The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graphic Design
Rank 73 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.19% 0.50% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 1.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £17,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
Graphic Design
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
174 123 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.77% 30.75% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 117 98 98
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,485
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Graphic Design
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Graphic Design Salary Trend in Watford

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (100.00%) Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (75.00%) InDesign
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Video Editing
4 1 (25.00%) Zend
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (25.00%) Magento
4 1 (25.00%) UX Design
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Flash
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Macromedia
4 1 (25.00%) W3C
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) InDesign
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Graphic Designer
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
1 3 (75.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Designer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Graphic Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Video Editing
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) UX Design
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Macromedia