Period
to 16 July 2019

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 16 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 241 209 229
Rank change year-on-year -32 +20 -53
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 44 99 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.56% 1.04% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 2.24% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 39 82 83
West Midlands median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £26,050 £21,325 £25,006
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £51,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%

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 3,724 4,429 4,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.99% 46.68% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,922 3,228 3,422
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,675 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 July 2019.

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 16 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
Birmingham +23 22 £33,500 -19.28% 6
Warwickshire -16 5 £33,000 +0.76% 1
Coventry -1 4 £31,000 -22.50%
Solihull -10 4 £31,250 -21.88%
West Bromwich - 4 £26,500 -
Worcestershire -18 2 £55,000 +131.58%
Staffordshire +6 1 £40,000 +55.34% 2
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Adobe.

1 29 (65.91%) User Experience
2 28 (63.64%) HTML
3 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (52.27%) CSS
5 18 (40.91%) Photoshop
5 18 (40.91%) Wireframes
6 14 (31.82%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 13 (29.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (29.55%) Analytics
8 11 (25.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (20.45%) jQuery
9 9 (20.45%) Usability Testing
9 9 (20.45%) HTML5
10 8 (18.18%) CSS3
10 8 (18.18%) Sketch
10 8 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (15.91%) Prototyping
11 7 (15.91%) Adobe XD
11 7 (15.91%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
11 7 (15.91%) Balsamiq
11 7 (15.91%) Marketing
11 7 (15.91%) Benchmarking
11 7 (15.91%) Apple
11 7 (15.91%) IBM
11 7 (15.91%) RAD
11 7 (15.91%) Windows
12 6 (13.64%) B2B

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 3 (6.82%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) WordPress
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (40.91%) Photoshop
2 13 (29.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (18.18%) Sketch
5 7 (15.91%) Adobe XD
6 4 (9.09%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (4.55%) InVision
8 1 (2.27%) InDesign
8 1 (2.27%) Marvel
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
1 1 (2.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) AdWords
3 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) VPN
3 2 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) Broadband
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) IPsec
4 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Balsamiq
2 2 (4.55%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (15.91%) Marketing
2 4 (9.09%) Advertising
3 3 (6.82%) Games
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Finance
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Designer
2 22 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 17 (38.64%) UI Designer
4 15 (34.09%) UI/UX Designer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Designer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior UX Designer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior UI Designer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior UI/UX Designer
7 4 (9.09%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Executive
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Insight Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing Executive
8 2 (4.55%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Interface Designer
8 2 (4.55%) Marketing Executive
8 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) HTML
2 23 (52.27%) CSS
3 9 (20.45%) HTML5
3 9 (20.45%) jQuery
4 8 (18.18%) CSS3
5 3 (6.82%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (4.55%) LESS
6 2 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 29 (65.91%) User Experience
2 14 (31.82%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (13.64%) Internet of Things
4 4 (9.09%) Animation
4 4 (9.09%) e-Learning
4 4 (9.09%) Learning Management System
4 4 (9.09%) Social Media
5 3 (6.82%) Graphic Design
6 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.55%) Social Network
7 1 (2.27%) Handset
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.55%) Linux
4 2 (4.55%) SUSE
4 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) Wireframes
3 13 (29.55%) Analytics
4 11 (25.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 9 (20.45%) Usability Testing
6 8 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (15.91%) Benchmarking
7 7 (15.91%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 7 (15.91%) Prototyping
7 7 (15.91%) RAD
8 6 (13.64%) B2B
8 6 (13.64%) Data Analytics
8 6 (13.64%) Facilities Management
8 6 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
8 6 (13.64%) Visualisation
9 5 (11.36%) A/B Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Project Management
10 4 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) CIPD
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) GDPR
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Apple
2 7 (15.91%) IBM
3 3 (6.82%) Citrix
4 2 (4.55%) Facebook
4 2 (4.55%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) Twitter
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Avaya
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) ESET
5 1 (2.27%) Freshdesk