Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England > North West
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 275 250
Rank change year-on-year +3 -25 -30
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 88 96 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.75% 0.72% 0.86%
As % of the Applications category 8.66% 8.84% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 63 84 100
North West median annual salary £33,500 £31,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.35% -5.26% +2.31%
10th Percentile £22,950 £22,000 £21,925
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,625 £48,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,016 1,086 1,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.65% 8.17% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 768 831 857
North West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £52,050
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 0 64 £33,000 +10.00% 28
Cheshire +26 21 £45,000 - 4
Lancashire -2 2 £27,500 - 2
Merseyside +15 1 - - 4
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 68 (77.27%) HTML
1 68 (77.27%) CSS
2 53 (60.23%) Adobe
3 46 (52.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 42 (47.73%) JavaScript
5 36 (40.91%) User Experience
6 30 (34.09%) PHP
7 28 (31.82%) WordPress
8 27 (30.68%) Web Development
9 26 (29.55%) Wireframes
10 25 (28.41%) Web Design
11 22 (25.00%) jQuery
12 21 (23.86%) SEO
12 21 (23.86%) HTML5
13 20 (22.73%) Prototyping
13 20 (22.73%) Marketing
14 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (20.45%) CSS3
16 17 (19.32%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (17.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 15 (17.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 14 (15.91%) SQL
19 13 (14.77%) Visual Studio
19 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
19 13 (14.77%) Degree
20 12 (13.64%) Mobile App
21 11 (12.50%) Apple iOS
21 11 (12.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
21 11 (12.50%) Android
21 11 (12.50%) MySQL

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 28 (31.82%) WordPress
2 6 (6.82%) IBM Domino
2 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.68%) CMS
4 2 (2.27%) Drupal
4 2 (2.27%) Marvel
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.14%) EPiServer
Applications
1 46 (52.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 15 (17.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (11.36%) InDesign
4 8 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
5 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (5.68%) InVision
7 4 (4.55%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (1.14%) Acrobat
8 1 (1.14%) Flinto
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Magento
2 2 (2.27%) Shopify
3 1 (1.14%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (5.68%) GitHub
3 3 (3.41%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.14%) Cloudflare
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.14%) npm
4 1 (1.14%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Sage Pay
4 1 (1.14%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Intranet
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) MySQL
2 4 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.95%) Grunt
4 6 (6.82%) gulp
5 3 (3.41%) Axure RP
5 3 (3.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.27%) Bower
6 2 (2.27%) GitLab
6 2 (2.27%) Subversion
7 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.14%) CasperJS
7 1 (1.14%) Clang
7 1 (1.14%) git-flow
7 1 (1.14%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.14%) JIRA
7 1 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.14%) webpack
7 1 (1.14%) Xcode
General
1 20 (22.73%) Marketing
2 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.95%) Automotive
3 7 (7.95%) Finance
4 5 (5.68%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.14%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (47.73%) Designer
2 41 (46.59%) Developer
3 27 (30.68%) UX Designer
4 15 (17.05%) PHP Developer
5 13 (14.77%) Web Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Junior
7 8 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (7.95%) Senior Designer
8 7 (7.95%) UI Designer
8 7 (7.95%) UI/UX Designer
9 6 (6.82%) Digital Designer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior UX Designer
9 6 (6.82%) Web Designer
10 5 (5.68%) Junior Designer
10 5 (5.68%) Junior Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Junior Web Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Marketing Executive
11 4 (4.55%) Junior Digital Designer
11 4 (4.55%) Magento Developer
12 3 (3.41%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (77.27%) CSS
1 68 (77.27%) HTML
2 22 (25.00%) jQuery
3 21 (23.86%) HTML5
4 18 (20.45%) CSS3
5 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
6 9 (10.23%) LESS
6 9 (10.23%) Sass
7 8 (9.09%) HTML5 Canvas
7 8 (9.09%) React
7 8 (9.09%) Zend Framework
8 5 (5.68%) .NET
8 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.68%) Node.js
9 3 (3.41%) Aurelia
9 3 (3.41%) Framer.js
9 3 (3.41%) Laravel
9 3 (3.41%) REST
10 2 (2.27%) React Native
10 2 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (40.91%) User Experience
2 12 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.95%) Social Media
5 6 (6.82%) Blog
6 5 (5.68%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.68%) Motion Graphics
6 5 (5.68%) VLE
7 4 (4.55%) Animation
7 4 (4.55%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.14%) iPad
9 1 (1.14%) iPhone
9 1 (1.14%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.50%) Android
1 11 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.14%) Windows
3 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) Web Development
2 26 (29.55%) Wireframes
3 25 (28.41%) Web Design
4 21 (23.86%) SEO
5 20 (22.73%) Prototyping
6 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (19.32%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
9 11 (12.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 10 (11.36%) Front End Development
11 8 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (9.09%) Software Testing
11 8 (9.09%) Strategic Thinking
12 7 (7.95%) Analytics
12 7 (7.95%) Email Marketing
12 7 (7.95%) Software Engineering
13 6 (6.82%) CRM
13 6 (6.82%) Project Management
13 6 (6.82%) Time Management
13 6 (6.82%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.73%) JavaScript
2 30 (34.09%) PHP
3 14 (15.91%) SQL
4 6 (6.82%) C
5 3 (3.41%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.27%) ES6
6 2 (2.27%) ES7
7 1 (1.14%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.14%) Java
7 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Degree
2 8 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) GDPR
2 3 (3.41%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) cPanel
Vendors
1 53 (60.23%) Adobe
2 10 (11.36%) Google
3 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.23%) Zend
4 6 (6.82%) Twitter
5 2 (2.27%) Facebook
5 2 (2.27%) Hotjar
6 1 (1.14%) PayPal
6 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.14%) WorldPay