Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 728 965 1063
Rank change year-on-year +237 +98 +68
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 17 64 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.051% 0.042%
As % of the Applications category 0.44% 0.64% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 52 48
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -8.54% +17.14%
10th Percentile £35,125 £25,500 £25,470
90th Percentile £61,500 £57,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +3.66% +26.15%

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 3,828 10,043 13,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.13% 7.95% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,044 8,021 9,909
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%

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 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 2021. 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 +233 16 £47,500 +26.67% 3
UK excluding London +183 10 £37,500 -11.76% 3
London +167 7 £61,000 +74.29%
Midlands +87 5 £37,500 -9.09%
North of England +98 4 £47,500 +68.14% 1
North West +85 4 £47,500 +68.14% 1
East Midlands +58 4 - -
West Midlands +79 1 £37,500 -16.67%
Scotland - 1 £25,000 -
Work from Home - 1 £37,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 17 (100.00%) Adobe
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (35.29%) AutoCAD
3 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (35.29%) BICSI RCDD
3 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
3 6 (35.29%) RIBA
4 5 (29.41%) Graphic Design
5 4 (23.53%) Document Management
5 4 (23.53%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (23.53%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) FrameMaker
5 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
5 4 (23.53%) Aerospace
5 4 (23.53%) Legal
5 4 (23.53%) Publishing
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 4 (23.53%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (23.53%) Military
5 4 (23.53%) PTC
5 4 (23.53%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 4 (23.53%) PTC Creo
6 3 (17.65%) Aderant
6 3 (17.65%) Law
6 3 (17.65%) Practice Management
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server

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 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (35.29%) AutoCAD
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (23.53%) FrameMaker
2 4 (23.53%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 4 (23.53%) PTC Creo
2 4 (23.53%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (11.76%) InDesign
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (17.65%) Elite 3E
2 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (17.65%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Aerospace
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
1 4 (23.53%) Military
1 4 (23.53%) Publishing
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Law
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Author
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Author
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Data Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Artworker
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Intapp Developer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Legal Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) Graphic Design
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Social Media
4 1 (5.88%) Photography
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Document Management
1 4 (23.53%) Validation
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (17.65%) Practice Management
2 3 (17.65%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.88%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (5.88%) Wireframes
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) BICSI RCDD
1 6 (35.29%) RIBA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Adobe
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) PTC
4 3 (17.65%) Aderant
4 3 (17.65%) Intapp
4 3 (17.65%) LexisNexis