Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1108 1072 1183
Rank change year-on-year -36 +111 +6
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 61 74 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.044% 0.048%
As % of the Applications category 0.42% 0.50% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 47 61 81
UK median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £29,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +26.58% +7.73%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £41,100 £55,000 £45,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -21.43% +20.69% -10.77%

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 14,507 14,680 19,276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.41% 8.67% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11,326 11,773 15,633
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -

Acrobat
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Top 10 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 24 May 2018. 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 -1 61 £32,500 -7.14% 10
London +14 33 £35,000 -3.45% 4
UK excluding London -27 28 £27,500 -21.43% 6
South East -13 15 £27,500 -45.00% 2
North of England +9 6 £36,000 +15.20% 1
East of England -1 6 £31,500 -3.08% 2
North West -7 3 £37,000 +18.40%
Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
West Midlands +3 1 £15,250 -56.43%
Midlands -6 1 £15,250 -56.43% 1

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 50 (81.97%) Adobe
2 39 (63.93%) Microsoft Office
3 35 (57.38%) Windows
4 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
5 27 (44.26%) Microsoft Excel
6 25 (40.98%) Windows 10
7 24 (39.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 20 (32.79%) HTML
9 18 (29.51%) Photoshop
9 18 (29.51%) Law
9 18 (29.51%) iManage
10 17 (27.87%) Android
11 16 (26.23%) Cisco
11 16 (26.23%) iPhone
11 16 (26.23%) Degree
11 16 (26.23%) Legal
12 15 (24.59%) Adobe Illustrator
12 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
12 15 (24.59%) CSS
13 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
13 14 (22.95%) Intapp
14 13 (21.31%) Computer Science Degree
14 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
14 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
14 13 (21.31%) Wireless
14 13 (21.31%) Internet
14 13 (21.31%) Blackberry
15 12 (19.67%) Office 365
16 11 (18.03%) Web Development
17 10 (16.39%) HTML5

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 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (63.93%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (44.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (39.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (29.51%) Photoshop
5 15 (24.59%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (14.75%) InDesign
7 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
8 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (8.20%) RoboHelp
9 2 (3.28%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (3.28%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (3.28%) Edge Animate
10 1 (1.64%) 3ds Max
10 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (1.64%) Snagit
10 1 (1.64%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.28%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) Internet
1 13 (21.31%) Wireless
2 9 (14.75%) VPN
3 8 (13.11%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (11.48%) WebEx
5 4 (6.56%) Network Security
6 3 (4.92%) SAN
7 2 (3.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) MongoDB
1 9 (14.75%) MySQL
2 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (29.51%) Law
2 16 (26.23%) Legal
3 5 (8.20%) Marketing
4 3 (4.92%) French Language
4 3 (4.92%) German Language
5 2 (3.28%) Advertising
5 2 (3.28%) Finance
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Trainer
2 18 (29.51%) Analyst
3 17 (27.87%) Support Analyst
4 14 (22.95%) Help Desk Support
5 13 (21.31%) Help Desk Analyst
5 13 (21.31%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 10 (16.39%) Developer
7 9 (14.75%) PHP Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Desktop Support
9 6 (9.84%) Author
9 6 (9.84%) Technical Author
10 5 (8.20%) IT Trainer
10 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
10 5 (8.20%) Technical Trainer
11 4 (6.56%) Deskside Engineer
12 3 (4.92%) Designer
13 2 (3.28%) Administrator
13 2 (3.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 2 (3.28%) Graphic Designer
13 2 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.79%) HTML
2 15 (24.59%) CSS
3 10 (16.39%) HTML5
4 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
4 9 (14.75%) CSS3
4 9 (14.75%) jQuery
4 9 (14.75%) LAMP
4 9 (14.75%) MEAN Stack
4 9 (14.75%) Node.js
4 9 (14.75%) React
4 9 (14.75%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 7 (11.48%) Flash
5 7 (11.48%) XML
6 1 (1.64%) EDI
6 1 (1.64%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) iPhone
2 13 (21.31%) Blackberry
2 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
3 9 (14.75%) SCORM
4 5 (8.20%) iPad
4 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.92%) Learning Management System
7 2 (3.28%) Animation
7 2 (3.28%) e-Learning
7 2 (3.28%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.64%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.64%) User Experience
8 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (57.38%) Windows
2 25 (40.98%) Windows 10
3 17 (27.87%) Android
4 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
5 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.20%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.56%) Mac OS
7 4 (6.56%) Windows 2000
7 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
8 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Web Development
2 9 (14.75%) ITIL
3 8 (13.11%) Change Management
4 7 (11.48%) ITSM
4 7 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.56%) Information Management
7 4 (6.56%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.56%) Statistics
7 4 (6.56%) Vendor Relationship Management
8 3 (4.92%) Service Management
9 2 (3.28%) Coaching
9 2 (3.28%) Creative Thinking
9 2 (3.28%) CRM
9 2 (3.28%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.28%) Supplier Management
10 1 (1.64%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
2 9 (14.75%) PHP
3 2 (3.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) Degree
2 13 (21.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.56%) MCP
4 4 (6.56%) MCSA
4 4 (6.56%) MCSE
4 4 (6.56%) MOS
5 3 (4.92%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (6.56%) SCCM
1 4 (6.56%) ServiceCenter
1 4 (6.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.64%) MaaS360
2 1 (1.64%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 50 (81.97%) Adobe
2 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
3 18 (29.51%) iManage
4 16 (26.23%) Cisco
5 14 (22.95%) Intapp
6 8 (13.11%) Bomgar
6 8 (13.11%) HP
6 8 (13.11%) MobileIron
7 5 (8.20%) Apple
8 4 (6.56%) Peregrine
8 4 (6.56%) Remedy
8 4 (6.56%) ServiceNow
9 3 (4.92%) Autodesk
9 3 (4.92%) Citrix
9 3 (4.92%) Meraki
10 2 (3.28%) Aderant
10 2 (3.28%) Google
11 1 (1.64%) Dell
11 1 (1.64%) Interwoven
11 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards