Period
to 10 May 2021

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 10 May 2021 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
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 289 271 286
Rank change year-on-year -18 +15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 961 1,194 1,727
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.10% 1.19% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 2.92% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 663 907 1,252
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,750 £25,250
25th Percentile £33,000 £32,000 £30,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.78% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,313
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -

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 33,364 40,913 60,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.03% 40.88% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24,643 31,705 46,941
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,434 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in the UK

Adobe
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Adobe in the UK

Adobe
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Adobe over the 6 months to 10 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Adobe in the UK

Adobe
Top 18 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 10 May 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 -11 881 £50,000 +11.11% 181
London -6 455 £60,000 +9.09% 65
UK excluding London -6 443 £42,500 +6.25% 131
Work from Home -83 152 £51,250 -10.87% 34
North of England +68 145 £41,500 +10.67% 31
South East -9 129 £45,000 - 33
North West +47 76 £48,750 +30.00% 10
Midlands -16 73 £35,000 - 17
Yorkshire +28 62 £40,000 -5.88% 16
South West -8 46 £50,000 +48.15% 15
East Midlands +17 37 £28,750 -11.54% 9
West Midlands -26 36 £37,500 -4.46% 7
Wales +21 16 £33,500 -4.29% 8
Scotland -11 16 £45,000 +20.00% 6
East of England -27 13 £35,250 -35.91% 20
North East +11 7 £48,500 +142.50% 5
Northern Ireland - 4 £40,000 - 1
Isle of Man - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 10 May 2021, 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.

1 372 (38.71%) User Experience
2 350 (36.42%) HTML
3 310 (32.26%) CSS
4 309 (32.15%) JavaScript
5 305 (31.74%) Social Skills
6 302 (31.43%) Marketing
7 289 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
8 247 (25.70%) Sketch
9 215 (22.37%) Photoshop
10 199 (20.71%) Analytics
11 184 (19.15%) Wireframes
12 166 (17.27%) Adobe Illustrator
13 145 (15.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 144 (14.98%) E-Commerce
15 137 (14.26%) Microsoft
15 137 (14.26%) Figma
16 136 (14.15%) Front End Development
17 132 (13.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 129 (13.42%) Adobe XD
19 127 (13.22%) InVision
20 113 (11.76%) Google
21 112 (11.65%) Prototyping
22 110 (11.45%) CMS
23 107 (11.13%) HTML5
24 103 (10.72%) Finance
24 103 (10.72%) Salesforce.com
24 103 (10.72%) Web Development
25 99 (10.30%) Digital Marketing
25 99 (10.30%) React
26 97 (10.09%) SQL

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
1 110 (11.45%) CMS
2 96 (9.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 63 (6.56%) WordPress
4 33 (3.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 23 (2.39%) Confluence
6 16 (1.66%) Apache
6 16 (1.66%) Umbraco
7 13 (1.35%) EPiServer
7 13 (1.35%) Kentico
8 12 (1.25%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.14%) FileNet
9 11 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.04%) Drupal
10 10 (1.04%) JBoss
10 10 (1.04%) LiveCycle
10 10 (1.04%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.04%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.62%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.52%) Liferay
12 5 (0.52%) Tornado
Applications
1 247 (25.70%) Sketch
2 215 (22.37%) Photoshop
3 166 (17.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 145 (15.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 137 (14.26%) Figma
6 129 (13.42%) Adobe XD
7 127 (13.22%) InVision
8 53 (5.52%) InDesign
9 50 (5.20%) Adobe After Effects
10 42 (4.37%) Microsoft Office
11 40 (4.16%) Microsoft Excel
12 36 (3.75%) Adobe Premiere
13 26 (2.71%) AutoCAD
13 26 (2.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 25 (2.60%) Revit
15 23 (2.39%) MS Visio
16 17 (1.77%) Zeplin
17 13 (1.35%) Acrobat
18 11 (1.14%) CINEMA 4D
19 10 (1.04%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 35 (3.64%) Magento
2 20 (2.08%) Adobe Campaign
3 9 (0.94%) Shopify
4 8 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.83%) FastStats
4 8 (0.83%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.42%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.31%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.31%) Workfront
7 2 (0.21%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.21%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.10%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.10%) Pegasus Opera
8 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.10%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 132 (13.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 91 (9.47%) AWS
3 80 (8.32%) Google Analytics
4 79 (8.22%) SaaS
5 68 (7.08%) Azure
6 50 (5.20%) Adobe Analytics
6 50 (5.20%) GCP
7 46 (4.79%) Microsoft 365
8 35 (3.64%) GitHub
9 30 (3.12%) Power Platform
10 26 (2.71%) Serverless
11 18 (1.87%) Asana
12 17 (1.77%) MailChimp
13 14 (1.46%) Canva
13 14 (1.46%) Force.com
13 14 (1.46%) Google Tag Manager
13 14 (1.46%) npm
14 9 (0.94%) Firebase
14 9 (0.94%) PaaS
15 8 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.29%) Broadband
2 15 (1.56%) DNS
3 14 (1.46%) Intranet
4 12 (1.25%) HTTP
5 9 (0.94%) DHCP
5 9 (0.94%) Internet
6 7 (0.73%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.52%) Firewall
7 5 (0.52%) MPLS
7 5 (0.52%) SMS
7 5 (0.52%) SSL
7 5 (0.52%) VPLS
8 4 (0.42%) Extranet
9 3 (0.31%) Skype
9 3 (0.31%) VLAN
9 3 (0.31%) VPN
9 3 (0.31%) Wireless
10 2 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.21%) SSH
10 2 (0.21%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (3.43%) MySQL
2 31 (3.23%) Tableau
3 28 (2.91%) Power BI
4 23 (2.39%) SQL Server
5 18 (1.87%) MongoDB
6 11 (1.14%) NoSQL
6 11 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.04%) BigQuery
8 8 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.52%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.42%) Amazon Aurora
10 4 (0.42%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (0.42%) Looker
10 4 (0.42%) Qlik Sense
11 3 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.31%) Big Data
12 2 (0.21%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.21%) Data Vault
12 2 (0.21%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 78 (8.12%) Git (software)
2 41 (4.27%) Jenkins
3 38 (3.95%) Axure RP
4 35 (3.64%) JIRA
5 28 (2.91%) Balsamiq
6 26 (2.71%) Grunt
7 24 (2.50%) Eclipse
7 24 (2.50%) JUnit
8 23 (2.39%) Visual Studio
9 21 (2.19%) Selenium
10 19 (1.98%) TeamCity
11 18 (1.87%) CasperJS
11 18 (1.87%) PhantomJS
12 14 (1.46%) Bitbucket
13 13 (1.35%) Visual Website Optimizer
14 11 (1.14%) CocoaPods
14 11 (1.14%) Maven
15 10 (1.04%) Artifactory
15 10 (1.04%) IntelliJ
15 10 (1.04%) webpack
General
1 305 (31.74%) Social Skills
2 302 (31.43%) Marketing
3 103 (10.72%) Finance
4 67 (6.97%) Retail
5 58 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
6 50 (5.20%) Organisational Skills
7 41 (4.27%) Public Sector
8 40 (4.16%) Advertising
9 38 (3.95%) Games
10 28 (2.91%) Law
11 26 (2.71%) Presentation Skills
12 25 (2.60%) Legal
13 20 (2.08%) Publishing
14 19 (1.98%) Multimedia
15 11 (1.14%) Banking
16 10 (1.04%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.94%) Influencing Skills
17 9 (0.94%) Local Government
18 8 (0.83%) Electronics
19 7 (0.73%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 277 (28.82%) Developer
2 275 (28.62%) Designer
3 156 (16.23%) UX Designer
4 102 (10.61%) UI Designer
5 91 (9.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 84 (8.74%) UI/UX Designer
7 79 (8.22%) Analyst
8 63 (6.56%) Senior Developer
9 55 (5.72%) Architect
10 51 (5.31%) Web Developer
11 48 (4.99%) Senior Designer
12 31 (3.23%) Digital Designer
13 30 (3.12%) Digital Architect
14 29 (3.02%) Junior
14 29 (3.02%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 25 (2.60%) Lead Designer
15 25 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
16 23 (2.39%) Senior UX Designer
16 23 (2.39%) Support Analyst
17 22 (2.29%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 350 (36.42%) HTML
2 310 (32.26%) CSS
3 107 (11.13%) HTML5
4 99 (10.30%) React
5 76 (7.91%) jQuery
6 72 (7.49%) AngularJS
7 58 (6.04%) Node.js
8 55 (5.72%) Vue.js
9 52 (5.41%) CSS3
10 48 (4.99%) Sass
11 45 (4.68%) REST
12 44 (4.58%) RESTful
13 39 (4.06%) .NET
14 37 (3.85%) JSON
15 36 (3.75%) Web Services
16 32 (3.33%) XML
17 27 (2.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 26 (2.71%) Spring
19 24 (2.50%) J2EE
20 21 (2.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 372 (38.71%) User Experience
2 91 (9.47%) Social Media
3 62 (6.45%) Graphic Design
4 54 (5.62%) Mobile App
5 43 (4.47%) Blog
6 40 (4.16%) Animation
7 35 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
8 21 (2.19%) Motion Graphics
8 21 (2.19%) Video Editing
9 20 (2.08%) Cloud Native
10 19 (1.98%) Marketing Technology
11 17 (1.77%) Digital Media
12 16 (1.66%) Analytical Mindset
13 15 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
13 15 (1.56%) Life Science
14 13 (1.35%) Smartphone
15 12 (1.25%) Acoustics
15 12 (1.25%) Photography
15 12 (1.25%) Podcast
15 12 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 63 (6.56%) Windows
2 41 (4.27%) Windows Server
3 39 (4.06%) Android
3 39 (4.06%) Apple iOS
4 20 (2.08%) Unix
5 19 (1.98%) Linux
6 6 (0.62%) Mac OS X
6 6 (0.62%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.42%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.31%) CentOS
9 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (20.71%) Analytics
3 184 (19.15%) Wireframes
4 144 (14.98%) E-Commerce
5 136 (14.15%) Front End Development
6 112 (11.65%) Prototyping
7 103 (10.72%) Web Development
8 99 (10.30%) Digital Marketing
9 88 (9.16%) Problem-Solving
10 72 (7.49%) Content Management
11 69 (7.18%) B2B
12 66 (6.87%) B2C
13 64 (6.66%) Continuous Integration
13 64 (6.66%) CRM
13 64 (6.66%) DevOps
14 63 (6.56%) A/B Testing
15 60 (6.24%) Open Source
16 58 (6.04%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 57 (5.93%) Mentoring
18 54 (5.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 309 (32.15%) JavaScript
2 97 (10.09%) SQL
3 95 (9.89%) Java
4 64 (6.66%) PHP
5 44 (4.58%) Python
6 39 (4.06%) C#
7 24 (2.50%) TypeScript
8 18 (1.87%) PowerShell
9 16 (1.66%) Apple Swift
10 14 (1.46%) Apex Code
11 13 (1.35%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.14%) Objective-C
12 11 (1.14%) R
12 11 (1.14%) Ruby
13 10 (1.04%) C
13 10 (1.04%) Scala
14 9 (0.94%) Bash Shell
14 9 (0.94%) ES6
14 9 (0.94%) Perl
15 8 (0.83%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 83 (8.64%) Degree
2 34 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 32 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.35%) CCNA
5 13 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (0.94%) CCNP
6 9 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.62%) PhD
8 5 (0.52%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.21%) MBA
10 2 (0.21%) VCAP
10 2 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.10%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.10%) PMP
11 1 (0.10%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.91%) QA
2 10 (1.04%) GDPR
3 8 (0.83%) Actionable Recommendations
4 7 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.73%) SLA
4 7 (0.73%) WCAG
5 4 (0.42%) WAI
6 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.10%) ITGC
8 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.91%) Docker
3 9 (0.94%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.52%) Xen
6 3 (0.31%) vSphere
7 2 (0.21%) Varnish
7 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.10%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (1.77%) Puppet
2 14 (1.46%) Kubernetes
3 12 (1.25%) Terraform
4 8 (0.83%) Ansible
5 7 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.52%) Prometheus
6 5 (0.52%) Salt
7 4 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.42%) SCCM
8 3 (0.31%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.10%) Argo
10 1 (0.10%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.10%) Mesos
10 1 (0.10%) Nessus
10 1 (0.10%) SafeCom
10 1 (0.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.10%) vMotion
10 1 (0.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 137 (14.26%) Microsoft
2 113 (11.76%) Google
3 103 (10.72%) Salesforce.com
4 48 (4.99%) Apple
5 38 (3.95%) Sitecore
6 31 (3.23%) Autodesk
6 31 (3.23%) IBM
7 29 (3.02%) SAP
8 25 (2.60%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 22 (2.29%) Oracle
10 18 (1.87%) DoubleClick
11 16 (1.66%) Cisco
12 14 (1.46%) Conga
12 14 (1.46%) MuleSoft
12 14 (1.46%) VMware
12 14 (1.46%) YouTube
12 14 (1.46%) Zuora
13 13 (1.35%) Citrix
13 13 (1.35%) hybris
13 13 (1.35%) Pega