The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Graphic Design
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 222 240
Rank change year-on-year -43 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 4 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.059% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.27% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 12
Median salary £30,000 £50,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +104.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2774 2241 2396
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.64% 39.80% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2233 1931 1930
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Graphic Design
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Graphic Design in the North West

Graphic Design
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Manchester -31 2 £30,000 -31.42% 1
Merseyside -1 1 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Cheshire -32 1 £25,000 -34.64% 1
Graphic Design
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 9 (56.25%) Adobe
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (50.00%) Marketing
3 7 (43.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (43.75%) InDesign
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (31.25%) User Experience
5 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) Web Design
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
7 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
7 3 (18.75%) iPad
7 3 (18.75%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (12.50%) B2B

Graphic Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (43.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (43.75%) InDesign
3 6 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (18.75%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (6.25%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Extranet
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Publishing
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Designer
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Graphic Designer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Digital Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Email Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Email Marketing Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Graphic Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) Ajax
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) iPad
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Web Design
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
4 2 (12.50%) B2B
4 2 (12.50%) B2C
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) Infographics
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Email Management
5 1 (6.25%) Email Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Typography
5 1 (6.25%) UX Design
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Adobe
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
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