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 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 79 76 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 21 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.74% 1.20% 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 3.58% 2.31% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 1
Average salary £25,000 £52,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.38% +84.21%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
587 519 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.55% 51.74% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 477 434 445
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 2015.

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 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
Newport -3 11 £25,000 -42.85%
Cardiff -2 7 £30,565 -41.78%
Torfaen - 2 £28,750 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £19,000 -
Adobe
Wales

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 21 (80.77%) jQuery
3 17 (65.38%) HTML
3 17 (65.38%) CSS
4 15 (57.69%) Marketing
5 11 (42.31%) SEO
5 11 (42.31%) Digital Media
6 7 (26.92%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (19.23%) WebTrends
7 5 (19.23%) Photoshop
7 5 (19.23%) Web Analytics
7 5 (19.23%) Google
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Google Analytics
7 5 (19.23%) HTML5
7 5 (19.23%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (19.23%) CSS3
7 5 (19.23%) Analytics
8 4 (15.38%) User Experience
8 4 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.54%) Banking
9 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
9 3 (11.54%) Web Design
9 3 (11.54%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (11.54%) Customer Intelligence
9 3 (11.54%) Fireworks
9 3 (11.54%) PHP
9 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) AngularJS

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (19.23%) Photoshop
3 4 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (11.54%) Fireworks
5 2 (7.69%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Google Analytics
1 5 (19.23%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (57.69%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
1 12 (46.15%) Web Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Graduate
2 7 (26.92%) Front-End Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Front-End Web Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Designer
3 5 (19.23%) Web Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Web Analytics Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Web Designer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Designer
5 3 (11.54%) UX Designer
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior UX Designer
6 2 (7.69%) UI Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) jQuery
2 17 (65.38%) HTML
2 17 (65.38%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
3 5 (19.23%) CSS3
4 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.69%) Sass
6 1 (3.85%) XML
6 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Digital Media
2 4 (15.38%) User Experience
3 3 (11.54%) Human Factors
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) SEO
2 5 (19.23%) Web Analytics
2 5 (19.23%) Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) Usability Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Web Design
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Customer Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) OOP
4 2 (7.69%) Product Management
4 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Online Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Google