Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sketch
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 537 552 664
Rank change year-on-year +15 +112 +262
Permanent jobs citing Sketch 658 783 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Applications category 6.00% 5.49% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 485 566 494
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -4.00%

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 10,967 14,275 15,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.01% 8.76% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8,683 11,012 12,309
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +4.48% +3.08%

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 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Sketch in the UK

Sketch
Top 14 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 15 November 2019. 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 +7 622 £50,000 +4.17% 122
London -16 369 £57,500 - 49
UK excluding London +78 273 £42,000 +5.00% 79
South East +31 95 £47,500 +18.75% 23
North of England +22 67 £40,000 +3.23% 12
South West +23 45 £40,329 +35.56% 11
North West +20 45 £40,000 - 8
Midlands +34 33 £42,000 +5.00% 21
West Midlands +59 28 £42,000 +40.00% 15
Scotland +28 22 £42,000 +29.23% 5
Yorkshire -17 16 £40,000 +10.34% 4
East of England +80 11 £55,000 +15.79% 6
North East +26 6 £31,500 +14.55%
East Midlands +11 5 £32,500 -18.75% 6

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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.

1 599 (91.03%) User Experience
2 360 (54.71%) Wireframes
3 344 (52.28%) InVision
4 333 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
5 324 (49.24%) Adobe
6 269 (40.88%) CSS
7 267 (40.58%) HTML
7 267 (40.58%) Prototyping
8 184 (27.96%) Photoshop
9 174 (26.44%) Axure RP
10 150 (22.80%) Adobe Illustrator
11 145 (22.04%) Responsive Web Design
12 138 (20.97%) JavaScript
13 134 (20.36%) Finance
14 132 (20.06%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
15 104 (15.81%) Marketing
16 100 (15.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 91 (13.83%) Problem-Solving
18 90 (13.68%) Scrum
19 83 (12.61%) Information Architecture
19 83 (12.61%) Mobile App
20 82 (12.46%) Degree
21 81 (12.31%) Figma
22 80 (12.16%) E-Commerce
23 69 (10.49%) Adobe XD
24 68 (10.33%) HTML5
25 67 (10.18%) Zeplin
26 66 (10.03%) Analytics
27 65 (9.88%) Collaborative Working
28 64 (9.73%) Web Design

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 (5.62%) CMS
2 24 (3.65%) WordPress
3 11 (1.67%) Drupal
4 4 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.46%) Confluence
5 3 (0.46%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.15%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 344 (52.28%) InVision
2 184 (27.96%) Photoshop
3 150 (22.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 81 (12.31%) Figma
5 69 (10.49%) Adobe XD
6 67 (10.18%) Zeplin
7 63 (9.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 54 (8.21%) OmniGraffle
9 52 (7.90%) Marvel
10 20 (3.04%) Adobe After Effects
11 18 (2.74%) InDesign
12 12 (1.82%) UXPin
13 10 (1.52%) Flinto
14 9 (1.37%) MS Visio
15 6 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 4 (0.61%) Fireworks
17 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
18 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
18 1 (0.15%) Gliffy
18 1 (0.15%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 13 (1.98%) Magento
2 6 (0.91%) Shopify
3 2 (0.30%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 100 (15.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 25 (3.80%) SaaS
3 22 (3.34%) Google Analytics
4 10 (1.52%) npm
5 5 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (0.76%) MailChimp
6 4 (0.61%) Office 365
7 3 (0.46%) AWS
7 3 (0.46%) Slack
8 2 (0.30%) GitHub
8 2 (0.30%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.30%) PaaS
8 2 (0.30%) Yarn
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.15%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.15%) Azure
9 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.15%) Route 53
9 1 (0.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.91%) Internet
2 2 (0.30%) Intranet
3 1 (0.15%) HTTP
3 1 (0.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.61%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (0.46%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.30%) Big Data
3 2 (0.30%) MySQL
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.15%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 174 (26.44%) Axure RP
2 35 (5.32%) Balsamiq
2 35 (5.32%) Git (software)
3 20 (3.04%) gulp
4 15 (2.28%) JIRA
5 14 (2.13%) Grunt
5 14 (2.13%) webpack
6 10 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (1.06%) Bitbucket
7 7 (1.06%) Jasmine
8 6 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (0.61%) CasperJS
9 4 (0.61%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.61%) PostCSS
10 3 (0.46%) Android Studio
10 3 (0.46%) Subversion
11 2 (0.30%) Bower
11 2 (0.30%) Hudson
11 2 (0.30%) Sinon.JS
12 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
General
1 134 (20.36%) Finance
2 104 (15.81%) Marketing
3 47 (7.14%) Retail
4 37 (5.62%) Banking
5 15 (2.28%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.82%) Games
7 11 (1.67%) Advertising
8 6 (0.91%) French Language
9 5 (0.76%) Law
9 5 (0.76%) Public Sector
9 5 (0.76%) Publishing
10 4 (0.61%) Automotive
10 4 (0.61%) Cantonese Language
10 4 (0.61%) Electronics
10 4 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
10 4 (0.61%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.46%) German Language
11 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 553 (84.04%) Designer
2 399 (60.64%) UX Designer
3 234 (35.56%) UI Designer
4 174 (26.44%) UI/UX Designer
5 82 (12.46%) Senior Designer
6 68 (10.33%) Developer
7 49 (7.45%) Senior UX Designer
8 47 (7.14%) Digital Designer
9 35 (5.32%) Lead Designer
9 35 (5.32%) Senior UI Designer
10 34 (5.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 34 (5.17%) Lead UX Designer
11 22 (3.34%) UI Developer
11 22 (3.34%) Web Developer
12 20 (3.04%) Web Designer
13 17 (2.58%) HTML Developer
13 17 (2.58%) Senior UI/UX Designer
14 16 (2.43%) HTML CSS Developer
15 14 (2.13%) Digital UX Designer
15 14 (2.13%) E-Commerce Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (40.88%) CSS
2 267 (40.58%) HTML
3 68 (10.33%) HTML5
4 48 (7.29%) CSS3
5 46 (6.99%) React
5 46 (6.99%) Sass
6 39 (5.93%) jQuery
7 38 (5.78%) AngularJS
8 20 (3.04%) Vue.js
9 16 (2.43%) Framer.js
9 16 (2.43%) LESS
10 15 (2.28%) Node.js
11 13 (1.98%) Material Design
11 13 (1.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (1.67%) Redux
13 10 (1.52%) XML
14 9 (1.37%) Ajax
15 8 (1.22%) SVG
16 6 (0.91%) Semantic HTML
17 5 (0.76%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 599 (91.03%) User Experience
2 83 (12.61%) Mobile App
3 36 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (4.10%) Graphic Design
6 19 (2.89%) Animation
7 16 (2.43%) Social Media
8 15 (2.28%) IVR
9 12 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (1.67%) Smartphone
11 9 (1.37%) Life Science
11 9 (1.37%) Virtual Team
12 7 (1.06%) Device Driver
12 7 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (1.06%) FMCG
13 6 (0.91%) iPad
14 5 (0.76%) Video on Demand
15 4 (0.61%) Blog
15 4 (0.61%) Photography
15 4 (0.61%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 63 (9.57%) Android
2 60 (9.12%) Apple iOS
3 10 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (54.71%) Wireframes
2 333 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (40.58%) Prototyping
4 145 (22.04%) Responsive Web Design
5 132 (20.06%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 91 (13.83%) Problem-Solving
7 90 (13.68%) Scrum
8 83 (12.61%) Information Architecture
9 80 (12.16%) E-Commerce
10 66 (10.03%) Analytics
11 65 (9.88%) Collaborative Working
12 64 (9.73%) Web Design
13 62 (9.42%) Front End Development
14 57 (8.66%) Usability Testing
15 54 (8.21%) Design Thinking
15 54 (8.21%) Typography
16 50 (7.60%) B2B
17 49 (7.45%) Kanban
18 48 (7.29%) Workshop Facilitation
19 42 (6.38%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 138 (20.97%) JavaScript
2 16 (2.43%) PHP
3 15 (2.28%) C++
3 15 (2.28%) TypeScript
4 12 (1.82%) C
5 8 (1.22%) ES6
6 7 (1.06%) SQL
7 5 (0.76%) Java
8 3 (0.46%) Apple Swift
8 3 (0.46%) Kotlin
9 2 (0.30%) JSX
9 2 (0.30%) Python
10 1 (0.15%) C#
10 1 (0.15%) ES7
10 1 (0.15%) Go
10 1 (0.15%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 82 (12.46%) Degree
2 4 (0.61%) SC Cleared
2 4 (0.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.30%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.15%) Novell Certification
4 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.43%) QA
2 2 (0.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.30%) cPanel
2 2 (0.30%) Plesk
Vendors
1 324 (49.24%) Adobe
2 23 (3.50%) Google
3 10 (1.52%) Microsoft
4 6 (0.91%) FIS
4 6 (0.91%) Spotify
4 6 (0.91%) WorldPay
5 5 (0.76%) Sitecore
6 4 (0.61%) Apple
6 4 (0.61%) Crazy Egg
6 4 (0.61%) Facebook
6 4 (0.61%) Hotjar
6 4 (0.61%) Oracle
6 4 (0.61%) SAP
7 3 (0.46%) Twitter
8 2 (0.30%) hybris
8 2 (0.30%) IBM
8 2 (0.30%) Instagram
9 1 (0.15%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.15%) Sony
9 1 (0.15%) Zend