The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Graphic Design
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 56 59
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.19% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.58% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

Graphic Design is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 221 171 175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 41.23% 36.54% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 173 141 136
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £64,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Graphic Design as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Design in Merseyside

Graphic Design
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Graphic Design in Merseyside

Graphic Design
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +2 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Graphic Design
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Graphic Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) B2C
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) InDesign
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (66.67%) CINEMA 4D
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Extranet
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

Graphic Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (66.67%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) CINEMA 4D
1 2 (66.67%) InDesign
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Extranet
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe