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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Acrobat
Rank 839 824 807
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 68 45 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.041% 0.082%
As % of the Applications category 0.38% 0.28% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 56 42 66
Average salary £28,250 £27,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.66% -16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,050 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £44,920 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £25,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+24.27% -14.16%
Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17760 16228 16316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.19% 14.93% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14204 13403 14118
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 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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 -21 67 £28,250 +2.72% 8
Yorkshire - 23 £35,000 -
London -33 22 £27,500 - 3
South East +7 12 £29,000 +26.08% 1
North Yorkshire - 10 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £29,750 -
Leeds - 9 £29,750 -
Surrey -4 6 £28,250 +41.25%
City of London -14 5 £28,250 +4.62%
South West -10 4 £37,500 +50.00%
South Yorkshire - 4 £20,000 -
Gloucestershire -4 3 £37,500 +50.00%
East of England -9 3 £19,000 -45.71% 3
Hertfordshire - 3 £19,000 -
Shepperton - 3 £29,000 -
Doncaster - 3 £20,000 -
Hampshire +5 2 £23,750 +3.26%
Stockport - 2 £18,500 -
Manchester - 2 £18,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £31,250 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £18,500 - 1
Dorset -6 1 £24,000 -31.42%
Scotland -10 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
Weybridge - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Abingdon - 1 £27,500 -
Aldershot - 1 £27,500 -
Oxford - 1 £35,000 - 1

Acrobat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 172 (85.57%) Adobe
2 106 (52.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 101 (50.25%) Photoshop
4 81 (40.30%) HTML
5 68 (33.83%) CSS
6 65 (32.34%) InDesign
7 63 (31.34%) Microsoft
8 55 (27.36%) MS Office
9 53 (26.37%) Dreamweaver
10 48 (23.88%) Advertising
11 47 (23.38%) Marketing
12 43 (21.39%) MS PowerPoint
12 43 (21.39%) Degree
13 40 (19.90%) MS Excel
14 37 (18.41%) FrameMaker
15 31 (15.42%) MS Visio
15 31 (15.42%) HTML5
16 30 (14.93%) JavaScript
17 26 (12.94%) RoboHelp
18 25 (12.44%) E-Commerce
19 24 (11.94%) XML
19 24 (11.94%) Web Design
20 22 (10.95%) Graphic Design
21 20 (9.95%) Fireworks
22 19 (9.45%) Windows
22 19 (9.45%) Cisco
22 19 (9.45%) Polycom
22 19 (9.45%) Video Conferencing
23 17 (8.46%) CSS3
23 17 (8.46%) Active Directory

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 13 (6.47%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.98%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.99%) IIS
3 6 (2.99%) CMS
4 2 (1.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.00%) WordPress
4 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 106 (52.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 101 (50.25%) Photoshop
3 65 (32.34%) InDesign
4 55 (27.36%) MS Office
5 43 (21.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 40 (19.90%) MS Excel
7 37 (18.41%) FrameMaker
8 31 (15.42%) MS Visio
9 26 (12.94%) RoboHelp
10 20 (9.95%) Fireworks
11 16 (7.96%) ImageReady
12 14 (6.97%) CorelDRAW
13 11 (5.47%) OmniGraffle
13 11 (5.47%) PageMaker
14 10 (4.98%) QuarkXPress
15 9 (4.48%) PaintShop Pro
16 8 (3.98%) MS Project
17 6 (2.99%) Adobe Captivate
17 6 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
18 5 (2.49%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.47%) Intranet
2 9 (4.48%) Internet
3 7 (3.48%) LAN
4 6 (2.99%) DNS
4 6 (2.99%) Firewall
4 6 (2.99%) WAN
4 6 (2.99%) DHCP
4 6 (2.99%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.49%) Network Security
6 1 (0.50%) PBX
6 1 (0.50%) VPN
6 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.99%) Big Data
3 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.50%) MS Access
3 1 (0.50%) EDMS
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 53 (26.37%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (1.49%) JIRA
3 2 (1.00%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.00%) FrontPage
4 1 (0.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 48 (23.88%) Advertising
2 47 (23.38%) Marketing
3 16 (7.96%) Manufacturing
4 15 (7.46%) French Language
5 14 (6.97%) Retail
6 12 (5.97%) German Language
7 11 (5.47%) Italian Language
7 11 (5.47%) Swedish Language
7 11 (5.47%) Finnish Language
8 10 (4.98%) Banking
8 10 (4.98%) Investment Banking
8 10 (4.98%) Electronics
9 7 (3.48%) Finance
10 6 (2.99%) Publishing
10 6 (2.99%) Multimedia
11 5 (2.49%) Interactive Media
12 4 (1.99%) Telecoms
13 3 (1.49%) Automotive
14 2 (1.00%) Legal
15 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (28.86%) Author
1 58 (28.86%) Technical Author
2 52 (25.87%) Designer
3 20 (9.95%) Developer
4 19 (9.45%) Web Developer
5 17 (8.46%) Graphic Designer
6 16 (7.96%) UI Programmer
6 16 (7.96%) UI Developer
6 16 (7.96%) Front-End Developer
6 16 (7.96%) Front-End Web Developer
7 12 (5.97%) Web Designer
8 11 (5.47%) Junior
9 10 (4.98%) Architect
9 10 (4.98%) Information Architect
9 10 (4.98%) User Experience Designer
10 8 (3.98%) Technical Writer
11 7 (3.48%) Coordinator
12 6 (2.99%) Junior Designer
13 5 (2.49%) Support Engineer
13 5 (2.49%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (40.30%) HTML
2 68 (33.83%) CSS
3 31 (15.42%) HTML5
4 24 (11.94%) XML
5 17 (8.46%) CSS3
6 16 (7.96%) jQuery
6 16 (7.96%) Flash
7 6 (2.99%) .NET
8 4 (1.99%) XHTML
8 4 (1.99%) OpenGL
8 4 (1.99%) D3.js
9 3 (1.49%) JSP
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.50%) DHTML
10 1 (0.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.95%) Graphic Design
2 19 (9.45%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (5.47%) Social Media
4 10 (4.98%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.98%) Photography
6 7 (3.48%) Animation
6 7 (3.48%) 3D Graphics
6 7 (3.48%) New Media
7 6 (2.99%) W3C
7 6 (2.99%) iPad
7 6 (2.99%) Digital Media
7 6 (2.99%) iPhone
8 5 (2.49%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.49%) Video Editing
8 5 (2.49%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.49%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.00%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.50%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.45%) Windows
2 10 (4.98%) Linux
3 6 (2.99%) Android
3 6 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.99%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.99%) UNIX
4 4 (1.99%) Windows Vista
4 4 (1.99%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.99%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (12.44%) E-Commerce
2 24 (11.94%) Web Design
3 16 (7.96%) Digital Marketing
4 12 (5.97%) Scrum
5 8 (3.98%) Content Management
5 8 (3.98%) Project Management
6 7 (3.48%) ITIL
6 7 (3.48%) CRM
6 7 (3.48%) Analytics
7 6 (2.99%) Marketing Strategy
7 6 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (2.99%) ERP
7 6 (2.99%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (2.99%) Workflow
7 6 (2.99%) Business Analysis
8 5 (2.49%) Security Management
9 4 (1.99%) Predictive Analytics
9 4 (1.99%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (1.49%) Performance Management
10 3 (1.49%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.93%) JavaScript
2 6 (2.99%) PHP
2 6 (2.99%) Python
3 5 (2.49%) C
3 5 (2.49%) C++
4 4 (1.99%) Java
5 2 (1.00%) SQL
6 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (21.39%) Degree
2 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.49%) HNC
3 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.49%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (8.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 172 (85.57%) Adobe
2 63 (31.34%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.45%) Cisco
3 19 (9.45%) Polycom
4 16 (7.96%) Apple
5 10 (4.98%) Facebook
6 3 (1.49%) Quark
6 3 (1.49%) Cadence
6 3 (1.49%) HP
7 2 (1.00%) Dell
7 2 (1.00%) Lotus
7 2 (1.00%) Remedy
8 1 (0.50%) SolidWorks
8 1 (0.50%) VMware
8 1 (0.50%) Google
8 1 (0.50%) iRise
8 1 (0.50%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.50%) Novell
8 1 (0.50%) Peregrine
8 1 (0.50%) Kony
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £17,000 to £26,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + benefits + pension
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Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
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