The median annual salary for a Graphic Designer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graphics Designer
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 274 236 240
Rank change year-on-year -38 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphic Designer 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.059% 0.036% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.036% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £29,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -23.72% +7.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6604 5498 6171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.65% 97.72% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5400 4661 5042
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Graphic Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Graphic Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Designer in the North West

Graphic Designer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Graphic Designer in the North West

Graphic Designer
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 Designer within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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 -15 3 - -
Cheshire -26 1 £25,000 +4.16%
Graphic Designer
England

Graphic Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Graphic Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Graphic Designer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Adobe
2 12 (80.00%) Marketing
3 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
3 8 (53.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (46.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (46.67%) InDesign
4 7 (46.67%) Graphic Design
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) Advertising
6 5 (33.33%) Web Design
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
8 3 (20.00%) iPad
8 3 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (20.00%) CSS
8 3 (20.00%) B2B
9 2 (13.33%) B2C
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
9 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (13.33%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (13.33%) Social Media
9 2 (13.33%) User Experience
9 2 (13.33%) Infographics
10 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
10 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
10 1 (6.67%) Typography
10 1 (6.67%) UX Design
10 1 (6.67%) Email Management
10 1 (6.67%) MailChimp
10 1 (6.67%) Copywriting

Graphic Designer Skill Set
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 (53.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
2 7 (46.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (46.67%) InDesign
3 3 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (13.33%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (6.67%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) MailChimp
General
1 12 (80.00%) Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Graphic Design
2 3 (20.00%) iPad
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Social Media
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Web Design
2 3 (20.00%) B2B
3 2 (13.33%) B2C
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Infographics
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Copywriting
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Email Management
4 1 (6.67%) Email Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Typography
4 1 (6.67%) UX Design
4 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
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