Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe InDesign
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1015 1000 1025
Rank change year-on-year -15 +25 -68
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 158 207 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 1.09% 1.36% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 120 164 193
UK median annual salary £34,500 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% -2.99% +3.08%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,325 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £59,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.07% -6.67% -3.23%

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 14,538 15,195 17,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.67% 8.62% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11,263 11,735 14,135
UK median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 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 -7 154 £35,000 +7.69% 41
UK excluding London +25 106 £32,500 +16.07% 30
London -19 52 £36,500 -8.75% 14
South East +14 37 £45,000 +60.71% 6
North of England +29 26 £31,750 +98.44% 4
South West +4 20 £26,250 -6.25% 7
East of England +23 17 £40,000 +73.91% 4
North West +33 15 £28,250 +15.31% 2
Yorkshire +24 9 - - 2
Scotland -8 3 £33,500 -21.18% 1
West Midlands +13 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Midlands -10 2 £30,000 -6.25% 6
North East - 2 £32,500 -
Wales +5 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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.

1 158 (100.00%) Adobe
2 147 (93.04%) Photoshop
3 128 (81.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 68 (43.04%) User Experience
5 62 (39.24%) Marketing
6 55 (34.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 54 (34.18%) HTML
8 49 (31.01%) CSS
9 36 (22.78%) Graphic Design
10 31 (19.62%) Social Media
11 29 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (18.35%) JavaScript
12 26 (16.46%) Dreamweaver
12 26 (16.46%) Web Design
13 25 (15.82%) Google
13 25 (15.82%) HTML5
14 24 (15.19%) Degree
14 24 (15.19%) WordPress
14 24 (15.19%) SEO
14 24 (15.19%) CMS
15 21 (13.29%) PHP
16 20 (12.66%) Mobile App
17 19 (12.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 19 (12.03%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (12.03%) Retail
18 18 (11.39%) Web Development
18 18 (11.39%) Wireframes
19 17 (10.76%) Time Management
20 16 (10.13%) Customer Insight
20 16 (10.13%) InVision

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 24 (15.19%) CMS
1 24 (15.19%) WordPress
2 12 (7.59%) Marvel
3 6 (3.80%) Drupal
4 5 (3.16%) Joomla!
4 5 (3.16%) Moodle
5 4 (2.53%) Zope
6 2 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 147 (93.04%) Photoshop
2 128 (81.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 55 (34.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (10.13%) Adobe After Effects
4 16 (10.13%) InVision
5 11 (6.96%) UXPin
6 10 (6.33%) Adobe Premiere
6 10 (6.33%) OmniGraffle
6 10 (6.33%) Pixate
7 9 (5.70%) Adobe Captivate
7 9 (5.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (3.80%) Acrobat
10 5 (3.16%) Fireworks
10 5 (3.16%) MS Visio
11 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
12 3 (1.90%) PaintShop Pro
12 3 (1.90%) RoboHelp
12 3 (1.90%) Snagit
13 2 (1.27%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Magento
1 2 (1.27%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.63%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 11 (6.96%) Google Analytics
3 6 (3.80%) Silverpop
4 4 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.90%) MailChimp
6 2 (1.27%) SaaS
7 1 (0.63%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) SAN
2 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.90%) MySQL
1 3 (1.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (16.46%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (2.53%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (39.24%) Marketing
2 19 (12.03%) Retail
3 13 (8.23%) Advertising
4 9 (5.70%) Games
4 9 (5.70%) Legal
5 8 (5.06%) Finance
6 6 (3.80%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.16%) Billing
7 5 (3.16%) Brand Awareness
7 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.16%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.27%) Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Law
8 2 (1.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 96 (60.76%) Designer
2 37 (23.42%) UI Designer
3 32 (20.25%) UX Designer
4 30 (18.99%) UI/UX Designer
5 29 (18.35%) Developer
6 19 (12.03%) Graphic Designer
7 15 (9.49%) Digital Designer
8 10 (6.33%) Junior
9 9 (5.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (5.06%) Creative Designer
10 8 (5.06%) Junior Designer
11 7 (4.43%) Marketing Executive
11 7 (4.43%) Senior Designer
12 6 (3.80%) Email Developer
13 5 (3.16%) Junior Graphic Designer
13 5 (3.16%) Web Developer
13 5 (3.16%) Web Specialist
14 4 (2.53%) Administrator
14 4 (2.53%) e-Learning Developer
14 4 (2.53%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (34.18%) HTML
2 49 (31.01%) CSS
3 25 (15.82%) HTML5
4 13 (8.23%) jQuery
5 12 (7.59%) CSS3
5 12 (7.59%) Flash
6 8 (5.06%) XML
7 7 (4.43%) .NET
7 7 (4.43%) React
7 7 (4.43%) Sass
8 6 (3.80%) HTML5 Canvas
9 5 (3.16%) XHTML
10 4 (2.53%) Django
10 4 (2.53%) XSLT
11 3 (1.90%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.90%) ATL
11 3 (1.90%) Node.js
12 2 (1.27%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 2 (1.27%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 68 (43.04%) User Experience
2 36 (22.78%) Graphic Design
3 31 (19.62%) Social Media
4 20 (12.66%) Mobile App
5 10 (6.33%) Animation
6 9 (5.70%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.70%) Photography
6 9 (5.70%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (3.80%) e-Learning
8 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.16%) Blog
8 5 (3.16%) SCORM
8 5 (3.16%) Video Editing
9 4 (2.53%) Augmented Reality
9 4 (2.53%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.90%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.27%) Fintech
11 2 (1.27%) Learning Management System
11 2 (1.27%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.23%) Android
2 12 (7.59%) Windows
3 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.46%) Web Design
3 24 (15.19%) SEO
4 19 (12.03%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (11.39%) Web Development
5 18 (11.39%) Wireframes
6 17 (10.76%) Time Management
7 16 (10.13%) Customer Insight
8 15 (9.49%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (9.49%) Email Marketing
9 14 (8.86%) Front End Development
9 14 (8.86%) Typography
10 13 (8.23%) Infographics
11 12 (7.59%) Content Management
11 12 (7.59%) Prototyping
12 11 (6.96%) Analytics
12 11 (6.96%) E-Commerce
13 10 (6.33%) Line Management
14 8 (5.06%) Marketing Automation
15 7 (4.43%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.35%) JavaScript
2 21 (13.29%) PHP
3 5 (3.16%) C#
4 4 (2.53%) Python
5 3 (1.90%) Java
6 2 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (15.19%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) MCSA
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) WAI
1 1 (0.63%) WCAG
Vendors
1 158 (100.00%) Adobe
2 25 (15.82%) Google
3 13 (8.23%) Twitter
4 11 (6.96%) Apple
5 9 (5.70%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (4.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.80%) Facebook
8 3 (1.90%) Hootsuite
8 3 (1.90%) Pardot
9 2 (1.27%) Autodesk
9 2 (1.27%) Cisco
9 2 (1.27%) HP
9 2 (1.27%) Meraki
9 2 (1.27%) PayPal
9 2 (1.27%) Xerox
10 1 (0.63%) HubSpot
10 1 (0.63%) Quark
10 1 (0.63%) Tableau
10 1 (0.63%) WooCommerce