Period
to 2 April 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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 556 500 410
Rank change year-on-year -56 -90 -73
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 501 826 1,312
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.56% 0.74%
As % of the Applications category 5.61% 6.64% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 412 648 1,094
Median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.29% +4.62% -

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 8,931 12,433 15,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.62% 8.40% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6,979 9,239 11,897
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,452 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.15% +7.69% -

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 2 April 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 2 April 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 -44 485 £39,000 -2.50% 129
UK excluding London -18 267 £37,500 +10.29% 96
London -26 219 £42,500 -15.00% 37
South East +63 99 £40,000 +6.67% 21
North of England -5 51 £36,000 +9.09% 32
Midlands +44 49 £35,000 +18.64% 19
East of England +59 45 £40,000 +25.98% 12
North West +10 33 £33,750 -10.00% 25
East Midlands +19 29 £35,000 +27.27% 10
Work from Home +17 21 £37,500 -16.67% 5
South West -1 21 £32,750 +0.77% 9
West Midlands +46 20 £35,000 - 9
Yorkshire +2 18 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Scotland +36 4 £33,000 -0.75% 2
Wales -13 1 £40,000 +68.42% 1

For the 6 months to 2 April 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.

1 294 (58.68%) HTML
2 291 (58.08%) CSS
3 285 (56.89%) Adobe
4 274 (54.69%) User Experience
5 267 (53.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 197 (39.32%) JavaScript
7 168 (33.53%) Sketch
8 141 (28.14%) Marketing
9 138 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
10 137 (27.35%) Front End Development
11 114 (22.75%) Wireframes
12 94 (18.76%) Sass
13 93 (18.56%) HTML5
14 83 (16.57%) Web Development
15 78 (15.57%) CSS3
15 78 (15.57%) Git (software)
16 77 (15.37%) Problem-Solving
17 75 (14.97%) InDesign
18 74 (14.77%) jQuery
19 73 (14.57%) CMS
20 72 (14.37%) InVision
21 68 (13.57%) Prototyping
22 62 (12.38%) Web Design
23 59 (11.78%) Degree
23 59 (11.78%) Finance
24 56 (11.18%) AngularJS
24 56 (11.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
24 56 (11.18%) Adobe After Effects
25 55 (10.98%) E-Commerce
26 54 (10.78%) Retail

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 73 (14.57%) CMS
2 33 (6.59%) WordPress
3 12 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.60%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (1.00%) Apache
6 4 (0.80%) Drupal
6 4 (0.80%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.60%) Confluence
7 3 (0.60%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.20%) IIS
8 1 (0.20%) Jetty
8 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.20%) Kentico
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 267 (53.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 168 (33.53%) Sketch
3 75 (14.97%) InDesign
4 72 (14.37%) InVision
5 56 (11.18%) Adobe After Effects
5 56 (11.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 49 (9.78%) Adobe XD
7 32 (6.39%) Microsoft Office
8 20 (3.99%) Zeplin
9 19 (3.79%) Adobe Premiere
9 19 (3.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 17 (3.39%) Figma
11 12 (2.40%) Acrobat
11 12 (2.40%) Fireworks
12 10 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (1.60%) AutoCAD
14 7 (1.40%) SketchUp
15 6 (1.20%) GIMP
16 5 (1.00%) 3ds Max
16 5 (1.00%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (2.59%) Magento
2 11 (2.20%) Shopify
3 5 (1.00%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (1.00%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.20%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.39%) SaaS
2 28 (5.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 20 (3.99%) GitHub
4 11 (2.20%) npm
5 10 (2.00%) Office 365
6 8 (1.60%) Azure
7 6 (1.20%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.00%) Firebase
8 5 (1.00%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.60%) AdWords
9 3 (0.60%) AWS
9 3 (0.60%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.40%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.20%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (0.20%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.60%) Firewall
2 7 (1.40%) DNS
2 7 (1.40%) Internet
3 4 (0.80%) DHCP
3 4 (0.80%) Network Security
3 4 (0.80%) RSVP
4 3 (0.60%) Wireless
5 2 (0.40%) Intranet
5 2 (0.40%) VLAN
6 1 (0.20%) NAS
6 1 (0.20%) SAN
6 1 (0.20%) VoIP
6 1 (0.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.39%) MySQL
2 13 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.20%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.40%) Power BI
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.20%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 78 (15.57%) Git (software)
2 42 (8.38%) Axure RP
3 39 (7.78%) Grunt
4 29 (5.79%) Balsamiq
5 27 (5.39%) webpack
6 21 (4.19%) gulp
7 14 (2.79%) Dreamweaver
7 14 (2.79%) JIRA
7 14 (2.79%) Visual Studio
8 10 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (1.80%) Jasmine
9 9 (1.80%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (1.20%) Fiddler
11 4 (0.80%) Protractor
11 4 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.60%) Hudson
13 2 (0.40%) Android Studio
13 2 (0.40%) Babel
13 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.40%) git-flow
General
1 141 (28.14%) Marketing
2 59 (11.78%) Finance
3 54 (10.78%) Retail
4 33 (6.59%) Advertising
5 32 (6.39%) Games
6 21 (4.19%) Publishing
7 11 (2.20%) Banking
8 10 (2.00%) Legal
8 10 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.20%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.80%) Social Housing
11 3 (0.60%) Law
12 2 (0.40%) Back Office
12 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.40%) Local Government
13 1 (0.20%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.20%) Electronics
13 1 (0.20%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.20%) Public Sector
13 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 236 (47.11%) Designer
2 188 (37.52%) Developer
3 114 (22.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 103 (20.56%) UX Designer
5 84 (16.77%) UI Designer
6 58 (11.58%) UI/UX Designer
7 39 (7.78%) Graphic Designer
8 36 (7.19%) Senior Designer
9 32 (6.39%) Junior
9 32 (6.39%) Web Developer
10 31 (6.19%) Digital Designer
11 30 (5.99%) Web Designer
12 25 (4.99%) Senior UX Designer
13 24 (4.79%) Senior Developer
14 23 (4.59%) Senior UI Designer
15 20 (3.99%) Junior Designer
16 17 (3.39%) HTML CSS Developer
16 17 (3.39%) HTML Developer
16 17 (3.39%) Senior UI/UX Designer
17 15 (2.99%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (58.68%) HTML
2 291 (58.08%) CSS
3 94 (18.76%) Sass
4 93 (18.56%) HTML5
5 78 (15.57%) CSS3
6 74 (14.77%) jQuery
7 56 (11.18%) AngularJS
8 53 (10.58%) LESS
9 47 (9.38%) Vue.js
10 46 (9.18%) React
11 27 (5.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 26 (5.19%) XHTML
13 19 (3.79%) Ajax
14 17 (3.39%) RESTful
14 17 (3.39%) Semantic HTML
15 16 (3.19%) .NET
16 14 (2.79%) Jest
16 14 (2.79%) XML
17 13 (2.59%) Node.js
18 12 (2.40%) Enzyme
Miscellaneous
1 274 (54.69%) User Experience
2 51 (10.18%) Social Media
3 47 (9.38%) Animation
4 37 (7.39%) Graphic Design
4 37 (7.39%) Mobile App
5 18 (3.59%) Motion Graphics
6 16 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (3.19%) Photography
7 13 (2.59%) W3C
8 11 (2.20%) Contract for Difference
9 10 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.80%) Blog
10 9 (1.80%) Video Editing
11 8 (1.60%) Podcast
12 7 (1.40%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (1.00%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.00%) Marketing Technology
14 4 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (0.80%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.19%) Android
1 26 (5.19%) Apple iOS
1 26 (5.19%) Windows
2 17 (3.39%) Linux
3 11 (2.20%) Windows 10
4 9 (1.80%) Windows 7
4 9 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.20%) Android TV
6 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (27.35%) Front End Development
3 114 (22.75%) Wireframes
4 83 (16.57%) Web Development
5 77 (15.37%) Problem-Solving
6 68 (13.57%) Prototyping
7 62 (12.38%) Web Design
8 55 (10.98%) E-Commerce
9 51 (10.18%) SEO
10 49 (9.78%) Analytics
11 45 (8.98%) Responsive Web Design
12 41 (8.18%) Digital Marketing
13 36 (7.19%) B2B
14 33 (6.59%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 32 (6.39%) Mobile First
15 32 (6.39%) Typography
16 28 (5.59%) Collaborative Working
17 26 (5.19%) Content Management
18 25 (4.99%) Email Marketing
18 25 (4.99%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 197 (39.32%) JavaScript
2 48 (9.58%) PHP
3 30 (5.99%) SQL
4 17 (3.39%) Java
5 11 (2.20%) ES6
6 8 (1.60%) C#
7 7 (1.40%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.40%) TypeScript
8 6 (1.20%) Apple Swift
8 6 (1.20%) Objective-C
9 3 (0.60%) C
10 2 (0.40%) Python
11 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.20%) C++
11 1 (0.20%) ES7
11 1 (0.20%) Go
11 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (11.78%) Degree
2 3 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (0.60%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.20%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.20%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.59%) QA
2 5 (1.00%) WCAG
3 4 (0.80%) GDPR
3 4 (0.80%) WAI
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (1.60%) Active Directory
1 8 (1.60%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.40%) Docker
3 1 (0.20%) NFS
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.60%) TeamSite
2 2 (0.40%) cPanel
2 2 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (0.40%) Plesk
2 2 (0.40%) WSUS
3 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 285 (56.89%) Adobe
2 42 (8.38%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.99%) Google
4 12 (2.40%) VMware
5 10 (2.00%) Apple
6 9 (1.80%) Twitter
7 8 (1.60%) Pardot
7 8 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.40%) YouTube
9 6 (1.20%) hybris
9 6 (1.20%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.00%) IBM
10 5 (1.00%) Progress
11 4 (0.80%) Marketo
12 3 (0.60%) McAfee
12 3 (0.60%) NetApp
12 3 (0.60%) Splunk
12 3 (0.60%) Veeam
13 2 (0.40%) OpenText
13 2 (0.40%) Sony