Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Adobe XD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe XD over the 6 months to 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe XD
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 830 652 952
Rank change year-on-year -178 +300 +157
Permanent jobs citing Adobe XD 198 47 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 2.01% 1.56% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 100 41 120
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £29,875
25th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £34,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
75th Percentile £63,750 £48,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% - -5.88%

Adobe XD 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 9,833 3,011 11,536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.12% 6.13% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6,015 2,400 9,118
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,246 £22,250
25th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.11% +20.00% -2.91%
75th Percentile £58,810 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £39,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year -1.28% +15.56% -3.57%

Adobe XD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe XD in the UK

Adobe XD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Adobe XD in the UK

Adobe XD
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Adobe XD over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Adobe XD in the UK

Adobe XD
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 XD within the UK over the 6 months to 20 September 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 -167 183 £42,500 -5.56% 49
UK excluding London -162 111 £30,000 -25.00% 38
London -156 76 £65,000 +18.18% 10
Work from Home -243 33 £60,000 - 11
North of England -87 31 £29,500 -9.23% 17
South East -149 31 £30,000 -14.29% 7
South West -71 23 £30,000 -55.56% 1
North East -17 16 £28,500 -12.31% 7
Midlands -109 11 £62,500 +38.89% 8
West Midlands -89 9 £62,500 +56.25% 7
Yorkshire -98 8 £30,000 +39.53% 2
North West -84 7 £35,000 -26.32% 8
East of England - 7 - - 5
Scotland -87 5 - -
East Midlands -74 2 £24,000 -46.67% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £32,500 -
Wales -45 1 £30,000 -22.58%

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT jobs citing Adobe XD 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 XD.

1 173 (87.37%) Adobe
2 119 (60.10%) User Experience
3 118 (59.60%) CSS
4 114 (57.58%) HTML
5 90 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 82 (41.41%) Sketch
7 79 (39.90%) Figma
8 71 (35.86%) Front End Development
9 66 (33.33%) React
10 64 (32.32%) Photoshop
11 63 (31.82%) Adobe Illustrator
12 58 (29.29%) Wireframes
13 56 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (22.73%) Git (software)
15 44 (22.22%) CMS
16 42 (21.21%) WordPress
16 42 (21.21%) Prototyping
17 38 (19.19%) Web Development
18 37 (18.69%) Degree
18 37 (18.69%) Marketing
18 37 (18.69%) Sass
19 36 (18.18%) HTML5
20 35 (17.68%) Node.js
21 33 (16.67%) Google
22 32 (16.16%) Analytics
22 32 (16.16%) User Research
23 31 (15.66%) Accessibility
23 31 (15.66%) TypeScript
23 31 (15.66%) jQuery
24 29 (14.65%) Finance

Adobe XD
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 44 (22.22%) CMS
2 42 (21.21%) WordPress
3 15 (7.58%) Headless CMS
4 11 (5.56%) Joomla!
5 6 (3.03%) Drupal
6 5 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.52%) Confluence
8 2 (1.01%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.51%) Apache
9 1 (0.51%) concrete5
9 1 (0.51%) nginx
9 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 82 (41.41%) Sketch
2 79 (39.90%) Figma
3 64 (32.32%) Photoshop
4 63 (31.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 29 (14.65%) InVision
6 21 (10.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 19 (9.60%) Adobe After Effects
8 17 (8.59%) InDesign
9 14 (7.07%) Marvel
10 9 (4.55%) Adobe Premiere
11 7 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 5 (2.53%) Chatbot
12 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
13 4 (2.02%) Acrobat
13 4 (2.02%) iWork
14 3 (1.52%) Zeplin
15 2 (1.01%) Blender
15 2 (1.01%) CINEMA 4D
15 2 (1.01%) Flinto
15 2 (1.01%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (6.57%) Shopify
2 4 (2.02%) Magento
3 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.10%) SaaS
2 13 (6.57%) Firebase
3 11 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 10 (5.05%) Canva
5 9 (4.55%) Azure
5 9 (4.55%) npm
6 6 (3.03%) Amazon Alexa
7 5 (2.53%) AWS
7 5 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.53%) Azure Functions
7 5 (2.53%) Dialogflow
7 5 (2.53%) GitHub
7 5 (2.53%) Serverless
7 5 (2.53%) Siri
7 5 (2.53%) Twilio
8 4 (2.02%) Miro
9 3 (1.52%) GCP
10 2 (1.01%) Lucidchart
11 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.02%) Broadband
1 4 (2.02%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.09%) MySQL
2 13 (6.57%) MongoDB
3 10 (5.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.01%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 45 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 27 (13.64%) JIRA
3 26 (13.13%) Axure RP
3 26 (13.13%) webpack
4 14 (7.07%) Dreamweaver
5 10 (5.05%) Balsamiq
5 10 (5.05%) GitLab
6 3 (1.52%) gulp
7 2 (1.01%) WiX
8 1 (0.51%) Babel
8 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.51%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.51%) Gerrit
General
1 37 (18.69%) Marketing
2 29 (14.65%) Finance
2 29 (14.65%) Social Skills
3 9 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (4.04%) Advertising
4 8 (4.04%) Multimedia
5 6 (3.03%) Influencing Skills
6 4 (2.02%) Games
6 4 (2.02%) Music Industry
6 4 (2.02%) Organisational Skills
6 4 (2.02%) Retail
7 3 (1.52%) Banking
7 3 (1.52%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.01%) Automotive
8 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.51%) Electronics
9 1 (0.51%) Front Office
9 1 (0.51%) Local Government
9 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (45.96%) Developer
2 88 (44.44%) Designer
3 58 (29.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 58 (29.29%) UX Designer
4 20 (10.10%) React Developer
5 18 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.09%) UI Designer
5 18 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
6 12 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 8 (4.04%) Senior React Developer
8 8 (4.04%) Web Developer
9 7 (3.54%) Senior Designer
10 6 (3.03%) Junior
10 6 (3.03%) PHP Developer
11 5 (2.53%) E-Commerce Developer
11 5 (2.53%) Senior UX Designer
12 4 (2.02%) Angular Developer
12 4 (2.02%) Junior Designer
12 4 (2.02%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (59.60%) CSS
2 114 (57.58%) HTML
3 66 (33.33%) React
4 37 (18.69%) Sass
5 36 (18.18%) HTML5
6 35 (17.68%) Node.js
7 31 (15.66%) jQuery
8 28 (14.14%) CSS3
9 22 (11.11%) React Native
10 21 (10.61%) GraphQL
11 19 (9.60%) Framer.js
11 19 (9.60%) GreenSock GSAP
12 18 (9.09%) AngularJS
12 18 (9.09%) WebGL
13 16 (8.08%) REST
14 14 (7.07%) Apache Cordova
15 13 (6.57%) Electron Framework
15 13 (6.57%) GatsbyJS
15 13 (6.57%) Next.js
16 10 (5.05%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 119 (60.10%) User Experience
2 28 (14.14%) Mobile App
3 27 (13.64%) Animation
4 21 (10.61%) Graphic Design
5 18 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (8.08%) Social Media
7 10 (5.05%) BYOD
7 10 (5.05%) Hedge funds
7 10 (5.05%) Virtual Team
8 7 (3.54%) Algorithms
8 7 (3.54%) Motion Graphics
8 7 (3.54%) Photography
9 6 (3.03%) Digital Media
10 5 (2.53%) Client/Server
11 4 (2.02%) Blog
11 4 (2.02%) RIA
12 3 (1.52%) Interactive Media
12 3 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (1.01%) MPEG
13 2 (1.01%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 11 (5.56%) Android
3 3 (1.52%) Unix
4 1 (0.51%) Linux
4 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (35.86%) Front End Development
2 58 (29.29%) Wireframes
3 56 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (21.21%) Prototyping
5 38 (19.19%) Web Development
6 32 (16.16%) Analytics
6 32 (16.16%) User Research
7 28 (14.14%) Full Stack Development
8 26 (13.13%) SEO
9 24 (12.12%) Visualisation
10 23 (11.62%) Responsive Web Design
11 22 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 22 (11.11%) Workflow
12 21 (10.61%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 19 (9.60%) Clean Code
13 19 (9.60%) Web Design
14 17 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (8.59%) Project Management
15 14 (7.07%) Content Management
15 14 (7.07%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 90 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 31 (15.66%) TypeScript
3 20 (10.10%) Java
4 16 (8.08%) ES6
5 12 (6.06%) PHP
6 7 (3.54%) ES7
7 4 (2.02%) Clojure
7 4 (2.02%) SQL
8 3 (1.52%) Elixir
8 3 (1.52%) Elm
8 3 (1.52%) Rust
9 1 (0.51%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.51%) ClojureScript
9 1 (0.51%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.51%) Lisp
9 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 37 (18.69%) Degree
2 6 (3.03%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.66%) Accessibility
2 9 (4.55%) WCAG
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 173 (87.37%) Adobe
2 33 (16.67%) Google
3 10 (5.05%) IBM
4 9 (4.55%) Apple
5 8 (4.04%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (4.04%) WooCommerce
6 7 (3.54%) Facebook
6 7 (3.54%) Huawei
7 6 (3.03%) Microsoft
8 5 (2.53%) Instagram
9 4 (2.02%) HubSpot
10 3 (1.52%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.51%) Hotjar
11 1 (0.51%) Netlify
11 1 (0.51%) SAP
11 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.51%) Twitter