Period
to 21 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 340 305
Rank change year-on-year -31 -35 -61
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1,400 1,626 2,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 0.92% 1.04%
As % of the Applications category 9.54% 10.81% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,176 1,408 1,822
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 14,672 15,039 20,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.54% 8.55% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11,573 12,322 16,385
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,927 £33,000
% change year-on-year -1.30% -0.22% +1.54%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 1,321 £35,000 - 342
UK excluding London -42 776 £32,500 - 224
London -27 595 £45,000 - 127
South East -18 225 £32,500 -7.14% 58
North of England -12 172 £35,000 +10.24% 80
Midlands +16 165 £30,000 -9.09% 40
West Midlands +22 133 £30,000 -3.23% 28
North West -16 102 £35,000 +10.24% 48
East of England -26 94 £30,000 -7.69% 17
South West -25 71 £32,750 +9.17% 20
Yorkshire +7 67 £40,000 +29.53% 27
Scotland -37 39 £38,750 +29.17% 4
East Midlands -3 32 £27,500 -21.43% 12
Wales +15 12 £26,250 -19.23% 4
North East -11 3 £30,000 -4.00% 5
Northern Ireland -16 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 1,002 (71.57%) HTML
2 946 (67.57%) CSS
3 780 (55.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 753 (53.79%) JavaScript
5 692 (49.43%) User Experience
6 637 (45.50%) Adobe
7 470 (33.57%) HTML5
8 435 (31.07%) jQuery
9 379 (27.07%) Front End Development
10 362 (25.86%) CSS3
11 357 (25.50%) Marketing
12 342 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
13 332 (23.71%) Web Development
14 315 (22.50%) Wireframes
15 295 (21.07%) PHP
16 275 (19.64%) AngularJS
17 262 (18.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 233 (16.64%) Web Design
19 227 (16.21%) Git (software)
20 218 (15.57%) CMS
21 217 (15.50%) Sass
22 211 (15.07%) SEO
23 205 (14.64%) Responsive Web Design
24 184 (13.14%) Mobile App
25 163 (11.64%) InDesign
25 163 (11.64%) WordPress
26 159 (11.36%) Degree
27 156 (11.14%) E-Commerce
28 148 (10.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 140 (10.00%) MySQL

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
1 218 (15.57%) CMS
2 163 (11.64%) WordPress
3 36 (2.57%) Drupal
4 32 (2.29%) SharePoint
5 30 (2.14%) Umbraco
6 25 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 22 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (1.14%) Marvel
9 15 (1.07%) Joomla!
10 12 (0.86%) EPiServer
11 10 (0.71%) IIS
12 9 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.43%) Apache
14 5 (0.36%) ExpressionEngine
14 5 (0.36%) SilverStripe
15 4 (0.29%) DNN
15 4 (0.29%) Moodle
16 3 (0.21%) Confluence
16 3 (0.21%) nginx
17 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 780 (55.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 262 (18.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 163 (11.64%) InDesign
4 120 (8.57%) InVision
5 78 (5.57%) Adobe After Effects
6 72 (5.14%) Microsoft Office
7 44 (3.14%) Adobe Premiere
8 39 (2.79%) OmniGraffle
9 33 (2.36%) Fireworks
9 33 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 24 (1.71%) UXPin
11 21 (1.50%) GIMP
12 17 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
13 14 (1.00%) Acrobat
14 8 (0.57%) Maya
15 7 (0.50%) Final Cut Pro
16 6 (0.43%) 3ds Max
16 6 (0.43%) NUKE
17 5 (0.36%) CINEMA 4D
18 3 (0.21%) Houdini
Business Applications
1 24 (1.71%) Magento
2 15 (1.07%) Eloqua
3 11 (0.79%) OpenCart
4 9 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.57%) WebTrends
6 7 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.21%) Shopify
7 3 (0.21%) Sprinklr
8 1 (0.071%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.071%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 79 (5.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 49 (3.50%) Google Analytics
3 35 (2.50%) SaaS
4 18 (1.29%) GitHub
4 18 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (1.29%) npm
5 15 (1.07%) MailChimp
6 12 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
6 12 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.71%) AdWords
8 9 (0.64%) Sage Pay
8 9 (0.64%) Slack
8 9 (0.64%) Yarn
9 6 (0.43%) Asana
9 6 (0.43%) TestFlight
10 5 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (0.29%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.21%) Office 365
13 2 (0.14%) Pure360
14 1 (0.071%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.36%) FTP
2 30 (2.14%) Internet
3 24 (1.71%) SMS
4 16 (1.14%) SSH
5 15 (1.07%) Firewall
6 13 (0.93%) Telnet
7 9 (0.64%) DNS
7 9 (0.64%) Intranet
8 5 (0.36%) Broadband
8 5 (0.36%) Extranet
9 4 (0.29%) NAS
9 4 (0.29%) PPP
9 4 (0.29%) SAN
10 3 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.14%) LAN
11 2 (0.14%) WAN
12 1 (0.071%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.071%) HTTP
12 1 (0.071%) SSL
12 1 (0.071%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (10.00%) MySQL
2 38 (2.71%) SQL Server
3 18 (1.29%) MongoDB
4 13 (0.93%) Big Data
4 13 (0.93%) SQLite
5 12 (0.86%) Geospatial Data
6 8 (0.57%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.43%) RethinkDB
8 5 (0.36%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.36%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.29%) QlikView
9 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.21%) phpMyAdmin
10 3 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.14%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.14%) GIS
11 2 (0.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 227 (16.21%) Git (software)
2 121 (8.64%) Axure RP
3 95 (6.79%) gulp
4 77 (5.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 68 (4.86%) Dreamweaver
6 64 (4.57%) Grunt
7 40 (2.86%) Visual Studio
8 38 (2.71%) JIRA
9 35 (2.50%) Subversion
10 32 (2.29%) Bitbucket
11 27 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (1.57%) webpack
13 21 (1.50%) Jasmine
14 16 (1.14%) Jenkins
15 12 (0.86%) TeamCity
16 11 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
17 10 (0.71%) git-flow
17 10 (0.71%) Vagrant
18 9 (0.64%) JIRA Agile
19 8 (0.57%) Xcode
General
1 357 (25.50%) Marketing
2 128 (9.14%) Finance
3 102 (7.29%) Games
4 94 (6.71%) Retail
5 77 (5.50%) Advertising
6 28 (2.00%) Banking
7 22 (1.57%) Publishing
8 19 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.29%) Multimedia
10 17 (1.21%) Automotive
11 15 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 14 (1.00%) Legal
13 12 (0.86%) Electronics
13 12 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.71%) Private Banking
15 8 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.36%) Swedish Language
17 4 (0.29%) Local Government
18 3 (0.21%) Back Office
18 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 654 (46.71%) Developer
2 582 (41.57%) Designer
3 355 (25.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 229 (16.36%) UX Designer
5 173 (12.36%) UI Designer
6 170 (12.14%) Web Developer
7 143 (10.21%) Web Designer
8 125 (8.93%) Digital Designer
9 107 (7.64%) UI/UX Designer
10 104 (7.43%) Senior Designer
11 98 (7.00%) HTML Developer
12 96 (6.86%) JavaScript Developer
13 84 (6.00%) PHP Developer
14 80 (5.71%) HTML CSS Developer
15 64 (4.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 58 (4.14%) Junior
16 58 (4.14%) Senior Developer
17 54 (3.86%) Graphic Designer
18 52 (3.71%) UI Developer
19 42 (3.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,002 (71.57%) HTML
2 946 (67.57%) CSS
3 470 (33.57%) HTML5
4 435 (31.07%) jQuery
5 362 (25.86%) CSS3
6 275 (19.64%) AngularJS
7 217 (15.50%) Sass
8 148 (10.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 140 (10.00%) React
10 108 (7.71%) Node.js
11 106 (7.57%) Ajax
12 103 (7.36%) .NET
13 78 (5.57%) LESS
14 50 (3.57%) LAMP
15 49 (3.50%) JSON
16 46 (3.29%) Backbone.js
17 45 (3.21%) Web Services
18 41 (2.93%) Vue (Vue.js)
19 36 (2.57%) ASP.NET
20 35 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 692 (49.43%) User Experience
2 184 (13.14%) Mobile App
3 135 (9.64%) Graphic Design
4 126 (9.00%) Social Media
5 80 (5.71%) Animation
6 67 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
7 61 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
8 46 (3.29%) Fintech
9 32 (2.29%) BBC
10 29 (2.07%) Computer Science
11 27 (1.93%) Linux Command Line
12 23 (1.64%) Blog
13 18 (1.29%) W3C
14 17 (1.21%) Motion Graphics
15 16 (1.14%) Photography
16 15 (1.07%) Digital Media
16 15 (1.07%) Driving Licence
17 13 (0.93%) Smartphone
18 12 (0.86%) Cyberattack
18 12 (0.86%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 79 (5.64%) Linux
2 63 (4.50%) Android
3 48 (3.43%) Apple iOS
4 33 (2.36%) Windows
5 12 (0.86%) Windows 7
6 11 (0.79%) Unix
6 11 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 9 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.43%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.21%) CentOS
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.071%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.071%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.071%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.071%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (27.07%) Front End Development
2 342 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
3 332 (23.71%) Web Development
4 315 (22.50%) Wireframes
5 233 (16.64%) Web Design
6 211 (15.07%) SEO
7 205 (14.64%) Responsive Web Design
8 156 (11.14%) E-Commerce
9 131 (9.36%) Prototyping
10 115 (8.21%) Analytics
11 92 (6.57%) MVC
12 84 (6.00%) Typography
13 75 (5.36%) Scrum
14 65 (4.64%) Content Management
15 61 (4.36%) A/B Testing
16 59 (4.21%) Rapid Prototyping
17 58 (4.14%) Open Source
17 58 (4.14%) Project Management
18 57 (4.07%) Software Engineering
19 54 (3.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 753 (53.79%) JavaScript
2 295 (21.07%) PHP
3 96 (6.86%) C#
4 77 (5.50%) Java
5 71 (5.07%) SQL
6 29 (2.07%) ES6
7 26 (1.86%) C
7 26 (1.86%) Ruby
8 21 (1.50%) Objective-C
9 17 (1.21%) Python
10 12 (0.86%) Apple Swift
11 11 (0.79%) ActionScript
11 11 (0.79%) TypeScript
12 9 (0.64%) ActionScript 3.0
13 7 (0.50%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.36%) C++
15 4 (0.29%) Groovy
15 4 (0.29%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.21%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 159 (11.36%) Degree
2 8 (0.57%) HNC
3 7 (0.50%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.21%) HND
6 3 (0.21%) MCSE
6 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.14%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.14%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.071%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.071%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.71%) QA
2 5 (0.36%) COSHH
2 5 (0.36%) GMP
3 4 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.21%) WCAG
5 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.14%) WAI
6 1 (0.071%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.071%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (0.50%) Docker
2 4 (0.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.21%) NFS
3 3 (0.21%) Samba
4 2 (0.14%) Firmware
4 2 (0.14%) LXC
5 1 (0.071%) Kerio MailServer
5 1 (0.071%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.071%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (0.64%) cPanel
2 8 (0.57%) Plesk
2 8 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.071%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 637 (45.50%) Adobe
2 85 (6.07%) Google
3 62 (4.43%) Microsoft
4 39 (2.79%) Facebook
5 32 (2.29%) Sitecore
6 28 (2.00%) Apple
7 27 (1.93%) Twitter
8 19 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (1.14%) Marketo
9 16 (1.14%) Xamarin
10 14 (1.00%) Sage
10 14 (1.00%) WooCommerce
11 13 (0.93%) Capita
12 11 (0.79%) Pardot
13 9 (0.64%) WorldPay
14 7 (0.50%) HubSpot
14 7 (0.50%) iRise
15 6 (0.43%) Zend
16 5 (0.36%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 5 (0.36%) VMware