Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1088 1144 1123
Rank change year-on-year +56 -21 +71
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 67 60 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.033% 0.057%
As % of the Applications category 0.48% 0.38% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 51 50 94
UK median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £21,400
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £45,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +9.33% +3.45% +3.57%

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 14,043 15,689 16,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.67% 8.70% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10,783 12,233 13,680
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -2.99%

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Acrobat in the UK

Acrobat
Top 9 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 November 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 +31 66 £41,000 +9.33% 11
UK excluding London +29 36 £41,000 +9.33% 8
London +59 30 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East of England +37 13 £41,000 +17.14% 1
South West - 10 £55,000 - 2
North of England +31 7 £20,000 -33.33% 2
South East +19 6 £38,000 +76.74% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £20,000 - 1
North West +14 1 £25,000 -16.67% 1

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 61 (91.04%) Adobe
2 40 (59.70%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
4 24 (35.82%) Windows
5 23 (34.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 17 (25.37%) CSS
6 17 (25.37%) HTML
7 16 (23.88%) Active Directory
7 16 (23.88%) Windows 7
8 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Excel
9 13 (19.40%) Internet
9 13 (19.40%) Law
9 13 (19.40%) Legal
9 13 (19.40%) iManage
10 12 (17.91%) Marketing
10 12 (17.91%) Photoshop
11 11 (16.42%) Self-Motivation
12 10 (14.93%) Smartphone
12 10 (14.93%) Line Management
13 9 (13.43%) RoboHelp
13 9 (13.43%) TCP/IP
13 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
14 8 (11.94%) InDesign
14 8 (11.94%) ITIL
14 8 (11.94%) MS Visio
14 8 (11.94%) Incident Management
14 8 (11.94%) User Experience
14 8 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
15 7 (10.45%) Systems Engineering

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 6 (8.96%) IBM Notes
2 5 (7.46%) CMS
2 5 (7.46%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.99%) MS Project Server
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.49%) Documentum
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 40 (59.70%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (34.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (17.91%) Photoshop
5 9 (13.43%) RoboHelp
6 8 (11.94%) InDesign
6 8 (11.94%) MS Visio
7 6 (8.96%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (7.46%) PaintShop Pro
8 5 (7.46%) Snagit
9 4 (5.97%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (5.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (2.99%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (2.99%) FrameMaker
11 2 (2.99%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (1.49%) Abaqus
12 1 (1.49%) AutoCAD
12 1 (1.49%) Mathcad
12 1 (1.49%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.99%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) Internet
2 9 (13.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.46%) VPN
4 4 (5.97%) LAN
4 4 (5.97%) Skype
4 4 (5.97%) WAN
5 2 (2.99%) ADSL
5 2 (2.99%) Broadband
5 2 (2.99%) DHCP
5 2 (2.99%) DNS
5 2 (2.99%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.99%) Firewall
5 2 (2.99%) HTTP
5 2 (2.99%) SSL
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.49%) VLAN
6 1 (1.49%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Dreamweaver
1 7 (10.45%) JIRA
1 7 (10.45%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (19.40%) Law
1 13 (19.40%) Legal
2 12 (17.91%) Marketing
3 6 (8.96%) Finance
4 3 (4.48%) Advertising
4 3 (4.48%) Retail
5 2 (2.99%) Billing
5 2 (2.99%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.99%) Publishing
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) IT Trainer
1 13 (19.40%) Team Leader
1 13 (19.40%) Trainer
2 10 (14.93%) Legal IT Trainer
3 9 (13.43%) Desktop Support
3 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Trainer
4 8 (11.94%) Designer
5 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Author
6 6 (8.96%) Deskside Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Deskside Support
6 6 (8.96%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Technical Author
7 5 (7.46%) Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Web Designer
8 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Technical Team Leader
8 4 (5.97%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) CSS
1 17 (25.37%) HTML
2 6 (8.96%) Flash
2 6 (8.96%) HTML5
3 4 (5.97%) jQuery
3 4 (5.97%) RESTful
4 2 (2.99%) XHTML
5 1 (1.49%) Java EE
5 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (14.93%) Smartphone
3 8 (11.94%) User Experience
4 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
5 6 (8.96%) Driving Licence
6 4 (5.97%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.97%) Learning Management System
6 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
6 4 (5.97%) W3C
7 3 (4.48%) e-Learning
7 3 (4.48%) iPhone
7 3 (4.48%) Social Media
8 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.99%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.99%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.82%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.46%) Windows 10
3 5 (7.46%) Windows 8
4 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.48%) Android
5 3 (4.48%) Mac OS
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) Line Management
2 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
3 8 (11.94%) Incident Management
3 8 (11.94%) ITIL
3 8 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (10.45%) Contract Management
4 7 (10.45%) Issue Tracking
4 7 (10.45%) Requirements Management
4 7 (10.45%) Systems Engineering
5 6 (8.96%) Decision-Making
5 6 (8.96%) Information Architecture
5 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.46%) Content Management
6 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.46%) Service Management
6 5 (7.46%) Time Management
7 4 (5.97%) SEO
7 4 (5.97%) SOA
7 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) C
2 6 (8.96%) Java
3 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.97%) ActionScript
4 4 (5.97%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (5.97%) PHP
5 1 (1.49%) C#
5 1 (1.49%) SQL
5 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) A+ Certification
3 3 (4.48%) Degree
3 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) CCNA
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.99%) MCSA
5 1 (1.49%) MCP
5 1 (1.49%) MCSE
5 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 16 (23.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.99%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (4.48%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.99%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.49%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (91.04%) Adobe
2 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.40%) iManage
4 7 (10.45%) Atlassian
5 6 (8.96%) Lotus
5 6 (8.96%) McAfee
5 6 (8.96%) Symantec
6 4 (5.97%) Sage
7 3 (4.48%) Aderant
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco
7 3 (4.48%) Citrix
7 3 (4.48%) HP
7 3 (4.48%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.99%) Aastra
8 2 (2.99%) ProCurve
8 2 (2.99%) Sophos
9 1 (1.49%) Apple
9 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.49%) Peregrine
9 1 (1.49%) Remedy