The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 231 250 265
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 1 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% 0.12% 0.043%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.78% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £25,267
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +18.73%
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-29.28% +27.27%
Acrobat
England

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

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
748 1031 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.19% 15.87% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 597 796 870
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Acrobat
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Acrobat Salary Trend in the North West

Acrobat
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Manchester -6 1 £42,500 +36.00% 1
Acrobat
England

Acrobat
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) FrameMaker
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) XMetaL
2 1 (25.00%) CorelDRAW

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) CorelDRAW
2 1 (25.00%) FrameMaker
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) XMetaL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Artworker
2 1 (25.00%) Author
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft