The table below looks at the statistics for GIMP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIMP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIMP
Rank 926 968 974
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +6
Permanent jobs citing GIMP 30 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.010% 0.017%
As % of the Applications category 0.21% 0.067% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 18
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £36,895
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +49.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,895
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.91%

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

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14330 16383 17861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.87% 14.75% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11868 13137 14457
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

GIMP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GIMP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

GIMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GIMP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIMP within the UK.

GIMP Salary Trend in the UK

GIMP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GIMP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

GIMP Salary Histogram in the UK

GIMP
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIMP within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
England +25 30 £37,500 -31.81%
Reigate - 21 £35,000 -
Surrey - 21 £35,000 -
South East - 21 £35,000 -
London +6 8 £48,000 -12.72%
City of London - 5 £48,000 -
Exeter - 1 £35,000 -
Devon - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £35,000 -

GIMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing GIMP 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 GIMP.

1 77 (100.00%) HTML
1 77 (100.00%) CSS
2 71 (92.21%) XML
3 68 (88.31%) Photoshop
4 56 (72.73%) Adobe
4 56 (72.73%) RESTful
5 55 (71.43%) Mobile Development
6 52 (67.53%) OOP
6 52 (67.53%) OO
7 46 (59.74%) HTML5
8 44 (57.14%) jQuery
8 44 (57.14%) PHP
8 44 (57.14%) MySQL
9 43 (55.84%) Web Development
10 42 (54.55%) API Integration
11 31 (40.26%) Mobile App
12 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
13 29 (37.66%) Apple iOS
14 27 (35.06%) Algorithms
14 27 (35.06%) Web Services
15 25 (32.47%) Google
16 23 (29.87%) LiveLink
17 20 (25.97%) .NET
17 20 (25.97%) Java
17 20 (25.97%) User Experience
17 20 (25.97%) Android Development
17 20 (25.97%) iOS Development
17 20 (25.97%) Android
18 16 (20.78%) Objective-C
18 16 (20.78%) SEO

GIMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing GIMP 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 GIMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (29.87%) LiveLink
2 6 (7.79%) Umbraco
3 5 (6.49%) CMS
3 5 (6.49%) Node.js
3 5 (6.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 68 (88.31%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Bluetooth
1 5 (6.49%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (6.49%) Wireless
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (57.14%) MySQL
2 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Xcode
2 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.29%) Subversion
3 7 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 6 (7.79%) Grunt
5 3 (3.90%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (3.90%) NUnit
5 3 (3.90%) Protractor
5 3 (3.90%) Selenium
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Legal
3 3 (3.90%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (98.70%) Developer
2 29 (37.66%) Web Developer
3 24 (31.17%) PHP Developer
4 14 (18.18%) Android Developer
4 14 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (15.58%) iOS Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Mobile Developer
6 9 (11.69%) HTML Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (7.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (6.49%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.49%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Middleware Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Angular Developer
11 2 (2.60%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.60%) UI/UX Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Web UI Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (100.00%) CSS
1 77 (100.00%) HTML
2 71 (92.21%) XML
3 56 (72.73%) RESTful
4 46 (59.74%) HTML5
5 44 (57.14%) jQuery
6 27 (35.06%) Web Services
7 20 (25.97%) .NET
8 16 (20.78%) Ajax
9 15 (19.48%) AngularJS
9 15 (19.48%) Sass
10 14 (18.18%) CSS3
10 14 (18.18%) JSON
11 13 (16.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET
12 9 (11.69%) LESS
13 7 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (7.79%) Backbone.js
14 6 (7.79%) Durandal
14 6 (7.79%) React
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.26%) Mobile App
2 27 (35.06%) Algorithms
3 20 (25.97%) User Experience
4 9 (11.69%) iPad
4 9 (11.69%) iPhone
4 9 (11.69%) Social Media
5 6 (7.79%) W3C
6 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.66%) Apple iOS
2 20 (25.97%) Android
3 4 (5.19%) Windows
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (71.43%) Mobile Development
2 52 (67.53%) OO
2 52 (67.53%) OOP
3 43 (55.84%) Web Development
4 42 (54.55%) API Integration
5 20 (25.97%) Android Development
5 20 (25.97%) iOS Development
6 16 (20.78%) SEO
7 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 9 (11.69%) MVC
10 5 (6.49%) Mobile First
10 5 (6.49%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (6.49%) Progressive Enhancement
10 5 (6.49%) Validation
11 3 (3.90%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (3.90%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.60%) Test Scripting
13 1 (1.30%) B2B
13 1 (1.30%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.14%) PHP
2 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
3 20 (25.97%) Java
4 16 (20.78%) Objective-C
5 11 (14.29%) C++
6 10 (12.99%) C#
7 3 (3.90%) XPath
8 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
Vendors
1 56 (72.73%) Adobe
2 25 (32.47%) Google
3 5 (6.49%) EPiServer
3 5 (6.49%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.19%) Northgate
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft