Period
to 8 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Figma skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Figma over the 6 months to 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Figma
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 224 193 319
Rank change year-on-year -31 +126 -
Permanent jobs citing Figma 34 12 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.55% 0.29% 0.071%
As % of the Applications category 6.02% 4.98% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 6
10th Percentile £45,200 £32,500 £46,875
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +47.78% -18.18% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £63,750 £70,000
90th Percentile " £65,000 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £66,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +47.78% -14.29% -

Figma 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 City of London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 565 241 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.11% 5.86% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 510 187 775
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,400 £26,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,563 £32,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,625 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.86% +10.53% +4.40%
75th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £86,375 £87,500 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £55,875 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year +11.75% +5.82% +3.85%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Figma as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Figma in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Figma in the City of London.

Salary trend for Figma in the City of London

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Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Figma in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Figma in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, IT jobs citing Figma 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 City of London region with a requirement for Figma.

1 28 (82.35%) User Experience
1 28 (82.35%) Sketch
2 17 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 14 (41.18%) InVision
4 13 (38.24%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 12 (35.29%) Prototyping
6 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (29.41%) Adobe
8 9 (26.47%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
8 9 (26.47%) A/B Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Accessibility
9 8 (23.53%) User Research
9 8 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (20.59%) Marvel
10 7 (20.59%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 7 (20.59%) Product Strategy
11 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
11 6 (17.65%) Finance
11 6 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (14.71%) Adobe Illustrator
13 4 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 4 (11.76%) SaaS
13 4 (11.76%) Adobe XD
13 4 (11.76%) Typography
13 4 (11.76%) Social Skills
14 3 (8.82%) Requirements Gathering
14 3 (8.82%) Fintech
14 3 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (8.82%) Collaborative Working
14 3 (8.82%) User Stories

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (5.88%) WordPress
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 28 (82.35%) Sketch
2 14 (41.18%) InVision
3 7 (20.59%) Marvel
4 5 (14.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (11.76%) Adobe XD
6 1 (2.94%) InDesign
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) MailChimp
3 1 (2.94%) Asana
3 1 (2.94%) Lucidchart
3 1 (2.94%) Miro
3 1 (2.94%) Trello
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Social Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Designer
2 18 (52.94%) UX Designer
3 16 (47.06%) Senior Designer
4 13 (38.24%) UI Designer
5 12 (35.29%) Senior UX Designer
6 7 (20.59%) Digital Designer
6 7 (20.59%) Digital Transformation
6 7 (20.59%) Digital UX Designer
6 7 (20.59%) Senior Digital Designer
6 7 (20.59%) Senior UI Designer
7 6 (17.65%) UI/UX Designer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior UI/UX Designer
9 2 (5.88%) Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Lead Designer
10 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Applications Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) CSS
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) React
2 2 (5.88%) Vue.js
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.94%) AWS Amplify
3 1 (2.94%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (82.35%) User Experience
2 8 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (5.88%) Biotechnology
5 2 (5.88%) Life Science
6 1 (2.94%) Blog
6 1 (2.94%) Photography
6 1 (2.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Android
1 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 13 (38.24%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 12 (35.29%) Prototyping
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (26.47%) A/B Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
6 8 (23.53%) User Research
7 7 (20.59%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 7 (20.59%) Product Strategy
8 6 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (11.76%) Typography
10 3 (8.82%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (8.82%) Fintech
10 3 (8.82%) Requirements Gathering
10 3 (8.82%) User Stories
11 2 (5.88%) Design Thinking
11 2 (5.88%) Human-Centred Design
11 2 (5.88%) Interaction Design
11 2 (5.88%) Story Mapping
11 2 (5.88%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) Accessibility
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft