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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 44 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.78% 1.29% -
As % of the Applications category 4.76% 8.11% -
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 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
42 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.34% 15.88% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 17
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +27.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 15 September 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 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (54.55%) SEO
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (36.36%) PHP
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) Publishing
7 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 3 (27.27%) Adobe
7 3 (27.27%) UNIX
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion
7 3 (27.27%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) CSS3
8 2 (18.18%) Social Media
8 2 (18.18%) User Experience
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
8 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 2 (18.18%) Social Network
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) XHTML
8 2 (18.18%) Electronics
8 2 (18.18%) Fireworks
9 1 (9.09%) Project Management
9 1 (9.09%) ITIL
9 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (18.18%) Fireworks
3 1 (9.09%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SSH
1 1 (9.09%) PuTTY
1 1 (9.09%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Publishing
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Designer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Designer
3 4 (36.36%) Developer
4 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Photoshop Designer
6 1 (9.09%) Creative Designer
6 1 (9.09%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Head of Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) XHTML
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Social Network
1 2 (18.18%) Social Media
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) W3C
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) SEO
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe