The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Watford region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 66 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 12 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.06% 5.57% 2.92%
As % of the Vendors category 3.10% 9.00% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 10
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
387 200 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 66.49% 61.92% 66.76%
Number of salaries quoted 266 141 135
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Adobe
Hertfordshire

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 28 July 2014.

Adobe Salary Histogram in Watford

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (69.77%) JavaScript
1 30 (69.77%) HTML
2 28 (65.12%) CSS
3 21 (48.84%) HTML5
4 20 (46.51%) jQuery
5 17 (39.53%) Marketing
6 16 (37.21%) Java
7 13 (30.23%) MVC
8 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
8 12 (27.91%) Oracle
8 12 (27.91%) Photoshop
8 12 (27.91%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (25.58%) Web Dynpro
9 11 (25.58%) SAP Smart Forms
9 11 (25.58%) Mobile App
9 11 (25.58%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (25.58%) MS Office
9 11 (25.58%) SAP
9 11 (25.58%) OO
9 11 (25.58%) ABAP
9 11 (25.58%) EDI
9 11 (25.58%) SAPscript
9 11 (25.58%) Workflow
9 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
10 10 (23.26%) Project Management
10 10 (23.26%) Dreamweaver
10 10 (23.26%) SLA
10 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
10 10 (23.26%) Marketing Strategy
11 8 (18.60%) Web Development

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (16.28%) Apache
1 7 (16.28%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.30%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Photoshop
1 12 (27.91%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (25.58%) MS Office
3 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
4 7 (16.28%) Fireworks
5 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (2.33%) AutoCAD
6 1 (2.33%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Fredhopper
2 3 (6.98%) SAP APO
3 2 (4.65%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.63%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.30%) DTS
4 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.98%) SAP HANA
6 1 (2.33%) MySQL
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Dreamweaver
2 7 (16.28%) Ant
2 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
2 7 (16.28%) Maven
3 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 17 (39.53%) Marketing
2 5 (11.63%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Games
4 3 (6.98%) Finance
5 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Team Leader
2 7 (16.28%) Development Team Leader
2 7 (16.28%) Java Team Leader
2 7 (16.28%) Designer
3 6 (13.95%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) ABAP Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Account Manager
4 5 (11.63%) ABAP Developer
4 5 (11.63%) SAP Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Web Designer
7 2 (4.65%) Web Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Junior
8 1 (2.33%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) HTML
2 28 (65.12%) CSS
3 21 (48.84%) HTML5
4 20 (46.51%) jQuery
5 11 (25.58%) Web Dynpro
5 11 (25.58%) SAP Smart Forms
5 11 (25.58%) EDI
6 7 (16.28%) J2EE
6 7 (16.28%) Struts
6 7 (16.28%) XHTML
6 7 (16.28%) Spring
6 7 (16.28%) JPA
6 7 (16.28%) Spring MVC
7 6 (13.95%) .NET
7 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
7 6 (13.95%) CSS3
8 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.30%) JSON
10 1 (2.33%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.95%) Graphic Design
3 4 (9.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Windows NT
1 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.33%) SUSE
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) MVC
2 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
3 11 (25.58%) Mobile Application Development
3 11 (25.58%) OO
3 11 (25.58%) Workflow
4 10 (23.26%) Project Management
4 10 (23.26%) Marketing Strategy
5 8 (18.60%) Web Development
6 6 (13.95%) Web Design
7 4 (9.30%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (4.65%) Qualitative Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) Web Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) Analytics
9 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.33%) TDD
9 1 (2.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) JavaScript
2 16 (37.21%) Java
3 11 (25.58%) ABAP
3 11 (25.58%) SAPscript
4 6 (13.95%) C#
4 6 (13.95%) SQL
5 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) VBA
7 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle
2 11 (25.58%) SAP
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.60%) Sybase
4 7 (16.28%) ATG
4 7 (16.28%) Endeca
4 7 (16.28%) hybris
4 7 (16.28%) Demandware
5 4 (9.30%) Facebook
5 4 (9.30%) Twitter
6 2 (4.65%) Hitwise
6 2 (4.65%) comScore
6 2 (4.65%) Google
6 2 (4.65%) Coremetrics
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Macromedia