Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Adobe Experience Manager skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe Experience Manager over the 6 months to 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) formerly Adobe CQ, Communiqué CQ5, Day CQ
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 875 894 1005
Rank change year-on-year +19 +111 -42
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 216 289 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.03% 1.04% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 124 167 154
UK median annual salary £68,750 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.79% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £44,300 £35,613
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £94,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +5.26%

Adobe Experience Manager is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 21,065 27,740 31,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.85% 16.62% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16,628 22,272 25,102
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £43,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -1.15% +4.82% +3.75%

Adobe Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Adobe Experience Manager as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager.

Salary trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 17 September 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 +25 213 £72,500 +3.57% 21
London +54 176 £75,000 +1.35% 16
UK excluding London +18 38 £50,000 -1.96% 10
North of England +15 17 £50,000 -
North West +27 13 £50,000 -
East of England +73 11 £67,500 +125.00% 1
South East +47 6 £33,500 -39.09%
Yorkshire -7 4 £62,500 +25.00%
Midlands +18 3 £41,869 -20.25% 1
West Midlands +14 3 £41,869 -30.22% 1
Scotland - 1 £65,000 - 5

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, IT jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 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 Adobe Experience Manager.

1 209 (96.76%) Adobe
2 129 (59.72%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (54.63%) Java
4 115 (53.24%) CMS
5 102 (47.22%) JavaScript
6 95 (43.98%) HTML
7 90 (41.67%) E-Commerce
8 89 (41.20%) Content Management
9 81 (37.50%) Software Engineering
10 80 (37.04%) Marketing
11 76 (35.19%) Salesforce.com
12 74 (34.26%) Spring
13 73 (33.80%) hybris
14 71 (32.87%) OO
14 71 (32.87%) SAP
15 70 (32.41%) CSS
16 68 (31.48%) AWS
17 61 (28.24%) Oracle
18 60 (27.78%) SAP Hybris
19 56 (25.93%) Presales
20 55 (25.46%) Microservices
21 52 (24.07%) Web Development
22 51 (23.61%) Magento
22 51 (23.61%) SQL
22 51 (23.61%) Elastic Path
23 50 (23.15%) Virtual Team
23 50 (23.15%) J2EE
23 50 (23.15%) Scrum
24 49 (22.69%) Azure
25 46 (21.30%) XML

Adobe Experience Manager
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
1 115 (53.24%) CMS
2 44 (20.37%) Apache Solr
3 30 (13.89%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.09%) CoreMedia CMS
5 9 (4.17%) Headless CMS
6 6 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (2.31%) Confluence
7 5 (2.31%) FileNet
7 5 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.31%) WordPress
8 4 (1.85%) Drupal
9 3 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.93%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.93%) Apache
10 2 (0.93%) Commerce Server
10 2 (0.93%) Documentum
10 2 (0.93%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.93%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.93%) OnBase
11 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (5.09%) Adobe Premiere
2 6 (2.78%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.46%) InVision
3 1 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.46%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 60 (27.78%) SAP Hybris
2 51 (23.61%) Magento
3 37 (17.13%) SDL Web 8
4 8 (3.70%) Fredhopper
5 5 (2.31%) WebTrends
6 3 (1.39%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (1.39%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.93%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 2 (0.93%) Unica
8 1 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 68 (31.48%) AWS
2 49 (22.69%) Azure
3 46 (21.30%) Cloud Computing
4 37 (17.13%) Serverless
5 17 (7.87%) GCP
6 9 (4.17%) Apigee
6 9 (4.17%) Boomi
7 8 (3.70%) GitHub
8 7 (3.24%) Algolia
9 4 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.85%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.85%) CloudFront
9 4 (1.85%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.46%) npm
10 1 (0.46%) PaaS
10 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (17.13%) HTTP
1 37 (17.13%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) FTP
2 1 (0.46%) Network Security
2 1 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.98%) RDBMS
1 41 (18.98%) Relational Database
2 38 (17.59%) Endeca
3 12 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.63%) Big Data
5 9 (4.17%) Data Mining
6 7 (3.24%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.85%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.39%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.93%) DB2
9 2 (0.93%) Jackrabbit
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.93%) QlikView
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (18.06%) JUnit
2 37 (17.13%) Mockito
3 33 (15.28%) Jenkins
4 21 (9.72%) Git (software)
5 19 (8.80%) JIRA
6 17 (7.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (6.48%) Maven
8 12 (5.56%) Selenium
9 11 (5.09%) Cucumber
9 11 (5.09%) git-flow
10 10 (4.63%) Ant
11 9 (4.17%) Spock
11 9 (4.17%) TeamCity
11 9 (4.17%) Vagrant
12 7 (3.24%) Grunt
13 6 (2.78%) gulp
14 5 (2.31%) Jasmine
14 5 (2.31%) Karma Test Runner
14 5 (2.31%) webpack
15 4 (1.85%) Gradle
General
1 80 (37.04%) Marketing
2 42 (19.44%) Retail
3 29 (13.43%) Banking
4 14 (6.48%) Finance
5 7 (3.24%) Legal
5 7 (3.24%) Public Sector
6 6 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.39%) Games
8 2 (0.93%) Advertising
8 2 (0.93%) Electronics
8 2 (0.93%) French Language
8 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.93%) Publishing
8 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 71 (32.87%) Architect
2 60 (27.78%) Solutions Architect
3 57 (26.39%) Developer
4 41 (18.98%) Java Developer
5 29 (13.43%) Senior Developer
6 26 (12.04%) Software Engineer
7 24 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
8 21 (9.72%) Hybris Architect
9 19 (8.80%) E-Commerce Developer
9 19 (8.80%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 17 (7.87%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
11 15 (6.94%) Digital Architect
12 14 (6.48%) Cloud Architect
13 13 (6.02%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 13 (6.02%) Salesforce Architect
13 13 (6.02%) Salesforce Solution Architect
14 12 (5.56%) Technical Leader
15 10 (4.63%) Digital Solutions Architect
16 9 (4.17%) E-Commerce Engineer
16 9 (4.17%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (43.98%) HTML
2 74 (34.26%) Spring
3 70 (32.41%) CSS
4 50 (23.15%) J2EE
5 46 (21.30%) XML
6 45 (20.83%) Spring Boot
7 42 (19.44%) REST
8 41 (18.98%) AngularJS
9 24 (11.11%) Web Services
10 23 (10.65%) jQuery
11 22 (10.19%) .NET
12 21 (9.72%) Vue.js
13 20 (9.26%) React
14 15 (6.94%) Java EE
14 15 (6.94%) JPA
15 14 (6.48%) HTML5
16 13 (6.02%) JMS
17 12 (5.56%) Servlets
18 11 (5.09%) JAX-RS
18 11 (5.09%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.15%) Virtual Team
2 27 (12.50%) iPad
3 19 (8.80%) User Experience
4 17 (7.87%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (5.09%) Mobile App
8 9 (4.17%) Cloud Native
9 8 (3.70%) Graphic Design
10 7 (3.24%) Online Banking
11 5 (2.31%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (1.39%) DataPower
14 2 (0.93%) Marketing Technology
15 1 (0.46%) Blog
15 1 (0.46%) Clustering
15 1 (0.46%) Derivative
15 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.46%) Spread Betting
15 1 (0.46%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.39%) Linux
2 1 (0.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (59.72%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 89 (41.20%) Content Management
4 81 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 71 (32.87%) OO
6 56 (25.93%) Presales
7 55 (25.46%) Microservices
8 52 (24.07%) Web Development
9 50 (23.15%) Scrum
10 45 (20.83%) DevOps
11 44 (20.37%) Project Management
12 42 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (18.06%) Analytics
14 38 (17.59%) Workflow
15 37 (17.13%) OOD
15 37 (17.13%) Requirements Analysis
16 36 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
17 35 (16.20%) OOP
17 35 (16.20%) TDD
18 32 (14.81%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (54.63%) Java
2 102 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 51 (23.61%) SQL
4 33 (15.28%) Java 8
5 26 (12.04%) C#
6 21 (9.72%) TypeScript
7 13 (6.02%) Java 9
8 12 (5.56%) Groovy
9 11 (5.09%) Python
10 10 (4.63%) Ruby
11 9 (4.17%) PHP
12 8 (3.70%) C
13 2 (0.93%) ES6
13 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.93%) VB
14 1 (0.46%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (10.65%) Degree
2 8 (3.70%) TOGAF Certification
3 4 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.26%) QA
2 3 (1.39%) GDPR
3 1 (0.46%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 15 (6.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (8.33%) Terraform
2 17 (7.87%) Ansible
2 17 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (6.48%) TeamSite
4 11 (5.09%) Kubernetes
5 10 (4.63%) Kibana
5 10 (4.63%) Puppet
6 9 (4.17%) Istio
6 9 (4.17%) Knative
6 9 (4.17%) Salt
7 1 (0.46%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.46%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 209 (96.76%) Adobe
2 76 (35.19%) Salesforce.com
3 73 (33.80%) hybris
4 71 (32.87%) SAP
5 61 (28.24%) Oracle
6 51 (23.61%) Elastic Path
7 37 (17.13%) Interwoven
8 35 (16.20%) IBM
9 33 (15.28%) Microsoft
10 22 (10.19%) Demandware
11 15 (6.94%) Google
12 11 (5.09%) ATG
12 11 (5.09%) New Relic
12 11 (5.09%) OpenText
13 10 (4.63%) MuleSoft
14 9 (4.17%) Dell
14 9 (4.17%) Dynatrace
14 9 (4.17%) Sitecore
14 9 (4.17%) Splunk
14 9 (4.17%) TIBCO