Period
to 25 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sketch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sketch over the 6 months to 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sketch
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 499 467 551
Rank change year-on-year -32 +84 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sketch 651 293 536
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Applications category 6.83% 8.24% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 415 264 405
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £94,500 £82,125 £75,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -

Sketch 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 9,534 3,557 9,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.50% 6.19% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6,021 2,837 7,379
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £22,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.53% +8.97% -2.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +8.97% -2.50%

Sketch
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sketch in England

Sketch
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Sketch in England

Sketch
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sketch in England over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Sketch in England

Sketch
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sketch within the England region over the 6 months to 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London -47 398 £65,000 +8.33% 55
South East -68 92 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Midlands -80 43 £55,000 +25.71% 9
North of England -117 33 £42,500 -5.56% 13
South West -23 31 £42,500 +0.94% 3
West Midlands -74 28 £42,500 - 4
East of England -74 20 £47,500 +8.57% 6
North West -89 18 £35,000 -37.78% 8
East Midlands -48 15 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Yorkshire -75 14 £55,000 +37.50% 4
North East - 1 £55,000 - 1
Sketch
UK

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, IT jobs citing Sketch 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 Sketch.

1 561 (86.18%) User Experience
2 451 (69.28%) UX Design
3 436 (66.97%) Figma
4 356 (54.69%) Adobe
5 320 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
6 292 (44.85%) Wireframes
7 286 (43.93%) InVision
8 195 (29.95%) Prototyping
9 192 (29.49%) HTML
9 192 (29.49%) JavaScript
10 188 (28.88%) CSS
11 171 (26.27%) User Research
12 167 (25.65%) Social Skills
13 125 (19.20%) React
14 119 (18.28%) Finance
15 116 (17.82%) Adobe XD
16 112 (17.20%) Interaction Design
17 109 (16.74%) Design Thinking
17 109 (16.74%) Axure RP
18 107 (16.44%) Mobile App
19 103 (15.82%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
19 103 (15.82%) Problem-Solving
20 96 (14.75%) TypeScript
21 95 (14.59%) Information Architecture
22 94 (14.44%) Front End Development
23 93 (14.29%) UX Research
24 89 (13.67%) Photoshop
24 89 (13.67%) Software Engineering
25 87 (13.36%) Node.js
26 83 (12.75%) Degree

Sketch
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 28 (4.30%) CMS
2 24 (3.69%) WordPress
3 18 (2.76%) Confluence
4 15 (2.30%) Drupal
5 9 (1.38%) Joomla!
6 3 (0.46%) concrete5
7 2 (0.31%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 286 (43.93%) InVision
2 116 (17.82%) Adobe XD
3 89 (13.67%) Photoshop
4 82 (12.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 73 (11.21%) Zeplin
6 62 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 27 (4.15%) OmniGraffle
8 24 (3.69%) Marvel
9 22 (3.38%) Adobe After Effects
10 17 (2.61%) InDesign
11 14 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 9 (1.38%) Maya
13 6 (0.92%) UXPin
14 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
15 4 (0.61%) Acrobat
15 4 (0.61%) iWork
16 2 (0.31%) Chatbot
16 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
17 1 (0.15%) Affinity Designer
Business Applications
1 9 (1.38%) Shopify
2 2 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.15%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 436 (66.97%) Figma
2 46 (7.07%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 36 (5.53%) SaaS
4 34 (5.22%) Miro
5 26 (3.99%) AWS
6 23 (3.53%) Google Analytics
7 12 (1.84%) Adobe Analytics
8 11 (1.69%) npm
9 10 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (1.54%) Serverless
10 7 (1.08%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.77%) Asana
13 4 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.61%) Azure
13 4 (0.61%) Bitrise
13 4 (0.61%) Canva
13 4 (0.61%) GCP
13 4 (0.61%) Typeform
14 3 (0.46%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.92%) Internet
2 5 (0.77%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.30%) Relational Database
2 6 (0.92%) Big Data
3 4 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (0.61%) RDBMS
3 4 (0.61%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (0.46%) MySQL
5 2 (0.31%) Spatial Data
6 1 (0.15%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.15%) Metadata
6 1 (0.15%) Mixpanel
6 1 (0.15%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 109 (16.74%) Axure RP
2 68 (10.45%) Git (software)
3 41 (6.30%) JIRA
4 36 (5.53%) webpack
5 20 (3.07%) Cypress.io
6 17 (2.61%) PostCSS
7 16 (2.46%) Selenium
8 11 (1.69%) Balsamiq
9 10 (1.54%) Storybook
10 9 (1.38%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.08%) Bitbucket
12 5 (0.77%) Bitbucket Server
12 5 (0.77%) gulp
12 5 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.77%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.61%) CircleCI
13 4 (0.61%) fastlane
13 4 (0.61%) GitLab
13 4 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.61%) Travis CI
General
1 167 (25.65%) Social Skills
2 119 (18.28%) Finance
3 41 (6.30%) Marketing
4 30 (4.61%) Retail
5 29 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (4.15%) Banking
7 22 (3.38%) Presentation Skills
8 21 (3.23%) Games
9 20 (3.07%) Front Office
9 20 (3.07%) Public Sector
10 12 (1.84%) Advertising
10 12 (1.84%) Automotive
10 12 (1.84%) Italian Language
10 12 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.38%) Influencing Skills
12 8 (1.23%) Organisational Skills
13 6 (0.92%) Back Office
13 6 (0.92%) Local Government
13 6 (0.92%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 434 (66.67%) Designer
2 255 (39.17%) UX Designer
3 164 (25.19%) UI Designer
4 115 (17.67%) UI/UX Designer
5 97 (14.90%) Senior Designer
6 91 (13.98%) Developer
7 64 (9.83%) Lead Designer
8 53 (8.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 52 (7.99%) Digital Designer
10 46 (7.07%) React Developer
11 45 (6.91%) Senior UX Designer
12 38 (5.84%) Software Engineer
13 33 (5.07%) Lead UX Designer
14 29 (4.45%) Junior
14 29 (4.45%) Senior UI Designer
15 28 (4.30%) Junior Designer
16 25 (3.84%) Senior Developer
17 24 (3.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
18 21 (3.23%) Mobile Designer
19 20 (3.07%) Digital UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (29.49%) HTML
2 188 (28.88%) CSS
3 125 (19.20%) React
4 87 (13.36%) Node.js
5 62 (9.52%) HTML5
6 53 (8.14%) Sass
7 48 (7.37%) CSS3
8 40 (6.14%) GraphQL
9 34 (5.22%) AngularJS
9 34 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 20 (3.07%) Spring
10 20 (3.07%) Spring Boot
10 20 (3.07%) Vue.js
11 17 (2.61%) REST
12 16 (2.46%) Framer.js
12 16 (2.46%) Puppeteer
12 16 (2.46%) Web Components
12 16 (2.46%) XHTML
13 15 (2.30%) Jest
14 14 (2.15%) Material-UI
Miscellaneous
1 561 (86.18%) User Experience
2 107 (16.44%) Mobile App
3 45 (6.91%) Graphic Design
4 27 (4.15%) Self-Motivation
5 22 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (3.07%) Hedge funds
7 17 (2.61%) Social Media
8 15 (2.30%) Motion Graphics
9 14 (2.15%) Animation
10 12 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.84%) W3C
11 11 (1.69%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.54%) Virtual Team
13 7 (1.08%) Life Science
14 6 (0.92%) iPhone
14 6 (0.92%) NHS
15 5 (0.77%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.77%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.77%) e-Learning
16 4 (0.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.22%) Apple iOS
2 59 (9.06%) Android
3 15 (2.30%) Linux
4 12 (1.84%) Windows
5 11 (1.69%) Unix
6 7 (1.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (69.28%) UX Design
2 320 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
3 292 (44.85%) Wireframes
4 195 (29.95%) Prototyping
5 171 (26.27%) User Research
6 112 (17.20%) Interaction Design
7 109 (16.74%) Design Thinking
8 103 (15.82%) Problem-Solving
8 103 (15.82%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 95 (14.59%) Information Architecture
10 94 (14.44%) Front End Development
11 93 (14.29%) UX Research
12 89 (13.67%) Software Engineering
13 66 (10.14%) Scrum
14 63 (9.68%) Typography
14 63 (9.68%) Workshop Facilitation
15 59 (9.06%) Analytics
16 52 (7.99%) Usability Testing
17 51 (7.83%) Collaborative Working
18 50 (7.68%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 192 (29.49%) JavaScript
2 96 (14.75%) TypeScript
3 37 (5.68%) Java
4 30 (4.61%) ES6
5 26 (3.99%) Kotlin
6 21 (3.23%) ES7
6 21 (3.23%) PHP
7 20 (3.07%) Scala
8 16 (2.46%) Java 11
9 12 (1.84%) C#
9 12 (1.84%) Elm
9 12 (1.84%) Haskell
9 12 (1.84%) Rust
10 6 (0.92%) Apple Swift
11 4 (0.61%) C++
11 4 (0.61%) Go
11 4 (0.61%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.61%) SQL
12 3 (0.46%) Bash
13 1 (0.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 83 (12.75%) Degree
2 40 (6.14%) Master's Degree
3 16 (2.46%) SANS
4 8 (1.23%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.46%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (12.44%) Accessibility
2 38 (5.84%) QA
3 29 (4.45%) WCAG
4 6 (0.92%) GRC
5 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (5.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (5.22%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.77%) Grafana
3 4 (0.61%) Terraform
4 3 (0.46%) Puppet
4 3 (0.46%) Rancher
Vendors
1 356 (54.69%) Adobe
2 42 (6.45%) Google
3 10 (1.54%) Facebook
4 9 (1.38%) Hotjar
4 9 (1.38%) IBM
4 9 (1.38%) Microsoft
5 7 (1.08%) Virgin Media
6 6 (0.92%) NEC
6 6 (0.92%) SAP
7 4 (0.61%) Cadence
7 4 (0.61%) Instagram
7 4 (0.61%) Optimizely
7 4 (0.61%) Twitter
8 3 (0.46%) Apple
8 3 (0.46%) BT
9 2 (0.31%) Avid
10 1 (0.15%) Aderant
10 1 (0.15%) DoubleClick
10 1 (0.15%) iManage