The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 22 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 10 5 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.08% 2.24% 8.71%
As % of the Applications category 20.83% 20.83% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 32
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £37,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Photoshop
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
48 24 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 24.37% 10.76% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 50
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Photoshop
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Chester region.

Photoshop Salary Trend in Chester

Photoshop
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Photoshop Salary Histogram in Chester

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Photoshop also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Photoshop.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) CSS3
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) User Experience
5 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) PHP
6 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (30.00%) Web Design
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) Email Marketing
6 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Marketing
6 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 2 (20.00%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (20.00%) Modernizr
7 2 (20.00%) Fireworks
7 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (10.00%) C#

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Photoshop also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Photoshop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing Executive
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Prototyper
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) Modernizr
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (30.00%) Web Design
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Email Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (20.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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