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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe FreeHand
Rank 624 - 644
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FreeHand 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% - 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 0.032% - 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £31,625 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £50,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +150.00%
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
6211 6032 7266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 13.57% 13.55% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5097 5122 6166
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (85.71%) Photoshop
3 5 (71.43%) Adobe
4 4 (57.14%) Macromedia
4 4 (57.14%) User Experience
5 3 (42.86%) Digital Media
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) Brand Management
6 2 (28.57%) Content Management
6 2 (28.57%) Marketing
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Graphic Design
6 2 (28.57%) Web Design
6 2 (28.57%) FTP
6 2 (28.57%) Workflow
6 2 (28.57%) Advertising
6 2 (28.57%) Flash
6 2 (28.57%) PHP
6 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
6 2 (28.57%) QuarkXPress
6 2 (28.57%) Android
6 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (14.29%) Open Source
7 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
7 1 (14.29%) Social Media

FreeHand
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (85.71%) Photoshop
3 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
3 2 (28.57%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Flash
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Media
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Graphic Design
4 1 (14.29%) Animation
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
1 2 (28.57%) Web Design
1 2 (28.57%) Brand Management
1 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe
2 4 (57.14%) Macromedia
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft