Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 871 992 849
Rank change year-on-year +121 -143 +180
Permanent jobs citing Adobe Experience Manager 239 182 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% 0.62% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 145 150 280
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £45,000 £27,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +29.41% -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 24,314 29,456 31,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.09% 17.09% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19,408 24,173 26,490
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.44% - -

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 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Adobe Experience Manager in the UK

Adobe Experience Manager
Top 12 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 15 January 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 +113 236 £67,500 +12.50% 26
London +128 180 £75,000 +20.00% 17
UK excluding London +16 57 £55,000 - 9
Midlands +54 26 £55,000 +8.91% 2
North of England +7 17 £65,000 +8.33% 2
West Midlands +49 14 £60,000 +29.03% 1
South East +23 12 £52,500 +34.62% 3
East Midlands +14 12 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Yorkshire +9 9 £42,500 -29.17% 2
North West +23 8 £65,000 +160.00%
Scotland +2 1 - -
South West -1 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 15 January 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.

1 225 (94.14%) Adobe
2 186 (77.82%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (52.72%) Java
4 100 (41.84%) JavaScript
5 96 (40.17%) HTML
6 93 (38.91%) Marketing
7 87 (36.40%) Scrum
8 84 (35.15%) CMS
9 76 (31.80%) CSS
10 72 (30.13%) Amazon AWS
11 65 (27.20%) Content Management
12 61 (25.52%) Software Engineering
13 60 (25.10%) E-Commerce
14 56 (23.43%) AngularJS
15 54 (22.59%) DevOps
15 54 (22.59%) J2EE
16 52 (21.76%) Jenkins
17 51 (21.34%) Spring
18 50 (20.92%) User Experience
19 48 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
20 47 (19.67%) Analytics
21 45 (18.83%) Salesforce.com
22 44 (18.41%) Oracle
23 42 (17.57%) hybris
23 42 (17.57%) Front End Development
24 40 (16.74%) HTML5
25 39 (16.32%) Maven
26 38 (15.90%) Multithreading
26 38 (15.90%) XML
27 37 (15.48%) React

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 84 (35.15%) CMS
2 29 (12.13%) Apache Solr
3 16 (6.69%) Confluence
4 10 (4.18%) Drupal
5 8 (3.35%) Liferay
5 8 (3.35%) SAS
6 7 (2.93%) Apache
7 6 (2.51%) Alfresco
8 5 (2.09%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.67%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.26%) Mule
11 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.84%) LiveCycle
11 2 (0.84%) Mule ESB
11 2 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.42%) Magnolia
12 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (2.51%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (13.39%) SAP Hybris
2 20 (8.37%) SDL Web 8
3 18 (7.53%) Magento
4 9 (3.77%) Unica
5 7 (2.93%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (1.26%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.42%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.42%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 72 (30.13%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (8.37%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (7.53%) Adobe Analytics
4 18 (7.53%) Apigee
5 9 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (3.35%) Google Analytics
6 8 (3.35%) SaaS
6 8 (3.35%) Serverless
7 6 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (2.51%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.67%) GitHub
9 3 (1.26%) Office 365
10 2 (0.84%) Akamai
10 2 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.84%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.55%) Internet
2 22 (9.21%) HTTP
3 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.42%) Firewall
4 1 (0.42%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.88%) Relational Database
2 25 (10.46%) Endeca
3 21 (8.79%) RDBMS
4 17 (7.11%) MongoDB
5 15 (6.28%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (3.35%) Big Data
7 5 (2.09%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.26%) DB2
9 3 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.84%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (0.84%) MySQL
10 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.42%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.42%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.42%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 52 (21.76%) Jenkins
2 39 (16.32%) Maven
3 34 (14.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 34 (14.23%) JIRA
4 21 (8.79%) JUnit
5 20 (8.37%) Git (software)
6 19 (7.95%) Selenium
7 18 (7.53%) Ant
7 18 (7.53%) Mockito
8 15 (6.28%) Gradle
9 14 (5.86%) Cucumber
10 11 (4.60%) Grunt
11 9 (3.77%) gulp
12 7 (2.93%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (2.51%) SonarQube
13 6 (2.51%) TeamCity
14 5 (2.09%) Jasmine
14 5 (2.09%) webpack
15 4 (1.67%) WebDriver
16 3 (1.26%) Travis CI
General
1 93 (38.91%) Marketing
2 34 (14.23%) Finance
3 30 (12.55%) Retail
4 27 (11.30%) Banking
5 13 (5.44%) Publishing
6 10 (4.18%) Financial Institution
6 10 (4.18%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.93%) Advertising
7 7 (2.93%) Law
8 5 (2.09%) Automotive
9 2 (0.84%) Electronics
9 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (37.66%) Developer
2 44 (18.41%) Java Developer
3 41 (17.15%) Architect
4 31 (12.97%) Solutions Architect
5 24 (10.04%) Senior Developer
6 20 (8.37%) Hybris Architect
6 20 (8.37%) Project Manager
7 19 (7.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 19 (7.95%) Software Engineer
8 18 (7.53%) Agile Project Manager
8 18 (7.53%) Consultant
9 16 (6.69%) Java Engineer
10 15 (6.28%) Technical Leader
10 15 (6.28%) Web Manager
11 14 (5.86%) Digital Project Manager
11 14 (5.86%) Finance Project Manager
11 14 (5.86%) Marketing Manager
11 14 (5.86%) Marketing Project Manager
11 14 (5.86%) Web Marketing Manager
11 14 (5.86%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (40.17%) HTML
2 76 (31.80%) CSS
3 56 (23.43%) AngularJS
4 54 (22.59%) J2EE
5 51 (21.34%) Spring
6 40 (16.74%) HTML5
7 38 (15.90%) XML
8 37 (15.48%) React
9 25 (10.46%) CSS3
9 25 (10.46%) Web Services
10 23 (9.62%) JSON
10 23 (9.62%) REST
11 21 (8.79%) jQuery
11 21 (8.79%) OSGi
11 21 (8.79%) RESTful
12 18 (7.53%) Apache Flex
13 16 (6.69%) Apache Sling
13 16 (6.69%) Hibernate
14 15 (6.28%) Java EE
15 14 (5.86%) Apache Felix
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.92%) User Experience
2 28 (11.72%) Greenfield Project
3 24 (10.04%) Mobile App
4 20 (8.37%) Virtual Team
5 19 (7.95%) Social Media
6 13 (5.44%) Fintech
7 9 (3.77%) Marketing Technology
8 7 (2.93%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.51%) Online Banking
10 5 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.09%) Graphic Design
10 5 (2.09%) iPad
10 5 (2.09%) Life Science
10 5 (2.09%) Replication
10 5 (2.09%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.86%) Linux
2 6 (2.51%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.84%) Android
4 2 (0.84%) Unix
5 1 (0.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (77.82%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (36.40%) Scrum
3 65 (27.20%) Content Management
4 61 (25.52%) Software Engineering
5 60 (25.10%) E-Commerce
6 54 (22.59%) DevOps
7 48 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (19.67%) Analytics
9 42 (17.57%) Front End Development
10 38 (15.90%) Multithreading
11 29 (12.13%) Microservices
11 29 (12.13%) Presales
11 29 (12.13%) Project Management
12 26 (10.88%) Digital Marketing
13 25 (10.46%) SEO
13 25 (10.46%) Workflow
14 24 (10.04%) BDD
14 24 (10.04%) Test Automation
15 22 (9.21%) Collaborative Working
15 22 (9.21%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 126 (52.72%) Java
2 100 (41.84%) JavaScript
3 33 (13.81%) SQL
4 16 (6.69%) Java 8
5 7 (2.93%) C#
6 6 (2.51%) PHP
6 6 (2.51%) Python
6 6 (2.51%) Ruby
7 4 (1.67%) Apple Swift
7 4 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.67%) ES6
7 4 (1.67%) Objective-C
7 4 (1.67%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.26%) Groovy
9 2 (0.84%) Perl
9 2 (0.84%) VB
10 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (10.04%) Degree
2 6 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.84%) MBA
5 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.44%) QA
2 3 (1.26%) GDPR
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (7.11%) Docker
2 6 (2.51%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (10.88%) Terraform
2 22 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (8.37%) Ansible
4 10 (4.18%) TeamSite
5 6 (2.51%) Puppet
6 5 (2.09%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.09%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.84%) Packer
9 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 225 (94.14%) Adobe
2 45 (18.83%) Salesforce.com
3 44 (18.41%) Oracle
4 42 (17.57%) hybris
5 36 (15.06%) SAP
6 23 (9.62%) Microsoft
7 20 (8.37%) Interwoven
8 18 (7.53%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 16 (6.69%) Elastic Path
10 15 (6.28%) Google
11 14 (5.86%) IBM
12 8 (3.35%) Alterian
12 8 (3.35%) Apteco
12 8 (3.35%) Sitecore
13 6 (2.51%) Marketo
14 5 (2.09%) AppDynamics
14 5 (2.09%) ATG
14 5 (2.09%) Demandware
14 5 (2.09%) Splunk
15 4 (1.67%) SaltStack