Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Graphic Design
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 929 823
Rank change year-on-year +70 -106 -27
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 339 293 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.38% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 272 240 372
UK median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £23,025 £20,675 £21,325
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +8.33%

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 77349 76453 91776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.03% 40.87% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 58327 62791 73520
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Graphic Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Design in the UK

Graphic Design
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Graphic Design in the UK

Graphic Design
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graphic Design over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graphic Design in the UK

Graphic Design
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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
England +92 311 £32,500 -7.14% 42
UK excluding London +86 219 £30,000 +9.09% 31
London -6 114 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Midlands +57 81 £28,000 +24.44% 11
West Midlands +51 59 £30,000 +33.33% 6
North of England +33 43 £32,000 +23.08% 12
South East +29 42 £29,250 -22.00% 5
North West +1 27 £37,500 +44.23% 8
East Midlands +28 22 £25,500 +34.21% 5
Scotland -3 20 £50,000 +170.27% 1
South West +8 18 £30,000 -7.69%
Yorkshire +21 15 £30,000 +7.14% 3
East of England +8 13 £33,000 -42.61% 2
Wales -5 2 £26,250 -4.55%
North East - 1 £30,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 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 with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 202 (59.59%) HTML
2 198 (58.41%) CSS
3 168 (49.56%) User Experience
4 159 (46.90%) Adobe
5 136 (40.12%) JavaScript
6 120 (35.40%) Marketing
6 120 (35.40%) Degree
7 114 (33.63%) Photoshop
8 103 (30.38%) Adobe Illustrator
9 100 (29.50%) Web Design
10 97 (28.61%) Wireframes
11 86 (25.37%) jQuery
12 74 (21.83%) PHP
13 71 (20.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 71 (20.94%) HTML5
14 65 (19.17%) Front End Development
15 63 (18.58%) SEO
16 62 (18.29%) Social Media
17 58 (17.11%) Typography
18 53 (15.63%) Visualisation
18 53 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
19 48 (14.16%) Web Development
19 48 (14.16%) AngularJS
20 45 (13.27%) WordPress
21 44 (12.98%) Open Source
22 43 (12.68%) CSS3
22 43 (12.68%) Mobile App
23 42 (12.39%) Internet
24 41 (12.09%) E-Commerce
25 38 (11.21%) Mentoring

Graphic Design
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 45 (13.27%) WordPress
2 26 (7.67%) CMS
3 6 (1.77%) Moodle
4 5 (1.47%) Drupal
5 4 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (1.18%) Joomla!
6 3 (0.88%) Apache
6 3 (0.88%) Marvel
7 1 (0.29%) concrete5
7 1 (0.29%) Confluence
7 1 (0.29%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.29%) Totara
7 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 114 (33.63%) Photoshop
2 103 (30.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 71 (20.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 37 (10.91%) InDesign
5 17 (5.01%) InVision
6 14 (4.13%) Adobe After Effects
7 12 (3.54%) Acrobat
8 11 (3.24%) PaintShop Pro
9 8 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (1.77%) OmniGraffle
11 5 (1.47%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 2 (0.59%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.29%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.29%) CINEMA 4D
14 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.29%) FrameMaker
14 1 (0.29%) Maya
14 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
14 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.65%) Magento
2 7 (2.06%) Shopify
3 5 (1.47%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 12 (3.54%) Google Analytics
3 6 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.77%) SaaS
4 5 (1.47%) AdWords
4 5 (1.47%) npm
5 4 (1.18%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (1.18%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.29%) GitHub
6 1 (0.29%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 42 (12.39%) Internet
2 2 (0.59%) DNS
2 2 (0.59%) HTTP
2 2 (0.59%) Intranet
2 2 (0.59%) SSL
3 1 (0.29%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.55%) MySQL
2 11 (3.24%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (4.42%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.54%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.24%) Axure RP
4 8 (2.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 8 (2.36%) Grunt
4 8 (2.36%) gulp
4 8 (2.36%) webpack
5 6 (1.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.18%) Bower
7 3 (0.88%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.88%) JSHint
7 3 (0.88%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (0.88%) Maven
7 3 (0.88%) Protractor
7 3 (0.88%) QUnit
7 3 (0.88%) Selenium
7 3 (0.88%) Subversion
7 3 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 120 (35.40%) Marketing
2 32 (9.44%) Publishing
3 28 (8.26%) Finance
4 23 (6.78%) Games
5 21 (6.19%) Advertising
6 19 (5.60%) Retail
7 16 (4.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (3.54%) Manufacturing
9 7 (2.06%) Legal
10 5 (1.47%) Banking
10 5 (1.47%) Electronics
11 4 (1.18%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.88%) Law
13 2 (0.59%) Back Office
13 2 (0.59%) Military
14 1 (0.29%) French Language
14 1 (0.29%) German Language
14 1 (0.29%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 160 (47.20%) Designer
2 126 (37.17%) Developer
3 62 (18.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 47 (13.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 43 (12.68%) UX Designer
6 40 (11.80%) Graphic Designer
7 38 (11.21%) HTML Developer
8 34 (10.03%) HTML CSS Developer
8 34 (10.03%) UI Designer
8 34 (10.03%) Web Developer
9 33 (9.73%) Visual Designer
10 30 (8.85%) PHP Developer
11 28 (8.26%) Web Designer
12 27 (7.96%) Senior Designer
13 25 (7.37%) Digital Designer
14 24 (7.08%) Junior
15 23 (6.78%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 23 (6.78%) UI/UX Designer
16 17 (5.01%) Junior Developer
16 17 (5.01%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (59.59%) HTML
2 198 (58.41%) CSS
3 86 (25.37%) jQuery
4 71 (20.94%) HTML5
5 48 (14.16%) AngularJS
6 43 (12.68%) CSS3
7 37 (10.91%) Sass
8 34 (10.03%) Symfony
9 32 (9.44%) REST
10 21 (6.19%) .NET
11 16 (4.72%) Django
11 16 (4.72%) Ruby on Rails
12 14 (4.13%) Ajax
12 14 (4.13%) LESS
13 12 (3.54%) XML
14 11 (3.24%) Hibernate
15 10 (2.95%) RESTful
16 9 (2.65%) Android SDK
16 9 (2.65%) Laravel
16 9 (2.65%) React
Miscellaneous
1 168 (49.56%) User Experience
2 62 (18.29%) Social Media
3 43 (12.68%) Mobile App
4 22 (6.49%) Animation
5 17 (5.01%) e-Learning
6 15 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (2.65%) Photography
9 7 (2.06%) iPad
10 6 (1.77%) Blog
10 6 (1.77%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.77%) Fintech
10 6 (1.77%) Learning Management System
10 6 (1.77%) Online Games
10 6 (1.77%) VLE
11 5 (1.47%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.18%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.18%) iPhone
12 4 (1.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.08%) Linux
2 23 (6.78%) Android
3 20 (5.90%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.47%) CentOS
5 3 (0.88%) Windows
6 2 (0.59%) Debian
6 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (29.50%) Web Design
2 97 (28.61%) Wireframes
3 65 (19.17%) Front End Development
4 63 (18.58%) SEO
5 58 (17.11%) Typography
6 53 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (15.63%) Visualisation
7 48 (14.16%) Web Development
8 44 (12.98%) Open Source
9 41 (12.09%) E-Commerce
10 38 (11.21%) Mentoring
10 38 (11.21%) Responsive Web Design
11 35 (10.32%) Internet Marketing
12 26 (7.67%) MVC
13 24 (7.08%) Project Management
13 24 (7.08%) Software Engineering
14 21 (6.19%) Prototyping
14 21 (6.19%) Scrum
15 20 (5.90%) Business Development
15 20 (5.90%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 136 (40.12%) JavaScript
2 74 (21.83%) PHP
3 27 (7.96%) SQL
4 23 (6.78%) Java
5 18 (5.31%) C#
6 16 (4.72%) Ruby
7 8 (2.36%) Objective-C
8 7 (2.06%) C
9 6 (1.77%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.88%) ES6
10 3 (0.88%) VB
10 3 (0.88%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.29%) C++
11 1 (0.29%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 120 (35.40%) Degree
2 7 (2.06%) HNC
3 3 (0.88%) HND
3 3 (0.88%) MCSE
3 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.29%) Analytics IQ
4 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.36%) WCAG
2 7 (2.06%) QA
3 6 (1.77%) SLA
4 3 (0.88%) COSHH
4 3 (0.88%) GMP
5 1 (0.29%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 3 (0.88%) Samba
Vendors
1 159 (46.90%) Adobe
2 23 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.19%) Google
4 12 (3.54%) Xamarin
5 11 (3.24%) Facebook
5 11 (3.24%) Oracle
6 7 (2.06%) Twitter
7 5 (1.47%) Apple
7 5 (1.47%) Xerox
8 4 (1.18%) Omniture
9 3 (0.88%) DoubleClick
10 2 (0.59%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.59%) Zend
11 1 (0.29%) Hootsuite
11 1 (0.29%) Samsung
11 1 (0.29%) SAP