Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 270 275
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 2,224 2,312 2,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.31% 1.31% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.98% 2.93% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,591 1,793 2,053
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,150 £23,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £72,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%

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 74,545 78,938 88,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.96% 44.60% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57,832 61,557 72,156
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +3.75%

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 2018. 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 +23 2,163 £42,500 +4.94% 393
London +20 1,215 £50,000 +1.01% 175
UK excluding London -7 991 £37,500 +7.14% 232
South East +24 347 £45,000 +24.14% 65
North of England +21 232 £33,500 -4.29% 56
East of England +30 158 £29,000 -7.94% 28
Midlands -14 148 £40,000 +14.29% 48
Yorkshire +21 133 £34,000 -2.86% 24
West Midlands +19 99 £40,000 +17.65% 21
North West +17 90 £33,500 -4.29% 30
South West -83 69 £30,000 -14.29% 21
East Midlands -17 48 £42,500 +21.43% 27
Scotland -41 25 £34,000 -15.00% 9
Wales +4 10 £34,000 +4.62% 5
North East -16 9 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Northern Ireland +3 2 £32,500 +44.44%
Channel Islands - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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.

1 879 (39.52%) HTML
2 852 (38.31%) User Experience
3 748 (33.63%) CSS
4 703 (31.61%) JavaScript
5 667 (29.99%) Marketing
6 608 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
7 562 (25.27%) Photoshop
8 450 (20.23%) Analytics
9 419 (18.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 359 (16.14%) Adobe Illustrator
11 347 (15.60%) Wireframes
12 319 (14.34%) Front End Development
13 304 (13.67%) jQuery
14 297 (13.35%) Degree
15 296 (13.31%) HTML5
16 286 (12.86%) Java
17 277 (12.46%) Google
18 274 (12.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 260 (11.69%) E-Commerce
20 251 (11.29%) Microsoft
20 251 (11.29%) CMS
20 251 (11.29%) Prototyping
21 248 (11.15%) AngularJS
22 243 (10.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
23 242 (10.88%) Finance
24 241 (10.84%) Adobe Analytics
25 226 (10.16%) Windows
26 224 (10.07%) Problem-Solving
27 215 (9.67%) Web Development
28 211 (9.49%) PHP

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
1 274 (12.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 251 (11.29%) CMS
3 129 (5.80%) WordPress
4 39 (1.75%) Drupal
5 38 (1.71%) Marvel
6 37 (1.66%) SAS
7 26 (1.17%) SharePoint
8 24 (1.08%) EPiServer
9 23 (1.03%) Skype for Business
10 22 (0.99%) Apache
10 22 (0.99%) Umbraco
11 21 (0.94%) MS Exchange
11 21 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
12 20 (0.90%) Alfresco
13 19 (0.85%) Apache Solr
14 16 (0.72%) Liferay
15 13 (0.58%) Joomla!
16 11 (0.49%) WebSphere
17 9 (0.40%) LiveCycle
18 8 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 562 (25.27%) Photoshop
2 419 (18.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 359 (16.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 188 (8.45%) Microsoft Office
5 185 (8.32%) InVision
6 155 (6.97%) InDesign
7 106 (4.77%) Microsoft Excel
8 87 (3.91%) OmniGraffle
9 74 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 69 (3.10%) Adobe After Effects
11 53 (2.38%) Acrobat
11 53 (2.38%) MS Visio
12 51 (2.29%) Adobe Premiere
13 41 (1.84%) Adobe Captivate
14 28 (1.26%) Camtasia
15 16 (0.72%) Pixate
15 16 (0.72%) UXPin
16 14 (0.63%) GIMP
17 12 (0.54%) CorelDRAW
18 11 (0.49%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 100 (4.50%) Adobe Campaign
2 51 (2.29%) Magento
3 31 (1.39%) Eloqua
4 26 (1.17%) SAP Hybris
5 24 (1.08%) Unica
6 23 (1.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 12 (0.54%) Abakus
7 12 (0.54%) SAP S/4HANA
7 12 (0.54%) SDL Web 8
7 12 (0.54%) Shopify
8 10 (0.45%) Carpe Diem
8 10 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (0.31%) WebTrends
10 6 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
11 4 (0.18%) Sprinklr
12 3 (0.13%) FastStats
12 3 (0.13%) Infor M3
13 2 (0.090%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 243 (10.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 241 (10.84%) Adobe Analytics
3 172 (7.73%) Google Analytics
4 103 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
5 90 (4.05%) Office 365
6 52 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 33 (1.48%) SaaS
8 31 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (1.08%) Amazon S3
9 24 (1.08%) Responsys
9 24 (1.08%) Silverpop
10 21 (0.94%) AdWords
10 21 (0.94%) GitHub
11 19 (0.85%) Google Tag Manager
12 18 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
13 16 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (0.54%) Google Attribution 360
14 12 (0.54%) Serverless
15 11 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (0.49%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 79 (3.55%) Internet
2 41 (1.84%) VPN
3 26 (1.17%) Skype
4 23 (1.03%) DNS
5 22 (0.99%) HTTP
6 21 (0.94%) WebEx
7 17 (0.76%) DHCP
8 13 (0.58%) Intranet
9 11 (0.49%) Wireless
10 10 (0.45%) Broadband
10 10 (0.45%) SMS
10 10 (0.45%) SMTP
10 10 (0.45%) TCP/IP
11 9 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (0.40%) Remote Desktop
12 8 (0.36%) Firewall
13 7 (0.31%) SAN
13 7 (0.31%) VLAN
14 6 (0.27%) Network Security
15 5 (0.22%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (3.19%) MySQL
1 71 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 55 (2.47%) Big Data
3 43 (1.93%) Relational Database
4 35 (1.57%) Hadoop
5 24 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 22 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 19 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 18 (0.81%) NoSQL
9 16 (0.72%) Endeca
10 14 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (0.45%) Power BI
12 9 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (0.36%) Amazon Aurora
13 8 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (0.36%) Mixpanel
13 8 (0.36%) Spotfire
14 7 (0.31%) QlikView
15 6 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 195 (8.77%) Axure RP
2 141 (6.34%) Git (software)
3 129 (5.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 92 (4.14%) Jenkins
5 71 (3.19%) Grunt
6 67 (3.01%) gulp
7 66 (2.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 64 (2.88%) Maven
9 53 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
10 49 (2.20%) JIRA
11 45 (2.02%) Ant
12 35 (1.57%) Selenium
13 30 (1.35%) Cucumber
14 28 (1.26%) webpack
15 26 (1.17%) Mockito
16 25 (1.12%) Xcode
17 24 (1.08%) Bitbucket
17 24 (1.08%) TeamCity
18 23 (1.03%) JUnit
19 20 (0.90%) Gradle
General
1 667 (29.99%) Marketing
2 242 (10.88%) Finance
3 139 (6.25%) Retail
4 74 (3.33%) Advertising
5 70 (3.15%) Banking
6 65 (2.92%) Games
7 53 (2.38%) Legal
8 46 (2.07%) Publishing
9 43 (1.93%) Law
10 40 (1.80%) Telecoms
11 29 (1.30%) Multimedia
12 16 (0.72%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.63%) Investment Banking
14 11 (0.49%) Automotive
15 9 (0.40%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.36%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.31%) Back Office
17 7 (0.31%) Billing
18 6 (0.27%) Brand Awareness
18 6 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 707 (31.79%) Designer
2 558 (25.09%) Developer
3 322 (14.48%) UX Designer
4 237 (10.66%) Analyst
5 221 (9.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 183 (8.23%) UI Designer
7 122 (5.49%) Senior Designer
7 122 (5.49%) UI/UX Designer
8 91 (4.09%) JavaScript Developer
9 90 (4.05%) Digital Designer
10 84 (3.78%) Consultant
11 77 (3.46%) Web Developer
12 76 (3.42%) Web Designer
13 74 (3.33%) Architect
14 72 (3.24%) Support Engineer
15 70 (3.15%) Senior UX Designer
16 62 (2.79%) Junior
17 60 (2.70%) Digital Analyst
17 60 (2.70%) Lead Designer
18 58 (2.61%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 879 (39.52%) HTML
2 748 (33.63%) CSS
3 304 (13.67%) jQuery
4 296 (13.31%) HTML5
5 248 (11.15%) AngularJS
6 196 (8.81%) CSS3
7 188 (8.45%) React
8 150 (6.74%) Sass
9 100 (4.50%) XML
10 97 (4.36%) Node.js
11 95 (4.27%) .NET
12 90 (4.05%) Web Services
13 89 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 87 (3.91%) RESTful
15 68 (3.06%) J2EE
16 65 (2.92%) JSON
17 60 (2.70%) Angular 2
18 55 (2.47%) Vue.js
19 54 (2.43%) Spring
20 52 (2.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 852 (38.31%) User Experience
2 158 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
3 149 (6.70%) Graphic Design
4 122 (5.49%) Mobile App
5 106 (4.77%) Social Media
6 105 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
7 71 (3.19%) Computer Science
8 69 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
9 62 (2.79%) e-Learning
10 48 (2.16%) Management Information System
11 42 (1.89%) Fintech
12 38 (1.71%) Digital Media
13 36 (1.62%) Animation
14 34 (1.53%) IVR
15 28 (1.26%) Learning Management System
16 27 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
17 24 (1.08%) iPhone
18 23 (1.03%) iPad
18 23 (1.03%) Photography
19 22 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 226 (10.16%) Windows
2 101 (4.54%) Android
3 99 (4.45%) Apple iOS
4 96 (4.32%) Windows 7
5 79 (3.55%) Windows 10
6 54 (2.43%) Linux
7 41 (1.84%) Windows Server
8 40 (1.80%) Mac OS X
9 31 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (1.30%) Mac OS
11 28 (1.26%) Windows 8
12 21 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (0.49%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.45%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.31%) SUSE
17 6 (0.27%) Unix
18 4 (0.18%) AIX
18 4 (0.18%) HPUX
18 4 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
2 450 (20.23%) Analytics
3 347 (15.60%) Wireframes
4 319 (14.34%) Front End Development
5 260 (11.69%) E-Commerce
6 251 (11.29%) Prototyping
7 224 (10.07%) Problem-Solving
8 215 (9.67%) Web Development
9 163 (7.33%) Digital Marketing
10 157 (7.06%) Software Engineering
11 153 (6.88%) Project Management
12 150 (6.74%) Web Design
13 148 (6.65%) Mentoring
14 144 (6.47%) SEO
15 139 (6.25%) Scrum
16 135 (6.07%) Responsive Web Design
17 133 (5.98%) Content Management
18 121 (5.44%) CRM
19 120 (5.40%) Continuous Integration
20 113 (5.08%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 703 (31.61%) JavaScript
2 286 (12.86%) Java
3 211 (9.49%) PHP
3 211 (9.49%) SQL
4 84 (3.78%) Python
5 80 (3.60%) C#
6 38 (1.71%) ES6
7 27 (1.21%) Objective-C
8 24 (1.08%) C
9 22 (0.99%) Apple Swift
9 22 (0.99%) C++
10 20 (0.90%) TypeScript
11 16 (0.72%) ABAP
11 16 (0.72%) R
12 15 (0.67%) Ruby
13 13 (0.58%) VBA
14 12 (0.54%) T-SQL
15 11 (0.49%) Java 8
15 11 (0.49%) PowerShell
15 11 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 297 (13.35%) Degree
2 34 (1.53%) Master's Degree
3 32 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.49%) PMI Certification
6 11 (0.49%) PMP
7 9 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (0.36%) CIPD
9 7 (0.31%) AWS Certification
10 6 (0.27%) A+ Certification
10 6 (0.27%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.22%) MCP
11 5 (0.22%) MCSA
11 5 (0.22%) MCSE
12 4 (0.18%) CISA
12 4 (0.18%) CISSP
12 4 (0.18%) ISEB
12 4 (0.18%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (0.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (3.19%) QA
2 31 (1.39%) SLA
3 20 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.54%) GCP
5 9 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
5 9 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 7 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.22%) GDPR
7 5 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.22%) WCAG
8 3 (0.13%) WAI
9 2 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.090%) PMO
10 1 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 114 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 47 (2.11%) Docker
3 15 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 15 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.49%) XenApp
5 10 (0.45%) Varnish
6 5 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.18%) LXC
8 2 (0.090%) HDFS
9 1 (0.045%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.045%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.045%) pfSense
9 1 (0.045%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.045%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.045%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.045%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 69 (3.10%) Terraform
2 68 (3.06%) SCCM
3 45 (2.02%) Ansible
4 42 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.67%) Jamf Pro
6 14 (0.63%) AirWatch
7 13 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
8 9 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.31%) Nagios
9 7 (0.31%) WSUS
10 6 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 6 (0.27%) Pingdom
11 5 (0.22%) Aspera SmartTrack
11 5 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.22%) TeamSite
12 4 (0.18%) cPanel
12 4 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
13 3 (0.13%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 277 (12.46%) Google
2 251 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 137 (6.16%) Salesforce.com
4 100 (4.50%) Oracle
5 82 (3.69%) Tableau
6 76 (3.42%) SAP
7 69 (3.10%) Apple
8 63 (2.83%) IBM
9 57 (2.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 56 (2.52%) Cisco
11 51 (2.29%) Twitter
12 46 (2.07%) hybris
13 45 (2.02%) Sitecore
14 33 (1.48%) Citrix
15 30 (1.35%) Alias
15 30 (1.35%) Omniture
16 29 (1.30%) Facebook
17 27 (1.21%) iManage
18 25 (1.12%) ServiceNow
19 23 (1.03%) Optimizely