The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 43 55 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 12 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.17% 1.42% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 1.76% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 9
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
User Acceptance Testing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
309 284 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 81.53% 80.68% 71.76%
Number of salaries quoted 271 237 149
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £71,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Cheltenham

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (75.00%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) MCTS
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.25%) MCITP
6 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.25%) NAS
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
6 1 (6.25%) SaaS
6 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
6 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Straight-Through Processing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Business Analyst
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Business Data Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Change Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Change Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCTS
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) F5
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) McAfee