The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 901 923 861
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -62
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 47 62 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.055% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 0.33% 0.37% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 98
Average salary £29,313 £33,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.14% +16.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £40,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-29.28% +27.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14314 16581 17888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.86% 14.78% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11852 13289 14477
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Acrobat within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Acrobat
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Acrobat within the UK.

Acrobat Salary Trend in the UK

Acrobat
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Acrobat over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Acrobat Salary Histogram in the UK

Acrobat
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
England +22 47 £29,313 -16.25% 9
London +18 26 £31,063 +3.54% 2
City of London +71 10 £28,500 -24.00%
Yorkshire +8 8 £19,000 -45.71% 2
South East +6 8 £33,125 -5.35% 3
Surrey +1 7 £35,000 +40.00% 1
South Yorkshire +20 4 £19,000 -9.52%
Sheffield +18 4 £18,750 -10.71%
Leeds - 4 £36,250 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £36,250 - 2
South West -9 3 £22,250 +39.06%
Barnsley - 2 £19,000 -
Doncaster - 2 £19,000 -
Rotherham - 2 £19,000 -
North West +19 1 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Hampshire +10 1 £31,250 +11.60% 2
Manchester +7 1 £42,500 +36.00% 1
Southampton 0 1 £31,250 +11.60%
Yeovil - 1 £20,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £40,000 -
Bristol - 1 £24,500 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £20,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £25,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £25,000 -

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 63 (61.17%) Adobe
2 56 (54.37%) Photoshop
3 49 (47.57%) Microsoft
4 45 (43.69%) MS Office
5 40 (38.83%) Adobe Illustrator
6 39 (37.86%) HTML
7 38 (36.89%) Marketing
8 28 (27.18%) CMS
9 25 (24.27%) Dreamweaver
10 24 (23.30%) CSS
11 23 (22.33%) Content Management
12 21 (20.39%) Computer Science
13 20 (19.42%) XMetaL
13 20 (19.42%) Project Management
13 20 (19.42%) MS Excel
14 19 (18.45%) XML
14 19 (18.45%) Publishing
15 18 (17.48%) Retail
15 18 (17.48%) Windows
15 18 (17.48%) Fireworks
16 17 (16.50%) SEO
16 17 (16.50%) User Experience
17 16 (15.53%) Graphic Design
17 16 (15.53%) SharePoint
18 15 (14.56%) E-Commerce
18 15 (14.56%) InDesign
18 15 (14.56%) Animation
19 14 (13.59%) Degree
19 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
20 13 (12.62%) ImageReady

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 28 (27.18%) CMS
2 16 (15.53%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.85%) Joomla!
4 4 (3.88%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.91%) Perch
5 3 (2.91%) WordPress
6 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.97%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (54.37%) Photoshop
2 45 (43.69%) MS Office
3 40 (38.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 20 (19.42%) MS Excel
4 20 (19.42%) XMetaL
5 18 (17.48%) Fireworks
6 15 (14.56%) InDesign
7 13 (12.62%) ImageReady
8 11 (10.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 10 (9.71%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (8.74%) FrameMaker
11 8 (7.77%) Adobe Captivate
11 8 (7.77%) RoboHelp
12 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
13 1 (0.97%) CorelDRAW
13 1 (0.97%) MS Project
13 1 (0.97%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.91%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (2.91%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Intranet
2 2 (1.94%) DHCP
2 2 (1.94%) DNS
2 2 (1.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.94%) LAN
2 2 (1.94%) WAN
3 1 (0.97%) DAB
3 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.97%) Extranet
3 1 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.97%) DB2
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (0.97%) OLAP
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (24.27%) Dreamweaver
2 11 (10.68%) Subversion
General
1 38 (36.89%) Marketing
2 19 (18.45%) Publishing
3 18 (17.48%) Retail
4 12 (11.65%) Finance
4 12 (11.65%) Legal
5 11 (10.68%) Banking
5 11 (10.68%) Law
6 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
7 5 (4.85%) Billing
8 4 (3.88%) Advertising
8 4 (3.88%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.94%) German Language
10 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (32.04%) Designer
2 23 (22.33%) Author
2 23 (22.33%) Technical Author
3 17 (16.50%) Analyst
4 16 (15.53%) Technical Writer
4 16 (15.53%) Web Designer
5 14 (13.59%) Support Analyst
6 12 (11.65%) Applications Support
6 12 (11.65%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (10.68%) E-Commerce Designer
7 11 (10.68%) E-Commerce Web Designer
7 11 (10.68%) Graphic Designer
8 6 (5.83%) Active Directory Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Exchange Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Artworker
9 5 (4.85%) IT Support
9 5 (4.85%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.86%) HTML
2 24 (23.30%) CSS
3 19 (18.45%) XML
4 9 (8.74%) Flash
5 4 (3.88%) Apache Flex
5 4 (3.88%) HTML5
6 3 (2.91%) CSS3
6 3 (2.91%) jQuery
6 3 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.94%) .NET
8 1 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.97%) XHTML
8 1 (0.97%) XSL
8 1 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Computer Science
2 17 (16.50%) User Experience
3 16 (15.53%) Graphic Design
4 15 (14.56%) Animation
5 12 (11.65%) Management Information System
6 7 (6.80%) Photography
7 6 (5.83%) Digital Media
8 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (4.85%) Social Media
9 4 (3.88%) Hedge funds
10 3 (2.91%) Blackberry
10 3 (2.91%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.94%) iPhone
11 2 (1.94%) PMI
12 1 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.97%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.97%) iPad
12 1 (0.97%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.48%) Windows
2 11 (10.68%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.83%) Android
3 6 (5.83%) Mac OS
3 6 (5.83%) Windows Mobile
3 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.33%) Content Management
2 20 (19.42%) Project Management
3 17 (16.50%) SEO
4 15 (14.56%) E-Commerce
5 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (12.62%) Information Architecture
7 11 (10.68%) CRM
8 10 (9.71%) ITIL
9 8 (7.77%) Analytics
9 8 (7.77%) Time Management
10 7 (6.80%) Web Design
10 7 (6.80%) Workflow
11 6 (5.83%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (5.83%) Web Accessibility
12 5 (4.85%) Case Management
13 4 (3.88%) Coaching
13 4 (3.88%) Email Marketing
13 4 (3.88%) ITIL V3
13 4 (3.88%) Online Marketing
13 4 (3.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.97%) C#
2 1 (0.97%) C++
2 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (13.59%) Degree
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.83%) MCITP
3 6 (5.83%) MCSE
4 2 (1.94%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.97%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.97%) HND
5 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.97%) MCSA
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) QA
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 63 (61.17%) Adobe
2 49 (47.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.68%) Perforce
4 9 (8.74%) Apple
5 8 (7.77%) Google
6 7 (6.80%) iManage
6 7 (6.80%) VMware
7 4 (3.88%) Citrix
7 4 (3.88%) Ektron
8 3 (2.91%) Twitter
9 2 (1.94%) HP
9 2 (1.94%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle
10 1 (0.97%) Sybase
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Keighley
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15600 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago