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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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sketch
UK
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 396 524 519
Rank change year-on-year +128 -5 +32
Permanent jobs citing Sketch 1,431 416 468
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.89% 0.46% 0.49%
As % of the Applications category 10.81% 6.90% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 379 312 373
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +26.67%

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 13,238 6,027 7,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.26% 6.72% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6,959 4,139 5,640
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £23,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,781
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%

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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England +110 1,222 £57,750 +5.00% 65
London +76 927 £62,500 -3.85% 43
Work from Home +86 631 £60,000 +33.33% 19
UK excluding London -10 302 £52,500 +16.67% 21
South East -76 90 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Midlands -28 72 £55,000 +22.22% 4
East of England -45 43 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Midlands -37 37 £50,678 +12.62%
North of England -84 37 £50,000 +6.95% 7
South West +2 36 £51,250 +46.43% 3
East Midlands -5 35 £55,000 +96.43% 4
North West -62 24 £50,000 -18.37% 4
Scotland -50 19 £44,047 -9.18%
Wales -26 13 £48,750 +39.29%
Yorkshire -52 13 £48,750 +21.88% 3

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 1,336 (93.36%) User Experience
2 1,172 (81.90%) Figma
3 1,094 (76.45%) UX Design
4 823 (57.51%) Wireframes
5 733 (51.22%) Prototyping
6 726 (50.73%) Adobe
7 660 (46.12%) Agile
8 628 (43.89%) InVision
9 558 (38.99%) User Research
10 447 (31.24%) Social Skills
11 422 (29.49%) Interaction Design
12 369 (25.79%) Finance
13 360 (25.16%) HTML
14 356 (24.88%) CSS
15 329 (22.99%) JavaScript
16 304 (21.24%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 297 (20.75%) Problem-Solving
18 288 (20.13%) UX Research
19 281 (19.64%) Adobe XD
20 272 (19.01%) Design Thinking
21 267 (18.66%) Accessibility
22 261 (18.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
23 255 (17.82%) Marketing
24 247 (17.26%) Degree
24 247 (17.26%) Photoshop
25 235 (16.42%) Information Architecture
26 233 (16.28%) Mobile App
27 229 (16.00%) Workshop Facilitation
28 225 (15.72%) Axure RP
29 217 (15.16%) High-Fidelity Prototypes

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 37 (2.59%) CMS
2 35 (2.45%) Confluence
3 28 (1.96%) WordPress
4 12 (0.84%) Drupal
5 2 (0.14%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.070%) concrete5
6 1 (0.070%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.070%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.070%) SharePoint
Applications
1 628 (43.89%) InVision
2 281 (19.64%) Adobe XD
3 261 (18.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 247 (17.26%) Photoshop
5 212 (14.81%) Zeplin
6 169 (11.81%) Adobe Illustrator
7 90 (6.29%) Marvel
8 66 (4.61%) Adobe After Effects
9 53 (3.70%) InDesign
10 39 (2.73%) OmniGraffle
11 25 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 23 (1.61%) Maya
13 15 (1.05%) Adobe Premiere
14 10 (0.70%) Campfire
14 10 (0.70%) UXPin
15 7 (0.49%) UserZoom
16 6 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
17 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
18 3 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
18 3 (0.21%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 14 (0.98%) Shopify
2 1 (0.070%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,172 (81.90%) Figma
2 136 (9.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 122 (8.53%) Miro
4 114 (7.97%) SaaS
5 35 (2.45%) Google Analytics
6 32 (2.24%) AWS
7 24 (1.68%) npm
8 21 (1.47%) Canva
8 21 (1.47%) Typeform
9 19 (1.33%) Serverless
10 18 (1.26%) GitHub
11 16 (1.12%) PaaS
12 12 (0.84%) WeChat
13 11 (0.77%) Amplience
13 11 (0.77%) Azure
13 11 (0.77%) GCP
14 10 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.56%) CloudBees
15 8 (0.56%) CloudFront
15 8 (0.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.14%) Internet
2 23 (1.61%) Broadband
3 11 (0.77%) Skype
4 8 (0.56%) Network Security
5 7 (0.49%) 5G
6 6 (0.42%) Intranet
7 1 (0.070%) DNS
7 1 (0.070%) SSH
7 1 (0.070%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (1.82%) Relational Database
2 9 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (0.56%) Big Data
4 7 (0.49%) Power BI
5 5 (0.35%) MySQL
6 4 (0.28%) Mixpanel
7 3 (0.21%) Spatial Data
8 1 (0.070%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.070%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.070%) Redis
8 1 (0.070%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 225 (15.72%) Axure RP
2 154 (10.76%) JIRA
3 99 (6.92%) Git (software)
4 72 (5.03%) webpack
5 37 (2.59%) Storybook
6 28 (1.96%) Balsamiq
6 28 (1.96%) gulp
7 24 (1.68%) Browser DevTools
8 22 (1.54%) GitLab
9 17 (1.19%) PostCSS
10 16 (1.12%) Mocha
11 11 (0.77%) Bitbucket Server
11 11 (0.77%) Jenkins
11 11 (0.77%) Vagrant
12 10 (0.70%) CircleCI
12 10 (0.70%) Grunt
12 10 (0.70%) Jasmine
12 10 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (0.63%) Cypress.io
14 8 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 447 (31.24%) Social Skills
2 369 (25.79%) Finance
3 255 (17.82%) Marketing
4 163 (11.39%) Games
5 155 (10.83%) Retail
6 107 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
7 93 (6.50%) Public Sector
8 88 (6.15%) Presentation Skills
9 67 (4.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 39 (2.73%) Automotive
11 37 (2.59%) Local Government
12 34 (2.38%) Legal
13 33 (2.31%) Organisational Skills
14 31 (2.17%) Banking
15 28 (1.96%) Back Office
15 28 (1.96%) Manufacturing
16 22 (1.54%) Advertising
17 21 (1.47%) Financial Institution
17 21 (1.47%) Italian Language
18 18 (1.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1,039 (72.61%) Designer
2 532 (37.18%) UX Designer
3 325 (22.71%) UI Designer
4 302 (21.10%) Senior Designer
5 235 (16.42%) UI/UX Designer
6 163 (11.39%) Lead Designer
7 140 (9.78%) Senior UX Designer
8 124 (8.67%) Developer
9 79 (5.52%) Lead UX Designer
10 67 (4.68%) Senior UI Designer
11 64 (4.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 61 (4.26%) Digital Designer
13 52 (3.63%) Mobile Designer
14 47 (3.28%) Senior UI/UX Designer
15 36 (2.52%) Interaction Designer
15 36 (2.52%) Senior Developer
15 36 (2.52%) Web Developer
16 35 (2.45%) Software Engineer
17 27 (1.89%) Mobile UX Designer
18 26 (1.82%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (25.16%) HTML
2 356 (24.88%) CSS
3 184 (12.86%) React
4 153 (10.69%) HTML5
5 138 (9.64%) Node.js
6 132 (9.22%) CSS3
7 98 (6.85%) Sass
8 85 (5.94%) AngularJS
9 76 (5.31%) Vue.js
10 62 (4.33%) GraphQL
11 48 (3.35%) Redux
12 43 (3.00%) Material Design
13 41 (2.87%) REST
14 38 (2.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 34 (2.38%) Framer.js
16 31 (2.17%) Web Services
17 29 (2.03%) Svelte
18 27 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
19 26 (1.82%) LESS
20 24 (1.68%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1,336 (93.36%) User Experience
2 233 (16.28%) Mobile App
3 119 (8.32%) Graphic Design
4 94 (6.57%) Virtual Team
5 70 (4.89%) Self-Motivation
6 52 (3.63%) Sports Betting
7 30 (2.10%) Animation
7 30 (2.10%) Blockchain
7 30 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (2.10%) Management Information System
7 30 (2.10%) NHS
8 28 (1.96%) Motion Graphics
9 27 (1.89%) Blog
9 27 (1.89%) Social Media
10 26 (1.82%) Renewable Energy
11 23 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
12 21 (1.47%) Cardano
12 21 (1.47%) W3C
13 18 (1.26%) Algorithms
13 18 (1.26%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 162 (11.32%) Android
2 150 (10.48%) Apple iOS
3 28 (1.96%) Linux
4 26 (1.82%) Unix
5 8 (0.56%) Windows
6 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,094 (76.45%) UX Design
2 823 (57.51%) Wireframes
3 733 (51.22%) Prototyping
4 660 (46.12%) Agile
5 558 (38.99%) User Research
6 422 (29.49%) Interaction Design
7 304 (21.24%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 297 (20.75%) Problem-Solving
9 288 (20.13%) UX Research
10 272 (19.01%) Design Thinking
11 235 (16.42%) Information Architecture
12 229 (16.00%) Workshop Facilitation
13 217 (15.16%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
14 209 (14.61%) Analytics
15 203 (14.19%) Product Strategy
16 173 (12.09%) Usability Testing
17 171 (11.95%) Service Design
18 166 (11.60%) Front End Development
19 159 (11.11%) Coaching
20 147 (10.27%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 329 (22.99%) JavaScript
2 119 (8.32%) TypeScript
3 85 (5.94%) ES6
4 33 (2.31%) PHP
5 32 (2.24%) Java
6 29 (2.03%) Rust
7 28 (1.96%) Haskell
8 22 (1.54%) ES7
9 21 (1.47%) Elm
10 20 (1.40%) Kotlin
11 14 (0.98%) Scala
12 13 (0.91%) Apple Swift
12 13 (0.91%) C#
12 13 (0.91%) Objective-C
13 6 (0.42%) Go
14 2 (0.14%) C++
15 1 (0.070%) Bash
15 1 (0.070%) C
Qualifications
1 247 (17.26%) Degree
2 75 (5.24%) Master's Degree
3 32 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.33%) Postgraduate
5 7 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.49%) SANS
6 4 (0.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.14%) PhD
8 1 (0.070%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 267 (18.66%) Accessibility
2 143 (9.99%) QA
3 55 (3.84%) WCAG
4 20 (1.40%) GRC
5 5 (0.35%) WAI
6 1 (0.070%) GDPR
System Software
1 34 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (1.82%) Kubernetes
2 8 (0.56%) Puppet
2 8 (0.56%) Rancher
3 5 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 726 (50.73%) Adobe
2 89 (6.22%) Google
3 36 (2.52%) Apple
3 36 (2.52%) Hotjar
4 28 (1.96%) NEC
5 23 (1.61%) IBM
6 21 (1.47%) Cadence
7 14 (0.98%) Microsoft
8 13 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (0.77%) SAP
9 11 (0.77%) WorldPay
10 10 (0.70%) BT
11 8 (0.56%) Cisco
11 8 (0.56%) CyberTech
11 8 (0.56%) Spotify
12 7 (0.49%) Hitachi
12 7 (0.49%) Xamarin
13 6 (0.42%) Facebook
13 6 (0.42%) Virgin Media
14 5 (0.35%) Sony