Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prototyping
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 439 442
Rank change year-on-year +44 +3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Prototyping 1410 1287 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.69% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.77% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 962 1077
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £84,650 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +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 162001 166293 190317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.45% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 128391 137865 157487
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,094 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 +50 1318 £52,500 - 133
UK excluding London +63 708 £45,000 +5.26% 84
London -7 660 £62,500 +4.17% 54
South East +23 179 £42,500 -15.00% 22
North of England +60 168 £45,000 +12.50% 13
East of England +68 160 £60,000 +33.33% 25
North West +17 94 £45,000 +12.50% 7
South West +2 73 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Midlands +32 72 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Yorkshire +47 68 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Scotland -19 50 £52,500 +31.25% 3
West Midlands +4 39 £45,000 +14.65% 7
East Midlands +46 33 £45,000 +2.27% 1
North East -4 6 £52,500 +20.00% 1
Wales +5 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Northern Ireland -22 2 £37,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Prototyping also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Prototyping.

1 648 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
2 557 (39.50%) User Experience
3 338 (23.97%) HTML
3 338 (23.97%) JavaScript
4 331 (23.48%) Wireframes
5 329 (23.33%) Degree
6 317 (22.48%) CSS
7 235 (16.67%) Java
8 223 (15.82%) Finance
9 213 (15.11%) Rapid Prototyping
10 211 (14.96%) Python
11 205 (14.54%) Analytics
12 199 (14.11%) SQL
13 192 (13.62%) Software Engineering
14 190 (13.48%) C#
15 181 (12.84%) Mobile App
16 172 (12.20%) Axure RP
17 166 (11.77%) .NET
18 162 (11.49%) AngularJS
19 161 (11.42%) OO
20 157 (11.13%) Adobe
21 151 (10.71%) Scrum
22 149 (10.57%) E-Commerce
23 139 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
24 136 (9.65%) Marketing
24 136 (9.65%) Photoshop
25 135 (9.57%) jQuery
26 134 (9.50%) HTML5
27 130 (9.22%) TDD
28 124 (8.79%) InVision

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 63 (4.47%) Apache Spark
2 51 (3.62%) Tomcat
3 45 (3.19%) CMS
4 42 (2.98%) nginx
5 33 (2.34%) Apache
6 28 (1.99%) WebSphere
7 23 (1.63%) Marvel
8 22 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
8 22 (1.56%) SAS
9 21 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
10 20 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 14 (0.99%) SharePoint
12 12 (0.85%) Confluence
12 12 (0.85%) EPiServer
13 8 (0.57%) IIS
13 8 (0.57%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.35%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.35%) Sitefinity
15 4 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 136 (9.65%) Photoshop
2 124 (8.79%) InVision
3 97 (6.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 52 (3.69%) OmniGraffle
5 45 (3.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 34 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
7 28 (1.99%) MS Visio
8 25 (1.77%) UXPin
9 15 (1.06%) Moqups
10 11 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
12 9 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
13 8 (0.57%) InDesign
13 8 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (0.57%) SOLIDWORKS
14 7 (0.50%) UserZoom
15 3 (0.21%) Fireworks
15 3 (0.21%) OrCAD
15 3 (0.21%) Pixate
16 2 (0.14%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 22 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.57%) SAP LE
3 8 (0.57%) SAP MM
4 7 (0.50%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.50%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.21%) OpenText MBPM
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.21%) SAP MII
6 3 (0.21%) SAP PP
6 3 (0.21%) SAP PP-PI
6 3 (0.21%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.21%) Unica
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 139 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 37 (2.62%) SaaS
5 36 (2.55%) npm
5 36 (2.55%) PaaS
6 31 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 29 (2.06%) GitHub
8 24 (1.70%) Google Analytics
9 22 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (0.99%) Office 365
11 12 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.71%) Force.com
13 7 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.50%) Google App Engine
13 7 (0.50%) Google Compute Engine
13 7 (0.50%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.43%) Serverless
15 5 (0.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 5 (0.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.41%) Internet
2 26 (1.84%) Wireless
3 21 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.28%) HTTP
5 7 (0.50%) NAS
6 5 (0.35%) 802.11
6 5 (0.35%) Firewall
6 5 (0.35%) Intranet
6 5 (0.35%) WAN
7 4 (0.28%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.28%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.28%) PPP
8 3 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.21%) LDAP
8 3 (0.21%) SMS
9 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.14%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.071%) Extranet
10 1 (0.071%) SSL
10 1 (0.071%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (6.03%) Big Data
2 79 (5.60%) SQL Server
3 69 (4.89%) Hadoop
4 60 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 42 (2.98%) MongoDB
6 37 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 29 (2.06%) MySQL
9 21 (1.49%) RDBMS
10 15 (1.06%) HBase
11 14 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (0.92%) Geospatial Data
12 13 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (0.92%) Power BI
13 11 (0.78%) Blockchain
13 11 (0.78%) Data Lake
13 11 (0.78%) SAS EBI
14 10 (0.71%) BigQuery
14 10 (0.71%) QlikView
15 9 (0.64%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 172 (12.20%) Axure RP
2 86 (6.10%) Git (software)
3 64 (4.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 47 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 43 (3.05%) Maven
6 38 (2.70%) JUnit
7 37 (2.62%) TeamCity
8 32 (2.27%) JIRA
9 31 (2.20%) Gradle
10 28 (1.99%) gulp
11 26 (1.84%) Visual Studio
12 19 (1.35%) Selenium
13 14 (0.99%) Jasmine
13 14 (0.99%) Subversion
14 10 (0.71%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.71%) NuGet
15 7 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
15 7 (0.50%) git-flow
15 7 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
16 6 (0.43%) Bower
General
1 223 (15.82%) Finance
2 136 (9.65%) Marketing
3 95 (6.74%) Retail
4 78 (5.53%) Electronics
5 61 (4.33%) Banking
6 49 (3.48%) Manufacturing
7 34 (2.41%) Automotive
8 32 (2.27%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.77%) Games
10 24 (1.70%) Legal
11 18 (1.28%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.99%) Back Office
12 14 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.92%) Online Betting
14 12 (0.85%) Law
15 11 (0.78%) Spanish Language
16 10 (0.71%) Billing
16 10 (0.71%) Swedish Language
17 8 (0.57%) Multimedia
18 7 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 378 (26.81%) Designer
2 323 (22.91%) Developer
3 291 (20.64%) UX Designer
4 123 (8.72%) Architect
5 118 (8.37%) UI Designer
6 104 (7.38%) Analyst
7 103 (7.30%) Senior Designer
8 84 (5.96%) Consultant
9 81 (5.74%) UI/UX Designer
10 77 (5.46%) Senior UX Designer
11 66 (4.68%) Senior Developer
12 62 (4.40%) Software Engineer
13 57 (4.04%) Business Analyst
14 56 (3.97%) .NET Developer
15 48 (3.40%) Web Developer
16 47 (3.33%) C# Developer
17 45 (3.19%) Java Developer
17 45 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
18 38 (2.70%) Software Developer
19 36 (2.55%) Mobile Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (23.97%) HTML
2 317 (22.48%) CSS
3 166 (11.77%) .NET
4 162 (11.49%) AngularJS
5 135 (9.57%) jQuery
6 134 (9.50%) HTML5
7 117 (8.30%) Web Services
8 91 (6.45%) ASP.NET
9 67 (4.75%) CSS3
10 66 (4.68%) React
10 66 (4.68%) RESTful
11 56 (3.97%) REST
12 52 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 51 (3.62%) Node.js
13 51 (3.62%) XML
14 50 (3.55%) Sass
15 49 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 48 (3.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 40 (2.84%) JSON
18 35 (2.48%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 557 (39.50%) User Experience
2 181 (12.84%) Mobile App
3 113 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
4 104 (7.38%) Computer Science
5 70 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
6 60 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
7 46 (3.26%) Management Information System
8 34 (2.41%) Fintech
9 27 (1.91%) Data Structures
10 25 (1.77%) Embedded Systems
11 24 (1.70%) Graphic Design
12 21 (1.49%) Internet of Things
13 20 (1.42%) Algorithms
14 18 (1.28%) Social Media
15 15 (1.06%) Minimum Viable Product
16 12 (0.85%) Arduino
17 11 (0.78%) Animation
18 10 (0.71%) Blog
18 10 (0.71%) Public Cloud
18 10 (0.71%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 123 (8.72%) Linux
2 90 (6.38%) Windows
3 56 (3.97%) Android
4 51 (3.62%) Unix
5 47 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.21%) Ubuntu
7 15 (1.06%) CoreOS
7 15 (1.06%) Debian
8 11 (0.78%) Windows Server
9 9 (0.64%) AIX
10 6 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.21%) Nucleus RTOS
12 3 (0.21%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.14%) CentOS
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.071%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.071%) VMS
14 1 (0.071%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.071%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 648 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (23.48%) Wireframes
3 213 (15.11%) Rapid Prototyping
4 205 (14.54%) Analytics
5 192 (13.62%) Software Engineering
6 161 (11.42%) OO
7 151 (10.71%) Scrum
8 149 (10.57%) E-Commerce
9 130 (9.22%) TDD
10 109 (7.73%) MVC
11 107 (7.59%) Open Source
12 106 (7.52%) Web Development
13 103 (7.30%) Project Management
14 102 (7.23%) SDLC
15 101 (7.16%) Mentoring
16 95 (6.74%) Information Architecture
17 89 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
17 89 (6.31%) DevOps
18 86 (6.10%) Usability Testing
19 85 (6.03%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 338 (23.97%) JavaScript
2 235 (16.67%) Java
3 211 (14.96%) Python
4 199 (14.11%) SQL
5 190 (13.48%) C#
6 99 (7.02%) C++
7 92 (6.52%) C
8 44 (3.12%) R
9 41 (2.91%) PHP
10 34 (2.41%) Groovy
11 33 (2.34%) Scala
11 33 (2.34%) Shell Script
12 25 (1.77%) MATLAB
13 21 (1.49%) ABAP
13 21 (1.49%) T-SQL
14 17 (1.21%) TypeScript
15 16 (1.13%) Ruby
15 16 (1.13%) VB.NET
16 11 (0.78%) PHP 7
17 10 (0.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 329 (23.33%) Degree
2 59 (4.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 28 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 26 (1.84%) DV Cleared
6 16 (1.13%) PhD
7 13 (0.92%) Master's Degree
8 9 (0.64%) ISEB
9 8 (0.57%) HND
10 6 (0.43%) SAP Certification
11 5 (0.35%) ACCA
11 5 (0.35%) CIMA
11 5 (0.35%) MBA
12 4 (0.28%) CISSP
12 4 (0.28%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (0.28%) IIBA
12 4 (0.28%) MCSA
12 4 (0.28%) MCSE
12 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.21%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.11%) QA
2 16 (1.13%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.35%) GCP
4 4 (0.28%) Basel III
4 4 (0.28%) ISO 26262
4 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 15288
4 4 (0.28%) WCAG
5 3 (0.21%) GMP
5 3 (0.21%) ISO 13485
5 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) JTAG
7 1 (0.071%) Basel II
7 1 (0.071%) GDPR
7 1 (0.071%) MISRA
7 1 (0.071%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.071%) TickIT
System Software
1 62 (4.40%) Docker
2 28 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (0.99%) Ceph
4 9 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.57%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.57%) Firmware
6 4 (0.28%) vSphere
7 1 (0.071%) HDFS
7 1 (0.071%) Varnish
7 1 (0.071%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 48 (3.40%) Puppet
2 45 (3.19%) Kubernetes
3 38 (2.70%) Ansible
4 32 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.43%) SCCM
6 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.28%) Perfmon
6 4 (0.28%) Terraform
7 1 (0.071%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.071%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.071%) Kibana
7 1 (0.071%) Nagios
7 1 (0.071%) Oozie
7 1 (0.071%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 157 (11.13%) Adobe
2 108 (7.66%) SAP
3 89 (6.31%) Microsoft
4 86 (6.10%) Google
5 49 (3.48%) Oracle
6 34 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
7 27 (1.91%) Sitecore
8 26 (1.84%) IBM
9 18 (1.28%) Twitter
10 12 (0.85%) EMC
10 12 (0.85%) Tableau
11 11 (0.78%) Cloudera
11 11 (0.78%) HP
12 10 (0.71%) Facebook
13 9 (0.64%) TOWER Software
13 9 (0.64%) VMware
13 9 (0.64%) Xero
14 8 (0.57%) Apple
14 8 (0.57%) Citrix
14 8 (0.57%) NetApp