Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe XD
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 784 656 895
Rank change year-on-year -128 +239 +146
Permanent jobs citing Adobe XD 313 131 144
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Applications category 2.83% 3.35% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 170 106 115
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,125 £27,500
25th Percentile £28,750 £35,313 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,938 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.13% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £80,000 £70,150
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -16.67% +2.27%

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 11,064 3,910 9,873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.48% 6.04% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6,660 3,076 7,892
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £22,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,188 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.35% +8.97% -2.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Adobe XD in the UK

Adobe XD
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 XD within the UK over the 6 months to 27 January 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 -102 286 £45,000 -10.00% 45
UK excluding London -111 165 £32,500 -13.33% 28
London -159 117 £77,500 +19.23% 19
Work from Home -173 67 £62,500 -3.85% 11
North of England -79 55 £29,500 -15.71% 13
South West -13 46 £30,000 -25.00% 5
South East -95 39 £40,000 +6.67%
North East -4 25 £28,500 -12.31% 3
Midlands -95 17 £48,500 +14.12% 4
Yorkshire -67 15 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Midlands -69 15 £48,500 +14.12% 3
North West -98 15 £34,250 -2.14% 6
East of England -98 7 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Scotland -58 3 - - 2
East Midlands -55 2 - - 1
Wales - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 289 (92.33%) Adobe
2 248 (79.23%) User Experience
3 154 (49.20%) UX Design
4 146 (46.65%) CSS
5 144 (46.01%) JavaScript
6 125 (39.94%) Figma
7 123 (39.30%) Sketch
8 121 (38.66%) HTML
9 116 (37.06%) React
10 114 (36.42%) Wireframes
11 109 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
12 91 (29.07%) Prototyping
13 86 (27.48%) Photoshop
14 81 (25.88%) Front End Development
15 70 (22.36%) Git (software)
15 70 (22.36%) Adobe Illustrator
16 65 (20.77%) Sass
17 64 (20.45%) TypeScript
18 59 (18.85%) Accessibility
19 58 (18.53%) webpack
19 58 (18.53%) Marketing
20 54 (17.25%) Social Skills
21 53 (16.93%) jQuery
22 52 (16.61%) Interaction Design
23 49 (15.65%) Degree
24 46 (14.70%) Adobe After Effects
25 44 (14.06%) HTML5
26 43 (13.74%) User Research
27 41 (13.10%) Self-Motivation
27 41 (13.10%) InVision

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 38 (12.14%) WordPress
2 35 (11.18%) CMS
3 15 (4.79%) Joomla!
4 8 (2.56%) Headless CMS
5 5 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.28%) Confluence
7 3 (0.96%) Apache
8 2 (0.64%) Drupal
8 2 (0.64%) Facebook Platform
8 2 (0.64%) Moodle
9 1 (0.32%) nginx
Applications
1 123 (39.30%) Sketch
2 86 (27.48%) Photoshop
3 70 (22.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 46 (14.70%) Adobe After Effects
5 41 (13.10%) InDesign
5 41 (13.10%) InVision
6 40 (12.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 23 (7.35%) Adobe Premiere
8 18 (5.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 9 (2.88%) Marvel
9 9 (2.88%) Maya
10 8 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (2.56%) Zeplin
11 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
12 4 (1.28%) Acrobat
12 4 (1.28%) iWork
13 2 (0.64%) Blender
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Shopify
1 1 (0.32%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 125 (39.94%) Figma
2 17 (5.43%) npm
3 16 (5.11%) SaaS
4 8 (2.56%) Azure
5 6 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 6 (1.92%) Canva
5 6 (1.92%) Firebase
5 6 (1.92%) Google Tag Manager
5 6 (1.92%) Typeform
6 4 (1.28%) Bitrise
7 3 (0.96%) AWS
7 3 (0.96%) GitHub
7 3 (0.96%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.64%) Contentsquare
8 2 (0.64%) Lucidchart
8 2 (0.64%) Miro
8 2 (0.64%) Yarn
9 1 (0.32%) AWS IoT
9 1 (0.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.19%) 5G
2 5 (1.60%) DNS
2 5 (1.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) Broadband
3 1 (0.32%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.75%) MySQL
2 12 (3.83%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.32%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.32%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 70 (22.36%) Git (software)
2 58 (18.53%) webpack
3 34 (10.86%) Axure RP
4 33 (10.54%) JIRA
5 19 (6.07%) Babel
5 19 (6.07%) Cypress.io
5 19 (6.07%) Dreamweaver
5 19 (6.07%) Gerrit
6 14 (4.47%) Balsamiq
6 14 (4.47%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.24%) gulp
8 6 (1.92%) GitLab
9 5 (1.60%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.28%) CircleCI
10 4 (1.28%) fastlane
10 4 (1.28%) Travis CI
11 2 (0.64%) ESLint
11 2 (0.64%) Storybook
12 1 (0.32%) Selenium
General
1 58 (18.53%) Marketing
2 54 (17.25%) Social Skills
3 36 (11.50%) Finance
4 21 (6.71%) Advertising
5 20 (6.39%) Front Office
6 19 (6.07%) Telecoms
7 14 (4.47%) Retail
8 12 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (3.19%) Games
9 10 (3.19%) Presentation Skills
10 9 (2.88%) Automotive
10 9 (2.88%) Influencing Skills
10 9 (2.88%) Public Sector
11 8 (2.56%) Multimedia
12 4 (1.28%) Music Industry
12 4 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 3 (0.96%) Organisational Skills
14 2 (0.64%) Publishing
15 1 (0.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (49.20%) Designer
2 138 (44.09%) Developer
3 78 (24.92%) UX Designer
4 60 (19.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 36 (11.50%) Senior Developer
6 33 (10.54%) React Developer
6 33 (10.54%) UI Designer
6 33 (10.54%) UI Developer
7 29 (9.27%) UI/UX Designer
8 21 (6.71%) Lead Designer
8 21 (6.71%) Senior UI Developer
9 20 (6.39%) UX Developer
10 19 (6.07%) Senior Designer
11 14 (4.47%) UI/UX Developer
12 13 (4.15%) Digital Designer
13 12 (3.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 12 (3.83%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (3.83%) Software Engineer
13 12 (3.83%) UI Engineer
13 12 (3.83%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (46.65%) CSS
2 121 (38.66%) HTML
3 116 (37.06%) React
4 65 (20.77%) Sass
5 53 (16.93%) jQuery
6 44 (14.06%) HTML5
7 38 (12.14%) Node.js
8 37 (11.82%) Redux
9 35 (11.18%) CSS3
10 34 (10.86%) REST
11 21 (6.71%) Enzyme
11 21 (6.71%) Jest
12 20 (6.39%) Framer.js
13 19 (6.07%) AngularJS
13 19 (6.07%) JWT
13 19 (6.07%) OpenLayers
13 19 (6.07%) Parceljs
14 18 (5.75%) JSON
15 16 (5.11%) GraphQL
16 13 (4.15%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 248 (79.23%) User Experience
2 41 (13.10%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (10.86%) Graphic Design
4 28 (8.95%) Animation
5 24 (7.67%) Mobile App
5 24 (7.67%) Social Media
6 22 (7.03%) Hedge funds
7 16 (5.11%) Motion Graphics
8 7 (2.24%) Photography
9 6 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.92%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.60%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.28%) Interactive Media
11 4 (1.28%) RIA
12 3 (0.96%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.96%) Legacy Code
12 3 (0.96%) W3C
13 2 (0.64%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 7 (2.24%) Android
3 3 (0.96%) Linux
4 2 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (49.20%) UX Design
2 114 (36.42%) Wireframes
3 109 (34.82%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (29.07%) Prototyping
5 81 (25.88%) Front End Development
6 52 (16.61%) Interaction Design
7 43 (13.74%) User Research
8 39 (12.46%) Problem-Solving
9 37 (11.82%) Creative Thinking
10 34 (10.86%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 30 (9.58%) Analytics
12 29 (9.27%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 27 (8.63%) Full Stack Development
13 27 (8.63%) SEO
13 27 (8.63%) Web Development
14 26 (8.31%) Time Management
14 26 (8.31%) UX Research
15 25 (7.99%) Software Engineering
15 25 (7.99%) Web Design
16 23 (7.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (46.01%) JavaScript
2 64 (20.45%) TypeScript
3 27 (8.63%) ES6
4 13 (4.15%) ES7
5 12 (3.83%) PHP
6 11 (3.51%) Java
7 3 (0.96%) Apple Swift
7 3 (0.96%) SQL
8 2 (0.64%) C#
8 2 (0.64%) Kotlin
8 2 (0.64%) Python
9 1 (0.32%) C
9 1 (0.32%) JSX
9 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 49 (15.65%) Degree
2 19 (6.07%) SC Cleared
2 19 (6.07%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.88%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.96%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.32%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (18.85%) Accessibility
2 17 (5.43%) WCAG
3 6 (1.92%) GRC
4 2 (0.64%) QA
5 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (5.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.19%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 289 (92.33%) Adobe
2 20 (6.39%) Google
3 9 (2.88%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.24%) Facebook
4 7 (2.24%) Virgin Media
5 6 (1.92%) IBM
6 4 (1.28%) Apple
6 4 (1.28%) BT
6 4 (1.28%) Cadence
7 3 (0.96%) Huawei
7 3 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.64%) HubSpot
8 2 (0.64%) New Relic
8 2 (0.64%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.32%) Avid
9 1 (0.32%) Optimizely
9 1 (0.32%) Spotify
9 1 (0.32%) VocaLink