Period
to 21 October 2017

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

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 339 298
Rank change year-on-year -34 -41 -57
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1426 1759 2346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.82% 0.92% 1.07%
As % of the Applications category 9.38% 10.40% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1507 1943
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,050 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% +8.33%

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 15202 16917 21863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.73% 8.85% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11805 13827 17478
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,150 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% -1.49% +3.08%

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 21 October 2017.

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 21 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
England -40 1352 £37,500 +2.74% 92
UK excluding London -34 749 £32,500 -1.52% 56
London -24 649 £47,500 +5.56% 39
South East +3 228 £34,250 -2.14% 11
North of England +1 176 £31,130 -1.18% 14
Midlands -5 153 £31,500 +5.00% 16
West Midlands -3 125 £31,500 +14.55% 10
Yorkshire +38 89 £28,500 -5.00% 2
North West -41 86 £32,750 +0.77% 12
South West -38 72 £40,000 +33.33% 3
East of England -42 72 £27,000 -27.03% 9
Scotland -5 42 £40,000 +33.33% 3
East Midlands +4 28 £35,000 - 6
Wales +14 8 £22,500 -37.93%
North East +18 3 £30,000 -
Northern Ireland -27 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 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 with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 1067 (74.82%) HTML
2 1023 (71.74%) CSS
3 811 (56.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 800 (56.10%) JavaScript
5 751 (52.66%) User Experience
6 686 (48.11%) Adobe
7 539 (37.80%) HTML5
8 490 (34.36%) jQuery
9 437 (30.65%) Front End Development
10 384 (26.93%) CSS3
11 371 (26.02%) Marketing
12 355 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
13 343 (24.05%) Wireframes
14 333 (23.35%) AngularJS
15 317 (22.23%) Web Development
16 286 (20.06%) PHP
17 264 (18.51%) Git (software)
18 258 (18.09%) Sass
19 232 (16.27%) Responsive Web Design
20 223 (15.64%) Web Design
21 222 (15.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 200 (14.03%) CMS
23 196 (13.74%) SEO
24 186 (13.04%) WordPress
25 166 (11.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 159 (11.15%) Mobile App
27 158 (11.08%) InDesign
28 153 (10.73%) E-Commerce
29 148 (10.38%) Finance
30 133 (9.33%) Social Media

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
1 200 (14.03%) CMS
2 186 (13.04%) WordPress
3 56 (3.93%) SharePoint
4 41 (2.88%) Drupal
5 36 (2.52%) Umbraco
6 25 (1.75%) Marvel
7 24 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 20 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
9 19 (1.33%) EPiServer
10 17 (1.19%) Joomla!
11 16 (1.12%) IIS
12 12 (0.84%) Apache
13 5 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
13 5 (0.35%) SilverStripe
14 4 (0.28%) Kentico
14 4 (0.28%) Moodle
14 4 (0.28%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.28%) nginx
15 3 (0.21%) DNN
15 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 811 (56.87%) Adobe Illustrator
2 222 (15.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 158 (11.08%) InDesign
4 118 (8.27%) InVision
5 82 (5.75%) Adobe After Effects
6 71 (4.98%) Microsoft Office
7 45 (3.16%) Adobe Premiere
8 43 (3.02%) OmniGraffle
9 34 (2.38%) Fireworks
10 28 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 27 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
12 25 (1.75%) GIMP
13 18 (1.26%) MS Visio
14 17 (1.19%) Final Cut Pro
15 12 (0.84%) UXPin
16 11 (0.77%) Moqups
17 10 (0.70%) Inkscape
17 10 (0.70%) Maya
18 8 (0.56%) Adobe Captivate
18 8 (0.56%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 36 (2.52%) Magento
2 15 (1.05%) OpenCart
3 13 (0.91%) Eloqua
4 11 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.70%) WebTrends
6 7 (0.49%) Shopify
7 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.070%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.070%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.070%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 66 (4.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 40 (2.81%) Google Analytics
3 31 (2.17%) SaaS
4 23 (1.61%) GitHub
5 21 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.33%) npm
7 16 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (0.91%) Office 365
10 11 (0.77%) Sage Pay
11 9 (0.63%) Slack
12 6 (0.42%) MailChimp
13 5 (0.35%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
14 4 (0.28%) Silverpop
15 3 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
15 3 (0.21%) Yarn
16 2 (0.14%) AdWords
16 2 (0.14%) Pure360
17 1 (0.070%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.37%) Internet
2 23 (1.61%) FTP
3 18 (1.26%) SMS
4 9 (0.63%) DNS
5 7 (0.49%) Intranet
6 6 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.42%) LAN
6 6 (0.42%) SSL
7 5 (0.35%) HTTP
7 5 (0.35%) WAN
8 4 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (0.28%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.21%) DHCP
9 3 (0.21%) Firewall
9 3 (0.21%) SSH
9 3 (0.21%) VLAN
9 3 (0.21%) VoIP
9 3 (0.21%) VPN
9 3 (0.21%) Wireless
10 2 (0.14%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (8.63%) MySQL
2 52 (3.65%) SQL Server
3 14 (0.98%) Geospatial Data
4 11 (0.77%) Big Data
5 8 (0.56%) MongoDB
5 8 (0.56%) NoSQL
6 7 (0.49%) RDBMS
6 7 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.21%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.070%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.070%) GIS
11 1 (0.070%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 264 (18.51%) Git (software)
2 101 (7.08%) Axure RP
3 99 (6.94%) gulp
4 79 (5.54%) Grunt
5 75 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 69 (4.84%) Dreamweaver
7 42 (2.95%) JIRA
7 42 (2.95%) Subversion
8 37 (2.59%) Bitbucket
8 37 (2.59%) Visual Studio
9 21 (1.47%) Jenkins
10 19 (1.33%) Jasmine
11 18 (1.26%) Karma Test Runner
12 15 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (0.84%) Bower
13 12 (0.84%) webpack
14 11 (0.77%) JIRA Agile
15 10 (0.70%) git-flow
16 9 (0.63%) CasperJS
16 9 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 371 (26.02%) Marketing
2 148 (10.38%) Finance
3 92 (6.45%) Games
4 86 (6.03%) Retail
5 76 (5.33%) Advertising
6 52 (3.65%) Banking
7 33 (2.31%) Private Banking
8 31 (2.17%) Corporate Banking
8 31 (2.17%) Publishing
9 30 (2.10%) Telecoms
10 26 (1.82%) Legal
11 17 (1.19%) Electronics
11 17 (1.19%) Multimedia
12 14 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.77%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.63%) Automotive
15 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.21%) Swedish Language
16 2 (0.14%) Back Office
16 2 (0.14%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 741 (51.96%) Developer
2 513 (35.97%) Designer
3 406 (28.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 230 (16.13%) UX Designer
5 187 (13.11%) Web Developer
6 173 (12.13%) HTML Developer
7 169 (11.85%) UI Designer
8 141 (9.89%) HTML CSS Developer
9 124 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
10 117 (8.20%) UI/UX Designer
11 103 (7.22%) Digital Designer
12 100 (7.01%) Web Designer
13 97 (6.80%) Senior Designer
14 81 (5.68%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 79 (5.54%) UI Developer
16 76 (5.33%) Senior Developer
17 75 (5.26%) PHP Developer
18 66 (4.63%) Graphic Designer
19 64 (4.49%) Junior
20 48 (3.37%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1067 (74.82%) HTML
2 1023 (71.74%) CSS
3 539 (37.80%) HTML5
4 490 (34.36%) jQuery
5 384 (26.93%) CSS3
6 333 (23.35%) AngularJS
7 258 (18.09%) Sass
8 166 (11.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 117 (8.20%) React
10 115 (8.06%) .NET
11 109 (7.64%) Ajax
12 99 (6.94%) LESS
13 97 (6.80%) Node.js
14 53 (3.72%) ASP.NET
14 53 (3.72%) Backbone.js
15 51 (3.58%) Web Services
16 45 (3.16%) Laravel
17 44 (3.09%) JSON
18 42 (2.95%) Semantic HTML
19 41 (2.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 751 (52.66%) User Experience
2 159 (11.15%) Mobile App
3 133 (9.33%) Social Media
4 99 (6.94%) Graphic Design
5 71 (4.98%) Greenfield Project
6 57 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (3.65%) Animation
8 45 (3.16%) Fintech
9 37 (2.59%) Computer Science
10 36 (2.52%) Online Banking
11 27 (1.89%) Motion Graphics
12 26 (1.82%) W3C
13 24 (1.68%) BBC
14 21 (1.47%) Digital Media
15 17 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
16 16 (1.12%) Photography
17 15 (1.05%) Marketing Technology
17 15 (1.05%) Smartphone
18 12 (0.84%) Online Games
18 12 (0.84%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 72 (5.05%) Linux
2 59 (4.14%) Android
2 59 (4.14%) Apple iOS
3 32 (2.24%) Windows
4 18 (1.26%) Mac OS X
5 9 (0.63%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.56%) Unix
7 7 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.42%) CentOS
9 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.070%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.070%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.070%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (30.65%) Front End Development
2 355 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
3 343 (24.05%) Wireframes
4 317 (22.23%) Web Development
5 232 (16.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 223 (15.64%) Web Design
7 196 (13.74%) SEO
8 153 (10.73%) E-Commerce
9 132 (9.26%) Prototyping
10 113 (7.92%) MVC
11 87 (6.10%) Analytics
11 87 (6.10%) Scrum
12 85 (5.96%) Typography
13 68 (4.77%) Content Management
14 67 (4.70%) Mobile Development
15 65 (4.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 65 (4.56%) OOP
16 62 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
16 62 (4.35%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
17 60 (4.21%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 800 (56.10%) JavaScript
2 286 (20.06%) PHP
3 97 (6.80%) C#
4 70 (4.91%) SQL
5 66 (4.63%) Java
6 37 (2.59%) Ruby
7 29 (2.03%) C
8 19 (1.33%) Python
9 13 (0.91%) Bash Shell
9 13 (0.91%) ES6
10 12 (0.84%) C++
11 8 (0.56%) Objective-C
12 6 (0.42%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.42%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.35%) Perl
13 5 (0.35%) PHP 5
14 4 (0.28%) ActionScript
14 4 (0.28%) PHP 7
14 4 (0.28%) VB
15 3 (0.21%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 113 (7.92%) Degree
2 10 (0.70%) HND
3 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.49%) PhD
5 6 (0.42%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.35%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.21%) A+ Certification
7 3 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.21%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.21%) HNC
7 3 (0.21%) MCP
7 3 (0.21%) MCSA
7 3 (0.21%) MCSE
7 3 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.14%) EnCE
9 1 (0.070%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.59%) QA
2 6 (0.42%) WCAG
3 4 (0.28%) SLA
4 3 (0.21%) PMO
4 3 (0.21%) WAI
5 1 (0.070%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.070%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.49%) Docker
3 6 (0.42%) NFS
3 6 (0.42%) Samba
4 5 (0.35%) Firmware
4 5 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (0.98%) cPanel
2 7 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (0.42%) Plesk
4 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 686 (48.11%) Adobe
2 80 (5.61%) Microsoft
3 62 (4.35%) Google
4 35 (2.45%) Facebook
4 35 (2.45%) Sitecore
5 25 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (1.47%) Apple
7 15 (1.05%) Sage
7 15 (1.05%) Zend
8 13 (0.91%) Twitter
9 10 (0.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 10 (0.70%) WorldPay
10 9 (0.63%) Marketo
10 9 (0.63%) SAP
11 8 (0.56%) DoubleClick
12 7 (0.49%) Pardot
13 6 (0.42%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.42%) Xamarin
14 5 (0.35%) Oracle
15 4 (0.28%) Omniture