The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 250 234 280
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +46
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 9 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Applications category 0.69% 0.55% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 12
Average salary £32,500 £21,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -30.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £21,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £25,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.63%
Acrobat
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1297 1271 1403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.13% 18.01% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1071 1081 1189
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Acrobat across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Acrobat
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Acrobat across the East of England region.

Acrobat Salary Trend in the East of England

Acrobat
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
Bedfordshire - 7 £31,500 -
Hertfordshire -12 2 £40,000 +66.66%
Acrobat
England

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat.

1 20 (80.00%) Adobe
1 20 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (52.00%) FrameMaker
2 13 (52.00%) Photoshop
3 12 (48.00%) RoboHelp
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) Degree
6 7 (28.00%) InDesign
6 7 (28.00%) PaintShop Pro
6 7 (28.00%) MS Office
7 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
8 5 (20.00%) Advertising
8 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
8 5 (20.00%) CorelDRAW
8 5 (20.00%) Marketing
9 3 (12.00%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (12.00%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (12.00%) Retail
9 3 (12.00%) QuarkXPress
9 3 (12.00%) Marketing Strategy
10 2 (8.00%) Social Media
11 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (4.00%) Time Management
11 1 (4.00%) Market Research
11 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
11 1 (4.00%) HTML5
11 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
11 1 (4.00%) Publishing
11 1 (4.00%) Management Information System

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (52.00%) FrameMaker
2 13 (52.00%) Photoshop
3 12 (48.00%) RoboHelp
4 7 (28.00%) InDesign
4 7 (28.00%) PaintShop Pro
4 7 (28.00%) MS Office
5 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 5 (20.00%) CorelDRAW
6 3 (12.00%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (12.00%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (12.00%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (20.00%) Advertising
2 5 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Author
1 19 (76.00%) Technical Author
2 3 (12.00%) Junior
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Writer
3 2 (8.00%) Junior Technical Author
4 1 (4.00%) Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML5
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Social Media
2 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (4.00%) Time Management
2 1 (4.00%) Market Research
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Adobe
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Apple