Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Acrobat skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Acrobat over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Acrobat
England > West Midlands
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 337 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 - +315
Permanent jobs citing Acrobat 15 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.033% -
As % of the Applications category 1.46% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 0
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £21,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +138.10% - -
England median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +20.69%

Acrobat is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1030 1192 1050
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 10.16% 9.72% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 814 937 808
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,750 £19,924
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%

Acrobat
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Acrobat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Acrobat in the West Midlands

Acrobat
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Acrobat in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Acrobat in the West Midlands

Acrobat
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Acrobat in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Acrobat in the West Midlands

Acrobat
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acrobat within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
Staffordshire - 10 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham +23 4 £35,000 +66.67%
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Acrobat
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT jobs citing Acrobat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 15 (100.00%) Adobe
2 14 (93.33%) Web Design
3 10 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 10 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (66.67%) PaintShop Pro
3 10 (66.67%) Publishing
3 10 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (66.67%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 10 (66.67%) UML
3 10 (66.67%) Degree
3 10 (66.67%) Graphic Design
3 10 (66.67%) Information Architecture
3 10 (66.67%) SDLC
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
4 4 (26.67%) BBC
4 4 (26.67%) Games
4 4 (26.67%) InDesign
4 4 (26.67%) Adobe Premiere
4 4 (26.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (26.67%) Animation
4 4 (26.67%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (26.67%) Advertising
4 4 (26.67%) Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Blog
5 1 (6.67%) WordPress
5 1 (6.67%) Skype
5 1 (6.67%) Case Management

Acrobat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (66.67%) PaintShop Pro
2 4 (26.67%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (26.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (26.67%) Adobe Premiere
2 4 (26.67%) InDesign
2 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 10 (66.67%) Publishing
2 4 (26.67%) Advertising
2 4 (26.67%) Games
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Architect
1 10 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 9 (60.00%) Author
2 9 (60.00%) Technical Author
3 4 (26.67%) Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Digital Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Web Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Web Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Graphic Design
2 4 (26.67%) Animation
2 4 (26.67%) BBC
3 1 (6.67%) Blog
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Web Design
2 10 (66.67%) Information Architecture
2 10 (66.67%) SDLC
2 10 (66.67%) UML
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Adobe
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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