Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 264 275 286
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11 -20
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 2,075 2,208 2,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.26% 1.26% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 2.85% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,498 1,736 1,956
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 £22,750
90th Percentile £74,300 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% -2.86%

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 70,498 77,567 84,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.79% 44.37% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54,640 59,980 67,887
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,009 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 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 +9 2,006 £42,500 +6.25% 472
London +6 1,135 £50,000 +5.26% 198
UK excluding London 0 913 £37,500 +7.14% 298
South East +8 281 £42,500 +14.86% 78
North of England -6 209 £35,000 -12.50% 79
Midlands -12 157 £39,500 +25.40% 56
East of England +42 136 £30,627 -1.20% 27
Yorkshire -3 106 £32,500 -18.75% 31
North West -4 98 £40,000 +14.29% 44
South West -17 87 £29,500 -9.23% 34
West Midlands -18 80 £39,500 +25.40% 25
East Midlands +12 76 £37,500 -6.25% 31
Scotland -20 32 £32,500 -13.33% 12
Wales +10 12 £34,000 +9.68% 10
North East -6 5 £32,500 +18.18% 4
Northern Ireland +7 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 872 (42.02%) HTML
2 791 (38.12%) User Experience
3 737 (35.52%) CSS
4 674 (32.48%) JavaScript
5 635 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
6 634 (30.55%) Marketing
7 526 (25.35%) Photoshop
8 422 (20.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 403 (19.42%) Analytics
10 364 (17.54%) Adobe Illustrator
11 330 (15.90%) Wireframes
12 315 (15.18%) Degree
13 298 (14.36%) HTML5
14 290 (13.98%) Front End Development
15 279 (13.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 268 (12.92%) Java
17 260 (12.53%) Microsoft
18 259 (12.48%) CMS
18 259 (12.48%) jQuery
19 234 (11.28%) Google
20 231 (11.13%) Windows
21 229 (11.04%) E-Commerce
22 224 (10.80%) SQL
23 221 (10.65%) Prototyping
24 216 (10.41%) Finance
25 211 (10.17%) AngularJS
26 210 (10.12%) Microsoft Office
27 203 (9.78%) Web Development
28 198 (9.54%) CSS3
29 194 (9.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud

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
1 279 (13.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 259 (12.48%) CMS
3 123 (5.93%) WordPress
4 44 (2.12%) Marvel
5 43 (2.07%) Drupal
6 37 (1.78%) SAS
7 30 (1.45%) SharePoint
8 26 (1.25%) Umbraco
9 23 (1.11%) EPiServer
9 23 (1.11%) MS Exchange
10 20 (0.96%) Apache Solr
10 20 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
11 18 (0.87%) Apache
12 17 (0.82%) Confluence
13 16 (0.77%) Alfresco
13 16 (0.77%) Liferay
14 12 (0.58%) IBM Notes
14 12 (0.58%) Joomla!
15 10 (0.48%) Moodle
15 10 (0.48%) nginx
Applications
1 526 (25.35%) Photoshop
2 422 (20.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 364 (17.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 210 (10.12%) Microsoft Office
5 173 (8.34%) InVision
6 147 (7.08%) InDesign
7 99 (4.77%) Microsoft Excel
8 87 (4.19%) OmniGraffle
9 72 (3.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 69 (3.33%) Adobe After Effects
11 65 (3.13%) Acrobat
12 57 (2.75%) MS Visio
13 37 (1.78%) Adobe Premiere
14 26 (1.25%) Adobe Captivate
15 17 (0.82%) CorelDRAW
16 14 (0.67%) RoboHelp
17 12 (0.58%) Fireworks
17 12 (0.58%) Flinto
17 12 (0.58%) GIMP
17 12 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 73 (3.52%) Adobe Campaign
2 45 (2.17%) Magento
3 27 (1.30%) SAP Hybris
4 26 (1.25%) Eloqua
5 22 (1.06%) Unica
6 16 (0.77%) Shopify
7 14 (0.67%) SAP S/4HANA
8 13 (0.63%) SDL Web 8
9 10 (0.48%) Abakus
10 8 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (0.39%) WebTrends
11 6 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
11 6 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 4 (0.19%) FastStats
12 4 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
13 3 (0.14%) DocuMatrix
13 3 (0.14%) Infor M3
13 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
13 3 (0.14%) Relativity
13 3 (0.14%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 194 (9.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 185 (8.92%) Adobe Analytics
3 152 (7.33%) Google Analytics
4 118 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
5 94 (4.53%) Office 365
6 67 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 39 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 23 (1.11%) Google Tag Manager
9 21 (1.01%) Silverpop
10 19 (0.92%) GitHub
11 18 (0.87%) SaaS
12 12 (0.58%) AdWords
12 12 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.58%) Serverless
13 10 (0.48%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.48%) Firebase
13 10 (0.48%) Google Attribution 360
13 10 (0.48%) Responsys
14 9 (0.43%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 73 (3.52%) Internet
2 55 (2.65%) VPN
3 33 (1.59%) HTTP
4 23 (1.11%) DNS
5 17 (0.82%) Wireless
6 14 (0.67%) Intranet
7 13 (0.63%) DHCP
7 13 (0.63%) LAN
8 12 (0.58%) Broadband
8 12 (0.58%) Firewall
8 12 (0.58%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.53%) Skype
10 10 (0.48%) WAN
10 10 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (0.43%) SSL
12 7 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (0.29%) SMS
13 6 (0.29%) WebEx
14 5 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 67 (3.23%) MySQL
3 51 (2.46%) Big Data
4 45 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 28 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 25 (1.20%) NoSQL
8 17 (0.82%) Endeca
9 16 (0.77%) MongoDB
9 16 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (0.77%) Power BI
10 14 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (0.58%) Hadoop
11 12 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (0.39%) MariaDB
13 8 (0.39%) QlikView
14 7 (0.34%) BigQuery
14 7 (0.34%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 182 (8.77%) Axure RP
2 129 (6.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 114 (5.49%) Git (software)
4 105 (5.06%) Jenkins
5 81 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 79 (3.81%) Maven
7 67 (3.23%) JIRA
8 56 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
9 53 (2.55%) Ant
10 45 (2.17%) Grunt
11 40 (1.93%) gulp
12 38 (1.83%) Selenium
13 28 (1.35%) JUnit
14 27 (1.30%) Cucumber
15 25 (1.20%) Mockito
16 22 (1.06%) webpack
17 19 (0.92%) Xcode
18 18 (0.87%) Bitbucket
19 17 (0.82%) Gradle
20 15 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 634 (30.55%) Marketing
2 216 (10.41%) Finance
3 140 (6.75%) Retail
4 68 (3.28%) Banking
5 67 (3.23%) Advertising
6 60 (2.89%) Publishing
7 59 (2.84%) Games
8 57 (2.75%) Legal
9 43 (2.07%) Telecoms
10 34 (1.64%) Multimedia
11 33 (1.59%) Law
12 20 (0.96%) Investment Banking
13 16 (0.77%) Financial Institution
13 16 (0.77%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.63%) Automotive
15 7 (0.34%) Front Office
16 6 (0.29%) Military
17 5 (0.24%) Billing
17 5 (0.24%) Brand Awareness
17 5 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 635 (30.60%) Designer
2 548 (26.41%) Developer
3 324 (15.61%) UX Designer
4 219 (10.55%) Analyst
5 192 (9.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 178 (8.58%) UI Designer
7 136 (6.55%) UI/UX Designer
8 97 (4.67%) Senior Designer
9 92 (4.43%) Web Developer
10 85 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
11 82 (3.95%) Architect
12 75 (3.61%) Consultant
13 72 (3.47%) Web Designer
14 71 (3.42%) Digital Designer
14 71 (3.42%) Support Engineer
15 65 (3.13%) Lead Designer
16 64 (3.08%) Digital Analyst
17 63 (3.04%) Java Developer
18 59 (2.84%) HTML Developer
18 59 (2.84%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 872 (42.02%) HTML
2 737 (35.52%) CSS
3 298 (14.36%) HTML5
4 259 (12.48%) jQuery
5 211 (10.17%) AngularJS
6 198 (9.54%) CSS3
7 164 (7.90%) React
8 107 (5.16%) Sass
9 97 (4.67%) XML
10 92 (4.43%) Node.js
11 82 (3.95%) .NET
12 75 (3.61%) J2EE
12 75 (3.61%) Web Services
13 73 (3.52%) RESTful
13 73 (3.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 62 (2.99%) Vue.js
15 61 (2.94%) JSON
15 61 (2.94%) REST
16 60 (2.89%) Spring
17 50 (2.41%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 791 (38.12%) User Experience
2 172 (8.29%) Graphic Design
3 137 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
4 110 (5.30%) Social Media
5 104 (5.01%) Mobile App
6 88 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
7 84 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
8 63 (3.04%) Computer Science
9 58 (2.80%) e-Learning
10 51 (2.46%) Fintech
11 43 (2.07%) Animation
12 42 (2.02%) Management Information System
13 34 (1.64%) Photography
14 33 (1.59%) Digital Media
15 32 (1.54%) Virtual Team
16 27 (1.30%) IVR
17 23 (1.11%) iPhone
18 22 (1.06%) iPad
18 22 (1.06%) Video Editing
19 16 (0.77%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 231 (11.13%) Windows
2 91 (4.39%) Windows 7
3 82 (3.95%) Apple iOS
3 82 (3.95%) Windows 10
4 79 (3.81%) Android
5 64 (3.08%) Linux
6 45 (2.17%) Windows Server
7 35 (1.69%) Mac OS X
8 31 (1.49%) Mac OS
9 26 (1.25%) Windows 8
10 23 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.53%) Ubuntu
13 8 (0.39%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.34%) SUSE
15 5 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.19%) Unix
16 4 (0.19%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.14%) Mac OS X Server
18 2 (0.096%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
2 403 (19.42%) Analytics
3 330 (15.90%) Wireframes
4 290 (13.98%) Front End Development
5 229 (11.04%) E-Commerce
6 221 (10.65%) Prototyping
7 203 (9.78%) Web Development
8 192 (9.25%) Problem-Solving
9 159 (7.66%) Digital Marketing
10 157 (7.57%) Scrum
11 153 (7.37%) Software Engineering
12 146 (7.04%) Project Management
13 138 (6.65%) Mentoring
14 134 (6.46%) Web Design
15 127 (6.12%) Content Management
15 127 (6.12%) SEO
16 118 (5.69%) Visualisation
17 117 (5.64%) Continuous Integration
18 111 (5.35%) Responsive Web Design
19 109 (5.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 674 (32.48%) JavaScript
2 268 (12.92%) Java
3 224 (10.80%) SQL
4 188 (9.06%) PHP
5 83 (4.00%) Python
6 79 (3.81%) C#
7 35 (1.69%) C
8 28 (1.35%) ES6
9 23 (1.11%) C++
9 23 (1.11%) Objective-C
10 21 (1.01%) R
11 20 (0.96%) ABAP
12 18 (0.87%) Apple Swift
12 18 (0.87%) T-SQL
13 16 (0.77%) Ruby
14 14 (0.67%) Java 8
14 14 (0.67%) VBA
15 11 (0.53%) TypeScript
15 11 (0.53%) VB
16 5 (0.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 315 (15.18%) Degree
2 32 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 29 (1.40%) Master's Degree
4 24 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (0.63%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.43%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.34%) A+ Certification
9 7 (0.34%) MCSE
9 7 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.29%) CCNA
10 6 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.24%) AWS Certification
11 5 (0.24%) MCP
11 5 (0.24%) PMP
12 4 (0.19%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.19%) MCSA
13 3 (0.14%) CISA
13 3 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.36%) QA
2 40 (1.93%) SLA
3 12 (0.58%) WCAG
4 9 (0.43%) Actionable Recommendations
5 8 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 7 (0.34%) GDPR
7 6 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
7 6 (0.29%) PMO
8 4 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.048%) WAI
System Software
1 143 (6.89%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.45%) Docker
3 17 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (0.48%) Varnish
6 8 (0.39%) XenApp
7 5 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.14%) LXC
9 2 (0.096%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.096%) HDFS
9 2 (0.096%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.048%) iptables
10 1 (0.048%) NFS
10 1 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.048%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 72 (3.47%) SCCM
2 55 (2.65%) Terraform
3 50 (2.41%) Ansible
3 50 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.82%) Jamf Pro
5 12 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
6 11 (0.53%) AirWatch
7 10 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (0.39%) TeamSite
9 7 (0.34%) WSUS
10 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.19%) ServiceCenter
10 4 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.14%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.14%) Puppet
12 2 (0.096%) cPanel
12 2 (0.096%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.048%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 260 (12.53%) Microsoft
2 234 (11.28%) Google
3 111 (5.35%) Salesforce.com
4 96 (4.63%) Oracle
5 77 (3.71%) Tableau
6 69 (3.33%) SAP
7 63 (3.04%) Apple
8 59 (2.84%) hybris
9 58 (2.80%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 50 (2.41%) Cisco
11 49 (2.36%) IBM
12 42 (2.02%) Sitecore
13 37 (1.78%) Citrix
14 32 (1.54%) Twitter
15 26 (1.25%) Optimizely
16 24 (1.16%) OpenText
16 24 (1.16%) ServiceNow
17 23 (1.11%) Alias
17 23 (1.11%) Tealium
18 22 (1.06%) VMware