Period
to 30 November 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 30 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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UK > England
6 months to
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 437 570 947
Rank change year-on-year +133 +377 +182
Permanent jobs citing Figma 778 133 94
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.69% 0.27% 0.076%
As % of the Applications category 7.97% 4.39% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 523 119 65
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,050 £31,589
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,329
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £91,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -8.33% +37.14% +7.69%

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 9,757 3,033 10,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.65% 6.08% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6,261 2,524 8,084
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,825 £22,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,750 £45,000 £38,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.56% +18.42% -5.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £44,500 £44,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +1.14% +15.79% -5.00%

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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 30 November 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 30 November 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 +51 468 £60,000 -7.69% 74
South East +12 165 £50,000 -16.67% 9
North of England -85 51 £42,500 -5.56% 19
Midlands -94 34 £42,500 +6.25% 14
Yorkshire -67 27 £46,250 - 6
West Midlands -92 27 £42,500 +6.25% 10
North West -78 23 £40,000 -11.11% 12
East of England -103 12 £55,250 +5.24% 4
South West -61 11 £42,500 - 4
East Midlands - 7 £57,500 - 3
North East - 1 £55,000 - 1
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UK

For the 6 months to 30 November 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.

1 629 (80.85%) User Experience
2 424 (54.50%) Sketch
3 313 (40.23%) Adobe
3 313 (40.23%) Agile Software Development
4 270 (34.70%) Wireframes
5 242 (31.11%) JavaScript
6 235 (30.21%) CSS
6 235 (30.21%) Prototyping
7 231 (29.69%) HTML
8 197 (25.32%) Social Skills
9 175 (22.49%) React
10 156 (20.05%) Finance
11 152 (19.54%) User Research
12 150 (19.28%) InVision
13 142 (18.25%) Front End Development
14 126 (16.20%) Problem-Solving
15 123 (15.81%) Accessibility
16 121 (15.55%) Mobile App
17 114 (14.65%) Apple iOS
17 114 (14.65%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
18 111 (14.27%) TypeScript
18 111 (14.27%) Axure RP
19 110 (14.14%) Git (software)
20 109 (14.01%) Android
21 96 (12.34%) Adobe XD
22 87 (11.18%) Node.js
23 83 (10.67%) Usability Testing
24 79 (10.15%) Web Development
25 77 (9.90%) SaaS
26 76 (9.77%) Adobe Creative Suite

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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 57 (7.33%) WordPress
2 52 (6.68%) CMS
3 28 (3.60%) Confluence
4 11 (1.41%) Drupal
5 9 (1.16%) Joomla!
6 4 (0.51%) nginx
7 3 (0.39%) Headless CMS
8 2 (0.26%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.13%) Apache
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 424 (54.50%) Sketch
2 150 (19.28%) InVision
3 96 (12.34%) Adobe XD
4 76 (9.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 51 (6.56%) Photoshop
6 40 (5.14%) Zeplin
7 39 (5.01%) Adobe Illustrator
8 25 (3.21%) Marvel
9 13 (1.67%) OmniGraffle
9 13 (1.67%) UserZoom
10 11 (1.41%) Adobe After Effects
10 11 (1.41%) InDesign
11 9 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 7 (0.90%) GIMP
13 5 (0.64%) Chatbot
13 5 (0.64%) Maya
13 5 (0.64%) UXPin
14 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
15 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
15 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Shopify
2 2 (0.26%) Workfront
3 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 77 (9.90%) SaaS
2 60 (7.71%) Miro
3 46 (5.91%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 36 (4.63%) AWS
5 27 (3.47%) npm
6 24 (3.08%) Azure
7 23 (2.96%) Serverless
8 19 (2.44%) GitHub
9 18 (2.31%) Google Analytics
10 15 (1.93%) AWS Lambda
11 14 (1.80%) GCP
12 10 (1.29%) Adobe Analytics
12 10 (1.29%) Amazon S3
12 10 (1.29%) Firebase
13 9 (1.16%) Bitrise
14 7 (0.90%) MailChimp
14 7 (0.90%) Slack
15 5 (0.64%) Asana
15 5 (0.64%) IaaS
15 5 (0.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.34%) Internet
2 8 (1.03%) Broadband
3 1 (0.13%) DAB
3 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (3.73%) Big Data
2 28 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (1.54%) NoSQL
4 7 (0.90%) Redis
5 6 (0.77%) MySQL
5 6 (0.77%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (0.39%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.26%) Spatial Data
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.13%) KDB
8 1 (0.13%) Kdb+
8 1 (0.13%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 111 (14.27%) Axure RP
2 110 (14.14%) Git (software)
3 56 (7.20%) JIRA
4 41 (5.27%) webpack
5 25 (3.21%) Cypress.io
6 20 (2.57%) GitLab
6 20 (2.57%) Jenkins
7 15 (1.93%) SonarQube
8 13 (1.67%) Balsamiq
9 11 (1.41%) CircleCI
10 10 (1.29%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.29%) JUnit
10 10 (1.29%) Storybook
10 10 (1.29%) Visual Studio Code
11 9 (1.16%) Babel
12 7 (0.90%) Bitbucket
12 7 (0.90%) fastlane
12 7 (0.90%) gulp
13 6 (0.77%) PostCSS
14 5 (0.64%) Protractor
General
1 197 (25.32%) Social Skills
2 156 (20.05%) Finance
3 60 (7.71%) Marketing
4 54 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (5.91%) Banking
6 43 (5.53%) Presentation Skills
7 21 (2.70%) Retail
8 17 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (2.06%) Games
10 14 (1.80%) Front Office
11 10 (1.29%) Advertising
11 10 (1.29%) Law
12 9 (1.16%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 7 (0.90%) Influencing Skills
14 6 (0.77%) Automotive
14 6 (0.77%) Public Sector
15 5 (0.64%) Legal
15 5 (0.64%) Norwegian Language
15 5 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 495 (63.62%) Designer
2 330 (42.42%) UX Designer
3 215 (27.63%) UI Designer
4 172 (22.11%) UI/UX Designer
5 157 (20.18%) Developer
6 129 (16.58%) Senior Designer
7 79 (10.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 68 (8.74%) Senior UX Designer
9 56 (7.20%) Senior Developer
10 52 (6.68%) Senior UI Designer
11 46 (5.91%) React Developer
12 38 (4.88%) Lead Designer
13 34 (4.37%) Senior UI/UX Designer
14 31 (3.98%) Lead UX Designer
15 29 (3.73%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 25 (3.21%) Software Engineer
17 24 (3.08%) Digital Designer
17 24 (3.08%) Junior
18 23 (2.96%) Junior Designer
19 20 (2.57%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (30.21%) CSS
2 231 (29.69%) HTML
3 175 (22.49%) React
4 87 (11.18%) Node.js
5 56 (7.20%) GraphQL
6 53 (6.81%) Sass
7 50 (6.43%) HTML5
7 50 (6.43%) Next.js
8 44 (5.66%) CSS3
9 36 (4.63%) Vue.js
10 35 (4.50%) Jest
10 35 (4.50%) REST
11 32 (4.11%) AngularJS
12 27 (3.47%) D3.js
12 27 (3.47%) React Native
13 26 (3.34%) jQuery
14 24 (3.08%) Redux
15 20 (2.57%) Express
15 20 (2.57%) Material-UI
16 19 (2.44%) GatsbyJS
Miscellaneous
1 629 (80.85%) User Experience
2 121 (15.55%) Mobile App
3 34 (4.37%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (3.34%) Social Media
5 24 (3.08%) Animation
6 22 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (2.31%) Graphic Design
7 18 (2.31%) Life Science
8 15 (1.93%) Smartphone
9 14 (1.80%) Hedge funds
10 13 (1.67%) W3C
11 10 (1.29%) Motion Graphics
12 9 (1.16%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.77%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.77%) e-Learning
13 6 (0.77%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.64%) iPhone
15 4 (0.51%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.51%) DTCC
15 4 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 114 (14.65%) Apple iOS
2 109 (14.01%) Android
3 11 (1.41%) Windows
4 3 (0.39%) Linux
5 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (40.23%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (34.70%) Wireframes
3 235 (30.21%) Prototyping
4 152 (19.54%) User Research
5 142 (18.25%) Front End Development
6 126 (16.20%) Problem-Solving
7 114 (14.65%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 83 (10.67%) Usability Testing
9 79 (10.15%) Web Development
10 75 (9.64%) Software Engineering
11 70 (9.00%) Mentoring
11 70 (9.00%) Workshop Facilitation
12 65 (8.35%) Analytics
13 64 (8.23%) B2C
13 64 (8.23%) Scrum
14 62 (7.97%) Design Thinking
14 62 (7.97%) Fintech
15 59 (7.58%) Visualisation
16 56 (7.20%) Typography
17 55 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 242 (31.11%) JavaScript
2 111 (14.27%) TypeScript
3 26 (3.34%) Java
4 23 (2.96%) Kotlin
5 22 (2.83%) SQL
6 20 (2.57%) Apple Swift
7 15 (1.93%) C#
8 12 (1.54%) ES6
8 12 (1.54%) Objective-C
9 7 (0.90%) ES7
9 7 (0.90%) PHP
10 6 (0.77%) C
10 6 (0.77%) Ruby
11 5 (0.64%) Dart
11 5 (0.64%) Python
12 3 (0.39%) F#
13 2 (0.26%) Rust
14 1 (0.13%) Go
14 1 (0.13%) PureScript
14 1 (0.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (6.81%) Degree
2 6 (0.77%) Postgraduate
3 5 (0.64%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.51%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.26%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (15.81%) Accessibility
2 21 (2.70%) WCAG
3 20 (2.57%) QA
4 8 (1.03%) GDPR
5 6 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.64%) WAI
7 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (3.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (3.60%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.16%) Terraform
3 4 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.39%) Puppet
4 3 (0.39%) Rancher
5 1 (0.13%) Grafana
Vendors
1 313 (40.23%) Adobe
2 43 (5.53%) Google
3 25 (3.21%) Apple
4 15 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.67%) Facebook
6 11 (1.41%) Microsoft
7 9 (1.16%) Sage
8 5 (0.64%) Oracle
9 4 (0.51%) BT
9 4 (0.51%) Cognizant
9 4 (0.51%) IBM
9 4 (0.51%) Instagram
9 4 (0.51%) Optimizely
9 4 (0.51%) Twitter
9 4 (0.51%) Xceptor
10 3 (0.39%) Cadence
10 3 (0.39%) WooCommerce
11 2 (0.26%) Avid
11 2 (0.26%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.26%) Virgin Media