Period
to 27 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for InDesign skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited InDesign over the 6 months to 27 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe InDesign
UK
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 696 966 1054
Rank change year-on-year +270 +88 -55
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 19 98 128
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.072% 0.079%
As % of the Applications category 0.57% 0.90% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 86 98
Median annual salary £36,250 £38,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.45% +13.97% +4.62%
10th Percentile £25,125 £22,375 £20,075
90th Percentile £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.48% +19.64%

InDesign 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 3,306 10,844 14,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.98% 8.00% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,695 8,570 10,941
Median annual salary £44,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,225 £22,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for InDesign in the UK

InDesign
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing InDesign.

Salary trend for InDesign in the UK

InDesign
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing InDesign over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

Salary histogram for InDesign in the UK

InDesign
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing InDesign within the UK over the 6 months to 27 November 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 +255 17 £36,250 -3.33% 9
UK excluding London +257 13 £37,500 +7.14% 8
South East +204 8 £35,000 +55.56%
London +211 6 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Work from Home -14 4 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Midlands +115 2 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands +80 2 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Scotland - 2 £32,500 -
North of England +128 1 £42,500 +21.43% 2
North West +110 1 £42,500 +30.77% 2

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, IT jobs citing InDesign 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 InDesign.

1 19 (100.00%) Adobe
2 14 (73.68%) Photoshop
2 14 (73.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) User Experience
3 6 (31.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (31.58%) Adobe XD
4 5 (26.32%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Games
6 3 (15.79%) Acrobat
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Graphic Design
6 3 (15.79%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (15.79%) WordPress
6 3 (15.79%) Social Media
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.53%) SaaS
7 2 (10.53%) Sketch
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Autodesk Inventor
7 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.53%) Web Design
7 2 (10.53%) Animation
7 2 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (10.53%) CAD
7 2 (10.53%) Autodesk
7 2 (10.53%) Workflow
8 1 (5.26%) Finance

InDesign
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 3 (15.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Adobe Illustrator
1 14 (73.68%) Photoshop
2 6 (31.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (31.58%) Adobe XD
3 3 (15.79%) Acrobat
3 3 (15.79%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (10.53%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (10.53%) Autodesk Inventor
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (10.53%) Sketch
5 1 (5.26%) 3ds Max
5 1 (5.26%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (5.26%) Figma
5 1 (5.26%) InVision
5 1 (5.26%) LightWave 3D
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (5.26%) MODO
5 1 (5.26%) Revit
5 1 (5.26%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) G Suite
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Designer
2 6 (31.58%) Solutions Designer
2 6 (31.58%) UI Designer
3 5 (26.32%) UI/UX Designer
3 5 (26.32%) UX Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Author
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Author
5 1 (5.26%) Artworker
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) COM
3 1 (5.26%) Corona SDK
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) React
3 1 (5.26%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (5.26%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Graphic Design
2 3 (15.79%) Social Media
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Animation
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) Online Games
4 1 (5.26%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) CAD
1 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.53%) Web Design
1 2 (10.53%) Workflow
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.26%) B2B
2 1 (5.26%) B2C
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Data Privacy
2 1 (5.26%) DevOps
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.26%) Email Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile First
2 1 (5.26%) Psychology
2 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Time Management
2 1 (5.26%) Web Development
2 1 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Adobe
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Autodesk
4 1 (5.26%) Pardot
4 1 (5.26%) Perforce
4 1 (5.26%) Sage
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com