Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 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
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 266 288 263
Rank change year-on-year +22 -25 -2
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1,381 1,736 2,243
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.20% 1.16% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 2.76% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,116 1,329 1,691
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £76,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +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 47,878 62,885 78,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.58% 42.20% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 36,676 48,252 61,926
Median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
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 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 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 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 +24 1,302 £45,000 - 106
London +5 727 £55,000 - 55
UK excluding London +46 616 £40,000 +14.29% 59
South East +105 218 £42,500 +19.72% 17
Midlands +40 131 £37,500 +20.97% 3
North of England -31 98 £38,750 +1.97% 20
West Midlands +73 84 £41,000 +32.26% 1
East of England +70 82 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Work from Home +35 82 £57,500 +4.55% 7
North West +14 69 £37,500 -16.67% 9
East Midlands +17 47 £32,500 +25.00% 2
South West -12 46 £37,500 +17.19% 10
Yorkshire +2 28 £40,000 +14.29% 9
Scotland +22 26 £45,000 +63.64% 6
Wales +2 19 £35,000 -9.68% 2
North East +3 1 £20,000 -46.67% 2
Channel Islands - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 9 April 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.

1 475 (34.40%) User Experience
2 460 (33.31%) HTML
3 431 (31.21%) CSS
4 408 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
5 406 (29.40%) JavaScript
6 321 (23.24%) Marketing
7 279 (20.20%) Photoshop
8 268 (19.41%) Sketch
9 255 (18.46%) Analytics
10 214 (15.50%) Adobe Illustrator
11 212 (15.35%) Wireframes
12 198 (14.34%) Finance
13 195 (14.12%) InVision
14 192 (13.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 180 (13.03%) Front End Development
16 171 (12.38%) E-Commerce
17 168 (12.17%) Problem-Solving
18 164 (11.88%) Google
19 163 (11.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 157 (11.37%) CMS
21 152 (11.01%) Degree
22 149 (10.79%) Java
23 135 (9.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
23 135 (9.78%) Prototyping
24 132 (9.56%) Web Development
25 131 (9.49%) Retail
26 129 (9.34%) Microsoft
26 129 (9.34%) Adobe Analytics
27 128 (9.27%) Axure RP
28 122 (8.83%) Microsoft Office

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
1 192 (13.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 157 (11.37%) CMS
3 56 (4.06%) Confluence
3 56 (4.06%) WordPress
4 44 (3.19%) SharePoint
5 22 (1.59%) Skype for Business
6 20 (1.45%) Apache
7 17 (1.23%) JBoss
8 16 (1.16%) WebSphere
9 15 (1.09%) Tomcat
10 14 (1.01%) WebLogic
11 12 (0.87%) Drupal
12 10 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (0.58%) Headless CMS
14 7 (0.51%) SAS
15 6 (0.43%) Apache Airflow
16 5 (0.36%) FileNet
16 5 (0.36%) IIS
16 5 (0.36%) MS Exchange
17 4 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 279 (20.20%) Photoshop
2 268 (19.41%) Sketch
3 214 (15.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 195 (14.12%) InVision
5 163 (11.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 122 (8.83%) Microsoft Office
7 117 (8.47%) Adobe XD
8 79 (5.72%) InDesign
9 62 (4.49%) Zeplin
10 58 (4.20%) Adobe Captivate
11 56 (4.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 54 (3.91%) Microsoft Excel
13 49 (3.55%) Acrobat
14 46 (3.33%) Adobe After Effects
15 38 (2.75%) AutoCAD
16 35 (2.53%) Adobe Premiere
17 32 (2.32%) Figma
18 21 (1.52%) FrameMaker
19 18 (1.30%) Camtasia
20 17 (1.23%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 71 (5.14%) Adobe Campaign
2 62 (4.49%) Magento
3 31 (2.24%) SAP Hybris
4 23 (1.67%) Shopify
5 17 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.65%) Eloqua
7 6 (0.43%) SessionCam
8 5 (0.36%) FastStats
8 5 (0.36%) Unica
9 4 (0.29%) Elite 3E
10 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (0.22%) WebTrends
11 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
12 1 (0.072%) FastStats PeopleStage
12 1 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
12 1 (0.072%) SAP S/4HANA
12 1 (0.072%) Workday HCM
12 1 (0.072%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 135 (9.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 129 (9.34%) Adobe Analytics
3 108 (7.82%) Office 365
4 98 (7.10%) Google Analytics
5 69 (5.00%) AWS
6 65 (4.71%) SaaS
7 44 (3.19%) GitHub
8 42 (3.04%) Azure
9 30 (2.17%) npm
10 28 (2.03%) Power Platform
11 23 (1.67%) Serverless
12 18 (1.30%) GCP
13 16 (1.16%) Google Tag Manager
14 12 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
14 12 (0.87%) PaaS
15 10 (0.72%) IaaS
15 10 (0.72%) OneDrive
16 9 (0.65%) Dropbox
17 8 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
17 8 (0.58%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.68%) DNS
2 27 (1.96%) WAN
3 26 (1.88%) LAN
4 24 (1.74%) VPN
5 22 (1.59%) Skype
6 20 (1.45%) Firewall
7 19 (1.38%) Internet
8 11 (0.80%) Intranet
9 9 (0.65%) DHCP
10 8 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (0.58%) TCP/IP
11 7 (0.51%) Broadband
11 7 (0.51%) VoIP
11 7 (0.51%) WebEx
12 6 (0.43%) IPsec
12 6 (0.43%) Wireless
13 5 (0.36%) HTTP
13 5 (0.36%) Network Security
13 5 (0.36%) PSTN
13 5 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (3.62%) MySQL
2 37 (2.68%) SQL Server
3 27 (1.96%) Power BI
4 26 (1.88%) Relational Database
5 25 (1.81%) Big Data
6 19 (1.38%) Jackrabbit
7 13 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
7 13 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 11 (0.80%) MongoDB
9 10 (0.72%) Redis
10 9 (0.65%) Data Mining
10 9 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (0.65%) FileMaker
10 9 (0.65%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.58%) CouchDB
12 7 (0.51%) Looker
13 6 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.36%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 128 (9.27%) Axure RP
2 78 (5.65%) JIRA
3 67 (4.85%) Git (software)
4 66 (4.78%) Balsamiq
5 32 (2.32%) Jasmine
5 32 (2.32%) Karma Test Runner
6 29 (2.10%) Jenkins
7 25 (1.81%) JUnit
8 21 (1.52%) Eclipse
9 20 (1.45%) Mockito
9 20 (1.45%) TeamCity
9 20 (1.45%) webpack
10 18 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 17 (1.23%) gulp
12 16 (1.16%) Dreamweaver
13 13 (0.94%) Grunt
13 13 (0.94%) Subversion
14 12 (0.87%) Travis CI
15 9 (0.65%) PHPUnit
16 8 (0.58%) Cucumber
General
1 321 (23.24%) Marketing
2 198 (14.34%) Finance
3 131 (9.49%) Retail
4 66 (4.78%) Legal
5 64 (4.63%) Banking
6 56 (4.06%) Games
7 49 (3.55%) Advertising
8 34 (2.46%) Publishing
9 24 (1.74%) Law
10 16 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.80%) Multimedia
11 11 (0.80%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.51%) Automotive
13 4 (0.29%) German Language
13 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.29%) Social Housing
14 3 (0.22%) Billing
14 3 (0.22%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 431 (31.21%) Designer
2 282 (20.42%) Developer
3 231 (16.73%) UX Designer
4 165 (11.95%) UI Designer
5 124 (8.98%) UI/UX Designer
6 114 (8.25%) Analyst
7 85 (6.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 77 (5.58%) Architect
9 65 (4.71%) Senior Designer
10 61 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
11 56 (4.06%) Junior
12 47 (3.40%) Digital Designer
13 46 (3.33%) Consultant
14 45 (3.26%) Java Developer
15 43 (3.11%) Graphic Designer
15 43 (3.11%) Senior UX Designer
16 39 (2.82%) Web Designer
17 38 (2.75%) Software Engineer
18 37 (2.68%) Senior Developer
18 37 (2.68%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (33.31%) HTML
2 431 (31.21%) CSS
3 109 (7.89%) HTML5
4 103 (7.46%) AngularJS
5 96 (6.95%) jQuery
6 79 (5.72%) Sass
7 75 (5.43%) React
8 66 (4.78%) CSS3
8 66 (4.78%) REST
9 64 (4.63%) Node.js
10 56 (4.06%) Spring
11 55 (3.98%) .NET
12 54 (3.91%) LESS
13 53 (3.84%) JSON
14 52 (3.77%) Vue.js
15 42 (3.04%) Web Services
16 31 (2.24%) Hibernate
17 29 (2.10%) J2EE
17 29 (2.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (2.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 475 (34.40%) User Experience
2 116 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 101 (7.31%) Mobile App
4 79 (5.72%) Self-Motivation
5 77 (5.58%) Animation
6 74 (5.36%) Graphic Design
7 69 (5.00%) iPad
8 61 (4.42%) e-Learning
9 48 (3.48%) Social Media
10 45 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
11 39 (2.82%) Management Information System
12 34 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
12 34 (2.46%) Virtual Team
13 27 (1.96%) Marketing Technology
14 26 (1.88%) iPhone
15 21 (1.52%) Digital Media
15 21 (1.52%) Motion Graphics
16 18 (1.30%) Video Editing
17 16 (1.16%) Cloud Native
18 14 (1.01%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 117 (8.47%) Windows
2 78 (5.65%) Apple iOS
3 74 (5.36%) Android
4 52 (3.77%) Windows 10
5 40 (2.90%) Linux
6 25 (1.81%) Windows Server
7 21 (1.52%) Mac OS
8 17 (1.23%) Windows 7
9 13 (0.94%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.58%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.36%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.29%) VMS
13 4 (0.29%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2016
14 3 (0.22%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.14%) Unix
15 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (18.46%) Analytics
3 212 (15.35%) Wireframes
4 180 (13.03%) Front End Development
5 171 (12.38%) E-Commerce
6 168 (12.17%) Problem-Solving
7 135 (9.78%) Prototyping
8 132 (9.56%) Web Development
9 122 (8.83%) Scrum
10 114 (8.25%) Content Management
11 105 (7.60%) Project Management
12 85 (6.15%) Software Engineering
12 85 (6.15%) Web Design
13 81 (5.87%) TDD
13 81 (5.87%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
14 77 (5.58%) CRM
15 75 (5.43%) SEO
16 73 (5.29%) Digital Marketing
17 66 (4.78%) Collaborative Working
18 63 (4.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 406 (29.40%) JavaScript
2 149 (10.79%) Java
3 104 (7.53%) SQL
4 101 (7.31%) PHP
5 49 (3.55%) Python
6 44 (3.19%) ES6
7 37 (2.68%) TypeScript
8 26 (1.88%) C#
9 24 (1.74%) Java 8
10 21 (1.52%) Ruby
11 20 (1.45%) PowerShell
12 13 (0.94%) C
12 13 (0.94%) Groovy
13 12 (0.87%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.72%) R
15 9 (0.65%) Java 9
15 9 (0.65%) Perl
16 6 (0.43%) VBA
17 4 (0.29%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 152 (11.01%) Degree
2 16 (1.16%) CIPD
2 16 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (0.94%) TOGAF Certification
4 9 (0.65%) ISEB
5 8 (0.58%) Master's Degree
6 7 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.36%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.29%) BICSI RCDD
8 4 (0.29%) CBAP
8 4 (0.29%) CCNA
8 4 (0.29%) IIBA
8 4 (0.29%) MCSA
8 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.29%) RIBA
9 3 (0.22%) CCSP
10 2 (0.14%) CISSP
10 2 (0.14%) CRISC
10 2 (0.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.20%) QA
2 44 (3.19%) SLA
3 15 (1.09%) GDPR
4 10 (0.72%) WCAG
5 8 (0.58%) GMP
6 7 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 19770
8 4 (0.29%) Actionable Recommendations
8 4 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.22%) WAI
10 2 (0.14%) NIST
10 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.072%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 88 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.30%) Docker
3 18 (1.30%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.36%) BitLocker
5 3 (0.22%) HDFS
5 3 (0.22%) NFS
5 3 (0.22%) StorNext
6 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.072%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (2.10%) SCCM
2 16 (1.16%) Kibana
2 16 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.87%) ZABBIX
4 10 (0.72%) Jamf Pro
4 10 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (0.58%) Istio
5 8 (0.58%) Knative
5 8 (0.58%) Puppet
5 8 (0.58%) Terraform
6 7 (0.51%) Ansible
6 7 (0.51%) Salt
7 6 (0.43%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.29%) Sysprep
9 3 (0.22%) TeamSite
10 2 (0.14%) DameWare
10 2 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.14%) OpenView
10 2 (0.14%) OVSD
10 2 (0.14%) Plesk
Vendors
1 164 (11.88%) Google
2 129 (9.34%) Microsoft
3 87 (6.30%) Salesforce.com
4 62 (4.49%) Apple
5 52 (3.77%) SAP
6 50 (3.62%) Oracle
7 49 (3.55%) IBM
8 42 (3.04%) hybris
9 40 (2.90%) iManage
10 39 (2.82%) Citrix
11 35 (2.53%) VMware
12 30 (2.17%) Demandware
12 30 (2.17%) HP
12 30 (2.17%) Tableau
13 22 (1.59%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 21 (1.52%) FIS
14 21 (1.52%) WorldPay
15 20 (1.45%) Dell
15 20 (1.45%) Mitel
16 18 (1.30%) Tealium