Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 43 44
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 138 108 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.12% 5.38% 5.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.01% 13.67% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 90 47 81
Glasgow median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £32,450 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,125 £55,000 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 862 790 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 38.23% 39.32% 42.79%
Number of salaries quoted 542 415 660
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,538 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £44,705 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.19% +1.19% +5.00%

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 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing User Experience also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for User Experience.

1 90 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (29.71%) Mobile App
3 33 (23.91%) CSS
4 32 (23.19%) HTML
5 28 (20.29%) Finance
6 27 (19.57%) Degree
7 25 (18.12%) React
8 24 (17.39%) Wireframes
8 24 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 21 (15.22%) Java
9 21 (15.22%) Adobe
9 21 (15.22%) Graphic Design
9 21 (15.22%) User Stories
9 21 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (14.49%) Axure RP
10 20 (14.49%) Front End Development
11 19 (13.77%) AngularJS
11 19 (13.77%) Apple iOS
11 19 (13.77%) Scrum
11 19 (13.77%) .NET
12 18 (13.04%) RESTful
13 17 (12.32%) Android
13 17 (12.32%) Usability Testing
13 17 (12.32%) Android SDK
13 17 (12.32%) C#
13 17 (12.32%) Photoshop
13 17 (12.32%) Adobe Illustrator
14 16 (11.59%) CSS3
14 16 (11.59%) Sass
14 16 (11.59%) jQuery

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 8 (5.80%) Confluence
2 6 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (0.72%) Marvel
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Adobe Illustrator
1 17 (12.32%) Photoshop
2 15 (10.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 15 (10.87%) OmniGraffle
3 10 (7.25%) InVision
4 5 (3.62%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) Firebase
2 7 (5.07%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.90%) GitHub
4 3 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.45%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (1.45%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.72%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.72%) Heroku
6 1 (0.72%) PaaS
6 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 5 (3.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.90%) Big Data
3 4 (2.90%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.45%) DB2
5 2 (1.45%) KDB
5 2 (1.45%) Kdb+
6 1 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (14.49%) Axure RP
2 15 (10.87%) JIRA
3 13 (9.42%) Git (software)
4 11 (7.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 9 (6.52%) Eclipse
6 8 (5.80%) Android Studio
6 8 (5.80%) Ant
6 8 (5.80%) Gradle
6 8 (5.80%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.90%) Grunt
7 4 (2.90%) gulp
7 4 (2.90%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.17%) Visual Website Optimizer
9 2 (1.45%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.45%) JMeter
9 2 (1.45%) Selenium
9 2 (1.45%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.45%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 28 (20.29%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Retail
3 9 (6.52%) Publishing
4 8 (5.80%) Automotive
5 4 (2.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (47.83%) Developer
2 37 (26.81%) Designer
3 28 (20.29%) UX Designer
4 15 (10.87%) UI Designer
5 13 (9.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 12 (8.70%) Analyst
6 12 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 12 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 12 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 10 (7.25%) iOS Developer
7 10 (7.25%) Lead Designer
8 9 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (6.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 9 (6.52%) Mobile Developer
9 8 (5.80%) Android Developer
9 8 (5.80%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) Lead Android Developer
9 8 (5.80%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.80%) UI/UX Designer
10 7 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.91%) CSS
2 32 (23.19%) HTML
3 25 (18.12%) React
4 19 (13.77%) .NET
4 19 (13.77%) AngularJS
5 18 (13.04%) RESTful
6 17 (12.32%) Android SDK
7 16 (11.59%) CSS3
7 16 (11.59%) jQuery
7 16 (11.59%) Sass
8 15 (10.87%) ASP.NET
9 14 (10.14%) HTML5
10 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (7.97%) LESS
11 11 (7.97%) Web Services
12 9 (6.52%) REST
12 9 (6.52%) Spring
13 8 (5.80%) Retrofit
13 8 (5.80%) RxJava
13 8 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.71%) Mobile App
2 21 (15.22%) Graphic Design
3 13 (9.42%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.25%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (5.80%) Over-the-Top Content
5 8 (5.80%) STB
6 7 (5.07%) Animation
6 7 (5.07%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.72%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.77%) Apple iOS
2 17 (12.32%) Android
3 3 (2.17%) Windows
4 2 (1.45%) Linux
4 2 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.39%) Wireframes
3 21 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 21 (15.22%) User Stories
4 20 (14.49%) Front End Development
5 19 (13.77%) Scrum
6 17 (12.32%) Usability Testing
7 16 (11.59%) Prototyping
8 14 (10.14%) Human Factors
8 14 (10.14%) MVC
8 14 (10.14%) Software Engineering
8 14 (10.14%) TDD
9 12 (8.70%) Analytics
9 12 (8.70%) Collaborative Working
9 12 (8.70%) Rapid Prototyping
9 12 (8.70%) Test Automation
10 11 (7.97%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.97%) SDLC
11 10 (7.25%) iOS Development
11 10 (7.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 21 (15.22%) Java
3 17 (12.32%) C#
4 15 (10.87%) SQL
5 10 (7.25%) Apple Swift
5 10 (7.25%) Objective-C
6 8 (5.80%) Kotlin
6 8 (5.80%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.45%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.45%) XAML
8 1 (0.72%) C++
8 1 (0.72%) Clojure
8 1 (0.72%) Perl
8 1 (0.72%) PHP
8 1 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (19.57%) Degree
2 10 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.17%) ISEB
4 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (15.22%) Adobe
2 10 (7.25%) Xamarin
3 8 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.07%) Apple
5 3 (2.17%) Oracle
6 2 (1.45%) Sybase
7 1 (0.72%) Google