The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Chester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 42 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% 3.10% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £21,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 112 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 41.02% 43.41% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 75 69 84
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,144 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Adobe
Cheshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) Social Media
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) CMS
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) Advertising
5 2 (28.57%) Marketing
6 1 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (14.29%) PuTTY
6 1 (14.29%) WinSCP
6 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (14.29%) Content Management
6 1 (14.29%) SSH
6 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) PuTTY
1 1 (14.29%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Designer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Quark