The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 34 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.45% 0.87% 2.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 2.20% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +70.45%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Adobe
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 91 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.27% 39.57% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 75 65 80
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £30,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Adobe
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Adobe Salary Trend in Chester

Adobe
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Acrobat
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Author
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development