The median annual salary for a Graphic Designer was - in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graphics Designer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 177 180
Rank change year-on-year -29 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.071% 0.029% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.029% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £26,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £29,750 £27,750
% change year-on-year -24.36% +7.20%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4114 3431 3209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.20% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13513 12235 11799
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Graphic Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Graphic Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Designer in Manchester

Graphic Designer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Graphic Designer in Manchester

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Graphic Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Graphic Designer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Adobe
1 8 (88.89%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) Advertising
2 5 (55.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
3 4 (44.44%) Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Graphic Design
4 3 (33.33%) InDesign
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Social Media
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Typography
6 1 (11.11%) Infographics
6 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) UX Design
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (11.11%) B2B
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Adobe Premiere

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
3 3 (33.33%) InDesign
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe Premiere
General
1 8 (88.89%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 2 (22.22%) Social Media
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Infographics
3 1 (11.11%) Typography
3 1 (11.11%) UX Design
3 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft