The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 62 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 7 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.06% 1.64% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 3.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Average salary £30,565 £52,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.78% +84.21%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Adobe
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
300 315 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.45% 51.64% 50.42%
Number of salaries quoted 227 263 281
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Adobe
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Adobe Salary Trend in Cardiff

Adobe
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Adobe Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Information Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Human Factors
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (42.86%) Customer Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) Fireworks
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) Sass
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) XML

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
3 3 (42.86%) Fireworks
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Designer
2 3 (42.86%) UX Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Human Factors
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Information Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Customer Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree