Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 271 258 271
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13 -61
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 62 108 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.60% 0.88% 0.75%
As % of the Applications category 6.58% 11.71% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 52 89 80
North West median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £60,875 £50,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

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 942 922 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.16% 7.52% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 678 731 784
North West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,125 £20,825
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £55,386
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 -22 37 £37,500 +11.11% 4
Cheshire +9 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Lancashire -5 7 £27,500 - 1
Merseyside - 6 £45,000 - 2
Cumbria - 3 - -
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 47 (75.81%) User Experience
2 43 (69.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 36 (58.06%) HTML
3 36 (58.06%) CSS
4 31 (50.00%) Wireframes
5 29 (46.77%) Adobe
6 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
7 18 (29.03%) Marketing
7 18 (29.03%) Graphic Design
7 18 (29.03%) Sketch
8 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.58%) Sass
9 14 (22.58%) Prototyping
10 13 (20.97%) WordPress
11 12 (19.35%) Degree
12 11 (17.74%) PHP
13 10 (16.13%) SEO
13 10 (16.13%) InDesign
14 9 (14.52%) Web Development
14 9 (14.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 9 (14.52%) A/B Testing
14 9 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (12.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 8 (12.90%) QA
15 8 (12.90%) Axure RP
15 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
15 8 (12.90%) CMS
16 7 (11.29%) Analytics
16 7 (11.29%) TypeScript
16 7 (11.29%) HTML5

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 13 (20.97%) WordPress
2 8 (12.90%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) Moodle
Applications
1 43 (69.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 18 (29.03%) Sketch
3 10 (16.13%) InDesign
4 8 (12.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (9.68%) InVision
6 5 (8.06%) Marvel
7 4 (6.45%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (6.45%) Adobe XD
8 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (1.61%) Acrobat
9 1 (1.61%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
9 1 (1.61%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
1 1 (1.61%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 6 (9.68%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Google Docs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Axure RP
2 7 (11.29%) JIRA
3 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.45%) gulp
4 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.84%) webpack
6 2 (3.23%) Balsamiq
6 2 (3.23%) Subversion
7 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.61%) Grunt
General
1 18 (29.03%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Advertising
2 4 (6.45%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Law
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) Designer
2 22 (35.48%) UX Designer
3 18 (29.03%) UI Designer
3 18 (29.03%) UI/UX Designer
4 16 (25.81%) Developer
5 11 (17.74%) Digital Designer
6 9 (14.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (12.90%) Graphic Designer
8 7 (11.29%) Web Designer
9 6 (9.68%) User Experience Manager
10 5 (8.06%) Digital UX Designer
10 5 (8.06%) PHP Developer
10 5 (8.06%) Web Developer
11 4 (6.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 3 (4.84%) Lead Designer
12 3 (4.84%) Product Manager
12 3 (4.84%) Product Owner
12 3 (4.84%) Senior Manager
12 3 (4.84%) Senior Product Manager
12 3 (4.84%) Web UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (58.06%) CSS
1 36 (58.06%) HTML
2 14 (22.58%) Sass
3 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
4 7 (11.29%) HTML5
4 7 (11.29%) jQuery
5 6 (9.68%) CSS3
5 6 (9.68%) LESS
5 6 (9.68%) React
6 5 (8.06%) Node.js
7 4 (6.45%) Zend Framework
8 3 (4.84%) Jest
8 3 (4.84%) JSON
8 3 (4.84%) Next.js
8 3 (4.84%) Redux
9 2 (3.23%) Laravel
9 2 (3.23%) Vue.js
10 1 (1.61%) Express
10 1 (1.61%) Framer.js
10 1 (1.61%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 47 (75.81%) User Experience
2 18 (29.03%) Graphic Design
3 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.84%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (4.84%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.23%) Photography
6 2 (3.23%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.61%) SCORM
7 1 (1.61%) Social Media
7 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.61%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Android
2 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.58%) Prototyping
4 10 (16.13%) SEO
5 9 (14.52%) A/B Testing
5 9 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (14.52%) Web Development
6 7 (11.29%) Analytics
6 7 (11.29%) Front End Development
7 6 (9.68%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (8.06%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
8 5 (8.06%) Typography
9 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.84%) CRM
10 3 (4.84%) MVC
10 3 (4.84%) OOP
10 3 (4.84%) Project Management
10 3 (4.84%) Regression Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.84%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.74%) PHP
3 7 (11.29%) TypeScript
4 6 (9.68%) Java
5 5 (8.06%) SQL
6 1 (1.61%) ES6
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) GDPR
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Adobe
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) Zend
4 3 (4.84%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 3 (4.84%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) Apple
5 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.61%) Interwoven