The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 170 181 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.060% 0.050% -
As % of the Applications category 0.42% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £18,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,500 £23,250
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +18.27%
Acrobat
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
479 603 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.36% 15.17% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 386 496 549
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Acrobat
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Acrobat Salary Trend in Manchester

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (100.00%) MS Office
2 7 (77.78%) Legal
3 6 (66.67%) Document Management
4 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Interwoven
5 4 (44.44%) Workflow
5 4 (44.44%) Law
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Animation
5 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
5 4 (44.44%) MOS
6 3 (33.33%) Workflow Management
6 3 (33.33%) Coaching
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (22.22%) MCITP
7 2 (22.22%) Android
7 2 (22.22%) iPhone
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 2 (22.22%) French Language
7 2 (22.22%) German Language
7 2 (22.22%) Italian Language
7 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
7 2 (22.22%) Service Management

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
3 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
General
1 7 (77.78%) Legal
2 4 (44.44%) Law
3 2 (22.22%) French Language
3 2 (22.22%) German Language
3 2 (22.22%) Italian Language
3 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Documentation Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Excel Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Supervisor
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Animation
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) iPhone
3 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Document Management
2 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Coaching
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) MOS
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
2 4 (44.44%) Interwoven
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe