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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 61 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 0.99% 2.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 1.71% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £30,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
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
273 292 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 50.18% 57.71% 49.17%
Number of salaries quoted 234 193 145
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (47.62%) HTML
1 10 (47.62%) Photoshop
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
1 10 (47.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (47.62%) Marketing
2 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
3 7 (33.33%) XHTML
3 7 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (28.57%) Skype
4 6 (28.57%) Final Cut Pro
4 6 (28.57%) Lync
4 6 (28.57%) Software Deployment
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 6 (28.57%) Internet
4 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 6 (28.57%) DHCP
4 6 (28.57%) VPN
4 6 (28.57%) DNS
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (28.57%) Graphic Design
4 6 (28.57%) Animation
4 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Mobile

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (28.57%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (47.62%) Photoshop
2 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
3 7 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (28.57%) Adobe After Effects
4 6 (28.57%) Final Cut Pro
4 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (9.52%) FrameMaker
5 2 (9.52%) MS Office
5 2 (9.52%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (4.76%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
1 6 (28.57%) Skype
1 6 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (47.62%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Designer
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
1 6 (28.57%) Digital Designer
1 6 (28.57%) Junior
1 6 (28.57%) Junior Designer
1 6 (28.57%) Junior Digital Designer
1 6 (28.57%) Junior Photoshop Designer
1 6 (28.57%) Photoshop Designer
2 5 (23.81%) Desktop Support
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Active Directory Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) XHTML
3 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (19.05%) jQuery
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (14.29%) CSS3
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (14.29%) WCF
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
5 2 (9.52%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) OLE
6 1 (4.76%) REST
6 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Animation
1 6 (28.57%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
1 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
1 6 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
1 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 6 (28.57%) Software Deployment
1 6 (28.57%) Web Design
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Data Management
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
1 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft