Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Balsamiq skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Balsamiq over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Balsamiq
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 991 968 1003
Rank change year-on-year -23 +35 +78
Permanent jobs citing Balsamiq 79 196 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.59% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 55 104 178
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £76,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.76% -5.56% -

Balsamiq is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 25,692 33,084 35,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.86% 20.08% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20,304 26,750 29,060
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Balsamiq
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Balsamiq as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Balsamiq in the UK

Balsamiq
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Balsamiq.

Salary trend for Balsamiq in the UK

Balsamiq
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Balsamiq over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Balsamiq in the UK

Balsamiq
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Balsamiq within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. 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
England -33 74 £50,000 +5.26% 19
UK excluding London +38 55 £43,250 +1.76% 14
London +13 23 £52,500 -8.70% 6
East of England +70 17 £42,500 +6.25% 1
South East +26 11 £52,500 +16.67% 1
South West +27 10 £52,500 +23.53%
West Midlands +41 9 £35,000 -22.22% 7
Midlands +36 9 £35,000 -17.65% 10
North West +33 4 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Scotland +18 4 £50,000 - 1
North of England +5 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing Balsamiq 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 with a requirement for Balsamiq.

1 67 (84.81%) User Experience
2 48 (60.76%) Wireframes
3 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (41.77%) Adobe
5 31 (39.24%) HTML
6 28 (35.44%) CSS
6 28 (35.44%) InVision
6 28 (35.44%) Sketch
6 28 (35.44%) Axure RP
7 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
8 24 (30.38%) Adobe XD
9 21 (26.58%) Photoshop
10 19 (24.05%) Prototyping
10 19 (24.05%) Analytics
11 17 (21.52%) OmniGraffle
12 16 (20.25%) Mobile App
12 16 (20.25%) Retail
13 15 (18.99%) Smartphone
13 15 (18.99%) DAB
13 15 (18.99%) Games
13 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
13 15 (18.99%) WorldPay
13 15 (18.99%) Translating Business Requirements
13 15 (18.99%) User Stories
13 15 (18.99%) Customer Requirements
14 14 (17.72%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (17.72%) HTML5
15 13 (16.46%) JIRA
16 11 (13.92%) Confluence
16 11 (13.92%) Scrum

Balsamiq
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (13.92%) Confluence
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (35.44%) InVision
1 28 (35.44%) Sketch
2 24 (30.38%) Adobe XD
3 21 (26.58%) Photoshop
4 17 (21.52%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (8.86%) UXPin
6 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (7.59%) MS Visio
6 6 (7.59%) Zeplin
7 5 (6.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (5.06%) Figma
8 4 (5.06%) InDesign
9 1 (1.27%) Marvel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (3.80%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) DAB
2 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 28 (35.44%) Axure RP
2 13 (16.46%) JIRA
3 10 (12.66%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.59%) GitLab
4 6 (7.59%) gulp
4 6 (7.59%) Jasmine
4 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.59%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (7.59%) webpack
5 4 (5.06%) Bitbucket
General
1 16 (20.25%) Retail
2 15 (18.99%) Games
3 11 (13.92%) Finance
4 6 (7.59%) Marketing
5 5 (6.33%) Banking
6 2 (2.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (54.43%) Designer
2 41 (51.90%) UX Designer
3 28 (35.44%) UI Designer
3 28 (35.44%) UI/UX Designer
4 19 (24.05%) Digital Designer
4 19 (24.05%) Digital UX Designer
5 16 (20.25%) Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Analyst
6 11 (13.92%) Business Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.33%) Product Owner
9 4 (5.06%) Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) Lead Designer
9 4 (5.06%) Lead UX Designer
9 4 (5.06%) User Experience Consultant
10 3 (3.80%) Product Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.80%) UI Developer
10 3 (3.80%) UX Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.24%) HTML
2 28 (35.44%) CSS
3 14 (17.72%) HTML5
4 11 (13.92%) CSS3
5 7 (8.86%) jQuery
6 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
6 6 (7.59%) Ionic Framework
6 6 (7.59%) React Native
6 6 (7.59%) Sass
7 5 (6.33%) .NET
7 5 (6.33%) amCharts
7 5 (6.33%) D3.js
8 4 (5.06%) Angular 2
8 4 (5.06%) Framer.js
8 4 (5.06%) WinForms
9 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.53%) REST
11 1 (1.27%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.27%) Node.js
11 1 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 67 (84.81%) User Experience
2 16 (20.25%) Mobile App
3 15 (18.99%) Smartphone
4 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.86%) Graphic Design
6 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.53%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.27%) Social Media
8 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Android
1 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Wireframes
2 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.05%) Analytics
3 19 (24.05%) Prototyping
4 15 (18.99%) Customer Requirements
4 15 (18.99%) Translating Business Requirements
4 15 (18.99%) User Stories
5 14 (17.72%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (13.92%) Scrum
7 10 (12.66%) Critical Thinking
8 9 (11.39%) Mobile First
9 8 (10.13%) Front End Development
9 8 (10.13%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (10.13%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 7 (8.86%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.86%) SDLC
10 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.59%) TDD
11 6 (7.59%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
2 9 (11.39%) ES6
3 6 (7.59%) Groovy
3 6 (7.59%) Ruby
3 6 (7.59%) TypeScript
4 5 (6.33%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.33%) Python
5 2 (2.53%) Java
6 1 (1.27%) C
6 1 (1.27%) C#
6 1 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (1.27%) PHP
6 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) IIBA
3 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Adobe
2 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.99%) WorldPay
3 7 (8.86%) Apple
3 7 (8.86%) IBM
4 6 (7.59%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.27%) OutSystems