The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 7 9 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 4.76% 5.41% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 6.25% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £42,500 £50,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.84% -12.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 18 32 95
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 85.71% 86.49% 79.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 76
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,800 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Aberdeen

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Aberdeen

User Acceptance Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Fit Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Fit Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft