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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 87 101 90
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 12 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Applications category 6.45% 1.12% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £26,750 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.74% +22.72%
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
186 178 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.71% 13.05% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 102 95 93
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,949
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,700
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 23 January 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) CSS
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (85.71%) jQuery
3 16 (76.19%) Marketing
3 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
4 11 (52.38%) Games
5 9 (42.86%) Scrum
5 9 (42.86%) ActionScript
5 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 9 (42.86%) OpenUP
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (42.86%) Mercurial
5 9 (42.86%) GIMP
5 9 (42.86%) Node.js
5 9 (42.86%) QUnit
5 9 (42.86%) Jasmine
5 9 (42.86%) Sass
5 9 (42.86%) Ember.js
5 9 (42.86%) Zepto.js
5 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 9 (42.86%) Grunt
5 9 (42.86%) PhantomJS
5 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 9 (42.86%) Backbone.js
6 8 (38.10%) HTML5
7 7 (33.33%) CSS3
8 6 (28.57%) User Experience
9 5 (23.81%) SEO
9 5 (23.81%) Advertising

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 9 (42.86%) Node.js
2 4 (19.05%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) GIMP
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (14.29%) InDesign
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 9 (42.86%) Mercurial
1 9 (42.86%) QUnit
1 9 (42.86%) Jasmine
1 9 (42.86%) Grunt
1 9 (42.86%) PhantomJS
General
1 16 (76.19%) Marketing
2 11 (52.38%) Games
3 5 (23.81%) Advertising
4 2 (9.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Designer
4 5 (23.81%) Digital Designer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Multimedia Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
2 18 (85.71%) jQuery
3 9 (42.86%) Backbone.js
3 9 (42.86%) Sass
3 9 (42.86%) Ember.js
3 9 (42.86%) Zepto.js
3 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 8 (38.10%) HTML5
5 7 (33.33%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) XSL
7 1 (4.76%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) User Experience
2 5 (23.81%) Social Media
3 4 (19.05%) W3C
4 2 (9.52%) E-Learning
5 1 (4.76%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Scrum
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
1 9 (42.86%) OpenUP
1 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 5 (23.81%) SEO
2 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (9.52%) Web Design
4 1 (4.76%) Web Development
4 1 (4.76%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Adobe