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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 64 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.32% 0.42% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 1.14% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-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
261 175 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.30% 36.69% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 225 149 151
Average salary £33,070 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.97% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 21 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
2 2 (66.67%) Copywriting
2 2 (66.67%) Social Network
2 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Email Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) GIMP
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Graphic Design
1 2 (66.67%) Copywriting
1 2 (66.67%) Social Network
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Email Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter