The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 253 190 194
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +4
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1260 1712 1628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.17% 1.53% 1.50%
As % of the Applications category 7.65% 10.28% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 1376 1436
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.93% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,565 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -

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
16473 16660 16243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.31% 14.88% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13312 13411 13487
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 £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Photoshop
Salary Trend

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

Photoshop Salary Trend in the UK

Photoshop
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Photoshop over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Photoshop Salary Histogram in the UK

Photoshop
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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 -59 1210 £35,000 +1.44% 192
London -54 492 £37,500 -6.25% 84
South East -46 251 £35,000 +7.69% 30
City of London -77 116 £37,500 -11.76% 28
East of England -13 104 £30,000 -11.76% 14
North West -2 103 £27,500 -8.33% 19
Yorkshire +5 90 £29,825 +8.45% 15
South West -47 63 £32,500 +18.18% 12
West Midlands -38 59 £26,000 -5.45% 7
West Yorkshire +5 54 £35,000 +27.27% 7
Manchester -6 50 £29,000 -3.33% 10
Oxfordshire +24 48 £30,000 -4.76% 3
Hampshire -50 48 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Berkshire -32 45 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Hertfordshire -17 38 £38,000 +16.92% 6
Surrey -24 36 £37,500 +15.38% 2
East Midlands -11 34 £32,500 +18.18% 7
Cheshire -1 33 £31,250 +13.63% 6
Leeds +2 29 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Oxford +35 26 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Essex +8 26 £28,000 -11.81% 4
Nottinghamshire -12 26 £32,500 +8.33% 2
East Sussex -7 24 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Cambridgeshire -9 22 £30,000 -17.24% 4
South Yorkshire +4 21 £27,500 +41.02% 5
Sheffield -2 21 £27,500 +41.02% 5
Bristol -3 20 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Nottingham -26 19 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Lancashire +23 18 £23,500 -11.32% 1
Kent +28 16 £41,500 +62.74% 4

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 2247 (80.36%) HTML
2 2048 (73.25%) CSS
3 1602 (57.30%) JavaScript
4 1332 (47.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1263 (45.17%) jQuery
6 1169 (41.81%) Adobe
7 1131 (40.45%) HTML5
8 1096 (39.20%) User Experience
9 890 (31.83%) CSS3
10 805 (28.79%) Marketing
11 677 (24.21%) PHP
12 526 (18.81%) Web Design
13 514 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
14 510 (18.24%) Responsive Web Design
15 473 (16.92%) CMS
16 432 (15.45%) Degree
17 402 (14.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 396 (14.16%) MySQL
19 386 (13.81%) Git (software)
20 378 (13.52%) E-Commerce
21 375 (13.41%) InDesign
22 347 (12.41%) SEO
23 341 (12.20%) MVC
24 334 (11.95%) WordPress
25 330 (11.80%) Dreamweaver
26 326 (11.66%) .NET
26 326 (11.66%) Sass
27 316 (11.30%) Flash
28 304 (10.87%) Web Development
29 278 (9.94%) Fireworks

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 473 (16.92%) CMS
2 334 (11.95%) WordPress
3 114 (4.08%) Drupal
4 108 (3.86%) Umbraco
5 69 (2.47%) Node.js
6 54 (1.93%) Apache
7 41 (1.47%) IIS
8 39 (1.39%) Joomla!
9 34 (1.22%) nginx
9 34 (1.22%) SharePoint
10 30 (1.07%) Moodle
11 28 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
12 15 (0.54%) MS Exchange
13 13 (0.46%) ExpressionEngine
14 12 (0.43%) concrete5
15 11 (0.39%) TeamSite
16 9 (0.32%) Sitefinity
17 8 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
18 7 (0.25%) Facebook Platform
19 6 (0.21%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1332 (47.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 402 (14.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 375 (13.41%) InDesign
4 278 (9.94%) Fireworks
5 182 (6.51%) MS Excel
6 137 (4.90%) MS Office
7 105 (3.76%) Adobe After Effects
8 82 (2.93%) OmniGraffle
8 82 (2.93%) Acrobat
9 73 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
10 30 (1.07%) Adobe Captivate
11 28 (1.00%) MS Visio
12 27 (0.97%) AutoCAD
12 27 (0.97%) 3ds Max
13 22 (0.79%) CINEMA 4D
14 20 (0.72%) GIMP
14 20 (0.72%) Adobe Premiere
15 18 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
16 16 (0.57%) Final Cut Pro
17 9 (0.32%) Maya
Business Applications
1 149 (5.33%) Magento
2 118 (4.22%) Google Analytics
3 19 (0.68%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.25%) Shopify
5 2 (0.072%) CubeCart
5 2 (0.072%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.072%) Tridion
6 1 (0.036%) Zen Cart
6 1 (0.036%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.036%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.036%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.036%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 27 (0.97%) GitHub
2 23 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.46%) MailChimp
4 9 (0.32%) SaaS
5 5 (0.18%) Basecamp
5 5 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.14%) Office 365
6 4 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.14%) Pure360
7 1 (0.036%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.036%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.036%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 117 (4.18%) Internet
2 25 (0.89%) Intranet
3 20 (0.72%) DNS
4 16 (0.57%) FTP
4 16 (0.57%) HTTP
5 15 (0.54%) Broadband
6 12 (0.43%) SSH
7 9 (0.32%) Firewall
8 5 (0.18%) VPN
9 4 (0.14%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.11%) SMTP
10 3 (0.11%) SSL
10 3 (0.11%) Wireless
11 2 (0.072%) Network Security
11 2 (0.072%) DHCP
12 1 (0.036%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (14.16%) MySQL
2 169 (6.04%) SQL Server
3 31 (1.11%) Relational Database
4 18 (0.64%) Big Data
5 11 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (0.39%) CouchDB
5 11 (0.39%) MongoDB
6 6 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (0.21%) RDBMS
6 6 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.18%) Cognos Report Studio
7 5 (0.18%) DB2
8 4 (0.14%) FileMaker
8 4 (0.14%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.14%) SQLite
9 3 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.11%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.11%) Informix
10 2 (0.072%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 386 (13.81%) Git (software)
2 330 (11.80%) Dreamweaver
3 231 (8.26%) Axure RP
4 193 (6.90%) Subversion
5 84 (3.00%) Visual Studio
6 74 (2.65%) Grunt
7 72 (2.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 32 (1.14%) JIRA
9 26 (0.93%) Mercurial
10 24 (0.86%) Eclipse
11 23 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (0.79%) Sublime Text
13 17 (0.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 15 (0.54%) Jasmine
15 14 (0.50%) Xcode
16 12 (0.43%) Yeoman
17 11 (0.39%) Emacs
18 10 (0.36%) PhantomJS
19 9 (0.32%) Bitbucket
19 9 (0.32%) QUnit
General
1 805 (28.79%) Marketing
2 214 (7.65%) Finance
3 208 (7.44%) Retail
4 189 (6.76%) Advertising
5 135 (4.83%) Games
6 61 (2.18%) Publishing
7 44 (1.57%) Multimedia
7 44 (1.57%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
9 28 (1.00%) Automotive
9 28 (1.00%) Banking
10 19 (0.68%) Legal
11 15 (0.54%) Back Office
12 14 (0.50%) Law
13 11 (0.39%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.39%) French Language
14 9 (0.32%) German Language
15 8 (0.29%) Electronics
16 6 (0.21%) Interactive Media
16 6 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1399 (50.04%) Developer
2 1111 (39.74%) Designer
3 609 (21.78%) Front-End Developer
4 537 (19.21%) Web Developer
5 318 (11.37%) Web Designer
6 207 (7.40%) UX Designer
7 188 (6.72%) Digital Designer
8 183 (6.55%) UI Designer
9 162 (5.79%) Junior
10 150 (5.36%) Front-End Web Developer
11 134 (4.79%) Senior Developer
12 130 (4.65%) Senior Designer
13 110 (3.93%) Graphic Designer
14 109 (3.90%) PHP Developer
15 108 (3.86%) Junior Developer
16 78 (2.79%) UI Developer
16 78 (2.79%) UI Programmer
17 69 (2.47%) .NET Developer
18 61 (2.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
19 59 (2.11%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2247 (80.36%) HTML
2 2048 (73.25%) CSS
3 1263 (45.17%) jQuery
4 1131 (40.45%) HTML5
5 890 (31.83%) CSS3
6 326 (11.66%) Sass
6 326 (11.66%) .NET
7 316 (11.30%) Flash
8 244 (8.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 232 (8.30%) LESS
10 231 (8.26%) AngularJS
11 229 (8.19%) XML
12 225 (8.05%) ASP.NET
13 203 (7.26%) Ajax
14 184 (6.58%) XHTML
15 135 (4.83%) Backbone.js
16 134 (4.79%) JSON
17 100 (3.58%) Web Services
18 54 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC
18 54 (1.93%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1096 (39.20%) User Experience
2 271 (9.69%) Graphic Design
3 260 (9.30%) Social Media
4 221 (7.90%) Mobile App
5 161 (5.76%) W3C
6 113 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
7 91 (3.25%) Animation
8 90 (3.22%) Visualisation
8 90 (3.22%) Digital Media
9 87 (3.11%) E-Learning
10 70 (2.50%) Photography
11 67 (2.40%) Computer Science
12 60 (2.15%) Blog
13 57 (2.04%) Copywriting
14 51 (1.82%) Video Editing
15 42 (1.50%) Open Source
16 38 (1.36%) iPhone
17 30 (1.07%) Management Information System
18 27 (0.97%) FMCG
19 26 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 147 (5.26%) Android
2 145 (5.19%) Apple iOS
3 132 (4.72%) Linux
4 124 (4.43%) Windows
5 26 (0.93%) Mac OS X
5 26 (0.93%) Ubuntu
6 18 (0.64%) Windows XP
7 14 (0.50%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
9 11 (0.39%) UNIX
9 11 (0.39%) CentOS
10 7 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.072%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.072%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.036%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 526 (18.81%) Web Design
2 514 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
3 510 (18.24%) Responsive Web Design
4 378 (13.52%) E-Commerce
5 347 (12.41%) SEO
6 341 (12.20%) MVC
7 304 (10.87%) Web Development
8 229 (8.19%) Analytics
9 217 (7.76%) OO
10 214 (7.65%) Content Management
11 154 (5.51%) Digital Marketing
12 147 (5.26%) Scrum
13 135 (4.83%) Information Architecture
14 131 (4.69%) Project Management
15 112 (4.01%) OOP
16 99 (3.54%) Email Marketing
17 91 (3.25%) Time Management
18 87 (3.11%) CRM
19 85 (3.04%) Online Marketing
20 84 (3.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1602 (57.30%) JavaScript
2 677 (24.21%) PHP
3 245 (8.76%) SQL
4 199 (7.12%) C#
5 91 (3.25%) Java
6 81 (2.90%) ActionScript
7 72 (2.58%) PHP5
8 58 (2.07%) T-SQL
9 53 (1.90%) VB.NET
10 43 (1.54%) ActionScript 3.0
11 30 (1.07%) Objective-C
12 26 (0.93%) C++
12 26 (0.93%) ActionScript 2.0
13 20 (0.72%) C
14 18 (0.64%) Python
15 16 (0.57%) Ruby
16 9 (0.32%) VB
17 8 (0.29%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.21%) R
19 4 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 432 (15.45%) Degree
2 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.11%) HND
3 3 (0.11%) ISEB
3 3 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.072%) EnCE
4 2 (0.072%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (0.072%) MOS
5 1 (0.036%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.036%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.036%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (2.61%) QA
2 34 (1.22%) WAI
3 25 (0.89%) WCAG
4 9 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.18%) Section 508
6 2 (0.072%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.21%) IAG
3 3 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.036%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (0.64%) Plesk
2 15 (0.54%) cPanel
3 7 (0.25%) Webmin
4 4 (0.14%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.072%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.072%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.072%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.036%) WSUS
6 1 (0.036%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1169 (41.81%) Adobe
2 229 (8.19%) Microsoft
3 171 (6.12%) Google
4 156 (5.58%) Facebook
5 126 (4.51%) Twitter
6 66 (2.36%) Zend
7 40 (1.43%) EPiServer
7 40 (1.43%) Apple
8 29 (1.04%) Sitecore
9 26 (0.93%) Oracle
10 21 (0.75%) Eloqua
11 19 (0.68%) Omniture
12 18 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (0.61%) ExactTarget
14 16 (0.57%) SAP
15 15 (0.54%) Intel
16 13 (0.46%) Interwoven
16 13 (0.46%) Ariba
17 11 (0.39%) FatWire
18 10 (0.36%) Demandware
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