The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Manchester 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 136 158 153
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 43 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.10% 0.72% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 2.52% 1.63% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 25
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £18,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £49,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1709 1841 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.73% 44.01% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1561 1605
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Adobe
North West

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Stockport - 4 £23,250 - 1
Wigan - 2 £30,000 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Adobe
North West

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 75 (83.33%) HTML
2 70 (77.78%) CSS
3 58 (64.44%) Photoshop
4 43 (47.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
6 33 (36.67%) Web Design
6 33 (36.67%) jQuery
7 30 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 26 (28.89%) InDesign
9 21 (23.33%) PHP
9 21 (23.33%) Marketing
10 20 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
11 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
12 18 (20.00%) MVC
12 18 (20.00%) HTML5
13 17 (18.89%) MySQL
13 17 (18.89%) CMS
14 16 (17.78%) CSS3
15 15 (16.67%) Magento
16 14 (15.56%) SQL
16 14 (15.56%) OO
16 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
17 13 (14.44%) JSON
18 12 (13.33%) Subversion
19 11 (12.22%) Finance
19 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (12.22%) Retail
19 11 (12.22%) Zend
19 11 (12.22%) CodeIgniter
19 11 (12.22%) Apple iOS

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 17 (18.89%) CMS
2 7 (7.78%) WordPress
3 2 (2.22%) Drupal
4 1 (1.11%) FileNet
4 1 (1.11%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.11%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 58 (64.44%) Photoshop
2 43 (47.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (28.89%) InDesign
4 9 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
5 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
6 3 (3.33%) MS Office
7 2 (2.22%) Revit
7 2 (2.22%) SketchUp
7 2 (2.22%) Acrobat
7 2 (2.22%) Fireworks
7 2 (2.22%) AutoCAD
8 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (16.67%) Magento
2 3 (3.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.22%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (2.22%) WebTrends
3 2 (2.22%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Responsys
2 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) Intranet
3 1 (1.11%) HTTP
3 1 (1.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.11%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Subversion
2 7 (7.78%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.22%) FrontPage
4 1 (1.11%) JIRA
4 1 (1.11%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (23.33%) Marketing
2 11 (12.22%) Retail
2 11 (12.22%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Advertising
4 1 (1.11%) Law
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (52.22%) Designer
2 38 (42.22%) Developer
3 22 (24.44%) Web Designer
4 13 (14.44%) Photoshop Designer
5 12 (13.33%) PHP Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Web Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Digital Designer
7 8 (8.89%) HTML Developer
8 6 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Junior
10 4 (4.44%) Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.44%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Senior PHP Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (3.33%) UI Programmer
11 3 (3.33%) Email Designer
11 3 (3.33%) UI Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (83.33%) HTML
2 70 (77.78%) CSS
3 33 (36.67%) jQuery
4 18 (20.00%) HTML5
5 16 (17.78%) CSS3
6 13 (14.44%) JSON
7 11 (12.22%) CodeIgniter
8 10 (11.11%) .NET
8 10 (11.11%) XHTML
9 9 (10.00%) Ajax
10 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
10 8 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (7.78%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (7.78%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.56%) Web Services
13 4 (4.44%) XML
14 3 (3.33%) J2EE
15 1 (1.11%) JSP
15 1 (1.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.67%) NHS
3 5 (5.56%) W3C
4 4 (4.44%) Animation
4 4 (4.44%) Photography
5 3 (3.33%) iPhone
6 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.22%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.11%) New Media
7 1 (1.11%) Open Source
7 1 (1.11%) Social Media
7 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.11%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.22%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.67%) Android
3 3 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.67%) Web Design
2 30 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 20 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 18 (20.00%) MVC
5 14 (15.56%) OO
6 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.22%) OO PHP
7 8 (8.89%) Web Development
8 7 (7.78%) Web Application Development
9 6 (6.67%) SEO
10 5 (5.56%) Analytics
10 5 (5.56%) Scrum
11 4 (4.44%) iOS Development
12 3 (3.33%) Content Management
12 3 (3.33%) Time Management
12 3 (3.33%) Business Development
12 3 (3.33%) Release Management
13 2 (2.22%) Email Marketing
13 2 (2.22%) Workflow
13 2 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
2 21 (23.33%) PHP
3 14 (15.56%) SQL
4 9 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (1.11%) Java
5 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.11%) ABAP
5 1 (1.11%) VBA
5 1 (1.11%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.11%) Ruby
5 1 (1.11%) Groovy
5 1 (1.11%) Scala
5 1 (1.11%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) MCP
2 2 (2.22%) HND
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.22%) Zend
3 9 (10.00%) Oracle
4 8 (8.89%) Twitter
5 6 (6.67%) Sun
6 3 (3.33%) Intel
6 3 (3.33%) Google
6 3 (3.33%) SmartFocus
7 2 (2.22%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.22%) Pega
7 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.22%) hybris
7 2 (2.22%) Coremetrics
7 2 (2.22%) Citrix
7 2 (2.22%) Omniture
8 1 (1.11%) SAP
8 1 (1.11%) IBM
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