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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 66 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 26 55 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.13% 3.49% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 3.87% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 45 18
Median salary £72,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+90.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1110 1422 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.06% 90.11% 86.99%
Number of salaries quoted 755 907 842
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 31 August 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (38.10%) Gherkin
3 23 (36.51%) Finance
4 19 (30.16%) Scrum
4 19 (30.16%) Web Services
5 17 (26.98%) CSS
5 17 (26.98%) HTML
5 17 (26.98%) Java
5 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
5 17 (26.98%) JBoss
5 17 (26.98%) XHTML
5 17 (26.98%) SOA
5 17 (26.98%) Change Management
5 17 (26.98%) Document Management
5 17 (26.98%) Spring
5 17 (26.98%) Maven
5 17 (26.98%) Hibernate
5 17 (26.98%) JSON
5 17 (26.98%) Selenium
5 17 (26.98%) Spring Security
5 17 (26.98%) jQuery
5 17 (26.98%) Unit Testing
5 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (26.98%) Artifactory
5 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
5 17 (26.98%) BDD
5 17 (26.98%) Alfresco
5 17 (26.98%) RESTful
5 17 (26.98%) Open Source
5 17 (26.98%) Open Source Development

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 17 (26.98%) Alfresco
1 17 (26.98%) JBoss
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) SAP CO
1 6 (9.52%) SAP FI
1 6 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (9.52%) SAP SCM
2 4 (6.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (4.76%) Sage CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (6.35%) MS Access
1 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Artifactory
1 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
1 17 (26.98%) Maven
1 17 (26.98%) Selenium
2 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 7 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 7 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.35%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.17%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) AdminStudio
5 1 (1.59%) MSI
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Banking
3 5 (7.94%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Electronics
4 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.35%) Marketing
4 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) Law
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
6 1 (1.59%) Retail
6 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) Java Developer
2 17 (26.98%) Open Source Developer
3 15 (23.81%) Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Architect
4 12 (19.05%) Business Architect
4 12 (19.05%) Business Process Architect
4 12 (19.05%) SAP Architect
5 10 (15.87%) Test Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (9.52%) SAP SCM Architect
7 6 (9.52%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Supply Chain Architect
8 5 (7.94%) Investment Banking Project Manager
8 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Business Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Database Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Test Leader
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) Gherkin
2 19 (30.16%) Web Services
3 17 (26.98%) CSS
3 17 (26.98%) Hibernate
3 17 (26.98%) HTML
3 17 (26.98%) jQuery
3 17 (26.98%) JSON
3 17 (26.98%) RESTful
3 17 (26.98%) Spring
3 17 (26.98%) Spring Security
3 17 (26.98%) XHTML
4 8 (12.70%) Drools
4 8 (12.70%) jBPM
4 8 (12.70%) Middleware
5 2 (3.17%) .NET
5 2 (3.17%) REST
5 2 (3.17%) SOAP
5 2 (3.17%) WCF
5 2 (3.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) Economics
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.16%) Scrum
3 17 (26.98%) BDD
3 17 (26.98%) Change Management
3 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (26.98%) Document Management
3 17 (26.98%) Open Source
3 17 (26.98%) Open Source Development
3 17 (26.98%) SOA
3 17 (26.98%) Unit Testing
4 12 (19.05%) Programme Governance
5 11 (17.46%) Software Testing
6 9 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (12.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.52%) Asset Management
8 6 (9.52%) Record to Report
8 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.94%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) Java
1 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.46%) SQL
3 4 (6.35%) VBA
4 2 (3.17%) C#
4 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.17%) VB
5 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.17%) ISEB
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) QA
2 5 (7.94%) Basel III
2 5 (7.94%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (7.94%) EMIR
2 5 (7.94%) MiFID
2 5 (7.94%) UCITS
3 4 (6.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) SAP
2 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) Sage
4 1 (1.59%) Informatica
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle