The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe FreeHand
Rank 869 834 875
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +41
Permanent jobs citing FreeHand 5 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.030% 0.072% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 6
Average salary £23,750 £50,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.50% +92.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £34,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £77,500 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £50,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-57.00% +92.30%
Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16678 15273 15529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.23% 15.00% 13.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13505 12724 13491
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
FreeHand
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
London -45 2 £32,500 -58.06%
Yorkshire - 2 £21,500 -
North East - 1 - -
FreeHand
UK

FreeHand
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (94.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
3 13 (72.22%) Photoshop
4 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
5 11 (61.11%) CSS
6 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 8 (44.44%) Adobe
6 8 (44.44%) Web Design
6 8 (44.44%) Dreamweaver
6 8 (44.44%) Marketing
7 6 (33.33%) Animation
7 6 (33.33%) Search Engine Marketing
7 6 (33.33%) Digital Media
7 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 6 (33.33%) Internet
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Flash
8 5 (27.78%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
8 5 (27.78%) CSS3
8 5 (27.78%) HTML5
8 5 (27.78%) Android
8 5 (27.78%) Magento
9 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (22.22%) Macromedia
10 3 (16.67%) Social Media
10 3 (16.67%) Time Management
11 2 (11.11%) Brand Management
11 2 (11.11%) Graphic Design
11 2 (11.11%) QA

FreeHand
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (72.22%) Photoshop
3 2 (11.11%) Fireworks
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Designer
2 5 (27.78%) Junior Designer
2 5 (27.78%) UI Designer
2 5 (27.78%) Junior
2 5 (27.78%) Graphic Designer
3 3 (16.67%) Web Designer
3 3 (16.67%) User Experience Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Photoshop Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Website Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) Flash
3 5 (27.78%) HTML5
3 5 (27.78%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Animation
1 6 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Social Media
3 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.11%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Android
1 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 8 (44.44%) Web Design
3 6 (33.33%) Search Engine Marketing
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (11.11%) Brand Management
7 2 (11.11%) OOD
7 2 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) Content Management
8 1 (5.56%) 3D Animation
8 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Adobe
2 4 (22.22%) Macromedia
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) EPiServer
4 1 (5.56%) Sony