Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England > North West
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 278 248 194
Rank change year-on-year -30 -54 -65
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 87 111 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.68% 0.91% 1.42%
As % of the Applications category 8.50% 10.60% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 77 106 154
North West median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% - +14.04%
10th Percentile £22,300 £21,625 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £48,750 £42,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% +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 1024 1047 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.01% 8.60% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 780 832 1094
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10th Percentile £19,750 £20,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £51,000
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 October 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 19 October 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 -16 56 £31,500 -16.00% 7
Cheshire -33 18 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Lancashire -1 12 £27,500 - 1
Cumbria - 1 £25,000 -
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 83 (95.40%) HTML
2 80 (91.95%) CSS
3 66 (75.86%) JavaScript
4 58 (66.67%) jQuery
5 51 (58.62%) HTML5
6 44 (50.57%) Adobe
7 41 (47.13%) User Experience
8 36 (41.38%) CSS3
9 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (35.63%) Adobe Illustrator
11 28 (32.18%) Front End Development
12 26 (29.89%) PHP
13 25 (28.74%) SEO
13 25 (28.74%) Web Development
14 21 (24.14%) Marketing
15 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
16 18 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
17 17 (19.54%) Sass
18 16 (18.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 16 (18.39%) Wireframes
18 16 (18.39%) WordPress
19 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
20 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
20 14 (16.09%) Web Design
20 14 (16.09%) Node.js
21 13 (14.94%) E-Commerce
21 13 (14.94%) Ajax
22 12 (13.79%) Git (software)
23 11 (12.64%) MVC

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 16 (18.39%) WordPress
2 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.20%) Drupal
4 6 (6.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (6.90%) CMS
4 6 (6.90%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.30%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.15%) Apache
6 1 (1.15%) nginx
6 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (35.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (18.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (10.34%) Fireworks
4 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (6.90%) InDesign
6 4 (4.60%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (4.60%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (3.45%) GIMP
7 3 (3.45%) InVision
8 1 (1.15%) 3ds Max
8 1 (1.15%) Maya
8 1 (1.15%) MotionBuilder
8 1 (1.15%) NUKE
8 1 (1.15%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Magento
2 1 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 6 (6.90%) Office 365
3 4 (4.60%) npm
4 3 (3.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.15%) MailChimp
5 1 (1.15%) Sage Pay
5 1 (1.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Wireless
2 3 (3.45%) FTP
3 2 (2.30%) Internet
4 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) MySQL
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.34%) Bitbucket
3 8 (9.20%) Subversion
4 7 (8.05%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (5.75%) Axure RP
5 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.60%) Grunt
6 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.45%) gulp
8 2 (2.30%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.15%) CasperJS
9 1 (1.15%) JIRA
9 1 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.15%) PhpStorm
9 1 (1.15%) Selenium
9 1 (1.15%) webpack
General
1 21 (24.14%) Marketing
2 9 (10.34%) Finance
3 6 (6.90%) Advertising
4 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.45%) Games
6 2 (2.30%) Retail
7 1 (1.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (67.82%) Developer
2 34 (39.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (29.89%) Designer
4 21 (24.14%) Web Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (11.49%) UI Developer
7 9 (10.34%) UX Designer
8 8 (9.20%) Web Designer
9 6 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (6.90%) HTML Developer
9 6 (6.90%) PHP Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Junior
10 5 (5.75%) Junior Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (4.60%) .NET Developer
11 4 (4.60%) .NET Web Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Digital Designer
11 4 (4.60%) Front End Web Designer
11 4 (4.60%) IT Support
11 4 (4.60%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (95.40%) HTML
2 80 (91.95%) CSS
3 58 (66.67%) jQuery
4 51 (58.62%) HTML5
5 36 (41.38%) CSS3
6 20 (22.99%) AngularJS
7 18 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (19.54%) Sass
9 14 (16.09%) Node.js
10 13 (14.94%) Ajax
11 10 (11.49%) LESS
11 10 (11.49%) React
12 8 (9.20%) Angular 2
12 8 (9.20%) HTML5 Canvas
12 8 (9.20%) Semantic HTML
12 8 (9.20%) Twig
13 7 (8.05%) .NET
13 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET
14 6 (6.90%) JSON
14 6 (6.90%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 41 (47.13%) User Experience
2 8 (9.20%) iPad
3 5 (5.75%) Animation
4 4 (4.60%) Fintech
5 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.45%) Xbox
6 2 (2.30%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.30%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.15%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.15%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.15%) Social Media
7 1 (1.15%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Linux
2 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.18%) Front End Development
3 25 (28.74%) SEO
3 25 (28.74%) Web Development
4 18 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 16 (18.39%) Wireframes
6 14 (16.09%) Web Design
7 13 (14.94%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.64%) Mobile First
8 11 (12.64%) MVC
9 10 (11.49%) OOP
10 8 (9.20%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 8 (9.20%) Web Marketing
11 7 (8.05%) Analytics
11 7 (8.05%) Pair Programming
12 6 (6.90%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
12 6 (6.90%) Scrum
12 6 (6.90%) TDD
13 5 (5.75%) SOLID
13 5 (5.75%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 66 (75.86%) JavaScript
2 26 (29.89%) PHP
3 7 (8.05%) C#
4 6 (6.90%) SQL
5 4 (4.60%) PHP 5
6 3 (3.45%) Java
7 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Docker
Vendors
1 44 (50.57%) Adobe
2 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.90%) Google
3 6 (6.90%) Sitecore
4 5 (5.75%) Zend