Period
to 8 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Photography in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Photography over the 6 months to 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Photography
UK
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 880 707 1036
Rank change year-on-year -173 +329 +69
Permanent jobs citing Photography 178 15 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.027% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.076% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 20
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,700 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £34,375 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,000 £52,500 £41,250
Median % change year-on-year -21.90% +27.27% +17.86%
75th Percentile £50,000 £66,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year -17.65% +27.82% +33.00%

Photography is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 51,527 19,674 46,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.37% 34.88% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31,775 16,333 36,385
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,919 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

Photography
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Photography as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Photography in the UK

Photography
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Photography.

Salary trend for Photography in the UK

Photography
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Photography over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Photography in the UK

Photography
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Photography within the UK over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. 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
England -172 143 £45,000 -14.29% 11
UK excluding London -101 128 £35,000 -17.65% 7
South East -108 45 £57,500 -2.13% 2
London -194 43 £60,000 +9.09% 4
North of England -80 35 £33,750 +8.87% 2
North West - 17 £33,750 - 2
Work from Home -239 14 £41,000 -36.92% 2
Scotland - 13 £22,000 -
Yorkshire -73 12 £32,500 +4.84%
South West -45 11 £30,000 -53.85%
Midlands - 11 £49,000 - 3
Wales - 9 - -
West Midlands - 9 £49,000 - 3
North East - 6 - -
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
East of England -90 4 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, IT jobs citing Photography 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 with a requirement for Photography.

1 122 (68.54%) Social Media
2 83 (46.63%) Spreadsheet
2 83 (46.63%) iPhone
2 83 (46.63%) Smartphone
2 83 (46.63%) IBM Domino
2 83 (46.63%) Apple
2 83 (46.63%) Artificial Intelligence
3 67 (37.64%) Social Skills
4 58 (32.58%) Post-Production
4 58 (32.58%) Workflow
4 58 (32.58%) Internet
5 52 (29.21%) Docker
6 50 (28.09%) Relational Database
7 46 (25.84%) Marketing
8 36 (20.22%) JavaScript
9 34 (19.10%) DevOps
10 32 (17.98%) Collaborative Working
11 31 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (16.29%) Adobe
12 29 (16.29%) Digital Marketing
12 29 (16.29%) AWS
12 29 (16.29%) Analytics
13 28 (15.73%) GitHub
14 27 (15.17%) Laravel
14 27 (15.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 27 (15.17%) Vue.js
14 27 (15.17%) Canva
14 27 (15.17%) CircleCI
14 27 (15.17%) PHP
14 27 (15.17%) SQL

Photography
Co-occurring 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 83 (46.63%) IBM Domino
2 3 (1.69%) WordPress
3 2 (1.12%) CMS
4 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 83 (46.63%) Spreadsheet
2 26 (14.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (5.06%) Photoshop
4 7 (3.93%) Adobe XD
4 7 (3.93%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (2.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (1.69%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (1.12%) Sketch
9 1 (0.56%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.56%) Figma
9 1 (0.56%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.56%) InDesign
9 1 (0.56%) InVision
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.29%) AWS
2 28 (15.73%) GitHub
3 27 (15.17%) Canva
4 26 (14.61%) Amazon ECS
4 26 (14.61%) Amazon S3
4 26 (14.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (12.92%) MailChimp
6 4 (2.25%) Google Sheets
6 4 (2.25%) Serverless
7 3 (1.69%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.69%) Google Data Studio
8 2 (1.12%) GCP
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.56%) Azure
9 1 (0.56%) Facebook Ads
9 1 (0.56%) GitHub Actions
9 1 (0.56%) Google Docs
9 1 (0.56%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 58 (32.58%) Internet
2 3 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) Extranet
3 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.09%) Relational Database
2 27 (15.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 26 (14.61%) Amazon Athena
3 26 (14.61%) Amazon Aurora
3 26 (14.61%) MySQL
3 26 (14.61%) Redis
4 24 (13.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (15.17%) CircleCI
2 26 (14.61%) PHPUnit
3 24 (13.48%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.25%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.56%) Cypress.io
5 1 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.56%) GitLab
5 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.56%) PostCSS
5 1 (0.56%) Storybook
General
1 67 (37.64%) Social Skills
2 46 (25.84%) Marketing
3 11 (6.18%) Advertising
4 6 (3.37%) Publishing
5 5 (2.81%) Finance
5 5 (2.81%) Games
6 4 (2.25%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.69%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (1.12%) Law
8 2 (1.12%) Retail
9 1 (0.56%) Automotive
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 57 (32.02%) Video Editor
2 30 (16.85%) Developer
3 27 (15.17%) PHP Developer
4 26 (14.61%) Backend Developer
4 26 (14.61%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 23 (12.92%) Marketing Executive
5 23 (12.92%) Software Engineer
6 22 (12.36%) Digital Executive
6 22 (12.36%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 21 (11.80%) Python Engineer
7 21 (11.80%) Python Software Engineer
8 10 (5.62%) Designer
9 8 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (3.37%) Lead Software Engineer
11 5 (2.81%) Marketing Manager
11 5 (2.81%) Social Media Manager
12 4 (2.25%) Digital Marketing Manager
12 4 (2.25%) UX Designer
13 3 (1.69%) Computer Engineer
13 3 (1.69%) Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.17%) Laravel
1 27 (15.17%) Vue.js
2 24 (13.48%) Django
3 17 (9.55%) Flask
3 17 (9.55%) Web Services
4 9 (5.06%) React
5 6 (3.37%) HTML
6 3 (1.69%) CSS
6 3 (1.69%) gRPC
6 3 (1.69%) HTML5
6 3 (1.69%) JSON
7 2 (1.12%) PyTorch
7 2 (1.12%) TensorFlow
8 1 (0.56%) DirectX
8 1 (0.56%) OpenGL
8 1 (0.56%) Redux
8 1 (0.56%) RxJS
8 1 (0.56%) Velocity
8 1 (0.56%) Vulkan
8 1 (0.56%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 122 (68.54%) Social Media
2 83 (46.63%) iPhone
2 83 (46.63%) Smartphone
3 25 (14.04%) Blog
4 23 (12.92%) Cloud Native
5 13 (7.30%) User Experience
6 7 (3.93%) Graphic Design
7 5 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.25%) Animation
8 4 (2.25%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.69%) Interactive Media
9 3 (1.69%) Motion Graphics
10 2 (1.12%) Industry 4.0
10 2 (1.12%) Video Editing
11 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.56%) BBC
11 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (0.56%) Android
2 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (46.63%) Artificial Intelligence
2 58 (32.58%) Post-Production
2 58 (32.58%) Workflow
3 34 (19.10%) DevOps
4 32 (17.98%) Collaborative Working
5 31 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (16.29%) Analytics
6 29 (16.29%) Digital Marketing
7 26 (14.61%) Software Engineering
7 26 (14.61%) TDD
8 24 (13.48%) Scrum
9 18 (10.11%) Test Automation
10 17 (9.55%) Data Analytics
11 12 (6.74%) Decision-Making
11 12 (6.74%) Mentoring
12 11 (6.18%) Coaching
12 11 (6.18%) Line Management
12 11 (6.18%) Storytelling
13 9 (5.06%) Creative Thinking
14 8 (4.49%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 36 (20.22%) JavaScript
2 27 (15.17%) PHP
2 27 (15.17%) Python
2 27 (15.17%) SQL
3 8 (4.49%) TypeScript
4 2 (1.12%) C++
5 1 (0.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (1.12%) Degree
1 2 (1.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) Accessibility
2 4 (2.25%) QA
3 3 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 52 (29.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (13.48%) Apache Brooklyn
2 12 (6.74%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.56%) Ansible
3 1 (0.56%) Grafana
3 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.56%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.56%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 83 (46.63%) Apple
2 29 (16.29%) Adobe
3 10 (5.62%) Google
4 7 (3.93%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.81%) Facebook
6 3 (1.69%) WooCommerce
7 2 (1.12%) Twitter
8 1 (0.56%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.56%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.56%) Hootsuite
8 1 (0.56%) Instagram
8 1 (0.56%) New Relic
8 1 (0.56%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.56%) Splunk
8 1 (0.56%) YouTube