Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prototyping
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 349 402 411
Rank change year-on-year +53 +9 +57
Permanent jobs citing Prototyping 1,561 1,360 1,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.90% 0.79% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.87% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,037 1,031 1,128
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,200 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 157,728 156,811 181,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.74% 90.60% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 126,509 127,671 150,738
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +63 1,485 £52,500 +5.00% 283
London +91 827 £60,000 +9.09% 108
UK excluding London -27 697 £45,000 - 190
South East +22 226 £45,000 - 44
North of England +17 169 £40,000 -4.19% 55
East of England +22 107 £56,250 +18.42% 22
South West -18 85 £46,000 +2.22% 25
Yorkshire +42 81 £40,000 +14.29% 21
North West -22 79 £40,000 -11.11% 26
Midlands -43 71 £50,000 +11.11% 29
West Midlands -27 53 £49,500 +10.00% 23
Scotland -57 29 £55,000 +37.50% 10
East Midlands -9 18 £50,000 +25.00% 6
North East -10 9 £44,500 -25.83% 8
Northern Ireland - 8 £33,250 -
Wales +1 2 £45,000 +38.46% 4

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 768 (49.20%) User Experience
2 753 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
3 482 (30.88%) CSS
4 474 (30.37%) JavaScript
5 464 (29.72%) HTML
6 459 (29.40%) Wireframes
7 393 (25.18%) Degree
8 255 (16.34%) Adobe
8 255 (16.34%) Rapid Prototyping
9 239 (15.31%) Java
10 234 (14.99%) Analytics
11 211 (13.52%) InVision
12 207 (13.26%) .NET
13 204 (13.07%) Scrum
14 199 (12.75%) C#
15 194 (12.43%) Responsive Web Design
15 194 (12.43%) Axure RP
16 190 (12.17%) AngularJS
16 190 (12.17%) Finance
17 186 (11.92%) Photoshop
18 183 (11.72%) SQL
19 180 (11.53%) Software Engineering
20 179 (11.47%) HTML5
21 176 (11.27%) Python
22 171 (10.95%) Mentoring
23 169 (10.83%) jQuery
24 168 (10.76%) Marketing
25 164 (10.51%) Problem-Solving
26 162 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
27 161 (10.31%) Front End Development

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 61 (3.91%) CMS
2 48 (3.07%) Apache Spark
3 39 (2.50%) Marvel
4 33 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (2.05%) SharePoint
6 31 (1.99%) Tomcat
7 23 (1.47%) nginx
8 20 (1.28%) WordPress
9 18 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
10 17 (1.09%) Apache
10 17 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 15 (0.96%) Confluence
12 14 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (0.77%) Drupal
14 11 (0.70%) OpenStack
14 11 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (0.64%) Apache Solr
16 8 (0.51%) Alfresco
16 8 (0.51%) Umbraco
17 6 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 211 (13.52%) InVision
2 186 (11.92%) Photoshop
3 146 (9.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 130 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
5 61 (3.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 33 (2.11%) UXPin
7 15 (0.96%) Adobe After Effects
7 15 (0.96%) Pixate
8 13 (0.83%) InDesign
9 11 (0.70%) MS Visio
10 9 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
10 9 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
11 6 (0.38%) UserZoom
12 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
13 4 (0.26%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.26%) Maya
13 4 (0.26%) Weka
14 3 (0.19%) Blender
15 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
15 2 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 11 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.51%) SAP SD
4 6 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.26%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.19%) Magento
6 3 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.13%) Unica
8 1 (0.064%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.064%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.064%) R3 Corda
8 1 (0.064%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 162 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (5.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 64 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (2.43%) SaaS
6 30 (1.92%) GitHub
7 28 (1.79%) npm
8 25 (1.60%) Force.com
9 21 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
9 21 (1.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 16 (1.02%) CloudFront
11 14 (0.90%) PaaS
11 14 (0.90%) Serverless
12 11 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (0.70%) Google Analytics
12 11 (0.70%) Office 365
12 11 (0.70%) Yarn
13 10 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
14 9 (0.58%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.58%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.46%) Internet
2 18 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 12 (0.77%) HTTP
4 6 (0.38%) Intranet
5 4 (0.26%) DNS
5 4 (0.26%) SMS
6 3 (0.19%) NAS
6 3 (0.19%) SSH
7 2 (0.13%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.13%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.13%) Network Security
7 2 (0.13%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.13%) Wireless
8 1 (0.064%) DHCP
8 1 (0.064%) FTP
8 1 (0.064%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.064%) IPv4
8 1 (0.064%) SNMP
8 1 (0.064%) SSL
8 1 (0.064%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (4.68%) Big Data
3 67 (4.29%) MongoDB
4 57 (3.65%) NoSQL
5 52 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 52 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 47 (3.01%) MySQL
7 40 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (1.41%) Data Lake
8 22 (1.41%) RDBMS
9 18 (1.15%) RethinkDB
10 16 (1.02%) Blockchain
10 16 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 13 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (0.70%) Data Mining
13 10 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 194 (12.43%) Axure RP
2 111 (7.11%) Git (software)
3 98 (6.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 59 (3.78%) Maven
5 58 (3.72%) Jenkins
6 53 (3.40%) Gradle
7 48 (3.07%) TeamCity
7 48 (3.07%) Visual Studio
8 46 (2.95%) JIRA
9 38 (2.43%) gulp
10 37 (2.37%) Subversion
11 33 (2.11%) JUnit
12 30 (1.92%) Eclipse
13 29 (1.86%) Ant
13 29 (1.86%) Grunt
14 26 (1.67%) webpack
15 24 (1.54%) IntelliJ
16 22 (1.41%) Selenium
17 21 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (0.83%) Xcode
General
1 190 (12.17%) Finance
2 168 (10.76%) Marketing
3 129 (8.26%) Retail
4 48 (3.07%) Banking
5 36 (2.31%) Electronics
6 25 (1.60%) Games
7 23 (1.47%) Law
7 23 (1.47%) Publishing
8 21 (1.35%) Legal
9 19 (1.22%) Advertising
10 18 (1.15%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.09%) Telecoms
12 13 (0.83%) Investment Banking
13 11 (0.70%) Back Office
14 9 (0.58%) Billing
15 7 (0.45%) Automotive
15 7 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.38%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.26%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.26%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 541 (34.66%) Designer
2 462 (29.60%) Developer
3 409 (26.20%) UX Designer
4 158 (10.12%) UI Designer
5 140 (8.97%) Senior Designer
6 117 (7.50%) Architect
7 110 (7.05%) UI/UX Designer
8 107 (6.85%) Senior UX Designer
9 103 (6.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 88 (5.64%) Analyst
11 79 (5.06%) Lead Designer
12 72 (4.61%) .NET Developer
13 62 (3.97%) Senior Developer
14 61 (3.91%) Lead UX Designer
15 60 (3.84%) Software Engineer
16 55 (3.52%) Business Analyst
17 52 (3.33%) UX Developer
18 50 (3.20%) Interaction Designer
18 50 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
19 47 (3.01%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 482 (30.88%) CSS
2 464 (29.72%) HTML
3 207 (13.26%) .NET
4 190 (12.17%) AngularJS
5 179 (11.47%) HTML5
6 169 (10.83%) jQuery
7 143 (9.16%) Web Services
8 123 (7.88%) React
9 117 (7.50%) CSS3
10 112 (7.17%) RESTful
11 90 (5.77%) Sass
12 81 (5.19%) ASP.NET
12 81 (5.19%) Node.js
13 65 (4.16%) XML
14 64 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web API
14 64 (4.10%) REST
15 50 (3.20%) JSON
15 50 (3.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 49 (3.14%) WCF
17 41 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 768 (49.20%) User Experience
2 137 (8.78%) Mobile App
3 122 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
4 112 (7.17%) Computer Science
5 108 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
6 63 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
7 61 (3.91%) Algorithms
7 61 (3.91%) Fintech
8 42 (2.69%) IVR
9 37 (2.37%) Graphic Design
10 35 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
11 32 (2.05%) Embedded Systems
12 23 (1.47%) Management Information System
13 22 (1.41%) Social Media
14 18 (1.15%) Robotics
15 17 (1.09%) Internet of Things
16 15 (0.96%) Animation
17 14 (0.90%) Xbox
18 13 (0.83%) Virtual Team
19 12 (0.77%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 101 (6.47%) Android
2 91 (5.83%) Linux
3 85 (5.45%) Apple iOS
4 56 (3.59%) Windows
5 40 (2.56%) Unix
6 13 (0.83%) Ubuntu
7 11 (0.70%) Nucleus RTOS
8 9 (0.58%) CoreOS
8 9 (0.58%) Debian
9 8 (0.51%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.38%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.38%) Robot Operating System
11 5 (0.32%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.26%) AIX
12 4 (0.26%) CentOS
12 4 (0.26%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 753 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 459 (29.40%) Wireframes
3 255 (16.34%) Rapid Prototyping
4 234 (14.99%) Analytics
5 204 (13.07%) Scrum
6 194 (12.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 180 (11.53%) Software Engineering
8 171 (10.95%) Mentoring
9 164 (10.51%) Problem-Solving
10 161 (10.31%) Front End Development
11 159 (10.19%) TDD
12 140 (8.97%) SDLC
13 121 (7.75%) Information Architecture
14 110 (7.05%) User Stories
15 106 (6.79%) Project Management
16 102 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
17 101 (6.47%) MVC
17 101 (6.47%) Web Development
18 93 (5.96%) DevOps
19 92 (5.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 474 (30.37%) JavaScript
2 239 (15.31%) Java
3 199 (12.75%) C#
4 183 (11.72%) SQL
5 176 (11.27%) Python
6 86 (5.51%) C++
7 76 (4.87%) C
8 61 (3.91%) PHP
9 53 (3.40%) Scala
10 36 (2.31%) ES6
11 35 (2.24%) TypeScript
12 33 (2.11%) Apex Code
12 33 (2.11%) Java 8
13 32 (2.05%) VB.NET
14 30 (1.92%) Ruby
15 26 (1.67%) Groovy
16 25 (1.60%) Objective-C
17 24 (1.54%) R
18 22 (1.41%) PowerShell
19 21 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 393 (25.18%) Degree
2 73 (4.68%) Master's Degree
3 62 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 38 (2.43%) Security Cleared
5 32 (2.05%) SC Cleared
6 24 (1.54%) PhD
7 20 (1.28%) ISEB
8 8 (0.51%) MBA
8 8 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.51%) SAP Certification
9 5 (0.32%) MCP
10 4 (0.26%) PMP
11 3 (0.19%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.19%) CBAP
11 3 (0.19%) IIBA
12 2 (0.13%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.064%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.064%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.064%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (6.53%) QA
2 12 (0.77%) JTAG
3 11 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.45%) PMO
5 6 (0.38%) GCP
6 3 (0.19%) SEPA
7 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.13%) WAI
7 2 (0.13%) WCAG
8 1 (0.064%) GDPR
8 1 (0.064%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.064%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.064%) Section 508
8 1 (0.064%) SLA
System Software
1 96 (6.15%) Docker
2 24 (1.54%) Firmware
3 10 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.58%) Ceph
5 6 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.064%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.064%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.064%) Postfix
6 1 (0.064%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.064%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (2.63%) Puppet
2 40 (2.56%) Ansible
3 31 (1.99%) Kubernetes
4 20 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (1.22%) Terraform
6 5 (0.32%) Packer
7 3 (0.19%) linkerd
7 3 (0.19%) SCOM
8 2 (0.13%) Oozie
8 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.064%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.064%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.064%) MOM
9 1 (0.064%) Munin
9 1 (0.064%) Nagios
9 1 (0.064%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 255 (16.34%) Adobe
2 85 (5.45%) Google
3 62 (3.97%) Microsoft
4 58 (3.72%) Salesforce.com
5 38 (2.43%) Alias
6 36 (2.31%) SAP
7 32 (2.05%) Omniture
7 32 (2.05%) Optimizely
8 30 (1.92%) Apple
8 30 (1.92%) Sitecore
9 28 (1.79%) Oracle
10 25 (1.60%) Twitter
11 19 (1.22%) Xamarin
12 17 (1.09%) EMC
12 17 (1.09%) IBM
13 15 (0.96%) Pardot
13 15 (0.96%) Tableau
14 10 (0.64%) Cognizant
15 9 (0.58%) Red Hat
15 9 (0.58%) Teradata