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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 112 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 36 62 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 1.90% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 2.33% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 29
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £38,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
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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
2611 2656 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.80% 81.32% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1706 1584
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -10 16 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Edinburgh -6 12 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Aberdeen +6 6 £56,250 -2.17% 1
Stirling -13 1 - - 1
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User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 57 (48.72%) Finance
2 38 (32.48%) Banking
3 24 (20.51%) SQL
3 24 (20.51%) ISTQB
4 21 (17.95%) ISEB
4 21 (17.95%) QA
5 20 (17.09%) Test Management
5 20 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (13.68%) SAP
7 15 (12.82%) Degree
7 15 (12.82%) Test Strategy
8 14 (11.97%) Investment Banking
8 14 (11.97%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (11.11%) Back Office
9 13 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (10.26%) Test Scripting
10 12 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (10.26%) Oracle
11 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
11 11 (9.40%) System Testing
11 11 (9.40%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (8.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (8.55%) Test Planning
12 10 (8.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 10 (8.55%) Business Analysis
12 10 (8.55%) SAP SCM
12 10 (8.55%) SAP CO
12 10 (8.55%) SAP MM
13 9 (7.69%) Data Modelling
13 9 (7.69%) Microsoft

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (3.42%) SAS
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.13%) MS Office
3 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.71%) MS Project
5 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (8.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 10 (8.55%) SAP SCM
1 10 (8.55%) SAP CO
1 10 (8.55%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.71%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.71%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.85%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.85%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.85%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) SAN
2 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.85%) VPN
2 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.97%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.42%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.56%) QlikView
5 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.71%) BODI
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.85%) DB2
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.85%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.85%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (6.84%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (5.98%) Selenium
3 4 (3.42%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.56%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.56%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.85%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.85%) Toad
6 1 (0.85%) Maven
6 1 (0.85%) Subversion
6 1 (0.85%) Hudson
6 1 (0.85%) MagicDraw
General
1 57 (48.72%) Finance
2 38 (32.48%) Banking
3 14 (11.97%) Investment Banking
4 13 (11.11%) Back Office
5 6 (5.13%) Marketing
5 6 (5.13%) Retail
6 5 (4.27%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Law
7 2 (1.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 55 (47.01%) Analyst
2 24 (20.51%) Test Analyst
3 23 (19.66%) Business Analyst
4 20 (17.09%) Test Manager
5 14 (11.97%) Consultant
6 12 (10.26%) SAP Consultant
7 11 (9.40%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) UAT Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Technical Manager
8 6 (5.13%) SAP MM Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) Developer
10 4 (3.42%) SAP SCM Consultant
10 4 (3.42%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Test Leader
10 4 (3.42%) Quality Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) QA Engineer
11 3 (2.56%) Senior Test Analyst
12 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) .NET
2 3 (2.56%) Gherkin
3 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.85%) JMS
4 1 (0.85%) J2EE
4 1 (0.85%) FpML
4 1 (0.85%) Spring
4 1 (0.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.27%) Reference Data
3 4 (3.42%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.71%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.71%) Online Banking
4 2 (1.71%) User Experience
4 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) Equities
5 1 (0.85%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.85%) Open Source
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.42%) UNIX
1 4 (3.42%) Windows
2 2 (1.71%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.09%) Test Management
1 20 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (12.82%) Test Strategy
3 12 (10.26%) Test Scripting
3 12 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (9.40%) System Testing
5 10 (8.55%) Test Planning
5 10 (8.55%) Business Analysis
6 9 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 9 (7.69%) Logistics
7 8 (6.84%) Test Automation
7 8 (6.84%) Project Management
8 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.98%) Migration
8 7 (5.98%) Data Analysis
8 7 (5.98%) Risk Management
9 6 (5.13%) Integration Testing
9 6 (5.13%) Performance Management
9 6 (5.13%) Automated Testing
9 6 (5.13%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.51%) SQL
2 4 (3.42%) VBA
2 4 (3.42%) C#
3 3 (2.56%) Java
3 3 (2.56%) Perl
3 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.71%) Ruby
4 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.71%) Python
5 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.85%) XQuery
5 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (20.51%) ISTQB
2 21 (17.95%) ISEB
3 15 (12.82%) Degree
4 10 (8.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.42%) CRISC
5 4 (3.42%) CISA
5 4 (3.42%) CISM
6 3 (2.56%) HND
7 2 (1.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.95%) QA
2 4 (3.42%) COBIT
2 4 (3.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
1 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.85%) vSphere
1 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (13.68%) SAP
2 12 (10.26%) Oracle
3 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.84%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.27%) HP
6 3 (2.56%) Informatica
7 2 (1.71%) Cognos
8 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.85%) Sybase
8 1 (0.85%) Avaya
8 1 (0.85%) Charles River
8 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.85%) VMware
8 1 (0.85%) TSYS
8 1 (0.85%) Verint
8 1 (0.85%) Vermilion
8 1 (0.85%) Mantas
8 1 (0.85%) Actimize
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