The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank - 38 36
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.10% 1.99%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.71% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Adobe
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 175 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 43.33% 64.10% 59.27%
Number of salaries quoted 62 144 146
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Adobe across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Adobe
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Adobe across the Aberdeen region.

Adobe Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Adobe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe.

1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 4 (33.33%) ABAP
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) Acrobat
3 4 (33.33%) SAPscript
3 4 (33.33%) SAP HR
3 4 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
3 4 (33.33%) BAPI
3 4 (33.33%) LSMW
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (33.33%) SAP ALE
3 4 (33.33%) SAP HCM
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Streaming Video
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) E-Learning

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Adobe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) Acrobat
2 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP HR
1 4 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (33.33%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) EDMS
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) LSMW
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Developer
2 4 (33.33%) ABAP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Designer
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Designer
3 3 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) Web Dynpro
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (33.33%) BAPI
2 4 (33.33%) SAP ALE
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony
3 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) Laravel
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Streaming Video
1 1 (8.33%) E-Learning
1 1 (8.33%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) OO
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Content Management
2 1 (8.33%) Information Management
2 1 (8.33%) OOD
2 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) ABAP
1 4 (33.33%) SAPscript
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Dell