The table below looks at the statistics for the Graphic Designer role 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 Designer in their job title 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
Graphics Designer
Rank 236 226 260
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 15 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.26% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.27% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 1
Average salary £24,500 £35,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +79.48%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £31,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-21.60% +25.00%
Graphic Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6617 6182 7174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.13% 94.85% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5490 5121 6055
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graphic Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graphic Designer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graphic Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Graphic Designer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Graphic Designer Salary Trend in the North West

Graphic Designer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graphic Designer across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Graphic Designer Salary Histogram in the North West

Graphic Designer
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 Designer 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
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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 -8 6 £19,999 -42.86%
Lancashire +5 5 £24,500 -5.76%
Cheshire -3 4 £34,500 +81.57% 1
Graphic Designer
England

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Graphic Designer in their job title 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 with Graphic Designer in their job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Adobe
2 17 (73.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (65.22%) Marketing
4 11 (47.83%) HTML
4 11 (47.83%) CSS
4 11 (47.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (43.48%) Social Media
6 8 (34.78%) User Experience
7 6 (26.09%) Digital Media
7 6 (26.09%) Flash
7 6 (26.09%) Photoshop
8 5 (21.74%) Acrobat
8 5 (21.74%) Fireworks
8 5 (21.74%) Advertising
8 5 (21.74%) Web Design
8 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Graphic Design
9 4 (17.39%) Web Development
9 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (17.39%) Online Marketing
9 4 (17.39%) InDesign
9 4 (17.39%) Internet
10 1 (4.35%) jQuery
10 1 (4.35%) Time Management
10 1 (4.35%) Animation
10 1 (4.35%) Email Marketing
10 1 (4.35%) Apple
10 1 (4.35%) Mobile Games
10 1 (4.35%) Games

Graphic Designer
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 that cited Graphic Designer in their job title 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 with Graphic Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (47.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (26.09%) Photoshop
4 5 (21.74%) Acrobat
4 5 (21.74%) Fireworks
5 4 (17.39%) InDesign
6 1 (4.35%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
General
1 15 (65.22%) Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
2 6 (26.09%) Flash
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Social Media
2 8 (34.78%) User Experience
3 6 (26.09%) Digital Media
4 5 (21.74%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.35%) Animation
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Web Design
1 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (17.39%) Online Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Web Development
2 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Email Marketing
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Apple
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