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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 68 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 9 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.56% 3.04% 3.87%
As % of the Applications category 7.03% 9.20% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 7
Average salary £23,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £21,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £38,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
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
128 174 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 22.22% 33.02% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 92 116 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,450 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Photoshop across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Photoshop Salary Histogram in Watford

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 23 (79.31%) HTML
2 22 (75.86%) CSS
3 20 (68.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (55.17%) Marketing
5 14 (48.28%) Degree
6 13 (44.83%) Adobe
7 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
7 11 (37.93%) HTML5
8 10 (34.48%) User Experience
9 9 (31.03%) Web Design
9 9 (31.03%) Graphic Design
10 7 (24.14%) Content Management
10 7 (24.14%) CMS
11 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (17.24%) Advertising
11 5 (17.24%) Internet
11 5 (17.24%) Dreamweaver
11 5 (17.24%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (13.79%) Animation
12 4 (13.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (13.79%) Final Cut Pro
12 4 (13.79%) XHTML
12 4 (13.79%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (10.34%) Games
14 2 (6.90%) SEO
14 2 (6.90%) XML
14 2 (6.90%) Flash
14 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
14 2 (6.90%) PHP

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (24.14%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (13.79%) Final Cut Pro
3 4 (13.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (13.79%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (3.45%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (55.17%) Marketing
2 5 (17.24%) Advertising
3 3 (10.34%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Designer
2 14 (48.28%) Digital Designer
3 13 (44.83%) Photoshop Designer
4 10 (34.48%) Consultant
5 9 (31.03%) Junior Designer
5 9 (31.03%) Junior
6 5 (17.24%) Junior Web Designer
6 5 (17.24%) Web Designer
6 5 (17.24%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (6.90%) Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Content Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Web Editor
8 1 (3.45%) Web Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Web Content Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) HTML
2 22 (75.86%) CSS
3 11 (37.93%) HTML5
4 4 (13.79%) XHTML
5 2 (6.90%) Grails
5 2 (6.90%) XML
5 2 (6.90%) Flash
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) User Experience
2 9 (31.03%) Graphic Design
3 4 (13.79%) Animation
4 2 (6.90%) Copywriting
5 1 (3.45%) Online Games
5 1 (3.45%) Video Editing
5 1 (3.45%) iDTV
5 1 (3.45%) W3C
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
2 9 (31.03%) Web Design
3 7 (24.14%) Content Management
4 5 (17.24%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) SEO
7 1 (3.45%) Game Development
7 1 (3.45%) Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Content Management
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.90%) PHP
1 2 (6.90%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Omniture