Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Photoshop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Photoshop over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 159 123
Rank change year-on-year +27 -36 +4
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 18 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.75% 0.51% 1.10%
As % of the Applications category 6.79% 5.10% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 22
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +16.44% +4.29%
10th Percentile £27,700 £32,000 £23,125
90th Percentile £49,900 £52,125 £41,250
North West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -1.52%

Photoshop is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 265 314 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.08% 10.02% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 176 220 198
Cheshire median annual salary £34,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £20,451 £19,500 £18,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £45,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Photoshop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in Cheshire

Photoshop
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Photoshop in Cheshire

Photoshop
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in Cheshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Photoshop in Cheshire

Photoshop
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow -10 8 £45,000 - 1
Chester +22 5 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Knutsford +18 2 £52,000 +4.00% 1
Macclesfield +14 1 £31,000 -22.50%
Warrington +6 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Photoshop
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) WordPress
4 9 (50.00%) jQuery
4 9 (50.00%) PHP
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (50.00%) SEO
5 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 8 (44.44%) Zend
5 8 (44.44%) Zend Framework
5 8 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (38.89%) Adobe
7 5 (27.78%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (27.78%) User Experience
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Marketing
7 5 (27.78%) Prototyping
8 4 (22.22%) Wireframes
8 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 3 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (16.67%) Retail
9 3 (16.67%) HTML5
9 3 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
10 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
10 2 (11.11%) A/B Testing
10 2 (11.11%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 2 (11.11%) GDPR

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) WordPress
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (11.11%) InDesign
3 1 (5.56%) Acrobat
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
1 1 (5.56%) Shopify
1 1 (5.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
4 1 (5.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (5.56%) Grunt
4 1 (5.56%) gulp
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Marketing
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Designer
4 5 (27.78%) UX Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead UX Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.56%) CRM Executive
6 1 (5.56%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) jQuery
3 8 (44.44%) Zend Framework
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
5 2 (11.11%) LESS
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) Sass
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Animation
3 1 (5.56%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) SEO
2 8 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Prototyping
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) Wireframes
5 3 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (11.11%) A/B Testing
6 2 (11.11%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Web Design
7 1 (5.56%) Content Management
7 1 (5.56%) Copywriting
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) Cross-Platform Development
7 1 (5.56%) Email Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile First
7 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) PHP
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GDPR
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Zend
3 7 (38.89%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Twitter