Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe InDesign
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 679 971 1021
Rank change year-on-year +292 +50 -9
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 19 107 159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.076% 0.095%
As % of the Applications category 0.63% 0.93% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 97 121
Median annual salary £30,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,000 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -5.71% +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 3,010 11,477 14,617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.14% 8.15% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,364 8,995 11,339
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,221 £22,300 £21,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,557 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.08% -4.29% +1.45%

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 24 September 2020.

Salary histogram for InDesign in the UK

InDesign
Top 11 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 24 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 +313 16 £31,000 -17.33% 11
UK excluding London +298 13 £33,000 -5.71% 6
South East +217 8 £31,000 +3.33% 4
Work from Home +51 6 £37,500 -16.67% 1
London +221 4 £30,000 -33.33% 5
Midlands +143 3 £45,000 +45.16% 1
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 - 1
North of England +180 1 £21,500 -38.57%
Yorkshire +138 1 £21,500 -21.82%
Scotland +106 1 £25,000 -26.47%
West Midlands +103 1 £27,500 -11.29%

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 15 (78.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (73.68%) Photoshop
4 8 (42.11%) Marketing
4 8 (42.11%) User Experience
5 7 (36.84%) Adobe XD
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) CSS
7 5 (26.32%) Graphic Design
7 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (21.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (21.05%) Typography
8 4 (21.05%) Social Media
8 4 (21.05%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (21.05%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (21.05%) Games
9 3 (15.79%) Retail
9 3 (15.79%) Degree
9 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (10.53%) Wireframes
10 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
10 2 (10.53%) Autodesk Inventor
10 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.53%) Design Thinking
10 2 (10.53%) Sketch
10 2 (10.53%) Motion Graphics
10 2 (10.53%) Animation
10 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 14 (73.68%) Photoshop
3 7 (36.84%) Adobe XD
4 4 (21.05%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (21.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (21.05%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (10.53%) Acrobat
5 2 (10.53%) Autodesk Inventor
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Sketch
6 1 (5.26%) 3ds Max
6 1 (5.26%) LightWave 3D
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (5.26%) MODO
6 1 (5.26%) Revit
6 1 (5.26%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) G Suite
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.26%) Grunt
1 1 (5.26%) gulp
General
1 8 (42.11%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Games
3 3 (15.79%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Designer
2 5 (26.32%) Digital Designer
2 5 (26.32%) UI Designer
2 5 (26.32%) UI/UX Designer
2 5 (26.32%) UX Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Junior
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate
4 3 (15.79%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Author
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Digital UX Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Digital Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior UI/UX Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior UX Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Digital Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) Corona SDK
3 1 (5.26%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (5.26%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
2 5 (26.32%) Graphic Design
3 4 (21.05%) Social Media
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Animation
4 2 (10.53%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
5 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 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (21.05%) Typography
3 2 (10.53%) CAD
3 2 (10.53%) Design Thinking
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) Game Development
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
3 2 (10.53%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) Usability Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Wireframes
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (5.26%) B2B
4 1 (5.26%) B2C
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.26%) Psychology
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Autodesk
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Pardot
3 1 (5.26%) Perforce
3 1 (5.26%) Sage
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com