Period
to 18 October 2021

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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sketch
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 501 490 545
Rank change year-on-year -11 +55 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sketch 592 194 629
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.54% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Applications category 6.39% 7.19% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 406 167 452
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,100 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £39,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% -0.95% +10.53%
75th Percentile £76,250 £66,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £78,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +5.26%

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 9,262 2,697 10,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.41% 6.12% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5,847 2,215 8,381
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £22,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00% -6.25%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00% -5.06%

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 18 October 2021.

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 18 October 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 -54 329 £70,000 +12.00% 48
South East -89 105 £55,000 +19.57% 7
North of England -87 66 £47,500 +5.56% 21
Yorkshire -86 30 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Midlands -105 30 £44,938 +19.83% 9
North West -81 28 £38,500 -25.24% 12
West Midlands -114 23 £25,000 -33.33% 6
South West -95 19 £42,500 -10.53% 5
East of England -96 9 £60,000 -14.29% 8
North East - 8 £51,500 - 3
East Midlands -71 7 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Sketch
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, 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.

1 464 (78.38%) User Experience
2 331 (55.91%) Figma
3 315 (53.21%) Adobe
4 277 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
5 262 (44.26%) Wireframes
6 255 (43.07%) InVision
7 205 (34.63%) CSS
8 204 (34.46%) HTML
9 182 (30.74%) JavaScript
10 168 (28.38%) Prototyping
11 143 (24.16%) User Research
12 134 (22.64%) Social Skills
13 125 (21.11%) React
14 114 (19.26%) Finance
15 109 (18.41%) Axure RP
15 109 (18.41%) Front End Development
16 96 (16.22%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 89 (15.03%) Problem-Solving
18 87 (14.70%) TypeScript
19 85 (14.36%) Mobile App
20 84 (14.19%) Photoshop
21 82 (13.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
22 81 (13.68%) Git (software)
23 78 (13.18%) Accessibility
24 76 (12.84%) Usability Testing
25 75 (12.67%) Adobe XD
26 72 (12.16%) Node.js
27 68 (11.49%) Analytics
28 66 (11.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
28 66 (11.15%) Workshop Facilitation

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 (4.73%) CMS
2 27 (4.56%) WordPress
3 19 (3.21%) Confluence
4 11 (1.86%) Drupal
5 6 (1.01%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.34%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 331 (55.91%) Figma
2 255 (43.07%) InVision
3 84 (14.19%) Photoshop
4 75 (12.67%) Adobe XD
5 66 (11.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 61 (10.30%) Adobe Illustrator
7 50 (8.45%) Zeplin
8 36 (6.08%) Marvel
9 30 (5.07%) OmniGraffle
10 21 (3.55%) UserZoom
11 17 (2.87%) InDesign
12 12 (2.03%) Adobe After Effects
13 10 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 8 (1.35%) UXPin
15 7 (1.18%) Chatbot
16 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
17 5 (0.84%) Acrobat
17 5 (0.84%) Maya
18 4 (0.68%) iWork
19 3 (0.51%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 17 (2.87%) Shopify
2 8 (1.35%) Magento
3 3 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.34%) Workfront
5 1 (0.17%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 82 (13.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 49 (8.28%) Miro
3 42 (7.09%) SaaS
4 30 (5.07%) AWS
5 22 (3.72%) Azure
5 22 (3.72%) Google Analytics
6 20 (3.38%) GitHub
7 17 (2.87%) GCP
8 12 (2.03%) npm
9 8 (1.35%) Adobe Analytics
9 8 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (1.35%) Canva
9 8 (1.35%) Serverless
9 8 (1.35%) Typeform
10 7 (1.18%) MailChimp
11 6 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.84%) Azure Functions
12 5 (0.84%) Siri
12 5 (0.84%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.68%) Internet
2 3 (0.51%) DNS
3 2 (0.34%) Broadband
4 1 (0.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.36%) RDBMS
1 14 (2.36%) Relational Database
1 14 (2.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.03%) Big Data
3 5 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.51%) Blockchain
5 2 (0.34%) Spatial Data
6 1 (0.17%) Metadata
6 1 (0.17%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 109 (18.41%) Axure RP
2 81 (13.68%) Git (software)
3 32 (5.41%) JIRA
4 27 (4.56%) PostCSS
5 21 (3.55%) Cypress.io
6 18 (3.04%) Selenium
7 16 (2.70%) webpack
8 14 (2.36%) NUnit
8 14 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
8 14 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (2.20%) Balsamiq
10 8 (1.35%) GitLab
11 7 (1.18%) Bitbucket
12 6 (1.01%) gulp
12 6 (1.01%) Storybook
13 5 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
13 5 (0.84%) Visual Website Optimizer
14 2 (0.34%) CircleCI
14 2 (0.34%) fastlane
14 2 (0.34%) Travis CI
General
1 134 (22.64%) Social Skills
2 114 (19.26%) Finance
3 62 (10.47%) Marketing
4 28 (4.73%) Banking
5 27 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (2.36%) Advertising
7 14 (2.36%) Retail
8 11 (1.86%) Games
9 10 (1.69%) Legal
10 9 (1.52%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.35%) Organisational Skills
11 8 (1.35%) Presentation Skills
12 7 (1.18%) Multimedia
12 7 (1.18%) Public Sector
12 7 (1.18%) Publishing
13 6 (1.01%) Automotive
13 6 (1.01%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (0.68%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.51%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 377 (63.68%) Designer
2 254 (42.91%) UX Designer
3 149 (25.17%) UI Designer
4 108 (18.24%) Senior Designer
4 108 (18.24%) UI/UX Designer
5 101 (17.06%) Developer
6 76 (12.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 55 (9.29%) Senior UX Designer
8 44 (7.43%) React Developer
9 36 (6.08%) Lead Designer
9 36 (6.08%) Senior Developer
10 34 (5.74%) Senior UI Designer
11 29 (4.90%) Digital Designer
12 26 (4.39%) Lead UX Designer
13 25 (4.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 22 (3.72%) Junior
15 18 (3.04%) Senior React Developer
16 17 (2.87%) Digital UX Designer
17 16 (2.70%) Junior Designer
18 14 (2.36%) Senior UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (34.63%) CSS
2 204 (34.46%) HTML
3 125 (21.11%) React
4 72 (12.16%) Node.js
5 47 (7.94%) HTML5
6 46 (7.77%) GraphQL
7 44 (7.43%) Sass
8 42 (7.09%) CSS3
9 31 (5.24%) Spring
9 31 (5.24%) Spring Boot
9 31 (5.24%) Vue.js
10 29 (4.90%) AngularJS
11 27 (4.56%) Jest
12 25 (4.22%) D3.js
12 25 (4.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (3.04%) XHTML
14 17 (2.87%) Puppeteer
14 17 (2.87%) Web Components
15 16 (2.70%) React Native
16 15 (2.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 464 (78.38%) User Experience
2 85 (14.36%) Mobile App
3 34 (5.74%) Graphic Design
4 28 (4.73%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (4.56%) Animation
6 20 (3.38%) Social Media
7 19 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (2.03%) Motion Graphics
9 10 (1.69%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.18%) Podcast
11 5 (0.84%) Analytical Mindset
11 5 (0.84%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (0.84%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.84%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.84%) W3C
12 4 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.68%) iPad
12 4 (0.68%) Marketing Technology
13 3 (0.51%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.28%) Apple iOS
2 48 (8.11%) Android
3 14 (2.36%) Windows
4 5 (0.84%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.17%) Linux
5 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (44.26%) Wireframes
3 168 (28.38%) Prototyping
4 143 (24.16%) User Research
5 109 (18.41%) Front End Development
6 96 (16.22%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 89 (15.03%) Problem-Solving
8 76 (12.84%) Usability Testing
9 68 (11.49%) Analytics
10 66 (11.15%) Workshop Facilitation
11 59 (9.97%) Software Engineering
12 57 (9.63%) Information Architecture
13 52 (8.78%) Responsive Web Design
13 52 (8.78%) Validation
14 50 (8.45%) E-Commerce
14 50 (8.45%) Web Design
15 48 (8.11%) A/B Testing
16 46 (7.77%) Typography
17 45 (7.60%) TDD
18 41 (6.93%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 182 (30.74%) JavaScript
2 87 (14.70%) TypeScript
3 48 (8.11%) Java
4 41 (6.93%) Kotlin
5 31 (5.24%) ES6
5 31 (5.24%) Scala
6 21 (3.55%) C#
7 17 (2.87%) ES7
7 17 (2.87%) Java 11
8 16 (2.70%) SQL
9 11 (1.86%) PHP
10 10 (1.69%) Apple Swift
11 9 (1.52%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.01%) Ruby
13 4 (0.68%) C++
13 4 (0.68%) Elm
13 4 (0.68%) Go
13 4 (0.68%) Rust
14 3 (0.51%) Haskell
15 1 (0.17%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 44 (7.43%) Degree
2 17 (2.87%) SANS
3 6 (1.01%) Postgraduate
4 4 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.68%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (13.18%) Accessibility
2 34 (5.74%) WCAG
3 19 (3.21%) QA
4 5 (0.84%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 45 (7.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (6.08%) Kubernetes
2 19 (3.21%) Terraform
3 15 (2.53%) Grafana
Vendors
1 315 (53.21%) Adobe
2 60 (10.14%) Google
3 17 (2.87%) Apple
4 11 (1.86%) Microsoft
5 10 (1.69%) Facebook
5 10 (1.69%) Netlify
6 9 (1.52%) IBM
7 6 (1.01%) Optimizely
8 3 (0.51%) BT
8 3 (0.51%) Hotjar
8 3 (0.51%) Instagram
8 3 (0.51%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.51%) Twitter
9 2 (0.34%) Avid
9 2 (0.34%) WooCommerce
10 1 (0.17%) DoubleClick
10 1 (0.17%) Omniture
10 1 (0.17%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.17%) Virgin Media