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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 90 75 102
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +27
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 65 92 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.24% 2.92% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 3.23% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28 70 45
Median salary £40,250 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.92% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2615 2851 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.14% 90.45% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1476 1820 2170
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £62,000
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +1 41 £43,000 +19.44% 4
Edinburgh -13 23 £45,000 +18.42% 5
Aberdeen - 2 £32,650 -
User Acceptance Testing
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User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 87 (50.29%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (49.71%) Finance
3 77 (44.51%) Java
4 52 (30.06%) Spring
5 51 (29.48%) Hibernate
5 51 (29.48%) Web Services
6 50 (28.90%) Maven
7 44 (25.43%) Scrum
8 42 (24.28%) SQL
9 40 (23.12%) Analytical Skills
10 37 (21.39%) Open Source
11 36 (20.81%) BDD
11 36 (20.81%) Gherkin
11 36 (20.81%) Jenkins
11 36 (20.81%) HTML
12 35 (20.23%) Degree
13 34 (19.65%) RESTful
14 33 (19.08%) JavaScript
14 33 (19.08%) CSS
15 32 (18.50%) Artifactory
16 31 (17.92%) SOA
16 31 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (17.92%) Banking
17 30 (17.34%) Document Management
17 30 (17.34%) Alfresco
17 30 (17.34%) jQuery
17 30 (17.34%) Unit Testing
17 30 (17.34%) Spring Security
17 30 (17.34%) JSON
17 30 (17.34%) JBoss

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 30 (17.34%) Alfresco
1 30 (17.34%) JBoss
2 8 (4.62%) Apache Qpid
2 8 (4.62%) CMS
2 8 (4.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (4.05%) IIS
3 7 (4.05%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.31%) Apache
4 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.31%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.58%) Drupal
6 1 (0.58%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.31%) Sage CRM
3 3 (1.73%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (1.16%) Markit EDM
4 2 (1.16%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.16%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.58%) Magento
5 1 (0.58%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.58%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.83%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (6.94%) MarkLogic
4 10 (5.78%) Sybase ASE
5 7 (4.05%) MySQL
5 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.31%) MS Access
9 3 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.16%) ActiveReports
10 2 (1.16%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 2 (1.16%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (1.16%) Cognos Query Studio
10 2 (1.16%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (1.16%) DB2
10 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 50 (28.90%) Maven
2 36 (20.81%) Jenkins
3 32 (18.50%) Artifactory
4 23 (13.29%) Selenium
5 15 (8.67%) JIRA
6 14 (8.09%) Subversion
7 12 (6.94%) Git (software)
8 7 (4.05%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.05%) Redmine
8 7 (4.05%) TortoiseSVN
8 7 (4.05%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.47%) HP UFT
9 6 (3.47%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.89%) JUnit
11 4 (2.31%) FitNesse
12 3 (1.73%) JBehave
13 2 (1.16%) AdminStudio
13 2 (1.16%) MSI
13 2 (1.16%) PVCS
13 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 86 (49.71%) Finance
2 31 (17.92%) Banking
3 13 (7.51%) Marketing
4 11 (6.36%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.05%) Electronics
5 7 (4.05%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.47%) Retail
7 5 (2.89%) Private Banking
8 4 (2.31%) Billing
8 4 (2.31%) Front Office
9 3 (1.73%) Back Office
9 3 (1.73%) Law
10 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.58%) Legal
10 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (30.64%) Developer
2 44 (25.43%) Java Developer
3 43 (24.86%) Analyst
4 21 (12.14%) Open Source Developer
5 17 (9.83%) Test Analyst
6 15 (8.67%) Business Analyst
7 14 (8.09%) Technical Analyst
8 11 (6.36%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (6.36%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.20%) Test Leader
10 8 (4.62%) Messaging Specialist
10 8 (4.62%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.62%) Test Manager
11 7 (4.05%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.47%) Consultant
12 6 (3.47%) Data Manager
12 6 (3.47%) IT Analyst
12 6 (3.47%) Lead Developer
12 6 (3.47%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (30.06%) Spring
2 51 (29.48%) Hibernate
2 51 (29.48%) Web Services
3 36 (20.81%) Gherkin
3 36 (20.81%) HTML
4 34 (19.65%) RESTful
5 33 (19.08%) CSS
6 30 (17.34%) jQuery
6 30 (17.34%) JSON
6 30 (17.34%) Spring Security
6 30 (17.34%) XHTML
7 23 (13.29%) JMS
8 15 (8.67%) J2EE
9 13 (7.51%) Apache Flex
10 12 (6.94%) FpML
11 11 (6.36%) .NET
11 11 (6.36%) Drools
12 8 (4.62%) Kafka
12 8 (4.62%) SonicMQ
13 7 (4.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.12%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.09%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.09%) User Experience
3 10 (5.78%) Derivative
4 9 (5.20%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.62%) Equities
6 7 (4.05%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.89%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.73%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.73%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.73%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.16%) PMI
9 2 (1.16%) Pricing Data
9 2 (1.16%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.58%) Economics
10 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.58%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.61%) Unix
2 14 (8.09%) Linux
3 9 (5.20%) Windows
4 3 (1.73%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (50.29%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (25.43%) Scrum
3 37 (21.39%) Open Source
4 36 (20.81%) BDD
5 31 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (17.92%) SOA
6 30 (17.34%) Document Management
6 30 (17.34%) Unit Testing
7 28 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (12.14%) Open Source Development
8 21 (12.14%) System Integration Testing
9 20 (11.56%) SDLC
10 19 (10.98%) Mentoring
11 18 (10.40%) Defect Management
11 18 (10.40%) TDD
12 17 (9.83%) Test Scripting
13 16 (9.25%) Infrastructure Management
13 16 (9.25%) Regression Testing
13 16 (9.25%) Software Engineering
13 16 (9.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 77 (44.51%) Java
2 42 (24.28%) SQL
3 33 (19.08%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.61%) Shell Script
5 12 (6.94%) C#
5 12 (6.94%) XQuery
6 5 (2.89%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.31%) Perl
7 4 (2.31%) VB
7 4 (2.31%) VBA
8 3 (1.73%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.73%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.16%) VBScript
10 1 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (20.23%) Degree
2 22 (12.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.89%) CCA
3 5 (2.89%) ISEB
3 5 (2.89%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.87%) QA
2 11 (6.36%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.89%) Basel III
3 5 (2.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (2.89%) EMIR
3 5 (2.89%) MiFID
3 5 (2.89%) UCITS
4 3 (1.73%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.73%) SCCM
2 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (11.56%) Oracle
2 19 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.51%) SAP
4 12 (6.94%) Cognos
4 12 (6.94%) Sybase
5 8 (4.62%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.31%) IBM
6 4 (2.31%) Sage
7 3 (1.73%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.73%) Tableau
7 3 (1.73%) Terracotta
8 2 (1.16%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.16%) Charles River
8 2 (1.16%) Reuters
9 1 (0.58%) Informatica
9 1 (0.58%) Platfora
9 1 (0.58%) Teradata
9 1 (0.58%) Twitter
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