Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sketch
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 518 546 686
Rank change year-on-year +28 +140 +161
Permanent jobs citing Sketch 587 757 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Applications category 6.04% 5.77% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 466 579 458
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% -2.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%

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 9,713 13,122 15,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.83% 8.66% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7,705 9,816 11,885
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £21,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

Sketch
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sketch in the UK

Sketch
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sketch in the UK

Sketch
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sketch over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Sketch in the UK

Sketch
Top 15 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 19 February 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 +21 550 £52,000 - 146
London -20 320 £55,000 - 82
UK excluding London +96 258 £45,000 +12.50% 68
South East +58 87 £51,250 +20.59% 19
North of England +39 49 £40,000 +6.67% 16
Midlands +61 43 £39,600 -6.82% 11
West Midlands +68 36 £40,000 -20.00% 9
North West +49 35 £40,000 +6.67% 11
Scotland +54 26 £42,500 +25.00% 2
South West +8 25 £38,750 +25.00% 11
East of England +89 24 £57,500 +27.78% 7
Yorkshire -3 12 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East Midlands +21 7 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Wales - 4 £37,700 - 1
North East - 2 £31,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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.

1 527 (89.78%) User Experience
2 307 (52.30%) InVision
3 295 (50.26%) Wireframes
4 287 (48.89%) Adobe
5 267 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
6 231 (39.35%) HTML
7 229 (39.01%) CSS
8 188 (32.03%) Prototyping
9 165 (28.11%) Photoshop
10 140 (23.85%) JavaScript
11 139 (23.68%) Axure RP
12 117 (19.93%) Adobe Illustrator
13 115 (19.59%) Finance
14 106 (18.06%) Mobile App
15 103 (17.55%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 92 (15.67%) Problem-Solving
17 87 (14.82%) Marketing
18 84 (14.31%) Figma
19 80 (13.63%) E-Commerce
20 68 (11.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
21 65 (11.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 64 (10.90%) Fintech
23 62 (10.56%) React
23 62 (10.56%) Front End Development
23 62 (10.56%) Scrum
23 62 (10.56%) Responsive Web Design
24 60 (10.22%) Information Architecture
25 59 (10.05%) HTML5
25 59 (10.05%) Degree
26 58 (9.88%) Typography

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 28 (4.77%) CMS
2 17 (2.90%) WordPress
3 7 (1.19%) Drupal
4 4 (0.68%) Confluence
4 4 (0.68%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.51%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
Applications
1 307 (52.30%) InVision
2 165 (28.11%) Photoshop
3 117 (19.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 84 (14.31%) Figma
5 65 (11.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 57 (9.71%) Zeplin
7 50 (8.52%) Adobe XD
8 34 (5.79%) Marvel
9 28 (4.77%) OmniGraffle
10 25 (4.26%) Adobe After Effects
11 12 (2.04%) InDesign
11 12 (2.04%) MS Visio
12 10 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 6 (1.02%) UXPin
15 5 (0.85%) Adobe Premiere
16 4 (0.68%) Fireworks
16 4 (0.68%) Flinto
17 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
18 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (2.56%) Magento
2 13 (2.21%) Shopify
3 1 (0.17%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 68 (11.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 31 (5.28%) SaaS
3 19 (3.24%) npm
4 13 (2.21%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.85%) GitHub
5 5 (0.85%) MailChimp
6 4 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (0.68%) Office 365
6 4 (0.68%) Slack
7 3 (0.51%) AWS
7 3 (0.51%) Azure
7 3 (0.51%) iTunes
8 2 (0.34%) AdWords
8 2 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.34%) Serverless
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.17%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (0.17%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.17%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.02%) Intranet
2 3 (0.51%) Internet
3 2 (0.34%) Broadband
4 1 (0.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.34%) Big Data
2 2 (0.34%) MySQL
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (0.17%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 139 (23.68%) Axure RP
2 53 (9.03%) Balsamiq
3 48 (8.18%) Git (software)
4 32 (5.45%) webpack
5 22 (3.75%) Grunt
6 20 (3.41%) gulp
7 15 (2.56%) JIRA
8 8 (1.36%) Dreamweaver
9 6 (1.02%) Babel
9 6 (1.02%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (0.68%) git-flow
11 4 (0.68%) PostCSS
12 3 (0.51%) Appium
12 3 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.51%) Calabash
12 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.51%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.34%) Subversion
13 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 115 (19.59%) Finance
2 87 (14.82%) Marketing
3 53 (9.03%) Banking
4 30 (5.11%) Retail
5 17 (2.90%) Games
6 13 (2.21%) Advertising
7 12 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.19%) Public Sector
9 6 (1.02%) Electronics
9 6 (1.02%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.85%) Publishing
11 3 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.51%) Legal
11 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.34%) Automotive
12 2 (0.34%) Back Office
12 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.34%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 465 (79.22%) Designer
2 333 (56.73%) UX Designer
3 230 (39.18%) UI Designer
4 176 (29.98%) UI/UX Designer
5 85 (14.48%) Senior Designer
6 82 (13.97%) Developer
7 54 (9.20%) Senior UX Designer
8 52 (8.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 43 (7.33%) Senior UI Designer
10 36 (6.13%) Digital Designer
11 23 (3.92%) Senior UI/UX Designer
12 20 (3.41%) UI Developer
13 15 (2.56%) Lead Designer
13 15 (2.56%) Senior Developer
13 15 (2.56%) Web Designer
14 14 (2.39%) HTML Developer
15 13 (2.21%) Graphic Designer
15 13 (2.21%) HTML CSS Developer
15 13 (2.21%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 13 (2.21%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (39.35%) HTML
2 229 (39.01%) CSS
3 62 (10.56%) React
4 59 (10.05%) HTML5
5 53 (9.03%) Sass
6 49 (8.35%) AngularJS
7 43 (7.33%) CSS3
8 40 (6.81%) jQuery
9 28 (4.77%) Vue.js
10 23 (3.92%) Node.js
11 22 (3.75%) LESS
12 15 (2.56%) Redux
12 15 (2.56%) XHTML
13 14 (2.39%) Framer.js
14 10 (1.70%) Material Design
14 10 (1.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (1.53%) Jest
16 8 (1.36%) SVG
16 8 (1.36%) XML
17 7 (1.19%) Enzyme
Miscellaneous
1 527 (89.78%) User Experience
2 106 (18.06%) Mobile App
3 36 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.09%) Graphic Design
5 18 (3.07%) Animation
6 15 (2.56%) Social Media
7 14 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (1.87%) W3C
9 8 (1.36%) Life Science
10 7 (1.19%) Blog
11 6 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (0.85%) Contract for Difference
12 5 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.85%) Photography
13 4 (0.68%) Device Driver
13 4 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.68%) IVR
13 4 (0.68%) NHS
14 3 (0.51%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 55 (9.37%) Apple iOS
2 53 (9.03%) Android
3 6 (1.02%) Linux
4 1 (0.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (50.26%) Wireframes
2 267 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (32.03%) Prototyping
4 103 (17.55%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 92 (15.67%) Problem-Solving
6 80 (13.63%) E-Commerce
7 64 (10.90%) Fintech
8 62 (10.56%) Front End Development
8 62 (10.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 62 (10.56%) Scrum
9 60 (10.22%) Information Architecture
10 58 (9.88%) Typography
11 50 (8.52%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
12 45 (7.67%) B2B
13 44 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
14 43 (7.33%) Analytics
15 41 (6.98%) Design Thinking
16 39 (6.64%) User Stories
17 38 (6.47%) B2C
18 37 (6.30%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 140 (23.85%) JavaScript
2 26 (4.43%) PHP
3 18 (3.07%) C
4 10 (1.70%) ES6
5 6 (1.02%) SQL
5 6 (1.02%) TypeScript
6 5 (0.85%) Java
7 4 (0.68%) Apple Swift
7 4 (0.68%) C++
7 4 (0.68%) Objective-C
7 4 (0.68%) Python
8 3 (0.51%) Ruby
8 3 (0.51%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.17%) C#
9 1 (0.17%) ES7
9 1 (0.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 59 (10.05%) Degree
2 4 (0.68%) SC Cleared
2 4 (0.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.34%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.17%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.87%) QA
2 6 (1.02%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) cPanel
1 2 (0.34%) Plesk
Vendors
1 287 (48.89%) Adobe
2 23 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.58%) FIS
3 21 (3.58%) WorldPay
4 14 (2.39%) Google
5 8 (1.36%) Apple
6 6 (1.02%) IBM
6 6 (1.02%) SAP
7 5 (0.85%) hybris
8 4 (0.68%) Facebook
8 4 (0.68%) Hotjar
8 4 (0.68%) Oracle
9 3 (0.51%) WooCommerce
10 2 (0.34%) Instagram
10 2 (0.34%) OutSystems
10 2 (0.34%) Qualtrics
10 2 (0.34%) Twitter
11 1 (0.17%) Crazy Egg
11 1 (0.17%) DoubleClick
11 1 (0.17%) Sony