Period
to 21 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 419 345 308
Rank change year-on-year -74 -37 -40
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1,278 1,576 2,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.72% 0.92% 1.09%
As % of the Applications category 8.57% 10.69% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,055 1,333 1,899
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £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 14,904 14,748 19,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.40% 8.61% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11,704 11,913 15,933
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 April 2018.

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 21 April 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 -65 1,226 £35,000 -2.78% 331
UK excluding London -59 800 £32,500 - 235
London -93 457 £40,000 -15.79% 105
South East -23 269 £32,500 -4.41% 62
North of England +5 223 £35,000 +7.69% 68
North West +18 127 £35,000 +8.53% 34
Midlands -41 122 £30,000 -7.69% 53
West Midlands -13 94 £30,000 +5.26% 32
Yorkshire +7 89 £30,500 -6.15% 29
East of England -56 83 £35,000 +16.67% 22
South West -27 72 £35,000 - 21
East Midlands -29 28 £30,000 -14.29% 21
Scotland -47 23 £35,000 - 7
Wales -8 8 £30,000 -5.51% 2
North East -26 7 £33,750 +28.57% 5

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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.

1 866 (67.76%) HTML
2 817 (63.93%) CSS
3 709 (55.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 623 (48.75%) JavaScript
4 623 (48.75%) Adobe
5 613 (47.97%) User Experience
6 374 (29.26%) jQuery
7 368 (28.79%) HTML5
8 336 (26.29%) Wireframes
9 316 (24.73%) Marketing
10 314 (24.57%) Front End Development
11 297 (23.24%) CSS3
12 275 (21.52%) Web Development
12 275 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
13 273 (21.36%) PHP
14 216 (16.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 210 (16.43%) AngularJS
16 206 (16.12%) Sass
17 194 (15.18%) Web Design
18 190 (14.87%) CMS
19 179 (14.01%) SEO
20 178 (13.93%) Git (software)
21 172 (13.46%) Degree
22 169 (13.22%) InDesign
23 168 (13.15%) Prototyping
24 153 (11.97%) Responsive Web Design
25 148 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 147 (11.50%) MySQL
27 145 (11.35%) WordPress
28 144 (11.27%) Mobile App

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
1 190 (14.87%) CMS
2 145 (11.35%) WordPress
3 28 (2.19%) Drupal
4 24 (1.88%) Marvel
5 14 (1.10%) Joomla!
6 13 (1.02%) Apache
6 13 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 11 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (0.63%) nginx
9 6 (0.47%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.47%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.39%) IIS
11 4 (0.31%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.23%) Confluence
12 3 (0.23%) Kentico
12 3 (0.23%) Moodle
13 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.16%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.078%) Community Server
Applications
1 709 (55.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 216 (16.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 169 (13.22%) InDesign
4 100 (7.82%) InVision
5 70 (5.48%) Adobe After Effects
6 52 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
7 44 (3.44%) OmniGraffle
8 43 (3.36%) Adobe Premiere
9 37 (2.90%) GIMP
10 36 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 32 (2.50%) Fireworks
12 29 (2.27%) UXPin
13 22 (1.72%) Acrobat
14 16 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
15 11 (0.86%) Pixate
16 10 (0.78%) Camtasia
16 10 (0.78%) Maya
16 10 (0.78%) MS Visio
17 8 (0.63%) 3ds Max
18 5 (0.39%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 19 (1.49%) Magento
2 8 (0.63%) Eloqua
3 5 (0.39%) Shopify
4 4 (0.31%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.16%) Sprinklr
7 1 (0.078%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.078%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.078%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 91 (7.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 51 (3.99%) Google Analytics
3 32 (2.50%) SaaS
4 28 (2.19%) npm
5 15 (1.17%) AdWords
5 15 (1.17%) MailChimp
6 12 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (0.86%) GitHub
7 11 (0.86%) Yarn
8 10 (0.78%) TestFlight
9 8 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
10 6 (0.47%) Asana
10 6 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.31%) Firebase
12 4 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
13 3 (0.23%) iTunes
14 2 (0.16%) CheetahMail
14 2 (0.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.41%) Firewall
1 18 (1.41%) Internet
2 16 (1.25%) FTP
2 16 (1.25%) SSH
3 13 (1.02%) Telnet
4 10 (0.78%) SMS
5 8 (0.63%) Broadband
6 7 (0.55%) Intranet
6 7 (0.55%) SAN
7 6 (0.47%) Extranet
8 5 (0.39%) DNS
9 4 (0.31%) NAS
10 2 (0.16%) PPP
10 2 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.078%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.078%) HTTP
11 1 (0.078%) IMAP
11 1 (0.078%) WEP
11 1 (0.078%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (11.50%) MySQL
2 30 (2.35%) MongoDB
3 23 (1.80%) SQL Server
4 13 (1.02%) SQLite
5 10 (0.78%) RethinkDB
6 7 (0.55%) Redis
7 6 (0.47%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.39%) GIS
8 5 (0.39%) QlikView
8 5 (0.39%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.23%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.23%) phpMyAdmin
10 2 (0.16%) Big Data
10 2 (0.16%) EDMS
10 2 (0.16%) Geospatial Data
10 2 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.078%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.078%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 178 (13.93%) Git (software)
2 125 (9.78%) Axure RP
3 94 (7.36%) gulp
4 87 (6.81%) Dreamweaver
5 81 (6.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 76 (5.95%) Grunt
7 51 (3.99%) Visual Studio
8 41 (3.21%) Subversion
9 35 (2.74%) webpack
10 26 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (1.72%) Bitbucket
12 19 (1.49%) JIRA
12 19 (1.49%) Xcode
13 16 (1.25%) Jasmine
13 16 (1.25%) TeamCity
14 12 (0.94%) Karma Test Runner
15 11 (0.86%) Mercurial
16 6 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 5 (0.39%) git-flow
18 4 (0.31%) Babel
General
1 316 (24.73%) Marketing
2 104 (8.14%) Finance
3 85 (6.65%) Games
4 56 (4.38%) Retail
5 55 (4.30%) Advertising
6 19 (1.49%) Publishing
6 19 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.17%) Automotive
7 15 (1.17%) Legal
8 14 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.94%) Banking
10 7 (0.55%) Electronics
10 7 (0.55%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.47%) Back Office
12 5 (0.39%) Law
13 4 (0.31%) Brand Awareness
13 4 (0.31%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.31%) Military
13 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 578 (45.23%) Designer
2 569 (44.52%) Developer
3 284 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 220 (17.21%) UX Designer
5 172 (13.46%) UI Designer
6 127 (9.94%) Digital Designer
7 118 (9.23%) Web Developer
8 114 (8.92%) Web Designer
9 97 (7.59%) UI/UX Designer
10 81 (6.34%) PHP Developer
11 75 (5.87%) JavaScript Developer
12 71 (5.56%) Senior Designer
13 59 (4.62%) Junior
14 54 (4.23%) Graphic Designer
15 53 (4.15%) HTML Developer
16 47 (3.68%) UI Developer
17 46 (3.60%) HTML CSS Developer
18 42 (3.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 31 (2.43%) Junior Developer
19 31 (2.43%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 866 (67.76%) HTML
2 817 (63.93%) CSS
3 374 (29.26%) jQuery
4 368 (28.79%) HTML5
5 297 (23.24%) CSS3
6 210 (16.43%) AngularJS
7 206 (16.12%) Sass
8 148 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 139 (10.88%) React
10 102 (7.98%) Node.js
11 87 (6.81%) .NET
12 82 (6.42%) Ajax
13 69 (5.40%) LESS
14 57 (4.46%) RESTful
15 55 (4.30%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 51 (3.99%) LAMP
17 48 (3.76%) Web Services
18 43 (3.36%) JSON
18 43 (3.36%) XML
19 35 (2.74%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 613 (47.97%) User Experience
2 144 (11.27%) Mobile App
3 139 (10.88%) Graphic Design
4 96 (7.51%) Social Media
5 71 (5.56%) Animation
6 56 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
7 54 (4.23%) Self-Motivation
8 34 (2.66%) Fintech
9 28 (2.19%) Blog
10 26 (2.03%) BBC
11 25 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
12 20 (1.56%) Computer Science
13 19 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
14 16 (1.25%) Video Editing
15 14 (1.10%) Photography
16 13 (1.02%) Cyberattack
16 13 (1.02%) Driving Licence
17 12 (0.94%) W3C
18 11 (0.86%) SCORM
19 10 (0.78%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 69 (5.40%) Android
2 67 (5.24%) Linux
3 53 (4.15%) Apple iOS
4 39 (3.05%) Windows
5 12 (0.94%) Windows 10
6 9 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 9 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.23%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.23%) Unix
7 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.16%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.078%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.078%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.078%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (26.29%) Wireframes
2 314 (24.57%) Front End Development
3 275 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 275 (21.52%) Web Development
4 194 (15.18%) Web Design
5 179 (14.01%) SEO
6 168 (13.15%) Prototyping
7 153 (11.97%) Responsive Web Design
8 143 (11.19%) E-Commerce
9 122 (9.55%) Analytics
10 93 (7.28%) Problem-Solving
11 61 (4.77%) Scrum
12 60 (4.69%) MVC
13 58 (4.54%) Typography
14 56 (4.38%) Rapid Prototyping
15 55 (4.30%) Digital Marketing
15 55 (4.30%) Software Engineering
16 52 (4.07%) Content Management
17 51 (3.99%) Time Management
18 48 (3.76%) A/B Testing
Programming Languages
1 623 (48.75%) JavaScript
2 273 (21.36%) PHP
3 95 (7.43%) Java
4 76 (5.95%) C#
5 53 (4.15%) SQL
6 35 (2.74%) ES6
7 30 (2.35%) Python
8 28 (2.19%) Objective-C
9 21 (1.64%) Apple Swift
10 20 (1.56%) TypeScript
11 18 (1.41%) Ruby
12 10 (0.78%) C++
13 8 (0.63%) ActionScript
13 8 (0.63%) C
14 7 (0.55%) ActionScript 3.0
14 7 (0.55%) PHP 7
14 7 (0.55%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.31%) ES7
16 2 (0.16%) ES8
16 2 (0.16%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 172 (13.46%) Degree
2 6 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (0.47%) Master's Degree
2 6 (0.47%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.39%) HNC
3 5 (0.39%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.23%) MCSA
4 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.23%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.16%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.16%) ISEB
6 1 (0.078%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.078%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.43%) QA
2 5 (0.39%) COSHH
2 5 (0.39%) GMP
3 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.23%) WAI
4 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.078%) SLA
5 1 (0.078%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (0.63%) Docker
2 7 (0.55%) LXC
3 4 (0.31%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.078%) Kerio MailServer
4 1 (0.078%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.078%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (0.78%) cPanel
2 2 (0.16%) Plesk
3 1 (0.078%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.078%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 623 (48.75%) Adobe
2 113 (8.84%) Google
3 68 (5.32%) Microsoft
4 47 (3.68%) Twitter
5 35 (2.74%) Apple
6 29 (2.27%) Facebook
7 21 (1.64%) Capita
8 16 (1.25%) Xamarin
9 13 (1.02%) Sitecore
10 8 (0.63%) HubSpot
10 8 (0.63%) WooCommerce
10 8 (0.63%) Yahoo!
11 7 (0.55%) Marketo
11 7 (0.55%) Zend
12 6 (0.47%) iRise
13 5 (0.39%) Autodesk
13 5 (0.39%) Tableau
13 5 (0.39%) VMware
14 4 (0.31%) Cisco
14 4 (0.31%) Perforce