Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe Illustrator over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Illustrator
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 266 262
Rank change year-on-year +58 -4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Illustrator 110 56 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.12% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 11.09% 5.56% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 80 57 41
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +12.90% -11.43%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,700 £24,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £38,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Adobe Illustrator is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 992 1,008 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.12% 9.76% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 799 816 724
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% -5.80%
10th Percentile £20,750 £20,418 £19,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £56,000 £52,125
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Adobe Illustrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Adobe Illustrator as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Illustrator in the West Midlands

Adobe Illustrator
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Adobe Illustrator in the West Midlands

Adobe Illustrator
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Adobe Illustrator in the West Midlands

Adobe Illustrator
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Halesowen - 38 £26,000 - 2
Warwickshire -5 14 £27,500 -21.43% 4
Birmingham +3 11 £27,000 -32.50% 3
Solihull - 11 £30,000 - 3
Staffordshire +12 8 £50,000 +78.57% 5
Sutton Coldfield - 6 - -
Coventry - 6 £35,000 - 1
Dudley - 4 £37,500 -
Worcestershire -2 3 £22,500 -35.71% 2
Adobe Illustrator
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Adobe Illustrator also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Adobe Illustrator.

1 96 (87.27%) Photoshop
2 78 (70.91%) HTML
3 75 (68.18%) CSS
4 73 (66.36%) Adobe
5 61 (55.45%) Web Design
6 55 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 52 (47.27%) Games
7 52 (47.27%) User Experience
8 48 (43.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 40 (36.36%) Marketing
10 36 (32.73%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (30.91%) HTML5
12 33 (30.00%) jQuery
12 33 (30.00%) PHP
13 32 (29.09%) Sass
14 31 (28.18%) Web Development
15 29 (26.36%) Animation
15 29 (26.36%) BBC
15 29 (26.36%) AngularJS
15 29 (26.36%) Front End Development
16 27 (24.55%) SEO
17 25 (22.73%) CSS3
18 24 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (19.09%) WordPress
19 21 (19.09%) Graphic Design
19 21 (19.09%) E-Commerce
20 19 (17.27%) Social Media
20 19 (17.27%) Git (software)
20 19 (17.27%) Mobile App
21 18 (16.36%) Typography

Adobe Illustrator
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 21 (19.09%) WordPress
2 9 (8.18%) CMS
3 5 (4.55%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 96 (87.27%) Photoshop
2 48 (43.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (12.73%) InDesign
4 12 (10.91%) Adobe After Effects
5 11 (10.00%) Acrobat
6 10 (9.09%) Adobe Premiere
7 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (7.27%) RoboHelp
8 4 (3.64%) Snagit
9 3 (2.73%) PaintShop Pro
10 2 (1.82%) InVision
11 1 (0.91%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.91%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (10.00%) OpenCart
2 5 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.73%) npm
3 1 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) Internet
2 6 (5.45%) DNS
2 6 (5.45%) FTP
3 5 (4.55%) Broadband
3 5 (4.55%) Firewall
4 2 (1.82%) Intranet
4 2 (1.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (17.27%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.55%) gulp
4 3 (2.73%) Grunt
General
1 52 (47.27%) Games
2 40 (36.36%) Marketing
3 10 (9.09%) Advertising
4 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.64%) Retail
5 3 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.73%) Publishing
6 1 (0.91%) Automotive
6 1 (0.91%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 62 (56.36%) Designer
2 45 (40.91%) Developer
3 36 (32.73%) Web Designer
4 32 (29.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 21 (19.09%) Digital Designer
6 20 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
7 19 (17.27%) HTML CSS Developer
7 19 (17.27%) HTML Developer
8 14 (12.73%) Senior Designer
8 14 (12.73%) Web Developer
9 13 (11.82%) Senior Web Designer
10 12 (10.91%) UI Designer
11 11 (10.00%) Interface Designer
11 11 (10.00%) Junior
12 10 (9.09%) Creative Designer
12 10 (9.09%) Junior Developer
12 10 (9.09%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 9 (8.18%) Junior JavaScript Developer
14 8 (7.27%) Author
14 8 (7.27%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (70.91%) HTML
2 75 (68.18%) CSS
3 34 (30.91%) HTML5
4 33 (30.00%) jQuery
5 32 (29.09%) Sass
6 29 (26.36%) AngularJS
7 25 (22.73%) CSS3
8 13 (11.82%) React
9 12 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (8.18%) Django
10 9 (8.18%) REST
10 9 (8.18%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (8.18%) Symfony
11 7 (6.36%) Ajax
11 7 (6.36%) LESS
12 5 (4.55%) .NET
12 5 (4.55%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET
12 5 (4.55%) Compass CSS Framework
13 4 (3.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (47.27%) User Experience
2 29 (26.36%) Animation
2 29 (26.36%) BBC
3 21 (19.09%) Graphic Design
4 19 (17.27%) Mobile App
4 19 (17.27%) Social Media
5 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.64%) SCADA
7 2 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.82%) New Media
7 2 (1.82%) Replication
8 1 (0.91%) Photography
8 1 (0.91%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.00%) Android
1 11 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.64%) Windows
3 2 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (55.45%) Web Design
2 36 (32.73%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (28.18%) Web Development
4 29 (26.36%) Front End Development
5 27 (24.55%) SEO
6 24 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (19.09%) E-Commerce
8 18 (16.36%) Typography
9 17 (15.45%) Scrum
10 16 (14.55%) A/B Testing
10 16 (14.55%) Kanban
11 14 (12.73%) Open Source
12 10 (9.09%) Analytics
12 10 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 10 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (8.18%) Internet Marketing
14 8 (7.27%) Wireframes
15 7 (6.36%) Pay per click
16 6 (5.45%) CRM
17 5 (4.55%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (30.00%) PHP
3 14 (12.73%) Ruby
4 13 (11.82%) SQL
5 8 (7.27%) Java
6 7 (6.36%) C
7 5 (4.55%) Python
8 4 (3.64%) Apple Swift
8 4 (3.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (11.82%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) VirtualBox
1 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) cPanel
1 6 (5.45%) Plesk
Vendors
1 73 (66.36%) Adobe
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle
3 5 (4.55%) Google
4 4 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.64%) VMware