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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe XD
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 780 855 719
Rank change year-on-year +75 -136 +244
Permanent jobs citing Adobe XD 475 163 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 3.16% 1.90% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 154 79 54
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £31,625
25th Percentile £38,750 £27,500 £38,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
75th Percentile £68,438 £63,750 £59,375
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +38.46% -27.78% +9.09%

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 15,014 8,594 4,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.89% 7.51% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7,438 5,378 3,316
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,375
25th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £44,870 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +0.29% +5.58% +10.39%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +10.14%

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 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Adobe XD in the UK

Adobe XD
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 XD within the UK over the 6 months to 12 August 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 +27 395 £53,750 +19.44% 26
Work from Home -96 225 £55,000 +29.41% 13
London -52 218 £60,000 -7.69% 9
UK excluding London +10 186 £45,000 +38.46% 20
South East -37 49 £65,000 +116.67% 4
West Midlands -24 43 £42,500 -32.00% 5
Midlands -29 43 £42,500 -32.00% 6
North of England -49 37 £42,500 +30.77% 4
South West -26 25 £55,000 +57.14% 2
East of England -46 20 £45,000 - 1
North West -61 16 £50,000 +47.06% 1
North East +3 14 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Scotland -37 9 £46,250 - 1
Yorkshire -34 7 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Wales -14 4 £52,500 +75.00% 3

For the 6 months to 12 August 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.

1 431 (90.74%) User Experience
2 430 (90.53%) Adobe
3 370 (77.89%) UX Design
4 345 (72.63%) Figma
5 304 (64.00%) Sketch
6 281 (59.16%) Wireframes
7 228 (48.00%) Prototyping
8 183 (38.53%) Interaction Design
9 149 (31.37%) CSS
10 144 (30.32%) User Research
11 141 (29.68%) Agile
12 139 (29.26%) InVision
13 138 (29.05%) Photoshop
13 138 (29.05%) JavaScript
14 128 (26.95%) Adobe Illustrator
15 125 (26.32%) HTML
16 116 (24.42%) Accessibility
17 103 (21.68%) Social Skills
18 102 (21.47%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
19 95 (20.00%) JIRA
19 95 (20.00%) Usability Testing
20 90 (18.95%) UX Research
21 88 (18.53%) Degree
22 84 (17.68%) Marketing
23 80 (16.84%) Mobile App
24 79 (16.63%) Design Thinking
25 73 (15.37%) Games
26 68 (14.32%) Graphic Design
27 67 (14.11%) Information Architecture
28 66 (13.89%) React

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 22 (4.63%) Confluence
2 5 (1.05%) WordPress
3 3 (0.63%) CMS
3 3 (0.63%) Drupal
4 2 (0.42%) SAS
5 1 (0.21%) Headless CMS
5 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 304 (64.00%) Sketch
2 139 (29.26%) InVision
3 138 (29.05%) Photoshop
4 128 (26.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 65 (13.68%) InDesign
6 54 (11.37%) Adobe After Effects
7 41 (8.63%) Maya
8 38 (8.00%) Zeplin
9 34 (7.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 26 (5.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 19 (4.00%) Marvel
12 14 (2.95%) Adobe Premiere
13 9 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
13 9 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
14 5 (1.05%) Chatbot
14 5 (1.05%) UXPin
15 2 (0.42%) Acrobat
15 2 (0.42%) GIMP
15 2 (0.42%) Pixelmator
16 1 (0.21%) Blender
Business Applications
1 13 (2.74%) Magento
2 11 (2.32%) Odoo
3 1 (0.21%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 345 (72.63%) Figma
2 30 (6.32%) Miro
3 27 (5.68%) SaaS
4 20 (4.21%) npm
5 19 (4.00%) Canva
5 19 (4.00%) Typeform
6 16 (3.37%) AWS
7 15 (3.16%) Slack
7 15 (3.16%) UsabilityHub
8 14 (2.95%) GitHub
8 14 (2.95%) Google Analytics
8 14 (2.95%) Google Workspace
9 13 (2.74%) Power Platform
10 12 (2.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 12 (2.53%) WeChat
11 11 (2.32%) Azure
12 6 (1.26%) Microsoft 365
13 3 (0.63%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.63%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.32%) Network Security
2 5 (1.05%) Intranet
3 1 (0.21%) DNS
3 1 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.74%) Power BI
2 11 (2.32%) Big Data
3 5 (1.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 95 (20.00%) JIRA
2 33 (6.95%) Git (software)
3 31 (6.53%) Axure RP
4 25 (5.26%) webpack
5 20 (4.21%) GitLab
6 6 (1.26%) Balsamiq
6 6 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.05%) Babel
7 5 (1.05%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.84%) gulp
9 3 (0.63%) Grunt
9 3 (0.63%) Mocha
9 3 (0.63%) Subversion
10 2 (0.42%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.42%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.42%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.42%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.42%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.42%) WebPageTest
10 2 (0.42%) Xcode
General
1 103 (21.68%) Social Skills
2 84 (17.68%) Marketing
3 73 (15.37%) Games
4 52 (10.95%) Finance
5 44 (9.26%) Legal
6 36 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (7.58%) Automotive
7 31 (6.53%) Presentation Skills
8 26 (5.47%) Manufacturing
9 25 (5.26%) Retail
10 24 (5.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 23 (4.84%) Public Sector
12 22 (4.63%) Organisational Skills
13 15 (3.16%) Advertising
14 12 (2.53%) Tech for Good
15 11 (2.32%) Georgian Language
16 8 (1.68%) Front Office
17 6 (1.26%) Influencing Skills
18 4 (0.84%) French Language
19 3 (0.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 338 (71.16%) Designer
2 214 (45.05%) UX Designer
3 156 (32.84%) UI Designer
4 108 (22.74%) UI/UX Designer
5 75 (15.79%) Senior Designer
6 48 (10.11%) Developer
7 34 (7.16%) Senior UI Designer
8 28 (5.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 25 (5.26%) Lead Designer
10 22 (4.63%) Senior UX Designer
11 17 (3.58%) Digital Designer
12 11 (2.32%) Lead UX Designer
13 10 (2.11%) Senior Developer
14 7 (1.47%) Full Stack Developer
15 6 (1.26%) iOS Developer
15 6 (1.26%) Senior iOS Developer
16 5 (1.05%) Creative Technologist
16 5 (1.05%) Graphic Designer
16 5 (1.05%) Senior Graphic Designer
16 5 (1.05%) Senior UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (31.37%) CSS
2 125 (26.32%) HTML
3 66 (13.89%) React
4 59 (12.42%) CSS3
5 56 (11.79%) HTML5
6 33 (6.95%) jQuery
7 30 (6.32%) Node.js
7 30 (6.32%) Sass
8 22 (4.63%) GraphQL
9 15 (3.16%) Tailwind CSS
10 11 (2.32%) UIKit
11 10 (2.11%) AngularJS
11 10 (2.11%) Framer.js
11 10 (2.11%) Vue.js
12 9 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (1.89%) Unreal Engine
13 7 (1.47%) Redux
13 7 (1.47%) REST
14 5 (1.05%) Handlebars
14 5 (1.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 431 (90.74%) User Experience
2 80 (16.84%) Mobile App
3 68 (14.32%) Graphic Design
4 56 (11.79%) Animation
5 36 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
6 33 (6.95%) Motion Graphics
7 26 (5.47%) Taxonomies
8 21 (4.42%) Blockchain
9 20 (4.21%) Hackathon
10 19 (4.00%) Virtual Team
11 18 (3.79%) Social Media
12 12 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (2.32%) Cardano
13 11 (2.32%) Video Editing
14 9 (1.89%) Digital Media
15 8 (1.68%) Hedge funds
16 6 (1.26%) PMI
16 6 (1.26%) Sports Betting
17 5 (1.05%) Blog
17 5 (1.05%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.63%) Apple iOS
2 38 (8.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (77.89%) UX Design
2 281 (59.16%) Wireframes
3 228 (48.00%) Prototyping
4 183 (38.53%) Interaction Design
5 144 (30.32%) User Research
6 141 (29.68%) Agile
7 102 (21.47%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 95 (20.00%) Usability Testing
9 90 (18.95%) UX Research
10 79 (16.63%) Design Thinking
11 67 (14.11%) Information Architecture
12 62 (13.05%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 55 (11.58%) Problem-Solving
14 49 (10.32%) Product Roadmap
14 49 (10.32%) Workshop Facilitation
15 48 (10.11%) B2B
16 46 (9.68%) Service Design
17 44 (9.26%) A/B Testing
17 44 (9.26%) Front End Development
18 43 (9.05%) Product Strategy
Programming Languages
1 138 (29.05%) JavaScript
2 33 (6.95%) TypeScript
3 9 (1.89%) Python
4 8 (1.68%) ES6
5 7 (1.47%) C#
6 6 (1.26%) Apple Swift
6 6 (1.26%) Java
6 6 (1.26%) Objective-C
6 6 (1.26%) PHP
7 3 (0.63%) JSX
7 3 (0.63%) SQL
7 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.21%) Ada
Qualifications
1 88 (18.53%) Degree
2 19 (4.00%) Postgraduate
3 9 (1.89%) Master's Degree
4 6 (1.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (24.42%) Accessibility
2 32 (6.74%) WCAG
3 14 (2.95%) QA
4 3 (0.63%) GRC
5 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (3.58%) Panaseer
Vendors
1 430 (90.53%) Adobe
2 41 (8.63%) Google
3 29 (6.11%) Microsoft
4 19 (4.00%) Cadence
4 19 (4.00%) IBM
5 12 (2.53%) Apple
6 11 (2.32%) Cisco
6 11 (2.32%) CyberTech
7 9 (1.89%) Autodesk
7 9 (1.89%) Perforce
8 8 (1.68%) Xero
9 7 (1.47%) Sun
10 6 (1.26%) BT
10 6 (1.26%) LexisNexis
11 4 (0.84%) Facebook
12 3 (0.63%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.42%) Samsung
14 1 (0.21%) Avid
14 1 (0.21%) Screaming Frog