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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 73 51 81
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +30
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 21 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.09% 4.02% 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 3.65% 7.43% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 21
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -35.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -4.61%
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
575 552 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 57.16% 54.12% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 503 505 554
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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
Bedford 0 16 £32,500 +14.03%
Luton -13 1 £40,000 +50.94%
Adobe
East of England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 19 (55.88%) Acrobat
1 19 (55.88%) RoboHelp
1 19 (55.88%) PaintShop Pro
2 10 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (29.41%) Adobe Captivate
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Marketing
4 8 (23.53%) Content Management
4 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 8 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (23.53%) Degree
4 8 (23.53%) UML
5 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Social Media
6 6 (17.65%) User Stories
6 6 (17.65%) BPMN
6 6 (17.65%) CMS
6 6 (17.65%) Project Management
7 5 (14.71%) Java
8 4 (11.76%) Windows
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
9 3 (8.82%) PMP
9 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
9 3 (8.82%) C#
9 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
9 3 (8.82%) .NET
9 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
9 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
9 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
9 3 (8.82%) JSP

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 6 (17.65%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) RoboHelp
1 19 (55.88%) PaintShop Pro
1 19 (55.88%) Acrobat
2 10 (29.41%) Adobe Captivate
2 10 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
4 2 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (2.94%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (2.94%) InDesign
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe Premiere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (26.47%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Author
1 19 (55.88%) Technical Author
2 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Digital Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Digital Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Sales Executive
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
1 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.82%) JSP
1 3 (8.82%) WinForms
2 2 (5.88%) Spring
2 2 (5.88%) Ajax
2 2 (5.88%) Java EE
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) CSS
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Social Media
3 2 (5.88%) Open Source
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.94%) Animation
4 1 (2.94%) Photography
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Content Management
2 8 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (23.53%) UML
3 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (17.65%) BPMN
4 6 (17.65%) User Stories
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.88%) EAM
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) SOA
6 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) B2B
7 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) C#
2 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) PMP
2 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) SAP
1 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (5.88%) Sitecore
1 2 (5.88%) hybris
2 1 (2.94%) XMPie
2 1 (2.94%) Progress
2 1 (2.94%) Apple