The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 241 187 237
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +50
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1350 1780 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.22% 1.54% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.58% 3.26% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 1434 1103
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52278 54562 54004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.24% 47.05% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 42309 43484 44149
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Adobe within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Adobe
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Adobe within the UK.

Adobe Salary Trend in the UK

Adobe
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 within the UK.

Adobe Salary Histogram in the UK

Adobe
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 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 -57 1277 £35,000 -2.77% 213
London -53 629 £42,500 - 92
South East -43 248 £35,000 +2.94% 41
City of London -85 131 £43,750 +2.94% 25
East of England -46 91 £32,500 -4.41% 16
Yorkshire +10 74 £32,500 +8.33% 11
North West -23 68 £27,500 -8.33% 24
South West -11 65 £30,000 -7.69% 4
West Midlands +7 63 £29,000 -7.20% 12
Surrey -20 52 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Berkshire -25 47 £38,750 +10.71% 11
Oxfordshire +28 37 £33,250 -17.90% 5
Hampshire -53 36 £30,500 -6.15% 4
East Midlands -2 30 £35,000 +16.66% 8
Hertfordshire -24 30 £35,000 -12.50% 3
East Sussex +6 28 £39,274 +57.09% 2
Cheshire -2 28 £32,500 +1.56% 6
Sheffield +17 27 £29,650 -1.16% 2
South Yorkshire +14 27 £29,650 -1.16% 3
Manchester -25 27 £26,750 -10.83% 15
Kent +12 24 £39,500 +21.53% 2
West Yorkshire -21 24 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Oxford +24 23 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Cambridgeshire -9 22 £32,500 -16.12% 7
North Yorkshire +31 21 £32,500 +17.11% 1
Devon +12 18 £23,250 -16.96%
Warwickshire +11 18 £25,000 +11.11%
Birmingham -1 18 £32,500 +8.33% 3
South Wales -5 18 £25,000 -25.92%
Wales -10 18 £25,000 -37.50%

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Adobe 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 Adobe.

1 1692 (61.77%) HTML
2 1472 (53.74%) CSS
3 1204 (43.96%) JavaScript
4 1157 (42.24%) Photoshop
5 837 (30.56%) User Experience
6 785 (28.66%) Adobe Illustrator
7 783 (28.59%) HTML5
8 776 (28.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 768 (28.04%) Marketing
10 736 (26.87%) jQuery
11 523 (19.09%) CSS3
12 511 (18.66%) PHP
13 503 (18.36%) Degree
14 438 (15.99%) Web Design
15 425 (15.52%) Microsoft
16 424 (15.48%) CMS
17 405 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
18 390 (14.24%) InDesign
19 367 (13.40%) Responsive Web Design
20 355 (12.96%) Flash
21 344 (12.56%) E-Commerce
22 339 (12.38%) Analytics
23 329 (12.01%) Web Development
24 309 (11.28%) MySQL
25 307 (11.21%) SEO
26 291 (10.62%) MS Excel
27 285 (10.41%) Windows
28 282 (10.30%) Java
29 278 (10.15%) .NET
30 275 (10.04%) Finance

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Adobe 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 Adobe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 424 (15.48%) CMS
2 256 (9.35%) WordPress
3 107 (3.91%) Adobe CQ
4 103 (3.76%) SharePoint
5 99 (3.61%) Umbraco
6 95 (3.47%) Drupal
7 93 (3.40%) Joomla!
8 81 (2.96%) IIS
8 81 (2.96%) Apache
9 58 (2.12%) MS Exchange
10 39 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
11 37 (1.35%) WebSphere
12 35 (1.28%) Alfresco
13 33 (1.20%) Moodle
14 28 (1.02%) Node.js
15 24 (0.88%) Lync
16 21 (0.77%) Documentum
16 21 (0.77%) Tomcat
17 19 (0.69%) SAS
17 19 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1157 (42.24%) Photoshop
2 785 (28.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 776 (28.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 390 (14.24%) InDesign
5 291 (10.62%) MS Excel
6 243 (8.87%) MS Office
7 140 (5.11%) Acrobat
8 139 (5.07%) Fireworks
9 105 (3.83%) Adobe After Effects
10 86 (3.14%) Adobe Captivate
11 77 (2.81%) OmniGraffle
12 66 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
13 47 (1.72%) MS Visio
14 26 (0.95%) FrameMaker
14 26 (0.95%) Final Cut Pro
15 24 (0.88%) RoboHelp
16 23 (0.84%) 3ds Max
17 22 (0.80%) CINEMA 4D
18 18 (0.66%) Adobe Premiere
19 17 (0.62%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 178 (6.50%) Google Analytics
2 112 (4.09%) Magento
3 68 (2.48%) SiteCatalyst
4 48 (1.75%) WebTrends
5 13 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.37%) Tridion
7 8 (0.29%) AWD
8 6 (0.22%) Shopify
9 5 (0.18%) SAP APO
9 5 (0.18%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.18%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.15%) Fredhopper
10 4 (0.15%) SAP xRPM
11 3 (0.11%) SAP SRM
11 3 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.073%) CubeCart
12 2 (0.073%) Radian6
12 2 (0.073%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.35%) SaaS
2 27 (0.99%) Office 365
3 15 (0.55%) MailChimp
4 14 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.33%) GitHub
6 8 (0.29%) Google Apps
7 6 (0.22%) Pure360
7 6 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (0.11%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.073%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.073%) CheetahMail
10 2 (0.073%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.037%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 159 (5.81%) Internet
2 60 (2.19%) Intranet
3 36 (1.31%) DNS
4 34 (1.24%) Firewall
5 32 (1.17%) HTTP
6 26 (0.95%) WAN
7 19 (0.69%) VPN
8 16 (0.58%) LAN
9 15 (0.55%) DHCP
9 15 (0.55%) Broadband
9 15 (0.55%) SSH
10 14 (0.51%) SSL
11 12 (0.44%) MPLS
12 11 (0.40%) TCP/IP
13 10 (0.37%) FTP
14 9 (0.33%) SMTP
14 9 (0.33%) Wireless
15 8 (0.29%) SAN
16 7 (0.26%) PBX
16 7 (0.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (11.28%) MySQL
2 206 (7.52%) SQL Server
3 34 (1.24%) Relational Database
4 24 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (0.88%) MongoDB
5 23 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (0.73%) Jackrabbit
7 18 (0.66%) Big Data
8 16 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (0.58%) RDBMS
9 13 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (0.44%) MS Access
10 12 (0.44%) Data Mining
11 11 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (0.37%) QlikView
12 10 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (0.37%) Oracle Database
13 9 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (0.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 233 (8.51%) Dreamweaver
2 184 (6.72%) Git (software)
3 173 (6.32%) Subversion
4 128 (4.67%) Axure RP
5 61 (2.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 51 (1.86%) Visual Studio
7 50 (1.83%) Maven
8 44 (1.61%) JIRA
9 37 (1.35%) Ant
10 28 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (0.99%) Eclipse
12 24 (0.88%) Jenkins
13 20 (0.73%) Grunt
14 18 (0.66%) Jasmine
15 17 (0.62%) Apache Ivy
15 17 (0.62%) JUnit
16 15 (0.55%) Selenium
16 15 (0.55%) Mockito
16 15 (0.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 14 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 768 (28.04%) Marketing
2 275 (10.04%) Finance
3 193 (7.05%) Advertising
4 149 (5.44%) Retail
5 126 (4.60%) Games
6 104 (3.80%) Publishing
7 83 (3.03%) Multimedia
8 62 (2.26%) Banking
9 59 (2.15%) Telecoms
10 36 (1.31%) Manufacturing
11 27 (0.99%) Automotive
12 24 (0.88%) Legal
13 22 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (0.77%) Law
15 18 (0.66%) Back Office
16 17 (0.62%) French Language
16 17 (0.62%) German Language
17 13 (0.47%) Electronics
18 12 (0.44%) Financial Institution
19 10 (0.37%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 1004 (36.66%) Developer
2 998 (36.44%) Designer
3 328 (11.98%) Web Developer
4 275 (10.04%) Web Designer
5 274 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
6 180 (6.57%) UX Designer
6 180 (6.57%) Digital Designer
7 168 (6.13%) Analyst
8 148 (5.40%) Junior
9 132 (4.82%) Graphic Designer
10 130 (4.75%) UI Designer
11 120 (4.38%) PHP Developer
12 118 (4.31%) Senior Designer
13 97 (3.54%) Junior Developer
14 92 (3.36%) Consultant
15 89 (3.25%) Senior Developer
16 73 (2.67%) Java Developer
17 69 (2.52%) Architect
18 68 (2.48%) Author
18 68 (2.48%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1692 (61.77%) HTML
2 1472 (53.74%) CSS
3 783 (28.59%) HTML5
4 736 (26.87%) jQuery
5 523 (19.09%) CSS3
6 355 (12.96%) Flash
7 278 (10.15%) .NET
8 228 (8.32%) XML
9 183 (6.68%) ASP.NET
10 162 (5.91%) Sass
11 148 (5.40%) XHTML
12 137 (5.00%) Apache Flex
13 133 (4.86%) Ajax
14 130 (4.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 122 (4.45%) AngularJS
16 120 (4.38%) Web Services
17 109 (3.98%) LESS
18 87 (3.18%) JSON
19 77 (2.81%) Spring
20 71 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 837 (30.56%) User Experience
2 243 (8.87%) Graphic Design
3 214 (7.81%) Social Media
4 183 (6.68%) Mobile App
5 172 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
6 116 (4.24%) E-Learning
7 108 (3.94%) Digital Media
8 107 (3.91%) Animation
9 103 (3.76%) Computer Science
10 81 (2.96%) W3C
11 79 (2.88%) Photography
12 69 (2.52%) Open Source
13 59 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
14 57 (2.08%) Visualisation
15 52 (1.90%) Blog
16 51 (1.86%) Management Information System
17 49 (1.79%) Video Editing
18 46 (1.68%) iPhone
19 40 (1.46%) Copywriting
20 33 (1.20%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 285 (10.41%) Windows
2 164 (5.99%) Apple iOS
3 161 (5.88%) Android
4 116 (4.24%) Linux
5 87 (3.18%) Windows 7
6 65 (2.37%) Mac OS X
7 49 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (1.57%) Windows XP
9 24 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 21 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
11 19 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (0.62%) UNIX
13 16 (0.58%) Mac OS
14 14 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (0.47%) CentOS
16 9 (0.33%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.26%) NetWare
17 7 (0.26%) Windows Phone
17 7 (0.26%) Mac OS X Server
18 5 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (15.99%) Web Design
2 405 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
3 367 (13.40%) Responsive Web Design
4 344 (12.56%) E-Commerce
5 339 (12.38%) Analytics
6 329 (12.01%) Web Development
7 307 (11.21%) SEO
8 258 (9.42%) MVC
9 235 (8.58%) Content Management
10 205 (7.48%) OO
11 170 (6.21%) Digital Marketing
12 163 (5.95%) Web Analytics
13 160 (5.84%) CRM
14 159 (5.81%) Project Management
15 131 (4.78%) TDD
16 111 (4.05%) Mobile Development
17 107 (3.91%) Scrum
18 100 (3.65%) Time Management
19 99 (3.61%) Email Marketing
20 92 (3.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1204 (43.96%) JavaScript
2 511 (18.66%) PHP
3 282 (10.30%) Java
4 274 (10.00%) SQL
5 208 (7.59%) C#
6 90 (3.29%) ActionScript
7 68 (2.48%) PHP5
8 43 (1.57%) T-SQL
9 40 (1.46%) ActionScript 3.0
10 39 (1.42%) ActionScript 2.0
11 34 (1.24%) C
12 33 (1.20%) Python
13 29 (1.06%) ABAP
14 28 (1.02%) Objective-C
15 26 (0.95%) C++
16 23 (0.84%) VB.NET
16 23 (0.84%) SAPscript
17 22 (0.80%) R
18 18 (0.66%) PL/SQL
19 13 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 503 (18.36%) Degree
2 38 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 34 (1.24%) SC Cleared
4 23 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (0.73%) MCSE
6 14 (0.51%) MCSA
7 9 (0.33%) MOS
8 8 (0.29%) MCTS
8 8 (0.29%) PMP
8 8 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.18%) MCP
10 4 (0.15%) HND
11 3 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.11%) MCITP
11 3 (0.11%) CCNA
12 2 (0.073%) ISEB
12 2 (0.073%) HNC
12 2 (0.073%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.073%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.037%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (1.97%) QA
2 22 (0.80%) SLA
3 16 (0.58%) WCAG
4 15 (0.55%) WAI
5 8 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.22%) Section 508
7 3 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.037%) Dublin Core
9 1 (0.037%) COBIT
System Software
1 72 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 22 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.51%) vSphere
4 13 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.22%) IAG
5 6 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.073%) XenApp
8 1 (0.037%) Novell eDirectory
8 1 (0.037%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.037%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.037%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (0.44%) ZABBIX
1 12 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 11 (0.40%) SCCM
3 9 (0.33%) Casper Suite
4 8 (0.29%) Plesk
5 5 (0.18%) Puppet
5 5 (0.18%) Cacti
5 5 (0.18%) WSUS
5 5 (0.18%) cPanel
5 5 (0.18%) Opsview
6 4 (0.15%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.073%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.073%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.073%) DameWare
8 2 (0.073%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.073%) Nagios
8 2 (0.073%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.073%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.073%) Graphite
Vendors
1 425 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 229 (8.36%) Google
3 122 (4.45%) Apple
4 96 (3.50%) IBM
5 87 (3.18%) Oracle
6 69 (2.52%) SAP
7 66 (2.41%) Twitter
8 65 (2.37%) Facebook
9 63 (2.30%) Omniture
10 54 (1.97%) Sitecore
11 40 (1.46%) OpenText
12 35 (1.28%) HP
13 33 (1.20%) Zend
14 30 (1.10%) VMware
15 28 (1.02%) Dell
16 26 (0.95%) EMC
16 26 (0.95%) Cisco
17 25 (0.91%) Coremetrics
18 24 (0.88%) EPiServer
18 24 (0.88%) hybris
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