Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sketch
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 530 634 761
Rank change year-on-year +104 +127 +187
Permanent jobs citing Sketch 725 655 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Applications category 6.07% 4.50% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 575 488 345
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,375 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.82% +3.06% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,400 £66,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

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 11,935 14,557 14,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.28% 8.48% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8,924 11,374 11,751
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,908
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 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 +99 702 £52,000 +14.92% 28
London +130 483 £55,000 +4.76% 14
UK excluding London +39 238 £37,500 - 15
South West +81 79 £35,000 -12.50%
South East -10 61 £42,500 +13.33% 9
North of England +9 52 £37,500 +7.14% 4
North West +33 26 £37,500 - 3
Yorkshire +2 26 £42,500 +41.67% 1
Midlands +21 18 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Wales +25 10 £39,000 -13.33%
East of England +73 9 £37,500 -16.67%
East Midlands +29 9 £62,500 +38.89% 1
West Midlands +21 9 £49,500 +23.75%
Scotland +4 7 £34,000 -38.18% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 663 (91.45%) User Experience
2 417 (57.52%) Wireframes
3 383 (52.83%) Adobe
4 377 (52.00%) InVision
5 345 (47.59%) HTML
6 328 (45.24%) CSS
7 316 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
8 301 (41.52%) Photoshop
9 267 (36.83%) Prototyping
10 221 (30.48%) Axure RP
11 206 (28.41%) Adobe Illustrator
12 189 (26.07%) JavaScript
13 163 (22.48%) Responsive Web Design
14 149 (20.55%) Mobile App
15 142 (19.59%) Scrum
16 129 (17.79%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 125 (17.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 114 (15.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 108 (14.90%) Marketing
20 105 (14.48%) E-Commerce
21 98 (13.52%) Kanban
22 94 (12.97%) Finance
23 88 (12.14%) Analytics
24 85 (11.72%) Front End Development
24 85 (11.72%) Degree
25 84 (11.59%) Marvel
26 82 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
27 77 (10.62%) Web Design
28 75 (10.34%) Workflow
28 75 (10.34%) Android

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 46 (6.34%) CMS
2 25 (3.45%) WordPress
3 17 (2.34%) Confluence
4 6 (0.83%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.41%) concrete5
6 3 (0.41%) Drupal
7 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 377 (52.00%) InVision
2 301 (41.52%) Photoshop
3 206 (28.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 114 (15.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 84 (11.59%) Marvel
6 71 (9.79%) Adobe XD
7 49 (6.76%) Zeplin
8 48 (6.62%) OmniGraffle
9 25 (3.45%) InDesign
10 21 (2.90%) Figma
11 17 (2.34%) Flinto
12 15 (2.07%) Adobe After Effects
13 10 (1.38%) Pixate
13 10 (1.38%) UserZoom
14 7 (0.97%) UXPin
15 6 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 6 (0.83%) MS Visio
16 4 (0.55%) GIMP
16 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
17 3 (0.41%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 13 (1.79%) Shopify
2 7 (0.97%) Magento
3 5 (0.69%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 125 (17.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 25 (3.45%) Google Analytics
2 25 (3.45%) SaaS
3 9 (1.24%) Office 365
4 7 (0.97%) MailChimp
4 7 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.97%) npm
5 6 (0.83%) AdWords
6 5 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.41%) G Suite
7 3 (0.41%) GitHub
8 2 (0.28%) Slack
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.14%) Trello
9 1 (0.14%) WhatsApp
9 1 (0.14%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.69%) Internet
2 4 (0.55%) VoIP
3 1 (0.14%) Broadband
3 1 (0.14%) DNS
3 1 (0.14%) Intranet
3 1 (0.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.34%) MySQL
2 6 (0.83%) Relational Database
3 4 (0.55%) Big Data
3 4 (0.55%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.14%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (0.14%) Mixpanel
4 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 221 (30.48%) Axure RP
2 64 (8.83%) Balsamiq
3 53 (7.31%) Git (software)
4 51 (7.03%) JIRA
5 25 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
6 19 (2.62%) webpack
7 13 (1.79%) Subversion
8 11 (1.52%) gulp
9 8 (1.10%) Grunt
10 6 (0.83%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.69%) Jasmine
11 5 (0.69%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.55%) Visual Website Optimizer
13 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.14%) GitLab
14 1 (0.14%) GoCD
14 1 (0.14%) Karma Test Runner
14 1 (0.14%) PostCSS
General
1 108 (14.90%) Marketing
2 94 (12.97%) Finance
3 71 (9.79%) Retail
4 33 (4.55%) Games
5 28 (3.86%) Banking
6 23 (3.17%) Advertising
7 14 (1.93%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.38%) Electronics
9 10 (1.38%) Publishing
10 6 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.41%) Automotive
11 3 (0.41%) Digital Economy
11 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.28%) Legal
12 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 601 (82.90%) Designer
2 411 (56.69%) UX Designer
3 275 (37.93%) UI Designer
4 181 (24.97%) UI/UX Designer
5 150 (20.69%) Senior Designer
6 107 (14.76%) Developer
6 107 (14.76%) Senior UX Designer
7 62 (8.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 55 (7.59%) Lead Designer
9 54 (7.45%) Senior UI Designer
10 47 (6.48%) Digital Designer
11 42 (5.79%) Lead UX Designer
12 39 (5.38%) Web Developer
13 36 (4.97%) Digital UX Designer
14 30 (4.14%) HTML Developer
15 27 (3.72%) HTML CSS Developer
15 27 (3.72%) Web Designer
16 26 (3.59%) Senior UI/UX Designer
17 24 (3.31%) HTML CSS Designer
18 23 (3.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (47.59%) HTML
2 328 (45.24%) CSS
3 64 (8.83%) jQuery
4 59 (8.14%) Sass
5 58 (8.00%) HTML5
6 50 (6.90%) CSS3
7 41 (5.66%) AngularJS
8 35 (4.83%) Ajax
9 30 (4.14%) Vue.js
10 29 (4.00%) Framer.js
10 29 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 27 (3.72%) React
12 22 (3.03%) Material Design
13 15 (2.07%) LESS
14 13 (1.79%) Node.js
15 12 (1.66%) .NET
16 11 (1.52%) Flash
17 9 (1.24%) Laravel
17 9 (1.24%) Spring
18 7 (0.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 663 (91.45%) User Experience
2 149 (20.55%) Mobile App
3 66 (9.10%) Fintech
4 51 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
5 39 (5.38%) Graphic Design
6 37 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (4.41%) Animation
8 23 (3.17%) Blog
9 11 (1.52%) Social Media
10 9 (1.24%) IVR
10 9 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (1.10%) PDA
12 7 (0.97%) Motion Graphics
13 6 (0.83%) Online Banking
14 4 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (0.55%) Life Science
14 4 (0.55%) Online Games
14 4 (0.55%) W3C
15 3 (0.41%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.41%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 75 (10.34%) Android
2 72 (9.93%) Apple iOS
3 10 (1.38%) Windows
4 9 (1.24%) Linux
5 2 (0.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (57.52%) Wireframes
2 316 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (36.83%) Prototyping
4 163 (22.48%) Responsive Web Design
5 142 (19.59%) Scrum
6 129 (17.79%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 105 (14.48%) E-Commerce
8 98 (13.52%) Kanban
9 88 (12.14%) Analytics
10 85 (11.72%) Front End Development
11 82 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
12 77 (10.62%) Web Design
13 75 (10.34%) Workflow
14 68 (9.38%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
15 65 (8.97%) Typography
16 60 (8.28%) Web Development
17 57 (7.86%) Usability Testing
18 54 (7.45%) Design Thinking
18 54 (7.45%) UX Design
19 53 (7.31%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 189 (26.07%) JavaScript
2 29 (4.00%) PHP
3 19 (2.62%) TypeScript
4 18 (2.48%) SQL
5 14 (1.93%) Java
6 13 (1.79%) ES6
7 8 (1.10%) PHP 5
8 7 (0.97%) C#
9 3 (0.41%) ActionScript
9 3 (0.41%) ActionScript 2.0
9 3 (0.41%) ActionScript 3.0
9 3 (0.41%) C
10 2 (0.28%) Ruby
11 1 (0.14%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.14%) C++
11 1 (0.14%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 85 (11.72%) Degree
2 13 (1.79%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.90%) QA
2 4 (0.55%) Actionable Recommendations
3 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.28%) WCAG
5 1 (0.14%) GDPR
5 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 383 (52.83%) Adobe
2 36 (4.97%) Google
3 10 (1.38%) Facebook
3 10 (1.38%) SAP
4 8 (1.10%) Zend
5 7 (0.97%) Hotjar
5 7 (0.97%) Twitter
6 6 (0.83%) Apple
7 5 (0.69%) Optimizely
7 5 (0.69%) PayPal
8 4 (0.55%) ClickTale
8 4 (0.55%) Maxymiser
8 4 (0.55%) Microsoft
9 3 (0.41%) Omniture
9 3 (0.41%) OutSystems
9 3 (0.41%) Spotify
9 3 (0.41%) WooCommerce
10 2 (0.28%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.28%) GoldenSource
11 1 (0.14%) Quark