The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 100 102 121
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.01% 0.61% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.76% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 6
Average salary £50,000 £36,672 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.34% -0.21%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1505 1179 1612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.74% 79.45% 74.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 982 1379
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 20 (47.62%) Degree
2 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) SQL
4 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Regression Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 8 (19.05%) ISEB
6 8 (19.05%) ERP
6 8 (19.05%) Finance
6 8 (19.05%) Quality Management
6 8 (19.05%) Programme Management
6 8 (19.05%) Resource Management
6 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 7 (16.67%) .NET
7 7 (16.67%) Oracle
8 6 (14.29%) ITIL
8 6 (14.29%) CRM
8 6 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (11.90%) SWOT Analysis
9 5 (11.90%) QA
9 5 (11.90%) QlikView
9 5 (11.90%) Use Case
9 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
9 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
9 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
9 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
9 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) FormScape
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
1 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Selenium
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (7.14%) JUnit
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (7.14%) NUnit
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Publishing
2 5 (11.90%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Business Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Test Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Software Test Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) QA Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Head of Technology
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Business Systems Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior SAP Test Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.38%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (2.38%) SAP Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Software Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) iPhone
1 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
2 1 (2.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
3 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
3 10 (23.81%) Regression Testing
4 8 (19.05%) ERP
4 8 (19.05%) Quality Management
4 8 (19.05%) Programme Management
4 8 (19.05%) Resource Management
4 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 6 (14.29%) ITIL
6 6 (14.29%) CRM
6 6 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) SWOT Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Use Case
7 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.90%) Project Management
7 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) Scala
3 3 (7.14%) C#
3 3 (7.14%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) GxP
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com