The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 137 140 160
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2107 2059 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.12% 2.07% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.52% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 1634 1431
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
User Acceptance Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82183 81805 80664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.86% 82.39% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 67588 65765 67902
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in England

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in England

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -32 879 £52,500 -0.94% 113
South East +47 464 £42,500 +6.25% 55
Yorkshire -16 166 £40,000 +14.28% 24
East of England +46 153 £45,000 +12.50% 14
North West +40 147 £38,000 -5.00% 17
West Midlands -12 138 £37,500 -21.05% 23
East Midlands +58 77 £35,000 -2.77% 11
South West -32 73 £42,500 +13.33% 12
North East -10 8 £62,500 +152.52% 5
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1508 (36.74%) Agile Software Development
2 1470 (35.81%) Finance
3 1048 (25.53%) SQL
4 929 (22.63%) QA
5 714 (17.39%) ISEB
6 689 (16.78%) Project Management
7 683 (16.64%) Business Analysis
8 680 (16.57%) Microsoft
9 620 (15.10%) Test Scripting
10 611 (14.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 512 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
12 482 (11.74%) Degree
13 480 (11.69%) Banking
14 471 (11.47%) Oracle
15 458 (11.16%) SQL Server
15 458 (11.16%) .NET
15 458 (11.16%) System Testing
16 457 (11.13%) Scrum
17 428 (10.43%) MS Excel
18 424 (10.33%) Waterfall
19 417 (10.16%) Software Testing
20 409 (9.96%) Java
21 393 (9.57%) C#
22 377 (9.18%) Retail
23 371 (9.04%) ISTQB
24 358 (8.72%) Test Management
25 352 (8.57%) Selenium
26 351 (8.55%) Test Strategy
27 350 (8.53%) Change Management
28 316 (7.70%) Regression Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 179 (4.36%) SharePoint
2 106 (2.58%) IIS
3 70 (1.71%) CMS
4 48 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 39 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 36 (0.88%) Apache
7 32 (0.78%) Drupal
8 25 (0.61%) Confluence
9 23 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
10 22 (0.54%) WebSphere
10 22 (0.54%) nginx
11 19 (0.46%) JBoss
11 19 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
12 18 (0.44%) SAS
13 17 (0.41%) Tomcat
14 14 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (0.34%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 11 (0.27%) MS Exchange
17 8 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 428 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 294 (7.16%) MS Office
3 141 (3.43%) MS Visio
4 77 (1.88%) MS Project
5 71 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 38 (0.93%) InfoPath
7 13 (0.32%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.17%) FreeHand
9 7 (0.17%) Fireworks
10 5 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.097%) SPSS
11 4 (0.097%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.024%) Mingle
12 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.024%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.024%) InDesign
12 1 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 79 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 68 (1.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 67 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
4 53 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
5 41 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
6 40 (0.97%) Oracle Cash Management
6 40 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
7 37 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
8 36 (0.88%) SAP FI
9 35 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
9 35 (0.85%) SAP CO
10 32 (0.78%) Markit EDM
11 27 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
12 21 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
12 21 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
13 15 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
14 14 (0.34%) Summit
14 14 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
15 13 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 12 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 57 (1.39%) SaaS
2 41 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (0.58%) IaaS
5 11 (0.27%) Force.com
6 10 (0.24%) Office 365
7 8 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
8 7 (0.17%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.15%) PaaS
10 4 (0.097%) Yammer
11 2 (0.049%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.049%) Amazon AWS
12 1 (0.024%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.024%) Heroku
12 1 (0.024%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 60 (1.46%) Internet
2 41 (1.00%) Intranet
3 31 (0.76%) SAN
4 29 (0.71%) Firewall
4 29 (0.71%) Extranet
5 22 (0.54%) iSCSI
6 21 (0.51%) HTTP
7 19 (0.46%) FTP
8 17 (0.41%) VoIP
9 11 (0.27%) LDAP
10 10 (0.24%) Wireless
10 10 (0.24%) DNS
10 10 (0.24%) WAN
10 10 (0.24%) LAN
11 9 (0.22%) SSL
12 8 (0.19%) SMS
13 7 (0.17%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.15%) SMTP
15 5 (0.12%) LTE
15 5 (0.12%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 458 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 160 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
3 137 (3.34%) Oracle Database
4 128 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 124 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 119 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 116 (2.83%) MySQL
8 87 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 77 (1.88%) Relational Database
10 70 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 52 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 51 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
13 44 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
14 37 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
15 36 (0.88%) QlikView
16 35 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
17 25 (0.61%) SAP BW
18 24 (0.58%) SAP BI
19 23 (0.56%) Big Data
19 23 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 352 (8.57%) Selenium
2 239 (5.82%) JIRA
3 152 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 151 (3.68%) WebDriver
5 125 (3.05%) Visual Studio
6 122 (2.97%) Jenkins
7 106 (2.58%) QuickTest Pro
8 84 (2.05%) Git (software)
9 72 (1.75%) Cucumber
10 67 (1.63%) SoapUI
11 58 (1.41%) Subversion
12 56 (1.36%) TeamCity
13 44 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 43 (1.05%) JMeter
15 41 (1.00%) JUnit
16 40 (0.97%) SpecFlow
17 37 (0.90%) FitNesse
18 36 (0.88%) WatiN
19 30 (0.73%) Toad
20 28 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 1470 (35.81%) Finance
2 480 (11.69%) Banking
3 377 (9.18%) Retail
4 193 (4.70%) Telecoms
5 184 (4.48%) Marketing
6 155 (3.78%) Investment Banking
7 146 (3.56%) Front Office
8 122 (2.97%) Back Office
9 103 (2.51%) Advertising
10 79 (1.92%) Legal
11 76 (1.85%) Manufacturing
12 74 (1.80%) Publishing
13 64 (1.56%) Retail Banking
14 51 (1.24%) Games
15 40 (0.97%) Billing
16 31 (0.76%) Financial Institution
17 22 (0.54%) Aerospace
17 22 (0.54%) Automotive
18 15 (0.37%) Law
18 15 (0.37%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2029 (49.43%) Analyst
2 1156 (28.16%) Business Analyst
3 516 (12.57%) Test Analyst
4 390 (9.50%) Developer
5 294 (7.16%) Test Manager
6 286 (6.97%) Consultant
7 279 (6.80%) Tester
8 249 (6.07%) Senior Analyst
9 222 (5.41%) Project Manager
10 138 (3.36%) Systems Analyst
11 130 (3.17%) Test Leader
12 125 (3.05%) Agile Business Analyst
13 114 (2.78%) Senior Business Analyst
14 108 (2.63%) Support Analyst
15 99 (2.41%) Applications Support
16 85 (2.07%) Senior Test Analyst
17 83 (2.02%) .NET Developer
18 78 (1.90%) Junior
19 75 (1.83%) Test Engineer
20 74 (1.80%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (11.16%) .NET
2 269 (6.55%) HTML
3 262 (6.38%) XML
4 181 (4.41%) ASP.NET
5 172 (4.19%) Web Services
6 136 (3.31%) CSS
7 130 (3.17%) jQuery
8 85 (2.07%) .NET Framework
9 71 (1.73%) Middleware
10 66 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 65 (1.58%) Ajax
12 64 (1.56%) WCF
13 57 (1.39%) HTML5
14 46 (1.12%) LAMP
15 44 (1.07%) SOAP
16 43 (1.05%) XHTML
16 43 (1.05%) WPF
17 41 (1.00%) RESTful
18 38 (0.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 34 (0.83%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 512 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
2 187 (4.56%) Management Information System
3 119 (2.90%) User Experience
4 115 (2.80%) Mobile App
5 114 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 100 (2.44%) Derivative
7 95 (2.31%) Credit Risk
8 94 (2.29%) FMCG
9 81 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 66 (1.61%) Statistics
11 64 (1.56%) Equities
12 54 (1.32%) Fixed Income
12 54 (1.32%) Open Source
13 50 (1.22%) Replication
14 46 (1.12%) Data Integration
15 41 (1.00%) Mathematics
16 40 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
17 38 (0.93%) Client/Server
18 37 (0.90%) Market Risk
19 32 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 266 (6.48%) Windows
2 187 (4.56%) Linux
3 114 (2.78%) UNIX
4 51 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (1.05%) Android
6 38 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 25 (0.61%) Windows 7
8 23 (0.56%) Solaris
9 20 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (0.44%) Ubuntu
11 11 (0.27%) Windows XP
12 10 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.24%) Windows Phone
12 10 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
12 10 (0.24%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.17%) HPUX
14 6 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.097%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.097%) SUSE
15 4 (0.097%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1508 (36.74%) Agile Software Development
2 689 (16.78%) Project Management
3 683 (16.64%) Business Analysis
4 620 (15.10%) Test Scripting
5 611 (14.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 458 (11.16%) System Testing
7 457 (11.13%) Scrum
8 424 (10.33%) Waterfall
9 417 (10.16%) Software Testing
10 358 (8.72%) Test Management
11 351 (8.55%) Test Strategy
12 350 (8.53%) Change Management
13 316 (7.70%) Regression Testing
13 316 (7.70%) PRINCE2
14 309 (7.53%) UML
15 295 (7.19%) Use Case
16 288 (7.02%) Test Automation
17 287 (6.99%) Integration Testing
18 282 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
19 279 (6.80%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1048 (25.53%) SQL
2 409 (9.96%) Java
3 393 (9.57%) C#
4 269 (6.55%) JavaScript
5 150 (3.65%) PL/SQL
6 148 (3.61%) T-SQL
7 134 (3.26%) PowerShell
8 126 (3.07%) PHP
9 111 (2.70%) Python
10 83 (2.02%) Ruby
11 82 (2.00%) VB
12 81 (1.97%) C++
13 65 (1.58%) C
14 61 (1.49%) Perl
15 58 (1.41%) VBA
16 37 (0.90%) Shell Script
17 34 (0.83%) Bash Shell
18 33 (0.80%) VB.NET
19 22 (0.54%) VBScript
20 20 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 714 (17.39%) ISEB
2 482 (11.74%) Degree
3 371 (9.04%) ISTQB
4 130 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 79 (1.92%) PMI Certification
6 78 (1.90%) VCP4
7 74 (1.80%) PMP
8 65 (1.58%) Security Cleared
9 51 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 44 (1.07%) SC Cleared
11 29 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 26 (0.63%) MBA
13 24 (0.58%) HND
14 22 (0.54%) AWS Certification
15 20 (0.49%) ACCA
15 20 (0.49%) CIMA
16 16 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 12 (0.29%) MCITP
17 12 (0.29%) DV Cleared
17 12 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 929 (22.63%) QA
2 49 (1.19%) SLA
3 33 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 22 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.54%) Solvency II
6 20 (0.49%) EMIR
7 16 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
8 12 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.24%) MiFID
9 10 (0.24%) CRD IV
10 9 (0.22%) Basel II
11 8 (0.19%) Data Quality
12 6 (0.15%) COBIT
13 4 (0.097%) HL7
13 4 (0.097%) FATCA
13 4 (0.097%) COREP
13 4 (0.097%) FINREP
14 3 (0.073%) WAI
14 3 (0.073%) DICOM
System Software
1 78 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 49 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.19%) XenApp
6 7 (0.17%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.15%) vSphere
8 4 (0.097%) OCFS2
8 4 (0.097%) Cygwin
9 3 (0.073%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.049%) vCloud
11 1 (0.024%) Docker
11 1 (0.024%) Firmware
11 1 (0.024%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 227 (5.53%) HP Quality Center
2 63 (1.53%) Puppet
3 54 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (0.54%) ZABBIX
4 22 (0.54%) logstash
4 22 (0.54%) Vagrant
4 22 (0.54%) Kibana
4 22 (0.54%) Graphite
5 19 (0.46%) Zenoss
5 19 (0.46%) Nagios
6 13 (0.32%) SCCM
7 9 (0.22%) SCOM
8 8 (0.19%) Tivoli
8 8 (0.19%) Control-M
9 7 (0.17%) Data Guard
9 7 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.12%) WSUS
11 4 (0.097%) Foglight
11 4 (0.097%) Legato
12 2 (0.049%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 680 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 471 (11.47%) Oracle
3 242 (5.90%) SAP
4 163 (3.97%) HP
5 92 (2.24%) VMware
6 76 (1.85%) Business Objects
7 62 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
8 59 (1.44%) Telerik
9 54 (1.32%) IBM
10 45 (1.10%) Siebel
11 40 (0.97%) Google
12 39 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
13 36 (0.88%) Cognos
14 32 (0.78%) Citrix
15 28 (0.68%) Red Hat
16 26 (0.63%) Hyperion
16 26 (0.63%) Vermilion
17 24 (0.58%) Informatica
18 23 (0.56%) New Relic
19 22 (0.54%) Splunk
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37575 - £40850 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 23 days holidays + bank holidays Pension Priva
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + An excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £330 - £380 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65K-£75k neg + package.
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £34000.00 - £36500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday