Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 49 43
Rank change year-on-year -14 -6 +17
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 97 116 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.46% 5.16% 6.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.84% 13.46% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80 76 54
Glasgow median annual salary £45,750 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.65% +11.84% +4.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,875 £55,700
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 895 862 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.19% 38.38% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 650 543 428
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,338 £32,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,349
% change year-on-year +7.95% +1.50% +8.37%

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 65 (67.01%) Java
2 53 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (38.14%) TDD
4 30 (30.93%) Front End Development
5 29 (29.90%) BDD
5 29 (29.90%) JavaScript
6 28 (28.87%) HTML
7 25 (25.77%) SDLC
8 24 (24.74%) OLTP
8 24 (24.74%) Finance
9 22 (22.68%) SQL
9 22 (22.68%) HTML5
10 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
11 18 (18.56%) PL/SQL
11 18 (18.56%) Oracle
11 18 (18.56%) Software Delivery
11 18 (18.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 15 (15.46%) Python
12 15 (15.46%) REST
13 11 (11.34%) Visualisation
13 11 (11.34%) Analytics
14 10 (10.31%) Data Visualisation
14 10 (10.31%) GraphQL
14 10 (10.31%) CSS
15 9 (9.28%) JIRA
16 8 (8.25%) QA
16 8 (8.25%) Scrum
16 8 (8.25%) React
17 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
18 6 (6.19%) Google

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 5 (5.15%) CMS
2 4 (4.12%) JBoss
3 1 (1.03%) Confluence
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.06%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.03%) InVision
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.03%) TrackWise
1 1 (1.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.06%) npm
3 1 (1.03%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (1.03%) BrowserStack
3 1 (1.03%) GitHub
3 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.74%) OLTP
2 6 (6.19%) Big Data
3 5 (5.15%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.15%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (5.15%) MySQL
3 5 (5.15%) QlikView
3 5 (5.15%) Spotfire
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) JIRA
2 3 (3.09%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.09%) IntelliJ
3 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.06%) webpack
3 2 (2.06%) Zephyr
4 1 (1.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.03%) gulp
4 1 (1.03%) JMeter
4 1 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (24.74%) Finance
2 1 (1.03%) Banking
2 1 (1.03%) Marketing
2 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (57.73%) Developer
2 20 (20.62%) Senior Developer
3 18 (18.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (18.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 17 (17.53%) Software Developer
5 14 (14.43%) Software Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Digital Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Python Engineer
7 10 (10.31%) Python Software Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Designer
9 7 (7.22%) UI Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Java Developer
11 5 (5.15%) Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 5 (5.15%) UX Designer
12 4 (4.12%) Architect
12 4 (4.12%) MySQL Developer
12 4 (4.12%) PHP Developer
12 4 (4.12%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.87%) HTML
2 22 (22.68%) HTML5
3 15 (15.46%) REST
4 10 (10.31%) CSS
4 10 (10.31%) GraphQL
5 8 (8.25%) React
6 6 (6.19%) Web Services
7 5 (5.15%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.15%) JSON
8 4 (4.12%) Ajax
8 4 (4.12%) Gherkin
8 4 (4.12%) Redux
8 4 (4.12%) XML
9 3 (3.09%) Backbone.js
9 3 (3.09%) DOM
9 3 (3.09%) EJB
9 3 (3.09%) J2EE
9 3 (3.09%) JSP
9 3 (3.09%) Sass
9 3 (3.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.09%) NHS
2 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.03%) Fintech
3 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.03%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (38.14%) TDD
3 30 (30.93%) Front End Development
4 29 (29.90%) BDD
5 25 (25.77%) SDLC
6 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
7 18 (18.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 18 (18.56%) Software Delivery
8 11 (11.34%) Analytics
8 11 (11.34%) Visualisation
9 10 (10.31%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (8.25%) Scrum
11 6 (6.19%) Open Source
12 5 (5.15%) OO
13 4 (4.12%) Data Modelling
13 4 (4.12%) Product Management
13 4 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (4.12%) Test Automation
13 4 (4.12%) Validation
13 4 (4.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (67.01%) Java
2 29 (29.90%) JavaScript
3 22 (22.68%) SQL
4 18 (18.56%) PL/SQL
5 15 (15.46%) Python
6 5 (5.15%) PHP
7 3 (3.09%) Ruby
8 2 (2.06%) C#
8 2 (2.06%) ES6
9 1 (1.03%) Java 8
9 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.03%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.03%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Ansible
1 1 (1.03%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 18 (18.56%) Oracle
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.19%) Google
4 5 (5.15%) Informatica
4 5 (5.15%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (5.15%) Netezza
4 5 (5.15%) Tableau
4 5 (5.15%) Talend
5 2 (2.06%) IBM
6 1 (1.03%) Adobe
6 1 (1.03%) Cognos