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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 72 85 109
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 41 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.40% 2.23% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 5.12% 5.35% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 25
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
801 748 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.90% 41.62% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 609 533 658
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Macclesfield +9 13 £40,000 +10.34% 5
Chester +13 10 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Crewe -17 3 £25,000 +4.16%
Warrington +3 2 £24,500 -23.43%
Wilmslow - 2 £33,750 -
Knutsford - 1 £35,000 -
Adobe
North West

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (66.67%) HTML
2 34 (47.22%) CSS
2 34 (47.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 28 (38.89%) User Experience
4 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 23 (31.94%) Photoshop
5 23 (31.94%) Adobe Illustrator
6 20 (27.78%) jQuery
7 18 (25.00%) Marketing
8 16 (22.22%) HTML5
9 15 (20.83%) InDesign
10 13 (18.06%) Axure RP
11 12 (16.67%) Flash
11 12 (16.67%) Smartphone
12 11 (15.28%) Google
12 11 (15.28%) MS PowerPoint
12 11 (15.28%) Taxonomies
12 11 (15.28%) Web Design
12 11 (15.28%) SEO
13 10 (13.89%) CMS
13 10 (13.89%) Dreamweaver
13 10 (13.89%) PHP
13 10 (13.89%) Use Case
13 10 (13.89%) Multimedia
13 10 (13.89%) Sass
14 9 (12.50%) LESS
14 9 (12.50%) CSS3
14 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
14 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (13.89%) CMS
2 8 (11.11%) WordPress
3 4 (5.56%) Drupal
3 4 (5.56%) Joomla!
4 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.78%) IIS
6 1 (1.39%) Node.js
6 1 (1.39%) MODX
6 1 (1.39%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 34 (47.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 23 (31.94%) Photoshop
2 23 (31.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (20.83%) InDesign
4 11 (15.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
6 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 6 (8.33%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (8.33%) Fireworks
8 5 (6.94%) MS Office
9 3 (4.17%) AutoCAD
10 2 (2.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Magento
2 3 (4.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) SSL
3 1 (1.39%) Intranet
3 1 (1.39%) GoToMeeting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) MySQL
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Axure RP
2 10 (13.89%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.78%) JUnit
4 2 (2.78%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) TestNG
5 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.39%) FlexUnit
5 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 18 (25.00%) Marketing
2 10 (13.89%) Multimedia
3 7 (9.72%) Retail
4 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (4.17%) Finance
7 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (44.44%) Designer
2 14 (19.44%) Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Architect
4 12 (16.67%) Web Designer
5 11 (15.28%) UX Designer
6 7 (9.72%) User Experience Architect
7 6 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Development Specialist
8 4 (5.56%) Junior
8 4 (5.56%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Graphic Designer
9 3 (4.17%) UI Designer
9 3 (4.17%) Digital Designer
9 3 (4.17%) Junior Designer
9 3 (4.17%) Trainer
10 2 (2.78%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.78%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Email Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (66.67%) HTML
2 34 (47.22%) CSS
3 20 (27.78%) jQuery
4 16 (22.22%) HTML5
5 12 (16.67%) Flash
6 10 (13.89%) Sass
7 9 (12.50%) LESS
7 9 (12.50%) CSS3
8 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.56%) XHTML
8 4 (5.56%) .NET
9 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.17%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.78%) Web Services
10 2 (2.78%) XML
10 2 (2.78%) Apache Flex
10 2 (2.78%) WCF
10 2 (2.78%) LINQ
10 2 (2.78%) Adobe AIR
11 1 (1.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (38.89%) User Experience
2 12 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 11 (15.28%) Taxonomies
4 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (9.72%) Animation
6 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 5 (6.94%) Social Media
7 5 (6.94%) Digital Media
7 5 (6.94%) Photography
7 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
8 4 (5.56%) Video Editing
9 3 (4.17%) GIS
10 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.39%) E-Learning
10 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Android
1 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) SEO
1 11 (15.28%) Web Design
2 10 (13.89%) Use Case
3 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 8 (11.11%) Email Marketing
4 8 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (11.11%) Analytics
5 7 (9.72%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (8.33%) Web Development
6 6 (8.33%) Information Architecture
6 6 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.94%) Pay per click
7 5 (6.94%) Time Management
8 4 (5.56%) Online Marketing
8 4 (5.56%) Content Management
9 3 (4.17%) CAD
9 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.17%) Rapid Prototyping
9 3 (4.17%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.78%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (13.89%) PHP
3 5 (6.94%) ActionScript
4 4 (5.56%) C#
5 3 (4.17%) Java
6 2 (2.78%) SQL
7 1 (1.39%) C++
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Google
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.33%) Avaya
4 2 (2.78%) Ektron
5 1 (1.39%) Sencha
5 1 (1.39%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle
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