Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 555 541 458
Rank change year-on-year -14 -83 -57
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 143 679 1,120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.48% 0.67%
As % of the Applications category 4.75% 5.89% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 132 589 921
Median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £71,125 £65,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 3,009 11,525 14,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.13% 8.16% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,354 9,017 11,373
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,555 £33,600 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.72% -4.00% +2.94%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -20 130 £39,000 -2.50% 60
UK excluding London +83 93 £38,500 +10.00% 44
London +26 44 £55,000 +22.22% 17
South East +130 32 £40,000 +12.68% 9
North of England +132 30 £38,500 +2.67% 13
Work from Home +59 27 £38,500 +2.67% 2
Yorkshire +147 16 £38,500 +10.00% 5
Midlands +113 16 £32,500 -7.14% 16
North West +80 13 £45,500 +21.33% 7
West Midlands +88 9 £35,000 -8.85% 6
East Midlands +90 7 £30,000 +1.69% 10
South West +79 7 £40,000 +23.08% 4
Scotland +101 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Northern Ireland +25 3 - -
Wales +54 2 £38,750 -13.89% 1
North East +28 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 90 (62.94%) HTML
2 89 (62.24%) CSS
3 81 (56.64%) User Experience
4 80 (55.94%) Adobe Illustrator
5 72 (50.35%) Adobe
6 69 (48.25%) JavaScript
7 48 (33.57%) Front End Development
8 45 (31.47%) Git (software)
9 42 (29.37%) HTML5
10 41 (28.67%) Wireframes
11 40 (27.97%) Sketch
12 35 (24.48%) CSS3
13 32 (22.38%) Marketing
14 30 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (20.98%) React
15 29 (20.28%) AngularJS
16 28 (19.58%) jQuery
17 27 (18.88%) Sass
17 27 (18.88%) PHP
18 23 (16.08%) InVision
18 23 (16.08%) Adobe XD
19 22 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
20 21 (14.69%) Prototyping
20 21 (14.69%) Performance Optimisation
21 19 (13.29%) gulp
21 19 (13.29%) KnockoutJS
21 19 (13.29%) Web Development
22 18 (12.59%) CMS
22 18 (12.59%) Test Automation
22 18 (12.59%) Problem-Solving

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 18 (12.59%) CMS
2 15 (10.49%) WordPress
3 4 (2.80%) Confluence
3 4 (2.80%) Drupal
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.70%) Apache
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.70%) Perch
Applications
1 80 (55.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 40 (27.97%) Sketch
3 23 (16.08%) Adobe XD
3 23 (16.08%) InVision
4 17 (11.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 14 (9.79%) InDesign
6 8 (5.59%) Adobe After Effects
7 7 (4.90%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (2.80%) Figma
8 4 (2.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (2.10%) Blender
9 3 (2.10%) Fireworks
9 3 (2.10%) Marvel
9 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (2.10%) Moqups
9 3 (2.10%) Zeplin
10 2 (1.40%) Acrobat
10 2 (1.40%) CINEMA 4D
10 2 (1.40%) Inkscape
11 1 (0.70%) Revit
Business Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Magento
2 4 (2.80%) Shopify
3 3 (2.10%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (1.40%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.39%) SaaS
2 5 (3.50%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.50%) npm
3 3 (2.10%) GitHub
3 3 (2.10%) iPaaS
4 2 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (1.40%) Yarn
5 1 (0.70%) Azure
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.70%) G Suite
5 1 (0.70%) Office 365
5 1 (0.70%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.80%) Intranet
2 2 (1.40%) RSVP
2 2 (1.40%) SSH
3 1 (0.70%) AMQP
3 1 (0.70%) Network Security
3 1 (0.70%) SMS
3 1 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.90%) MySQL
2 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 45 (31.47%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.29%) gulp
3 11 (7.69%) webpack
4 10 (6.99%) Grunt
5 7 (4.90%) Balsamiq
6 5 (3.50%) git-flow
7 4 (2.80%) JIRA
8 3 (2.10%) Ant
8 3 (2.10%) Axure RP
8 3 (2.10%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.10%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (2.10%) Protractor
8 3 (2.10%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.40%) PostCSS
9 2 (1.40%) Subversion
10 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (22.38%) Marketing
2 13 (9.09%) Games
2 13 (9.09%) Retail
3 12 (8.39%) Finance
4 6 (4.20%) Advertising
5 3 (2.10%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.40%) Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Brand Awareness
6 2 (1.40%) Legal
6 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (49.65%) Developer
2 53 (37.06%) Designer
3 44 (30.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 34 (23.78%) UX Designer
5 29 (20.28%) UI Designer
6 25 (17.48%) UI/UX Designer
7 10 (6.99%) HTML CSS Developer
7 10 (6.99%) HTML Developer
7 10 (6.99%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.59%) Senior Designer
8 8 (5.59%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.20%) React Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Creative Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Digital Designer
10 5 (3.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Junior
10 5 (3.50%) Senior UX Designer
10 5 (3.50%) Web Designer
11 4 (2.80%) PHP Developer
12 3 (2.10%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (62.94%) HTML
2 89 (62.24%) CSS
3 42 (29.37%) HTML5
4 35 (24.48%) CSS3
5 30 (20.98%) React
6 29 (20.28%) AngularJS
7 28 (19.58%) jQuery
8 27 (18.88%) Sass
9 19 (13.29%) KnockoutJS
10 17 (11.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (11.19%) LESS
12 13 (9.09%) Node.js
13 12 (8.39%) Backbone.js
13 12 (8.39%) Ember.js
14 11 (7.69%) Vue.js
15 9 (6.29%) RESTful
16 6 (4.20%) Symfony
16 6 (4.20%) Web Services
17 5 (3.50%) REST
17 5 (3.50%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 81 (56.64%) User Experience
2 12 (8.39%) Graphic Design
3 10 (6.99%) Animation
4 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.90%) Motion Graphics
5 6 (4.20%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.20%) Social Media
6 4 (2.80%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.40%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.40%) Marketing Technology
8 2 (1.40%) Photography
8 2 (1.40%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.70%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (0.70%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.70%) FMCG
9 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.70%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.20%) Android
1 6 (4.20%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.50%) Linux
3 2 (1.40%) Windows
4 1 (0.70%) Unix
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (33.57%) Front End Development
2 41 (28.67%) Wireframes
3 30 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 21 (14.69%) Performance Optimisation
5 21 (14.69%) Prototyping
6 19 (13.29%) Web Development
7 18 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (12.59%) Test Automation
8 14 (9.79%) Web Design
9 13 (9.09%) Workflow
10 12 (8.39%) A/B Testing
10 12 (8.39%) Analytics
10 12 (8.39%) Mobile Development
10 12 (8.39%) UX Design
11 11 (7.69%) Use Case
12 10 (6.99%) SDLC
12 10 (6.99%) User Stories
13 9 (6.29%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (6.29%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 69 (48.25%) JavaScript
2 27 (18.88%) PHP
3 9 (6.29%) ES6
4 6 (4.20%) C#
4 6 (4.20%) PHP 7
5 5 (3.50%) TypeScript
6 4 (2.80%) Python
7 3 (2.10%) C++
7 3 (2.10%) HLSL
8 2 (1.40%) C
8 2 (1.40%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.40%) SQL
9 1 (0.70%) ES7
9 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.29%) QA
2 3 (2.10%) GDPR
3 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.10%) Docker
2 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 72 (50.35%) Adobe
2 8 (5.59%) Google
3 6 (4.20%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.50%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.80%) Perforce
6 2 (1.40%) Apple
6 2 (1.40%) Marketo
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle
6 2 (1.40%) Progress
6 2 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) Facebook
7 1 (0.70%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.70%) Sage
7 1 (0.70%) SAP
7 1 (0.70%) WooCommerce