The first table below looks at the demand for Photoshop skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 130 130 160
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 71 74 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.43% 1.45% 0.77%
As % of the Applications category 8.22% 9.28% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 51 62 35
Average salary £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
864 797 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.43% 15.65% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 667 671 605
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Photoshop Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Photoshop
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Photoshop Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Photoshop
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Photoshop across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Photoshop Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Photoshop
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 24 £35,000 +19.65% 3
Staffordshire +1 16 £22,500 -10.00% 4
Warwickshire +15 14 £22,500 -21.05%
Worcestershire +9 9 £27,500 +19.56% 1
Coventry +4 5 £29,000 +1.75%
Walsall +1 1 - - 1
Solihull -4 1 £42,500 +49.12%
Wolverhampton -9 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 133 (88.08%) HTML
2 127 (84.11%) CSS
3 88 (58.28%) JavaScript
4 74 (49.01%) HTML5
5 73 (48.34%) jQuery
6 66 (43.71%) CSS3
7 58 (38.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 46 (30.46%) Adobe
9 41 (27.15%) Dreamweaver
9 41 (27.15%) Flash
10 35 (23.18%) PHP
11 33 (21.85%) .NET
11 33 (21.85%) E-Commerce
12 28 (18.54%) XML
13 27 (17.88%) MySQL
14 23 (15.23%) Degree
14 23 (15.23%) Marketing
15 22 (14.57%) WordPress
15 22 (14.57%) Responsive Web Design
16 21 (13.91%) ActionScript
17 19 (12.58%) XHTML
17 19 (12.58%) Fireworks
17 19 (12.58%) Subversion
18 18 (11.92%) CMS
19 17 (11.26%) Finance
19 17 (11.26%) Web Design
19 17 (11.26%) ASP.NET
20 16 (10.60%) Sass
21 15 (9.93%) MVC
21 15 (9.93%) LAMP

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 22 (14.57%) WordPress
2 18 (11.92%) CMS
3 9 (5.96%) Apache
4 8 (5.30%) Drupal
5 4 (2.65%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (1.99%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.66%) IIS
8 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.66%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
Applications
1 58 (38.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (12.58%) Fireworks
3 10 (6.62%) InDesign
4 9 (5.96%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.32%) Maya
6 2 (1.32%) 3ds Max
6 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.66%) GIMP
7 1 (0.66%) MS Office
7 1 (0.66%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.66%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Magento
2 5 (3.31%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.65%) Extranet
1 4 (2.65%) Intranet
2 3 (1.99%) Internet
3 1 (0.66%) Broadband
3 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.66%) DNS
3 1 (0.66%) SSL
3 1 (0.66%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.88%) MySQL
2 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (27.15%) Dreamweaver
2 19 (12.58%) Subversion
3 11 (7.28%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.97%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.66%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (15.23%) Marketing
2 17 (11.26%) Finance
3 8 (5.30%) Retail
4 7 (4.64%) Automotive
5 6 (3.97%) Games
6 4 (2.65%) Billing
7 2 (1.32%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Publishing
8 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 112 (74.17%) Developer
2 48 (31.79%) Front-End Developer
2 48 (31.79%) Designer
3 47 (31.13%) Web Developer
4 30 (19.87%) Web Designer
5 19 (12.58%) PHP Developer
6 12 (7.95%) Junior
7 10 (6.62%) Photoshop Designer
8 9 (5.96%) Front-End Web Developer
8 9 (5.96%) Junior Developer
8 9 (5.96%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.30%) Junior Web Developer
9 8 (5.30%) User Experience Developer
10 6 (3.97%) MySQL Developer
10 6 (3.97%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 5 (3.31%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 5 (3.31%) Graduate
11 5 (3.31%) PHP Web Developer
12 4 (2.65%) Graphic Designer
12 4 (2.65%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (88.08%) HTML
2 127 (84.11%) CSS
3 74 (49.01%) HTML5
4 73 (48.34%) jQuery
5 66 (43.71%) CSS3
6 41 (27.15%) Flash
7 33 (21.85%) .NET
8 28 (18.54%) XML
9 19 (12.58%) XHTML
10 17 (11.26%) ASP.NET
11 16 (10.60%) Sass
12 15 (9.93%) LAMP
13 14 (9.27%) Ajax
13 14 (9.27%) Web Services
14 11 (7.28%) SOAP
15 9 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (5.96%) JSP
16 8 (5.30%) JSON
17 7 (4.64%) REST
18 4 (2.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.95%) Social Media
2 9 (5.96%) Graphic Design
3 8 (5.30%) Digital Media
4 6 (3.97%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.31%) Motion Graphics
6 4 (2.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.99%) iPhone
7 3 (1.99%) iPad
7 3 (1.99%) W3C
8 2 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.32%) Open Source
9 1 (0.66%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.66%) SCORM
9 1 (0.66%) Blog
9 1 (0.66%) IPTV
9 1 (0.66%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.96%) Mac OS X
2 5 (3.31%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.65%) Android
4 3 (1.99%) Windows
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.66%) Linux
5 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.85%) E-Commerce
2 22 (14.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (11.26%) Web Design
4 15 (9.93%) MVC
5 14 (9.27%) Web Development
6 12 (7.95%) SEO
7 8 (5.30%) Content Management
8 6 (3.97%) OOP
8 6 (3.97%) OO
9 5 (3.31%) Email Marketing
9 5 (3.31%) Web Accessibility
9 5 (3.31%) Analytics
10 3 (1.99%) CRM
10 3 (1.99%) Business Development
11 2 (1.32%) Unit Testing
11 2 (1.32%) Integration Testing
11 2 (1.32%) iOS Development
11 2 (1.32%) User Experience Design
11 2 (1.32%) Time Management
12 1 (0.66%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 88 (58.28%) JavaScript
2 35 (23.18%) PHP
3 21 (13.91%) ActionScript
4 13 (8.61%) C#
5 10 (6.62%) ActionScript 3.0
6 6 (3.97%) PHP5
7 4 (2.65%) SQL
8 3 (1.99%) VB
9 2 (1.32%) Java
10 1 (0.66%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.66%) C++
10 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.66%) Python
10 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (15.23%) Degree
2 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Plesk
Vendors
1 46 (30.46%) Adobe
2 14 (9.27%) Facebook
3 5 (3.31%) Macromedia
3 5 (3.31%) Google
3 5 (3.31%) Zend
4 4 (2.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.32%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.66%) Sony
6 1 (0.66%) Citrix
6 1 (0.66%) Nokia
6 1 (0.66%) Telerik
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20k - 25k per year
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Staffordshire
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits / training
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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