Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 239 305 270
Rank change year-on-year +66 -35 +28
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1,956 665 1,543
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.50% 1.03% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 3.84% 2.71% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,081 509 1,260
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £32,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £43,925
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.45% +3.35%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,850
90th Percentile £85,000 £91,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +7.14%

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 50,986 24,522 51,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.10% 37.91% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32,595 19,321 40,134
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,840 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.62% +1.87% -

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 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Adobe in the UK

Adobe
Top 17 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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England +73 1,804 £50,000 +5.26% 237
UK excluding London +46 1,037 £41,750 +4.38% 136
London +46 807 £57,500 -4.17% 108
Work from Home +31 504 £52,500 +5.00% 35
South East +76 394 £42,500 -5.56% 36
North of England +3 275 £36,000 -10.00% 40
Midlands -26 150 £47,000 +25.33% 23
Yorkshire -6 123 £36,000 -7.10% 13
North West -44 122 £45,000 -18.18% 20
West Midlands -13 111 £47,250 +26.00% 14
South West +15 101 £39,250 -25.24% 16
Scotland -6 67 £46,500 +39.85% 7
East of England -56 55 £57,500 +59.72% 12
East Midlands -40 39 £45,000 +38.46% 9
North East -2 30 £28,500 +26.67% 7
Wales -53 5 £50,000 +49.25% 1
Northern Ireland -35 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 769 (39.31%) User Experience
2 612 (31.29%) Social Skills
3 537 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 531 (27.15%) Microsoft
5 499 (25.51%) Marketing
6 495 (25.31%) JavaScript
7 482 (24.64%) HTML
8 461 (23.57%) UX Design
8 461 (23.57%) Analytics
9 457 (23.36%) CSS
10 386 (19.73%) Sketch
11 378 (19.33%) Finance
12 355 (18.15%) Figma
13 309 (15.80%) Wireframes
14 308 (15.75%) Apple
15 297 (15.18%) Google
16 295 (15.08%) Cybersecurity
17 291 (14.88%) Software Licensing
18 289 (14.78%) Adobe XD
19 281 (14.37%) Photoshop
20 264 (13.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 227 (11.61%) Azure
21 227 (11.61%) React
22 224 (11.45%) CMS
23 219 (11.20%) Front End Development
24 218 (11.15%) Adobe Illustrator
24 218 (11.15%) Problem-Solving
25 216 (11.04%) Prototyping
26 213 (10.89%) Microsoft 365
27 212 (10.84%) CRM

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
1 224 (11.45%) CMS
2 116 (5.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 111 (5.67%) WordPress
4 47 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 36 (1.84%) Joomla!
6 32 (1.64%) Drupal
7 20 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (0.82%) Confluence
9 12 (0.61%) LiveCycle
10 10 (0.51%) Apache
11 7 (0.36%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.31%) Mule
12 6 (0.31%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.26%) Kentico
14 4 (0.20%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.20%) nginx
14 4 (0.20%) Sitefinity
14 4 (0.20%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 386 (19.73%) Sketch
2 289 (14.78%) Adobe XD
3 281 (14.37%) Photoshop
4 264 (13.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 218 (11.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 198 (10.12%) InVision
7 151 (7.72%) Microsoft Office
8 133 (6.80%) InDesign
9 117 (5.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 99 (5.06%) Adobe After Effects
11 78 (3.99%) Adobe Premiere
12 77 (3.94%) Microsoft Excel
13 69 (3.53%) Zeplin
14 29 (1.48%) Acrobat
15 17 (0.87%) Marvel
16 14 (0.72%) Maya
17 10 (0.51%) FrameMaker
17 10 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
18 8 (0.41%) MS Visio
19 7 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 42 (2.15%) Adobe Campaign
2 34 (1.74%) Magento
3 23 (1.18%) FastStats
4 21 (1.07%) Unica
5 14 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
6 11 (0.56%) Eloqua
7 6 (0.31%) Elite 3E
8 4 (0.20%) BambooHR
8 4 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.20%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.20%) SessionCam
8 4 (0.20%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.15%) Shopify
9 3 (0.15%) Sprinklr
10 2 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
10 2 (0.10%) Workfront
11 1 (0.051%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.051%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 1 (0.051%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 355 (18.15%) Figma
2 227 (11.61%) Azure
3 213 (10.89%) Microsoft 365
4 205 (10.48%) Google Analytics
5 189 (9.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 187 (9.56%) AWS
7 159 (8.13%) Adobe Analytics
8 119 (6.08%) Power Platform
9 79 (4.04%) SaaS
10 56 (2.86%) GCP
11 54 (2.76%) Google Tag Manager
12 47 (2.40%) Azure Active Directory
13 37 (1.89%) Miro
14 34 (1.74%) Canva
14 34 (1.74%) npm
15 30 (1.53%) Google Ads
15 30 (1.53%) Serverless
16 26 (1.33%) OneDrive
17 23 (1.18%) Power Automate
18 21 (1.07%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 68 (3.48%) DNS
2 36 (1.84%) DHCP
3 27 (1.38%) Broadband
4 26 (1.33%) Internet
5 22 (1.12%) Intranet
6 18 (0.92%) Firewall
7 17 (0.87%) VPN
8 16 (0.82%) 5G
9 13 (0.66%) TCP/IP
10 10 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (0.41%) Extranet
11 8 (0.41%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.41%) WebEx
12 5 (0.26%) LAN
12 5 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (0.26%) SSL
12 5 (0.26%) VoIP
13 4 (0.20%) IPv4
13 4 (0.20%) IPv6
13 4 (0.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (5.21%) Power BI
2 101 (5.16%) Tableau
3 63 (3.22%) MySQL
4 36 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 26 (1.33%) SQL Server
7 24 (1.23%) Big Data
8 16 (0.82%) BigQuery
9 15 (0.77%) NoSQL
10 13 (0.66%) Looker
11 10 (0.51%) Data Lake
11 10 (0.51%) Hadoop
11 10 (0.51%) MongoDB
11 10 (0.51%) Qlik Sense
11 10 (0.51%) RDBMS
12 9 (0.46%) Blockchain
13 8 (0.41%) GIS
14 7 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
14 7 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 131 (6.70%) Git (software)
2 74 (3.78%) Axure RP
2 74 (3.78%) webpack
3 62 (3.17%) JIRA
4 38 (1.94%) Jenkins
5 26 (1.33%) Bitbucket
6 23 (1.18%) Babel
6 23 (1.18%) Cypress.io
6 23 (1.18%) Visual Studio
7 21 (1.07%) Dreamweaver
8 20 (1.02%) Balsamiq
9 19 (0.97%) Gerrit
10 18 (0.92%) GitLab
11 13 (0.66%) gulp
12 12 (0.61%) JUnit
13 11 (0.56%) Mercurial
13 11 (0.56%) Mockito
14 9 (0.46%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.46%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 612 (31.29%) Social Skills
2 499 (25.51%) Marketing
3 378 (19.33%) Finance
4 156 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
5 137 (7.00%) Retail
6 113 (5.78%) Advertising
7 61 (3.12%) Presentation Skills
8 60 (3.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 59 (3.02%) Law
10 58 (2.97%) Games
11 56 (2.86%) Publishing
12 43 (2.20%) Legal
13 41 (2.10%) Public Sector
14 39 (1.99%) Organisational Skills
15 31 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
16 29 (1.48%) Banking
16 29 (1.48%) Multimedia
17 28 (1.43%) Telecoms
18 23 (1.18%) Influencing Skills
19 20 (1.02%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 522 (26.69%) Designer
2 353 (18.05%) Developer
3 245 (12.53%) UX Designer
4 189 (9.66%) Architect
5 174 (8.90%) Consultant
5 174 (8.90%) UI Designer
6 143 (7.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 137 (7.00%) Analyst
8 134 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
9 128 (6.54%) UI/UX Designer
10 125 (6.39%) Cloud Consultant
11 90 (4.60%) Senior Designer
12 75 (3.83%) Senior Developer
13 60 (3.07%) Microsoft 365 Architect
14 58 (2.97%) Graphic Designer
15 57 (2.91%) Lead Designer
16 56 (2.86%) Digital Designer
17 50 (2.56%) Data Architect
18 47 (2.40%) Data Centre Architect
19 45 (2.30%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 482 (24.64%) HTML
2 457 (23.36%) CSS
3 227 (11.61%) React
4 151 (7.72%) HTML5
5 132 (6.75%) Sass
6 125 (6.39%) AngularJS
7 100 (5.11%) jQuery
8 99 (5.06%) CSS3
9 71 (3.63%) Node.js
10 55 (2.81%) Vue.js
11 52 (2.66%) REST
12 47 (2.40%) Redux
13 42 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 42 (2.15%) XML
14 39 (1.99%) JSON
15 33 (1.69%) Jest
16 30 (1.53%) Web Services
17 29 (1.48%) .NET
17 29 (1.48%) JWT
17 29 (1.48%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 769 (39.31%) User Experience
2 169 (8.64%) Data Centre
3 142 (7.26%) Self-Motivation
4 140 (7.16%) Social Media
5 126 (6.44%) Public Cloud
6 94 (4.81%) Mobile App
7 71 (3.63%) Animation
8 66 (3.37%) Graphic Design
9 57 (2.91%) Life Science
9 57 (2.91%) Marketing Technology
10 49 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
11 46 (2.35%) Motion Graphics
12 42 (2.15%) Blog
13 34 (1.74%) Video Editing
14 33 (1.69%) Management Information System
15 28 (1.43%) e-Learning
16 26 (1.33%) Acoustics
17 24 (1.23%) Virtual Team
18 23 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
19 22 (1.12%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 97 (4.96%) Windows
2 72 (3.68%) Apple iOS
2 72 (3.68%) Linux
3 71 (3.63%) Android
4 49 (2.51%) Windows 10
5 47 (2.40%) Mac OS
6 18 (0.92%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
8 6 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.10%) Unix
11 2 (0.10%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.10%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.051%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 461 (23.57%) Analytics
2 461 (23.57%) UX Design
3 309 (15.80%) Wireframes
4 295 (15.08%) Cybersecurity
5 291 (14.88%) Software Licensing
6 219 (11.20%) Front End Development
7 218 (11.15%) Problem-Solving
8 216 (11.04%) Prototyping
9 212 (10.84%) CRM
10 192 (9.82%) E-Commerce
11 152 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
12 150 (7.67%) Digital Marketing
13 139 (7.11%) Scrum
14 138 (7.06%) User Research
15 137 (7.00%) Visualisation
16 135 (6.90%) SEO
17 132 (6.75%) Presales
18 130 (6.65%) Web Development
19 126 (6.44%) Interaction Design
Programming Languages
1 495 (25.31%) JavaScript
2 164 (8.38%) SQL
3 119 (6.08%) TypeScript
4 109 (5.57%) Java
5 98 (5.01%) Python
6 82 (4.19%) PHP
7 48 (2.45%) R
8 38 (1.94%) ES6
9 24 (1.23%) C
10 21 (1.07%) PowerShell
11 20 (1.02%) C#
11 20 (1.02%) Kotlin
12 15 (0.77%) ES7
13 12 (0.61%) Ruby
14 7 (0.36%) Apex Code
15 6 (0.31%) Bash
15 6 (0.31%) Scala
15 6 (0.31%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.26%) JSX
16 5 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 211 (10.79%) Degree
2 149 (7.62%) Security Cleared
3 147 (7.52%) SC Cleared
4 48 (2.45%) Master's Degree
4 48 (2.45%) MCP
5 47 (2.40%) MCSE
5 47 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (0.51%) CCNP
7 10 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.46%) Analytics IQ
9 4 (0.20%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.15%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.15%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.10%) BICSI RCDD
11 2 (0.10%) MBA
11 2 (0.10%) PhD
11 2 (0.10%) RIBA
12 1 (0.051%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (7.06%) Accessibility
2 51 (2.61%) QA
3 35 (1.79%) PMO
3 35 (1.79%) SLA
4 24 (1.23%) WCAG
5 14 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.66%) GDPR
7 6 (0.31%) GRC
8 4 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
8 4 (0.20%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.20%) SOC 2
9 3 (0.15%) GLP
9 3 (0.15%) NIST
9 3 (0.15%) WAI
10 2 (0.10%) COBIT
10 2 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.051%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.051%) P3O
11 1 (0.051%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 87 (4.45%) Active Directory
2 53 (2.71%) Docker
3 49 (2.51%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.20%) XenApp
6 2 (0.10%) Varnish
6 2 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.10%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.051%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.051%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (3.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 46 (2.35%) Single Sign-On
3 44 (2.25%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 31 (1.58%) Kubernetes
5 29 (1.48%) SCCM
6 27 (1.38%) Jamf Pro
7 9 (0.46%) Matomo
8 8 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
10 5 (0.26%) Ansible
11 3 (0.15%) Grafana
11 3 (0.15%) Kibana
11 3 (0.15%) Packer
11 3 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.15%) Terraform
12 2 (0.10%) Puppet
13 1 (0.051%) Cisco CUCM
13 1 (0.051%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.051%) SCVMM
13 1 (0.051%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 531 (27.15%) Microsoft
2 308 (15.75%) Apple
3 297 (15.18%) Google
4 124 (6.34%) Salesforce.com
5 48 (2.45%) Facebook
6 45 (2.30%) IBM
7 37 (1.89%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 35 (1.79%) Sitecore
9 33 (1.69%) Tealium
10 29 (1.48%) SAP
11 28 (1.43%) Instagram
12 26 (1.33%) Cisco
12 26 (1.33%) MuleSoft
12 26 (1.33%) Oracle
13 25 (1.28%) Pega
13 25 (1.28%) Twitter
14 22 (1.12%) Ensighten
15 21 (1.07%) Hotjar
15 21 (1.07%) Marketo
16 17 (0.87%) Apteco