Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Graphic Design in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Graphic Design over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Graphic Design
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 259 322
Rank change year-on-year -9 +63 -13
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 16 56 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.56% 0.100%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 1.52% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 53 10
West Midlands median annual salary £25,750 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.17% +20.00% -25.93%
10th Percentile £20,500 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £29,575
England median annual salary £35,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.23% -7.14% -6.67%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,269 3,687 3,937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.24% 36.72% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,333 2,865 2,884
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £62,500 £64,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Graphic Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Graphic Design in the West Midlands

Graphic Design
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Graphic Design in the West Midlands

Graphic Design
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graphic Design in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Graphic Design in the West Midlands

Graphic Design
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graphic Design within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Walsall - 8 £25,250 -
Birmingham -2 2 £25,750 -35.63% 1
Staffordshire +16 1 - - 1
Warwickshire +3 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £24,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Graphic Design
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) User Experience
3 10 (62.50%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) SEO
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (50.00%) Web Development
5 8 (50.00%) HTML5
5 8 (50.00%) Migration
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) .NET
5 8 (50.00%) C#
5 8 (50.00%) CRM
5 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 8 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (43.75%) CMS
6 7 (43.75%) MVC
7 4 (25.00%) Umbraco
7 4 (25.00%) TypeScript
7 4 (25.00%) Node.js
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio Code
8 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
8 3 (18.75%) WPF
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) Photography
9 2 (12.50%) Video Editing
9 2 (12.50%) Copywriting

Graphic Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (43.75%) CMS
2 4 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (6.25%) GIS
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio Code
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Mocha
General
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Author
5 2 (12.50%) Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Document Manager
6 1 (6.25%) GIS Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior UX Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Author
6 1 (6.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) Node.js
5 3 (18.75%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) React
7 1 (6.25%) Angular 2
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) REST
7 1 (6.25%) Sass
7 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) User Experience
2 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Photography
3 2 (12.50%) Social Media
3 2 (12.50%) Video Editing
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) SEO
2 8 (50.00%) CRM
2 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (50.00%) Web Development
3 7 (43.75%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Copywriting
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.25%) A/B Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (6.25%) Content Development
5 1 (6.25%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (6.25%) Interaction Design
5 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.25%) Spatial Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Typography
5 1 (6.25%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 1 (6.25%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) ESRI
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft