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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 229 177 220
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +43
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1443 1744 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.27% 1.61% 1.28%
As % of the Applications category 8.23% 10.59% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1179 1468 1286
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%

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
17538 16474 17182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.42% 15.23% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14144 13633 14529
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 £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

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 21 October 2014 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 21 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
England -59 1348 £34,000 +4.61% 195
London -50 543 £40,000 +3.89% 73
South East -70 230 £30,000 -11.76% 36
City of London -39 149 £42,500 - 14
North West -18 147 £30,000 -7.69% 25
South West +2 120 £31,500 +5.00% 18
Yorkshire +5 108 £27,500 -1.78% 14
Manchester -19 99 £28,750 -11.53% 13
Hampshire +21 86 £30,000 +9.09% 5
East of England -51 82 £30,835 +12.12% 11
West Midlands -64 66 £30,000 +5.26% 9
West Yorkshire -21 63 £27,500 -1.78% 5
Leeds -34 49 £27,500 -1.78% 5
Devon - 45 £24,000 - 4
East Midlands -20 42 £30,000 -1.63% 7
Birmingham -7 38 £26,000 -11.86% 3
Hertfordshire -20 37 £36,250 +11.53% 6
Scotland +9 33 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Wiltshire -16 32 £35,000 +18.64% 5
Berkshire -44 31 £42,500 +21.42% 13
South Yorkshire 0 28 £25,000 -1.96% 5
Fareham +21 24 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Cheshire -22 24 £32,500 -1.51% 7
Newton Abbot - 24 £24,500 -
Oxfordshire -6 23 £25,000 -25.92% 2
Southampton +19 22 £26,000 -1.88% 2
West Sussex +3 22 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Surrey -84 22 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Nottinghamshire -2 21 £30,000 -
Kent +1 20 £30,000 -17.24% 6

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 2480 (80.73%) HTML
2 2320 (75.52%) CSS
3 1835 (59.73%) JavaScript
4 1521 (49.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1296 (42.19%) Adobe
6 1249 (40.66%) HTML5
7 1244 (40.49%) jQuery
8 1080 (35.16%) User Experience
9 994 (32.36%) CSS3
10 835 (27.18%) Marketing
11 654 (21.29%) PHP
12 557 (18.13%) CMS
13 527 (17.15%) Responsive Web Design
14 523 (17.02%) Web Design
15 522 (16.99%) E-Commerce
16 493 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
17 429 (13.96%) Degree
18 415 (13.51%) SEO
19 391 (12.73%) .NET
20 379 (12.34%) Dreamweaver
21 377 (12.27%) Flash
22 354 (11.52%) Fireworks
23 347 (11.30%) MySQL
24 346 (11.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
25 329 (10.71%) Subversion
26 323 (10.51%) InDesign
27 322 (10.48%) WordPress
28 319 (10.38%) Web Development
29 316 (10.29%) Ajax
29 316 (10.29%) XHTML

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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
1 557 (18.13%) CMS
2 322 (10.48%) WordPress
3 193 (6.28%) Drupal
4 117 (3.81%) Umbraco
5 78 (2.54%) Node.js
6 75 (2.44%) IIS
7 70 (2.28%) Joomla!
8 64 (2.08%) Apache
9 59 (1.92%) SharePoint
10 21 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
11 18 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (0.55%) Facebook Platform
13 15 (0.49%) TeamSite
13 15 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (0.49%) ExpressionEngine
14 14 (0.46%) Moodle
15 9 (0.29%) MS Exchange
16 8 (0.26%) Sitefinity
17 7 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
18 6 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 1521 (49.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 354 (11.52%) Fireworks
3 346 (11.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 323 (10.51%) InDesign
5 128 (4.17%) Adobe After Effects
6 123 (4.00%) MS Office
7 113 (3.68%) OmniGraffle
8 111 (3.61%) MS Excel
9 96 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
10 64 (2.08%) Acrobat
11 34 (1.11%) Maya
12 30 (0.98%) 3ds Max
13 24 (0.78%) MS Visio
14 17 (0.55%) Adobe Premiere
15 16 (0.52%) CINEMA 4D
16 13 (0.42%) FreeHand
17 12 (0.39%) QuarkXPress
17 12 (0.39%) AutoCAD
18 9 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
19 8 (0.26%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 140 (4.56%) Magento
2 103 (3.35%) Google Analytics
3 46 (1.50%) WebTrends
4 10 (0.33%) osCommerce
5 7 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.16%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.13%) Shopify
7 4 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.065%) Tridion
8 2 (0.065%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.033%) Exchequer
9 1 (0.033%) Zen Cart
9 1 (0.033%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 20 (0.65%) MailChimp
2 18 (0.59%) SaaS
3 13 (0.42%) Google Apps
4 11 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.33%) GitHub
6 6 (0.20%) Office 365
7 5 (0.16%) Basecamp
8 4 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.098%) Trello
9 3 (0.098%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (0.098%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (0.033%) CheetahMail
10 1 (0.033%) Pure360
10 1 (0.033%) Heroku
10 1 (0.033%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 126 (4.10%) Internet
2 84 (2.73%) Intranet
3 21 (0.68%) FTP
4 20 (0.65%) HTTP
5 18 (0.59%) DNS
6 15 (0.49%) SSL
6 15 (0.49%) SSH
7 14 (0.46%) Broadband
8 11 (0.36%) Extranet
8 11 (0.36%) LAN
9 6 (0.20%) Asterisk PBX
9 6 (0.20%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.20%) VoIP
10 5 (0.16%) Firewall
10 5 (0.16%) DHCP
11 3 (0.098%) SAN
11 3 (0.098%) LDAP
11 3 (0.098%) WAN
11 3 (0.098%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.098%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (11.30%) MySQL
2 177 (5.76%) SQL Server
3 48 (1.56%) Big Data
4 38 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 18 (0.59%) MongoDB
9 16 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (0.26%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.20%) SQLite
11 6 (0.20%) Cognos Report Studio
11 6 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.20%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.20%) FileMaker
12 5 (0.16%) Cognos Query Studio
13 4 (0.13%) MS Access
14 3 (0.098%) QlikView
14 3 (0.098%) Spotfire
15 2 (0.065%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 379 (12.34%) Dreamweaver
2 329 (10.71%) Subversion
3 290 (9.44%) Git (software)
4 207 (6.74%) Axure RP
5 106 (3.45%) Visual Studio
6 68 (2.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 62 (2.02%) Mercurial
8 61 (1.99%) Eclipse
9 46 (1.50%) Grunt
10 44 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 40 (1.30%) Ant
12 35 (1.14%) JIRA
13 19 (0.62%) Sublime Text
14 17 (0.55%) Xcode
15 16 (0.52%) Cucumber
15 16 (0.52%) Phing
16 15 (0.49%) IntelliJ
16 15 (0.49%) Capybara
16 15 (0.49%) Sinon.JS
16 15 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 835 (27.18%) Marketing
2 224 (7.29%) Advertising
3 207 (6.74%) Retail
4 201 (6.54%) Finance
5 175 (5.70%) Games
6 84 (2.73%) Publishing
7 62 (2.02%) Multimedia
8 38 (1.24%) Automotive
9 35 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 21 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 18 (0.59%) Legal
12 16 (0.52%) Banking
12 16 (0.52%) Electronics
13 15 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.49%) Back Office
14 14 (0.46%) Interactive Media
14 14 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.33%) Law
16 7 (0.23%) Music Industry
16 7 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1522 (49.54%) Developer
2 1232 (40.10%) Designer
3 620 (20.18%) Front-End Developer
4 568 (18.49%) Web Developer
5 375 (12.21%) Web Designer
6 238 (7.75%) UX Designer
7 213 (6.93%) Junior
8 196 (6.38%) UI Designer
9 164 (5.34%) Front-End Web Developer
10 156 (5.08%) Senior Developer
11 154 (5.01%) Digital Designer
12 151 (4.92%) PHP Developer
13 150 (4.88%) Graphic Designer
14 141 (4.59%) UI Developer
15 137 (4.46%) UI Programmer
16 136 (4.43%) Senior Designer
17 134 (4.36%) Junior Developer
18 113 (3.68%) Photoshop Designer
19 79 (2.57%) .NET Developer
20 78 (2.54%) Junior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2480 (80.73%) HTML
2 2320 (75.52%) CSS
3 1249 (40.66%) HTML5
4 1244 (40.49%) jQuery
5 994 (32.36%) CSS3
6 391 (12.73%) .NET
7 377 (12.27%) Flash
8 316 (10.29%) Ajax
8 316 (10.29%) XHTML
9 301 (9.80%) XML
10 294 (9.57%) Sass
11 271 (8.82%) ASP.NET
12 233 (7.58%) LESS
13 191 (6.22%) Web Services
14 183 (5.96%) Backbone.js
15 181 (5.89%) AngularJS
16 166 (5.40%) JSON
17 112 (3.65%) .NET Framework
17 112 (3.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 79 (2.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1080 (35.16%) User Experience
2 281 (9.15%) Social Media
3 277 (9.02%) Graphic Design
4 262 (8.53%) Mobile App
5 157 (5.11%) Animation
6 145 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
7 118 (3.84%) Digital Media
8 102 (3.32%) W3C
9 92 (2.99%) Computer Science
10 88 (2.86%) Visualisation
11 75 (2.44%) Open Source
12 70 (2.28%) Photography
13 53 (1.73%) E-Learning
14 47 (1.53%) iPhone
15 42 (1.37%) Video Editing
16 37 (1.20%) iPad
17 36 (1.17%) Blog
18 34 (1.11%) Mathematics
19 33 (1.07%) Copywriting
20 31 (1.01%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 298 (9.70%) Android
2 283 (9.21%) Apple iOS
3 205 (6.67%) Windows
4 145 (4.72%) Linux
5 40 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 21 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (0.62%) Windows 7
8 18 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (0.55%) Mac OS
10 16 (0.52%) Windows Phone
11 15 (0.49%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (0.29%) CentOS
14 8 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.16%) UNIX
17 4 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
17 4 (0.13%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.098%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.098%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (17.15%) Responsive Web Design
2 523 (17.02%) Web Design
3 522 (16.99%) E-Commerce
4 493 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
5 415 (13.51%) SEO
6 319 (10.38%) Web Development
7 294 (9.57%) MVC
8 256 (8.33%) OO
9 217 (7.06%) Analytics
10 185 (6.02%) Digital Marketing
11 174 (5.66%) Scrum
12 172 (5.60%) Content Management
13 128 (4.17%) Project Management
14 125 (4.07%) Information Architecture
15 104 (3.39%) TDD
16 102 (3.32%) OOP
17 100 (3.26%) Email Marketing
18 96 (3.13%) Online Marketing
19 84 (2.73%) UX Design
20 83 (2.70%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 1835 (59.73%) JavaScript
2 654 (21.29%) PHP
3 254 (8.27%) SQL
4 247 (8.04%) C#
5 168 (5.47%) Java
6 128 (4.17%) ActionScript
7 61 (1.99%) ActionScript 3.0
8 56 (1.82%) PHP5
9 48 (1.56%) ActionScript 2.0
10 43 (1.40%) C++
11 41 (1.33%) VB.NET
12 33 (1.07%) Objective-C
13 28 (0.91%) T-SQL
14 26 (0.85%) Python
15 24 (0.78%) C
16 16 (0.52%) Ruby
17 10 (0.33%) XAML
18 9 (0.29%) VB
19 7 (0.23%) VBScript
20 6 (0.20%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 429 (13.96%) Degree
2 18 (0.59%) HND
3 12 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (0.29%) HNC
5 6 (0.20%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.13%) MCSE
6 4 (0.13%) MCSA
7 3 (0.098%) MCTS
7 3 (0.098%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.098%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.065%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.065%) CCNA
8 2 (0.065%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.033%) MCP
9 1 (0.033%) MCAD
9 1 (0.033%) MCSD
9 1 (0.033%) ISEB
9 1 (0.033%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.06%) QA
2 53 (1.73%) WCAG
3 42 (1.37%) ISO 9001
4 39 (1.27%) WAI
5 5 (0.16%) SLA
6 2 (0.065%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 22 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.098%) Xsan
3 3 (0.098%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (0.098%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.098%) Sendmail
3 3 (0.098%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.065%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (0.23%) Plesk
3 3 (0.098%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.098%) SCCM
4 2 (0.065%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1296 (42.19%) Adobe
2 213 (6.93%) Microsoft
3 169 (5.50%) Google
4 162 (5.27%) Facebook
5 128 (4.17%) Twitter
6 65 (2.12%) Zend
7 42 (1.37%) Oracle
8 39 (1.27%) Apple
9 33 (1.07%) EPiServer
10 29 (0.94%) Sitecore
11 23 (0.75%) VMware
12 21 (0.68%) Macromedia
13 17 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (0.49%) Interwoven
14 15 (0.49%) DoubleClick
15 13 (0.42%) SAP
15 13 (0.42%) Sencha
16 12 (0.39%) Quark
17 11 (0.36%) Demandware
18 10 (0.33%) Eloqua
Kent
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Keswick, Cumbria
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wiltshire
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: 17 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago