Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 522 465 392
Rank change year-on-year -57 -73 -42
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 650 1,063 1,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.65% 0.81%
As % of the Applications category 5.81% 7.46% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 543 844 1,220
UK median annual salary £39,359 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.60% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,250 £23,225
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,375 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

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 with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11,189 14,256 15,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.13% 8.72% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8,809 11,088 11,790
UK median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,570 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +2.94% +3.03%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Photoshop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in the UK

Photoshop
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Photoshop in the UK

Photoshop
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Photoshop in the UK

Photoshop
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the UK over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. 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 -80 618 £39,500 -1.25% 190
UK excluding London -111 352 £35,000 - 140
London -20 285 £45,000 -5.26% 57
South East -40 121 £35,250 -11.88% 41
North of England -87 79 £35,000 +4.48% 34
North West -11 58 £35,000 +4.48% 22
South West -4 55 £31,500 +1.61% 19
Midlands +18 50 £35,000 - 25
West Midlands +27 33 £38,879 +19.63% 15
East of England 0 28 £43,750 +9.38% 14
Yorkshire -80 18 £28,750 -17.86% 9
East Midlands +22 17 £29,500 -21.33% 10
Scotland +18 16 £29,000 -12.12% 4
North East +6 3 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Wales +7 2 £35,000 - 2
Northern Ireland -6 1 £31,500 -3.08% 1

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 418 (64.31%) HTML
2 404 (62.15%) CSS
3 331 (50.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 315 (48.46%) User Experience
5 309 (47.54%) Adobe
6 307 (47.23%) JavaScript
7 197 (30.31%) Sketch
8 189 (29.08%) Wireframes
9 166 (25.54%) Front End Development
10 162 (24.92%) Marketing
11 152 (23.38%) jQuery
12 146 (22.46%) HTML5
12 146 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
13 142 (21.85%) Web Development
14 138 (21.23%) Sass
15 129 (19.85%) CSS3
16 120 (18.46%) Responsive Web Design
17 118 (18.15%) Prototyping
18 112 (17.23%) Git (software)
19 110 (16.92%) WordPress
20 109 (16.77%) PHP
21 104 (16.00%) AngularJS
22 93 (14.31%) CMS
23 86 (13.23%) InDesign
24 84 (12.92%) SEO
25 83 (12.77%) Adobe XD
26 81 (12.46%) React
27 72 (11.08%) Degree
28 70 (10.77%) E-Commerce
28 70 (10.77%) Adobe Creative Suite

Photoshop
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
1 110 (16.92%) WordPress
2 93 (14.31%) CMS
3 28 (4.31%) Drupal
4 12 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.38%) Confluence
5 9 (1.38%) Umbraco
6 6 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.46%) Apache
8 3 (0.46%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.31%) Moodle
10 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.15%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 331 (50.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 197 (30.31%) Sketch
3 86 (13.23%) InDesign
4 83 (12.77%) Adobe XD
5 70 (10.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 70 (10.77%) InVision
6 44 (6.77%) Adobe After Effects
7 31 (4.77%) Adobe Premiere
8 24 (3.69%) Zeplin
9 18 (2.77%) OmniGraffle
10 15 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 14 (2.15%) Figma
12 13 (2.00%) Fireworks
13 12 (1.85%) 3ds Max
14 11 (1.69%) GIMP
14 11 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
14 11 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (1.54%) Marvel
16 7 (1.08%) Maya
17 5 (0.77%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 17 (2.62%) Magento
2 5 (0.77%) Shopify
3 4 (0.62%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.15%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 25 (3.85%) SaaS
3 17 (2.62%) Google Analytics
4 16 (2.46%) GitHub
5 13 (2.00%) npm
6 11 (1.69%) Serverless
7 10 (1.54%) Azure
8 8 (1.23%) AWS
9 7 (1.08%) GCP
9 7 (1.08%) MailChimp
10 6 (0.92%) Slack
11 4 (0.62%) Asana
11 4 (0.62%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.62%) PaaS
12 3 (0.46%) G Suite
12 3 (0.46%) Yarn
13 2 (0.31%) AdWords
13 2 (0.31%) Canva
13 2 (0.31%) Google Docs
13 2 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.92%) Internet
2 5 (0.77%) DNS
2 5 (0.77%) Intranet
3 4 (0.62%) SSH
4 3 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.31%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.15%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.15%) DHCP
6 1 (0.15%) FTP
6 1 (0.15%) HTTP
6 1 (0.15%) NAS
6 1 (0.15%) SAN
6 1 (0.15%) VLAN
6 1 (0.15%) VoIP
6 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.31%) MySQL
2 20 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.54%) Blockchain
4 9 (1.38%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.08%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.46%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.31%) phpMyAdmin
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 112 (17.23%) Git (software)
2 52 (8.00%) Axure RP
3 46 (7.08%) webpack
4 43 (6.62%) gulp
5 38 (5.85%) Dreamweaver
6 30 (4.62%) JIRA
7 24 (3.69%) Grunt
8 23 (3.54%) Subversion
9 21 (3.23%) Balsamiq
10 17 (2.62%) Jasmine
11 16 (2.46%) Karma Test Runner
12 11 (1.69%) Visual Studio
13 10 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (1.38%) Bitbucket
15 7 (1.08%) Babel
15 7 (1.08%) GitLab
15 7 (1.08%) Jenkins
16 5 (0.77%) Protractor
16 5 (0.77%) Visual Studio Code
17 4 (0.62%) PostCSS
General
1 162 (24.92%) Marketing
2 45 (6.92%) Advertising
3 43 (6.62%) Finance
4 36 (5.54%) Retail
5 21 (3.23%) Games
6 18 (2.77%) Banking
7 11 (1.69%) Publishing
8 9 (1.38%) Electronics
8 9 (1.38%) Legal
9 8 (1.23%) Public Sector
9 8 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.92%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.77%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.77%) French Language
12 4 (0.62%) Cantonese Language
12 4 (0.62%) Law
12 4 (0.62%) Mandarin Language
12 4 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.46%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 288 (44.31%) Developer
2 263 (40.46%) Designer
3 161 (24.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 115 (17.69%) UX Designer
5 90 (13.85%) UI Designer
6 85 (13.08%) Web Developer
7 63 (9.69%) UI/UX Designer
8 48 (7.38%) Web Designer
9 40 (6.15%) Senior Designer
10 34 (5.23%) Digital Designer
10 34 (5.23%) Senior Developer
11 33 (5.08%) HTML Developer
11 33 (5.08%) PHP Developer
12 31 (4.77%) Junior
13 30 (4.62%) HTML CSS Developer
14 29 (4.46%) UI Developer
15 26 (4.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 22 (3.38%) HTML CSS Designer
17 21 (3.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 20 (3.08%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 418 (64.31%) HTML
2 404 (62.15%) CSS
3 152 (23.38%) jQuery
4 146 (22.46%) HTML5
5 138 (21.23%) Sass
6 129 (19.85%) CSS3
7 104 (16.00%) AngularJS
8 81 (12.46%) React
9 59 (9.08%) LESS
10 55 (8.46%) Vue.js
11 50 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 40 (6.15%) .NET
13 30 (4.62%) Node.js
14 27 (4.15%) Ajax
15 24 (3.69%) ASP.NET
15 24 (3.69%) Laravel
16 23 (3.54%) Web Services
17 22 (3.38%) RESTful
18 20 (3.08%) Semantic HTML
18 20 (3.08%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 315 (48.46%) User Experience
2 53 (8.15%) Mobile App
3 46 (7.08%) Social Media
4 36 (5.54%) Graphic Design
5 33 (5.08%) Animation
6 20 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (1.85%) Video Editing
10 11 (1.69%) Blog
10 11 (1.69%) W3C
11 10 (1.54%) e-Learning
11 10 (1.54%) Photography
12 8 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
12 8 (1.23%) Motion Graphics
13 6 (0.92%) iPad
14 5 (0.77%) Learning Management System
14 5 (0.77%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.62%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 29 (4.46%) Android
2 26 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 18 (2.77%) Linux
3 18 (2.77%) Windows
4 14 (2.15%) Windows 7
5 13 (2.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.31%) Unix
7 1 (0.15%) Android TV
7 1 (0.15%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (29.08%) Wireframes
2 166 (25.54%) Front End Development
3 146 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (21.85%) Web Development
5 120 (18.46%) Responsive Web Design
6 118 (18.15%) Prototyping
7 84 (12.92%) SEO
8 70 (10.77%) E-Commerce
8 70 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
9 64 (9.85%) Web Design
10 47 (7.23%) Analytics
10 47 (7.23%) Content Management
10 47 (7.23%) Scrum
11 40 (6.15%) Digital Marketing
12 39 (6.00%) B2B
12 39 (6.00%) Workflow
13 37 (5.69%) Mobile First
14 35 (5.38%) Email Marketing
15 34 (5.23%) Typography
16 33 (5.08%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 307 (47.23%) JavaScript
2 109 (16.77%) PHP
3 44 (6.77%) C#
4 29 (4.46%) Java
5 28 (4.31%) SQL
6 25 (3.85%) TypeScript
7 24 (3.69%) ES6
8 21 (3.23%) Python
9 11 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 7 (1.08%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.08%) C
11 6 (0.92%) Ruby
12 5 (0.77%) Groovy
13 4 (0.62%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.62%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.46%) C++
14 3 (0.46%) ES7
15 2 (0.31%) JSX
16 1 (0.15%) Java 8
16 1 (0.15%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 72 (11.08%) Degree
2 11 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.15%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.77%) QA
2 5 (0.77%) WAI
3 4 (0.62%) Def Stans
4 2 (0.31%) WCAG
5 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (0.62%) Docker
2 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) NFS
3 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.77%) TeamSite
2 4 (0.62%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.15%) cPanel
4 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 309 (47.54%) Adobe
2 51 (7.85%) Microsoft
3 48 (7.38%) Google
4 27 (4.15%) Apple
5 15 (2.31%) Facebook
6 14 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.85%) Xamarin
8 10 (1.54%) Twitter
9 9 (1.38%) HubSpot
9 9 (1.38%) IBM
10 8 (1.23%) Sitecore
11 6 (0.92%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 6 (0.92%) Zend
12 5 (0.77%) SAP
13 4 (0.62%) Instagram
13 4 (0.62%) YouTube
14 3 (0.46%) Autodesk
14 3 (0.46%) ClickTale
14 3 (0.46%) Crazy Egg
14 3 (0.46%) Hotjar