Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 455 385 340
Rank change year-on-year -70 -45 -41
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1,110 1,448 1,891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.82% 0.96%
As % of the Applications category 7.67% 9.39% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 896 1,247 1,642
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.84%

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 14,469 15,416 18,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.56% 8.76% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11,181 11,973 14,758
UK median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -63 1,081 £40,000 +6.67% 312
UK excluding London -8 715 £35,000 +7.69% 203
London -76 388 £45,000 -5.26% 117
South East -7 258 £40,000 +14.29% 46
North of England +36 223 £32,750 +9.17% 56
North West +60 118 £35,000 - 31
Yorkshire +8 96 £32,500 +16.07% 22
East of England +22 79 £40,000 +37.93% 26
Midlands -34 70 £35,000 +7.69% 37
South West -18 63 £33,750 -15.63% 30
West Midlands -30 49 £35,000 +11.11% 12
East Midlands -20 21 £40,000 +10.34% 25
Scotland -35 15 £34,000 -20.00% 6
North East -15 9 £32,500 +5.69% 3
Wales +2 4 £40,000 +53.85% 2
Northern Ireland - 3 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 719 (64.77%) HTML
2 695 (62.61%) CSS
3 576 (51.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 553 (49.82%) Adobe
5 548 (49.37%) User Experience
6 529 (47.66%) JavaScript
7 322 (29.01%) Front End Development
8 307 (27.66%) Wireframes
9 285 (25.68%) Marketing
9 285 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
10 283 (25.50%) HTML5
11 278 (25.05%) jQuery
12 235 (21.17%) Web Development
13 231 (20.81%) CSS3
14 224 (20.18%) PHP
15 205 (18.47%) Sass
16 186 (16.76%) Prototyping
17 185 (16.67%) AngularJS
18 176 (15.86%) CMS
19 169 (15.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 163 (14.68%) E-Commerce
21 159 (14.32%) SEO
22 158 (14.23%) Degree
23 151 (13.60%) WordPress
24 149 (13.42%) InDesign
25 147 (13.24%) React
26 142 (12.79%) Web Design
27 134 (12.07%) Git (software)
28 126 (11.35%) Google
29 117 (10.54%) Responsive Web Design

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
1 176 (15.86%) CMS
2 151 (13.60%) WordPress
3 35 (3.15%) Drupal
4 22 (1.98%) Umbraco
5 20 (1.80%) Marvel
6 18 (1.62%) Joomla!
7 8 (0.72%) Apache
8 7 (0.63%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.54%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.54%) Moodle
9 6 (0.54%) nginx
10 5 (0.45%) Confluence
11 4 (0.36%) IIS
11 4 (0.36%) Zope
12 3 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.27%) IBM Domino
12 3 (0.27%) Kentico
13 1 (0.090%) Amazon Alexa
13 1 (0.090%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.090%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 576 (51.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 169 (15.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 149 (13.42%) InDesign
4 87 (7.84%) InVision
5 66 (5.95%) Adobe After Effects
6 32 (2.88%) Adobe Premiere
7 31 (2.79%) OmniGraffle
8 30 (2.70%) GIMP
8 30 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 28 (2.52%) MS Visio
10 25 (2.25%) Fireworks
11 23 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
12 18 (1.62%) UXPin
13 16 (1.44%) Maya
13 16 (1.44%) Pixate
14 12 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
15 10 (0.90%) Acrobat
16 9 (0.81%) Camtasia
17 8 (0.72%) 3ds Max
18 7 (0.63%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 35 (3.15%) Magento
2 13 (1.17%) Shopify
3 6 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.36%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.18%) nopCommerce
5 2 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.090%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.090%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 71 (6.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 61 (5.50%) Google Analytics
3 29 (2.61%) npm
4 22 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (1.71%) GitHub
6 15 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (1.08%) MailChimp
8 11 (0.99%) SaaS
9 10 (0.90%) AdWords
10 7 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.63%) Google Play
11 5 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.27%) iTunes
12 3 (0.27%) PaaS
13 1 (0.090%) Office 365
13 1 (0.090%) Serverless
13 1 (0.090%) Slack
13 1 (0.090%) Trello
13 1 (0.090%) Twilio
13 1 (0.090%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.52%) Internet
2 4 (0.36%) DNS
2 4 (0.36%) Intranet
2 4 (0.36%) SAN
3 2 (0.18%) SMS
3 2 (0.18%) SSL
3 2 (0.18%) Wireless
4 1 (0.090%) 802.11
4 1 (0.090%) DHCP
4 1 (0.090%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.090%) Extranet
4 1 (0.090%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.090%) LAN
4 1 (0.090%) SSH
4 1 (0.090%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.090%) Telnet
4 1 (0.090%) VLAN
4 1 (0.090%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (7.57%) MySQL
2 28 (2.52%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.63%) Blockchain
3 7 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (0.54%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.45%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.45%) Redis
6 4 (0.36%) Big Data
7 3 (0.27%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.18%) EDMS
8 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.090%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.090%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.090%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 134 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 99 (8.92%) Axure RP
3 80 (7.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 62 (5.59%) gulp
5 60 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
6 50 (4.50%) Grunt
7 42 (3.78%) Visual Studio
8 36 (3.24%) webpack
9 34 (3.06%) Subversion
10 26 (2.34%) JIRA
11 14 (1.26%) Bitbucket
12 11 (0.99%) Jasmine
12 11 (0.99%) Karma Test Runner
12 11 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (0.90%) Xcode
14 8 (0.72%) Mercurial
15 6 (0.54%) TeamCity
16 5 (0.45%) git-flow
17 4 (0.36%) Bower
17 4 (0.36%) PostCSS
General
1 285 (25.68%) Marketing
2 85 (7.66%) Finance
3 65 (5.86%) Retail
4 59 (5.32%) Games
5 51 (4.59%) Advertising
6 20 (1.80%) Legal
7 19 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.44%) Automotive
9 10 (0.90%) Back Office
10 9 (0.81%) Brand Awareness
11 8 (0.72%) Banking
11 8 (0.72%) Publishing
12 7 (0.63%) Law
12 7 (0.63%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.54%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.45%) Billing
15 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.27%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.18%) Military
18 1 (0.090%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 502 (45.23%) Developer
2 489 (44.05%) Designer
3 267 (24.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 223 (20.09%) UX Designer
5 146 (13.15%) UI Designer
6 103 (9.28%) Web Developer
7 89 (8.02%) UI/UX Designer
8 84 (7.57%) JavaScript Developer
9 77 (6.94%) Digital Designer
10 68 (6.13%) Senior Designer
11 60 (5.41%) HTML Developer
12 53 (4.77%) HTML CSS Developer
12 53 (4.77%) Web Designer
13 51 (4.59%) UI Developer
14 49 (4.41%) PHP Developer
15 42 (3.78%) Junior
16 39 (3.51%) Senior UX Designer
17 38 (3.42%) Graphic Designer
18 35 (3.15%) Senior Developer
19 33 (2.97%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 719 (64.77%) HTML
2 695 (62.61%) CSS
3 283 (25.50%) HTML5
4 278 (25.05%) jQuery
5 231 (20.81%) CSS3
6 205 (18.47%) Sass
7 185 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 147 (13.24%) React
9 97 (8.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 79 (7.12%) Node.js
11 77 (6.94%) LESS
12 68 (6.13%) .NET
13 55 (4.95%) Vue.js
14 51 (4.59%) XML
15 49 (4.41%) Ajax
16 43 (3.87%) Web Services
17 41 (3.69%) RESTful
18 29 (2.61%) JSON
18 29 (2.61%) Laravel
19 28 (2.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 548 (49.37%) User Experience
2 109 (9.82%) Mobile App
3 98 (8.83%) Graphic Design
4 87 (7.84%) Social Media
5 49 (4.41%) Self-Motivation
6 39 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (2.79%) Computer Science
8 27 (2.43%) Fintech
8 27 (2.43%) Photography
9 25 (2.25%) Animation
10 20 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
11 19 (1.71%) Blog
12 18 (1.62%) Management Information System
13 16 (1.44%) Video Editing
14 14 (1.26%) W3C
15 12 (1.08%) Digital Media
16 11 (0.99%) e-Learning
16 11 (0.99%) Motion Graphics
17 10 (0.90%) Robotics
18 9 (0.81%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 59 (5.32%) Android
2 49 (4.41%) Apple iOS
3 32 (2.88%) Windows
4 23 (2.07%) Linux
5 6 (0.54%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.36%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.27%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.090%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.090%) Unix
10 1 (0.090%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (29.01%) Front End Development
2 307 (27.66%) Wireframes
3 285 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
4 235 (21.17%) Web Development
5 186 (16.76%) Prototyping
6 163 (14.68%) E-Commerce
7 159 (14.32%) SEO
8 142 (12.79%) Web Design
9 117 (10.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 106 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
11 104 (9.37%) Analytics
12 75 (6.76%) Digital Marketing
12 75 (6.76%) Time Management
13 73 (6.58%) Scrum
14 62 (5.59%) MVC
15 56 (5.05%) Mobile First
16 47 (4.23%) Email Marketing
17 44 (3.96%) Content Management
17 44 (3.96%) OO
18 43 (3.87%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 529 (47.66%) JavaScript
2 224 (20.18%) PHP
3 100 (9.01%) Java
4 61 (5.50%) C#
5 45 (4.05%) SQL
6 26 (2.34%) ES6
7 22 (1.98%) C
8 19 (1.71%) TypeScript
9 15 (1.35%) Python
10 14 (1.26%) T-SQL
10 14 (1.26%) VB.NET
11 13 (1.17%) C++
12 10 (0.90%) Apple Swift
12 10 (0.90%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.63%) Java 8
13 7 (0.63%) Kotlin
13 7 (0.63%) Ruby
14 6 (0.54%) ES7
15 5 (0.45%) XPath
16 4 (0.36%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 158 (14.23%) Degree
2 20 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.45%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.36%) ISEB
7 3 (0.27%) MCSA
7 3 (0.27%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.090%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.090%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.090%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.44%) QA
2 6 (0.54%) GDPR
3 4 (0.36%) WAI
3 4 (0.36%) WCAG
4 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.090%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (0.99%) Docker
2 4 (0.36%) LXC
3 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.090%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.090%) Varnish
4 1 (0.090%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.090%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (1.26%) cPanel
2 2 (0.18%) SCCM
3 1 (0.090%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.090%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.090%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.090%) WSUS
Vendors
1 553 (49.82%) Adobe
2 126 (11.35%) Google
3 83 (7.48%) Microsoft
4 45 (4.05%) Twitter
5 23 (2.07%) Facebook
6 19 (1.71%) Apple
7 14 (1.26%) Zend
8 12 (1.08%) Capita
9 11 (0.99%) Pardot
10 9 (0.81%) Optimizely
10 9 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.81%) WooCommerce
10 9 (0.81%) Xamarin
11 8 (0.72%) Blue Prism
11 8 (0.72%) Hootsuite
12 4 (0.36%) Autodesk
12 4 (0.36%) HP
13 3 (0.27%) Meraki
13 3 (0.27%) Telerik
13 3 (0.27%) Volusion