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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Photoshop
North West / Cheshire
Rank 84 82 88
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 9 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.84% 1.30% 2.01%
As % of the Applications category 7.09% 8.42% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 23
Median salary £25,000 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.44% +34.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £54,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,565
% change year-on-year - +6.33%  

Photoshop is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 127 202 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 11.88% 15.42% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 95 162 276
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -3.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,800 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Photoshop as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow -10 4 £37,000 +17.46%
Warrington +7 2 £21,250 -55.26%
Chester - 2 - -
Knutsford +1 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Photoshop
North West

Photoshop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 17 (73.91%) CSS
2 17 (73.91%) jQuery
3 14 (60.87%) HTML5
4 12 (52.17%) Fireworks
5 11 (47.83%) Web Development
5 11 (47.83%) CSS3
6 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
7 9 (39.13%) .NET
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
7 9 (39.13%) C#
7 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
7 9 (39.13%) Web Services
7 9 (39.13%) MVC
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (39.13%) Subversion
7 9 (39.13%) User Experience
8 8 (34.78%) Front End Development
8 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 8 (34.78%) LINQ
9 7 (30.43%) Adobe
10 6 (26.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (26.09%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (21.74%) PHP
11 5 (21.74%) WordPress
11 5 (21.74%) Magento
12 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
12 4 (17.39%) InDesign
12 4 (17.39%) SEO
12 4 (17.39%) CMS

Photoshop
Top Related 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 5 (21.74%) WordPress
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Fireworks
2 6 (26.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (26.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (17.39%) InDesign
4 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Subversion
2 3 (13.04%) Axure RP
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Sublime Text
3 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Military
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Web Developer
3 9 (39.13%) .NET Developer
3 9 (39.13%) .NET Web Developer
4 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (34.78%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (34.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (34.78%) C# Developer
4 8 (34.78%) C# Web Developer
5 7 (30.43%) Designer
6 4 (17.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (13.04%) UX Designer
8 2 (8.70%) Graphic Designer
8 2 (8.70%) Web Designer
9 1 (4.35%) Junior
9 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Lead Designer
9 1 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
9 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 17 (73.91%) CSS
2 17 (73.91%) jQuery
3 14 (60.87%) HTML5
4 11 (47.83%) CSS3
5 9 (39.13%) .NET
5 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
5 9 (39.13%) Web Services
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 8 (34.78%) LINQ
7 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.70%) Sass
8 2 (8.70%) XML
9 1 (4.35%) Angular 2
9 1 (4.35%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Blog
4 1 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (4.35%) Social Media
4 1 (4.35%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Web Development
2 9 (39.13%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) Front End Development
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) SEO
4 4 (17.39%) Wireframes
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Prototyping
5 3 (13.04%) Web Design
6 2 (8.70%) Copywriting
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) Email Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.35%) B2B
7 1 (4.35%) B2B Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile First
7 1 (4.35%) Pay per click
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Adobe
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Hootsuite
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter