The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 118 123 129
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.058% 0.055% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 0.30% 0.30% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
Acrobat
North West

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

Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
334 333 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.48% 18.27% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 256 227 179
Average salary £33,250 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.90% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Acrobat across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Acrobat
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Acrobat Salary Trend in Cheshire

Acrobat
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat.

1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) InDesign

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) InDesign
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Author
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe