The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 165 140 176
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +36
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 92 107 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.23% 1.60% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 2.76% 3.57% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 77 96 66
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Adobe
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3329 3000 3305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.52% 44.82% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2725 2559 2860
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Adobe
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Adobe Salary Trend in the North West

Adobe
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Adobe Salary Histogram in the North West

Adobe
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 Adobe within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Manchester -25 51 £26,500 -24.28% 9
Cheshire -7 17 £36,000 +2.85% 6
Merseyside +4 6 £30,000 -25.00%
Lancashire -5 4 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Cumbria -6 3 £25,500 +32.46%
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 149 (76.02%) HTML
2 137 (69.90%) CSS
3 118 (60.20%) Photoshop
4 82 (41.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 73 (37.24%) JavaScript
6 72 (36.73%) User Experience
7 54 (27.55%) jQuery
8 50 (25.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 44 (22.45%) Web Design
10 42 (21.43%) Marketing
11 39 (19.90%) InDesign
12 36 (18.37%) PHP
13 31 (15.82%) OO
14 30 (15.31%) Web Development
15 28 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
15 28 (14.29%) CMS
16 26 (13.27%) Workflow
17 24 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (12.24%) Responsive Web Design
17 24 (12.24%) Mobile App
17 24 (12.24%) HTML5
18 23 (11.73%) MVC
18 23 (11.73%) SEO
18 23 (11.73%) Flash
18 23 (11.73%) SQL Server
19 22 (11.22%) .NET
19 22 (11.22%) E-Commerce
20 21 (10.71%) MySQL
20 21 (10.71%) SAP
21 20 (10.20%) ABAP

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (14.29%) CMS
2 17 (8.67%) SAP Portal
3 16 (8.16%) WordPress
3 16 (8.16%) SAP EP
3 16 (8.16%) NetWeaver
4 12 (6.12%) Umbraco
5 8 (4.08%) Drupal
5 8 (4.08%) Joomla!
6 7 (3.57%) IIS
7 6 (3.06%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.55%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (2.55%) Sitefinity
9 3 (1.53%) Node.js
9 3 (1.53%) Flash Media Server
10 1 (0.51%) Apache
10 1 (0.51%) FileNet
10 1 (0.51%) Moodle
10 1 (0.51%) Confluence
10 1 (0.51%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 118 (60.20%) Photoshop
2 82 (41.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 50 (25.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 39 (19.90%) InDesign
5 20 (10.20%) Fireworks
6 17 (8.67%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (4.08%) MS Excel
8 7 (3.57%) Acrobat
9 6 (3.06%) MS Office
9 6 (3.06%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (1.53%) AutoCAD
11 2 (1.02%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.51%) ZBrush
12 1 (0.51%) Mudbox
12 1 (0.51%) Edge Animate
12 1 (0.51%) PrintSoft PReS
12 1 (0.51%) Maya
12 1 (0.51%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 9 (4.59%) Magento
2 4 (2.04%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.02%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (1.02%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.55%) MailChimp
2 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.02%) CheetahMail
3 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.10%) Internet
2 3 (1.53%) SSH
3 2 (1.02%) DNS
3 2 (1.02%) Intranet
4 1 (0.51%) Extranet
4 1 (0.51%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.51%) VLAN
4 1 (0.51%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.51%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.71%) MySQL
3 4 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.51%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 28 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 20 (10.20%) Subversion
3 12 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.06%) Flash Builder
6 5 (2.55%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.04%) JUnit
8 3 (1.53%) FlexUnit
8 3 (1.53%) JIRA
8 3 (1.53%) Selenium
9 2 (1.02%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.51%) FrontPage
10 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 42 (21.43%) Marketing
2 13 (6.63%) Finance
3 11 (5.61%) Advertising
4 7 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.53%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.02%) Retail
6 2 (1.02%) Games
6 2 (1.02%) Automotive
7 1 (0.51%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 101 (51.53%) Designer
2 67 (34.18%) Developer
3 29 (14.80%) Web Designer
4 26 (13.27%) UX Designer
5 24 (12.24%) UI Designer
6 19 (9.69%) PHP Developer
7 18 (9.18%) Web Developer
8 16 (8.16%) Junior
9 12 (6.12%) Junior Developer
9 12 (6.12%) SAP Developer
9 12 (6.12%) NetWeaver Developer
9 12 (6.12%) Digital Designer
10 11 (5.61%) UI Programmer
10 11 (5.61%) UI Developer
11 10 (5.10%) Photoshop Designer
12 9 (4.59%) Senior Developer
13 8 (4.08%) Consultant
13 8 (4.08%) Junior PHP Developer
13 8 (4.08%) Senior Designer
14 7 (3.57%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (76.02%) HTML
2 137 (69.90%) CSS
3 54 (27.55%) jQuery
4 24 (12.24%) HTML5
5 23 (11.73%) Flash
6 22 (11.22%) .NET
7 20 (10.20%) SAP Smart Forms
8 19 (9.69%) BAPI
8 19 (9.69%) Web Dynpro
9 18 (9.18%) J2EE
9 18 (9.18%) ASP.NET
10 17 (8.67%) XHTML
11 16 (8.16%) XML
11 16 (8.16%) SAP Business Workflow
12 14 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
13 12 (6.12%) CSS3
14 11 (5.61%) Web Services
15 10 (5.10%) Apache Flex
16 8 (4.08%) Adobe AIR
17 7 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 72 (36.73%) User Experience
2 24 (12.24%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.12%) Animation
4 10 (5.10%) W3C
4 10 (5.10%) Digital Media
5 9 (4.59%) Photography
6 7 (3.57%) Copywriting
6 7 (3.57%) Graphic Design
6 7 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.06%) Open Source
8 5 (2.55%) Social Media
9 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.53%) GIS
10 3 (1.53%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.53%) Social Network
10 3 (1.53%) iPhone
10 3 (1.53%) New Media
11 2 (1.02%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.51%) SCORM
12 1 (0.51%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.20%) Windows
2 18 (9.18%) Apple iOS
3 15 (7.65%) Android
4 9 (4.59%) Linux
5 2 (1.02%) UNIX
6 1 (0.51%) MVS
6 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.45%) Web Design
2 31 (15.82%) OO
3 30 (15.31%) Web Development
4 26 (13.27%) Workflow
5 24 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (12.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 23 (11.73%) MVC
6 23 (11.73%) SEO
7 22 (11.22%) E-Commerce
8 17 (8.67%) Content Management
9 14 (7.14%) Progressive Enhancement
10 11 (5.61%) Email Marketing
11 9 (4.59%) Time Management
11 9 (4.59%) Information Architecture
11 9 (4.59%) OO PHP
12 8 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (4.08%) OOP
13 5 (2.55%) CAD
13 5 (2.55%) Analytics
14 4 (2.04%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (37.24%) JavaScript
2 36 (18.37%) PHP
3 20 (10.20%) SQL
3 20 (10.20%) ABAP
3 20 (10.20%) SAPscript
4 19 (9.69%) Java
5 10 (5.10%) C#
6 6 (3.06%) ActionScript
7 3 (1.53%) C++
8 2 (1.02%) PHP5
8 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.51%) Groovy
9 1 (0.51%) Scala
9 1 (0.51%) Clojure
9 1 (0.51%) C
9 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.51%) VB
9 1 (0.51%) VBA
9 1 (0.51%) Python
9 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (8.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.59%) Degree
4 5 (2.55%) HND
5 4 (2.04%) HNC
6 1 (0.51%) MCP
6 1 (0.51%) MCSE
6 1 (0.51%) MCSA
6 1 (0.51%) CCNA
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (10.71%) SAP
2 15 (7.65%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.08%) Google
4 7 (3.57%) Zend
4 7 (3.57%) EPiServer
5 6 (3.06%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.04%) Twitter
7 3 (1.53%) Oracle
7 3 (1.53%) Facebook
7 3 (1.53%) Intel
8 2 (1.02%) Pega
8 2 (1.02%) Apple
8 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.02%) Eloqua
8 2 (1.02%) Omniture
9 1 (0.51%) Veeam
9 1 (0.51%) hybris
9 1 (0.51%) ClickTale
9 1 (0.51%) Tealeaf
9 1 (0.51%) Becrypt
Oldham, Lancashire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £16,000 to £17,500 per annum High Growth Business
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 20000-35000 Per Annum bonus, benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 40,000 + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Alex James Resourcing
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
On the Beach
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago