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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 55 55 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 +27
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 40 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.21% 3.11% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 3.51% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 19
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1131 1141 1395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.84% 88.59% 87.90%
Number of salaries quoted 685 685 907
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 May 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.77%) Scrum
3 28 (45.16%) Web Services
3 28 (45.16%) Gherkin
4 27 (43.55%) BDD
4 27 (43.55%) Selenium
5 26 (41.94%) Spring Security
5 26 (41.94%) JSON
5 26 (41.94%) Document Management
5 26 (41.94%) Finance
5 26 (41.94%) Hibernate
5 26 (41.94%) Spring
5 26 (41.94%) Maven
5 26 (41.94%) CSS
5 26 (41.94%) JBoss
5 26 (41.94%) XHTML
5 26 (41.94%) SOA
5 26 (41.94%) HTML
5 26 (41.94%) Java
5 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
5 26 (41.94%) Alfresco
5 26 (41.94%) Open Source
5 26 (41.94%) jQuery
5 26 (41.94%) Unit Testing
5 26 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (41.94%) RESTful
5 26 (41.94%) Artifactory
5 26 (41.94%) Jenkins
6 21 (33.87%) Open Source Development
7 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared

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 26 (41.94%) Alfresco
1 26 (41.94%) JBoss
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.84%) Sage CRM
3 2 (3.23%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.23%) MS Access
2 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (43.55%) Selenium
2 26 (41.94%) Artifactory
2 26 (41.94%) Jenkins
2 26 (41.94%) Maven
3 2 (3.23%) AdminStudio
3 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.23%) FitNesse
3 2 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
3 2 (3.23%) MSI
3 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 14 (22.58%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Electronics
3 7 (11.29%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.29%) Marketing
3 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Front Office
5 2 (3.23%) Law
6 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Developer
2 21 (33.87%) Java Developer
2 21 (33.87%) Open Source Developer
3 14 (22.58%) Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Test Leader
6 5 (8.06%) Investment Banking Project Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.16%) Gherkin
1 28 (45.16%) Web Services
2 26 (41.94%) CSS
2 26 (41.94%) Hibernate
2 26 (41.94%) HTML
2 26 (41.94%) jQuery
2 26 (41.94%) JSON
2 26 (41.94%) RESTful
2 26 (41.94%) Spring
2 26 (41.94%) Spring Security
2 26 (41.94%) XHTML
3 4 (6.45%) Drools
3 4 (6.45%) jBPM
3 4 (6.45%) Middleware
4 3 (4.84%) .NET
5 2 (3.23%) REST
5 2 (3.23%) SOAP
5 2 (3.23%) WCF
5 2 (3.23%) WPF
6 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.23%) PMI
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Economics
4 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.77%) Scrum
3 27 (43.55%) BDD
4 26 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (41.94%) Document Management
4 26 (41.94%) Open Source
4 26 (41.94%) SOA
4 26 (41.94%) Unit Testing
5 21 (33.87%) Open Source Development
6 13 (20.97%) Software Testing
7 9 (14.52%) Asset Management
7 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.29%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (11.29%) Programme Management
8 7 (11.29%) Project Planning
8 7 (11.29%) Regression Testing
8 7 (11.29%) System Testing
8 7 (11.29%) Test Scripting
9 6 (9.68%) Defect Management
10 5 (8.06%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) Java
1 26 (41.94%) JavaScript
2 13 (20.97%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.84%) VB
5 2 (3.23%) Perl
5 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.23%) VBA
5 2 (3.23%) VBScript
6 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.45%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) Basel III
1 5 (8.06%) Dodd-Frank
1 5 (8.06%) EMIR
1 5 (8.06%) MiFID
1 5 (8.06%) QA
1 5 (8.06%) UCITS
2 3 (4.84%) SLA
3 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) SCCM
2 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) SAP
3 3 (4.84%) Sage
4 2 (3.23%) Charles River
5 1 (1.61%) HP