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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 163 187 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.052% -
As % of the Applications category 2.03% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 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 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
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
443 596 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.49% 15.62% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 374 497 537
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,463 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Acrobat across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Acrobat Salary Histogram in Manchester

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (68.75%) MS Office
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (43.75%) Legal
3 6 (37.50%) Document Management
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Flash
4 5 (31.25%) ServiceNow
4 5 (31.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Animation
5 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
5 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (25.00%) Interwoven
5 4 (25.00%) MOS
5 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (25.00%) Adobe
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow
5 4 (25.00%) Law
6 3 (18.75%) Workflow Management
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) Android
7 2 (12.50%) iPhone
7 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) French Language
7 2 (12.50%) German Language
7 2 (12.50%) Italian Language

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Office
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 5 (31.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 7 (43.75%) Legal
2 4 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (12.50%) French Language
3 2 (12.50%) German Language
3 2 (12.50%) Italian Language
3 2 (12.50%) Spanish Language
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Graphic Designer
1 5 (31.25%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Documentation Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Excel Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Author
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Author
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Support Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Animation
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) iPhone
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Document Management
2 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (25.00%) Workflow
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow Management
3 3 (18.75%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) MOS
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) ServiceNow
3 4 (25.00%) Interwoven
3 4 (25.00%) Adobe