Period
to 1 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 1 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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England > South East
6 months to
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 285 285 475
Rank change year-on-year 0 +190 +64
Permanent jobs citing Figma 165 19 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.90% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 9.93% 3.60% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 128 17 4
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £51,625
25th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £52,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £60,000 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +6.67% +36.36%
75th Percentile £66,563 £67,500 £63,125
90th Percentile £77,500 " £66,500
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 the South East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,661 528 1,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.02% 5.93% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,043 435 1,549
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,850 £21,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -6.67%
75th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% +18.42% -5.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Figma in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Figma in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Figma in the South East over the 6 months to 1 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Figma in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Figma within the South East region over the 6 months to 1 December 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
Thames Valley - 50 £60,000 - 2
Hampshire -79 33 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Berkshire - 29 £62,500 - 1
East Sussex - 28 £35,000 -
Surrey -42 22 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Oxfordshire - 16 £65,000 - 1
Sussex - 9 £35,000 -
Kent -41 6 £48,000 +74.55%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £41,250 -
Home Counties - 1 £50,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 1 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Figma.

1 157 (95.15%) User Experience
2 81 (49.09%) Wireframes
3 79 (47.88%) Sketch
4 70 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (40.61%) Adobe
6 59 (35.76%) Social Skills
7 54 (32.73%) CSS
8 51 (30.91%) HTML
9 50 (30.30%) Accessibility
10 49 (29.70%) JavaScript
11 41 (24.85%) User Research
12 40 (24.24%) Prototyping
12 40 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
13 34 (20.61%) InVision
14 32 (19.39%) Front End Development
15 30 (18.18%) React
15 30 (18.18%) Axure RP
15 30 (18.18%) Finance
16 29 (17.58%) Web Development
17 27 (16.36%) Apple iOS
17 27 (16.36%) Android
17 27 (16.36%) SaaS
17 27 (16.36%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 27 (16.36%) Workshop Facilitation
18 26 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
18 26 (15.76%) Marketing
19 24 (14.55%) B2C
20 23 (13.94%) Git (software)
20 23 (13.94%) Usability Testing
21 21 (12.73%) Information Architecture

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 19 (11.52%) WordPress
2 15 (9.09%) CMS
3 9 (5.45%) Drupal
3 9 (5.45%) Joomla!
Applications
1 79 (47.88%) Sketch
2 34 (20.61%) InVision
3 16 (9.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (9.09%) Photoshop
5 13 (7.88%) Zeplin
6 10 (6.06%) OmniGraffle
7 9 (5.45%) Adobe XD
8 8 (4.85%) Marvel
9 7 (4.24%) GIMP
10 5 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (3.03%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.36%) SaaS
2 11 (6.67%) Google Analytics
3 9 (5.45%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (4.24%) npm
5 4 (2.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (2.42%) Canva
5 4 (2.42%) Typeform
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (0.61%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (18.18%) Axure RP
2 23 (13.94%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.24%) webpack
4 6 (3.64%) JIRA
5 4 (2.42%) GitLab
6 3 (1.82%) Balsamiq
7 2 (1.21%) Cypress.io
General
1 59 (35.76%) Social Skills
2 30 (18.18%) Finance
3 26 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (15.76%) Marketing
4 21 (12.73%) Presentation Skills
5 5 (3.03%) Law
5 5 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.03%) Retail
6 4 (2.42%) Banking
7 2 (1.21%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Fire and Rescue
8 1 (0.61%) Games
8 1 (0.61%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 112 (67.88%) Designer
2 101 (61.21%) UX Designer
3 46 (27.88%) UI Designer
4 45 (27.27%) UI/UX Designer
5 28 (16.97%) Developer
6 22 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 16 (9.70%) Senior Developer
7 16 (9.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 12 (7.27%) Senior Designer
9 9 (5.45%) Digital Communications Manager
9 9 (5.45%) Digital Marketing Manager
9 9 (5.45%) Marketing Communications Manager
9 9 (5.45%) Marketing Manager
9 9 (5.45%) Performance Manager
10 6 (3.64%) Creative Developer
10 6 (3.64%) React Developer
10 6 (3.64%) Senior React Developer
11 5 (3.03%) Digital Designer
11 5 (3.03%) Lead UX Designer
11 5 (3.03%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (32.73%) CSS
2 51 (30.91%) HTML
3 30 (18.18%) React
4 17 (10.30%) CSS3
4 17 (10.30%) HTML5
5 11 (6.67%) D3.js
5 11 (6.67%) Sass
6 9 (5.45%) Flutter
6 9 (5.45%) Node.js
6 9 (5.45%) REST
7 8 (4.85%) jQuery
8 7 (4.24%) Ajax
8 7 (4.24%) Handlebars
9 6 (3.64%) AngularJS
9 6 (3.64%) SVG
9 6 (3.64%) Swagger
9 6 (3.64%) Vue.js
9 6 (3.64%) WSDL
10 5 (3.03%) Express
11 4 (2.42%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 157 (95.15%) User Experience
2 15 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.06%) Smartphone
4 7 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.03%) W3C
6 4 (2.42%) DTCC
6 4 (2.42%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.82%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.21%) Animation
8 2 (1.21%) Renewable Energy
8 2 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.61%) Life Science
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.36%) Android
1 27 (16.36%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (49.09%) Wireframes
2 70 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (24.85%) User Research
4 40 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
4 40 (24.24%) Prototyping
5 32 (19.39%) Front End Development
6 29 (17.58%) Web Development
7 27 (16.36%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 27 (16.36%) Workshop Facilitation
8 24 (14.55%) B2C
9 23 (13.94%) Usability Testing
10 21 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (12.73%) Information Architecture
11 20 (12.12%) Analytical Thinking
11 20 (12.12%) Analytics
11 20 (12.12%) Time Management
12 18 (10.91%) E-Commerce
13 17 (10.30%) Collaborative Working
14 16 (9.70%) Scrum
15 14 (8.48%) A/B Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (29.70%) JavaScript
2 12 (7.27%) TypeScript
3 2 (1.21%) C
3 2 (1.21%) Java
3 2 (1.21%) Python
4 1 (0.61%) C#
4 1 (0.61%) C++
4 1 (0.61%) PHP
4 1 (0.61%) Rust
4 1 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (7.27%) Degree
2 4 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (30.30%) Accessibility
2 12 (7.27%) WCAG
3 5 (3.03%) WAI
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.61%) Grafana
Vendors
1 67 (40.61%) Adobe
2 16 (9.70%) Google
3 4 (2.42%) Cognizant
3 4 (2.42%) IBM
3 4 (2.42%) Xceptor
4 3 (1.82%) Cadence
4 3 (1.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.21%) Hotjar
6 1 (0.61%) Apple
6 1 (0.61%) DoubleClick