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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 99 110 175
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +65
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 173 148 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.42% 2.04% 1.03%
As % of the Applications category 15.32% 13.60% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134 134 76
Average salary £28,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1129 1088 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.77% 15.03% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 929 912 907
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +13 110 £27,500 -12.69% 17
Cheshire +6 32 £30,000 - 8
Merseyside +2 17 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Lancashire -8 13 £19,000 -20.83% 2
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 275 (87.30%) HTML
2 264 (83.81%) CSS
3 157 (49.84%) JavaScript
4 152 (48.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 123 (39.05%) jQuery
6 115 (36.51%) Adobe
7 95 (30.16%) HTML5
8 83 (26.35%) E-Commerce
9 73 (23.17%) Marketing
10 66 (20.95%) Dreamweaver
10 66 (20.95%) PHP
11 64 (20.32%) Web Design
12 62 (19.68%) CSS3
13 49 (15.56%) CMS
14 44 (13.97%) SEO
15 39 (12.38%) Web Development
16 38 (12.06%) SQL Server
16 38 (12.06%) Responsive Web Design
17 37 (11.75%) .NET
17 37 (11.75%) XHTML
18 36 (11.43%) MySQL
19 34 (10.79%) Magento
19 34 (10.79%) Apple iOS
19 34 (10.79%) Fireworks
19 34 (10.79%) InDesign
20 33 (10.48%) Web Services
21 31 (9.84%) ASP.NET
22 30 (9.52%) XML
22 30 (9.52%) SQL
22 30 (9.52%) WordPress

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (15.56%) CMS
2 30 (9.52%) WordPress
3 11 (3.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.17%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.59%) Drupal
5 5 (1.59%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.32%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.32%) nginx
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 152 (48.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 34 (10.79%) Fireworks
2 34 (10.79%) InDesign
3 12 (3.81%) Adobe After Effects
4 11 (3.49%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (1.27%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.27%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.95%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.63%) MS Office
8 1 (0.32%) Blender
8 1 (0.32%) GIMP
8 1 (0.32%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (0.32%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.32%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 34 (10.79%) Magento
2 10 (3.17%) Google Analytics
3 6 (1.90%) WebTrends
4 5 (1.59%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.32%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.98%) Internet
2 4 (1.27%) DNS
3 3 (0.95%) FTP
3 3 (0.95%) Intranet
4 2 (0.63%) SSH
5 1 (0.32%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.32%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.32%) Wireless
5 1 (0.32%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.43%) MySQL
3 8 (2.54%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 66 (20.95%) Dreamweaver
2 18 (5.71%) Subversion
3 17 (5.40%) Visual Studio
4 11 (3.49%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.86%) Axure RP
6 5 (1.59%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.59%) Selenium
6 5 (1.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 5 (1.59%) JUnit
6 5 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.59%) NUnit
7 4 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.27%) Grunt
7 4 (1.27%) Sublime Text
8 2 (0.63%) FrontPage
9 1 (0.32%) Aptana Studio
9 1 (0.32%) Hudson
9 1 (0.32%) PhoneGap
9 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
General
1 73 (23.17%) Marketing
2 17 (5.40%) Finance
3 12 (3.81%) Retail
4 10 (3.17%) Automotive
5 8 (2.54%) Advertising
6 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.95%) Publishing
7 3 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.95%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Electronics
8 2 (0.63%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 167 (53.02%) Designer
2 152 (48.25%) Developer
3 73 (23.17%) Web Developer
4 57 (18.10%) Web Designer
5 53 (16.83%) Front-End Developer
6 35 (11.11%) User Experience Designer
7 32 (10.16%) Photoshop Designer
8 27 (8.57%) PHP Developer
9 25 (7.94%) Front-End Web Developer
10 23 (7.30%) Digital Designer
10 23 (7.30%) UI Designer
11 19 (6.03%) UI Developer
11 19 (6.03%) UI Programmer
12 15 (4.76%) Junior
12 15 (4.76%) Senior Developer
13 14 (4.44%) Senior Designer
14 13 (4.13%) Email Designer
15 11 (3.49%) Website Developer
15 11 (3.49%) Internet Developer
15 11 (3.49%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (87.30%) HTML
2 264 (83.81%) CSS
3 123 (39.05%) jQuery
4 95 (30.16%) HTML5
5 62 (19.68%) CSS3
6 37 (11.75%) .NET
6 37 (11.75%) XHTML
7 33 (10.48%) Web Services
8 31 (9.84%) ASP.NET
9 30 (9.52%) XML
10 23 (7.30%) Flash
11 21 (6.67%) JSON
12 16 (5.08%) JSP
13 10 (3.17%) CodeIgniter
13 10 (3.17%) Backbone.js
14 9 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (2.54%) Ajax
15 8 (2.54%) Sass
16 7 (2.22%) .NET Framework
16 7 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.21%) Mobile App
2 16 (5.08%) Social Media
3 13 (4.13%) W3C
4 10 (3.17%) Graphic Design
5 8 (2.54%) Animation
5 8 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.54%) Copywriting
6 6 (1.90%) NHS
6 6 (1.90%) iPhone
6 6 (1.90%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.27%) Open Source
7 4 (1.27%) Photography
7 4 (1.27%) Blog
8 3 (0.95%) New Media
8 3 (0.95%) iPad
8 3 (0.95%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.63%) Human Factors
9 2 (0.63%) Social Network
10 1 (0.32%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.79%) Apple iOS
2 26 (8.25%) Android
3 21 (6.67%) Windows
4 14 (4.44%) Linux
5 6 (1.90%) UNIX
6 3 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.95%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (26.35%) E-Commerce
2 64 (20.32%) Web Design
3 44 (13.97%) SEO
4 39 (12.38%) Web Development
5 38 (12.06%) Responsive Web Design
6 28 (8.89%) MVC
7 22 (6.98%) OO
8 18 (5.71%) Project Management
9 17 (5.40%) Email Marketing
10 15 (4.76%) Scrum
11 14 (4.44%) Time Management
11 14 (4.44%) Mobile Application Development
12 12 (3.81%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (3.81%) Analytics
12 12 (3.81%) iOS Development
13 11 (3.49%) OO PHP
13 11 (3.49%) Online Marketing
14 10 (3.17%) Pay per click
15 9 (2.86%) MVVM
15 9 (2.86%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (49.84%) JavaScript
2 66 (20.95%) PHP
3 30 (9.52%) SQL
4 24 (7.62%) C#
5 7 (2.22%) PHP5
6 5 (1.59%) PHP4
7 4 (1.27%) Java
8 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.63%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.63%) Ruby
9 1 (0.32%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.32%) VBA
9 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.32%) VB
9 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (6.98%) HND
2 19 (6.03%) HNC
3 18 (5.71%) Degree
4 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.40%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 115 (36.51%) Adobe
2 16 (5.08%) Sitecore
3 13 (4.13%) Google
4 12 (3.81%) Oracle
5 11 (3.49%) Zend
6 8 (2.54%) EPiServer
6 8 (2.54%) Twitter
7 6 (1.90%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.90%) Sun
8 5 (1.59%) Sage
8 5 (1.59%) VMware
9 4 (1.27%) Facebook
9 4 (1.27%) Eloqua
10 3 (0.95%) Intel
11 1 (0.32%) Percona
11 1 (0.32%) SAP
11 1 (0.32%) IBM
11 1 (0.32%) JBoss
11 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
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