Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Illustrator
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 707 627 544
Rank change year-on-year -80 -83 +6
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 406 634 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Applications category 3.52% 4.35% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 357 501 695
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -

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 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 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 17 September 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 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 -66 383 £42,500 +6.25% 139
UK excluding London -78 208 £37,500 +7.14% 101
London +12 192 £47,500 +2.70% 44
South East +13 81 £40,000 +16.79% 15
North of England -21 52 £40,000 +23.08% 40
North West +14 40 £37,500 +11.94% 21
Midlands +38 27 £32,250 -7.86% 28
South West -8 20 £27,500 -21.43% 7
West Midlands +35 15 £42,000 +20.00% 15
Scotland +7 15 £38,250 +14.18% 6
East Midlands +16 12 £27,500 -21.43% 13
East of England +25 11 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Yorkshire -30 10 £45,000 +50.00% 13
North East +20 2 £40,750 +43.23% 6
Wales +11 2 £35,000 -12.50%

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 344 (84.73%) Photoshop
2 263 (64.78%) User Experience
3 234 (57.64%) Adobe
4 220 (54.19%) HTML
5 215 (52.96%) CSS
6 167 (41.13%) Wireframes
6 167 (41.13%) Sketch
7 158 (38.92%) JavaScript
8 117 (28.82%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (25.62%) Prototyping
10 91 (22.41%) Marketing
11 89 (21.92%) InDesign
12 81 (19.95%) Sass
13 69 (17.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 68 (16.75%) PHP
15 66 (16.26%) Web Development
16 64 (15.76%) jQuery
16 64 (15.76%) HTML5
17 63 (15.52%) WordPress
18 61 (15.02%) Axure RP
18 61 (15.02%) InVision
19 59 (14.53%) React
19 59 (14.53%) CSS3
20 58 (14.29%) Front End Development
21 53 (13.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 50 (12.32%) Graphic Design
23 48 (11.82%) Degree
23 48 (11.82%) Finance
24 47 (11.58%) Scrum
25 44 (10.84%) Adobe After Effects

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 63 (15.52%) WordPress
2 43 (10.59%) CMS
3 15 (3.69%) Drupal
4 4 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (0.99%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.74%) Apache
6 2 (0.49%) IIS
6 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.25%) Confluence
7 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
Applications
1 344 (84.73%) Photoshop
2 167 (41.13%) Sketch
3 89 (21.92%) InDesign
4 61 (15.02%) InVision
5 53 (13.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 44 (10.84%) Adobe After Effects
7 38 (9.36%) Adobe XD
8 21 (5.17%) Adobe Premiere
9 19 (4.68%) Zeplin
10 15 (3.69%) OmniGraffle
11 13 (3.20%) Marvel
12 12 (2.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 8 (1.97%) Figma
14 6 (1.48%) CINEMA 4D
15 5 (1.23%) Acrobat
16 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
17 2 (0.49%) Fireworks
17 2 (0.49%) FreeHand
17 2 (0.49%) Maya
17 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.72%) Magento
2 2 (0.49%) Shopify
3 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.25%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 22 (5.42%) SaaS
3 9 (2.22%) GitHub
3 9 (2.22%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.48%) AWS
4 6 (1.48%) npm
5 5 (1.23%) Serverless
6 2 (0.49%) Azure
6 2 (0.49%) Canva
6 2 (0.49%) GCP
6 2 (0.49%) Google Docs
6 2 (0.49%) Sage Pay
6 2 (0.49%) Yarn
7 1 (0.25%) AdWords
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) Asana
7 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.25%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.25%) Office 365
7 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.17%) Internet
2 2 (0.49%) HTTP
2 2 (0.49%) SSH
3 1 (0.25%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.36%) MySQL
2 12 (2.96%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.48%) MongoDB
3 6 (1.48%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 61 (15.02%) Axure RP
2 42 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.43%) JIRA
4 11 (2.71%) Dreamweaver
5 9 (2.22%) Subversion
6 8 (1.97%) webpack
7 7 (1.72%) gulp
8 6 (1.48%) Balsamiq
9 5 (1.23%) Grunt
9 5 (1.23%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.23%) Visual Studio Code
10 3 (0.74%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.49%) Protractor
11 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.25%) JSUnit
12 1 (0.25%) Mocha
12 1 (0.25%) Xcode
General
1 91 (22.41%) Marketing
2 48 (11.82%) Finance
3 31 (7.64%) Advertising
4 17 (4.19%) Retail
5 16 (3.94%) Games
6 14 (3.45%) Banking
7 7 (1.72%) Automotive
8 4 (0.99%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.74%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.74%) Publishing
10 2 (0.49%) German Language
10 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
11 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 267 (65.76%) Designer
2 135 (33.25%) UX Designer
3 107 (26.35%) Developer
4 103 (25.37%) UI Designer
5 71 (17.49%) UI/UX Designer
6 53 (13.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 44 (10.84%) Senior Designer
8 31 (7.64%) Digital Designer
9 25 (6.16%) Web Designer
10 23 (5.67%) Graphic Designer
10 23 (5.67%) Web Developer
11 18 (4.43%) PHP Developer
11 18 (4.43%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.94%) Senior UX Designer
13 15 (3.69%) Junior
14 12 (2.96%) UX Developer
15 10 (2.46%) Photoshop Designer
15 10 (2.46%) UI Developer
16 9 (2.22%) Junior Designer
16 9 (2.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (54.19%) HTML
2 215 (52.96%) CSS
3 81 (19.95%) Sass
4 64 (15.76%) HTML5
4 64 (15.76%) jQuery
5 59 (14.53%) CSS3
5 59 (14.53%) React
6 39 (9.61%) AngularJS
7 33 (8.13%) LESS
8 26 (6.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 21 (5.17%) .NET
9 21 (5.17%) Vue.js
10 19 (4.68%) Node.js
10 19 (4.68%) SVG
11 12 (2.96%) Material Design
12 11 (2.71%) XML
13 10 (2.46%) ASP.NET
13 10 (2.46%) Laravel
14 9 (2.22%) LAMP
15 8 (1.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 263 (64.78%) User Experience
2 50 (12.32%) Graphic Design
3 44 (10.84%) Mobile App
4 36 (8.87%) Social Media
5 23 (5.67%) Animation
6 16 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (3.45%) Motion Graphics
8 11 (2.71%) Video Editing
9 7 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.48%) iPad
11 5 (1.23%) Photography
12 4 (0.99%) Blog
12 4 (0.99%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.99%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.99%) Video\Live Streaming
13 3 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.74%) New Media
14 2 (0.49%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.49%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.90%) Android
2 27 (6.65%) Apple iOS
3 8 (1.97%) Linux
4 3 (0.74%) Windows
5 1 (0.25%) Android TV
5 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (41.13%) Wireframes
2 117 (28.82%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (25.62%) Prototyping
4 69 (17.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 66 (16.26%) Web Development
6 58 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 47 (11.58%) Scrum
8 37 (9.11%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (8.62%) Analytics
9 35 (8.62%) E-Commerce
9 35 (8.62%) SEO
10 31 (7.64%) Typography
11 30 (7.39%) Web Design
11 30 (7.39%) Workflow
12 29 (7.14%) Kanban
13 28 (6.90%) B2B
14 23 (5.67%) Collaborative Working
15 21 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
15 21 (5.17%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 20 (4.93%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 158 (38.92%) JavaScript
2 68 (16.75%) PHP
3 21 (5.17%) C#
4 14 (3.45%) Java
5 9 (2.22%) SQL
6 6 (1.48%) C
6 6 (1.48%) Python
6 6 (1.48%) TypeScript
7 3 (0.74%) ES6
8 2 (0.49%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.25%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.25%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.25%) Go
9 1 (0.25%) Java 8
9 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 48 (11.82%) Degree
2 4 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.71%) QA
2 3 (0.74%) GDPR
3 2 (0.49%) WAI
3 2 (0.49%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Docker
1 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.25%) cPanel
2 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 234 (57.64%) Adobe
2 17 (4.19%) Google
3 9 (2.22%) Facebook
3 9 (2.22%) HubSpot
3 9 (2.22%) Twitter
4 7 (1.72%) Microsoft
5 4 (0.99%) Instagram
5 4 (0.99%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.74%) Apple
6 3 (0.74%) Zend
7 2 (0.49%) Alibaba
7 2 (0.49%) YouTube
8 1 (0.25%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.25%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.25%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.25%) Splunk
8 1 (0.25%) Spotify