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

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 438 368 322
Rank change year-on-year -70 -46 -33
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1,171 1,502 2,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.87% 1.04%
As % of the Applications category 8.02% 9.98% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 970 1,267 1,807
UK median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,375 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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 14,602 15,050 19,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.46% 8.72% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11,414 12,015 15,527
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +4.23%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% +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 June 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 June 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 -75 1,138 £35,000 -6.67% 330
UK excluding London -42 764 £35,000 +7.69% 230
London -102 395 £40,000 -20.00% 112
South East -4 290 £34,000 - 61
North of England +12 208 £35,000 +16.67% 72
North West +12 106 £35,000 - 37
Midlands -42 99 £35,000 +7.69% 44
Yorkshire -1 92 £31,000 +3.33% 28
East of England +7 89 £40,000 +33.33% 23
West Midlands -21 76 £32,500 +14.04% 24
South West -45 57 £35,000 - 18
East Midlands -26 23 £40,000 +14.29% 20
Scotland -43 12 £34,000 -12.26% 7
North East -22 10 £32,500 +23.81% 7
Wales +1 8 £30,000 -3.23% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 783 (66.87%) HTML
2 749 (63.96%) CSS
3 644 (55.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 605 (51.67%) Adobe
5 571 (48.76%) JavaScript
6 548 (46.80%) User Experience
7 331 (28.27%) jQuery
8 318 (27.16%) Wireframes
9 310 (26.47%) Front End Development
10 305 (26.05%) HTML5
11 304 (25.96%) Marketing
12 278 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
13 259 (22.12%) PHP
14 250 (21.35%) CSS3
15 242 (20.67%) Web Development
16 219 (18.70%) Sass
17 192 (16.40%) AngularJS
17 192 (16.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
18 189 (16.14%) CMS
19 183 (15.63%) Degree
19 183 (15.63%) Prototyping
20 171 (14.60%) SEO
21 169 (14.43%) Git (software)
22 166 (14.18%) InDesign
23 163 (13.92%) WordPress
24 155 (13.24%) E-Commerce
25 148 (12.64%) Web Design
26 143 (12.21%) MySQL
27 137 (11.70%) React
28 129 (11.02%) Google

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
1 189 (16.14%) CMS
2 163 (13.92%) WordPress
3 39 (3.33%) Drupal
4 21 (1.79%) Joomla!
5 20 (1.71%) Marvel
6 16 (1.37%) Umbraco
7 14 (1.20%) Apache
8 12 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.68%) nginx
10 6 (0.51%) IIS
11 5 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.34%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.34%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.34%) Zope
13 3 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.26%) Kentico
13 3 (0.26%) Moodle
14 2 (0.17%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.085%) Community Server
15 1 (0.085%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 644 (55.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 192 (16.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 166 (14.18%) InDesign
4 78 (6.66%) InVision
5 63 (5.38%) Adobe After Effects
6 35 (2.99%) Adobe Premiere
7 34 (2.90%) OmniGraffle
8 33 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 31 (2.65%) GIMP
10 30 (2.56%) Fireworks
10 30 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
11 22 (1.88%) UXPin
12 18 (1.54%) Maya
13 17 (1.45%) MS Visio
14 16 (1.37%) Pixate
15 15 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
16 14 (1.20%) Acrobat
17 10 (0.85%) 3ds Max
18 9 (0.77%) Camtasia
19 7 (0.60%) Blender
Business Applications
1 26 (2.22%) Magento
2 11 (0.94%) Shopify
3 5 (0.43%) Eloqua
3 5 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.085%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.085%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.085%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.085%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.085%) SessionCam
5 1 (0.085%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 86 (7.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 61 (5.21%) Google Analytics
3 37 (3.16%) npm
4 26 (2.22%) SaaS
5 21 (1.79%) GitHub
6 15 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (0.94%) MailChimp
8 11 (0.94%) Yarn
9 10 (0.85%) AdWords
9 10 (0.85%) TestFlight
10 7 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.34%) Firebase
12 3 (0.26%) Asana
12 3 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.26%) iTunes
12 3 (0.26%) PaaS
13 2 (0.17%) Google Play
13 2 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.88%) Internet
2 15 (1.28%) SSH
3 14 (1.20%) FTP
3 14 (1.20%) Telnet
4 11 (0.94%) Firewall
5 8 (0.68%) Broadband
6 6 (0.51%) DNS
7 5 (0.43%) Intranet
7 5 (0.43%) SMS
8 4 (0.34%) SAN
9 2 (0.17%) Extranet
9 2 (0.17%) SSL
9 2 (0.17%) Wireless
10 1 (0.085%) 802.11
10 1 (0.085%) DHCP
10 1 (0.085%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.085%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.085%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.085%) WEP
10 1 (0.085%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (12.21%) MySQL
2 27 (2.31%) SQL Server
3 24 (2.05%) MongoDB
4 13 (1.11%) SQLite
5 10 (0.85%) RethinkDB
6 7 (0.60%) Redis
7 6 (0.51%) Blockchain
7 6 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.43%) GIS
8 5 (0.43%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.26%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.17%) EDMS
10 2 (0.17%) phpMyAdmin
10 2 (0.17%) QlikView
10 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 169 (14.43%) Git (software)
2 99 (8.45%) gulp
3 95 (8.11%) Axure RP
4 84 (7.17%) Dreamweaver
5 78 (6.66%) Grunt
6 66 (5.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 50 (4.27%) Subversion
8 48 (4.10%) Visual Studio
9 40 (3.42%) webpack
10 22 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (1.79%) Bitbucket
11 21 (1.79%) Xcode
12 17 (1.45%) JIRA
13 13 (1.11%) Jasmine
13 13 (1.11%) Karma Test Runner
14 12 (1.02%) TeamCity
15 9 (0.77%) Mercurial
16 5 (0.43%) git-flow
17 4 (0.34%) Bower
18 3 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 304 (25.96%) Marketing
2 91 (7.77%) Finance
3 72 (6.15%) Games
4 61 (5.21%) Advertising
5 54 (4.61%) Retail
6 20 (1.71%) Legal
7 17 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.11%) Publishing
9 12 (1.02%) Automotive
9 12 (1.02%) Back Office
10 10 (0.85%) Banking
11 8 (0.68%) Brand Awareness
12 7 (0.60%) Law
13 6 (0.51%) Military
13 6 (0.51%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.43%) Billing
15 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.34%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.26%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 547 (46.71%) Developer
2 517 (44.15%) Designer
3 262 (22.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 211 (18.02%) UX Designer
5 165 (14.09%) UI Designer
6 106 (9.05%) Web Developer
7 99 (8.45%) UI/UX Designer
8 96 (8.20%) Digital Designer
9 89 (7.60%) JavaScript Developer
10 75 (6.40%) Web Designer
11 67 (5.72%) PHP Developer
12 63 (5.38%) Senior Designer
13 55 (4.70%) HTML Developer
14 51 (4.36%) Graphic Designer
15 48 (4.10%) HTML CSS Developer
16 42 (3.59%) UI Developer
17 40 (3.42%) Junior
18 35 (2.99%) Senior UX Designer
19 34 (2.90%) Senior Developer
20 31 (2.65%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 783 (66.87%) HTML
2 749 (63.96%) CSS
3 331 (28.27%) jQuery
4 305 (26.05%) HTML5
5 250 (21.35%) CSS3
6 219 (18.70%) Sass
7 192 (16.40%) AngularJS
8 137 (11.70%) React
9 110 (9.39%) Node.js
10 104 (8.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 85 (7.26%) .NET
12 72 (6.15%) LESS
13 68 (5.81%) Ajax
14 65 (5.55%) RESTful
15 61 (5.21%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 54 (4.61%) Web Services
17 44 (3.76%) XML
18 37 (3.16%) ASP.NET
18 37 (3.16%) JSON
19 34 (2.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 548 (46.80%) User Experience
2 113 (9.65%) Graphic Design
3 111 (9.48%) Mobile App
4 87 (7.43%) Social Media
5 50 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
6 48 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
7 42 (3.59%) Animation
8 32 (2.73%) Fintech
9 31 (2.65%) Computer Science
10 25 (2.13%) Photography
11 23 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
12 20 (1.71%) Video Editing
13 18 (1.54%) Blog
14 13 (1.11%) W3C
15 12 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
15 12 (1.02%) Management Information System
16 11 (0.94%) BBC
16 11 (0.94%) Digital Media
17 10 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
17 10 (0.85%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 63 (5.38%) Android
2 53 (4.53%) Linux
3 45 (3.84%) Apple iOS
4 33 (2.82%) Windows
5 7 (0.60%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.43%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.26%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.085%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.085%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.085%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.085%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (27.16%) Wireframes
2 310 (26.47%) Front End Development
3 278 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
4 242 (20.67%) Web Development
5 183 (15.63%) Prototyping
6 171 (14.60%) SEO
7 155 (13.24%) E-Commerce
8 148 (12.64%) Web Design
9 122 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
10 115 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
11 110 (9.39%) Analytics
12 70 (5.98%) Digital Marketing
13 67 (5.72%) Time Management
14 64 (5.47%) Scrum
15 59 (5.04%) MVC
16 52 (4.44%) Software Engineering
17 48 (4.10%) Content Management
17 48 (4.10%) Rapid Prototyping
18 46 (3.93%) OO
19 44 (3.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 571 (48.76%) JavaScript
2 259 (22.12%) PHP
3 100 (8.54%) Java
4 72 (6.15%) C#
5 52 (4.44%) SQL
6 33 (2.82%) ES6
7 32 (2.73%) Python
8 27 (2.31%) TypeScript
9 22 (1.88%) Objective-C
10 21 (1.79%) Apple Swift
11 15 (1.28%) Ruby
12 11 (0.94%) C++
12 11 (0.94%) T-SQL
12 11 (0.94%) VB.NET
13 9 (0.77%) C
14 7 (0.60%) PHP 7
15 4 (0.34%) ES7
16 3 (0.26%) ActionScript
16 3 (0.26%) ActionScript 3.0
16 3 (0.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 183 (15.63%) Degree
2 15 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (0.77%) Master's Degree
3 9 (0.77%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.34%) ISEB
6 3 (0.26%) MCSA
6 3 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (0.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.085%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.085%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.085%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.085%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.88%) QA
2 3 (0.26%) GDPR
2 3 (0.26%) WAI
3 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.085%) PMO
4 1 (0.085%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (1.02%) Docker
2 6 (0.51%) LXC
3 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.085%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.085%) Kerio MailServer
4 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.085%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.085%) Varnish
4 1 (0.085%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.085%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.085%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (1.11%) cPanel
2 2 (0.17%) SCCM
3 1 (0.085%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.085%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.085%) Plesk
3 1 (0.085%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.085%) WSUS
Vendors
1 605 (51.67%) Adobe
2 129 (11.02%) Google
3 77 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 50 (4.27%) Twitter
5 30 (2.56%) Apple
6 25 (2.13%) Facebook
7 17 (1.45%) Capita
8 15 (1.28%) Xamarin
9 11 (0.94%) Pardot
9 11 (0.94%) Zend
10 8 (0.68%) Yahoo!
11 7 (0.60%) WooCommerce
12 6 (0.51%) Hootsuite
12 6 (0.51%) HubSpot
12 6 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.51%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.43%) Optimizely
14 4 (0.34%) HP
14 4 (0.34%) Marketo
14 4 (0.34%) Perforce