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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 39 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.05% 2.29% -
As % of the Applications category 6.12% 15.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
49 39 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.13% 14.89% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 17
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +60.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,026 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £36,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) SEO
3 8 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (35.71%) PHP
6 5 (35.71%) Web Development
6 5 (35.71%) CSS3
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
7 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 4 (28.57%) Subversion
7 4 (28.57%) MySQL
7 4 (28.57%) Adobe
7 4 (28.57%) UNIX
7 4 (28.57%) MVC
8 3 (21.43%) Publishing
8 3 (21.43%) Linux
8 3 (21.43%) XHTML
8 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 3 (21.43%) jQuery
8 3 (21.43%) Social Media
9 2 (14.29%) Graphic Design
9 2 (14.29%) Social Network
9 2 (14.29%) Time Management
9 2 (14.29%) Web Design
9 2 (14.29%) Electronics
9 2 (14.29%) Fireworks
10 1 (7.14%) Project Management
10 1 (7.14%) ITIL

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (14.29%) Fireworks
3 1 (7.14%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SSH
1 1 (7.14%) PuTTY
1 1 (7.14%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (28.57%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Hudson
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Publishing
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Designer
2 7 (50.00%) Web Designer
3 6 (42.86%) Developer
4 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Photoshop Designer
5 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Head of Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Creative Designer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) CSS3
4 3 (21.43%) XHTML
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
5 1 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Social Media
2 2 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 2 (14.29%) Social Network
3 1 (7.14%) W3C
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) SEO
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Pay per click
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) WAI
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe