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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 262 209 174
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -35
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1227 1759 1839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.11% 1.49% 1.69%
As % of the Applications category 7.59% 9.70% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1475 1472
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -4.00%

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
16158 18140 16454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.60% 15.36% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12985 14703 13600
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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 3 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 3 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 -58 1173 £34,330 -0.49% 203
London -75 475 £41,500 +3.75% 75
South East -56 213 £32,500 - 34
City of London -33 118 £45,000 +20.00% 16
East of England +13 117 £30,000 -11.76% 14
North West -31 116 £32,500 +18.18% 32
West Midlands 0 91 £30,000 +25.00% 17
Yorkshire -12 73 £29,500 +13.46% 10
Manchester -23 65 £32,500 +18.18% 12
South West -20 56 £29,500 +3.50% 6
Berkshire +11 45 £37,500 +7.14% 2
West Yorkshire -14 43 £30,000 +9.09% 5
Cambridgeshire +10 36 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Hampshire -61 36 £29,000 -10.76% 8
Cheshire +3 34 £37,500 +25.00% 13
Leeds -1 30 £30,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -22 30 £25,000 -23.07% 6
Birmingham -7 29 £32,500 +27.45% 5
East Midlands -35 29 £27,500 -8.33% 14
Kent +12 28 £32,500 +25.00% 2
Scotland 0 24 £33,750 +18.42% 3
Surrey -47 23 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Norfolk +18 19 £24,000 -39.62% 1
Norwich +18 19 £24,000 -39.62% 1
East Sussex +10 19 £21,000 -23.63% 6
Warwickshire -13 19 £25,000 -16.66% 4
Buckinghamshire -28 19 £32,500 +8.33%
Edinburgh +15 18 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Dorset +11 16 £28,500 +3.63% 1
South Yorkshire +5 16 £29,650 +37.90% 4

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 1943 (77.60%) HTML
2 1764 (70.45%) CSS
3 1340 (53.51%) JavaScript
4 1194 (47.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1018 (40.65%) Adobe
6 971 (38.78%) User Experience
7 941 (37.58%) jQuery
8 896 (35.78%) HTML5
9 748 (29.87%) Marketing
10 647 (25.84%) CSS3
11 566 (22.60%) PHP
12 489 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
13 436 (17.41%) Web Design
14 418 (16.69%) Degree
15 417 (16.65%) CMS
16 400 (15.97%) Responsive Web Design
17 370 (14.78%) InDesign
18 362 (14.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 341 (13.62%) Git (software)
20 324 (12.94%) E-Commerce
21 321 (12.82%) .NET
22 307 (12.26%) SEO
23 296 (11.82%) MySQL
23 296 (11.82%) Web Development
24 294 (11.74%) Sass
25 287 (11.46%) MVC
26 263 (10.50%) WordPress
27 255 (10.18%) Dreamweaver
28 250 (9.98%) Social Media
29 249 (9.94%) Flash

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 417 (16.65%) CMS
2 263 (10.50%) WordPress
3 73 (2.92%) Node.js
4 67 (2.68%) Drupal
5 65 (2.60%) Umbraco
6 41 (1.64%) Apache
7 36 (1.44%) Moodle
8 34 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
9 33 (1.32%) SharePoint
10 31 (1.24%) Joomla!
11 28 (1.12%) Kentico
12 18 (0.72%) Sitefinity
13 17 (0.68%) nginx
14 16 (0.64%) Tomcat
15 14 (0.56%) JBoss
16 13 (0.52%) IIS
17 11 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 8 (0.32%) DNN
19 7 (0.28%) WebSphere
19 7 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1194 (47.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 370 (14.78%) InDesign
3 362 (14.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 225 (8.99%) Fireworks
5 150 (5.99%) Adobe After Effects
6 140 (5.59%) MS Excel
7 127 (5.07%) MS Office
8 57 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
9 55 (2.20%) OmniGraffle
10 54 (2.16%) Acrobat
11 36 (1.44%) Adobe Premiere
12 34 (1.36%) Adobe Captivate
13 31 (1.24%) MS Visio
14 17 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
14 17 (0.68%) Final Cut Pro
15 14 (0.56%) CINEMA 4D
16 13 (0.52%) GIMP
16 13 (0.52%) Maya
16 13 (0.52%) 3ds Max
17 11 (0.44%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 121 (4.83%) Magento
2 9 (0.36%) Shopify
3 8 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.12%) Tridion
5 3 (0.12%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.080%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.040%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.040%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.040%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.040%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 112 (4.47%) Google Analytics
2 34 (1.36%) GitHub
3 25 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.44%) SaaS
6 9 (0.36%) Firebase
7 8 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
8 6 (0.24%) Dropbox
8 6 (0.24%) Google Drive
9 4 (0.16%) MailChimp
9 4 (0.16%) Office 365
10 3 (0.12%) Pure360
11 2 (0.080%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.080%) Silverpop
11 2 (0.080%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.080%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.040%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.040%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.040%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 86 (3.43%) Internet
2 22 (0.88%) DNS
3 19 (0.76%) Intranet
4 18 (0.72%) FTP
5 17 (0.68%) HTTP
6 14 (0.56%) SSH
7 5 (0.20%) Firewall
8 4 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.16%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.16%) VPN
8 4 (0.16%) SSL
9 3 (0.12%) Wireless
10 2 (0.080%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.080%) WebEx
10 2 (0.080%) Broadband
11 1 (0.040%) SMS
11 1 (0.040%) SAN
11 1 (0.040%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (11.82%) MySQL
2 135 (5.39%) SQL Server
3 29 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 21 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (0.48%) CouchDB
7 11 (0.44%) FileMaker
7 11 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (0.40%) DB2
9 9 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (0.28%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.24%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.20%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.20%) Cognos Report Studio
13 4 (0.16%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.16%) Big Data
13 4 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.12%) Informix
Development Applications
1 341 (13.62%) Git (software)
2 255 (10.18%) Dreamweaver
3 202 (8.07%) Axure RP
4 155 (6.19%) Subversion
5 85 (3.39%) Visual Studio
6 80 (3.19%) Grunt
7 79 (3.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 32 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 30 (1.20%) gulp
10 24 (0.96%) Sublime Text
11 22 (0.88%) Bower
12 21 (0.84%) Eclipse
13 16 (0.64%) JIRA
14 14 (0.56%) Cucumber
15 13 (0.52%) Jasmine
15 13 (0.52%) JUnit
16 10 (0.40%) Ant
17 9 (0.36%) Xcode
18 8 (0.32%) Yeoman
19 7 (0.28%) Android Studio
General
1 748 (29.87%) Marketing
2 231 (9.23%) Finance
3 133 (5.31%) Retail
4 129 (5.15%) Games
5 124 (4.95%) Advertising
6 47 (1.88%) Multimedia
7 45 (1.80%) Publishing
8 44 (1.76%) Automotive
9 39 (1.56%) Electronics
10 37 (1.48%) Banking
11 34 (1.36%) Telecoms
12 21 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
13 18 (0.72%) Law
14 16 (0.64%) Legal
15 15 (0.60%) Back Office
16 11 (0.44%) Manufacturing
17 8 (0.32%) Local Government
18 7 (0.28%) Interactive Media
18 7 (0.28%) German Language
19 5 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1218 (48.64%) Developer
2 1025 (40.93%) Designer
3 544 (21.73%) Front-End Developer
4 493 (19.69%) Web Developer
5 309 (12.34%) Web Designer
6 210 (8.39%) UX Designer
7 149 (5.95%) Digital Designer
8 144 (5.75%) Junior
9 143 (5.71%) UI Designer
10 132 (5.27%) Front-End Web Developer
11 129 (5.15%) Senior Designer
12 124 (4.95%) Senior Developer
13 121 (4.83%) Graphic Designer
14 102 (4.07%) UI/UX Designer
15 101 (4.03%) Junior Developer
16 92 (3.67%) PHP Developer
17 68 (2.72%) C# Developer
17 68 (2.72%) UI Programmer
17 68 (2.72%) UI Developer
18 67 (2.68%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1943 (77.60%) HTML
2 1764 (70.45%) CSS
3 941 (37.58%) jQuery
4 896 (35.78%) HTML5
5 647 (25.84%) CSS3
6 321 (12.82%) .NET
7 294 (11.74%) Sass
8 249 (9.94%) Flash
9 242 (9.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 230 (9.19%) AngularJS
11 227 (9.07%) ASP.NET
12 211 (8.43%) LESS
13 194 (7.75%) Ajax
14 192 (7.67%) XHTML
15 140 (5.59%) XML
16 83 (3.31%) Web Services
17 81 (3.23%) JSON
18 78 (3.12%) Backbone.js
19 62 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
20 52 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 971 (38.78%) User Experience
2 250 (9.98%) Social Media
3 229 (9.15%) Graphic Design
4 182 (7.27%) Mobile App
5 128 (5.11%) W3C
6 110 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
7 83 (3.31%) Computer Science
8 77 (3.08%) E-Learning
9 76 (3.04%) Copywriting
10 69 (2.76%) Digital Media
11 57 (2.28%) Animation
12 54 (2.16%) Visualisation
13 42 (1.68%) Video Editing
14 37 (1.48%) Management Information System
14 37 (1.48%) Blog
15 36 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
15 36 (1.44%) Photography
16 25 (1.00%) Web 2.0
16 25 (1.00%) FMCG
16 25 (1.00%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 135 (5.39%) Apple iOS
2 130 (5.19%) Android
3 92 (3.67%) Linux
4 90 (3.59%) Windows
5 42 (1.68%) UNIX
6 40 (1.60%) Mac OS X
7 14 (0.56%) Windows XP
8 13 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
8 13 (0.52%) Windows Phone
9 10 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
11 7 (0.28%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.20%) CentOS
13 3 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.080%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.080%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.080%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 489 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
2 436 (17.41%) Web Design
3 400 (15.97%) Responsive Web Design
4 324 (12.94%) E-Commerce
5 307 (12.26%) SEO
6 296 (11.82%) Web Development
7 287 (11.46%) MVC
8 234 (9.35%) Analytics
9 212 (8.47%) Content Management
9 212 (8.47%) Digital Marketing
10 160 (6.39%) Project Management
11 151 (6.03%) OO
12 138 (5.51%) Scrum
13 87 (3.47%) Information Architecture
14 79 (3.15%) Time Management
15 78 (3.12%) Email Marketing
15 78 (3.12%) OOP
16 77 (3.08%) Software Engineering
17 71 (2.84%) TDD
18 67 (2.68%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 1340 (53.51%) JavaScript
2 566 (22.60%) PHP
3 213 (8.51%) SQL
4 204 (8.15%) C#
5 94 (3.75%) Java
6 51 (2.04%) PHP5
7 46 (1.84%) ActionScript
8 40 (1.60%) T-SQL
9 36 (1.44%) VB.NET
9 36 (1.44%) Ruby
10 33 (1.32%) Python
11 29 (1.16%) C
12 23 (0.92%) Objective-C
13 22 (0.88%) ActionScript 3.0
13 22 (0.88%) C++
14 16 (0.64%) Perl
15 10 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
15 10 (0.40%) Groovy
15 10 (0.40%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 418 (16.69%) Degree
2 7 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.12%) PMI Certification
3 3 (0.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.080%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.080%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (0.080%) MOS
4 2 (0.080%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.080%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.080%) HND
5 1 (0.040%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.040%) CISSP
5 1 (0.040%) HNC
5 1 (0.040%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (2.60%) QA
2 51 (2.04%) WCAG
3 14 (0.56%) WAI
4 10 (0.40%) Section 508
5 7 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.040%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.040%) SLA
7 1 (0.040%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.040%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.080%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.040%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (0.84%) cPanel
2 18 (0.72%) TeamSite
3 16 (0.64%) Plesk
4 8 (0.32%) Webmin
5 1 (0.040%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.040%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1018 (40.65%) Adobe
2 210 (8.39%) Microsoft
3 183 (7.31%) Google
4 84 (3.35%) Facebook
5 81 (3.23%) Twitter
6 38 (1.52%) Zend
7 35 (1.40%) Oracle
7 35 (1.40%) Apple
8 34 (1.36%) Sitecore
9 23 (0.92%) Omniture
10 21 (0.84%) Interwoven
11 16 (0.64%) SAP
11 16 (0.64%) hybris
12 15 (0.60%) FatWire
13 12 (0.48%) EPiServer
13 12 (0.48%) PayPal
14 10 (0.40%) Sage
15 9 (0.36%) Ariba
15 9 (0.36%) Intel
15 9 (0.36%) ExactTarget
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