Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 585 469 385
Rank change year-on-year -116 -84 -38
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 500 928 1,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.61% 0.82%
As % of the Applications category 5.04% 7.11% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 425 696 1,173
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £58,700
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% -1.54%

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 9,922 13,043 14,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.90% 8.63% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7,863 9,730 11,716
UK median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £64,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

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 28 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Photoshop in the UK

Photoshop
Top 15 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 28 January 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 -101 479 £37,500 -6.25% 197
UK excluding London -76 272 £37,000 +8.82% 139
London -82 219 £40,000 -15.79% 65
South East +16 86 £40,000 - 32
North of England -32 62 £40,000 +17.65% 34
Midlands +41 54 £35,000 +27.27% 27
North West +24 42 £38,750 +10.71% 19
East of England +38 32 £38,750 +21.09% 22
East Midlands +6 28 £35,000 +21.74% 16
West Midlands +45 26 £35,000 +32.08% 11
South West -33 25 £32,500 -7.14% 17
Yorkshire -40 18 £40,000 +23.08% 13
Scotland +22 12 £27,500 -15.38% 4
North East +11 2 £35,750 +37.50% 2
Northern Ireland +2 1 £31,500 -23.64%

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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.

1 305 (61.00%) HTML
2 284 (56.80%) CSS
3 273 (54.60%) Adobe
4 260 (52.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 252 (50.40%) User Experience
6 220 (44.00%) JavaScript
7 143 (28.60%) Sketch
8 130 (26.00%) Front End Development
9 126 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
10 120 (24.00%) Marketing
11 111 (22.20%) Wireframes
12 100 (20.00%) Sass
13 96 (19.20%) Web Development
14 95 (19.00%) jQuery
15 94 (18.80%) HTML5
16 84 (16.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 80 (16.00%) CSS3
18 77 (15.40%) InDesign
19 75 (15.00%) AngularJS
20 72 (14.40%) Git (software)
21 63 (12.60%) WordPress
21 63 (12.60%) Problem-Solving
21 63 (12.60%) Adobe XD
22 62 (12.40%) Prototyping
23 61 (12.20%) CMS
24 60 (12.00%) Degree
25 55 (11.00%) Microsoft
26 54 (10.80%) PHP
26 54 (10.80%) Responsive Web Design
27 53 (10.60%) InVision

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 63 (12.60%) WordPress
2 61 (12.20%) CMS
3 14 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.60%) Drupal
5 11 (2.20%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.80%) Confluence
7 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.60%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.20%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 260 (52.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 143 (28.60%) Sketch
3 84 (16.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 77 (15.40%) InDesign
5 63 (12.60%) Adobe XD
6 53 (10.60%) InVision
7 44 (8.80%) Adobe After Effects
8 20 (4.00%) Adobe Premiere
9 16 (3.20%) Microsoft Office
10 15 (3.00%) Figma
10 15 (3.00%) Fireworks
11 14 (2.80%) Acrobat
12 10 (2.00%) OmniGraffle
13 9 (1.80%) 3ds Max
14 7 (1.40%) GIMP
15 6 (1.20%) Maya
15 6 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 5 (1.00%) AutoCAD
16 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
16 5 (1.00%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 17 (3.40%) Magento
2 6 (1.20%) Shopify
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.20%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.40%) SaaS
2 31 (6.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 20 (4.00%) npm
4 14 (2.80%) GitHub
5 8 (1.60%) Azure
5 8 (1.60%) MailChimp
6 6 (1.20%) AWS
6 6 (1.20%) Google Analytics
7 5 (1.00%) Firebase
7 5 (1.00%) Serverless
7 5 (1.00%) Slack
8 4 (0.80%) Asana
8 4 (0.80%) Office 365
9 3 (0.60%) G Suite
10 2 (0.40%) AdWords
10 2 (0.40%) Yarn
11 1 (0.20%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.20%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.40%) Internet
2 9 (1.80%) DNS
3 5 (1.00%) Firewall
4 4 (0.80%) DHCP
4 4 (0.80%) Wireless
5 3 (0.60%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (0.60%) VLAN
6 2 (0.40%) Intranet
7 1 (0.20%) HTTP
7 1 (0.20%) NAS
7 1 (0.20%) SAN
7 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.40%) MySQL
2 18 (3.60%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.80%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.60%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.20%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 72 (14.40%) Git (software)
2 42 (8.40%) gulp
2 42 (8.40%) webpack
3 41 (8.20%) Axure RP
4 39 (7.80%) Grunt
5 24 (4.80%) Balsamiq
6 18 (3.60%) Dreamweaver
7 17 (3.40%) JIRA
8 15 (3.00%) Jasmine
9 14 (2.80%) Karma Test Runner
9 14 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (2.80%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.60%) Protractor
11 6 (1.20%) Fiddler
12 5 (1.00%) Babel
12 5 (1.00%) PostCSS
13 4 (0.80%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.80%) Subversion
13 4 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
14 3 (0.60%) MSI
General
1 120 (24.00%) Marketing
2 47 (9.40%) Finance
3 37 (7.40%) Retail
4 34 (6.80%) Advertising
5 22 (4.40%) Publishing
6 21 (4.20%) Games
7 9 (1.80%) Banking
8 5 (1.00%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.00%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.80%) Legal
9 4 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.80%) Public Sector
10 3 (0.60%) Electronics
10 3 (0.60%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.40%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.20%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 228 (45.60%) Designer
2 188 (37.60%) Developer
3 109 (21.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 89 (17.80%) UX Designer
5 77 (15.40%) UI Designer
6 50 (10.00%) UI/UX Designer
7 49 (9.80%) Web Developer
8 44 (8.80%) Digital Designer
9 43 (8.60%) Senior Designer
10 39 (7.80%) Web Designer
11 37 (7.40%) Junior
12 32 (6.40%) Graphic Designer
13 26 (5.20%) Senior UX Designer
14 25 (5.00%) Senior UI Designer
15 23 (4.60%) UI Developer
16 19 (3.80%) Junior Designer
16 19 (3.80%) Senior Developer
17 17 (3.40%) PHP Developer
18 16 (3.20%) Senior UI/UX Designer
19 15 (3.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (61.00%) HTML
2 284 (56.80%) CSS
3 100 (20.00%) Sass
4 95 (19.00%) jQuery
5 94 (18.80%) HTML5
6 80 (16.00%) CSS3
7 75 (15.00%) AngularJS
8 49 (9.80%) Vue.js
9 45 (9.00%) LESS
10 42 (8.40%) React
11 30 (6.00%) Semantic HTML
12 26 (5.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 23 (4.60%) Node.js
14 21 (4.20%) Ajax
15 19 (3.80%) RESTful
16 17 (3.40%) .NET
17 13 (2.60%) Redux
17 13 (2.60%) XML
18 12 (2.40%) SVG
19 11 (2.20%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 252 (50.40%) User Experience
2 48 (9.60%) Social Media
3 44 (8.80%) Mobile App
4 38 (7.60%) Animation
5 32 (6.40%) Graphic Design
6 16 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.80%) W3C
8 12 (2.40%) Photography
9 10 (2.00%) e-Learning
10 9 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (1.80%) Podcast
10 9 (1.80%) Video Editing
11 8 (1.60%) Blog
11 8 (1.60%) Learning Management System
11 8 (1.60%) Motion Graphics
12 7 (1.40%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
14 5 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
15 4 (0.80%) 3D Graphics
15 4 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.00%) Android
2 29 (5.80%) Apple iOS
3 26 (5.20%) Windows
4 19 (3.80%) Windows 10
5 18 (3.60%) Windows 7
6 11 (2.20%) Linux
7 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.20%) Android TV
9 1 (0.20%) Unix
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (26.00%) Front End Development
2 126 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (22.20%) Wireframes
4 96 (19.20%) Web Development
5 63 (12.60%) Problem-Solving
6 62 (12.40%) Prototyping
7 54 (10.80%) Responsive Web Design
8 50 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 48 (9.60%) Web Design
10 40 (8.00%) B2B
11 36 (7.20%) Mobile First
11 36 (7.20%) SEO
12 32 (6.40%) Digital Marketing
13 30 (6.00%) Analytics
13 30 (6.00%) Collaborative Working
14 28 (5.60%) Typography
15 27 (5.40%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 21 (4.20%) Email Marketing
16 21 (4.20%) Scrum
16 21 (4.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 220 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 54 (10.80%) PHP
3 30 (6.00%) SQL
4 17 (3.40%) ES6
5 15 (3.00%) Java
5 15 (3.00%) TypeScript
6 14 (2.80%) C#
7 12 (2.40%) Python
8 9 (1.80%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.20%) Apple Swift
9 6 (1.20%) Objective-C
10 4 (0.80%) C
10 4 (0.80%) ES7
11 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.40%) C++
11 2 (0.40%) Groovy
11 2 (0.40%) Ruby
12 1 (0.20%) Go
12 1 (0.20%) JSX
12 1 (0.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 60 (12.00%) Degree
2 5 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.60%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.20%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.20%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.80%) QA
2 8 (1.60%) WAI
3 4 (0.80%) Def Stans
3 4 (0.80%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.60%) Docker
4 1 (0.20%) NFS
4 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (0.60%) cPanel
3 2 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (0.40%) Plesk
3 2 (0.40%) WSUS
4 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 273 (54.60%) Adobe
2 55 (11.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (5.40%) Apple
4 23 (4.60%) Google
5 11 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.00%) IBM
7 9 (1.80%) Pardot
7 9 (1.80%) Twitter
7 9 (1.80%) VMware
8 8 (1.60%) YouTube
9 7 (1.40%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.80%) Autodesk
10 4 (0.80%) Facebook
10 4 (0.80%) Zend
11 3 (0.60%) Cisco
11 3 (0.60%) ClickTale
11 3 (0.60%) McAfee
11 3 (0.60%) NetApp
11 3 (0.60%) Splunk
11 3 (0.60%) Veeam