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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 25 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1161 906 874
Rank change year-on-year -255 -32 +208
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 50 15 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.016% 0.044%
As % of the Applications category 0.37% 0.24% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 38
10th Percentile £29,371 £28,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £30,563 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,000 £34,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +49.64% -22.78% +50.00%
75th Percentile £63,062 £38,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £46,875 £51,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +63.64%

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 13,589 6,298 6,811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.27% 6.83% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7,015 4,272 5,337
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00% +7.14%

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 25 May 2022.

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 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -254 42 £52,000 +49.64% 3
London -265 23 £52,000 +63.78% 1
UK excluding London -139 20 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Work from Home -267 13 £62,500 +79.86% 2
South East -92 9 £62,500 - 1
East of England - 5 £27,000 - 1
South West -13 4 £30,906 +14.46%
North West -79 1 £52,500 +13.51%
North of England -94 1 £52,500 +13.51%
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 (90.00%) Adobe
2 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
4 20 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
5 18 (36.00%) Social Skills
5 18 (36.00%) Dreamweaver
6 17 (34.00%) Legal
7 16 (32.00%) HTML
8 15 (30.00%) Intranet
8 15 (30.00%) Law
9 12 (24.00%) Agile
9 12 (24.00%) CSS
9 12 (24.00%) Intapp
9 12 (24.00%) iManage
10 11 (22.00%) WebEx
10 11 (22.00%) Photoshop
10 11 (22.00%) ITIL
10 11 (22.00%) MS Visio
10 11 (22.00%) Degree
11 10 (20.00%) Product Management
12 9 (18.00%) RoboHelp
12 9 (18.00%) e-Learning
12 9 (18.00%) Marketing
12 9 (18.00%) Vector Graphics
13 8 (16.00%) User Experience
13 8 (16.00%) Document Management
13 8 (16.00%) Adobe Illustrator
13 8 (16.00%) InDesign
13 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
14 7 (14.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

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 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (22.00%) MS Visio
2 11 (22.00%) Photoshop
3 9 (18.00%) RoboHelp
4 8 (16.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (16.00%) InDesign
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (14.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (8.00%) FrameMaker
7 3 (6.00%) PaintShop Pro
7 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (4.00%) Adobe XD
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (2.00%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (2.00%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (2.00%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (2.00%) InCopy
9 1 (2.00%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (8.00%) Azure
3 3 (6.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.00%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Intranet
2 11 (22.00%) WebEx
3 3 (6.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) VLAN
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) VersionOne
3 1 (2.00%) Postman
General
1 18 (36.00%) Social Skills
2 17 (34.00%) Legal
3 15 (30.00%) Law
4 9 (18.00%) Marketing
5 6 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (12.00%) Publishing
6 5 (10.00%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (10.00%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (6.00%) Retail
8 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (4.00%) Finance
8 2 (4.00%) French Language
9 1 (2.00%) Advertising
9 1 (2.00%) Banking
9 1 (2.00%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (2.00%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Trainer
2 11 (22.00%) IT Trainer
3 10 (20.00%) Author
3 10 (20.00%) Designer
3 10 (20.00%) Technical Author
4 5 (10.00%) IT Support
4 5 (10.00%) UX Designer
5 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) UI Designer
6 3 (6.00%) UI/UX Designer
7 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Content Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Content Designer
7 2 (4.00%) HTML CSS Designer
7 2 (4.00%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) HTML
2 12 (24.00%) CSS
3 4 (8.00%) .NET
3 4 (8.00%) XML
4 3 (6.00%) Flash
4 3 (6.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.00%) HTML5
5 1 (2.00%) OpenAPI
5 1 (2.00%) REST
5 1 (2.00%) Swagger
5 1 (2.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) e-Learning
1 9 (18.00%) Vector Graphics
2 8 (16.00%) User Experience
3 6 (12.00%) Life Science
4 4 (8.00%) Graphic Design
4 4 (8.00%) Social Media
5 3 (6.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (6.00%) FMCG
5 3 (6.00%) LIMS
5 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.00%) W3C
6 2 (4.00%) Handset
6 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.00%) Housing Association
7 1 (2.00%) Learning Management System
7 1 (2.00%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (2.00%) Photography
7 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Agile
2 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 10 (20.00%) Product Management
4 8 (16.00%) Document Management
5 6 (12.00%) Time Management
6 5 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (10.00%) UX Design
7 4 (8.00%) CRM
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
7 4 (8.00%) Statistics
7 4 (8.00%) Workflow
8 3 (6.00%) Co-Creation
8 3 (6.00%) Content Management
8 3 (6.00%) Critical Thinking
8 3 (6.00%) Customer-Centricity
8 3 (6.00%) Data Management
8 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.00%) Information Architecture
8 3 (6.00%) Information Management
8 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) Python
2 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) Accessibility
1 3 (6.00%) GLP
1 3 (6.00%) QA
1 3 (6.00%) WAI
2 1 (2.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.00%) GDPR
2 1 (2.00%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (90.00%) Adobe
2 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (24.00%) iManage
3 12 (24.00%) Intapp
4 2 (4.00%) Apple
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow