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 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 65 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% 2.02% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 4.63% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 2
Average salary £27,500 £55,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.99% +65.41%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
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
309 259 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.75% 43.53% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 290 217 163
Average salary £33,250 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) SOAP
1 11 (91.67%) Web Services
1 11 (91.67%) XML
1 11 (91.67%) XSLT
1 11 (91.67%) OOA/OOD
1 11 (91.67%) OO
1 11 (91.67%) RUP
1 11 (91.67%) DSDM
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
1 11 (91.67%) SOA
1 11 (91.67%) IBM
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) Configuration Management
1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) J2EE
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (91.67%) Hibernate
1 11 (91.67%) Scrum
1 11 (91.67%) FileNet
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) TDD
1 11 (91.67%) Pair Programming
1 11 (91.67%) Subversion
1 11 (91.67%) Spring
1 11 (91.67%) JSF
1 11 (91.67%) Maven
1 11 (91.67%) JIRA
1 11 (91.67%) Release Management
1 11 (91.67%) Unit Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (91.67%) FileNet
1 11 (91.67%) LiveCycle
1 11 (91.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (91.67%) MongoDB
1 11 (91.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (91.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Subversion
1 11 (91.67%) Maven
1 11 (91.67%) JIRA
1 11 (91.67%) Hudson
1 11 (91.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Consultant
2 9 (75.00%) Programmer
2 9 (75.00%) Java Consultant
2 9 (75.00%) Java Programmer
2 9 (75.00%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) SOAP
1 11 (91.67%) Web Services
1 11 (91.67%) XML
1 11 (91.67%) XSLT
1 11 (91.67%) Hibernate
1 11 (91.67%) Spring
1 11 (91.67%) JSF
1 11 (91.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 11 (91.67%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) OOA/OOD
1 11 (91.67%) OO
1 11 (91.67%) RUP
1 11 (91.67%) DSDM
1 11 (91.67%) SOA
1 11 (91.67%) Configuration Management
1 11 (91.67%) Scrum
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) TDD
1 11 (91.67%) Pair Programming
1 11 (91.67%) Release Management
1 11 (91.67%) Unit Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (91.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (91.67%) DevOps
2 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) Groovy
1 11 (91.67%) Scala
1 11 (91.67%) Clojure
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) IBM
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle