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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe InDesign
UK
6 months to
26 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1025 843 850
Rank change year-on-year -182 +7 +180
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 188 59 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.064% 0.070%
As % of the Applications category 1.38% 0.93% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 48
10th Percentile £26,425 £25,125 £22,500
25th Percentile £34,625 £28,063 £25,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
75th Percentile £53,695 £53,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £62,600 £57,500 £46,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,588 £32,500 £26,750
% change year-on-year -8.96% +21.50% -17.69%

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 13,613 6,330 6,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.28% 6.83% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7,010 4,290 5,297
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,625 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.57% +0.29% +6.25%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00% +7.14%

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 26 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -155 169 £37,000 +5.71% 4
London -206 102 £40,000 -11.11% 2
UK excluding London -114 73 £29,588 -8.96% 2
Work from Home -247 51 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Midlands -39 30 £27,000 -16.92%
West Midlands - 29 £27,000 -
North of England -74 15 £28,264 -16.26%
South East -86 15 £37,000 -
North West -69 14 £29,027 +52.77%
Scotland -49 7 £44,347 -8.56%
South West -21 5 £22,168 -19.39% 2
East Midlands -29 1 £29,588 -8.96%
Yorkshire -56 1 £27,500 -8.33%
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 May 2022, 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.

1 188 (100.00%) Adobe
2 161 (85.64%) Photoshop
3 152 (80.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 115 (61.17%) User Experience
5 81 (43.09%) Adobe After Effects
6 77 (40.96%) Graphic Design
7 73 (38.83%) UX Design
8 72 (38.30%) Figma
9 68 (36.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 65 (34.57%) Marketing
11 60 (31.91%) Adobe XD
12 59 (31.38%) Sketch
12 59 (31.38%) Typography
13 58 (30.85%) Social Skills
14 57 (30.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 55 (29.26%) Interaction Design
16 50 (26.60%) Wireframes
17 48 (25.53%) CSS
18 44 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
19 42 (22.34%) Prototyping
19 42 (22.34%) JavaScript
20 41 (21.81%) HTML
21 38 (20.21%) Social Media
21 38 (20.21%) Animation
22 37 (19.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
23 35 (18.62%) Degree
24 33 (17.55%) Motion Graphics
25 32 (17.02%) User Research
25 32 (17.02%) Finance
26 31 (16.49%) Advertising

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 9 (4.79%) CMS
2 6 (3.19%) WordPress
3 4 (2.13%) Totara
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 161 (85.64%) Photoshop
2 152 (80.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 81 (43.09%) Adobe After Effects
4 68 (36.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 60 (31.91%) Adobe XD
6 59 (31.38%) Sketch
7 57 (30.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 28 (14.89%) InVision
9 25 (13.30%) Adobe Premiere
10 23 (12.23%) Maya
11 18 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (4.26%) Acrobat
13 7 (3.72%) InCopy
14 6 (3.19%) Adobe Captivate
15 5 (2.66%) Zeplin
16 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
17 2 (1.06%) Fireworks
17 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
18 1 (0.53%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 72 (38.30%) Figma
2 37 (19.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 14 (7.45%) SaaS
4 7 (3.72%) Google Workspace
5 6 (3.19%) Azure
6 5 (2.66%) Miro
7 4 (2.13%) Google Docs
7 4 (2.13%) Google Sheets
7 4 (2.13%) Microsoft 365
8 3 (1.60%) GitHub
9 1 (0.53%) npm
9 1 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.64%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.13%) GIS
2 1 (0.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (13.30%) JIRA
2 7 (3.72%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (2.13%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.06%) webpack
5 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.53%) git-flow
5 1 (0.53%) Grunt
5 1 (0.53%) gulp
General
1 65 (34.57%) Marketing
2 58 (30.85%) Social Skills
3 32 (17.02%) Finance
4 31 (16.49%) Advertising
5 30 (15.96%) Presentation Skills
6 23 (12.23%) Automotive
7 17 (9.04%) Games
8 16 (8.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 15 (7.98%) Publishing
10 13 (6.91%) Organisational Skills
11 10 (5.32%) German Language
12 9 (4.79%) Legal
12 9 (4.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (3.72%) Public Sector
13 7 (3.72%) Retail
14 5 (2.66%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.53%) Banking
15 1 (0.53%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 145 (77.13%) Designer
2 54 (28.72%) UI Designer
3 51 (27.13%) UX Designer
4 40 (21.28%) UI/UX Designer
5 27 (14.36%) Digital Designer
5 27 (14.36%) Senior Designer
6 14 (7.45%) Senior UI Designer
7 12 (6.38%) Creative Designer
8 11 (5.85%) Developer
8 11 (5.85%) Graphic Designer
9 7 (3.72%) Graduate
10 6 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (3.19%) Junior
10 6 (3.19%) Junior Designer
11 5 (2.66%) e-Learning Developer
11 5 (2.66%) Support Specialist
12 4 (2.13%) Marketing Executive
13 3 (1.60%) Digital Marketing Executive
13 3 (1.60%) Junior Graphic Designer
13 3 (1.60%) Social Media Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.53%) CSS
2 41 (21.81%) HTML
3 7 (3.72%) HTML5
4 5 (2.66%) CSS3
4 5 (2.66%) Kendo UI
4 5 (2.66%) Web Services
4 5 (2.66%) XML
5 4 (2.13%) JSON
5 4 (2.13%) REST
5 4 (2.13%) XSLT
6 3 (1.60%) Tailwind CSS
7 2 (1.06%) Ajax
7 2 (1.06%) jQuery
7 2 (1.06%) React
7 2 (1.06%) Sass
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.53%) COM
8 1 (0.53%) GreenSock GSAP
8 1 (0.53%) HTML5 Canvas
8 1 (0.53%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 115 (61.17%) User Experience
2 77 (40.96%) Graphic Design
3 38 (20.21%) Animation
3 38 (20.21%) Social Media
4 33 (17.55%) Motion Graphics
5 20 (10.64%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.26%) e-Learning
7 6 (3.19%) Online Gambling
8 5 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.66%) Virtual Team
9 4 (2.13%) Blog
9 4 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.13%) NHS
9 4 (2.13%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (1.60%) Blockchain
10 3 (1.60%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.60%) FMCG
10 3 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.60%) Video Editing
10 3 (1.60%) Web3
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.32%) Android
2 6 (3.19%) Apple iOS
2 6 (3.19%) Mac OS X
2 6 (3.19%) Windows
2 6 (3.19%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (38.83%) UX Design
2 59 (31.38%) Typography
3 55 (29.26%) Interaction Design
4 50 (26.60%) Wireframes
5 44 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
6 42 (22.34%) Prototyping
7 32 (17.02%) User Research
8 28 (14.89%) Web Design
9 23 (12.23%) 3D Animation
9 23 (12.23%) Analytics
9 23 (12.23%) CAD
9 23 (12.23%) Information Architecture
9 23 (12.23%) Storyboarding
10 20 (10.64%) Fintech
11 18 (9.57%) Post-Production
12 17 (9.04%) Agile
13 16 (8.51%) Infographics
14 14 (7.45%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (6.38%) B2B
15 12 (6.38%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (22.34%) JavaScript
2 5 (2.66%) C
3 4 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (0.53%) ES6
4 1 (0.53%) PHP
4 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 35 (18.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.38%) Accessibility
2 6 (3.19%) QA
3 5 (2.66%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (3.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.19%) Jamf Pro
1 6 (3.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 188 (100.00%) Adobe
2 26 (13.83%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.38%) Google
4 7 (3.72%) Sun
5 6 (3.19%) Apple
6 3 (1.60%) PayPal
7 2 (1.06%) BT