Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 190 199
Rank change year-on-year +22 +9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Adobe 166 167 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.66% 1.46% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 3.56% 3.17% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 144 147 128
West Midlands median annual salary £31,500 £28,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,350
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,000 £51,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% +4.11%

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 4659 5260 5100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.48% 45.94% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3615 3860 4235
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 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
Birmingham -1 54 £31,500 - 3
Halesowen - 45 £27,500 - 3
Warwickshire -22 18 £34,000 +23.64%
Coventry +11 16 £35,000 -27.46% 1
Staffordshire +25 12 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 6 - -
Dudley +15 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Worcestershire -24 3 £22,250 -35.51% 2
Solihull -8 2 £28,750 +2.68%
Walsall - 2 £32,500 -
Adobe
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Adobe 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 Adobe.

1 101 (60.84%) HTML
2 100 (60.24%) CSS
3 74 (44.58%) User Experience
3 74 (44.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 73 (43.98%) Adobe Illustrator
5 63 (37.95%) HTML5
5 63 (37.95%) Web Design
6 62 (37.35%) JavaScript
7 60 (36.14%) Photoshop
8 55 (33.13%) Games
9 53 (31.93%) Business Intelligence
10 48 (28.92%) AngularJS
11 47 (28.31%) Front End Development
12 45 (27.11%) Sass
12 45 (27.11%) PHP
13 43 (25.90%) Apple iOS
13 43 (25.90%) Android
14 42 (25.30%) Mobile App
15 39 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
16 38 (22.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 38 (22.89%) React
17 37 (22.29%) BBC
18 34 (20.48%) CSS3
19 33 (19.88%) Git (software)
20 32 (19.28%) Web Development
21 31 (18.67%) Wireframes
22 30 (18.07%) WordPress
23 29 (17.47%) Degree
24 28 (16.87%) npm
25 26 (15.66%) jQuery

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 30 (18.07%) WordPress
2 11 (6.63%) CMS
3 4 (2.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.81%) Drupal
5 2 (1.20%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (1.20%) Mule
6 1 (0.60%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.60%) Apache
6 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.60%) IIS
6 1 (0.60%) Liferay
6 1 (0.60%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 74 (44.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 73 (43.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 60 (36.14%) Photoshop
4 19 (11.45%) Acrobat
5 17 (10.24%) InDesign
5 17 (10.24%) Microsoft Office
6 12 (7.23%) Adobe After Effects
7 11 (6.63%) Microsoft Excel
7 11 (6.63%) PaintShop Pro
8 10 (6.02%) Adobe Premiere
9 8 (4.82%) RoboHelp
10 4 (2.41%) Snagit
11 3 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 2 (1.20%) InVision
12 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
13 1 (0.60%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) OpenCart
2 3 (1.81%) Magento
3 2 (1.20%) Primavera
4 1 (0.60%) Shopify
4 1 (0.60%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.87%) npm
2 22 (13.25%) GitHub
3 12 (7.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 5 (3.01%) AdWords
5 2 (1.20%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.60%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.61%) DNS
1 6 (3.61%) FTP
1 6 (3.61%) Internet
2 4 (2.41%) VPN
3 2 (1.20%) HTTP
3 2 (1.20%) LAN
3 2 (1.20%) WAN
4 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.81%) MySQL
1 3 (1.81%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (19.88%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.46%) gulp
2 24 (14.46%) webpack
3 22 (13.25%) GitLab
4 8 (4.82%) Axure RP
4 8 (4.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 7 (4.22%) Grunt
6 5 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.20%) Maven
8 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.60%) JIRA
8 1 (0.60%) jMock
8 1 (0.60%) JUnit
8 1 (0.60%) Mockito
8 1 (0.60%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (33.13%) Games
2 25 (15.06%) Manufacturing
3 23 (13.86%) Electronics
4 21 (12.65%) Telecoms
5 19 (11.45%) Marketing
6 12 (7.23%) Publishing
7 11 (6.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (4.82%) Retail
9 4 (2.41%) Finance
10 2 (1.20%) Advertising
10 2 (1.20%) Banking
10 2 (1.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.60%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 71 (42.77%) Designer
2 55 (33.13%) Developer
3 42 (25.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 30 (18.07%) JavaScript Developer
5 28 (16.87%) Web Designer
6 24 (14.46%) HTML Developer
7 23 (13.86%) UX Designer
8 22 (13.25%) HTML CSS Developer
9 21 (12.65%) Senior Designer
9 21 (12.65%) UI Designer
10 20 (12.05%) Web Developer
11 18 (10.84%) UI/UX Designer
12 17 (10.24%) Digital Designer
13 16 (9.64%) Author
13 16 (9.64%) Technical Author
14 15 (9.04%) Senior Web Designer
15 13 (7.83%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 12 (7.23%) Architect
16 12 (7.23%) Junior
17 11 (6.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (60.84%) HTML
2 100 (60.24%) CSS
3 63 (37.95%) HTML5
4 48 (28.92%) AngularJS
5 45 (27.11%) Sass
6 38 (22.89%) React
6 38 (22.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 34 (20.48%) CSS3
8 26 (15.66%) jQuery
9 25 (15.06%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 24 (14.46%) Apache Cordova
10 24 (14.46%) PhoneGap
11 22 (13.25%) Backbone.js
12 14 (8.43%) Hibernate
13 6 (3.61%) XML
14 5 (3.01%) Web Services
15 4 (2.41%) Spring
16 3 (1.81%) .NET
16 3 (1.81%) REST
17 2 (1.20%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 74 (44.58%) User Experience
2 42 (25.30%) Mobile App
3 37 (22.29%) BBC
4 23 (13.86%) Graphic Design
5 22 (13.25%) Animation
6 13 (7.83%) Social Media
7 4 (2.41%) SCADA
8 3 (1.81%) Blog
9 2 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.20%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.60%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.60%) Photography
10 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.90%) Android
1 43 (25.90%) Apple iOS
2 10 (6.02%) Windows
3 5 (3.01%) Windows 10
3 5 (3.01%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.20%) Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.95%) Web Design
2 53 (31.93%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (28.31%) Front End Development
4 39 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (19.28%) Web Development
6 31 (18.67%) Wireframes
7 25 (15.06%) Android Development
7 25 (15.06%) iOS Development
8 24 (14.46%) Mobile Application Development
9 21 (12.65%) Continuous Delivery
9 21 (12.65%) Scrum
10 20 (12.05%) A/B Testing
11 16 (9.64%) Kanban
12 15 (9.04%) E-Commerce
12 15 (9.04%) Information Architecture
13 13 (7.83%) SDLC
13 13 (7.83%) UML
14 12 (7.23%) SEO
15 9 (5.42%) CRM
15 9 (5.42%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 62 (37.35%) JavaScript
2 45 (27.11%) PHP
3 17 (10.24%) Java
4 7 (4.22%) SQL
5 2 (1.20%) C
5 2 (1.20%) Python
5 2 (1.20%) Ruby
5 2 (1.20%) Scala
6 1 (0.60%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (17.47%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.20%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Docker
1 4 (2.41%) VirtualBox
1 4 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.61%) cPanel
1 6 (3.61%) Plesk
2 4 (2.41%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.60%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 18 (10.84%) Oracle
2 14 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.82%) Google
4 5 (3.01%) Facebook
5 4 (2.41%) Citrix
5 4 (2.41%) VMware
6 3 (1.81%) Twitter
7 2 (1.20%) IBM
7 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.60%) CA
8 1 (0.60%) HP
8 1 (0.60%) OpenText
8 1 (0.60%) TIBCO