Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Photoshop
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 218 178
Rank change year-on-year -33 -40 -1
Permanent jobs citing Photoshop 49 102 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.54% 1.02% 1.50%
As % of the Applications category 5.11% 10.11% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 41 82 158
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +16.36% -8.33%
10th Percentile £17,750 £22,850 £21,025
90th Percentile £43,750 £41,125 £52,500
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 958 1,009 1,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.60% 10.08% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 677 802 915
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.84% +3.33%
10th Percentile £20,150 £22,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,475 £52,500
England median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +1.35%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -16 13 £38,399 +18.15% 6
Warwickshire +5 10 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Coventry +9 9 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Staffordshire -1 6 £36,000 +2.86% 1
Wolverhampton - 5 £30,000 - 1
Solihull +7 2 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 34 (69.39%) HTML
2 33 (67.35%) CSS
3 29 (59.18%) JavaScript
4 24 (48.98%) Web Development
5 21 (42.86%) Front End Development
6 20 (40.82%) jQuery
7 18 (36.73%) PHP
7 18 (36.73%) E-Commerce
8 17 (34.69%) React
9 16 (32.65%) SEO
9 16 (32.65%) CMS
9 16 (32.65%) HTML5
10 15 (30.61%) WordPress
10 15 (30.61%) Adobe
11 14 (28.57%) .NET
11 14 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
12 13 (26.53%) C#
12 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (24.49%) Social Media
14 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
14 11 (22.45%) MVC
14 11 (22.45%) User Experience
14 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
15 10 (20.41%) Laravel
15 10 (20.41%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (20.41%) Ajax
15 10 (20.41%) Degree
16 9 (18.37%) Google
16 9 (18.37%) CodeIgniter
16 9 (18.37%) CSS3

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 16 (32.65%) CMS
2 15 (30.61%) WordPress
3 3 (6.12%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) Marvel
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (10.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (6.12%) Fireworks
3 3 (6.12%) InDesign
3 3 (6.12%) Moqups
4 2 (4.08%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (4.08%) InVision
5 1 (2.04%) GIMP
5 1 (2.04%) Maya
5 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Magento
1 2 (4.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Google Analytics
2 5 (10.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.12%) PaaS
4 2 (4.08%) GitHub
4 2 (4.08%) MailChimp
5 1 (2.04%) AdWords
5 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) MySQL
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.16%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (6.12%) Subversion
4 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.04%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.04%) gulp
6 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (16.33%) Automotive
2 7 (14.29%) Marketing
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Games
4 2 (4.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (75.51%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) HTML CSS Developer
2 11 (22.45%) HTML Developer
3 10 (20.41%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (18.37%) PHP Developer
5 7 (14.29%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
5 7 (14.29%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 7 (14.29%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 7 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
6 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Access Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Designer
7 4 (8.16%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (69.39%) HTML
2 33 (67.35%) CSS
3 20 (40.82%) jQuery
4 17 (34.69%) React
5 16 (32.65%) HTML5
6 14 (28.57%) .NET
7 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.41%) Ajax
8 10 (20.41%) Laravel
9 9 (18.37%) CodeIgniter
9 9 (18.37%) CSS3
10 8 (16.33%) RESTful
10 8 (16.33%) Web Services
11 7 (14.29%) SOAP
12 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (12.24%) Sass
12 6 (12.24%) Vue.js
12 6 (12.24%) XML
13 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (10.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Social Media
2 11 (22.45%) User Experience
3 7 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 6 (12.24%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.12%) Tandem
7 2 (4.08%) e-Learning
7 2 (4.08%) Graphic Design
8 1 (2.04%) Animation
8 1 (2.04%) Blog
8 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Android
1 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Web Development
2 21 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 18 (36.73%) E-Commerce
4 16 (32.65%) SEO
5 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.45%) MVC
7 10 (20.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (18.37%) OO
9 7 (14.29%) Analytics
9 7 (14.29%) OO PHP
9 7 (14.29%) Pay per click
9 7 (14.29%) Web Design
10 6 (12.24%) Time Management
11 5 (10.20%) Copywriting
11 5 (10.20%) Mobile First
12 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (8.16%) Content Writing
12 4 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (8.16%) Wireframes
13 3 (6.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) JavaScript
2 18 (36.73%) PHP
3 13 (26.53%) C#
4 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
4 9 (18.37%) VB.NET
5 8 (16.33%) SQL
6 5 (10.20%) XPath
7 4 (8.16%) Java
8 2 (4.08%) ES6
9 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) cPanel
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Adobe
2 9 (18.37%) Google
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.12%) Xamarin
5 2 (4.08%) Twitter
6 1 (2.04%) Facebook