Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prototyping
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 365 403 434
Rank change year-on-year +38 +31 +53
Permanent jobs citing Prototyping 1,454 1,399 1,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.87% 0.79% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.86% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 955 1,044 1,070
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,600 £31,250 £29,650
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 152,439 162,423 176,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.55% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 121,297 128,279 147,112
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Prototyping in the UK

Prototyping
Top 17 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 19 September 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 +46 1,389 £52,500 +5.00% 296
London +68 779 £62,500 +4.17% 145
UK excluding London +4 657 £45,000 - 170
South East +38 187 £47,500 +5.56% 41
North of England -1 139 £42,291 -10.97% 39
South West +29 106 £45,000 +5.88% 20
East of England -1 92 £52,500 +5.00% 26
Midlands -1 84 £47,500 +5.56% 25
North West -23 76 £42,291 -15.42% 20
West Midlands +17 61 £45,000 - 16
Yorkshire +3 55 £42,500 -5.56% 16
Scotland -6 41 £44,000 +8.64% 15
East Midlands -6 23 £50,000 +25.00% 9
North East -11 10 £42,291 -29.52% 3
Isle of Man - 4 - -
Northern Ireland +3 3 - - 1
Wales +6 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 745 (51.24%) User Experience
2 668 (45.94%) Agile Software Development
3 445 (30.61%) Wireframes
4 440 (30.26%) CSS
5 435 (29.92%) JavaScript
6 413 (28.40%) HTML
7 406 (27.92%) Degree
8 236 (16.23%) Analytics
9 234 (16.09%) Adobe
10 213 (14.65%) Finance
11 207 (14.24%) InVision
12 201 (13.82%) Mentoring
13 198 (13.62%) Responsive Web Design
14 183 (12.59%) C#
15 179 (12.31%) SQL
16 178 (12.24%) Java
17 177 (12.17%) Marketing
18 176 (12.10%) Photoshop
19 175 (12.04%) Rapid Prototyping
20 174 (11.97%) Axure RP
21 166 (11.42%) Scrum
22 164 (11.28%) Front End Development
23 160 (11.00%) AngularJS
24 152 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
25 149 (10.25%) React
25 149 (10.25%) .NET
26 143 (9.83%) HTML5
27 131 (9.01%) Python
28 130 (8.94%) Software Engineering
29 125 (8.60%) Adobe Illustrator

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 44 (3.03%) CMS
2 37 (2.54%) Marvel
3 28 (1.93%) WordPress
4 24 (1.65%) Apache Spark
5 19 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 15 (1.03%) Apache
7 15 (1.03%) Confluence
7 15 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 15 (1.03%) Umbraco
8 9 (0.62%) Drupal
8 9 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.48%) SAS
10 6 (0.41%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.41%) ArcGIS
10 6 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.41%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.34%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 207 (14.24%) InVision
2 176 (12.10%) Photoshop
3 125 (8.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 102 (7.02%) OmniGraffle
5 56 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 24 (1.65%) MS Visio
7 17 (1.17%) Adobe After Effects
8 16 (1.10%) UXPin
9 14 (0.96%) Pixate
10 12 (0.83%) InDesign
10 12 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (0.55%) Chatbot
11 8 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
13 6 (0.41%) UserZoom
14 5 (0.34%) SPSS
15 4 (0.28%) Maya
16 3 (0.21%) Blender
16 3 (0.21%) Flinto
17 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (0.41%) Magento
3 4 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.28%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.21%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.14%) Unica
6 1 (0.069%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.069%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.069%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.069%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.069%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.069%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.069%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 102 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 75 (5.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 47 (3.23%) SaaS
5 29 (1.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (1.17%) Office 365
7 16 (1.10%) Serverless
8 15 (1.03%) Force.com
9 14 (0.96%) PaaS
10 13 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (0.89%) Google Analytics
11 12 (0.83%) GitHub
12 11 (0.76%) G Suite
12 11 (0.76%) npm
13 9 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (0.62%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 7 (0.48%) CloudFront
14 7 (0.48%) IaaS
15 5 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.30%) Internet
2 8 (0.55%) Intranet
3 7 (0.48%) DNS
4 6 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.28%) Wireless
6 3 (0.21%) Firewall
6 3 (0.21%) FTP
6 3 (0.21%) HTTP
6 3 (0.21%) SSH
7 2 (0.14%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.14%) SMS
8 1 (0.069%) Broadband
8 1 (0.069%) DHCP
8 1 (0.069%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.069%) IPv4
8 1 (0.069%) PBX
8 1 (0.069%) SNMP
8 1 (0.069%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (0.069%) SSL
8 1 (0.069%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 51 (3.51%) MongoDB
3 50 (3.44%) MySQL
4 49 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 42 (2.89%) Relational Database
6 39 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (2.54%) Big Data
8 26 (1.79%) Hadoop
9 19 (1.31%) Blockchain
10 18 (1.24%) RDBMS
11 12 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (0.83%) Data Lake
11 12 (0.83%) Power BI
12 11 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (0.69%) QlikView
14 9 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 174 (11.97%) Axure RP
2 114 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 88 (6.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 45 (3.09%) Maven
5 41 (2.82%) JIRA
6 39 (2.68%) Gradle
7 34 (2.34%) Subversion
7 34 (2.34%) Visual Studio
7 34 (2.34%) webpack
8 32 (2.20%) Eclipse
9 28 (1.93%) Jenkins
10 27 (1.86%) IntelliJ
11 23 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (1.38%) JUnit
13 19 (1.31%) gulp
14 17 (1.17%) Ant
14 17 (1.17%) Selenium
15 16 (1.10%) TeamCity
16 12 (0.83%) Jasmine
16 12 (0.83%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 213 (14.65%) Finance
2 177 (12.17%) Marketing
3 119 (8.18%) Retail
4 47 (3.23%) Banking
5 40 (2.75%) Games
6 28 (1.93%) Legal
7 27 (1.86%) Electronics
8 23 (1.58%) Law
9 20 (1.38%) Publishing
10 19 (1.31%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.83%) Advertising
13 8 (0.55%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.41%) Back Office
15 5 (0.34%) Automotive
15 5 (0.34%) Front Office
15 5 (0.34%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.28%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 482 (33.15%) Designer
2 427 (29.37%) Developer
3 384 (26.41%) UX Designer
4 161 (11.07%) Architect
5 134 (9.22%) UI Designer
6 126 (8.67%) Senior Designer
7 123 (8.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 103 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
8 103 (7.08%) UI/UX Designer
9 101 (6.95%) Senior UX Designer
10 80 (5.50%) Analyst
11 77 (5.30%) Lead Designer
12 76 (5.23%) Senior Developer
13 67 (4.61%) Lead UX Designer
14 62 (4.26%) Business Analyst
15 61 (4.20%) UI Developer
16 50 (3.44%) .NET Developer
17 45 (3.09%) Software Engineer
18 41 (2.82%) Consultant
19 40 (2.75%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (30.26%) CSS
2 413 (28.40%) HTML
3 160 (11.00%) AngularJS
4 149 (10.25%) .NET
4 149 (10.25%) React
5 143 (9.83%) HTML5
6 110 (7.57%) CSS3
7 107 (7.36%) jQuery
8 95 (6.53%) Sass
9 78 (5.36%) Node.js
10 77 (5.30%) Web Services
11 67 (4.61%) RESTful
12 51 (3.51%) ASP.NET
12 51 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 49 (3.37%) XML
14 47 (3.23%) REST
15 42 (2.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 40 (2.75%) JSON
17 37 (2.54%) KnockoutJS
18 34 (2.34%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 745 (51.24%) User Experience
2 123 (8.46%) Enterprise Software
3 122 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
4 102 (7.02%) Mobile App
5 101 (6.95%) Computer Science
6 62 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
7 61 (4.20%) Fintech
8 45 (3.09%) Algorithms
9 37 (2.54%) Graphic Design
10 34 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
10 34 (2.34%) IVR
11 26 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
12 21 (1.44%) Xbox
13 18 (1.24%) Public Cloud
14 16 (1.10%) Social Media
15 15 (1.03%) Management Information System
16 14 (0.96%) Data Centre
17 13 (0.89%) Data Structures
17 13 (0.89%) Smartphone
18 11 (0.76%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 80 (5.50%) Android
2 61 (4.20%) Apple iOS
3 58 (3.99%) Linux
4 46 (3.16%) Windows
5 20 (1.38%) Unix
6 8 (0.55%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.48%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.48%) Nucleus RTOS
8 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.14%) FreeRTOS
9 2 (0.14%) Solaris
9 2 (0.14%) SUSE
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.069%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.069%) Robot Operating System
10 1 (0.069%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 668 (45.94%) Agile Software Development
2 445 (30.61%) Wireframes
3 236 (16.23%) Analytics
4 201 (13.82%) Mentoring
5 198 (13.62%) Responsive Web Design
6 175 (12.04%) Rapid Prototyping
7 166 (11.42%) Scrum
8 164 (11.28%) Front End Development
9 152 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
10 130 (8.94%) Software Engineering
11 120 (8.25%) Coaching
12 119 (8.18%) SDLC
13 117 (8.05%) DevOps
14 112 (7.70%) TDD
15 110 (7.57%) Web Development
16 101 (6.95%) User Stories
17 99 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
17 99 (6.81%) Information Architecture
18 84 (5.78%) Business Analysis
19 83 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 435 (29.92%) JavaScript
2 183 (12.59%) C#
3 179 (12.31%) SQL
4 178 (12.24%) Java
5 131 (9.01%) Python
6 72 (4.95%) C++
7 59 (4.06%) C
8 57 (3.92%) PHP
9 35 (2.41%) R
10 30 (2.06%) VB.NET
11 26 (1.79%) Ruby
12 20 (1.38%) Apex Code
12 20 (1.38%) Scala
12 20 (1.38%) TypeScript
13 19 (1.31%) ES6
14 16 (1.10%) Kotlin
14 16 (1.10%) Perl
15 15 (1.03%) Java 8
16 12 (0.83%) PowerShell
17 11 (0.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 406 (27.92%) Degree
2 69 (4.75%) Master's Degree
3 67 (4.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 52 (3.58%) Security Cleared
5 36 (2.48%) SC Cleared
6 28 (1.93%) PhD
7 18 (1.24%) ISEB
8 13 (0.89%) MBA
9 9 (0.62%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.28%) CBAP
11 4 (0.28%) CISSP
12 3 (0.21%) IIBA
13 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.14%) MCSE
13 2 (0.14%) PMP
13 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.14%) SAP Certification
14 1 (0.069%) HNC
14 1 (0.069%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (6.12%) QA
2 14 (0.96%) GCP
3 10 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.62%) JTAG
5 5 (0.34%) WCAG
6 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.28%) PMO
7 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.14%) SEPA
7 2 (0.14%) SLA
7 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.069%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.069%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.069%) Section 508
System Software
1 49 (3.37%) Docker
2 20 (1.38%) Firmware
3 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.14%) XenApp
5 1 (0.069%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.069%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 27 (1.86%) Ansible
2 25 (1.72%) Puppet
3 19 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.96%) Terraform
5 10 (0.69%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.21%) Salt
8 2 (0.14%) linkerd
8 2 (0.14%) SCCM
8 2 (0.14%) SCOM
9 1 (0.069%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.069%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.069%) MOM
9 1 (0.069%) Munin
9 1 (0.069%) Nagios
9 1 (0.069%) Packer
9 1 (0.069%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.069%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 234 (16.09%) Adobe
2 79 (5.43%) Google
3 72 (4.95%) Microsoft
4 48 (3.30%) Omniture
4 48 (3.30%) Optimizely
5 34 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
6 30 (2.06%) Alias
7 28 (1.93%) Oracle
8 21 (1.44%) Tableau
9 20 (1.38%) Twitter
10 19 (1.31%) SAP
11 18 (1.24%) Apple
12 17 (1.17%) Sitecore
13 9 (0.62%) EMC
14 8 (0.55%) Capita
15 7 (0.48%) Cognizant
16 6 (0.41%) ESRI
17 5 (0.34%) HubSpot
18 4 (0.28%) Apigee
18 4 (0.28%) MuleSoft