Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Adobe
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 144 171
Rank change year-on-year -17 +27 +21
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 61 74 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.08% 1.41% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.66% 3.09% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 55
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £47,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

Adobe is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2292 2391 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.64% 45.64% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1430 1715
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Adobe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in Scotland

Adobe
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Adobe in Scotland.

Salary trend for Adobe in Scotland

Adobe
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Adobe in Scotland

Adobe
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -3 30 £37,500 +25.00%
Edinburgh -27 22 £42,500 +6.92% 3
Dundee - 4 £35,000 -
Stirling -8 3 £45,000 -5.26%
West Lothian - 2 - -
Aberdeen -4 1 £50,000 +18.34%
Falkirk - 1 - -
Adobe
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Adobe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 35 (57.38%) User Experience
2 34 (55.74%) CSS
3 33 (54.10%) HTML
4 32 (52.46%) Photoshop
5 29 (47.54%) Adobe Illustrator
6 26 (42.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
8 21 (34.43%) Wireframes
9 15 (24.59%) Web Design
9 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (24.59%) jQuery
10 14 (22.95%) Prototyping
11 13 (21.31%) HTML5
12 12 (19.67%) Finance
12 12 (19.67%) Dreamweaver
13 10 (16.39%) Web Development
13 10 (16.39%) Front End Development
14 9 (14.75%) Axure RP
14 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
14 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
15 8 (13.11%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (13.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 7 (11.48%) React
16 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
16 7 (11.48%) Android
16 7 (11.48%) Degree
16 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
16 7 (11.48%) PHP
16 7 (11.48%) Java
16 7 (11.48%) Microsoft

Adobe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.84%) CMS
2 4 (6.56%) Apache
3 3 (4.92%) Drupal
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) WordPress
4 2 (3.28%) Moodle
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 32 (52.46%) Photoshop
2 29 (47.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (42.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (9.84%) Adobe After Effects
4 6 (9.84%) InVision
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (6.56%) InDesign
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (4.92%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (3.28%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (1.64%) Acrobat
8 1 (1.64%) FrameMaker
8 1 (1.64%) Lectora
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.56%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.92%) PaaS
5 2 (3.28%) OpenShift
5 2 (3.28%) SaaS
6 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) HTTPS
1 4 (6.56%) SSL
2 2 (3.28%) Intranet
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) LDAP
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) MySQL
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Dreamweaver
2 9 (14.75%) Axure RP
2 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.20%) Subversion
4 4 (6.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (4.92%) Grunt
5 3 (4.92%) gulp
5 3 (4.92%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 2 (3.28%) Bower
6 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.64%) webpack
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Marketing
3 4 (6.56%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Games
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (50.82%) Designer
2 22 (36.07%) Developer
2 22 (36.07%) UX Designer
3 9 (14.75%) UI Designer
4 7 (11.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (11.48%) Lead Designer
5 6 (9.84%) Lead UX Designer
5 6 (9.84%) UI/UX Designer
6 5 (8.20%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (8.20%) HTML Developer
6 5 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (8.20%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Digital Designer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior UX Designer
8 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) CSS
2 33 (54.10%) HTML
3 15 (24.59%) jQuery
4 13 (21.31%) HTML5
5 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
6 7 (11.48%) React
7 6 (9.84%) CSS3
8 5 (8.20%) Ajax
8 5 (8.20%) LAMP
9 4 (6.56%) Django
9 4 (6.56%) JSON
9 4 (6.56%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.92%) LESS
11 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.28%) Browserify
11 2 (3.28%) Entity Framework
11 2 (3.28%) React Native
11 2 (3.28%) Sass
11 2 (3.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (57.38%) User Experience
2 6 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (8.20%) Graphic Design
3 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.56%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.28%) Animation
6 2 (3.28%) e-Learning
6 2 (3.28%) Learning Management System
6 2 (3.28%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.64%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.64%) PKI
7 1 (1.64%) SCORM
7 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.64%) Social Media
7 1 (1.64%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Android
2 6 (9.84%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Wireframes
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.59%) Web Design
3 14 (22.95%) Prototyping
4 10 (16.39%) Front End Development
4 10 (16.39%) Web Development
5 8 (13.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
7 6 (9.84%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 6 (9.84%) Strategic Thinking
7 6 (9.84%) User Stories
8 5 (8.20%) Customer-Centricity
8 5 (8.20%) Human Factors
8 5 (8.20%) Mobile First
8 5 (8.20%) MVC
9 4 (6.56%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (6.56%) Content Management
9 4 (6.56%) OO
10 3 (4.92%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.48%) Java
2 7 (11.48%) PHP
3 5 (8.20%) SQL
4 4 (6.56%) Ruby
5 3 (4.92%) ES6
6 2 (3.28%) C#
6 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.64%) ABAP
7 1 (1.64%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Apigee
2 2 (3.28%) Blackboard
2 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.64%) Citrix
3 1 (1.64%) HP
3 1 (1.64%) Motorola
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.64%) SAP
3 1 (1.64%) Zend