The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 67 74 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 35 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.38% 1.59% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 1.88% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 10
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,689
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +37.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,510 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,950 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1199 1013 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.40% 84.84% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 799 629 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Edinburgh region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 32 (46.38%) Scrum
2 24 (34.78%) Finance
2 24 (34.78%) Selenium
2 24 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (31.88%) JBoss
4 21 (30.43%) Java
4 21 (30.43%) Unit Testing
4 21 (30.43%) Hibernate
5 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (26.09%) BDD
7 16 (23.19%) Degree
7 16 (23.19%) Regression Testing
7 16 (23.19%) HTML
7 16 (23.19%) CSS
8 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
9 14 (20.29%) QA
9 14 (20.29%) Document Management
9 14 (20.29%) Jenkins
10 13 (18.84%) Gherkin
10 13 (18.84%) Artifactory
10 13 (18.84%) Spring
10 13 (18.84%) Maven
10 13 (18.84%) JSON
10 13 (18.84%) Spring Security
10 13 (18.84%) jQuery
10 13 (18.84%) Alfresco
10 13 (18.84%) RESTful
10 13 (18.84%) Open Source
10 13 (18.84%) Web Services
10 13 (18.84%) XHTML

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.84%) Alfresco
2 8 (11.59%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
2 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) HTTP
2 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.90%) SAN
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) VPN
2 2 (2.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (34.78%) Selenium
2 14 (20.29%) Jenkins
3 13 (18.84%) Artifactory
3 13 (18.84%) Maven
4 11 (15.94%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.35%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.90%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.45%) JIRA
7 1 (1.45%) Hudson
General
1 24 (34.78%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Retail
4 3 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Front Office
5 2 (2.90%) Back Office
5 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Analyst
2 21 (30.43%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) QA Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) UAT Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Administrator
9 2 (2.90%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.90%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Change Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) Hibernate
2 16 (23.19%) HTML
2 16 (23.19%) CSS
3 13 (18.84%) Gherkin
3 13 (18.84%) Spring
3 13 (18.84%) JSON
3 13 (18.84%) Spring Security
3 13 (18.84%) jQuery
3 13 (18.84%) RESTful
3 13 (18.84%) Web Services
3 13 (18.84%) XHTML
4 8 (11.59%) JDBC
4 8 (11.59%) Java EE
5 3 (4.35%) .NET
5 3 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Open Source
2 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.35%) EPoS
4 2 (2.90%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Windows
2 11 (15.94%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) Scrum
2 24 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (30.43%) Unit Testing
4 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (26.09%) BDD
6 16 (23.19%) Regression Testing
7 14 (20.29%) Document Management
8 13 (18.84%) SOA
9 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
10 4 (5.80%) Automation Testing
10 4 (5.80%) User Stories
10 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
11 3 (4.35%) System Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Wealth Management
11 3 (4.35%) Test Management
11 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (2.90%) Data Reconciliation
12 2 (2.90%) Migration
12 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) Java
2 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.39%) Python
4 5 (7.25%) SQL
5 1 (1.45%) C#
5 1 (1.45%) VBScript
5 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Degree
2 9 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.25%) ISEB
3 5 (7.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.29%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) JBoss
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) HP
4 3 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) TSYS
5 2 (2.90%) Charles River
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