The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 61 70 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 17 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.95% 0.75% 4.92%
As % of the Vendors category 4.83% 1.22% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 9
Average salary £45,000 £28,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.29% -13.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +4.91%
Adobe
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
352 328 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 61.11% 61.77% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 275 223 141
Average salary £47,500 £49,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.55% +23.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £84,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Adobe
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Adobe Salary Trend in Watford

Adobe
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the Watford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Adobe Salary Histogram in Watford

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 25 (78.13%) HTML
2 24 (75.00%) CSS
3 18 (56.25%) E-Commerce
4 16 (50.00%) Degree
5 15 (46.88%) MVC
6 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 14 (43.75%) Photoshop
7 13 (40.63%) Web Design
7 13 (40.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (37.50%) jQuery
9 11 (34.38%) HTML5
10 10 (31.25%) Web Development
10 10 (31.25%) XHTML
11 8 (25.00%) Web Services
11 8 (25.00%) C#
11 8 (25.00%) .NET
11 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (25.00%) Subversion
11 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
11 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
12 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
12 7 (21.88%) User Experience
12 7 (21.88%) SDLC
12 7 (21.88%) hybris
12 7 (21.88%) Demandware
12 7 (21.88%) Fredhopper
12 7 (21.88%) JPA

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 7 (21.88%) Apache
1 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
1 7 (21.88%) WebSphere
2 6 (18.75%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Photoshop
2 13 (40.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (15.63%) Adobe After Effects
4 5 (15.63%) Final Cut Pro
5 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
5 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (6.25%) FrameMaker
7 1 (3.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (9.38%) iBeacon
3 1 (3.13%) Skype
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Subversion
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) Maven
2 7 (21.88%) Ant
2 7 (21.88%) Eclipse
3 5 (15.63%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.38%) Xcode
4 3 (9.38%) CocoaPods
General
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
1 7 (21.88%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Games
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Junior
2 10 (31.25%) Designer
2 10 (31.25%) Junior Designer
3 7 (21.88%) Lead Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Web Designer
5 5 (15.63%) Digital Designer
5 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Junior Web Designer
5 5 (15.63%) Photoshop Designer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) iOS Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) HTML
2 24 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (37.50%) jQuery
4 11 (34.38%) HTML5
5 10 (31.25%) XHTML
6 8 (25.00%) Web Services
6 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 7 (21.88%) J2EE
7 7 (21.88%) Spring
7 7 (21.88%) Spring MVC
7 7 (21.88%) JPA
7 7 (21.88%) Struts
8 5 (15.63%) REST
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
8 5 (15.63%) SOAP
9 3 (9.38%) iOS SDK
9 3 (9.38%) Middleware
9 3 (9.38%) Cocoa Touch
9 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (21.88%) User Experience
3 5 (15.63%) Graphic Design
3 5 (15.63%) Animation
4 3 (9.38%) iPhone
4 3 (9.38%) iPad
5 1 (3.13%) iDTV
5 1 (3.13%) W3C
5 1 (3.13%) Video Editing
5 1 (3.13%) Copywriting
5 1 (3.13%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Android
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) E-Commerce
2 15 (46.88%) MVC
3 13 (40.63%) Web Design
4 10 (31.25%) Web Development
5 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (21.88%) SDLC
7 6 (18.75%) Memory Management
7 6 (18.75%) Time Management
7 6 (18.75%) Content Management
7 6 (18.75%) Mobile Commerce
7 6 (18.75%) Migration
7 6 (18.75%) OOP
7 6 (18.75%) OO
8 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (15.63%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (15.63%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (15.63%) DevOps
9 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) Objective-C
4 3 (9.38%) Apple Swift
4 3 (9.38%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
1 7 (21.88%) IBM
1 7 (21.88%) Endeca
1 7 (21.88%) hybris
1 7 (21.88%) Demandware
1 7 (21.88%) ATG
1 7 (21.88%) Intershop
2 3 (9.38%) Apple
2 3 (9.38%) Xamarin
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Omniture