Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 345 304
Rank change year-on-year -28 -41 -63
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 1443 1749 2338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.82% 0.92% 1.07%
As % of the Applications category 9.42% 10.41% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1501 1934
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,400 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% +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 15321 16806 21849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.73% 8.86% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11900 13743 17462
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,375 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% -1.49% +3.08%

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 23 October 2017.

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 23 October 2017. 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 -39 1367 £37,500 +2.74% 100
UK excluding London -43 759 £32,500 -1.52% 61
London -21 655 £47,500 +5.56% 42
South East 0 230 £34,000 -2.86% 12
North of England -2 179 £31,500 - 16
Midlands -17 156 £31,500 +5.00% 16
West Midlands -8 127 £30,750 +11.82% 10
Yorkshire +37 90 £30,000 - 5
North West -11 88 £34,500 +6.15% 11
East of England -53 73 £27,750 -23.97% 11
South West -22 72 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Scotland -3 43 £40,000 +33.33% 3
East Midlands +2 29 £35,000 - 6
Wales +7 8 £22,500 -37.93%
North East +21 3 £30,000 -
Northern Ireland -20 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 1079 (74.77%) HTML
2 1035 (71.73%) CSS
3 823 (57.03%) Adobe Illustrator
4 809 (56.06%) JavaScript
5 763 (52.88%) User Experience
6 695 (48.16%) Adobe
7 545 (37.77%) HTML5
8 498 (34.51%) jQuery
9 442 (30.63%) Front End Development
10 388 (26.89%) CSS3
11 371 (25.71%) Marketing
12 358 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
13 350 (24.26%) Wireframes
14 337 (23.35%) AngularJS
15 319 (22.11%) Web Development
16 290 (20.10%) PHP
17 268 (18.57%) Git (software)
18 263 (18.23%) Sass
19 234 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
20 228 (15.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 227 (15.73%) Web Design
22 201 (13.93%) CMS
23 197 (13.65%) SEO
24 188 (13.03%) WordPress
25 169 (11.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 162 (11.23%) Mobile App
27 160 (11.09%) InDesign
28 157 (10.88%) E-Commerce
29 150 (10.40%) Finance
30 134 (9.29%) Social Media

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
1 201 (13.93%) CMS
2 188 (13.03%) WordPress
3 57 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 42 (2.91%) Drupal
5 36 (2.49%) Umbraco
6 25 (1.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 25 (1.73%) Marvel
7 20 (1.39%) EPiServer
7 20 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
8 17 (1.18%) Joomla!
9 16 (1.11%) IIS
10 13 (0.90%) Apache
11 5 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
11 5 (0.35%) nginx
11 5 (0.35%) SilverStripe
12 4 (0.28%) Kentico
12 4 (0.28%) Moodle
12 4 (0.28%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.21%) DNN
13 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 823 (57.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 228 (15.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 160 (11.09%) InDesign
4 119 (8.25%) InVision
5 84 (5.82%) Adobe After Effects
6 72 (4.99%) Microsoft Office
7 46 (3.19%) Adobe Premiere
8 45 (3.12%) OmniGraffle
9 34 (2.36%) Fireworks
10 28 (1.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 27 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
12 25 (1.73%) GIMP
13 19 (1.32%) MS Visio
14 17 (1.18%) Final Cut Pro
15 12 (0.83%) UXPin
16 11 (0.76%) Moqups
17 10 (0.69%) Inkscape
17 10 (0.69%) Maya
18 8 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
18 8 (0.55%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 37 (2.56%) Magento
2 15 (1.04%) OpenCart
3 13 (0.90%) Eloqua
4 11 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.69%) WebTrends
6 7 (0.49%) Shopify
7 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.069%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.069%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.069%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 66 (4.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 40 (2.77%) Google Analytics
3 31 (2.15%) SaaS
4 23 (1.59%) GitHub
5 21 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.32%) npm
7 16 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (0.90%) Office 365
10 11 (0.76%) Sage Pay
11 9 (0.62%) Slack
12 6 (0.42%) MailChimp
13 5 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
13 5 (0.35%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.28%) Silverpop
15 3 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
15 3 (0.21%) Yarn
16 2 (0.14%) AdWords
16 2 (0.14%) Pure360
17 1 (0.069%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.33%) Internet
2 23 (1.59%) FTP
3 18 (1.25%) SMS
4 9 (0.62%) DNS
5 7 (0.49%) Intranet
6 6 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.42%) LAN
6 6 (0.42%) SSL
7 5 (0.35%) HTTP
7 5 (0.35%) WAN
8 4 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (0.28%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.21%) DHCP
9 3 (0.21%) Firewall
9 3 (0.21%) SSH
9 3 (0.21%) VLAN
9 3 (0.21%) VoIP
9 3 (0.21%) VPN
9 3 (0.21%) Wireless
10 2 (0.14%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (8.66%) MySQL
2 52 (3.60%) SQL Server
3 15 (1.04%) Geospatial Data
4 11 (0.76%) Big Data
5 8 (0.55%) MongoDB
5 8 (0.55%) NoSQL
6 7 (0.49%) RDBMS
6 7 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.21%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.069%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.069%) GIS
11 1 (0.069%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 268 (18.57%) Git (software)
2 105 (7.28%) Axure RP
3 99 (6.86%) gulp
4 79 (5.47%) Grunt
5 77 (5.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 69 (4.78%) Dreamweaver
7 42 (2.91%) JIRA
7 42 (2.91%) Subversion
8 40 (2.77%) Bitbucket
9 37 (2.56%) Visual Studio
10 21 (1.46%) Jenkins
11 19 (1.32%) Jasmine
12 18 (1.25%) Karma Test Runner
13 15 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (0.83%) Bower
14 12 (0.83%) webpack
15 11 (0.76%) JIRA Agile
16 10 (0.69%) git-flow
17 9 (0.62%) CasperJS
17 9 (0.62%) Vagrant
General
1 371 (25.71%) Marketing
2 150 (10.40%) Finance
3 95 (6.58%) Games
4 86 (5.96%) Retail
5 76 (5.27%) Advertising
6 52 (3.60%) Banking
7 33 (2.29%) Private Banking
8 31 (2.15%) Corporate Banking
8 31 (2.15%) Publishing
9 30 (2.08%) Telecoms
10 26 (1.80%) Legal
11 17 (1.18%) Electronics
11 17 (1.18%) Multimedia
12 14 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.76%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.62%) Automotive
15 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.21%) Swedish Language
16 2 (0.14%) Back Office
16 2 (0.14%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 749 (51.91%) Developer
2 520 (36.04%) Designer
3 411 (28.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 235 (16.29%) UX Designer
5 188 (13.03%) Web Developer
6 175 (12.13%) HTML Developer
7 171 (11.85%) UI Designer
8 143 (9.91%) HTML CSS Developer
9 125 (8.66%) JavaScript Developer
10 118 (8.18%) UI/UX Designer
11 104 (7.21%) Digital Designer
12 102 (7.07%) Web Designer
13 98 (6.79%) Senior Designer
14 82 (5.68%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 80 (5.54%) UI Developer
16 78 (5.41%) Senior Developer
17 77 (5.34%) PHP Developer
18 65 (4.50%) Graphic Designer
19 64 (4.44%) Junior
20 50 (3.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1079 (74.77%) HTML
2 1035 (71.73%) CSS
3 545 (37.77%) HTML5
4 498 (34.51%) jQuery
5 388 (26.89%) CSS3
6 337 (23.35%) AngularJS
7 263 (18.23%) Sass
8 169 (11.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 121 (8.39%) React
10 115 (7.97%) .NET
11 111 (7.69%) Ajax
12 100 (6.93%) LESS
13 98 (6.79%) Node.js
14 53 (3.67%) ASP.NET
14 53 (3.67%) Backbone.js
15 51 (3.53%) Web Services
16 45 (3.12%) Laravel
17 44 (3.05%) JSON
18 43 (2.98%) LAMP
18 43 (2.98%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 763 (52.88%) User Experience
2 162 (11.23%) Mobile App
3 134 (9.29%) Social Media
4 99 (6.86%) Graphic Design
5 71 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
6 57 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (3.67%) Animation
8 46 (3.19%) Fintech
9 37 (2.56%) Computer Science
10 36 (2.49%) Online Banking
11 27 (1.87%) Motion Graphics
12 26 (1.80%) W3C
13 25 (1.73%) BBC
14 21 (1.46%) Digital Media
15 17 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
15 17 (1.18%) Photography
16 15 (1.04%) Marketing Technology
16 15 (1.04%) Smartphone
17 12 (0.83%) Online Games
17 12 (0.83%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 74 (5.13%) Linux
2 59 (4.09%) Android
2 59 (4.09%) Apple iOS
3 32 (2.22%) Windows
4 18 (1.25%) Mac OS X
5 9 (0.62%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.55%) Unix
7 7 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.42%) CentOS
9 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.069%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.069%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.069%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (30.63%) Front End Development
2 358 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
3 350 (24.26%) Wireframes
4 319 (22.11%) Web Development
5 234 (16.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 227 (15.73%) Web Design
7 197 (13.65%) SEO
8 157 (10.88%) E-Commerce
9 133 (9.22%) Prototyping
10 115 (7.97%) MVC
11 88 (6.10%) Analytics
12 87 (6.03%) Scrum
12 87 (6.03%) Typography
13 68 (4.71%) Content Management
13 68 (4.71%) OOP
14 67 (4.64%) Mobile Development
15 65 (4.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 64 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
16 64 (4.44%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
17 61 (4.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 809 (56.06%) JavaScript
2 290 (20.10%) PHP
3 97 (6.72%) C#
4 70 (4.85%) SQL
5 66 (4.57%) Java
6 37 (2.56%) Ruby
7 29 (2.01%) C
8 19 (1.32%) Python
9 15 (1.04%) ES6
10 13 (0.90%) Bash Shell
11 12 (0.83%) C++
12 8 (0.55%) Objective-C
13 6 (0.42%) PHP 5
13 6 (0.42%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.42%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.35%) Perl
15 4 (0.28%) ActionScript
15 4 (0.28%) PHP 7
15 4 (0.28%) VB
16 3 (0.21%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 114 (7.90%) Degree
2 10 (0.69%) HND
3 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.49%) PhD
5 6 (0.42%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.35%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.21%) A+ Certification
7 3 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.21%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.21%) HNC
7 3 (0.21%) MCP
7 3 (0.21%) MCSA
7 3 (0.21%) MCSE
7 3 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.14%) EnCE
9 1 (0.069%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.56%) QA
2 7 (0.49%) WCAG
3 4 (0.28%) SLA
4 3 (0.21%) PMO
4 3 (0.21%) WAI
5 1 (0.069%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.069%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.49%) Docker
3 6 (0.42%) NFS
3 6 (0.42%) Samba
4 5 (0.35%) Firmware
4 5 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (0.97%) cPanel
2 7 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (0.42%) Plesk
4 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 695 (48.16%) Adobe
2 81 (5.61%) Microsoft
3 62 (4.30%) Google
4 36 (2.49%) Facebook
4 36 (2.49%) Sitecore
5 25 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (1.46%) Apple
7 15 (1.04%) Sage
7 15 (1.04%) Zend
8 14 (0.97%) Twitter
9 10 (0.69%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 10 (0.69%) WorldPay
10 9 (0.62%) Marketo
10 9 (0.62%) SAP
11 8 (0.55%) DoubleClick
12 7 (0.49%) Pardot
13 6 (0.42%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.42%) Xamarin
14 5 (0.35%) Oracle
15 4 (0.28%) Omniture