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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 861 886 935
Rank change year-on-year +25 +49  
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 29 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.047% 0.043%
As % of the Applications category 0.37% 0.51% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 41
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £19,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -2.85%  

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 7734 9011 10949
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.67% 9.15% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6090 7396 8608
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +1.49% -1.47%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Top 16 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 June 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 +26 26 £41,250 +17.85% 5
London +23 10 £42,500 +13.78% 2
West Midlands +14 8 £50,000 +100.00% 1
South East +42 7 £21,500 -34.84%
Staffordshire - 6 £50,000 - 1
Lichfield - 6 £50,000 -
Kent - 6 £21,500 -
City of London +29 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Birmingham - 2 £35,000 -
North West -44 1 - - 2
Cheshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Rochester - 1 - -
Sevenoaks - 1 £21,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 62 (79.49%) Adobe
2 37 (47.44%) Microsoft
3 35 (44.87%) Microsoft Office
4 34 (43.59%) Photoshop
5 27 (34.62%) Adobe Illustrator
6 23 (29.49%) Windows
7 20 (25.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 19 (24.36%) Windows 7
9 16 (20.51%) HTML
10 15 (19.23%) SharePoint
10 15 (19.23%) Legal
10 15 (19.23%) Degree
10 15 (19.23%) User Experience
10 15 (19.23%) iManage
11 13 (16.67%) Web Design
12 12 (15.38%) InDesign
12 12 (15.38%) Information Architecture
13 11 (14.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Excel
13 11 (14.10%) CSS
14 10 (12.82%) XML
14 10 (12.82%) Adobe After Effects
14 10 (12.82%) Windows 10
15 9 (11.54%) Marketing
15 9 (11.54%) Law
16 8 (10.26%) ITIL
16 8 (10.26%) RoboHelp
16 8 (10.26%) Prototyping
17 7 (8.97%) Case Management
17 7 (8.97%) Graphic Design

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 15 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (44.87%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (43.59%) Photoshop
3 27 (34.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 20 (25.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (15.38%) InDesign
6 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (14.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 10 (12.82%) Adobe After Effects
8 8 (10.26%) RoboHelp
9 7 (8.97%) Adobe Premiere
9 7 (8.97%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (7.69%) Camtasia
10 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
10 6 (7.69%) PaintShop Pro
10 6 (7.69%) Snagit
11 4 (5.13%) Fireworks
12 3 (3.85%) FrameMaker
13 2 (2.56%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
14 1 (1.28%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Intranet
2 6 (7.69%) VPN
3 4 (5.13%) Internet
3 4 (5.13%) LAN
3 4 (5.13%) WAN
4 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.85%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.28%) 802.11
5 1 (1.28%) ADSL
5 1 (1.28%) Firewall
5 1 (1.28%) ISDN
5 1 (1.28%) Skype
5 1 (1.28%) VoIP
5 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (3.85%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.85%) JIRA
2 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.85%) VersionOne
3 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.28%) Xcode
General
1 15 (19.23%) Legal
2 9 (11.54%) Law
2 9 (11.54%) Marketing
3 7 (8.97%) Advertising
3 7 (8.97%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (8.97%) Publishing
4 6 (7.69%) Billing
4 6 (7.69%) French Language
4 6 (7.69%) German Language
5 4 (5.13%) Games
6 3 (3.85%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.56%) Finance
7 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.56%) Retail
8 1 (1.28%) Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Author
1 20 (25.64%) Technical Author
2 15 (19.23%) Designer
3 13 (16.67%) Analyst
4 12 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Digital Designer
6 9 (11.54%) IT Support
7 7 (8.97%) Trainer
8 6 (7.69%) Applications Support
8 6 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Architect
8 6 (7.69%) IT Trainer
8 6 (7.69%) Legal Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Senior Designer
8 6 (7.69%) Technical Architect
9 5 (6.41%) IT Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Digital Designer
9 5 (6.41%) User Experience Manager
9 5 (6.41%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) HTML
2 11 (14.10%) CSS
3 10 (12.82%) XML
4 7 (8.97%) Flash
5 6 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.85%) jQuery
6 3 (3.85%) SGML
7 2 (2.56%) HTML5
7 2 (2.56%) Java SE
8 1 (1.28%) 802.1X
8 1 (1.28%) CSS3
8 1 (1.28%) DOM
8 1 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) User Experience
2 7 (8.97%) Graphic Design
3 5 (6.41%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.13%) Animation
4 4 (5.13%) BBC
4 4 (5.13%) iPad
4 4 (5.13%) iPhone
5 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.56%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.56%) Handset
6 2 (2.56%) Life Science
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.56%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.28%) Contactless
7 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Windows
2 19 (24.36%) Windows 7
3 10 (12.82%) Windows 10
4 5 (6.41%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.41%) Mac OS X
5 4 (5.13%) Android
6 3 (3.85%) Linux
6 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) Web Design
2 12 (15.38%) Information Architecture
3 8 (10.26%) ITIL
3 8 (10.26%) Prototyping
4 7 (8.97%) Case Management
4 7 (8.97%) UX Design
4 7 (8.97%) Workflow
5 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.69%) Project Management
5 6 (7.69%) SDLC
5 6 (7.69%) UML
5 6 (7.69%) Wireframes
6 5 (6.41%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.13%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.13%) Process Improvement
7 4 (5.13%) Time Management
8 3 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (2.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) C#
2 6 (7.69%) Java
2 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.41%) C
4 4 (5.13%) C++
4 4 (5.13%) SQL
5 3 (3.85%) PHP
5 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.85%) VBA
6 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) MOS
3 4 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.28%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 62 (79.49%) Adobe
2 37 (47.44%) Microsoft
3 15 (19.23%) iManage
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle
5 5 (6.41%) Apple
6 4 (5.13%) Citrix
7 3 (3.85%) Interwoven
8 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco
8 1 (1.28%) Google
8 1 (1.28%) HP
8 1 (1.28%) Intel
8 1 (1.28%) Mitel
8 1 (1.28%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.28%) Sophos
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