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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank - 222 210
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.15% 0.039%
As % of the Applications category - 0.98% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Average salary - £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +48.93%
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
737 916 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.20% 14.91% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 619 760 700
Average salary £32,750 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Quark
1 1 (100.00%) QuarkXPress
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) QuarkXPress
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) InDesign
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Quark