The table below looks at the statistics for FreeHand skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FreeHand over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe FreeHand
Rank 863 845 877
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +32
Permanent jobs citing FreeHand 9 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category 0.056% 0.053% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Average salary £25,000 £50,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +117.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £50,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £58,250 £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £50,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +117.39%
FreeHand
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16207 15110 16179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.15% 15.14% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13031 12683 13820
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

FreeHand
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FreeHand across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

FreeHand Jobs Demand Trend in England

FreeHand
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FreeHand across the England region.

FreeHand Salary Trend in England

FreeHand
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FreeHand across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

FreeHand Salary Histogram in England

FreeHand
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeHand within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire - 6 £25,000 -
London -26 3 £32,000 -58.70%
FreeHand
UK

FreeHand
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing FreeHand also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FreeHand.

1 18 (94.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (89.47%) Photoshop
3 15 (78.95%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) Adobe
4 13 (68.42%) User Experience
5 12 (63.16%) Macromedia
5 12 (63.16%) E-Commerce
6 10 (52.63%) Flash
7 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
8 8 (42.11%) Animation
8 8 (42.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (42.11%) OOD
8 8 (42.11%) Dreamweaver
8 8 (42.11%) UML
8 8 (42.11%) OO
8 8 (42.11%) CMS
8 8 (42.11%) Fireworks
8 8 (42.11%) Intranet
9 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
9 7 (36.84%) EPiServer
10 6 (31.58%) Web Design
10 6 (31.58%) MS Office
10 6 (31.58%) 3D Animation
11 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
11 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
12 4 (21.05%) Marketing
12 4 (21.05%) CSS
12 4 (21.05%) Digital Media
13 3 (15.79%) Mobile App

FreeHand
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing FreeHand also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FreeHand. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (89.47%) Photoshop
3 8 (42.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (42.11%) Fireworks
4 6 (31.58%) MS Office
5 2 (10.53%) Acrobat
5 2 (10.53%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Intranet
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) FTP
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Designer
2 7 (36.84%) Web Designer
3 5 (26.32%) Photoshop Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (15.79%) User Experience Designer
5 2 (10.53%) UI Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Website Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate
6 1 (5.26%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) Flash
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) User Experience
2 8 (42.11%) Animation
3 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Media
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
5 3 (15.79%) Social Media
6 2 (10.53%) Graphic Design
7 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Android
1 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) E-Commerce
2 8 (42.11%) OOD
2 8 (42.11%) UML
2 8 (42.11%) OO
3 6 (31.58%) Web Design
3 6 (31.58%) 3D Animation
4 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Time Management
6 2 (10.53%) Brand Management
6 2 (10.53%) Search Engine Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 2 (10.53%) Workflow
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.26%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Adobe
2 12 (63.16%) Macromedia
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) EPiServer
5 1 (5.26%) Sony
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