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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 220 191 255
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +64
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1414 1573 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.34% 1.53% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 3.22% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1295 1044
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -

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
50619 48789 51798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.81% 47.56% 47.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41690 38717 43254
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 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 -33 1336 £35,000 -6.66% 203
London -78 514 £42,500 - 106
South East +14 335 £34,000 -2.85% 31
North West +4 117 £25,000 -23.07% 9
City of London -107 105 £45,000 - 26
South West +17 94 £29,000 -10.07% 12
Yorkshire +16 83 £30,000 -3.22% 7
West Midlands +11 67 £27,500 - 10
East of England -48 64 £27,500 -9.09% 19
Oxfordshire +39 59 £33,500 +3.07% 6
Hampshire -28 57 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Manchester -16 55 £26,500 -23.18% 2
Berkshire -8 53 £40,000 +14.28% 4
East Midlands +42 52 £30,000 -3.22% 5
Surrey -35 52 £32,500 -7.14% 9
East Sussex +19 43 £39,637 -0.90% 2
West Yorkshire +10 43 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Oxford +31 42 £36,250 +11.53% 2
Hertfordshire -20 36 £27,500 -16.03% 5
Brighton +17 35 £39,274 -1.81% 2
Kent +23 34 £33,750 +35.00% 2
Leeds +7 34 £34,000 +6.25% 2
Cheshire +12 31 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Devon +25 25 £20,750 -36.15% 2
Warwickshire +6 24 £26,250 +16.66% 4
Nottinghamshire +27 23 £37,500 +74.41% 1
West Sussex +8 22 £37,500 +50.00%
South Yorkshire +8 22 £25,000 -5.66%
Lancashire +5 19 £24,500 -11.71% 3
Midlands +7 18 £32,500 -21.21%

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1800 (61.56%) HTML
2 1570 (53.69%) CSS
3 1261 (43.13%) JavaScript
4 1250 (42.75%) Photoshop
5 908 (31.05%) User Experience
6 887 (30.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 861 (29.45%) HTML5
8 790 (27.02%) jQuery
9 772 (26.40%) Marketing
10 744 (25.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 594 (20.31%) CSS3
12 507 (17.34%) PHP
13 471 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
14 463 (15.83%) Degree
15 434 (14.84%) CMS
16 431 (14.74%) Web Design
17 420 (14.36%) Microsoft
18 398 (13.61%) Responsive Web Design
19 391 (13.37%) InDesign
20 366 (12.52%) E-Commerce
21 352 (12.04%) Flash
22 339 (11.59%) Analytics
23 336 (11.49%) Web Development
24 313 (10.70%) Java
25 306 (10.47%) Windows
26 291 (9.95%) MySQL
27 281 (9.61%) MVC
28 275 (9.40%) SEO
29 266 (9.10%) Dreamweaver
30 262 (8.96%) SQL

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 434 (14.84%) CMS
2 261 (8.93%) WordPress
3 130 (4.45%) Adobe CQ
4 106 (3.63%) Drupal
5 99 (3.39%) Umbraco
6 96 (3.28%) SharePoint
7 85 (2.91%) Joomla!
8 81 (2.77%) IIS
9 80 (2.74%) Apache
10 54 (1.85%) MS Exchange
11 47 (1.61%) Alfresco
12 40 (1.37%) NetWeaver
13 38 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
14 36 (1.23%) SAP EP
14 36 (1.23%) SAP Portal
15 33 (1.13%) WebSphere
16 30 (1.03%) Documentum
17 29 (0.99%) Node.js
18 24 (0.82%) Lync
19 23 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1250 (42.75%) Photoshop
2 887 (30.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 744 (25.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 391 (13.37%) InDesign
5 257 (8.79%) MS Excel
6 222 (7.59%) MS Office
7 174 (5.95%) Fireworks
8 151 (5.16%) Acrobat
9 99 (3.39%) Adobe After Effects
10 89 (3.04%) Adobe Captivate
11 83 (2.84%) OmniGraffle
12 61 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
13 59 (2.02%) MS Visio
14 34 (1.16%) RoboHelp
14 34 (1.16%) FrameMaker
15 29 (0.99%) 3ds Max
16 23 (0.79%) Final Cut Pro
17 22 (0.75%) PaintShop Pro
18 21 (0.72%) Adobe Premiere
19 19 (0.65%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 152 (5.20%) Google Analytics
2 87 (2.98%) Magento
3 72 (2.46%) SiteCatalyst
4 53 (1.81%) WebTrends
5 21 (0.72%) Tridion
6 14 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.21%) AWD
7 6 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.17%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.17%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.14%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 4 (0.14%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.14%) SAP MII
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.10%) SAP xRPM
10 3 (0.10%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.068%) Shopify
11 2 (0.068%) CubeCart
11 2 (0.068%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 51 (1.74%) SaaS
2 29 (0.99%) Office 365
3 25 (0.85%) MailChimp
4 16 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.41%) Basecamp
5 12 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.24%) GitHub
6 7 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 6 (0.21%) IaaS
8 5 (0.17%) Trello
9 4 (0.14%) Pure360
9 4 (0.14%) Force.com
10 3 (0.10%) CheetahMail
11 2 (0.068%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.068%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 190 (6.50%) Internet
2 66 (2.26%) Intranet
3 32 (1.09%) Firewall
4 31 (1.06%) DNS
5 28 (0.96%) WAN
6 26 (0.89%) Broadband
7 23 (0.79%) HTTP
8 21 (0.72%) LAN
9 19 (0.65%) DHCP
10 12 (0.41%) SSL
10 12 (0.41%) SSH
11 11 (0.38%) TCP/IP
11 11 (0.38%) MPLS
11 11 (0.38%) SMTP
12 10 (0.34%) FTP
13 9 (0.31%) VPN
14 7 (0.24%) PBX
14 7 (0.24%) Wireless
15 6 (0.21%) PABX
15 6 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (9.95%) MySQL
2 196 (6.70%) SQL Server
3 41 (1.40%) MongoDB
4 31 (1.06%) Relational Database
5 25 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (0.75%) Big Data
8 21 (0.72%) QlikView
9 19 (0.65%) Jackrabbit
10 17 (0.58%) RDBMS
11 16 (0.55%) Data Mining
11 16 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (0.55%) Oracle Database
12 13 (0.44%) MS Access
13 12 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (0.41%) Hadoop
14 11 (0.38%) SAP HANA
14 11 (0.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 266 (9.10%) Dreamweaver
2 239 (8.17%) Subversion
3 203 (6.94%) Git (software)
4 152 (5.20%) Axure RP
5 77 (2.63%) JIRA
6 70 (2.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 56 (1.92%) Ant
8 54 (1.85%) Maven
9 46 (1.57%) Jenkins
10 39 (1.33%) Visual Studio
11 31 (1.06%) Jasmine
12 30 (1.03%) FlexUnit
13 27 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
14 26 (0.89%) Eclipse
15 25 (0.85%) Apache Ivy
15 25 (0.85%) Mockito
16 18 (0.62%) JUnit
16 18 (0.62%) Grunt
17 17 (0.58%) Selenium
17 17 (0.58%) Mercurial
General
1 772 (26.40%) Marketing
2 249 (8.52%) Finance
3 209 (7.15%) Advertising
4 171 (5.85%) Retail
5 141 (4.82%) Games
6 114 (3.90%) Publishing
7 81 (2.77%) Banking
8 73 (2.50%) Multimedia
9 69 (2.36%) Telecoms
10 50 (1.71%) Automotive
11 46 (1.57%) Manufacturing
12 30 (1.03%) Legal
13 21 (0.72%) Interactive Media
13 21 (0.72%) Law
14 15 (0.51%) Electronics
15 14 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.41%) Back Office
16 12 (0.41%) French Language
16 12 (0.41%) German Language
17 11 (0.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1093 (37.38%) Developer
2 1043 (35.67%) Designer
3 321 (10.98%) Web Developer
4 293 (10.02%) Front-End Developer
5 281 (9.61%) Web Designer
6 192 (6.57%) Digital Designer
7 186 (6.36%) UX Designer
8 170 (5.81%) Junior
9 149 (5.10%) Analyst
10 148 (5.06%) UI Designer
11 133 (4.55%) Senior Designer
12 131 (4.48%) Senior Developer
12 131 (4.48%) Graphic Designer
13 111 (3.80%) PHP Developer
14 106 (3.63%) Junior Developer
15 101 (3.45%) Consultant
16 83 (2.84%) Java Developer
17 76 (2.60%) Author
17 76 (2.60%) Technical Author
18 72 (2.46%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1800 (61.56%) HTML
2 1570 (53.69%) CSS
3 861 (29.45%) HTML5
4 790 (27.02%) jQuery
5 594 (20.31%) CSS3
6 352 (12.04%) Flash
7 259 (8.86%) XML
8 255 (8.72%) .NET
9 195 (6.67%) XHTML
10 191 (6.53%) Sass
11 171 (5.85%) Apache Flex
12 166 (5.68%) ASP.NET
13 155 (5.30%) Web Services
14 148 (5.06%) Ajax
15 122 (4.17%) LESS
16 116 (3.97%) AngularJS
17 99 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 95 (3.25%) JSON
19 91 (3.11%) J2EE
20 90 (3.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 908 (31.05%) User Experience
2 250 (8.55%) Graphic Design
3 219 (7.49%) Social Media
4 203 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 192 (6.57%) Mobile App
6 124 (4.24%) Animation
7 110 (3.76%) E-Learning
8 108 (3.69%) Computer Science
9 106 (3.63%) Digital Media
10 88 (3.01%) Open Source
11 78 (2.67%) Photography
12 65 (2.22%) W3C
13 59 (2.02%) Visualisation
14 49 (1.68%) RIA
15 44 (1.50%) iPhone
16 43 (1.47%) Blog
17 42 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
18 39 (1.33%) Video Editing
18 39 (1.33%) Smartphone
19 37 (1.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 306 (10.47%) Windows
2 200 (6.84%) Apple iOS
3 187 (6.40%) Android
4 163 (5.57%) Linux
5 75 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 61 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 53 (1.81%) Mac OS X
8 31 (1.06%) Windows XP
9 27 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (0.79%) UNIX
12 19 (0.65%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.44%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.38%) CentOS
15 10 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
16 9 (0.31%) Windows 2000
17 8 (0.27%) Windows Phone
18 7 (0.24%) SUSE
19 6 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 6 (0.21%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 471 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (14.74%) Web Design
3 398 (13.61%) Responsive Web Design
4 366 (12.52%) E-Commerce
5 339 (11.59%) Analytics
6 336 (11.49%) Web Development
7 281 (9.61%) MVC
8 275 (9.40%) SEO
9 251 (8.58%) OO
10 205 (7.01%) Content Management
11 197 (6.74%) Project Management
12 161 (5.51%) Web Analytics
13 155 (5.30%) Digital Marketing
13 155 (5.30%) TDD
14 146 (4.99%) CRM
15 116 (3.97%) Information Architecture
16 107 (3.66%) Email Marketing
17 106 (3.63%) Scrum
18 102 (3.49%) Unit Testing
19 98 (3.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1261 (43.13%) JavaScript
2 507 (17.34%) PHP
3 313 (10.70%) Java
4 262 (8.96%) SQL
5 192 (6.57%) C#
6 110 (3.76%) ActionScript
7 67 (2.29%) PHP5
8 62 (2.12%) ABAP
9 53 (1.81%) ActionScript 3.0
9 53 (1.81%) SAPscript
10 37 (1.27%) C
10 37 (1.27%) Python
11 35 (1.20%) T-SQL
12 32 (1.09%) C++
13 31 (1.06%) Objective-C
13 31 (1.06%) ActionScript 2.0
14 23 (0.79%) VB.NET
15 22 (0.75%) PL/SQL
16 20 (0.68%) Perl
17 17 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 463 (15.83%) Degree
2 87 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 80 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.31%) MOS
4 9 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.24%) PMP
6 7 (0.24%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.24%) HND
7 6 (0.21%) MBA
7 6 (0.21%) HNC
7 6 (0.21%) MCP
7 6 (0.21%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.17%) MCSE
8 5 (0.17%) MCSA
9 4 (0.14%) SAP Certification
10 3 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.10%) CCNA
11 2 (0.068%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.068%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (2.46%) QA
2 28 (0.96%) SLA
3 15 (0.51%) WAI
4 12 (0.41%) WCAG
5 7 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.10%) Section 508
8 2 (0.068%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 60 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 24 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.72%) vSphere
4 12 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.21%) IAG
7 5 (0.17%) Novell eDirectory
8 4 (0.14%) Samba
9 3 (0.10%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.068%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.034%) XenApp
11 1 (0.034%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.034%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.034%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 16 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 11 (0.38%) ZABBIX
3 10 (0.34%) Plesk
4 9 (0.31%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
5 5 (0.17%) OpenAM
6 4 (0.14%) cPanel
7 3 (0.10%) Cacti
7 3 (0.10%) OpenView
7 3 (0.10%) Nagios
7 3 (0.10%) Opsview
7 3 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.10%) Capistrano
7 3 (0.10%) Puppet
8 2 (0.068%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.068%) Graphite
8 2 (0.068%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.068%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.068%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.068%) SCCM
Vendors
1 420 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 202 (6.91%) Google
3 120 (4.10%) Oracle
4 103 (3.52%) SAP
5 94 (3.21%) IBM
6 89 (3.04%) Facebook
7 88 (3.01%) Apple
8 78 (2.67%) Twitter
9 61 (2.09%) Omniture
10 52 (1.78%) Sitecore
11 40 (1.37%) Zend
11 40 (1.37%) VMware
12 34 (1.16%) HP
13 31 (1.06%) Symantec
14 29 (0.99%) Cisco
15 28 (0.96%) Coremetrics
16 27 (0.92%) EMC
17 26 (0.89%) Open Text
17 26 (0.89%) Business Objects
17 26 (0.89%) Demandware
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 15% performance based bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ingatestone, Essex
Onpoint Design+Print
Salary: Excellent market rate + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ Competetive
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Edissero Ltd
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday