Period
to 28 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sketch
England > South East
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 344 244 425
Rank change year-on-year -100 +181 0
Permanent jobs citing Sketch 106 41 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.52% 0.36%
As % of the Applications category 7.08% 8.58% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 86 38 47
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,875 £28,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £30,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.88% +7.06% +6.25%
75th Percentile £67,500 £55,938 £52,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +10.53%

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 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 1,498 478 2,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.51% 6.04% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 926 389 1,657
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £21,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,957 £40,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.89% +14.29% -6.67%
75th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,150 £62,500
England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +20.00% -6.25%

Sketch
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Sketch in the South East

Sketch
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Sketch in the South East

Sketch
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sketch in the South East over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Sketch in the South East

Sketch
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 Sketch within the South East region over the 6 months to 28 September 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 -57 54 £57,500 -0.86% 5
Hampshire -100 28 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Oxfordshire -9 26 £60,000 +84.62%
Berkshire -49 26 £55,000 +19.57% 4
Kent -30 10 £48,000 -
East Sussex -37 7 £45,000 -18.18%
Buckinghamshire -57 2 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Surrey -78 2 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Sketch
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Sketch.

1 93 (87.74%) User Experience
2 78 (73.58%) Figma
3 74 (69.81%) Wireframes
4 72 (67.92%) Adobe
5 59 (55.66%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (51.89%) Prototyping
7 53 (50.00%) User Research
8 47 (44.34%) InVision
9 42 (39.62%) JavaScript
10 40 (37.74%) HTML
10 40 (37.74%) Finance
11 39 (36.79%) CSS
12 32 (30.19%) Workshop Facilitation
13 28 (26.42%) Axure RP
14 26 (24.53%) Information Architecture
15 23 (21.70%) OmniGraffle
16 22 (20.75%) Google
16 22 (20.75%) Problem-Solving
17 21 (19.81%) React
17 21 (19.81%) Analytics
18 20 (18.87%) SaaS
19 19 (17.92%) Scrum
19 19 (17.92%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
20 18 (16.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
21 17 (16.04%) Accessibility
22 16 (15.09%) Social Skills
23 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
23 15 (14.15%) Visualisation
23 15 (14.15%) Data Visualisation
24 14 (13.21%) TypeScript

Sketch
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 3 (2.83%) CMS
1 3 (2.83%) WordPress
2 2 (1.89%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 78 (73.58%) Figma
2 47 (44.34%) InVision
3 23 (21.70%) OmniGraffle
4 14 (13.21%) Marvel
5 13 (12.26%) Zeplin
6 11 (10.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (10.38%) Adobe XD
7 9 (8.49%) Photoshop
8 7 (6.60%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (1.89%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.94%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.87%) SaaS
2 18 (16.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 12 (11.32%) Google Analytics
4 9 (8.49%) Canva
4 9 (8.49%) Typeform
5 4 (3.77%) npm
6 3 (2.83%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.94%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (0.94%) AWS
7 1 (0.94%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (26.42%) Axure RP
2 9 (8.49%) GitLab
3 7 (6.60%) Visual Website Optimizer
4 6 (5.66%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.77%) webpack
General
1 40 (37.74%) Finance
2 16 (15.09%) Social Skills
3 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.43%) Marketing
5 7 (6.60%) Organisational Skills
6 2 (1.89%) Automotive
6 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.94%) Advertising
7 1 (0.94%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (0.94%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.94%) Social Housing
7 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (65.09%) Designer
2 60 (56.60%) UX Designer
3 20 (18.87%) UI Designer
4 16 (15.09%) UI/UX Designer
5 12 (11.32%) Senior Designer
6 10 (9.43%) Senior UX Designer
7 9 (8.49%) Digital Designer
8 7 (6.60%) Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) Design Engineer
8 7 (6.60%) Developer
8 7 (6.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (6.60%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) UX Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Digital UX Designer
11 4 (3.77%) UI Engineer
12 2 (1.89%) Consultant
12 2 (1.89%) HTML CSS Designer
12 2 (1.89%) Senior UI Designer
12 2 (1.89%) Senior UI/UX Designer
12 2 (1.89%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (37.74%) HTML
2 39 (36.79%) CSS
3 21 (19.81%) React
4 13 (12.26%) Node.js
5 10 (9.43%) D3.js
6 9 (8.49%) GraphQL
7 6 (5.66%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.72%) Vue.js
9 4 (3.77%) Express
9 4 (3.77%) HTML5
10 3 (2.83%) Sass
11 2 (1.89%) CSS3
11 2 (1.89%) jQuery
12 1 (0.94%) DOM
12 1 (0.94%) Framer.js
12 1 (0.94%) GreenSock GSAP
12 1 (0.94%) JSON
12 1 (0.94%) LESS
12 1 (0.94%) RESTful
12 1 (0.94%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 93 (87.74%) User Experience
2 9 (8.49%) Virtual Team
3 7 (6.60%) Analytical Mindset
4 6 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.83%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.89%) Life Science
8 1 (0.94%) Animation
8 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.94%) NHS
8 1 (0.94%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.77%) Android
1 4 (3.77%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.94%) Linux
2 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (69.81%) Wireframes
2 59 (55.66%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (51.89%) Prototyping
4 53 (50.00%) User Research
5 32 (30.19%) Workshop Facilitation
6 26 (24.53%) Information Architecture
7 22 (20.75%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (19.81%) Analytics
9 19 (17.92%) Scrum
9 19 (17.92%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 15 (14.15%) Data Visualisation
10 15 (14.15%) Visualisation
11 14 (13.21%) Front End Development
12 13 (12.26%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (10.38%) Copywriting
13 11 (10.38%) Web Design
14 10 (9.43%) A/B Testing
14 10 (9.43%) Biometrics
14 10 (9.43%) Case Management
15 9 (8.49%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (39.62%) JavaScript
2 14 (13.21%) TypeScript
3 2 (1.89%) SQL
4 1 (0.94%) Java
4 1 (0.94%) JSX
4 1 (0.94%) PHP
4 1 (0.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.04%) Accessibility
2 11 (10.38%) WCAG
3 7 (6.60%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.94%) Grafana
Vendors
1 72 (67.92%) Adobe
2 22 (20.75%) Google
3 9 (8.49%) IBM
4 2 (1.89%) Apple
4 2 (1.89%) Hotjar
5 1 (0.94%) DoubleClick