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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 77 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 4 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.63% 2.90% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 5.31% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 0
Average salary £17,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
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
368 207 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 57.95% 54.62% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 266 161 132
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 24 November 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (50.00%) Web Design
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) User Experience
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) InDesign
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Content Management
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Graphic Design
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) WordPress
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Social Media
6 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
6 1 (10.00%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (10.00%) Hitwise

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) WordPress
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) InDesign
4 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (10.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) SiteCatalyst
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Junior
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Graphic Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Front-End Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Designer
4 1 (10.00%) UX Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Graphic Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Designer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) LESS
5 1 (10.00%) Kendo UI
5 1 (10.00%) Flash
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (10.00%) Video Editing
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) UX Design
4 1 (10.00%) Online Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Qualitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Macromedia
2 1 (10.00%) Telerik
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Coremetrics
2 1 (10.00%) Hitwise
2 1 (10.00%) comScore
2 1 (10.00%) IBM