Period
to 2 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 54 55
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1 -10
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 63 127 105
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.26% 4.64% 3.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.69% 12.71% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 69 43
Median annual salary £50,740 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.39% -15.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £32,953 £29,750 £32,100
90th Percentile £71,625 £64,000 £65,500
Scotland median annual salary £44,034 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year -2.15% +7.78% +4.38%

User Experience is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 429 999 1,009
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.84% 36.50% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 242 653 653
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing User Experience as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Edinburgh

User Experience
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing User Experience in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for User Experience in Edinburgh

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, IT jobs citing User Experience 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 across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 35 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) HTML
3 31 (49.21%) CSS
4 20 (31.75%) AngularJS
5 18 (28.57%) Web Development
6 17 (26.98%) HTML5
7 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
7 16 (25.40%) C#
7 16 (25.40%) Scrum
8 15 (23.81%) Node.js
8 15 (23.81%) CSS3
8 15 (23.81%) React
9 13 (20.63%) AWS
10 12 (19.05%) Finance
10 12 (19.05%) Front End Development
11 11 (17.46%) Azure
11 11 (17.46%) Legal
11 11 (17.46%) .NET
12 10 (15.87%) Analytics
13 9 (14.29%) Express
13 9 (14.29%) Google Apps Script
13 9 (14.29%) G Suite
13 9 (14.29%) Web Application Development
13 9 (14.29%) GCP
13 9 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 9 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (14.29%) Google
13 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 9 (14.29%) Java

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (9.52%) CMS
2 3 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (4.76%) WordPress
3 2 (3.17%) Drupal
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) nginx
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.63%) AWS
2 11 (17.46%) Azure
3 9 (14.29%) G Suite
3 9 (14.29%) GCP
4 4 (6.35%) PaaS
5 2 (3.17%) Office 365
6 1 (1.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.17%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 3 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 3 (4.76%) MSBuild
2 3 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 3 (4.76%) Xcode
3 2 (3.17%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.17%) Balsamiq
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Legal
3 7 (11.11%) Marketing
4 6 (9.52%) Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.59%) Games
6 1 (1.59%) Retail
6 1 (1.59%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Designer
4 7 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 6 (9.52%) Product Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Product Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Senior UX Designer
7 3 (4.76%) Systems Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.17%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior UI Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (52.38%) HTML
2 31 (49.21%) CSS
3 20 (31.75%) AngularJS
4 17 (26.98%) HTML5
5 15 (23.81%) CSS3
5 15 (23.81%) Node.js
5 15 (23.81%) React
6 11 (17.46%) .NET
7 9 (14.29%) Express
8 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 7 (11.11%) Entity Framework
9 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.94%) Vue.js
11 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (6.35%) jQuery
12 3 (4.76%) Dapper ORM
12 3 (4.76%) NHibernate
12 3 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (4.76%) React Native
12 3 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Social Media
4 1 (1.59%) Blog
4 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.59%) Life Science
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Android
1 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.57%) Web Development
3 16 (25.40%) Scrum
3 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
4 12 (19.05%) Front End Development
5 10 (15.87%) Analytics
6 9 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 9 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 9 (14.29%) Web Application Development
7 7 (11.11%) BDD
7 7 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.11%) DevOps
7 7 (11.11%) TDD
8 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.94%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (7.94%) Product Roadmap
9 5 (7.94%) SDLC
10 4 (6.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.40%) C#
3 9 (14.29%) Google Apps Script
3 9 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (4.76%) Java 8
4 3 (4.76%) Objective-C
4 3 (4.76%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.17%) Apple Swift
5 2 (3.17%) Kotlin
5 2 (3.17%) PHP
5 2 (3.17%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) C
6 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Google
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) Oracle
4 4 (6.35%) Adobe
5 1 (1.59%) Apple
5 1 (1.59%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.59%) Capita
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix