The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphic Design
Rank 132 134 129
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 7 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.043% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.13% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -47.61%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
Graphic Design
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
779 796 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.01% 34.58% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 510 610 575
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graphic Design across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Graphic Design
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Graphic Design Salary Trend in Reading

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (71.43%) User Experience
2 8 (57.14%) Marketing
3 7 (50.00%) Adobe
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) SEO
4 6 (42.86%) Social Media
5 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) Web Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
6 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 4 (28.57%) Google
6 4 (28.57%) Google Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) MailChimp
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) Online Marketing
7 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
8 2 (14.29%) PHP
8 2 (14.29%) Fireworks
8 2 (14.29%) Automotive
8 2 (14.29%) Web Design
8 2 (14.29%) Email Marketing
8 2 (14.29%) FMCG
9 1 (7.14%) RESTful
9 1 (7.14%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (7.14%) Open Source
9 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
1 1 (7.14%) Movable Type
1 1 (7.14%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
3 2 (14.29%) Fireworks
4 1 (7.14%) InDesign
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (57.14%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Designer
2 5 (35.71%) Web Designer
3 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Designer
4 2 (14.29%) UI Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Graphic Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) CSS
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) Flash
4 1 (7.14%) XHTML
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) User Experience
2 6 (42.86%) Social Media
3 2 (14.29%) FMCG
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) W3C
4 1 (7.14%) Animation
4 1 (7.14%) Video Editing
4 1 (7.14%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) SEO
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) Web Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) Online Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Email Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Adobe
2 4 (28.57%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Facebook
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter
3 1 (7.14%) Apple
3 1 (7.14%) Quark