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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 74 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 21 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.65% 0.73% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 0.85% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 7
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1149 1180 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.40% 86.70% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 773 733 791
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 38 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.78%) JavaScript
3 31 (35.63%) HTML
3 31 (35.63%) Scrum
3 31 (35.63%) BDD
4 29 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 29 (33.33%) Selenium
4 29 (33.33%) jQuery
4 29 (33.33%) RESTful
4 29 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 29 (33.33%) Maven
4 29 (33.33%) Java
4 29 (33.33%) JBoss
5 28 (32.18%) CSS
6 27 (31.03%) Web Services
6 27 (31.03%) XHTML
6 27 (31.03%) SOA
6 27 (31.03%) Spring
6 27 (31.03%) Document Management
6 27 (31.03%) JSON
6 27 (31.03%) Finance
6 27 (31.03%) Alfresco
6 27 (31.03%) Unit Testing
6 27 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (31.03%) Spring Security
6 27 (31.03%) Artifactory
6 27 (31.03%) Jenkins
6 27 (31.03%) Open Source
7 25 (28.74%) Banking
8 23 (26.44%) Asset Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 29 (33.33%) JBoss
2 27 (31.03%) Alfresco
3 5 (5.75%) IIS
4 2 (2.30%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Markit EDM
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle FAH
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (33.33%) Maven
1 29 (33.33%) Selenium
2 27 (31.03%) Artifactory
2 27 (31.03%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.30%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.15%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.15%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (31.03%) Finance
2 25 (28.74%) Banking
3 11 (12.64%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.34%) Front Office
4 9 (10.34%) Retail
5 6 (6.90%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.45%) Billing
6 3 (3.45%) General Ledger
6 3 (3.45%) Marketing
6 3 (3.45%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Electronics
7 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (47.13%) Analyst
2 26 (29.89%) Developer
3 23 (26.44%) Java Developer
3 23 (26.44%) Open Source Developer
4 18 (20.69%) Test Analyst
5 17 (19.54%) Business Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) Asset Management Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.45%) Functional Consultant
11 3 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
11 3 (3.45%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 3 (3.45%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.63%) HTML
2 29 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 29 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 29 (33.33%) jQuery
2 29 (33.33%) RESTful
3 28 (32.18%) CSS
4 27 (31.03%) JSON
4 27 (31.03%) Spring
4 27 (31.03%) Spring Security
4 27 (31.03%) Web Services
4 27 (31.03%) XHTML
5 5 (5.75%) .NET
6 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.45%) Entity Framework
6 3 (3.45%) XML
6 3 (3.45%) XSL
7 2 (2.30%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (2.30%) Java EE
7 2 (2.30%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) EPoS
3 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.15%) Economics
4 1 (1.15%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Linux
2 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.30%) Unix
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.63%) BDD
2 31 (35.63%) Scrum
3 27 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (31.03%) Document Management
3 27 (31.03%) Open Source
3 27 (31.03%) SOA
3 27 (31.03%) Unit Testing
4 23 (26.44%) Asset Management
5 17 (19.54%) Test Scripting
6 16 (18.39%) Business Analysis
7 14 (16.09%) Six Sigma
8 12 (13.79%) Data Analysis
8 12 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (11.49%) Data Modelling
9 10 (11.49%) Test Strategy
10 9 (10.34%) Project Management
10 9 (10.34%) Software Testing
11 7 (8.05%) Fund Management
11 7 (8.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) JavaScript
2 29 (33.33%) Java
3 13 (14.94%) SQL
4 5 (5.75%) C#
5 4 (4.60%) VB
6 3 (3.45%) Perl
6 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.45%) VB6
6 3 (3.45%) VBA
6 3 (3.45%) VBScript
7 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (26.44%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.34%) ISEB
3 5 (5.75%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.60%) Degree
4 4 (4.60%) HNC
4 4 (4.60%) HND
5 3 (3.45%) ACCA
5 3 (3.45%) CIMA
5 3 (3.45%) IIBA
5 3 (3.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.15%) SCCM
2 1 (1.15%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) HP
3 3 (3.45%) CA
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle
4 2 (2.30%) Charles River
4 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.30%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Informatica
5 1 (1.15%) Pega
5 1 (1.15%) Teradata
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + 30% Benefits (£47k package)
Posted: 16 days ago