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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe
Rank 65 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.34% 1.49% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% 2.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
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
304 213 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 58.13% 52.72% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 202 156 161
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 January 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 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
3 6 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (54.55%) Web Design
3 6 (54.55%) User Experience
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Qualitative Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Tableau
4 4 (36.36%) Google Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Tealeaf
4 4 (36.36%) Hitwise
4 4 (36.36%) comScore
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Web Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (36.36%) Google
4 4 (36.36%) Coremetrics
4 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
5 3 (27.27%) InDesign
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
6 2 (18.18%) WordPress
6 2 (18.18%) Social Media
6 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) Content Management

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
1 6 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (27.27%) InDesign
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Junior
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Web Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Graphic Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Front-End Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Graphic Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) LESS
4 1 (9.09%) Kendo UI
4 1 (9.09%) Flash
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
3 2 (18.18%) Social Media
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
4 1 (9.09%) Video Editing
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Web Design
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Web Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Qualitative Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) UX Design
5 1 (9.09%) Online Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
1 4 (36.36%) Google
1 4 (36.36%) Coremetrics
1 4 (36.36%) Tealeaf
1 4 (36.36%) Hitwise
1 4 (36.36%) comScore
1 4 (36.36%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Macromedia
2 1 (9.09%) Telerik