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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 57 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 42 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.17% 2.18% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 2.54% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 5
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £35,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1151 1339 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.93% 85.94% 80.97%
Number of salaries quoted 698 867 535
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 30 (58.82%) Finance
2 21 (41.18%) SQL
3 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 14 (27.45%) Manual Testing
6 13 (25.49%) Banking
6 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
7 11 (21.57%) Linux
7 11 (21.57%) Software Testing
7 11 (21.57%) Selenium
8 10 (19.61%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (19.61%) WebDriver
9 8 (15.69%) BDD
9 8 (15.69%) JIRA
9 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
9 8 (15.69%) User Stories
10 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
11 6 (11.76%) Change Management
11 6 (11.76%) Regression Testing
11 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (11.76%) Test Management
11 6 (11.76%) Asset Management
11 6 (11.76%) Test Strategy
11 6 (11.76%) QA
11 6 (11.76%) SDLC
12 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (9.80%) Investment Management
12 5 (9.80%) Markit EDM
12 5 (9.80%) Gherkin
12 5 (9.80%) Cucumber

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.96%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Selenium
2 10 (19.61%) WebDriver
3 8 (15.69%) JIRA
4 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.80%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (7.84%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.96%) QAComplete
6 1 (1.96%) TestComplete
6 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) Hudson
6 1 (1.96%) Subversion
6 1 (1.96%) TestDirector
General
1 30 (58.82%) Finance
2 13 (25.49%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Local Government
5 1 (1.96%) Front Office
5 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) Analyst
2 23 (45.10%) Test Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) QA Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Developer
8 1 (1.96%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) QA Leader
8 1 (1.96%) Automation Tester
8 1 (1.96%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Solutions Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Business Test Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Tester
8 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Gherkin
2 3 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 14 (27.45%) Manual Testing
4 11 (21.57%) Software Testing
5 8 (15.69%) BDD
5 8 (15.69%) User Stories
6 6 (11.76%) Change Management
6 6 (11.76%) Regression Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.76%) Test Management
6 6 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 6 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 6 (11.76%) SDLC
7 5 (9.80%) Investment Management
7 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 4 (7.84%) Release Management
8 4 (7.84%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Time Management
8 4 (7.84%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) Python
3 3 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby
5 1 (1.96%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
5 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
3 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.88%) Nagios
3 2 (3.92%) Puppet
3 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Charles River
3 3 (5.88%) Splunk
4 2 (3.92%) HP
4 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 2 (3.92%) F5
5 1 (1.96%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
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