The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 74 84 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 13 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.14% 1.88% 3.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 3.52% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 21
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,800 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Adobe
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
543 681 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 47.67% 53.20% 59.04%
Number of salaries quoted 421 626 587
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Adobe
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Adobe Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Adobe
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Adobe Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Adobe
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leighton Buzzard - 8 £30,000 -
Bedford +25 1 £23,500 -26.56%
Luton +3 1 £27,000 -1.81%
Adobe
East of England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 12 (52.17%) HTML
1 12 (52.17%) CSS
1 12 (52.17%) User Experience
2 10 (43.48%) Photoshop
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) PHP
3 8 (34.78%) OOP
3 8 (34.78%) Acrobat
3 8 (34.78%) RoboHelp
3 8 (34.78%) PaintShop Pro
3 8 (34.78%) jQuery
3 8 (34.78%) WordPress
3 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
3 8 (34.78%) HTML5
3 8 (34.78%) REST
3 8 (34.78%) CSS3
3 8 (34.78%) Sass
3 8 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (26.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (17.39%) Marketing
5 4 (17.39%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) MS Office
7 2 (8.70%) Photography
7 2 (8.70%) Finance
7 2 (8.70%) Email Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.35%) Social Media

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 8 (34.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Photoshop
2 8 (34.78%) Acrobat
2 8 (34.78%) RoboHelp
2 8 (34.78%) PaintShop Pro
3 6 (26.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (17.39%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (8.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (8.70%) MS Office
6 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
6 1 (4.35%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Campaign
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Author
1 8 (34.78%) Technical Author
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Web Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior Web Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Junior
4 2 (8.70%) Web Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
1 12 (52.17%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) jQuery
2 8 (34.78%) HTML5
2 8 (34.78%) REST
2 8 (34.78%) CSS3
2 8 (34.78%) Sass
2 8 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Photography
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) OOP
2 3 (13.04%) CRM
2 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.70%) Email Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Campaign Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data-Driven Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) Web Design
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
1 8 (34.78%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Apple
1 1 (4.35%) ExactTarget