The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling 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 23 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 0.87% 10.77% 8.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 11.67% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 11
Average salary - £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 60 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 91.30% 92.31% 75.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 88
Average salary £48,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Stirling region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Stirling

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 11 (52.38%) ISEB
1 11 (52.38%) ISTQB
2 8 (38.10%) Banking
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Selenium
4 4 (19.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) UML
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Test Management
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
5 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 3 (14.29%) QA
5 3 (14.29%) Coaching
5 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Product Management
5 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) Finance
5 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner
5 3 (14.29%) Informatica
5 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
5 3 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 8 (38.10%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Test Manager
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Technical Manager
5 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
2 4 (19.05%) UML
2 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
2 4 (19.05%) Test Management
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Product Management
3 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Coaching
3 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) ISEB
1 11 (52.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
1 3 (14.29%) HP
1 3 (14.29%) Informatica
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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