The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 71 91 108
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 107 63 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.75% 2.10% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 2.35% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 56 45 34
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £31,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
User Acceptance Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2568 2680 3248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.07% 89.45% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1676 2167
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Scotland region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Scotland

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Scotland

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +44 71 £45,000 +30.43% 5
Edinburgh +1 40 £45,000 +18.42% 5
Aberdeen - 3 £32,650 -
Stirling +2 2 - - 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 89 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (45.40%) Finance
3 71 (43.56%) Java
4 59 (36.20%) Web Services
5 58 (35.58%) Spring
5 58 (35.58%) Maven
6 55 (33.74%) Hibernate
7 45 (27.61%) Scrum
7 45 (27.61%) Open Source
8 44 (26.99%) Jenkins
9 42 (25.77%) SQL
10 41 (25.15%) HTML
10 41 (25.15%) RESTful
11 40 (24.54%) JavaScript
12 39 (23.93%) Degree
12 39 (23.93%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (22.70%) Artifactory
13 37 (22.70%) BDD
14 36 (22.09%) Gherkin
14 36 (22.09%) JBoss
15 35 (21.47%) SOA
15 35 (21.47%) CSS
15 35 (21.47%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (20.86%) Unit Testing
16 34 (20.86%) Spring Security
16 34 (20.86%) jQuery
16 34 (20.86%) JSON
16 34 (20.86%) Document Management
16 34 (20.86%) XHTML
16 34 (20.86%) Alfresco

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 36 (22.09%) JBoss
2 34 (20.86%) Alfresco
3 9 (5.52%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.91%) CMS
4 8 (4.91%) IIS
4 8 (4.91%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (4.29%) Apache
5 7 (4.29%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.29%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.84%) GemFire
6 3 (1.84%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.23%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.61%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.61%) Drupal
8 1 (0.61%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS Project
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.45%) Sage CRM
4 2 (1.23%) Markit EDM
4 2 (1.23%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.23%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.23%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.61%) Magento
5 1 (0.61%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) Yammer
2 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) LDAP
2 1 (0.61%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.82%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (7.98%) MarkLogic
4 11 (6.75%) Sybase ASE
5 8 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.29%) MySQL
6 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.84%) Hazelcast
8 3 (1.84%) QlikView
8 3 (1.84%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.23%) MS Access
9 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.61%) OLTP
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 58 (35.58%) Maven
2 44 (26.99%) Jenkins
3 37 (22.70%) Artifactory
4 29 (17.79%) Selenium
5 17 (10.43%) Subversion
6 15 (9.20%) JIRA
7 14 (8.59%) Git (software)
8 7 (4.29%) Redmine
8 7 (4.29%) TortoiseSVN
8 7 (4.29%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.45%) JUnit
10 3 (1.84%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.84%) Hudson
10 3 (1.84%) PVCS
10 3 (1.84%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.23%) AdminStudio
11 2 (1.23%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.23%) JBehave
11 2 (1.23%) MSI
11 2 (1.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 74 (45.40%) Finance
2 29 (17.79%) Banking
3 18 (11.04%) Marketing
4 12 (7.36%) Investment Banking
4 12 (7.36%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.29%) Electronics
5 7 (4.29%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.68%) Retail
7 5 (3.07%) Private Banking
8 4 (2.45%) Front Office
9 2 (1.23%) Back Office
9 2 (1.23%) Law
9 2 (1.23%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.61%) Legal
10 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (30.06%) Developer
2 42 (25.77%) Java Developer
3 40 (24.54%) Analyst
4 21 (12.88%) Open Source Developer
5 15 (9.20%) Senior Software Engineer
5 15 (9.20%) Software Engineer
5 15 (9.20%) Test Analyst
6 14 (8.59%) Technical Analyst
7 13 (7.98%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.13%) Consultant
9 9 (5.52%) Test Leader
10 8 (4.91%) Test Manager
11 7 (4.29%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.68%) Risk Analyst
13 5 (3.07%) Build Manager
13 5 (3.07%) CRM Consultant
13 5 (3.07%) Data Manager
13 5 (3.07%) Product Manager
13 5 (3.07%) Release Manager
13 5 (3.07%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (36.20%) Web Services
2 58 (35.58%) Spring
3 55 (33.74%) Hibernate
4 41 (25.15%) HTML
4 41 (25.15%) RESTful
5 36 (22.09%) Gherkin
6 35 (21.47%) CSS
7 34 (20.86%) jQuery
7 34 (20.86%) JSON
7 34 (20.86%) Spring Security
7 34 (20.86%) XHTML
8 19 (11.66%) J2EE
9 16 (9.82%) JMS
10 14 (8.59%) Apache Flex
11 13 (7.98%) FpML
12 11 (6.75%) .NET
13 7 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (4.29%) Drools
14 6 (3.68%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (3.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.93%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.59%) User Experience
3 13 (7.98%) Derivative
4 7 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.07%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.45%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.84%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.23%) PMI
8 2 (1.23%) Pricing Data
8 2 (1.23%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.61%) Economics
9 1 (0.61%) Equities
9 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.66%) Unix
2 10 (6.13%) Windows
3 7 (4.29%) Linux
4 3 (1.84%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (27.61%) Open Source
2 45 (27.61%) Scrum
3 37 (22.70%) BDD
4 35 (21.47%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (21.47%) SOA
5 34 (20.86%) Document Management
5 34 (20.86%) Unit Testing
6 26 (15.95%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (14.72%) System Integration Testing
8 21 (12.88%) Open Source Development
8 21 (12.88%) TDD
9 19 (11.66%) SDLC
9 19 (11.66%) Strategic Planning
10 16 (9.82%) Software Engineering
11 15 (9.20%) Mentoring
11 15 (9.20%) Test Scripting
12 14 (8.59%) Asset Management
12 14 (8.59%) Regression Testing
12 14 (8.59%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (43.56%) Java
2 42 (25.77%) SQL
3 40 (24.54%) JavaScript
4 20 (12.27%) Shell Script
5 13 (7.98%) XQuery
6 12 (7.36%) C#
7 7 (4.29%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.84%) Perl
8 3 (1.84%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.84%) VB
9 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.23%) VBA
9 2 (1.23%) VBScript
10 1 (0.61%) C++
10 1 (0.61%) Python
10 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (23.93%) Degree
2 25 (15.34%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.91%) ISEB
4 7 (4.29%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.07%) CCA
5 5 (3.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.72%) QA
2 7 (4.29%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.07%) Basel III
3 5 (3.07%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (3.07%) EMIR
3 5 (3.07%) MiFID
3 5 (3.07%) UCITS
4 3 (1.84%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) SCCM
2 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (11.66%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.59%) Oracle
3 12 (7.36%) Sybase
4 11 (6.75%) Cognos
5 10 (6.13%) SAP
6 8 (4.91%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.45%) Sage
8 2 (1.23%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.23%) Charles River
8 2 (1.23%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.23%) Reuters
8 2 (1.23%) Terracotta
9 1 (0.61%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.61%) HP
9 1 (0.61%) IBM
9 1 (0.61%) Twitter
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