Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 455 387 344
Rank change year-on-year -68 -43 -38
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1,016 1,455 1,735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.81% 0.94%
As % of the Applications category 7.32% 9.39% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 771 1,245 1,504
UK median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -2.99%

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 13,883 15,488 15,953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.69% 8.62% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10,565 12,092 13,058
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,750 £21,338
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -2.99%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -58 971 £40,000 +9.59% 324
UK excluding London -36 569 £35,000 +7.69% 210
London -46 430 £47,500 +5.56% 123
North of England +41 185 £34,500 +1.47% 60
South East -13 173 £40,000 +23.08% 59
Yorkshire +46 93 £35,000 -5.41% 15
North West +1 87 £35,000 +7.69% 42
South West +12 73 £31,000 -11.43% 24
East of England +5 66 £35,000 +16.67% 21
Midlands -70 44 £26,500 -11.67% 37
East Midlands +8 24 £30,000 - 22
West Midlands -80 20 £25,250 -15.83% 15
Scotland -31 15 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Northern Ireland +4 9 £41,250 - 2
North East +2 5 £26,750 -10.83% 3
Wales -4 4 £30,000 +33.33% 3

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 695 (68.41%) HTML
2 670 (65.94%) CSS
3 535 (52.66%) User Experience
4 491 (48.33%) JavaScript
5 479 (47.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 458 (45.08%) Adobe
7 335 (32.97%) Wireframes
8 305 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
9 291 (28.64%) Front End Development
10 276 (27.17%) HTML5
11 238 (23.43%) Marketing
12 225 (22.15%) CSS3
13 203 (19.98%) Web Development
14 197 (19.39%) jQuery
15 195 (19.19%) Sass
16 178 (17.52%) PHP
17 174 (17.13%) AngularJS
18 163 (16.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 154 (15.16%) Degree
20 152 (14.96%) Prototyping
20 152 (14.96%) Problem-Solving
21 143 (14.07%) Git (software)
22 141 (13.88%) Responsive Web Design
23 138 (13.58%) Web Design
24 134 (13.19%) Mobile App
25 133 (13.09%) React
25 133 (13.09%) Axure RP
26 124 (12.20%) E-Commerce
27 103 (10.14%) Analytics
27 103 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 97 (9.55%) CMS
1 97 (9.55%) WordPress
2 21 (2.07%) Marvel
3 19 (1.87%) Drupal
4 17 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.57%) Umbraco
6 15 (1.48%) Confluence
7 9 (0.89%) nginx
8 7 (0.69%) Apache
8 7 (0.69%) IBM Domino
8 7 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (0.59%) Joomla!
9 6 (0.59%) Moodle
10 4 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.39%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.30%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.20%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.098%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 479 (47.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 163 (16.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 102 (10.04%) InDesign
4 97 (9.55%) InVision
5 59 (5.81%) Adobe After Effects
6 51 (5.02%) Microsoft Office
7 28 (2.76%) MS Visio
8 27 (2.66%) Adobe Premiere
9 25 (2.46%) GIMP
9 25 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 23 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
11 19 (1.87%) Fireworks
12 18 (1.77%) OmniGraffle
13 12 (1.18%) Acrobat
14 11 (1.08%) Flinto
15 6 (0.59%) Lectora
15 6 (0.59%) UXPin
16 5 (0.49%) 3ds Max
16 5 (0.49%) Adobe Captivate
16 5 (0.49%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 27 (2.66%) Magento
2 15 (1.48%) Shopify
3 8 (0.79%) Eloqua
4 4 (0.39%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.098%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.098%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.098%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.72%) Google Analytics
2 43 (4.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 38 (3.74%) SaaS
4 33 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (2.95%) npm
6 28 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (1.77%) GitHub
8 17 (1.67%) AdWords
9 13 (1.28%) Silverpop
10 10 (0.98%) MailChimp
11 5 (0.49%) Google Play
12 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.30%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.30%) Office 365
12 3 (0.30%) Yarn
13 2 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.20%) Heroku
13 2 (0.20%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.87%) Internet
2 8 (0.79%) Intranet
3 5 (0.49%) Firewall
4 3 (0.30%) SSL
4 3 (0.30%) VoIP
5 2 (0.20%) 802.11
5 2 (0.20%) DNS
5 2 (0.20%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.20%) LAN
5 2 (0.20%) SAN
5 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.20%) Telnet
5 2 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.098%) DHCP
6 1 (0.098%) Extranet
6 1 (0.098%) Skype
6 1 (0.098%) SMS
6 1 (0.098%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (6.30%) MySQL
2 20 (1.97%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 7 (0.69%) MariaDB
4 7 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (0.59%) FileMaker
6 5 (0.49%) Big Data
6 5 (0.49%) Blockchain
7 4 (0.39%) Power BI
7 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.30%) Redis
8 3 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.20%) GIS
9 2 (0.20%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.098%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.098%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 143 (14.07%) Git (software)
2 133 (13.09%) Axure RP
3 81 (7.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 53 (5.22%) Dreamweaver
5 51 (5.02%) webpack
6 50 (4.92%) Subversion
7 47 (4.63%) gulp
7 47 (4.63%) Visual Studio
8 42 (4.13%) JIRA
9 30 (2.95%) Grunt
10 17 (1.67%) Jenkins
11 15 (1.48%) Babel
12 13 (1.28%) Bitbucket
13 12 (1.18%) GitLab
13 12 (1.18%) Jasmine
14 11 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
15 6 (0.59%) Travis CI
16 5 (0.49%) Visual Studio Code
17 4 (0.39%) CasperJS
17 4 (0.39%) PostCSS
General
1 238 (23.43%) Marketing
2 102 (10.04%) Finance
3 65 (6.40%) Retail
4 48 (4.72%) Advertising
4 48 (4.72%) Games
5 18 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.57%) Legal
7 15 (1.48%) Multimedia
8 13 (1.28%) Banking
9 10 (0.98%) Automotive
10 9 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.59%) Publishing
12 5 (0.49%) Military
13 4 (0.39%) Law
14 3 (0.30%) Brand Awareness
14 3 (0.30%) Retail Finance
15 2 (0.20%) Digital Economy
15 2 (0.20%) Electronics
15 2 (0.20%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 454 (44.69%) Designer
2 445 (43.80%) Developer
3 243 (23.92%) UX Designer
4 235 (23.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 143 (14.07%) UI Designer
6 97 (9.55%) UI/UX Designer
7 93 (9.15%) Web Developer
8 91 (8.96%) Digital Designer
9 55 (5.41%) Junior
10 47 (4.63%) JavaScript Developer
11 46 (4.53%) Senior Designer
12 45 (4.43%) HTML Developer
12 45 (4.43%) UI Developer
13 41 (4.04%) Web Designer
14 37 (3.64%) PHP Developer
15 36 (3.54%) Digital UX Designer
16 34 (3.35%) Senior Developer
17 33 (3.25%) HTML CSS Developer
18 28 (2.76%) Junior Developer
19 27 (2.66%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 695 (68.41%) HTML
2 670 (65.94%) CSS
3 276 (27.17%) HTML5
4 225 (22.15%) CSS3
5 197 (19.39%) jQuery
6 195 (19.19%) Sass
7 174 (17.13%) AngularJS
8 133 (13.09%) React
9 103 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 83 (8.17%) LESS
11 67 (6.59%) Ajax
12 64 (6.30%) Node.js
13 63 (6.20%) XML
14 59 (5.81%) .NET
15 58 (5.71%) Vue.js
16 33 (3.25%) ASP.NET
17 31 (3.05%) Laravel
18 29 (2.85%) Backbone.js
19 27 (2.66%) JSON
19 27 (2.66%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 535 (52.66%) User Experience
2 134 (13.19%) Mobile App
3 95 (9.35%) Graphic Design
4 68 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (6.40%) Social Media
6 38 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
7 31 (3.05%) Animation
8 30 (2.95%) Fintech
9 26 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
10 23 (2.26%) Photography
11 21 (2.07%) e-Learning
12 20 (1.97%) Robotics
12 20 (1.97%) Video Editing
13 17 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (1.38%) Blog
15 13 (1.28%) W3C
16 11 (1.08%) Digital Media
16 11 (1.08%) Management Information System
16 11 (1.08%) VLE
17 10 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 57 (5.61%) Android
2 54 (5.31%) Apple iOS
3 48 (4.72%) Linux
4 32 (3.15%) Windows
5 11 (1.08%) Windows 10
6 10 (0.98%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.89%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.098%) Debian
11 1 (0.098%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.098%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (32.97%) Wireframes
2 305 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
3 291 (28.64%) Front End Development
4 203 (19.98%) Web Development
5 152 (14.96%) Problem-Solving
5 152 (14.96%) Prototyping
6 141 (13.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 138 (13.58%) Web Design
8 124 (12.20%) E-Commerce
9 103 (10.14%) Analytics
10 102 (10.04%) Scrum
11 96 (9.45%) SEO
12 85 (8.37%) MVC
13 71 (6.99%) Kanban
14 69 (6.79%) Digital Marketing
15 67 (6.59%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
16 65 (6.40%) Artificial Intelligence
17 61 (6.00%) Project Management
18 60 (5.91%) Time Management
18 60 (5.91%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 491 (48.33%) JavaScript
2 178 (17.52%) PHP
3 65 (6.40%) Java
4 60 (5.91%) SQL
5 57 (5.61%) C#
6 40 (3.94%) ES6
7 27 (2.66%) C
8 23 (2.26%) TypeScript
9 21 (2.07%) C++
10 20 (1.97%) ES7
11 13 (1.28%) Apex Code
11 13 (1.28%) Python
12 11 (1.08%) PHP 5
13 9 (0.89%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.69%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.59%) ActionScript
15 6 (0.59%) ActionScript 3.0
15 6 (0.59%) Ruby
16 5 (0.49%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.49%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 154 (15.16%) Degree
2 27 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.38%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.39%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.20%) ISEB
6 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.098%) MCSA
7 1 (0.098%) MCSD
7 1 (0.098%) MCSE
7 1 (0.098%) MCT
7 1 (0.098%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.56%) QA
2 12 (1.18%) GDPR
3 11 (1.08%) WCAG
4 6 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.39%) WAI
6 1 (0.098%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (0.69%) Docker
1 7 (0.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.30%) LXC
3 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.098%) Varnish
4 1 (0.098%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.39%) SCCM
2 2 (0.20%) cPanel
2 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.098%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 458 (45.08%) Adobe
2 88 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 66 (6.50%) Google
4 36 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (1.97%) Blue Prism
5 20 (1.97%) Zend
6 14 (1.38%) Facebook
6 14 (1.38%) Twitter
7 13 (1.28%) Sitecore
8 11 (1.08%) WooCommerce
9 10 (0.98%) Oracle
9 10 (0.98%) Xamarin
10 9 (0.89%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 9 (0.89%) Tableau
11 7 (0.69%) IBM
11 7 (0.69%) Optimizely
12 6 (0.59%) Apple
12 6 (0.59%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.59%) Pardot
12 6 (0.59%) VMware