Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sketch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sketch over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sketch
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 477 540 557
Rank change year-on-year +63 +17 +107
Permanent jobs citing Sketch 307 569 715
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the Applications category 7.89% 5.73% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 318 466 543
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% -0.95% +10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,050
90th Percentile £81,625 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

Sketch is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,892 9,938 12,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.12% 7.93% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,078 7,930 9,757
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,575 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%

Sketch
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sketch in the UK

Sketch
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sketch in the UK

Sketch
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sketch over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Sketch in the UK

Sketch
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sketch within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. 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 +62 297 £55,000 +4.76% 71
London +91 177 £65,000 +18.18% 34
UK excluding London +89 120 £45,000 +5.88% 39
Work from Home -45 53 £58,750 +6.82% 9
South East +109 42 £45,000 -10.00% 8
North of England +64 30 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Midlands +75 27 £42,500 +11.84% 8
West Midlands +69 26 £42,500 +11.84% 3
Yorkshire +51 16 £35,000 -3.45% 2
North West +65 14 £57,500 +35.29% 9
South West +56 11 £42,106 +5.26% 6
East of England +98 4 £43,750 +9.38% 2
Wales +47 3 £35,000 -17.65%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
East Midlands +60 1 £45,000 +33.33% 5
Scotland +13 1 £40,000 -5.88% 2

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing Sketch 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 Sketch.

1 249 (81.11%) User Experience
2 185 (60.26%) Adobe
3 168 (54.72%) InVision
4 142 (46.25%) Wireframes
5 141 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (40.07%) HTML
7 120 (39.09%) CSS
8 100 (32.57%) Figma
9 90 (29.32%) Prototyping
10 88 (28.66%) JavaScript
11 77 (25.08%) Fintech
12 73 (23.78%) Adobe XD
13 63 (20.52%) Git (software)
14 59 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
15 56 (18.24%) Photoshop
16 52 (16.94%) Axure RP
17 48 (15.64%) HTML5
18 47 (15.31%) Zeplin
19 42 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
19 42 (13.68%) CSS3
20 41 (13.36%) Android
20 41 (13.36%) Google
21 40 (13.03%) RESTful
21 40 (13.03%) Performance Tuning
21 40 (13.03%) Push Notifications
22 39 (12.70%) Adobe Illustrator
23 37 (12.05%) Apple iOS
24 36 (11.73%) Finance
24 36 (11.73%) Marketing
24 36 (11.73%) Front End Development

Sketch
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 5 (1.63%) CMS
1 5 (1.63%) Confluence
2 2 (0.65%) WordPress
3 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 168 (54.72%) InVision
2 100 (32.57%) Figma
3 73 (23.78%) Adobe XD
4 56 (18.24%) Photoshop
5 47 (15.31%) Zeplin
6 39 (12.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 34 (11.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (2.61%) MS Visio
9 6 (1.95%) Marvel
10 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (1.63%) UXPin
11 3 (0.98%) Flinto
11 3 (0.98%) InDesign
12 2 (0.65%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.65%) CINEMA 4D
12 2 (0.65%) Moqups
12 2 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.12%) SaaS
2 24 (7.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 14 (4.56%) Azure
3 14 (4.56%) Google Analytics
4 11 (3.58%) Azure Data Factory
4 11 (3.58%) Logic Apps
4 11 (3.58%) npm
5 8 (2.61%) AWS
6 7 (2.28%) GCP
7 4 (1.30%) PaaS
7 4 (1.30%) Serverless
8 2 (0.65%) AWS CodeCommit
9 1 (0.33%) Apple Pay
9 1 (0.33%) Bitrise
9 1 (0.33%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.33%) iTunes
9 1 (0.33%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.30%) MySQL
2 1 (0.33%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.33%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 63 (20.52%) Git (software)
2 52 (16.94%) Axure RP
3 20 (6.51%) Selenium
4 18 (5.86%) CocoaPods
5 15 (4.89%) Balsamiq
6 11 (3.58%) Moq
6 11 (3.58%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.93%) Visual Website Optimizer
8 8 (2.61%) Cypress.io
8 8 (2.61%) PostCSS
9 5 (1.63%) JIRA
10 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.33%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.33%) Appium
11 1 (0.33%) Calabash
11 1 (0.33%) Grunt
11 1 (0.33%) gulp
11 1 (0.33%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.33%) webpack
General
1 36 (11.73%) Finance
1 36 (11.73%) Marketing
2 15 (4.89%) Public Sector
3 10 (3.26%) Banking
4 7 (2.28%) Games
5 5 (1.63%) Advertising
5 5 (1.63%) Retail
6 3 (0.98%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.65%) Local Government
7 2 (0.65%) Social Science
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.33%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (61.24%) Designer
2 153 (49.84%) UX Designer
3 92 (29.97%) Developer
4 88 (28.66%) UI Designer
5 79 (25.73%) UI/UX Designer
6 38 (12.38%) Senior Designer
7 29 (9.45%) Senior UX Designer
8 22 (7.17%) Android Developer
8 22 (7.17%) React Developer
9 21 (6.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 19 (6.19%) iOS Developer
11 15 (4.89%) Digital Designer
12 13 (4.23%) Lead Designer
13 12 (3.91%) Lead UX Designer
13 12 (3.91%) Senior UI Designer
13 12 (3.91%) Senior UI/UX Designer
14 11 (3.58%) Web Designer
15 9 (2.93%) Junior
15 9 (2.93%) Senior Web Designer
15 9 (2.93%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (40.07%) HTML
2 120 (39.09%) CSS
3 48 (15.64%) HTML5
4 42 (13.68%) CSS3
5 40 (13.03%) RESTful
6 32 (10.42%) React
7 22 (7.17%) Android SDK
7 22 (7.17%) Material Design
8 20 (6.51%) Sass
8 20 (6.51%) Vue.js
9 18 (5.86%) AngularJS
9 18 (5.86%) Cocoa
9 18 (5.86%) Cocoa Touch
9 18 (5.86%) Core Animation
9 18 (5.86%) Core Data
9 18 (5.86%) UIKit
10 17 (5.54%) REST
11 14 (4.56%) Framer.js
12 12 (3.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (3.58%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 249 (81.11%) User Experience
2 32 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 25 (8.14%) Animation
4 13 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.58%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.30%) Social Media
7 3 (0.98%) Graphic Design
7 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.33%) Equities
9 1 (0.33%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.33%) NHS
9 1 (0.33%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.33%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.36%) Android
2 37 (12.05%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.28%) Windows
4 4 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (46.25%) Wireframes
2 141 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (29.32%) Prototyping
4 77 (25.08%) Fintech
5 59 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
7 40 (13.03%) Performance Tuning
7 40 (13.03%) Push Notifications
8 36 (11.73%) Front End Development
9 34 (11.07%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 33 (10.75%) A/B Testing
10 33 (10.75%) Scrum
11 26 (8.47%) Collaborative Working
11 26 (8.47%) Software Engineering
12 24 (7.82%) Analytics
13 23 (7.49%) Android Development
13 23 (7.49%) Project Management
13 23 (7.49%) Web Design
14 22 (7.17%) Benchmarking
14 22 (7.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 88 (28.66%) JavaScript
2 35 (11.40%) Java
3 21 (6.84%) Apple Swift
4 19 (6.19%) Objective-C
5 16 (5.21%) C#
5 16 (5.21%) TypeScript
6 15 (4.89%) ES7
7 13 (4.23%) ES6
8 12 (3.91%) SQL
9 9 (2.93%) Kotlin
10 8 (2.61%) Scala
11 7 (2.28%) Python
12 6 (1.95%) PHP
13 3 (0.98%) C
14 1 (0.33%) JSX
14 1 (0.33%) Ruby
14 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (7.17%) Degree
2 12 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.61%) SANS
5 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.33%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.26%) QA
1 10 (3.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (3.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (2.93%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 185 (60.26%) Adobe
2 41 (13.36%) Google
3 11 (3.58%) Apple
4 7 (2.28%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.98%) BT
5 3 (0.98%) Facebook
5 3 (0.98%) Hotjar
5 3 (0.98%) Optimizely
6 2 (0.65%) Instagram
6 2 (0.65%) SAP
6 2 (0.65%) Snapchat
6 2 (0.65%) Spotify
7 1 (0.33%) Samsung
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore