Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Graphic Design
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 346 331
Rank change year-on-year +7 -15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 27 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.21% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.34% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 31
North West median annual salary £37,500 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.23% +4.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £27,000 £20,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £34,950 £42,500
England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5151 4989 4654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.26% 40.31% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 4164 3701
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,325 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Graphic Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graphic Design in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Manchester -18 13 £38,750 +72.22% 1
Cheshire -19 8 £35,000 +45.83%
Merseyside +21 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Lancashire - 2 £32,500 -
Graphic Design
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 24 (88.89%) HTML
2 23 (85.19%) CSS
3 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 17 (62.96%) jQuery
5 16 (59.26%) Web Development
6 15 (55.56%) HTML5
6 15 (55.56%) User Experience
7 14 (51.85%) SEO
8 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
8 12 (44.44%) Wireframes
9 11 (40.74%) CSS3
9 11 (40.74%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (40.74%) Front End Development
10 10 (37.04%) Marketing
11 9 (33.33%) Web Design
11 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (33.33%) Scrum
11 9 (33.33%) Magento
11 9 (33.33%) High Availability
12 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
13 7 (25.93%) Shopify
13 7 (25.93%) WordPress
14 6 (22.22%) Photoshop
14 6 (22.22%) Adobe
14 6 (22.22%) Sass
14 6 (22.22%) Social Media
15 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
15 5 (18.52%) PHP
16 4 (14.81%) Animation
16 4 (14.81%) MailChimp

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) WordPress
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 3 (11.11%) InVision
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (3.70%) 3ds Max
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (3.70%) InDesign
4 1 (3.70%) Maya
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (3.70%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Magento
2 7 (25.93%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) MailChimp
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Axure RP
1 3 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) gulp
3 1 (3.70%) Grunt
3 1 (3.70%) webpack
General
1 10 (37.04%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Games
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 14 (51.85%) Web Developer
3 12 (44.44%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (29.63%) Designer
4 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce Developer
4 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Digital Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Graphic Designer
6 3 (11.11%) UI Designer
6 3 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
6 3 (11.11%) UX Designer
7 2 (7.41%) Digital Designer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior
7 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
7 2 (7.41%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) HTML
2 23 (85.19%) CSS
3 17 (62.96%) jQuery
4 15 (55.56%) HTML5
5 11 (40.74%) CSS3
6 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
7 6 (22.22%) Sass
8 4 (14.81%) Node.js
9 3 (11.11%) JSON
9 3 (11.11%) React
9 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (11.11%) XML
10 2 (7.41%) Ajax
10 2 (7.41%) CakePHP
10 2 (7.41%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (7.41%) Laravel
10 2 (7.41%) LESS
10 2 (7.41%) React Native
10 2 (7.41%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) User Experience
2 6 (22.22%) Social Media
3 4 (14.81%) Animation
4 3 (11.11%) Blog
4 3 (11.11%) Life Science
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.41%) Photography
5 2 (7.41%) Tandem
6 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) CentOS
1 2 (7.41%) Debian
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Web Development
2 14 (51.85%) SEO
3 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 12 (44.44%) Wireframes
4 11 (40.74%) Front End Development
4 11 (40.74%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) High Availability
5 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) Web Design
6 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) A/B Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Email Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Prototyping
8 2 (7.41%) Internet Marketing
8 2 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (7.41%) Pay per click
8 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Statistics
8 2 (7.41%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Twitter
3 2 (7.41%) Xamarin
3 2 (7.41%) Zend
4 1 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Samsung