Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Figma
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1074 1171 -
Rank change year-on-year +97 - -
Permanent jobs citing Figma 24 35 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.020% -
As % of the Applications category 0.20% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 0
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £25,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year -54.55% - -

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 with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11,935 14,557 14,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.28% 8.48% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8,924 11,374 11,751
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,908
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Figma in the UK

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Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Figma in the UK

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Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Figma over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Figma in the UK

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Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Figma within the UK over the 6 months to 21 May 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 +83 24 £47,500 -13.64% 2
London +105 19 £48,750 +53.54%
UK excluding London +50 5 £25,000 -54.55% 2
North of England +31 3 - -
North West - 3 - -
East Midlands +29 1 - -
Midlands +25 1 - -
South East +12 1 £25,000 -54.55% 2

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 with a requirement for Figma.

1 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 21 (87.50%) Sketch
3 19 (79.17%) InVision
4 18 (75.00%) Adobe
5 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (58.33%) CSS
6 14 (58.33%) HTML
6 14 (58.33%) Finance
6 14 (58.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
8 12 (50.00%) Marvel
9 11 (45.83%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (45.83%) Marketing
10 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
10 10 (41.67%) SaaS
10 10 (41.67%) B2B
11 9 (37.50%) B2C
11 9 (37.50%) SAP
11 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (37.50%) Manufacturing
11 9 (37.50%) Electronics
11 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
11 9 (37.50%) Programme Management
11 9 (37.50%) Retail
11 9 (37.50%) JIRA
11 9 (37.50%) Blog
11 9 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (37.50%) Office 365
12 8 (33.33%) Axure RP

Figma
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 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Sketch
2 19 (79.17%) InVision
3 12 (50.00%) Marvel
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (8.33%) Adobe XD
5 2 (8.33%) Flinto
6 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
6 1 (4.17%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 10 (41.67%) SaaS
3 9 (37.50%) Office 365
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (4.17%) Blockchain
1 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (37.50%) JIRA
3 8 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Marketing
3 9 (37.50%) Electronics
3 9 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 9 (37.50%) Retail
3 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.50%) Publishing
5 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Designer
2 13 (54.17%) UX Designer
3 8 (33.33%) UI Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Lead Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Designer
4 4 (16.67%) UI/UX Designer
5 3 (12.50%) Lead UX Designer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior UX Designer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Designer
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior UI Designer
7 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.17%) UX Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Visual Designer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) CSS
1 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) Framer.js
3 2 (8.33%) CSS3
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) Angular 2
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
4 1 (4.17%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) LAMP
4 1 (4.17%) Laravel
4 1 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (4.17%) Sass
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) User Experience
2 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (37.50%) Blog
3 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.33%) Fintech
5 2 (8.33%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Android
1 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (41.67%) B2B
4 9 (37.50%) B2C
4 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (37.50%) Programme Management
5 8 (33.33%) Wireframes
6 5 (20.83%) Prototyping
7 4 (16.67%) Psychology
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
8 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (4.17%) Machine Learning
10 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
10 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Usability Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Web Design
10 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
2 1 (4.17%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Kotlin
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Adobe
2 9 (37.50%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Hotjar