Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Adobe Creative Suite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe Creative Suite over the 6 months to 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Creative Suite
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 809 774 720
Rank change year-on-year -35 -54 +24
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite 283 421 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Applications category 2.45% 2.89% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 227 308 393
UK median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.26% +8.33% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £57,875 £56,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +2.94% +6.25%

Adobe Creative Suite 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 11,543 14,579 15,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.14% 8.74% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9,039 11,295 11,684
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +2.94% +4.62%

Adobe Creative Suite
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Adobe Creative Suite as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Creative Suite in the UK

Adobe Creative Suite
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite.

Salary trend for Adobe Creative Suite in the UK

Adobe Creative Suite
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Adobe Creative Suite in the UK

Adobe Creative Suite
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 Creative Suite within the UK over the 6 months to 17 September 2019. 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 -17 274 £35,000 -10.26% 83
London +39 143 £45,000 +12.50% 24
UK excluding London -30 137 £30,000 -14.29% 61
South East +9 44 £30,000 -26.15% 16
North of England +11 32 £35,000 +7.69% 22
East of England +70 24 £32,000 +11.30% 4
South West +3 19 £29,500 +37.21% 3
Yorkshire +2 17 £29,000 -20.00% 5
North West +15 15 £37,500 +28.21% 13
Midlands +15 12 £27,500 -29.49% 14
West Midlands +14 7 £27,500 -29.49% 7
Scotland +10 6 £28,750 -11.54% 1
East Midlands +14 5 £30,500 -18.67% 7

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, IT jobs citing Adobe Creative Suite 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 Creative Suite.

1 283 (100.00%) Adobe
2 146 (51.59%) HTML
3 145 (51.24%) CSS
4 139 (49.12%) User Experience
5 98 (34.63%) Wireframes
6 75 (26.50%) Sketch
7 69 (24.38%) JavaScript
8 66 (23.32%) Marketing
9 65 (22.97%) Photoshop
10 60 (21.20%) Prototyping
11 55 (19.43%) WordPress
12 53 (18.73%) Adobe Illustrator
13 52 (18.37%) InVision
14 51 (18.02%) HTML5
14 51 (18.02%) CSS3
15 47 (16.61%) Typography
16 46 (16.25%) Front End Development
17 44 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
18 42 (14.84%) Finance
19 39 (13.78%) Problem-Solving
20 36 (12.72%) Degree
21 35 (12.37%) Responsive Web Design
22 32 (11.31%) Graphic Design
22 32 (11.31%) jQuery
23 31 (10.95%) Web Development
23 31 (10.95%) Windows
23 31 (10.95%) Sass
24 30 (10.60%) InDesign
24 30 (10.60%) Git (software)
25 28 (9.89%) Active Directory

Adobe Creative Suite
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 55 (19.43%) WordPress
2 27 (9.54%) CMS
3 11 (3.89%) Drupal
4 9 (3.18%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.12%) Joomla!
6 5 (1.77%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.06%) Confluence
8 2 (0.71%) Apache
8 2 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 75 (26.50%) Sketch
2 65 (22.97%) Photoshop
3 53 (18.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 52 (18.37%) InVision
5 30 (10.60%) InDesign
6 19 (6.71%) Adobe After Effects
7 18 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (6.01%) Adobe XD
9 13 (4.59%) Zeplin
10 8 (2.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 7 (2.47%) Adobe Captivate
12 6 (2.12%) Adobe Premiere
12 6 (2.12%) CINEMA 4D
12 6 (2.12%) Maya
12 6 (2.12%) MODO
12 6 (2.12%) NUKE
13 4 (1.41%) Acrobat
13 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
14 3 (1.06%) Marvel
14 3 (1.06%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 22 (7.77%) Magento
2 3 (1.06%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.19%) Office 365
2 10 (3.53%) Google Analytics
3 6 (2.12%) AWS
3 6 (2.12%) Dropbox
3 6 (2.12%) G Suite
3 6 (2.12%) GCP
3 6 (2.12%) SaaS
4 5 (1.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (1.06%) Azure
6 2 (0.71%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.71%) npm
6 2 (0.71%) PaaS
6 2 (0.71%) Trello
7 1 (0.35%) AdWords
7 1 (0.35%) Google Docs
7 1 (0.35%) Google Sheets
7 1 (0.35%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.35%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.59%) DHCP
1 13 (4.59%) DNS
2 8 (2.83%) Firewall
3 6 (2.12%) FTP
3 6 (2.12%) Network Security
3 6 (2.12%) VoIP
3 6 (2.12%) Wireless
4 2 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.71%) SSH
4 2 (0.71%) VPN
4 2 (0.71%) WebEx
5 1 (0.35%) Skype
5 1 (0.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.36%) MySQL
2 7 (2.47%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.71%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 30 (10.60%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.07%) Axure RP
3 8 (2.83%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (2.47%) JIRA
4 7 (2.47%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.77%) Grunt
6 4 (1.41%) Balsamiq
6 4 (1.41%) gulp
6 4 (1.41%) webpack
7 2 (0.71%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.71%) Protractor
7 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 66 (23.32%) Marketing
2 42 (14.84%) Finance
3 22 (7.77%) Games
4 18 (6.36%) Retail
4 18 (6.36%) Telecoms
5 16 (5.65%) Advertising
6 9 (3.18%) Banking
7 3 (1.06%) Automotive
8 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.71%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 170 (60.07%) Designer
2 71 (25.09%) UI Designer
3 62 (21.91%) UX Designer
4 59 (20.85%) Developer
5 40 (14.13%) UI/UX Designer
6 31 (10.95%) Digital Designer
6 31 (10.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 21 (7.42%) Junior
8 19 (6.71%) Web Developer
9 17 (6.01%) Senior Designer
10 14 (4.95%) Web Designer
10 14 (4.95%) WordPress Developer
11 12 (4.24%) Junior Designer
12 10 (3.53%) Team Leader
13 9 (3.18%) Junior Developer
13 9 (3.18%) Service Desk Team Leader
14 8 (2.83%) Games Artist
14 8 (2.83%) IT Support
14 8 (2.83%) PHP Developer
14 8 (2.83%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (51.59%) HTML
2 145 (51.24%) CSS
3 51 (18.02%) CSS3
3 51 (18.02%) HTML5
4 32 (11.31%) jQuery
5 31 (10.95%) Sass
6 17 (6.01%) XHTML
7 11 (3.89%) Flash
8 9 (3.18%) AngularJS
9 8 (2.83%) Unreal Engine
10 7 (2.47%) Ajax
10 7 (2.47%) LESS
10 7 (2.47%) Zurb Foundation
11 6 (2.12%) CGI
11 6 (2.12%) Laravel
12 5 (1.77%) .NET
12 5 (1.77%) ASP.NET
12 5 (1.77%) Framer.js
12 5 (1.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (1.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 139 (49.12%) User Experience
2 32 (11.31%) Graphic Design
3 27 (9.54%) Animation
4 14 (4.95%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (4.24%) e-Learning
6 11 (3.89%) Social Media
7 6 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.12%) W3C
8 5 (1.77%) Video Editing
9 4 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.41%) iPhone
9 4 (1.41%) Learning Management System
9 4 (1.41%) Photography
9 4 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.06%) Motion Graphics
10 3 (1.06%) Online Games
11 2 (0.71%) iPad
11 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.95%) Windows
2 19 (6.71%) Mac OS X
3 13 (4.59%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.24%) Windows 10
5 11 (3.89%) Android
5 11 (3.89%) Linux
6 9 (3.18%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.77%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.35%) SUSE
9 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (34.63%) Wireframes
2 60 (21.20%) Prototyping
3 47 (16.61%) Typography
4 46 (16.25%) Front End Development
5 44 (15.55%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (13.78%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (12.37%) Responsive Web Design
8 31 (10.95%) Web Development
9 26 (9.19%) Web Design
10 24 (8.48%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 22 (7.77%) E-Commerce
12 21 (7.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (6.36%) Time Management
14 15 (5.30%) Strategic Thinking
15 14 (4.95%) Analytics
15 14 (4.95%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
16 13 (4.59%) Asset Management
16 13 (4.59%) Collaborative Working
16 13 (4.59%) CRM
17 12 (4.24%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 69 (24.38%) JavaScript
2 26 (9.19%) PHP
3 8 (2.83%) SQL
4 5 (1.77%) C
5 3 (1.06%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.35%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (12.72%) Degree
2 2 (0.71%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.06%) GDPR
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) WAI
3 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 28 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.41%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (1.06%) WSUS
3 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 283 (100.00%) Adobe
2 21 (7.42%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.07%) Google
4 13 (4.59%) Apple
5 5 (1.77%) Cisco
6 4 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.06%) Bomgar
7 3 (1.06%) Facebook
7 3 (1.06%) Meraki
7 3 (1.06%) VMware
7 3 (1.06%) Xerox
8 2 (0.71%) Acronis
8 2 (0.71%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (0.71%) Dell
8 2 (0.71%) Twitter
8 2 (0.71%) Zend
9 1 (0.35%) Hootsuite
9 1 (0.35%) Instagram
9 1 (0.35%) Quark
9 1 (0.35%) ServiceNow