Period
to 30 September 2020

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 30 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
30 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 663 1036 1107
Rank change year-on-year +373 +71 +57
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 10 54 67
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.039% 0.041%
As % of the Applications category 0.34% 0.47% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 46
Median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -11.39% -1.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £20,263
90th Percentile £61,500 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £25,000 £35,625 £38,000
% change year-on-year -29.82% -6.25% -24.00%

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 2,935 11,388 14,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.09% 8.17% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,314 8,912 11,175
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,800
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.35% +3.47%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,306 £21,540
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +19.40% -4.29% +2.94%

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 30 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Top 5 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 30 September 2020. 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 +356 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
London +264 9 £45,000 +28.57%
UK excluding London +302 1 £25,000 -29.82% 1
Scotland +103 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Work from Home - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 September 2020, 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 10 (100.00%) Adobe
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (60.00%) AutoCAD
4 6 (60.00%) RIBA
4 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (60.00%) BICSI RCDD
5 4 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
6 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (30.00%) InDesign
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (20.00%) Social Media
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Marketing
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
8 1 (10.00%) Photography
8 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (10.00%) Time Management
8 1 (10.00%) WordPress
8 1 (10.00%) Android
8 1 (10.00%) iPhone
8 1 (10.00%) Revit

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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (60.00%) AutoCAD
3 3 (30.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (30.00%) InDesign
3 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) 3ds Max
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (10.00%) LightWave 3D
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (10.00%) MODO
5 1 (10.00%) Revit
5 1 (10.00%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) G Suite
2 1 (10.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Artworker
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Corona SDK
1 1 (10.00%) Unreal Engine
1 1 (10.00%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) iPhone
3 1 (10.00%) Photography
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 1 (10.00%) Line Management
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Time Management
1 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
1 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) BICSI RCDD
1 6 (60.00%) RIBA
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Perforce
3 1 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Xerox