The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for InDesign skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited InDesign over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe InDesign
England / North West
Rank 242 229 236
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7  
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 15 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.071% 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 1.99% 0.51% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 14
Median salary £26,000 £23,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% +2.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,300 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,351 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.81% -21.42%  

InDesign is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 752 785 1062
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 12.41% 13.95% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 643 615 866
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing InDesign as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for InDesign 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for InDesign in the North West

InDesign
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing InDesign in the North West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for InDesign in the North West

InDesign
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 9 £26,000 +15.55%
Cheshire - 3 £25,000 -
Merseyside -3 2 £27,000 +10.20%
Lancashire - 1 £19,500 -
InDesign
England

InDesign
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing InDesign also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for InDesign.

1 26 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 26 (100.00%) Adobe
2 22 (84.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (73.08%) HTML
4 18 (69.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 14 (53.85%) User Experience
6 13 (50.00%) Wireframes
6 13 (50.00%) Degree
7 12 (46.15%) Marketing
8 11 (42.31%) CSS
9 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
9 10 (38.46%) Graphic Design
10 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
11 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (30.77%) iPad
12 7 (26.92%) Axure RP
12 7 (26.92%) HTML5
12 7 (26.92%) Digital Media
12 7 (26.92%) jQuery
12 7 (26.92%) Retail
12 7 (26.92%) Fireworks
12 7 (26.92%) Prototyping
13 6 (23.08%) Front End Development
13 6 (23.08%) Web Design
13 6 (23.08%) CMS
13 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
14 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
14 5 (19.23%) Adobe After Effects
14 5 (19.23%) Infographics
15 4 (15.38%) Microsoft

InDesign
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 22 (84.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (69.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (26.92%) Fireworks
5 5 (19.23%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (7.69%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 1 (3.85%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) MailChimp
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Axure RP
2 4 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (46.15%) Marketing
2 7 (26.92%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Advertising
4 2 (7.69%) Publishing
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Designer
2 12 (46.15%) Graphic Designer
3 6 (23.08%) Junior
3 6 (23.08%) UX Designer
4 5 (19.23%) Junior Designer
5 4 (15.38%) Digital Designer
5 4 (15.38%) Web Designer
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Designer
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Web Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Email Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Email Marketing Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Digital Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Graphic Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior WordPress Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Mobile Designer
7 1 (3.85%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.85%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) HTML5
3 7 (26.92%) jQuery
4 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 4 (15.38%) Flash
6 2 (7.69%) CSS3
7 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) User Experience
2 10 (38.46%) Graphic Design
3 8 (30.77%) iPad
4 7 (26.92%) Digital Media
5 2 (7.69%) W3C
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.85%) NHS
6 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
3 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Prototyping
5 6 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 6 (23.08%) Web Design
6 5 (19.23%) Infographics
6 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (15.38%) Email Marketing
8 2 (7.69%) B2B
8 2 (7.69%) B2C
8 2 (7.69%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (7.69%) Email Management
8 2 (7.69%) Web Development
9 1 (3.85%) Copywriting
9 1 (3.85%) Data Visualisation
9 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.85%) SEO
9 1 (3.85%) UX Design
9 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft