Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England > North West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 246 199
Rank change year-on-year -14 -47 -72
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 112 109 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.87% 0.88% 1.31%
As % of the Applications category 11.01% 10.59% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 91 89 134
North West median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,400 £22,825
90th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 1,017 1,029 1,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.90% 8.35% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 811 840 924
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +20 78 £32,500 +8.33% 25
Cheshire -47 28 £37,500 +4.90% 7
Merseyside +12 3 - - 3
Lancashire +4 3 £37,500 +36.36% 6
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 96 (85.71%) HTML
2 79 (70.54%) CSS
3 69 (61.61%) JavaScript
4 67 (59.82%) Adobe
5 62 (55.36%) jQuery
6 47 (41.96%) PHP
6 47 (41.96%) User Experience
7 45 (40.18%) HTML5
8 39 (34.82%) Web Development
9 37 (33.04%) SEO
10 36 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (30.36%) CSS3
12 32 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
13 30 (26.79%) AngularJS
14 29 (25.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 29 (25.89%) Front End Development
14 29 (25.89%) Marketing
15 24 (21.43%) Wireframes
16 23 (20.54%) Sass
17 22 (19.64%) Web Design
18 20 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
19 19 (16.96%) React
20 18 (16.07%) MVC
21 17 (15.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 17 (15.18%) LESS
21 17 (15.18%) Git (software)
22 16 (14.29%) Ajax
22 16 (14.29%) Google
23 15 (13.39%) MySQL
23 15 (13.39%) WordPress

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 15 (13.39%) WordPress
2 10 (8.93%) CMS
3 7 (6.25%) Drupal
4 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (4.46%) EPiServer
6 3 (2.68%) nginx
7 2 (1.79%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.89%) Apache
8 1 (0.89%) concrete5
8 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 32 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (15.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (11.61%) Adobe After Effects
3 13 (11.61%) InDesign
4 10 (8.93%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (2.68%) 3ds Max
5 3 (2.68%) GIMP
5 3 (2.68%) Maya
5 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (2.68%) NUKE
5 3 (2.68%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (1.79%) FreeHand
6 2 (1.79%) MotionBuilder
6 2 (1.79%) ZBrush
7 1 (0.89%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.89%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.89%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 8 (7.14%) SaaS
3 6 (5.36%) npm
4 5 (4.46%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.68%) MailChimp
6 2 (1.79%) CheetahMail
6 2 (1.79%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (1.79%) Pure360
7 1 (0.89%) GitHub
7 1 (0.89%) iTunes
7 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.89%) FTP
2 1 (0.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.39%) MySQL
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.79%) Redis
4 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (15.18%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.25%) Bitbucket
2 7 (6.25%) Grunt
2 7 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.36%) Axure RP
3 6 (5.36%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (5.36%) gulp
4 4 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (2.68%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.68%) JIRA
6 2 (1.79%) CasperJS
6 2 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.79%) Selenium
6 2 (1.79%) Subversion
6 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.89%) JUnit
7 1 (0.89%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.89%) webpack
General
1 29 (25.89%) Marketing
2 12 (10.71%) Finance
3 8 (7.14%) Advertising
4 6 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.46%) Games
6 3 (2.68%) Banking
6 3 (2.68%) Legal
6 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Law
7 1 (0.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 61 (54.46%) Developer
2 39 (34.82%) Designer
2 39 (34.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (16.07%) Web Designer
3 18 (16.07%) Web Developer
4 14 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (10.71%) UX Designer
6 11 (9.82%) PHP Developer
6 11 (9.82%) Senior Designer
6 11 (9.82%) UI Developer
7 10 (8.93%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Junior
9 7 (6.25%) HTML Developer
10 6 (5.36%) HTML CSS Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Junior Designer
10 6 (5.36%) Video Editor
11 5 (4.46%) Junior Web Designer
11 5 (4.46%) Marketing Executive
11 5 (4.46%) Senior Web Designer
12 4 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (85.71%) HTML
2 79 (70.54%) CSS
3 62 (55.36%) jQuery
4 45 (40.18%) HTML5
5 34 (30.36%) CSS3
6 30 (26.79%) AngularJS
7 29 (25.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 23 (20.54%) Sass
9 19 (16.96%) React
10 17 (15.18%) LESS
11 16 (14.29%) Ajax
12 13 (11.61%) Node.js
13 11 (9.82%) Angular 2
13 11 (9.82%) HTML5 Canvas
14 10 (8.93%) JSON
15 9 (8.04%) Twig
15 9 (8.04%) XML
16 8 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (7.14%) Material Design
16 8 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (41.96%) User Experience
2 13 (11.61%) Cyberattack
3 12 (10.71%) Animation
4 10 (8.93%) Graphic Design
4 10 (8.93%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.25%) Social Media
6 5 (4.46%) Fintech
7 4 (3.57%) Blog
7 4 (3.57%) Video Editing
8 3 (2.68%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (2.68%) Life Science
9 2 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.79%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.46%) Linux
2 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.68%) Windows
3 2 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.89%) Unix
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.82%) Web Development
2 37 (33.04%) SEO
3 36 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (25.89%) Front End Development
5 24 (21.43%) Wireframes
6 22 (19.64%) Web Design
7 20 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (16.07%) MVC
9 14 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 13 (11.61%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (11.61%) OO
11 12 (10.71%) Open Source
11 12 (10.71%) Time Management
12 11 (9.82%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
12 11 (9.82%) OOP
13 10 (8.93%) Mobile First
14 9 (8.04%) Scrum
15 8 (7.14%) OO PHP
15 8 (7.14%) Web Marketing
16 7 (6.25%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
Programming Languages
1 69 (61.61%) JavaScript
2 47 (41.96%) PHP
3 7 (6.25%) Java
3 7 (6.25%) SQL
4 3 (2.68%) C#
5 2 (1.79%) PHP 7
6 1 (0.89%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.89%) C++
6 1 (0.89%) ES6
6 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.89%) PHP 5
6 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) CIPFA
2 1 (0.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.68%) Docker
2 2 (1.79%) LXC
3 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 67 (59.82%) Adobe
2 16 (14.29%) Google
3 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.25%) Sitecore
5 5 (4.46%) Zend
6 4 (3.57%) HubSpot
6 4 (3.57%) Marketo
6 4 (3.57%) Pardot
7 2 (1.79%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.89%) Facebook
8 1 (0.89%) Sun
8 1 (0.89%) Twitter