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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIMP
Rank 885 876 858
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Permanent jobs citing GIMP 11 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.005% 0.026%
As % of the Applications category 0.062% 0.030% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 26
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary - £20,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -31.66%

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
17637 16589 16842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.48% 15.25% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14245 13746 14227
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.47%

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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

GIMP Salary Histogram in the UK

GIMP
Top 8 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 24 October 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
London +20 7 £35,000 +9.37%
England -8 7 £35,000 +9.37%
Croydon - 3 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 - -

GIMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
3 8 (53.33%) CMS
3 8 (53.33%) Open Source
4 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (46.67%) PHP
4 7 (46.67%) MySQL
4 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
5 6 (40.00%) OO
6 5 (33.33%) Python
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Adobe
6 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (33.33%) Content Management
6 5 (33.33%) Drupal
6 5 (33.33%) Magento
6 5 (33.33%) Bazaar
7 4 (26.67%) HTML5
7 4 (26.67%) CSS3
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Marketing
7 4 (26.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (20.00%) SEO
8 3 (20.00%) MS Office
8 3 (20.00%) User Experience
9 2 (13.33%) QUnit
9 2 (13.33%) Jasmine

GIMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 8 (53.33%) CMS
2 5 (33.33%) Drupal
3 2 (13.33%) Node.js
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) WordPress
4 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (26.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Magento
2 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Bazaar
3 2 (13.33%) QUnit
3 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (13.33%) Grunt
3 2 (13.33%) PhantomJS
3 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Designer
5 3 (20.00%) Web Designer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Designer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Designer
6 2 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing Executive
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Designer
7 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Web Manager
7 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
4 2 (13.33%) Sass
4 2 (13.33%) Ember.js
4 2 (13.33%) Zepto.js
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) DOM
5 1 (6.67%) XSLT
5 1 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (13.33%) Graphic Design
3 2 (13.33%) Copywriting
3 2 (13.33%) Social Network
4 1 (6.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (40.00%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) Content Management
4 3 (20.00%) SEO
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Web Design
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Email Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) OpenUP
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) WCAG
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) Twitter
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix