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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank - 37 -
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.29% -
As % of the Vendors category - 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
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
98 99 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 38.43% 42.67% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 74 80 106
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Social Media
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Quark
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SEO
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
1 1 (25.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (25.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Quark