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

Adobe Photoshop
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 149 146
Rank change year-on-year -22 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 59 95 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.14% 1.53% 1.50%
As % of the Applications category 10.87% 15.20% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48 80 76
Median salary £31,500 £25,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -16.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33%  

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 543 625 524
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 10.50% 10.04% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 423 492 399
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,350 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +1.49% -1.47%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +9 17 £27,500 -45.00%
Birmingham -10 16 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Halesowen - 9 £37,500 - 2
Staffordshire +9 7 - - 2
Coventry -6 6 £36,250 +47.95% 1
Solihull -6 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Walsall +5 1 £22,500 -
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 95 (87.96%) HTML
2 91 (84.26%) CSS
3 83 (76.85%) JavaScript
4 61 (56.48%) HTML5
5 54 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 53 (49.07%) jQuery
7 50 (46.30%) Front End Development
8 49 (45.37%) Sass
8 49 (45.37%) Web Design
9 45 (41.67%) PHP
10 42 (38.89%) Adobe
11 38 (35.19%) User Experience
12 35 (32.41%) AngularJS
13 34 (31.48%) Marketing
14 33 (30.56%) WordPress
15 31 (28.70%) SEO
16 28 (25.93%) CSS3
17 25 (23.15%) Open Source
18 24 (22.22%) Symfony
19 23 (21.30%) Web Development
19 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
20 21 (19.44%) gulp
21 20 (18.52%) SQL
22 19 (17.59%) Internet
22 19 (17.59%) Games
22 19 (17.59%) Graphic Design
22 19 (17.59%) Social Media
22 19 (17.59%) REST
23 18 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
23 18 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails

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 33 (30.56%) WordPress
2 8 (7.41%) CMS
3 7 (6.48%) Joomla!
4 5 (4.63%) Drupal
5 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 18 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (10.19%) Adobe After Effects
3 11 (10.19%) Adobe Premiere
4 8 (7.41%) InDesign
5 4 (3.70%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.85%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.93%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Magento
2 7 (6.48%) OpenCart
3 2 (1.85%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.93%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.93%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.04%) MySQL
2 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (19.44%) gulp
2 14 (12.96%) Grunt
3 12 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 10 (9.26%) Babel
5 6 (5.56%) Subversion
6 5 (4.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 5 (4.63%) Appium
6 5 (4.63%) Calabash
6 5 (4.63%) Jasmine
6 5 (4.63%) Mocha
6 5 (4.63%) UI Automator
6 5 (4.63%) webpack
7 4 (3.70%) Bower
8 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
General
1 34 (31.48%) Marketing
2 19 (17.59%) Games
3 10 (9.26%) Billing
4 5 (4.63%) Advertising
4 5 (4.63%) Retail
5 3 (2.78%) Finance
5 3 (2.78%) Local Government
6 2 (1.85%) Automotive
6 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (66.67%) Developer
2 56 (51.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 36 (33.33%) HTML Developer
4 34 (31.48%) HTML CSS Developer
5 33 (30.56%) Junior
6 25 (23.15%) Designer
6 25 (23.15%) JavaScript Developer
6 25 (23.15%) Junior Developer
6 25 (23.15%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 22 (20.37%) Web Developer
8 21 (19.44%) Web Designer
9 19 (17.59%) Junior JavaScript Developer
10 11 (10.19%) Digital Designer
10 11 (10.19%) Senior Designer
10 11 (10.19%) Senior Digital Designer
10 11 (10.19%) Senior Web Designer
11 10 (9.26%) PHP Developer
11 10 (9.26%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (9.26%) Software Engineer
12 9 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (87.96%) HTML
2 91 (84.26%) CSS
3 61 (56.48%) HTML5
4 53 (49.07%) jQuery
5 49 (45.37%) Sass
6 35 (32.41%) AngularJS
7 28 (25.93%) CSS3
8 24 (22.22%) Symfony
9 19 (17.59%) REST
10 18 (16.67%) Django
10 18 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
11 12 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (10.19%) Node.js
13 9 (8.33%) React
14 7 (6.48%) Compass CSS Framework
14 7 (6.48%) XML
15 6 (5.56%) JSON
15 6 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (5.56%) Semantic HTML
15 6 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (35.19%) User Experience
2 19 (17.59%) Graphic Design
2 19 (17.59%) Social Media
3 16 (14.81%) BBC
4 11 (10.19%) Animation
5 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.85%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.85%) W3C
7 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.93%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.93%) Life Science
7 1 (0.93%) New Media
7 1 (0.93%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) Android
1 6 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.78%) Windows
3 2 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.30%) Front End Development
2 49 (45.37%) Web Design
3 31 (28.70%) SEO
4 25 (23.15%) Open Source
5 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (21.30%) Web Development
6 18 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 18 (16.67%) Internet Marketing
7 16 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (14.81%) MVC
8 15 (13.89%) Mobile First
9 13 (12.04%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 10 (9.26%) Single Customer View
10 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
10 10 (9.26%) Test Automation
10 10 (9.26%) Unit Testing
10 10 (9.26%) Wireframes
11 9 (8.33%) Analytics
11 9 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (7.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 83 (76.85%) JavaScript
2 45 (41.67%) PHP
3 20 (18.52%) SQL
4 18 (16.67%) Ruby
5 10 (9.26%) ES6
6 6 (5.56%) Objective-C
7 5 (4.63%) Apple Swift
7 5 (4.63%) ECMAScript
7 5 (4.63%) Java
7 5 (4.63%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.63%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (38.89%) Adobe
2 15 (13.89%) Google
3 6 (5.56%) Zend
4 5 (4.63%) Appcelerator
4 5 (4.63%) Facebook
4 5 (4.63%) Twitter
5 3 (2.78%) T-Plan
6 1 (0.93%) ATG
6 1 (0.93%) hybris
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle
6 1 (0.93%) Progress
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Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits (inc flexible working hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits (inc flexible working hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £34,000 - £38,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Hideaway Time-lapse Systems
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum plus 20 days holiday & bank holidays
Posted: 9 days ago
Whitchurch, Shropshire
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Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago