The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 139 147 184
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +37
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 101 68 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.64% 1.35% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 3.80% 3.07% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 77 50 31
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -6.15%
Adobe
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2657 2212 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.12% 43.80% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2157 1834 2203
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Adobe
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Adobe Salary Trend in the South West

Adobe
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Adobe Salary Histogram in the South West

Adobe
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 Adobe within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Wiltshire -4 35 £37,500 +31.57% 5
Bristol +3 24 £40,000 +33.33% 8
Gloucestershire +12 17 £35,000 +21.73% 4
Devon -13 11 £25,000 -8.25% 2
Dorset -6 4 £24,500 -30.00%
Somerset -22 3 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Cornwall -3 1 £28,500 -5.00%
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 112 (67.07%) HTML
2 100 (59.88%) CSS
3 95 (56.89%) JavaScript
4 59 (35.33%) Photoshop
5 57 (34.13%) HTML5
6 46 (27.54%) jQuery
7 45 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (24.55%) XHTML
8 41 (24.55%) Marketing
9 40 (23.95%) Internet
10 36 (21.56%) Adobe Illustrator
11 32 (19.16%) Java
11 32 (19.16%) Security Cleared
11 32 (19.16%) User Experience
12 30 (17.96%) PHP
13 29 (17.37%) Web Services
13 29 (17.37%) XML
13 29 (17.37%) SC Cleared
14 28 (16.77%) Analytics
15 27 (16.17%) CSS3
15 27 (16.17%) Open Source
15 27 (16.17%) JPA
15 27 (16.17%) Spring MVC
15 27 (16.17%) Apache Flex
15 27 (16.17%) RIA
15 27 (16.17%) Degree
15 27 (16.17%) Spring
15 27 (16.17%) Hibernate
15 27 (16.17%) TDD
15 27 (16.17%) MVC

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 25 (14.97%) CMS
2 18 (10.78%) Joomla!
3 14 (8.38%) Alfresco
4 9 (5.39%) WordPress
5 5 (2.99%) Apache
5 5 (2.99%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.80%) Drupal
7 1 (0.60%) IIS
7 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 59 (35.33%) Photoshop
2 36 (21.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (13.17%) MS Visio
4 17 (10.18%) MS Excel
4 17 (10.18%) InDesign
5 12 (7.19%) Fireworks
6 10 (5.99%) Acrobat
7 8 (4.79%) MS Office
8 7 (4.19%) FrameMaker
8 7 (4.19%) Adobe Captivate
9 6 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (3.59%) Adobe Premiere
10 4 (2.40%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.60%) Maya
11 1 (0.60%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.60%) MS Project
11 1 (0.60%) Swift 3D
11 1 (0.60%) FastStats
11 1 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (12.57%) Google Analytics
2 8 (4.79%) Magento
3 2 (1.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.59%) Force.com
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (23.95%) Internet
2 9 (5.39%) LAN
3 5 (2.99%) ADSL
3 5 (2.99%) GPRS
3 5 (2.99%) SMS
3 5 (2.99%) PPP
3 5 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.40%) Intranet
5 2 (1.20%) Extranet
6 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.17%) MySQL
2 15 (8.98%) MongoDB
3 8 (4.79%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.60%) DataStage
5 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.60%) HBase
5 1 (0.60%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (13.77%) Axure RP
2 18 (10.78%) Dreamweaver
3 14 (8.38%) Apache Ivy
3 14 (8.38%) Maven
3 14 (8.38%) Subversion
3 14 (8.38%) Ant
4 6 (3.59%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.99%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 41 (24.55%) Marketing
2 16 (9.58%) Advertising
3 10 (5.99%) Automotive
4 9 (5.39%) Games
5 8 (4.79%) Finance
6 7 (4.19%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.19%) Retail
7 6 (3.59%) Banking
8 3 (1.80%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 97 (58.08%) Developer
2 47 (28.14%) Designer
3 22 (13.17%) Front-End Developer
3 22 (13.17%) Java Developer
4 15 (8.98%) Web Developer
5 13 (7.78%) User Experience Designer
6 11 (6.59%) UI Programmer
6 11 (6.59%) UI Developer
7 9 (5.39%) Web Designer
8 8 (4.79%) Website Developer
8 8 (4.79%) Graphic Designer
8 8 (4.79%) Author
8 8 (4.79%) Technical Author
9 7 (4.19%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.19%) Senior Technical Author
10 6 (3.59%) Front-End Web Developer
10 6 (3.59%) HTML Developer
11 5 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (2.99%) Software Engineer
11 5 (2.99%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (67.07%) HTML
2 100 (59.88%) CSS
3 57 (34.13%) HTML5
4 46 (27.54%) jQuery
5 41 (24.55%) XHTML
6 29 (17.37%) Web Services
6 29 (17.37%) XML
7 27 (16.17%) CSS3
7 27 (16.17%) JPA
7 27 (16.17%) Spring MVC
7 27 (16.17%) Apache Flex
7 27 (16.17%) Spring
7 27 (16.17%) Hibernate
8 23 (13.77%) .NET
9 19 (11.38%) Spring Web Flow
9 19 (11.38%) SOAP
9 19 (11.38%) WSDL
10 18 (10.78%) Flash
10 18 (10.78%) Ajax
11 14 (8.38%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.16%) User Experience
2 27 (16.17%) Open Source
2 27 (16.17%) RIA
3 14 (8.38%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.59%) Social Media
5 10 (5.99%) E-Learning
6 8 (4.79%) Graphic Design
7 7 (4.19%) Blog
8 6 (3.59%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.40%) Video Editing
10 4 (2.40%) Animation
10 4 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (1.20%) Photography
12 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
12 2 (1.20%) W3C
13 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.60%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.77%) Apple iOS
2 14 (8.38%) Android
3 12 (7.19%) Windows
4 6 (3.59%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.59%) Mac OS X
5 5 (2.99%) SUSE
5 5 (2.99%) Debian
5 5 (2.99%) Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.77%) Analytics
3 27 (16.17%) TDD
3 27 (16.17%) MVC
4 26 (15.57%) Web Development
5 19 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (11.38%) SEO
5 19 (11.38%) E-Commerce
6 15 (8.98%) iOS Development
7 14 (8.38%) Android Development
7 14 (8.38%) UML
8 13 (7.78%) Content Management
8 13 (7.78%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (6.59%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (6.59%) Software Engineering
10 10 (5.99%) Web Design
11 8 (4.79%) Online Marketing
11 8 (4.79%) Progressive Enhancement
11 8 (4.79%) Scrum
11 8 (4.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (56.89%) JavaScript
2 32 (19.16%) Java
3 30 (17.96%) PHP
4 16 (9.58%) C#
5 15 (8.98%) SQL
6 11 (6.59%) ActionScript
7 10 (5.99%) C
8 5 (2.99%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.99%) Python
8 5 (2.99%) Perl
8 5 (2.99%) C++
8 5 (2.99%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (2.40%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (2.40%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.60%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 32 (19.16%) Security Cleared
2 29 (17.37%) SC Cleared
3 27 (16.17%) Degree
4 7 (4.19%) HNC
4 7 (4.19%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.39%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (2.99%) Samba
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (13.17%) Google
2 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.59%) Oracle
3 11 (6.59%) Facebook
4 10 (5.99%) Apple
5 6 (3.59%) Twitter
6 5 (2.99%) VMware
7 2 (1.20%) Unica
7 2 (1.20%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.20%) Sage
8 1 (0.60%) Teradata
8 1 (0.60%) Alterian
8 1 (0.60%) Informatica
8 1 (0.60%) Tableau
8 1 (0.60%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.60%) Talend
8 1 (0.60%) Neolane
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