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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 778 721 804
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +83
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 88 154 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.15% 0.074%
As % of the Applications category 0.53% 0.99% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 73 113 69
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,999 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -23.52%

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
16502 15609 16186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.85% 14.97% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13590 12628 13874
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -53 78 £27,500 -15.38% 3
London -38 24 £27,500 -14.72% 1
South East -34 22 £20,500 -39.70%
East of England -19 12 £35,000 +10.23%
Berkshire -2 10 £35,000 -
Uxbridge - 10 £27,500 - 1
Maidenhead - 9 - -
Bedford +14 8 £37,500 +22.95%
Bedfordshire +8 8 £37,500 +20.96%
North West 0 8 £19,999 -44.44%
Kent - 8 £20,500 -
Manchester -3 7 £19,999 -44.44%
Yorkshire -13 6 £18,000 -50.34%
South Yorkshire +3 5 £18,000 +5.88%
Sheffield -2 5 £18,000 +5.88%
City of London -5 5 £26,500 +6.00%
East Midlands +13 2 £27,000 -16.92%
Somerset +8 2 £21,000 -
West Sussex 0 2 £30,000 -
Cambridge -4 2 £23,500 -47.77%
Cambridgeshire -7 2 £23,500 -47.77%
West Midlands -11 2 £32,500 +71.05% 2
South West -21 2 £21,000 -16.00%
Worcestershire - 2 £32,500 -
Worcester - 2 £32,500 -
Clevedon - 2 £21,000 -
Leicester +29 1 £24,000 -26.15%
Leicestershire +27 1 £24,000 -26.15%
North Yorkshire +10 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Suffolk -4 1 £24,000 -4.00%

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 151 (87.28%) Adobe
2 84 (48.55%) Photoshop
3 80 (46.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 78 (45.09%) HTML
5 59 (34.10%) MS Office
6 56 (32.37%) MS Excel
7 55 (31.79%) Windows
8 54 (31.21%) Microsoft
9 53 (30.64%) Dreamweaver
10 50 (28.90%) CSS
11 49 (28.32%) Degree
12 45 (26.01%) Marketing
13 35 (20.23%) JavaScript
14 34 (19.65%) Flash
14 34 (19.65%) HTML5
15 33 (19.08%) RoboHelp
15 33 (19.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 28 (16.18%) InDesign
17 26 (15.03%) Project Management
17 26 (15.03%) Analytics
18 24 (13.87%) User Experience
18 24 (13.87%) jQuery
19 22 (12.72%) Google
19 22 (12.72%) Social Media
19 22 (12.72%) PaintShop Pro
20 21 (12.14%) Google Analytics
20 21 (12.14%) Content Management
21 20 (11.56%) MS PowerPoint
21 20 (11.56%) Graphic Design
21 20 (11.56%) Adobe Captivate

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 14 (8.09%) WordPress
2 12 (6.94%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.47%) IIS
4 5 (2.89%) IBM Notes
4 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (2.89%) CMS
4 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.31%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.58%) Liferay
6 1 (0.58%) Lync
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.58%) Drupal
6 1 (0.58%) Apache
Applications
1 84 (48.55%) Photoshop
2 80 (46.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 59 (34.10%) MS Office
4 56 (32.37%) MS Excel
5 33 (19.08%) RoboHelp
5 33 (19.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 28 (16.18%) InDesign
7 22 (12.72%) PaintShop Pro
8 20 (11.56%) MS Visio
8 20 (11.56%) MS PowerPoint
8 20 (11.56%) Adobe Captivate
9 16 (9.25%) FrameMaker
10 8 (4.62%) Adobe After Effects
11 7 (4.05%) MS Project
12 6 (3.47%) Fireworks
13 4 (2.31%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (2.31%) Final Cut Pro
14 3 (1.73%) CorelDRAW
15 2 (1.16%) AutoCAD
15 2 (1.16%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 21 (12.14%) Google Analytics
2 6 (3.47%) Remedy ITSM
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%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.58%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.98%) Internet
2 10 (5.78%) Intranet
3 9 (5.20%) Broadband
4 4 (2.31%) VPN
4 4 (2.31%) Firewall
5 3 (1.73%) VoIP
6 2 (1.16%) LAN
6 2 (1.16%) FTP
6 2 (1.16%) Wireless
7 1 (0.58%) IPsec
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.58%) NAS
7 1 (0.58%) PABX
7 1 (0.58%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.58%) 3G
7 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.58%) DNS
7 1 (0.58%) PBX
7 1 (0.58%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.62%) MySQL
3 2 (1.16%) MS Access
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.58%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 53 (30.64%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.58%) Maven
2 1 (0.58%) JIRA
2 1 (0.58%) Selenium
2 1 (0.58%) Aptana Studio
2 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.58%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.58%) Ant
General
1 45 (26.01%) Marketing
2 11 (6.36%) Retail
2 11 (6.36%) Legal
3 10 (5.78%) Games
3 10 (5.78%) Multimedia
4 9 (5.20%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.20%) Law
5 8 (4.62%) Automotive
5 8 (4.62%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.05%) Publishing
7 5 (2.89%) Finance
8 4 (2.31%) French Language
9 1 (0.58%) Billing
9 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (32.95%) Designer
2 55 (31.79%) Author
2 55 (31.79%) Technical Author
3 23 (13.29%) Graphic Designer
4 14 (8.09%) Creative Designer
4 14 (8.09%) Analyst
5 10 (5.78%) Coordinator
5 10 (5.78%) Technical Support
5 10 (5.78%) UX Designer
6 9 (5.20%) Senior Designer
7 8 (4.62%) Senior UX Designer
8 6 (3.47%) Trainee
8 6 (3.47%) Trainee Consultant
8 6 (3.47%) Support Analyst
8 6 (3.47%) Consultant
8 6 (3.47%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (3.47%) Service Analyst
8 6 (3.47%) Support Consultant
8 6 (3.47%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (3.47%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (45.09%) HTML
2 50 (28.90%) CSS
3 34 (19.65%) Flash
3 34 (19.65%) HTML5
4 24 (13.87%) jQuery
5 16 (9.25%) CSS3
6 11 (6.36%) XHTML
7 10 (5.78%) cXML
8 9 (5.20%) ATL
9 4 (2.31%) JSP
9 4 (2.31%) XML
10 2 (1.16%) LESS
11 1 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (0.58%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (0.58%) Sencha Touch
11 1 (0.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (0.58%) V-Ray
11 1 (0.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.87%) User Experience
2 22 (12.72%) Social Media
3 20 (11.56%) Graphic Design
4 9 (5.20%) Blackberry
4 9 (5.20%) Smartphone
5 8 (4.62%) 3D Graphics
6 7 (4.05%) Animation
7 6 (3.47%) E-Learning
7 6 (3.47%) iPad
7 6 (3.47%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.89%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.89%) PDA
9 4 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.73%) Photography
11 2 (1.16%) CCTV
11 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.16%) iPhone
11 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 55 (31.79%) Windows
2 16 (9.25%) Windows XP
3 13 (7.51%) Windows 7
4 11 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.47%) Windows 2000
6 6 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.89%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.89%) UNIX
7 5 (2.89%) Linux
8 4 (2.31%) Windows Vista
8 4 (2.31%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.16%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.03%) Project Management
1 26 (15.03%) Analytics
2 21 (12.14%) Content Management
3 16 (9.25%) Email Marketing
4 11 (6.36%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (5.78%) Online Marketing
6 9 (5.20%) Web Design
6 9 (5.20%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (4.05%) CRM
7 7 (4.05%) Time Management
8 6 (3.47%) ITSM
8 6 (3.47%) SEO
8 6 (3.47%) 3D Animation
9 5 (2.89%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (2.31%) Information Architecture
10 4 (2.31%) Web Accessibility
10 4 (2.31%) Problem Management
10 4 (2.31%) Web Analytics
10 4 (2.31%) Mentoring
11 3 (1.73%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.23%) JavaScript
2 5 (2.89%) PHP
2 5 (2.89%) SQL
3 3 (1.73%) C++
3 3 (1.73%) Python
4 2 (1.16%) ActionScript
4 2 (1.16%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (1.16%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (1.16%) C
5 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.58%) Java
Qualifications
1 49 (28.32%) Degree
2 6 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.89%) HNC
4 4 (2.31%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.16%) EnCE
5 2 (1.16%) 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 10 (5.78%) QA
2 6 (3.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) Active Directory
1 7 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.89%) Novell eDirectory
3 1 (0.58%) XenApp
3 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) 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
1 151 (87.28%) Adobe
2 54 (31.21%) Microsoft
3 22 (12.72%) Google
4 10 (5.78%) Omniture
4 10 (5.78%) Ariba
4 10 (5.78%) Oracle
4 10 (5.78%) SAP
4 10 (5.78%) Intel
5 8 (4.62%) Apple
5 8 (4.62%) Quark
6 7 (4.05%) HP
6 7 (4.05%) VMware
7 6 (3.47%) Remedy
8 5 (2.89%) Citrix
8 5 (2.89%) Novell
8 5 (2.89%) Peregrine
8 5 (2.89%) Lotus
9 4 (2.31%) Cisco
9 4 (2.31%) Ektron
10 2 (1.16%) Macromedia
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