Period
to 20 January 2020

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 20 January 2020 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 260 296 275
Rank change year-on-year +36 -21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1,549 1,742 2,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.24% 1.16% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.92% 2.74% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,264 1,271 1,635
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,825 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +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 53,040 63,571 76,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.31% 42.50% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40,451 48,794 60,244
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 20 January 2020.

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 20 January 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 +34 1,469 £45,000 +5.88% 333
London +15 822 £55,000 +4.76% 155
UK excluding London +40 703 £37,500 +7.14% 191
South East +74 227 £37,500 -8.26% 50
Midlands +32 132 £35,000 +12.90% 36
North of England +11 121 £37,500 - 48
East of England +70 90 £47,500 +35.71% 17
West Midlands +39 81 £41,000 +26.15% 18
South West -14 74 £40,000 +33.33% 27
North West +23 67 £40,000 +6.67% 27
Yorkshire +1 53 £35,000 - 13
East Midlands -15 51 £30,000 +20.00% 18
Scotland +34 49 £32,500 - 7
Wales -4 10 £20,000 -32.20% 5
Northern Ireland +8 1 £70,000 +100.00% 1
North East +5 1 £40,000 - 8

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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.

1 566 (36.54%) HTML
2 514 (33.18%) CSS
3 509 (32.86%) User Experience
4 479 (30.92%) JavaScript
5 445 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
6 414 (26.73%) Marketing
7 280 (18.08%) Sketch
8 267 (17.24%) Photoshop
9 265 (17.11%) Analytics
10 257 (16.59%) Wireframes
11 254 (16.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 225 (14.53%) Finance
13 222 (14.33%) Adobe Illustrator
14 221 (14.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 218 (14.07%) CMS
16 217 (14.01%) InVision
17 216 (13.94%) E-Commerce
18 191 (12.33%) Java
19 180 (11.62%) Google
19 180 (11.62%) Problem-Solving
20 174 (11.23%) Web Development
21 166 (10.72%) Microsoft
21 166 (10.72%) Degree
22 161 (10.39%) Front End Development
23 158 (10.20%) Scrum
24 157 (10.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
25 151 (9.75%) Windows
25 151 (9.75%) jQuery
26 146 (9.43%) SQL
27 143 (9.23%) Prototyping

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
1 221 (14.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 218 (14.07%) CMS
3 93 (6.00%) WordPress
4 42 (2.71%) SharePoint
5 38 (2.45%) Confluence
6 34 (2.19%) WebSphere
7 32 (2.07%) Drupal
8 31 (2.00%) JBoss
9 28 (1.81%) Apache
10 26 (1.68%) Apache Solr
11 25 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
12 23 (1.48%) Skype for Business
13 19 (1.23%) Headless CMS
14 14 (0.90%) WebLogic
15 11 (0.71%) FileNet
15 11 (0.71%) Joomla!
15 11 (0.71%) MS Exchange
16 10 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
17 9 (0.58%) IBM Notes
17 9 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 280 (18.08%) Sketch
2 267 (17.24%) Photoshop
3 254 (16.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 222 (14.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 217 (14.01%) InVision
6 137 (8.84%) Microsoft Office
7 112 (7.23%) Adobe XD
8 76 (4.91%) InDesign
9 60 (3.87%) Microsoft Excel
10 53 (3.42%) Acrobat
10 53 (3.42%) Zeplin
11 46 (2.97%) Adobe After Effects
12 44 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 41 (2.65%) Adobe Premiere
14 34 (2.19%) Adobe Captivate
15 28 (1.81%) AutoCAD
16 17 (1.10%) Figma
16 17 (1.10%) MS Visio
17 14 (0.90%) Marvel
17 14 (0.90%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 93 (6.00%) Magento
2 74 (4.78%) Adobe Campaign
3 69 (4.45%) SAP Hybris
4 25 (1.61%) SDL Web 8
5 15 (0.97%) Shopify
6 12 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.65%) Unica
8 8 (0.52%) FastStats
9 5 (0.32%) SessionCam
10 4 (0.26%) Elite 3E
10 4 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
11 3 (0.19%) WebTrends
12 2 (0.13%) Data Workbench
12 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.13%) Eloqua
12 2 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
13 1 (0.065%) FastStats PeopleStage
13 1 (0.065%) Payment Gateway
13 1 (0.065%) SAP Business ByDesign
13 1 (0.065%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 157 (10.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 142 (9.17%) Adobe Analytics
3 121 (7.81%) Office 365
4 117 (7.55%) Google Analytics
5 93 (6.00%) AWS
6 66 (4.26%) Azure
7 62 (4.00%) SaaS
8 45 (2.91%) Serverless
9 32 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
10 30 (1.94%) Google Tag Manager
11 29 (1.87%) npm
11 29 (1.87%) Power Platform
12 23 (1.48%) GitHub
13 19 (1.23%) Apigee
13 19 (1.23%) Boomi
14 18 (1.16%) GCP
15 11 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
16 10 (0.65%) Responsys
17 8 (0.52%) AdWords
18 7 (0.45%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.36%) Internet
2 28 (1.81%) DNS
3 26 (1.68%) HTTP
3 26 (1.68%) VPN
4 24 (1.55%) Skype
5 22 (1.42%) WAN
6 20 (1.29%) LAN
7 15 (0.97%) DHCP
7 15 (0.97%) Firewall
8 13 (0.84%) Intranet
8 13 (0.84%) Wireless
9 12 (0.77%) WebEx
10 11 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (0.52%) SAN
12 6 (0.39%) TCP/IP
13 5 (0.32%) Structured Cabling
13 5 (0.32%) VoIP
14 4 (0.26%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (0.26%) FTP
14 4 (0.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (3.81%) MySQL
2 52 (3.36%) Relational Database
3 48 (3.10%) RDBMS
3 48 (3.10%) SQL Server
4 32 (2.07%) Big Data
5 29 (1.87%) Power BI
6 25 (1.61%) Endeca
7 21 (1.36%) Data Mining
8 17 (1.10%) Geospatial Data
8 17 (1.10%) GIS
8 17 (1.10%) JasperReports
9 14 (0.90%) Jackrabbit
10 13 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (0.71%) NoSQL
12 10 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.45%) Looker
14 7 (0.45%) MongoDB
15 6 (0.39%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 105 (6.78%) Axure RP
2 96 (6.20%) JIRA
3 94 (6.07%) Git (software)
4 62 (4.00%) JUnit
5 61 (3.94%) Jenkins
6 52 (3.36%) Balsamiq
7 44 (2.84%) Mockito
8 40 (2.58%) TeamCity
9 35 (2.26%) Jasmine
10 33 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
11 32 (2.07%) webpack
12 29 (1.87%) gulp
13 28 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 19 (1.23%) Grunt
14 19 (1.23%) Spock
15 18 (1.16%) Ant
15 18 (1.16%) Hudson
15 18 (1.16%) Vagrant
16 17 (1.10%) ClearQuest
16 17 (1.10%) CruiseControl
General
1 414 (26.73%) Marketing
2 225 (14.53%) Finance
3 142 (9.17%) Retail
4 67 (4.33%) Banking
5 51 (3.29%) Advertising
6 46 (2.97%) Games
7 43 (2.78%) Legal
8 24 (1.55%) Publishing
9 23 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 18 (1.16%) Multimedia
11 16 (1.03%) Automotive
12 11 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.65%) Electronics
13 10 (0.65%) Public Sector
14 9 (0.58%) Law
15 7 (0.45%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.45%) Back Office
16 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.26%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 480 (30.99%) Designer
2 325 (20.98%) Developer
3 249 (16.07%) UX Designer
4 217 (14.01%) UI Designer
5 168 (10.85%) UI/UX Designer
6 149 (9.62%) Analyst
7 92 (5.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 89 (5.75%) Architect
9 77 (4.97%) Junior
9 77 (4.97%) Senior Designer
10 73 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
11 63 (4.07%) Java Developer
12 60 (3.87%) Senior Developer
13 55 (3.55%) Digital Designer
14 49 (3.16%) Web Developer
15 48 (3.10%) Consultant
15 48 (3.10%) Software Engineer
16 46 (2.97%) Web Designer
17 44 (2.84%) Senior UX Designer
18 42 (2.71%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 566 (36.54%) HTML
2 514 (33.18%) CSS
3 151 (9.75%) jQuery
4 140 (9.04%) HTML5
5 104 (6.71%) Spring
6 102 (6.58%) Sass
7 99 (6.39%) AngularJS
8 96 (6.20%) CSS3
9 78 (5.04%) REST
10 74 (4.78%) .NET
11 71 (4.58%) Web Services
12 65 (4.20%) JSON
12 65 (4.20%) React
13 59 (3.81%) J2EE
14 51 (3.29%) XML
15 48 (3.10%) Hibernate
16 46 (2.97%) LESS
17 44 (2.84%) Node.js
18 42 (2.71%) Ajax
18 42 (2.71%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 509 (32.86%) User Experience
2 136 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (6.71%) Mobile App
4 98 (6.33%) iPad
5 88 (5.68%) Graphic Design
6 69 (4.45%) Virtual Team
7 68 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
8 64 (4.13%) Social Media
9 61 (3.94%) Animation
10 43 (2.78%) e-Learning
11 38 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
12 36 (2.32%) iPhone
13 30 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
14 28 (1.81%) Management Information System
15 21 (1.36%) Cloud Native
16 20 (1.29%) Video Editing
17 17 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 16 (1.03%) Digital Media
18 16 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
19 14 (0.90%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 151 (9.75%) Windows
2 82 (5.29%) Android
3 81 (5.23%) Apple iOS
4 71 (4.58%) Windows 10
5 39 (2.52%) Windows 7
6 33 (2.13%) Mac OS X
7 27 (1.74%) Windows Server
8 26 (1.68%) Linux
9 20 (1.29%) Mac OS
10 14 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (0.65%) Windows XP
13 9 (0.58%) Windows 2000
13 9 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.39%) Unix
15 5 (0.32%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.32%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.26%) VMS
16 4 (0.26%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (17.11%) Analytics
3 257 (16.59%) Wireframes
4 216 (13.94%) E-Commerce
5 180 (11.62%) Problem-Solving
6 174 (11.23%) Web Development
7 161 (10.39%) Front End Development
8 158 (10.20%) Scrum
9 143 (9.23%) Prototyping
10 130 (8.39%) Content Management
11 125 (8.07%) Project Management
12 117 (7.55%) TDD
13 115 (7.42%) Software Engineering
14 107 (6.91%) CRM
15 95 (6.13%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 86 (5.55%) DevOps
17 84 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
18 81 (5.23%) Collaborative Working
19 79 (5.10%) Workflow
20 78 (5.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 479 (30.92%) JavaScript
2 191 (12.33%) Java
3 146 (9.43%) SQL
4 105 (6.78%) PHP
5 58 (3.74%) Java 8
6 52 (3.36%) Python
7 49 (3.16%) C#
8 34 (2.19%) TypeScript
9 32 (2.07%) C
10 30 (1.94%) Groovy
11 29 (1.87%) Ruby
12 28 (1.81%) ES6
13 19 (1.23%) Java 9
14 16 (1.03%) PowerShell
15 11 (0.71%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.52%) R
17 6 (0.39%) VBA
18 5 (0.32%) Apple Swift
19 4 (0.26%) ABAP
19 4 (0.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 166 (10.72%) Degree
2 15 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
4 8 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (0.45%) DBS Check
5 7 (0.45%) MCP
6 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.39%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.39%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.32%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.26%) CBAP
8 4 (0.26%) CCNA
8 4 (0.26%) IIBA
8 4 (0.26%) ISEB
8 4 (0.26%) MCSA
8 4 (0.26%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.19%) BICSI RCDD
9 3 (0.19%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.13%) QA
2 31 (2.00%) SLA
3 13 (0.84%) GDPR
4 8 (0.52%) GMP
4 8 (0.52%) WAI
5 7 (0.45%) WCAG
6 5 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.26%) Actionable Recommendations
8 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.13%) NIST
9 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.065%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 128 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.90%) Docker
4 11 (0.71%) Terminal Services
5 9 (0.58%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.32%) BitLocker
7 4 (0.26%) StorNext
8 3 (0.19%) HDFS
8 3 (0.19%) XenApp
9 2 (0.13%) NFS
9 2 (0.13%) vSphere
10 1 (0.065%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.065%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.065%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (2.52%) SCCM
2 29 (1.87%) Kibana
3 27 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (1.42%) Terraform
5 20 (1.29%) Puppet
6 19 (1.23%) Istio
6 19 (1.23%) Knative
7 18 (1.16%) Ansible
7 18 (1.16%) Salt
8 13 (0.84%) Jamf Pro
9 7 (0.45%) logstash
9 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.26%) Sysprep
10 4 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.19%) cPanel
11 3 (0.19%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.19%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.13%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.13%) PaperCut
12 2 (0.13%) Plesk
Vendors
1 180 (11.62%) Google
2 166 (10.72%) Microsoft
3 138 (8.91%) Salesforce.com
4 103 (6.65%) SAP
5 87 (5.62%) IBM
6 83 (5.36%) hybris
7 80 (5.16%) Oracle
8 70 (4.52%) Apple
9 48 (3.10%) Demandware
10 38 (2.45%) Sitecore
10 38 (2.45%) VMware
11 33 (2.13%) iManage
11 33 (2.13%) Tableau
12 31 (2.00%) Tealium
13 30 (1.94%) Splunk
14 28 (1.81%) Dell
15 26 (1.68%) Elastic Path
15 26 (1.68%) HP
16 25 (1.61%) Citrix
16 25 (1.61%) Interwoven