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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe After Effects
UK
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 956 834 846
Rank change year-on-year -122 +12 +194
Permanent jobs citing Adobe After Effects 254 60 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.065% 0.059%
As % of the Applications category 1.89% 0.96% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 51
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,100 £22,000
25th Percentile £29,944 £28,875 £29,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £37,800 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.82% +0.80% -
75th Percentile £53,438 £53,250 £56,875
90th Percentile £64,800 £55,850 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,264 £48,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year -39.66% +102.08% -31.43%

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 13,449 6,271 6,861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.25% 6.83% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6,933 4,259 5,373
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £23,900
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,750 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.64% +4.00% +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 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Adobe After Effects in the UK

Adobe After Effects
Top 16 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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -82 241 £40,000 +6.67% 10
London -123 173 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Work from Home -212 90 £52,500 +51.38% 2
UK excluding London -91 78 £29,264 -39.66% 3
Midlands -43 26 £37,500 -20.89%
West Midlands - 25 £37,500 -
South East -71 23 £33,500 +13.56%
North of England -72 22 £27,014 -44.30% 3
North West -66 20 £27,014 +42.18% 2
Wales - 3 - -
Scotland -64 2 - -
North East -20 1 - -
East Midlands -28 1 - -
Yorkshire -40 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 239 (94.09%) Adobe
2 152 (59.84%) Photoshop
3 116 (45.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 112 (44.09%) User Experience
5 109 (42.91%) Adobe Premiere
5 109 (42.91%) Marketing
6 93 (36.61%) Advertising
7 87 (34.25%) Animation
7 87 (34.25%) Figma
8 84 (33.07%) Social Media
9 79 (31.10%) Graphic Design
9 79 (31.10%) InDesign
10 71 (27.95%) UX Design
11 68 (26.77%) Sketch
12 65 (25.59%) Social Skills
13 64 (25.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 62 (24.41%) Adobe XD
15 59 (23.23%) Typography
16 53 (20.87%) Storyboarding
16 53 (20.87%) CINEMA 4D
17 52 (20.47%) Wireframes
18 49 (19.29%) Degree
18 49 (19.29%) OLE
19 46 (18.11%) Motion Graphics
19 46 (18.11%) Interaction Design
20 43 (16.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
21 40 (15.75%) Prototyping
22 35 (13.78%) InVision
22 35 (13.78%) JIRA
23 34 (13.39%) JavaScript

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 2 (0.79%) Confluence
2 1 (0.39%) CMS
2 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 152 (59.84%) Photoshop
2 116 (45.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 109 (42.91%) Adobe Premiere
4 79 (31.10%) InDesign
5 68 (26.77%) Sketch
6 64 (25.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 62 (24.41%) Adobe XD
8 53 (20.87%) CINEMA 4D
9 43 (16.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 35 (13.78%) InVision
11 28 (11.02%) Maya
12 15 (5.91%) Zeplin
13 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
14 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
15 3 (1.18%) 3ds Max
15 3 (1.18%) Blender
15 3 (1.18%) MotionBuilder
15 3 (1.18%) NUKE
15 3 (1.18%) ZBrush
16 1 (0.39%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 87 (34.25%) Figma
2 32 (12.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 11 (4.33%) Google Play
4 4 (1.57%) Miro
5 3 (1.18%) Amazon Alexa
5 3 (1.18%) GitHub
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (0.39%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.09%) Broadband
2 1 (0.39%) Internet
Development Applications
1 35 (13.78%) JIRA
2 2 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
General
1 109 (42.91%) Marketing
2 93 (36.61%) Advertising
3 65 (25.59%) Social Skills
4 31 (12.20%) Influencing Skills
5 25 (9.84%) Presentation Skills
6 23 (9.06%) Automotive
7 22 (8.66%) Finance
7 22 (8.66%) Games
7 22 (8.66%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 19 (7.48%) Multimedia
9 18 (7.09%) Banking
10 17 (6.69%) Public Sector
11 16 (6.30%) Organisational Skills
12 15 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (3.94%) German Language
13 10 (3.94%) Retail
14 5 (1.97%) Law
15 4 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 196 (77.17%) Designer
2 49 (19.29%) Senior Designer
3 43 (16.93%) UI Designer
4 40 (15.75%) Digital Designer
5 31 (12.20%) Video Content Producer
6 25 (9.84%) Senior Producer
7 22 (8.66%) UX Designer
8 20 (7.87%) Senior UI Designer
9 19 (7.48%) Video Editor
10 17 (6.69%) Lead Designer
11 15 (5.91%) Junior
12 11 (4.33%) Creative Designer
13 10 (3.94%) UI/UX Designer
14 9 (3.54%) Graphic Designer
15 8 (3.15%) Senior UX Designer
16 4 (1.57%) Junior Designer
16 4 (1.57%) Motion Graphics Designer
17 3 (1.18%) 3D Animator
17 3 (1.18%) Animator
17 3 (1.18%) Mobile Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (19.29%) OLE
2 31 (12.20%) CSS
3 30 (11.81%) HTML
4 17 (6.69%) Framer.js
5 3 (1.18%) Tailwind CSS
6 2 (0.79%) Apache Flex
6 2 (0.79%) HTML5
7 1 (0.39%) GreenSock GSAP
7 1 (0.39%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 112 (44.09%) User Experience
2 87 (34.25%) Animation
3 84 (33.07%) Social Media
4 79 (31.10%) Graphic Design
5 46 (18.11%) Motion Graphics
6 25 (9.84%) Mobile App
7 18 (7.09%) Video\Live Streaming
8 14 (5.51%) Video Editing
9 9 (3.54%) Analytical Mindset
10 8 (3.15%) Life Science
11 5 (1.97%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.97%) Blockchain
12 3 (1.18%) e-Learning
12 3 (1.18%) Podcast
12 3 (1.18%) Web3
13 2 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
14 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
14 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.39%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.12%) Android
1 13 (5.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (27.95%) UX Design
2 59 (23.23%) Typography
3 53 (20.87%) Storyboarding
4 52 (20.47%) Wireframes
5 46 (18.11%) Interaction Design
6 40 (15.75%) Prototyping
7 34 (13.39%) Storytelling
8 31 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
9 28 (11.02%) Post-Production
10 26 (10.24%) User Research
11 24 (9.45%) Agile
12 23 (9.06%) 3D Animation
12 23 (9.06%) CAD
13 22 (8.66%) Collaborative Working
14 21 (8.27%) Project Management
14 21 (8.27%) Visualisation
15 19 (7.48%) Web Design
16 18 (7.09%) Scrum
16 18 (7.09%) Time Management
17 17 (6.69%) Design Thinking
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.39%) JavaScript
2 10 (3.94%) R
3 9 (3.54%) C
4 4 (1.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 49 (19.29%) Degree
2 17 (6.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.76%) Accessibility
2 5 (1.97%) QA
Vendors
1 239 (94.09%) Adobe
2 24 (9.45%) Sony
3 19 (7.48%) Apple
4 14 (5.51%) Google
5 12 (4.72%) YouTube
6 8 (3.15%) Avid
6 8 (3.15%) Facebook
6 8 (3.15%) Instagram
6 8 (3.15%) TikTok
6 8 (3.15%) Twitter
7 4 (1.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.57%) Xero
8 3 (1.18%) CA
9 2 (0.79%) BT