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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 210 181 204
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +23
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1456 1703 1572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.38% 1.64% 1.42%
As % of the Applications category 8.72% 10.95% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1378 1394
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,950 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

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
16698 15553 16294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.84% 14.97% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13767 12582 14013
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 £35,000 £35,000

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -36 1381 £32,500 -7.14% 219
London -104 445 £40,000 - 90
South East +1 365 £30,000 -7.69% 35
North West +62 207 £30,000 - 24
Manchester +28 113 £30,000 - 15
Yorkshire +23 108 £30,000 +20.00% 19
City of London -127 84 £40,000 -5.88% 23
Oxfordshire +35 81 £31,500 +5.00% 11
West Yorkshire +30 79 £32,500 +18.18% 13
Hampshire -26 79 £30,000 +9.09% 6
South West -15 76 £32,000 +6.66% 13
East of England -34 62 £27,500 -8.33% 12
Leeds +32 59 £35,000 +16.66% 7
Berkshire -19 58 £43,000 +18.62% 6
Cheshire +27 57 £35,000 +6.06% 2
East Midlands +16 57 £30,000 -3.22% 8
West Midlands -31 53 £28,750 +17.34% 12
Oxford +40 52 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Nottinghamshire +35 36 £33,750 +8.00% 3
West Sussex +13 35 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Fareham +4 31 £29,500 -15.71%
Kent +15 28 £30,000 +29.03% 2
Lancashire +12 27 £24,500 -3.92% 6
Surrey -44 26 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Hertfordshire -34 25 £27,500 -8.33% 6
East Sussex +4 24 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Southampton -9 24 £28,750 +4.54% 3
Nottingham +16 22 £32,500 +4.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -12 22 £26,750 -21.32% 3
Slough +8 19 - -

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2346 (80.92%) HTML
2 2177 (75.09%) CSS
3 1699 (58.61%) JavaScript
4 1442 (49.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1314 (45.33%) jQuery
6 1253 (43.22%) Adobe
7 1231 (42.46%) HTML5
8 1152 (39.74%) User Experience
9 1012 (34.91%) CSS3
10 831 (28.67%) Marketing
11 666 (22.97%) PHP
12 567 (19.56%) Responsive Web Design
13 514 (17.73%) CMS
14 509 (17.56%) Web Design
15 476 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
16 419 (14.45%) E-Commerce
17 405 (13.97%) Degree
18 395 (13.63%) MySQL
19 389 (13.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 368 (12.69%) SEO
21 364 (12.56%) InDesign
22 355 (12.25%) WordPress
23 349 (12.04%) Git (software)
24 346 (11.94%) Dreamweaver
25 338 (11.66%) Flash
26 335 (11.56%) .NET
27 333 (11.49%) Fireworks
28 326 (11.25%) MVC
29 309 (10.66%) Sass
30 305 (10.52%) Graphic Design

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 514 (17.73%) CMS
2 355 (12.25%) WordPress
3 170 (5.86%) Drupal
4 138 (4.76%) Umbraco
5 65 (2.24%) IIS
6 61 (2.10%) Node.js
7 57 (1.97%) Apache
8 44 (1.52%) SharePoint
9 35 (1.21%) Joomla!
10 34 (1.17%) nginx
11 20 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
12 15 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
12 15 (0.52%) TeamSite
13 14 (0.48%) Moodle
14 13 (0.45%) MS Exchange
15 12 (0.41%) concrete5
16 9 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
17 8 (0.28%) Sitefinity
18 6 (0.21%) Facebook Platform
19 5 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1442 (49.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 389 (13.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 364 (12.56%) InDesign
4 333 (11.49%) Fireworks
5 130 (4.48%) MS Excel
6 125 (4.31%) MS Office
7 103 (3.55%) Adobe After Effects
8 97 (3.35%) OmniGraffle
9 80 (2.76%) Acrobat
10 59 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
11 37 (1.28%) 3ds Max
12 26 (0.90%) AutoCAD
13 24 (0.83%) MS Visio
14 20 (0.69%) CINEMA 4D
15 19 (0.66%) GIMP
16 18 (0.62%) Adobe Captivate
17 15 (0.52%) Final Cut Pro
17 15 (0.52%) Adobe Premiere
18 13 (0.45%) FreeHand
19 11 (0.38%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 132 (4.55%) Magento
2 91 (3.14%) Google Analytics
3 22 (0.76%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.24%) Shopify
5 2 (0.069%) CubeCart
5 2 (0.069%) Tridion
5 2 (0.069%) Zen Cart
6 1 (0.034%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.034%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.034%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.034%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.034%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.034%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 25 (0.86%) MailChimp
2 21 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (0.69%) GitHub
4 10 (0.34%) SaaS
5 7 (0.24%) Basecamp
5 7 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.17%) Office 365
8 3 (0.10%) Pure360
8 3 (0.10%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.10%) Trello
9 1 (0.034%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.034%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.034%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 121 (4.17%) Internet
2 49 (1.69%) Intranet
3 20 (0.69%) Broadband
4 18 (0.62%) DNS
5 11 (0.38%) FTP
6 8 (0.28%) HTTP
7 7 (0.24%) Firewall
8 6 (0.21%) SSH
9 5 (0.17%) Extranet
10 4 (0.14%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.14%) VPN
10 4 (0.14%) DHCP
11 3 (0.10%) SMTP
12 2 (0.069%) Network Security
12 2 (0.069%) Wireless
12 2 (0.069%) NAS
13 1 (0.034%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.034%) DAB
13 1 (0.034%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.034%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (13.63%) MySQL
2 176 (6.07%) SQL Server
3 29 (1.00%) Big Data
4 23 (0.79%) Relational Database
5 13 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (0.34%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.21%) Data Mining
9 6 (0.21%) FileMaker
10 4 (0.14%) SQLite
11 3 (0.10%) MariaDB
11 3 (0.10%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (0.10%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.10%) MS Access
11 3 (0.10%) Spotfire
11 3 (0.10%) QlikView
12 2 (0.069%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.069%) DB2
Development Applications
1 349 (12.04%) Git (software)
2 346 (11.94%) Dreamweaver
3 241 (8.31%) Subversion
4 240 (8.28%) Axure RP
5 86 (2.97%) Visual Studio
6 72 (2.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 61 (2.10%) Grunt
8 38 (1.31%) Mercurial
9 33 (1.14%) JIRA
10 23 (0.79%) Eclipse
11 18 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (0.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 14 (0.48%) Bitbucket
12 14 (0.48%) Xcode
13 13 (0.45%) Yeoman
13 13 (0.45%) Sublime Text
14 12 (0.41%) JUnit
15 11 (0.38%) Ant
16 10 (0.34%) Selenium
16 10 (0.34%) Android Studio
General
1 831 (28.67%) Marketing
2 221 (7.62%) Retail
3 206 (7.11%) Advertising
4 184 (6.35%) Finance
5 124 (4.28%) Games
6 77 (2.66%) Publishing
7 43 (1.48%) Automotive
7 43 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 36 (1.24%) Multimedia
9 21 (0.72%) Banking
10 20 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (0.45%) Legal
11 13 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.38%) Back Office
12 11 (0.38%) Electronics
13 10 (0.34%) Music Industry
14 8 (0.28%) French Language
14 8 (0.28%) Law
15 6 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1452 (50.09%) Developer
2 1155 (39.84%) Designer
3 619 (21.35%) Front-End Developer
4 551 (19.01%) Web Developer
5 331 (11.42%) Web Designer
6 248 (8.55%) UX Designer
7 191 (6.59%) Digital Designer
8 179 (6.17%) UI Designer
9 178 (6.14%) Front-End Web Developer
9 178 (6.14%) Junior
10 150 (5.17%) Senior Developer
11 134 (4.62%) Senior Designer
12 126 (4.35%) Graphic Designer
13 124 (4.28%) PHP Developer
14 113 (3.90%) Junior Developer
15 101 (3.48%) UI Programmer
15 101 (3.48%) UI Developer
16 75 (2.59%) .NET Developer
17 74 (2.55%) Photoshop Designer
18 66 (2.28%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2346 (80.92%) HTML
2 2177 (75.09%) CSS
3 1314 (45.33%) jQuery
4 1231 (42.46%) HTML5
5 1012 (34.91%) CSS3
6 338 (11.66%) Flash
7 335 (11.56%) .NET
8 309 (10.66%) Sass
9 269 (9.28%) XML
10 240 (8.28%) LESS
11 226 (7.80%) XHTML
12 223 (7.69%) ASP.NET
13 206 (7.11%) AngularJS
14 189 (6.52%) Ajax
15 177 (6.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 168 (5.80%) Backbone.js
17 151 (5.21%) JSON
18 125 (4.31%) Web Services
19 65 (2.24%) .NET Framework
20 61 (2.10%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1152 (39.74%) User Experience
2 305 (10.52%) Graphic Design
3 245 (8.45%) Social Media
3 245 (8.45%) Mobile App
4 149 (5.14%) W3C
5 118 (4.07%) Animation
6 116 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 102 (3.52%) Digital Media
8 93 (3.21%) Visualisation
9 79 (2.73%) Photography
10 67 (2.31%) E-Learning
11 64 (2.21%) Computer Science
12 57 (1.97%) Open Source
13 47 (1.62%) Blog
14 45 (1.55%) Video Editing
15 42 (1.45%) iPhone
16 35 (1.21%) Copywriting
17 33 (1.14%) Mathematics
18 32 (1.10%) Statistics
19 22 (0.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 220 (7.59%) Android
2 207 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 172 (5.93%) Windows
4 135 (4.66%) Linux
5 25 (0.86%) Mac OS X
6 22 (0.76%) Ubuntu
7 16 (0.55%) Windows Phone
8 12 (0.41%) Windows XP
8 12 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.34%) CentOS
10 8 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (0.28%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.21%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
14 3 (0.10%) UNIX
14 3 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.10%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.034%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (19.56%) Responsive Web Design
2 509 (17.56%) Web Design
3 476 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
4 419 (14.45%) E-Commerce
5 368 (12.69%) SEO
6 326 (11.25%) MVC
7 271 (9.35%) Web Development
8 232 (8.00%) OO
9 205 (7.07%) Analytics
10 182 (6.28%) Content Management
11 151 (5.21%) Information Architecture
12 148 (5.11%) Scrum
13 145 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
14 133 (4.59%) Project Management
15 127 (4.38%) Email Marketing
16 90 (3.10%) OOP
17 88 (3.04%) Online Marketing
18 83 (2.86%) Mentoring
19 80 (2.76%) CRM
19 80 (2.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1699 (58.61%) JavaScript
2 666 (22.97%) PHP
3 245 (8.45%) SQL
4 220 (7.59%) C#
5 109 (3.76%) ActionScript
6 108 (3.73%) Java
7 81 (2.79%) PHP5
8 55 (1.90%) VB.NET
9 51 (1.76%) ActionScript 3.0
10 47 (1.62%) T-SQL
11 36 (1.24%) ActionScript 2.0
11 36 (1.24%) Objective-C
12 34 (1.17%) C++
13 22 (0.76%) Python
14 20 (0.69%) C
15 18 (0.62%) Ruby
16 7 (0.24%) R
17 6 (0.21%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.21%) VB
18 5 (0.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 405 (13.97%) Degree
2 9 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.24%) HND
4 5 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.10%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.10%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.10%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.10%) ISEB
6 2 (0.069%) HNC
6 2 (0.069%) EnCE
7 1 (0.034%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.034%) MCSE
7 1 (0.034%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (2.45%) QA
2 38 (1.31%) WAI
3 37 (1.28%) WCAG
4 15 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.10%) SLA
5 3 (0.10%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.10%) Section 508
System Software
1 19 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.21%) IAG
4 3 (0.10%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.10%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.034%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.034%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (0.41%) Plesk
2 11 (0.38%) cPanel
3 4 (0.14%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.10%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.069%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.034%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.034%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.034%) WSUS
6 1 (0.034%) SCCM
6 1 (0.034%) Webmin
Vendors
1 1253 (43.22%) Adobe
2 202 (6.97%) Microsoft
3 186 (6.42%) Facebook
4 143 (4.93%) Twitter
5 141 (4.86%) Google
6 76 (2.62%) Zend
7 48 (1.66%) EPiServer
8 38 (1.31%) Apple
9 28 (0.97%) Oracle
10 25 (0.86%) Eloqua
11 23 (0.79%) Sitecore
11 23 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (0.62%) Macromedia
13 15 (0.52%) Interwoven
14 14 (0.48%) VMware
14 14 (0.48%) Demandware
15 12 (0.41%) ExactTarget
15 12 (0.41%) SAP
16 11 (0.38%) Intel
17 10 (0.34%) Omniture
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