Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FreeHand skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FreeHand over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe FreeHand
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1137 1197 1241
Rank change year-on-year +60 +44 +56
Permanent jobs citing FreeHand 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Applications category 0.014% 0.013% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
UK median annual salary £75,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +150.00% - +20.00%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £30,000 £30,000

FreeHand 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 13,839 15,484 16,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.68% 8.63% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10,522 12,083 13,136
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -2.99%

FreeHand
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FreeHand as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FreeHand in the UK

FreeHand
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FreeHand.

Salary trend for FreeHand in the UK

FreeHand
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FreeHand within the UK over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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 +82 2 £75,000 +150.00%
London - 2 £75,000 -

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing FreeHand 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 FreeHand.

1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) UX Design
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Service Design
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 2 (100.00%) Contextual Inquiry
1 2 (100.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
1 2 (100.00%) Design Thinking

FreeHand
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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
1 2 (100.00%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Contextual Inquiry
1 2 (100.00%) Design Thinking
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Service Design
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
1 2 (100.00%) UX Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe