For each week of Makeover Monday in 2017, Eva and I will be writing a summary of our favorite visualisations from that week’s submissions. This is our way of giving back to the Makeover Monday community, highlighting the work that we liked the most, and shining the spotlight on the individuals that are producing brilliant work.
Week 1 was a makeover of a simple list of the top 50 jobs (based on pay) for men and women in Australia. There have been more than 100 visualisations created, with barbell charts being the most common by far. This viz by Shivaraj was selected as the first Viz of the Day for 2017! Without further ado, here are a few of my favorites from week 1.