The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 158 136 159
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +23
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 27 54 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 1.35% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 3.04% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 32
Average salary £26,750 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.83% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,800 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1644 1776 1861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.55% 44.51% 46.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1442 1580
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Adobe
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Adobe Salary Trend in Manchester

Adobe
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Adobe Salary Histogram in Manchester

Adobe
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Cheadle +11 2 £20,750 -24.54%
Altrincham - 1 £21,500 -
Adobe
North West

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 73 (70.87%) HTML
2 69 (66.99%) CSS
3 39 (37.86%) JavaScript
4 37 (35.92%) Photoshop
4 37 (35.92%) jQuery
5 33 (32.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 29 (28.16%) CMS
7 28 (27.18%) MySQL
8 27 (26.21%) WordPress
9 25 (24.27%) PHP
9 25 (24.27%) Web Design
10 24 (23.30%) Adobe Illustrator
10 24 (23.30%) MVC
10 24 (23.30%) HTML5
11 23 (22.33%) User Experience
12 20 (19.42%) SQL
13 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
13 19 (18.45%) CSS3
14 18 (17.48%) MS Excel
14 18 (17.48%) OOP
14 18 (17.48%) Marketing
14 18 (17.48%) Joomla!
15 17 (16.50%) CodeIgniter
16 16 (15.53%) XML
17 15 (14.56%) MS Office
17 15 (14.56%) Advertising
17 15 (14.56%) Apache Flex
17 15 (14.56%) Mobile App
18 14 (13.59%) Drupal
18 14 (13.59%) InDesign

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 29 (28.16%) CMS
2 27 (26.21%) WordPress
3 18 (17.48%) Joomla!
4 14 (13.59%) Drupal
5 5 (4.85%) IIS
6 4 (3.88%) Apache
6 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.88%) Umbraco
6 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.97%) Moodle
Applications
1 37 (35.92%) Photoshop
2 33 (32.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 24 (23.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (17.48%) MS Excel
5 15 (14.56%) MS Office
6 14 (13.59%) InDesign
7 9 (8.74%) Adobe After Effects
8 8 (7.77%) Acrobat
8 8 (7.77%) Fireworks
9 2 (1.94%) AutoCAD
9 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (1.94%) Revit
9 2 (1.94%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) MailChimp
1 2 (1.94%) CheetahMail
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.62%) Internet
2 7 (6.80%) SSH
3 3 (2.91%) VPN
4 2 (1.94%) Wireless
5 1 (0.97%) DNS
5 1 (0.97%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.18%) MySQL
2 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (10.68%) Git (software)
1 11 (10.68%) Flash Builder
2 7 (6.80%) Subversion
2 7 (6.80%) JIRA
3 3 (2.91%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.94%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (17.48%) Marketing
2 15 (14.56%) Advertising
3 7 (6.80%) Finance
4 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.85%) Games
6 3 (2.91%) Retail
7 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.94%) Legal
8 1 (0.97%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (43.69%) Designer
2 40 (38.83%) Developer
3 20 (19.42%) PHP Developer
4 19 (18.45%) Junior
5 18 (17.48%) Junior Developer
5 18 (17.48%) Junior PHP Developer
6 17 (16.50%) Web Designer
7 11 (10.68%) Graphic Designer
8 10 (9.71%) Web Developer
9 8 (7.77%) .NET Developer
9 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (6.80%) Digital Designer
10 7 (6.80%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
10 7 (6.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (6.80%) UI Designer
10 7 (6.80%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (5.83%) UX Designer
11 6 (5.83%) Author
11 6 (5.83%) Technical Author
12 4 (3.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (70.87%) HTML
2 69 (66.99%) CSS
3 37 (35.92%) jQuery
4 24 (23.30%) HTML5
5 19 (18.45%) CSS3
6 17 (16.50%) CodeIgniter
7 16 (15.53%) XML
8 15 (14.56%) Apache Flex
9 13 (12.62%) XHTML
10 11 (10.68%) LAMP
10 11 (10.68%) .NET
10 11 (10.68%) Flash
11 10 (9.71%) Adobe AIR
11 10 (9.71%) MXML
12 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET
13 8 (7.77%) Laravel
14 5 (4.85%) WCF
15 4 (3.88%) ADO.NET
15 4 (3.88%) Ajax
15 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) User Experience
2 15 (14.56%) Mobile App
3 11 (10.68%) Social Media
4 10 (9.71%) Graphic Design
5 9 (8.74%) W3C
5 9 (8.74%) Digital Media
6 7 (6.80%) Photography
7 6 (5.83%) Blackberry
7 6 (5.83%) Blog
8 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.88%) Visualisation
10 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.94%) iPhone
12 1 (0.97%) Open Source
12 1 (0.97%) Animation
12 1 (0.97%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.97%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) Linux
2 7 (6.80%) Windows 7
2 7 (6.80%) Windows
3 4 (3.88%) NetWare
3 4 (3.88%) Android
4 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.27%) Web Design
2 24 (23.30%) MVC
3 18 (17.48%) OOP
4 14 (13.59%) Content Management
5 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
6 11 (10.68%) Web Development
7 10 (9.71%) Time Management
8 8 (7.77%) OO PHP
8 8 (7.77%) SEO
9 7 (6.80%) OO
10 6 (5.83%) Email Marketing
10 6 (5.83%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (3.88%) Progressive Enhancement
11 4 (3.88%) Rapid Prototyping
11 4 (3.88%) CRM
11 4 (3.88%) Migration
11 4 (3.88%) B2B
12 2 (1.94%) Service Management
12 2 (1.94%) ITSM
12 2 (1.94%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.86%) JavaScript
2 25 (24.27%) PHP
3 20 (19.42%) SQL
4 10 (9.71%) C#
5 7 (6.80%) PHP5
6 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.97%) C
7 1 (0.97%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (11.65%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.91%) MCP
3 3 (2.91%) MCSE
4 2 (1.94%) MOS
4 2 (1.94%) MCITP
5 1 (0.97%) HNC
5 1 (0.97%) HND
5 1 (0.97%) MCSA
5 1 (0.97%) CCNA
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) Citrix
3 4 (3.88%) Eloqua
3 4 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.88%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.94%) Apple
4 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.97%) Facebook
5 1 (0.97%) Twitter
5 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.97%) Ektron
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