Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe InDesign
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 971 1012 1006
Rank change year-on-year +41 -6 +7
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 107 161 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.097% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 0.94% 1.11% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 91 123 160
UK median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% +19.64% -6.67%

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 11,339 14,548 15,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.15% 8.74% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8,886 11,295 11,872
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +2.94% +4.62%

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 +36 105 £37,500 +7.14% 58
London +101 54 £43,750 +20.69% 22
UK excluding London +10 53 £35,000 +4.48% 40
South East +5 18 £30,000 -33.33% 2
South West +1 17 £37,500 +42.86% 3
North of England -5 11 £35,000 +10.24% 19
North West +15 8 £35,000 +23.89% 6
East of England +58 4 £35,000 -12.50% 3
North East +21 2 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Scotland +12 2 £34,000 +1.49% 4
West Midlands +29 1 £31,000 +3.33% 6
Midlands +22 1 £31,000 +3.33% 9
Yorkshire -7 1 £27,500 - 11

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Adobe
2 89 (83.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 85 (79.44%) Photoshop
4 47 (43.93%) Marketing
5 45 (42.06%) User Experience
6 44 (41.12%) HTML
7 38 (35.51%) CSS
8 30 (28.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 29 (27.10%) JavaScript
10 25 (23.36%) Advertising
11 22 (20.56%) Prototyping
12 21 (19.63%) Adobe After Effects
13 19 (17.76%) Wireframes
14 18 (16.82%) Sketch
14 18 (16.82%) Sass
14 18 (16.82%) Degree
15 17 (15.89%) Web Development
15 17 (15.89%) Adobe Premiere
15 17 (15.89%) Social Media
16 16 (14.95%) Axure RP
17 15 (14.02%) WordPress
18 13 (12.15%) Infographics
18 13 (12.15%) InVision
18 13 (12.15%) Finance
18 13 (12.15%) Graphic Design
18 13 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
19 12 (11.21%) Internet
19 12 (11.21%) Typography
19 12 (11.21%) Adobe XD
20 11 (10.28%) PHP

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 15 (14.02%) WordPress
2 10 (9.35%) CMS
2 10 (9.35%) Drupal
3 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Moodle
4 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 89 (83.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 85 (79.44%) Photoshop
3 30 (28.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 21 (19.63%) Adobe After Effects
5 18 (16.82%) Sketch
6 17 (15.89%) Adobe Premiere
7 13 (12.15%) InVision
8 12 (11.21%) Adobe XD
9 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (6.54%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (5.61%) MS Visio
11 4 (3.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 3 (2.80%) AutoCAD
12 3 (2.80%) Zeplin
13 2 (1.87%) Acrobat
13 2 (1.87%) FreeHand
14 1 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.93%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.93%) InCopy
14 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (4.67%) AWS
3 4 (3.74%) SaaS
4 3 (2.80%) Asana
4 3 (2.80%) G Suite
5 2 (1.87%) Azure
5 2 (1.87%) GCP
6 1 (0.93%) AdWords
6 1 (0.93%) GitHub
6 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.93%) Google Docs
6 1 (0.93%) Google Sheets
6 1 (0.93%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) Internet
2 3 (2.80%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.93%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.35%) MySQL
2 5 (4.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (14.95%) Axure RP
2 9 (8.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.80%) Balsamiq
3 3 (2.80%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.80%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.93%) JSUnit
4 1 (0.93%) webpack
General
1 47 (43.93%) Marketing
2 25 (23.36%) Advertising
3 13 (12.15%) Finance
4 7 (6.54%) Automotive
4 7 (6.54%) Retail
5 6 (5.61%) Games
5 6 (5.61%) Public Sector
6 4 (3.74%) Banking
7 2 (1.87%) Publishing
8 1 (0.93%) Back Office
8 1 (0.93%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.93%) Legal
8 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 68 (63.55%) Designer
2 24 (22.43%) UX Designer
3 16 (14.95%) UI Designer
4 14 (13.08%) Developer
4 14 (13.08%) UI/UX Designer
5 13 (12.15%) Graphic Designer
6 11 (10.28%) Digital Designer
7 9 (8.41%) Junior
7 9 (8.41%) Web Designer
8 8 (7.48%) Senior Designer
9 6 (5.61%) Junior Designer
9 6 (5.61%) Marketing Executive
9 6 (5.61%) Photoshop Designer
9 6 (5.61%) Print Designer
9 6 (5.61%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Senior Photoshop Designer
11 4 (3.74%) Games Artist
11 4 (3.74%) Junior Digital Designer
12 3 (2.80%) Audio Visual Technician
12 3 (2.80%) Creative Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (41.12%) HTML
2 38 (35.51%) CSS
3 18 (16.82%) Sass
4 10 (9.35%) HTML5
5 9 (8.41%) CSS3
6 8 (7.48%) React
7 6 (5.61%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.61%) Django
7 6 (5.61%) Hibernate
7 6 (5.61%) LESS
7 6 (5.61%) Node.js
7 6 (5.61%) Spring
7 6 (5.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (4.67%) Laravel
8 5 (4.67%) Redux
8 5 (4.67%) Symfony
8 5 (4.67%) Web Services
9 4 (3.74%) jQuery
10 3 (2.80%) Flash
11 2 (1.87%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 45 (42.06%) User Experience
2 17 (15.89%) Social Media
3 13 (12.15%) Graphic Design
4 7 (6.54%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.67%) Animation
5 5 (4.67%) Motion Graphics
5 5 (4.67%) Video Editing
6 4 (3.74%) e-Learning
7 3 (2.80%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.87%) Photography
8 2 (1.87%) SCORM
9 1 (0.93%) Kindle
9 1 (0.93%) LIMS
9 1 (0.93%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Android
1 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.93%) Linux
1 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.56%) Prototyping
2 19 (17.76%) Wireframes
3 17 (15.89%) Web Development
4 13 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (12.15%) Infographics
5 12 (11.21%) Typography
6 11 (10.28%) SEO
7 10 (9.35%) Analytics
7 10 (9.35%) B2B
8 9 (8.41%) CRM
8 9 (8.41%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (8.41%) Project Management
9 8 (7.48%) Content Management
9 8 (7.48%) Thought Leadership
10 7 (6.54%) Cognitive Science
10 7 (6.54%) Content Strategy
10 7 (6.54%) Creative Thinking
10 7 (6.54%) Data Analytics
10 7 (6.54%) Internet Marketing
10 7 (6.54%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.10%) JavaScript
2 11 (10.28%) PHP
3 6 (5.61%) C
3 6 (5.61%) Java
3 6 (5.61%) Python
4 1 (0.93%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.93%) ES6
4 1 (0.93%) Go
4 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (16.82%) Degree
2 6 (5.61%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) GDPR
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) cPanel
Vendors
1 107 (100.00%) Adobe
2 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.61%) Facebook
3 6 (5.61%) Google
3 6 (5.61%) Twitter
4 5 (4.67%) SAP
5 2 (1.87%) Alibaba
6 1 (0.93%) Apple
6 1 (0.93%) Hootsuite
6 1 (0.93%) Instagram
6 1 (0.93%) Snapchat
6 1 (0.93%) YouTube
6 1 (0.93%) Zend