Period
to 21 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe over the 6 months to 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Adobe
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 276 272 280
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1,636 2,061 2,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.19% 1.26% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 2.94% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,270 1,486 1,728
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +8.70% +1.47%

Adobe is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 58,596 70,131 77,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.78% 42.88% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 44,617 54,344 59,901
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,003 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in the UK

Adobe
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Adobe in the UK

Adobe
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Adobe in the UK

Adobe
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 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 -2 1,531 £42,500 - 302
London +1 857 £50,000 - 120
UK excluding London +1 749 £35,000 -6.67% 190
South East +7 251 £35,000 -17.65% 59
North of England -46 136 £35,000 - 38
South West +45 119 £40,000 +41.59% 29
East of England +19 88 £40,000 +33.33% 21
Midlands -44 79 £32,500 -16.67% 36
Yorkshire -32 71 £29,631 -8.83% 12
Scotland +50 70 £40,000 +23.08% 6
North West +8 63 £37,500 -6.25% 22
East Midlands -4 40 £25,000 -33.33% 19
West Midlands -13 39 £35,000 -10.26% 17
Wales -1 5 £20,000 -41.18% 2
North East +16 2 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Northern Ireland -12 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, IT jobs citing Adobe 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.

1 640 (39.12%) HTML
2 589 (36.00%) CSS
3 582 (35.57%) User Experience
4 544 (33.25%) Marketing
5 512 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
6 491 (30.01%) JavaScript
7 338 (20.66%) Sketch
8 319 (19.50%) Analytics
9 316 (19.32%) Wireframes
10 307 (18.77%) Photoshop
11 284 (17.36%) CMS
12 264 (16.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 248 (15.16%) Adobe Illustrator
14 243 (14.85%) InVision
15 233 (14.24%) E-Commerce
16 212 (12.96%) Prototyping
17 205 (12.53%) Microsoft
18 203 (12.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
19 202 (12.35%) Google
20 199 (12.16%) Degree
21 198 (12.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
22 193 (11.80%) Web Development
23 190 (11.61%) Finance
24 181 (11.06%) Front End Development
24 181 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
25 179 (10.94%) Salesforce.com
26 175 (10.70%) Scrum
27 172 (10.51%) SQL
28 167 (10.21%) Java
29 164 (10.02%) Retail

Adobe
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
1 284 (17.36%) CMS
2 198 (12.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 114 (6.97%) WordPress
4 43 (2.63%) Drupal
5 41 (2.51%) Apache Solr
6 37 (2.26%) SharePoint
7 32 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
8 30 (1.83%) WebSphere
9 27 (1.65%) Apache
10 24 (1.47%) Confluence
11 23 (1.41%) MS Exchange
12 22 (1.34%) JBoss
13 16 (0.98%) IBM Notes
14 13 (0.79%) Headless CMS
15 12 (0.73%) Joomla!
16 11 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (0.49%) Skype for Business
18 7 (0.43%) CoreMedia CMS
18 7 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
18 7 (0.43%) FileNet
Applications
1 338 (20.66%) Sketch
2 307 (18.77%) Photoshop
3 264 (16.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 248 (15.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 243 (14.85%) InVision
6 139 (8.50%) Microsoft Office
7 117 (7.15%) Adobe XD
8 109 (6.66%) InDesign
9 68 (4.16%) Microsoft Excel
10 55 (3.36%) Acrobat
11 52 (3.18%) Adobe After Effects
12 50 (3.06%) Zeplin
13 47 (2.87%) Adobe Premiere
14 37 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 37 (2.26%) MS Visio
15 33 (2.02%) OmniGraffle
16 30 (1.83%) Adobe Captivate
17 22 (1.34%) Marvel
18 18 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
19 16 (0.98%) Maya
Business Applications
1 104 (6.36%) Magento
2 75 (4.58%) SAP Hybris
3 68 (4.16%) Adobe Campaign
4 36 (2.20%) SDL Web 8
5 14 (0.86%) Unica
6 13 (0.79%) WebTrends
7 11 (0.67%) Eloqua
8 10 (0.61%) Shopify
9 6 (0.37%) FastStats
9 6 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.24%) Fredhopper
10 4 (0.24%) Sage X3
10 4 (0.24%) Workfront
11 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
11 3 (0.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 2 (0.12%) Data Workbench
12 2 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
12 2 (0.12%) Sage 200
13 1 (0.061%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 203 (12.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 138 (8.44%) Adobe Analytics
3 114 (6.97%) Google Analytics
3 114 (6.97%) Office 365
4 113 (6.91%) AWS
5 88 (5.38%) Azure
6 63 (3.85%) SaaS
7 48 (2.93%) Serverless
8 46 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
9 42 (2.57%) GCP
10 30 (1.83%) Google Tag Manager
11 25 (1.53%) Power Platform
12 16 (0.98%) G Suite
13 15 (0.92%) Responsys
14 13 (0.79%) AdWords
14 13 (0.79%) Apigee
14 13 (0.79%) Boomi
14 13 (0.79%) Dropbox
15 12 (0.73%) GitHub
16 10 (0.61%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 86 (5.26%) Internet
2 40 (2.44%) HTTP
3 38 (2.32%) VPN
4 34 (2.08%) DNS
5 29 (1.77%) WebEx
6 28 (1.71%) Firewall
7 24 (1.47%) DHCP
8 19 (1.16%) Wireless
9 17 (1.04%) Skype
9 17 (1.04%) VoIP
10 16 (0.98%) TCP/IP
11 15 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
11 15 (0.92%) WAN
12 13 (0.79%) Intranet
12 13 (0.79%) LAN
13 11 (0.67%) Broadband
14 10 (0.61%) FTP
15 8 (0.49%) Network Security
15 8 (0.49%) SAN
16 6 (0.37%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (3.97%) Relational Database
2 63 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 54 (3.30%) MySQL
4 39 (2.38%) Endeca
5 35 (2.14%) SQL Server
6 25 (1.53%) Power BI
7 23 (1.41%) Big Data
8 22 (1.34%) Geospatial Data
8 22 (1.34%) GIS
8 22 (1.34%) JasperReports
9 20 (1.22%) Data Mining
10 13 (0.79%) NoSQL
11 12 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.49%) QlikView
13 6 (0.37%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.31%) SQLite
15 4 (0.24%) Hadoop
16 3 (0.18%) SAP HANA
16 3 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 133 (8.13%) Git (software)
2 102 (6.23%) Axure RP
3 99 (6.05%) JIRA
4 64 (3.91%) Jenkins
5 62 (3.79%) JUnit
6 40 (2.44%) Mockito
7 33 (2.02%) Balsamiq
7 33 (2.02%) TeamCity
8 32 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
9 31 (1.89%) gulp
10 30 (1.83%) webpack
11 25 (1.53%) Maven
12 24 (1.47%) Ant
13 21 (1.28%) Hudson
14 20 (1.22%) ClearQuest
14 20 (1.22%) CruiseControl
14 20 (1.22%) FishEye
14 20 (1.22%) Grunt
15 19 (1.16%) Visual Studio
16 17 (1.04%) Jasmine
General
1 544 (33.25%) Marketing
2 190 (11.61%) Finance
3 164 (10.02%) Retail
4 59 (3.61%) Advertising
5 57 (3.48%) Banking
6 45 (2.75%) Games
7 37 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 27 (1.65%) Automotive
9 26 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.59%) Public Sector
10 23 (1.41%) Publishing
11 18 (1.10%) Multimedia
12 16 (0.98%) Electronics
12 16 (0.98%) Legal
13 11 (0.67%) Mandarin Language
14 8 (0.49%) Back Office
15 7 (0.43%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.31%) French Language
16 5 (0.31%) German Language
17 4 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 528 (32.27%) Designer
2 328 (20.05%) Developer
3 293 (17.91%) UX Designer
4 211 (12.90%) UI Designer
5 202 (12.35%) Analyst
6 151 (9.23%) UI/UX Designer
7 136 (8.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 78 (4.77%) Architect
9 70 (4.28%) Web Developer
10 66 (4.03%) Senior Developer
11 65 (3.97%) Consultant
12 60 (3.67%) Senior Designer
13 59 (3.61%) Junior
13 59 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
14 58 (3.55%) Digital Designer
15 57 (3.48%) Web Designer
16 51 (3.12%) Digital Analyst
16 51 (3.12%) HTML Developer
17 47 (2.87%) Java Developer
18 46 (2.81%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 640 (39.12%) HTML
2 589 (36.00%) CSS
3 154 (9.41%) jQuery
4 153 (9.35%) HTML5
5 113 (6.91%) CSS3
6 106 (6.48%) Spring
7 103 (6.30%) AngularJS
7 103 (6.30%) Sass
8 95 (5.81%) React
9 74 (4.52%) Web Services
10 70 (4.28%) XML
11 69 (4.22%) REST
12 59 (3.61%) .NET
13 52 (3.18%) J2EE
14 48 (2.93%) Spring Boot
15 46 (2.81%) JSON
16 45 (2.75%) Vue.js
17 38 (2.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 34 (2.08%) Hibernate
19 33 (2.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 582 (35.57%) User Experience
2 139 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (5.44%) Social Media
4 81 (4.95%) Graphic Design
5 66 (4.03%) Mobile App
6 62 (3.79%) Virtual Team
7 61 (3.73%) Animation
7 61 (3.73%) iPad
8 54 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
9 41 (2.51%) e-Learning
10 36 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
10 36 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
11 32 (1.96%) Management Information System
12 28 (1.71%) iPhone
13 23 (1.41%) Blog
14 22 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 22 (1.34%) IVR
15 20 (1.22%) Marketing Technology
16 19 (1.16%) Smartphone
17 18 (1.10%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 158 (9.66%) Windows
2 76 (4.65%) Android
3 73 (4.46%) Windows 10
4 67 (4.10%) Apple iOS
5 52 (3.18%) Windows 7
6 42 (2.57%) Windows Server
7 32 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (1.89%) Mac OS X
9 27 (1.65%) Linux
9 27 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (1.59%) Mac OS
11 17 (1.04%) Windows XP
12 15 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (0.86%) Windows 2000
14 12 (0.73%) Windows 8
14 12 (0.73%) Windows Vista
15 9 (0.55%) Unix
16 1 (0.061%) SUSE
16 1 (0.061%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (19.50%) Analytics
3 316 (19.32%) Wireframes
4 233 (14.24%) E-Commerce
5 212 (12.96%) Prototyping
6 193 (11.80%) Web Development
7 181 (11.06%) Front End Development
7 181 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
8 175 (10.70%) Scrum
9 164 (10.02%) Content Management
10 144 (8.80%) Project Management
11 134 (8.19%) CRM
12 133 (8.13%) Responsive Web Design
13 120 (7.33%) Digital Marketing
14 118 (7.21%) Software Engineering
14 118 (7.21%) TDD
15 115 (7.03%) OO
16 110 (6.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 103 (6.30%) Web Design
18 95 (5.81%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 491 (30.01%) JavaScript
2 172 (10.51%) SQL
3 167 (10.21%) Java
4 103 (6.30%) PHP
5 63 (3.85%) Java 8
6 48 (2.93%) C#
6 48 (2.93%) Python
7 44 (2.69%) C
8 38 (2.32%) TypeScript
9 22 (1.34%) Ruby
10 21 (1.28%) Groovy
11 20 (1.22%) ES6
12 19 (1.16%) Java 9
13 14 (0.86%) R
14 8 (0.49%) C++
15 7 (0.43%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.37%) Kotlin
16 6 (0.37%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.31%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 199 (12.16%) Degree
2 18 (1.10%) MCP
3 14 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (0.73%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.67%) Master's Degree
5 11 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.49%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.49%) TOGAF Certification
7 7 (0.43%) DBS Check
8 6 (0.37%) APMP
9 5 (0.31%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.18%) MCSE
11 3 (0.18%) SAP Certification
12 2 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.12%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.12%) MOS
13 1 (0.061%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.77%) QA
2 22 (1.34%) GDPR
3 17 (1.04%) SLA
4 5 (0.31%) WAI
5 4 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.18%) WCAG
7 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.12%) GMP
7 2 (0.12%) PMO
8 1 (0.061%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.061%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.061%) FedRAMP
8 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 145 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.98%) Docker
3 13 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.55%) XenApp
6 5 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.24%) vSphere
8 3 (0.18%) Firmware
8 3 (0.18%) NFS
9 2 (0.12%) StorNext
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.061%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.061%) HDFS
10 1 (0.061%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.061%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (2.02%) SCCM
2 21 (1.28%) Kibana
3 19 (1.16%) Terraform
4 15 (0.92%) Ansible
4 15 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.86%) Puppet
6 13 (0.79%) Istio
6 13 (0.79%) Knative
6 13 (0.79%) Salt
7 11 (0.67%) Jamf Pro
7 11 (0.67%) Kubernetes
8 10 (0.61%) TeamSite
9 9 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (0.43%) logstash
10 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (0.31%) WSUS
12 4 (0.24%) DameWare
13 2 (0.12%) Backup Exec
13 2 (0.12%) OpenView
13 2 (0.12%) OVSD
Vendors
1 205 (12.53%) Microsoft
2 202 (12.35%) Google
3 179 (10.94%) Salesforce.com
4 115 (7.03%) SAP
5 102 (6.23%) Oracle
6 95 (5.81%) hybris
7 88 (5.38%) IBM
8 61 (3.73%) Apple
9 46 (2.81%) Elastic Path
10 45 (2.75%) Sitecore
11 41 (2.51%) Tableau
12 38 (2.32%) Demandware
13 36 (2.20%) Interwoven
14 33 (2.02%) Tealium
15 30 (1.83%) Atlassian
15 30 (1.83%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 24 (1.47%) ServiceNow
17 23 (1.41%) Cisco
18 21 (1.28%) MuleSoft
18 21 (1.28%) VMware