Period
to 29 November 2021

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 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Illustrator
UK
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 784 619 722
Rank change year-on-year -165 +103 -57
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 272 114 367
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Applications category 2.44% 3.51% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 149 87 318
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
25th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £32,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £83,000 £73,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% -6.67% +10.29%

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 11,142 3,246 10,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.66% 5.99% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6,814 2,678 8,661
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £22,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,345 £44,000 £38,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.78% +15.79% -5.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Adobe Illustrator.

Salary trend for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Adobe Illustrator over the 6 months to 29 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
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 Illustrator within the UK over the 6 months to 29 November 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 -165 255 £42,500 +6.25% 46
London -148 147 £45,500 +1.11% 15
UK excluding London -198 113 £36,500 +4.29% 33
South East -133 34 £27,500 -15.38% 9
Work from Home -227 31 £36,000 -45.66% 7
South West -59 28 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Midlands -99 21 £60,000 +90.48% 7
West Midlands -99 16 £60,000 +83.21% 4
North of England -133 14 £27,500 -38.89% 10
Yorkshire -94 9 £27,000 -40.00% 4
Scotland -67 7 - - 2
East of England -107 6 £49,000 +151.28% 2
East Midlands -59 5 £28,000 +21.74% 3
North West -113 5 £35,000 -36.36% 4
Northern Ireland -45 2 £40,000 -
Wales -46 1 £26,000 -25.71%

For the 6 months to 29 November 2021, 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.

1 225 (82.72%) Photoshop
2 203 (74.63%) Adobe
3 128 (47.06%) User Experience
4 119 (43.75%) HTML
5 113 (41.54%) CSS
6 90 (33.09%) JavaScript
6 90 (33.09%) Marketing
7 77 (28.31%) InDesign
7 77 (28.31%) Social Skills
8 72 (26.47%) Adobe XD
9 69 (25.37%) Sketch
10 59 (21.69%) Degree
11 50 (18.38%) React
12 49 (18.01%) Animation
13 46 (16.91%) Adobe After Effects
14 44 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
14 44 (16.18%) Social Media
15 43 (15.81%) Figma
16 41 (15.07%) Wireframes
17 40 (14.71%) Front End Development
18 38 (13.97%) AngularJS
18 38 (13.97%) WordPress
18 38 (13.97%) Git (software)
18 38 (13.97%) Finance
19 37 (13.60%) Graphic Design
20 36 (13.24%) Typography
21 35 (12.87%) InVision
21 35 (12.87%) Blog
21 35 (12.87%) HTML5
22 33 (12.13%) Digital Marketing

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 38 (13.97%) WordPress
2 28 (10.29%) CMS
3 13 (4.78%) Headless CMS
4 11 (4.04%) Tornado
5 9 (3.31%) Apache
5 9 (3.31%) Joomla!
6 7 (2.57%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.84%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.10%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.74%) concrete5
9 2 (0.74%) Confluence
10 1 (0.37%) Drupal
10 1 (0.37%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.37%) nginx
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 225 (82.72%) Photoshop
2 77 (28.31%) InDesign
3 72 (26.47%) Adobe XD
4 69 (25.37%) Sketch
5 46 (16.91%) Adobe After Effects
6 43 (15.81%) Figma
7 35 (12.87%) InVision
8 29 (10.66%) Adobe Premiere
9 28 (10.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 25 (9.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 17 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (4.04%) GIMP
13 10 (3.68%) Acrobat
14 8 (2.94%) Marvel
15 7 (2.57%) Maya
15 7 (2.57%) Microsoft Excel
15 7 (2.57%) UXPin
16 5 (1.84%) Fireworks
16 5 (1.84%) MS Visio
16 5 (1.84%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Magento
1 3 (1.10%) Shopify
2 2 (0.74%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.74%) Workfront
3 1 (0.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.46%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 23 (8.46%) Canva
1 23 (8.46%) MailChimp
2 18 (6.62%) SaaS
3 13 (4.78%) Firebase
4 11 (4.04%) GitHub
5 9 (3.31%) Google Analytics
6 7 (2.57%) AWS
7 6 (2.21%) Azure
8 5 (1.84%) GCP
8 5 (1.84%) Miro
9 3 (1.10%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.74%) Microsoft 365
10 2 (0.74%) Serverless
11 1 (0.37%) AWS IoT
11 1 (0.37%) Google Ads
11 1 (0.37%) Lucidchart
11 1 (0.37%) npm
11 1 (0.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.31%) Internet
2 2 (0.74%) Intranet
3 1 (0.37%) Broadband
3 1 (0.37%) Network Security
3 1 (0.37%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.93%) MongoDB
1 27 (9.93%) NoSQL
2 19 (6.99%) MySQL
3 11 (4.04%) Oracle Database
3 11 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.84%) BigQuery
4 5 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.84%) Redis
5 4 (1.47%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.37%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 38 (13.97%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.51%) webpack
3 14 (5.15%) Axure RP
3 14 (5.15%) JIRA
4 5 (1.84%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (1.47%) Balsamiq
6 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.37%) Selenium
7 1 (0.37%) Sublime Text
7 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 90 (33.09%) Marketing
2 77 (28.31%) Social Skills
3 38 (13.97%) Finance
4 27 (9.93%) Advertising
4 27 (9.93%) Games
5 17 (6.25%) Legal
6 15 (5.51%) Retail
7 11 (4.04%) Back Office
7 11 (4.04%) Online Betting
8 10 (3.68%) Multimedia
9 8 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.94%) Publishing
10 7 (2.57%) Automotive
10 7 (2.57%) Presentation Skills
11 6 (2.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 5 (1.84%) Banking
12 5 (1.84%) Billing
12 5 (1.84%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (1.10%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 131 (48.16%) Designer
2 76 (27.94%) Developer
3 38 (13.97%) UX Designer
4 36 (13.24%) Graphic Designer
5 33 (12.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 30 (11.03%) UI Designer
7 23 (8.46%) Digital Executive
7 23 (8.46%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 23 (8.46%) Marketing Executive
8 22 (8.09%) UI/UX Designer
9 18 (6.62%) Senior Designer
10 14 (5.15%) Web Developer
11 13 (4.78%) Digital Designer
11 13 (4.78%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.41%) React Developer
12 12 (4.41%) UI Developer
13 11 (4.04%) Lead Designer
14 10 (3.68%) Analyst
14 10 (3.68%) JavaScript Developer
14 10 (3.68%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (43.75%) HTML
2 113 (41.54%) CSS
3 50 (18.38%) React
4 38 (13.97%) AngularJS
5 35 (12.87%) HTML5
6 29 (10.66%) CSS3
7 24 (8.82%) Sass
8 20 (7.35%) jQuery
9 18 (6.62%) Node.js
10 17 (6.25%) WebSockets
11 16 (5.88%) RESTful
11 16 (5.88%) Vue.js
12 15 (5.51%) GreenSock GSAP
12 15 (5.51%) React Native
12 15 (5.51%) WebGL
13 14 (5.15%) Framer.js
14 13 (4.78%) Apache Cordova
14 13 (4.78%) Electron Framework
14 13 (4.78%) GatsbyJS
14 13 (4.78%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 128 (47.06%) User Experience
2 49 (18.01%) Animation
3 44 (16.18%) Social Media
4 37 (13.60%) Graphic Design
5 35 (12.87%) Blog
6 27 (9.93%) Photography
7 19 (6.99%) Mobile App
8 15 (5.51%) Motion Graphics
9 11 (4.04%) BYOD
9 11 (4.04%) Client/Server
9 11 (4.04%) Hedge funds
9 11 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (2.94%) Digital Media
11 6 (2.21%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (1.84%) e-Learning
13 4 (1.47%) Interactive Media
13 4 (1.47%) RIA
13 4 (1.47%) Video Editing
14 3 (1.10%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.99%) Android
1 19 (6.99%) Apple iOS
2 14 (5.15%) Linux
3 11 (4.04%) Unix
4 8 (2.94%) Mac OS
4 8 (2.94%) Windows
5 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (15.07%) Wireframes
3 40 (14.71%) Front End Development
4 36 (13.24%) Typography
5 33 (12.13%) Digital Marketing
6 32 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 32 (11.76%) Visualisation
7 31 (11.40%) Web Development
8 28 (10.29%) Full Stack Development
9 24 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
10 23 (8.46%) Infographics
11 22 (8.09%) Data Visualisation
11 22 (8.09%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (7.35%) Global Marketing
13 18 (6.62%) E-Commerce
13 18 (6.62%) Insurtech
14 17 (6.25%) Clean Code
14 17 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
14 17 (6.25%) Project Management
14 17 (6.25%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 90 (33.09%) JavaScript
2 21 (7.72%) Java
3 19 (6.99%) Python
4 18 (6.62%) TypeScript
5 16 (5.88%) SQL
6 14 (5.15%) PHP
7 11 (4.04%) R
8 7 (2.57%) C#
9 5 (1.84%) Scala
10 3 (1.10%) JSX
11 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.74%) ES6
12 1 (0.37%) C
12 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (21.69%) Degree
2 14 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.84%) Accessibility
1 5 (1.84%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.04%) Docker
2 5 (1.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.84%) Istio
2 5 (1.84%) Jamf Pro
2 5 (1.84%) SCCM
2 5 (1.84%) Terraform
3 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 203 (74.63%) Adobe
2 21 (7.72%) Google
3 16 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.41%) Oracle
5 9 (3.31%) WooCommerce
6 7 (2.57%) Facebook
6 7 (2.57%) Huawei
7 5 (1.84%) Reuters
7 5 (1.84%) Twitter
8 4 (1.47%) BT
9 3 (1.10%) Hotjar
9 3 (1.10%) Optimizely
10 2 (0.74%) Apple
10 2 (0.74%) Autodesk
10 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.37%) Alias
11 1 (0.37%) DoubleClick
11 1 (0.37%) HubSpot
11 1 (0.37%) Instagram
11 1 (0.37%) Quadient