Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term User Experience in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Experience over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 39 44
Rank change year-on-year -30 +5 0
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 89 138 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.24% 6.10% 5.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.51% 16.51% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 69 90 47
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.32% +10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,450 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,125 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 847 836 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.39% 36.94% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 584 528 402
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,145 £32,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,853 £44,125
% change year-on-year +5.90% +1.65% +5.06%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing User Experience as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Glasgow

User Experience
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Glasgow

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Experience in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (56.18%) JavaScript
3 43 (48.31%) HTML
4 40 (44.94%) Front End Development
5 39 (43.82%) Java
6 29 (32.58%) SDLC
7 28 (31.46%) HTML5
7 28 (31.46%) Finance
8 23 (25.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 19 (21.35%) CSS
10 15 (16.85%) Software Engineering
11 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
12 12 (13.48%) Mentoring
12 12 (13.48%) TDD
13 10 (11.24%) PHP
13 10 (11.24%) MySQL
13 10 (11.24%) React
13 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
14 9 (10.11%) Python
14 9 (10.11%) CMS
14 9 (10.11%) Google
15 8 (8.99%) Web Development
15 8 (8.99%) Degree
15 8 (8.99%) Scrum
15 8 (8.99%) QA
15 8 (8.99%) Analytics
16 7 (7.87%) REST
16 7 (7.87%) OO
16 7 (7.87%) SQL
16 7 (7.87%) C#

User Experience
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 9 (10.11%) CMS
2 3 (3.37%) JBoss
3 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.37%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.12%) InVision
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.12%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.12%) TrackWise
2 1 (1.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.37%) npm
2 3 (3.37%) SaaS
3 2 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.25%) IaaS
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.25%) Office 365
3 2 (2.25%) PaaS
4 1 (1.12%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (1.12%) BrowserStack
4 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.12%) G Suite
4 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) MySQL
2 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.25%) OLTP
4 1 (1.12%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (1.12%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.12%) Power BI
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.74%) JIRA
2 6 (6.74%) Subversion
3 4 (4.49%) Xdebug
4 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.37%) webpack
5 2 (2.25%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.12%) Ant
6 1 (1.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.12%) Gradle
6 1 (1.12%) gulp
6 1 (1.12%) JMeter
6 1 (1.12%) Selenium
6 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.12%) Zephyr
General
1 28 (31.46%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Retail
3 2 (2.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (59.55%) Developer
2 25 (28.09%) Senior Developer
3 23 (25.84%) JavaScript Developer
3 23 (25.84%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 16 (17.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (8.99%) Designer
6 7 (7.87%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.62%) UX Designer
8 4 (4.49%) Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Digital Developer
8 4 (4.49%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (4.49%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Product Owner
9 3 (3.37%) Scrum Master
9 3 (3.37%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (48.31%) HTML
2 28 (31.46%) HTML5
3 19 (21.35%) CSS
4 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
5 10 (11.24%) React
6 7 (7.87%) REST
7 6 (6.74%) .NET
7 6 (6.74%) JSON
8 5 (5.62%) Backbone.js
8 5 (5.62%) CSS3
8 5 (5.62%) Web Services
9 4 (4.49%) Ajax
9 4 (4.49%) LAMP
9 4 (4.49%) Laravel
9 4 (4.49%) Node.js
9 4 (4.49%) RESTful
9 4 (4.49%) Sass
9 4 (4.49%) Symfony
9 4 (4.49%) Vue.js
9 4 (4.49%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.25%) NHS
2 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.12%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.12%) Fintech
3 1 (1.12%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.12%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.12%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (1.12%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.25%) Unix
1 2 (2.25%) Windows
1 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (44.94%) Front End Development
3 29 (32.58%) SDLC
4 23 (25.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 15 (16.85%) Software Engineering
6 12 (13.48%) Mentoring
6 12 (13.48%) TDD
7 8 (8.99%) Analytics
7 8 (8.99%) Scrum
7 8 (8.99%) Web Development
8 7 (7.87%) OO
8 7 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (7.87%) Project Management
9 6 (6.74%) BDD
10 5 (5.62%) A/B Testing
10 5 (5.62%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (5.62%) Open Source
10 5 (5.62%) Prototyping
10 5 (5.62%) Service Design
10 5 (5.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.18%) JavaScript
2 39 (43.82%) Java
3 10 (11.24%) PHP
4 9 (10.11%) Python
5 7 (7.87%) C#
5 7 (7.87%) SQL
6 4 (4.49%) ES6
7 3 (3.37%) Ruby
8 1 (1.12%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.12%) C++
8 1 (1.12%) Java 8
8 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.12%) GxP
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) AirWatch
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.12%) Ansible
2 1 (1.12%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (10.11%) Google
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) Zend
3 2 (2.25%) Adobe
3 2 (2.25%) Citrix
3 2 (2.25%) Cognizant
3 2 (2.25%) Lotus
3 2 (2.25%) MobileIron
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) Apple
4 1 (1.12%) Cognos
4 1 (1.12%) IBM
4 1 (1.12%) Serena