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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 43 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.40% 1.68% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 2.31% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 6
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
254 216 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 86.39% 72.73% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 236 181 148
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (100.00%) Finance
2 17 (80.95%) Spreadsheet
3 15 (71.43%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) QA
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) .NET
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) Selenium
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Test Planning

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Analyst
2 17 (80.95%) Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Business Data Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Change Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
2 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
2 1 (4.76%) Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
2 1 (4.76%) OO
2 1 (4.76%) Project Management
2 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft