Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Photography
UK
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 857 1006 1143
Rank change year-on-year +149 +137 +2
Permanent jobs citing Photography 26 88 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.061% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.075% 0.16% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 20 51 47
Median annual salary £34,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.89% +5.88% -19.05%
10th Percentile £26,125 £29,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +55.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 34,862 56,309 66,861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.85% 39.15% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26,886 42,017 51,555
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Photography in the UK

Photography
Top 7 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 29 May 2020. 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 +148 26 £34,250 -23.89%
UK excluding London +140 14 £70,000 +55.56%
London +121 12 £30,000 -46.67%
East of England +63 9 £70,000 +55.56%
South East +88 3 £35,000 +47.37%
Midlands +86 2 £32,500 -13.33%
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 13 (50.00%) Marketing
3 12 (46.15%) Photoshop
4 11 (42.31%) C#
4 11 (42.31%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (38.46%) User Experience
5 10 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (34.62%) Animation
6 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
6 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
6 9 (34.62%) OpenGL
6 9 (34.62%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (34.62%) Linux
6 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
6 9 (34.62%) C++
6 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
6 9 (34.62%) JIRA
6 9 (34.62%) Cross-Platform Development
7 8 (30.77%) Social Media
7 8 (30.77%) InDesign
7 8 (30.77%) Adobe
8 7 (26.92%) Adobe After Effects
8 7 (26.92%) Retail
9 6 (23.08%) Advertising
9 6 (23.08%) HTML
9 6 (23.08%) CSS
9 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving

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 2 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Photoshop
2 9 (34.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (30.77%) InDesign
4 7 (26.92%) Adobe After Effects
5 6 (23.08%) Adobe XD
5 6 (23.08%) Sketch
6 2 (7.69%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (3.85%) Acrobat
7 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) JIRA
1 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
2 5 (19.23%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 13 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (26.92%) Retail
3 6 (23.08%) Advertising
4 2 (7.69%) Police
5 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Designer
2 11 (42.31%) Developer
3 9 (34.62%) C++ Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Graphic Designer
5 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Digital Designer
6 4 (15.38%) C++/C# Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Digital Executive
7 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 2 (7.69%) Marketing Executive
7 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
8 1 (3.85%) Junior
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Designer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Graphic Designer
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Designer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) OpenGL
2 6 (23.08%) CSS
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
3 2 (7.69%) HTML5
3 2 (7.69%) SignalR
3 2 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) User Experience
2 9 (34.62%) Animation
3 8 (30.77%) Social Media
4 5 (19.23%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.85%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 10 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (34.62%) Cross-Platform Development
3 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
3 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (11.54%) Email Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Copywriting
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (7.69%) Marketing Strategy
6 2 (7.69%) MVVM
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) SEO
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 11 (42.31%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Panasonic