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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 81 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 13 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.09% 1.76% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.59% 3.62% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 11
Average salary £24,250 £25,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -52.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
501 580 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.07% 48.58% 51.10%
Number of salaries quoted 425 472 431
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Adobe Salary Histogram 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 28 April 2016. 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 +5 12 £24,250 -20.66%
Newport -11 1 - -
Adobe
Wales

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 13 (68.42%) Photoshop
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) MVC
4 10 (52.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (47.37%) PHP
5 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (36.84%) jQuery
6 7 (36.84%) Marketing
7 6 (31.58%) Web Development
7 6 (31.58%) Ajax
7 6 (31.58%) Google
7 6 (31.58%) HTML5
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) XML
7 6 (31.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 6 (31.58%) Axure RP
7 6 (31.58%) User Experience
7 6 (31.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
8 5 (26.32%) .NET
9 4 (21.05%) SQLite
9 4 (21.05%) Apache Flex
9 4 (21.05%) Degree
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) Python
9 4 (21.05%) MySQL

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (15.79%) WordPress
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Photoshop
2 10 (52.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (31.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Axure RP
1 6 (31.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 7 (36.84%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Designer
3 6 (31.58%) UI Designer
3 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
4 5 (26.32%) UI/UX Designer
4 5 (26.32%) UX Designer
5 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Web Designer
7 1 (5.26%) CSS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) Ajax
4 6 (31.58%) HTML5
4 6 (31.58%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
6 4 (21.05%) Apache Flex
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) CSS3
7 2 (10.53%) JSON
7 2 (10.53%) RESTful
7 2 (10.53%) SOAP
7 2 (10.53%) Web Services
8 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) User Experience
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Graphic Design
3 2 (10.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (31.58%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Email Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) SEO
5 2 (10.53%) Typography
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.26%) Infographics
6 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) PHP
3 4 (21.05%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) Delphi
3 4 (21.05%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Google
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Sybase