Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sketch
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 489 526 609
Rank change year-on-year +37 +83 +153
Permanent jobs citing Sketch 389 772 740
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the Applications category 6.98% 6.40% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 327 623 552
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,410 £31,250 £28,825
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +7.14%

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 5,572 12,057 15,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.06% 8.21% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,330 9,221 11,910
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

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 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 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 +37 364 £55,000 +5.77% 32
London -19 217 £57,500 - 10
UK excluding London +140 163 £45,000 +20.00% 24
South East +125 66 £56,000 +31.76% 3
North of England +113 25 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Midlands +115 22 £35,000 -28.57% 12
West Midlands +97 20 £35,000 -16.67% 11
North West +89 20 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South West +50 20 £42,500 +21.43% 1
East of England +107 14 £57,500 +39.39% 3
Work from Home +55 11 £42,500 -22.73%
Scotland +85 7 £42,500 -13.27%
Wales +19 7 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Yorkshire +100 5 £42,500 -5.56% 2
East Midlands +57 2 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Isle of Man - 2 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 4 July 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.

1 330 (84.83%) User Experience
2 202 (51.93%) InVision
3 193 (49.61%) Wireframes
4 171 (43.96%) Adobe
5 169 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
6 156 (40.10%) Prototyping
7 142 (36.50%) HTML
7 142 (36.50%) CSS
8 119 (30.59%) JavaScript
9 113 (29.05%) Photoshop
10 81 (20.82%) Adobe Illustrator
11 80 (20.57%) Axure RP
12 76 (19.54%) Marketing
13 70 (17.99%) React
14 67 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
15 66 (16.97%) E-Commerce
16 65 (16.71%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 64 (16.45%) Front End Development
18 62 (15.94%) Figma
19 60 (15.42%) Finance
20 56 (14.40%) Zeplin
21 54 (13.88%) Git (software)
22 52 (13.37%) Balsamiq
23 50 (12.85%) Mobile App
24 46 (11.83%) Sass
24 46 (11.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
25 42 (10.80%) webpack
25 42 (10.80%) Information Architecture
26 41 (10.54%) CSS3
27 40 (10.28%) Degree

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 32 (8.23%) CMS
2 13 (3.34%) WordPress
3 5 (1.29%) Drupal
4 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.26%) Confluence
5 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
Applications
1 202 (51.93%) InVision
2 113 (29.05%) Photoshop
3 81 (20.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 62 (15.94%) Figma
5 56 (14.40%) Zeplin
6 39 (10.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 37 (9.51%) Adobe XD
8 27 (6.94%) Marvel
9 22 (5.66%) OmniGraffle
10 19 (4.88%) Adobe After Effects
11 10 (2.57%) UXPin
12 9 (2.31%) InDesign
12 9 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 5 (1.29%) MS Visio
14 3 (0.77%) Adobe Premiere
15 2 (0.51%) CINEMA 4D
15 2 (0.51%) Flinto
16 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
16 1 (0.26%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 10 (2.57%) Shopify
2 5 (1.29%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (1.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 28 (7.20%) SaaS
3 19 (4.88%) AWS
4 18 (4.63%) npm
5 7 (1.80%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (1.54%) GitHub
6 6 (1.54%) Serverless
7 4 (1.03%) iTunes
8 3 (0.77%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.26%) Azure
9 1 (0.26%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.26%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.86%) Internet
2 3 (0.77%) Broadband
3 1 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.77%) Power BI
2 2 (0.51%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 80 (20.57%) Axure RP
2 54 (13.88%) Git (software)
3 52 (13.37%) Balsamiq
4 42 (10.80%) webpack
5 21 (5.40%) Grunt
6 18 (4.63%) Babel
7 14 (3.60%) gulp
8 6 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (1.54%) git-flow
8 6 (1.54%) JIRA
9 4 (1.03%) Appium
9 4 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.03%) Calabash
9 4 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.03%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.77%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.51%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.51%) Subversion
12 1 (0.26%) PostCSS
12 1 (0.26%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 76 (19.54%) Marketing
2 60 (15.42%) Finance
3 37 (9.51%) Retail
4 26 (6.68%) Banking
5 22 (5.66%) Games
6 12 (3.08%) Advertising
7 5 (1.29%) Publishing
8 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.51%) Back Office
9 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.51%) Law
9 2 (0.51%) Local Government
9 2 (0.51%) Social Science
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
10 1 (0.26%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 278 (71.47%) Designer
2 202 (51.93%) UX Designer
3 116 (29.82%) UI Designer
4 92 (23.65%) UI/UX Designer
5 84 (21.59%) Developer
6 64 (16.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 55 (14.14%) Senior Designer
8 35 (9.00%) Senior Developer
9 34 (8.74%) Senior UX Designer
10 30 (7.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 25 (6.43%) React Developer
12 24 (6.17%) Digital Designer
12 24 (6.17%) Senior UI Designer
13 20 (5.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 20 (5.14%) Lead Developer
13 20 (5.14%) Web Developer
14 17 (4.37%) Senior UI/UX Designer
15 15 (3.86%) Senior React Developer
16 13 (3.34%) Web Designer
17 12 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (36.50%) CSS
1 142 (36.50%) HTML
2 70 (17.99%) React
3 46 (11.83%) Sass
4 41 (10.54%) CSS3
5 36 (9.25%) HTML5
6 32 (8.23%) AngularJS
6 32 (8.23%) LESS
7 25 (6.43%) Framer.js
8 24 (6.17%) XHTML
9 21 (5.40%) Redux
10 20 (5.14%) Node.js
10 20 (5.14%) Vue.js
11 18 (4.63%) jQuery
12 11 (2.83%) Jest
13 10 (2.57%) Enzyme
14 7 (1.80%) Symfony
15 6 (1.54%) REST
15 6 (1.54%) RESTful
15 6 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 330 (84.83%) User Experience
2 50 (12.85%) Mobile App
3 25 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.37%) Animation
5 11 (2.83%) Contract for Difference
5 11 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.31%) Social Media
6 9 (2.31%) W3C
7 6 (1.54%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.29%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.29%) Life Science
8 5 (1.29%) Marketing Technology
9 4 (1.03%) IVR
10 3 (0.77%) Blog
10 3 (0.77%) Photography
10 3 (0.77%) RIA
10 3 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.77%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.51%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.17%) Apple iOS
2 21 (5.40%) Android
3 1 (0.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (49.61%) Wireframes
2 169 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (40.10%) Prototyping
4 67 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
5 66 (16.97%) E-Commerce
6 65 (16.71%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 64 (16.45%) Front End Development
8 42 (10.80%) Information Architecture
9 37 (9.51%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 35 (9.00%) Design Thinking
11 33 (8.48%) Fintech
11 33 (8.48%) Scrum
11 33 (8.48%) Web Development
12 32 (8.23%) Typography
13 28 (7.20%) Analytics
13 28 (7.20%) Web Design
14 27 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (6.68%) Responsive Web Design
16 24 (6.17%) B2B
17 23 (5.91%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 119 (30.59%) JavaScript
2 27 (6.94%) PHP
3 18 (4.63%) ES6
4 7 (1.80%) C
5 6 (1.54%) Python
6 4 (1.03%) Apple Swift
6 4 (1.03%) Objective-C
6 4 (1.03%) Ruby
6 4 (1.03%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.77%) Java
8 2 (0.51%) C#
8 2 (0.51%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.26%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (10.28%) Degree
2 5 (1.29%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.51%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.83%) QA
2 3 (0.77%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (0.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.51%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 171 (43.96%) Adobe
2 16 (4.11%) Google
3 11 (2.83%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.06%) Hotjar
5 5 (1.29%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.29%) HubSpot
5 5 (1.29%) Progress
5 5 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.03%) Apple
7 3 (0.77%) Crazy Egg
7 3 (0.77%) hybris
7 3 (0.77%) IBM
7 3 (0.77%) Spotify
8 2 (0.51%) Intel
8 2 (0.51%) Samsung
9 1 (0.26%) BT
9 1 (0.26%) Facebook
9 1 (0.26%) Qualtrics
9 1 (0.26%) WooCommerce