Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Adobe After Effects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe After Effects over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe After Effects
UK
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 935 775 1048
Rank change year-on-year -160 +273 +70
Permanent jobs citing Adobe After Effects 65 27 67
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.040% 0.047%
As % of the Applications category 0.77% 0.58% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 53
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,850 £25,500
25th Percentile £29,500 £33,125 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,680 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -22.93% +12.50% +33.33%
75th Percentile £53,250 £67,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £55,425 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,150 £24,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +79.79% -31.43% +32.08%

Adobe After Effects is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8,476 4,666 11,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.50% 6.86% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,336 3,631 9,176
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% -

Adobe After Effects
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Adobe After Effects as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe After Effects in the UK

Adobe After Effects
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Adobe After Effects.

Salary trend for Adobe After Effects in the UK

Adobe After Effects
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Adobe After Effects over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Adobe After Effects in the UK

Adobe After Effects
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe After Effects within the UK over the 6 months to 1 August 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -140 61 £34,680 -22.93% 15
London -109 40 £34,680 -35.48% 6
UK excluding London -116 23 £43,150 +79.79% 9
North of England -60 8 £48,500 +102.08% 4
South East -76 8 £29,500 -15.71% 2
Work from Home -248 7 £39,000 +62.50% 1
North East - 5 £48,500 - 1
North West -40 3 £19,000 -20.83% 3
Midlands -84 3 £47,400 +72.36% 2
Scotland - 3 £48,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £47,400 -
West Midlands -75 1 - - 2
South West - 1 £22,000 -

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT jobs citing Adobe After Effects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Adobe After Effects.

1 60 (92.31%) Adobe
2 38 (58.46%) Photoshop
3 34 (52.31%) Social Media
4 32 (49.23%) Marketing
5 30 (46.15%) Adobe Premiere
6 28 (43.08%) HTML
7 26 (40.00%) CSS
7 26 (40.00%) User Experience
8 25 (38.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 25 (38.46%) Sketch
9 24 (36.92%) Social Skills
9 24 (36.92%) Motion Graphics
10 22 (33.85%) Adobe Illustrator
11 18 (27.69%) InDesign
12 17 (26.15%) Animation
13 16 (24.62%) Advertising
14 15 (23.08%) Figma
14 15 (23.08%) Adobe XD
15 14 (21.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 13 (20.00%) Organisational Skills
16 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
17 12 (18.46%) Visualisation
17 12 (18.46%) YouTube
18 11 (16.92%) Wireframes
18 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (15.38%) Graphic Design
19 10 (15.38%) Broadband
20 9 (13.85%) Video Editing
21 8 (12.31%) jQuery
21 8 (12.31%) GitHub

Adobe After Effects
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (4.62%) WordPress
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 38 (58.46%) Photoshop
2 30 (46.15%) Adobe Premiere
3 25 (38.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 25 (38.46%) Sketch
4 22 (33.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (27.69%) InDesign
6 15 (23.08%) Adobe XD
6 15 (23.08%) Figma
7 8 (12.31%) CINEMA 4D
8 5 (7.69%) Blender
9 4 (6.15%) Maya
10 3 (4.62%) InVision
11 2 (3.08%) 3ds Max
11 2 (3.08%) Houdini
11 2 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 1 (1.54%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (1.54%) Flinto
12 1 (1.54%) Marvel
12 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
12 1 (1.54%) NUKE
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 8 (12.31%) GitHub
3 5 (7.69%) SaaS
4 3 (4.62%) Canva
4 3 (4.62%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Broadband
2 1 (1.54%) DHCP
2 1 (1.54%) DNS
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) NAS
2 1 (1.54%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.08%) FumeFX
General
1 32 (49.23%) Marketing
2 24 (36.92%) Social Skills
3 16 (24.62%) Advertising
4 13 (20.00%) Organisational Skills
5 7 (10.77%) Games
6 4 (6.15%) Multimedia
7 3 (4.62%) Legal
8 2 (3.08%) Automotive
8 2 (3.08%) Banking
8 2 (3.08%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.54%) Finance
9 1 (1.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (1.54%) Music Industry
9 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (55.38%) Designer
2 13 (20.00%) Interaction Designer
3 12 (18.46%) Senior Designer
4 8 (12.31%) Senior Interaction Designer
4 8 (12.31%) Video Editor
5 6 (9.23%) Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Graphic Designer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Lead Designer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Digital Media Manager
7 4 (6.15%) UI Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Digital Marketing Assistant
8 3 (4.62%) Marketing Assistant
8 3 (4.62%) UI/UX Designer
8 3 (4.62%) UX Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Video Content Producer
9 2 (3.08%) Creative Designer
9 2 (3.08%) Digital Production Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) HTML
2 26 (40.00%) CSS
3 8 (12.31%) Framer.js
3 8 (12.31%) jQuery
3 8 (12.31%) SVG
3 8 (12.31%) Unreal Engine
3 8 (12.31%) Web Services
4 7 (10.77%) CSS3
4 7 (10.77%) HTML5
4 7 (10.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 6 (9.23%) GraphQL
5 6 (9.23%) Node.js
5 6 (9.23%) React
6 2 (3.08%) Flash
7 1 (1.54%) V-Ray
7 1 (1.54%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (52.31%) Social Media
2 26 (40.00%) User Experience
3 24 (36.92%) Motion Graphics
4 17 (26.15%) Animation
5 10 (15.38%) Graphic Design
6 9 (13.85%) Video Editing
7 6 (9.23%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (6.15%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (6.15%) Digital Media
9 3 (4.62%) Life Science
9 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
9 3 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (3.08%) Learning Management System
11 1 (1.54%) e-Learning
11 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (1.54%) Photography
11 1 (1.54%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (1.54%) Vector Graphics
11 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Unix
2 1 (1.54%) CentOS
2 1 (1.54%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Visualisation
2 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.92%) Wireframes
3 8 (12.31%) Full Stack Development
3 8 (12.31%) Project Management
3 8 (12.31%) Strategic Thinking
4 7 (10.77%) Front End Development
4 7 (10.77%) Typography
5 6 (9.23%) MVC
5 6 (9.23%) Workflow
6 5 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (7.69%) Global Marketing
6 5 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (7.69%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 4 (6.15%) Content Strategy
7 4 (6.15%) Digital Media Management
7 4 (6.15%) Post-Production
7 4 (6.15%) Prototyping
7 4 (6.15%) Thought Leadership
7 4 (6.15%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.23%) Clojure
2 6 (9.23%) Elixir
2 6 (9.23%) Elm
2 6 (9.23%) Rust
2 6 (9.23%) TypeScript
3 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Accessibility
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 60 (92.31%) Adobe
2 12 (18.46%) YouTube
3 8 (12.31%) Facebook
4 4 (6.15%) Instagram
4 4 (6.15%) Pinterest
4 4 (6.15%) Sony
5 3 (4.62%) Hootsuite
5 3 (4.62%) Twitter
6 1 (1.54%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat