The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 136 145 148
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2349 2075 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.08% 1.99% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 2.52% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 1652 1798
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Acceptance Testing
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +3 1246 £52,500 -4.54% 142
South East -22 323 £40,000 - 36
Yorkshire +19 203 £35,000 -5.40% 18
East of England -7 147 £40,000 -3.03% 23
West Midlands +43 140 £45,000 +38.46% 10
South West -1 133 £40,000 +23.07% 40
North West -7 100 £40,000 +14.28% 33
East Midlands -10 41 £35,000 +27.27% 10
North East -10 6 £26,000 -25.71% 3
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1550 (36.31%) Finance
2 1141 (26.73%) SQL
3 1028 (24.08%) QA
4 772 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
5 761 (17.83%) ISEB
6 720 (16.87%) Test Scripting
7 713 (16.70%) Business Analysis
8 689 (16.14%) Project Management
9 688 (16.12%) Degree
10 635 (14.87%) Oracle
11 616 (14.43%) Microsoft
12 553 (12.95%) Scrum
13 547 (12.81%) .NET
14 545 (12.77%) SQL Server
15 535 (12.53%) Banking
16 486 (11.38%) Software Testing
17 482 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
18 454 (10.63%) PRINCE2
19 445 (10.42%) Java
20 416 (9.74%) C#
21 388 (9.09%) Retail
22 380 (8.90%) MS Excel
23 369 (8.64%) System Testing
24 350 (8.20%) ISTQB
25 338 (7.92%) JavaScript
26 322 (7.54%) Windows
27 312 (7.31%) Test Strategy
28 306 (7.17%) HTML
29 304 (7.12%) Investment Banking
30 299 (7.00%) HP Quality Center

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 240 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 83 (1.94%) CMS
3 81 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 75 (1.76%) IIS
5 58 (1.36%) WebLogic
6 55 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 51 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 42 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
9 39 (0.91%) Apache
10 37 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 33 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
12 29 (0.68%) LiveLink
13 28 (0.66%) Confluence
13 28 (0.66%) Drupal
14 22 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 22 (0.52%) Alfresco
15 14 (0.33%) SharePoint Foundation
16 13 (0.30%) MS Exchange
17 12 (0.28%) concrete5
18 11 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 380 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 214 (5.01%) MS Office
3 162 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 81 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 61 (1.43%) MS Project
6 14 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.19%) Mingle
7 8 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.16%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.12%) RoboHelp
9 5 (0.12%) PaintShop Pro
10 3 (0.070%) SPSS
11 2 (0.047%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.047%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 102 (2.39%) Oracle EBS
2 69 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 63 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 48 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
5 47 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
5 47 (1.10%) Oracle General Ledger
6 37 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
6 37 (0.87%) Google Analytics
6 37 (0.87%) Oracle Cash Management
7 35 (0.82%) Oracle Assets
7 35 (0.82%) Oracle iProcurement
8 34 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
9 27 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
10 26 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
11 25 (0.59%) SAP FI
12 23 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
13 21 (0.49%) SAP CO
13 21 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
14 20 (0.47%) Markit EDM
14 20 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 61 (1.43%) SaaS
2 12 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.094%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.023%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 105 (2.46%) Internet
2 64 (1.50%) WAN
3 55 (1.29%) Intranet
4 46 (1.08%) LAN
4 46 (1.08%) FTP
5 30 (0.70%) LDAP
6 26 (0.61%) Firewall
7 20 (0.47%) DNS
8 16 (0.37%) SAN
8 16 (0.37%) Extranet
9 11 (0.26%) Broadband
10 10 (0.23%) TCP/IP
11 9 (0.21%) SMS
11 9 (0.21%) 4G
12 6 (0.14%) RFID
12 6 (0.14%) HTTP
13 5 (0.12%) VPN
14 4 (0.094%) VoIP
15 3 (0.070%) Kerberos
15 3 (0.070%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 545 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 202 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
3 174 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 159 (3.72%) Oracle Database
5 155 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 145 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 124 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 92 (2.16%) MySQL
9 87 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 78 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
11 73 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
12 59 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
12 59 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 54 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 41 (0.96%) RDBMS
15 37 (0.87%) Oracle Discoverer
15 37 (0.87%) QlikView
16 33 (0.77%) Data Mining
16 33 (0.77%) MS Access
17 29 (0.68%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 211 (4.94%) Selenium
2 173 (4.05%) JIRA
3 152 (3.56%) Visual Studio
4 144 (3.37%) QuickTest Pro
5 129 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 118 (2.76%) Jenkins
7 91 (2.13%) Subversion
8 72 (1.69%) LoadRunner
9 61 (1.43%) Git (software)
10 60 (1.41%) Toad
11 48 (1.12%) WebDriver
12 45 (1.05%) Maven
13 42 (0.98%) Hudson
13 42 (0.98%) Ant
14 30 (0.70%) FitNesse
15 29 (0.68%) Eclipse
16 27 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 25 (0.59%) TestDirector
18 24 (0.56%) Bugzilla
18 24 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1550 (36.31%) Finance
2 535 (12.53%) Banking
3 388 (9.09%) Retail
4 304 (7.12%) Investment Banking
5 257 (6.02%) Back Office
6 220 (5.15%) Marketing
7 205 (4.80%) Front Office
8 118 (2.76%) Telecoms
9 113 (2.65%) Retail Banking
10 78 (1.83%) Legal
11 68 (1.59%) Advertising
12 67 (1.57%) Games
13 64 (1.50%) Publishing
14 60 (1.41%) Billing
15 59 (1.38%) General Ledger
16 47 (1.10%) Manufacturing
17 43 (1.01%) Law
18 33 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
19 32 (0.75%) Financial Institution
20 25 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 1938 (45.40%) Analyst
2 1132 (26.52%) Business Analyst
3 510 (11.95%) Test Analyst
4 403 (9.44%) Developer
5 360 (8.43%) Test Manager
6 311 (7.29%) Consultant
7 266 (6.23%) Project Manager
8 250 (5.86%) Tester
9 199 (4.66%) Systems Analyst
10 157 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
11 125 (2.93%) Business Systems Analyst
12 122 (2.86%) QA Analyst
13 103 (2.41%) Test Engineer
14 102 (2.39%) Agile Business Analyst
15 91 (2.13%) DBA
16 86 (2.01%) Test Leader
17 80 (1.87%) IT Business Analyst
18 78 (1.83%) Senior Business Analyst
18 78 (1.83%) Technical Analyst
19 77 (1.80%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 547 (12.81%) .NET
2 306 (7.17%) HTML
3 199 (4.66%) ASP.NET
4 197 (4.61%) CSS
5 191 (4.47%) Web Services
6 188 (4.40%) XML
7 155 (3.63%) jQuery
8 129 (3.02%) WCF
9 123 (2.88%) .NET Framework
10 97 (2.27%) J2EE
11 64 (1.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 62 (1.45%) Middleware
13 57 (1.34%) LINQ
14 53 (1.24%) HTML5
15 51 (1.19%) Spring
16 48 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
17 46 (1.08%) SOAP
18 42 (0.98%) Ajax
19 41 (0.96%) JSP
20 40 (0.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 223 (5.22%) Management Information System
2 188 (4.40%) Derivative
3 141 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 92 (2.16%) Fixed Income
5 91 (2.13%) Equities
6 83 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 71 (1.66%) Open Source
8 66 (1.55%) Mobile App
9 59 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 57 (1.34%) Credit Risk
11 51 (1.19%) Market Risk
12 48 (1.12%) AS400
13 46 (1.08%) Replication
14 43 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
14 43 (1.01%) Reference Data
15 42 (0.98%) Credit Derivative
16 35 (0.82%) EPoS
17 34 (0.80%) Client/Server
18 31 (0.73%) Mathematics
18 31 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 322 (7.54%) Windows
2 273 (6.39%) Linux
3 210 (4.92%) UNIX
4 57 (1.34%) Solaris
5 37 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 37 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (0.77%) Android
7 31 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 26 (0.61%) HPUX
9 22 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (0.45%) Windows 2000
10 19 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (0.37%) AIX
11 16 (0.37%) Windows XP
12 12 (0.28%) SUSE
13 9 (0.21%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.21%) CentOS
14 7 (0.16%) Debian
15 6 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 772 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
2 720 (16.87%) Test Scripting
3 713 (16.70%) Business Analysis
4 689 (16.14%) Project Management
5 553 (12.95%) Scrum
6 486 (11.38%) Software Testing
7 482 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 454 (10.63%) PRINCE2
9 369 (8.64%) System Testing
10 312 (7.31%) Test Strategy
11 297 (6.96%) E-Commerce
12 296 (6.93%) CRM
13 293 (6.86%) UML
14 292 (6.84%) Test Management
15 288 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
16 283 (6.63%) Waterfall
17 262 (6.14%) Migration
18 258 (6.04%) Use Case
19 253 (5.93%) Change Management
20 251 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1141 (26.73%) SQL
2 445 (10.42%) Java
3 416 (9.74%) C#
4 338 (7.92%) JavaScript
5 200 (4.68%) T-SQL
6 140 (3.28%) PHP
7 124 (2.90%) Shell Script
8 79 (1.85%) Python
9 78 (1.83%) PL/SQL
10 76 (1.78%) Perl
11 72 (1.69%) C++
11 72 (1.69%) VB
11 72 (1.69%) VB.NET
12 71 (1.66%) C
13 54 (1.26%) VBA
14 53 (1.24%) Ruby
14 53 (1.24%) PowerShell
15 47 (1.10%) VBScript
16 35 (0.82%) Bash Shell
17 17 (0.40%) Korn
Qualifications
1 761 (17.83%) ISEB
2 688 (16.12%) Degree
3 350 (8.20%) ISTQB
4 177 (4.15%) Security Cleared
5 110 (2.58%) PMI Certification
6 106 (2.48%) PMP
7 96 (2.25%) SC Cleared
8 88 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 52 (1.22%) DV Cleared
10 49 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 37 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
12 36 (0.84%) ISEB Practitioner
13 21 (0.49%) HND
14 20 (0.47%) MCP
15 17 (0.40%) ACCA
16 15 (0.35%) MCSE
16 15 (0.35%) MBA
17 13 (0.30%) OCP
17 13 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
18 12 (0.28%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1028 (24.08%) QA
2 105 (2.46%) SLA
3 68 (1.59%) Solvency II
4 34 (0.80%) EMIR
4 34 (0.80%) ISO 9001
5 33 (0.77%) Dodd-Frank
6 25 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 20 (0.47%) MiFID
8 19 (0.45%) CRD IV
9 18 (0.42%) Data Quality
9 18 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (0.30%) COBIT
11 12 (0.28%) FATCA
12 8 (0.19%) Basel III
13 6 (0.14%) PCI DSS
14 4 (0.094%) COREP
14 4 (0.094%) WCAG
15 3 (0.070%) TickIT
15 3 (0.070%) FINREP
16 2 (0.047%) HL7
System Software
1 38 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 20 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 15 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (0.28%) XenApp
6 9 (0.21%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.19%) vSphere
7 8 (0.19%) OCFS2
8 7 (0.16%) vCloud
9 6 (0.14%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.094%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.070%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.070%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.070%) SRDF
11 3 (0.070%) UAG
12 2 (0.047%) Shibboleth
12 2 (0.047%) NFS
13 1 (0.023%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.023%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 299 (7.00%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (0.66%) SCCM
3 26 (0.61%) Nagios
4 25 (0.59%) Puppet
5 15 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.30%) CA SiteMinder
6 13 (0.30%) Data Guard
7 12 (0.28%) ZABBIX
8 11 (0.26%) Ganglia
8 11 (0.26%) Zenoss
9 9 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (0.21%) Tivoli
9 9 (0.21%) Ansible
10 8 (0.19%) CA Wily
10 8 (0.19%) Control-M
10 8 (0.19%) Legato
11 6 (0.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 4 (0.094%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 4 (0.094%) ITRS Geneos
12 4 (0.094%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 635 (14.87%) Oracle
2 616 (14.43%) Microsoft
3 212 (4.97%) SAP
4 195 (4.57%) HP
5 78 (1.83%) Citrix
6 71 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
7 70 (1.64%) Business Objects
8 67 (1.57%) IBM
9 64 (1.50%) Google
10 56 (1.31%) VMware
11 51 (1.19%) Cognos
12 43 (1.01%) Siebel
13 42 (0.98%) Sun
14 39 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
15 38 (0.89%) Tableau
15 38 (0.89%) Informatica
16 36 (0.84%) JBoss
17 35 (0.82%) CA
18 34 (0.80%) Adobe
18 34 (0.80%) Sybase
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus to 15%
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + strong benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £58,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £61000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Brickendon Consulting
Salary: £70k-£90k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Brickendon Consulting
Salary: £70k-£90k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Citi
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday