Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Graphic Design
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 925 822
Rank change year-on-year +54 -103 -22
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 315 301 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.39% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 244 248 394
UK median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,525 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £61,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +7.44%

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 75927 77728 91114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.25% 40.99% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 57021 63762 72922
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +97 290 £30,000 -14.29% 25
UK excluding London +69 189 £30,000 +9.09% 16
London 0 119 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Midlands +58 77 £27,500 +22.22% 5
West Midlands +39 58 £30,000 +33.33% 2
South East +41 34 £29,000 -17.14% 4
North of England +8 27 £30,000 - 4
South West +23 23 £34,500 +4.55% 1
East Midlands +36 19 £23,500 +23.68% 3
Scotland +3 16 £50,000 +81.82%
North West +7 14 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Yorkshire +26 12 £30,000 -7.69% 1
East of England +6 10 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Wales -3 2 £26,250 -4.55%
North East - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 189 (60.00%) HTML
2 183 (58.10%) CSS
3 160 (50.79%) User Experience
4 155 (49.21%) Adobe
5 132 (41.90%) JavaScript
6 115 (36.51%) Degree
7 111 (35.24%) Marketing
8 101 (32.06%) Adobe Illustrator
9 99 (31.43%) Photoshop
10 92 (29.21%) Wireframes
11 89 (28.25%) Web Design
12 82 (26.03%) jQuery
13 74 (23.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 73 (23.17%) PHP
15 71 (22.54%) HTML5
16 70 (22.22%) Front End Development
17 58 (18.41%) SEO
18 56 (17.78%) Visualisation
19 54 (17.14%) Typography
20 53 (16.83%) Social Media
21 52 (16.51%) AngularJS
22 48 (15.24%) Open Source
23 46 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
24 45 (14.29%) Internet
25 43 (13.65%) WordPress
26 42 (13.33%) Sass
26 42 (13.33%) Mentoring
27 41 (13.02%) REST
28 39 (12.38%) CSS3
29 38 (12.06%) Web Development

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 43 (13.65%) WordPress
2 29 (9.21%) CMS
3 6 (1.90%) Marvel
4 2 (0.63%) Moodle
4 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.32%) concrete5
5 1 (0.32%) Confluence
5 1 (0.32%) Drupal
5 1 (0.32%) IIS
5 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 101 (32.06%) Adobe Illustrator
2 99 (31.43%) Photoshop
3 74 (23.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 30 (9.52%) InDesign
5 16 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
6 15 (4.76%) InVision
7 13 (4.13%) Acrobat
8 12 (3.81%) PaintShop Pro
9 5 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (1.27%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.95%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.63%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.32%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.32%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.32%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.32%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.32%) Maya
13 1 (0.32%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Magento
1 6 (1.90%) Shopify
1 6 (1.90%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 8 (2.54%) npm
3 6 (1.90%) SaaS
4 5 (1.59%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.27%) GitHub
6 2 (0.63%) AdWords
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.32%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.32%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 45 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (1.27%) DNS
2 4 (1.27%) HTTP
2 4 (1.27%) SSL
3 2 (0.63%) Intranet
4 1 (0.32%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.25%) MySQL
2 6 (1.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (3.17%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.86%) webpack
3 7 (2.22%) Grunt
3 7 (2.22%) gulp
4 6 (1.90%) Axure RP
4 6 (1.90%) Bower
5 5 (1.59%) Jasmine
5 5 (1.59%) JSHint
5 5 (1.59%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (1.59%) Maven
5 5 (1.59%) Protractor
5 5 (1.59%) QUnit
5 5 (1.59%) Selenium
6 3 (0.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.32%) JIRA
7 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 111 (35.24%) Marketing
2 32 (10.16%) Publishing
3 29 (9.21%) Finance
4 22 (6.98%) Games
4 22 (6.98%) Retail
5 14 (4.44%) Advertising
5 14 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (3.17%) Banking
7 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.27%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.95%) Electronics
8 3 (0.95%) Law
9 2 (0.63%) Back Office
9 2 (0.63%) Military
9 2 (0.63%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 158 (50.16%) Designer
2 120 (38.10%) Developer
3 66 (20.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 54 (17.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 47 (14.92%) HTML Developer
6 44 (13.97%) UX Designer
7 41 (13.02%) HTML CSS Developer
8 40 (12.70%) Graphic Designer
9 39 (12.38%) Visual Designer
10 30 (9.52%) Junior
11 29 (9.21%) UI Designer
11 29 (9.21%) Web Developer
12 25 (7.94%) Junior Developer
12 25 (7.94%) PHP Developer
13 24 (7.62%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 24 (7.62%) Web Designer
14 23 (7.30%) Junior JavaScript Developer
15 21 (6.67%) Senior Designer
16 19 (6.03%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 19 (6.03%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (60.00%) HTML
2 183 (58.10%) CSS
3 82 (26.03%) jQuery
4 71 (22.54%) HTML5
5 52 (16.51%) AngularJS
6 42 (13.33%) Sass
7 41 (13.02%) REST
8 39 (12.38%) CSS3
9 36 (11.43%) Symfony
10 23 (7.30%) Django
10 23 (7.30%) Ruby on Rails
11 16 (5.08%) LESS
12 14 (4.44%) .NET
13 12 (3.81%) Hibernate
14 11 (3.49%) Ajax
15 10 (3.17%) Ember.js
15 10 (3.17%) React
16 9 (2.86%) Android SDK
16 9 (2.86%) RESTful
16 9 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 160 (50.79%) User Experience
2 53 (16.83%) Social Media
3 32 (10.16%) Mobile App
4 22 (6.98%) Animation
5 17 (5.40%) e-Learning
6 16 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.22%) iPad
8 7 (2.22%) Photography
9 6 (1.90%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.90%) Taxonomies
10 5 (1.59%) Fintech
10 5 (1.59%) Online Banking
10 5 (1.59%) Online Games
10 5 (1.59%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.59%) VLE
10 5 (1.59%) W3C
11 4 (1.27%) NHS
12 3 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (0.95%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.03%) Linux
2 18 (5.71%) Android
3 15 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.95%) Mac OS X
4 3 (0.95%) Unix
4 3 (0.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.21%) Wireframes
2 89 (28.25%) Web Design
3 70 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 58 (18.41%) SEO
5 56 (17.78%) Visualisation
6 54 (17.14%) Typography
7 48 (15.24%) Open Source
8 46 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 38 (12.06%) Internet Marketing
10 38 (12.06%) Web Development
11 36 (11.43%) E-Commerce
12 35 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
13 24 (7.62%) MVC
14 22 (6.98%) Business Development
15 21 (6.67%) Prototyping
15 21 (6.67%) Workflow
16 20 (6.35%) Information Architecture
17 17 (5.40%) Analytics
17 17 (5.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (41.90%) JavaScript
2 73 (23.17%) PHP
3 28 (8.89%) SQL
4 23 (7.30%) Ruby
5 16 (5.08%) C#
6 13 (4.13%) Java
7 6 (1.90%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.90%) C
8 3 (0.95%) ES6
8 3 (0.95%) VB
8 3 (0.95%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.32%) C++
9 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 115 (36.51%) Degree
2 3 (0.95%) HNC
2 3 (0.95%) HND
2 3 (0.95%) MCSE
2 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.54%) WCAG
2 5 (1.59%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 155 (49.21%) Adobe
2 21 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.81%) Oracle
4 10 (3.17%) Xamarin
5 7 (2.22%) Google
6 6 (1.90%) Facebook
7 5 (1.59%) Omniture
7 5 (1.59%) Xerox
8 3 (0.95%) SAP
8 3 (0.95%) Twitter
9 2 (0.63%) Apple
9 2 (0.63%) HubSpot
10 1 (0.32%) Samsung