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 3 months to 27 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 856 887 907
Rank change year-on-year +31 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 27 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.046% 0.065%
As % of the Applications category 0.36% 0.48% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 55
Median salary £40,000 £29,625 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.02% -8.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £28,125 £35,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -19.64%  

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

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7564 9490 10732
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.77% 9.51% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6006 7740 8393
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +4.61%  

Acrobat
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Acrobat as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Top 13 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 3 months to 27 May 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 24 £38,750 +30.80% 2
London +31 16 £40,000 +35.02% 2
West Midlands +24 6 £35,000 +40.00%
Birmingham - 4 £35,000 -
City of London +20 3 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Lichfield - 2 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £50,000 -
South East +57 1 - -
Manchester -30 1 £31,250 -26.47%
North West -45 1 £31,250 -26.47%
Rochester - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 60 (78.95%) Adobe
2 36 (47.37%) Photoshop
3 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
4 34 (44.74%) Microsoft Office
5 24 (31.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (27.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 20 (26.32%) Windows
8 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
9 15 (19.74%) User Experience
9 15 (19.74%) iManage
9 15 (19.74%) XML
9 15 (19.74%) HTML
9 15 (19.74%) Legal
10 14 (18.42%) SharePoint
11 12 (15.79%) InDesign
12 11 (14.47%) Adobe After Effects
12 11 (14.47%) CSS
12 11 (14.47%) Degree
13 10 (13.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 10 (13.16%) C#
13 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
13 10 (13.16%) RoboHelp
14 9 (11.84%) Web Design
14 9 (11.84%) Law
14 9 (11.84%) Information Architecture
14 9 (11.84%) Marketing
14 9 (11.84%) Prototyping
15 8 (10.53%) OmniGraffle
15 8 (10.53%) UX Design
15 8 (10.53%) Active Directory

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 14 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (47.37%) Photoshop
2 34 (44.74%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (31.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (27.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (15.79%) InDesign
6 11 (14.47%) Adobe After Effects
7 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (13.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 10 (13.16%) RoboHelp
8 8 (10.53%) MS Visio
8 8 (10.53%) OmniGraffle
9 7 (9.21%) Adobe Premiere
9 7 (9.21%) Fireworks
10 6 (7.89%) Camtasia
10 6 (7.89%) Snagit
11 3 (3.95%) FrameMaker
12 2 (2.63%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
12 2 (2.63%) PaintShop Pro
13 1 (1.32%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) Intranet
1 7 (9.21%) VPN
2 5 (6.58%) Internet
3 4 (5.26%) LAN
4 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.95%) Unified Communications
4 3 (3.95%) WAN
5 2 (2.63%) Firewall
6 1 (1.32%) 802.11
6 1 (1.32%) ADSL
6 1 (1.32%) DHCP
6 1 (1.32%) ISDN
6 1 (1.32%) Skype
6 1 (1.32%) VoIP
6 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (3.95%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.95%) JIRA
2 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.95%) VersionOne
3 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 15 (19.74%) Legal
2 9 (11.84%) Law
2 9 (11.84%) Marketing
3 7 (9.21%) Advertising
4 6 (7.89%) Billing
4 6 (7.89%) French Language
4 6 (7.89%) German Language
5 4 (5.26%) Games
5 4 (5.26%) Publishing
6 3 (3.95%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.63%) Retail
8 1 (1.32%) Finance
8 1 (1.32%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Author
1 20 (26.32%) Technical Author
2 14 (18.42%) Analyst
2 14 (18.42%) Designer
3 13 (17.11%) Support Analyst
4 10 (13.16%) Digital Designer
4 10 (13.16%) IT Support
5 6 (7.89%) Applications Support
5 6 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) IT Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) IT Trainer
5 6 (7.89%) Legal Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Senior Designer
5 6 (7.89%) Trainer
5 6 (7.89%) User Experience Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Digital Designer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Web Designer
6 5 (6.58%) Web Designer
7 4 (5.26%) Active Directory Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) HTML
1 15 (19.74%) XML
2 11 (14.47%) CSS
3 7 (9.21%) Flash
4 6 (7.89%) SGML
5 3 (3.95%) jQuery
6 2 (2.63%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.63%) HTML5
6 2 (2.63%) Java SE
7 1 (1.32%) 802.1X
7 1 (1.32%) CSS3
7 1 (1.32%) DOM
7 1 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) User Experience
2 5 (6.58%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.58%) iPhone
3 4 (5.26%) Animation
3 4 (5.26%) BBC
3 4 (5.26%) iPad
4 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) Graphic Design
4 3 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.63%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.63%) Handset
5 2 (2.63%) Life Science
5 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.63%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) Social Media
6 1 (1.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Windows
2 16 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.89%) Mac OS X
3 6 (7.89%) Windows 10
4 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.26%) Android
6 3 (3.95%) Linux
6 3 (3.95%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.84%) Information Architecture
1 9 (11.84%) Prototyping
1 9 (11.84%) Web Design
2 8 (10.53%) UX Design
3 7 (9.21%) Case Management
3 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
3 7 (9.21%) Process Improvement
3 7 (9.21%) Wireframes
3 7 (9.21%) Workflow
4 6 (7.89%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 6 (7.89%) Project Management
5 5 (6.58%) ITIL
6 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 4 (5.26%) Time Management
7 3 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (2.63%) Line Management
8 2 (2.63%) Mobile First
8 2 (2.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.16%) C#
2 8 (10.53%) C
3 7 (9.21%) C++
4 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.26%) SQL
6 3 (3.95%) Java
6 3 (3.95%) PHP
6 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.95%) VBA
7 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.89%) MOS
4 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
1 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (78.95%) Adobe
2 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
3 15 (19.74%) iManage
4 6 (7.89%) Apple
5 4 (5.26%) Citrix
6 3 (3.95%) Interwoven
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.32%) Google
8 1 (1.32%) HP
8 1 (1.32%) Intel
8 1 (1.32%) Mitel
8 1 (1.32%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.32%) Remedy
8 1 (1.32%) Sophos
8 1 (1.32%) VMware
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