The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Photoshop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Photoshop over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 143 161
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 49 101 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.02% 1.63% 1.18%
As % of the Applications category 7.18% 12.24% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 36 91 47
Median salary £28,500 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.57% +34.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,565
% change year-on-year - +6.33%  

Photoshop is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 682 825 754
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.24% 13.35% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 521 644 627
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Photoshop as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in the West Midlands

Photoshop
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Photoshop in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Photoshop in the West Midlands

Photoshop
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Photoshop in the West Midlands

Photoshop
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +27 25 £21,500 -57.00% 2
Birmingham +17 10 £35,000 - 2
Coventry +13 5 £29,000 -22.66%
Staffordshire +3 4 £28,500 -2.56%
Worcestershire -20 3 £35,000 -
Solihull - 2 £40,000 - 1
Wolverhampton +6 1 £28,500 -5.00%
Shropshire -6 1 £28,500 -6.55%
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 102 (89.47%) HTML
2 97 (85.09%) CSS
3 81 (71.05%) JavaScript
4 53 (46.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 52 (45.61%) HTML5
5 52 (45.61%) User Experience
6 47 (41.23%) jQuery
7 46 (40.35%) Adobe
8 32 (28.07%) Front End Development
9 31 (27.19%) Web Development
10 30 (26.32%) CSS3
11 29 (25.44%) PHP
12 26 (22.81%) Marketing
13 22 (19.30%) Web Design
13 22 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (17.54%) E-Commerce
14 20 (17.54%) Sass
14 20 (17.54%) gulp
14 20 (17.54%) Wireframes
15 19 (16.67%) Grunt
16 17 (14.91%) AngularJS
16 17 (14.91%) MVC
17 16 (14.04%) Git (software)
18 15 (13.16%) Google
18 15 (13.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 14 (12.28%) WordPress
19 14 (12.28%) SEO
20 13 (11.40%) Social Media
21 12 (10.53%) Semantic HTML
21 12 (10.53%) MySQL

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (12.28%) WordPress
2 11 (9.65%) CMS
3 4 (3.51%) EPiServer
4 3 (2.63%) Drupal
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (46.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 15 (13.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (8.77%) InDesign
4 9 (7.89%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.63%) Acrobat
5 3 (2.63%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (2.63%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (1.75%) InVision
6 2 (1.75%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.88%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Magento
2 2 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.75%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) Internet
2 2 (1.75%) SMS
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (17.54%) gulp
2 19 (16.67%) Grunt
3 16 (14.04%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.77%) Babel
5 7 (6.14%) Subversion
6 6 (5.26%) Bower
7 5 (4.39%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (4.39%) Appium
7 5 (4.39%) Calabash
7 5 (4.39%) Jasmine
7 5 (4.39%) Mocha
7 5 (4.39%) UI Automator
7 5 (4.39%) webpack
8 4 (3.51%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.75%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.75%) JUnit
9 2 (1.75%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.75%) TestNG
General
1 26 (22.81%) Marketing
2 10 (8.77%) Billing
3 9 (7.89%) Advertising
4 6 (5.26%) Retail
5 5 (4.39%) Games
6 2 (1.75%) Finance
6 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Automotive
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 66 (57.89%) Developer
2 49 (42.98%) Designer
3 36 (31.58%) Web Designer
4 33 (28.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 32 (28.07%) Web Developer
6 17 (14.91%) Junior
7 13 (11.40%) HTML CSS Developer
7 13 (11.40%) HTML Developer
8 12 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (8.77%) HTML CSS Designer
9 10 (8.77%) Junior Designer
9 10 (8.77%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (8.77%) Software Engineer
10 9 (7.89%) Photoshop Designer
10 9 (7.89%) Photoshop Web Designer
10 9 (7.89%) PHP Developer
10 9 (7.89%) PHP Web Developer
10 9 (7.89%) Senior Developer
11 8 (7.02%) LAMP Developer
11 8 (7.02%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (89.47%) HTML
2 97 (85.09%) CSS
3 52 (45.61%) HTML5
4 47 (41.23%) jQuery
5 30 (26.32%) CSS3
6 20 (17.54%) Sass
7 17 (14.91%) AngularJS
8 12 (10.53%) Semantic HTML
9 11 (9.65%) Node.js
10 10 (8.77%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (8.77%) Symfony
11 9 (7.89%) JSON
11 9 (7.89%) Web Services
12 8 (7.02%) LAMP
13 6 (5.26%) React
13 6 (5.26%) React Native
14 5 (4.39%) Browserify
14 5 (4.39%) NativeScript
14 5 (4.39%) OOCSS
14 5 (4.39%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 52 (45.61%) User Experience
2 13 (11.40%) Social Media
3 10 (8.77%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.14%) Graphic Design
5 6 (5.26%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.63%) Animation
7 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.75%) BBC
7 2 (1.75%) Fintech
7 2 (1.75%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.88%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.88%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.88%) Life Science
8 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.39%) Android
1 5 (4.39%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.63%) Linux
2 3 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.07%) Front End Development
2 31 (27.19%) Web Development
3 22 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (19.30%) Web Design
4 20 (17.54%) E-Commerce
4 20 (17.54%) Wireframes
5 17 (14.91%) MVC
6 14 (12.28%) SEO
7 11 (9.65%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (8.77%) Single Customer View
8 10 (8.77%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.77%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (6.14%) Open Source
11 6 (5.26%) Analytics
11 6 (5.26%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
12 5 (4.39%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (4.39%) Mobile First
12 5 (4.39%) SMACSS
12 5 (4.39%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (71.05%) JavaScript
2 29 (25.44%) PHP
3 10 (8.77%) ES6
4 6 (5.26%) Java
5 5 (4.39%) Apple Swift
5 5 (4.39%) ECMAScript
5 5 (4.39%) Objective-C
5 5 (4.39%) SQL
5 5 (4.39%) TypeScript
6 3 (2.63%) Ruby
7 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (40.35%) Adobe
2 15 (13.16%) Google
3 6 (5.26%) Zend
4 5 (4.39%) Appcelerator
4 5 (4.39%) Facebook
4 5 (4.39%) Twitter
5 3 (2.63%) T-Plan
6 1 (0.88%) ATG
6 1 (0.88%) hybris
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle
6 1 (0.88%) Progress
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