The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GIMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GIMP over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIMP
UK
Rank 840 900 946
Rank change year-on-year +60 +46  
Permanent jobs citing GIMP 9 46 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.045% 0.009%
As % of the Applications category 0.083% 0.32% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 8 43 3
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +11.42% +7.69%  

GIMP is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 10907 14563 16254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.02% 14.20% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9008 11864 13115
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

GIMP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing GIMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for GIMP in the UK

GIMP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIMP.

Salary trend for GIMP in the UK

GIMP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIMP over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GIMP in the UK

GIMP
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIMP within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 8 £39,000 +11.42%
London +76 3 £50,000 -5.21%
South West +24 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Bristol - 2 £32,500 -
South East +27 1 £47,500 +35.71%
East of England - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £39,000 -
Stockport - 1 £39,000 -
Manchester - 1 £39,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

GIMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing GIMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GIMP.

1 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
2 22 (75.86%) Web Development
3 18 (62.07%) HTML
3 18 (62.07%) CSS
4 17 (58.62%) Photoshop
5 16 (55.17%) jQuery
6 14 (48.28%) HTML5
7 13 (44.83%) CSS3
8 12 (41.38%) XML
8 12 (41.38%) Linux
9 11 (37.93%) .NET
9 11 (37.93%) Ajax
9 11 (37.93%) Sass
9 11 (37.93%) LESS
9 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
9 11 (37.93%) User Experience
10 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (34.48%) JSON
10 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (34.48%) Subversion
10 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
10 10 (34.48%) PHP
10 10 (34.48%) Apache
11 9 (31.03%) SOA
11 9 (31.03%) Ethernet
11 9 (31.03%) C++
11 9 (31.03%) IIS
11 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
11 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
11 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS

GIMP
Top Related IT Skills 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 10 (34.48%) Apache
2 9 (31.03%) IIS
3 3 (10.34%) CMS
4 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.45%) Sitefinity
5 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.90%) Inkscape
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Ethernet
2 8 (27.59%) RS-232
2 8 (27.59%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (34.48%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (6.90%) gulp
3 2 (6.90%) Sublime Text
4 1 (3.45%) Grunt
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) webpack
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (24.14%) C++ Programmer
3 7 (24.14%) Programmer
4 6 (20.69%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (20.69%) HTML Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
5 5 (17.24%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Angular Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Developer
8 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce Developer
8 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Graphics Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) UI Developer
8 2 (6.90%) UI/UX Developer
8 2 (6.90%) UX Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Web UI Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) CSS
1 18 (62.07%) HTML
2 16 (55.17%) jQuery
3 14 (48.28%) HTML5
4 13 (44.83%) CSS3
5 12 (41.38%) XML
6 11 (37.93%) .NET
6 11 (37.93%) Ajax
6 11 (37.93%) LESS
6 11 (37.93%) Sass
7 10 (34.48%) JSON
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (31.03%) REST
9 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
10 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (6.90%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (6.90%) SVG
12 1 (3.45%) Spring
12 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.90%) Vector Graphics
2 2 (6.90%) W3C
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) FreeBSD
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Web Development
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Multithreading
3 9 (31.03%) SOA
3 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
4 8 (27.59%) Workflow
5 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
6 6 (20.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.24%) Front End Development
7 5 (17.24%) Information Security
7 5 (17.24%) Line Management
7 5 (17.24%) SOLID
8 3 (10.34%) MVC
8 3 (10.34%) SEO
8 3 (10.34%) Wireframes
9 2 (6.90%) Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Marketing Management
9 2 (6.90%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) PHP
3 9 (31.03%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Adobe
2 5 (17.24%) Twitter
3 2 (6.90%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft