The table below looks at the statistics for Photoshop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 55 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 12 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.21% 3.46% 1.80%
As % of the Applications category 8.63% 19.70% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 7
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Photoshop
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
139 66 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.65% 17.55% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90 44 41
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Photoshop
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Watford region.

Photoshop Salary Trend in Watford

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (76.00%) HTML
1 19 (76.00%) CSS
2 14 (56.00%) jQuery
3 13 (52.00%) Marketing
3 13 (52.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (52.00%) Retail
4 12 (48.00%) HTML5
4 12 (48.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (44.00%) CSS3
5 11 (44.00%) Web Design
6 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 9 (36.00%) Advertising
8 8 (32.00%) PHP
9 7 (28.00%) .NET
10 6 (24.00%) W3C
10 6 (24.00%) Web Development
10 6 (24.00%) Semantic HTML
10 6 (24.00%) User Experience
11 5 (20.00%) Axure RP
11 5 (20.00%) Social Media
11 5 (20.00%) JSP
12 4 (16.00%) SEO
12 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 4 (16.00%) MySQL
12 4 (16.00%) WordPress
12 4 (16.00%) Magento
12 4 (16.00%) PHP5
12 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (16.00%) Marketing Strategy

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 4 (16.00%) WordPress
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Liferay
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (16.00%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (12.00%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (12.00%) MS Office
3 3 (12.00%) QuarkXPress
3 3 (12.00%) Acrobat
4 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
5 1 (4.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (52.00%) Marketing
1 13 (52.00%) Retail
2 9 (36.00%) Advertising
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
4 2 (8.00%) Publishing
5 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
1 10 (40.00%) Designer
2 5 (20.00%) UX Designer
2 5 (20.00%) Web Designer
3 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) HTML
1 19 (76.00%) CSS
2 14 (56.00%) jQuery
3 12 (48.00%) HTML5
4 11 (44.00%) CSS3
5 7 (28.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) Semantic HTML
7 5 (20.00%) JSP
8 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (12.00%) Ajax
8 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (12.00%) XHTML
9 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
9 2 (8.00%) J2EE
9 2 (8.00%) Web Services
9 2 (8.00%) Spring
9 2 (8.00%) Spring Security
9 2 (8.00%) Spring Web Flow
10 1 (4.00%) LESS
10 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) W3C
1 6 (24.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.00%) Social Media
3 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.00%) Video Editing
4 1 (4.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (44.00%) Web Design
3 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (24.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) SEO
5 4 (16.00%) Marketing Strategy
5 4 (16.00%) Social Media Marketing
5 4 (16.00%) Information Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (12.00%) Validation
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) Usability Testing
8 1 (4.00%) UX Design
8 1 (4.00%) Online Marketing
8 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) Web Marketing
8 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) PHP
3 4 (16.00%) PHP5
4 3 (12.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Twitter
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
3 2 (8.00%) Perforce
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) Quark
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) hybris
4 1 (4.00%) Macromedia
4 1 (4.00%) Telerik