The table below looks at the statistics for InDesign skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe InDesign
Rank 234 222 242
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 24 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Applications category 2.01% 1.63% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 7
Average salary £31,250 £19,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.47% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
InDesign
England

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

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1192 1043 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.25% 15.15% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 981 853 949
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,650 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

InDesign
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

InDesign Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

InDesign
Salary Trend in the North West

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

InDesign Salary Trend in the North West

InDesign
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing InDesign across the North West region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

InDesign Salary Histogram in the North West

InDesign
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the North West region over the 3 months to 15 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
Manchester -10 18 £29,000 +52.63%
Lancashire 0 3 £29,000 -1.69%
Cheshire - 3 £35,000 -
InDesign
England

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 42 (100.00%) Adobe
2 41 (97.62%) Photoshop
3 40 (95.24%) HTML
4 38 (90.48%) CSS
5 30 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 30 (71.43%) Web Design
6 21 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 18 (42.86%) Marketing
8 16 (38.10%) Adobe After Effects
9 15 (35.71%) Mobile App
9 15 (35.71%) User Experience
10 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
11 11 (26.19%) Animation
11 11 (26.19%) Android
12 10 (23.81%) Web Development
12 10 (23.81%) Windows
13 5 (11.90%) Finance
13 5 (11.90%) Internet
13 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
14 4 (9.52%) Graphic Design
14 4 (9.52%) Photography
15 3 (7.14%) jQuery
15 3 (7.14%) PHP
16 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
16 2 (4.76%) .NET
16 2 (4.76%) Flash
16 2 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
16 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
16 2 (4.76%) Open Source
16 2 (4.76%) Umbraco

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (97.62%) Photoshop
2 30 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (38.10%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (2.38%) MS Office
4 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.38%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Extranet
2 1 (2.38%) FTP
2 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (42.86%) Marketing
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (95.24%) Designer
2 12 (28.57%) Web Designer
2 12 (28.57%) Photoshop Designer
3 9 (21.43%) Digital Designer
4 7 (16.67%) UI Designer
4 7 (16.67%) Developer
5 6 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior UI Designer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Designer
6 3 (7.14%) Email Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Junior Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Junior
8 1 (2.38%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.38%) User Experience Designer
8 1 (2.38%) Junior Graphic Designer
8 1 (2.38%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (95.24%) HTML
2 38 (90.48%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) Flash
4 2 (4.76%) .NET
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Mobile App
1 15 (35.71%) User Experience
2 11 (26.19%) Animation
3 4 (9.52%) Photography
3 4 (9.52%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (2.38%) GIS
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 11 (26.19%) Android
3 10 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Web Design
2 21 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (23.81%) Web Development
4 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) CAD
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.38%) Email Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) User Experience Design
6 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) PHP
2 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) VB
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (4.76%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Google