Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Illustrator
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 624 694 667
Rank change year-on-year +70 -27 -85
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 216 295 502
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Applications category 4.00% 3.42% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 135 232 393
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
75th Percentile £53,500 £55,313 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +4.62%

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 5,402 8,621 12,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.50% 7.57% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,907 6,783 9,364
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,250 £22,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £29,375 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.85% +4.29% +6.06%

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 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Adobe Illustrator in the UK

Adobe Illustrator
Top 17 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 13 April 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 +32 189 £42,500 +6.25% 52
UK excluding London +118 140 £40,000 +11.11% 32
London +22 68 £47,750 +0.53% 25
North of England +65 45 £43,750 +21.53% 12
Midlands +30 31 £23,000 -34.29% 5
South East +73 25 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Yorkshire +24 25 £46,250 +36.03% 4
East Midlands +11 21 £23,000 -34.29% 2
North West +37 19 £35,000 -2.78% 6
Work from Home -115 19 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Scotland +25 17 £45,000 - 3
South West +28 13 £50,000 +25.00% 3
West Midlands +25 10 £32,750 +4.80% 3
Northern Ireland - 4 £40,000 - 1
East of England +44 3 £19,500 -51.25% 5
Wales - 2 £28,750 - 1
North East - 1 £48,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 178 (82.41%) Photoshop
2 169 (78.24%) Adobe
3 125 (57.87%) HTML
4 114 (52.78%) CSS
5 106 (49.07%) User Experience
6 87 (40.28%) JavaScript
7 51 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (22.69%) Marketing
9 48 (22.22%) jQuery
10 47 (21.76%) Web Development
10 47 (21.76%) Sketch
11 46 (21.30%) Graphic Design
12 41 (18.98%) Front End Development
13 39 (18.06%) Wireframes
13 39 (18.06%) PHP
14 35 (16.20%) HTML5
15 34 (15.74%) InDesign
16 33 (15.28%) Web Design
17 32 (14.81%) InVision
18 31 (14.35%) Adobe XD
19 29 (13.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 28 (12.96%) React
20 28 (12.96%) Google
20 28 (12.96%) SEO
21 26 (12.04%) Analytics
21 26 (12.04%) Prototyping
21 26 (12.04%) Typography
22 25 (11.57%) Sass
22 25 (11.57%) CSS3
23 23 (10.65%) Animation

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 23 (10.65%) WordPress
2 19 (8.80%) CMS
3 8 (3.70%) Drupal
4 7 (3.24%) Confluence
5 3 (1.39%) Headless CMS
6 2 (0.93%) IIS
6 2 (0.93%) Tornado
7 1 (0.46%) Apache
7 1 (0.46%) nginx
7 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 178 (82.41%) Photoshop
2 47 (21.76%) Sketch
3 34 (15.74%) InDesign
4 32 (14.81%) InVision
5 31 (14.35%) Adobe XD
6 29 (13.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 23 (10.65%) Adobe After Effects
8 15 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
9 13 (6.02%) Figma
10 12 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 11 (5.09%) Adobe Premiere
12 8 (3.70%) Zeplin
13 7 (3.24%) Fireworks
13 7 (3.24%) FrameMaker
14 6 (2.78%) Acrobat
14 6 (2.78%) Final Cut Pro
14 6 (2.78%) SOLIDWORKS
15 5 (2.31%) GIMP
15 5 (2.31%) Inkscape
15 5 (2.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (8.80%) Magento
2 7 (3.24%) Shopify
3 2 (0.93%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.26%) Google Analytics
2 10 (4.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 7 (3.24%) GitHub
3 7 (3.24%) Google Tag Manager
4 5 (2.31%) Azure
5 4 (1.85%) AWS
5 4 (1.85%) GCP
5 4 (1.85%) Yarn
6 3 (1.39%) Firebase
6 3 (1.39%) MailChimp
7 2 (0.93%) Amazon Alexa
7 2 (0.93%) Canva
7 2 (0.93%) Google Workspace
7 2 (0.93%) SaaS
8 1 (0.46%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.46%) PaaS
8 1 (0.46%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.31%) Intranet
2 4 (1.85%) SSH
3 2 (0.93%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.70%) MySQL
2 5 (2.31%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.39%) Big Data
3 3 (1.39%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.39%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.46%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (8.80%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.87%) Axure RP
3 10 (4.63%) gulp
3 10 (4.63%) JIRA
4 5 (2.31%) Balsamiq
4 5 (2.31%) Grunt
5 4 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.85%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.85%) webpack
6 2 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.93%) git-flow
6 2 (0.93%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.93%) Mocha
6 2 (0.93%) Storybook
7 1 (0.46%) Bower
General
1 49 (22.69%) Marketing
2 20 (9.26%) Publishing
3 17 (7.87%) Retail
4 15 (6.94%) Legal
5 14 (6.48%) Public Sector
6 12 (5.56%) Games
7 7 (3.24%) Advertising
8 6 (2.78%) Local Government
9 5 (2.31%) Law
10 4 (1.85%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.85%) Electronics
10 4 (1.85%) Military
11 3 (1.39%) Back Office
11 3 (1.39%) Banking
11 3 (1.39%) Finance
11 3 (1.39%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.39%) Online Betting
11 3 (1.39%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.93%) Brand Awareness
12 2 (0.93%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 88 (40.74%) Developer
2 87 (40.28%) Designer
3 45 (20.83%) UX Designer
4 37 (17.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 34 (15.74%) Web Developer
6 32 (14.81%) UI Designer
7 25 (11.57%) UI/UX Designer
8 20 (9.26%) Junior
9 15 (6.94%) Junior Developer
10 13 (6.02%) Junior Web Developer
11 11 (5.09%) Senior Designer
12 10 (4.63%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.63%) Web Designer
13 7 (3.24%) Creative Developer
14 6 (2.78%) Digital Designer
14 6 (2.78%) Digital Executive
14 6 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
15 5 (2.31%) Digital Producer
15 5 (2.31%) Junior Designer
15 5 (2.31%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (57.87%) HTML
2 114 (52.78%) CSS
3 48 (22.22%) jQuery
4 35 (16.20%) HTML5
5 28 (12.96%) React
6 25 (11.57%) CSS3
6 25 (11.57%) Sass
7 23 (10.65%) AngularJS
8 17 (7.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (6.94%) Web Services
10 14 (6.48%) .NET
10 14 (6.48%) Vue.js
11 11 (5.09%) ASP.NET
11 11 (5.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (5.09%) Framer.js
12 10 (4.63%) Node.js
13 8 (3.70%) RESTful
13 8 (3.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 6 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (2.31%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 106 (49.07%) User Experience
2 46 (21.30%) Graphic Design
3 23 (10.65%) Animation
4 22 (10.19%) Social Media
5 13 (6.02%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 12 (5.56%) Smartphone
7 11 (5.09%) Motion Graphics
7 11 (5.09%) Podcast
8 10 (4.63%) Digital Media
9 8 (3.70%) NHS
10 6 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (2.78%) Vector Graphics
11 5 (2.31%) Blog
12 4 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (1.85%) BBC
13 3 (1.39%) Cyberattack
13 3 (1.39%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.78%) Apple iOS
1 6 (2.78%) Windows
2 5 (2.31%) Linux
3 4 (1.85%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.39%) Android
5 2 (0.93%) Unix
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (21.76%) Web Development
3 41 (18.98%) Front End Development
4 39 (18.06%) Wireframes
5 33 (15.28%) Web Design
6 28 (12.96%) SEO
7 26 (12.04%) Analytics
7 26 (12.04%) Prototyping
7 26 (12.04%) Typography
8 23 (10.65%) E-Commerce
8 23 (10.65%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 22 (10.19%) Digital Marketing
10 16 (7.41%) Pay per click
10 16 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (7.41%) Time Management
11 15 (6.94%) Computer Science
11 15 (6.94%) Requirements Gathering
12 13 (6.02%) BDD
12 13 (6.02%) Content Management
12 13 (6.02%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 87 (40.28%) JavaScript
2 39 (18.06%) PHP
3 12 (5.56%) C#
4 10 (4.63%) Python
5 8 (3.70%) Java
6 7 (3.24%) PHP 7
6 7 (3.24%) SQL
7 5 (2.31%) Kotlin
8 4 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.85%) Perl
9 3 (1.39%) ES6
9 3 (1.39%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.93%) Clojure
10 2 (0.93%) ClojureScript
10 2 (0.93%) Lisp
10 2 (0.93%) R
11 1 (0.46%) C
11 1 (0.46%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (7.87%) Degree
2 3 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.24%) WCAG
2 4 (1.85%) WAI
3 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.93%) Plesk
2 1 (0.46%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 169 (78.24%) Adobe
2 28 (12.96%) Google
3 14 (6.48%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.78%) WooCommerce
5 5 (2.31%) Autodesk
5 5 (2.31%) PTC
6 4 (1.85%) Sony
7 3 (1.39%) Apple
7 3 (1.39%) BT
7 3 (1.39%) Oracle
8 1 (0.46%) Quark
8 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.46%) SAP
8 1 (0.46%) Xamarin