The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 29 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 Edinburgh 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 88 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 13 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 0.74% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.23% 1.92% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 3
Average salary £42,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.82% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -2.30%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
584 469 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.25% 38.73% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 405 314 326
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Adobe
Scotland

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Adobe
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Adobe Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Adobe
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Adobe Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 21 (70.00%) HTML
2 19 (63.33%) CSS
3 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (60.00%) Linux
4 17 (56.67%) Java
5 16 (53.33%) Hibernate
6 15 (50.00%) Management Information System
7 14 (46.67%) J2EE
7 14 (46.67%) XML
7 14 (46.67%) JPA
8 13 (43.33%) HTML5
8 13 (43.33%) Photoshop
9 12 (40.00%) UNIX
10 10 (33.33%) Flash
10 10 (33.33%) Web Services
10 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (30.00%) Spring
11 9 (30.00%) Games
11 9 (30.00%) Project Management
11 9 (30.00%) jQuery
11 9 (30.00%) Degree
12 8 (26.67%) JSON
12 8 (26.67%) Ruby
12 8 (26.67%) Ajax
12 8 (26.67%) PKI
12 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (26.67%) Product Management
12 8 (26.67%) GIMP
12 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
12 8 (26.67%) Big Data

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Photoshop
2 8 (26.67%) GIMP
3 4 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (13.33%) Acrobat
3 4 (13.33%) RoboHelp
3 4 (13.33%) FrameMaker
4 2 (6.67%) InDesign
4 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (3.33%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.33%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 8 (26.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Ant
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (30.00%) Games
2 4 (13.33%) Multimedia
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Advertising
3 2 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Flash Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Author
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Author
4 4 (13.33%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 2 (6.67%) UI Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Instructional Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Flash Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) 3D Artist
6 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Writer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) HTML
2 19 (63.33%) CSS
3 16 (53.33%) Hibernate
4 14 (46.67%) J2EE
4 14 (46.67%) XML
4 14 (46.67%) JPA
5 13 (43.33%) HTML5
6 10 (33.33%) Web Services
6 10 (33.33%) Flash
7 9 (30.00%) Spring
7 9 (30.00%) jQuery
8 8 (26.67%) PostGIS
8 8 (26.67%) Ajax
8 8 (26.67%) JSON
8 8 (26.67%) JMS
8 8 (26.67%) JSP
8 8 (26.67%) Struts
9 7 (23.33%) Apache Flex
9 7 (23.33%) Adobe AIR
9 7 (23.33%) Cairngorm
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (26.67%) PKI
2 8 (26.67%) GIS
3 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Social Media
4 2 (6.67%) Photography
4 2 (6.67%) Video Editing
4 2 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (6.67%) E-Learning
5 1 (3.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Project Management
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
3 8 (26.67%) Document Management
3 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (26.67%) Product Management
3 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) Web Design
5 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 2 (6.67%) Content Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITSM
5 2 (6.67%) MVC
5 2 (6.67%) Online Marketing
5 2 (6.67%) BDD
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 8 (26.67%) Ruby
4 6 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) ActionScript
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Autodesk