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to

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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 610 610 529
Rank change year-on-year 0 -81 +30
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 849 397 340
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.37% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 5.44% 5.32% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 261 237 255
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,650 £24,125
25th Percentile £35,250 £30,500 £30,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £53,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,750 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% +14.29% -

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 15,611 7,456 5,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.69% 6.98% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7,477 4,793 4,382
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,750 £24,750
25th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +10.39%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,978
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £39,810 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.48% +6.16% +7.14%

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in the UK

Photoshop
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Photoshop in the UK

Photoshop
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Photoshop over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England +15 756 £43,000 +7.50% 49
London -19 480 £45,000 - 9
Work from Home -87 293 £42,500 +6.25% 12
UK excluding London -42 288 £43,500 +8.75% 41
South East -35 100 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Midlands -33 60 £35,000 - 9
South West -6 57 £43,500 +3.57% 14
West Midlands -13 52 £35,000 -22.22% 7
North of England -107 43 £40,000 +23.08% 7
North West -70 27 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Scotland -55 20 £44,347 -1.45% 1
Yorkshire -73 16 £38,750 +40.91% 4
East Midlands -55 8 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Wales - 4 £45,000 -
East of England -91 3 £35,000 -30.69% 3
Northern Ireland -19 1 - -

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 536 (63.13%) Adobe
2 482 (56.77%) User Experience
3 447 (52.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 354 (41.70%) HTML
5 340 (40.05%) UX Design
6 311 (36.63%) Social Skills
7 292 (34.39%) Figma
8 284 (33.45%) CSS
9 283 (33.33%) Sketch
10 276 (32.51%) Wireframes
11 256 (30.15%) JavaScript
12 246 (28.98%) Marketing
13 206 (24.26%) Agile
14 191 (22.50%) Adobe After Effects
15 187 (22.03%) Degree
16 177 (20.85%) Prototyping
17 167 (19.67%) InDesign
18 166 (19.55%) Accessibility
19 162 (19.08%) HTML5
20 148 (17.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 143 (16.84%) Finance
22 141 (16.61%) Advertising
22 141 (16.61%) React
23 136 (16.02%) Social Media
24 132 (15.55%) Adobe XD
25 131 (15.43%) Graphic Design
26 129 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
27 125 (14.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
28 123 (14.49%) Google
29 119 (14.02%) Analytics

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 64 (7.54%) CMS
2 29 (3.42%) Drupal
3 17 (2.00%) Confluence
4 13 (1.53%) Umbraco
5 11 (1.30%) WordPress
6 9 (1.06%) GeoServer
7 7 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.71%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.59%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.47%) Totara
11 2 (0.24%) Headless CMS
11 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.12%) SAS
12 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.12%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 447 (52.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 283 (33.33%) Sketch
3 191 (22.50%) Adobe After Effects
4 167 (19.67%) InDesign
5 148 (17.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 132 (15.55%) Adobe XD
7 119 (14.02%) InVision
8 98 (11.54%) Adobe Premiere
9 65 (7.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 51 (6.01%) Microsoft Office
11 40 (4.71%) Zeplin
12 28 (3.30%) Maya
13 23 (2.71%) Marvel
14 19 (2.24%) Microsoft Excel
15 16 (1.88%) Acrobat
16 14 (1.65%) CINEMA 4D
17 9 (1.06%) Adobe Captivate
17 9 (1.06%) InCopy
18 8 (0.94%) Chatbot
19 5 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.41%) Magento
2 11 (1.30%) Odoo
2 11 (1.30%) Shopify
3 10 (1.18%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.35%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.12%) BPCS
6 1 (0.12%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 292 (34.39%) Figma
2 125 (14.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 48 (5.65%) SaaS
4 47 (5.54%) Google Analytics
5 38 (4.48%) npm
6 30 (3.53%) Google Docs
7 29 (3.42%) Google Sheets
8 23 (2.71%) AWS
9 21 (2.47%) Firebase
10 18 (2.12%) Slack
11 17 (2.00%) Miro
12 14 (1.65%) GitHub
12 14 (1.65%) Matillion
12 14 (1.65%) Oracle CX
12 14 (1.65%) Snowflake
13 11 (1.30%) Google Play
14 9 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (1.06%) Serverless
14 9 (1.06%) Storyblok
15 8 (0.94%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.24%) Broadband
2 21 (2.47%) HTTP
3 10 (1.18%) Internet
4 9 (1.06%) Intranet
5 6 (0.71%) Wireless
6 1 (0.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.12%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.18%) MySQL
2 26 (3.06%) Redis
3 21 (2.47%) MongoDB
3 21 (2.47%) Relational Database
4 13 (1.53%) DynamoDB
5 7 (0.82%) SQL Server
6 5 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.47%) GIS
7 4 (0.47%) QGIS
8 3 (0.35%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 80 (9.42%) Git (software)
2 76 (8.95%) webpack
3 63 (7.42%) JIRA
4 55 (6.48%) Axure RP
5 40 (4.71%) Babel
6 38 (4.48%) Bundler
7 35 (4.12%) ESLint
8 31 (3.65%) gulp
8 31 (3.65%) Jasmine
8 31 (3.65%) Karma Test Runner
9 23 (2.71%) SonarQube
10 21 (2.47%) GitLab
10 21 (2.47%) rollup.js
10 21 (2.47%) Travis CI
11 19 (2.24%) Dreamweaver
12 17 (2.00%) Jenkins
13 14 (1.65%) Cypress.io
14 13 (1.53%) Mocha
14 13 (1.53%) Storybook
14 13 (1.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 311 (36.63%) Social Skills
2 246 (28.98%) Marketing
3 143 (16.84%) Finance
4 141 (16.61%) Advertising
5 70 (8.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 68 (8.01%) Games
7 61 (7.18%) Presentation Skills
7 61 (7.18%) Publishing
8 57 (6.71%) Automotive
8 57 (6.71%) Retail
9 48 (5.65%) Public Sector
10 46 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (4.48%) Organisational Skills
12 32 (3.77%) Law
13 27 (3.18%) Legal
13 27 (3.18%) Manufacturing
14 23 (2.71%) Military
15 20 (2.36%) Multimedia
15 20 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 429 (50.53%) Designer
2 198 (23.32%) UX Designer
3 149 (17.55%) UI Designer
4 145 (17.08%) Developer
5 106 (12.49%) UI/UX Designer
6 89 (10.48%) Senior Designer
7 72 (8.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 37 (4.36%) Digital Designer
9 34 (4.00%) Senior UI Designer
10 33 (3.89%) Senior Developer
11 31 (3.65%) Junior
12 26 (3.06%) Senior UX Designer
13 21 (2.47%) Graphic Designer
13 21 (2.47%) Video Content Producer
14 19 (2.24%) JavaScript Developer
14 19 (2.24%) Lead Designer
15 17 (2.00%) Lead UX Designer
15 17 (2.00%) Marketing Specialist
15 17 (2.00%) Video Editor
16 16 (1.88%) Creative Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (41.70%) HTML
2 284 (33.45%) CSS
3 162 (19.08%) HTML5
4 141 (16.61%) React
5 96 (11.31%) CSS3
6 93 (10.95%) Node.js
7 77 (9.07%) AngularJS
8 68 (8.01%) Sass
9 61 (7.18%) Vue.js
10 58 (6.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 57 (6.71%) Redux
12 54 (6.36%) OLE
13 46 (5.42%) Jest
14 44 (5.18%) jQuery
15 36 (4.24%) REST
16 35 (4.12%) MobX
17 33 (3.89%) LESS
18 26 (3.06%) GraphQL
18 26 (3.06%) HTML5 Canvas
18 26 (3.06%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 482 (56.77%) User Experience
2 136 (16.02%) Social Media
3 131 (15.43%) Graphic Design
4 115 (13.55%) Mobile App
5 88 (10.37%) Video Editing
6 79 (9.31%) Animation
7 73 (8.60%) Blog
8 53 (6.24%) Motion Graphics
9 42 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
10 34 (4.00%) Photography
11 31 (3.65%) Blockchain
12 27 (3.18%) W3C
13 24 (2.83%) Management Information System
13 24 (2.83%) Smartphone
14 21 (2.47%) Podcast
15 18 (2.12%) Algorithms
16 17 (2.00%) Cyberattack
17 16 (1.88%) Low-Code
18 15 (1.77%) Cardano
19 12 (1.41%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 68 (8.01%) Android
2 65 (7.66%) Apple iOS
3 32 (3.77%) Windows
4 17 (2.00%) Windows Phone
5 8 (0.94%) Mac OS X
5 8 (0.94%) Windows 10
6 7 (0.82%) Linux
7 5 (0.59%) Unix
7 5 (0.59%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.12%) Debian
9 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (40.05%) UX Design
2 276 (32.51%) Wireframes
3 206 (24.26%) Agile
4 177 (20.85%) Prototyping
5 129 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
6 119 (14.02%) Analytics
7 112 (13.19%) Front End Development
8 108 (12.72%) User Research
9 107 (12.60%) SEO
10 97 (11.43%) Interaction Design
11 96 (11.31%) Visualisation
12 94 (11.07%) Typography
13 79 (9.31%) UX Research
14 74 (8.72%) DevOps
15 71 (8.36%) Coaching
15 71 (8.36%) Web Design
16 69 (8.13%) Data Visualisation
16 69 (8.13%) Project Management
17 67 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
18 66 (7.77%) Storyboarding
Programming Languages
1 256 (30.15%) JavaScript
2 62 (7.30%) ES6
3 36 (4.24%) TypeScript
4 34 (4.00%) R
5 25 (2.94%) C#
6 24 (2.83%) PHP
7 17 (2.00%) SQL
8 15 (1.77%) Java
9 11 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.18%) Rust
11 8 (0.94%) ES7
11 8 (0.94%) JSX
12 6 (0.71%) Go
13 5 (0.59%) C++
13 5 (0.59%) Haskell
13 5 (0.59%) Python
13 5 (0.59%) Scala
13 5 (0.59%) VBA
14 2 (0.24%) C
15 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 187 (22.03%) Degree
2 22 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
2 22 (2.59%) Master's Degree
3 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.12%) HNC
4 1 (0.12%) HND
4 1 (0.12%) PCI QSA
4 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (19.55%) Accessibility
2 51 (6.01%) QA
3 20 (2.36%) GDPR
4 9 (1.06%) WCAG
5 5 (0.59%) SLA
6 3 (0.35%) WAI
7 2 (0.24%) NCSC
8 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (5.77%) Docker
2 13 (1.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (1.65%) Kubernetes
2 8 (0.94%) Jamf Pro
2 8 (0.94%) Packer
2 8 (0.94%) Puppet
2 8 (0.94%) Rancher
2 8 (0.94%) SCCM
3 1 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 536 (63.13%) Adobe
2 123 (14.49%) Google
3 55 (6.48%) Microsoft
4 38 (4.48%) Apple
5 36 (4.24%) Oracle
6 30 (3.53%) Twitter
7 29 (3.42%) Sony
8 28 (3.30%) Instagram
9 23 (2.71%) Facebook
10 22 (2.59%) TikTok
11 21 (2.47%) SAP
12 18 (2.12%) YouTube
13 17 (2.00%) Wallstreet Suite
14 16 (1.88%) Sitecore
15 14 (1.65%) Cisco
15 14 (1.65%) Databricks
15 14 (1.65%) DocuSign
15 14 (1.65%) Informatica
15 14 (1.65%) MuleSoft
16 13 (1.53%) Hotjar