Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Prototyping skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Prototyping over the 6 months to 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prototyping
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 363 444 433
Rank change year-on-year +81 -11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Prototyping 1,465 1,162 1,519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.66% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.74% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,088 896 1,103
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £79,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +13.33%

Prototyping is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 157,440 157,260 187,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.54% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 127,646 129,586 155,123
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Prototyping in the UK

Prototyping
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Prototyping in the UK

Prototyping
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Prototyping over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Prototyping in the UK

Prototyping
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Prototyping within the UK over the 6 months to 17 February 2018. 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 +79 1,367 £52,500 - 322
London +67 716 £60,000 - 125
UK excluding London +43 707 £45,000 +5.26% 206
South East +37 223 £42,500 -10.53% 48
East of England +81 168 £60,000 +51.90% 33
North of England +27 145 £42,500 +6.25% 71
Yorkshire +34 71 £45,000 +28.57% 18
South West -15 67 £45,500 -13.33% 21
North West -4 64 £42,500 +6.25% 46
Midlands -20 47 £42,500 -5.56% 24
Scotland -36 45 £52,500 +31.25% 5
West Midlands -12 31 £45,000 +5.88% 18
East Midlands +14 16 £41,000 -8.89% 6
North East -22 10 £40,000 -8.57% 7
Northern Ireland -13 7 £33,250 - 3
Wales +3 6 £45,000 +38.46% 1

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT jobs citing Prototyping 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 Prototyping.

1 721 (49.22%) Agile Software Development
2 580 (39.59%) User Experience
3 368 (25.12%) Degree
4 362 (24.71%) HTML
5 351 (23.96%) CSS
6 347 (23.69%) JavaScript
7 334 (22.80%) Wireframes
8 248 (16.93%) Rapid Prototyping
9 247 (16.86%) C#
10 235 (16.04%) Java
11 227 (15.49%) Python
12 220 (15.02%) Software Engineering
13 216 (14.74%) .NET
14 212 (14.47%) Finance
15 204 (13.92%) Analytics
16 190 (12.97%) SQL
17 183 (12.49%) Scrum
18 181 (12.35%) Axure RP
19 174 (11.88%) jQuery
20 171 (11.67%) Mobile App
21 170 (11.60%) Amazon AWS
22 168 (11.47%) AngularJS
22 168 (11.47%) Adobe
23 164 (11.19%) TDD
24 158 (10.78%) E-Commerce
25 151 (10.31%) OO
26 148 (10.10%) Web Services
27 147 (10.03%) Photoshop
28 145 (9.90%) HTML5
29 139 (9.49%) Linux

Prototyping
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 67 (4.57%) Apache Spark
2 59 (4.03%) CMS
3 43 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 42 (2.87%) nginx
5 35 (2.39%) SharePoint
6 33 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
7 32 (2.18%) Apache
8 28 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
9 25 (1.71%) WebSphere
10 22 (1.50%) OpenStack
11 21 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
12 20 (1.37%) SAS
13 19 (1.30%) Marvel
14 14 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.75%) EPiServer
16 10 (0.68%) Confluence
17 9 (0.61%) IIS
18 6 (0.41%) Drupal
19 5 (0.34%) Apache Solr
19 5 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 147 (10.03%) Photoshop
2 131 (8.94%) InVision
3 120 (8.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 76 (5.19%) OmniGraffle
5 44 (3.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 29 (1.98%) UXPin
7 18 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
7 18 (1.23%) MS Visio
8 10 (0.68%) Adobe After Effects
8 10 (0.68%) InDesign
8 10 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
11 5 (0.34%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.27%) Pixate
12 4 (0.27%) Weka
13 3 (0.20%) OrCAD
14 2 (0.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
14 2 (0.14%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 23 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.68%) SAP SD
4 9 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
5 8 (0.55%) NetSuite
6 7 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.27%) OpenText MBPM
7 4 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.14%) Magento
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.14%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.068%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.068%) SAP EWM
10 1 (0.068%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.068%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 170 (11.60%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (4.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 51 (3.48%) Amazon EC2
5 40 (2.73%) npm
6 37 (2.53%) GitHub
7 29 (1.98%) PaaS
8 24 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 22 (1.50%) Google Analytics
10 21 (1.43%) SaaS
11 17 (1.16%) Office 365
12 12 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 12 (0.82%) Google App Engine
12 12 (0.82%) Google Compute Engine
13 10 (0.68%) CloudFront
13 10 (0.68%) OpenShift
13 10 (0.68%) Serverless
14 9 (0.61%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.61%) TestFlight
14 9 (0.61%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.53%) Internet
2 30 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 22 (1.50%) HTTP
4 21 (1.43%) Wireless
5 9 (0.61%) NAS
6 5 (0.34%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.34%) SMS
6 5 (0.34%) WAN
7 3 (0.20%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.20%) Firewall
7 3 (0.20%) PPP
8 2 (0.14%) Network Security
8 2 (0.14%) VPN
8 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.14%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.068%) Extranet
9 1 (0.068%) Intranet
9 1 (0.068%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.068%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (6.55%) Big Data
2 93 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 72 (4.91%) Hadoop
4 69 (4.71%) NoSQL
5 67 (4.57%) MongoDB
6 44 (3.00%) MySQL
7 42 (2.87%) Relational Database
8 37 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (1.64%) RDBMS
11 18 (1.23%) RethinkDB
12 17 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (1.16%) Data Lake
13 16 (1.09%) HBase
13 16 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
14 13 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
15 11 (0.75%) Power BI
15 11 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (0.68%) Blockchain
17 9 (0.61%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 181 (12.35%) Axure RP
2 75 (5.12%) Git (software)
3 74 (5.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 59 (4.03%) Jenkins
4 59 (4.03%) TeamCity
5 46 (3.14%) Maven
6 39 (2.66%) Gradle
7 38 (2.59%) gulp
8 36 (2.46%) Visual Studio
9 32 (2.18%) JIRA
10 28 (1.91%) JUnit
11 25 (1.71%) Subversion
12 18 (1.23%) Grunt
13 13 (0.89%) Selenium
14 11 (0.75%) Xcode
15 10 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
15 10 (0.68%) NuGet
16 9 (0.61%) CircleCI
17 8 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
17 8 (0.55%) webpack
General
1 212 (14.47%) Finance
2 108 (7.37%) Marketing
3 98 (6.69%) Retail
4 66 (4.51%) Electronics
5 41 (2.80%) Banking
6 34 (2.32%) Manufacturing
7 33 (2.25%) Automotive
8 27 (1.84%) Telecoms
9 21 (1.43%) Law
10 20 (1.37%) Back Office
10 20 (1.37%) Games
11 19 (1.30%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (0.89%) Publishing
13 12 (0.82%) Advertising
14 11 (0.75%) Billing
14 11 (0.75%) Online Betting
15 10 (0.68%) Legal
15 10 (0.68%) Swedish Language
16 6 (0.41%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 414 (28.26%) Designer
2 357 (24.37%) Developer
3 303 (20.68%) UX Designer
4 123 (8.40%) UI Designer
5 104 (7.10%) Senior Designer
6 102 (6.96%) Architect
7 93 (6.35%) Analyst
8 85 (5.80%) UI/UX Designer
9 79 (5.39%) Consultant
10 78 (5.32%) Software Engineer
11 77 (5.26%) .NET Developer
12 71 (4.85%) Senior UX Designer
13 60 (4.10%) Senior Developer
14 50 (3.41%) C# Developer
15 49 (3.34%) Digital Designer
16 44 (3.00%) Business Analyst
16 44 (3.00%) Web Developer
17 43 (2.94%) Junior
18 42 (2.87%) C++ Software Engineer
19 39 (2.66%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (24.71%) HTML
2 351 (23.96%) CSS
3 216 (14.74%) .NET
4 174 (11.88%) jQuery
5 168 (11.47%) AngularJS
6 148 (10.10%) Web Services
7 145 (9.90%) HTML5
8 123 (8.40%) ASP.NET
9 93 (6.35%) RESTful
10 81 (5.53%) CSS3
11 68 (4.64%) Node.js
12 65 (4.44%) React
13 64 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web API
14 63 (4.30%) XML
15 61 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC
16 57 (3.89%) REST
17 55 (3.75%) Sass
18 45 (3.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 41 (2.80%) .NET Framework
19 41 (2.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 580 (39.59%) User Experience
2 171 (11.67%) Mobile App
3 117 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
4 98 (6.69%) Computer Science
5 63 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
6 51 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
7 40 (2.73%) Algorithms
8 33 (2.25%) Fintech
9 31 (2.12%) Graphic Design
10 30 (2.05%) Embedded Systems
11 27 (1.84%) Internet of Things
11 27 (1.84%) Management Information System
12 19 (1.30%) Data Structures
13 17 (1.16%) IVR
14 16 (1.09%) Blog
15 15 (1.02%) Animation
15 15 (1.02%) Minimum Viable Product
16 14 (0.96%) Social Media
17 11 (0.75%) Virtual Team
18 10 (0.68%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 139 (9.49%) Linux
2 101 (6.89%) Windows
3 68 (4.64%) Android
4 65 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 52 (3.55%) Unix
6 24 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 22 (1.50%) CoreOS
7 22 (1.50%) Debian
8 10 (0.68%) AIX
8 10 (0.68%) Windows Server
9 9 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.41%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.41%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.34%) CentOS
11 5 (0.34%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.34%) Nucleus RTOS
12 4 (0.27%) Robot Operating System
12 4 (0.27%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 721 (49.22%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (22.80%) Wireframes
3 248 (16.93%) Rapid Prototyping
4 220 (15.02%) Software Engineering
5 204 (13.92%) Analytics
6 183 (12.49%) Scrum
7 164 (11.19%) TDD
8 158 (10.78%) E-Commerce
9 151 (10.31%) OO
10 127 (8.67%) MVC
11 126 (8.60%) SDLC
12 120 (8.19%) Open Source
13 116 (7.92%) Project Management
14 106 (7.24%) Mentoring
15 101 (6.89%) Responsive Web Design
16 100 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
16 100 (6.83%) DevOps
17 98 (6.69%) Web Development
18 97 (6.62%) Information Architecture
19 96 (6.55%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 347 (23.69%) JavaScript
2 247 (16.86%) C#
3 235 (16.04%) Java
4 227 (15.49%) Python
5 190 (12.97%) SQL
6 114 (7.78%) C++
7 91 (6.21%) C
8 51 (3.48%) Scala
9 40 (2.73%) PHP
10 31 (2.12%) TypeScript
11 30 (2.05%) Groovy
11 30 (2.05%) Shell Script
12 26 (1.77%) R
13 24 (1.64%) PowerShell
14 23 (1.57%) ABAP
14 23 (1.57%) ES6
15 19 (1.30%) Ruby
16 17 (1.16%) VB.NET
17 16 (1.09%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 368 (25.12%) Degree
2 58 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (2.12%) Master's Degree
4 24 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.82%) PhD
6 11 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.55%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.55%) HND
7 8 (0.55%) SAP Certification
8 5 (0.34%) MBA
8 5 (0.34%) MCP
8 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.27%) IIBA
9 4 (0.27%) PMP
10 3 (0.20%) CCNA
10 3 (0.20%) CCNP
10 3 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.20%) ISEB
11 2 (0.14%) CBAP
12 1 (0.068%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (6.08%) QA
2 14 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.34%) GCP
4 4 (0.27%) ISO 26262
4 4 (0.27%) JTAG
5 3 (0.20%) ISO 13485
5 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 15288
5 3 (0.20%) WCAG
6 2 (0.14%) Basel III
6 2 (0.14%) GDPR
7 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.068%) PMO
7 1 (0.068%) SLA
7 1 (0.068%) TickIT
System Software
1 90 (6.14%) Docker
2 22 (1.50%) Ceph
2 22 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.68%) Firmware
5 5 (0.34%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.27%) vSphere
7 1 (0.068%) HDFS
7 1 (0.068%) Postfix
7 1 (0.068%) Varnish
7 1 (0.068%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.068%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 57 (3.89%) Puppet
2 54 (3.69%) Kubernetes
3 43 (2.94%) Ansible
4 30 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.55%) Terraform
6 6 (0.41%) SCCM
7 4 (0.27%) Perfmon
8 3 (0.20%) Oozie
8 3 (0.20%) Packer
9 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.068%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.068%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.068%) Kibana
10 1 (0.068%) Nagios
10 1 (0.068%) SCOM
10 1 (0.068%) Simian Army
Vendors
1 168 (11.47%) Adobe
2 86 (5.87%) SAP
3 82 (5.60%) Microsoft
4 76 (5.19%) Google
5 45 (3.07%) Oracle
6 43 (2.94%) Sitecore
7 40 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
8 35 (2.39%) IBM
9 28 (1.91%) Xamarin
10 18 (1.23%) Apple
11 15 (1.02%) Alias
11 15 (1.02%) Tableau
12 14 (0.96%) Cloudera
13 12 (0.82%) EMC
13 12 (0.82%) HP
14 11 (0.75%) TOWER Software
14 11 (0.75%) VMware
15 10 (0.68%) NetApp
16 9 (0.61%) hybris
16 9 (0.61%) Twitter