Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 87 75
Rank change year-on-year -44 -12 +42
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 32 44 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.30% 2.22% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 2.39% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 79
Glasgow median annual salary £35,500 £33,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.58% -26.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £35,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £43,375 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £35,500 £34,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.41% -24.44% +12.50%

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 2,344 1,844 2,468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.90% 93.18% 93.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,704 1,142 1,423
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +1.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,275 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,175 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Java
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 12 (37.50%) Oracle
5 11 (34.38%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) C#
6 10 (31.25%) Linux
6 10 (31.25%) Ansible
6 10 (31.25%) SDLC
7 8 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 7 (21.88%) Unix
8 7 (21.88%) OO
8 7 (21.88%) Spring
8 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
8 7 (21.88%) Kanban
9 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 6 (18.75%) Mingle
9 6 (18.75%) UML
9 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
9 6 (18.75%) Citrix
9 6 (18.75%) Perl
9 6 (18.75%) Sybase
9 6 (18.75%) DB2
9 6 (18.75%) VMware
9 6 (18.75%) Migration
9 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
9 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving

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 2 (6.25%) CMS
1 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) Podio
1 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Mingle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (6.25%) BlazeMeter
2 2 (6.25%) BrowserStack
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) DB2
1 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.63%) KDB
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Zephyr
3 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.25%) JMeter
3 2 (6.25%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) Gradle
4 1 (3.13%) Grunt
4 1 (3.13%) gulp
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum Master
5 5 (15.63%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Test Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) AWS Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Spring
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) React
3 1 (3.13%) CSS3
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) J2SE
3 1 (3.13%) Java EE
3 1 (3.13%) JMS
3 1 (3.13%) JSON
3 1 (3.13%) JSP
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) RESTful
3 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Unix
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) SDLC
3 8 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
4 7 (21.88%) Kanban
4 7 (21.88%) OO
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 6 (18.75%) Migration
5 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 6 (18.75%) UML
6 5 (15.63%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) Refactoring
6 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
6 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
7 4 (12.50%) Release Management
7 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 4 (12.50%) System Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) Perl
5 5 (15.63%) C++
5 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Ansible
2 4 (12.50%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Citrix
2 6 (18.75%) Sybase
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.13%) Informatica
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft