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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 100 63 99
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +36
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 32 108 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.37% 3.50% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 3.91% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 79 34
Median salary £35,780 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.48% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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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
2089 2762 2873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.12% 89.41% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1757 1877
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Edinburgh -20 19 £38,500 -14.44% 3
Glasgow -23 13 £35,000 -22.22% 1
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User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 41 (43.62%) Finance
2 36 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (37.23%) Java
4 23 (24.47%) Microsoft
5 22 (23.40%) SQL
6 21 (22.34%) Oracle
6 21 (22.34%) Software Testing
7 19 (20.21%) Gherkin
7 19 (20.21%) Defect Management
8 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (19.15%) Test Automation
9 17 (18.09%) Programme Governance
10 16 (17.02%) QA
10 16 (17.02%) Cucumber
11 15 (15.96%) SAP
11 15 (15.96%) HP UFT
11 15 (15.96%) SpecFlow
12 14 (14.89%) Manual Testing
12 14 (14.89%) Change Management
13 13 (13.83%) Unix
14 12 (12.77%) Linux
14 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
14 12 (12.77%) Test Strategy
15 11 (11.70%) Functional Testing
15 11 (11.70%) Web Services
15 11 (11.70%) Project Management
16 10 (10.64%) JMS
17 9 (9.57%) OOD
17 9 (9.57%) OO
17 9 (9.57%) Spring

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 7 (7.45%) JBoss
2 6 (6.38%) Apache Qpid
3 4 (4.26%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Project
3 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) SAP CO
1 7 (7.45%) SAP FI
1 7 (7.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (7.45%) SAP SCM
2 2 (2.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.13%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.26%) DB2
2 4 (4.26%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.13%) ActiveReports
4 2 (2.13%) Big Data
4 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (2.13%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 2 (2.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (2.13%) Cognos Query Studio
4 2 (2.13%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.13%) KDB
5 1 (1.06%) DataStage
5 1 (1.06%) MS Access
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Cucumber
2 15 (15.96%) HP UFT
2 15 (15.96%) SpecFlow
3 7 (7.45%) FitNesse
3 7 (7.45%) Maven
4 6 (6.38%) Artifactory
4 6 (6.38%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.38%) Selenium
5 4 (4.26%) JUnit
6 3 (3.19%) Subversion
7 2 (2.13%) Hudson
7 2 (2.13%) PVCS
7 2 (2.13%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.06%) JBehave
8 1 (1.06%) JIRA
8 1 (1.06%) Mocha
8 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (43.62%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Billing
3 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 28 (29.79%) Analyst
2 23 (24.47%) Developer
3 22 (23.40%) Test Analyst
4 16 (17.02%) Java Developer
5 14 (14.89%) Architect
5 14 (14.89%) Business Architect
5 14 (14.89%) Business Process Architect
5 14 (14.89%) SAP Architect
6 7 (7.45%) SAP SCM Architect
6 7 (7.45%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
6 7 (7.45%) Supply Chain Architect
6 7 (7.45%) Test Leader
6 7 (7.45%) Tester
7 6 (6.38%) Messaging Specialist
8 5 (5.32%) Lead Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.21%) Gherkin
2 11 (11.70%) Web Services
3 10 (10.64%) JMS
4 9 (9.57%) Spring
5 8 (8.51%) Hibernate
6 6 (6.38%) CSS
6 6 (6.38%) HTML
6 6 (6.38%) Kafka
6 6 (6.38%) SonicMQ
7 5 (5.32%) Drools
8 4 (4.26%) J2SE
8 4 (4.26%) jBPM
8 4 (4.26%) jQuery
8 4 (4.26%) JSON
8 4 (4.26%) Middleware
8 4 (4.26%) RESTful
8 4 (4.26%) Spring Security
8 4 (4.26%) XHTML
9 2 (2.13%) MDX
9 2 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.38%) Equities
3 5 (5.32%) Derivative
4 3 (3.19%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.19%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.83%) Unix
2 12 (12.77%) Linux
3 3 (3.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.34%) Software Testing
3 19 (20.21%) Defect Management
4 18 (19.15%) Test Automation
5 17 (18.09%) Programme Governance
6 14 (14.89%) Change Management
6 14 (14.89%) Manual Testing
7 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
7 12 (12.77%) Test Strategy
8 11 (11.70%) Functional Testing
8 11 (11.70%) Project Management
9 9 (9.57%) BDD
9 9 (9.57%) OO
9 9 (9.57%) OOD
9 9 (9.57%) SDLC
9 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.51%) Change Control
10 8 (8.51%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.51%) Scrum
10 8 (8.51%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.23%) Java
2 22 (23.40%) SQL
3 7 (7.45%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.26%) Perl
5 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.13%) C#
6 2 (2.13%) C++
6 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.06%) JCL
7 1 (1.06%) R
7 1 (1.06%) VB
7 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.19%) ISEB
3 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.02%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (24.47%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.34%) Oracle
3 15 (15.96%) SAP
4 4 (4.26%) IBM
4 4 (4.26%) Sybase
5 3 (3.19%) Tableau
6 2 (2.13%) Cognos
7 1 (1.06%) Adobe
7 1 (1.06%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.06%) HP
7 1 (1.06%) Informatica
7 1 (1.06%) Platfora
7 1 (1.06%) Teradata
7 1 (1.06%) Terracotta
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