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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 170 150 154
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1876 2061 2007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.98% 2.11% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 2.48% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1741 1587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 February 2016.

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 February 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
(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 -13 851 £55,000 +3.77% 128
South East -31 351 £40,000 -11.11% 54
North West +20 178 £37,500 -0.66% 26
West Midlands +15 168 £42,500 +13.33% 15
Yorkshire -17 112 £39,000 -2.50% 17
South West +31 107 £32,500 -23.07% 22
East of England -59 88 £43,500 -1.13% 12
East Midlands 0 59 £37,500 +7.14% 7
North East -2 3 £35,000 -44.00% 2
Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1424 (37.62%) Finance
2 1390 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
3 1125 (29.72%) SQL
4 907 (23.96%) QA
5 713 (18.84%) Microsoft
6 712 (18.81%) ISEB
7 711 (18.78%) SDLC
8 640 (16.91%) Business Analysis
9 635 (16.78%) Degree
10 581 (15.35%) Project Management
11 568 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
12 567 (14.98%) Test Scripting
13 503 (13.29%) Banking
14 488 (12.89%) SQL Server
15 486 (12.84%) Java
16 484 (12.79%) Functional Testing
17 449 (11.86%) Software Testing
18 447 (11.81%) .NET
19 445 (11.76%) ISTQB
20 440 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
21 430 (11.36%) Oracle
22 423 (11.18%) Regression Testing
23 417 (11.02%) Scrum
24 398 (10.52%) Selenium
25 394 (10.41%) MS Excel
26 382 (10.09%) Windows
27 381 (10.07%) Waterfall
28 354 (9.35%) System Testing
29 344 (9.09%) JIRA
30 340 (8.98%) C#

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 117 (3.09%) IIS
2 104 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 81 (2.14%) CMS
4 73 (1.93%) Apache
5 70 (1.85%) Confluence
6 37 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
7 33 (0.87%) Tomcat
8 32 (0.85%) JBoss
9 21 (0.55%) MQSeries
10 19 (0.50%) WebSphere
11 18 (0.48%) SAS
12 15 (0.40%) Drupal
12 15 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
13 14 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (0.34%) Node.js
15 11 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.26%) Apache Solr
16 10 (0.26%) MS Exchange
16 10 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
17 9 (0.24%) Lync
Applications
1 394 (10.41%) MS Excel
2 261 (6.90%) MS Office
3 132 (3.49%) MS Visio
4 93 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 54 (1.43%) MS Project
6 15 (0.40%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.16%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.13%) Mingle
11 4 (0.11%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 4 (0.11%) PTC Creo
11 4 (0.11%) Windchill
12 3 (0.079%) FreeHand
12 3 (0.079%) SPSS
13 1 (0.026%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 70 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 43 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 43 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
4 41 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
5 39 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
5 39 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
6 38 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
7 33 (0.87%) Markit EDM
7 33 (0.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 26 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
8 26 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
9 22 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
9 22 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
10 17 (0.45%) Temenos T24
11 16 (0.42%) Oracle ASCP
12 14 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
12 14 (0.37%) Oracle TCA
12 14 (0.37%) SAP FI
12 14 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 68 (1.80%) SaaS
2 26 (0.69%) Force.com
3 19 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.18%) GitHub
6 7 (0.18%) Office 365
7 6 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.13%) Yammer
9 4 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.11%) Taleo
10 2 (0.053%) Google Drive
10 2 (0.053%) Veeva
11 1 (0.026%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.026%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.026%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.026%) Heroku
11 1 (0.026%) IaaS
11 1 (0.026%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (1.64%) Internet
2 36 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 29 (0.77%) Intranet
4 21 (0.55%) DNS
5 16 (0.42%) Firewall
5 16 (0.42%) HTTP
6 14 (0.37%) VPN
6 14 (0.37%) WAN
7 13 (0.34%) Extranet
7 13 (0.34%) VoIP
8 11 (0.29%) LAN
9 10 (0.26%) FTP
10 9 (0.24%) Unified Communications
11 8 (0.21%) SSH
12 7 (0.18%) GPRS
13 6 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (0.16%) SSL
14 5 (0.13%) 3G
14 5 (0.13%) HTTPS
14 5 (0.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 488 (12.89%) SQL Server
2 179 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
3 127 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 119 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 102 (2.69%) Relational Database
6 94 (2.48%) Oracle Database
7 93 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 86 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
9 82 (2.17%) MySQL
10 62 (1.64%) QlikView
11 52 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 44 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
12 44 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 43 (1.14%) RDBMS
14 37 (0.98%) Big Data
15 34 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
16 31 (0.82%) SAP BW
17 29 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
18 26 (0.69%) DB2
19 24 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 398 (10.52%) Selenium
2 344 (9.09%) JIRA
3 160 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 140 (3.70%) HP UFT
5 131 (3.46%) WebDriver
6 127 (3.36%) Cucumber
7 121 (3.20%) Visual Studio
8 118 (3.12%) Jenkins
9 83 (2.19%) SpecFlow
10 63 (1.66%) JUnit
11 57 (1.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 57 (1.51%) Subversion
12 56 (1.48%) Git (software)
13 54 (1.43%) Maven
14 52 (1.37%) Ant
15 50 (1.32%) JMeter
16 48 (1.27%) NUnit
17 37 (0.98%) SoapUI
18 35 (0.92%) FitNesse
19 34 (0.90%) JBehave
General
1 1424 (37.62%) Finance
2 503 (13.29%) Banking
3 294 (7.77%) Retail
4 138 (3.65%) Investment Banking
4 138 (3.65%) Marketing
5 124 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 118 (3.12%) Back Office
7 117 (3.09%) Front Office
8 101 (2.67%) Legal
9 76 (2.01%) Manufacturing
10 63 (1.66%) Advertising
11 62 (1.64%) Financial Institution
12 48 (1.27%) Law
13 42 (1.11%) Publishing
14 36 (0.95%) Games
15 30 (0.79%) Billing
16 29 (0.77%) Retail Banking
17 26 (0.69%) Automotive
18 18 (0.48%) German Language
19 17 (0.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1887 (49.85%) Analyst
2 900 (23.78%) Business Analyst
3 626 (16.54%) Test Analyst
4 327 (8.64%) Developer
5 294 (7.77%) Tester
6 224 (5.92%) Senior Analyst
7 222 (5.87%) Consultant
8 194 (5.13%) Test Manager
9 173 (4.57%) Project Manager
10 146 (3.86%) Test Engineer
11 142 (3.75%) Test Leader
12 128 (3.38%) Technical Analyst
13 123 (3.25%) Software Analyst
14 117 (3.09%) Financial Analyst
15 112 (2.96%) QA Analyst
15 112 (2.96%) QA Engineer
16 99 (2.62%) Support Analyst
17 97 (2.56%) UAT Analyst
18 96 (2.54%) Technical Business Analyst
19 93 (2.46%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 447 (11.81%) .NET
2 240 (6.34%) XML
3 213 (5.63%) HTML
4 180 (4.76%) Web Services
5 142 (3.75%) ASP.NET
6 114 (3.01%) CSS
7 98 (2.59%) Middleware
8 75 (1.98%) Gherkin
9 66 (1.74%) SOAP
10 58 (1.53%) .NET Framework
11 55 (1.45%) jQuery
12 50 (1.32%) HTML5
13 49 (1.29%) LAMP
14 41 (1.08%) JSON
14 41 (1.08%) RESTful
15 36 (0.95%) Ajax
16 33 (0.87%) AngularJS
17 30 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (0.79%) WCF
18 28 (0.74%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 568 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
2 202 (5.34%) Computer Science
3 171 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 154 (4.07%) Derivative
5 136 (3.59%) Equities
6 124 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 117 (3.09%) User Experience
8 113 (2.99%) Fixed Income
9 94 (2.48%) Credit Risk
10 91 (2.40%) Market Risk
11 86 (2.27%) Mobile App
12 78 (2.06%) Client/Server
13 74 (1.96%) Mathematics
14 57 (1.51%) Visualisation
15 42 (1.11%) FMCG
16 36 (0.95%) Data Structures
17 35 (0.92%) Data Integration
18 32 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
19 28 (0.74%) Mainframe
20 27 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 382 (10.09%) Windows
2 276 (7.29%) Linux
3 208 (5.50%) Unix
4 131 (3.46%) Windows Server
5 59 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 52 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (0.90%) Android
9 33 (0.87%) Solaris
10 27 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 26 (0.69%) Apple iOS
12 24 (0.63%) Ubuntu
13 21 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (0.37%) AIX
15 9 (0.24%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.18%) HPUX
16 7 (0.18%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 5 (0.13%) Windows 10
19 4 (0.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1390 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
2 711 (18.78%) SDLC
3 640 (16.91%) Business Analysis
4 581 (15.35%) Project Management
5 567 (14.98%) Test Scripting
6 484 (12.79%) Functional Testing
7 449 (11.86%) Software Testing
8 440 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 423 (11.18%) Regression Testing
10 417 (11.02%) Scrum
11 381 (10.07%) Waterfall
12 354 (9.35%) System Testing
13 315 (8.32%) Test Management
14 309 (8.16%) Automated Testing
15 302 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
16 297 (7.85%) Test Strategy
17 281 (7.42%) Test Automation
18 279 (7.37%) Change Management
19 275 (7.27%) Integration Testing
20 265 (7.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1125 (29.72%) SQL
2 486 (12.84%) Java
3 340 (8.98%) C#
4 218 (5.76%) JavaScript
5 160 (4.23%) PL/SQL
6 140 (3.70%) Python
7 130 (3.43%) T-SQL
8 118 (3.12%) PHP
9 91 (2.40%) Perl
10 80 (2.11%) Shell Script
11 78 (2.06%) Ruby
12 77 (2.03%) C
13 66 (1.74%) PowerShell
14 59 (1.56%) C++
15 57 (1.51%) VB
16 45 (1.19%) Bash Shell
17 35 (0.92%) Scala
18 33 (0.87%) VBA
19 32 (0.85%) ABAP
20 27 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 712 (18.81%) ISEB
2 635 (16.78%) Degree
3 445 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 177 (4.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 121 (3.20%) Security Cleared
6 85 (2.25%) SC Cleared
7 81 (2.14%) PMI Certification
8 65 (1.72%) PMP
9 41 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 40 (1.06%) ISEB Practitioner
11 30 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
12 24 (0.63%) DV Cleared
13 23 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 21 (0.55%) IIBA
15 17 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 17 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (0.37%) HND
17 11 (0.29%) ACCA
18 10 (0.26%) CIMA
19 8 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 907 (23.96%) QA
2 67 (1.77%) SLA
3 52 (1.37%) MiFID
4 47 (1.24%) Data Quality
5 39 (1.03%) EMIR
6 27 (0.71%) SDET
7 25 (0.66%) FATCA
8 19 (0.50%) SEPA
9 18 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
10 17 (0.45%) ISO 9001
10 17 (0.45%) Solvency II
11 10 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (0.24%) COBIT
13 7 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 6 (0.16%) Basel III
14 6 (0.16%) PMBOK
15 3 (0.079%) Basel II
15 3 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 2 (0.053%) ISO 8583
16 2 (0.053%) WAI
System Software
1 81 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 48 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
4 18 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 18 (0.48%) XenDesktop
5 12 (0.32%) Cronacle
6 11 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.26%) vSphere
8 6 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.13%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.11%) Docker
10 4 (0.11%) Firmware
10 4 (0.11%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.079%) OpenSSH
12 2 (0.053%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.053%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.053%) XenApp
13 1 (0.026%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.026%) vCloud
13 1 (0.026%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 203 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
2 39 (1.03%) Puppet
3 29 (0.77%) SCCM
4 24 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (0.58%) Nagios
5 22 (0.58%) Zenoss
6 9 (0.24%) Ansible
6 9 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (0.18%) ZABBIX
8 6 (0.16%) Control-M
8 6 (0.16%) Netcool
9 5 (0.13%) CFEngine
9 5 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (0.13%) WSUS
10 4 (0.11%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.11%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.079%) Graphite
11 3 (0.079%) logstash
11 3 (0.079%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.079%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 713 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 430 (11.36%) Oracle
3 200 (5.28%) HP
4 199 (5.26%) SAP
5 65 (1.72%) IBM
5 65 (1.72%) VMware
6 57 (1.51%) Red Hat
7 55 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
8 39 (1.03%) Telerik
9 36 (0.95%) Citrix
10 35 (0.92%) Tableau
11 30 (0.79%) Cognos
12 22 (0.58%) SunGard
13 21 (0.55%) Bloomberg
13 21 (0.55%) Sybase
14 20 (0.53%) Google
14 20 (0.53%) Remedy
15 18 (0.48%) Informatica
15 18 (0.48%) Solace
15 18 (0.48%) webMethods
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £110000 per annum + bonu+benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £62,500 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £46k - £62k plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits + free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + pension, health care
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Shareforce Ltd
Salary: bonus+bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Jenrick IT
Salary: Highly Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago