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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Illustrator
UK
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 798 673 664
Rank change year-on-year -125 -9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 442 223 241
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Applications category 3.29% 3.56% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 157 138 190
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £31,813 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,055 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.52% +7.64% -5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £53,063 £53,750
90th Percentile £73,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,424 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +8.56% +11.11% +2.86%

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 13,449 6,271 6,861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.25% 6.83% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6,933 4,259 5,373
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £23,900
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,750 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.64% +4.00% +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 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -103 387 £48,750 +14.71% 20
London -92 252 £55,000 +15.79% 7
Work from Home -134 204 £45,000 +12.50% 6
UK excluding London -139 138 £43,424 +8.56% 14
South East -63 50 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Midlands -53 37 £53,750 +133.70% 1
West Midlands -9 36 £60,000 +76.47%
North of England -109 24 £40,000 +6.67% 6
South West -33 14 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire -52 12 £40,000 - 4
North West -89 12 £50,000 +48.15% 2
Scotland -69 7 £44,347 -1.45% 1
Wales -35 3 - -
East of England -78 3 £37,500 +50.00% 1
East Midlands -48 1 £29,588 +28.64% 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 388 (87.78%) Photoshop
2 364 (82.35%) Adobe
3 314 (71.04%) User Experience
4 233 (52.71%) UX Design
5 180 (40.72%) Figma
6 175 (39.59%) Sketch
7 170 (38.46%) Wireframes
8 163 (36.88%) Social Skills
9 149 (33.71%) InDesign
10 129 (29.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 126 (28.51%) Prototyping
12 124 (28.05%) Graphic Design
13 122 (27.60%) JavaScript
14 121 (27.38%) HTML
14 121 (27.38%) CSS
15 118 (26.70%) Adobe XD
16 116 (26.24%) Adobe After Effects
17 115 (26.02%) Marketing
18 103 (23.30%) Agile
19 87 (19.68%) Interaction Design
20 82 (18.55%) Accessibility
21 78 (17.65%) Typography
22 77 (17.42%) InVision
23 72 (16.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
24 70 (15.84%) User Research
25 66 (14.93%) Animation
26 61 (13.80%) Degree
27 60 (13.57%) Axure RP
28 59 (13.35%) Social Media
29 58 (13.12%) Advertising

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 30 (6.79%) CMS
2 13 (2.94%) WordPress
3 9 (2.04%) Confluence
4 7 (1.58%) Drupal
5 5 (1.13%) GeoServer
6 4 (0.90%) Headless CMS
6 4 (0.90%) Joomla!
6 4 (0.90%) Totara
7 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.23%) Apache
8 1 (0.23%) concrete5
8 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.23%) SAS
8 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 388 (87.78%) Photoshop
2 175 (39.59%) Sketch
3 149 (33.71%) InDesign
4 129 (29.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 118 (26.70%) Adobe XD
6 116 (26.24%) Adobe After Effects
7 77 (17.42%) InVision
8 52 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 37 (8.37%) Adobe Premiere
10 34 (7.69%) Zeplin
11 23 (5.20%) Maya
12 14 (3.17%) Marvel
12 14 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
13 12 (2.71%) CINEMA 4D
14 8 (1.81%) Acrobat
15 7 (1.58%) InCopy
16 5 (1.13%) Adobe Captivate
17 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
18 2 (0.45%) Affinity Designer
19 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (2.04%) Magento
1 9 (2.04%) Odoo
2 1 (0.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 180 (40.72%) Figma
2 72 (16.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 34 (7.69%) SaaS
4 19 (4.30%) GitHub
5 16 (3.62%) GCP
6 15 (3.39%) Google Analytics
6 15 (3.39%) Miro
7 11 (2.49%) AWS
7 11 (2.49%) Google Play
8 10 (2.26%) Azure
9 8 (1.81%) Google Tag Manager
10 7 (1.58%) Trello
11 6 (1.36%) Google Workspace
12 4 (0.90%) Google Docs
12 4 (0.90%) Google Sheets
12 4 (0.90%) Microsoft 365
12 4 (0.90%) npm
12 4 (0.90%) Stripe
13 3 (0.68%) Amazon Alexa
14 2 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.07%) Broadband
2 5 (1.13%) Intranet
3 3 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.13%) MySQL
2 4 (0.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.45%) Big Data
4 1 (0.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 60 (13.57%) Axure RP
2 48 (10.86%) JIRA
3 35 (7.92%) Git (software)
4 18 (4.07%) webpack
5 11 (2.49%) CircleCI
5 11 (2.49%) Storybook
6 8 (1.81%) Cypress.io
6 8 (1.81%) Dreamweaver
6 8 (1.81%) ESLint
7 6 (1.36%) Balsamiq
7 6 (1.36%) Bitbucket
7 6 (1.36%) gulp
8 5 (1.13%) Babel
9 4 (0.90%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.68%) Browser DevTools
10 3 (0.68%) Firebug
10 3 (0.68%) Mocha
10 3 (0.68%) Subversion
11 2 (0.45%) Grunt
12 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 163 (36.88%) Social Skills
2 115 (26.02%) Marketing
3 58 (13.12%) Advertising
4 57 (12.90%) Finance
5 52 (11.76%) Games
6 40 (9.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 36 (8.14%) Presentation Skills
8 35 (7.92%) Organisational Skills
9 24 (5.43%) Automotive
10 21 (4.75%) Public Sector
11 17 (3.85%) Retail
12 13 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (2.71%) Legal
14 11 (2.49%) German Language
15 10 (2.26%) Banking
15 10 (2.26%) Publishing
16 8 (1.81%) Georgian Language
17 6 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
18 5 (1.13%) Multimedia
19 3 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 338 (76.47%) Designer
2 139 (31.45%) UX Designer
3 101 (22.85%) UI Designer
4 80 (18.10%) Senior Designer
5 75 (16.97%) UI/UX Designer
6 52 (11.76%) Developer
7 35 (7.92%) Digital Designer
8 33 (7.47%) Senior UX Designer
9 31 (7.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 31 (7.01%) Graphic Designer
10 28 (6.33%) Lead Designer
11 24 (5.43%) Senior UI Designer
12 18 (4.07%) Lead UX Designer
13 15 (3.39%) Junior
14 12 (2.71%) Architect
14 12 (2.71%) Creative Designer
14 12 (2.71%) Junior Designer
14 12 (2.71%) User Experience Architect
15 11 (2.49%) JavaScript Developer
15 11 (2.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (27.38%) CSS
1 121 (27.38%) HTML
2 53 (11.99%) React
3 41 (9.28%) HTML5
4 33 (7.47%) AngularJS
5 31 (7.01%) CSS3
6 29 (6.56%) Node.js
7 28 (6.33%) Vue.js
8 21 (4.75%) Sass
9 15 (3.39%) jQuery
10 13 (2.94%) Jest
11 11 (2.49%) LESS
12 10 (2.26%) Apache Flex
12 10 (2.26%) OLE
12 10 (2.26%) Redux
12 10 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (2.04%) Ajax
13 9 (2.04%) UIKit
14 6 (1.36%) Laravel
14 6 (1.36%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 314 (71.04%) User Experience
2 124 (28.05%) Graphic Design
3 66 (14.93%) Animation
4 59 (13.35%) Social Media
5 49 (11.09%) Motion Graphics
6 41 (9.28%) Mobile App
7 33 (7.47%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (4.52%) Blockchain
9 16 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (3.17%) Video Editing
11 9 (2.04%) Blog
11 9 (2.04%) Podcast
12 8 (1.81%) Cardano
12 8 (1.81%) Life Science
12 8 (1.81%) NHS
13 7 (1.58%) e-Learning
14 6 (1.36%) Online Gambling
14 6 (1.36%) Photography
14 6 (1.36%) Video on Demand
15 5 (1.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.52%) Android
2 19 (4.30%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.36%) Mac OS X
3 6 (1.36%) Windows
3 6 (1.36%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.68%) Linux
4 3 (0.68%) Unix
5 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (52.71%) UX Design
2 170 (38.46%) Wireframes
3 126 (28.51%) Prototyping
4 103 (23.30%) Agile
5 87 (19.68%) Interaction Design
6 78 (17.65%) Typography
7 70 (15.84%) User Research
8 55 (12.44%) B2B
9 51 (11.54%) Coaching
10 49 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
10 49 (11.09%) UX Research
10 49 (11.09%) Web Design
11 46 (10.41%) Analytics
11 46 (10.41%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 46 (10.41%) Responsive Web Design
12 41 (9.28%) Front End Development
13 40 (9.05%) Journey Map
14 39 (8.82%) Visualisation
15 38 (8.60%) Information Architecture
15 38 (8.60%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 122 (27.60%) JavaScript
2 19 (4.30%) TypeScript
3 18 (4.07%) ES6
4 11 (2.49%) PHP
5 7 (1.58%) JSX
5 7 (1.58%) R
6 6 (1.36%) C#
7 2 (0.45%) C++
8 1 (0.23%) Ada
8 1 (0.23%) Bash
8 1 (0.23%) Java
8 1 (0.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 61 (13.80%) Degree
2 7 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.23%) HNC
3 1 (0.23%) HND
3 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (18.55%) Accessibility
2 5 (1.13%) QA
3 4 (0.90%) WCAG
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.04%) Docker
2 6 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.36%) Jamf Pro
1 6 (1.36%) SCCM
2 1 (0.23%) Kibana
2 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 364 (82.35%) Adobe
2 43 (9.73%) Google
3 27 (6.11%) Apple
4 23 (5.20%) Microsoft
5 11 (2.49%) YouTube
6 9 (2.04%) Spotify
7 8 (1.81%) BT
8 7 (1.58%) Sony
9 6 (1.36%) Sun
9 6 (1.36%) Virgin Media
10 5 (1.13%) Sencha
10 5 (1.13%) Zend
11 4 (0.90%) WooCommerce
11 4 (0.90%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.90%) Xero
12 3 (0.68%) CA
12 3 (0.68%) PayPal
13 2 (0.45%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.45%) Huawei
13 2 (0.45%) Sitecore