Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 83 69
Rank change year-on-year -19 -14 +32
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 52 36 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.28% 1.92% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.08% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 81
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22% +0.84%
10th Percentile £34,375 £30,800 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,625 £51,250 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £38,000 £35,780 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.20% -20.49% -

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 2,124 1,733 2,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.16% 92.38% 91.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,444 1,027 1,494
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £44,471 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.06% +4.64% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,900 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 29 (55.77%) Finance
2 23 (44.23%) SQL
3 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (26.92%) User Stories
6 13 (25.00%) QA
7 12 (23.08%) SDLC
7 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 12 (23.08%) C#
8 11 (21.15%) PL/SQL
8 11 (21.15%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (17.31%) System Testing
9 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
9 9 (17.31%) Requirements Management
9 9 (17.31%) JIRA
9 9 (17.31%) SAP
9 9 (17.31%) ITIL
9 9 (17.31%) MS Visio
10 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 8 (15.38%) Banking
11 7 (13.46%) Oracle
11 7 (13.46%) Release Management
12 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
12 6 (11.54%) .NET
12 6 (11.54%) Java
12 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
12 6 (11.54%) Validation
12 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (9.62%) Oracle EBS

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 4 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) Moodle
2 2 (3.85%) Podio
2 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.85%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 4 (7.69%) BlazeMeter
1 4 (7.69%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) FTP
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
2 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.62%) Qlik Sense
4 4 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (7.69%) Power BI
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.92%) DB2
6 1 (1.92%) MS Access
6 1 (1.92%) QlikView
6 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) JIRA
2 4 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.69%) JMeter
2 4 (7.69%) Selenium
2 4 (7.69%) SpecFlow
2 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) Zephyr
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) Grunt
4 1 (1.92%) gulp
4 1 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 29 (55.77%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Banking
3 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 5 (9.62%) Electronics
4 5 (9.62%) Marketing
4 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.77%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (3.85%) Front Office
6 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Analyst
2 19 (36.54%) Business Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Test Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 4 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects Specialist
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) AWS Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) WPF
3 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (3.85%) EDI
3 2 (3.85%) EDIFACT
3 2 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) J2SE
4 1 (1.92%) JMS
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) React
4 1 (1.92%) Spring
4 1 (1.92%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Learning Management System
3 2 (3.85%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (26.92%) User Stories
4 12 (23.08%) SDLC
5 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
5 9 (17.31%) ITIL
5 9 (17.31%) Requirements Management
5 9 (17.31%) System Testing
6 7 (13.46%) Release Management
7 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.54%) Validation
7 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.62%) Analytics
8 5 (9.62%) Change Management
8 5 (9.62%) Data Analytics
8 5 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (9.62%) Functional Testing
8 5 (9.62%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) SQL
2 12 (23.08%) C#
3 11 (21.15%) PL/SQL
4 6 (11.54%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) ActionScript
5 2 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (3.85%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) ISEB
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Ansible
1 4 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) SAP
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) Adobe
4 2 (3.85%) Blackboard
4 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.85%) SunGard
5 1 (1.92%) Cognos
5 1 (1.92%) Sybase