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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 63 57
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 26 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.13% 2.57% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.80% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 29
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +18.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 1122 1107 1249
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.89% 91.71% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 684 632 762
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 20 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 20 (57.14%) Defect Management
2 17 (48.57%) HP UFT
3 13 (37.14%) ISTQB
3 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Finance
4 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
4 12 (34.29%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (31.43%) Test Scripting
5 11 (31.43%) Selenium
5 11 (31.43%) SDLC
6 10 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (25.71%) Degree
7 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
7 9 (25.71%) HP
7 9 (25.71%) Cognizant
7 9 (25.71%) Windows
7 9 (25.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (25.71%) Integration Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Test Management
7 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
7 9 (25.71%) Test Strategy
7 9 (25.71%) V-Model
8 8 (22.86%) SpecFlow
8 8 (22.86%) Gherkin
8 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
8 8 (22.86%) SQL

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring 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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) HP UFT
2 11 (31.43%) Selenium
3 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
3 8 (22.86%) SpecFlow
4 6 (17.14%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Analyst
2 23 (65.71%) Test Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Software Tester
3 3 (8.57%) Tester
4 2 (5.71%) Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Angular Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Automation Tester
4 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) C# Architect
4 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.71%) DBA
4 2 (5.71%) Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Defect Management
1 20 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
4 11 (31.43%) SDLC
4 11 (31.43%) Test Scripting
5 10 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
5 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (25.71%) Integration Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Test Management
6 9 (25.71%) Test Strategy
6 9 (25.71%) V-Model
6 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
7 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.57%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Workload Management
9 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) ISTQB
2 9 (25.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (25.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) IIBA
3 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Cognizant
2 9 (25.71%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Eximius Group Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 11 days ago