Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Prototyping
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 323 355 363
Rank change year-on-year +32 +8 +47
Permanent jobs citing Prototyping 450 1,177 1,464
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.92% 0.86% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.93% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 426 850 1,055
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -9.09% +10.00%

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 45,275 126,161 151,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.45% 92.22% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37,306 99,350 120,587
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,948 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,118 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.15% - +5.88%

Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Prototyping in the UK

Prototyping
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Prototyping.

Salary trend for Prototyping in the UK

Prototyping
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Prototyping over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

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 22 October 2020. 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 +25 401 £60,000 +9.09% 108
UK excluding London +103 245 £50,000 +11.11% 71
London -6 184 £72,500 +11.54% 42
Work from Home +55 65 £65,000 +36.84% 15
South East +84 63 £45,000 - 18
North of England +80 42 £50,000 +5.26% 17
Midlands +124 41 £51,000 +21.43% 9
West Midlands +107 37 £51,000 +21.43% 5
South West +67 35 £52,500 +26.77% 14
Scotland +92 31 £70,000 +50.54% 3
East of England +123 27 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Yorkshire +126 21 £45,000 +16.88% 7
North West +27 15 £60,000 +26.32% 5
Wales +43 7 £45,000 +12.50% 2
North East +25 6 £50,000 +38.18% 5
East Midlands +91 4 £45,000 -2.11% 4
Isle of Man - 2 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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.

1 198 (44.00%) User Experience
2 152 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (28.44%) JavaScript
4 127 (28.22%) CSS
5 122 (27.11%) HTML
6 120 (26.67%) Wireframes
7 103 (22.89%) Finance
8 78 (17.33%) Sketch
9 66 (14.67%) InVision
10 62 (13.78%) Scrum
11 61 (13.56%) Java
11 61 (13.56%) SaaS
12 59 (13.11%) SDLC
13 57 (12.67%) Azure
13 57 (12.67%) Degree
14 56 (12.44%) Adobe
15 53 (11.78%) SQL
16 50 (11.11%) Python
16 50 (11.11%) Mentoring
16 50 (11.11%) DevOps
17 47 (10.44%) React
17 47 (10.44%) HTML5
18 46 (10.22%) Node.js
19 45 (10.00%) AngularJS
20 44 (9.78%) Rapid Prototyping
21 43 (9.56%) C#
22 42 (9.33%) AWS
22 42 (9.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
23 41 (9.11%) Docker
23 41 (9.11%) Git (software)

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 22 (4.89%) CMS
2 12 (2.67%) Apache Spark
2 12 (2.67%) WordPress
3 11 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.78%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.89%) Joomla!
5 4 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.67%) Confluence
7 1 (0.22%) Apache
7 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 78 (17.33%) Sketch
2 66 (14.67%) InVision
3 40 (8.89%) Figma
4 28 (6.22%) Photoshop
5 24 (5.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 24 (5.33%) Adobe XD
6 12 (2.67%) Marvel
6 12 (2.67%) Zeplin
7 9 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (1.78%) UXPin
9 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (1.33%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.89%) Fusion 360
11 4 (0.89%) MS Visio
12 3 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.44%) InDesign
13 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
14 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (1.78%) SAP CO
1 8 (1.78%) SAP FI
1 8 (1.78%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (1.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.67%) Magento
3 3 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.44%) Shopify
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 61 (13.56%) SaaS
2 57 (12.67%) Azure
3 42 (9.33%) AWS
4 21 (4.67%) GitHub
5 20 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 20 (4.44%) GCP
6 15 (3.33%) PaaS
7 13 (2.89%) Serverless
8 8 (1.78%) OpenShift
8 8 (1.78%) Power Platform
9 5 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.89%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.67%) Heroku
11 3 (0.67%) IaaS
11 3 (0.67%) Office 365
11 3 (0.67%) PowerApps
11 3 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.44%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.78%) Broadband
2 7 (1.56%) Bluetooth
3 6 (1.33%) 5G
4 4 (0.89%) Internet
5 3 (0.67%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.22%) Firewall
6 1 (0.22%) Intranet
6 1 (0.22%) Network Security
6 1 (0.22%) Skype
6 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.89%) MySQL
2 21 (4.67%) Relational Database
2 21 (4.67%) SQL Server
3 18 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 13 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.00%) Data Lake
5 9 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.78%) Big Data
7 7 (1.56%) Looker
7 7 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.56%) Snowflake Schema
8 6 (1.33%) BigQuery
8 6 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.33%) Tableau
9 5 (1.11%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.11%) Impala
9 5 (1.11%) Power BI
10 4 (0.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.89%) DataStage
10 4 (0.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (9.11%) Git (software)
2 27 (6.00%) Axure RP
3 12 (2.67%) Balsamiq
3 12 (2.67%) JIRA
3 12 (2.67%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.00%) Bitbucket
5 9 (2.00%) webpack
6 7 (1.56%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.33%) Xcode
8 5 (1.11%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.11%) Grunt
8 5 (1.11%) gulp
8 5 (1.11%) Rational Rose
8 5 (1.11%) Subversion
9 4 (0.89%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.67%) Maven
10 3 (0.67%) Moq
10 3 (0.67%) PhantomJS
10 3 (0.67%) ReSharper
General
1 103 (22.89%) Finance
2 40 (8.89%) Marketing
3 30 (6.67%) Banking
4 27 (6.00%) Games
5 23 (5.11%) Public Sector
6 20 (4.44%) Manufacturing
7 19 (4.22%) Electronics
8 17 (3.78%) Retail
9 15 (3.33%) Investment Banking
9 15 (3.33%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.56%) Automotive
11 5 (1.11%) Advertising
12 4 (0.89%) Law
12 4 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.67%) Front Office
13 3 (0.67%) Legal
14 2 (0.44%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.44%) Local Government
14 2 (0.44%) Social Science
15 1 (0.22%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 142 (31.56%) Designer
2 134 (29.78%) Developer
3 113 (25.11%) UX Designer
4 61 (13.56%) UI Designer
5 54 (12.00%) UI/UX Designer
6 26 (5.78%) Architect
7 25 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 23 (5.11%) Senior Designer
9 18 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (3.78%) Analyst
10 17 (3.78%) Software Engineer
11 16 (3.56%) Senior UX Designer
12 15 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
12 15 (3.33%) Senior Developer
13 14 (3.11%) Consultant
13 14 (3.11%) Data Engineer
13 14 (3.11%) React Developer
13 14 (3.11%) UI Developer
14 12 (2.67%) Scala Developer
15 11 (2.44%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (28.22%) CSS
2 122 (27.11%) HTML
3 47 (10.44%) HTML5
3 47 (10.44%) React
4 46 (10.22%) Node.js
5 45 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 36 (8.00%) .NET
7 24 (5.33%) GraphQL
8 22 (4.89%) Kafka
9 18 (4.00%) CSS3
9 18 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (3.78%) jQuery
11 16 (3.56%) RESTful
12 15 (3.33%) REST
13 14 (3.11%) .NET Framework
13 14 (3.11%) Sass
13 14 (3.11%) Vue.js
14 12 (2.67%) Framer.js
14 12 (2.67%) Spring
15 11 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 198 (44.00%) User Experience
2 36 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.22%) Mobile App
4 23 (5.11%) Algorithms
5 15 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (2.89%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (1.11%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.11%) FMCG
10 5 (1.11%) W3C
11 4 (0.89%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.89%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.67%) Animation
12 3 (0.67%) CPLD
12 3 (0.67%) Equities
12 3 (0.67%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.22%) Windows
2 21 (4.67%) Apple iOS
2 21 (4.67%) Linux
3 15 (3.33%) Android
4 13 (2.89%) Unix
5 6 (1.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (26.67%) Wireframes
3 62 (13.78%) Scrum
4 59 (13.11%) SDLC
5 50 (11.11%) DevOps
5 50 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 44 (9.78%) Rapid Prototyping
7 42 (9.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 40 (8.89%) TDD
9 39 (8.67%) Microservices
9 39 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
10 38 (8.44%) Analytics
11 36 (8.00%) Artificial Intelligence
12 35 (7.78%) Visualisation
13 34 (7.56%) Front End Development
14 33 (7.33%) Computer Science
14 33 (7.33%) Software Engineering
15 31 (6.89%) Machine Learning
16 29 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (6.44%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 128 (28.44%) JavaScript
2 61 (13.56%) Java
3 53 (11.78%) SQL
4 50 (11.11%) Python
5 43 (9.56%) C#
6 32 (7.11%) Scala
7 25 (5.56%) C++
7 25 (5.56%) TypeScript
8 20 (4.44%) Kotlin
9 19 (4.22%) PHP
10 13 (2.89%) C
11 12 (2.67%) ES6
11 12 (2.67%) Ruby
12 11 (2.44%) Apple Swift
12 11 (2.44%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.22%) Objective-C
14 9 (2.00%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.78%) Dart
15 8 (1.78%) Haskell
16 7 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (12.67%) Degree
2 20 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.56%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.33%) PhD
6 4 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.44%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.44%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) HND
8 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.67%) QA
2 8 (1.78%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.89%) IEC 62304
3 4 (0.89%) ISO 13485
4 3 (0.67%) WCAG
5 2 (0.44%) EMIR
5 2 (0.44%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) DO-254
6 1 (0.22%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.22%) JTAG
System Software
1 41 (9.11%) Docker
2 22 (4.89%) Firmware
3 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (6.00%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.89%) Ansible
3 11 (2.44%) Terraform
4 5 (1.11%) Control-M
5 2 (0.44%) Puppet
6 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (12.44%) Adobe
2 28 (6.22%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.56%) Google
4 13 (2.89%) SAP
5 9 (2.00%) Oracle
6 8 (1.78%) Databricks
7 7 (1.56%) Ceridian
8 6 (1.33%) Hitachi
9 5 (1.11%) Hotjar
10 4 (0.89%) Altera
10 4 (0.89%) Informatica
10 4 (0.89%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.89%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.89%) Teradata
10 4 (0.89%) Xilinx
11 3 (0.67%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.67%) Crazy Egg
11 3 (0.67%) EMC
11 3 (0.67%) Perforce
12 2 (0.44%) Salesforce.com