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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 167 145 180
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +35
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 88 107 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.17% 1.58% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 2.64% 3.57% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 75 96 56
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,200 £23,345
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%
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
3332 2997 3414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.47% 44.37% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2723 2529 2940
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 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 21 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 -31 48 £26,500 -24.28% 13
Cheshire -17 14 £35,000 +11.11% 7
Merseyside +8 8 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Cumbria -3 3 £25,500 +32.46% 1
Lancashire -6 2 £35,000 +40.00%
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 144 (75.00%) HTML
2 136 (70.83%) CSS
3 113 (58.85%) Photoshop
4 78 (40.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 71 (36.98%) User Experience
6 68 (35.42%) JavaScript
7 49 (25.52%) jQuery
8 47 (24.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 42 (21.88%) Marketing
10 41 (21.35%) Web Design
11 38 (19.79%) InDesign
12 34 (17.71%) PHP
13 31 (16.15%) OO
14 30 (15.63%) Web Development
15 29 (15.10%) Workflow
16 26 (13.54%) Dreamweaver
17 24 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (12.50%) E-Commerce
18 23 (11.98%) SAP
19 22 (11.46%) SQL Server
19 22 (11.46%) ABAP
19 22 (11.46%) .NET
19 22 (11.46%) SEO
19 22 (11.46%) SAP Smart Forms
19 22 (11.46%) SAPscript
19 22 (11.46%) Mobile App
20 21 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design
20 21 (10.94%) BAPI
20 21 (10.94%) CMS
20 21 (10.94%) Web Dynpro

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 21 (10.94%) CMS
2 19 (9.90%) SAP Portal
3 18 (9.38%) NetWeaver
3 18 (9.38%) SAP EP
4 10 (5.21%) Umbraco
4 10 (5.21%) WordPress
5 6 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.13%) Drupal
6 5 (2.60%) Sitefinity
6 5 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (2.60%) IIS
7 4 (2.08%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.56%) Node.js
8 3 (1.56%) Flash Media Server
9 1 (0.52%) Confluence
9 1 (0.52%) Moodle
9 1 (0.52%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.52%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.52%) Apache
9 1 (0.52%) FileNet
Applications
1 113 (58.85%) Photoshop
2 78 (40.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 47 (24.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 38 (19.79%) InDesign
5 19 (9.90%) Fireworks
6 17 (8.85%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (4.17%) MS Excel
8 6 (3.13%) OmniGraffle
9 5 (2.60%) MS Office
9 5 (2.60%) Acrobat
10 2 (1.04%) AutoCAD
10 2 (1.04%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.52%) ZBrush
11 1 (0.52%) Mudbox
11 1 (0.52%) Edge Animate
11 1 (0.52%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.52%) SketchUp
11 1 (0.52%) Revit
11 1 (0.52%) Maya
11 1 (0.52%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 8 (4.17%) Magento
2 4 (2.08%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.04%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 2 (1.04%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.52%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.08%) MailChimp
2 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.52%) Office 365
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.52%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.17%) Internet
2 3 (1.56%) Intranet
3 2 (1.04%) DNS
4 1 (0.52%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.52%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.52%) VLAN
4 1 (0.52%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.52%) SSH
4 1 (0.52%) FTP
4 1 (0.52%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.33%) MySQL
3 4 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (13.54%) Dreamweaver
2 18 (9.38%) Subversion
3 10 (5.21%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.65%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.60%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.08%) JUnit
6 4 (2.08%) Flash Builder
7 3 (1.56%) FlexUnit
7 3 (1.56%) Selenium
8 2 (1.04%) FrontPage
8 2 (1.04%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.52%) JIRA
9 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.52%) Xcode
9 1 (0.52%) PowerBuilder
General
1 42 (21.88%) Marketing
2 13 (6.77%) Finance
3 7 (3.65%) Advertising
4 5 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.56%) Retail
5 3 (1.56%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.04%) Automotive
6 2 (1.04%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (53.13%) Designer
2 67 (34.90%) Developer
3 32 (16.67%) Web Designer
4 25 (13.02%) UI Designer
5 24 (12.50%) UX Designer
6 19 (9.90%) Web Developer
7 15 (7.81%) PHP Developer
8 14 (7.29%) NetWeaver Developer
8 14 (7.29%) SAP Developer
9 12 (6.25%) Junior
9 12 (6.25%) Photoshop Designer
9 12 (6.25%) UI Developer
9 12 (6.25%) UI Programmer
10 10 (5.21%) Digital Designer
11 9 (4.69%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.17%) Consultant
12 8 (4.17%) Junior Developer
13 7 (3.65%) Graphic Designer
13 7 (3.65%) SAP Consultant
14 6 (3.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (75.00%) HTML
2 136 (70.83%) CSS
3 49 (25.52%) jQuery
4 22 (11.46%) .NET
4 22 (11.46%) SAP Smart Forms
5 21 (10.94%) BAPI
5 21 (10.94%) Web Dynpro
5 21 (10.94%) J2EE
6 20 (10.42%) Flash
6 20 (10.42%) HTML5
7 18 (9.38%) SAP Business Workflow
8 17 (8.85%) XHTML
8 17 (8.85%) ASP.NET
9 13 (6.77%) XML
10 12 (6.25%) Web Services
11 10 (5.21%) CodeIgniter
12 8 (4.17%) Apache Flex
12 8 (4.17%) CSS3
13 6 (3.13%) XSLT
13 6 (3.13%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 71 (36.98%) User Experience
2 22 (11.46%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.25%) Animation
4 9 (4.69%) Digital Media
5 8 (4.17%) W3C
5 8 (4.17%) Copywriting
5 8 (4.17%) Graphic Design
6 7 (3.65%) Photography
7 6 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.13%) Open Source
8 5 (2.60%) Social Media
9 3 (1.56%) New Media
9 3 (1.56%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.56%) Social Network
9 3 (1.56%) iPhone
10 2 (1.04%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.52%) Blog
11 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.42%) Windows
2 18 (9.38%) Apple iOS
3 15 (7.81%) Android
4 7 (3.65%) Linux
5 2 (1.04%) UNIX
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.52%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.35%) Web Design
2 31 (16.15%) OO
3 30 (15.63%) Web Development
4 29 (15.10%) Workflow
5 24 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 22 (11.46%) SEO
7 21 (10.94%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (9.90%) MVC
9 16 (8.33%) Content Management
10 12 (6.25%) Progressive Enhancement
11 11 (5.73%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (5.21%) Email Marketing
13 8 (4.17%) Information Architecture
14 7 (3.65%) OO PHP
14 7 (3.65%) Time Management
15 6 (3.13%) Analytics
16 5 (2.60%) Scrum
17 4 (2.08%) OOP
17 4 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 68 (35.42%) JavaScript
2 34 (17.71%) PHP
3 22 (11.46%) ABAP
3 22 (11.46%) SAPscript
4 21 (10.94%) Java
5 17 (8.85%) SQL
6 10 (5.21%) C#
7 5 (2.60%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.56%) C++
9 2 (1.04%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.52%) Clojure
10 1 (0.52%) Ruby
10 1 (0.52%) Groovy
10 1 (0.52%) Scala
10 1 (0.52%) Python
10 1 (0.52%) C
10 1 (0.52%) VBA
10 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.52%) VB
10 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (9.90%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.73%) Degree
4 6 (3.13%) HND
5 4 (2.08%) HNC
6 2 (1.04%) MCP
6 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.52%) CCNA
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.52%) MCSE
7 1 (0.52%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (11.98%) SAP
2 15 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.65%) Zend
3 7 (3.65%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.13%) EPiServer
4 6 (3.13%) Google
5 4 (2.08%) Twitter
6 3 (1.56%) Facebook
6 3 (1.56%) Intel
6 3 (1.56%) Oracle
7 2 (1.04%) Citrix
7 2 (1.04%) Apple
7 2 (1.04%) Pega
7 2 (1.04%) Omniture
7 2 (1.04%) hybris
8 1 (0.52%) Tealeaf
8 1 (0.52%) ClickTale
8 1 (0.52%) Becrypt
8 1 (0.52%) Veeam
8 1 (0.52%) IBM
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Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
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Bury, Lancashire
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Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum + bonus + bens
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: From £26,473 to £28,922 per annum
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Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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