The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 89 91 103
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 32 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.71% 1.54% 1.91%
As % of the Vendors category 3.74% 3.58% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 37
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,999 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £33,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.76% +2.30%
Adobe
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
855 671 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.72% 42.93% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 691 510 675
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Adobe
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Adobe Salary Trend in Cheshire

Adobe
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Adobe Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Adobe
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +6 6 £32,500 - 1
Warrington -1 2 £24,500 -34.66% 1
Knutsford -5 2 £28,500 -36.66%
Macclesfield -17 2 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Wilmslow -2 1 £32,500 -28.57% 1
Adobe
North West

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 31 (60.78%) HTML
2 24 (47.06%) Photoshop
3 22 (43.14%) CSS
4 20 (39.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 16 (31.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 15 (29.41%) Marketing
8 14 (27.45%) jQuery
8 14 (27.45%) InDesign
8 14 (27.45%) User Experience
9 12 (23.53%) Flash
10 11 (21.57%) Web Design
11 10 (19.61%) Dreamweaver
11 10 (19.61%) SEO
12 9 (17.65%) Fireworks
13 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
13 8 (15.69%) ActionScript
13 8 (15.69%) Information Architecture
13 8 (15.69%) Digital Media
14 7 (13.73%) HTML5
15 6 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
15 6 (11.76%) Adobe Captivate
15 6 (11.76%) Retail
15 6 (11.76%) Multimedia
15 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
16 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
16 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
16 5 (9.80%) Avaya
16 5 (9.80%) MS Office
16 5 (9.80%) Email Marketing

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (5.88%) Flash Media Server
1 3 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (1.96%) MODX
2 1 (1.96%) WordPress
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Photoshop
2 20 (39.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (31.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (27.45%) InDesign
5 9 (17.65%) Fireworks
6 6 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (11.76%) Adobe Captivate
7 5 (9.80%) MS Office
7 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
8 3 (5.88%) Acrobat
9 2 (3.92%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (3.92%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
2 3 (5.88%) Selenium
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) JUnit
2 3 (5.88%) FlexUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (29.41%) Marketing
2 6 (11.76%) Retail
2 6 (11.76%) Multimedia
3 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Finance
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Designer
2 14 (27.45%) Web Designer
3 6 (11.76%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Development Specialist
4 5 (9.80%) Junior
5 4 (7.84%) UX Designer
5 4 (7.84%) Graphic Designer
6 3 (5.88%) UI Designer
6 3 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Junior Designer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Email Designer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Trainer
7 2 (3.92%) Author
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Author
8 1 (1.96%) Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) HTML
2 22 (43.14%) CSS
3 14 (27.45%) jQuery
4 12 (23.53%) Flash
5 7 (13.73%) HTML5
6 5 (9.80%) CSS3
7 4 (7.84%) .NET
7 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.88%) Apache Flex
8 3 (5.88%) Adobe AIR
8 3 (5.88%) WebSockets
8 3 (5.88%) WebRTC
9 2 (3.92%) Sass
9 2 (3.92%) LESS
9 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (1.96%) Web Dynpro
10 1 (1.96%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (1.96%) BAPI
10 1 (1.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) User Experience
2 8 (15.69%) Digital Media
3 5 (9.80%) Social Media
3 5 (9.80%) Photography
4 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.88%) Animation
6 2 (3.92%) GIS
6 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.92%) E-Learning
6 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.96%) SCORM
7 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.96%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
1 3 (5.88%) Android
1 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Web Design
2 10 (19.61%) SEO
3 8 (15.69%) Information Architecture
4 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.80%) Email Marketing
5 5 (9.80%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (7.84%) Time Management
6 4 (7.84%) Online Marketing
6 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (5.88%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.92%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.92%) MVC
8 2 (3.92%) CAD
9 1 (1.96%) Project Management
9 1 (1.96%) OO
9 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.96%) Competitor Analysis
9 1 (1.96%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.69%) ActionScript
3 3 (5.88%) PHP
3 3 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) ABAP
4 1 (1.96%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) VCP4
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Avaya
3 3 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Yahoo!
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