The table below looks at the statistics for FreeHand skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FreeHand over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe FreeHand
Rank - 607 608
Permanent jobs citing FreeHand 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category - 0.080% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +125.00%
FreeHand
England

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

Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6282 6265 6099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 14.97% 14.41% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5259 5108 5170
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

FreeHand
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

FreeHand Jobs Demand Trend in London

FreeHand
Salary Trend in London

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

FreeHand Salary Trend in London

FreeHand
Top 15 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Macromedia
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) QuarkXPress
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

FreeHand
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) QuarkXPress
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Macromedia
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft