The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graphic Design
England / South West
Rank 218 222 231
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 13 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 1.45% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 18
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +47.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,400 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £38,000 £45,000
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 South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1717 2269 1962
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 34.09% 38.65% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1392 1724 1543
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Graphic Design
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Graphic Design in the South West

Graphic Design
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graphic Design in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graphic Design in the South West

Graphic Design
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Gloucestershire -4 7 £32,500 -13.33%
Bristol - 3 £50,000 -
Cornwall - 2 £37,500 -
Devon +1 1 £29,000 -15.94%
Graphic Design
England

Graphic Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 13 (61.90%) HTML
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
1 13 (61.90%) CSS
2 12 (57.14%) Photoshop
3 11 (52.38%) User Experience
4 9 (42.86%) Web Design
5 8 (38.10%) Marketing
6 7 (33.33%) Adobe
6 7 (33.33%) jQuery
6 7 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (19.05%) HTML5
8 4 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (19.05%) CSS3
8 4 (19.05%) Ember.js
8 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
9 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
9 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
10 2 (9.52%) Animation
10 2 (9.52%) JSON
10 2 (9.52%) Maven
10 2 (9.52%) Ajax
10 2 (9.52%) UX Design
10 2 (9.52%) Retail
10 2 (9.52%) MVC
10 2 (9.52%) CorelDRAW

Graphic Design
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) nginx
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (9.52%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (4.76%) InVision
5 1 (4.76%) Pixate
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Bower
1 2 (9.52%) Grunt
1 2 (9.52%) gulp
1 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
1 2 (9.52%) JSHint
1 2 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
1 2 (9.52%) QUnit
1 2 (9.52%) webpack
2 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (38.10%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Designer
2 9 (42.86%) Web Designer
3 8 (38.10%) Graphic Designer
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
5 3 (14.29%) UI Designer
5 3 (14.29%) UX Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Illustrator
6 2 (9.52%) UI Developer
6 2 (9.52%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Web UI Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Interface Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) CSS
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
3 4 (19.05%) CSS3
3 4 (19.05%) Ember.js
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
4 2 (9.52%) Compass CSS Framework
4 2 (9.52%) DOM
4 2 (9.52%) JSLint
4 2 (9.52%) JSON
4 2 (9.52%) LESS
4 2 (9.52%) React
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) Sass
5 1 (4.76%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.52%) Animation
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Web Design
2 7 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) A/B Testing
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
4 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) UX Design
4 2 (9.52%) Wireframes
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.76%) Visual Effects
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Lua
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Adobe