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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 146 145 152
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2028 1890 2100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.89% 1.87% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.35% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 1538 1714
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
86434 80496 87055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.76% 79.55% 77.99%
Number of salaries quoted 69512 66517 74443
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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
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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 +10 982 £55,000 +4.76% 66
South East +1 389 £42,500 -5.55% 41
Yorkshire +49 182 £35,000 -4.76% 12
East of England -6 127 £45,000 +20.00% 9
North West -32 115 £37,500 - 7
West Midlands -25 103 £42,500 +6.25% 9
South West -16 86 £40,000 +14.28% 8
East Midlands -34 37 £37,500 +15.38% 1
North East -17 4 £36,500 +16.80% 1
Midlands 0 2 £50,000 +13.63%
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 1648 (37.91%) Finance
2 1169 (26.89%) QA
3 1147 (26.39%) SQL
4 846 (19.46%) ISEB
5 768 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
6 751 (17.28%) Project Management
7 730 (16.79%) Business Analysis
8 676 (15.55%) Test Scripting
9 626 (14.40%) Microsoft
10 623 (14.33%) Degree
11 575 (13.23%) SQL Server
12 555 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 541 (12.45%) Oracle
14 533 (12.26%) Banking
15 525 (12.08%) Software Testing
16 499 (11.48%) Scrum
17 464 (10.67%) .NET
18 432 (9.94%) PRINCE2
19 425 (9.78%) C#
20 422 (9.71%) Java
21 396 (9.11%) MS Excel
21 396 (9.11%) System Testing
22 384 (8.83%) Retail
23 360 (8.28%) ISTQB
24 353 (8.12%) Waterfall
25 342 (7.87%) Test Strategy
26 339 (7.80%) Regression Testing
27 333 (7.66%) Test Management
28 328 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
29 312 (7.18%) Selenium

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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
1 213 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 82 (1.89%) CMS
3 69 (1.59%) IIS
4 62 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 41 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 41 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 37 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 37 (0.85%) Tomcat
7 28 (0.64%) Apache
8 25 (0.58%) WebLogic
8 25 (0.58%) Confluence
9 21 (0.48%) SAS
10 14 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
11 13 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (0.18%) Drupal
12 8 (0.18%) Alfresco
13 7 (0.16%) Lync
13 7 (0.16%) Tuxedo
14 6 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 396 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 244 (5.61%) MS Office
3 150 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 75 (1.73%) MS Project
5 67 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 26 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.092%) SPSS
10 3 (0.069%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.046%) FreeHand
11 2 (0.046%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.023%) PaintShop Pro
12 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.023%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 88 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 75 (1.73%) Oracle Applications
3 73 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 63 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
5 62 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
6 56 (1.29%) SAP FI
7 54 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
8 51 (1.17%) Oracle Assets
9 48 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
9 48 (1.10%) SAP CO
10 47 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
11 44 (1.01%) Oracle Cash Management
12 34 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
12 34 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
13 24 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
14 22 (0.51%) Oracle FAH
15 21 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
16 17 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
16 17 (0.39%) PeopleSoft Financials
17 12 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 93 (2.14%) SaaS
2 10 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.16%) Force.com
4 7 (0.16%) PaaS
4 7 (0.16%) Google Apps
4 7 (0.16%) GitHub
5 6 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.023%) Trello
6 1 (0.023%) IaaS
6 1 (0.023%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (1.73%) Internet
2 46 (1.06%) WAN
3 40 (0.92%) Intranet
4 39 (0.90%) Firewall
5 36 (0.83%) LAN
6 34 (0.78%) HTTP
7 27 (0.62%) SMS
8 26 (0.60%) TCP/IP
9 25 (0.58%) LDAP
10 24 (0.55%) DNS
11 19 (0.44%) FTP
12 16 (0.37%) Wireshark
13 15 (0.35%) SAN
14 14 (0.32%) SS7
15 13 (0.30%) ISUP
15 13 (0.30%) INAP
16 12 (0.28%) Extranet
17 9 (0.21%) VoIP
18 8 (0.18%) DMZ
19 7 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 575 (13.23%) SQL Server
2 195 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
3 154 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 140 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 135 (3.11%) Relational Database
6 123 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 84 (1.93%) MySQL
8 82 (1.89%) Oracle Database
9 70 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 65 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
11 63 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 61 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
13 59 (1.36%) Oracle BI EE
14 50 (1.15%) QlikView
15 46 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
16 35 (0.81%) Data Mining
17 33 (0.76%) RDBMS
18 24 (0.55%) Spotfire
19 21 (0.48%) Oracle Discoverer
20 19 (0.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 312 (7.18%) Selenium
2 178 (4.09%) JIRA
3 163 (3.75%) Visual Studio
4 130 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 128 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
6 110 (2.53%) WebDriver
7 105 (2.42%) Jenkins
8 88 (2.02%) LoadRunner
9 82 (1.89%) Toad
9 82 (1.89%) Subversion
10 64 (1.47%) Git (software)
11 45 (1.04%) Cucumber
12 37 (0.85%) Maven
13 33 (0.76%) TestDirector
13 33 (0.76%) Hudson
14 32 (0.74%) Eclipse
15 31 (0.71%) Ant
16 30 (0.69%) FitNesse
17 27 (0.62%) SoapUI
17 27 (0.62%) JUnit
General
1 1648 (37.91%) Finance
2 533 (12.26%) Banking
3 384 (8.83%) Retail
4 213 (4.90%) Investment Banking
5 186 (4.28%) Marketing
6 169 (3.89%) Telecoms
7 159 (3.66%) Back Office
8 122 (2.81%) Advertising
9 99 (2.28%) Publishing
10 95 (2.19%) Front Office
11 82 (1.89%) Legal
12 77 (1.77%) General Ledger
13 60 (1.38%) Manufacturing
14 54 (1.24%) Billing
15 45 (1.04%) Retail Banking
16 42 (0.97%) Law
17 41 (0.94%) Games
18 31 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
18 31 (0.71%) Financial Institution
19 23 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1999 (45.99%) Analyst
2 1153 (26.52%) Business Analyst
3 531 (12.22%) Test Analyst
4 437 (10.05%) Developer
5 399 (9.18%) Consultant
6 351 (8.07%) Test Manager
7 269 (6.19%) Project Manager
8 265 (6.10%) Tester
9 201 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
10 168 (3.86%) Systems Analyst
11 133 (3.06%) Test Engineer
12 126 (2.90%) Business Consultant
13 124 (2.85%) Senior Business Analyst
14 118 (2.71%) Support Analyst
15 106 (2.44%) Test Leader
16 102 (2.35%) QA Analyst
17 87 (2.00%) .NET Developer
18 86 (1.98%) Applications Support
18 86 (1.98%) QA Manager
19 79 (1.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (10.67%) .NET
2 263 (6.05%) XML
3 246 (5.66%) HTML
4 213 (4.90%) Web Services
5 197 (4.53%) ASP.NET
6 147 (3.38%) CSS
7 124 (2.85%) jQuery
8 121 (2.78%) WCF
9 118 (2.71%) .NET Framework
10 75 (1.73%) SOAP
11 60 (1.38%) Middleware
12 59 (1.36%) J2EE
13 57 (1.31%) LINQ
14 55 (1.27%) Ajax
15 49 (1.13%) XSLT
15 49 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC
16 48 (1.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 43 (0.99%) HTML5
18 42 (0.97%) WPF
19 40 (0.92%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 202 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 141 (3.24%) Computer Science
3 131 (3.01%) Derivative
4 88 (2.02%) Equities
5 81 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 69 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 68 (1.56%) FMCG
8 66 (1.52%) Fixed Income
9 53 (1.22%) Credit Risk
10 51 (1.17%) Statistics
11 47 (1.08%) Open Source
12 42 (0.97%) Reference Data
13 40 (0.92%) Mathematics
14 35 (0.81%) N-Tier
15 34 (0.78%) Visualisation
16 31 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
16 31 (0.71%) Client/Server
17 30 (0.69%) Market Risk
18 28 (0.64%) SWIFT
19 27 (0.62%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 275 (6.33%) Windows
2 189 (4.35%) Linux
3 161 (3.70%) UNIX
4 40 (0.92%) Solaris
5 28 (0.64%) Windows 7
6 23 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 22 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (0.44%) Android
9 13 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.30%) HPUX
10 10 (0.23%) Windows 2000
11 9 (0.21%) AIX
11 9 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.18%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.16%) SUSE
14 4 (0.092%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.092%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.092%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.069%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 768 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
2 751 (17.28%) Project Management
3 730 (16.79%) Business Analysis
4 676 (15.55%) Test Scripting
5 555 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 525 (12.08%) Software Testing
7 499 (11.48%) Scrum
8 432 (9.94%) PRINCE2
9 396 (9.11%) System Testing
10 353 (8.12%) Waterfall
11 342 (7.87%) Test Strategy
12 339 (7.80%) Regression Testing
13 333 (7.66%) Test Management
14 328 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
15 303 (6.97%) UML
16 276 (6.35%) ITIL
16 276 (6.35%) Change Management
17 271 (6.23%) E-Commerce
17 271 (6.23%) User Stories
18 251 (5.77%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1147 (26.39%) SQL
2 425 (9.78%) C#
3 422 (9.71%) Java
4 305 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 168 (3.86%) T-SQL
6 157 (3.61%) PHP
7 106 (2.44%) Python
8 84 (1.93%) PL/SQL
9 80 (1.84%) Shell Script
10 72 (1.66%) VB.NET
11 71 (1.63%) VB
12 70 (1.61%) Perl
13 69 (1.59%) Ruby
14 67 (1.54%) C++
15 62 (1.43%) PowerShell
16 56 (1.29%) VBA
17 49 (1.13%) C
18 42 (0.97%) VBScript
19 30 (0.69%) Bash Shell
20 21 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 846 (19.46%) ISEB
2 623 (14.33%) Degree
3 360 (8.28%) ISTQB
4 193 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 128 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 115 (2.65%) SC Cleared
7 78 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 71 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 57 (1.31%) PMI Certification
10 50 (1.15%) PMP
11 46 (1.06%) ISEB Practitioner
12 41 (0.94%) MBA
13 40 (0.92%) ACCA
14 35 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
15 33 (0.76%) DV Cleared
16 31 (0.71%) MCSE
17 21 (0.48%) CIMA
18 20 (0.46%) MCITP
19 18 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
20 17 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1169 (26.89%) QA
2 96 (2.21%) SLA
3 26 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
4 24 (0.55%) EMIR
5 22 (0.51%) Solvency II
6 18 (0.41%) MiFID
7 16 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.37%) ISO 9001
8 13 (0.30%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.30%) FATCA
9 8 (0.18%) CRD IV
10 5 (0.12%) Basel II
11 4 (0.092%) COBIT
11 4 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (0.069%) HL7
12 3 (0.069%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.069%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.069%) COREP
12 3 (0.069%) FINREP
12 3 (0.069%) Basel III
System Software
1 38 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.35%) NFS
4 13 (0.30%) vSphere
5 9 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.092%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.092%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.069%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.069%) vCloud
9 2 (0.046%) Postfix
9 2 (0.046%) SRDF
9 2 (0.046%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.023%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.023%) Cygwin
10 1 (0.023%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.023%) UAG
10 1 (0.023%) XenApp
10 1 (0.023%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.023%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 283 (6.51%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (0.81%) Puppet
3 19 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.37%) Nagios
4 16 (0.37%) SCCM
5 11 (0.25%) Ganglia
5 11 (0.25%) Zenoss
6 8 (0.18%) CA Wily
6 8 (0.18%) CA SiteMinder
7 3 (0.069%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.069%) Control-M
8 2 (0.046%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.046%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.046%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.023%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.023%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.023%) SCOM
9 1 (0.023%) OpenView
9 1 (0.023%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.023%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 626 (14.40%) Microsoft
2 541 (12.45%) Oracle
3 209 (4.81%) HP
4 202 (4.65%) SAP
5 85 (1.96%) Business Objects
5 85 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 65 (1.50%) IBM
7 52 (1.20%) VMware
8 49 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
9 48 (1.10%) Citrix
10 45 (1.04%) CA
11 40 (0.92%) Google
12 38 (0.87%) Tableau
13 36 (0.83%) Cognos
14 33 (0.76%) Informatica
14 33 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
15 32 (0.74%) Adobe
15 32 (0.74%) Charles River
16 26 (0.60%) JBoss
17 23 (0.53%) hybris
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 43 minutes ago
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £50k (DOE) + Bonus + Package
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40 - £45 per annum
Posted: 49 minutes ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Gatwick, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10 % pension
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + plus benefits
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Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, car & excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
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Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + + benefits
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London
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Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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