CSS
2 33 (60.00%) jQuery
3 20 (36.36%) HTML5
4 19 (34.55%) CSS3
5 5 (9.09%) Ajax
6 3 (5.45%) .NET
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.64%) Web Services
7 2 (3.64%) RESTful
7 2 (3.64%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.82%) JSON
8 1 (1.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Photography
1 9 (16.36%) Copywriting
1 9 (16.36%) Social Network
2 7 (12.73%) Social Media
3 5 (9.09%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Android
3 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Web Design
2 13 (23.64%) Online Marketing
3 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
4 11 (20.00%) Email Marketing
5 9 (16.36%) SEO
6 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.64%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.64%) Social Media Marketing
9 2 (3.64%) Scrum
9 2 (3.64%) Web Development
10 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.82%) TDD
10 1 (1.82%) Content Management
10 1 (1.82%) Validation
10 1 (1.82%) OOP
10 1 (1.82%) OO
10 1 (1.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
2 27 (49.09%) PHP
3 2 (3.64%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) VBA
3 2 (3.64%) Java
4 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Adobe
2 9 (16.36%) Facebook
2 9 (16.36%) Twitter
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) VMware
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