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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 95 106 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 31 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.75% 0.44% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 0.94% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 27
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
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
851 855 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.08% 46.93% 57.93%
Number of salaries quoted 670 744 801
Average salary £40,000 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.32% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Adobe Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 33 (75.00%) HTML
1 33 (75.00%) CSS
2 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
4 24 (54.55%) jQuery
5 22 (50.00%) MVC
6 19 (43.18%) SQL
7 18 (40.91%) .NET
7 18 (40.91%) C#
7 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
7 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET
8 16 (36.36%) Unit Testing
8 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (36.36%) Umbraco
8 16 (36.36%) Adobe AIR
8 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (36.36%) Entity Framework
8 16 (36.36%) .NET Framework
8 16 (36.36%) Web Application Development
8 16 (36.36%) LESS
8 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (36.36%) Mobile Development
9 14 (31.82%) PhoneGap
9 14 (31.82%) TDD
9 14 (31.82%) Release Management
9 14 (31.82%) Photoshop
9 14 (31.82%) SOA
10 13 (29.55%) HTML5
11 12 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 11 (25.00%) User Experience

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 16 (36.36%) Umbraco
2 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) WorkSite
2 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Photoshop
2 12 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (20.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (11.36%) MS Office
5 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 4 (9.09%) MS Project
6 3 (6.82%) InDesign
7 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Magento
2 1 (2.27%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.27%) Sage Pay
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) VPN
1 4 (9.09%) 3G
2 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) MS Access
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Subversion
2 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (4.55%) MSTest
4 2 (4.55%) CruiseControl
4 2 (4.55%) NUnit
5 1 (2.27%) Sublime Text
5 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (9.09%) Law
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 18 (40.91%) Software Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Designer
5 6 (13.64%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) UX Designer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Designer
7 3 (6.82%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Junior
8 2 (4.55%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Designer
8 2 (4.55%) User Experience Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Junior Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.55%) UI Programmer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) HTML
1 33 (75.00%) CSS
2 24 (54.55%) jQuery
3 18 (40.91%) .NET
3 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET
4 16 (36.36%) Adobe AIR
4 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (36.36%) Entity Framework
4 16 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 16 (36.36%) LESS
4 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 14 (31.82%) PhoneGap
6 13 (29.55%) HTML5
7 6 (13.64%) CSS3
8 5 (11.36%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (9.09%) SOAP
9 4 (9.09%) REST
9 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.82%) XML
10 3 (6.82%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) User Experience
2 5 (11.36%) Graphic Design
3 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
4 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000
3 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) MVC
2 16 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (36.36%) Web Application Development
2 16 (36.36%) Mobile Development
3 14 (31.82%) TDD
3 14 (31.82%) Release Management
3 14 (31.82%) SOA
4 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (11.36%) Web Development
5 5 (11.36%) Web Design
6 4 (9.09%) OWASP
6 4 (9.09%) Document Management
6 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.82%) Cyber Security
7 3 (6.82%) SIEM
7 3 (6.82%) MVVM
7 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 2 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 19 (43.18%) SQL
3 18 (40.91%) C#
4 6 (13.64%) PHP
5 4 (9.09%) Python
5 4 (9.09%) C
6 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Citrix
2 4 (9.09%) Interwoven
2 4 (9.09%) Apple
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco
2 4 (9.09%) LANDesk
3 2 (4.55%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) PayPal
4 1 (2.27%) Omniture
4 1 (2.27%) Yahoo!
4 1 (2.27%) Hitwise
4 1 (2.27%) Sage