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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 798 743 795
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +52
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 99 147 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.13% 0.078%
As % of the Applications category 0.56% 0.89% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80 112 75
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% -17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £55,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £33,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-19.40% -21.17%

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
17654 16608 16994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.76% 15.17% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14521 13457 14642
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Acrobat Salary Histogram in the UK

Acrobat
Top 30 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 19 December 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
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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 -46 98 £27,500 -17.91% 7
South East +11 25 £27,250 -22.14% 4
London -10 25 £40,000 +33.33% 1
East of England -40 17 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Bedford -4 14 £35,000 +22.80%
Bedfordshire -5 14 £35,000 +22.80%
North West +2 12 £23,500 -34.72% 1
Manchester -8 10 £19,999 -44.44%
Yorkshire -22 10 £35,000 -6.66%
West Sussex +4 8 £30,000 -17.80%
Kent - 8 £20,500 -
Somerset +6 6 £21,000 -
South West -4 6 £21,000 -16.00%
Clevedon - 6 £21,000 -
Maidenhead +8 5 - - 1
North Yorkshire +2 5 £35,000 -6.66%
Berkshire +2 5 - - 1
Harrogate +1 5 £35,000 -6.66%
Sheffield -12 5 £18,000 +5.88%
South Yorkshire -16 5 £18,000 +5.88%
Uxbridge - 5 £27,500 - 1
City of London +11 4 £60,000 +140.00%
Surrey -6 3 £25,000 -28.57% 3
East Midlands - 3 £27,000 -
Crawley +2 2 £27,500 -24.65%
Cambridge -12 2 £23,500 -47.77% 1
Cambridgeshire -18 2 £23,500 -47.77% 1
Cheshire - 2 £36,000 -
Woking - 1 £27,000 -
Chester - 1 £36,000 -

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 150 (87.21%) Adobe
2 72 (41.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 69 (40.12%) Photoshop
3 69 (40.12%) HTML
4 59 (34.30%) MS Excel
5 54 (31.40%) Microsoft
6 52 (30.23%) MS Office
7 48 (27.91%) Degree
8 47 (27.33%) Windows
9 46 (26.74%) CSS
10 43 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
11 36 (20.93%) Marketing
12 30 (17.44%) InDesign
12 30 (17.44%) RoboHelp
13 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
14 27 (15.70%) MS Visio
15 23 (13.37%) HTML5
16 22 (12.79%) MS PowerPoint
16 22 (12.79%) FrameMaker
16 22 (12.79%) PaintShop Pro
17 21 (12.21%) Adobe Captivate
18 20 (11.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 20 (11.63%) Flash
18 20 (11.63%) Graphic Design
18 20 (11.63%) User Experience
19 17 (9.88%) jQuery
20 15 (8.72%) Active Directory
20 15 (8.72%) Web Design
20 15 (8.72%) Intranet
21 14 (8.14%) Internet

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (8.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.98%) WordPress
3 7 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (3.49%) IIS
4 6 (3.49%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.74%) CMS
5 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.58%) Liferay
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.58%) Lync
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.58%) Apache
6 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.58%) Drupal
Applications
1 72 (41.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 69 (40.12%) Photoshop
3 59 (34.30%) MS Excel
4 52 (30.23%) MS Office
5 30 (17.44%) InDesign
5 30 (17.44%) RoboHelp
6 27 (15.70%) MS Visio
7 22 (12.79%) MS PowerPoint
7 22 (12.79%) FrameMaker
7 22 (12.79%) PaintShop Pro
8 21 (12.21%) Adobe Captivate
9 20 (11.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 9 (5.23%) MS Project
11 5 (2.91%) Adobe After Effects
11 5 (2.91%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (1.74%) CorelDRAW
12 3 (1.74%) Fireworks
13 2 (1.16%) AutoCAD
13 2 (1.16%) FreeHand
13 2 (1.16%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (3.49%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.16%) Magento
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.58%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.72%) Intranet
2 14 (8.14%) Internet
3 10 (5.81%) Firewall
4 5 (2.91%) Network Security
4 5 (2.91%) Broadband
5 4 (2.33%) VPN
6 3 (1.74%) LAN
6 3 (1.74%) VoIP
7 2 (1.16%) FTP
7 2 (1.16%) Wireless
8 1 (0.58%) IPsec
8 1 (0.58%) 3G
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.58%) NAS
8 1 (0.58%) PABX
8 1 (0.58%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.58%) DNS
8 1 (0.58%) DHCP
8 1 (0.58%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.49%) MySQL
3 3 (1.74%) MS Access
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 43 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.16%) Bugzilla
2 2 (1.16%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.16%) JIRA
3 1 (0.58%) Selenium
3 1 (0.58%) Aptana Studio
3 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.58%) Maven
3 1 (0.58%) Ant
General
1 36 (20.93%) Marketing
2 10 (5.81%) Multimedia
3 9 (5.23%) Finance
4 8 (4.65%) Automotive
5 7 (4.07%) Retail
5 7 (4.07%) Legal
5 7 (4.07%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.49%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.91%) Law
7 5 (2.91%) Advertising
7 5 (2.91%) Publishing
7 5 (2.91%) Games
7 5 (2.91%) Interactive Media
7 5 (2.91%) French Language
8 1 (0.58%) German Language
8 1 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 61 (35.47%) Author
1 61 (35.47%) Technical Author
2 58 (33.72%) Designer
3 24 (13.95%) Graphic Designer
4 14 (8.14%) Analyst
5 10 (5.81%) Technical Support
5 10 (5.81%) Creative Designer
5 10 (5.81%) UX Designer
6 9 (5.23%) Senior Designer
6 9 (5.23%) Web Designer
7 8 (4.65%) Senior UX Designer
8 7 (4.07%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (4.07%) Service Analyst
8 7 (4.07%) Coordinator
9 6 (3.49%) Developer
9 6 (3.49%) Consultant
9 6 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (3.49%) Support Consultant
9 6 (3.49%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (3.49%) Senior Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (40.12%) HTML
2 46 (26.74%) CSS
3 23 (13.37%) HTML5
4 20 (11.63%) Flash
5 17 (9.88%) jQuery
6 9 (5.23%) CSS3
7 6 (3.49%) XHTML
7 6 (3.49%) JSP
8 5 (2.91%) XML
8 5 (2.91%) ATL
9 2 (1.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (0.58%) V-Ray
10 1 (0.58%) Sencha Touch
10 1 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.58%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (0.58%) cXML
10 1 (0.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.63%) Graphic Design
1 20 (11.63%) User Experience
2 11 (6.40%) 3D Graphics
3 10 (5.81%) Blackberry
4 9 (5.23%) Social Media
5 7 (4.07%) iPad
5 7 (4.07%) Animation
6 6 (3.49%) E-Learning
6 6 (3.49%) PDA
6 6 (3.49%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.91%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.74%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.74%) Photography
10 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.16%) CCTV
10 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.16%) iPhone
10 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.33%) Windows
2 13 (7.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (6.98%) Windows 7
4 9 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.65%) Windows 2000
5 8 (4.65%) Windows XP
6 7 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.49%) Linux
8 5 (2.91%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.91%) Windows Vista
8 5 (2.91%) UNIX
8 5 (2.91%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.16%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (8.72%) Web Design
2 14 (8.14%) Project Management
3 13 (7.56%) Content Management
4 12 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (6.40%) Email Marketing
6 8 (4.65%) CRM
7 7 (4.07%) ITSM
7 7 (4.07%) Time Management
8 6 (3.49%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (3.49%) Analytics
8 6 (3.49%) 3D Animation
9 5 (2.91%) Online Marketing
9 5 (2.91%) Information Architecture
9 5 (2.91%) Security Management
10 4 (2.33%) Problem Management
10 4 (2.33%) Mentoring
11 3 (1.74%) Scrum
11 3 (1.74%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (1.16%) Image Processing
12 2 (1.16%) Brand Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (2.91%) SQL
3 4 (2.33%) Python
3 4 (2.33%) C++
4 3 (1.74%) PHP
5 2 (1.16%) ActionScript
5 2 (1.16%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (1.16%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (1.16%) C
6 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.58%) Java
Qualifications
1 48 (27.91%) Degree
2 8 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.49%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.49%) HNC
5 2 (1.16%) EnCE
6 1 (0.58%) HND
6 1 (0.58%) MCSE
6 1 (0.58%) MCSA
6 1 (0.58%) CCNA
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) QA
2 6 (3.49%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (8.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.49%) Novell eDirectory
4 1 (0.58%) XenApp
4 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (1.16%) SCCM
3 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.58%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.58%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.58%) DameWare
3 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 150 (87.21%) Adobe
2 54 (31.40%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.81%) Oracle
4 9 (5.23%) Apple
5 8 (4.65%) Quark
5 8 (4.65%) HP
6 7 (4.07%) Remedy
6 7 (4.07%) VMware
6 7 (4.07%) Google
7 6 (3.49%) Novell
7 6 (3.49%) Peregrine
7 6 (3.49%) Lotus
8 5 (2.91%) Citrix
8 5 (2.91%) Omniture
9 4 (2.33%) Cisco
10 2 (1.16%) Macromedia
10 2 (1.16%) Symantec
11 1 (0.58%) Sencha
11 1 (0.58%) Dell
11 1 (0.58%) Intel
Reigate, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £26,000 - £32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Salfords, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £26,000 - £32,000
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amsys
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago