Period
to 2 July 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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 821 1069 1148
Rank change year-on-year +248 +79 -20
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 30 43 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.029% 0.033%
As % of the Applications category 0.54% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 45
Median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £42,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £24,750 £27,500
% change year-on-year +102.02% -10.00% -21.43%

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 5,588 11,982 15,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.08% 8.21% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,336 9,137 11,815
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,534
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.35% +4.65%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +270 30 £45,000 +62.16% 3
UK excluding London +220 20 £50,000 +102.02% 3
South East +164 20 £50,000 -16.67% 1
London +176 10 £28,000 -6.67%
Work from Home - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 28 (93.33%) Adobe
2 20 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 19 (63.33%) e-Learning
3 19 (63.33%) Eclipse
3 19 (63.33%) FrameMaker
3 19 (63.33%) Adobe Captivate
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (13.33%) Photoshop
7 4 (13.33%) Citrix
7 4 (13.33%) InDesign
8 3 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (10.00%) BICSI RCDD
8 3 (10.00%) AutoCAD
8 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.00%) RIBA
8 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
9 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
9 2 (6.67%) Office 365
9 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
9 2 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (6.67%) User Experience
9 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (6.67%) Skype
9 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (6.67%) VPN
9 2 (6.67%) CSS
9 2 (6.67%) HTML

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 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Adobe Captivate
1 19 (63.33%) FrameMaker
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (13.33%) InDesign
3 4 (13.33%) Photoshop
4 3 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (10.00%) AutoCAD
5 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (6.67%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (3.33%) 3ds Max
6 1 (3.33%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (3.33%) Adobe XD
6 1 (3.33%) LightWave 3D
6 1 (3.33%) MODO
6 1 (3.33%) Revit
6 1 (3.33%) Sketch
6 1 (3.33%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Elite 3E
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) G Suite
2 1 (3.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Skype
1 2 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (6.67%) Marketing
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Author
1 19 (63.33%) Technical Author
2 3 (10.00%) Analyst
2 3 (10.00%) Consultant
2 3 (10.00%) Designer
2 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Web Designer
4 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Data Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.33%) IT Support
4 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
4 1 (3.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) Corona SDK
2 1 (3.33%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (3.33%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) e-Learning
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Photography
4 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.33%) Social Media
4 1 (3.33%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (3.33%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (3.33%) CRM
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.33%) Email Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Line Management
3 1 (3.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.33%) Project Management
3 1 (3.33%) SEO
3 1 (3.33%) Web Design
3 1 (3.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) BICSI RCDD
1 3 (10.00%) RIBA
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Adobe
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) iManage
4 1 (3.33%) Perforce
4 1 (3.33%) Sage
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Xerox