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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 107 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 56 101 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.76% 2.50% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 3.08% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 46
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
2704 3277 2475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.17% 81.19% 78.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 2149 1419
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Edinburgh +1 27 £38,000 +0.66% 7
Glasgow -11 21 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Lothian - 5 £40,750 - 5
Stirling -12 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 49 (52.69%) Finance
2 26 (27.96%) SQL
3 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (22.58%) Banking
5 18 (19.35%) Test Management
6 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
7 16 (17.20%) ISTQB
8 14 (15.05%) Test Automation
8 14 (15.05%) Test Strategy
9 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
9 13 (13.98%) Degree
9 13 (13.98%) Selenium
10 12 (12.90%) QA
10 12 (12.90%) Test Scripting
10 12 (12.90%) Manual Testing
11 11 (11.83%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (11.83%) Investment Banking
11 11 (11.83%) ISEB
12 10 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (10.75%) SAP
12 10 (10.75%) Linux
12 10 (10.75%) Business Analysis
12 10 (10.75%) Time Management
12 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (9.68%) System Testing
13 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.68%) Project Management
13 9 (9.68%) Regression Testing
13 9 (9.68%) MS Office
14 8 (8.60%) Windows

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (5.38%) IIS
2 2 (2.15%) SAS
3 1 (1.08%) Mule
3 1 (1.08%) JBoss
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.68%) MS Office
3 6 (6.45%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) SAP CO
2 4 (4.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.30%) SAP MM
2 4 (4.30%) SAP SCM
3 3 (3.23%) Markit EDM
4 2 (2.15%) SAP FI
4 2 (2.15%) SAP HCM
4 2 (2.15%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.08%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.08%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.08%) MultiFonds
5 1 (1.08%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) SAN
1 2 (2.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.38%) QlikView
4 4 (4.30%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.15%) BODI
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Selenium
2 8 (8.60%) WebDriver
2 8 (8.60%) JIRA
3 3 (3.23%) Maven
3 3 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.08%) QAComplete
5 1 (1.08%) Hudson
5 1 (1.08%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.08%) Subversion
5 1 (1.08%) JUnit
5 1 (1.08%) TestComplete
General
1 49 (52.69%) Finance
2 21 (22.58%) Banking
3 11 (11.83%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Back Office
5 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.15%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Billing
6 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (48.39%) Analyst
2 23 (24.73%) Test Analyst
3 16 (17.20%) Business Analyst
4 14 (15.05%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (13.98%) Test Manager
6 10 (10.75%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Consultant
8 7 (7.53%) Test Leader
9 6 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (6.45%) Banking Business Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 4 (4.30%) SAP SCM Consultant
12 3 (3.23%) Java Developer
13 2 (2.15%) Technical Manager
13 2 (2.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 2 (2.15%) Data Analyst
13 2 (2.15%) Applications Developer
13 2 (2.15%) SAP HR Consultant
13 2 (2.15%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) Web Services
1 6 (6.45%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.23%) Hibernate
2 3 (3.23%) Spring
2 3 (3.23%) Apache Flex
3 2 (2.15%) HTML
3 2 (2.15%) HTML5
4 1 (1.08%) CSS3
4 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) jQuery
4 1 (1.08%) Drools
4 1 (1.08%) RESTful
4 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.60%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.23%) Equities
4 3 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.15%) Open Source
5 2 (2.15%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.15%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.08%) Blog
6 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) User Experience
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Linux
2 8 (8.60%) Windows
3 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.35%) Test Management
3 14 (15.05%) Test Automation
3 14 (15.05%) Test Strategy
4 12 (12.90%) Test Scripting
4 12 (12.90%) Manual Testing
5 10 (10.75%) Time Management
5 10 (10.75%) Business Analysis
6 9 (9.68%) Project Management
6 9 (9.68%) Regression Testing
6 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (9.68%) System Testing
7 8 (8.60%) Risk Management
7 8 (8.60%) Automated Testing
7 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.53%) Asset Management
8 7 (7.53%) Change Management
8 7 (7.53%) BDD
9 6 (6.45%) Integration Testing
9 6 (6.45%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.96%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) Java
3 6 (6.45%) C#
4 5 (5.38%) Python
5 4 (4.30%) Perl
5 4 (4.30%) VBA
6 3 (3.23%) Ruby
6 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.15%) VBScript
7 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (17.20%) ISTQB
2 13 (13.98%) Degree
3 11 (11.83%) ISEB
4 6 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.30%) CRISC
5 4 (4.30%) CISA
5 4 (4.30%) CISM
6 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.90%) QA
2 4 (4.30%) COBIT
3 3 (3.23%) SLA
3 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.23%) Nagios
3 2 (2.15%) Puppet
3 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.75%) SAP
3 8 (8.60%) Oracle
4 7 (7.53%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.23%) Charles River
5 3 (3.23%) Splunk
6 2 (2.15%) VMware
6 2 (2.15%) F5
6 2 (2.15%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.15%) HP
7 1 (1.08%) Intel
7 1 (1.08%) Avaya
7 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.08%) Kofax
7 1 (1.08%) Verint
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