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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 186 173 194
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 7 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.16% 0.046%
As % of the Applications category 0.95% 1.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,750 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +30.43%
InDesign
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
733 485 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.36% 12.89% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 642 435 574
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

InDesign
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

InDesign Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

InDesign
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

InDesign Salary Trend in Manchester

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing InDesign 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 InDesign.

1 24 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 24 (100.00%) Adobe
2 19 (79.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (79.17%) HTML
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 15 (62.50%) Web Design
4 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 9 (37.50%) User Experience
4 9 (37.50%) Adobe After Effects
4 9 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (37.50%) Marketing
5 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) Android
5 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 8 (33.33%) Animation
5 8 (33.33%) Web Development
6 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
6 5 (20.83%) Graphic Design
7 4 (16.67%) Internet
7 4 (16.67%) Photography
8 2 (8.33%) Blog
8 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (4.17%) MySQL
9 1 (4.17%) C#
9 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.17%) PHP
9 1 (4.17%) SQL
9 1 (4.17%) Finance

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing InDesign 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 InDesign. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 19 (79.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (37.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 9 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Designer
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 6 (25.00%) Senior UI Designer
2 6 (25.00%) UI Designer
3 5 (20.83%) Digital Designer
3 5 (20.83%) Photoshop Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Email Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.17%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) HTML
1 19 (79.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Mobile App
1 9 (37.50%) User Experience
2 8 (33.33%) Animation
3 5 (20.83%) Graphic Design
4 4 (16.67%) Photography
5 2 (8.33%) Blog
6 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
1 8 (33.33%) Android
1 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Web Design
2 9 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (33.33%) Web Development
4 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Adobe