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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphics Designer
Rank 232 231 269
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 18 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.19% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.20% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 5
Average salary £21,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +3.44%
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
6950 6476 7701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.35% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5973 5486 6807
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 -14 12 £19,999 -44.44%
Lancashire - 4 £24,500 - 2
Cheshire -5 2 £34,500 +81.57%
Graphic Designer
England

Graphic Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (69.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 16 (69.57%) Adobe
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) Marketing
3 11 (47.83%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (34.78%) Photoshop
5 8 (34.78%) Social Media
6 7 (30.43%) Flash
7 6 (26.09%) Web Design
7 6 (26.09%) User Experience
8 5 (21.74%) Graphic Design
8 5 (21.74%) Acrobat
8 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
9 4 (17.39%) Fireworks
9 4 (17.39%) InDesign
9 4 (17.39%) Digital Media
9 4 (17.39%) Advertising
10 3 (13.04%) Web Development
10 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (8.70%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (8.70%) Online Marketing
11 2 (8.70%) Internet
11 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
11 2 (8.70%) jQuery
12 1 (4.35%) HTML5
12 1 (4.35%) WebGL
12 1 (4.35%) HTML5 Canvas
12 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (69.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (43.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (34.78%) Photoshop
4 5 (21.74%) Acrobat
5 4 (17.39%) Fireworks
5 4 (17.39%) InDesign
6 2 (8.70%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) WebTrends
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (47.83%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) Flash
4 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) WebGL
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (4.35%) XHTML
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Social Media
2 6 (26.09%) User Experience
3 5 (21.74%) Graphic Design
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Games
5 1 (4.35%) Animation
5 1 (4.35%) Photography
5 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Web Design
2 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
3 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Online Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) SEO
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
5 1 (4.35%) UX Design
5 1 (4.35%) Email Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Apple
2 1 (4.35%) Google
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