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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Graphic Design
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 223 220
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Graphic Design 25 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 0.87% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 9
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1939 2296 1936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.48% 36.90% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1653 1595
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Graphic Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 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
Warwickshire +7 16 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Staffordshire +21 6 £50,000 +78.57%
Birmingham +13 2 £47,500 -
Solihull - 1 £22,500 -
Graphic Design
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Graphic Design.

1 27 (87.10%) Web Design
2 24 (77.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 24 (77.42%) HTML
3 23 (74.19%) CSS
4 21 (67.74%) Marketing
4 21 (67.74%) HTML5
5 20 (64.52%) jQuery
5 20 (64.52%) SEO
5 20 (64.52%) PHP
6 19 (61.29%) Photoshop
6 19 (61.29%) Internet
6 19 (61.29%) WordPress
6 19 (61.29%) Symfony
6 19 (61.29%) Internet Marketing
6 19 (61.29%) Social Media
6 19 (61.29%) Open Source
6 19 (61.29%) REST
6 19 (61.29%) AngularJS
6 19 (61.29%) Front End Development
7 18 (58.06%) Sass
7 18 (58.06%) Ruby on Rails
7 18 (58.06%) Ruby
7 18 (58.06%) Django
7 18 (58.06%) SQL
8 10 (32.26%) Adobe
9 9 (29.03%) Degree
10 6 (19.35%) Publishing
10 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
10 6 (19.35%) Acrobat

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 19 (61.29%) WordPress
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (77.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (61.29%) Photoshop
3 6 (19.35%) Acrobat
3 6 (19.35%) PaintShop Pro
4 2 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (3.23%) Camtasia
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) IMAP
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) EDRMS
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) phpMyAdmin
General
1 21 (67.74%) Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (19.35%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 19 (61.29%) HTML CSS Developer
2 19 (61.29%) HTML Developer
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Junior
3 18 (58.06%) Junior Developer
3 18 (58.06%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (58.06%) Junior JavaScript Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Author
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Author
5 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.45%) UI/UX Developer
5 2 (6.45%) UX Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) HTML
2 23 (74.19%) CSS
3 21 (67.74%) HTML5
4 20 (64.52%) jQuery
5 19 (61.29%) AngularJS
5 19 (61.29%) REST
5 19 (61.29%) Symfony
6 18 (58.06%) Django
6 18 (58.06%) Ruby on Rails
6 18 (58.06%) Sass
7 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.23%) CSS3
8 1 (3.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Social Media
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Animation
3 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.23%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.23%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Web Design
2 20 (64.52%) SEO
3 19 (61.29%) Front End Development
3 19 (61.29%) Internet Marketing
3 19 (61.29%) Open Source
4 6 (19.35%) Information Architecture
4 6 (19.35%) SDLC
4 6 (19.35%) UML
5 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Wireframes
6 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Statistics
6 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 20 (64.52%) PHP
3 18 (58.06%) Ruby
3 18 (58.06%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Adobe
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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