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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 257 216 172
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -44
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1225 1622 1839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.12% 1.39% 1.69%
As % of the Applications category 7.74% 9.01% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 968 1351 1477
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,550 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%

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
15833 17998 16412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.46% 15.38% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12786 14379 13546
Average salary £38,648 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -44 1175 £35,000 +7.69% 199
London -40 506 £40,000 - 87
South East -52 221 £35,000 +8.52% 32
City of London -9 136 £44,430 +11.07% 18
North West -42 103 £35,000 +22.80% 25
East of England -8 97 £30,000 -7.69% 11
West Midlands +1 94 £30,000 +25.00% 13
Yorkshire -15 72 £30,000 +17.64% 7
South West -24 56 £27,500 -8.33% 12
Manchester -40 51 £35,000 +27.27% 6
West Yorkshire -7 43 £30,000 +13.20% 2
Berkshire +19 42 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Hampshire -49 38 £29,000 -3.33% 4
Cheshire +4 35 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Leeds +9 30 £31,000 +7.82% 2
Scotland +20 29 £35,000 - 3
Hertfordshire -43 28 £26,500 -18.46% 5
Cambridgeshire +15 26 £30,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 25 £36,250 +3.57% 3
Surrey -29 25 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Kent +18 24 £32,500 +18.18%
Birmingham -16 23 £31,000 +31.91% 2
East Midlands -33 22 £27,500 -8.33% 9
East Sussex +27 21 £25,000 -9.09% 1
West Sussex -1 21 £38,500 -0.64% 6
Edinburgh +16 18 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Warwickshire -13 18 £25,000 -19.35% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 17 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Suffolk +5 16 £35,000 +12.00% 2
Brighton +27 15 £30,000 +2.56% 1

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1875 (76.69%) HTML
2 1696 (69.37%) CSS
3 1284 (52.52%) JavaScript
4 1188 (48.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 993 (40.61%) Adobe
6 971 (39.71%) User Experience
7 880 (35.99%) jQuery
8 857 (35.05%) HTML5
9 715 (29.24%) Marketing
10 631 (25.81%) CSS3
11 517 (21.15%) PHP
12 485 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
13 420 (17.18%) Web Design
14 405 (16.56%) Degree
15 386 (15.79%) CMS
16 367 (15.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 363 (14.85%) Responsive Web Design
18 354 (14.48%) InDesign
19 327 (13.37%) Git (software)
20 310 (12.68%) Sass
20 310 (12.68%) E-Commerce
21 302 (12.35%) .NET
22 284 (11.62%) Web Development
22 284 (11.62%) SEO
23 267 (10.92%) MySQL
24 258 (10.55%) MVC
25 252 (10.31%) WordPress
26 241 (9.86%) Social Media
27 232 (9.49%) AngularJS
28 228 (9.33%) Graphic Design

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 386 (15.79%) CMS
2 252 (10.31%) WordPress
3 67 (2.74%) Node.js
4 64 (2.62%) Drupal
5 56 (2.29%) Umbraco
6 50 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 41 (1.68%) Apache
8 36 (1.47%) Kentico
9 29 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
10 27 (1.10%) Moodle
11 24 (0.98%) Joomla!
12 18 (0.74%) Sitefinity
13 17 (0.70%) nginx
14 16 (0.65%) Tomcat
15 14 (0.57%) JBoss
16 13 (0.53%) IIS
17 12 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 8 (0.33%) DNN
19 7 (0.29%) ExpressionEngine
20 6 (0.25%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1188 (48.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 367 (15.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 354 (14.48%) InDesign
4 212 (8.67%) Fireworks
5 154 (6.30%) Adobe After Effects
6 123 (5.03%) MS Excel
7 116 (4.74%) MS Office
8 61 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
9 60 (2.45%) OmniGraffle
10 48 (1.96%) MS Visio
11 42 (1.72%) Acrobat
12 38 (1.55%) Adobe Premiere
13 30 (1.23%) Adobe Captivate
14 17 (0.70%) CINEMA 4D
14 17 (0.70%) Maya
15 15 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
16 12 (0.49%) 3ds Max
17 10 (0.41%) GIMP
18 8 (0.33%) AutoCAD
19 7 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 106 (4.34%) Magento
2 15 (0.61%) Adobe Campaign
3 11 (0.45%) Shopify
4 5 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.12%) JDE OneWorld
6 3 (0.12%) Tridion
7 2 (0.082%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.082%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.041%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.041%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 97 (3.97%) Google Analytics
2 31 (1.27%) GitHub
3 22 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
5 15 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (0.49%) SaaS
7 9 (0.37%) Firebase
8 6 (0.25%) Dropbox
8 6 (0.25%) Google Drive
9 4 (0.16%) eCircle
9 4 (0.16%) Office 365
10 2 (0.082%) Sage Pay
10 2 (0.082%) Silverpop
10 2 (0.082%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.082%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.041%) Heroku
11 1 (0.041%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.041%) Trello
11 1 (0.041%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.041%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.27%) Internet
2 26 (1.06%) Intranet
3 22 (0.90%) DNS
4 18 (0.74%) SSH
5 16 (0.65%) FTP
6 15 (0.61%) HTTP
7 5 (0.20%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.16%) SSL
8 4 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.12%) Firewall
9 3 (0.12%) VPN
10 2 (0.082%) SMS
10 2 (0.082%) Wireless
10 2 (0.082%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.082%) WebEx
11 1 (0.041%) VoIP
11 1 (0.041%) DHCP
11 1 (0.041%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.041%) SAN
11 1 (0.041%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (10.92%) MySQL
2 115 (4.70%) SQL Server
3 26 (1.06%) Relational Database
4 23 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (0.49%) FileMaker
7 12 (0.49%) CouchDB
8 11 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (0.41%) DB2
10 6 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.16%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.16%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.16%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.16%) Big Data
12 3 (0.12%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.12%) Informix
13 2 (0.082%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.082%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 327 (13.37%) Git (software)
2 217 (8.88%) Dreamweaver
3 212 (8.67%) Axure RP
4 149 (6.09%) Subversion
5 86 (3.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 84 (3.44%) Grunt
7 76 (3.11%) Visual Studio
8 36 (1.47%) gulp
9 31 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (1.02%) Bower
11 23 (0.94%) Sublime Text
12 21 (0.86%) JIRA
13 19 (0.78%) Eclipse
14 14 (0.57%) Cucumber
15 13 (0.53%) JUnit
16 11 (0.45%) Jasmine
17 9 (0.37%) Ant
18 8 (0.33%) Yeoman
19 7 (0.29%) Karma Test Runner
19 7 (0.29%) Xcode
General
1 715 (29.24%) Marketing
2 222 (9.08%) Finance
3 136 (5.56%) Games
4 125 (5.11%) Retail
5 110 (4.50%) Advertising
6 46 (1.88%) Publishing
7 44 (1.80%) Automotive
7 44 (1.80%) Multimedia
8 41 (1.68%) Electronics
9 33 (1.35%) Banking
10 30 (1.23%) Telecoms
11 20 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
12 15 (0.61%) Back Office
13 13 (0.53%) Law
14 12 (0.49%) Legal
15 10 (0.41%) Manufacturing
16 9 (0.37%) Interactive Media
16 9 (0.37%) Music Industry
17 8 (0.33%) Local Government
18 7 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1181 (48.30%) Developer
2 1021 (41.76%) Designer
3 538 (22.00%) Front-End Developer
4 475 (19.43%) Web Developer
5 295 (12.07%) Web Designer
6 224 (9.16%) UX Designer
7 148 (6.05%) Digital Designer
8 143 (5.85%) UI Designer
9 137 (5.60%) Senior Designer
10 136 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
11 129 (5.28%) Junior
12 120 (4.91%) Graphic Designer
13 117 (4.79%) Senior Developer
14 99 (4.05%) UI/UX Designer
15 90 (3.68%) Junior Developer
16 86 (3.52%) PHP Developer
17 72 (2.94%) Photoshop Designer
18 61 (2.49%) UI Programmer
18 61 (2.49%) UI Developer
19 60 (2.45%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1875 (76.69%) HTML
2 1696 (69.37%) CSS
3 880 (35.99%) jQuery
4 857 (35.05%) HTML5
5 631 (25.81%) CSS3
6 310 (12.68%) Sass
7 302 (12.35%) .NET
8 232 (9.49%) AngularJS
9 226 (9.24%) Flash
10 225 (9.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 216 (8.83%) LESS
12 213 (8.71%) ASP.NET
13 194 (7.93%) Ajax
14 185 (7.57%) XHTML
15 133 (5.44%) XML
16 85 (3.48%) JSON
17 74 (3.03%) Web Services
18 70 (2.86%) Backbone.js
19 54 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
20 49 (2.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 971 (39.71%) User Experience
2 241 (9.86%) Social Media
3 228 (9.33%) Graphic Design
4 186 (7.61%) Mobile App
5 119 (4.87%) W3C
6 109 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
7 90 (3.68%) Computer Science
8 77 (3.15%) Copywriting
9 76 (3.11%) Digital Media
10 73 (2.99%) E-Learning
11 64 (2.62%) Animation
12 37 (1.51%) Video Editing
12 37 (1.51%) Visualisation
13 34 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
14 33 (1.35%) Blog
15 32 (1.31%) Photography
16 31 (1.27%) Management Information System
17 28 (1.15%) Web 2.0
18 23 (0.94%) Psychology
19 22 (0.90%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 157 (6.42%) Apple iOS
2 154 (6.30%) Android
3 93 (3.80%) Linux
4 84 (3.44%) Windows
5 51 (2.09%) UNIX
6 39 (1.60%) Mac OS X
7 14 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 13 (0.53%) Windows Phone
9 10 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
10 9 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
11 8 (0.33%) Mac OS
12 7 (0.29%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.20%) CentOS
14 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.082%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.082%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.082%) Debian
16 1 (0.041%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.041%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (19.84%) Agile Software Development
2 420 (17.18%) Web Design
3 363 (14.85%) Responsive Web Design
4 310 (12.68%) E-Commerce
5 284 (11.62%) SEO
5 284 (11.62%) Web Development
6 258 (10.55%) MVC
7 221 (9.04%) Analytics
8 206 (8.43%) Digital Marketing
9 200 (8.18%) Content Management
10 156 (6.38%) Project Management
10 156 (6.38%) OO
11 130 (5.32%) Scrum
12 90 (3.68%) Information Architecture
13 80 (3.27%) OOP
14 75 (3.07%) Data Protection
15 72 (2.94%) Time Management
16 71 (2.90%) TDD
17 70 (2.86%) Email Marketing
18 68 (2.78%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1284 (52.52%) JavaScript
2 517 (21.15%) PHP
3 201 (8.22%) SQL
4 193 (7.89%) C#
5 89 (3.64%) Java
6 54 (2.21%) ActionScript
7 46 (1.88%) PHP5
8 39 (1.60%) Ruby
9 36 (1.47%) Python
10 32 (1.31%) VB.NET
11 31 (1.27%) T-SQL
12 29 (1.19%) C
12 29 (1.19%) ActionScript 3.0
13 24 (0.98%) C++
14 23 (0.94%) Objective-C
15 19 (0.78%) Perl
16 14 (0.57%) ActionScript 2.0
17 10 (0.41%) Groovy
18 7 (0.29%) Apple Swift
19 5 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 405 (16.56%) Degree
2 8 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.25%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.16%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.12%) HND
6 2 (0.082%) MOS
6 2 (0.082%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.082%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.082%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.041%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.041%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.041%) CISSP
7 1 (0.041%) MCP
7 1 (0.041%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (2.78%) QA
2 45 (1.84%) WCAG
3 10 (0.41%) WAI
3 10 (0.41%) Section 508
4 7 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.041%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.041%) SLA
6 1 (0.041%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.041%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (0.94%) cPanel
2 16 (0.65%) TeamSite
3 13 (0.53%) Plesk
4 8 (0.33%) Webmin
5 1 (0.041%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.041%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 993 (40.61%) Adobe
2 196 (8.02%) Microsoft
3 168 (6.87%) Google
4 77 (3.15%) Twitter
5 75 (3.07%) Facebook
6 41 (1.68%) Oracle
7 34 (1.39%) Apple
8 31 (1.27%) Zend
9 29 (1.19%) Sitecore
10 25 (1.02%) hybris
10 25 (1.02%) Omniture
11 18 (0.74%) Interwoven
12 15 (0.61%) DoubleClick
13 12 (0.49%) FatWire
14 11 (0.45%) Sencha
15 10 (0.41%) EPiServer
15 10 (0.41%) Sage
15 10 (0.41%) SAP
16 9 (0.37%) iRise
17 8 (0.33%) Sybase
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