The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 134 117 122
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 5 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% 0.78% 0.62%
As % of the Applications category 1.63% 5.03% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 11
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -23.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Photoshop
Berkshire

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

Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
306 358 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.97% 15.55% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 212 307 224
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Photoshop
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Photoshop Salary Trend in Reading

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (75.00%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Marketing
4 6 (50.00%) SEO
4 6 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (50.00%) CMS
4 6 (50.00%) CSS3
5 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
5 5 (41.67%) WordPress
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Adobe
6 4 (33.33%) PHP
6 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (33.33%) Drupal
7 3 (25.00%) Social Media
7 3 (25.00%) User Experience
7 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
7 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 3 (25.00%) MySQL
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (25.00%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) Fireworks
8 2 (16.67%) Automotive
8 2 (16.67%) InDesign
8 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (50.00%) CMS
2 5 (41.67%) WordPress
3 4 (33.33%) Drupal
4 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 2 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (8.33%) Kentico
5 1 (8.33%) Movable Type
5 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (8.33%) Joomla!
5 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (16.67%) InDesign
2 2 (16.67%) Fireworks
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Designer
3 3 (25.00%) UI Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) XHTML
5 2 (16.67%) Sass
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) OOCSS
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (8.33%) Ember.js
6 1 (8.33%) LAMP
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (8.33%) Animation
3 1 (8.33%) Video Editing
3 1 (8.33%) Copywriting
3 1 (8.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SEO
2 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) UX Design
6 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Email Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Plesk
1 1 (8.33%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (8.33%) Ektron
2 1 (8.33%) Akamai
2 1 (8.33%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter