Period
to 10 May 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 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe After Effects
UK
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 821 872 1041
Rank change year-on-year +51 +169 +86
Permanent jobs citing Adobe After Effects 59 60 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.060% 0.055%
As % of the Applications category 1.00% 0.80% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 48
10th Percentile £26,850 £22,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £30,375 £30,563 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £53,250 £55,938 £43,750
90th Percentile £55,950 £80,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £24,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +89.58% -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 5,906 7,528 12,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.73% 7.52% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4,116 5,900 9,125
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £22,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £41,100 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.41% +2.75% +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% +2.94%

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 10 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Adobe After Effects in the UK

Adobe After Effects
Top 12 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 10 May 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 +80 50 £37,800 +0.80% 6
London +61 31 £41,250 -4.07%
UK excluding London +73 28 £45,500 +89.58% 6
North of England +22 11 £48,500 +102.08% 2
Scotland - 9 £48,500 -
South East +56 6 £29,500 -21.33% 3
Work from Home -156 6 £46,400 +93.33% 1
North West +32 5 £19,000 -20.83%
North East - 5 £48,500 - 2
Midlands +10 2 £47,400 +72.36%
East Midlands - 2 £47,400 -
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 10 May 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 50 (84.75%) Adobe
2 37 (62.71%) Photoshop
3 29 (49.15%) Social Media
4 28 (47.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 25 (42.37%) CSS
5 25 (42.37%) HTML
5 25 (42.37%) Sketch
6 24 (40.68%) Adobe Premiere
7 23 (38.98%) Marketing
7 23 (38.98%) User Experience
8 22 (37.29%) Social Skills
9 20 (33.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 18 (30.51%) Motion Graphics
11 17 (28.81%) Animation
12 16 (27.12%) InDesign
13 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
13 15 (25.42%) Figma
14 12 (20.34%) Wireframes
15 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (18.64%) Visualisation
15 11 (18.64%) Adobe XD
16 10 (16.95%) Organisational Skills
16 10 (16.95%) Graphic Design
16 10 (16.95%) CINEMA 4D
16 10 (16.95%) Broadband
17 9 (15.25%) Typography
17 9 (15.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 9 (15.25%) Framer.js
17 9 (15.25%) Post-Production
17 9 (15.25%) Digital Media

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 4 (6.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (62.71%) Photoshop
2 28 (47.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (42.37%) Sketch
4 24 (40.68%) Adobe Premiere
5 20 (33.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 16 (27.12%) InDesign
7 15 (25.42%) Figma
8 11 (18.64%) Adobe XD
9 10 (16.95%) CINEMA 4D
10 7 (11.86%) Final Cut Pro
11 5 (8.47%) Blender
12 3 (5.08%) Flinto
12 3 (5.08%) InVision
13 2 (3.39%) 3ds Max
13 2 (3.39%) Houdini
13 2 (3.39%) Maya
14 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 8 (13.56%) GitHub
3 6 (10.17%) SaaS
4 3 (5.08%) Canva
4 3 (5.08%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) FumeFX
General
1 23 (38.98%) Marketing
2 22 (37.29%) Social Skills
3 10 (16.95%) Organisational Skills
4 8 (13.56%) Legal
5 7 (11.86%) Advertising
5 7 (11.86%) Games
6 4 (6.78%) Multimedia
7 2 (3.39%) Publishing
8 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 32 (54.24%) Designer
2 13 (22.03%) Interaction Designer
3 11 (18.64%) Senior Designer
4 8 (13.56%) Senior Interaction Designer
5 6 (10.17%) Lead Designer
6 5 (8.47%) Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Digital Producer
6 5 (8.47%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 5 (8.47%) UI Designer
7 4 (6.78%) Digital Media Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Video Content Producer
7 4 (6.78%) Video Editor
8 3 (5.08%) Digital Marketing Assistant
8 3 (5.08%) Graphic Designer
8 3 (5.08%) Marketing Assistant
8 3 (5.08%) UI/UX Designer
8 3 (5.08%) UX Designer
9 2 (3.39%) Digital Production Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (42.37%) CSS
1 25 (42.37%) HTML
2 9 (15.25%) Framer.js
3 8 (13.56%) jQuery
3 8 (13.56%) Web Services
4 7 (11.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 7 (11.86%) Unreal Engine
5 5 (8.47%) CSS3
5 5 (8.47%) GraphQL
5 5 (8.47%) HTML5
5 5 (8.47%) Node.js
5 5 (8.47%) React
5 5 (8.47%) SVG
6 1 (1.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 29 (49.15%) Social Media
2 23 (38.98%) User Experience
3 18 (30.51%) Motion Graphics
4 17 (28.81%) Animation
5 10 (16.95%) Graphic Design
6 9 (15.25%) Digital Media
7 7 (11.86%) Video Editing
8 6 (10.17%) Vector Graphics
9 5 (8.47%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
11 2 (3.39%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (3.39%) Life Science
11 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (1.69%) e-Learning
12 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (1.69%) Learning Management System
12 1 (1.69%) Podcast
12 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
12 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Wireframes
2 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.64%) Visualisation
3 9 (15.25%) Post-Production
3 9 (15.25%) Typography
4 8 (13.56%) Front End Development
4 8 (13.56%) Project Management
4 8 (13.56%) Strategic Thinking
5 6 (10.17%) Prototyping
6 5 (8.47%) MVC
6 5 (8.47%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 4 (6.78%) Content Strategy
7 4 (6.78%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (6.78%) Digital Media Management
7 4 (6.78%) Storytelling
7 4 (6.78%) Thought Leadership
7 4 (6.78%) Workflow
8 3 (5.08%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 3 (5.08%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.47%) Clojure
2 5 (8.47%) Elixir
2 5 (8.47%) Elm
2 5 (8.47%) Rust
2 5 (8.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 50 (84.75%) Adobe
2 7 (11.86%) YouTube
3 4 (6.78%) Pinterest
3 4 (6.78%) Sony
4 3 (5.08%) Facebook
4 3 (5.08%) Hootsuite
4 3 (5.08%) Twitter
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft