Period
to 15 July 2019

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 July 2019 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 274 258 266
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8 0
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 1,748 2,309 2,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.20% 1.31% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% 3.01% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,272 1,665 1,825
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,775 £24,750 £23,600
90th Percentile £77,375 £74,000 £68,750
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 62,062 76,629 79,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.53% 43.54% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47,677 59,497 62,919
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +1.20%

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 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Adobe in the UK

Adobe
Top 15 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 July 2019. 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 1,662 £45,000 +12.50% 419
London +2 967 £50,000 +4.17% 157
UK excluding London -51 745 £35,000 - 286
South East -54 233 £33,500 -16.25% 65
North of England -25 189 £37,500 +15.38% 89
South West +86 128 £35,000 - 34
North West +37 112 £45,000 +36.36% 45
Midlands -19 75 £31,500 -21.25% 34
Yorkshire -48 73 £33,500 +3.08% 26
East of England -8 65 £45,000 +55.17% 40
Scotland +36 48 £42,500 +21.43% 17
West Midlands -21 45 £31,750 -9.29% 17
East Midlands +8 30 £28,500 -32.94% 17
Wales +16 7 £38,750 +13.97% 5
North East +5 4 £37,500 +11.11% 18

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, 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.

1 719 (41.13%) User Experience
2 665 (38.04%) HTML
3 625 (35.76%) CSS
4 582 (33.30%) Agile Software Development
5 547 (31.29%) Marketing
6 506 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 413 (23.63%) Sketch
8 394 (22.54%) Analytics
9 377 (21.57%) Wireframes
10 335 (19.16%) Photoshop
11 282 (16.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 261 (14.93%) CMS
13 259 (14.82%) InVision
14 258 (14.76%) Prototyping
15 250 (14.30%) Adobe Illustrator
16 247 (14.13%) Degree
17 244 (13.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 219 (12.53%) E-Commerce
19 217 (12.41%) Google
20 210 (12.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
21 208 (11.90%) Microsoft
22 207 (11.84%) Front End Development
23 204 (11.67%) Java
24 197 (11.27%) Finance
25 189 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
26 184 (10.53%) SQL
27 180 (10.30%) Retail
28 174 (9.95%) Project Management
29 170 (9.73%) Windows
30 161 (9.21%) Content Management

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
1 261 (14.93%) CMS
2 210 (12.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 91 (5.21%) WordPress
4 45 (2.57%) SharePoint
5 40 (2.29%) MS Exchange
6 35 (2.00%) Apache Solr
7 28 (1.60%) Confluence
8 25 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 23 (1.32%) IIS
10 21 (1.20%) Drupal
11 16 (0.92%) Apache
12 15 (0.86%) WebSphere
13 13 (0.74%) IBM Notes
14 12 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (0.57%) CoreMedia CMS
15 10 (0.57%) Umbraco
16 9 (0.51%) EPiServer
17 7 (0.40%) ColdFusion
17 7 (0.40%) JBoss
18 6 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 413 (23.63%) Sketch
2 335 (19.16%) Photoshop
3 282 (16.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 259 (14.82%) InVision
5 250 (14.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 158 (9.04%) Microsoft Office
7 143 (8.18%) Adobe XD
8 103 (5.89%) InDesign
9 82 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
10 54 (3.09%) Adobe After Effects
11 53 (3.03%) Marvel
12 51 (2.92%) Zeplin
13 49 (2.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 45 (2.57%) Acrobat
15 38 (2.17%) MS Visio
16 36 (2.06%) Adobe Premiere
17 28 (1.60%) OmniGraffle
18 19 (1.09%) Adobe Captivate
19 16 (0.92%) Figma
20 15 (0.86%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 56 (3.20%) Adobe Campaign
2 53 (3.03%) Magento
3 42 (2.40%) SAP Hybris
4 25 (1.43%) SDL Web 8
5 21 (1.20%) WebTrends
6 17 (0.97%) Eloqua
7 15 (0.86%) Sage X3
8 12 (0.69%) Unica
9 10 (0.57%) Fredhopper
9 10 (0.57%) Shopify
10 8 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
11 7 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 6 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
13 5 (0.29%) SessionCam
13 5 (0.29%) Sprinklr
14 4 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
14 4 (0.23%) Workfront
15 3 (0.17%) FastStats
16 2 (0.11%) Elite 3E
16 2 (0.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 244 (13.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 157 (8.98%) Adobe Analytics
3 132 (7.55%) Google Analytics
4 114 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
5 106 (6.06%) Office 365
6 80 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 61 (3.49%) SaaS
8 57 (3.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 39 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
10 30 (1.72%) Google Tag Manager
11 27 (1.54%) GitHub
12 24 (1.37%) Serverless
13 18 (1.03%) Power Platform
14 16 (0.92%) Slack
15 14 (0.80%) AdWords
15 14 (0.80%) Responsys
16 13 (0.74%) G Suite
16 13 (0.74%) PaaS
17 10 (0.57%) IaaS
17 10 (0.57%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 98 (5.61%) Internet
2 48 (2.75%) VPN
3 46 (2.63%) Firewall
4 32 (1.83%) DNS
5 31 (1.77%) TCP/IP
6 30 (1.72%) HTTP
7 29 (1.66%) WebEx
8 25 (1.43%) DHCP
9 20 (1.14%) WAN
10 19 (1.09%) LAN
11 18 (1.03%) VoIP
12 16 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
13 14 (0.80%) Broadband
13 14 (0.80%) Intranet
14 13 (0.74%) Skype
15 10 (0.57%) FTP
15 10 (0.57%) SSH
16 8 (0.46%) Wireless
17 7 (0.40%) Network Security
18 6 (0.34%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (3.43%) Relational Database
2 50 (2.86%) MySQL
3 45 (2.57%) SQL Server
4 39 (2.23%) Big Data
4 39 (2.23%) RDBMS
5 30 (1.72%) Endeca
6 25 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 20 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (1.03%) Power BI
9 15 (0.86%) MongoDB
10 11 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.46%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.46%) QlikView
13 7 (0.40%) JasperReports
14 6 (0.34%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (0.34%) BigQuery
14 6 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.29%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 148 (8.47%) Axure RP
2 121 (6.92%) Git (software)
3 78 (4.46%) JIRA
4 52 (2.97%) Balsamiq
5 44 (2.52%) Jenkins
6 40 (2.29%) webpack
7 37 (2.12%) Dreamweaver
8 36 (2.06%) Maven
9 34 (1.95%) gulp
10 27 (1.54%) Visual Studio
11 26 (1.49%) Grunt
12 25 (1.43%) JUnit
13 18 (1.03%) Selenium
14 17 (0.97%) Mockito
15 16 (0.92%) Ant
16 15 (0.86%) Gradle
16 15 (0.86%) Visual Website Optimizer
17 12 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (0.69%) Cucumber
18 11 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 547 (31.29%) Marketing
2 197 (11.27%) Finance
3 180 (10.30%) Retail
4 69 (3.95%) Banking
5 67 (3.83%) Advertising
6 51 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 48 (2.75%) Games
8 30 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.32%) Automotive
10 20 (1.14%) Legal
11 17 (0.97%) Publishing
12 16 (0.92%) Electronics
13 11 (0.63%) Law
14 10 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
14 10 (0.57%) Multimedia
14 10 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.46%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.46%) French Language
16 6 (0.34%) Brand Awareness
16 6 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 621 (35.53%) Designer
2 350 (20.02%) UX Designer
3 335 (19.16%) Developer
4 235 (13.44%) UI Designer
5 214 (12.24%) Analyst
6 156 (8.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 151 (8.64%) UI/UX Designer
8 96 (5.49%) Senior Designer
9 80 (4.58%) Architect
10 77 (4.41%) Web Developer
11 74 (4.23%) Senior Developer
12 61 (3.49%) Senior UX Designer
13 56 (3.20%) Consultant
13 56 (3.20%) Digital Designer
14 55 (3.15%) Lead Designer
14 55 (3.15%) Support Engineer
15 53 (3.03%) Web Designer
16 50 (2.86%) Digital Analyst
17 49 (2.80%) HTML Developer
18 46 (2.63%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 665 (38.04%) HTML
2 625 (35.76%) CSS
3 161 (9.21%) jQuery
4 134 (7.67%) HTML5
5 126 (7.21%) AngularJS
6 113 (6.46%) React
7 111 (6.35%) CSS3
8 101 (5.78%) Sass
9 68 (3.89%) Spring
10 61 (3.49%) XML
11 58 (3.32%) .NET
12 57 (3.26%) Web Services
13 55 (3.15%) Vue.js
14 49 (2.80%) J2EE
15 46 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 40 (2.29%) REST
17 39 (2.23%) JSON
18 36 (2.06%) Ajax
19 35 (2.00%) Apache Flex
20 34 (1.95%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 719 (41.13%) User Experience
2 161 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 108 (6.18%) Mobile App
4 105 (6.01%) Graphic Design
5 102 (5.84%) Social Media
6 80 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
7 78 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
8 71 (4.06%) Animation
9 42 (2.40%) Management Information System
10 34 (1.95%) Virtual Team
11 31 (1.77%) Blog
11 31 (1.77%) e-Learning
12 30 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
13 25 (1.43%) Video Editing
14 21 (1.20%) iPad
15 20 (1.14%) iPhone
16 18 (1.03%) IVR
17 16 (0.92%) Motion Graphics
17 16 (0.92%) Photography
18 15 (0.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 170 (9.73%) Windows
2 87 (4.98%) Android
3 85 (4.86%) Apple iOS
4 67 (3.83%) Windows 10
5 62 (3.55%) Windows 7
6 48 (2.75%) Windows Server
7 37 (2.12%) Linux
8 29 (1.66%) Mac OS
9 28 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (1.43%) Mac OS X
11 20 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (0.80%) Windows XP
13 11 (0.63%) Windows 2000
13 11 (0.63%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.57%) Unix
15 9 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.40%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.11%) SUSE
17 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.057%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 582 (33.30%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (22.54%) Analytics
3 377 (21.57%) Wireframes
4 258 (14.76%) Prototyping
5 219 (12.53%) E-Commerce
6 207 (11.84%) Front End Development
7 189 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
8 174 (9.95%) Project Management
9 161 (9.21%) Content Management
10 155 (8.87%) Responsive Web Design
10 155 (8.87%) Web Development
11 153 (8.75%) Software Engineering
12 152 (8.70%) Scrum
13 140 (8.01%) CRM
14 132 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
15 120 (6.86%) Web Design
16 115 (6.58%) Workflow
17 113 (6.46%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
18 98 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
19 97 (5.55%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 506 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 204 (11.67%) Java
3 184 (10.53%) SQL
4 106 (6.06%) PHP
5 48 (2.75%) TypeScript
6 44 (2.52%) C#
7 37 (2.12%) C
8 32 (1.83%) Python
9 23 (1.32%) ES6
10 21 (1.20%) Java 8
11 16 (0.92%) R
12 13 (0.74%) ABAP
12 13 (0.74%) T-SQL
13 11 (0.63%) C++
14 7 (0.40%) Apple Swift
15 6 (0.34%) Java 9
15 6 (0.34%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.34%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.34%) Ruby
16 5 (0.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 247 (14.13%) Degree
2 26 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (1.09%) MCP
5 18 (1.03%) Security Cleared
6 14 (0.80%) Master's Degree
7 8 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.34%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.34%) MCSE
8 6 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (0.29%) APMP
10 4 (0.23%) CIPD
11 2 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.11%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.11%) MBA
12 1 (0.057%) MCDST
12 1 (0.057%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.057%) PMP
12 1 (0.057%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.23%) QA
2 49 (2.80%) SLA
3 28 (1.60%) GDPR
4 6 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.17%) PMO
6 3 (0.17%) WCAG
7 2 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.057%) FedRAMP
8 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 19770
8 1 (0.057%) TickIT
System Software
1 126 (7.21%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.20%) Docker
3 11 (0.63%) XenApp
4 9 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.23%) Firmware
8 3 (0.17%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.11%) NFS
9 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.11%) vSphere
10 1 (0.057%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.057%) HDFS
10 1 (0.057%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.057%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.057%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (0.97%) SCCM
2 15 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.74%) Terraform
4 12 (0.69%) Jamf Pro
5 11 (0.63%) TeamSite
6 10 (0.57%) Kubernetes
6 10 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (0.51%) Ansible
8 8 (0.46%) Plesk
9 6 (0.34%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.23%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.23%) Puppet
10 4 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
10 4 (0.23%) WSUS
11 2 (0.11%) DameWare
11 2 (0.11%) MAILsweeper
12 1 (0.057%) Nagios
12 1 (0.057%) Oozie
Vendors
1 217 (12.41%) Google
2 208 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 151 (8.64%) Salesforce.com
4 80 (4.58%) Oracle
5 78 (4.46%) SAP
6 68 (3.89%) hybris
7 58 (3.32%) Apple
8 53 (3.03%) IBM
9 47 (2.69%) Tableau
10 36 (2.06%) Elastic Path
11 35 (2.00%) Sitecore
12 34 (1.95%) Tealium
13 32 (1.83%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 27 (1.54%) ServiceNow
15 25 (1.43%) Interwoven
16 24 (1.37%) Facebook
16 24 (1.37%) Hotjar
16 24 (1.37%) Optimizely
17 23 (1.32%) Twitter
18 18 (1.03%) Sage