Period
to 30 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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.

Figma
England > London
6 months to
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 346 397 694
Rank change year-on-year +51 +297 +120
Permanent jobs citing Figma 468 87 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.91% 0.40% 0.074%
As % of the Applications category 11.94% 7.03% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 305 81 35
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 "
25th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +44.44% -42.86%
75th Percentile £82,500 £71,250 £59,375
90th Percentile £92,500 £80,000 £70,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% +4.35%

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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,918 1,238 4,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.58% 5.72% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,725 1,059 3,507
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £32,325
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.82% +22.22% -5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -0.56% +18.42% -5.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Figma in London

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Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Figma in London

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Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Figma in London over the 6 months to 30 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Figma in London

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Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Figma within the London 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
Central London -29 37 £65,750 +42.16% 23
West London -64 10 £60,000 - 10
South London - 3 £47,500 -
East London - 1 £52,500 - 4
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England

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 London region with a requirement for Figma.

1 363 (77.56%) User Experience
2 242 (51.71%) Sketch
3 193 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
4 166 (35.47%) Adobe
5 154 (32.91%) Prototyping
6 146 (31.20%) JavaScript
7 138 (29.49%) React
8 137 (29.27%) Wireframes
9 131 (27.99%) HTML
9 131 (27.99%) CSS
10 123 (26.28%) Social Skills
11 102 (21.79%) Finance
12 91 (19.44%) Front End Development
13 84 (17.95%) InVision
14 83 (17.74%) Mobile App
15 82 (17.52%) TypeScript
16 80 (17.09%) Git (software)
17 75 (16.03%) Node.js
18 74 (15.81%) Problem-Solving
19 69 (14.74%) Apple iOS
19 69 (14.74%) Axure RP
20 67 (14.32%) User Research
21 64 (13.68%) Android
21 64 (13.68%) Software Engineering
22 63 (13.46%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
23 56 (11.97%) Adobe XD
23 56 (11.97%) Accessibility
24 54 (11.54%) Fintech
25 49 (10.47%) Usability Testing
26 48 (10.26%) GraphQL

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 34 (7.26%) WordPress
2 28 (5.98%) Confluence
3 24 (5.13%) CMS
4 4 (0.85%) nginx
5 3 (0.64%) Headless CMS
6 2 (0.43%) Drupal
6 2 (0.43%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.21%) Apache
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 242 (51.71%) Sketch
2 84 (17.95%) InVision
3 56 (11.97%) Adobe XD
4 41 (8.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 24 (5.13%) Photoshop
6 23 (4.91%) Adobe Illustrator
7 17 (3.63%) Marvel
8 13 (2.78%) Zeplin
9 6 (1.28%) Adobe After Effects
9 6 (1.28%) InDesign
10 5 (1.07%) Chatbot
11 4 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
12 3 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.64%) UserZoom
13 2 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.43%) Blender
13 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
13 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
13 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.21%) SessionCam
1 1 (0.21%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.97%) Miro
2 37 (7.91%) SaaS
3 34 (7.26%) AWS
4 30 (6.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 23 (4.91%) Azure
5 23 (4.91%) Serverless
6 19 (4.06%) npm
7 18 (3.85%) GitHub
8 15 (3.21%) AWS Lambda
9 14 (2.99%) GCP
10 10 (2.14%) Firebase
11 9 (1.92%) Amazon S3
11 9 (1.92%) Bitrise
12 8 (1.71%) Google Analytics
13 7 (1.50%) MailChimp
13 7 (1.50%) Slack
14 5 (1.07%) Asana
14 5 (1.07%) Dialogflow
14 5 (1.07%) IaaS
14 5 (1.07%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.56%) Internet
2 7 (1.50%) Broadband
3 1 (0.21%) DAB
3 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (4.70%) Big Data
3 12 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.50%) Redis
5 6 (1.28%) MySQL
5 6 (1.28%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.43%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.43%) Spatial Data
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.21%) KDB
8 1 (0.21%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 80 (17.09%) Git (software)
2 69 (14.74%) Axure RP
3 45 (9.62%) JIRA
4 29 (6.20%) webpack
5 23 (4.91%) Cypress.io
6 20 (4.27%) Jenkins
7 16 (3.42%) GitLab
8 15 (3.21%) SonarQube
9 11 (2.35%) CircleCI
10 10 (2.14%) Cucumber
10 10 (2.14%) JUnit
10 10 (2.14%) Visual Studio Code
11 9 (1.92%) Babel
11 9 (1.92%) Storybook
12 7 (1.50%) Balsamiq
12 7 (1.50%) fastlane
13 6 (1.28%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.28%) PostCSS
14 5 (1.07%) gulp
14 5 (1.07%) Protractor
General
1 123 (26.28%) Social Skills
2 102 (21.79%) Finance
3 42 (8.97%) Banking
4 30 (6.41%) Marketing
5 26 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (4.27%) Presentation Skills
7 16 (3.42%) Retail
8 14 (2.99%) Front Office
9 9 (1.92%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.71%) Advertising
10 8 (1.71%) Games
11 6 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 5 (1.07%) Legal
12 5 (1.07%) Norwegian Language
12 5 (1.07%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (1.07%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.85%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.64%) Public Sector
15 2 (0.43%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 277 (59.19%) Designer
2 178 (38.03%) UX Designer
3 138 (29.49%) UI Designer
4 112 (23.93%) Developer
4 112 (23.93%) UI/UX Designer
5 73 (15.60%) Senior Designer
6 48 (10.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 47 (10.04%) Senior UX Designer
8 40 (8.55%) Senior Developer
9 38 (8.12%) React Developer
10 32 (6.84%) Lead Designer
11 31 (6.62%) Senior UI Designer
12 26 (5.56%) Senior UI/UX Designer
13 25 (5.34%) Lead UX Designer
14 24 (5.13%) Software Engineer
15 17 (3.63%) Digital Designer
16 14 (2.99%) Senior Web Developer
16 14 (2.99%) UI Developer
16 14 (2.99%) UX Engineer
16 14 (2.99%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (29.49%) React
2 131 (27.99%) CSS
2 131 (27.99%) HTML
3 75 (16.03%) Node.js
4 48 (10.26%) GraphQL
5 40 (8.55%) Next.js
6 33 (7.05%) Jest
6 33 (7.05%) Sass
7 27 (5.77%) HTML5
7 27 (5.77%) React Native
7 27 (5.77%) Vue.js
8 26 (5.56%) REST
9 24 (5.13%) AngularJS
9 24 (5.13%) Redux
10 20 (4.27%) Material-UI
11 19 (4.06%) CSS3
11 19 (4.06%) GatsbyJS
12 18 (3.85%) Tailwind CSS
13 16 (3.42%) D3.js
14 15 (3.21%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 363 (77.56%) User Experience
2 83 (17.74%) Mobile App
3 29 (6.20%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (3.63%) Life Science
4 17 (3.63%) Social Media
5 15 (3.21%) Animation
6 14 (2.99%) Hedge funds
7 13 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.28%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.28%) Graphic Design
8 6 (1.28%) W3C
9 5 (1.07%) iPhone
9 5 (1.07%) Motion Graphics
9 5 (1.07%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.07%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.85%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.64%) Biotechnology
11 3 (0.64%) New Media
12 2 (0.43%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 69 (14.74%) Apple iOS
2 64 (13.68%) Android
3 8 (1.71%) Windows
4 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (32.91%) Prototyping
3 137 (29.27%) Wireframes
4 91 (19.44%) Front End Development
5 74 (15.81%) Problem-Solving
6 67 (14.32%) User Research
7 64 (13.68%) Software Engineering
8 63 (13.46%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 54 (11.54%) Fintech
10 49 (10.47%) Usability Testing
11 48 (10.26%) Mentoring
12 45 (9.62%) Visualisation
13 43 (9.19%) Web Development
14 39 (8.33%) Analytics
15 38 (8.12%) Mobile Development
15 38 (8.12%) Scrum
16 36 (7.69%) Design Thinking
16 36 (7.69%) Test Automation
17 35 (7.48%) B2C
18 33 (7.05%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 146 (31.20%) JavaScript
2 82 (17.52%) TypeScript
3 22 (4.70%) SQL
4 19 (4.06%) Kotlin
5 16 (3.42%) Apple Swift
6 14 (2.99%) C#
7 12 (2.56%) ES6
7 12 (2.56%) Objective-C
8 11 (2.35%) Java
9 7 (1.50%) ES7
10 6 (1.28%) Ruby
11 5 (1.07%) Dart
12 3 (0.64%) F#
12 3 (0.64%) PHP
12 3 (0.64%) Python
13 1 (0.21%) Go
13 1 (0.21%) PureScript
13 1 (0.21%) Rust
13 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (6.20%) Degree
2 2 (0.43%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (11.97%) Accessibility
2 18 (3.85%) QA
3 6 (1.28%) GDPR
3 6 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.07%) WCAG
5 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (4.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (4.27%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.92%) Terraform
3 4 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.64%) Puppet
4 3 (0.64%) Rancher
Vendors
1 166 (35.47%) Adobe
2 26 (5.56%) Google
3 24 (5.13%) Apple
4 14 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.92%) Sage
6 8 (1.71%) Facebook
7 7 (1.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.07%) Oracle
9 4 (0.85%) BT
9 4 (0.85%) Instagram
9 4 (0.85%) Twitter
10 3 (0.64%) Optimizely
10 3 (0.64%) WooCommerce
11 2 (0.43%) Virgin Media
11 2 (0.43%) YouTube
12 1 (0.21%) Aderant
12 1 (0.21%) Avid
12 1 (0.21%) iManage
12 1 (0.21%) Sitecore