Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

UX
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 62 45
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17 +19
Permanent jobs citing User Experience 139 92 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.66% 4.17% 6.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.18% 10.48% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 94 57 79
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £33,750 £26,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £59,500 £55,400
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -13.14%

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 980 878 1,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 39.87% 39.80% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 686 543 525
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% +7.14%

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 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for User Experience in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 77 (55.40%) Java
2 69 (49.64%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (36.69%) SQL
4 43 (30.94%) TDD
5 40 (28.78%) Finance
6 38 (27.34%) BDD
6 38 (27.34%) Software Delivery
7 34 (24.46%) OLTP
8 30 (21.58%) SDLC
9 28 (20.14%) PL/SQL
9 28 (20.14%) Oracle
10 26 (18.71%) Software Engineering
11 25 (17.99%) Python
12 17 (12.23%) Visualisation
13 16 (11.51%) Data Visualisation
14 15 (10.79%) Spring
14 15 (10.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 14 (10.07%) Creative Thinking
15 14 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (10.07%) Front End Development
15 14 (10.07%) Mentoring
15 14 (10.07%) Apache Spark
15 14 (10.07%) Analytics
16 13 (9.35%) Elasticsearch
16 13 (9.35%) DevOps
16 13 (9.35%) REST
16 13 (9.35%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (9.35%) NoSQL
16 13 (9.35%) Migration
16 13 (9.35%) Hibernate

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 14 (10.07%) Apache Spark
2 13 (9.35%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.88%) JBoss
4 2 (1.44%) CMS
4 2 (1.44%) Confluence
5 1 (0.72%) Mattermost
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (2.88%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (2.88%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (0.72%) BrowserStack
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.72%) GitHub
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) Intranet
2 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.46%) OLTP
2 13 (9.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (9.35%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.91%) Big Data
4 8 (5.76%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.76%) IBM InfoSphere
4 8 (5.76%) QlikView
4 8 (5.76%) Spotfire
4 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.44%) MySQL
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.72%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (6.47%) JIRA
2 4 (2.88%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.16%) Axure RP
3 3 (2.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.44%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.44%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.72%) fastlane
5 1 (0.72%) Grunt
5 1 (0.72%) gulp
5 1 (0.72%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.72%) JMeter
5 1 (0.72%) Selenium
5 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.72%) Xcode
General
1 40 (28.78%) Finance
2 5 (3.60%) Banking
3 3 (2.16%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.44%) Advertising
4 2 (1.44%) Games
4 2 (1.44%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.72%) Front Office
5 1 (0.72%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 83 (59.71%) Developer
2 27 (19.42%) Software Developer
3 19 (13.67%) Senior Developer
4 17 (12.23%) Java Developer
4 17 (12.23%) UI Developer
5 14 (10.07%) Software Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) Architect
6 13 (9.35%) Python Developer
6 13 (9.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (9.35%) Senior Python Developer
7 11 (7.91%) Digital Developer
8 10 (7.19%) Designer
8 10 (7.19%) Python Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Python Software Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Software Architect
8 10 (7.19%) Strategy Architect
9 9 (6.47%) UX Designer
10 8 (5.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 8 (5.76%) Lead Developer
11 7 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.79%) Spring
2 13 (9.35%) Hibernate
2 13 (9.35%) REST
3 11 (7.91%) GraphQL
4 9 (6.47%) HTML
5 8 (5.76%) .NET
6 7 (5.04%) HTML5
6 7 (5.04%) jQuery
7 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (4.32%) React
8 5 (3.60%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.60%) Web Services
9 4 (2.88%) CSS
9 4 (2.88%) Gherkin
9 4 (2.88%) RESTful
10 3 (2.16%) Cocoa
10 3 (2.16%) Cocoa Touch
10 3 (2.16%) Core Animation
10 3 (2.16%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.16%) Animation
3 3 (2.16%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.16%) NHS
4 2 (1.44%) Equities
4 2 (1.44%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.72%) AS400
5 1 (0.72%) BBC
5 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.72%) Derivative
5 1 (0.72%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.72%) Fintech
5 1 (0.72%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.72%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.60%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.44%) Unix
3 1 (0.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (49.64%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.94%) TDD
3 38 (27.34%) BDD
3 38 (27.34%) Software Delivery
4 30 (21.58%) SDLC
5 26 (18.71%) Software Engineering
6 17 (12.23%) Visualisation
7 16 (11.51%) Data Visualisation
8 15 (10.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 14 (10.07%) Analytics
9 14 (10.07%) Creative Thinking
9 14 (10.07%) Front End Development
9 14 (10.07%) Mentoring
9 14 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (9.35%) DevOps
10 13 (9.35%) Migration
11 11 (7.91%) Project Management
12 10 (7.19%) Web Development
12 10 (7.19%) Wireframes
13 9 (6.47%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 77 (55.40%) Java
2 51 (36.69%) SQL
3 28 (20.14%) PL/SQL
4 25 (17.99%) Python
5 10 (7.19%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.04%) C#
7 5 (3.60%) Apple Swift
7 5 (3.60%) Objective-C
8 4 (2.88%) PHP
9 2 (1.44%) Java 8
9 2 (1.44%) Scala
10 1 (0.72%) Clojure
10 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.44%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (20.14%) Oracle
2 8 (5.76%) Informatica
2 8 (5.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.76%) MicroStrategy
2 8 (5.76%) Netezza
2 8 (5.76%) Tableau
2 8 (5.76%) Talend
3 3 (2.16%) Adobe
3 3 (2.16%) Apple
4 2 (1.44%) Google
5 1 (0.72%) IBM
5 1 (0.72%) Sybase