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

Adobe Illustrator
UK
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 745 618 693
Rank change year-on-year -127 +75 -47
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 251 175 448
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Applications category 2.98% 3.68% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 136 126 385
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,125 £27,500
25th Percentile £31,750 £32,500 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +17.33%
75th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,875 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 8,421 4,759 11,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.46% 6.90% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5,318 3,710 9,231
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,100 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,200 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.53% +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 July 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 July 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 -109 230 £45,000 +5.88% 51
London -93 128 £55,000 +18.92% 14
UK excluding London -78 112 £40,000 +6.67% 42
North of England -51 39 £37,500 - 16
South East -76 23 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Work from Home -238 23 £42,000 -23.98% 6
Yorkshire -55 21 £37,500 +10.29% 2
South West -72 19 £43,250 -15.61% 8
Scotland -58 13 £45,000 +38.46% 1
North West -60 12 £33,500 -13.55% 13
Midlands -90 11 £23,000 -29.23% 4
East Midlands -44 10 £23,000 -16.36% 2
North East - 6 £48,500 - 1
East of England -38 5 £50,500 +26.25% 6
Northern Ireland -36 2 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands -76 1 £30,000 -25.00% 2

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 202 (80.48%) Photoshop
2 177 (70.52%) Adobe
3 141 (56.18%) HTML
4 137 (54.58%) CSS
5 132 (52.59%) User Experience
6 101 (40.24%) JavaScript
7 91 (36.25%) Social Skills
8 77 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (26.29%) Marketing
10 64 (25.50%) React
11 63 (25.10%) Sketch
12 52 (20.72%) Wireframes
13 50 (19.92%) InDesign
14 47 (18.73%) Adobe XD
15 44 (17.53%) AngularJS
16 40 (15.94%) Front End Development
17 39 (15.54%) Graphic Design
18 37 (14.74%) Web Development
19 36 (14.34%) Social Media
19 36 (14.34%) Blog
19 36 (14.34%) jQuery
20 35 (13.94%) Degree
20 35 (13.94%) Finance
20 35 (13.94%) Figma
21 34 (13.55%) Software Engineering
22 33 (13.15%) Prototyping
23 32 (12.75%) Legal
23 32 (12.75%) NoSQL
24 31 (12.35%) InVision
25 30 (11.95%) Analytics

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 26 (10.36%) CMS
1 26 (10.36%) WordPress
2 17 (6.77%) Tornado
3 11 (4.38%) Drupal
4 9 (3.59%) Headless CMS
5 8 (3.19%) Confluence
6 6 (2.39%) Apache
7 5 (1.99%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.80%) IIS
8 2 (0.80%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.80%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.80%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 202 (80.48%) Photoshop
2 63 (25.10%) Sketch
3 50 (19.92%) InDesign
4 47 (18.73%) Adobe XD
5 35 (13.94%) Figma
6 31 (12.35%) InVision
7 29 (11.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 23 (9.16%) Adobe After Effects
9 22 (8.76%) GIMP
10 18 (7.17%) Adobe Premiere
11 14 (5.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 12 (4.78%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (3.59%) Fireworks
14 8 (3.19%) Acrobat
15 6 (2.39%) MS Visio
16 5 (1.99%) Inkscape
16 5 (1.99%) OmniGraffle
17 4 (1.59%) FrameMaker
17 4 (1.59%) RoboHelp
18 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.98%) Magento
2 5 (1.99%) Shopify
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.40%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.40%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.96%) GitHub
2 17 (6.77%) Canva
2 17 (6.77%) MailChimp
3 16 (6.37%) Google Analytics
4 15 (5.98%) SaaS
5 12 (4.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 9 (3.59%) AWS
6 9 (3.59%) Azure
6 9 (3.59%) Firebase
6 9 (3.59%) GCP
7 4 (1.59%) Yarn
8 3 (1.20%) Google Ads
9 2 (0.80%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.80%) Amazon Alexa
9 2 (0.80%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.80%) Google Workspace
9 2 (0.80%) Lucidchart
9 2 (0.80%) Miro
10 1 (0.40%) PaaS
10 1 (0.40%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.99%) Intranet
2 4 (1.59%) Internet
3 2 (0.80%) Broadband
3 2 (0.80%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.75%) NoSQL
2 26 (10.36%) MongoDB
3 18 (7.17%) Relational Database
4 17 (6.77%) Oracle Database
5 15 (5.98%) MySQL
6 5 (1.99%) BigQuery
6 5 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.99%) Redis
7 4 (1.59%) Big Data
8 3 (1.20%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.40%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 25 (9.96%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.78%) Axure RP
3 10 (3.98%) webpack
4 9 (3.59%) JIRA
5 8 (3.19%) Balsamiq
6 5 (1.99%) gulp
7 4 (1.59%) Grunt
7 4 (1.59%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.59%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.80%) git-flow
8 2 (0.80%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.80%) Mocha
8 2 (0.80%) Storybook
9 1 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 91 (36.25%) Social Skills
2 66 (26.29%) Marketing
3 35 (13.94%) Finance
4 32 (12.75%) Legal
5 28 (11.16%) Games
6 18 (7.17%) Online Betting
7 17 (6.77%) Advertising
7 17 (6.77%) Back Office
8 16 (6.37%) Organisational Skills
9 14 (5.58%) Retail
10 12 (4.78%) Publishing
11 11 (4.38%) Public Sector
12 8 (3.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 6 (2.39%) Local Government
14 5 (1.99%) Billing
15 4 (1.59%) Banking
15 4 (1.59%) Influencing Skills
16 3 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
16 3 (1.20%) Law
16 3 (1.20%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 107 (42.63%) Designer
2 83 (33.07%) Developer
3 50 (19.92%) UI Designer
4 48 (19.12%) UX Designer
5 37 (14.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 34 (13.55%) UI/UX Designer
7 21 (8.37%) Senior Designer
8 19 (7.57%) Digital Executive
9 18 (7.17%) UI Developer
10 17 (6.77%) Digital Marketing Executive
10 17 (6.77%) Marketing Executive
10 17 (6.77%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.98%) Web Developer
12 14 (5.58%) Full Stack Developer
12 14 (5.58%) Junior
13 10 (3.98%) React Developer
13 10 (3.98%) Senior Developer
14 9 (3.59%) Junior Developer
15 8 (3.19%) Analyst
15 8 (3.19%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (56.18%) HTML
2 137 (54.58%) CSS
3 64 (25.50%) React
4 44 (17.53%) AngularJS
5 36 (14.34%) jQuery
6 28 (11.16%) Vue.js
7 23 (9.16%) CSS3
7 23 (9.16%) HTML5
8 22 (8.76%) RESTful
9 18 (7.17%) Sass
10 17 (6.77%) Node.js
10 17 (6.77%) RabbitMQ
10 17 (6.77%) Redux
11 16 (6.37%) WebSockets
12 14 (5.58%) REST
12 14 (5.58%) Web Services
13 13 (5.18%) Framer.js
14 12 (4.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (4.38%) GatsbyJS
16 10 (3.98%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 132 (52.59%) User Experience
2 39 (15.54%) Graphic Design
3 36 (14.34%) Blog
3 36 (14.34%) Social Media
4 18 (7.17%) Photography
5 17 (6.77%) Client/Server
6 16 (6.37%) Animation
7 13 (5.18%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.98%) BYOD
8 10 (3.98%) Hedge funds
9 8 (3.19%) NHS
9 8 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (2.39%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.99%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.99%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (1.59%) Cyberattack
12 4 (1.59%) Life Science
12 4 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.59%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.17%) Apple iOS
1 18 (7.17%) Linux
2 17 (6.77%) Unix
3 16 (6.37%) Android
4 10 (3.98%) Windows
5 8 (3.19%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (20.72%) Wireframes
3 40 (15.94%) Front End Development
4 37 (14.74%) Web Development
5 34 (13.55%) Software Engineering
6 33 (13.15%) Prototyping
7 30 (11.95%) Analytics
7 30 (11.95%) Digital Marketing
8 26 (10.36%) Microservices
9 25 (9.96%) Typography
10 23 (9.16%) Computer Science
10 23 (9.16%) Open Source
10 23 (9.16%) SEO
11 22 (8.76%) Full Stack Development
12 21 (8.37%) Strategic Thinking
12 21 (8.37%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 20 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (7.97%) Project Management
14 19 (7.57%) E-Commerce
14 19 (7.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 101 (40.24%) JavaScript
2 27 (10.76%) Python
3 24 (9.56%) SQL
4 19 (7.57%) Java
5 18 (7.17%) TypeScript
6 17 (6.77%) PHP
6 17 (6.77%) R
7 9 (3.59%) C#
8 5 (1.99%) Scala
9 4 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.59%) ES6
9 4 (1.59%) Perl
10 3 (1.20%) C
11 2 (0.80%) Clojure
11 2 (0.80%) ClojureScript
11 2 (0.80%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.80%) Lisp
12 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (13.94%) Degree
2 17 (6.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.57%) Accessibility
2 8 (3.19%) WCAG
3 5 (1.99%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.59%) WAI
5 3 (1.20%) GDPR
6 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 21 (8.37%) Docker
2 6 (2.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (8.76%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.39%) Jamf Pro
2 6 (2.39%) SCCM
3 5 (1.99%) Istio
3 5 (1.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 177 (70.52%) Adobe
2 29 (11.55%) Google
3 18 (7.17%) Oracle
4 11 (4.38%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.39%) Huawei
6 5 (1.99%) Apple
6 5 (1.99%) Reuters
7 4 (1.59%) Sony
8 3 (1.20%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.80%) BT
9 2 (0.80%) Optimizely
9 2 (0.80%) WooCommerce
10 1 (0.40%) Hotjar
10 1 (0.40%) Netlify
10 1 (0.40%) PTC
10 1 (0.40%) Quark
10 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.40%) SAP
10 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.40%) Xerox