Period
to 15 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 6 months to 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Illustrator
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 695 630 519
Rank change year-on-year -65 -111 +17
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 394 612 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Applications category 3.59% 4.29% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 343 467 765
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £23,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -1.52%

Adobe Illustrator 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 10,967 14,275 15,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.01% 8.76% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8,683 11,012 12,309
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +4.48% +3.08%

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the UK over the 6 months to 15 November 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 -65 367 £42,500 +6.25% 115
UK excluding London -6 206 £37,500 +7.14% 91
London -40 176 £47,500 +5.56% 26
South East +22 69 £39,500 -7.06% 24
Midlands +52 48 £32,500 +30.00% 22
North of England +1 44 £38,000 +9.51% 28
East Midlands +32 31 £27,500 +22.22% 14
North West 0 29 £35,000 +4.48% 15
West Midlands +56 17 £42,000 +12.00% 8
South West -5 17 £25,000 +4.17% 8
Scotland +14 15 £29,000 -10.77% 1
East of England +34 12 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Yorkshire -15 12 £43,750 +25.00% 7
North East +23 3 £40,000 +53.85% 6
Wales +10 1 £45,000 +50.00% 1

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 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 Illustrator.

1 326 (82.74%) Photoshop
2 262 (66.50%) Adobe
3 252 (63.96%) User Experience
4 235 (59.64%) HTML
5 231 (58.63%) CSS
6 165 (41.88%) JavaScript
7 150 (38.07%) Sketch
8 141 (35.79%) Wireframes
9 106 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
10 94 (23.86%) Marketing
11 90 (22.84%) InDesign
12 87 (22.08%) Prototyping
13 82 (20.81%) Sass
14 78 (19.80%) Web Development
15 72 (18.27%) HTML5
16 71 (18.02%) Front End Development
17 68 (17.26%) jQuery
18 63 (15.99%) CSS3
19 62 (15.74%) WordPress
19 62 (15.74%) PHP
20 60 (15.23%) Finance
21 57 (14.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 57 (14.47%) React
22 54 (13.71%) InVision
23 53 (13.45%) Axure RP
24 52 (13.20%) Responsive Web Design
25 49 (12.44%) CMS
26 48 (12.18%) Adobe XD
27 47 (11.93%) AngularJS
28 43 (10.91%) Git (software)

Adobe Illustrator
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 62 (15.74%) WordPress
2 49 (12.44%) CMS
3 12 (3.05%) Drupal
4 7 (1.78%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.27%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.76%) Apache
7 3 (0.76%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.51%) Confluence
8 2 (0.51%) IIS
9 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
Applications
1 326 (82.74%) Photoshop
2 150 (38.07%) Sketch
3 90 (22.84%) InDesign
4 57 (14.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 54 (13.71%) InVision
6 48 (12.18%) Adobe XD
7 38 (9.64%) Adobe After Effects
8 20 (5.08%) Adobe Premiere
9 18 (4.57%) OmniGraffle
10 17 (4.31%) Zeplin
11 10 (2.54%) Figma
11 10 (2.54%) Marvel
12 8 (2.03%) Acrobat
12 8 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 7 (1.78%) Fireworks
14 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
14 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
15 2 (0.51%) FreeHand
15 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
16 1 (0.25%) Maya
Business Applications
1 9 (2.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.25%) Shopify
2 1 (0.25%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 23 (5.84%) SaaS
3 12 (3.05%) GitHub
4 10 (2.54%) Google Analytics
5 9 (2.28%) AWS
5 9 (2.28%) npm
6 6 (1.52%) MailChimp
7 4 (1.02%) Azure
8 3 (0.76%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.76%) AWS CodePipeline
8 3 (0.76%) Serverless
8 3 (0.76%) Trello
9 2 (0.51%) GCP
9 2 (0.51%) Office 365
9 2 (0.51%) Sage Pay
9 2 (0.51%) Yarn
10 1 (0.25%) Asana
10 1 (0.25%) Canva
10 1 (0.25%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.84%) Internet
2 2 (0.51%) SSH
3 1 (0.25%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.25%) DHCP
3 1 (0.25%) DNS
3 1 (0.25%) HTTP
3 1 (0.25%) NAS
3 1 (0.25%) SAN
3 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.39%) MySQL
2 23 (5.84%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.54%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 53 (13.45%) Axure RP
2 43 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.81%) Grunt
4 12 (3.05%) JIRA
4 12 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (3.05%) webpack
5 11 (2.79%) gulp
6 10 (2.54%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.28%) Balsamiq
7 9 (2.28%) Dreamweaver
8 7 (1.78%) Jasmine
9 6 (1.52%) Fiddler
9 6 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (1.52%) Protractor
10 5 (1.27%) Subversion
11 3 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio Code
12 1 (0.25%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.25%) Babel
12 1 (0.25%) CasperJS
General
1 94 (23.86%) Marketing
2 60 (15.23%) Finance
3 35 (8.88%) Advertising
4 15 (3.81%) Games
4 15 (3.81%) Retail
5 12 (3.05%) Banking
6 7 (1.78%) Automotive
6 7 (1.78%) Publishing
7 4 (1.02%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.76%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.51%) German Language
9 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) French Language
10 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 265 (67.26%) Designer
2 134 (34.01%) UX Designer
3 125 (31.73%) Developer
4 107 (27.16%) UI Designer
5 73 (18.53%) UI/UX Designer
6 59 (14.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 42 (10.66%) Senior Designer
8 33 (8.38%) Web Designer
9 29 (7.36%) Digital Designer
9 29 (7.36%) Web Developer
10 26 (6.60%) Junior
11 22 (5.58%) Graphic Designer
12 20 (5.08%) PHP Developer
12 20 (5.08%) Senior UX Designer
13 17 (4.31%) Senior Developer
14 13 (3.30%) Junior Designer
14 13 (3.30%) Senior UI Designer
15 12 (3.05%) Junior Developer
15 12 (3.05%) Software Developer
16 11 (2.79%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (59.64%) HTML
2 231 (58.63%) CSS
3 82 (20.81%) Sass
4 72 (18.27%) HTML5
5 68 (17.26%) jQuery
6 63 (15.99%) CSS3
7 57 (14.47%) React
8 47 (11.93%) AngularJS
9 39 (9.90%) LESS
10 31 (7.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (7.11%) .NET
12 21 (5.33%) Vue.js
13 19 (4.82%) Node.js
14 15 (3.81%) Ajax
14 15 (3.81%) SVG
15 14 (3.55%) ASP.NET
15 14 (3.55%) Laravel
16 12 (3.05%) LAMP
16 12 (3.05%) Semantic HTML
16 12 (3.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 252 (63.96%) User Experience
2 42 (10.66%) Graphic Design
3 39 (9.90%) Mobile App
4 38 (9.64%) Social Media
5 23 (5.84%) Animation
6 13 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.28%) Blog
7 9 (2.28%) Motion Graphics
8 8 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.03%) Video Editing
9 6 (1.52%) iPad
9 6 (1.52%) W3C
10 5 (1.27%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.02%) Photography
12 3 (0.76%) New Media
12 3 (0.76%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.76%) Video\Live Streaming
13 2 (0.51%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.51%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.51%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.33%) Apple iOS
2 20 (5.08%) Android
3 7 (1.78%) Linux
4 5 (1.27%) Windows
5 1 (0.25%) Android TV
5 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (35.79%) Wireframes
2 106 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (22.08%) Prototyping
4 78 (19.80%) Web Development
5 71 (18.02%) Front End Development
6 52 (13.20%) Responsive Web Design
7 39 (9.90%) Scrum
8 38 (9.64%) Web Design
9 37 (9.39%) E-Commerce
10 34 (8.63%) Problem-Solving
11 33 (8.38%) Collaborative Working
12 31 (7.87%) Analytics
13 28 (7.11%) Typography
14 27 (6.85%) SEO
15 23 (5.84%) B2B
15 23 (5.84%) B2C
15 23 (5.84%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 19 (4.82%) DevOps
17 18 (4.57%) Artificial Intelligence
17 18 (4.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 165 (41.88%) JavaScript
2 62 (15.74%) PHP
3 27 (6.85%) C#
4 17 (4.31%) SQL
5 11 (2.79%) Java
6 7 (1.78%) Python
7 3 (0.76%) C
8 2 (0.51%) Apple Swift
8 2 (0.51%) ES6
8 2 (0.51%) Go
8 2 (0.51%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.25%) Java 8
9 1 (0.25%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.25%) Scala
9 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (10.91%) Degree
2 4 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.25%) HNC
3 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.52%) WAI
2 2 (0.51%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) NFS
2 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.76%) Terraform
2 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.25%) cPanel
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 262 (66.50%) Adobe
2 21 (5.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.31%) Google
4 8 (2.03%) HubSpot
5 6 (1.52%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.02%) Facebook
6 4 (1.02%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.02%) Twitter
7 3 (0.76%) ClickTale
7 3 (0.76%) Crazy Egg
7 3 (0.76%) Hotjar
7 3 (0.76%) Splunk
8 2 (0.51%) Alibaba
8 2 (0.51%) Sony
9 1 (0.25%) Apple
9 1 (0.25%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.25%) Instagram
9 1 (0.25%) Mitel
9 1 (0.25%) VMware
9 1 (0.25%) Zend