The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 17 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 135 137 131
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 129 133 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.80% 1.80% 1.66%
As % of the Applications category 12.00% 13.21% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 93 120 113
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,400 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1075 1007 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.98% 13.67% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 857 853 857
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Photoshop
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Photoshop Salary Trend in the North West

Photoshop
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Photoshop across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Photoshop Salary Histogram in the North West

Photoshop
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 70 £31,000 +3.33% 15
Cheshire -4 40 £28,750 -4.16% 7
Merseyside -11 14 £30,000 +20.00% 5
Lancashire -4 4 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 203 (83.88%) HTML
2 192 (79.34%) CSS
3 134 (55.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 126 (52.07%) JavaScript
5 113 (46.69%) jQuery
6 93 (38.43%) Adobe
7 81 (33.47%) HTML5
8 80 (33.06%) CSS3
9 71 (29.34%) E-Commerce
10 59 (24.38%) PHP
11 54 (22.31%) Fireworks
12 46 (19.01%) Marketing
13 45 (18.60%) Dreamweaver
14 42 (17.36%) Web Design
15 40 (16.53%) SQL Server
16 39 (16.12%) CMS
17 34 (14.05%) Subversion
18 31 (12.81%) SEO
18 31 (12.81%) Apple iOS
19 30 (12.40%) Responsive Web Design
19 30 (12.40%) .NET
20 28 (11.57%) MySQL
21 27 (11.16%) SQL
21 27 (11.16%) MVC
21 27 (11.16%) Magento
22 26 (10.74%) WordPress
22 26 (10.74%) Web Services
22 26 (10.74%) Flash
23 25 (10.33%) C#
23 25 (10.33%) ASP.NET

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 39 (16.12%) CMS
2 26 (10.74%) WordPress
3 6 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.83%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.41%) Drupal
6 1 (0.41%) IIS
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) nginx
6 1 (0.41%) Moodle
Applications
1 134 (55.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 54 (22.31%) Fireworks
3 24 (9.92%) InDesign
4 12 (4.96%) Adobe After Effects
5 8 (3.31%) MS Excel
6 5 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (1.65%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (1.65%) Acrobat
7 4 (1.65%) Final Cut Pro
8 3 (1.24%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (1.24%) MS Office
8 3 (1.24%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.83%) GIMP
10 1 (0.41%) Blender
10 1 (0.41%) LaTeX
10 1 (0.41%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 27 (11.16%) Magento
2 3 (1.24%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.96%) Internet
2 4 (1.65%) FTP
2 4 (1.65%) DNS
3 2 (0.83%) Intranet
4 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.57%) MySQL
3 13 (5.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.41%) MS Access
6 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (18.60%) Dreamweaver
2 34 (14.05%) Subversion
3 6 (2.48%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.48%) Axure RP
4 3 (1.24%) PhoneGap
4 3 (1.24%) Sublime Text
4 3 (1.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.83%) Xcode
General
1 46 (19.01%) Marketing
2 15 (6.20%) Finance
3 6 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.07%) Retail
5 4 (1.65%) Publishing
5 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.65%) Automotive
6 2 (0.83%) Advertising
6 2 (0.83%) Electronics
6 2 (0.83%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 126 (52.07%) Designer
2 120 (49.59%) Developer
3 54 (22.31%) Web Developer
4 49 (20.25%) Web Designer
5 26 (10.74%) Front-End Developer
6 23 (9.50%) PHP Developer
7 21 (8.68%) Senior Designer
8 17 (7.02%) .NET Developer
9 14 (5.79%) Digital Designer
10 13 (5.37%) User Experience Designer
11 12 (4.96%) Photoshop Designer
12 11 (4.55%) C# Developer
12 11 (4.55%) Senior Developer
12 11 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (4.55%) Email Designer
13 8 (3.31%) UI Designer
13 8 (3.31%) Front-End Web Developer
13 8 (3.31%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (83.88%) HTML
2 192 (79.34%) CSS
3 113 (46.69%) jQuery
4 81 (33.47%) HTML5
5 80 (33.06%) CSS3
6 30 (12.40%) .NET
7 26 (10.74%) Web Services
7 26 (10.74%) Flash
8 25 (10.33%) ASP.NET
9 23 (9.50%) JSON
10 17 (7.02%) XHTML
11 13 (5.37%) LINQ
12 12 (4.96%) CodeIgniter
13 10 (4.13%) XML
13 10 (4.13%) JSP
14 9 (3.72%) .NET Framework
15 8 (3.31%) Ajax
15 8 (3.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (2.89%) ASP.NET 2.0
17 6 (2.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.20%) Mobile App
2 10 (4.13%) Social Media
3 9 (3.72%) W3C
4 7 (2.89%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.48%) NHS
5 6 (2.48%) Blog
6 5 (2.07%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.24%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.24%) Open Source
8 2 (0.83%) Social Network
8 2 (0.83%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.83%) Photography
8 2 (0.83%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.41%) Animation
9 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.41%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.41%) VLE
9 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.41%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.81%) Apple iOS
2 23 (9.50%) Android
3 7 (2.89%) Linux
4 4 (1.65%) UNIX
5 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (29.34%) E-Commerce
2 42 (17.36%) Web Design
3 31 (12.81%) SEO
4 30 (12.40%) Responsive Web Design
5 27 (11.16%) MVC
6 21 (8.68%) Web Development
7 15 (6.20%) Email Marketing
7 15 (6.20%) OO
8 14 (5.79%) OO PHP
9 11 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (4.13%) Project Management
11 9 (3.72%) Online Marketing
12 8 (3.31%) Time Management
13 7 (2.89%) B2B
13 7 (2.89%) Mobile Application Development
14 6 (2.48%) MVVM
14 6 (2.48%) Web Usability
15 5 (2.07%) User Experience Design
15 5 (2.07%) Pay per click
15 5 (2.07%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 126 (52.07%) JavaScript
2 59 (24.38%) PHP
3 27 (11.16%) SQL
4 25 (10.33%) C#
5 13 (5.37%) Java
6 4 (1.65%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.24%) VB
8 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.83%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.83%) Ruby
8 2 (0.83%) PHP5
9 1 (0.41%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.41%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.41%) VB6
9 1 (0.41%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (5.79%) Degree
2 10 (4.13%) HNC
2 10 (4.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.55%) QA
2 3 (1.24%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 93 (38.43%) Adobe
2 13 (5.37%) Zend
3 8 (3.31%) Google
4 6 (2.48%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.48%) Sun
4 6 (2.48%) Oracle
5 5 (2.07%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.83%) Facebook
6 2 (0.83%) Twitter
7 1 (0.41%) Percona
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum to £40K + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K to £45K + Benefits
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Salary: £25,0000 + bonus + progression
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheshire
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Posted: Yesterday
North West
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 2 days from home + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £16,000 - £20,000 DOE
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
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