Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 296 188 326
Rank change year-on-year -108 +138 -
Permanent jobs citing Figma 33 16 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.31% 0.40% 0.054%
As % of the Applications category 3.01% 5.03% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 5
10th Percentile " £32,500 £29,900
25th Percentile £24,000 £35,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £46,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% -12.20%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,095 318 1,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 10.33% 7.96% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 715 239 846
10th Percentile £22,725 £21,250 £20,500
25th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.67% +15.38% -7.14%
75th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £44,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £43,313 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +20.00% -6.25%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Figma in the Midlands

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Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Figma in the Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Figma in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Figma in the Midlands

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Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Figma within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Midlands -97 25 £35,000 -9.68% 9
East Midlands - 8 £61,250 - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Figma.

1 27 (81.82%) Adobe
1 27 (81.82%) Sketch
2 21 (63.64%) User Experience
3 13 (39.39%) TypeScript
4 12 (36.36%) Wireframes
4 12 (36.36%) Adobe XD
4 12 (36.36%) Java
4 12 (36.36%) TDD
5 11 (33.33%) BDD
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 9 (27.27%) JWT
6 9 (27.27%) Next.js
7 8 (24.24%) Logistics
8 7 (21.21%) Front End Development
8 7 (21.21%) User Research
8 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
9 6 (18.18%) HTML
9 6 (18.18%) CSS
10 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
10 5 (15.15%) CAD
10 5 (15.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (15.15%) InDesign
10 5 (15.15%) Automotive
10 5 (15.15%) CMS
10 5 (15.15%) Maya
10 5 (15.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (15.15%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (15.15%) Usability Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Graphic Design

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 5 (15.15%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (81.82%) Sketch
2 12 (36.36%) Adobe XD
3 5 (15.15%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (15.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (15.15%) InDesign
3 5 (15.15%) Maya
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
4 1 (3.03%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Shopify
1 1 (3.03%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (15.15%) Automotive
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Designer
2 10 (30.30%) Senior Designer
3 8 (24.24%) Junior
3 8 (24.24%) Junior Designer
3 8 (24.24%) Junior Web Designer
3 8 (24.24%) Web Designer
4 7 (21.21%) UX Designer
5 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior UX Designer
6 3 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.03%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Designer
7 1 (3.03%) React Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Applications Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Mobile Designer
7 1 (3.03%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) JWT
1 9 (27.27%) Next.js
2 6 (18.18%) CSS
2 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) LESS
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) Sass
5 1 (3.03%) Angular 2
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) CSS3
5 1 (3.03%) DOM
5 1 (3.03%) Handlebars
5 1 (3.03%) jQuery
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (3.03%) React
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) RxJS
5 1 (3.03%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) User Experience
2 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
3 5 (15.15%) Animation
3 5 (15.15%) Graphic Design
3 5 (15.15%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing Technology
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) TDD
1 12 (36.36%) Wireframes
2 11 (33.33%) BDD
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) Logistics
5 7 (21.21%) Front End Development
5 7 (21.21%) User Research
6 5 (15.15%) 3D Animation
6 5 (15.15%) CAD
6 5 (15.15%) Typography
6 5 (15.15%) Usability Testing
6 5 (15.15%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 4 (12.12%) Analytics
7 4 (12.12%) Mobile First
7 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (9.09%) Data-Driven Decision Making
8 3 (9.09%) Design Thinking
8 3 (9.09%) Lean Thinking
8 3 (9.09%) Lean UX
8 3 (9.09%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) TypeScript
2 12 (36.36%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Accessibility
2 1 (3.03%) GDPR
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore