Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 44 59 43
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16 +24
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 85 35 99
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.38% 3.50% 6.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.07% 11.18% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 53 28 54
10th Percentile £35,755 £34,000 £34,475
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £36,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.29% -7.89%
75th Percentile £65,000 £49,063 £53,750
90th Percentile £76,500 £50,750 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.65% -10.53% +4.20%

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 564 313 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.70% 31.30% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 316 209 384
10th Percentile £31,133 £32,500 £31,325
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% -3.16%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £67,750 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%

User Experience
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for User Experience in Glasgow

User Experience
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for User Experience in Glasgow

User Experience
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Experience in Glasgow over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (47.06%) HTML
3 39 (45.88%) CSS
4 38 (44.71%) Social Skills
5 36 (42.35%) JavaScript
6 35 (41.18%) UX Design
7 22 (25.88%) C#
8 21 (24.71%) .NET
8 21 (24.71%) Azure
9 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 19 (22.35%) SQL
11 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
11 18 (21.18%) Front End Development
11 18 (21.18%) Documentation Skills
12 17 (20.00%) React
13 16 (18.82%) CI/CD
14 15 (17.65%) HTML5
15 14 (16.47%) DevOps
16 13 (15.29%) Mentoring
16 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
16 13 (15.29%) E-Commerce
17 12 (14.12%) XSLT
17 12 (14.12%) Windows
17 12 (14.12%) IIS
17 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
17 12 (14.12%) Google
17 12 (14.12%) Relational Database
17 12 (14.12%) Prototyping
17 12 (14.12%) InVision
17 12 (14.12%) Sketch

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 12 (14.12%) IIS
2 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.53%) CMS
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.35%) Jupyter
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) InVision
1 12 (14.12%) Sketch
2 4 (4.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.71%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.71%) UserZoom
3 3 (3.53%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (3.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (3.53%) Adobe XD
4 1 (1.18%) InDesign
4 1 (1.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.71%) Azure
2 11 (12.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 7 (8.24%) Figma
3 7 (8.24%) Firebase
4 6 (7.06%) AWS
4 6 (7.06%) Power Automate
4 6 (7.06%) Power Platform
4 6 (7.06%) PowerApps
5 4 (4.71%) GitHub
5 4 (4.71%) GitHub Actions
5 4 (4.71%) Google Analytics
5 4 (4.71%) Miro
6 2 (2.35%) npm
7 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.18%) GCP
7 1 (1.18%) Google Play
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (1.18%) SaaS
7 1 (1.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) DNS
2 4 (4.71%) HTTP
3 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.12%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.06%) Power BI
4 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.24%) Subversion
4 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.71%) Codeship
5 4 (4.71%) Mocha
6 3 (3.53%) webpack
7 2 (2.35%) Balsamiq
7 2 (2.35%) fastlane
7 2 (2.35%) Postman
7 2 (2.35%) Selenium
8 1 (1.18%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.18%) Cypress.io
8 1 (1.18%) JIRA
8 1 (1.18%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (44.71%) Social Skills
2 18 (21.18%) Documentation Skills
3 7 (8.24%) Marketing
3 7 (8.24%) Public Sector
4 6 (7.06%) Finance
5 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.71%) Influencing Skills
7 3 (3.53%) Multimedia
8 2 (2.35%) Local Government
8 2 (2.35%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (1.18%) Advertising
9 1 (1.18%) Banking
9 1 (1.18%) Games
9 1 (1.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (1.18%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (1.18%) Retail
9 1 (1.18%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (43.53%) Developer
2 20 (23.53%) Designer
3 17 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (14.12%) .NET Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Lead Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.88%) UI Designer
7 5 (5.88%) UX Designer
8 4 (4.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.71%) UI/UX Designer
8 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Conceptual Designer
9 3 (3.53%) Digital Designer
9 3 (3.53%) iOS Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Lead Designer
9 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (47.06%) HTML
2 39 (45.88%) CSS
3 21 (24.71%) .NET
4 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
5 17 (20.00%) React
6 15 (17.65%) HTML5
7 12 (14.12%) XSLT
8 11 (12.94%) .NET Framework
8 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (12.94%) CSS3
8 11 (12.94%) EDI
8 11 (12.94%) jQuery
8 11 (12.94%) SAML
8 11 (12.94%) XML
9 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
10 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (8.24%) REST
10 7 (8.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (8.24%) Vue.js
10 7 (8.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Graphic Design
2 3 (3.53%) Animation
2 3 (3.53%) Interactive Media
2 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.53%) Photography
3 2 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.35%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (1.18%) Legacy Code
4 1 (1.18%) Social Media
4 1 (1.18%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.12%) Windows
2 8 (9.41%) Apple iOS
3 7 (8.24%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Unix
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (41.18%) UX Design
3 18 (21.18%) Front End Development
4 16 (18.82%) CI/CD
5 14 (16.47%) DevOps
6 13 (15.29%) E-Commerce
6 13 (15.29%) Mentoring
7 12 (14.12%) Prototyping
8 11 (12.94%) Application Security
8 11 (12.94%) Collaborative Working
8 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.94%) Cryptography
8 11 (12.94%) Identity Management
8 11 (12.94%) Scrum
8 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
9 10 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (10.59%) Design Thinking
10 9 (10.59%) Rapid Prototyping
10 9 (10.59%) TDD
10 9 (10.59%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.35%) JavaScript
2 22 (25.88%) C#
3 19 (22.35%) SQL
4 11 (12.94%) T-SQL
5 10 (11.76%) Java
6 4 (4.71%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.35%) ES6
7 2 (2.35%) Python
8 1 (1.18%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.18%) MCAD
4 1 (1.18%) MCPD
4 1 (1.18%) MCSD
4 1 (1.18%) MCTS
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.24%) QA
3 3 (3.53%) Accessibility
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) Docker
2 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (12.94%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.12%) Google
3 11 (12.94%) Adobe
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) Sitecore