The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 84 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 2 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.19% 1.01% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 2.48% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Average salary £23,750 £55,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.81% +129.16%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Adobe
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
475 484 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 44.14% 40.84% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 434 430 426
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Adobe
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Adobe Salary Trend in South Wales

Adobe
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Cardiff -16 1 £27,500 -49.99%
Newport - 1 £20,000 -
Adobe
Wales

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) J2EE
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SOAP
2 10 (62.50%) Web Services
2 10 (62.50%) XML
2 10 (62.50%) XSLT
2 10 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
2 10 (62.50%) OO
2 10 (62.50%) RUP
2 10 (62.50%) DSDM
2 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (62.50%) SOA
2 10 (62.50%) IBM
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 10 (62.50%) FileNet
2 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 10 (62.50%) Scrum
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) TDD
2 10 (62.50%) Pair Programming
2 10 (62.50%) Subversion
2 10 (62.50%) Spring
2 10 (62.50%) JSF
2 10 (62.50%) Maven
2 10 (62.50%) Release Management
2 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) Groovy

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (62.50%) FileNet
1 10 (62.50%) LiveCycle
1 10 (62.50%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.25%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Google Analytics
1 4 (25.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 10 (62.50%) MongoDB
1 10 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Subversion
1 10 (62.50%) Maven
1 10 (62.50%) JIRA
1 10 (62.50%) Hudson
1 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Consultant
3 8 (50.00%) Programmer
3 8 (50.00%) Java Consultant
3 8 (50.00%) Java Programmer
3 8 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Web Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) J2EE
1 10 (62.50%) SOAP
1 10 (62.50%) Web Services
1 10 (62.50%) XML
1 10 (62.50%) XSLT
1 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 10 (62.50%) Spring
1 10 (62.50%) JSF
1 10 (62.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Open Source
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
1 10 (62.50%) OO
1 10 (62.50%) RUP
1 10 (62.50%) DSDM
1 10 (62.50%) SOA
1 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 10 (62.50%) Scrum
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) TDD
1 10 (62.50%) Pair Programming
1 10 (62.50%) Release Management
1 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (62.50%) DevOps
1 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Customer Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Groovy
2 10 (62.50%) Scala
2 10 (62.50%) Clojure
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) IBM
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 10 (62.50%) Twitter
2 4 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle