The table below looks at the statistics for FreeHand skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FreeHand over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe FreeHand
Rank - 939 938
Permanent jobs citing FreeHand 0 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.003% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category - 0.018% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 9
Average salary - £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary - £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%

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

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14117 16727 15567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.94% 15.69% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11422 13733 12619
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £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 £35,000

FreeHand
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FreeHand Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FreeHand
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FreeHand within the UK.

FreeHand Salary Trend in the UK

FreeHand
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Flash
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Macromedia
1 3 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 3 (100.00%) Intranet
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Animation
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 3 (100.00%) 3D Animation
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience

FreeHand
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 3 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
1 3 (100.00%) Flash Designer
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop Designer
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop Web Designer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Flash
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Animation
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) 3D Animation
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 3 (100.00%) Macromedia
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft