The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank - 53 57
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.60% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category - 4.31% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Average salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,275 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -6.84%
Adobe
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
296 209 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 38.54% 37.25% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 260 175 224
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Adobe
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Adobe Salary Trend in Somerset

Adobe
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Blog
4 1 (20.00%) InDesign
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience Design
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Photography
4 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) InDesign
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Junior
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Junior Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Front-End Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Junior Front-End Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blog
2 1 (20.00%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree