The first table below looks at the demand for Adobe Illustrator skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Illustrator
Rank 70 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.85% 0.91% 1.45%
As % of the Applications category 2.75% 4.41% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £21,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.84% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,500 £30,875
% change year-on-year
-4.91% -1.21%
Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
182 68 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.11% 20.67% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 125 48 49
Average salary £36,250 £43,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £17,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Adobe Illustrator
Hertfordshire

Adobe Illustrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Adobe Illustrator Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Adobe Illustrator
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Adobe Illustrator Salary Trend in Watford

Adobe Illustrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Adobe Illustrator 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 Adobe Illustrator.

1 26 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 20 (76.92%) CSS
2 20 (76.92%) HTML
2 20 (76.92%) Marketing
2 20 (76.92%) jQuery
3 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
4 16 (61.54%) HTML5
4 16 (61.54%) CSS3
5 14 (53.85%) Web Design
6 10 (38.46%) Advertising
6 10 (38.46%) Adobe
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
6 10 (38.46%) C#
6 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 10 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (34.62%) Dreamweaver
8 8 (30.77%) Twitter
8 8 (30.77%) Retail
9 7 (26.92%) Social Media
9 7 (26.92%) Fireworks
10 6 (23.08%) QuarkXPress
10 6 (23.08%) Acrobat
10 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
10 6 (23.08%) Marketing Strategy
10 6 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (19.23%) Web Development
11 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (19.23%) Scrum
11 5 (19.23%) WCAG

Adobe Illustrator
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Adobe Illustrator 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 Adobe Illustrator. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) WordPress
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (26.92%) Fireworks
3 6 (23.08%) QuarkXPress
3 6 (23.08%) Acrobat
3 6 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (19.23%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) DTS
2 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (76.92%) Marketing
2 10 (38.46%) Advertising
3 8 (30.77%) Retail
4 5 (19.23%) Finance
5 3 (11.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Designer
2 9 (34.62%) Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Web Designer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Photoshop Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Web Designer
7 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) CSS
1 20 (76.92%) HTML
1 20 (76.92%) jQuery
2 16 (61.54%) HTML5
2 16 (61.54%) CSS3
3 10 (38.46%) .NET
3 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 10 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (19.23%) Semantic HTML
5 4 (15.38%) XHTML
5 4 (15.38%) JSON
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.85%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Social Media
2 5 (19.23%) W3C
3 4 (15.38%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Web Design
2 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 6 (23.08%) Marketing Strategy
3 5 (19.23%) Web Development
3 5 (19.23%) Scrum
3 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) SEO
4 4 (15.38%) Social Media Marketing
4 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Adobe
2 8 (30.77%) Twitter
3 3 (11.54%) Facebook
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle