The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 160 150 153
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 65 70 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.12% 1.30% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 2.91% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 50 59 60
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2432 2409 2552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.92% 44.77% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2072 2074 2219
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Adobe
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +14 29 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Bristol -13 16 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Gloucestershire +10 7 £32,500 +47.72%
Devon -9 7 £26,000 -11.11% 2
Somerset -6 4 £27,250 +29.76% 1
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 87 (65.41%) HTML
2 84 (63.16%) CSS
3 79 (59.40%) JavaScript
4 72 (54.14%) Photoshop
5 48 (36.09%) jQuery
6 45 (33.83%) Flash
7 40 (30.08%) Marketing
7 40 (30.08%) PHP
8 39 (29.32%) MySQL
9 38 (28.57%) WordPress
10 37 (27.82%) CMS
11 32 (24.06%) Adobe Illustrator
11 32 (24.06%) HTML5
12 29 (21.80%) CSS3
12 29 (21.80%) .NET
13 28 (21.05%) Web Design
14 27 (20.30%) Web Development
15 25 (18.80%) ActionScript
16 24 (18.05%) Dreamweaver
16 24 (18.05%) Digital Marketing
16 24 (18.05%) Magento
17 23 (17.29%) Facebook
18 22 (16.54%) Open Source
18 22 (16.54%) E-Commerce
19 21 (15.79%) Fireworks
19 21 (15.79%) Ajax
19 21 (15.79%) Axure RP
20 17 (12.78%) Drupal
21 16 (12.03%) SQL
22 15 (11.28%) C#

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (28.57%) WordPress
2 37 (27.82%) CMS
3 17 (12.78%) Drupal
4 8 (6.02%) Apache
5 5 (3.76%) Joomla!
6 4 (3.01%) ColdFusion
6 4 (3.01%) IIS
6 4 (3.01%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (2.26%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.50%) Moodle
9 1 (0.75%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.75%) Node.js
9 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.75%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 72 (54.14%) Photoshop
2 32 (24.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (15.79%) Fireworks
4 12 (9.02%) MS Visio
4 12 (9.02%) InDesign
5 11 (8.27%) MS Excel
6 10 (7.52%) MS Office
7 8 (6.02%) Adobe Captivate
8 7 (5.26%) Acrobat
9 5 (3.76%) QuarkXPress
10 2 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.75%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.75%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 24 (18.05%) Magento
2 5 (3.76%) WebTrends
3 3 (2.26%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.75%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.75%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.02%) Internet
2 7 (5.26%) Intranet
3 3 (2.26%) FTP
3 3 (2.26%) SSH
4 1 (0.75%) LAN
4 1 (0.75%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (29.32%) MySQL
2 11 (8.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.50%) FileMaker
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (18.05%) Dreamweaver
2 21 (15.79%) Axure RP
3 4 (3.01%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.50%) Subversion
5 2 (1.50%) Aptana Studio
6 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.75%) Xcode
General
1 40 (30.08%) Marketing
2 10 (7.52%) Automotive
3 9 (6.77%) Advertising
4 5 (3.76%) Finance
4 5 (3.76%) Retail
5 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.50%) Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.75%) Military
6 1 (0.75%) Games
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (54.89%) Developer
2 44 (33.08%) Designer
3 33 (24.81%) Web Developer
4 20 (15.04%) Web Designer
5 13 (9.77%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (6.77%) Architect
7 8 (6.02%) User Experience Architect
7 8 (6.02%) Website Developer
8 7 (5.26%) Applications Developer
8 7 (5.26%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.51%) Web Applications Developer
9 6 (4.51%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Senior Designer
10 5 (3.76%) Analyst
11 4 (3.01%) Graphic Designer
11 4 (3.01%) Instructional Designer
11 4 (3.01%) UI Designer
11 4 (3.01%) User Experience Designer
12 3 (2.26%) Front-End Web Developer
12 3 (2.26%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (65.41%) HTML
2 84 (63.16%) CSS
3 48 (36.09%) jQuery
4 45 (33.83%) Flash
5 32 (24.06%) HTML5
6 29 (21.80%) CSS3
6 29 (21.80%) .NET
7 21 (15.79%) Ajax
8 10 (7.52%) Web Services
8 10 (7.52%) XHTML
9 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET
10 8 (6.02%) XML
11 7 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (3.01%) LAMP
12 4 (3.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (2.26%) Symfony
13 3 (2.26%) Laravel
13 3 (2.26%) XSLT
14 2 (1.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 2 (1.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.54%) Open Source
2 14 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.77%) E-Learning
4 8 (6.02%) W3C
5 5 (3.76%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.01%) PMI
6 4 (3.01%) Semantic Web
7 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.26%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.26%) Animation
7 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.50%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.50%) NHS
8 2 (1.50%) Photography
8 2 (1.50%) IPTV
8 2 (1.50%) Blog
8 2 (1.50%) iPhone
8 2 (1.50%) FMCG
8 2 (1.50%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.75%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.02%) Mac OS X
2 5 (3.76%) Android
2 5 (3.76%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.76%) Windows
3 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) UNIX
5 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.05%) Web Design
2 27 (20.30%) Web Development
3 24 (18.05%) Digital Marketing
4 22 (16.54%) E-Commerce
5 15 (11.28%) SEO
6 13 (9.77%) Time Management
7 10 (7.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (6.77%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.02%) OOP
9 8 (6.02%) Analytics
9 8 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (4.51%) MVC
10 6 (4.51%) OO
10 6 (4.51%) Web Usability
11 5 (3.76%) Web Analytics
12 4 (3.01%) Content Management
12 4 (3.01%) Scrum
12 4 (3.01%) iOS Development
12 4 (3.01%) User Experience Design
13 3 (2.26%) Creative Marketing
Programming Languages
1 79 (59.40%) JavaScript
2 40 (30.08%) PHP
3 25 (18.80%) ActionScript
4 16 (12.03%) SQL
5 15 (11.28%) C#
6 8 (6.02%) ActionScript 3.0
7 5 (3.76%) C
8 4 (3.01%) Java
9 2 (1.50%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.75%) C++
10 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 4 (3.01%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) WCAG
2 3 (2.26%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) WAI
4 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (17.29%) Facebook
2 14 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.77%) Apple
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle
5 5 (3.76%) Quark
6 4 (3.01%) Omniture
6 4 (3.01%) Google
7 3 (2.26%) Coremetrics
7 3 (2.26%) IBM
8 2 (1.50%) Symantec
8 2 (1.50%) Twitter
9 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.75%) hybris
9 1 (0.75%) Ektron
9 1 (0.75%) Lotus
9 1 (0.75%) CODA
9 1 (0.75%) VMware
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