The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphic Design
Rank 217 178 188
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +10
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 6 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.57% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 1.74% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 17
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £29,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £45,000 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1689 1779 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.14% 32.94% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1521 1282
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,740
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Graphic Design
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Graphic Design Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Graphic Design
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Graphic Design Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Graphic Design
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Birmingham -18 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Warwickshire +1 1 £32,000 - 1
Staffordshire -15 1 - -
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (54.55%) Photoshop
1 12 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (45.45%) CSS
2 10 (45.45%) HTML
3 9 (40.91%) Marketing
3 9 (40.91%) User Experience
4 8 (36.36%) Degree
5 6 (27.27%) Advertising
5 6 (27.27%) Flash
5 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 6 (27.27%) Adobe
6 5 (22.73%) Games
6 5 (22.73%) 3ds Max
6 5 (22.73%) Web Design
6 5 (22.73%) Game Development
6 5 (22.73%) 3D Modelling
6 5 (22.73%) Motion Graphics
6 5 (22.73%) User Experience Design
7 4 (18.18%) CMS
7 4 (18.18%) Social Media
7 4 (18.18%) Web Development
7 4 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (18.18%) PHP
8 3 (13.64%) B2B
8 3 (13.64%) HND
8 3 (13.64%) InDesign
8 3 (13.64%) Publishing
8 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
8 3 (13.64%) Twitter
8 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (18.18%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Photoshop
1 12 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (22.73%) 3ds Max
3 3 (13.64%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (40.91%) Marketing
2 6 (27.27%) Advertising
3 5 (22.73%) Games
4 3 (13.64%) Publishing
5 2 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Designer
2 6 (27.27%) Graphic Designer
3 5 (22.73%) Web Designer
4 4 (18.18%) Marketing Executive
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
1 10 (45.45%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) Flash
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) CSS3
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Motion Graphics
3 4 (18.18%) Social Media
4 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.55%) Blog
5 1 (4.55%) iPhone
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 5 (22.73%) Web Design
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience Design
2 5 (22.73%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (22.73%) Game Development
3 4 (18.18%) Web Development
4 3 (13.64%) B2B
4 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Online Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Multivariate Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Content Management
5 1 (4.55%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
2 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) HND
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Adobe
2 3 (13.64%) Twitter
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