The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 89 101 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 17 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.20% 0.14% 0.75%
As % of the Applications category 9.44% 1.11% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,750 £28,100
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Photoshop
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
180 180 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.76% 12.40% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 110 96 96
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Photoshop
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Photoshop Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (95.00%) HTML
1 19 (95.00%) CSS
2 16 (80.00%) jQuery
3 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (70.00%) Marketing
4 9 (45.00%) Games
5 8 (40.00%) HTML5
6 7 (35.00%) CSS3
6 7 (35.00%) Backbone.js
6 7 (35.00%) Sass
6 7 (35.00%) Ember.js
6 7 (35.00%) Zepto.js
6 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (35.00%) GIMP
6 7 (35.00%) Scrum
6 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (35.00%) OpenUP
6 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
6 7 (35.00%) ActionScript
6 7 (35.00%) User Experience
6 7 (35.00%) Node.js
6 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (35.00%) Mercurial
6 7 (35.00%) QUnit
6 7 (35.00%) Jasmine
6 7 (35.00%) Grunt
6 7 (35.00%) PhantomJS
7 5 (25.00%) Social Media
7 5 (25.00%) Advertising

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (35.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) GIMP
2 3 (15.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (15.00%) InDesign
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (35.00%) Mercurial
1 7 (35.00%) QUnit
1 7 (35.00%) Jasmine
1 7 (35.00%) Grunt
1 7 (35.00%) PhantomJS
General
1 14 (70.00%) Marketing
2 9 (45.00%) Games
3 5 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
5 1 (5.00%) Billing
5 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Designer
4 5 (25.00%) Digital Designer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Multimedia Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) HTML
1 19 (95.00%) CSS
2 16 (80.00%) jQuery
3 8 (40.00%) HTML5
4 7 (35.00%) CSS3
4 7 (35.00%) Backbone.js
4 7 (35.00%) Sass
4 7 (35.00%) Ember.js
4 7 (35.00%) Zepto.js
4 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) XSL
6 1 (5.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 5 (25.00%) Social Media
3 4 (20.00%) W3C
4 2 (10.00%) E-Learning
5 1 (5.00%) Online Games
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Scrum
1 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (35.00%) OpenUP
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (25.00%) SEO
2 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) UX Design
4 1 (5.00%) Product Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe