The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 87 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 14 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.04% 1.57% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 2.54% 3.21% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 12
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -52.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Adobe
UK

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
552 685 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 41.19% 48.79% 49.35%
Number of salaries quoted 462 547 503
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Adobe
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Adobe across the Wales region.

Adobe Salary Trend in Wales

Adobe
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Adobe Salary Histogram in Wales

Adobe
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
South Wales 0 13 £24,250 -3.00%
North Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Adobe
UK

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) Photoshop
4 14 (63.64%) CSS
5 11 (50.00%) MVC
6 10 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (40.91%) PHP
8 8 (36.36%) User Experience
9 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (31.82%) Marketing
9 7 (31.82%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (31.82%) jQuery
9 7 (31.82%) Google
10 6 (27.27%) Ajax
10 6 (27.27%) Web Development
10 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 6 (27.27%) MS Office
10 6 (27.27%) XML
10 6 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (27.27%) HTML5
10 6 (27.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 6 (27.27%) Axure RP
11 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
11 5 (22.73%) .NET
12 4 (18.18%) MySQL
12 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 4 (18.18%) Sybase
12 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
12 4 (18.18%) Crystal Reports

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 3 (13.64%) CMS
1 3 (13.64%) WordPress
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Photoshop
2 10 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (27.27%) MS Office
4 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 2 (9.09%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
1 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Axure RP
1 6 (27.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Designer
3 6 (27.27%) UI Designer
3 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 5 (22.73%) UI/UX Designer
4 5 (22.73%) UX Designer
5 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Author
6 2 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Author
6 2 (9.09%) Web Designer
7 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 14 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) jQuery
4 6 (27.27%) Ajax
4 6 (27.27%) HTML5
4 6 (27.27%) XML
5 5 (22.73%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
6 4 (18.18%) Apache Flex
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.09%) CSS3
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) RESTful
7 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
8 1 (4.55%) Flash
8 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) User Experience
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
3 2 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (27.27%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Email Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 2 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) SEO
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Typography
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Web Design
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Error Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) PHP
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) Delphi
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Google
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) ATG
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) hybris
4 1 (4.55%) IBM