Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 199 186
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 128 118 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.30% 1.15% 1.39%
As % of the Applications category 12.57% 11.59% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 98 122 150
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £29,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -15.71% +12.90%
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,750 £19,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £44,575 £52,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 1,018 1,018 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.32% 9.88% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 783 828 774
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £34,228 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.05% +5.32% -4.41%
10th Percentile £20,750 £20,451 £19,575
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,000 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 - 38 £26,000 -
Birmingham +4 25 £28,750 -17.86% 5
Solihull +2 13 £30,000 -25.00%
Warwickshire -32 12 £24,500 +8.89% 6
Coventry -1 11 £35,000 +29.63% 4
Worcestershire +8 7 £26,125 -25.36%
Sutton Coldfield - 6 - -
Staffordshire 0 5 £30,250 +12.04% 6
Shropshire +10 4 £25,000 -7.41%
Dudley - 1 £25,000 -
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 98 (76.56%) HTML
2 96 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 94 (73.44%) CSS
4 75 (58.59%) Adobe
5 66 (51.56%) JavaScript
5 66 (51.56%) User Experience
6 53 (41.41%) Games
7 50 (39.06%) Marketing
8 48 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 46 (35.94%) Web Design
10 44 (34.38%) jQuery
11 43 (33.59%) HTML5
12 42 (32.81%) Web Development
13 37 (28.91%) PHP
13 37 (28.91%) CSS3
14 36 (28.13%) Front End Development
15 34 (26.56%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (25.00%) Sass
17 30 (23.44%) AngularJS
18 29 (22.66%) Git (software)
19 27 (21.09%) Animation
19 27 (21.09%) BBC
20 26 (20.31%) Mobile App
21 24 (18.75%) SEO
21 24 (18.75%) E-Commerce
22 23 (17.97%) Social Media
23 22 (17.19%) WordPress
24 21 (16.41%) Graphic Design
25 19 (14.84%) Typography
26 17 (13.28%) Open Source

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 22 (17.19%) WordPress
2 13 (10.16%) CMS
3 4 (3.13%) Drupal
3 4 (3.13%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.56%) Marvel
Applications
1 96 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 48 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (10.94%) InDesign
4 10 (7.81%) Adobe After Effects
5 9 (7.03%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (3.13%) InVision
7 2 (1.56%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.78%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.78%) GIMP
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.78%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (7.03%) OpenCart
2 5 (3.91%) Magento
3 3 (2.34%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.78%) Heroku
3 1 (0.78%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.25%) Broadband
1 8 (6.25%) Firewall
2 6 (4.69%) DNS
2 6 (4.69%) FTP
3 5 (3.91%) Internet
4 2 (1.56%) Intranet
4 2 (1.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (22.66%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.03%) gulp
2 9 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.69%) Grunt
3 6 (4.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.34%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 53 (41.41%) Games
2 50 (39.06%) Marketing
3 17 (13.28%) Advertising
4 5 (3.91%) Retail
5 4 (3.13%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (50.00%) Developer
2 63 (49.22%) Designer
3 40 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 39 (30.47%) Web Designer
5 25 (19.53%) HTML Developer
6 23 (17.97%) HTML CSS Developer
7 22 (17.19%) Web Developer
8 21 (16.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 20 (15.63%) Digital Designer
10 14 (10.94%) UI Designer
11 13 (10.16%) Interface Designer
12 12 (9.38%) Senior Designer
12 12 (9.38%) Senior Web Designer
13 10 (7.81%) Creative Designer
13 10 (7.81%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 10 (7.81%) Full Stack Developer
14 8 (6.25%) Angular Developer
14 8 (6.25%) Full Stack Web Developer
14 8 (6.25%) Junior
15 7 (5.47%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (76.56%) HTML
2 94 (73.44%) CSS
3 44 (34.38%) jQuery
4 43 (33.59%) HTML5
5 37 (28.91%) CSS3
6 32 (25.00%) Sass
7 30 (23.44%) AngularJS
8 15 (11.72%) React
9 12 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (7.81%) JSON
10 10 (7.81%) RESTful
11 9 (7.03%) .NET
11 9 (7.03%) ASP.NET
12 8 (6.25%) .NET Framework
12 8 (6.25%) LESS
12 8 (6.25%) Web Services
13 7 (5.47%) Ajax
13 7 (5.47%) Semantic HTML
14 6 (4.69%) PhoneGap
15 5 (3.91%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 66 (51.56%) User Experience
2 27 (21.09%) Animation
2 27 (21.09%) BBC
3 26 (20.31%) Mobile App
4 23 (17.97%) Social Media
5 21 (16.41%) Graphic Design
6 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.91%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.34%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.56%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.56%) New Media
9 2 (1.56%) Replication
9 2 (1.56%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.56%) W3C
10 1 (0.78%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.16%) Android
1 13 (10.16%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.94%) Web Design
2 42 (32.81%) Web Development
3 36 (28.13%) Front End Development
4 34 (26.56%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 24 (18.75%) SEO
6 19 (14.84%) Typography
7 17 (13.28%) Open Source
8 16 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (12.50%) Scrum
9 14 (10.94%) A/B Testing
9 14 (10.94%) Analytics
9 14 (10.94%) Kanban
10 13 (10.16%) Wireframes
11 12 (9.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 9 (7.03%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (6.25%) Data Analytics
13 8 (6.25%) Data Protection
13 8 (6.25%) Pay per click
13 8 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (51.56%) JavaScript
2 37 (28.91%) PHP
3 13 (10.16%) Ruby
4 9 (7.03%) Java
5 8 (6.25%) Python
6 6 (4.69%) C
7 5 (3.91%) SQL
8 4 (3.13%) Apple Swift
8 4 (3.13%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Degree
2 3 (2.34%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) cPanel
1 6 (4.69%) Plesk
Vendors
1 75 (58.59%) Adobe
2 4 (3.13%) Google
3 3 (2.34%) WooCommerce
4 2 (1.56%) Facebook
4 2 (1.56%) SAP
4 2 (1.56%) Twitter
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft