The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Photoshop
Rank 164 112 159
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +47
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 59 104 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.05% 1.91% 0.93%
As % of the Applications category 6.89% 10.99% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57 75 45
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Photoshop
England

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
856 946 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.28% 17.39% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 708 823 621
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

Photoshop
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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
Birmingham -3 37 £21,500 -46.25% 1
Staffordshire -19 10 £30,000 +12.14% 2
Warwickshire -23 5 £37,500 +31.57% 3
Coventry - 3 £37,500 -
Photoshop
England

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 131 (86.18%) HTML
1 131 (86.18%) CSS
2 115 (75.66%) JavaScript
3 103 (67.76%) jQuery
4 79 (51.97%) HTML5
5 70 (46.05%) CSS3
6 69 (45.39%) Adobe
7 61 (40.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 51 (33.55%) Responsive Web Design
9 50 (32.89%) PHP
10 45 (29.61%) CMS
10 45 (29.61%) Sass
11 44 (28.95%) Web Design
12 39 (25.66%) LESS
13 36 (23.68%) User Experience
13 36 (23.68%) MySQL
14 34 (22.37%) Subversion
15 33 (21.71%) SEO
16 31 (20.39%) E-Commerce
17 25 (16.45%) OO
18 24 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (15.13%) Umbraco
19 23 (15.13%) WordPress
20 22 (14.47%) Flash
21 20 (13.16%) Marketing
22 19 (12.50%) Degree
22 19 (12.50%) .NET
22 19 (12.50%) Git (software)
22 19 (12.50%) User Experience Design
23 18 (11.84%) REST

Photoshop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 45 (29.61%) CMS
2 23 (15.13%) Umbraco
2 23 (15.13%) WordPress
3 18 (11.84%) Joomla!
4 7 (4.61%) Drupal
5 6 (3.95%) Apache
6 2 (1.32%) Moodle
6 2 (1.32%) Node.js
7 1 (0.66%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 61 (40.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 15 (9.87%) InDesign
3 7 (4.61%) Fireworks
4 5 (3.29%) 3ds Max
5 4 (2.63%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (1.32%) Maya
7 1 (0.66%) MS Office
7 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.66%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.66%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.66%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 16 (10.53%) Magento
2 14 (9.21%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.92%) SaaS
2 2 (1.32%) GitHub
2 2 (1.32%) Trello
2 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.61%) DNS
1 7 (4.61%) SSL
1 7 (4.61%) SSH
2 3 (1.97%) Intranet
2 3 (1.97%) HTTP
3 2 (1.32%) Broadband
3 2 (1.32%) VoIP
3 2 (1.32%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.66%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.68%) MySQL
2 3 (1.97%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (22.37%) Subversion
2 19 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
4 15 (9.87%) Ant
4 15 (9.87%) Phing
5 4 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.97%) Expression Web
7 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.32%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 20 (13.16%) Marketing
2 17 (11.18%) Automotive
3 12 (7.89%) Games
4 11 (7.24%) Advertising
5 9 (5.92%) Retail
6 6 (3.95%) Finance
7 3 (1.97%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.66%) Billing
Job Titles
1 110 (72.37%) Developer
2 74 (48.68%) Web Developer
3 36 (23.68%) Designer
4 35 (23.03%) Front-End Developer
5 29 (19.08%) Junior
6 27 (17.76%) Junior Developer
7 26 (17.11%) Junior Web Developer
8 23 (15.13%) Web Designer
9 18 (11.84%) Senior Developer
10 15 (9.87%) PHP Developer
11 13 (8.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 12 (7.89%) Front-End Web Developer
13 11 (7.24%) Web Programmer
13 11 (7.24%) Programmer
14 10 (6.58%) Senior Web Developer
15 8 (5.26%) Graphic Designer
16 7 (4.61%) PHP Web Developer
17 4 (2.63%) Photoshop Designer
17 4 (2.63%) Project Manager
17 4 (2.63%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (86.18%) CSS
1 131 (86.18%) HTML
2 103 (67.76%) jQuery
3 79 (51.97%) HTML5
4 70 (46.05%) CSS3
5 45 (29.61%) Sass
6 39 (25.66%) LESS
7 22 (14.47%) Flash
8 19 (12.50%) .NET
9 18 (11.84%) REST
9 18 (11.84%) Backbone.js
10 15 (9.87%) ASP.NET
11 14 (9.21%) DOM
12 11 (7.24%) JSP
13 8 (5.26%) XML
13 8 (5.26%) XHTML
14 7 (4.61%) LAMP
15 5 (3.29%) AngularJS
16 4 (2.63%) Ajax
16 4 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.68%) User Experience
2 13 (8.55%) Graphic Design
3 12 (7.89%) Open Source
4 8 (5.26%) Motion Graphics
5 6 (3.95%) Social Media
6 5 (3.29%) Digital Media
6 5 (3.29%) Animation
7 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.32%) iPhone
7 2 (1.32%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.32%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.32%) SCORM
7 2 (1.32%) iPad
7 2 (1.32%) W3C
8 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.66%) IPTV
8 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.95%) Windows
2 3 (1.97%) Linux
2 3 (1.97%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (33.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 44 (28.95%) Web Design
3 33 (21.71%) SEO
4 31 (20.39%) E-Commerce
5 25 (16.45%) OO
6 24 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (12.50%) User Experience Design
8 17 (11.18%) Web Development
9 15 (9.87%) TDD
10 14 (9.21%) SOA
11 13 (8.55%) Content Management
12 9 (5.92%) MVC
13 8 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
14 7 (4.61%) Digital Marketing
15 6 (3.95%) Time Management
16 5 (3.29%) 3D Modelling
16 5 (3.29%) Game Development
17 3 (1.97%) Information Architecture
17 3 (1.97%) OOP
17 3 (1.97%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 115 (75.66%) JavaScript
2 50 (32.89%) PHP
3 12 (7.89%) ActionScript
4 10 (6.58%) C#
5 7 (4.61%) ActionScript 3.0
6 5 (3.29%) SQL
7 3 (1.97%) C++
7 3 (1.97%) Java
7 3 (1.97%) PHP5
8 1 (0.66%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.63%) HND
Systems Management
1 7 (4.61%) Plesk
Vendors
1 69 (45.39%) Adobe
2 7 (4.61%) Facebook
3 5 (3.29%) Zend
4 4 (2.63%) Twitter
5 3 (1.97%) Google
5 3 (1.97%) Macromedia
6 1 (0.66%) Citrix
6 1 (0.66%) Nokia
6 1 (0.66%) Alias
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
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