The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 86 60 87
Rank change year-on-year -26 +27  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.80% 2.62% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 2.88% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 12
Median salary £34,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% +23.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £56,640 £45,000 £39,950
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,375
% change year-on-year - -5.60%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1049 1214 1191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.08% 90.87% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 679 817 712
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Edinburgh

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 14 (56.00%) Finance
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) Software Testing
2 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (48.00%) Defect Management
4 10 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 10 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 10 (40.00%) Gherkin
4 10 (40.00%) HP UFT
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.00%) Coaching
6 4 (16.00%) FitNesse
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Java
7 3 (12.00%) JBoss
7 3 (12.00%) MS Project
7 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) People Management
7 3 (12.00%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (12.00%) Programme Governance

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (12.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 10 (40.00%) HP UFT
1 10 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (16.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Analyst
2 14 (56.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Head of Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Software Testing
1 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (48.00%) Defect Management
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) Coaching
4 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (12.00%) People Management
5 3 (12.00%) Programme Governance
5 3 (12.00%) Project Governance
5 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) IIBA
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) PMO
2 2 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
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