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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 147 143 185
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +42
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 96 103 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.57% 1.51% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 3.49% 3.39% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74 82 59
Average salary £34,250 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £20,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
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
2752 3034 3305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.14% 44.37% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2163 2443 2723
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Cheshire +13 44 £40,000 +25.00% 11
Manchester +3 41 £30,000 +13.20% 14
Lancashire -14 7 £20,500 -25.45%
Merseyside +9 4 £25,000 -13.04% 5
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 138 (71.88%) HTML
2 120 (62.50%) CSS
3 78 (40.63%) User Experience
4 74 (38.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 73 (38.02%) Photoshop
6 62 (32.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 61 (31.77%) Marketing
8 59 (30.73%) JavaScript
9 52 (27.08%) jQuery
10 50 (26.04%) HTML5
11 44 (22.92%) Web Design
12 31 (16.15%) WordPress
13 30 (15.63%) CMS
14 28 (14.58%) CSS3
15 27 (14.06%) InDesign
16 26 (13.54%) PHP
16 26 (13.54%) Microsoft
17 24 (12.50%) MS Excel
17 24 (12.50%) SEO
18 23 (11.98%) E-Commerce
18 23 (11.98%) .NET
18 23 (11.98%) Axure RP
19 22 (11.46%) Email Marketing
20 21 (10.94%) Social Media
20 21 (10.94%) Fireworks
21 20 (10.42%) Dreamweaver
21 20 (10.42%) MS Office
21 20 (10.42%) ASP.NET
21 20 (10.42%) Digital Marketing
21 20 (10.42%) Web Development

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 31 (16.15%) WordPress
2 30 (15.63%) CMS
3 9 (4.69%) Joomla!
4 7 (3.65%) Drupal
4 7 (3.65%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (3.65%) Node.js
5 6 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.08%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.56%) IIS
8 3 (1.56%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.56%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.56%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.04%) JBoss
9 2 (1.04%) Apache
9 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.52%) Immediacy CMS
10 1 (0.52%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.52%) MODX
Applications
1 74 (38.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 73 (38.02%) Photoshop
3 62 (32.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 27 (14.06%) InDesign
5 24 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 21 (10.94%) Fireworks
7 20 (10.42%) MS Office
8 15 (7.81%) OmniGraffle
9 12 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (4.69%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (3.13%) Adobe Captivate
12 5 (2.60%) Acrobat
13 3 (1.56%) AutoCAD
14 2 (1.04%) Revit
14 2 (1.04%) SketchUp
14 2 (1.04%) Final Cut Pro
15 1 (0.52%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 9 (4.69%) Magento
2 6 (3.13%) Tridion
3 3 (1.56%) Shopify
4 1 (0.52%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.69%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.56%) SaaS
3 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.04%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.25%) Internet
2 3 (1.56%) VPN
2 3 (1.56%) SSL
3 2 (1.04%) Wireless
3 2 (1.04%) SSH
3 2 (1.04%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.85%) MySQL
2 11 (5.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (11.98%) Axure RP
2 20 (10.42%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (4.17%) Grunt
4 7 (3.65%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.13%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.60%) Bower
7 3 (1.56%) MSTest
7 3 (1.56%) NUnit
7 3 (1.56%) Subversion
8 2 (1.04%) JIRA
8 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.04%) Flash Builder
8 2 (1.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.52%) Phing
9 1 (0.52%) Ant
9 1 (0.52%) JUnit
9 1 (0.52%) Selenium
9 1 (0.52%) TestNG
General
1 61 (31.77%) Marketing
2 12 (6.25%) Retail
3 10 (5.21%) Multimedia
3 10 (5.21%) Advertising
3 10 (5.21%) Finance
4 8 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.13%) Games
6 3 (1.56%) Legal
7 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
8 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 90 (46.88%) Designer
2 55 (28.65%) Developer
3 36 (18.75%) Web Designer
4 23 (11.98%) UX Designer
5 19 (9.90%) Architect
6 17 (8.85%) Web Developer
6 17 (8.85%) Graphic Designer
7 14 (7.29%) PHP Developer
8 13 (6.77%) Front-End Developer
9 12 (6.25%) .NET Developer
10 11 (5.73%) C# Developer
10 11 (5.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.73%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.21%) Digital Designer
11 10 (5.21%) User Experience Architect
11 10 (5.21%) Junior
12 9 (4.69%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.65%) Junior Developer
14 6 (3.13%) UI Designer
14 6 (3.13%) Interactive Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (71.88%) HTML
2 120 (62.50%) CSS
3 52 (27.08%) jQuery
4 50 (26.04%) HTML5
5 28 (14.58%) CSS3
6 23 (11.98%) .NET
7 20 (10.42%) ASP.NET
8 18 (9.38%) Sass
9 17 (8.85%) LESS
10 15 (7.81%) XHTML
11 12 (6.25%) Flash
12 10 (5.21%) WCF
12 10 (5.21%) Web Services
12 10 (5.21%) XML
13 9 (4.69%) Ajax
14 8 (4.17%) .NET Framework
14 8 (4.17%) AngularJS
15 7 (3.65%) REST
15 7 (3.65%) Apache Flex
16 6 (3.13%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 78 (40.63%) User Experience
2 21 (10.94%) Social Media
3 20 (10.42%) Smartphone
4 18 (9.38%) Taxonomies
5 17 (8.85%) Mobile App
6 16 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (7.29%) Graphic Design
8 9 (4.69%) Animation
8 9 (4.69%) Photography
8 9 (4.69%) Digital Media
9 7 (3.65%) Blackberry
10 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
10 6 (3.13%) Blog
11 5 (2.60%) W3C
11 5 (2.60%) Video Editing
12 4 (2.08%) Visualisation
13 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
13 2 (1.04%) Copywriting
13 2 (1.04%) Social Network
13 2 (1.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.65%) Android
1 7 (3.65%) Windows 7
1 7 (3.65%) Windows
1 7 (3.65%) Linux
2 6 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.60%) NetWare
4 2 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.92%) Web Design
2 24 (12.50%) SEO
3 23 (11.98%) E-Commerce
4 22 (11.46%) Email Marketing
5 20 (10.42%) Digital Marketing
5 20 (10.42%) Web Development
6 18 (9.38%) MVC
7 16 (8.33%) Online Marketing
7 16 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (7.29%) Content Management
9 11 (5.73%) Time Management
9 11 (5.73%) Use Case
10 9 (4.69%) Analytics
11 8 (4.17%) Rapid Prototyping
11 8 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.65%) B2B
12 7 (3.65%) SDLC
13 6 (3.13%) Information Architecture
13 6 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (3.13%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 59 (30.73%) JavaScript
2 26 (13.54%) PHP
3 19 (9.90%) C#
4 15 (7.81%) SQL
5 9 (4.69%) Java
6 7 (3.65%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.08%) PHP5
8 3 (1.56%) XPath
9 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (8.85%) Degree
2 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.04%) MOS
3 2 (1.04%) MCITP
3 2 (1.04%) MCP
3 2 (1.04%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.04%) Plesk
Vendors
1 26 (13.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.73%) Google
3 7 (3.65%) Citrix
3 7 (3.65%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.13%) Avaya
5 5 (2.60%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.56%) Ektron
6 3 (1.56%) iRise
6 3 (1.56%) Facebook
6 3 (1.56%) Twitter
7 2 (1.04%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.04%) Sencha
7 2 (1.04%) hybris
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle
8 1 (0.52%) Coremetrics
8 1 (0.52%) Apple
8 1 (0.52%) Yahoo!
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