Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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England > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 451 516 732
Rank change year-on-year +65 +216 +100
Permanent jobs citing Figma 247 57 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.55% 0.19% 0.042%
As % of the Applications category 8.20% 2.89% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 131 50 19
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,375 £42,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £44,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% +68.07%
75th Percentile £80,000 £70,938 £62,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £75,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.79% +12.00% -9.09%

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 3,012 1,974 4,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 6.69% 6.71% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,960 1,564 3,625
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,575 £26,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £64,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,125 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +2.63%

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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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -2 25 £67,500 +14.89% 10
West London -13 20 - - 3
South London - 2 £45,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 187 (75.71%) User Experience
2 134 (54.25%) Sketch
3 102 (41.30%) Adobe
4 95 (38.46%) Wireframes
5 92 (37.25%) HTML
6 91 (36.84%) Prototyping
7 90 (36.44%) CSS
8 85 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
9 75 (30.36%) JavaScript
10 71 (28.74%) React
10 71 (28.74%) Social Skills
11 69 (27.94%) Front End Development
12 55 (22.27%) Finance
12 55 (22.27%) Problem-Solving
13 48 (19.43%) Git (software)
14 47 (19.03%) Fintech
15 45 (18.22%) InVision
16 44 (17.81%) Node.js
17 40 (16.19%) REST
17 40 (16.19%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
18 38 (15.38%) Analytics
18 38 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 36 (14.57%) User Research
20 35 (14.17%) Mobile App
21 34 (13.77%) Apple iOS
22 32 (12.96%) Android
22 32 (12.96%) Banking
23 31 (12.55%) Axure RP
23 31 (12.55%) Mentoring
23 31 (12.55%) Adobe XD

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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 18 (7.29%) Confluence
1 18 (7.29%) WordPress
2 9 (3.64%) CMS
Applications
1 134 (54.25%) Sketch
2 45 (18.22%) InVision
3 38 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 31 (12.55%) Adobe XD
5 15 (6.07%) Adobe After Effects
5 15 (6.07%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (4.86%) Zeplin
7 11 (4.45%) Photoshop
8 6 (2.43%) CINEMA 4D
9 5 (2.02%) Blender
9 5 (2.02%) Chatbot
9 5 (2.02%) InDesign
9 5 (2.02%) Marvel
10 3 (1.21%) Flinto
11 2 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.40%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Shopify
2 1 (0.40%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 22 (8.91%) AWS
3 15 (6.07%) Miro
3 15 (6.07%) SaaS
4 11 (4.45%) Azure
4 11 (4.45%) Firebase
5 10 (4.05%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (4.05%) Bitrise
5 10 (4.05%) Serverless
6 7 (2.83%) Google Analytics
7 6 (2.43%) GCP
8 5 (2.02%) Amazon Alexa
8 5 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (2.02%) Azure Functions
8 5 (2.02%) Dialogflow
8 5 (2.02%) npm
8 5 (2.02%) Siri
8 5 (2.02%) Twilio
9 4 (1.62%) MailChimp
9 4 (1.62%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.10%) Broadband
2 14 (5.67%) Internet
3 4 (1.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (4.86%) Big Data
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (0.40%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 48 (19.43%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.55%) Axure RP
3 28 (11.34%) JIRA
4 14 (5.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.05%) Cucumber
5 10 (4.05%) SonarQube
6 8 (3.24%) Balsamiq
6 8 (3.24%) CircleCI
6 8 (3.24%) Cypress.io
7 5 (2.02%) webpack
8 4 (1.62%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.62%) ESLint
8 4 (1.62%) GitLab
8 4 (1.62%) gulp
9 1 (0.40%) Babel
9 1 (0.40%) PyCharm
9 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (28.74%) Social Skills
2 55 (22.27%) Finance
3 32 (12.96%) Banking
4 17 (6.88%) Marketing
5 14 (5.67%) Presentation Skills
6 12 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.05%) Organisational Skills
8 8 (3.24%) Retail
9 6 (2.43%) Games
10 5 (2.02%) Financial Institution
10 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.62%) French Language
11 4 (1.62%) German Language
11 4 (1.62%) Italian Language
11 4 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.62%) Spanish Language
12 3 (1.21%) Documentation Skills
12 3 (1.21%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 2 (0.81%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 136 (55.06%) Designer
2 94 (38.06%) UX Designer
3 71 (28.74%) Developer
4 43 (17.41%) UI Designer
5 41 (16.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 35 (14.17%) Senior Designer
7 33 (13.36%) Lead Designer
8 30 (12.15%) Senior Developer
8 30 (12.15%) UI/UX Designer
9 25 (10.12%) Senior UX Designer
10 22 (8.91%) Lead UX Designer
11 14 (5.67%) Senior Web Developer
11 14 (5.67%) Web Developer
12 11 (4.45%) React Developer
13 9 (3.64%) Senior UI Designer
14 8 (3.24%) Mobile Developer
15 7 (2.83%) Digital Designer
15 7 (2.83%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 6 (2.43%) Digital Developer
16 6 (2.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (37.25%) HTML
2 90 (36.44%) CSS
3 71 (28.74%) React
4 44 (17.81%) Node.js
5 40 (16.19%) REST
6 29 (11.74%) GraphQL
7 27 (10.93%) CSS3
7 27 (10.93%) HTML5
8 26 (10.53%) Next.js
9 23 (9.31%) Sass
10 22 (8.91%) React Native
11 16 (6.48%) Vue.js
12 14 (5.67%) GatsbyJS
13 13 (5.26%) .NET
13 13 (5.26%) AngularJS
13 13 (5.26%) Jest
13 13 (5.26%) SVG
14 12 (4.86%) Framer.js
15 11 (4.45%) D3.js
16 8 (3.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 187 (75.71%) User Experience
2 35 (14.17%) Mobile App
3 23 (9.31%) Social Media
4 21 (8.50%) Animation
5 18 (7.29%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (3.64%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.83%) Graphic Design
8 6 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (2.02%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.62%) Life Science
10 4 (1.62%) Motion Graphics
10 4 (1.62%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.62%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.21%) Biotechnology
12 2 (0.81%) Blog
13 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.40%) NHS
13 1 (0.40%) Photography
13 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.40%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.77%) Apple iOS
2 32 (12.96%) Android
3 6 (2.43%) Unix
4 4 (1.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (38.46%) Wireframes
2 91 (36.84%) Prototyping
3 85 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (27.94%) Front End Development
5 55 (22.27%) Problem-Solving
6 47 (19.03%) Fintech
7 40 (16.19%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 38 (15.38%) Analytics
9 36 (14.57%) User Research
10 31 (12.55%) Mentoring
11 25 (10.12%) B2B
12 23 (9.31%) Test Automation
12 23 (9.31%) User Stories
12 23 (9.31%) Visualisation
13 22 (8.91%) Rapid Prototyping
13 22 (8.91%) Web Development
14 21 (8.50%) Time Management
15 20 (8.10%) B2C
15 20 (8.10%) Usability Testing
16 19 (7.69%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (30.36%) JavaScript
2 26 (10.53%) TypeScript
3 14 (5.67%) C#
4 12 (4.86%) Apple Swift
4 12 (4.86%) Kotlin
5 10 (4.05%) SQL
6 7 (2.83%) Java
7 6 (2.43%) Clojure
7 6 (2.43%) Elixir
7 6 (2.43%) Elm
7 6 (2.43%) ES6
7 6 (2.43%) Rust
8 5 (2.02%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.21%) XAML
10 2 (0.81%) Ruby
11 1 (0.40%) C
11 1 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (8.10%) Degree
2 6 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.62%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.12%) Accessibility
2 8 (3.24%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (3.64%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.02%) Terraform
3 4 (1.62%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 102 (41.30%) Adobe
2 21 (8.50%) Google
3 14 (5.67%) Apple
4 10 (4.05%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.02%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.40%) Hotjar
6 1 (0.40%) Sitecore