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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 262 181 173
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -8
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1184 1936 1823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.10% 1.60% 1.67%
As % of the Applications category 7.45% 10.50% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1587 1513
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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
15894 18446 16628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.71% 15.21% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12769 15024 13698
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -77 1136 £32,500 -7.14% 212
London -86 460 £40,000 - 73
South East -98 185 £32,000 -1.53% 40
East of England +16 131 £30,000 -11.76% 16
North West -30 115 £32,500 +12.06% 33
City of London -63 99 £42,500 +6.25% 25
West Midlands -5 86 £30,000 +17.64% 17
Yorkshire -4 68 £27,500 -8.33% 18
Manchester -25 58 £32,500 +12.06% 20
South West -50 54 £30,000 +9.09% 10
West Yorkshire +8 44 £30,000 - 11
Berkshire +3 41 £35,000 +1.44% 4
Cheshire +5 40 £35,000 +21.73% 8
Hertfordshire -17 39 £32,750 +3.96% 5
Cambridgeshire -7 37 £33,750 -10.00% 6
Hampshire -52 35 £25,000 -23.07% 7
Birmingham -14 32 £32,500 +10.16% 2
Leeds +4 28 £31,500 +0.80% 8
East Midlands -38 28 £27,000 -6.89% 4
Surrey -30 26 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Kent +13 24 £32,500 +25.00% 6
Essex +13 21 £30,000 +4.34% 3
Watford +19 19 £32,500 +8.33% 2
East Sussex -17 19 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Sheffield +9 18 £27,500 -8.33% 4
South Yorkshire +6 18 £27,500 -8.33% 5
Norwich +14 17 £24,000 -29.41%
Norfolk +13 17 £24,000 -29.41% 1
Coventry +10 17 £22,000 -22.12% 2
Warwickshire -12 15 £22,000 -20.00% 5

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1999 (77.84%) HTML
2 1823 (70.99%) CSS
3 1402 (54.60%) JavaScript
4 1213 (47.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1059 (41.24%) jQuery
6 1052 (40.97%) Adobe
7 993 (38.67%) User Experience
8 952 (37.07%) HTML5
9 753 (29.32%) Marketing
10 709 (27.61%) CSS3
11 598 (23.29%) PHP
12 480 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
13 477 (18.57%) Web Design
14 437 (17.02%) Responsive Web Design
15 422 (16.43%) Degree
16 419 (16.32%) CMS
17 385 (14.99%) InDesign
18 367 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 355 (13.82%) Git (software)
20 330 (12.85%) E-Commerce
21 328 (12.77%) .NET
22 316 (12.31%) MVC
23 312 (12.15%) MySQL
24 311 (12.11%) Web Development
25 308 (11.99%) SEO
26 302 (11.76%) Sass
27 293 (11.41%) Dreamweaver
28 274 (10.67%) WordPress
29 266 (10.36%) Flash
30 249 (9.70%) Twitter Bootstrap

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 419 (16.32%) CMS
2 274 (10.67%) WordPress
3 76 (2.96%) Umbraco
4 73 (2.84%) Node.js
4 73 (2.84%) Drupal
5 44 (1.71%) Apache
6 37 (1.44%) Moodle
7 34 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 32 (1.25%) Joomla!
9 26 (1.01%) SharePoint
10 20 (0.78%) nginx
11 19 (0.74%) Kentico
12 17 (0.66%) IIS
12 17 (0.66%) Sitefinity
13 12 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 10 (0.39%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.35%) JBoss
16 7 (0.27%) WebSphere
17 6 (0.23%) Apache Solr
17 6 (0.23%) DNN
Applications
1 1213 (47.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 385 (14.99%) InDesign
3 367 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 222 (8.64%) Fireworks
5 151 (5.88%) MS Excel
6 129 (5.02%) MS Office
7 128 (4.98%) Adobe After Effects
8 65 (2.53%) Acrobat
9 61 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 61 (2.38%) OmniGraffle
10 36 (1.40%) Adobe Captivate
11 29 (1.13%) 3ds Max
12 26 (1.01%) Adobe Premiere
13 23 (0.90%) CINEMA 4D
14 21 (0.82%) MS Visio
15 18 (0.70%) GIMP
16 17 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
17 15 (0.58%) Final Cut Pro
18 14 (0.55%) Maya
18 14 (0.55%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 125 (4.87%) Magento
2 10 (0.39%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.19%) Shopify
4 2 (0.078%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.078%) CubeCart
4 2 (0.078%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.078%) Tridion
5 1 (0.039%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.039%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.039%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.039%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.039%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 121 (4.71%) Google Analytics
2 33 (1.29%) GitHub
3 24 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.51%) SaaS
6 6 (0.23%) Dropbox
6 6 (0.23%) Google Drive
6 6 (0.23%) Silverpop
6 6 (0.23%) MailChimp
7 4 (0.16%) Office 365
7 4 (0.16%) Pure360
8 3 (0.12%) Basecamp
8 3 (0.12%) Sage Pay
8 3 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.039%) Trello
9 1 (0.039%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.039%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 94 (3.66%) Internet
2 18 (0.70%) DNS
3 17 (0.66%) FTP
4 16 (0.62%) HTTP
5 13 (0.51%) Intranet
6 10 (0.39%) SSH
7 9 (0.35%) Broadband
8 7 (0.27%) Firewall
9 4 (0.16%) SSL
9 4 (0.16%) VPN
10 3 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.12%) Wireless
10 3 (0.12%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.078%) Network Security
11 2 (0.078%) WebEx
11 2 (0.078%) DHCP
12 1 (0.039%) SMS
12 1 (0.039%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (12.15%) MySQL
2 143 (5.57%) SQL Server
3 32 (1.25%) Relational Database
4 19 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (0.47%) CouchDB
7 11 (0.43%) Big Data
8 10 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (0.27%) FileMaker
10 7 (0.27%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.27%) MongoDB
10 7 (0.27%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.23%) DB2
12 5 (0.19%) Cognos Report Studio
13 3 (0.12%) Informix
13 3 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.12%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 355 (13.82%) Git (software)
2 293 (11.41%) Dreamweaver
3 201 (7.83%) Axure RP
4 150 (5.84%) Subversion
5 89 (3.47%) Visual Studio
6 81 (3.15%) Grunt
7 61 (2.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 28 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (0.97%) Sublime Text
10 23 (0.90%) Eclipse
11 19 (0.74%) JIRA
12 16 (0.62%) Bower
13 12 (0.47%) Ant
14 11 (0.43%) Jasmine
15 10 (0.39%) Xcode
16 8 (0.31%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.31%) Android Studio
16 8 (0.31%) JUnit
17 7 (0.27%) Emacs
17 7 (0.27%) Mercurial
General
1 753 (29.32%) Marketing
2 214 (8.33%) Finance
3 170 (6.62%) Retail
4 159 (6.19%) Advertising
5 136 (5.30%) Games
6 50 (1.95%) Publishing
7 48 (1.87%) Multimedia
8 40 (1.56%) Automotive
9 38 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 33 (1.29%) Banking
11 27 (1.05%) Electronics
12 25 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.62%) Law
14 14 (0.55%) Legal
15 11 (0.43%) Back Office
16 10 (0.39%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.35%) French Language
18 8 (0.31%) German Language
19 4 (0.16%) Billing
19 4 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1248 (48.60%) Developer
2 1045 (40.69%) Designer
3 547 (21.30%) Front-End Developer
4 500 (19.47%) Web Developer
5 295 (11.49%) Web Designer
6 183 (7.13%) UX Designer
7 170 (6.62%) Digital Designer
8 157 (6.11%) Junior
8 157 (6.11%) UI Designer
9 137 (5.33%) Front-End Web Developer
10 122 (4.75%) Senior Designer
11 120 (4.67%) Senior Developer
12 118 (4.60%) Graphic Designer
13 106 (4.13%) Junior Developer
14 94 (3.66%) PHP Developer
15 76 (2.96%) .NET Developer
16 73 (2.84%) UI Programmer
16 73 (2.84%) UI Developer
17 67 (2.61%) C# Developer
18 62 (2.41%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1999 (77.84%) HTML
2 1823 (70.99%) CSS
3 1059 (41.24%) jQuery
4 952 (37.07%) HTML5
5 709 (27.61%) CSS3
6 328 (12.77%) .NET
7 302 (11.76%) Sass
8 266 (10.36%) Flash
9 249 (9.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 242 (9.42%) AngularJS
11 237 (9.23%) ASP.NET
12 209 (8.14%) Ajax
13 203 (7.90%) LESS
14 178 (6.93%) XHTML
15 163 (6.35%) XML
16 89 (3.47%) JSON
17 88 (3.43%) Backbone.js
18 83 (3.23%) Web Services
19 64 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC
20 55 (2.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 993 (38.67%) User Experience
2 232 (9.03%) Social Media
3 229 (8.92%) Graphic Design
4 197 (7.67%) Mobile App
5 147 (5.72%) W3C
6 109 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
7 80 (3.12%) Visualisation
8 79 (3.08%) Animation
9 77 (3.00%) E-Learning
10 75 (2.92%) Digital Media
11 70 (2.73%) Computer Science
12 60 (2.34%) Copywriting
13 58 (2.26%) Photography
14 46 (1.79%) Blog
15 43 (1.67%) Video Editing
16 35 (1.36%) Management Information System
17 29 (1.13%) iPhone
17 29 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
18 27 (1.05%) Statistics
19 24 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 125 (4.87%) Android
1 125 (4.87%) Apple iOS
2 98 (3.82%) Windows
3 97 (3.78%) Linux
4 34 (1.32%) Mac OS X
5 26 (1.01%) UNIX
6 18 (0.70%) Windows XP
7 17 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 16 (0.62%) Windows Phone
8 16 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
9 9 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
10 7 (0.27%) CentOS
11 6 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.16%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.078%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.078%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.078%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.039%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
2 477 (18.57%) Web Design
3 437 (17.02%) Responsive Web Design
4 330 (12.85%) E-Commerce
5 316 (12.31%) MVC
6 311 (12.11%) Web Development
7 308 (11.99%) SEO
8 239 (9.31%) Content Management
9 228 (8.88%) Analytics
10 195 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
11 143 (5.57%) Project Management
12 140 (5.45%) Scrum
12 140 (5.45%) OO
13 103 (4.01%) Information Architecture
14 87 (3.39%) Software Engineering
15 84 (3.27%) OOP
16 82 (3.19%) Online Marketing
17 76 (2.96%) Time Management
18 70 (2.73%) Email Marketing
19 65 (2.53%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 1402 (54.60%) JavaScript
2 598 (23.29%) PHP
3 230 (8.96%) SQL
4 217 (8.45%) C#
5 90 (3.50%) Java
6 61 (2.38%) ActionScript
7 51 (1.99%) T-SQL
8 50 (1.95%) PHP5
9 45 (1.75%) VB.NET
10 29 (1.13%) C
11 28 (1.09%) Ruby
11 28 (1.09%) ActionScript 3.0
12 27 (1.05%) Python
13 24 (0.93%) Objective-C
14 15 (0.58%) C++
15 13 (0.51%) Apple Swift
16 12 (0.47%) Perl
17 10 (0.39%) ActionScript 2.0
18 5 (0.19%) Groovy
19 4 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 422 (16.43%) Degree
2 7 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.078%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.078%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.078%) MOS
4 2 (0.078%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.078%) HND
4 2 (0.078%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.039%) HNC
5 1 (0.039%) ISEB
5 1 (0.039%) CISSP
5 1 (0.039%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (2.53%) QA
2 48 (1.87%) WCAG
3 20 (0.78%) WAI
4 11 (0.43%) Section 508
5 7 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.039%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.039%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.078%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (0.66%) cPanel
1 17 (0.66%) Plesk
2 16 (0.62%) TeamSite
3 8 (0.31%) Webmin
4 4 (0.16%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.078%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.039%) WSUS
6 1 (0.039%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1052 (40.97%) Adobe
2 212 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 174 (6.78%) Google
4 95 (3.70%) Facebook
5 87 (3.39%) Twitter
6 40 (1.56%) Zend
7 34 (1.32%) Sitecore
8 32 (1.25%) Apple
9 29 (1.13%) Oracle
10 20 (0.78%) Omniture
10 20 (0.78%) Interwoven
10 20 (0.78%) SAP
11 18 (0.70%) PayPal
12 17 (0.66%) EPiServer
13 15 (0.58%) FatWire
14 13 (0.51%) Intel
14 13 (0.51%) Ariba
15 12 (0.47%) ExactTarget
16 10 (0.39%) hybris
16 10 (0.39%) Sage
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + agency environment bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum £25-32k + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000 - £20000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Little Ego
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Winter Court Consulting Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 8 hours ago