Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sketch
North West > Manchester
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 202 166 255
Rank change year-on-year -36 +89 +9
Permanent jobs citing Sketch 19 17 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.40% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Applications category 5.97% 10.69% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 19
10th Percentile " £37,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,250 £39,375 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £51,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -17.48% +37.33% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £56,125 £53,750
90th Percentile £76,500 £61,625 £74,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 318 159 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.70% 4.82% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 188 129 378
10th Percentile £25,350 £21,000 £21,250
25th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
75th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £44,478
90th Percentile £63,250 £61,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £38,625 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.44% +14.29% +6.06%

Sketch
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Sketch in Manchester

Sketch
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Sketch in Manchester

Sketch
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sketch in Manchester over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Sketch in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Sketch.

1 16 (84.21%) Wireframes
2 15 (78.95%) User Experience
3 13 (68.42%) HTML
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) Photoshop
5 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) InVision
6 7 (36.84%) Figma
7 6 (31.58%) User Research
7 6 (31.58%) Adobe
8 5 (26.32%) Prototyping
8 5 (26.32%) Social Skills
9 4 (21.05%) Accessibility
9 4 (21.05%) Axure RP
9 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
9 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (21.05%) Time Management
9 4 (21.05%) Android
10 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (15.79%) Legal
10 3 (15.79%) CMS
10 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
10 3 (15.79%) Iconography
10 3 (15.79%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 2 (10.53%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
11 2 (10.53%) CSS3
11 2 (10.53%) Web Design
11 2 (10.53%) SEO
11 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 2 (10.53%) W3C

Sketch
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (15.79%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Photoshop
2 8 (42.11%) InVision
3 7 (36.84%) Figma
4 2 (10.53%) Adobe XD
5 1 (5.26%) Marvel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (26.32%) Social Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Designer
2 11 (57.89%) UX Designer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Designer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior UX Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Interaction Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead UX Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior UI Designer
6 1 (5.26%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) CSS
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Animation
3 2 (10.53%) W3C
4 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Wireframes
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) User Research
4 5 (26.32%) Prototyping
5 4 (21.05%) Time Management
6 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) Iconography
6 3 (15.79%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 2 (10.53%) A/B Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Data Interpretation
7 2 (10.53%) Decision-Making
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 2 (10.53%) SEO
7 2 (10.53%) Usability Testing
7 2 (10.53%) UX Design
7 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 2 (10.53%) Web Design
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Accessibility
2 2 (10.53%) WCAG
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe