The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 246 235 221
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Applications category 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £16,000 £25,934 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.30% -20.20%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
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 West region.

Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
825 911 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.39% 15.73% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 695 760 701
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Acrobat
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Acrobat Salary Trend in the South West

Acrobat
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 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
Devon - 1 £16,000 -
Acrobat
England

Acrobat
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (100.00%) InDesign
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Graphic Design
2 4 (80.00%) Email Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Quark
3 1 (20.00%) QuarkXPress
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (100.00%) InDesign
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) QuarkXPress
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Support Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Trainee
1 4 (80.00%) Trainee Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Email Marketing
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Quark