The table below looks at the statistics for User Experience Design skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Experience Design over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience Design
Rank 146 153 159
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Experience Design 27 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.099% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.12% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
User Experience Design
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2971 2479 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.07% 81.60% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1610 1630
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

User Experience Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Design across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Experience Design Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

User Experience Design
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Experience Design across the Scotland region.

User Experience Design Salary Trend in Scotland

User Experience Design
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Experience Design across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

User Experience Design Salary Histogram in Scotland

User Experience Design
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Experience Design within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +13 26 £35,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £39,000 -
User Experience Design
UK

User Experience Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing User Experience Design also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Experience Design.

1 57 (100.00%) User Experience
2 47 (82.46%) SEO
2 47 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (77.19%) .NET
4 43 (75.44%) SQL Server
4 43 (75.44%) ASP.NET
4 43 (75.44%) C#
4 43 (75.44%) MVC
5 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.02%) HTML
6 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.26%) CSS
7 3 (5.26%) HTML5
7 3 (5.26%) jQuery
7 3 (5.26%) Usability Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (3.51%) Android
8 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.51%) Finance
8 2 (3.51%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (3.51%) Project Management
8 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
8 2 (3.51%) Adobe
8 2 (3.51%) CSS3
8 2 (3.51%) Sass
9 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification

User Experience Design
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing User Experience Design also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Experience Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (75.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.75%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 36 (63.16%) Programmer
3 22 (38.60%) Software Engineer
3 22 (38.60%) Software Developer
3 22 (38.60%) Software Programmer
4 14 (24.56%) Graduate Developer
4 14 (24.56%) Graduate Programmer
4 14 (24.56%) Graduate
5 5 (8.77%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Digital Project Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (5.26%) User Experience Designer
8 2 (3.51%) .NET Team Leader
9 1 (1.75%) Analyst
9 1 (1.75%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (77.19%) .NET
2 43 (75.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.02%) HTML
4 3 (5.26%) CSS
4 3 (5.26%) HTML5
4 3 (5.26%) jQuery
5 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (3.51%) CSS3
5 2 (3.51%) Sass
6 1 (1.75%) XML
6 1 (1.75%) XSLT
6 1 (1.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.75%) WCF
6 1 (1.75%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 57 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Android
1 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (82.46%) SEO
1 47 (82.46%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (75.44%) MVC
3 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
4 3 (5.26%) Usability Testing
5 2 (3.51%) Project Management
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL
6 1 (1.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (75.44%) C#
2 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.75%) HND
1 1 (1.75%) MCSD
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) COBIT
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.51%) Adobe
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft