Period
to 27 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Graphic Design
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 324 203 308
Rank change year-on-year -121 +105 +37
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 16 2 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.15% 0.049% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.15% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 35
10th Percentile £31,150 " £19,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £24,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +36.96%
75th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £45,450 " £38,450
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,334 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.16% +21.43%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,090 1,317 3,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.18% 32.18% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,911 1,054 3,037
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,334 £27,150
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.22% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £71,884
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% +3.77%

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Graphic Design as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Design in the Midlands

Graphic Design
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Graphic Design in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Graphic Design in the Midlands

Graphic Design
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Graphic Design in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Graphic Design in the Midlands

Graphic Design
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -89 10 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £38,250 - 1
Graphic Design
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Graphic Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 11 (68.75%) User Experience
2 10 (62.50%) Social Skills
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (43.75%) Project Management
4 7 (43.75%) Web Development
5 6 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (37.50%) InDesign
5 6 (37.50%) Adobe
6 5 (31.25%) CAD
6 5 (31.25%) SEO
6 5 (31.25%) Automotive
6 5 (31.25%) Maya
6 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) MySQL
6 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (31.25%) Animation
6 5 (31.25%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) Marketing Strategy
6 5 (31.25%) Motion Graphics
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 5 (31.25%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (31.25%) WordPress
6 5 (31.25%) Marketing
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Retail

Graphic Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (31.25%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (37.50%) InDesign
2 5 (31.25%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (31.25%) Adobe XD
2 5 (31.25%) Figma
2 5 (31.25%) Maya
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
2 5 (31.25%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Apple Pay
1 2 (12.50%) Google Pay
2 1 (6.25%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (62.50%) Social Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Automotive
2 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 5 (31.25%) Organisational Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Public Sector
4 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (6.25%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Designer
3 5 (31.25%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (31.25%) HTML Developer
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Web Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Designer
3 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
2 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) User Experience
2 5 (31.25%) Animation
2 5 (31.25%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (12.50%) e-Learning
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Web Development
3 5 (31.25%) 3D Animation
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) API Integration
3 5 (31.25%) CAD
3 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (31.25%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
3 5 (31.25%) Marketing Strategy
3 5 (31.25%) Mobile First
3 5 (31.25%) SEO
3 5 (31.25%) Typography
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Data Security
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) OWASP
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) Accessibility
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Adobe
2 5 (31.25%) HubSpot
3 2 (12.50%) Klarna
3 2 (12.50%) PayPal
3 2 (12.50%) WorldPay
4 1 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Quadient