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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 70 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.43% 0.44% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 0.95% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £30,565 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.33% +17.55%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £30,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
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
242 315 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.82% 46.46% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 212 263 149
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 9 February 2016, 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 20 (95.24%) CSS
1 20 (95.24%) HTML
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
1 20 (95.24%) Photoshop
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (85.71%) MVC
4 12 (57.14%) jQuery
4 12 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (52.38%) RESTful
5 11 (52.38%) HTML5
5 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
5 11 (52.38%) CSS3
5 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
5 11 (52.38%) Ajax
5 11 (52.38%) Web Development
5 11 (52.38%) JSON
5 11 (52.38%) Subversion
5 11 (52.38%) Web Design
5 11 (52.38%) PHP
5 11 (52.38%) SQL
5 11 (52.38%) SOAP
5 11 (52.38%) Web Services
5 11 (52.38%) XML
5 11 (52.38%) Windows
5 11 (52.38%) OOP
5 11 (52.38%) OO
5 11 (52.38%) Apache
5 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
6 10 (47.62%) User Experience
6 10 (47.62%) Adobe Creative Suite

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (52.38%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (95.24%) Photoshop
2 10 (47.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (4.76%) InDesign
4 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
1 11 (52.38%) Subversion
2 8 (38.10%) Axure RP
2 8 (38.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
1 11 (52.38%) Web Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Designer
3 9 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 9 (42.86%) PHP Web Developer
4 8 (38.10%) UI Designer
5 6 (28.57%) UI/UX Designer
5 6 (28.57%) UX Designer
6 2 (9.52%) CSS Developer
6 2 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (9.52%) HTML Developer
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior UI Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior UI/UX Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior UX Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) CSS
1 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) jQuery
3 11 (52.38%) Ajax
3 11 (52.38%) CSS3
3 11 (52.38%) HTML5
3 11 (52.38%) JSON
3 11 (52.38%) RESTful
3 11 (52.38%) SOAP
3 11 (52.38%) Web Services
3 11 (52.38%) XML
4 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) MVC
3 12 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (52.38%) OO
4 11 (52.38%) OOP
4 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
4 11 (52.38%) Web Design
4 11 (52.38%) Web Development
5 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Creative Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Publishing
6 1 (4.76%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) PHP
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Google