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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 234 230 228
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.095% 0.10% 0.035%
As % of the Applications category 0.60% 0.58% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -8.25%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £33,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-19.40% -21.17%
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
1008 1038 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.93% 17.52% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 870 862 790
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,950 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 19 December 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
Somerset +6 6 £21,000 -
Acrobat
England

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Adobe
2 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) FrameMaker
5 6 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (42.86%) InDesign
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) CRM
5 6 (42.86%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) Email Marketing
5 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
5 6 (42.86%) Automotive
5 6 (42.86%) Marketing
5 6 (42.86%) Intranet
5 6 (42.86%) HNC
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) JSP
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) IIS
5 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 6 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (42.86%) Graphic Design

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) IIS
1 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 6 (42.86%) FrameMaker
3 6 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (42.86%) InDesign
3 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
4 1 (7.14%) MS Project
4 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (42.86%) Automotive
1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Author
1 7 (50.00%) Technical Author
2 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Technical Support
2 6 (42.86%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Technical Support Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Technical Author
2 6 (42.86%) Trainee
2 6 (42.86%) Trainee Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Support Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) JSP
1 6 (42.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) CRM
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
1 6 (42.86%) Email Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) HNC
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Adobe
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle