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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 25 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 4.12% 5.26% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 6.49% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
85 77 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 87.63% 81.05% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 12
Average salary £32,500 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.34% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £43,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
4 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
5 1 (14.29%) Reuters
5 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Equities
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Billing
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Derivative
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Reference Data Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Equities
1 1 (14.29%) Derivative
1 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
1 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
2 1 (14.29%) Reuters
2 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg