The first table below looks at the demand for Acrobat skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Acrobat
Rank - - 82
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.44%
As % of the Applications category - - 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £26,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -15.87%
Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
248 256 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.25% 24.52% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 207 235 124
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Acrobat
East of England

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Acrobat across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Acrobat
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Acrobat Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Acrobat
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat.

1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
1 6 (100.00%) RoboHelp
1 6 (100.00%) PaintShop Pro
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (66.67%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) RoboHelp
1 6 (100.00%) PaintShop Pro
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (66.67%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Author
1 6 (100.00%) Technical Author
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe