Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe InDesign
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 933 1037 996
Rank change year-on-year +104 -41 -52
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 73 100 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.066% 0.12%
As % of the Applications category 0.76% 0.77% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 62 69 166
UK median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,125 £60,250 £51,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,250 £33,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -6.72% +21.82% +5.77%

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 9,610 13,062 15,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.81% 8.63% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7,619 9,773 11,933
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -1.52%

InDesign
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for InDesign in the UK

InDesign
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for InDesign in the UK

InDesign
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing InDesign over the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for InDesign in the UK

InDesign
Top 14 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 26 February 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 +116 71 £34,000 -2.86% 29
London +80 48 £35,000 -3.45% 15
UK excluding London +69 24 £31,250 -6.72% 15
North of England +58 9 £30,000 +20.00% 4
North West - 6 £41,250 - 2
South West +24 5 £20,000 -39.39% 4
South East +52 4 £18,000 -57.65% 2
Midlands +39 4 £37,500 +70.45% 3
East Midlands +26 3 £37,500 +102.70% 2
Yorkshire +33 2 £21,500 -14.00% 1
East of England +49 1 £37,500 -8.54% 1
West Midlands +35 1 £50,000 +96.08% 1
Scotland +26 1 - -
North East - 1 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 73 (100.00%) Adobe
2 67 (91.78%) Photoshop
3 61 (83.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 37 (50.68%) HTML
5 36 (49.32%) User Experience
6 33 (45.21%) Marketing
7 26 (35.62%) CSS
8 20 (27.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 18 (24.66%) Adobe After Effects
9 18 (24.66%) Adobe XD
10 16 (21.92%) Social Media
11 15 (20.55%) Retail
12 14 (19.18%) Graphic Design
12 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
12 14 (19.18%) Advertising
13 13 (17.81%) Degree
13 13 (17.81%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 12 (16.44%) Acrobat
15 11 (15.07%) Prototyping
15 11 (15.07%) Sketch
16 10 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (12.33%) Email Marketing
17 9 (12.33%) Scrum
17 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
17 9 (12.33%) Wireframes
17 9 (12.33%) Sass
18 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
18 8 (10.96%) Adobe Premiere
18 8 (10.96%) Digital Marketing

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 7 (9.59%) CMS
2 4 (5.48%) WordPress
3 3 (4.11%) LiveCycle
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.74%) Confluence
5 1 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 67 (91.78%) Photoshop
2 61 (83.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (27.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 18 (24.66%) Adobe After Effects
4 18 (24.66%) Adobe XD
5 12 (16.44%) Acrobat
6 11 (15.07%) Sketch
7 8 (10.96%) Adobe Premiere
8 6 (8.22%) Figma
9 5 (6.85%) InVision
10 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
11 2 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 1 (1.37%) Marvel
12 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
12 1 (1.37%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (1.37%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Shopify
2 2 (2.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.81%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Azure
3 1 (1.37%) GitHub
3 1 (1.37%) MailChimp
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) DHCP
1 4 (5.48%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) NAS
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
2 1 (1.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) MySQL
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (8.22%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.74%) Balsamiq
3 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.74%) Grunt
3 2 (2.74%) gulp
3 2 (2.74%) JIRA
4 1 (1.37%) Hudson
4 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 33 (45.21%) Marketing
2 15 (20.55%) Retail
3 14 (19.18%) Advertising
4 6 (8.22%) Finance
4 6 (8.22%) Publishing
5 3 (4.11%) Banking
6 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.37%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.37%) Games
7 1 (1.37%) Law
7 1 (1.37%) Legal
7 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 52 (71.23%) Designer
2 19 (26.03%) Graphic Designer
3 15 (20.55%) Digital Designer
4 13 (17.81%) UX Designer
5 12 (16.44%) Web Designer
6 10 (13.70%) Developer
7 9 (12.33%) Junior
8 7 (9.59%) Junior Designer
9 4 (5.48%) Artworker
9 4 (5.48%) Creative Artworker
9 4 (5.48%) Junior Digital Designer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Designer
9 4 (5.48%) UI Designer
9 4 (5.48%) UI/UX Designer
9 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Junior Graphic Designer
11 2 (2.74%) Print Designer
11 2 (2.74%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.68%) HTML
2 26 (35.62%) CSS
3 9 (12.33%) Sass
4 4 (5.48%) HTML5
5 3 (4.11%) CSS3
6 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.37%) .NET
7 1 (1.37%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.37%) Django
7 1 (1.37%) Flash
7 1 (1.37%) GraphQL
7 1 (1.37%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.37%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (1.37%) Laravel
7 1 (1.37%) LESS
7 1 (1.37%) Node.js
7 1 (1.37%) React
7 1 (1.37%) Redux
7 1 (1.37%) Symfony
7 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (49.32%) User Experience
2 16 (21.92%) Social Media
3 14 (19.18%) Graphic Design
4 7 (9.59%) Animation
4 7 (9.59%) Photography
5 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.48%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.48%) Video Editing
7 3 (4.11%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (2.74%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.74%) Wiki
9 1 (1.37%) Blog
9 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.37%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.37%) Online Games
9 1 (1.37%) Podcast
9 1 (1.37%) SCORM
9 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.37%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Android
1 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.07%) Prototyping
2 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (12.33%) Email Marketing
3 9 (12.33%) Scrum
3 9 (12.33%) Wireframes
4 8 (10.96%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.59%) B2B
5 7 (9.59%) Creative Thinking
5 7 (9.59%) Typography
6 6 (8.22%) Web Design
7 5 (6.85%) Front End Development
8 4 (5.48%) SEO
8 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.48%) Time Management
8 4 (5.48%) User Stories
9 3 (4.11%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (4.11%) Creative Marketing
9 3 (4.11%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.48%) SQL
3 3 (4.11%) PHP
3 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.37%) C#
4 1 (1.37%) Go
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) Python
4 1 (1.37%) Scala
4 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) NFS
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Adobe
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.48%) VMware
4 3 (4.11%) McAfee
4 3 (4.11%) NetApp
4 3 (4.11%) Splunk
4 3 (4.11%) Veeam
5 1 (1.37%) Apple
5 1 (1.37%) Canon
5 1 (1.37%) Google
5 1 (1.37%) Mitel
5 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.37%) Sony