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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 122 81 106
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +25
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 38 94 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 2.71% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 3.29% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 23
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £56,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
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
2607 2853 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.99% 82.15% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1639 1878 1437
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -12 23 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Edinburgh -19 9 £35,000 -6.66% 5
West Lothian - 3 £40,000 -
Stirling -16 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Aberdeen +3 1 £57,500 +17.94%
User Acceptance Testing
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User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 60 (56.07%) Finance
2 38 (35.51%) Banking
3 24 (22.43%) SQL
4 22 (20.56%) Test Management
5 21 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (18.69%) QA
7 19 (17.76%) ISTQB
8 18 (16.82%) Investment Banking
9 16 (14.95%) Test Scripting
10 15 (14.02%) MS Excel
11 14 (13.08%) HP Quality Center
12 13 (12.15%) Test Strategy
12 13 (12.15%) Oracle
12 13 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (12.15%) ISEB
13 12 (11.21%) SAP
13 12 (11.21%) Project Management
13 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (11.21%) Degree
14 11 (10.28%) System Testing
14 11 (10.28%) Test Planning
14 11 (10.28%) Risk Management
14 11 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (10.28%) MS Office
15 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
15 10 (9.35%) Regression Testing
16 9 (8.41%) Back Office
16 9 (8.41%) Business Objects
16 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
16 9 (8.41%) Data Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 3 (2.80%) SAS
2 2 (1.87%) IIS
2 2 (1.87%) JBoss
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) Mule
Applications
1 15 (14.02%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.28%) MS Office
3 4 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.74%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (5.61%) SAP SCM
1 6 (5.61%) SAP MM
1 6 (5.61%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.87%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.87%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.93%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.61%) Data Mining
4 5 (4.67%) QlikView
5 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.87%) BODI
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.93%) DB2
6 1 (0.93%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 7 (6.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (5.61%) Selenium
3 3 (2.80%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.80%) SpecFlow
3 3 (2.80%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.87%) JIRA
4 2 (1.87%) Maven
4 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.87%) Hudson
4 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.93%) Toad
5 1 (0.93%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.93%) JUnit
5 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.93%) MagicDraw
General
1 60 (56.07%) Finance
2 38 (35.51%) Banking
3 18 (16.82%) Investment Banking
4 9 (8.41%) Back Office
5 5 (4.67%) Marketing
6 3 (2.80%) Retail
6 3 (2.80%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.87%) Law
7 2 (1.87%) Legal
8 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 49 (45.79%) Analyst
2 22 (20.56%) Business Analyst
3 19 (17.76%) Test Manager
3 19 (17.76%) Test Analyst
4 14 (13.08%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Consultant
6 8 (7.48%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (7.48%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (6.54%) Banking Business Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Test Leader
8 6 (5.61%) Developer
9 5 (4.67%) QA Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) SAP SCM Consultant
10 4 (3.74%) Quality Engineer
11 3 (2.80%) Technical Manager
11 3 (2.80%) Data Analyst
11 3 (2.80%) Senior Test Analyst
12 2 (1.87%) Lead Test Analyst
12 2 (1.87%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.80%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.87%) Apache Flex
2 2 (1.87%) Spring
2 2 (1.87%) .NET
2 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.87%) Web Services
2 2 (1.87%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.93%) JMS
3 1 (0.93%) FpML
3 1 (0.93%) J2EE
3 1 (0.93%) HTML
3 1 (0.93%) Drools
3 1 (0.93%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.74%) Data Structures
2 4 (3.74%) Reference Data
3 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.80%) Equities
3 3 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.80%) User Experience
4 2 (1.87%) Online Banking
4 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Open Source
5 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.93%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.67%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) UNIX
3 3 (2.80%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.56%) Test Management
2 21 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.95%) Test Scripting
4 13 (12.15%) Test Strategy
5 12 (11.21%) Project Management
6 11 (10.28%) System Testing
6 11 (10.28%) Test Planning
6 11 (10.28%) Risk Management
6 11 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.35%) Regression Testing
8 9 (8.41%) Data Analysis
8 9 (8.41%) Business Analysis
9 8 (7.48%) Automated Testing
9 8 (7.48%) Test Automation
9 8 (7.48%) Time Management
10 7 (6.54%) Migration
10 7 (6.54%) Change Management
10 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.54%) Analytics
10 7 (6.54%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.43%) SQL
2 6 (5.61%) VBA
3 5 (4.67%) Java
4 3 (2.80%) Python
4 3 (2.80%) C#
4 3 (2.80%) Perl
4 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.87%) Ruby
5 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.93%) XQuery
6 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) ISTQB
2 13 (12.15%) ISEB
3 12 (11.21%) Degree
4 6 (5.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (5.61%) CRISC
4 6 (5.61%) CISA
4 6 (5.61%) CISM
5 2 (1.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.87%) VCP4
6 1 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.93%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.69%) QA
2 6 (5.61%) COBIT
3 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.93%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 14 (13.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (12.15%) Oracle
2 12 (11.21%) SAP
3 9 (8.41%) Business Objects
3 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.87%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (1.87%) HP
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.93%) Charles River
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.93%) Avaya
5 1 (0.93%) Informatica
5 1 (0.93%) Cognos
5 1 (0.93%) Sybase
5 1 (0.93%) Vermilion
5 1 (0.93%) Verint
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £17,500 per annum Including Company Benifits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago