Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 259 211 216
Rank change year-on-year -48 +5 -47
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 38 123 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.44% 1.24% 1.23%
As % of the Applications category 4.21% 12.18% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 31 100 127
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% +14.55% -15.38%
10th Percentile £17,000 £22,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £40,950
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%

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 902 1,010 1,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.46% 10.19% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 624 820 934
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.84%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £56,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 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
Birmingham -19 10 £25,000 -23.08% 8
Staffordshire +14 9 £33,500 -4.29% 4
Coventry +4 8 £32,500 -7.14%
Warwickshire +18 4 £28,000 +1.82% 1
Wolverhampton - 4 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 26 (68.42%) HTML
2 25 (65.79%) CSS
3 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
4 20 (52.63%) jQuery
5 18 (47.37%) Web Development
6 15 (39.47%) SEO
7 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
8 13 (34.21%) C#
8 13 (34.21%) .NET
9 12 (31.58%) PHP
9 12 (31.58%) CMS
9 12 (31.58%) WordPress
9 12 (31.58%) HTML5
9 12 (31.58%) Front End Development
10 11 (28.95%) Social Media
10 11 (28.95%) Ajax
10 11 (28.95%) SQL
11 10 (26.32%) Google
11 10 (26.32%) User Experience
12 9 (23.68%) React
12 9 (23.68%) MVC
12 9 (23.68%) T-SQL
12 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
12 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
12 9 (23.68%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (23.68%) Degree
13 8 (21.05%) Laravel
13 8 (21.05%) Web Design
14 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (18.42%) Automotive

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 12 (31.58%) CMS
1 12 (31.58%) WordPress
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (7.89%) Fireworks
2 3 (7.89%) Moqups
3 2 (5.26%) InDesign
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (2.63%) GIMP
4 1 (2.63%) InVision
4 1 (2.63%) Maya
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) PaaS
2 3 (7.89%) Silverpop
3 2 (5.26%) GitHub
4 1 (2.63%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (7.89%) Subversion
4 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (18.42%) Automotive
1 7 (18.42%) Marketing
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Games
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
2 10 (26.32%) HTML Developer
3 9 (23.68%) HTML CSS Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Web Developer
4 7 (18.42%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (15.79%) WordPress Developer
6 5 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
6 5 (13.16%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
6 5 (13.16%) PHP Developer
6 5 (13.16%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 5 (13.16%) PHP WordPress Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Access Developer
7 4 (10.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) HTML
2 25 (65.79%) CSS
3 20 (52.63%) jQuery
4 13 (34.21%) .NET
5 12 (31.58%) HTML5
6 11 (28.95%) Ajax
7 9 (23.68%) React
8 8 (21.05%) Laravel
9 7 (18.42%) CSS3
9 7 (18.42%) Web Services
10 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (15.79%) RESTful
10 6 (15.79%) XML
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (13.16%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (13.16%) Sass
11 5 (13.16%) SOAP
11 5 (13.16%) WCF
11 5 (13.16%) XHTML
11 5 (13.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Social Media
2 10 (26.32%) User Experience
3 6 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.89%) Tandem
5 3 (7.89%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.63%) Animation
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Android
2 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Web Development
2 15 (39.47%) SEO
3 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
4 12 (31.58%) Front End Development
5 9 (23.68%) MVC
5 9 (23.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (21.05%) Web Design
7 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.42%) Analytics
8 6 (15.79%) OO
8 6 (15.79%) OO PHP
8 6 (15.79%) Pay per click
9 5 (13.16%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (13.16%) Mobile First
9 5 (13.16%) Time Management
9 5 (13.16%) Wireframes
10 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.53%) Content Writing
10 4 (10.53%) Copywriting
10 4 (10.53%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 13 (34.21%) C#
3 12 (31.58%) PHP
4 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 9 (23.68%) T-SQL
5 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
6 5 (13.16%) XPath
7 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Google
2 7 (18.42%) Adobe
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter