Period
to 26 February 2021

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 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe InDesign
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 779 938 1039
Rank change year-on-year +159 +101 -38
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 35 73 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.059% 0.066%
As % of the Applications category 0.76% 0.76% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 63 71
Median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £25,650 £22,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £52,250 £56,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,500 £31,250 £34,250
% change year-on-year -2.40% -8.76% +24.55%

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 4,620 9,620 13,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.21% 7.81% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,540 7,693 9,880
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

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 February 2021.

Salary histogram for InDesign in the UK

InDesign
Top 12 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 2021. 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 +175 33 £31,750 -6.62% 8
UK excluding London +164 18 £30,500 -2.40% 8
London +143 17 £42,500 +21.43% 1
North of England +63 8 £30,000 - 3
South East +130 5 £37,500 +108.33% 2
North West +55 5 £27,500 -33.33% 1
Yorkshire +34 3 £30,000 +39.53% 2
Work from Home -93 3 £30,000 -29.41% 2
South West +46 2 £27,500 +37.50%
Scotland +26 2 £41,805 - 1
Midlands +57 1 £25,500 -32.00% 1
East Midlands +32 1 £25,500 -32.00%

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, 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 35 (100.00%) Adobe
2 30 (85.71%) Photoshop
3 28 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (37.14%) HTML
5 12 (34.29%) CSS
5 12 (34.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (31.43%) User Experience
7 10 (28.57%) Graphic Design
8 9 (25.71%) Typography
9 8 (22.86%) Sketch
9 8 (22.86%) WordPress
9 8 (22.86%) Marketing
9 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
10 6 (17.14%) Legal
10 6 (17.14%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (17.14%) Social Media
11 5 (14.29%) Analytics
11 5 (14.29%) Adobe XD
11 5 (14.29%) Web Design
11 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (11.43%) Degree
12 4 (11.43%) Google Analytics
12 4 (11.43%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (11.43%) Google
12 4 (11.43%) Retail
12 4 (11.43%) Law
12 4 (11.43%) Publishing
12 4 (11.43%) BBC
12 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office

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 8 (22.86%) WordPress
2 3 (8.57%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 30 (85.71%) Photoshop
2 28 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (34.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (22.86%) Sketch
5 6 (17.14%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (14.29%) Adobe XD
7 4 (11.43%) Adobe Premiere
7 4 (11.43%) Figma
7 4 (11.43%) InVision
7 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (5.71%) Acrobat
9 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (2.86%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 4 (11.43%) Google Analytics
2 3 (8.57%) MailChimp
2 3 (8.57%) SaaS
3 2 (5.71%) Canva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (22.86%) Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Legal
3 4 (11.43%) Law
3 4 (11.43%) Publishing
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Games
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Designer
2 6 (17.14%) UX Designer
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Graphic Designer
3 4 (11.43%) UI Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Digital Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (8.57%) Junior
4 3 (8.57%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (8.57%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing Assistant
5 2 (5.71%) Marketing Assistant
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Web Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Analytics Developer
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce Web Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) HTML
2 12 (34.29%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) Framer.js
4 2 (5.71%) Ajax
4 2 (5.71%) COM
4 2 (5.71%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) User Experience
2 10 (28.57%) Graphic Design
3 6 (17.14%) Social Media
4 4 (11.43%) BBC
5 2 (5.71%) Animation
5 2 (5.71%) Motion Graphics
5 2 (5.71%) W3C
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.86%) Life Science
6 1 (2.86%) New Media
6 1 (2.86%) Online Games
6 1 (2.86%) Photography
6 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Typography
2 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
3 5 (14.29%) Analytics
3 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Web Design
4 4 (11.43%) Mobile First
4 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Email Marketing
5 3 (8.57%) Lean UX
5 3 (8.57%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (8.57%) Strategic Thinking
5 3 (8.57%) Web Development
6 2 (5.71%) B2B
6 2 (5.71%) B2C
6 2 (5.71%) Content Management
6 2 (5.71%) Innovative Thinking
6 2 (5.71%) SEO
6 2 (5.71%) Time Management
6 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (11.43%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) Facebook
3 2 (5.71%) Hootsuite
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Twitter
3 2 (5.71%) YouTube
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) Pardot
4 1 (2.86%) Quark
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com