Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 88 65
Rank change year-on-year +8 -23 +45
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 68 48 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.95% 2.25% 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 2.42% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 99
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,900 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,300 £50,250 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.30% -14.44% +20.00%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2115 1982 2357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.88% 92.70% 91.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1074 1505
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Glasgow

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Glasgow

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 39 (57.35%) Finance
2 30 (44.12%) SQL
3 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
6 18 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (25.00%) User Stories
7 17 (25.00%) SDLC
7 17 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (23.53%) C#
8 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 15 (22.06%) QA
10 14 (20.59%) PL/SQL
11 13 (19.12%) Banking
11 13 (19.12%) Business Analysis
12 12 (17.65%) SAP
12 12 (17.65%) MS Visio
12 12 (17.65%) Analytics
13 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (14.71%) Requirements Management
13 10 (14.71%) ETL
13 10 (14.71%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (13.24%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (13.24%) Test Scripting
15 8 (11.76%) Oracle
16 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (10.29%) Scrum
16 7 (10.29%) Management Information System

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (7.35%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (4.41%) Confluence
3 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 2 (2.94%) CMS
3 2 (2.94%) Moodle
3 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.47%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.94%) Adaptiv
3 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) BlazeMeter
1 2 (2.94%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) FTP
2 2 (2.94%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 17 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (13.24%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (10.29%) Qlik Sense
6 6 (8.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (7.35%) MS Access
8 4 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.88%) Power BI
9 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.47%) DB2
10 1 (1.47%) QlikView
10 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.94%) JMeter
2 2 (2.94%) Selenium
2 2 (2.94%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.94%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.47%) JUnit
General
1 39 (57.35%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Electronics
3 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Legal
3 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.35%) Marketing
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.41%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Front Office
6 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (55.88%) Analyst
2 22 (32.35%) Business Analyst
3 15 (22.06%) Developer
4 8 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Business Systems Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 4 (5.88%) SAP BusinessObjects Specialist
8 4 (5.88%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Analytics Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Business Analytics Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Customer Analytics Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) SAP Business Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Support Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) WPF
2 3 (4.41%) XML
3 2 (2.94%) EDI
3 2 (2.94%) EDIFACT
3 2 (2.94%) Spring
3 2 (2.94%) Swing
4 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.47%) HTML
4 1 (1.47%) J2SE
4 1 (1.47%) jQuery
4 1 (1.47%) JSON
4 1 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.94%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.94%) Learning Management System
3 2 (2.94%) TRADACOMS
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Unix
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (25.00%) SDLC
3 17 (25.00%) User Stories
4 13 (19.12%) Business Analysis
5 12 (17.65%) Analytics
6 10 (14.71%) ETL
6 10 (14.71%) Requirements Management
6 10 (14.71%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (13.24%) Test Scripting
8 7 (10.29%) Data Analytics
8 7 (10.29%) ITIL
8 7 (10.29%) Scrum
8 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.29%) System Testing
8 7 (10.29%) Workflow
9 6 (8.82%) Business Process Mapping
9 6 (8.82%) Data Analysis
9 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
9 6 (8.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) SQL
2 16 (23.53%) C#
3 14 (20.59%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.82%) VB
5 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.88%) Java
7 2 (2.94%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.94%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (2.94%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.47%) C++
8 1 (1.47%) Perl
8 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) ISEB
2 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) Basel III
3 1 (1.47%) GDPR
3 1 (1.47%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.65%) SAP
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) Adobe
4 2 (2.94%) Blackboard
4 2 (2.94%) SunGard
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) Cognos
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.47%) Sybase
5 1 (1.47%) VMware