Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 375 336 290
Rank change year-on-year -39 -46 -66
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1458 1898 2357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 0.96% 1.08%
As % of the Applications category 9.44% 10.43% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1651 1891
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% +6.06%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year - +4.84% +3.33%

Photoshop is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15451 18199 21787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.78% 9.19% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12009 14885 17189
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -

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 17 August 2017.

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 17 August 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 -33 1391 £37,500 +4.17% 139
UK excluding London -34 834 £32,500 - 76
London -64 599 £47,500 +6.74% 67
South East +27 289 £34,250 -2.14% 18
North of England -7 198 £30,000 -7.69% 21
Midlands -34 139 £32,500 +8.33% 18
Yorkshire +57 115 £28,250 -5.83% 11
West Midlands -34 102 £31,500 +14.55% 12
South West -3 86 £40,000 +23.08% 6
North West -61 79 £34,500 +4.55% 10
East of England -50 77 £28,500 -18.57% 9
Scotland +24 39 £42,500 +41.67% 4
East Midlands +12 37 £36,250 +7.41% 6
Wales +4 9 £28,500 -12.31%
North East +27 6 £30,750 +11.82%

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 1071 (73.46%) HTML
2 1024 (70.23%) CSS
3 831 (57.00%) JavaScript
4 795 (54.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 755 (51.78%) User Experience
6 719 (49.31%) Adobe
7 543 (37.24%) HTML5
8 502 (34.43%) jQuery
9 450 (30.86%) Front End Development
10 400 (27.43%) CSS3
11 379 (25.99%) Wireframes
12 366 (25.10%) Marketing
13 364 (24.97%) Agile Software Development
14 345 (23.66%) Web Development
15 294 (20.16%) AngularJS
16 273 (18.72%) PHP
17 262 (17.97%) Sass
18 253 (17.35%) Web Design
19 214 (14.68%) Git (software)
20 213 (14.61%) Responsive Web Design
21 210 (14.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 197 (13.51%) CMS
23 176 (12.07%) InDesign
24 174 (11.93%) WordPress
25 159 (10.91%) E-Commerce
26 157 (10.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 156 (10.70%) Prototyping
28 155 (10.63%) Finance
29 152 (10.43%) SEO
30 136 (9.33%) Axure RP

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
1 197 (13.51%) CMS
2 174 (11.93%) WordPress
3 38 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 35 (2.40%) Marvel
4 35 (2.40%) Umbraco
5 33 (2.26%) Drupal
6 23 (1.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 20 (1.37%) Apache
8 18 (1.23%) EPiServer
9 16 (1.10%) IIS
10 14 (0.96%) Joomla!
11 9 (0.62%) MS Exchange
11 9 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (0.34%) Kentico
14 4 (0.27%) nginx
14 4 (0.27%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.21%) Confluence
15 3 (0.21%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.21%) Moodle
Applications
1 795 (54.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 210 (14.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 176 (12.07%) InDesign
4 110 (7.54%) InVision
5 88 (6.04%) Microsoft Office
6 68 (4.66%) Adobe After Effects
7 49 (3.36%) OmniGraffle
8 46 (3.16%) Adobe Premiere
9 39 (2.67%) Fireworks
10 35 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
11 29 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 23 (1.58%) GIMP
13 20 (1.37%) MS Visio
14 18 (1.23%) Acrobat
15 17 (1.17%) Final Cut Pro
16 16 (1.10%) UXPin
17 12 (0.82%) Inkscape
18 11 (0.75%) Moqups
19 9 (0.62%) Adobe Captivate
19 9 (0.62%) Maya
Business Applications
1 38 (2.61%) Magento
2 18 (1.23%) WebTrends
3 14 (0.96%) Shopify
4 13 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.69%) OpenCart
6 5 (0.34%) Eloqua
7 4 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.069%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.069%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.069%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 48 (3.29%) Google Analytics
3 27 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (1.65%) GitHub
5 20 (1.37%) SaaS
6 16 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (0.96%) Office 365
9 13 (0.89%) Adobe Analytics
10 11 (0.75%) Sage Pay
11 7 (0.48%) MailChimp
12 6 (0.41%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.34%) AdWords
14 4 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
14 4 (0.27%) Silverpop
15 3 (0.21%) eCircle
15 3 (0.21%) Slack
16 1 (0.069%) Kissmetrics
16 1 (0.069%) PaaS
16 1 (0.069%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.57%) Internet
2 15 (1.03%) TCP/IP
3 14 (0.96%) Intranet
4 13 (0.89%) DNS
5 11 (0.75%) SSL
5 11 (0.75%) VoIP
6 9 (0.62%) FTP
7 8 (0.55%) DHCP
7 8 (0.55%) LAN
7 8 (0.55%) SSH
8 7 (0.48%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.41%) Firewall
9 6 (0.41%) HTTP
9 6 (0.41%) VLAN
9 6 (0.41%) VPN
10 5 (0.34%) Skype
10 5 (0.34%) SMS
10 5 (0.34%) WAN
11 4 (0.27%) Wireless
12 3 (0.21%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (7.48%) MySQL
2 55 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 10 (0.69%) MongoDB
3 10 (0.69%) Relational Database
4 8 (0.55%) NoSQL
5 7 (0.48%) RDBMS
5 7 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.34%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.21%) QlikView
9 2 (0.14%) Big Data
9 2 (0.14%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.069%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.069%) GIS
10 1 (0.069%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.069%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 214 (14.68%) Git (software)
2 136 (9.33%) Axure RP
3 92 (6.31%) gulp
4 87 (5.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 83 (5.69%) Dreamweaver
6 78 (5.35%) Grunt
7 47 (3.22%) Subversion
8 36 (2.47%) Visual Studio
9 35 (2.40%) JIRA
10 27 (1.85%) Bitbucket
11 18 (1.23%) Jenkins
12 17 (1.17%) Bower
13 14 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
14 13 (0.89%) JIRA Agile
15 12 (0.82%) Jasmine
16 11 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (0.75%) Visual Website Optimizer
17 9 (0.62%) CasperJS
17 9 (0.62%) PHPUnit
18 8 (0.55%) webpack
General
1 366 (25.10%) Marketing
2 155 (10.63%) Finance
3 91 (6.24%) Games
4 68 (4.66%) Banking
5 64 (4.39%) Advertising
6 63 (4.32%) Retail
7 46 (3.16%) Private Banking
8 43 (2.95%) Corporate Banking
9 35 (2.40%) Publishing
10 30 (2.06%) Telecoms
11 29 (1.99%) Legal
12 14 (0.96%) Electronics
13 12 (0.82%) Multimedia
14 9 (0.62%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.48%) Automotive
16 4 (0.27%) Local Government
17 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.14%) Back Office
18 2 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 754 (51.71%) Developer
2 522 (35.80%) Designer
3 421 (28.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 227 (15.57%) UX Designer
5 191 (13.10%) HTML Developer
6 185 (12.69%) Web Developer
7 159 (10.91%) HTML CSS Developer
8 145 (9.95%) UI Designer
9 138 (9.47%) JavaScript Developer
10 119 (8.16%) Web Designer
11 105 (7.20%) UI/UX Designer
12 98 (6.72%) Digital Designer
13 95 (6.52%) Senior Designer
14 85 (5.83%) UI Developer
15 83 (5.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 83 (5.69%) Junior
16 71 (4.87%) PHP Developer
17 60 (4.12%) Graphic Designer
17 60 (4.12%) Senior Developer
18 53 (3.64%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1071 (73.46%) HTML
2 1024 (70.23%) CSS
3 543 (37.24%) HTML5
4 502 (34.43%) jQuery
5 400 (27.43%) CSS3
6 294 (20.16%) AngularJS
7 262 (17.97%) Sass
8 157 (10.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 134 (9.19%) .NET
10 125 (8.57%) Ajax
11 101 (6.93%) React
12 89 (6.10%) Node.js
13 87 (5.97%) LESS
14 64 (4.39%) ASP.NET
15 59 (4.05%) JSON
16 51 (3.50%) XHTML
17 49 (3.36%) Laravel
18 48 (3.29%) REST
19 44 (3.02%) Symfony
19 44 (3.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 755 (51.78%) User Experience
2 123 (8.44%) Social Media
3 108 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 104 (7.13%) Graphic Design
5 69 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
7 57 (3.91%) Online Banking
8 53 (3.64%) Animation
9 45 (3.09%) Computer Science
10 37 (2.54%) W3C
11 25 (1.71%) Digital Media
11 25 (1.71%) Fintech
12 24 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 24 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
13 23 (1.58%) Motion Graphics
14 22 (1.51%) BBC
15 16 (1.10%) e-Learning
16 11 (0.75%) Smartphone
17 10 (0.69%) iPad
18 9 (0.62%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 73 (5.01%) Linux
2 68 (4.66%) Android
3 66 (4.53%) Apple iOS
4 45 (3.09%) Windows
5 18 (1.23%) Mac OS X
6 10 (0.69%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.55%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.41%) CentOS
10 4 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.14%) Unix
13 1 (0.069%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (30.86%) Front End Development
2 379 (25.99%) Wireframes
3 364 (24.97%) Agile Software Development
4 345 (23.66%) Web Development
5 253 (17.35%) Web Design
6 213 (14.61%) Responsive Web Design
7 159 (10.91%) E-Commerce
8 156 (10.70%) Prototyping
9 152 (10.43%) SEO
10 123 (8.44%) MVC
11 101 (6.93%) Analytics
12 92 (6.31%) Scrum
13 79 (5.42%) Typography
14 77 (5.28%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 76 (5.21%) Mobile First
16 72 (4.94%) Content Management
17 66 (4.53%) Time Management
18 64 (4.39%) Usability Testing
19 62 (4.25%) A/B Testing
20 61 (4.18%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 831 (57.00%) JavaScript
2 273 (18.72%) PHP
3 108 (7.41%) C#
4 86 (5.90%) SQL
5 71 (4.87%) Java
6 37 (2.54%) Ruby
7 32 (2.19%) C
8 30 (2.06%) C++
9 19 (1.30%) ES6
10 16 (1.10%) Python
11 14 (0.96%) T-SQL
12 13 (0.89%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.69%) TypeScript
14 7 (0.48%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.41%) Perl
15 6 (0.41%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.34%) ECMAScript
16 5 (0.34%) PHP 5
17 4 (0.27%) PHP 7
17 4 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 110 (7.54%) Degree
2 17 (1.17%) HND
3 12 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.75%) PhD
5 10 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.34%) EnCE
7 3 (0.21%) A+ Certification
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%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.14%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.069%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (1.71%) QA
2 10 (0.69%) WCAG
3 4 (0.27%) SLA
4 3 (0.21%) PMO
4 3 (0.21%) WAI
5 1 (0.069%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.069%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.069%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.41%) NFS
2 6 (0.41%) Samba
2 6 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (0.34%) Firmware
4 2 (0.14%) Docker
4 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (0.62%) cPanel
2 6 (0.41%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 719 (49.31%) Adobe
2 97 (6.65%) Microsoft
3 61 (4.18%) Google
4 25 (1.71%) Facebook
5 18 (1.23%) Apple
5 18 (1.23%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.03%) Omniture
7 13 (0.89%) Oracle
7 13 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (0.89%) Zend
8 11 (0.75%) Optimizely
8 11 (0.75%) Qubit
8 11 (0.75%) Sage
9 10 (0.69%) WorldPay
10 8 (0.55%) SAP
10 8 (0.55%) Twitter
11 7 (0.48%) DoubleClick
11 7 (0.48%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 6 (0.41%) ClickTale
12 6 (0.41%) Xamarin