Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1030 721 1014
Rank change year-on-year -309 +293 +84
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 33 11 66
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.020% 0.049%
As % of the Applications category 0.30% 0.33% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 46
10th Percentile £30,075 £31,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,875 £40,000 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +40.00% -8.54%
75th Percentile £72,500 £58,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -34.00% +33.33% -8.54%

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 11,067 3,365 10,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.65% 6.00% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6,820 2,775 8,661
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,114 £22,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,345 £42,500 £38,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.34% +11.84% -5.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

Acrobat
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Acrobat.

Salary trend for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Acrobat over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Top 6 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 4 December 2021. 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 -258 33 £55,000 +2.33% 10
London -222 27 £55,000 -9.84% 4
UK excluding London -211 6 £33,000 -34.00% 6
East of England - 5 £33,000 - 2
Work from Home - 3 £39,750 - 2
South East - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing Acrobat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 33 (100.00%) Adobe
2 28 (84.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
4 20 (60.61%) Social Skills
5 15 (45.45%) HTML
6 14 (42.42%) Publishing
6 14 (42.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Excel
8 12 (36.36%) Finance
8 12 (36.36%) Multimedia
9 9 (27.27%) InDesign
9 9 (27.27%) Google
9 9 (27.27%) Photoshop
9 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
10 8 (24.24%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (24.24%) Desktop Publishing
10 8 (24.24%) Google Workspace
11 7 (21.21%) Legal
12 6 (18.18%) Marketing
12 6 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
12 6 (18.18%) CSS
12 6 (18.18%) Law
13 5 (15.15%) Intranet
13 5 (15.15%) Microsoft 365
13 5 (15.15%) Digital Media
13 5 (15.15%) Time Management
13 5 (15.15%) Social Media
13 5 (15.15%) iManage
13 5 (15.15%) Presentation Skills
13 5 (15.15%) Sketch

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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (42.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (27.27%) InDesign
4 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
4 9 (27.27%) Photoshop
5 8 (24.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (15.15%) Sketch
7 4 (12.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (12.12%) Adobe XD
7 4 (12.12%) iWork
8 3 (9.09%) AutoCAD
8 3 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (3.03%) FrameMaker
9 1 (3.03%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Google Workspace
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.03%) MailChimp
3 1 (3.03%) Power Automate
3 1 (3.03%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.03%) PowerApps
3 1 (3.03%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Intranet
2 4 (12.12%) WebEx
3 3 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) VersionOne
General
1 20 (60.61%) Social Skills
2 14 (42.42%) Publishing
3 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) Multimedia
4 7 (21.21%) Legal
5 6 (18.18%) Law
5 6 (18.18%) Marketing
6 5 (15.15%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (12.12%) Advertising
8 3 (9.09%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
9 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Author
1 6 (18.18%) Technical Author
2 4 (12.12%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Artworker
2 4 (12.12%) IT Trainer
2 4 (12.12%) Technical Writer
2 4 (12.12%) Trainer
3 3 (9.09%) Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.03%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Legal Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) UI Designer
5 1 (3.03%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) HTML
2 6 (18.18%) CSS
3 4 (12.12%) HTML5
3 4 (12.12%) XHTML
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) MooTools
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Digital Media
1 5 (15.15%) Social Media
2 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Motion Graphics
3 3 (9.09%) Life Science
4 1 (3.03%) Animation
4 1 (3.03%) Blog
4 1 (3.03%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.03%) Learning Management System
4 1 (3.03%) LIMS
4 1 (3.03%) Photography
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Android
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Desktop Publishing
2 5 (15.15%) Time Management
3 4 (12.12%) Business Development
3 4 (12.12%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (12.12%) Document Management
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.06%) SDLC
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.03%) Product Management
6 1 (3.03%) Product Roadmap
6 1 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.03%) Typography
6 1 (3.03%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) BICSI RCDD
1 3 (9.09%) RIBA
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Accessibility
2 1 (3.03%) GLP
2 1 (3.03%) PMO
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Jamf Pro
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Adobe
2 28 (84.85%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Google
4 5 (15.15%) iManage
5 4 (12.12%) Intapp
6 1 (3.03%) Aderant
6 1 (3.03%) Facebook
6 1 (3.03%) Twitter