Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 281 275
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1,899 2,232 2,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.19% 1.25% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 2.80% 2.80% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,369 1,773 1,957
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 67,828 79,641 80,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.64% 44.45% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 52,123 61,778 65,076
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -5 1,816 £42,500 +6.25% 453
London +1 1,047 £50,000 +11.11% 184
UK excluding London -30 814 £35,000 - 284
South East -13 232 £40,750 +2.39% 72
North of England -22 202 £37,500 -6.25% 82
Midlands -43 137 £35,000 +16.67% 55
North West -1 105 £37,500 - 46
South West +36 99 £30,000 -7.69% 31
East of England +19 95 £35,000 +16.67% 29
Yorkshire -6 94 £35,000 -12.50% 35
East Midlands +29 72 £25,500 -17.07% 31
West Midlands -59 64 £39,000 +30.00% 24
Scotland -17 37 £32,500 -13.33% 11
Wales +11 9 £34,000 -13.92% 3
North East +5 3 £28,750 -4.17% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £35,000 - 1
Isle of Man - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 798 (42.02%) HTML
2 762 (40.13%) User Experience
3 673 (35.44%) CSS
4 591 (31.12%) JavaScript
5 587 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
6 581 (30.60%) Marketing
7 456 (24.01%) Photoshop
8 403 (21.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 386 (20.33%) Analytics
10 332 (17.48%) Wireframes
11 320 (16.85%) Adobe Illustrator
12 289 (15.22%) Degree
13 270 (14.22%) HTML5
14 244 (12.85%) Microsoft
15 241 (12.69%) Front End Development
16 236 (12.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 230 (12.11%) SQL
18 221 (11.64%) Java
18 221 (11.64%) Finance
19 217 (11.43%) E-Commerce
20 214 (11.27%) CMS
21 204 (10.74%) Windows
22 202 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
23 200 (10.53%) Google
24 197 (10.37%) jQuery
25 196 (10.32%) Web Development
26 191 (10.06%) Prototyping
27 189 (9.95%) CSS3
28 188 (9.90%) InVision
29 182 (9.58%) Axure RP

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
1 236 (12.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 214 (11.27%) CMS
3 113 (5.95%) WordPress
4 61 (3.21%) Marvel
5 38 (2.00%) SAS
6 37 (1.95%) SharePoint
7 30 (1.58%) Confluence
8 29 (1.53%) Drupal
9 24 (1.26%) Apache Solr
10 23 (1.21%) Apache
11 18 (0.95%) EPiServer
12 17 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
13 15 (0.79%) Umbraco
14 14 (0.74%) IBM Notes
14 14 (0.74%) Skype for Business
15 13 (0.68%) MS Exchange
16 12 (0.63%) Moodle
17 9 (0.47%) Liferay
17 9 (0.47%) nginx
18 8 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 456 (24.01%) Photoshop
2 403 (21.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 320 (16.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 202 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
5 188 (9.90%) InVision
6 115 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
7 113 (5.95%) InDesign
8 72 (3.79%) OmniGraffle
9 65 (3.42%) Adobe After Effects
10 62 (3.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 59 (3.11%) MS Visio
12 54 (2.84%) Acrobat
13 36 (1.90%) Adobe Premiere
14 26 (1.37%) Adobe Captivate
14 26 (1.37%) Flinto
15 16 (0.84%) CorelDRAW
16 13 (0.68%) RoboHelp
17 12 (0.63%) SPSS
18 11 (0.58%) Fireworks
18 11 (0.58%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 47 (2.47%) Adobe Campaign
2 31 (1.63%) Magento
3 26 (1.37%) SAP Hybris
4 18 (0.95%) Eloqua
5 17 (0.90%) WebTrends
6 16 (0.84%) SDL Web 8
6 16 (0.84%) Shopify
6 16 (0.84%) Unica
7 14 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
8 5 (0.26%) Abakus
9 4 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.21%) FastStats
9 4 (0.21%) SAP PSCD
10 3 (0.16%) DocuMatrix
10 3 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
10 3 (0.16%) Relativity
10 3 (0.16%) Ringtail
11 2 (0.11%) Carpe Diem
11 2 (0.11%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 174 (9.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 139 (7.32%) Adobe Analytics
3 134 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
4 129 (6.79%) Google Analytics
5 90 (4.74%) Office 365
6 81 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 44 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (1.53%) Google Tag Manager
9 27 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
10 24 (1.26%) SaaS
11 18 (0.95%) Silverpop
12 16 (0.84%) GitHub
12 16 (0.84%) MailChimp
13 13 (0.68%) AdWords
14 12 (0.63%) Serverless
15 10 (0.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
16 9 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
16 9 (0.47%) Amazon S3
16 9 (0.47%) npm
17 7 (0.37%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.37%) Internet
2 37 (1.95%) VPN
3 36 (1.90%) HTTP
4 31 (1.63%) DNS
5 24 (1.26%) TCP/IP
6 20 (1.05%) LAN
7 18 (0.95%) DHCP
8 14 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
8 14 (0.74%) Skype
8 14 (0.74%) Wireless
9 11 (0.58%) Broadband
9 11 (0.58%) Firewall
9 11 (0.58%) Intranet
10 10 (0.53%) WAN
11 9 (0.47%) VLAN
12 8 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (0.37%) SMS
14 6 (0.32%) SSL
14 6 (0.32%) VoIP
15 4 (0.21%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 57 (3.00%) MySQL
3 51 (2.69%) Relational Database
4 35 (1.84%) RDBMS
5 33 (1.74%) Big Data
6 23 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (1.16%) NoSQL
7 22 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (1.11%) Endeca
9 19 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (0.95%) Power BI
11 14 (0.74%) MongoDB
12 12 (0.63%) MariaDB
13 11 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
14 10 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (0.47%) BigQuery
16 7 (0.37%) QlikView
17 6 (0.32%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 182 (9.58%) Axure RP
2 124 (6.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 115 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 76 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 76 (4.00%) JIRA
5 52 (2.74%) Maven
6 47 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 43 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
8 36 (1.90%) gulp
8 36 (1.90%) webpack
9 34 (1.79%) Grunt
10 32 (1.69%) Selenium
11 30 (1.58%) Ant
12 29 (1.53%) JUnit
13 22 (1.16%) Cucumber
13 22 (1.16%) Mockito
14 20 (1.05%) Jasmine
15 15 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
16 14 (0.74%) TeamCity
17 13 (0.68%) Babel
General
1 581 (30.60%) Marketing
2 221 (11.64%) Finance
3 137 (7.21%) Retail
4 80 (4.21%) Banking
5 68 (3.58%) Advertising
6 66 (3.48%) Publishing
7 43 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 41 (2.16%) Legal
9 37 (1.95%) Games
10 31 (1.63%) Multimedia
11 26 (1.37%) Investment Banking
11 26 (1.37%) Law
12 22 (1.16%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.79%) Automotive
13 15 (0.79%) Front Office
13 15 (0.79%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.37%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.26%) Electronics
16 5 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 610 (32.12%) Designer
2 484 (25.49%) Developer
3 330 (17.38%) UX Designer
4 205 (10.80%) UI Designer
5 185 (9.74%) Analyst
6 168 (8.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 153 (8.06%) UI/UX Designer
8 95 (5.00%) Senior Designer
9 89 (4.69%) Web Developer
10 76 (4.00%) Architect
11 73 (3.84%) Digital Designer
12 65 (3.42%) Consultant
12 65 (3.42%) JavaScript Developer
12 65 (3.42%) Junior
13 63 (3.32%) Senior UX Designer
14 59 (3.11%) Senior Developer
15 58 (3.05%) Digital Analyst
16 57 (3.00%) Web Designer
17 54 (2.84%) Visual Designer
18 50 (2.63%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 798 (42.02%) HTML
2 673 (35.44%) CSS
3 270 (14.22%) HTML5
4 197 (10.37%) jQuery
5 189 (9.95%) CSS3
6 171 (9.00%) AngularJS
7 109 (5.74%) React
8 88 (4.63%) Sass
9 83 (4.37%) XML
10 82 (4.32%) Node.js
11 76 (4.00%) .NET
12 71 (3.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 69 (3.63%) Vue.js
14 60 (3.16%) Web Services
15 57 (3.00%) RESTful
16 56 (2.95%) Spring
17 55 (2.90%) J2EE
18 50 (2.63%) REST
19 48 (2.53%) JSON
20 34 (1.79%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 762 (40.13%) User Experience
2 161 (8.48%) Graphic Design
3 152 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (7.11%) Social Media
5 131 (6.90%) Mobile App
6 78 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
7 68 (3.58%) Greenfield Project
8 62 (3.26%) Fintech
9 49 (2.58%) Animation
10 48 (2.53%) e-Learning
11 36 (1.90%) Virtual Team
12 34 (1.79%) Blog
13 27 (1.42%) Video Editing
14 26 (1.37%) Digital Media
15 25 (1.32%) Photography
16 23 (1.21%) Management Information System
17 20 (1.05%) Robotics
18 16 (0.84%) Marketing Technology
19 15 (0.79%) Equities
19 15 (0.79%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 204 (10.74%) Windows
2 94 (4.95%) Android
3 93 (4.90%) Apple iOS
4 79 (4.16%) Windows 10
5 72 (3.79%) Windows 7
6 67 (3.53%) Linux
7 43 (2.26%) Windows Server
8 32 (1.69%) Mac OS X
9 23 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (1.11%) Windows 8
11 20 (1.05%) Mac OS
12 15 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.47%) Unix
14 8 (0.42%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.26%) SUSE
16 4 (0.21%) Debian
16 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X Server
16 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 587 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (20.33%) Analytics
3 332 (17.48%) Wireframes
4 241 (12.69%) Front End Development
5 217 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 196 (10.32%) Web Development
7 191 (10.06%) Prototyping
8 164 (8.64%) Problem-Solving
9 163 (8.58%) Scrum
10 159 (8.37%) Digital Marketing
11 134 (7.06%) Web Design
12 122 (6.42%) Content Management
13 120 (6.32%) Responsive Web Design
14 116 (6.11%) CRM
15 110 (5.79%) Mentoring
15 110 (5.79%) Visualisation
16 109 (5.74%) Project Management
17 108 (5.69%) SEO
18 107 (5.63%) Software Engineering
19 102 (5.37%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 591 (31.12%) JavaScript
2 230 (12.11%) SQL
3 221 (11.64%) Java
4 139 (7.32%) PHP
5 79 (4.16%) Python
6 78 (4.11%) C#
7 34 (1.79%) ES6
8 30 (1.58%) C
9 29 (1.53%) ABAP
10 28 (1.47%) C++
11 24 (1.26%) T-SQL
11 24 (1.26%) TypeScript
12 23 (1.21%) VBA
13 22 (1.16%) R
14 16 (0.84%) Java 8
14 16 (0.84%) Ruby
15 10 (0.53%) PowerShell
16 9 (0.47%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.42%) Apple Swift
18 7 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 289 (15.22%) Degree
2 35 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (0.74%) Master's Degree
7 9 (0.47%) MCSE
8 8 (0.42%) MCSA
8 8 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
9 7 (0.37%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.32%) CCNA
10 6 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.32%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.21%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.21%) MBA
11 4 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.16%) MCSD
12 3 (0.16%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.37%) QA
2 33 (1.74%) SLA
3 14 (0.74%) WCAG
4 9 (0.47%) GDPR
5 8 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
7 6 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
7 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.32%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.26%) PMO
9 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.053%) WAI
System Software
1 134 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.42%) Docker
3 25 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.90%) XenApp
5 15 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (0.47%) Varnish
8 8 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.16%) iptables
9 3 (0.16%) LXC
9 3 (0.16%) NFS
10 2 (0.11%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.053%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 59 (3.11%) SCCM
2 31 (1.63%) Terraform
3 29 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (1.37%) Ansible
5 13 (0.68%) AirWatch
6 12 (0.63%) Jamf Pro
7 9 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
7 9 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.26%) Puppet
9 5 (0.26%) TeamSite
9 5 (0.26%) WSUS
10 3 (0.16%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.11%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.11%) Kibana
11 2 (0.11%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.11%) Packer
12 1 (0.053%) cPanel
12 1 (0.053%) WMI
Vendors
1 244 (12.85%) Microsoft
2 200 (10.53%) Google
3 112 (5.90%) Salesforce.com
4 76 (4.00%) Oracle
5 66 (3.48%) SAP
6 63 (3.32%) Tableau
7 61 (3.21%) hybris
8 56 (2.95%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 43 (2.26%) Cisco
10 41 (2.16%) Apple
11 36 (1.90%) IBM
12 35 (1.84%) Sitecore
13 30 (1.58%) VMware
14 27 (1.42%) Citrix
15 26 (1.37%) Marketo
16 24 (1.26%) Twitter
17 22 (1.16%) Facebook
17 22 (1.16%) Tealium
18 20 (1.05%) Blue Prism
19 19 (1.00%) Optimizely