The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West Midlands 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe
Rank 160 144 141
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 37 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 1.16% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 2.28% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 41
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +8.33%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2377 2549 2336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.07% 50.89% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 2097 1930
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,675
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Adobe
England

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Adobe across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Adobe
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Adobe across the West Midlands region.

Adobe Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Adobe
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Adobe across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Adobe Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Adobe
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire +11 11 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Coventry +16 10 £45,000 +20.00%
Birmingham -3 8 £32,500 +2.36% 4
Staffordshire -7 3 £22,500 -21.73% 3
Sutton Coldfield +14 1 £30,000 -
Warwickshire -8 1 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Herefordshire -10 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Wolverhampton - 1 £30,000 -
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
Adobe
England

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 71 (77.17%) HTML
2 64 (69.57%) CSS
3 44 (47.83%) Photoshop
4 40 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 34 (36.96%) jQuery
6 31 (33.70%) HTML5
6 31 (33.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 27 (29.35%) Marketing
8 19 (20.65%) Social Media
9 18 (19.57%) Web Design
10 17 (18.48%) Workflow
10 17 (18.48%) CRM
10 17 (18.48%) ABAP
10 17 (18.48%) SAP
11 16 (17.39%) PHP
11 16 (17.39%) Dreamweaver
11 16 (17.39%) CSS3
12 15 (16.30%) E-Commerce
12 15 (16.30%) Flash
12 15 (16.30%) C#
13 14 (15.22%) Finance
13 14 (15.22%) Web Dynpro
14 13 (14.13%) .NET
15 12 (13.04%) Content Management
15 12 (13.04%) SAP xRPM
16 11 (11.96%) Digital Media
16 11 (11.96%) Asset Management
17 10 (10.87%) Web Development
17 10 (10.87%) Graphic Design
17 10 (10.87%) MySQL

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (7.61%) WordPress
2 6 (6.52%) CMS
2 6 (6.52%) iPlanet
2 6 (6.52%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.43%) Drupal
3 5 (5.43%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.09%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (47.83%) Photoshop
2 31 (33.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (9.78%) InDesign
4 7 (7.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (5.43%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.09%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (1.09%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (1.09%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 12 (13.04%) SAP xRPM
2 5 (5.43%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.43%) Magento
3 1 (1.09%) Fredhopper
3 1 (1.09%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) Intranet
2 6 (6.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) MySQL
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.17%) Flash Builder
4 1 (1.09%) Ant
4 1 (1.09%) Toad
4 1 (1.09%) Maven
General
1 27 (29.35%) Marketing
2 14 (15.22%) Finance
3 6 (6.52%) Retail
4 4 (4.35%) Games
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (57.61%) Developer
2 34 (36.96%) Designer
3 27 (29.35%) Web Developer
4 23 (25.00%) Web Designer
5 16 (17.39%) Front-End Developer
6 14 (15.22%) Graphic Designer
7 10 (10.87%) ABAP Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Front-End Web Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Junior
8 7 (7.61%) Junior Web Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Junior Developer
8 7 (7.61%) SAP Developer
9 6 (6.52%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (6.52%) ABAP Consultant
9 6 (6.52%) Consultant
9 6 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Graduate
10 5 (5.43%) Photoshop Designer
11 4 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (77.17%) HTML
2 64 (69.57%) CSS
3 34 (36.96%) jQuery
4 31 (33.70%) HTML5
5 16 (17.39%) CSS3
6 15 (16.30%) Flash
7 14 (15.22%) Web Dynpro
8 13 (14.13%) .NET
9 10 (10.87%) XML
10 4 (4.35%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.26%) SAP Business Workflow
11 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.26%) Web Services
11 3 (3.26%) XHTML
11 3 (3.26%) SAP ALE
12 2 (2.17%) WCF
12 2 (2.17%) JSON
12 2 (2.17%) XSLT
12 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (2.17%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Social Media
2 11 (11.96%) Digital Media
3 10 (10.87%) Graphic Design
4 6 (6.52%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.43%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.09%) iPhone
7 1 (1.09%) iPad
7 1 (1.09%) W3C
7 1 (1.09%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.09%) Life Science
7 1 (1.09%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.70%) Linux
2 6 (6.52%) UNIX
3 3 (3.26%) Windows
4 2 (2.17%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) Web Design
2 17 (18.48%) Workflow
2 17 (18.48%) CRM
3 15 (16.30%) E-Commerce
4 12 (13.04%) Content Management
5 11 (11.96%) Asset Management
6 10 (10.87%) Web Development
7 9 (9.78%) SEO
8 7 (7.61%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (5.43%) Analytics
9 5 (5.43%) Web Analytics
10 4 (4.35%) MVC
10 4 (4.35%) OO
10 4 (4.35%) Email Marketing
11 3 (3.26%) SAP Implementation
12 2 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (1.09%) Online Marketing
13 1 (1.09%) User Experience Design
13 1 (1.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 1 (1.09%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 17 (18.48%) ABAP
3 16 (17.39%) PHP
4 15 (16.30%) C#
5 8 (8.70%) ActionScript
5 8 (8.70%) Java
5 8 (8.70%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (4.35%) PHP5
7 2 (2.17%) J#
7 2 (2.17%) VB
7 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.09%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.09%) C++
8 1 (1.09%) SQL
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) HND
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) SAP
2 7 (7.61%) Macromedia
3 5 (5.43%) Google
4 2 (2.17%) Apple
5 1 (1.09%) Demandware
5 1 (1.09%) hybris
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle
5 1 (1.09%) Sony
5 1 (1.09%) Nokia
5 1 (1.09%) IBM
5 1 (1.09%) ATG
5 1 (1.09%) Endeca
5 1 (1.09%) Intershop
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pure People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits - See Job Spec
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Smart Recruit Online
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits - See Job Spec
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits / training
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Birmingham, Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Existent Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 DOE
Posted: 20 days ago