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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 145 121 159
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +38
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 39 63 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.00% 1.66% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% 3.77% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 32
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £23,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £78,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +2.30%
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
1638 1673 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.98% 43.99% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1401 1533
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 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 3 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 +9 2 £20,750 -24.54%
Wigan - 1 £17,500 -
Altrincham - 1 £21,500 -
Bolton - 1 £27,500 -
Adobe
North West

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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 (71.57%) HTML
2 70 (68.63%) CSS
3 43 (42.16%) Photoshop
4 40 (39.22%) JavaScript
5 34 (33.33%) jQuery
6 33 (32.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 28 (27.45%) CMS
7 28 (27.45%) MySQL
8 27 (26.47%) PHP
8 27 (26.47%) WordPress
9 26 (25.49%) HTML5
10 25 (24.51%) User Experience
10 25 (24.51%) Adobe Illustrator
10 25 (24.51%) Web Design
11 21 (20.59%) MVC
11 21 (20.59%) CSS3
12 19 (18.63%) Marketing
13 18 (17.65%) Joomla!
13 18 (17.65%) OOP
14 17 (16.67%) SQL
14 17 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
14 17 (16.67%) InDesign
15 16 (15.69%) XML
15 16 (15.69%) Mobile App
16 14 (13.73%) Drupal
17 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
17 13 (12.75%) Advertising
18 12 (11.76%) Apache Flex
18 12 (11.76%) Content Management
18 12 (11.76%) E-Commerce

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 28 (27.45%) CMS
2 27 (26.47%) WordPress
3 18 (17.65%) Joomla!
4 14 (13.73%) Drupal
5 5 (4.90%) Umbraco
5 5 (4.90%) IIS
6 4 (3.92%) Apache
7 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.98%) Moodle
8 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 43 (42.16%) Photoshop
2 33 (32.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 25 (24.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (16.67%) InDesign
5 12 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 11 (10.78%) MS Office
7 10 (9.80%) Adobe After Effects
7 10 (9.80%) Fireworks
8 7 (6.86%) Acrobat
9 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (1.96%) Revit
9 2 (1.96%) SketchUp
9 2 (1.96%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) MailChimp
1 2 (1.96%) CheetahMail
2 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.76%) Internet
2 7 (6.86%) SSH
3 2 (1.96%) VPN
4 1 (0.98%) DNS
4 1 (0.98%) Wireless
4 1 (0.98%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.45%) MySQL
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.78%) Flash Builder
3 7 (6.86%) Subversion
3 7 (6.86%) JIRA
4 2 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.96%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.98%) Xcode
5 1 (0.98%) JUnit
5 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (18.63%) Marketing
2 13 (12.75%) Advertising
3 9 (8.82%) Finance
4 6 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.90%) Games
6 2 (1.96%) Retail
6 2 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (46.08%) Designer
2 40 (39.22%) Developer
3 21 (20.59%) PHP Developer
4 20 (19.61%) Junior
5 19 (18.63%) Junior Developer
6 18 (17.65%) Junior PHP Developer
7 17 (16.67%) Web Designer
8 10 (9.80%) Graphic Designer
9 8 (7.84%) Web Developer
10 7 (6.86%) Digital Designer
10 7 (6.86%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
10 7 (6.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (6.86%) UI Designer
10 7 (6.86%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (5.88%) UX Designer
11 6 (5.88%) Email Designer
11 6 (5.88%) Author
11 6 (5.88%) Technical Author
12 5 (4.90%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (71.57%) HTML
2 70 (68.63%) CSS
3 34 (33.33%) jQuery
4 26 (25.49%) HTML5
5 21 (20.59%) CSS3
6 17 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
7 16 (15.69%) XML
8 12 (11.76%) Apache Flex
9 11 (10.78%) Flash
9 11 (10.78%) LAMP
10 10 (9.80%) Adobe AIR
10 10 (9.80%) MXML
11 9 (8.82%) XHTML
11 9 (8.82%) .NET
12 8 (7.84%) Laravel
13 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET
14 4 (3.92%) .NET Framework
14 4 (3.92%) Razor View Engine
14 4 (3.92%) Modernizr
14 4 (3.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.51%) User Experience
2 16 (15.69%) Mobile App
3 11 (10.78%) Social Media
4 10 (9.80%) Digital Media
4 10 (9.80%) Graphic Design
5 8 (7.84%) W3C
6 7 (6.86%) Photography
7 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.88%) Blog
8 4 (3.92%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.94%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.96%) Open Source
11 1 (0.98%) iPhone
11 1 (0.98%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.98%) VLE
11 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.98%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.78%) Linux
2 4 (3.92%) Android
2 4 (3.92%) Windows 7
2 4 (3.92%) Windows
3 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.96%) NetWare
5 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.51%) Web Design
2 21 (20.59%) MVC
3 18 (17.65%) OOP
4 12 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 12 (11.76%) Content Management
5 10 (9.80%) Time Management
6 9 (8.82%) SEO
7 8 (7.84%) Web Development
7 8 (7.84%) OO PHP
8 7 (6.86%) OO
9 6 (5.88%) Email Marketing
9 6 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (3.92%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (3.92%) Progressive Enhancement
10 4 (3.92%) CRM
10 4 (3.92%) Migration
10 4 (3.92%) B2B
11 2 (1.96%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (1.96%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 40 (39.22%) JavaScript
2 27 (26.47%) PHP
3 17 (16.67%) SQL
4 7 (6.86%) C#
4 7 (6.86%) PHP5
5 2 (1.96%) Java
6 1 (0.98%) C
6 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.94%) MCP
4 2 (1.96%) MCSE
4 2 (1.96%) VCP4
5 1 (0.98%) MCSA
5 1 (0.98%) CCNA
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.98%) HNC
5 1 (0.98%) HND
5 1 (0.98%) MOS
5 1 (0.98%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.92%) Citrix
2 4 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (3.92%) EPiServer
2 4 (3.92%) Eloqua
3 3 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (0.98%) Ektron
4 1 (0.98%) Facebook
4 1 (0.98%) Twitter
4 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
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