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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 849 864 835
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -29
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 43 65 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.056% 0.041%
As % of the Applications category 0.27% 0.36% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 53 42
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- +32.07%

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
15833 17998 16412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.46% 15.38% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12786 14379 13546
Average salary £38,648 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 2015. 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 -2 43 £35,000 +20.68% 12
South East +6 15 £40,000 +37.93% 1
London +22 14 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Yorkshire -9 10 £33,000 -5.71% 3
East of England +9 7 £35,000 +84.21% 1
Berkshire - 6 £31,500 -
Leeds +12 5 £27,000 -9.24% 2
Middlesex +11 5 £40,000 +6.66%
West Yorkshire +6 5 £27,000 -9.24% 2
North West 0 5 £27,500 +52.77% 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire -5 4 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire -12 4 £37,500 +97.36%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £37,500 -
Hitchin - 4 £37,500 -
Bedford - 4 £37,500 -
Luton - 4 £37,500 -
Harrow - 4 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £37,500 -
City of London +24 3 £32,000 +13.27%
Manchester +7 2 £27,500 +52.77%
Cheshire - 2 - - 1
Peterborough - 2 - -
Warrington - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1
South Yorkshire -1 1 £23,000 +15.00%
Blackpool - 1 £20,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £23,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £20,500 -
Reading - 1 - -

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 82 (78.10%) Adobe
2 46 (43.81%) HTML
3 42 (40.00%) Photoshop
4 38 (36.19%) CSS
5 28 (26.67%) MS Office
6 27 (25.71%) MS Excel
6 27 (25.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 26 (24.76%) InDesign
8 22 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (20.95%) Windows
8 22 (20.95%) Degree
9 21 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 21 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 20 (19.05%) MS Visio
11 18 (17.14%) FrameMaker
12 16 (15.24%) User Experience
13 15 (14.29%) Marketing
13 15 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
14 14 (13.33%) XML
14 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
14 14 (13.33%) Document Management
14 14 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
15 13 (12.38%) jQuery
15 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (12.38%) Finance
16 11 (10.48%) Project Management
16 11 (10.48%) CSS3
17 10 (9.52%) HTML5
17 10 (9.52%) Adobe After Effects
17 10 (9.52%) Internet

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (6.67%) WordPress
2 4 (3.81%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.81%) Node.js
3 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.90%) CMS
4 2 (1.90%) IIS
4 2 (1.90%) Lync
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 42 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 28 (26.67%) MS Office
3 27 (25.71%) MS Excel
3 27 (25.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 26 (24.76%) InDesign
5 21 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 20 (19.05%) MS Visio
7 18 (17.14%) FrameMaker
8 14 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 10 (9.52%) Adobe After Effects
10 8 (7.62%) PaintShop Pro
11 7 (6.67%) RoboHelp
12 6 (5.71%) CINEMA 4D
13 4 (3.81%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (2.86%) Maya
15 2 (1.90%) MS Project
16 1 (0.95%) AutoCAD
16 1 (0.95%) QuarkXPress
16 1 (0.95%) 3ds Max
16 1 (0.95%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) Internet
2 7 (6.67%) LDAP
3 6 (5.71%) DNS
4 3 (2.86%) VPN
5 2 (1.90%) WebEx
5 2 (1.90%) Wireless
5 2 (1.90%) SSL
5 2 (1.90%) FTP
6 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.95%) Intranet
6 1 (0.95%) LAN
6 1 (0.95%) VoIP
6 1 (0.95%) WAN
6 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.95%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.86%) MySQL
2 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (3.81%) Subversion
2 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.81%) Grunt
General
1 15 (14.29%) Marketing
2 13 (12.38%) Finance
3 9 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.67%) Legal
5 5 (4.76%) Games
6 4 (3.81%) Law
6 4 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.86%) Electronics
7 3 (2.86%) Publishing
8 2 (1.90%) Advertising
8 2 (1.90%) Banking
8 2 (1.90%) Retail
8 2 (1.90%) Interactive Media
8 2 (1.90%) French Language
8 2 (1.90%) German Language
8 2 (1.90%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.90%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.95%) Billing
9 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (33.33%) Author
1 35 (33.33%) Technical Author
2 22 (20.95%) Designer
3 10 (9.52%) Technical Writer
4 9 (8.57%) Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Web Designer
7 5 (4.76%) IT Support
7 5 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Senior Designer
8 4 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.81%) Desktop Support
8 4 (3.81%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Graphic Designer
9 3 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (43.81%) HTML
2 38 (36.19%) CSS
3 14 (13.33%) XML
4 13 (12.38%) jQuery
5 11 (10.48%) CSS3
6 10 (9.52%) HTML5
7 6 (5.71%) Ajax
8 5 (4.76%) Flash
9 4 (3.81%) JSON
9 4 (3.81%) XSLT
9 4 (3.81%) .NET
9 4 (3.81%) Backbone.js
9 4 (3.81%) Ember.js
9 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.86%) XHTML
11 2 (1.90%) cXML
12 1 (0.95%) LESS
12 1 (0.95%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) User Experience
2 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.62%) Animation
4 7 (6.67%) Blackberry
5 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.76%) Photography
7 4 (3.81%) Social Media
7 4 (3.81%) Xbox
8 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.90%) iPad
9 2 (1.90%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (1.90%) iPhone
9 2 (1.90%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.90%) Copywriting
9 2 (1.90%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.90%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (1.90%) Statistics
10 1 (0.95%) PKI
10 1 (0.95%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.95%) Windows
2 9 (8.57%) Mac OS X
3 8 (7.62%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.81%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.86%) Linux
5 3 (2.86%) Android
5 3 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.95%) UNIX
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (13.33%) Document Management
3 11 (10.48%) Project Management
4 9 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (6.67%) Email Marketing
5 7 (6.67%) Web Design
6 6 (5.71%) Workflow
6 6 (5.71%) Time Management
6 6 (5.71%) Product Management
6 6 (5.71%) Analytics
7 5 (4.76%) Revenue Management
7 5 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (4.76%) Web Development
7 5 (4.76%) Content Management
7 5 (4.76%) ITSM
7 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.81%) Service Management
8 4 (3.81%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.86%) Coaching
9 3 (2.86%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.76%) C#
3 4 (3.81%) PHP
4 2 (1.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Degree
2 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.81%) MOS
4 2 (1.90%) MCITP
4 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.90%) MCSE
4 2 (1.90%) ECDL
5 1 (0.95%) MCSA
5 1 (0.95%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (0.95%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.95%) DameWare
2 1 (0.95%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 82 (78.10%) Adobe
2 21 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.71%) ServiceNow
4 5 (4.76%) Google
4 5 (4.76%) VMware
5 4 (3.81%) Interwoven
6 3 (2.86%) Omniture
7 2 (1.90%) Mitel
7 2 (1.90%) PayPal
7 2 (1.90%) Intel
7 2 (1.90%) Citrix
7 2 (1.90%) SmartStream
7 2 (1.90%) SAP
7 2 (1.90%) Ariba
8 1 (0.95%) Novell
8 1 (0.95%) Peregrine
8 1 (0.95%) Apple
8 1 (0.95%) Quark
8 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.95%) Remedy
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Talent Crew
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