The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 107 102 102
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 25 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 1.30% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% 2.34% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 7
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,400 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £48,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
Adobe
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1252 1197 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 55.01% 55.52% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 1088 768
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Adobe
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Adobe Salary Trend in Birmingham

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 31 (88.57%) Photoshop
2 30 (85.71%) HTML
3 29 (82.86%) CSS
4 26 (74.29%) HTML5
5 25 (71.43%) jQuery
5 25 (71.43%) CSS3
6 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
7 23 (65.71%) CMS
7 23 (65.71%) Web Design
7 23 (65.71%) Umbraco
7 23 (65.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 23 (65.71%) Sass
7 23 (65.71%) LESS
8 6 (17.14%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (17.14%) Degree
9 5 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (11.43%) HND
10 4 (11.43%) InDesign
10 4 (11.43%) Graphic Design
10 4 (11.43%) Digital Media
11 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
11 3 (8.57%) Web Services
11 3 (8.57%) XML
11 3 (8.57%) XSLT
11 3 (8.57%) OO
11 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
11 3 (8.57%) Marketing
12 2 (5.71%) Java
12 2 (5.71%) J2EE
12 2 (5.71%) SOAP

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 23 (65.71%) CMS
1 23 (65.71%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.71%) LiveCycle
2 2 (5.71%) FileNet
2 2 (5.71%) Confluence
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 31 (88.57%) Photoshop
2 5 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (11.43%) InDesign
4 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Hudson
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (8.57%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Junior
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 21 (60.00%) Web Developer
2 21 (60.00%) Junior Developer
2 21 (60.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Designer
4 5 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Web Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) HTML
2 29 (82.86%) CSS
3 26 (74.29%) HTML5
4 25 (71.43%) CSS3
4 25 (71.43%) jQuery
5 23 (65.71%) Sass
5 23 (65.71%) LESS
6 3 (8.57%) Web Services
6 3 (8.57%) XML
6 3 (8.57%) XSLT
7 2 (5.71%) SOAP
7 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.71%) Spring
7 2 (5.71%) JSF
7 2 (5.71%) J2EE
8 1 (2.86%) SAP PI
8 1 (2.86%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (2.86%) .NET
8 1 (2.86%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Graphic Design
1 4 (11.43%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.71%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) IPTV
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.86%) Android
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Web Design
1 23 (65.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (8.57%) OO
3 2 (5.71%) RUP
3 2 (5.71%) DSDM
3 2 (5.71%) SOA
3 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.71%) TDD
3 2 (5.71%) Pair Programming
3 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (5.71%) Scrum
3 2 (5.71%) Web Development
3 2 (5.71%) Release Management
3 2 (5.71%) DevOps
3 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
3 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) Groovy
2 2 (5.71%) Scala
2 2 (5.71%) Clojure
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) ABAP
3 1 (2.86%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) IBM
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.71%) Twitter
2 1 (2.86%) Nokia
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
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