Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 523 561 464
Rank change year-on-year +38 -97 -73
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 186 604 1,052
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.44% 0.65%
As % of the Applications category 5.64% 5.56% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 189 538 819
Median annual salary £39,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.27% -1.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.45% +1.43% +7.69%

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 3,298 10,863 14,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.00% 8.00% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,690 8,582 10,862
Median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% +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 26 November 2020.

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 26 November 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 +30 167 £39,000 -1.27% 68
UK excluding London +119 140 £38,500 +8.45% 56
South East +130 45 £37,500 - 10
London +61 40 £55,000 +22.22% 15
North of England +95 37 £38,500 +10.00% 13
Work from Home 0 37 £38,500 +2.67% 10
Midlands +102 32 £35,000 - 16
Yorkshire +94 19 £38,500 +10.00% 4
West Midlands +85 19 £35,000 - 8
North West +75 16 £55,000 +57.14% 8
East Midlands +74 13 £40,000 +25.00% 8
South West +82 9 £32,500 - 7
Northern Ireland +28 8 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Scotland +67 6 £50,000 +80.18%
East of England +103 3 £19,500 -51.25% 7
North East +19 2 £32,500 -18.75% 1

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 124 (66.67%) HTML
2 113 (60.75%) CSS
3 108 (58.06%) User Experience
4 105 (56.45%) Adobe
5 101 (54.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 88 (47.31%) JavaScript
7 70 (37.63%) Front End Development
8 58 (31.18%) HTML5
9 56 (30.11%) Git (software)
10 55 (29.57%) Sketch
11 48 (25.81%) Wireframes
11 48 (25.81%) AngularJS
12 45 (24.19%) Sass
12 45 (24.19%) PHP
13 43 (23.12%) CSS3
14 42 (22.58%) jQuery
14 42 (22.58%) InVision
15 38 (20.43%) React
16 35 (18.82%) Responsive Web Design
16 35 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (18.28%) Prototyping
18 32 (17.20%) Web Development
18 32 (17.20%) Web Design
19 31 (16.67%) Marketing
19 31 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 30 (16.13%) LESS
20 30 (16.13%) Adobe XD
21 27 (14.52%) KnockoutJS
21 27 (14.52%) WordPress
22 25 (13.44%) Adobe Creative Suite

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 27 (14.52%) WordPress
2 11 (5.91%) CMS
2 11 (5.91%) Drupal
3 10 (5.38%) Confluence
4 3 (1.61%) IIS
4 3 (1.61%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.54%) Perch
Applications
1 101 (54.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 55 (29.57%) Sketch
3 42 (22.58%) InVision
4 30 (16.13%) Adobe XD
5 25 (13.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 14 (7.53%) InDesign
7 11 (5.91%) Zeplin
8 9 (4.84%) Figma
9 6 (3.23%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (2.15%) Fireworks
10 4 (2.15%) GIMP
10 4 (2.15%) Inkscape
10 4 (2.15%) Marvel
10 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 3 (1.61%) Acrobat
11 3 (1.61%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (1.61%) Moqups
11 3 (1.61%) MS Visio
12 2 (1.08%) Maya
Business Applications
1 20 (10.75%) Magento
2 3 (1.61%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (1.61%) Shopify
3 2 (1.08%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.06%) SaaS
2 11 (5.91%) npm
3 8 (4.30%) Google Analytics
4 7 (3.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (2.15%) Azure
5 4 (2.15%) GitHub
6 3 (1.61%) AWS
6 3 (1.61%) Google Tag Manager
6 3 (1.61%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.08%) AWS CodeCommit
7 2 (1.08%) Yarn
8 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.54%) G Suite
8 1 (0.54%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.54%) Office 365
8 1 (0.54%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.69%) Intranet
2 4 (2.15%) SSH
3 2 (1.08%) AMQP
3 2 (1.08%) SMS
4 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.75%) MySQL
2 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 56 (30.11%) Git (software)
2 22 (11.83%) gulp
3 15 (8.06%) Axure RP
4 10 (5.38%) JIRA
4 10 (5.38%) webpack
5 9 (4.84%) Jasmine
5 9 (4.84%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (4.84%) Protractor
6 6 (3.23%) Balsamiq
7 3 (1.61%) Subversion
7 3 (1.61%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.08%) Ant
8 2 (1.08%) Grunt
8 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.08%) PostCSS
9 1 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (16.67%) Marketing
2 12 (6.45%) Retail
3 10 (5.38%) Games
4 6 (3.23%) Finance
5 5 (2.69%) Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Automotive
6 2 (1.08%) Law
6 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 102 (54.84%) Developer
2 76 (40.86%) Designer
3 64 (34.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 58 (31.18%) UX Designer
5 36 (19.35%) UI Designer
6 34 (18.28%) UI/UX Designer
7 14 (7.53%) Senior Designer
7 14 (7.53%) Web Developer
8 12 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
8 12 (6.45%) HTML Developer
8 12 (6.45%) Senior UX Designer
9 11 (5.91%) Creative Developer
10 10 (5.38%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.84%) Drupal Developer
12 8 (4.30%) Web Designer
12 8 (4.30%) WordPress Developer
13 7 (3.76%) Senior UI Designer
13 7 (3.76%) Senior UI/UX Designer
14 6 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
15 5 (2.69%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (66.67%) HTML
2 113 (60.75%) CSS
3 58 (31.18%) HTML5
4 48 (25.81%) AngularJS
5 45 (24.19%) Sass
6 43 (23.12%) CSS3
7 42 (22.58%) jQuery
8 38 (20.43%) React
9 31 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 30 (16.13%) LESS
11 27 (14.52%) KnockoutJS
12 16 (8.60%) Backbone.js
12 16 (8.60%) Node.js
13 15 (8.06%) REST
14 14 (7.53%) Ember.js
15 13 (6.99%) JSON
15 13 (6.99%) Vue.js
16 12 (6.45%) RESTful
17 11 (5.91%) Web Services
18 9 (4.84%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 108 (58.06%) User Experience
2 13 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.30%) Animation
5 6 (3.23%) Graphic Design
5 6 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (3.23%) Motion Graphics
6 4 (2.15%) Social Media
7 3 (1.61%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.61%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.08%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.08%) Music Streaming
8 2 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.54%) FMCG
9 1 (0.54%) Online Games
9 1 (0.54%) Photography
9 1 (0.54%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.38%) Linux
2 7 (3.76%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.76%) Windows
3 6 (3.23%) Android
4 4 (2.15%) Unix
5 3 (1.61%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (37.63%) Front End Development
2 48 (25.81%) Wireframes
3 35 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (18.82%) Responsive Web Design
4 34 (18.28%) Prototyping
5 32 (17.20%) Web Design
5 32 (17.20%) Web Development
6 16 (8.60%) A/B Testing
6 16 (8.60%) Performance Optimisation
7 15 (8.06%) Test Automation
7 15 (8.06%) User Stories
8 14 (7.53%) E-Commerce
8 14 (7.53%) Mobile Development
8 14 (7.53%) UX Design
9 13 (6.99%) Analytics
10 12 (6.45%) CRM
10 12 (6.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 11 (5.91%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (5.91%) Use Case
12 10 (5.38%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 88 (47.31%) JavaScript
2 45 (24.19%) PHP
3 13 (6.99%) PHP 7
4 10 (5.38%) TypeScript
5 7 (3.76%) C#
6 6 (3.23%) Python
7 5 (2.69%) SQL
8 3 (1.61%) C
8 3 (1.61%) ES6
8 3 (1.61%) VB
9 2 (1.08%) C++
9 2 (1.08%) HLSL
9 2 (1.08%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.54%) ES7
10 1 (0.54%) JSX
Qualifications
1 9 (4.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.54%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (2.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) Plesk
Vendors
1 105 (56.45%) Adobe
2 15 (8.06%) Google
3 7 (3.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.61%) BT
4 3 (1.61%) Perforce
4 3 (1.61%) WooCommerce
5 2 (1.08%) Apple
5 2 (1.08%) Autodesk
5 2 (1.08%) Twitter
6 1 (0.54%) Facebook
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle
6 1 (0.54%) Pardot
6 1 (0.54%) Sage
6 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.54%) SAP