Period
to 26 February 2021

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 26 February 2021 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
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 291 274 290
Rank change year-on-year -17 +16 -8
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 772 1,488 1,823
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.04% 1.21% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 2.93% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 683 1,241 1,423
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,550 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 28,041 50,759 63,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.69% 41.22% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21,449 39,432 49,175
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Adobe in the UK

Adobe
Top 18 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 26 February 2021. 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 -13 712 £48,000 +6.67% 164
UK excluding London +18 413 £42,500 +6.25% 109
London -37 315 £61,500 +11.82% 63
Work from Home -20 145 £55,000 -4.35% 24
North of England +84 139 £40,000 +6.67% 38
South East +25 113 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Midlands +13 78 £35,000 - 16
North West +60 74 £55,000 +41.94% 22
Yorkshire +46 59 £39,000 +4.00% 12
West Midlands +12 46 £37,500 -8.54% 7
South West +28 43 £57,500 +43.75% 14
East Midlands +18 32 £31,250 +1.63% 9
Wales +44 16 £33,500 +1.82% 4
Scotland +4 10 £43,611 +24.60% 5
East of England +14 9 £36,000 -34.55% 7
North East +15 6 £22,500 -43.75% 4
Northern Ireland +17 4 £40,000 -42.86%
Isle of Man - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, 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.

1 296 (38.34%) HTML
2 291 (37.69%) User Experience
3 258 (33.42%) CSS
4 244 (31.61%) JavaScript
5 226 (29.27%) Marketing
6 205 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
7 200 (25.91%) Sketch
8 187 (24.22%) Photoshop
9 159 (20.60%) Wireframes
10 156 (20.21%) Analytics
11 148 (19.17%) Adobe Illustrator
12 139 (18.01%) Adobe XD
13 130 (16.84%) Front End Development
14 116 (15.03%) E-Commerce
15 112 (14.51%) HTML5
15 112 (14.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 107 (13.86%) Git (software)
17 105 (13.60%) Figma
18 98 (12.69%) InVision
19 96 (12.44%) Microsoft
20 89 (11.53%) Java
20 89 (11.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
21 87 (11.27%) CMS
21 87 (11.27%) Google
22 86 (11.14%) Prototyping
23 83 (10.75%) Web Development
24 81 (10.49%) Digital Marketing
25 80 (10.36%) Problem-Solving
26 79 (10.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
27 76 (9.84%) SQL

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 87 (11.27%) CMS
2 79 (10.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 49 (6.35%) WordPress
4 31 (4.02%) Sitecore CMS
5 18 (2.33%) Confluence
6 17 (2.20%) Apache
7 15 (1.94%) Umbraco
8 13 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.42%) EPiServer
9 11 (1.42%) JBoss
9 11 (1.42%) Kentico
9 11 (1.42%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.42%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.30%) FileNet
10 10 (1.30%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.17%) LiveCycle
12 8 (1.04%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.65%) Liferay
14 4 (0.52%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.52%) nginx
Applications
1 200 (25.91%) Sketch
2 187 (24.22%) Photoshop
3 148 (19.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 139 (18.01%) Adobe XD
5 112 (14.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 105 (13.60%) Figma
7 98 (12.69%) InVision
8 35 (4.53%) InDesign
9 34 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
10 28 (3.63%) Microsoft Excel
11 25 (3.24%) Adobe After Effects
12 24 (3.11%) AutoCAD
12 24 (3.11%) MS Visio
13 22 (2.85%) Adobe Premiere
13 22 (2.85%) Revit
14 20 (2.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 20 (2.59%) Zeplin
15 11 (1.42%) Acrobat
16 9 (1.17%) 3ds Max
17 7 (0.91%) Maya
Business Applications
1 36 (4.66%) Magento
2 24 (3.11%) SAP Hybris
3 14 (1.81%) Adobe Campaign
4 7 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.91%) Shopify
5 5 (0.65%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.52%) Elite 3E
6 4 (0.52%) Unica
7 3 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.39%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.26%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.26%) Pegasus Opera
9 1 (0.13%) FastStats
9 1 (0.13%) FastStats PeopleStage
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.13%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 89 (11.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 64 (8.29%) AWS
3 61 (7.90%) SaaS
4 55 (7.12%) Google Analytics
5 50 (6.48%) Azure
6 44 (5.70%) Microsoft 365
7 34 (4.40%) Adobe Analytics
8 19 (2.46%) GCP
9 17 (2.20%) npm
9 17 (2.20%) PaaS
10 16 (2.07%) Google Tag Manager
11 12 (1.55%) Akamai
11 12 (1.55%) GitHub
12 11 (1.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (1.42%) Azure Data Factory
12 11 (1.42%) IaaS
12 11 (1.42%) Logic Apps
12 11 (1.42%) Serverless
13 10 (1.30%) Asana
14 8 (1.04%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.94%) DNS
2 9 (1.17%) Firewall
2 9 (1.17%) Intranet
3 7 (0.91%) HTTP
4 6 (0.78%) Extranet
4 6 (0.78%) SSL
4 6 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.65%) Internet
5 5 (0.65%) VPN
5 5 (0.65%) Wireless
6 4 (0.52%) DHCP
6 4 (0.52%) FTP
6 4 (0.52%) SMS
7 3 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.39%) Skype
7 3 (0.39%) VLAN
8 2 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.26%) SAN
8 2 (0.26%) VSAN
9 1 (0.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (5.05%) MySQL
2 19 (2.46%) SQL Server
3 16 (2.07%) Tableau
4 15 (1.94%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.91%) NoSQL
6 7 (0.91%) Power BI
7 5 (0.65%) BigQuery
8 4 (0.52%) Amazon Aurora
8 4 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (0.52%) Looker
8 4 (0.52%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.39%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.26%) Big Data
10 2 (0.26%) FileMaker
10 2 (0.26%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.26%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 107 (13.86%) Git (software)
2 31 (4.02%) Axure RP
2 31 (4.02%) JIRA
3 30 (3.89%) Jenkins
4 27 (3.50%) Selenium
5 23 (2.98%) Balsamiq
5 23 (2.98%) JUnit
6 18 (2.33%) CocoaPods
7 15 (1.94%) Visual Studio
8 14 (1.81%) Grunt
9 13 (1.68%) gulp
10 11 (1.42%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.42%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.42%) IntelliJ
10 11 (1.42%) Moq
11 10 (1.30%) CasperJS
11 10 (1.30%) PhantomJS
11 10 (1.30%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.17%) Artifactory
13 8 (1.04%) Travis CI
General
1 226 (29.27%) Marketing
2 66 (8.55%) Finance
3 61 (7.90%) Retail
4 36 (4.66%) Advertising
5 19 (2.46%) Games
6 18 (2.33%) Law
7 17 (2.20%) Public Sector
8 16 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.07%) Publishing
9 15 (1.94%) Multimedia
10 14 (1.81%) Legal
11 11 (1.42%) Electronics
12 8 (1.04%) Telecoms
13 7 (0.91%) Banking
14 6 (0.78%) Automotive
15 4 (0.52%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.52%) Military
16 3 (0.39%) Local Government
17 2 (0.26%) French Language
17 2 (0.26%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 278 (36.01%) Developer
2 211 (27.33%) Designer
3 125 (16.19%) UX Designer
4 92 (11.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 78 (10.10%) UI Designer
6 71 (9.20%) UI/UX Designer
7 55 (7.12%) Analyst
8 52 (6.74%) Web Developer
9 50 (6.48%) Senior Developer
10 39 (5.05%) Architect
11 34 (4.40%) Senior Designer
12 29 (3.76%) Junior
13 28 (3.63%) Digital Designer
14 27 (3.50%) Android Developer
14 27 (3.50%) Support Analyst
15 23 (2.98%) iOS Developer
15 23 (2.98%) Web Designer
16 22 (2.85%) React Developer
17 20 (2.59%) Digital Architect
17 20 (2.59%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (38.34%) HTML
2 258 (33.42%) CSS
3 112 (14.51%) HTML5
4 73 (9.46%) jQuery
5 71 (9.20%) React
6 62 (8.03%) AngularJS
7 59 (7.64%) CSS3
8 53 (6.87%) RESTful
9 50 (6.48%) Sass
10 40 (5.18%) REST
11 38 (4.92%) Vue.js
12 37 (4.79%) JSON
13 36 (4.66%) XML
14 32 (4.15%) Web Services
15 29 (3.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 28 (3.63%) Spring
17 26 (3.37%) Node.js
18 25 (3.24%) J2EE
19 24 (3.11%) .NET
20 22 (2.85%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 291 (37.69%) User Experience
2 60 (7.77%) Mobile App
3 48 (6.22%) Social Media
4 46 (5.96%) Graphic Design
5 44 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (5.31%) Animation
7 24 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
8 22 (2.85%) Cloud Native
9 15 (1.94%) Digital Media
10 14 (1.81%) Motion Graphics
11 13 (1.68%) Blog
11 13 (1.68%) Video Editing
12 10 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.30%) Marketing Technology
13 9 (1.17%) FMCG
13 9 (1.17%) Smartphone
14 6 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
14 6 (0.78%) e-Learning
14 6 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
14 6 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (7.90%) Windows
2 42 (5.44%) Android
3 39 (5.05%) Apple iOS
4 37 (4.79%) Windows Server
5 14 (1.81%) Linux
5 14 (1.81%) Unix
6 4 (0.52%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.39%) CentOS
7 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (20.60%) Wireframes
3 156 (20.21%) Analytics
4 130 (16.84%) Front End Development
5 116 (15.03%) E-Commerce
6 86 (11.14%) Prototyping
7 83 (10.75%) Web Development
8 81 (10.49%) Digital Marketing
9 80 (10.36%) Problem-Solving
10 75 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
11 72 (9.33%) Fintech
12 65 (8.42%) Web Design
13 63 (8.16%) Content Management
14 56 (7.25%) Open Source
15 55 (7.12%) B2C
16 53 (6.87%) B2B
17 52 (6.74%) A/B Testing
18 51 (6.61%) DevOps
18 51 (6.61%) Scrum
19 50 (6.48%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 244 (31.61%) JavaScript
2 89 (11.53%) Java
3 76 (9.84%) SQL
4 63 (8.16%) PHP
5 38 (4.92%) Python
6 35 (4.53%) C#
7 23 (2.98%) Apple Swift
8 18 (2.33%) Objective-C
9 16 (2.07%) Ruby
10 15 (1.94%) TypeScript
11 11 (1.42%) Go
11 11 (1.42%) Scala
12 10 (1.30%) C
12 10 (1.30%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.17%) ABAP
13 9 (1.17%) PHP 7
14 8 (1.04%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.91%) ES7
16 5 (0.65%) Kotlin
16 5 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 58 (7.51%) Degree
2 41 (5.31%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.92%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.68%) CCNA
4 13 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.17%) CCNP
6 7 (0.91%) PhD
7 6 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.26%) MBA
8 2 (0.26%) VCAP
8 2 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.11%) QA
2 8 (1.04%) GDPR
3 7 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.91%) SLA
4 4 (0.52%) WCAG
5 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.26%) ITGC
6 2 (0.26%) PMO
6 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (4.02%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.24%) Docker
3 7 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.39%) BitLocker
5 3 (0.39%) vSphere
5 3 (0.39%) XenApp
6 2 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.13%) IAG
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (2.98%) Puppet
2 12 (1.55%) Ansible
2 12 (1.55%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (1.17%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (0.78%) SCCM
6 4 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.39%) TeamSite
7 3 (0.39%) Terraform
8 2 (0.26%) Plesk
9 1 (0.13%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.13%) Salt
9 1 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.13%) vMotion
9 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 87 (11.27%) Google
3 70 (9.07%) Salesforce.com
4 48 (6.22%) Apple
5 42 (5.44%) SAP
6 33 (4.27%) Sitecore
7 28 (3.63%) Autodesk
8 25 (3.24%) hybris
9 16 (2.07%) Cisco
9 16 (2.07%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 14 (1.81%) IBM
10 14 (1.81%) Zuora
11 13 (1.68%) DoubleClick
12 12 (1.55%) New Relic
13 8 (1.04%) ILOG
13 8 (1.04%) Kofax
13 8 (1.04%) Twitter
13 8 (1.04%) VMware
13 8 (1.04%) YouTube
14 7 (0.91%) Marketo