The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 55 52 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 13 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.04% 2.24% 0.30%
As % of the Applications category 15.48% 11.97% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 1
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
84 117 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.19% 18.69% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 66 105 102
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Photoshop
North West

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Photoshop
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Photoshop Salary Trend in Merseyside

Photoshop
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Photoshop Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Photoshop
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +2 12 £28,750 -36.11% 2
St Helens +6 1 £35,000 +52.17%
Photoshop
North West

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 27 (79.41%) HTML
1 27 (79.41%) CSS
2 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
3 20 (58.82%) jQuery
4 18 (52.94%) HTML5
5 15 (44.12%) CSS3
5 15 (44.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 14 (41.18%) CMS
7 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
8 10 (29.41%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (29.41%) Sitecore
9 9 (26.47%) Mobile App
9 9 (26.47%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (26.47%) Adobe
9 9 (26.47%) Web Services
9 9 (26.47%) Flash
9 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
10 8 (23.53%) Web Development
11 6 (17.65%) SQL
11 6 (17.65%) C#
11 6 (17.65%) WebTrends
12 5 (14.71%) JSON
13 4 (11.76%) Degree
13 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (11.76%) Fireworks
13 4 (11.76%) Web Design
14 3 (8.82%) CAD
14 3 (8.82%) MySQL
14 3 (8.82%) PHP
14 3 (8.82%) OmniGraffle

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 14 (41.18%) CMS
2 10 (29.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (11.76%) Fireworks
3 3 (8.82%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.94%) 3ds Max
4 1 (2.94%) GIMP
4 1 (2.94%) Blender
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (5.88%) Online Betting
2 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Designer
3 14 (41.18%) Web Developer
4 9 (26.47%) User Experience Designer
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Web Developer
5 6 (17.65%) UI Designer
5 6 (17.65%) Photoshop Designer
6 5 (14.71%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Graphic Designer
7 3 (8.82%) Junior
7 3 (8.82%) Digital Designer
7 3 (8.82%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Web Designer
9 1 (2.94%) 3D Artist
9 1 (2.94%) User Experience Developer
9 1 (2.94%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) HTML
1 27 (79.41%) CSS
2 20 (58.82%) jQuery
3 18 (52.94%) HTML5
4 15 (44.12%) CSS3
5 9 (26.47%) Web Services
5 9 (26.47%) Flash
6 5 (14.71%) JSON
7 1 (2.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.82%) Blog
3 2 (5.88%) W3C
4 1 (2.94%) EPoS
4 1 (2.94%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
2 9 (26.47%) Mobile Application Development
3 8 (23.53%) Web Development
4 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (11.76%) Web Design
5 3 (8.82%) CAD
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Content Management
6 1 (2.94%) Workflow
6 1 (2.94%) Validation
6 1 (2.94%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (2.94%) Game Development
6 1 (2.94%) Information Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) User Stories
6 1 (2.94%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Sitecore
2 9 (26.47%) Adobe
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