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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 63 60 84
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 31 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.65% 3.15% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 3.53% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 14
Median salary £45,000 £37,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.20% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1061 1276 1407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.53% 89.42% 88.16%
Number of salaries quoted 596 802 924
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,500
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 2 July 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) Finance
2 28 (43.75%) Gherkin
3 26 (40.63%) Web Services
3 26 (40.63%) Scrum
4 25 (39.06%) Selenium
5 24 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 24 (37.50%) JBoss
5 24 (37.50%) XHTML
5 24 (37.50%) SOA
5 24 (37.50%) HTML
5 24 (37.50%) Java
5 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 24 (37.50%) CSS
5 24 (37.50%) JSON
5 24 (37.50%) Spring Security
5 24 (37.50%) jQuery
5 24 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 24 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (37.50%) Document Management
5 24 (37.50%) Spring
5 24 (37.50%) Maven
5 24 (37.50%) Artifactory
5 24 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 24 (37.50%) Alfresco
5 24 (37.50%) RESTful
5 24 (37.50%) Open Source
5 24 (37.50%) BDD
6 21 (32.81%) Open Source Development
7 17 (26.56%) 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 24 (37.50%) Alfresco
1 24 (37.50%) JBoss
2 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (6.25%) Sage CRM
3 2 (3.13%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (6.25%) MS Access
2 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (39.06%) Selenium
2 24 (37.50%) Artifactory
2 24 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 24 (37.50%) Maven
3 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.25%) HP UFT
3 4 (6.25%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.69%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.13%) AdminStudio
5 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 2 (3.13%) MSI
General
1 28 (43.75%) Finance
2 15 (23.44%) Banking
3 7 (10.94%) Electronics
3 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.94%) Marketing
3 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.81%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Front Office
5 2 (3.13%) Law
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Developer
2 21 (32.81%) Java Developer
2 21 (32.81%) Open Source Developer
3 15 (23.44%) Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Test Leader
6 5 (7.81%) Investment Banking Project Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Database Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Test Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Applications Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) Gherkin
2 26 (40.63%) Web Services
3 24 (37.50%) CSS
3 24 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 24 (37.50%) HTML
3 24 (37.50%) jQuery
3 24 (37.50%) JSON
3 24 (37.50%) RESTful
3 24 (37.50%) Spring
3 24 (37.50%) Spring Security
3 24 (37.50%) XHTML
4 4 (6.25%) Drools
4 4 (6.25%) jBPM
4 4 (6.25%) Middleware
5 3 (4.69%) .NET
6 2 (3.13%) REST
6 2 (3.13%) SOAP
6 2 (3.13%) WCF
6 2 (3.13%) WPF
7 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.13%) PMI
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Economics
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) Scrum
3 24 (37.50%) BDD
3 24 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (37.50%) Document Management
3 24 (37.50%) Open Source
3 24 (37.50%) SOA
3 24 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 21 (32.81%) Open Source Development
5 14 (21.88%) Software Testing
6 11 (17.19%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (14.06%) Asset Management
8 8 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 7 (10.94%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (10.94%) Programme Management
9 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
9 7 (10.94%) Regression Testing
9 7 (10.94%) System Testing
10 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) Java
1 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 15 (23.44%) SQL
3 4 (6.25%) C#
3 4 (6.25%) VB
3 4 (6.25%) VBA
4 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.13%) Perl
5 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.13%) VBScript
6 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.13%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
2 5 (7.81%) Basel III
2 5 (7.81%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (7.81%) EMIR
2 5 (7.81%) MiFID
2 5 (7.81%) UCITS
3 4 (6.25%) Data Quality
4 3 (4.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) SAP
3 4 (6.25%) Sage
4 2 (3.13%) Charles River