The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 101 124 138
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +14
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 262 254 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.71% 2.17% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 2.61% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 221 223 206
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
User Acceptance Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8221 9740 9773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.98% 83.03% 82.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7041 8088 8617
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 287 (55.30%) Finance
2 155 (29.87%) QA
3 147 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (27.36%) SQL
5 115 (22.16%) Banking
6 114 (21.97%) Microsoft
7 102 (19.65%) Project Management
8 96 (18.50%) Business Analysis
9 94 (18.11%) SDLC
10 74 (14.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 72 (13.87%) .NET
12 70 (13.49%) C#
13 69 (13.29%) Degree
14 67 (12.91%) Business Intelligence
15 66 (12.72%) Software Testing
16 64 (12.33%) Test Management
16 64 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
17 62 (11.95%) Oracle
18 60 (11.56%) ISEB
18 60 (11.56%) Equities
18 60 (11.56%) Test Scripting
19 59 (11.37%) Java
20 58 (11.18%) PRINCE2
20 58 (11.18%) Test Automation
21 57 (10.98%) Windows
21 57 (10.98%) SQL Server
22 53 (10.21%) Web Services
23 52 (10.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 51 (9.83%) Back Office
24 51 (9.83%) Fixed Income

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 25 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (1.16%) Apache
4 5 (0.96%) SAS
4 5 (0.96%) IIS
5 4 (0.77%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.77%) Tuxedo
5 4 (0.77%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.58%) JBoss
7 2 (0.39%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.19%) FileNet
8 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 39 (7.51%) MS Office
2 38 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 38 (7.32%) MS Visio
3 13 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.93%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (1.73%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 6 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.96%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.58%) Cognos Planning
8 3 (0.58%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle FAH
8 3 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.58%) Hyperion Enterprise
9 2 (0.39%) SimCorp Dimension
9 2 (0.39%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.50%) Force.com
2 7 (1.35%) SaaS
3 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.93%) Internet
2 3 (0.58%) VPN
3 2 (0.39%) LAN
3 2 (0.39%) WAN
3 2 (0.39%) FTP
3 2 (0.39%) PABX
4 1 (0.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.19%) SSL
4 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.13%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.47%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.31%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.73%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (1.54%) MySQL
9 8 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (1.35%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (1.35%) SAP BW
11 6 (1.16%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.16%) Star Schema
11 6 (1.16%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 48 (9.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (8.86%) Selenium
3 35 (6.74%) SpecFlow
4 34 (6.55%) Cucumber
5 31 (5.97%) FitNesse
6 25 (4.82%) WebDriver
7 14 (2.70%) JIRA
8 11 (2.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 11 (2.12%) HP UFT
8 11 (2.12%) Git (software)
9 6 (1.16%) SilkTest
9 6 (1.16%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.16%) Rational Functional Tester
10 5 (0.96%) Subversion
11 4 (0.77%) Maven
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.39%) Ant
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.39%) TestComplete
12 2 (0.39%) JBehave
General
1 287 (55.30%) Finance
2 115 (22.16%) Banking
3 51 (9.83%) Back Office
4 40 (7.71%) Investment Banking
5 39 (7.51%) Front Office
6 38 (7.32%) Retail
7 22 (4.24%) Financial Institution
8 18 (3.47%) Retail Banking
9 17 (3.28%) Advertising
10 13 (2.50%) Marketing
11 11 (2.12%) Publishing
12 10 (1.93%) Legal
12 10 (1.93%) Telecoms
13 9 (1.73%) General Ledger
14 7 (1.35%) Billing
15 5 (0.96%) Law
16 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
17 2 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
18 1 (0.19%) Games
18 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 256 (49.33%) Analyst
2 129 (24.86%) Business Analyst
3 60 (11.56%) Developer
4 53 (10.21%) Consultant
5 45 (8.67%) Test Analyst
6 43 (8.29%) Test Manager
7 37 (7.13%) Senior Analyst
7 37 (7.13%) QA Analyst
8 28 (5.39%) Tester
9 27 (5.20%) Senior QA Analyst
10 26 (5.01%) Project Manager
11 22 (4.24%) Support Analyst
12 19 (3.66%) Systems Analyst
12 19 (3.66%) Business Manager
13 17 (3.28%) Programme Manager
14 16 (3.08%) Programme Test Manager
14 16 (3.08%) Salesforce.com Consultant
15 15 (2.89%) Business Systems Analyst
16 14 (2.70%) Functional Consultant
16 14 (2.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (13.87%) .NET
2 53 (10.21%) Web Services
3 41 (7.90%) XML
4 36 (6.94%) ASP.NET
4 36 (6.94%) HTML
5 35 (6.74%) Gherkin
6 22 (4.24%) jQuery
7 17 (3.28%) WPF
8 14 (2.70%) SOAP
8 14 (2.70%) RESTful
9 12 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (2.31%) CSS
9 12 (2.31%) WCF
10 11 (2.12%) Silverlight
10 11 (2.12%) REST
11 9 (1.73%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (1.35%) XBRL
12 7 (1.35%) HTML5
13 6 (1.16%) JSP
13 6 (1.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (11.56%) Equities
3 52 (10.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 51 (9.83%) Fixed Income
5 45 (8.67%) Derivative
6 30 (5.78%) Client/Server
7 27 (5.20%) Computer Science
8 18 (3.47%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.31%) User Experience
10 11 (2.12%) Kindle
11 9 (1.73%) Contract for Difference
12 8 (1.54%) Replication
13 7 (1.35%) Market Risk
13 7 (1.35%) Reference Data
13 7 (1.35%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.96%) Equity Derivative
14 5 (0.96%) Online Banking
15 4 (0.77%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.77%) SWIFT
16 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.98%) Windows
2 30 (5.78%) UNIX
3 28 (5.39%) Linux
4 8 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.77%) Android
7 3 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.19%) AIX
8 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (19.65%) Project Management
3 96 (18.50%) Business Analysis
4 94 (18.11%) SDLC
5 74 (14.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 67 (12.91%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (12.72%) Software Testing
8 64 (12.33%) Test Management
9 60 (11.56%) Test Scripting
10 58 (11.18%) Test Automation
10 58 (11.18%) PRINCE2
11 43 (8.29%) Migration
12 41 (7.90%) System Testing
13 40 (7.71%) BDD
13 40 (7.71%) CRM
14 37 (7.13%) Scrum
15 35 (6.74%) Requirements Analysis
15 35 (6.74%) ITIL
15 35 (6.74%) Change Management
16 34 (6.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (27.36%) SQL
2 70 (13.49%) C#
3 59 (11.37%) Java
4 33 (6.36%) JavaScript
5 26 (5.01%) T-SQL
5 26 (5.01%) Ruby
6 22 (4.24%) Python
7 16 (3.08%) PHP
7 16 (3.08%) PL/SQL
8 12 (2.31%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.35%) Perl
10 6 (1.16%) C++
10 6 (1.16%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.16%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.16%) C
11 4 (0.77%) VBA
12 3 (0.58%) VBScript
12 3 (0.58%) VB
12 3 (0.58%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.19%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 69 (13.29%) Degree
2 60 (11.56%) ISEB
3 37 (7.13%) PMI Certification
4 35 (6.74%) PMP
5 34 (6.55%) ISTQB
6 19 (3.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (2.12%) MBA
8 9 (1.73%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.73%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.73%) ACCA
8 9 (1.73%) CIMA
9 7 (1.35%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.58%) CBAP
12 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.39%) MCP
12 2 (0.39%) CCNA
13 1 (0.19%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.19%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (29.87%) QA
2 11 (2.12%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.73%) Solvency II
4 8 (1.54%) MiFID
5 7 (1.35%) SLA
6 1 (0.19%) Basel II
6 1 (0.19%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (0.58%) zsh
2 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (2.89%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.93%) Puppet
2 10 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.96%) Capistrano
3 5 (0.96%) Nagios
4 4 (0.77%) Control-M
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.39%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 114 (21.97%) Microsoft
2 62 (11.95%) Oracle
3 22 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
4 16 (3.08%) SAP
5 12 (2.31%) HP
6 11 (2.12%) Hyperion
7 10 (1.93%) PeopleSoft
7 10 (1.93%) Bloomberg
8 9 (1.73%) Informatica
8 9 (1.73%) CA
9 7 (1.35%) Nintex
10 5 (0.96%) FactSet
10 5 (0.96%) Reuters
10 5 (0.96%) IBM
10 5 (0.96%) Sybase
11 4 (0.77%) Sun
11 4 (0.77%) Mantas
11 4 (0.77%) Actimize
12 3 (0.58%) OpenText
12 3 (0.58%) Serena
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 65k + package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Experian
Salary: Great Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-90K
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + full range of benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Nice
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago