Period
to 24 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 550 687 1061
Rank change year-on-year +137 +374 +105
Permanent jobs citing Figma 446 88 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.14% 0.031%
As % of the Applications category 5.97% 1.95% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 264 70 28
10th Percentile £32,875 £36,125 £40,230
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £41,957
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £56,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.79% +12.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £72,813 £65,000 £67,188
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,750 £76,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%

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 England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7,469 4,519 11,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 7.45% 6.93% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,846 3,577 8,748
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +2.63%
75th Percentile £58,500 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Figma as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Figma in England

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Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Figma in England.

Salary trend for Figma in England

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Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Figma in England over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Figma in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Figma within the England region over the 6 months to 24 July 2021. 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 +65 247 £65,000 +8.33% 39
South East -13 87 £55,000 +10.00% 15
North of England -19 46 £41,500 -20.95% 10
Yorkshire - 31 £40,000 - 6
Midlands -54 26 £45,000 +20.00% 4
West Midlands -47 20 £45,000 +20.00% 2
North West -23 15 £42,500 -19.05% 4
East of England - 12 £50,500 - 1
South West -53 11 £39,500 - 3
East Midlands - 6 £40,000 - 2
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UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 England region with a requirement for Figma.

1 364 (81.61%) User Experience
2 264 (59.19%) Sketch
3 197 (44.17%) Wireframes
4 189 (42.38%) Adobe
5 175 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
6 160 (35.87%) Prototyping
7 156 (34.98%) CSS
8 153 (34.30%) HTML
9 143 (32.06%) JavaScript
10 120 (26.91%) User Research
11 106 (23.77%) Social Skills
12 103 (23.09%) React
13 98 (21.97%) Front End Development
14 91 (20.40%) InVision
15 88 (19.73%) Finance
16 86 (19.28%) Problem-Solving
17 83 (18.61%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
18 69 (15.47%) Git (software)
19 64 (14.35%) Axure RP
19 64 (14.35%) Analytics
20 60 (13.45%) Node.js
21 59 (13.23%) Adobe XD
22 57 (12.78%) Mentoring
23 56 (12.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
24 55 (12.33%) Mobile App
25 54 (12.11%) Accessibility
26 52 (11.66%) Usability Testing
27 50 (11.21%) Apple iOS
27 50 (11.21%) Workshop Facilitation
27 50 (11.21%) TypeScript

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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 23 (5.16%) Confluence
2 22 (4.93%) CMS
2 22 (4.93%) WordPress
3 1 (0.22%) Drupal
3 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 264 (59.19%) Sketch
2 91 (20.40%) InVision
3 59 (13.23%) Adobe XD
4 56 (12.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 34 (7.62%) Photoshop
5 34 (7.62%) Zeplin
6 28 (6.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 20 (4.48%) OmniGraffle
8 16 (3.59%) Marvel
9 15 (3.36%) Adobe After Effects
10 12 (2.69%) GIMP
11 11 (2.47%) UserZoom
12 8 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 7 (1.57%) InDesign
14 6 (1.35%) CINEMA 4D
15 5 (1.12%) Blender
15 5 (1.12%) Chatbot
15 5 (1.12%) Inkscape
16 4 (0.90%) UXPin
17 3 (0.67%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 10 (2.24%) Shopify
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) SessionCam
2 1 (0.22%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 45 (10.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 31 (6.95%) SaaS
3 27 (6.05%) Miro
4 22 (4.93%) AWS
5 12 (2.69%) Azure
6 11 (2.47%) Firebase
7 10 (2.24%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (2.24%) Bitrise
7 10 (2.24%) Canva
7 10 (2.24%) npm
7 10 (2.24%) Serverless
8 8 (1.79%) Google Analytics
9 7 (1.57%) Trello
10 6 (1.35%) GCP
11 5 (1.12%) Amazon Alexa
11 5 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (1.12%) Azure Functions
11 5 (1.12%) Dialogflow
11 5 (1.12%) GitHub
11 5 (1.12%) Siri
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.93%) Broadband
2 14 (3.14%) Internet
3 4 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.71%) Big Data
2 14 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (0.22%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 69 (15.47%) Git (software)
2 64 (14.35%) Axure RP
3 42 (9.42%) JIRA
4 19 (4.26%) Balsamiq
5 14 (3.14%) GitLab
5 14 (3.14%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.24%) Cucumber
6 10 (2.24%) Cypress.io
6 10 (2.24%) SonarQube
6 10 (2.24%) webpack
7 8 (1.79%) CircleCI
8 5 (1.12%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.90%) ESLint
9 4 (0.90%) gulp
10 1 (0.22%) Babel
10 1 (0.22%) PyCharm
10 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 106 (23.77%) Social Skills
2 88 (19.73%) Finance
3 32 (7.17%) Banking
3 32 (7.17%) Marketing
4 24 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.48%) Presentation Skills
6 18 (4.04%) Public Sector
7 13 (2.91%) Games
8 10 (2.24%) Organisational Skills
9 8 (1.79%) Retail
9 8 (1.79%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.35%) Advertising
11 6 (1.35%) Legal
12 5 (1.12%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.90%) Automotive
13 4 (0.90%) French Language
13 4 (0.90%) German Language
13 4 (0.90%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 272 (60.99%) Designer
2 197 (44.17%) UX Designer
3 93 (20.85%) Developer
4 83 (18.61%) UI Designer
5 68 (15.25%) Senior Designer
6 60 (13.45%) UI/UX Designer
7 58 (13.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 40 (8.97%) Senior UX Designer
9 37 (8.30%) Senior Developer
10 36 (8.07%) Lead Designer
11 25 (5.61%) Lead UX Designer
12 18 (4.04%) React Developer
12 18 (4.04%) Senior UI Designer
12 18 (4.04%) Web Developer
13 14 (3.14%) Digital Designer
13 14 (3.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 14 (3.14%) Senior Web Developer
14 9 (2.02%) Junior
15 8 (1.79%) Mobile Developer
15 8 (1.79%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (34.98%) CSS
2 153 (34.30%) HTML
3 103 (23.09%) React
4 60 (13.45%) Node.js
5 46 (10.31%) HTML5
6 45 (10.09%) CSS3
7 41 (9.19%) REST
8 40 (8.97%) GraphQL
9 31 (6.95%) Sass
10 27 (6.05%) Next.js
11 26 (5.83%) AngularJS
12 25 (5.61%) Vue.js
13 22 (4.93%) React Native
14 18 (4.04%) D3.js
15 15 (3.36%) Jest
15 15 (3.36%) jQuery
15 15 (3.36%) SVG
16 14 (3.14%) .NET
16 14 (3.14%) GatsbyJS
16 14 (3.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 364 (81.61%) User Experience
2 55 (12.33%) Mobile App
3 28 (6.28%) Social Media
4 25 (5.61%) Self-Motivation
5 23 (5.16%) Animation
6 14 (3.14%) Virtual Team
7 13 (2.91%) Graphic Design
8 11 (2.47%) Life Science
9 9 (2.02%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.12%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.12%) W3C
12 4 (0.90%) Blog
12 4 (0.90%) Cyberattack
12 4 (0.90%) Motion Graphics
12 4 (0.90%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.67%) Biotechnology
13 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.45%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 50 (11.21%) Apple iOS
2 48 (10.76%) Android
3 6 (1.35%) Unix
3 6 (1.35%) Windows
4 1 (0.22%) Linux
4 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (44.17%) Wireframes
2 175 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (35.87%) Prototyping
4 120 (26.91%) User Research
5 98 (21.97%) Front End Development
6 86 (19.28%) Problem-Solving
7 83 (18.61%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 64 (14.35%) Analytics
9 57 (12.78%) Mentoring
10 52 (11.66%) Usability Testing
11 50 (11.21%) Workshop Facilitation
12 47 (10.54%) Fintech
13 38 (8.52%) B2B
14 37 (8.30%) Visualisation
15 35 (7.85%) Scrum
15 35 (7.85%) Web Development
16 30 (6.73%) B2C
16 30 (6.73%) E-Commerce
17 29 (6.50%) Design Thinking
17 29 (6.50%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 143 (32.06%) JavaScript
2 50 (11.21%) TypeScript
3 18 (4.04%) C#
4 13 (2.91%) SQL
5 12 (2.69%) Apple Swift
5 12 (2.69%) Java
5 12 (2.69%) Kotlin
6 8 (1.79%) ES6
7 7 (1.57%) Rust
8 6 (1.35%) Clojure
8 6 (1.35%) Elixir
8 6 (1.35%) Elm
9 5 (1.12%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.12%) PHP
10 3 (0.67%) C
10 3 (0.67%) XAML
11 2 (0.45%) Python
11 2 (0.45%) Ruby
12 1 (0.22%) C++
12 1 (0.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (8.52%) Degree
2 6 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.90%) MOS
5 3 (0.67%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (12.11%) Accessibility
2 12 (2.69%) QA
2 12 (2.69%) WCAG
3 3 (0.67%) WAI
4 1 (0.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (2.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (3.14%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.12%) Terraform
3 4 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 189 (42.38%) Adobe
2 32 (7.17%) Google
3 15 (3.36%) Apple
3 15 (3.36%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.24%) IBM
5 6 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.12%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.67%) SAP
7 3 (0.67%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.45%) Cadence
8 2 (0.45%) Facebook
8 2 (0.45%) Hotjar
8 2 (0.45%) Instagram
8 2 (0.45%) Optimizely
9 1 (0.22%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 1 (0.22%) Twitter
9 1 (0.22%) WooCommerce