Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 279 261 204
Rank change year-on-year -18 -57 -76
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 102 101 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.77% 0.81% 1.35%
As % of the Applications category 9.51% 9.47% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 84 95 143
North West median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.08% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,450 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,625 £48,750 £42,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%

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 the North West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1073 1066 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.10% 8.54% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 815 856 1089
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10th Percentile £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Photoshop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in the North West

Photoshop
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Photoshop in the North West

Photoshop
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Photoshop in the North West

Photoshop
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Manchester +17 72 £30,000 -12.41% 8
Cheshire -50 14 £45,000 +23.29% 3
Lancashire 0 12 £27,500 -
Merseyside +20 3 - - 2
Cumbria - 1 £25,000 -
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 92 (90.20%) HTML
2 81 (79.41%) CSS
3 72 (70.59%) JavaScript
4 69 (67.65%) jQuery
5 57 (55.88%) Adobe
6 51 (50.00%) HTML5
7 43 (42.16%) PHP
8 40 (39.22%) User Experience
9 37 (36.27%) CSS3
9 37 (36.27%) Web Development
10 34 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
10 34 (33.33%) Front End Development
11 32 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (30.39%) SEO
13 27 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 23 (22.55%) AngularJS
15 22 (21.57%) Marketing
16 21 (20.59%) Sass
17 19 (18.63%) Web Design
18 17 (16.67%) WordPress
18 17 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
19 16 (15.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 15 (14.71%) React
20 15 (14.71%) LESS
20 15 (14.71%) Node.js
20 15 (14.71%) Git (software)
21 14 (13.73%) MVC
21 14 (13.73%) MySQL
21 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
22 12 (11.76%) Mobile First

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 17 (16.67%) WordPress
2 11 (10.78%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.84%) Drupal
4 6 (5.88%) CMS
5 5 (4.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (4.90%) EPiServer
6 3 (2.94%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.96%) Apache
7 2 (1.96%) nginx
7 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 34 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (15.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (10.78%) InDesign
4 10 (9.80%) Adobe After Effects
5 9 (8.82%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (3.92%) Fireworks
6 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (2.94%) GIMP
8 2 (1.96%) 3ds Max
8 2 (1.96%) FreeHand
8 2 (1.96%) Maya
8 2 (1.96%) NUKE
9 1 (0.98%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.98%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.98%) MotionBuilder
9 1 (0.98%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.98%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 6 (5.88%) SaaS
3 4 (3.92%) MailChimp
3 4 (3.92%) npm
4 3 (2.94%) Office 365
5 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.98%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) FTP
2 2 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) MySQL
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.84%) Bitbucket
3 6 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (4.90%) Axure RP
5 4 (3.92%) Grunt
5 4 (3.92%) gulp
5 4 (3.92%) Subversion
5 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.94%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.94%) JIRA
7 2 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (1.96%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.98%) Selenium
8 1 (0.98%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.98%) webpack
General
1 22 (21.57%) Marketing
2 9 (8.82%) Advertising
2 9 (8.82%) Finance
3 5 (4.90%) Retail
4 4 (3.92%) Games
5 3 (2.94%) Legal
5 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (62.75%) Developer
2 43 (42.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 37 (36.27%) Designer
4 22 (21.57%) Web Developer
5 18 (17.65%) Web Designer
6 15 (14.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (11.76%) Junior
8 10 (9.80%) Senior Designer
9 9 (8.82%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (8.82%) HTML Developer
9 9 (8.82%) UI Developer
10 8 (7.84%) PHP Developer
11 6 (5.88%) Junior Designer
11 6 (5.88%) UX Designer
11 6 (5.88%) Video Editor
12 5 (4.90%) Digital Designer
12 5 (4.90%) Junior Developer
12 5 (4.90%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (4.90%) Junior Web Designer
12 5 (4.90%) Senior Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (90.20%) HTML
2 81 (79.41%) CSS
3 69 (67.65%) jQuery
4 51 (50.00%) HTML5
5 37 (36.27%) CSS3
6 27 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 23 (22.55%) AngularJS
8 21 (20.59%) Sass
9 15 (14.71%) LESS
9 15 (14.71%) Node.js
9 15 (14.71%) React
10 11 (10.78%) Ajax
10 11 (10.78%) JSON
11 9 (8.82%) HTML5 Canvas
11 9 (8.82%) Twig
12 8 (7.84%) Angular 2
13 7 (6.86%) Laravel
13 7 (6.86%) Semantic HTML
14 6 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (39.22%) User Experience
2 9 (8.82%) Animation
2 9 (8.82%) Cyber Attack
3 8 (7.84%) iPad
4 7 (6.86%) Graphic Design
5 6 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.88%) Social Media
6 4 (3.92%) Fintech
7 3 (2.94%) Blog
7 3 (2.94%) Life Science
8 2 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.96%) Video Editing
8 2 (1.96%) Xbox
9 1 (0.98%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.92%) Linux
2 3 (2.94%) Windows
3 2 (1.96%) Android
3 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.96%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.27%) Web Development
2 34 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 32 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (30.39%) SEO
5 19 (18.63%) Web Design
6 17 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
7 14 (13.73%) MVC
8 12 (11.76%) Mobile First
9 11 (10.78%) OOP
9 11 (10.78%) Wireframes
10 9 (8.82%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 9 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (8.82%) OO
10 9 (8.82%) Open Source
10 9 (8.82%) Time Management
11 8 (7.84%) Web Marketing
12 7 (6.86%) Analytics
12 7 (6.86%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 72 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 43 (42.16%) PHP
3 6 (5.88%) Java
3 6 (5.88%) SQL
4 5 (4.90%) PHP 5
5 3 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (0.98%) ES6
6 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Docker
1 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 57 (55.88%) Adobe
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.86%) Google
4 5 (4.90%) Sitecore
5 4 (3.92%) Zend
6 1 (0.98%) Xamarin