The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 65 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.20% 1.06% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.20% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -32.03%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
User Acceptance Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
508 581 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 87.14% 87.90% 85.24%
Number of salaries quoted 440 430 620
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Dorset

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth +2 4 - -
Poole -13 2 £31,125 -4.23%
Bournemouth +14 1 £35,000 -15.15%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Use Case
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) MQSeries
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Middleware
4 3 (30.00%) webMethods
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) SOA

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (30.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Temenos T24
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) IT Business Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) CRM Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Test Management
2 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (40.00%) Use Case
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 4 (40.00%) Workflow Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Green Hat
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) webMethods
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) SAP