Period
to 26 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Balsamiq skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Balsamiq over the 6 months to 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Balsamiq
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 923 908 993
Rank change year-on-year -15 +85 +70
Permanent jobs citing Balsamiq 133 258 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.100% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 0.76% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 110 149 144
England median annual salary £51,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,125 £58,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £51,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -15.00% -9.09%

Balsamiq is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 25,782 33,982 33,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.30% 20.83% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20,534 27,754 27,825
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Balsamiq
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Balsamiq as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Balsamiq in England

Balsamiq
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Balsamiq in England.

Salary trend for Balsamiq in England

Balsamiq
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Balsamiq in England over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Balsamiq in England

Balsamiq
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Balsamiq within the England region over the 6 months to 26 June 2019. 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
London +22 53 £52,500 +16.67%
South East +7 21 £50,000 +11.11%
North of England +3 21 £52,500 +23.53%
North West +33 16 £52,500 +23.53%
South West +31 15 £40,329 -5.11%
East of England +72 14 £67,500 +54.29%
Midlands +17 9 £29,500 -30.59%
West Midlands +26 7 £29,500 -34.44%
Yorkshire -18 5 £52,500 +23.53%
East Midlands +35 2 £41,500 +9.21%
Balsamiq
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, IT jobs citing Balsamiq 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 England region with a requirement for Balsamiq.

1 102 (76.69%) User Experience
2 93 (69.92%) Wireframes
3 54 (40.60%) Sketch
4 53 (39.85%) Adobe
5 52 (39.10%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (31.58%) Photoshop
6 42 (31.58%) CSS
7 41 (30.83%) HTML
8 39 (29.32%) Axure RP
9 36 (27.07%) Finance
9 36 (27.07%) InVision
10 33 (24.81%) JavaScript
11 32 (24.06%) Adobe XD
12 30 (22.56%) Microsoft
13 25 (18.80%) Analytics
14 24 (18.05%) Degree
15 23 (17.29%) Retail
15 23 (17.29%) Games
15 23 (17.29%) OmniGraffle
16 22 (16.54%) User Stories
16 22 (16.54%) Prototyping
17 21 (15.79%) Scrum
18 20 (15.04%) Mobile App
19 18 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (13.53%) MS Visio
19 18 (13.53%) UXPin
19 18 (13.53%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
20 17 (12.78%) Usability Testing
20 17 (12.78%) Product Management
21 16 (12.03%) HTML5

Balsamiq
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (5.26%) Confluence
2 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.01%) CMS
4 3 (2.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 54 (40.60%) Sketch
2 42 (31.58%) Photoshop
3 36 (27.07%) InVision
4 32 (24.06%) Adobe XD
5 23 (17.29%) OmniGraffle
6 18 (13.53%) MS Visio
6 18 (13.53%) UXPin
7 16 (12.03%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (9.02%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (5.26%) Zeplin
10 5 (3.76%) Marvel
11 4 (3.01%) Figma
12 3 (2.26%) InDesign
12 3 (2.26%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.27%) SaaS
2 8 (6.02%) Lucidchart
3 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.76%) Power Platform
4 4 (3.01%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.28%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.76%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (3.76%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (3.76%) Power BI
2 5 (3.76%) QlikView
3 2 (1.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.75%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 39 (29.32%) Axure RP
2 10 (7.52%) JIRA
3 9 (6.77%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.77%) GitLab
4 7 (5.26%) gulp
4 7 (5.26%) Jasmine
4 7 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (5.26%) webpack
5 2 (1.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.75%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 36 (27.07%) Finance
2 23 (17.29%) Games
2 23 (17.29%) Retail
3 12 (9.02%) Marketing
4 7 (5.26%) Banking
5 3 (2.26%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 80 (60.15%) Designer
2 72 (54.14%) UX Designer
3 34 (25.56%) UI Designer
4 31 (23.31%) UI/UX Designer
5 27 (20.30%) Analyst
6 25 (18.80%) Business Analyst
7 21 (15.79%) Digital Designer
7 21 (15.79%) Digital UX Designer
8 20 (15.04%) Developer
9 19 (14.29%) Senior Designer
10 18 (13.53%) Senior UX Designer
11 11 (8.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (6.02%) Web Designer
13 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
13 6 (4.51%) Product Analyst
13 6 (4.51%) Senior Developer
13 6 (4.51%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 5 (3.76%) Product Business Analyst
14 5 (3.76%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (31.58%) CSS
2 41 (30.83%) HTML
3 16 (12.03%) HTML5
4 14 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 14 (10.53%) jQuery
5 13 (9.77%) Sass
6 12 (9.02%) CSS3
7 7 (5.26%) Ionic Framework
7 7 (5.26%) React Native
8 6 (4.51%) amCharts
8 6 (4.51%) D3.js
9 4 (3.01%) .NET
9 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.01%) React
10 3 (2.26%) Angular 2
10 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (1.50%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (1.50%) LESS
11 2 (1.50%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 102 (76.69%) User Experience
2 20 (15.04%) Mobile App
3 18 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (11.28%) Smartphone
5 11 (8.27%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (4.51%) Social Media
9 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.26%) Online Games
9 3 (2.26%) Robotics
9 3 (2.26%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.50%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.50%) W3C
10 2 (1.50%) Wiki
11 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.75%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.50%) Linux
2 1 (0.75%) Android
2 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (69.92%) Wireframes
2 52 (39.10%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.80%) Analytics
4 22 (16.54%) Prototyping
4 22 (16.54%) User Stories
5 21 (15.79%) Scrum
6 18 (13.53%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 17 (12.78%) Product Management
7 17 (12.78%) Usability Testing
8 16 (12.03%) Translating Business Requirements
9 15 (11.28%) Collaborative Working
9 15 (11.28%) Customer Requirements
9 15 (11.28%) Information Architecture
9 15 (11.28%) SDLC
10 14 (10.53%) Front End Development
10 14 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (10.53%) Workflow
10 14 (10.53%) Workshop Facilitation
11 13 (9.77%) Artificial Intelligence
11 13 (9.77%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.81%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.26%) Groovy
2 7 (5.26%) TypeScript
3 6 (4.51%) Bash Shell
3 6 (4.51%) ES6
3 6 (4.51%) Python
3 6 (4.51%) Ruby
3 6 (4.51%) SQL
4 4 (3.01%) C#
5 2 (1.50%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (0.75%) C
6 1 (0.75%) Java
6 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (18.05%) Degree
2 8 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.26%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.75%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (39.85%) Adobe
2 30 (22.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.28%) WorldPay
4 7 (5.26%) Apple
4 7 (5.26%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 7 (5.26%) IBM
5 6 (4.51%) Tableau
6 5 (3.76%) Facebook
6 5 (3.76%) Twitter
7 4 (3.01%) Google
8 3 (2.26%) Omniture
8 3 (2.26%) Oracle
8 3 (2.26%) OutSystems
9 2 (1.50%) Blue Prism
9 2 (1.50%) Cognos
9 2 (1.50%) Greenplum
9 2 (1.50%) Telerik
10 1 (0.75%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.75%) ClickTale
10 1 (0.75%) Maxymiser