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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 52 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 16 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.95% 3.13% 1.87%
As % of the Applications category 9.94% 18.75% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 7
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £48,250 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
161 64 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.65% 16.71% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 104 41 41
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,900 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 22 September 2014.

Photoshop Salary Histogram in Watford

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
1 20 (76.92%) HTML
1 20 (76.92%) CSS
2 15 (57.69%) jQuery
3 14 (53.85%) Marketing
3 14 (53.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (50.00%) Retail
4 13 (50.00%) HTML5
5 12 (46.15%) CSS3
5 12 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (46.15%) Web Design
6 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
7 9 (34.62%) Advertising
8 8 (30.77%) .NET
8 8 (30.77%) PHP
9 7 (26.92%) W3C
9 7 (26.92%) Web Development
9 7 (26.92%) Semantic HTML
10 6 (23.08%) User Experience
11 5 (19.23%) JSP
11 5 (19.23%) Axure RP
11 5 (19.23%) Social Media
12 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
12 4 (15.38%) WordPress
12 4 (15.38%) PHP5
12 4 (15.38%) Magento
12 4 (15.38%) WCAG
12 4 (15.38%) OmniGraffle
12 4 (15.38%) Marketing Strategy
12 4 (15.38%) Twitter

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (15.38%) WordPress
2 2 (7.69%) Liferay
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (15.38%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (11.54%) QuarkXPress
3 3 (11.54%) MS Office
3 3 (11.54%) Acrobat
3 3 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (3.85%) InDesign
5 1 (3.85%) Fireworks
5 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Axure RP
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 14 (53.85%) Marketing
2 13 (50.00%) Retail
3 9 (34.62%) Advertising
4 4 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (7.69%) Publishing
6 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Designer
2 10 (38.46%) Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Web Designer
4 5 (19.23%) User Experience Designer
5 4 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (7.69%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Photoshop Designer
7 2 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) HTML
1 20 (76.92%) CSS
2 15 (57.69%) jQuery
3 13 (50.00%) HTML5
4 12 (46.15%) CSS3
5 8 (30.77%) .NET
6 7 (26.92%) Semantic HTML
7 5 (19.23%) JSP
8 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 3 (11.54%) XHTML
9 3 (11.54%) Ajax
10 2 (7.69%) Spring
10 2 (7.69%) Spring Security
10 2 (7.69%) Spring Web Flow
10 2 (7.69%) J2EE
10 2 (7.69%) Web Services
10 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
11 1 (3.85%) COM
11 1 (3.85%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) W3C
2 6 (23.08%) User Experience
3 5 (19.23%) Social Media
4 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) AS400
5 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.85%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
1 12 (46.15%) Web Design
2 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
3 7 (26.92%) Web Development
4 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Marketing Strategy
4 4 (15.38%) Social Media Marketing
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) SEO
5 3 (11.54%) Validation
5 3 (11.54%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Usability Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Web Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Online Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) User Experience Design
7 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) PHP
3 4 (15.38%) PHP5
3 4 (15.38%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Twitter
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) Quark
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Perforce
4 1 (3.85%) Telerik
4 1 (3.85%) Macromedia
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) hybris