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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 221 213 235
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1544 1454 1348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.35% 1.34% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 2.85% 2.83% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 1200 1145
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,425
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -5.46%

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
54224 51451 53768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.58% 47.30% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43308 42193 44866
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 2014 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 24 October 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 -4 1448 £36,750 +5.00% 190
London +11 669 £45,000 +5.88% 61
South East +11 272 £35,000 - 33
City of London -8 170 £45,000 +5.88% 10
South West +38 131 £35,000 +16.66% 20
Yorkshire +6 98 £31,500 +8.62% 13
North West -34 89 £30,000 -11.11% 17
Hampshire +31 78 £30,000 +33.33% 9
East of England -77 74 £32,500 +8.33% 15
West Yorkshire -3 52 £30,000 +4.34% 4
West Midlands -53 52 £30,000 - 16
Berkshire -5 50 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Manchester -15 50 £26,500 -24.28% 10
Leeds +8 45 £31,500 +5.00% 4
Surrey -42 45 £36,750 -2.00% 5
East Midlands +11 42 £30,000 +20.00% 12
Wiltshire +6 40 £37,500 +29.31% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 31 £30,000 +84.61% 2
Tyne and Wear +10 31 £30,000 +84.61% 2
North East +3 31 £30,000 +23.07% 2
Scotland +1 30 £33,750 -10.00% 1
Birmingham -19 27 £23,750 -47.22% 3
Devon - 27 £25,000 - 5
Bristol +5 24 £40,000 +30.08% 4
Oxfordshire +22 23 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Hertfordshire -46 23 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Plymouth - 23 £24,500 - 4
Kent +22 22 £33,750 +50.00% 3
East Sussex +12 22 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Brighton +4 22 £42,500 +6.25% 1

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 1982 (58.81%) HTML
2 1811 (53.74%) CSS
3 1378 (40.89%) JavaScript
4 1305 (38.72%) Photoshop
5 965 (28.64%) User Experience
6 891 (26.44%) HTML5
7 864 (25.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 820 (24.33%) jQuery
9 810 (24.04%) Marketing
10 795 (23.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 673 (19.97%) CSS3
12 645 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
13 529 (15.70%) Degree
14 500 (14.84%) E-Commerce
15 499 (14.81%) CMS
16 481 (14.27%) Java
17 468 (13.89%) PHP
18 455 (13.50%) Microsoft
19 380 (11.28%) InDesign
20 369 (10.95%) Responsive Web Design
21 365 (10.83%) Analytics
22 348 (10.33%) Flash
23 347 (10.30%) Subversion
24 345 (10.24%) XML
25 344 (10.21%) OO
26 341 (10.12%) Web Design
27 323 (9.58%) XHTML
28 322 (9.55%) Windows
29 306 (9.08%) Web Development
30 303 (8.99%) MySQL

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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
1 499 (14.81%) CMS
2 271 (8.04%) Adobe CQ
3 196 (5.82%) WordPress
4 113 (3.35%) SharePoint
5 107 (3.18%) Drupal
6 85 (2.52%) Apache
7 83 (2.46%) IIS
8 65 (1.93%) Umbraco
9 61 (1.81%) SAP Portal
10 59 (1.75%) NetWeaver
11 55 (1.63%) Joomla!
11 55 (1.63%) SAP EP
12 45 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
13 44 (1.31%) Alfresco
14 43 (1.28%) Node.js
15 41 (1.22%) MS Exchange
16 38 (1.13%) Tomcat
17 33 (0.98%) LiveCycle
18 30 (0.89%) Documentum
19 26 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 1305 (38.72%) Photoshop
2 864 (25.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 795 (23.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 380 (11.28%) InDesign
5 285 (8.46%) MS Excel
6 254 (7.54%) MS Office
7 192 (5.70%) Fireworks
8 128 (3.80%) Acrobat
9 106 (3.15%) MS PowerPoint
10 105 (3.12%) OmniGraffle
11 94 (2.79%) Adobe Captivate
12 86 (2.55%) Adobe After Effects
13 66 (1.96%) MS Visio
14 35 (1.04%) FrameMaker
15 24 (0.71%) Adobe Premiere
16 23 (0.68%) RoboHelp
17 16 (0.47%) PaintShop Pro
17 16 (0.47%) FastStats
18 15 (0.45%) MS Project
19 14 (0.42%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 172 (5.10%) Google Analytics
2 78 (2.31%) SiteCatalyst
3 68 (2.02%) WebTrends
4 59 (1.75%) Magento
5 15 (0.45%) Tridion
6 11 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.12%) SAP HR
9 4 (0.12%) SAP MII
9 4 (0.12%) SAP HCM
9 4 (0.12%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 3 (0.089%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.089%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.089%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.089%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.089%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.059%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 59 (1.75%) SaaS
2 21 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (0.59%) Basecamp
4 17 (0.50%) Office 365
5 16 (0.47%) MailChimp
6 14 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 12 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (0.24%) IaaS
9 8 (0.24%) GitHub
9 8 (0.24%) Google Apps
10 6 (0.18%) Trello
10 6 (0.18%) Force.com
11 4 (0.12%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.12%) CheetahMail
12 2 (0.059%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 193 (5.73%) Internet
2 97 (2.88%) Intranet
3 43 (1.28%) Firewall
4 40 (1.19%) DNS
5 36 (1.07%) TCP/IP
6 32 (0.95%) HTTP
7 30 (0.89%) SSL
8 29 (0.86%) LAN
9 21 (0.62%) WAN
9 21 (0.62%) DHCP
10 20 (0.59%) SMTP
11 18 (0.53%) Broadband
12 15 (0.45%) FTP
13 14 (0.42%) VPN
14 13 (0.39%) Wireless
15 10 (0.30%) Network Security
15 10 (0.30%) SSH
16 9 (0.27%) LDAP
17 7 (0.21%) SMS
17 7 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (8.99%) MySQL
2 226 (6.71%) SQL Server
3 67 (1.99%) MongoDB
4 61 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 44 (1.31%) Big Data
5 44 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 37 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 37 (1.10%) QlikView
8 34 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
8 34 (1.01%) Hadoop
9 31 (0.92%) RDBMS
10 30 (0.89%) Oracle Database
11 27 (0.80%) Jackrabbit
12 22 (0.65%) Data Mart
12 22 (0.65%) NoSQL
13 20 (0.59%) Pentaho
13 20 (0.59%) DataStage
14 12 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 347 (10.30%) Subversion
2 299 (8.87%) Dreamweaver
3 208 (6.17%) Git (software)
4 184 (5.46%) Axure RP
5 109 (3.23%) JIRA
6 74 (2.20%) Jenkins
7 59 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 58 (1.72%) Ant
9 54 (1.60%) JUnit
9 54 (1.60%) Maven
10 53 (1.57%) Jasmine
11 45 (1.34%) Visual Studio
12 40 (1.19%) Eclipse
13 39 (1.16%) Selenium
13 39 (1.16%) Mockito
14 33 (0.98%) FlexUnit
15 31 (0.92%) Cucumber
15 31 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
16 28 (0.83%) TortoiseSVN
17 26 (0.77%) Hudson
General
1 810 (24.04%) Marketing
2 275 (8.16%) Finance
3 246 (7.30%) Advertising
4 184 (5.46%) Retail
5 152 (4.51%) Games
6 135 (4.01%) Publishing
7 78 (2.31%) Multimedia
8 73 (2.17%) Banking
9 69 (2.05%) Telecoms
10 49 (1.45%) Manufacturing
11 41 (1.22%) Legal
12 40 (1.19%) Automotive
13 32 (0.95%) Interactive Media
14 24 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
15 22 (0.65%) Electronics
16 20 (0.59%) Law
17 11 (0.33%) Investment Banking
18 10 (0.30%) German Language
19 9 (0.27%) Front Office
20 8 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1289 (38.25%) Developer
2 1039 (30.83%) Designer
3 337 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 322 (9.55%) Front-End Developer
5 302 (8.96%) Web Designer
6 209 (6.20%) Analyst
7 200 (5.93%) UX Designer
8 166 (4.93%) Junior
9 165 (4.90%) Senior Developer
10 163 (4.84%) UI Designer
11 140 (4.15%) Consultant
12 136 (4.04%) Senior Designer
13 133 (3.95%) Digital Designer
14 127 (3.77%) UI Developer
15 123 (3.65%) UI Programmer
16 122 (3.62%) Java Developer
17 116 (3.44%) Graphic Designer
18 105 (3.12%) PHP Developer
19 95 (2.82%) Junior Developer
20 94 (2.79%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1982 (58.81%) HTML
2 1811 (53.74%) CSS
3 891 (26.44%) HTML5
4 820 (24.33%) jQuery
5 673 (19.97%) CSS3
6 348 (10.33%) Flash
7 345 (10.24%) XML
8 323 (9.58%) XHTML
9 302 (8.96%) .NET
10 236 (7.00%) Ajax
11 208 (6.17%) Sass
12 207 (6.14%) Web Services
13 194 (5.76%) ASP.NET
14 185 (5.49%) Apache Flex
15 164 (4.87%) J2EE
16 150 (4.45%) SOAP
17 133 (3.95%) Hibernate
18 128 (3.80%) Spring
19 126 (3.74%) REST
19 126 (3.74%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 965 (28.64%) User Experience
2 243 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 225 (6.68%) Mobile App
4 220 (6.53%) Social Media
5 165 (4.90%) Graphic Design
6 160 (4.75%) Computer Science
7 149 (4.42%) Digital Media
8 119 (3.53%) Animation
9 115 (3.41%) Open Source
10 96 (2.85%) E-Learning
11 64 (1.90%) Visualisation
12 62 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
13 61 (1.81%) RIA
14 59 (1.75%) iPhone
14 59 (1.75%) iPad
15 47 (1.39%) Video Editing
16 45 (1.34%) Mathematics
17 43 (1.28%) W3C
18 38 (1.13%) Blog
19 37 (1.10%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 322 (9.55%) Windows
2 279 (8.28%) Apple iOS
3 271 (8.04%) Android
4 193 (5.73%) Linux
5 86 (2.55%) Mac OS X
6 74 (2.20%) Windows 7
7 41 (1.22%) UNIX
8 40 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (0.86%) Windows XP
10 26 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (0.65%) Windows 8
12 19 (0.56%) Mac OS
13 12 (0.36%) Windows Phone
13 12 (0.36%) Debian
13 12 (0.36%) Windows 2000
14 9 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
15 8 (0.24%) SUSE
16 7 (0.21%) Windows Vista
16 7 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 645 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
2 500 (14.84%) E-Commerce
3 369 (10.95%) Responsive Web Design
4 365 (10.83%) Analytics
5 344 (10.21%) OO
6 341 (10.12%) Web Design
7 306 (9.08%) Web Development
8 265 (7.86%) MVC
9 254 (7.54%) SEO
10 234 (6.94%) TDD
11 233 (6.91%) Project Management
12 216 (6.41%) Content Management
13 202 (5.99%) Scrum
14 191 (5.67%) Digital Marketing
15 142 (4.21%) Web Analytics
16 120 (3.56%) Workflow
17 118 (3.50%) Information Architecture
18 111 (3.29%) Continuous Integration
19 102 (3.03%) SOA
20 100 (2.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1378 (40.89%) JavaScript
2 481 (14.27%) Java
3 468 (13.89%) PHP
4 278 (8.25%) SQL
5 205 (6.08%) C#
6 155 (4.60%) ActionScript
7 84 (2.49%) ABAP
7 84 (2.49%) ActionScript 3.0
8 78 (2.31%) SAPscript
9 65 (1.93%) Objective-C
10 61 (1.81%) Python
11 49 (1.45%) ActionScript 2.0
12 45 (1.34%) Ruby
13 37 (1.10%) C++
13 37 (1.10%) C
13 37 (1.10%) Scala
14 36 (1.07%) PHP5
15 32 (0.95%) Groovy
16 26 (0.77%) T-SQL
17 25 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 529 (15.70%) Degree
2 112 (3.32%) Security Cleared
3 97 (2.88%) SC Cleared
4 15 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (0.36%) HND
6 11 (0.33%) HNC
6 11 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.27%) MOS
8 6 (0.18%) MBA
8 6 (0.18%) CIPD
8 6 (0.18%) PMP
8 6 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.15%) MCP
10 4 (0.12%) CCNA
10 4 (0.12%) SAP Certification
10 4 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.089%) ACTC
11 3 (0.089%) ECDL
11 3 (0.089%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (3.53%) QA
2 47 (1.39%) SLA
3 31 (0.92%) WCAG
4 30 (0.89%) WAI
5 17 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.089%) Dublin Core
8 3 (0.089%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.059%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 98 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 29 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.39%) vSphere
4 9 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.18%) Novell eDirectory
6 5 (0.15%) Samba
6 5 (0.15%) Shibboleth
7 4 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.089%) Kerio MailServer
8 3 (0.089%) Xsan
8 3 (0.089%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.089%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.059%) XenServer
9 2 (0.059%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.030%) GPFS
10 1 (0.030%) IAG
10 1 (0.030%) Varnish
10 1 (0.030%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (0.42%) Backup Exec
2 10 (0.30%) Nagios
3 7 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (0.21%) SCCM
4 6 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
4 6 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (0.18%) Casper Suite
5 5 (0.15%) OpenAM
5 5 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.15%) CA SiteMinder
5 5 (0.15%) OpenSSO
5 5 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.12%) Puppet
6 4 (0.12%) Plesk
7 3 (0.089%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.089%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.089%) Capistrano
7 3 (0.089%) OpenView
8 2 (0.059%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 455 (13.50%) Microsoft
2 239 (7.09%) Google
3 186 (5.52%) Oracle
4 113 (3.35%) SAP
5 104 (3.09%) IBM
6 103 (3.06%) Apple
7 89 (2.64%) Twitter
8 82 (2.43%) Facebook
9 62 (1.84%) Sitecore
10 52 (1.54%) VMware
11 49 (1.45%) Omniture
11 49 (1.45%) hybris
12 40 (1.19%) Zend
12 40 (1.19%) EPiServer
13 35 (1.04%) Coremetrics
14 34 (1.01%) DoubleClick
15 33 (0.98%) Tableau
16 32 (0.95%) Open Text
16 32 (0.95%) HP
17 31 (0.92%) EMC
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