Period
to 19 April 2018

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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England > North West
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 252 204
Rank change year-on-year +5 -48 -75
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 127 103 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.98% 0.83% 1.29%
As % of the Applications category 12.69% 10.46% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 102 86 126
North West median annual salary £35,000 £32,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.53% -0.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,875 £22,625
90th Percentile £47,500 £44,375 £52,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +4.48%

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 1,001 985 1,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.73% 7.97% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 793 835 890
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -1.54% +3.17%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,000 £54,000 £55,000
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 19 April 2018.

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 April 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
Manchester +22 88 £33,250 +2.31% 18
Cheshire -22 33 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Merseyside +17 3 - - 4
Lancashire -3 3 £37,500 +92.31% 3
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 North West region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 106 (83.46%) HTML
2 90 (70.87%) CSS
3 64 (50.39%) JavaScript
3 64 (50.39%) User Experience
4 63 (49.61%) Adobe
5 56 (44.09%) jQuery
6 48 (37.80%) PHP
7 45 (35.43%) HTML5
8 42 (33.07%) Web Development
9 38 (29.92%) Wireframes
10 36 (28.35%) Adobe Illustrator
11 35 (27.56%) SEO
11 35 (27.56%) CSS3
12 32 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (24.41%) Marketing
14 30 (23.62%) AngularJS
14 30 (23.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 29 (22.83%) Front End Development
16 26 (20.47%) Web Design
17 22 (17.32%) LESS
17 22 (17.32%) Prototyping
18 21 (16.54%) React
19 20 (15.75%) Self-Motivation
20 18 (14.17%) Sass
21 17 (13.39%) WordPress
21 17 (13.39%) MVC
22 16 (12.60%) Git (software)
22 16 (12.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
23 15 (11.81%) Axure RP
23 15 (11.81%) OO

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 (13.39%) WordPress
2 13 (10.24%) CMS
3 4 (3.15%) nginx
4 3 (2.36%) Apache
5 2 (1.57%) Drupal
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.79%) concrete5
6 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.79%) Marvel
Applications
1 36 (28.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 15 (11.81%) Adobe After Effects
3 14 (11.02%) InDesign
4 12 (9.45%) Adobe Premiere
5 11 (8.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (4.72%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (3.94%) GIMP
8 3 (2.36%) 3ds Max
8 3 (2.36%) Fireworks
8 3 (2.36%) FreeHand
8 3 (2.36%) Maya
8 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (2.36%) NUKE
9 2 (1.57%) MotionBuilder
9 2 (1.57%) ZBrush
10 1 (0.79%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.79%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 8 (6.30%) npm
3 6 (4.72%) SaaS
4 4 (3.15%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.36%) MailChimp
6 2 (1.57%) CheetahMail
6 2 (1.57%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (1.57%) Pure360
7 1 (0.79%) GitHub
7 1 (0.79%) iTunes
7 1 (0.79%) Office 365
7 1 (0.79%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) FTP
1 1 (0.79%) HTTP
1 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.45%) MySQL
2 9 (7.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.36%) Redis
4 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.60%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.81%) Axure RP
3 11 (8.66%) Grunt
4 9 (7.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 9 (7.09%) gulp
5 7 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (5.51%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.72%) Subversion
7 3 (2.36%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.57%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.57%) CasperJS
8 2 (1.57%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.57%) JIRA
8 2 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.57%) Selenium
8 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.79%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.79%) Sikuli
9 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 31 (24.41%) Marketing
2 12 (9.45%) Advertising
3 11 (8.66%) Finance
4 7 (5.51%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.94%) Games
6 3 (2.36%) Legal
6 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.57%) Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Retail
8 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Law
8 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (48.82%) Designer
2 56 (44.09%) Developer
3 33 (25.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 25 (19.69%) UX Designer
5 17 (13.39%) Web Designer
6 15 (11.81%) Web Developer
7 14 (11.02%) PHP Developer
7 14 (11.02%) Senior Designer
8 12 (9.45%) Junior
9 11 (8.66%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (7.87%) Digital Designer
10 10 (7.87%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (5.51%) HTML Developer
11 7 (5.51%) UI Developer
12 6 (4.72%) HTML CSS Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Junior Designer
12 6 (4.72%) UI/UX Developer
12 6 (4.72%) UX Developer
13 5 (3.94%) Junior Web Designer
13 5 (3.94%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (83.46%) HTML
2 90 (70.87%) CSS
3 56 (44.09%) jQuery
4 45 (35.43%) HTML5
5 35 (27.56%) CSS3
6 30 (23.62%) AngularJS
6 30 (23.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 22 (17.32%) LESS
8 21 (16.54%) React
9 18 (14.17%) Sass
10 12 (9.45%) Ajax
11 11 (8.66%) .NET
12 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET
12 9 (7.09%) JSON
12 9 (7.09%) XML
13 8 (6.30%) Material Design
13 8 (6.30%) Web Services
14 7 (5.51%) Angular 2
15 6 (4.72%) Laravel
16 5 (3.94%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (50.39%) User Experience
2 20 (15.75%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (10.24%) Cyberattack
4 12 (9.45%) Graphic Design
5 10 (7.87%) Mobile App
6 8 (6.30%) Animation
6 8 (6.30%) Video Editing
7 7 (5.51%) Social Media
8 4 (3.15%) Blog
9 3 (2.36%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (2.36%) Life Science
10 2 (1.57%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.79%) Fintech
11 1 (0.79%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.30%) Linux
2 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.36%) Windows
3 2 (1.57%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.79%) Unix
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (33.07%) Web Development
2 38 (29.92%) Wireframes
3 35 (27.56%) SEO
4 32 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (22.83%) Front End Development
6 26 (20.47%) Web Design
7 22 (17.32%) Prototyping
8 17 (13.39%) MVC
9 15 (11.81%) OO
9 15 (11.81%) Software Engineering
10 14 (11.02%) E-Commerce
11 13 (10.24%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (10.24%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 13 (10.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 12 (9.45%) Open Source
12 12 (9.45%) Time Management
13 11 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (7.09%) Mobile First
14 9 (7.09%) OOP
14 9 (7.09%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (50.39%) JavaScript
2 48 (37.80%) PHP
3 12 (9.45%) Java
4 11 (8.66%) C#
5 7 (5.51%) SQL
6 3 (2.36%) PHP 7
7 2 (1.57%) ES6
8 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.79%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.79%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.57%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) CIPFA
2 1 (0.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Docker
1 3 (2.36%) LXC
2 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 63 (49.61%) Adobe
2 15 (11.81%) Google
3 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.94%) Zend
5 4 (3.15%) HubSpot
5 4 (3.15%) Marketo
5 4 (3.15%) Pardot
6 3 (2.36%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.57%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.79%) Capita
8 1 (0.79%) Facebook
8 1 (0.79%) Sun
8 1 (0.79%) Twitter