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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 142 142 142
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2150 2272 2115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.09% 2.03% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.48% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 1897 1709
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £69,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
85798 91789 83056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.25% 82.06% 80.38%
Number of salaries quoted 70149 74708 69088
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -24 948 £52,500 - 111
South East +56 426 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Yorkshire +12 207 £40,000 +14.28% 14
West Midlands -9 132 £37,500 -16.66% 15
East of England +1 125 £47,500 +18.75% 11
East Midlands +67 114 £35,000 - 14
South West -34 99 £41,250 -0.60% 11
North West -28 83 £37,500 -6.25% 23
North East -7 6 £45,000 +73.07% 2
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 1558 (37.06%) Finance
2 1505 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
3 1040 (24.74%) SQL
4 924 (21.98%) QA
5 762 (18.13%) Project Management
6 754 (17.94%) ISEB
7 669 (15.91%) Business Analysis
8 644 (15.32%) Microsoft
9 607 (14.44%) Test Scripting
10 587 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
11 585 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 523 (12.44%) Degree
13 521 (12.39%) Banking
14 481 (11.44%) Scrum
15 470 (11.18%) Oracle
16 451 (10.73%) Software Testing
17 446 (10.61%) System Testing
18 436 (10.37%) .NET
19 430 (10.23%) Java
20 411 (9.78%) MS Excel
21 410 (9.75%) SQL Server
22 401 (9.54%) Retail
23 386 (9.18%) ISTQB
23 386 (9.18%) Test Strategy
24 385 (9.16%) Waterfall
25 381 (9.06%) PRINCE2
26 374 (8.90%) Change Management
27 355 (8.44%) Test Management
28 351 (8.35%) Regression Testing
29 349 (8.30%) C#

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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
1 173 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 104 (2.47%) IIS
3 66 (1.57%) Apache
3 66 (1.57%) CMS
4 42 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 37 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 28 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (0.62%) Drupal
8 25 (0.59%) Confluence
9 24 (0.57%) nginx
10 20 (0.48%) WebSphere
11 17 (0.40%) Tomcat
11 17 (0.40%) JBoss
12 16 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
13 15 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (0.31%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 12 (0.29%) SAS
15 12 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 411 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 291 (6.92%) MS Office
3 152 (3.62%) MS Visio
4 94 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 80 (1.90%) MS Project
6 26 (0.62%) InfoPath
7 12 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.26%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.19%) PowerPivot
11 5 (0.12%) Mingle
12 4 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.095%) FastStats
12 4 (0.095%) FreeHand
12 4 (0.095%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.048%) SPSS
14 1 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.024%) RoboHelp
14 1 (0.024%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 80 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
2 65 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 63 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 55 (1.31%) Oracle General Ledger
5 52 (1.24%) Oracle Receivables
6 48 (1.14%) SAP FI
7 47 (1.12%) SAP CO
7 47 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 46 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
9 44 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
10 37 (0.88%) Oracle Cash Management
11 31 (0.74%) Oracle Assets
12 29 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 20 (0.48%) Markit EDM
14 17 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
15 14 (0.33%) Summit
15 14 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
16 12 (0.29%) PeopleSoft Financials
16 12 (0.29%) SAP SCM
17 11 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 64 (1.52%) SaaS
2 47 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 37 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (0.57%) IaaS
6 15 (0.36%) Google Analytics
7 10 (0.24%) Office 365
8 8 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
9 7 (0.17%) Veeva
10 5 (0.12%) PaaS
11 4 (0.095%) Yammer
11 4 (0.095%) SuccessFactors
12 3 (0.071%) Adobe Analytics
12 3 (0.071%) Lucidchart
12 3 (0.071%) GitHub
12 3 (0.071%) Force.com
13 2 (0.048%) Silverpop
13 2 (0.048%) Pure360
14 1 (0.024%) Trello
14 1 (0.024%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 54 (1.28%) Internet
2 30 (0.71%) Intranet
3 28 (0.67%) SAN
4 24 (0.57%) iSCSI
4 24 (0.57%) Firewall
5 21 (0.50%) Extranet
5 21 (0.50%) FTP
6 19 (0.45%) VoIP
7 17 (0.40%) HTTP
8 12 (0.29%) WAN
8 12 (0.29%) LAN
9 11 (0.26%) DMZ
10 10 (0.24%) LDAP
10 10 (0.24%) DNS
11 9 (0.21%) SSL
11 9 (0.21%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.19%) Unified Communications
12 8 (0.19%) SMS
13 7 (0.17%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (9.75%) SQL Server
2 172 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
3 139 (3.31%) Oracle Database
4 133 (3.16%) MySQL
5 123 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 122 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 85 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 84 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 77 (1.83%) Relational Database
10 64 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
11 56 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
12 54 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
13 48 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 46 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
15 31 (0.74%) QlikView
16 28 (0.67%) Big Data
16 28 (0.67%) NoSQL
17 27 (0.64%) Oracle9i Database
17 27 (0.64%) RDBMS
18 23 (0.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 336 (7.99%) Selenium
2 241 (5.73%) JIRA
3 151 (3.59%) WebDriver
4 148 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 128 (3.04%) Jenkins
6 102 (2.43%) QuickTest Pro
7 82 (1.95%) Visual Studio
8 75 (1.78%) Cucumber
9 74 (1.76%) Git (software)
10 69 (1.64%) SoapUI
11 65 (1.55%) TeamCity
12 53 (1.26%) Subversion
13 50 (1.19%) LoadRunner
14 48 (1.14%) SpecFlow
15 42 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 41 (0.98%) FitNesse
17 39 (0.93%) JMeter
18 37 (0.88%) JUnit
19 34 (0.81%) WatiN
20 33 (0.78%) Hudson
General
1 1558 (37.06%) Finance
2 521 (12.39%) Banking
3 401 (9.54%) Retail
4 204 (4.85%) Telecoms
5 181 (4.31%) Marketing
6 165 (3.92%) Investment Banking
7 141 (3.35%) Back Office
8 127 (3.02%) Front Office
9 97 (2.31%) Advertising
10 96 (2.28%) Retail Banking
11 89 (2.12%) Manufacturing
12 62 (1.47%) Legal
13 55 (1.31%) Publishing
14 48 (1.14%) Games
15 39 (0.93%) Financial Institution
16 38 (0.90%) Billing
17 34 (0.81%) General Ledger
18 31 (0.74%) Automotive
19 17 (0.40%) Aerospace
20 12 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 2112 (50.24%) Analyst
2 1192 (28.35%) Business Analyst
3 547 (13.01%) Test Analyst
4 364 (8.66%) Developer
5 317 (7.54%) Consultant
6 313 (7.45%) Test Manager
7 309 (7.35%) Tester
8 262 (6.23%) Senior Analyst
9 237 (5.64%) Project Manager
10 138 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
11 129 (3.07%) Test Leader
12 117 (2.78%) Agile Business Analyst
13 112 (2.66%) Support Analyst
13 112 (2.66%) Senior Business Analyst
14 111 (2.64%) Applications Support
15 105 (2.50%) Junior
16 97 (2.31%) Senior Test Analyst
17 93 (2.21%) QA Analyst
18 92 (2.19%) DevOps Engineer
19 83 (1.97%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (10.37%) .NET
2 263 (6.26%) XML
3 247 (5.88%) HTML
4 181 (4.31%) Web Services
5 144 (3.43%) ASP.NET
6 128 (3.04%) CSS
7 120 (2.85%) jQuery
8 79 (1.88%) Middleware
9 74 (1.76%) .NET Framework
10 60 (1.43%) Ajax
11 56 (1.33%) WCF
12 54 (1.28%) RESTful
13 53 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 51 (1.21%) HTML5
14 51 (1.21%) Spring
15 46 (1.09%) Gherkin
16 42 (1.00%) SOAP
17 38 (0.90%) WPF
18 36 (0.86%) REST
18 36 (0.86%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 587 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
2 167 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 129 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 120 (2.85%) User Experience
5 114 (2.71%) Mobile App
6 102 (2.43%) Derivative
7 96 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 88 (2.09%) FMCG
9 72 (1.71%) Credit Risk
10 70 (1.67%) Replication
11 62 (1.47%) Equities
12 61 (1.45%) Data Integration
13 58 (1.38%) Fixed Income
14 57 (1.36%) Statistics
15 52 (1.24%) Open Source
16 48 (1.14%) Client/Server
17 43 (1.02%) Mathematics
18 41 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
19 29 (0.69%) Data Extraction
20 28 (0.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 283 (6.73%) Windows
2 212 (5.04%) Linux
3 143 (3.40%) UNIX
4 60 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (1.05%) Android
6 40 (0.95%) Ubuntu
6 40 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 33 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 20 (0.48%) Solaris
9 18 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.38%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.26%) Windows Phone
12 10 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
13 9 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.12%) HPUX
15 4 (0.095%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.071%) SUSE
17 2 (0.048%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1505 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
2 762 (18.13%) Project Management
3 669 (15.91%) Business Analysis
4 607 (14.44%) Test Scripting
5 585 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 481 (11.44%) Scrum
7 451 (10.73%) Software Testing
8 446 (10.61%) System Testing
9 386 (9.18%) Test Strategy
10 385 (9.16%) Waterfall
11 381 (9.06%) PRINCE2
12 374 (8.90%) Change Management
13 355 (8.44%) Test Management
14 351 (8.35%) Regression Testing
15 328 (7.80%) Use Case
16 327 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
17 324 (7.71%) Test Automation
18 314 (7.47%) UML
19 303 (7.21%) E-Commerce
20 281 (6.68%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1040 (24.74%) SQL
2 430 (10.23%) Java
3 349 (8.30%) C#
4 240 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 149 (3.54%) PL/SQL
6 145 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 139 (3.31%) PowerShell
8 138 (3.28%) Python
9 135 (3.21%) PHP
10 113 (2.69%) Ruby
11 86 (2.05%) Perl
12 64 (1.52%) C++
13 61 (1.45%) C
14 53 (1.26%) Shell Script
15 52 (1.24%) Bash Shell
16 48 (1.14%) VB
17 35 (0.83%) VBA
18 22 (0.52%) VB.NET
19 18 (0.43%) VBScript
20 15 (0.36%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 754 (17.94%) ISEB
2 523 (12.44%) Degree
3 386 (9.18%) ISTQB
4 134 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 103 (2.45%) PMI Certification
6 97 (2.31%) PMP
7 75 (1.78%) Security Cleared
8 55 (1.31%) SC Cleared
9 41 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 36 (0.86%) MBA
11 31 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 30 (0.71%) CIMA
13 28 (0.67%) ACCA
14 24 (0.57%) AWS Certification
15 19 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
16 11 (0.26%) HND
16 11 (0.26%) DV Cleared
16 11 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 11 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 10 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 924 (21.98%) QA
2 47 (1.12%) SLA
3 38 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (0.74%) ISO 9001
5 28 (0.67%) Solvency II
6 25 (0.59%) PCI DSS
7 24 (0.57%) FISMA
8 22 (0.52%) Data Quality
8 22 (0.52%) EMIR
9 19 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 16 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
11 15 (0.36%) CRD IV
12 10 (0.24%) MiFID
13 8 (0.19%) Basel II
14 6 (0.14%) COREP
14 6 (0.14%) FINREP
14 6 (0.14%) COBIT
15 4 (0.095%) HL7
15 4 (0.095%) WAI
16 3 (0.071%) WCAG
System Software
1 59 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 42 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.12%) XenApp
8 4 (0.095%) OCFS2
8 4 (0.095%) Cygwin
9 3 (0.071%) vSphere
10 2 (0.048%) Docker
11 1 (0.024%) Firmware
11 1 (0.024%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.024%) XenServer
11 1 (0.024%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.024%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.024%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 205 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 81 (1.93%) Puppet
3 76 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (0.95%) Zenoss
5 34 (0.81%) ZABBIX
6 30 (0.71%) Nagios
7 24 (0.57%) Vagrant
7 24 (0.57%) logstash
7 24 (0.57%) Kibana
7 24 (0.57%) Graphite
8 15 (0.36%) Control-M
9 12 (0.29%) SCCM
9 12 (0.29%) Tivoli
10 8 (0.19%) Data Guard
10 8 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (0.17%) SCOM
12 4 (0.095%) Oracle Flashback
12 4 (0.095%) Oozie
12 4 (0.095%) Legato
Vendors
1 644 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 470 (11.18%) Oracle
3 294 (6.99%) SAP
4 155 (3.69%) HP
5 83 (1.97%) Business Objects
6 75 (1.78%) VMware
7 60 (1.43%) IBM
8 56 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 54 (1.28%) Red Hat
10 47 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
11 46 (1.09%) Telerik
12 45 (1.07%) Siebel
13 42 (1.00%) Google
14 37 (0.88%) Teradata
15 28 (0.67%) Cognos
16 27 (0.64%) Tableau
17 26 (0.62%) Informatica
18 24 (0.57%) New Relic
18 24 (0.57%) Splunk
18 24 (0.57%) Hyperion
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Posted: 11 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Engineering
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension,Private Medical, Life Cove
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago