Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 212 183
Rank change year-on-year +10 -29 +4
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 125 133 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.23% 1.17% 1.35%
As % of the Applications category 12.05% 11.63% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 104 130 133
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £40,075 £53,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1037 1144 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.17% 10.04% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 857 893 764
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.17% -7.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,000 £50,438
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Photoshop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 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
Birmingham +6 36 £32,500 +18.18% 4
Halesowen - 28 £28,000 - 2
Warwickshire -1 22 £27,500 -5.98% 4
Staffordshire -9 9 £35,000 +29.63% 4
Coventry +18 7 £35,000 +42.86%
Sutton Coldfield - 6 - -
Solihull -4 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Worcestershire -19 4 £22,500 -30.77% 2
Dudley +11 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Walsall +5 1 - -
Shropshire -11 1 £55,000 +111.54% 1
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 104 (83.20%) HTML
1 104 (83.20%) CSS
2 90 (72.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 77 (61.60%) JavaScript
4 70 (56.00%) HTML5
5 64 (51.20%) Sass
6 62 (49.60%) Front End Development
7 61 (48.80%) Adobe
8 60 (48.00%) Web Design
9 58 (46.40%) jQuery
10 55 (44.00%) Marketing
11 54 (43.20%) AngularJS
11 54 (43.20%) User Experience
12 52 (41.60%) CSS3
13 48 (38.40%) PHP
14 43 (34.40%) Games
15 39 (31.20%) SEO
16 38 (30.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 35 (28.00%) Social Media
17 35 (28.00%) WordPress
17 35 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
18 34 (27.20%) Open Source
19 30 (24.00%) E-Commerce
20 29 (23.20%) Web Development
21 27 (21.60%) BBC
22 23 (18.40%) CMS
23 22 (17.60%) Graphic Design
23 22 (17.60%) Animation
23 22 (17.60%) Mobile App
23 22 (17.60%) React

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 35 (28.00%) WordPress
2 23 (18.40%) CMS
3 9 (7.20%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.60%) Drupal
5 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.80%) IIS
5 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 90 (72.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 38 (30.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (11.20%) InDesign
4 11 (8.80%) Adobe After Effects
5 10 (8.00%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (2.40%) InVision
7 1 (0.80%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (11.20%) OpenCart
2 10 (8.00%) Magento
3 1 (0.80%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.80%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.80%) Internet
2 6 (4.80%) DNS
2 6 (4.80%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.60%) MySQL
2 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.40%) gulp
3 10 (8.00%) Grunt
3 10 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.60%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.80%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.80%) jMock
5 1 (0.80%) JUnit
5 1 (0.80%) Mockito
5 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (44.00%) Marketing
2 43 (34.40%) Games
3 19 (15.20%) Advertising
4 4 (3.20%) Retail
5 3 (2.40%) Electronics
6 2 (1.60%) Automotive
7 1 (0.80%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 79 (63.20%) Developer
2 67 (53.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 47 (37.60%) Designer
4 45 (36.00%) HTML Developer
5 44 (35.20%) HTML CSS Developer
6 36 (28.80%) JavaScript Developer
7 31 (24.80%) Web Designer
8 23 (18.40%) Junior
9 21 (16.80%) Junior Developer
10 20 (16.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 18 (14.40%) Senior Designer
11 18 (14.40%) Web Developer
12 17 (13.60%) Digital Designer
13 16 (12.80%) Junior JavaScript Developer
13 16 (12.80%) Senior Web Designer
14 15 (12.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 11 (8.80%) Angular Developer
16 10 (8.00%) Senior Developer
16 10 (8.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 10 (8.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (83.20%) CSS
1 104 (83.20%) HTML
2 70 (56.00%) HTML5
3 64 (51.20%) Sass
4 58 (46.40%) jQuery
5 54 (43.20%) AngularJS
6 52 (41.60%) CSS3
7 22 (17.60%) React
8 21 (16.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (13.60%) REST
10 16 (12.80%) Django
10 16 (12.80%) Ruby on Rails
10 16 (12.80%) Symfony
11 12 (9.60%) LESS
11 12 (9.60%) Web Services
12 11 (8.80%) JSON
12 11 (8.80%) RESTful
12 11 (8.80%) Semantic HTML
13 10 (8.00%) PhoneGap
14 8 (6.40%) Compass CSS Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (43.20%) User Experience
2 35 (28.00%) Social Media
3 27 (21.60%) BBC
4 22 (17.60%) Animation
4 22 (17.60%) Graphic Design
4 22 (17.60%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.60%) Photography
5 2 (1.60%) Video Editing
5 2 (1.60%) W3C
6 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.20%) Android
1 4 (3.20%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.60%) Linux
3 1 (0.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (49.60%) Front End Development
2 60 (48.00%) Web Design
3 39 (31.20%) SEO
4 35 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (27.20%) Open Source
6 30 (24.00%) E-Commerce
7 29 (23.20%) Web Development
8 18 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (13.60%) Scrum
10 16 (12.80%) A/B Testing
10 16 (12.80%) Internet Marketing
10 16 (12.80%) Kanban
11 11 (8.80%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 10 (8.00%) Analytics
13 9 (7.20%) Mobile First
13 9 (7.20%) Pay per click
13 9 (7.20%) Typography
14 8 (6.40%) Online Marketing
15 7 (5.60%) Digital Marketing
16 6 (4.80%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 77 (61.60%) JavaScript
2 48 (38.40%) PHP
3 17 (13.60%) SQL
4 16 (12.80%) Ruby
5 8 (6.40%) C
6 4 (3.20%) Apple Swift
6 4 (3.20%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.80%) C#
7 1 (0.80%) Java
7 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (3.20%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) cPanel
1 6 (4.80%) Plesk
Vendors
1 61 (48.80%) Adobe
2 9 (7.20%) Google
3 1 (0.80%) Facebook
3 1 (0.80%) IBM
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.80%) SAP
3 1 (0.80%) Twitter