The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 87 116 141
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +25
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 204 139 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.77% 2.05% 1.79%
As % of the Applications category 16.86% 15.08% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 170 126 127
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Photoshop
England

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

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1210 922 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.42% 13.57% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 791 1020
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,620
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -0.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Manchester +5 114 £30,000 -7.69% 17
Cheshire +17 57 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Lancashire +4 15 £25,000 +3.09% 10
Merseyside +8 10 £22,500 -25.00%
Cumbria - 7 £27,000 -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 334 (90.03%) HTML
2 316 (85.18%) CSS
3 218 (58.76%) JavaScript
4 182 (49.06%) jQuery
5 161 (43.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 145 (39.08%) HTML5
7 138 (37.20%) User Experience
8 128 (34.50%) Adobe
9 125 (33.69%) CSS3
10 103 (27.76%) Marketing
11 89 (23.99%) Web Design
12 85 (22.91%) PHP
13 77 (20.75%) Dreamweaver
14 74 (19.95%) E-Commerce
15 63 (16.98%) WordPress
16 62 (16.71%) .NET
17 60 (16.17%) MySQL
18 58 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
18 58 (15.63%) CMS
19 56 (15.09%) SQL Server
20 53 (14.29%) C#
21 51 (13.75%) SEO
22 50 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
22 50 (13.48%) Fireworks
22 50 (13.48%) Git (software)
23 49 (13.21%) Email Marketing
24 45 (12.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
25 44 (11.86%) Web Development
26 42 (11.32%) Umbraco
27 41 (11.05%) ASP.NET

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 63 (16.98%) WordPress
2 58 (15.63%) CMS
3 42 (11.32%) Umbraco
4 11 (2.96%) IIS
5 7 (1.89%) Drupal
5 7 (1.89%) Node.js
6 6 (1.62%) Apache
7 5 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.35%) Sitefinity
7 5 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.35%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.27%) JBoss
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 161 (43.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 50 (13.48%) Fireworks
3 45 (12.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 41 (11.05%) InDesign
5 12 (3.23%) Adobe After Effects
6 11 (2.96%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.81%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.54%) Maya
9 2 (0.54%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.54%) Edge Animate
9 2 (0.54%) MS Office
9 2 (0.54%) MS Excel
9 2 (0.54%) ZBrush
10 1 (0.27%) Mudbox
10 1 (0.27%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.27%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 27 (7.28%) Magento
2 7 (1.89%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.35%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.54%) Zen Cart
4 2 (0.54%) Tridion
5 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.27%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.43%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.35%) HTTP
1 5 (1.35%) Internet
2 2 (0.54%) FTP
3 1 (0.27%) Extranet
3 1 (0.27%) SSH
3 1 (0.27%) DNS
3 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (16.17%) MySQL
2 56 (15.09%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.50%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 77 (20.75%) Dreamweaver
2 50 (13.48%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.47%) Visual Studio
4 22 (5.93%) Subversion
5 13 (3.50%) Axure RP
6 12 (3.23%) Grunt
7 8 (2.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 8 (2.16%) JUnit
8 7 (1.89%) NUnit
8 7 (1.89%) Selenium
8 7 (1.89%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.89%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.35%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.27%) Hudson
10 1 (0.27%) Sublime Text
10 1 (0.27%) Xcode
10 1 (0.27%) Aptana Studio
General
1 103 (27.76%) Marketing
2 31 (8.36%) Retail
3 12 (3.23%) Advertising
3 12 (3.23%) Finance
4 9 (2.43%) Automotive
5 3 (0.81%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.54%) Games
6 2 (0.54%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.27%) Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 180 (48.52%) Developer
2 160 (43.13%) Designer
3 80 (21.56%) Front-End Developer
4 66 (17.79%) Web Designer
5 49 (13.21%) Web Developer
6 44 (11.86%) UX Designer
7 30 (8.09%) UI Developer
7 30 (8.09%) UI Programmer
8 21 (5.66%) UI Designer
9 19 (5.12%) Front-End Web Developer
10 18 (4.85%) Digital Designer
10 18 (4.85%) .NET Developer
10 18 (4.85%) Photoshop Designer
11 17 (4.58%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (4.04%) Junior
12 15 (4.04%) UX Developer
13 13 (3.50%) PHP Developer
14 12 (3.23%) C# Developer
15 11 (2.96%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (90.03%) HTML
2 316 (85.18%) CSS
3 182 (49.06%) jQuery
4 145 (39.08%) HTML5
5 125 (33.69%) CSS3
6 62 (16.71%) .NET
7 41 (11.05%) ASP.NET
8 33 (8.89%) XML
9 31 (8.36%) Web Services
10 30 (8.09%) Flash
10 30 (8.09%) Modernizr
11 23 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (5.93%) Razor View Engine
13 21 (5.66%) Sass
13 21 (5.66%) XHTML
14 20 (5.39%) Backbone.js
15 18 (4.85%) LESS
16 14 (3.77%) Ajax
17 13 (3.50%) .NET Framework
17 13 (3.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 138 (37.20%) User Experience
2 34 (9.16%) Graphic Design
3 26 (7.01%) Social Media
4 22 (5.93%) Mobile App
4 22 (5.93%) Photography
5 21 (5.66%) W3C
6 16 (4.31%) Animation
7 10 (2.70%) Copywriting
8 9 (2.43%) Social Network
8 9 (2.43%) Digital Media
9 8 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (1.89%) Open Source
11 5 (1.35%) Online Gambling
12 4 (1.08%) iPhone
12 4 (1.08%) Blog
12 4 (1.08%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.81%) GIS
13 3 (0.81%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.81%) E-Learning
13 3 (0.81%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.28%) Windows
2 26 (7.01%) Linux
3 25 (6.74%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.58%) Android
5 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (23.99%) Web Design
2 74 (19.95%) E-Commerce
3 58 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 51 (13.75%) SEO
5 50 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (13.21%) Email Marketing
7 44 (11.86%) Web Development
8 38 (10.24%) MVC
9 23 (6.20%) Scrum
10 19 (5.12%) OO
10 19 (5.12%) CRM
11 15 (4.04%) Content Management
11 15 (4.04%) Analytics
12 14 (3.77%) TDD
13 11 (2.96%) OOP
13 11 (2.96%) Information Architecture
13 11 (2.96%) iOS Development
14 10 (2.70%) Time Management
15 9 (2.43%) Rapid Prototyping
16 8 (2.16%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 218 (58.76%) JavaScript
2 85 (22.91%) PHP
3 53 (14.29%) C#
4 32 (8.63%) SQL
5 9 (2.43%) Java
6 8 (2.16%) ActionScript
6 8 (2.16%) PHP5
7 6 (1.62%) Ruby
8 5 (1.35%) PHP4
9 3 (0.81%) VB
10 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.54%) Python
10 2 (0.54%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.27%) VBA
11 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (6.20%) Degree
2 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.27%) HNC
3 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.35%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Plesk
Vendors
1 128 (34.50%) Adobe
2 34 (9.16%) EPiServer
2 34 (9.16%) Twitter
3 28 (7.55%) Eloqua
4 24 (6.47%) Facebook
4 24 (6.47%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 12 (3.23%) Google
6 8 (2.16%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.89%) VMware
8 6 (1.62%) Oracle
9 5 (1.35%) Sage
10 4 (1.08%) Zend
11 3 (0.81%) Apple
12 2 (0.54%) Intel
13 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.27%) IBM
13 1 (0.27%) SolidWorks
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