The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 430 437 430
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 13 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.061% 0.083% 0.063%
As % of the Applications category 0.38% 0.47% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 10
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +34.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £16,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,750 £29,170
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,500 £23,250
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +18.27%
Acrobat
England

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

Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
3439 4005 3673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.20% 17.44% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2791 3218 3041
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Acrobat across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Acrobat
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Acrobat Salary Trend in the South East

Acrobat
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Acrobat across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Acrobat Salary Histogram in the South East

Acrobat
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Berkshire - 7 £32,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £35,000 -
Surrey -1 2 £25,000 -9.09%
Middlesex +10 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Acrobat
England

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat.

1 22 (95.65%) Adobe
2 11 (47.83%) XML
2 11 (47.83%) MS Visio
3 10 (43.48%) Photoshop
3 10 (43.48%) InDesign
3 10 (43.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (39.13%) FrameMaker
5 8 (34.78%) PaintShop Pro
6 7 (30.43%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (26.09%) Document Management
7 6 (26.09%) Product Management
8 5 (21.74%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
9 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
9 4 (17.39%) HTML
9 4 (17.39%) MS Office
9 4 (17.39%) CSS
9 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (17.39%) Marketing
9 4 (17.39%) Games
10 3 (13.04%) HTML5
10 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
10 3 (13.04%) Email Marketing
10 3 (13.04%) jQuery
10 3 (13.04%) Umbraco
10 3 (13.04%) WordPress
10 3 (13.04%) Node.js
10 3 (13.04%) CSS3
10 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
10 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Acrobat 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 Acrobat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Umbraco
1 3 (13.04%) WordPress
1 3 (13.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Visio
2 10 (43.48%) Photoshop
2 10 (43.48%) InDesign
2 10 (43.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (39.13%) FrameMaker
4 8 (34.78%) PaintShop Pro
5 7 (30.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (21.74%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (17.39%) MS Office
7 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.04%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (8.70%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (8.70%) RoboHelp
10 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Broadband
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Grunt
2 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (13.04%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Author
1 9 (39.13%) Technical Author
1 9 (39.13%) Designer
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Writer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.35%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Creative Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) XSLT
3 3 (13.04%) Ajax
3 3 (13.04%) JSON
3 3 (13.04%) jQuery
3 3 (13.04%) HTML5
3 3 (13.04%) CSS3
3 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
3 3 (13.04%) Ember.js
3 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Xbox
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Animation
2 2 (8.70%) Photography
3 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Document Management
1 6 (26.09%) Product Management
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (13.04%) Web Development
2 3 (13.04%) Email Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Workflow
3 1 (4.35%) B2B
3 1 (4.35%) B2C
3 1 (4.35%) CAD
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Revenue Management
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) HNC
2 1 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Adobe
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Avaya
3 1 (4.35%) Novell
3 1 (4.35%) Apple