Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 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
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 751 884 910
Rank change year-on-year +133 +26 +3
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 95 225 298
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.85% 1.02% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 130 181
Median annual salary £75,000 £66,250 £74,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.21% -10.47% +34.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £104,125 £102,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,750 £51,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.28% +21.18% -5.56%

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 11,199 22,123 29,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.24% 15.05% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8,903 17,461 23,966
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Adobe Experience Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager.

Salary trend for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Top 13 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 7 July 2020. 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 +143 92 £75,000 +11.11% 3
London +60 73 £75,000 +3.45% 2
UK excluding London +190 19 £47,750 -7.28% 1
Midlands +116 10 £67,500 -6.90%
West Midlands - 8 £85,000 -
North of England +105 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire +115 2 £45,000 +5.88%
North West +74 2 £42,500 -15.00%
East Midlands +64 2 £50,000 -31.03%
Wales - 2 £85,000 -
South East +141 1 £45,000 +31.39% 1
South West +100 1 - -
Scotland +91 1 - -

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 93 (97.89%) Adobe
2 58 (61.05%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (43.16%) CMS
4 40 (42.11%) Java
5 35 (36.84%) Analytics
6 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
7 27 (28.42%) HTML
7 27 (28.42%) Content Management
8 26 (27.37%) CSS
9 25 (26.32%) Marketing
10 23 (24.21%) DevOps
10 23 (24.21%) AWS
10 23 (24.21%) Front End Development
11 19 (20.00%) QA
12 18 (18.95%) Scrum
13 16 (16.84%) PHP
13 16 (16.84%) Microservices
14 15 (15.79%) E-Commerce
14 15 (15.79%) Google
14 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering
14 15 (15.79%) Use Case
15 13 (13.68%) .NET
15 13 (13.68%) User Experience
15 13 (13.68%) Adobe Analytics
15 13 (13.68%) Personalization
16 12 (12.63%) Presales
16 12 (12.63%) Node.js
16 12 (12.63%) Open Source
16 12 (12.63%) TDD
17 11 (11.58%) Games

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 41 (43.16%) CMS
2 7 (7.37%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.11%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.11%) Confluence
4 2 (2.11%) Liferay
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.11%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (24.21%) AWS
2 13 (13.68%) Adobe Analytics
3 10 (10.53%) IaaS
3 10 (10.53%) PaaS
4 9 (9.47%) GCP
5 5 (5.26%) SaaS
5 5 (5.26%) Serverless
6 4 (4.21%) Azure
7 3 (3.16%) Google Analytics
8 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.11%) Firebase
8 2 (2.11%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.05%) Algolia
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 10 (10.53%) Redis
1 10 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.42%) CouchDB
3 5 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 5 (5.26%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (2.11%) MySQL
4 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.11%) Power BI
4 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) JIRA
2 6 (6.32%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.11%) Cypress.io
5 2 (2.11%) JUnit
5 2 (2.11%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.11%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.05%) Babel
6 1 (1.05%) Grunt
6 1 (1.05%) gulp
6 1 (1.05%) Maven
6 1 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 25 (26.32%) Marketing
2 11 (11.58%) Games
3 10 (10.53%) Publishing
4 7 (7.37%) Finance
5 4 (4.21%) Retail
6 3 (3.16%) Banking
6 3 (3.16%) Legal
7 2 (2.11%) Billing
8 1 (1.05%) Electronics
8 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (32.63%) Architect
2 24 (25.26%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (18.95%) Developer
4 12 (12.63%) Lead Architect
4 12 (12.63%) Software Engineer
5 11 (11.58%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 9 (9.47%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Applications Support
7 7 (7.37%) E-Commerce Support
7 7 (7.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.26%) Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) Head of Engineering
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Software Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Analytics Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.16%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.42%) HTML
2 26 (27.37%) CSS
3 13 (13.68%) .NET
4 12 (12.63%) Node.js
5 11 (11.58%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.42%) Memcached
6 8 (8.42%) React
7 7 (7.37%) Middleware
7 7 (7.37%) REST
8 6 (6.32%) OSGi
8 6 (6.32%) Web Services
9 5 (5.26%) DOM
9 5 (5.26%) GraphQL
9 5 (5.26%) JSR 170
9 5 (5.26%) Swagger
10 4 (4.21%) J2EE
10 4 (4.21%) Sass
11 3 (3.16%) JSON
11 3 (3.16%) Spring
11 3 (3.16%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) User Experience
2 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.53%) Blog
4 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.37%) Virtual Team
6 5 (5.26%) Cloud Native
6 5 (5.26%) Digital Media
6 5 (5.26%) Marketing Technology
7 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.05%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.47%) Linux
2 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.05%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (36.84%) Analytics
3 27 (28.42%) Content Management
4 23 (24.21%) DevOps
4 23 (24.21%) Front End Development
5 18 (18.95%) Scrum
6 16 (16.84%) Microservices
7 15 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 15 (15.79%) Use Case
8 13 (13.68%) Personalization
9 12 (12.63%) Open Source
9 12 (12.63%) Presales
9 12 (12.63%) TDD
10 11 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (11.58%) Line Management
10 11 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.53%) Machine Learning
11 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (42.11%) Java
2 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.84%) PHP
4 9 (9.47%) Python
5 8 (8.42%) Perl
5 8 (8.42%) Ruby
6 5 (5.26%) Java 8
7 3 (3.16%) ES6
7 3 (3.16%) SQL
8 2 (2.11%) ABAP
8 2 (2.11%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) Kibana
1 8 (8.42%) ZABBIX
2 5 (5.26%) TeamSite
3 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 93 (97.89%) Adobe
2 15 (15.79%) Google
3 11 (11.58%) hybris
4 9 (9.47%) Oracle
5 8 (8.42%) New Relic
6 5 (5.26%) SAP
6 5 (5.26%) Sitecore
6 5 (5.26%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.11%) OpenText
8 1 (1.05%) Adyen
8 1 (1.05%) PayPal