Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Acrobat skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Acrobat over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1138 1111 1198
Rank change year-on-year -27 +87 -22
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 60 107 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.057% 0.050%
As % of the Applications category 0.39% 0.65% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 50 93 123
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,350 £21,700
90th Percentile £57,500 £45,250 £45,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +9.38%

Acrobat is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15493 16507 21642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.69% 8.75% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12068 13535 17337
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% -2.99% +3.08%

Acrobat
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Acrobat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Acrobat over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England -7 58 £37,500 - 4
UK excluding London +15 38 £37,500 +3.45% 1
London -18 21 £50,000 +14.94% 3
Midlands +46 20 £50,000 +122.22%
West Midlands +27 19 £50,000 +122.22%
South East +49 10 £21,500 -38.57% 1
North of England -21 4 £30,000 -20.00%
North West -23 4 £30,000 -20.00%
East of England +15 3 £35,000 -56.25%
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Acrobat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 47 (78.33%) Adobe
2 30 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (36.67%) Windows
5 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 16 (26.67%) Degree
7 15 (25.00%) Law
7 15 (25.00%) Oracle
8 14 (23.33%) Workflow
8 14 (23.33%) iManage
9 13 (21.67%) Publishing
10 12 (20.00%) Graphic Design
10 12 (20.00%) Java
10 12 (20.00%) Project Management
10 12 (20.00%) RoboHelp
10 12 (20.00%) PaintShop Pro
10 12 (20.00%) Case Management
10 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 11 (18.33%) Information Architecture
11 11 (18.33%) SDLC
11 11 (18.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (18.33%) UML
11 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Excel
11 11 (18.33%) Hibernate
11 11 (18.33%) Web Design
12 10 (16.67%) HTML
13 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
13 9 (15.00%) Legal
13 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
14 8 (13.33%) XML

Acrobat
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) CMS
2 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (20.00%) PaintShop Pro
3 12 (20.00%) RoboHelp
4 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 5 (8.33%) Photoshop
5 5 (8.33%) Snagit
6 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (3.33%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (3.33%) InDesign
8 1 (1.67%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (1.67%) FrameMaker
8 1 (1.67%) MicroStation
8 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Infor M3
1 2 (3.33%) Magento
1 2 (3.33%) NetSuite
1 2 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (3.33%) Sage 200
1 2 (3.33%) Shopify
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Mimecast
2 2 (3.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) VPN
2 5 (8.33%) Internet
3 3 (5.00%) Intranet
3 3 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.67%) 4G
5 1 (1.67%) DHCP
5 1 (1.67%) DNS
5 1 (1.67%) Firewall
5 1 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.67%) Skype
5 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Xcode
General
1 15 (25.00%) Law
2 13 (21.67%) Publishing
3 11 (18.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (15.00%) Legal
5 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.00%) Billing
6 3 (5.00%) Finance
6 3 (5.00%) Marketing
7 2 (3.33%) General Ledger
7 2 (3.33%) Retail
8 1 (1.67%) Banking
8 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Author
1 20 (33.33%) Technical Author
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Architect
3 11 (18.33%) Technical Architect
4 7 (11.67%) Team Leader
5 6 (10.00%) Legal Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.67%) IT Technician
7 4 (6.67%) Service Desk Technician
7 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Junior
9 2 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) Hibernate
2 10 (16.67%) HTML
3 8 (13.33%) XML
4 7 (11.67%) CSS
5 2 (3.33%) COM
5 2 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (1.67%) CSS3
6 1 (1.67%) DOM
6 1 (1.67%) Flash
6 1 (1.67%) jQuery
6 1 (1.67%) Node.js
6 1 (1.67%) REST
6 1 (1.67%) XHTML
6 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Graphic Design
2 4 (6.67%) SCADA
2 4 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.67%) Contactless
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.67%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.67%) PDA
4 1 (1.67%) SCORM
4 1 (1.67%) Social Media
4 1 (1.67%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (15.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.67%) Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Workflow
2 12 (20.00%) Case Management
2 12 (20.00%) Project Management
3 11 (18.33%) Information Architecture
3 11 (18.33%) SDLC
3 11 (18.33%) UML
3 11 (18.33%) Web Design
4 6 (10.00%) ITIL
5 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.67%) Content Management
6 4 (6.67%) Statistics
7 3 (5.00%) Time Management
7 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (3.33%) Disk Encryption
8 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.33%) ITSM
8 2 (3.33%) Line Management
8 2 (3.33%) Software Licensing
9 1 (1.67%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) Java
2 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.33%) SQL
4 3 (5.00%) C
5 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.67%) PHP
5 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) VirtualBox
2 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 47 (78.33%) Adobe
2 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (25.00%) Oracle
4 14 (23.33%) iManage
5 4 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (3.33%) Apple
6 2 (3.33%) Citrix
6 2 (3.33%) Interwoven
6 2 (3.33%) Remedy
6 2 (3.33%) Sage