Period
to 3 July 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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe InDesign
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 791 1019 1037
Rank change year-on-year +228 +18 -85
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 53 99 182
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.068% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 0.95% 0.82% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 78 144
Median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +10.17%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,875 £20,900
90th Percentile £38,750 £54,375 £51,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +14.75% +15.09%

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 5,596 12,040 15,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.07% 8.21% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,344 9,189 11,887
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.72%

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 3 July 2020.

Salary histogram for InDesign in the UK

InDesign
Top 13 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 3 July 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 +234 48 £32,500 -7.14% 3
London +148 27 £32,500 -27.78%
UK excluding London +208 22 £30,000 -14.29% 3
South East +129 10 £30,500 -12.86% 1
Work from Home +48 6 £26,000 -42.22% 1
North of England +118 5 £37,000 +23.33% 1
Midlands +124 4 £30,000 -3.23% 1
North West +100 3 £52,500 +75.00% 1
East Midlands - 3 £32,500 -
East of England +89 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £21,500 -
Scotland +90 1 - -
West Midlands +86 1 £27,500 -11.29% 1

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 53 (100.00%) Adobe
2 45 (84.91%) Photoshop
3 43 (81.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 29 (54.72%) Marketing
5 25 (47.17%) User Experience
6 24 (45.28%) HTML
7 22 (41.51%) CSS
8 18 (33.96%) Adobe XD
9 16 (30.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 16 (30.19%) Adobe After Effects
10 12 (22.64%) Graphic Design
11 11 (20.75%) Social Media
12 10 (18.87%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (18.87%) Animation
12 10 (18.87%) Adobe Premiere
13 9 (16.98%) Email Marketing
13 9 (16.98%) Sketch
13 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (16.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 8 (15.09%) Typography
14 8 (15.09%) Prototyping
14 8 (15.09%) Retail
14 8 (15.09%) B2B
15 7 (13.21%) Advertising
16 6 (11.32%) Degree
16 6 (11.32%) Scrum
16 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (11.32%) Web Design
16 6 (11.32%) CMS
16 6 (11.32%) Games

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 6 (11.32%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (84.91%) Photoshop
2 43 (81.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (33.96%) Adobe XD
4 16 (30.19%) Adobe After Effects
4 16 (30.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (18.87%) Adobe Premiere
6 9 (16.98%) Sketch
7 6 (11.32%) Figma
8 5 (9.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (7.55%) Acrobat
10 2 (3.77%) InVision
10 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
11 1 (1.89%) 3ds Max
11 1 (1.89%) LightWave 3D
11 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
11 1 (1.89%) MODO
11 1 (1.89%) Revit
11 1 (1.89%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Shopify
2 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.89%) G Suite
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Axure RP
2 4 (7.55%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.77%) Grunt
3 2 (3.77%) gulp
General
1 29 (54.72%) Marketing
2 8 (15.09%) Retail
3 7 (13.21%) Advertising
4 6 (11.32%) Games
5 3 (5.66%) Finance
6 2 (3.77%) Legal
6 2 (3.77%) Publishing
7 1 (1.89%) Law
7 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (75.47%) Designer
2 14 (26.42%) UX Designer
3 13 (24.53%) Digital Designer
3 13 (24.53%) Graphic Designer
4 8 (15.09%) UI Designer
4 8 (15.09%) UI/UX Designer
5 5 (9.43%) Junior
6 4 (7.55%) Junior Designer
6 4 (7.55%) Photoshop Designer
6 4 (7.55%) Web Designer
7 3 (5.66%) Artworker
7 3 (5.66%) Creative Artworker
7 3 (5.66%) Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Digital UX Designer
7 3 (5.66%) Graduate
7 3 (5.66%) Junior Digital Designer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Designer
7 3 (5.66%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (3.77%) Junior UI/UX Designer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) HTML
2 22 (41.51%) CSS
3 3 (5.66%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) ATL
4 1 (1.89%) Corona SDK
4 1 (1.89%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (1.89%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 25 (47.17%) User Experience
2 12 (22.64%) Graphic Design
3 11 (20.75%) Social Media
4 10 (18.87%) Animation
5 6 (11.32%) Motion Graphics
6 5 (9.43%) Photography
6 5 (9.43%) Video Editing
7 3 (5.66%) Digital Media
8 2 (3.77%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.89%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Android
1 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (16.98%) Email Marketing
2 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (15.09%) B2B
3 8 (15.09%) Prototyping
3 8 (15.09%) Typography
4 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.32%) Scrum
4 6 (11.32%) Web Design
5 5 (9.43%) Creative Thinking
5 5 (9.43%) Time Management
5 5 (9.43%) Wireframes
6 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.55%) Game Development
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.55%) User Stories
7 3 (5.66%) Content Management
7 3 (5.66%) Creative Marketing
7 3 (5.66%) Front End Development
7 3 (5.66%) Infographics
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Apple
3 1 (1.89%) Google
3 1 (1.89%) Perforce
3 1 (1.89%) Sage
3 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com