Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 211 185
Rank change year-on-year -15 -26 0
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 82 108 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.87% 1.12% 1.53%
As % of the Applications category 8.47% 11.60% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 62 91 173
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% -7.94% +9.57%
10th Percentile £22,825 £18,750 £19,500
90th Percentile £40,934 £42,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +4.48%

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 968 931 1,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.23% 9.67% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 692 729 905
West Midlands median annual salary £34,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.38% - +3.17%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,850 £52,500
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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Halesowen +7 17 £31,750 - 1
Coventry -6 16 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Birmingham -22 14 £36,699 +4.86% 9
Solihull +17 11 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Warwickshire -25 9 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Worcestershire +30 4 £26,125 -25.36% 1
Shropshire +19 3 £25,000 -12.28%
Staffordshire 0 3 £35,000 +22.81% 4
Wolverhampton -21 1 £30,000 +5.26%
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 61 (74.39%) HTML
2 57 (69.51%) CSS
3 55 (67.07%) Adobe Illustrator
4 46 (56.10%) Adobe
5 45 (54.88%) JavaScript
6 43 (52.44%) User Experience
7 41 (50.00%) Web Development
8 29 (35.37%) PHP
9 28 (34.15%) Games
10 26 (31.71%) HTML5
11 25 (30.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 24 (29.27%) Git (software)
13 23 (28.05%) Front End Development
14 21 (25.61%) jQuery
15 20 (24.39%) Marketing
15 20 (24.39%) MySQL
16 19 (23.17%) CSS3
17 18 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (21.95%) E-Commerce
17 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (20.73%) Web Design
19 16 (19.51%) Mobile App
20 15 (18.29%) React
20 15 (18.29%) Degree
21 14 (17.07%) Animation
21 14 (17.07%) WordPress
21 14 (17.07%) SEO
21 14 (17.07%) BBC
21 14 (17.07%) .NET
22 13 (15.85%) CMS

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 (17.07%) WordPress
2 13 (15.85%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) Drupal
3 2 (2.44%) Marvel
4 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 55 (67.07%) Adobe Illustrator
2 25 (30.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (9.76%) Adobe After Effects
3 8 (9.76%) Adobe Premiere
4 6 (7.32%) InDesign
5 4 (4.88%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (3.66%) Fireworks
6 3 (3.66%) InVision
6 3 (3.66%) Moqups
7 1 (1.22%) GIMP
7 1 (1.22%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Magento
2 2 (2.44%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.66%) PaaS
3 2 (2.44%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.44%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.22%) AdWords
4 1 (1.22%) GitHub
4 1 (1.22%) Heroku
4 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) Broadband
1 8 (9.76%) Firewall
2 2 (2.44%) DNS
2 2 (2.44%) Intranet
2 2 (2.44%) SSH
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) MySQL
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.88%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (3.66%) Subversion
4 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.44%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.22%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.22%) gulp
6 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (34.15%) Games
2 20 (24.39%) Marketing
3 8 (9.76%) Automotive
4 6 (7.32%) Advertising
5 5 (6.10%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (53.66%) Developer
2 33 (40.24%) Designer
3 18 (21.95%) Web Designer
4 13 (15.85%) Digital Designer
4 13 (15.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (14.63%) Web Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (13.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (13.41%) UI Designer
7 10 (12.20%) .NET Developer
7 10 (12.20%) HTML Developer
7 10 (12.20%) PHP Developer
8 9 (10.98%) HTML CSS Developer
8 9 (10.98%) Interface Designer
9 8 (9.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (8.54%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
10 7 (8.54%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 7 (8.54%) PHP WordPress Developer
10 7 (8.54%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (74.39%) HTML
2 57 (69.51%) CSS
3 26 (31.71%) HTML5
4 21 (25.61%) jQuery
5 19 (23.17%) CSS3
6 15 (18.29%) React
7 14 (17.07%) .NET
8 12 (14.63%) ASP.NET
9 10 (12.20%) AngularJS
9 10 (12.20%) Laravel
10 9 (10.98%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (9.76%) .NET Framework
12 7 (8.54%) Sass
13 5 (6.10%) RESTful
13 5 (6.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (6.10%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 4 (4.88%) Ajax
14 4 (4.88%) Web Services
15 3 (3.66%) JSON
15 3 (3.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (52.44%) User Experience
2 16 (19.51%) Mobile App
3 14 (17.07%) Animation
3 14 (17.07%) BBC
4 12 (14.63%) Social Media
5 11 (13.41%) Graphic Design
6 10 (12.20%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (4.88%) e-Learning
9 3 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (3.66%) Tandem
10 2 (2.44%) New Media
10 2 (2.44%) Replication
11 1 (1.22%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.85%) Android
1 13 (15.85%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.00%) Web Development
2 23 (28.05%) Front End Development
3 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (21.95%) E-Commerce
4 17 (20.73%) Web Design
5 14 (17.07%) SEO
6 13 (15.85%) Typography
6 13 (15.85%) Wireframes
7 12 (14.63%) Analytics
8 11 (13.41%) Scrum
9 10 (12.20%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 10 (12.20%) OO
10 9 (10.98%) A/B Testing
10 9 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (9.76%) Customer Acquisition
11 8 (9.76%) Data Analytics
11 8 (9.76%) Data Protection
11 8 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (8.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.88%) JavaScript
2 29 (35.37%) PHP
3 12 (14.63%) Java
4 8 (9.76%) Python
4 8 (9.76%) Ruby
5 5 (6.10%) C#
6 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.44%) ES6
7 2 (2.44%) SQL
8 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) cPanel
Vendors
1 46 (56.10%) Adobe
2 4 (4.88%) Google
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.44%) Facebook
4 2 (2.44%) Twitter
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) WooCommerce