Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1050 1114 1087
Rank change year-on-year +64 -27 +134
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 57 67 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.038% 0.064%
As % of the Applications category 0.44% 0.45% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 96
UK median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.14% -6.67% +23.97%
10th Percentile £26,016 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £56,500 £52,950 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +36.67% -20.00% +25.00%

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 12,858 14,831 15,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.60% 8.47% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9,597 11,765 12,312
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Top 11 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 17 February 2019. 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 +76 53 £41,000 +17.14% 13
UK excluding London +63 34 £41,000 +36.67% 5
London +55 22 £42,500 +21.43% 9
South East +34 11 £43,000 +56.36%
East of England +40 9 £41,000 +17.14% 2
South West - 7 £55,000 - 1
North of England +50 4 £45,000 +38.46% 1
North West +39 3 £45,000 +21.62%
Scotland - 2 £28,750 - 1
Yorkshire +56 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 45 (78.95%) Adobe
2 35 (61.40%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 16 (28.07%) HTML
4 16 (28.07%) Windows
4 16 (28.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (24.56%) CSS
6 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
7 12 (21.05%) Internet
7 12 (21.05%) Photoshop
8 11 (19.30%) Legal
9 10 (17.54%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (17.54%) InDesign
9 10 (17.54%) Incident Management
9 10 (17.54%) ITIL
9 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Excel
9 10 (17.54%) Line Management
9 10 (17.54%) iManage
10 9 (15.79%) RoboHelp
10 9 (15.79%) Law
11 8 (14.04%) Marketing
11 8 (14.04%) Smartphone
11 8 (14.04%) SLA
11 8 (14.04%) User Experience
11 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
12 7 (12.28%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (10.53%) Finance
13 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
13 6 (10.53%) MS Visio

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 (7.02%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (61.40%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (28.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (21.05%) Photoshop
4 10 (17.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (17.54%) InDesign
4 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (15.79%) RoboHelp
6 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
7 5 (8.77%) PaintShop Pro
7 5 (8.77%) Snagit
8 4 (7.02%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (7.02%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (5.26%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (5.26%) FrameMaker
10 2 (3.51%) iWork
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) Internet
2 5 (8.77%) VPN
3 4 (7.02%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.26%) Skype
5 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.51%) LAN
5 2 (3.51%) WAN
6 1 (1.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dreamweaver
1 5 (8.77%) JIRA
1 5 (8.77%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (19.30%) Legal
2 9 (15.79%) Law
3 8 (14.04%) Marketing
4 6 (10.53%) Finance
5 2 (3.51%) Advertising
5 2 (3.51%) Billing
5 2 (3.51%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.51%) Retail
6 1 (1.75%) Automotive
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Team Leader
2 8 (14.04%) Author
2 8 (14.04%) Desktop Support
2 8 (14.04%) IT Trainer
2 8 (14.04%) Legal IT Trainer
2 8 (14.04%) Technical Author
2 8 (14.04%) Trainer
3 7 (12.28%) Designer
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Trainer
4 5 (8.77%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Deskside Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Deskside Support
5 4 (7.02%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Leader
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) HTML
2 14 (24.56%) CSS
3 3 (5.26%) HTML5
4 2 (3.51%) RESTful
4 2 (3.51%) XHTML
5 1 (1.75%) Flash
5 1 (1.75%) jQuery
5 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Smartphone
1 8 (14.04%) User Experience
2 7 (12.28%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.53%) Driving Licence
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) PDA
5 3 (5.26%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.51%) Graphic Design
6 2 (3.51%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.51%) Social Media
6 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.75%) Animation
7 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.75%) iPhone
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Incident Management
1 10 (17.54%) ITIL
1 10 (17.54%) Line Management
2 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 6 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.77%) Contract Management
4 5 (8.77%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (8.77%) Requirements Management
4 5 (8.77%) Systems Engineering
5 4 (7.02%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.02%) Chat Support
5 4 (7.02%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (7.02%) Decision-Making
5 4 (7.02%) ITSM
5 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Management
5 4 (7.02%) Time Management
6 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) C
2 4 (7.02%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.75%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) PHP
4 1 (1.75%) SQL
4 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) A+ Certification
2 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) CCNA
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCSA
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (78.95%) Adobe
2 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.54%) iManage
4 5 (8.77%) Atlassian
5 4 (7.02%) Lotus
5 4 (7.02%) McAfee
5 4 (7.02%) Remedy
5 4 (7.02%) Symantec
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco
6 2 (3.51%) Citrix
6 2 (3.51%) Sage
6 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.75%) Apple
7 1 (1.75%) Dell
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) Interwoven