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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graphic Design
England / North West
Rank 236 220 243
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 12 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.68% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 10
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +29.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £18,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,850
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -1.53%  

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 2436 2209 2358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.18% 38.84% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 1805 1889
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graphic Design in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 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 -21 9 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Merseyside - 2 £27,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £19,500 -
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 10 (47.62%) Adobe
2 10 (47.62%) InDesign
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) Marketing
4 8 (38.10%) iPad
4 8 (38.10%) Ajax
4 8 (38.10%) Degree
4 8 (38.10%) jQuery
4 8 (38.10%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (28.57%) MVC
5 6 (28.57%) Migration
5 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) .NET
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (23.81%) Web Development
7 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
7 4 (19.05%) Web Design
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) Retail
7 4 (19.05%) User Experience
8 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
8 3 (14.29%) Infographics
8 3 (14.29%) CSS3
8 3 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects

Graphic Design
Top Related 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 2 (9.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 10 (47.62%) InDesign
3 8 (38.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (9.52%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
7 1 (4.76%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Extranet
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (42.86%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Designer
3 8 (38.10%) Graphic Designer
4 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Systems Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Digital Designer
7 3 (14.29%) Junior
7 3 (14.29%) Junior Designer
8 2 (9.52%) Email Designer
8 2 (9.52%) Email Marketing Designer
8 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (9.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (9.52%) Junior Digital Designer
8 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) Ajax
3 8 (38.10%) jQuery
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) Flash
6 2 (9.52%) Laravel
6 2 (9.52%) XHTML
6 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) iPad
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 4 (19.05%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Migration
1 6 (28.57%) MVC
2 5 (23.81%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Web Design
4 3 (14.29%) Infographics
4 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 2 (9.52%) B2B
5 2 (9.52%) B2C
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.52%) Direct Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Email Management
5 2 (9.52%) Email Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.76%) Typography
6 1 (4.76%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Adobe
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
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