Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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UK > England
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 589 834 1051
Rank change year-on-year +245 +217 +91
Permanent jobs citing Figma 275 87 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.094% 0.017%
As % of the Applications category 5.09% 1.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 187 71 21
10th Percentile £36,050 £36,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% - +34.15%
75th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +34.15%

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 5,406 6,945 11,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.90% 7.52% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,837 5,488 8,564
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £23,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,143 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.30% +2.86% +6.67%

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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 9 May 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 9 May 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 +182 174 £66,250 +10.42% 28
South East +73 34 £57,500 +15.00% 6
North of England +20 20 £38,750 -13.89% 21
Midlands +15 20 £43,750 -18.60% 10
West Midlands +10 17 £45,000 -16.28% 6
Yorkshire - 15 £35,000 - 6
South West -28 10 £32,500 +2.88% 1
East of England - 10 £50,000 - 1
North West +29 5 £40,000 -11.11% 10
East Midlands - 3 £28,000 - 4
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UK

For the 6 months to 9 May 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.

1 220 (80.00%) User Experience
2 169 (61.45%) Sketch
3 133 (48.36%) Wireframes
4 130 (47.27%) Adobe
5 107 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (34.55%) Prototyping
7 92 (33.45%) CSS
8 88 (32.00%) HTML
9 71 (25.82%) JavaScript
10 70 (25.45%) Social Skills
11 63 (22.91%) InVision
12 58 (21.09%) Problem-Solving
13 57 (20.73%) Adobe XD
14 56 (20.36%) Front End Development
15 51 (18.55%) Fintech
15 51 (18.55%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 46 (16.73%) React
17 44 (16.00%) Finance
17 44 (16.00%) Git (software)
18 43 (15.64%) Apple iOS
18 43 (15.64%) REST
19 41 (14.91%) Android
19 41 (14.91%) HTML5
20 37 (13.45%) CSS3
20 37 (13.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 36 (13.09%) Node.js
22 33 (12.00%) Analytics
22 33 (12.00%) E-Commerce
23 32 (11.64%) Mobile App
24 31 (11.27%) Axure RP

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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 20 (7.27%) Confluence
2 17 (6.18%) CMS
3 3 (1.09%) WordPress
4 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 169 (61.45%) Sketch
2 63 (22.91%) InVision
3 57 (20.73%) Adobe XD
4 37 (13.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 22 (8.00%) Photoshop
6 16 (5.82%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (5.45%) Adobe After Effects
8 13 (4.73%) Zeplin
9 12 (4.36%) OmniGraffle
10 9 (3.27%) InDesign
11 8 (2.91%) CINEMA 4D
12 6 (2.18%) Flinto
12 6 (2.18%) Marvel
13 5 (1.82%) Blender
13 5 (1.82%) GIMP
13 5 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 5 (1.82%) MS Visio
13 5 (1.82%) UXPin
14 4 (1.45%) Inkscape
15 1 (0.36%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 6 (2.18%) Shopify
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 21 (7.64%) SaaS
3 12 (4.36%) AWS
4 10 (3.64%) Firebase
5 9 (3.27%) Bitrise
6 6 (2.18%) Google Analytics
7 5 (1.82%) Canva
7 5 (1.82%) Lucidchart
8 4 (1.45%) Azure
9 3 (1.09%) npm
10 2 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.73%) GCP
10 2 (0.73%) Google Workspace
10 2 (0.73%) Serverless
10 2 (0.73%) Slack
10 2 (0.73%) Trello
11 1 (0.36%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.36%) GitHub
11 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.27%) Broadband
2 4 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.45%) Big Data
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (0.36%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.36%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 44 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 31 (11.27%) Axure RP
3 28 (10.18%) JIRA
4 13 (4.73%) Balsamiq
5 11 (4.00%) CocoaPods
6 10 (3.64%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.27%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.27%) SonarQube
8 6 (2.18%) GitLab
9 4 (1.45%) ESLint
9 4 (1.45%) gulp
10 3 (1.09%) CircleCI
10 3 (1.09%) Cypress.io
10 3 (1.09%) webpack
11 2 (0.73%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.73%) Mocha
12 1 (0.36%) Babel
12 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (25.45%) Social Skills
2 44 (16.00%) Finance
3 28 (10.18%) Marketing
4 19 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.55%) Public Sector
6 16 (5.82%) Banking
7 15 (5.45%) Games
8 14 (5.09%) Presentation Skills
9 12 (4.36%) Organisational Skills
10 9 (3.27%) Retail
11 5 (1.82%) Legal
11 5 (1.82%) Telecoms
12 4 (1.45%) Advertising
12 4 (1.45%) French Language
12 4 (1.45%) German Language
12 4 (1.45%) Italian Language
12 4 (1.45%) Spanish Language
13 3 (1.09%) Electronics
13 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
13 3 (1.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 155 (56.36%) Designer
2 107 (38.91%) UX Designer
3 76 (27.64%) Developer
4 40 (14.55%) UI Designer
5 34 (12.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 31 (11.27%) Lead Designer
6 31 (11.27%) UI/UX Designer
7 22 (8.00%) Senior Designer
8 18 (6.55%) Lead UX Designer
9 17 (6.18%) Senior UX Designer
10 15 (5.45%) Android Developer
10 15 (5.45%) iOS Developer
11 14 (5.09%) Senior Developer
12 11 (4.00%) Digital Designer
13 7 (2.55%) Mobile Developer
13 7 (2.55%) Product Owner
13 7 (2.55%) React Developer
14 6 (2.18%) Digital Developer
14 6 (2.18%) Full Stack Developer
15 5 (1.82%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (33.45%) CSS
2 88 (32.00%) HTML
3 46 (16.73%) React
4 43 (15.64%) REST
5 41 (14.91%) HTML5
6 37 (13.45%) CSS3
7 36 (13.09%) Node.js
8 30 (10.91%) RESTful
9 23 (8.36%) Material Design
10 20 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (6.91%) AngularJS
12 17 (6.18%) Core Data
13 16 (5.82%) Framer.js
13 16 (5.82%) GraphQL
13 16 (5.82%) Sass
14 12 (4.36%) Android SDK
15 11 (4.00%) Cocoa Touch
15 11 (4.00%) Core Animation
15 11 (4.00%) React Native
15 11 (4.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 220 (80.00%) User Experience
2 32 (11.64%) Mobile App
3 31 (11.27%) Animation
4 25 (9.09%) Social Media
5 12 (4.36%) Graphic Design
6 10 (3.64%) Virtual Team
7 9 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.55%) Motion Graphics
9 6 (2.18%) Acoustics
9 6 (2.18%) Life Science
10 5 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.45%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.45%) Cyberattack
11 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.73%) Blog
12 2 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.36%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.36%) NHS
13 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.36%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 43 (15.64%) Apple iOS
2 41 (14.91%) Android
3 5 (1.82%) Unix
4 1 (0.36%) Linux
4 1 (0.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (48.36%) Wireframes
2 107 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (34.55%) Prototyping
4 58 (21.09%) Problem-Solving
5 56 (20.36%) Front End Development
6 51 (18.55%) Fintech
6 51 (18.55%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 33 (12.00%) Analytics
7 33 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 30 (10.91%) Usability Testing
9 28 (10.18%) Workshop Facilitation
10 27 (9.82%) Mentoring
11 26 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (8.73%) Translating Business Requirements
13 23 (8.36%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (8.36%) Push Notifications
13 23 (8.36%) User Stories
14 21 (7.64%) Decision-Making
15 20 (7.27%) B2C
15 20 (7.27%) Design Thinking
Programming Languages
1 71 (25.82%) JavaScript
2 20 (7.27%) TypeScript
3 18 (6.55%) Java
4 17 (6.18%) Apple Swift
5 15 (5.45%) C#
6 12 (4.36%) SQL
7 11 (4.00%) Objective-C
8 5 (1.82%) Clojure
8 5 (1.82%) Elixir
8 5 (1.82%) Elm
8 5 (1.82%) Kotlin
8 5 (1.82%) Rust
9 3 (1.09%) XAML
10 2 (0.73%) C
10 2 (0.73%) ES6
11 1 (0.36%) JSX
11 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (8.36%) Degree
2 9 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.45%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.09%) QA
2 4 (1.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 130 (47.27%) Adobe
2 25 (9.09%) Google
3 11 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.18%) Apple
5 5 (1.82%) IBM
5 5 (1.82%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.45%) Hotjar
7 3 (1.09%) Optimizely
7 3 (1.09%) SAP
8 1 (0.36%) Facebook
8 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.36%) Twitter