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 3 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 160 145 166
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 87 104 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.33% 1.45% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 3.05% 3.29% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 62 90 65
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
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
2855 3158 3193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.77% 43.89% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2504 2713
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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
Manchester +2 41 £35,000 +40.00% 7
Cheshire +18 35 £33,750 +12.50% 7
Merseyside +1 5 £25,000 -16.66% 3
Lancashire -7 5 £20,750 -24.54% 2
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 129 (72.07%) HTML
2 113 (63.13%) CSS
3 86 (48.04%) User Experience
4 76 (42.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 73 (40.78%) JavaScript
6 65 (36.31%) Photoshop
7 64 (35.75%) HTML5
8 63 (35.20%) jQuery
9 51 (28.49%) Adobe Illustrator
10 40 (22.35%) CMS
10 40 (22.35%) Marketing
11 38 (21.23%) CSS3
12 33 (18.44%) PHP
13 32 (17.88%) WordPress
14 31 (17.32%) Axure RP
14 31 (17.32%) Microsoft
15 30 (16.76%) E-Commerce
16 29 (16.20%) SEO
17 28 (15.64%) MySQL
17 28 (15.64%) Smartphone
18 27 (15.08%) .NET
19 26 (14.53%) Web Design
20 25 (13.97%) MS Office
20 25 (13.97%) Sass
21 24 (13.41%) Content Management
22 22 (12.29%) Taxonomies
23 21 (11.73%) Responsive Web Design
24 20 (11.17%) Mobile App
24 20 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
24 20 (11.17%) ASP.NET

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 40 (22.35%) CMS
2 32 (17.88%) WordPress
3 10 (5.59%) Joomla!
4 9 (5.03%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (5.03%) Node.js
5 8 (4.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (3.35%) Drupal
7 5 (2.79%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.68%) Sitefinity
8 3 (1.68%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.68%) IIS
8 3 (1.68%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.68%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.68%) Immediacy CMS
8 3 (1.68%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.12%) JBoss
9 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.56%) Apache
10 1 (0.56%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 76 (42.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 65 (36.31%) Photoshop
3 51 (28.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 25 (13.97%) MS Office
5 20 (11.17%) MS Excel
6 15 (8.38%) OmniGraffle
7 13 (7.26%) InDesign
8 12 (6.70%) MS PowerPoint
9 10 (5.59%) Fireworks
10 7 (3.91%) Acrobat
11 6 (3.35%) RoboHelp
11 6 (3.35%) MS Project
12 5 (2.79%) Adobe Captivate
13 3 (1.68%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (1.68%) FrameMaker
14 2 (1.12%) Final Cut Pro
15 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (6.15%) Magento
2 8 (4.47%) Tridion
3 3 (1.68%) Shopify
4 1 (0.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.70%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.68%) SaaS
3 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.47%) Internet
2 3 (1.68%) VPN
2 3 (1.68%) SSL
3 2 (1.12%) Intranet
3 2 (1.12%) SNMP
3 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.12%) Telnet
3 2 (1.12%) Wireless
3 2 (1.12%) GoToMeeting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.64%) MySQL
2 10 (5.59%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.68%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.12%) JasperReports
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (17.32%) Axure RP
2 16 (8.94%) Dreamweaver
3 13 (7.26%) Grunt
4 11 (6.15%) Subversion
5 7 (3.91%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.35%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.79%) Bower
8 4 (2.23%) gulp
8 4 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.68%) Selenium
9 3 (1.68%) TestNG
9 3 (1.68%) MSTest
9 3 (1.68%) JUnit
9 3 (1.68%) NUnit
10 2 (1.12%) JIRA
10 2 (1.12%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (1.12%) MyEclipse
10 2 (1.12%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (22.35%) Marketing
2 10 (5.59%) Multimedia
3 7 (3.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.35%) Retail
4 6 (3.35%) Finance
5 5 (2.79%) Games
6 4 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.23%) Legal
7 3 (1.68%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 73 (40.78%) Designer
2 65 (36.31%) Developer
3 33 (18.44%) UX Designer
4 23 (12.85%) Web Developer
5 20 (11.17%) Web Designer
6 19 (10.61%) Architect
7 18 (10.06%) Front-End Developer
8 13 (7.26%) UI Designer
8 13 (7.26%) PHP Developer
9 11 (6.15%) .NET Developer
9 11 (6.15%) C# Developer
9 11 (6.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (6.15%) Senior Designer
9 11 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Senior UX Designer
10 10 (5.59%) User Experience Architect
10 10 (5.59%) UI/UX Designer
11 9 (5.03%) Graphic Designer
11 9 (5.03%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (3.91%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (72.07%) HTML
2 113 (63.13%) CSS
3 64 (35.75%) HTML5
4 63 (35.20%) jQuery
5 38 (21.23%) CSS3
6 27 (15.08%) .NET
7 25 (13.97%) Sass
8 20 (11.17%) ASP.NET
9 19 (10.61%) XHTML
10 17 (9.50%) LESS
11 15 (8.38%) Flash
12 12 (6.70%) Web Services
13 10 (5.59%) Ajax
14 9 (5.03%) WCF
14 9 (5.03%) REST
15 8 (4.47%) AngularJS
15 8 (4.47%) .NET Framework
15 8 (4.47%) XML
16 7 (3.91%) JSON
16 7 (3.91%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 86 (48.04%) User Experience
2 28 (15.64%) Smartphone
3 22 (12.29%) Taxonomies
4 20 (11.17%) Mobile App
5 16 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.03%) Animation
7 8 (4.47%) Graphic Design
8 7 (3.91%) Management Information System
8 7 (3.91%) Blackberry
8 7 (3.91%) Video Editing
8 7 (3.91%) Social Media
9 5 (2.79%) W3C
10 4 (2.23%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.68%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.12%) Blog
12 2 (1.12%) iPhone
12 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.56%) Copywriting
13 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.50%) Android
2 16 (8.94%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.70%) Windows
4 7 (3.91%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.35%) UNIX
6 5 (2.79%) NetWare
7 4 (2.23%) Linux
8 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.76%) E-Commerce
2 29 (16.20%) SEO
3 26 (14.53%) Web Design
4 24 (13.41%) Content Management
5 21 (11.73%) Responsive Web Design
6 20 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (10.06%) Web Development
8 14 (7.82%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (7.26%) MVC
9 13 (7.26%) Time Management
10 12 (6.70%) Analytics
11 11 (6.15%) Use Case
12 10 (5.59%) Pay per click
13 9 (5.03%) Rapid Prototyping
13 9 (5.03%) Information Architecture
14 8 (4.47%) Scrum
14 8 (4.47%) Change Management
15 7 (3.91%) Email Marketing
15 7 (3.91%) SDLC
16 6 (3.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 73 (40.78%) JavaScript
2 33 (18.44%) PHP
3 19 (10.61%) C#
4 18 (10.06%) SQL
5 12 (6.70%) Java
6 7 (3.91%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.23%) PHP5
8 3 (1.68%) XPath
9 1 (0.56%) ABAP
9 1 (0.56%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (9.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.12%) MCSE
2 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.12%) MOS
2 2 (1.12%) MCITP
3 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (2.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) Plesk
Vendors
1 31 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.82%) Google
3 9 (5.03%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.79%) Citrix
4 5 (2.79%) EPiServer
5 4 (2.23%) Avaya
5 4 (2.23%) Oracle
6 3 (1.68%) Ektron
6 3 (1.68%) iRise
7 2 (1.12%) Sencha
7 2 (1.12%) hybris
7 2 (1.12%) Quark
7 2 (1.12%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.56%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.56%) SAP
8 1 (0.56%) Apple
8 1 (0.56%) Coremetrics
8 1 (0.56%) Facebook
8 1 (0.56%) Twitter
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