Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1117 1071 1166
Rank change year-on-year -46 +95 -25
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 62 109 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.062% 0.057%
As % of the Applications category 0.42% 0.72% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 54 92 121
UK median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +19.05% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,525 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +19.05% +5.00%

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 14,672 15,039 20,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.54% 8.55% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11,573 12,322 16,385
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,927 £33,000
% change year-on-year -1.30% -0.22% +1.54%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 -34 60 £35,000 -6.67% 14
UK excluding London -24 34 £30,000 -20.00% 8
London -12 27 £35,625 -5.00% 6
South East +6 14 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Midlands +31 13 £37,500 +50.00%
West Midlands +12 12 £37,500 +66.67%
East of England +10 4 £35,000 -56.25% 4
North of England -17 2 £31,250 -16.67% 2
North West -28 2 £31,250 -16.67% 2
East Midlands +23 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 38 (61.29%) Adobe
2 32 (51.61%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (40.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 23 (37.10%) Law
4 23 (37.10%) Windows
5 21 (33.87%) iManage
6 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 19 (30.65%) HTML
8 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Excel
9 17 (27.42%) Legal
9 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
9 17 (27.42%) CSS
10 15 (24.19%) Degree
11 14 (22.58%) Photoshop
12 13 (20.97%) Windows 10
13 12 (19.35%) HTML5
13 12 (19.35%) Workflow
14 11 (17.74%) SCORM
14 11 (17.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 11 (17.74%) Web Development
14 11 (17.74%) PHP
14 11 (17.74%) RoboHelp
14 11 (17.74%) Project Management
14 11 (17.74%) MongoDB
14 11 (17.74%) jQuery
14 11 (17.74%) Node.js
14 11 (17.74%) CSS3
14 11 (17.74%) Case Management
15 10 (16.13%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 10 (16.13%) MEAN Stack

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 4 (6.45%) CMS
1 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (51.61%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (40.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (22.58%) Photoshop
5 11 (17.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (17.74%) RoboHelp
6 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
6 5 (8.06%) Snagit
7 4 (6.45%) PaintShop Pro
8 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (3.23%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (1.61%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (1.61%) FrameMaker
10 1 (1.61%) InDesign
10 1 (1.61%) MicroStation
10 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) NetSuite
1 2 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.61%) Magento
2 1 (1.61%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.61%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Wireless
2 5 (8.06%) Internet
2 5 (8.06%) VPN
3 3 (4.84%) Intranet
4 2 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (1.61%) 4G
5 1 (1.61%) DHCP
5 1 (1.61%) DNS
5 1 (1.61%) Firewall
5 1 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.61%) Skype
5 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.61%) WAN
5 1 (1.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) MongoDB
2 10 (16.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (37.10%) Law
2 17 (27.42%) Legal
3 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.45%) Publishing
5 3 (4.84%) Billing
5 3 (4.84%) Finance
5 3 (4.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.23%) Marketing
7 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.61%) Retail
7 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Analyst
2 12 (19.35%) Developer
3 11 (17.74%) Author
3 11 (17.74%) Support Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Technical Author
4 10 (16.13%) Help Desk Support
4 10 (16.13%) PHP Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Help Desk Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Team Leader
6 7 (11.29%) Trainer
7 6 (9.68%) Legal Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) IT Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Applications Support
9 4 (6.45%) Service Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Architect
10 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
11 2 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
11 2 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) HTML
2 17 (27.42%) CSS
3 12 (19.35%) HTML5
4 11 (17.74%) CSS3
4 11 (17.74%) jQuery
4 11 (17.74%) Node.js
5 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
5 10 (16.13%) LAMP
5 10 (16.13%) MEAN Stack
5 10 (16.13%) React
5 10 (16.13%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 6 (9.68%) XML
7 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.61%) COM
8 1 (1.61%) EDI
8 1 (1.61%) REST
8 1 (1.61%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) SCORM
2 8 (12.90%) Blackberry
2 8 (12.90%) iPhone
3 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.06%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (6.45%) Graphic Design
5 4 (6.45%) SCADA
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.61%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.61%) iPad
6 1 (1.61%) PDA
6 1 (1.61%) Social Media
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
6 1 (1.61%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Windows 10
3 7 (11.29%) Android
4 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.61%) Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Workflow
2 11 (17.74%) Case Management
2 11 (17.74%) Project Management
2 11 (17.74%) Web Development
3 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (6.45%) Content Management
3 4 (6.45%) Statistics
3 4 (6.45%) Time Management
4 3 (4.84%) Information Architecture
4 3 (4.84%) SDLC
4 3 (4.84%) UML
4 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (4.84%) Web Design
5 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.23%) ITSM
5 2 (3.23%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.61%) Business Development
6 1 (1.61%) Data Security
6 1 (1.61%) Network Design
6 1 (1.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.74%) PHP
3 6 (9.68%) SQL
4 4 (6.45%) Java
5 3 (4.84%) C
6 1 (1.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VirtualBox
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (61.29%) Adobe
2 21 (33.87%) iManage
3 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.90%) Oracle
5 7 (11.29%) Cisco
6 4 (6.45%) VMware
7 3 (4.84%) Citrix
7 3 (4.84%) Interwoven
8 2 (3.23%) Remedy
9 1 (1.61%) Apple
9 1 (1.61%) Dell
9 1 (1.61%) HP
9 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.61%) Sage