Period
to 20 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Graphic Design
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 865 852 865
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13 +95
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 158 250 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.42% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 137 205 297
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £19,750 £20,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% +3.45%

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 47,689 59,998 68,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.53% 39.63% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36,654 45,453 53,166
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% +1.18%

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 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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 +35 143 £35,000 -2.10% 59
UK excluding London -3 83 £32,500 +1.56% 54
London +74 73 £42,000 -20.00% 10
Midlands +42 29 £22,500 +12.50% 7
South East +19 19 £48,750 +21.88% 7
North of England +46 17 £35,000 -18.13% 22
East Midlands +38 16 £21,500 +7.50% 3
West Midlands +26 13 £31,500 +14.55% 4
North West +41 10 £28,000 -46.67% 11
Wales +7 10 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Yorkshire +40 6 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Scotland +30 3 £25,500 -15.00% 3
South West -2 3 £40,000 +60.00% 7
East of England +47 2 £38,750 +55.00% 6
North East - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, IT jobs citing Graphic Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 93 (58.86%) Adobe
2 89 (56.33%) HTML
3 87 (55.06%) CSS
4 71 (44.94%) JavaScript
5 68 (43.04%) User Experience
6 59 (37.34%) Degree
7 52 (32.91%) Adobe Illustrator
8 45 (28.48%) Marketing
9 37 (23.42%) Wireframes
10 35 (22.15%) Photoshop
11 34 (21.52%) Web Development
12 29 (18.35%) React
13 27 (17.09%) AngularJS
14 25 (15.82%) HTML5
14 25 (15.82%) Front End Development
15 24 (15.19%) Sketch
16 22 (13.92%) Problem-Solving
16 22 (13.92%) Web Design
17 21 (13.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 20 (12.66%) Windows
19 19 (12.03%) .NET
19 19 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
20 18 (11.39%) Adobe After Effects
20 18 (11.39%) Digital Marketing
20 18 (11.39%) Prototyping
20 18 (11.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
21 17 (10.76%) Node.js
22 16 (10.13%) AutoCAD
22 16 (10.13%) Finance
22 16 (10.13%) Apple iOS

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 10 (6.33%) CMS
2 7 (4.43%) WordPress
3 4 (2.53%) IIS
4 2 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 52 (32.91%) Adobe Illustrator
2 35 (22.15%) Photoshop
3 24 (15.19%) Sketch
4 21 (13.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 18 (11.39%) Adobe After Effects
6 16 (10.13%) AutoCAD
7 14 (8.86%) InDesign
8 12 (7.59%) InVision
9 11 (6.96%) Adobe XD
10 9 (5.70%) Adobe Premiere
11 8 (5.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 7 (4.43%) Zeplin
13 4 (2.53%) CINEMA 4D
13 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
14 2 (1.27%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.63%) 3ds Max
15 1 (0.63%) Edge Animate
15 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
15 1 (0.63%) RoboHelp
15 1 (0.63%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Shopify
2 2 (1.27%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.63%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 15 (9.49%) Office 365
3 5 (3.16%) SaaS
4 3 (1.90%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.90%) AWS
4 3 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.90%) AWS CodePipeline
4 3 (1.90%) Azure
4 3 (1.90%) GitHub
4 3 (1.90%) Trello
5 2 (1.27%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.63%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.53%) Blockchain
3 2 (1.27%) Big Data
4 1 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.06%) webpack
2 7 (4.43%) Axure RP
3 6 (3.80%) Balsamiq
4 5 (3.16%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (3.16%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.53%) gulp
5 4 (2.53%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.90%) JIRA
6 3 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.63%) Babel
8 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.63%) FrontPage
8 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (28.48%) Marketing
2 16 (10.13%) Finance
3 15 (9.49%) Advertising
4 6 (3.80%) Games
5 5 (3.16%) Retail
6 4 (2.53%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.90%) Banking
7 3 (1.90%) Publishing
7 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.63%) Law
9 1 (0.63%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 67 (42.41%) Designer
2 58 (36.71%) Developer
3 29 (18.35%) UX Designer
4 22 (13.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 17 (10.76%) Junior
6 15 (9.49%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 15 (9.49%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (9.49%) IT Support
6 15 (9.49%) UI Designer
7 13 (8.23%) Junior Developer
7 13 (8.23%) Software Developer
8 12 (7.59%) Graphic Designer
8 12 (7.59%) Junior Software Developer
9 11 (6.96%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
10 10 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
10 10 (6.33%) IT Support Technician
10 10 (6.33%) IT Technician
10 10 (6.33%) Support Technician
10 10 (6.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (56.33%) HTML
2 87 (55.06%) CSS
3 29 (18.35%) React
4 27 (17.09%) AngularJS
5 25 (15.82%) HTML5
6 19 (12.03%) .NET
7 17 (10.76%) Node.js
8 14 (8.86%) ASP.NET
9 13 (8.23%) CSS3
10 11 (6.96%) RESTful
11 9 (5.70%) jQuery
12 7 (4.43%) Redux
13 6 (3.80%) Sass
14 5 (3.16%) GraphQL
14 5 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (2.53%) Jest
15 4 (2.53%) REST
15 4 (2.53%) WebSockets
16 3 (1.90%) Ajax
16 3 (1.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 68 (43.04%) User Experience
2 15 (9.49%) Mobile App
3 13 (8.23%) Social Media
4 9 (5.70%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.43%) Animation
6 7 (4.43%) Photography
7 6 (3.80%) e-Learning
7 6 (3.80%) Video Editing
8 3 (1.90%) SCORM
8 3 (1.90%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.27%) Blog
9 2 (1.27%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (1.27%) Podcast
10 1 (0.63%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.66%) Windows
2 16 (10.13%) Apple iOS
3 15 (9.49%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.27%) Linux
5 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.42%) Wireframes
2 34 (21.52%) Web Development
3 25 (15.82%) Front End Development
4 22 (13.92%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (13.92%) Web Design
5 19 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (11.39%) Digital Marketing
6 18 (11.39%) Prototyping
7 15 (9.49%) Computer Science
7 15 (9.49%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (8.23%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.59%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 11 (6.96%) Scrum
10 11 (6.96%) Usability Testing
11 10 (6.33%) SEO
11 10 (6.33%) Time Management
12 9 (5.70%) Test Automation
13 8 (5.06%) Analytics
13 8 (5.06%) Fintech
13 8 (5.06%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 71 (44.94%) JavaScript
2 15 (9.49%) C#
3 7 (4.43%) ES6
3 7 (4.43%) Python
3 7 (4.43%) TypeScript
4 4 (2.53%) Go
4 4 (2.53%) PHP
5 2 (1.27%) C
5 2 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (1.27%) Elixir
5 2 (1.27%) Ruby
5 2 (1.27%) Scala
6 1 (0.63%) C++
6 1 (0.63%) Java
6 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (37.34%) Degree
2 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.27%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.63%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) QA
2 4 (2.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (9.49%) Active Directory
1 15 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 93 (58.86%) Adobe
2 15 (9.49%) Canon
2 15 (9.49%) HP
2 15 (9.49%) iManage
2 15 (9.49%) Mitel
2 15 (9.49%) VMware
3 9 (5.70%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.53%) Oracle
5 3 (1.90%) Apple
5 3 (1.90%) Google
5 3 (1.90%) Splunk
6 1 (0.63%) Facebook
6 1 (0.63%) Instagram
6 1 (0.63%) Samsung
6 1 (0.63%) Twitter