Period
to 22 September 2020

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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe XD
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 662 931 1091
Rank change year-on-year +269 +160 +58
Permanent jobs citing Adobe XD 45 151 82
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.11% 0.049%
As % of the Applications category 1.47% 1.33% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 121 70
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -21.74%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £70,250 £60,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -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 3,065 11,360 14,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.15% 8.17% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,404 8,892 11,324
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,507 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.93% -4.29% +2.94%

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 22 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Adobe XD in the UK

Adobe XD
Top 14 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 22 September 2020. 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 +294 41 £45,000 - 22
UK excluding London +279 38 £40,000 - 15
South East +176 19 £35,000 -17.65% 1
South West +131 10 £67,500 +28.57% 2
London +201 6 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Midlands +145 3 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Wales - 3 £38,750 -
North of England +192 2 £27,000 -22.86% 6
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 - 2
Scotland +104 1 £35,000 +16.67%
West Midlands +96 1 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Work from Home +56 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £21,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, 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 41 (91.11%) User Experience
2 39 (86.67%) Adobe
3 26 (57.78%) CSS
4 25 (55.56%) HTML
5 24 (53.33%) Prototyping
6 23 (51.11%) Photoshop
7 21 (46.67%) Sketch
8 20 (44.44%) Wireframes
8 20 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
8 20 (44.44%) JavaScript
9 17 (37.78%) Balsamiq
10 16 (35.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (35.56%) InVision
11 13 (28.89%) Axure RP
12 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (22.22%) Front End Development
14 9 (20.00%) HTML5
14 9 (20.00%) CSS3
14 9 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
14 9 (20.00%) Web Design
14 9 (20.00%) jQuery
15 8 (17.78%) UXPin
15 8 (17.78%) User Stories
16 7 (15.56%) InDesign
17 6 (13.33%) Finance
17 6 (13.33%) Web Development
17 6 (13.33%) Framer.js
18 5 (11.11%) A/B Testing
18 5 (11.11%) Heuristic Analysis
18 5 (11.11%) OmniGraffle

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 2 (4.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (51.11%) Photoshop
2 21 (46.67%) Sketch
3 20 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (35.56%) InVision
5 8 (17.78%) UXPin
6 7 (15.56%) InDesign
7 5 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (8.89%) Marvel
9 3 (6.67%) Figma
10 2 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (2.22%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (2.22%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (4.44%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Intranet
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) Balsamiq
2 13 (28.89%) Axure RP
3 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.22%) Grunt
4 1 (2.22%) gulp
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 4 (8.89%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Designer
2 30 (66.67%) UX Designer
3 19 (42.22%) UI Designer
4 18 (40.00%) UI/UX Designer
5 11 (24.44%) Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Digital Designer
7 5 (11.11%) Digital UX Designer
7 5 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.67%) Junior
8 3 (6.67%) Junior Designer
8 3 (6.67%) Junior UI/UX Designer
8 3 (6.67%) Junior UX Designer
8 3 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (6.67%) Web Designer
8 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Graduate
9 2 (4.44%) HTML CSS Designer
9 2 (4.44%) Junior Digital Designer
10 1 (2.22%) Graphic Designer
10 1 (2.22%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) CSS
2 25 (55.56%) HTML
3 9 (20.00%) CSS3
3 9 (20.00%) HTML5
3 9 (20.00%) jQuery
4 6 (13.33%) Framer.js
5 5 (11.11%) React
6 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.22%) JSON
7 1 (2.22%) LAMP
7 1 (2.22%) Laravel
7 1 (2.22%) Sass
7 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.22%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 41 (91.11%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.22%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (2.22%) Photography
4 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Prototyping
2 20 (44.44%) Wireframes
3 16 (35.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 9 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 9 (20.00%) Web Design
7 8 (17.78%) User Stories
8 6 (13.33%) Web Development
9 5 (11.11%) A/B Testing
9 5 (11.11%) DevOps
9 5 (11.11%) Heuristic Analysis
9 5 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (8.89%) Design Thinking
10 4 (8.89%) Usability Testing
11 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.67%) Copywriting
11 3 (6.67%) Insurtech
11 3 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
11 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.44%) PHP
2 2 (4.44%) TypeScript
3 1 (2.22%) C
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
1 1 (2.22%) WCAG
Vendors
1 39 (86.67%) Adobe
2 2 (4.44%) Google