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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 95 90 79
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 3 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 0.99% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 2.28% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 10
Average salary £25,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £50,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £55,000 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -6.15%
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
570 569 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 43.75% 43.27% 51.24%
Number of salaries quoted 509 510 476
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
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 15 September 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
South Wales -6 2 £23,750 -56.81%
North Wales -2 1 £25,000 -19.35%
Adobe
UK

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 13 (68.42%) Java
1 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) SOA
2 12 (63.16%) IBM
2 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
2 12 (63.16%) FileNet
2 12 (63.16%) Hibernate
2 12 (63.16%) Scrum
2 12 (63.16%) RUP
2 12 (63.16%) DSDM
2 12 (63.16%) SOAP
2 12 (63.16%) Web Services
2 12 (63.16%) XML
2 12 (63.16%) XSLT
2 12 (63.16%) OOA/OOD
2 12 (63.16%) OO
2 12 (63.16%) J2EE
2 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) Pair Programming
2 12 (63.16%) Spring
2 12 (63.16%) JSF
2 12 (63.16%) Release Management
2 12 (63.16%) Unit Testing
2 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (63.16%) Groovy
2 12 (63.16%) LiveCycle
2 12 (63.16%) Scala

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 12 (63.16%) FileNet
1 12 (63.16%) LiveCycle
2 11 (57.89%) Confluence
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) WebTrends
1 4 (21.05%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
1 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
2 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
2 11 (57.89%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Subversion
1 11 (57.89%) Maven
1 11 (57.89%) JIRA
1 11 (57.89%) Hudson
1 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Consultant
3 8 (42.11%) Programmer
3 8 (42.11%) Java Consultant
3 8 (42.11%) Java Programmer
3 8 (42.11%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Web Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Designer
7 1 (5.26%) IT Trainer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) SOAP
1 12 (63.16%) Web Services
1 12 (63.16%) XML
1 12 (63.16%) XSLT
1 12 (63.16%) Hibernate
1 12 (63.16%) Spring
1 12 (63.16%) JSF
1 12 (63.16%) J2EE
1 12 (63.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) OOA/OOD
1 12 (63.16%) OO
1 12 (63.16%) RUP
1 12 (63.16%) DSDM
1 12 (63.16%) SOA
1 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (63.16%) TDD
1 12 (63.16%) Pair Programming
1 12 (63.16%) Release Management
1 12 (63.16%) Unit Testing
1 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (63.16%) Scrum
1 12 (63.16%) DevOps
1 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
2 11 (57.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Web Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Groovy
2 12 (63.16%) Scala
2 12 (63.16%) Clojure
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCT
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) IBM
2 12 (63.16%) Twitter
3 4 (21.05%) Google
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle