The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 55 58
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.71% 0.61% 0.41%
As % of the Applications category 5.06% 3.85% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £29,000 £33,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.43% +39.58%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 79 78 66
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 13.96% 15.85% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 69 43 41
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £68,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Photoshop
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Photoshop in Merseyside

Photoshop
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 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
Liverpool +6 4 £29,000 -13.43%
Photoshop
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (40.00%) Marvel
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (40.00%) CINEMA 4D
4 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (40.00%) iPad
4 2 (40.00%) InDesign
4 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) B2B
4 2 (40.00%) B2C
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Extranet
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) Sass
5 1 (20.00%) LESS
5 1 (20.00%) User Stories
5 1 (20.00%) Product Management

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (40.00%) Marvel
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (40.00%) CINEMA 4D
2 2 (40.00%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Extranet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior User Experience Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) UI Designer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) LESS
1 1 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) B2B
1 2 (40.00%) B2C
1 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Development
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe