The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 70 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 9 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.26% 1.34% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 3.44% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 1
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,137 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.18% -7.27%
Adobe
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
327 262 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.61% 38.99% 43.31%
Number of salaries quoted 259 219 198
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Adobe
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Adobe Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Adobe
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Adobe Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Adobe
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Stafford - 8 £30,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +2 1 £18,500 -45.58%
Adobe
West Midlands

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 19 (86.36%) Photoshop
1 19 (86.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 18 (81.82%) CSS
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 13 (59.09%) PHP
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (59.09%) Subversion
4 13 (59.09%) Sass
4 13 (59.09%) LESS
5 12 (54.55%) Phing
5 12 (54.55%) Backbone.js
5 12 (54.55%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) TDD
5 12 (54.55%) Ant
5 12 (54.55%) OO
6 11 (50.00%) SOA
6 11 (50.00%) DOM
6 11 (50.00%) REST
7 4 (18.18%) Retail
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (13.64%) CSS3
8 3 (13.64%) HTML5
8 3 (13.64%) Marketing
8 3 (13.64%) InDesign
8 3 (13.64%) Java
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 2 (9.09%) Windows
9 2 (9.09%) SQL

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (4.55%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Photoshop
1 19 (86.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (13.64%) InDesign
3 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Subversion
2 12 (54.55%) Phing
2 12 (54.55%) Ant
3 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Designer
4 6 (27.27%) Programmer
4 6 (27.27%) Web Designer
4 6 (27.27%) Web Programmer
5 5 (22.73%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (22.73%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Creative Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Photoshop Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) CSS
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) Sass
2 13 (59.09%) LESS
3 12 (54.55%) Backbone.js
3 12 (54.55%) jQuery
4 11 (50.00%) DOM
4 11 (50.00%) REST
5 3 (13.64%) CSS3
5 3 (13.64%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) Dojo
7 1 (4.55%) MXML
7 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
1 2 (9.09%) Social Media
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) iPhone
2 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 12 (54.55%) OO
3 11 (50.00%) SOA
4 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 13 (59.09%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Apple
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle