The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 774 796 807
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 145 78 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.070% 0.084%
As % of the Applications category 0.81% 0.47% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 111 57 95
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.69%
Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17941 16601 16519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.82% 14.93% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14500 13661 14325
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +33 137 £30,000 -7.69% 8
London -15 52 £32,000 -1.53% 5
South East -3 41 £27,500 -15.38% 1
East of England +6 34 £33,000 -15.38%
City of London +4 25 £25,000 -26.47% 2
Surrey +6 20 £25,000 +16.27%
Hampshire -2 14 £26,750 -
Guildford +7 12 £26,000 -
Aldershot - 12 £26,000 -
Farnham - 12 £26,000 -
Bedfordshire - 11 £32,500 -
Kent - 11 £32,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +15 9 £29,000 -
Cambridgeshire +14 8 £26,500 -32.05%
Berkshire -2 8 £37,500 -21.05%
Scotland - 7 £20,000 -
Cambridge +10 6 - -
Bedford - 6 £32,000 -
Watford - 6 £29,000 -
Woking -9 4 £20,500 +1.23%
Reading - 4 £37,500 -
Thetford - 4 £34,000 -
Norfolk - 4 £34,000 -
Bracknell - 4 - -
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Ipswich - 4 £34,000 -
Newmarket - 4 £34,000 -
Norwich - 4 £34,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £34,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 -

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 241 (81.69%) Adobe
2 141 (47.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 134 (45.42%) Photoshop
4 113 (38.31%) HTML
5 93 (31.53%) CSS
6 79 (26.78%) MS Office
7 71 (24.07%) InDesign
8 69 (23.39%) MS PowerPoint
9 67 (22.71%) Marketing
9 67 (22.71%) Microsoft
9 67 (22.71%) Advertising
10 64 (21.69%) Dreamweaver
11 56 (18.98%) MS Visio
11 56 (18.98%) MS Excel
12 55 (18.64%) Cisco
13 53 (17.97%) RoboHelp
14 51 (17.29%) FrameMaker
15 48 (16.27%) Video Conferencing
16 47 (15.93%) Degree
17 45 (15.25%) E-Commerce
18 44 (14.92%) Polycom
19 40 (13.56%) Graphic Design
20 39 (13.22%) JavaScript
21 37 (12.54%) XML
22 34 (11.53%) HTML5
23 33 (11.19%) Windows
24 32 (10.85%) Web Design
25 31 (10.51%) SQL Server
26 28 (9.49%) Flash
27 27 (9.15%) PaintShop Pro

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (6.10%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.71%) IIS
3 7 (2.37%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.36%) CMS
5 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.34%) WordPress
5 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
Applications
1 141 (47.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 134 (45.42%) Photoshop
3 79 (26.78%) MS Office
4 71 (24.07%) InDesign
5 69 (23.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 56 (18.98%) MS Excel
6 56 (18.98%) MS Visio
7 53 (17.97%) RoboHelp
8 51 (17.29%) FrameMaker
9 27 (9.15%) PaintShop Pro
10 25 (8.47%) Fireworks
10 25 (8.47%) OmniGraffle
11 22 (7.46%) ImageReady
12 15 (5.08%) CorelDRAW
13 13 (4.41%) QuarkXPress
13 13 (4.41%) Adobe After Effects
14 11 (3.73%) PageMaker
15 9 (3.05%) Adobe Captivate
15 9 (3.05%) Spreadsheet
16 7 (2.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.42%) Firewall
2 15 (5.08%) Internet
3 10 (3.39%) LAN
4 9 (3.05%) DHCP
5 8 (2.71%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.71%) WAN
6 7 (2.37%) DNS
7 5 (1.69%) VPN
8 4 (1.36%) Intranet
9 3 (1.02%) Wireless
10 2 (0.68%) 3G
10 2 (0.68%) VoIP
11 1 (0.34%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.68%) MS Access
2 2 (0.68%) Big Data
3 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 64 (21.69%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (1.36%) Axure RP
3 3 (1.02%) JIRA
4 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
General
1 67 (22.71%) Advertising
1 67 (22.71%) Marketing
2 20 (6.78%) Retail
3 15 (5.08%) French Language
4 14 (4.75%) Manufacturing
4 14 (4.75%) Publishing
5 12 (4.07%) Electronics
5 12 (4.07%) Banking
5 12 (4.07%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.73%) Finnish Language
6 11 (3.73%) German Language
6 11 (3.73%) Italian Language
6 11 (3.73%) Swedish Language
7 8 (2.71%) Games
8 4 (1.36%) Finance
9 3 (1.02%) Automotive
9 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.02%) Legal
10 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 86 (29.15%) Author
1 86 (29.15%) Technical Author
2 71 (24.07%) Designer
3 31 (10.51%) Developer
4 24 (8.14%) Graphic Designer
5 23 (7.80%) Front-End Developer
6 22 (7.46%) Front-End Web Developer
6 22 (7.46%) User Experience Designer
6 22 (7.46%) Web Developer
6 22 (7.46%) Information Architect
6 22 (7.46%) Architect
7 19 (6.44%) UI Programmer
7 19 (6.44%) UI Developer
8 15 (5.08%) Web Designer
9 11 (3.73%) Technical Writer
9 11 (3.73%) Senior Technician
9 11 (3.73%) Senior Designer
10 9 (3.05%) Junior
10 9 (3.05%) Graduate
11 8 (2.71%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (38.31%) HTML
2 93 (31.53%) CSS
3 37 (12.54%) XML
4 34 (11.53%) HTML5
5 28 (9.49%) Flash
6 23 (7.80%) jQuery
7 21 (7.12%) CSS3
8 12 (4.07%) .NET
9 9 (3.05%) SGML
10 8 (2.71%) XSL
11 4 (1.36%) XHTML
12 2 (0.68%) XML Schema
12 2 (0.68%) OpenGL
12 2 (0.68%) D3.js
13 1 (0.34%) V-Ray
13 1 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.27%) Video Conferencing
2 40 (13.56%) Graphic Design
3 15 (5.08%) Mobile App
4 13 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.39%) iPhone
6 8 (2.71%) Social Media
7 7 (2.37%) Photography
7 7 (2.37%) Digital Media
8 6 (2.03%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.03%) W3C
9 5 (1.69%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.69%) iPad
9 5 (1.69%) New Media
10 4 (1.36%) Animation
11 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.02%) Wiki
12 2 (0.68%) Video Editing
12 2 (0.68%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.68%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.68%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.19%) Windows
2 15 (5.08%) Linux
3 10 (3.39%) Windows 7
3 10 (3.39%) Mac OS X
3 10 (3.39%) UNIX
4 5 (1.69%) Windows Vista
5 3 (1.02%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) Android
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (15.25%) E-Commerce
2 32 (10.85%) Web Design
3 17 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (5.42%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (4.07%) CRM
6 10 (3.39%) ITIL
7 9 (3.05%) OO
7 9 (3.05%) Project Management
7 9 (3.05%) Time Management
8 8 (2.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (2.71%) Business Analysis
8 8 (2.71%) Marketing Strategy
9 7 (2.37%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (2.37%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (2.37%) Workflow
9 7 (2.37%) ERP
10 6 (2.03%) Scrum
10 6 (2.03%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (1.69%) SOA
11 5 (1.69%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.22%) JavaScript
2 10 (3.39%) Python
2 10 (3.39%) C
2 10 (3.39%) Java
3 9 (3.05%) C++
4 5 (1.69%) SQL
4 5 (1.69%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.69%) VB
5 4 (1.36%) PHP
6 3 (1.02%) VBA
6 3 (1.02%) C#
7 2 (0.68%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (15.93%) Degree
2 8 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.03%) QA
2 5 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 16 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.36%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (1.02%) SCCM
2 2 (0.68%) WSUS
3 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 241 (81.69%) Adobe
2 67 (22.71%) Microsoft
3 55 (18.64%) Cisco
4 44 (14.92%) Polycom
5 23 (7.80%) Apple
6 16 (5.42%) VMware
6 16 (5.42%) Facebook
7 6 (2.03%) Quark
8 5 (1.69%) Cadence
9 4 (1.36%) Tandberg
10 3 (1.02%) Capita
10 3 (1.02%) Remedy
11 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.68%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.68%) Citrix
12 1 (0.34%) Interwoven
12 1 (0.34%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.34%) Lotus
12 1 (0.34%) SAP
12 1 (0.34%) HP
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