Period
to 24 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 September 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 211 184
Rank change year-on-year -2 -27 +33
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 89 116 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.02% 1.18% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.26% 2.71% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 74 107 154
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +15.04% -13.08%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,750 £50,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -5.00%

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 advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,939 4,285 5,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 45.19% 43.59% 45.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,875 3,366 4,001
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Adobe
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Adobe in the West Midlands

Adobe
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Adobe in the West Midlands

Adobe
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Adobe in the West Midlands

Adobe
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 Adobe within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Birmingham -4 41 £43,250 +37.30% 8
Coventry +25 21 £35,000 +20.69% 2
Warwickshire +31 9 £33,125 -5.36% 2
Solihull +2 6 £40,000 +14.29%
Worcestershire +13 3 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
Staffordshire -1 1 £26,000 -48.00% 3
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 28 (31.46%) JavaScript
2 27 (30.34%) HTML
3 24 (26.97%) CSS
4 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (24.72%) AngularJS
6 21 (23.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Office
7 20 (22.47%) Windows
7 20 (22.47%) Front End Development
8 19 (21.35%) User Experience
8 19 (21.35%) Web Development
9 18 (20.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 18 (20.22%) PHP
10 17 (19.10%) Windows 7
11 16 (17.98%) Marketing
11 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
12 15 (16.85%) Java
12 15 (16.85%) Scrum
13 14 (15.73%) Citrix
14 13 (14.61%) Maven
14 13 (14.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (14.61%) DevOps
15 12 (13.48%) Content Management
15 12 (13.48%) SEO
15 12 (13.48%) Finance
15 12 (13.48%) Linux
15 12 (13.48%) React
16 11 (12.36%) Photoshop
16 11 (12.36%) Cisco
16 11 (12.36%) Analytics

Adobe
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 18 (20.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 10 (11.24%) CMS
3 7 (7.87%) WordPress
4 5 (5.62%) Apache
4 5 (5.62%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.12%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.12%) Liferay
5 1 (1.12%) Marvel
5 1 (1.12%) SAS
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (23.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (12.36%) Photoshop
4 7 (7.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (4.49%) InVision
6 3 (3.37%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (2.25%) Camtasia
7 2 (2.25%) FrameMaker
7 2 (2.25%) InDesign
7 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
7 2 (2.25%) RoboHelp
8 1 (1.12%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.12%) FastStats
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.12%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Office 365
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.62%) Google Analytics
3 4 (4.49%) SaaS
4 3 (3.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (3.37%) Dropbox
5 2 (2.25%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (2.25%) AdWords
5 2 (2.25%) GitHub
5 2 (2.25%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (1.12%) Asana
6 1 (1.12%) Basecamp
6 1 (1.12%) MailChimp
6 1 (1.12%) SmartFocus
6 1 (1.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) VPN
2 7 (7.87%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (4.49%) Firewall
4 3 (3.37%) DHCP
4 3 (3.37%) DNS
4 3 (3.37%) Skype
5 2 (2.25%) Network Security
6 1 (1.12%) Intranet
6 1 (1.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) MySQL
3 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 13 (14.61%) Maven
2 11 (12.36%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.74%) Ant
4 5 (5.62%) Grunt
4 5 (5.62%) SonarQube
4 5 (5.62%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.25%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.25%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.25%) JUnit
6 2 (2.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (2.25%) Mockito
7 1 (1.12%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.12%) gulp
7 1 (1.12%) Subversion
7 1 (1.12%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (17.98%) Marketing
2 12 (13.48%) Finance
3 5 (5.62%) Publishing
4 4 (4.49%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Advertising
6 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Developer
2 17 (19.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (13.48%) Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Desktop Support
4 9 (10.11%) Designer
4 9 (10.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) IT Analyst
6 6 (6.74%) UX Designer
7 5 (5.62%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.49%) Author
8 4 (4.49%) Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Management Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Software Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.34%) HTML
2 24 (26.97%) CSS
3 22 (24.72%) AngularJS
4 12 (13.48%) React
5 11 (12.36%) HTML5
5 11 (12.36%) jQuery
6 10 (11.24%) Angular 2
6 10 (11.24%) CSS3
7 8 (8.99%) Web Services
8 7 (7.87%) Apache Sling
9 6 (6.74%) Apache Flex
9 6 (6.74%) J2EE
10 5 (5.62%) Apache CXF
10 5 (5.62%) JSP
10 5 (5.62%) LDAP
10 5 (5.62%) OSGi
10 5 (5.62%) RESTful
10 5 (5.62%) SOAP
10 5 (5.62%) XHTML
10 5 (5.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) User Experience
2 8 (8.99%) Social Media
3 6 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.62%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.62%) e-Learning
4 5 (5.62%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.62%) Replication
4 5 (5.62%) Taxonomies
5 3 (3.37%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.25%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Blog
7 1 (1.12%) Fintech
7 1 (1.12%) iPad
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.47%) Windows
2 17 (19.10%) Windows 7
3 12 (13.48%) Linux
4 10 (11.24%) Windows 10
5 7 (7.87%) Mac OS
5 7 (7.87%) SUSE
5 7 (7.87%) Ubuntu
5 7 (7.87%) Windows 8
5 7 (7.87%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.12%) Android
7 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.47%) Front End Development
3 19 (21.35%) Web Development
4 15 (16.85%) Scrum
5 13 (14.61%) DevOps
6 12 (13.48%) Content Management
6 12 (13.48%) SEO
7 11 (12.36%) Analytics
7 11 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.24%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.74%) Concurrent Programming
9 6 (6.74%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (6.74%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.74%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.62%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (5.62%) Decision-Making
10 5 (5.62%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (5.62%) Personalization
10 5 (5.62%) Social Collaboration
10 5 (5.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.46%) JavaScript
2 18 (20.22%) PHP
3 15 (16.85%) Java
4 10 (11.24%) SQL
5 5 (5.62%) Java 8
6 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.12%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) CISA
1 4 (4.49%) CISSP
1 4 (4.49%) SANS
2 3 (3.37%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.12%) GDPR
2 1 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
1 7 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.62%) Varnish
3 1 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) SCCM
1 7 (7.87%) WSUS
2 6 (6.74%) Ansible
2 6 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.74%) Terraform
3 5 (5.62%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.25%) Matomo
5 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.73%) Citrix
3 11 (12.36%) Cisco
4 8 (8.99%) Google
4 8 (8.99%) Symantec
5 7 (7.87%) VMware
6 6 (6.74%) hybris
6 6 (6.74%) IBM
7 4 (4.49%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.49%) Forcepoint
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle
7 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.25%) Ensighten
8 2 (2.25%) Facebook
8 2 (2.25%) IFS
8 2 (2.25%) Omniture
8 2 (2.25%) Qubit
8 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.25%) Tealium
8 2 (2.25%) Twitter