The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 53 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 8 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.60% 1.41% 3.17%
As % of the Vendors category 3.51% 3.18% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 15
Average salary £20,500 £28,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.07% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,950 £21,500 £16,900
10% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £38,750 £27,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,275
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +5.69%
Adobe
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
228 220 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.51% 44.18% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 195 171 190
Average salary £30,459 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.39% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Adobe
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Adobe Salary Trend in Lancashire

Adobe
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Blackpool - 5 £20,500 -
Accrington - 2 £20,500 -
Blackburn -6 1 £16,500 +6.45%
Adobe
North West

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 12 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 11 (73.33%) Marketing
3 10 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) CSS
5 8 (53.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (40.00%) MS Office
7 6 (40.00%) InDesign
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) User Experience
8 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (33.33%) jQuery
8 5 (33.33%) Content Management
8 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 5 (33.33%) Acrobat
8 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 5 (33.33%) Intranet
8 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 5 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle
9 4 (26.67%) C#
9 4 (26.67%) .NET
9 4 (26.67%) PHP
9 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
9 4 (26.67%) Fireworks
9 4 (26.67%) Node.js

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 10 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (53.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (40.00%) InDesign
4 6 (40.00%) MS Office
5 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) Acrobat
5 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (26.67%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (26.67%) Grunt
2 4 (26.67%) Bower
General
1 11 (73.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Web Designer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) Flash
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (33.33%) Content Management
2 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Web Usability
3 1 (6.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) PHP
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle