Period
to 26 November 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 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe InDesign
UK
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 936 699 979
Rank change year-on-year -237 +280 +80
Permanent jobs citing InDesign 125 19 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.035% 0.074%
As % of the Applications category 1.12% 0.58% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 51 18 82
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,875 £21,475
25th Percentile £30,500 £27,875 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,500 £36,250 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.21% -3.33% +10.29%
75th Percentile £40,125 £39,688 £50,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +6.06%

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 11,183 3,273 10,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.63% 6.02% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6,830 2,708 8,688
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £22,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,345 £45,000 £38,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.46% +18.42% -5.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -1.43%

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 November 2021.

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 26 November 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 -216 118 £38,500 +6.21% 16
UK excluding London -178 60 £32,500 -13.33% 15
London -189 59 £40,000 +33.33% 2
South East -138 25 £38,000 +8.57% 3
Midlands -89 20 £31,250 -30.56% 2
East Midlands -56 13 £30,250 -32.78%
Work from Home -259 11 £32,500 -13.33%
West Midlands - 7 £34,250 - 2
South West - 6 £32,500 - 2
North West -82 4 - - 2
North of England -125 4 - - 5
East of England - 3 - - 2
Scotland -68 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Adobe
2 102 (81.60%) Photoshop
3 77 (61.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 62 (49.60%) Marketing
5 60 (48.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 44 (35.20%) Microsoft
6 44 (35.20%) Social Media
7 39 (31.20%) Social Skills
8 36 (28.80%) Adobe Premiere
9 35 (28.00%) Adobe After Effects
10 34 (27.20%) HTML
11 33 (26.40%) Degree
11 33 (26.40%) User Experience
12 32 (25.60%) Retail
13 31 (24.80%) Adobe XD
14 30 (24.00%) Animation
15 29 (23.20%) Facilities Management
15 29 (23.20%) CSS
16 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
16 23 (18.40%) Advertising
16 23 (18.40%) Typography
17 22 (17.60%) Visualisation
17 22 (17.60%) Business Development
18 21 (16.80%) Publishing
18 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Office
18 21 (16.80%) Infographics
19 20 (16.00%) Blog
20 18 (14.40%) Global Marketing
20 18 (14.40%) Collaborative Working
21 17 (13.60%) Data Visualisation

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 17 (13.60%) CMS
2 12 (9.60%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.40%) WordPress
4 2 (1.60%) nginx
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.80%) Confluence
5 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 102 (81.60%) Photoshop
2 77 (61.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 60 (48.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 36 (28.80%) Adobe Premiere
5 35 (28.00%) Adobe After Effects
6 31 (24.80%) Adobe XD
7 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Office
8 15 (12.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (12.00%) Sketch
9 12 (9.60%) Acrobat
9 12 (9.60%) Figma
10 5 (4.00%) Maya
11 4 (3.20%) iWork
11 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Excel
12 2 (1.60%) Blender
12 2 (1.60%) Camtasia
12 2 (1.60%) InVision
12 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
12 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
13 1 (0.80%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 11 (8.80%) Yammer
3 2 (1.60%) Cloudflare
3 2 (1.60%) GitHub
3 2 (1.60%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (0.80%) Asana
4 1 (0.80%) AWS
4 1 (0.80%) Google Ads
4 1 (0.80%) Google Workspace
4 1 (0.80%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.80%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.80%) Intranet
2 3 (2.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) GIS
2 1 (0.80%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.40%) Git (software)
1 8 (6.40%) JIRA
2 5 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.40%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.60%) Cactus
4 2 (1.60%) gulp
4 2 (1.60%) webpack
5 1 (0.80%) VersionOne
General
1 62 (49.60%) Marketing
2 39 (31.20%) Social Skills
3 32 (25.60%) Retail
4 23 (18.40%) Advertising
5 21 (16.80%) Publishing
6 17 (13.60%) Multimedia
7 8 (6.40%) Finance
8 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (5.60%) Automotive
8 7 (5.60%) Presentation Skills
9 6 (4.80%) Organisational Skills
10 5 (4.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 4 (3.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (2.40%) Public Sector
13 2 (1.60%) Banking
13 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.80%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.80%) Games
14 1 (0.80%) Law
14 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (49.60%) Designer
2 26 (20.80%) Graphic Designer
3 16 (12.80%) Developer
4 15 (12.00%) Coordinator
5 13 (10.40%) Senior Designer
6 6 (4.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (4.80%) Lead Developer
7 5 (4.00%) Analyst
7 5 (4.00%) Junior
7 5 (4.00%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.20%) Artworker
8 4 (3.20%) Content Manager
8 4 (3.20%) Digital Designer
8 4 (3.20%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (3.20%) HTML Developer
8 4 (3.20%) UX Designer
9 3 (2.40%) Junior Designer
9 3 (2.40%) Senior Graphic Designer
9 3 (2.40%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.20%) HTML
2 29 (23.20%) CSS
3 15 (12.00%) HTML5
4 11 (8.80%) jQuery
5 10 (8.00%) CSS3
6 7 (5.60%) XHTML
7 6 (4.80%) XML
8 4 (3.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.40%) Ajax
9 3 (2.40%) HTML5 Canvas
9 3 (2.40%) JSON
10 2 (1.60%) Laravel
10 2 (1.60%) Node.js
10 2 (1.60%) PHP-FPM
10 2 (1.60%) React
10 2 (1.60%) Sass
11 1 (0.80%) Handlebars
11 1 (0.80%) OAuth
11 1 (0.80%) RESTful
11 1 (0.80%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 44 (35.20%) Social Media
2 33 (26.40%) User Experience
3 30 (24.00%) Animation
4 20 (16.00%) Blog
5 17 (13.60%) Video Editing
6 13 (10.40%) Graphic Design
6 13 (10.40%) Motion Graphics
7 7 (5.60%) Management Information System
7 7 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (4.80%) e-Learning
9 5 (4.00%) Digital Media
9 5 (4.00%) SCORM
10 3 (2.40%) Interactive Media
10 3 (2.40%) Learning Management System
10 3 (2.40%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (2.40%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.80%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.80%) iPad
11 1 (0.80%) Life Science
11 1 (0.80%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.60%) Windows
2 6 (4.80%) Android
2 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.60%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.20%) Facilities Management
2 23 (18.40%) Typography
3 22 (17.60%) Business Development
3 22 (17.60%) Visualisation
4 21 (16.80%) Infographics
5 18 (14.40%) Collaborative Working
5 18 (14.40%) Global Marketing
6 17 (13.60%) Data Visualisation
7 16 (12.80%) Email Marketing
7 16 (12.80%) Time Management
8 15 (12.00%) Content Management
8 15 (12.00%) Marketing Strategy
9 14 (11.20%) Content Development
9 14 (11.20%) Thought Leadership
9 14 (11.20%) Value Proposition
10 13 (10.40%) Insurtech
10 13 (10.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (8.80%) Logistics
11 11 (8.80%) Social Media Management
12 10 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.20%) C
3 3 (2.40%) SQL
4 2 (1.60%) PHP
5 1 (0.80%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (26.40%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Jamf Pro
1 5 (4.00%) SCCM
2 3 (2.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.80%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) Adobe
2 44 (35.20%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.00%) Facebook
4 8 (6.40%) Twitter
5 7 (5.60%) Google
6 3 (2.40%) Instagram
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle
7 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.80%) BT
8 1 (0.80%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.80%) Quadient