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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 65 45 59
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 3 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.55% 4.21% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 7.77% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £28,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £30,800 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £32,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
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
329 206 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 60.81% 54.21% 66.49%
Number of salaries quoted 221 148 147
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 19 September 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 15 (55.56%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) CSS
3 12 (44.44%) Marketing
3 12 (44.44%) HTML5
4 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
4 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 11 (40.74%) Java
5 10 (37.04%) MS Office
5 10 (37.04%) Project Management
5 10 (37.04%) SLA
5 10 (37.04%) Marketing Strategy
6 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
6 8 (29.63%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (29.63%) EDI
6 8 (29.63%) SAPscript
6 8 (29.63%) SAP
6 8 (29.63%) OO
6 8 (29.63%) ABAP
6 8 (29.63%) Workflow
6 8 (29.63%) Web Dynpro
6 8 (29.63%) SAP Smart Forms
7 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
8 6 (22.22%) Sybase
8 6 (22.22%) jQuery
9 4 (14.81%) MVC
9 4 (14.81%) ATG
9 4 (14.81%) Web Development
9 4 (14.81%) Spring
9 4 (14.81%) Maven

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (14.81%) Apache
1 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (37.04%) MS Office
3 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
3 3 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.70%) InDesign
5 1 (3.70%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Fredhopper
2 2 (7.41%) SAP APO
2 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
2 2 (7.41%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Ant
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
1 4 (14.81%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) ABAP Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Account Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Development Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Java Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Designer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Designer
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Web Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) UI Designer
6 1 (3.70%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.70%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) CSS
2 12 (44.44%) HTML5
3 8 (29.63%) EDI
3 8 (29.63%) Web Dynpro
3 8 (29.63%) SAP Smart Forms
4 6 (22.22%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) JPA
5 4 (14.81%) J2EE
5 4 (14.81%) Spring
5 4 (14.81%) Spring MVC
5 4 (14.81%) Struts
6 1 (3.70%) Flash
6 1 (3.70%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) LESS
6 1 (3.70%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.81%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.70%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Project Management
1 10 (37.04%) Marketing Strategy
2 8 (29.63%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (29.63%) OO
2 8 (29.63%) Workflow
3 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.81%) MVC
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Qualitative Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Web Design
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Web Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) User Experience Design
6 1 (3.70%) Online Marketing
6 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) SAPscript
3 8 (29.63%) ABAP
4 2 (7.41%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) SAP
3 6 (22.22%) Sybase
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) ATG
4 4 (14.81%) Endeca
4 4 (14.81%) hybris
4 4 (14.81%) Demandware
5 2 (7.41%) Hitwise
5 2 (7.41%) comScore
5 2 (7.41%) Google
5 2 (7.41%) Coremetrics
5 2 (7.41%) IBM
6 1 (3.70%) Telerik
6 1 (3.70%) Macromedia