Period
to 17 July 2019

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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 55 58
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3 -14
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 136 141 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.23% 5.75% 4.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.07% 15.31% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 96 57
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £26,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £59,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +5.26%

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 713 921 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 37.89% 37.55% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 506 651 506
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £28,875
90th Percentile £65,625 £70,000 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 July 2019.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 80 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (44.85%) JavaScript
2 61 (44.85%) CSS
3 57 (41.91%) HTML
4 39 (28.68%) Front End Development
5 33 (24.26%) Software Engineering
6 31 (22.79%) Git (software)
7 29 (21.32%) AngularJS
8 27 (19.85%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (19.12%) Technical Leadership
10 22 (16.18%) Analytics
11 21 (15.44%) OO
11 21 (15.44%) Wireframes
11 21 (15.44%) Mentoring
12 19 (13.97%) Subversion
13 18 (13.24%) Finance
14 17 (12.50%) Web Development
14 17 (12.50%) HTML5
15 16 (11.76%) React
16 15 (11.03%) Node.js
16 15 (11.03%) CSS3
16 15 (11.03%) SQL
17 14 (10.29%) Linux
17 14 (10.29%) Scrum
17 14 (10.29%) REST
17 14 (10.29%) Sass
18 13 (9.56%) Apple iOS
18 13 (9.56%) Degree
18 13 (9.56%) QA
18 13 (9.56%) TDD

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 6 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.68%) CMS
3 3 (2.21%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.47%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) InVision
1 7 (5.15%) Sketch
2 4 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.94%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.21%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Magento
2 5 (3.68%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (4.41%) G Suite
1 6 (4.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.21%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (2.21%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.21%) Office 365
3 3 (2.21%) Serverless
4 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.74%) GitHub
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Flow
4 1 (0.74%) npm
4 1 (0.74%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.74%) PowerApps
4 1 (0.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.41%) Internet
2 3 (2.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.88%) MySQL
3 5 (3.68%) Big Data
3 5 (3.68%) SAP HANA
4 3 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.21%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.74%) DB2
5 1 (0.74%) MaxDB
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 31 (22.79%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.97%) Subversion
3 5 (3.68%) PostCSS
4 4 (2.94%) Axure RP
4 4 (2.94%) Grunt
4 4 (2.94%) gulp
4 4 (2.94%) JIRA
5 3 (2.21%) Balsamiq
5 3 (2.21%) Mocha
5 3 (2.21%) Sinon.JS
5 3 (2.21%) Sourcetree
5 3 (2.21%) webpack
5 3 (2.21%) Xdebug
6 2 (1.47%) Babel
7 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.74%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.74%) Selenium
7 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (13.24%) Finance
2 7 (5.15%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.41%) Marketing
4 4 (2.94%) Games
4 4 (2.94%) Retail
5 3 (2.21%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.47%) Banking
6 2 (1.47%) Electronics
6 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (44.85%) Developer
2 34 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 24 (17.65%) Designer
4 21 (15.44%) UX Designer
5 19 (13.97%) Software Engineer
6 11 (8.09%) Web Developer
7 10 (7.35%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (6.62%) UI Designer
8 9 (6.62%) UI/UX Designer
9 8 (5.88%) Technical Leader
10 6 (4.41%) Consultant
11 5 (3.68%) Lead Designer
11 5 (3.68%) Lead UX Designer
11 5 (3.68%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.68%) Senior Web Developer
12 4 (2.94%) Architect
12 4 (2.94%) Graduate
12 4 (2.94%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (2.94%) PHP Developer
12 4 (2.94%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (44.85%) CSS
2 57 (41.91%) HTML
3 29 (21.32%) AngularJS
4 17 (12.50%) HTML5
5 16 (11.76%) React
6 15 (11.03%) CSS3
6 15 (11.03%) Node.js
7 14 (10.29%) REST
7 14 (10.29%) Sass
8 12 (8.82%) JSON
9 11 (8.09%) .NET
10 8 (5.88%) jQuery
11 6 (4.41%) Ajax
11 6 (4.41%) Express
12 5 (3.68%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (2.94%) Jest
13 4 (2.94%) LAMP
13 4 (2.94%) Laravel
13 4 (2.94%) Symfony
13 4 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.68%) Internet of Things
1 5 (3.68%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.21%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.21%) Video\Live Streaming
3 3 (2.21%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.74%) BBC
5 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.74%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.29%) Linux
2 13 (9.56%) Apple iOS
3 10 (7.35%) Android
4 5 (3.68%) Windows
5 1 (0.74%) AIX
5 1 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.74%) Unix
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.68%) Front End Development
3 33 (24.26%) Software Engineering
4 27 (19.85%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (19.12%) Technical Leadership
6 22 (16.18%) Analytics
7 21 (15.44%) Mentoring
7 21 (15.44%) OO
7 21 (15.44%) Wireframes
8 17 (12.50%) Web Development
9 14 (10.29%) Scrum
10 13 (9.56%) TDD
11 12 (8.82%) Design Thinking
12 11 (8.09%) E-Commerce
13 10 (7.35%) Concurrent Programming
13 10 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement Process
13 10 (7.35%) Multithreading
13 10 (7.35%) Project Management
13 10 (7.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (44.85%) JavaScript
2 15 (11.03%) SQL
3 13 (9.56%) C++
4 9 (6.62%) ES6
4 9 (6.62%) Java
5 8 (5.88%) PHP
5 8 (5.88%) Python
6 7 (5.15%) Apple Swift
6 7 (5.15%) C#
7 6 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.68%) Ruby
8 5 (3.68%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.21%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.21%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.21%) Scala
9 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.47%) ES7
11 1 (0.74%) ABAP
11 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (9.56%) Degree
2 5 (3.68%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.74%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.56%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) OSSEC
1 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (6.62%) Apple
1 9 (6.62%) Google
2 8 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.41%) Adobe
4 5 (3.68%) SAP
5 3 (2.21%) Roku
5 3 (2.21%) Tableau
5 3 (2.21%) Virgin Media
5 3 (2.21%) Zend
6 1 (0.74%) CA
6 1 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.74%) Kaspersky
6 1 (0.74%) New Relic
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle
6 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.74%) Trend Micro