Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rapid Prototyping over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rapid Prototyping
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 946 1019 1081
Rank change year-on-year +73 +62 +15
Permanent jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 253 199 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 181 130 149
UK median annual salary £49,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.39% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £98,750 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +18.42% -2.56%

Rapid 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 160296 168588 194039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.36% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126459 140088 159820
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Rapid Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Rapid Prototyping in the UK

Rapid Prototyping
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Rapid Prototyping in the UK

Rapid Prototyping
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Rapid Prototyping in the UK

Rapid Prototyping
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 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 +89 236 £49,000 -6.67% 18
UK excluding London +88 141 £42,500 -5.56% 8
London +8 104 £70,000 +27.27% 11
South East +57 47 £45,000 -10.00% 6
North of England +16 32 £41,500 +14.48% 1
South West +45 23 £42,500 +77.08%
Yorkshire +38 21 £41,500 +15.28% 1
East of England +23 15 £35,000 -41.67%
Midlands +46 14 £42,500 +21.43%
North West -2 11 £37,500 +3.45%
Scotland -4 10 £48,000 +20.00%
East Midlands - 8 £43,750 -
West Midlands +20 6 £42,500 +21.43%

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Rapid 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 Rapid Prototyping.

1 210 (83.00%) Prototyping
2 151 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (55.73%) User Experience
4 86 (33.99%) Wireframes
5 73 (28.85%) HTML
6 66 (26.09%) Mobile App
7 58 (22.92%) Java
8 57 (22.53%) JavaScript
8 57 (22.53%) CSS
9 55 (21.74%) Photoshop
10 52 (20.55%) Axure RP
11 47 (18.58%) Software Engineering
12 41 (16.21%) Finance
13 40 (15.81%) Adobe Illustrator
14 39 (15.42%) SQL
15 34 (13.44%) Degree
15 34 (13.44%) Analytics
16 32 (12.65%) Usability Testing
17 29 (11.46%) Python
17 29 (11.46%) Big Data
17 29 (11.46%) Service Design
18 28 (11.07%) Coaching
19 26 (10.28%) HTML5
19 26 (10.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
19 26 (10.28%) OO
19 26 (10.28%) jQuery
19 26 (10.28%) TDD
20 25 (9.88%) Web Services
21 24 (9.49%) Scrum
21 24 (9.49%) OmniGraffle

Rapid 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 18 (7.11%) Apache Spark
2 17 (6.72%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.14%) Apache
4 12 (4.74%) nginx
5 9 (3.56%) CMS
6 5 (1.98%) Confluence
6 5 (1.98%) JBoss
7 4 (1.58%) SAS
8 3 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 55 (21.74%) Photoshop
2 40 (15.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (9.49%) OmniGraffle
4 19 (7.51%) InVision
5 9 (3.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (3.56%) MS Visio
6 8 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (2.77%) Moqups
7 7 (2.77%) UserZoom
8 3 (1.19%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (1.19%) SPSS
9 1 (0.40%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.40%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.91%) SaaS
2 15 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.37%) GitHub
4 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.19%) Slack
6 2 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.79%) Force.com
6 2 (0.79%) IaaS
6 2 (0.79%) PaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.40%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.40%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.91%) Wireless
2 12 (4.74%) HTTP
3 6 (2.37%) 802.11
4 1 (0.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.46%) Big Data
2 19 (7.51%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.72%) MySQL
4 15 (5.93%) Geospatial Data
4 15 (5.93%) Hadoop
4 15 (5.93%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.98%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.58%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.19%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.19%) BigQuery
8 3 (1.19%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.19%) GIS
8 3 (1.19%) Impala
9 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.79%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.79%) HDInsight
9 2 (0.79%) NewSQL
10 1 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.40%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 52 (20.55%) Axure RP
2 26 (10.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (2.37%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (1.98%) Travis CI
5 4 (1.58%) JIRA
6 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.40%) Grunt
7 1 (0.40%) gulp
7 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.40%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.40%) QUnit
7 1 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.40%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.40%) webpack
General
1 41 (16.21%) Finance
2 20 (7.91%) Electronics
3 19 (7.51%) Marketing
4 13 (5.14%) Legal
5 11 (4.35%) Banking
5 11 (4.35%) Online Betting
6 7 (2.77%) Games
6 7 (2.77%) Law
7 6 (2.37%) Multimedia
7 6 (2.37%) Retail
7 6 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
10 1 (0.40%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (33.20%) Designer
2 73 (28.85%) UX Designer
3 24 (9.49%) Developer
4 18 (7.11%) Architect
5 17 (6.72%) UI Designer
6 16 (6.32%) Consultant
7 15 (5.93%) Software Engineer
7 15 (5.93%) Web Designer
8 14 (5.53%) Electronics Technician
9 13 (5.14%) Mobile Designer
9 13 (5.14%) Mobile UX Designer
9 13 (5.14%) Software Manager
10 12 (4.74%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.74%) Web Applications Designer
11 11 (4.35%) Senior Designer
12 9 (3.56%) Data Scientist
12 9 (3.56%) PHP Developer
13 8 (3.16%) E-Commerce Manager
13 8 (3.16%) Product Manager
13 8 (3.16%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (28.85%) HTML
2 57 (22.53%) CSS
3 26 (10.28%) HTML5
3 26 (10.28%) jQuery
4 25 (9.88%) Web Services
5 24 (9.49%) AngularJS
5 24 (9.49%) React
6 19 (7.51%) Node.js
7 17 (6.72%) JSON
7 17 (6.72%) REST
8 16 (6.32%) .NET
9 14 (5.53%) XML
10 13 (5.14%) Java EE
10 13 (5.14%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (4.74%) Velocity
12 10 (3.95%) RESTful
13 9 (3.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (3.16%) TensorFlow
15 7 (2.77%) Spring
16 6 (2.37%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 141 (55.73%) User Experience
2 66 (26.09%) Mobile App
3 18 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.93%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (5.53%) Computer Science
6 13 (5.14%) Algorithms
6 13 (5.14%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (4.35%) Fintech
8 8 (3.16%) Life Science
9 6 (2.37%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (1.58%) Blog
10 4 (1.58%) FMCG
10 4 (1.58%) Graphic Design
10 4 (1.58%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.19%) 3D Printing
11 3 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.19%) HoloLens
11 3 (1.19%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.32%) Linux
2 14 (5.53%) Unix
3 7 (2.77%) Windows
4 4 (1.58%) Android
5 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (83.00%) Prototyping
2 151 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (33.99%) Wireframes
4 47 (18.58%) Software Engineering
5 34 (13.44%) Analytics
6 32 (12.65%) Usability Testing
7 29 (11.46%) Service Design
8 28 (11.07%) Coaching
9 26 (10.28%) OO
9 26 (10.28%) TDD
10 24 (9.49%) Collaborative Working
10 24 (9.49%) Machine Learning
10 24 (9.49%) Scrum
10 24 (9.49%) Visualisation
11 23 (9.09%) Mentoring
12 21 (8.30%) Data Analysis
12 21 (8.30%) Data Visualisation
12 21 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (7.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 58 (22.92%) Java
2 57 (22.53%) JavaScript
3 39 (15.42%) SQL
4 29 (11.46%) Python
5 22 (8.70%) PHP
6 19 (7.51%) C
7 18 (7.11%) R
8 16 (6.32%) Scala
9 13 (5.14%) C++
10 9 (3.56%) C#
10 9 (3.56%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.37%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.98%) Perl
13 2 (0.79%) PHP 7
13 2 (0.79%) Ruby
13 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.40%) Go
Qualifications
1 34 (13.44%) Degree
2 17 (6.72%) SC Cleared
2 17 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.53%) PhD
4 9 (3.56%) Postgraduate
5 7 (2.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.37%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.77%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (5.14%) Docker
2 4 (1.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (7.51%) Adobe
2 10 (3.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.16%) iRise
4 7 (2.77%) Oracle
5 6 (2.37%) Citrix
6 5 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.98%) Zend
7 4 (1.58%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.79%) BMC
8 2 (0.79%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.79%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.79%) LexisNexis
8 2 (0.79%) SAP
9 1 (0.40%) Charles River
9 1 (0.40%) ESRI
9 1 (0.40%) Sybase
9 1 (0.40%) Tableau