Period
to 12 July 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 535 545 456
Rank change year-on-year +10 -89 -85
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 333 730 1,197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.50% 0.67%
As % of the Applications category 6.15% 6.03% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 264 624 1,005
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,125 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 5,417 12,102 15,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.02% 8.22% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4,217 9,298 11,877
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £24,940 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

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 12 July 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 12 July 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 +29 320 £40,000 - 45
UK excluding London +65 175 £35,000 - 35
London +19 147 £45,000 -5.26% 13
South East +83 60 £35,000 -1.41% 5
North of England +78 39 £36,000 +2.86% 7
East of England +103 31 £45,000 - 4
Midlands +108 25 £35,000 - 14
North West +80 25 £31,750 -9.29% 3
Work from Home +54 20 £37,750 -14.69% 12
South West +44 18 £35,250 +8.46% 2
Yorkshire +82 14 £38,500 +24.19% 4
West Midlands +68 14 £40,000 +1.63% 11
East Midlands +71 11 £30,000 +1.69% 3
Wales +20 3 £40,000 +72.04%
Scotland +76 2 £30,000 -21.57% 1

For the 6 months to 12 July 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.

1 192 (57.66%) CSS
2 186 (55.86%) User Experience
3 185 (55.56%) HTML
4 180 (54.05%) Adobe
5 163 (48.95%) Adobe Illustrator
6 132 (39.64%) JavaScript
7 110 (33.03%) Sketch
8 99 (29.73%) Marketing
9 90 (27.03%) Front End Development
9 90 (27.03%) Wireframes
10 80 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
11 66 (19.82%) Git (software)
12 60 (18.02%) HTML5
13 57 (17.12%) CMS
14 55 (16.52%) Web Development
14 55 (16.52%) Problem-Solving
15 54 (16.22%) CSS3
16 52 (15.62%) Prototyping
17 51 (15.32%) Sass
18 48 (14.41%) InVision
19 46 (13.81%) Web Design
20 45 (13.51%) React
21 44 (13.21%) Retail
22 42 (12.61%) jQuery
23 41 (12.31%) InDesign
24 36 (10.81%) E-Commerce
24 36 (10.81%) Animation
25 35 (10.51%) Degree
25 35 (10.51%) Finance
25 35 (10.51%) AngularJS

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 57 (17.12%) CMS
2 19 (5.71%) WordPress
3 5 (1.50%) Apache
3 5 (1.50%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.20%) Drupal
5 3 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.30%) IIS
7 1 (0.30%) Jetty
7 1 (0.30%) Kentico
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 163 (48.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 110 (33.03%) Sketch
3 48 (14.41%) InVision
4 41 (12.31%) InDesign
5 34 (10.21%) Adobe XD
6 30 (9.01%) Adobe After Effects
7 25 (7.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 23 (6.91%) Microsoft Office
9 20 (6.01%) Zeplin
10 17 (5.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 14 (4.20%) Figma
12 12 (3.60%) Adobe Premiere
13 8 (2.40%) AutoCAD
13 8 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (2.40%) SketchUp
14 5 (1.50%) GIMP
15 4 (1.20%) CINEMA 4D
15 4 (1.20%) Fireworks
15 4 (1.20%) Marvel
16 3 (0.90%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.40%) Shopify
2 5 (1.50%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (1.50%) OpenCart
3 3 (0.90%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.90%) Magento
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.60%) GitHub
1 12 (3.60%) SaaS
2 11 (3.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 8 (2.40%) Office 365
4 6 (1.80%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.90%) iPaaS
5 3 (0.90%) Power Platform
6 2 (0.60%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.30%) AdWords
7 1 (0.30%) AWS
7 1 (0.30%) Azure
7 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.30%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) G Suite
7 1 (0.30%) npm
7 1 (0.30%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.20%) Firewall
1 4 (1.20%) Network Security
1 4 (1.20%) RSVP
2 2 (0.60%) Internet
2 2 (0.60%) SSH
3 1 (0.30%) AMQP
3 1 (0.30%) DNS
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
3 1 (0.30%) VoIP
3 1 (0.30%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.70%) MySQL
2 3 (0.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.60%) Power BI
4 1 (0.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 66 (19.82%) Git (software)
2 28 (8.41%) Grunt
3 24 (7.21%) Balsamiq
4 21 (6.31%) webpack
5 16 (4.80%) gulp
6 13 (3.90%) Axure RP
7 9 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
8 7 (2.10%) JIRA
9 5 (1.50%) git-flow
10 4 (1.20%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.90%) Ant
11 3 (0.90%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.60%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.60%) Subversion
12 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.30%) Hudson
13 1 (0.30%) JUnit
13 1 (0.30%) Xcode
General
1 99 (29.73%) Marketing
2 44 (13.21%) Retail
3 35 (10.51%) Finance
4 34 (10.21%) Games
5 23 (6.91%) Advertising
6 8 (2.40%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.10%) Banking
7 7 (2.10%) Legal
8 6 (1.80%) Publishing
9 4 (1.20%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.20%) Social Housing
10 2 (0.60%) Back Office
10 2 (0.60%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.60%) Law
10 2 (0.60%) Local Government
11 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 150 (45.05%) Designer
2 129 (38.74%) Developer
3 77 (23.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 73 (21.92%) UX Designer
5 57 (17.12%) UI Designer
6 40 (12.01%) UI/UX Designer
7 24 (7.21%) Web Developer
8 21 (6.31%) Digital Designer
9 20 (6.01%) Graphic Designer
9 20 (6.01%) Junior
9 20 (6.01%) Senior Developer
9 20 (6.01%) Web Designer
10 19 (5.71%) HTML CSS Developer
10 19 (5.71%) HTML Developer
11 16 (4.80%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (4.20%) Senior Designer
13 13 (3.90%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (3.60%) Junior Designer
14 12 (3.60%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 11 (3.30%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (57.66%) CSS
2 185 (55.56%) HTML
3 60 (18.02%) HTML5
4 54 (16.22%) CSS3
5 51 (15.32%) Sass
6 45 (13.51%) React
7 42 (12.61%) jQuery
8 35 (10.51%) AngularJS
9 33 (9.91%) LESS
10 25 (7.51%) Vue.js
10 25 (7.51%) XHTML
11 17 (5.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (3.60%) Jest
13 11 (3.30%) Enzyme
13 11 (3.30%) Node.js
14 10 (3.00%) XML
15 9 (2.70%) JSON
16 7 (2.10%) Ajax
16 7 (2.10%) RESTful
17 6 (1.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 186 (55.86%) User Experience
2 36 (10.81%) Animation
3 26 (7.81%) Social Media
4 25 (7.51%) Graphic Design
5 20 (6.01%) Mobile App
6 14 (4.20%) Motion Graphics
7 13 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (3.30%) Contract for Difference
9 10 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.40%) Photography
11 7 (2.10%) Video Editing
12 6 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.50%) Marketing Technology
14 4 (1.20%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (1.20%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.20%) Smart City
14 4 (1.20%) W3C
15 3 (0.90%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
15 3 (0.90%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.80%) Windows
2 13 (3.90%) Android
2 13 (3.90%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.60%) Linux
4 5 (1.50%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.30%) Android TV
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (27.03%) Front End Development
1 90 (27.03%) Wireframes
2 80 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (16.52%) Problem-Solving
3 55 (16.52%) Web Development
4 52 (15.62%) Prototyping
5 46 (13.81%) Web Design
6 36 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 32 (9.61%) Responsive Web Design
7 32 (9.61%) SEO
8 31 (9.31%) Analytics
9 28 (8.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 28 (8.41%) Digital Marketing
10 23 (6.91%) Mobile First
11 22 (6.61%) Performance Optimisation
12 21 (6.31%) Content Management
12 21 (6.31%) Workflow
13 20 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (5.71%) Time Management
15 18 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (39.64%) JavaScript
2 34 (10.21%) PHP
3 12 (3.60%) ES6
4 8 (2.40%) Java
4 8 (2.40%) SQL
5 7 (2.10%) C#
6 6 (1.80%) Python
6 6 (1.80%) TypeScript
7 4 (1.20%) C
7 4 (1.20%) C++
8 3 (0.90%) HLSL
9 2 (0.60%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.30%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.30%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (10.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.60%) QA
2 4 (1.20%) GDPR
3 2 (0.60%) WCAG
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.90%) Docker
3 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.90%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 180 (54.05%) Adobe
2 17 (5.11%) Google
3 16 (4.80%) Microsoft
4 6 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.50%) Apple
5 5 (1.50%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.50%) Progress
6 4 (1.20%) hybris
6 4 (1.20%) Marketo
6 4 (1.20%) Perforce
6 4 (1.20%) VMware
7 3 (0.90%) IBM
7 3 (0.90%) Twitter
8 2 (0.60%) Facebook
8 2 (0.60%) OpenText
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle
8 2 (0.60%) Pardot
8 2 (0.60%) YouTube
9 1 (0.30%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.30%) SAP