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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 79 73 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 12 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% 1.82% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.99% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 6
Median salary £34,890 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.46% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
1018 1153 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 92.38% 91.00% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 675 779 742
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 21 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 19 (54.29%) Finance
3 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) Test Automation
4 17 (48.57%) Defect Management
5 15 (42.86%) Cucumber
5 15 (42.86%) SpecFlow
5 15 (42.86%) Gherkin
5 15 (42.86%) HP UFT
6 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 7 (20.00%) FitNesse
7 7 (20.00%) Programme Governance
8 6 (17.14%) Test Strategy
9 5 (14.29%) Software Delivery
9 5 (14.29%) Change Management
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle
9 5 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
9 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (11.43%) SQL
10 4 (11.43%) SAP
10 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
10 4 (11.43%) Project Management
11 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.57%) People Management
11 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
11 3 (8.57%) Coaching
11 3 (8.57%) Project Governance

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (8.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP CO
1 2 (5.71%) SAP FI
1 2 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (5.71%) SAP SCM
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 15 (42.86%) HP UFT
1 15 (42.86%) SpecFlow
2 7 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Analyst
2 18 (51.43%) Test Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Test Leader
4 4 (11.43%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Business Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Business Process Architect
4 4 (11.43%) SAP Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) SAP SCM Architect
6 2 (5.71%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Supply Chain Architect
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Head of Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Pensions Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 18 (51.43%) Test Automation
3 17 (48.57%) Defect Management
4 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 7 (20.00%) Programme Governance
6 6 (17.14%) Test Strategy
7 5 (14.29%) Change Management
7 5 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
7 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 5 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.43%) Project Management
9 3 (8.57%) Coaching
9 3 (8.57%) Contingency Planning
9 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.57%) People Management
9 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + significant bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £100,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pen
Posted: 3 days ago