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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 156 151 151
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1919 1906 2096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.80% 1.91% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.36% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 1547 1708
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,873
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
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
87520 80865 87791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.06% 81.20% 79.24%
Number of salaries quoted 70546 67175 74865
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
(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 +1 908 £55,000 +4.76% 115
South East +1 394 £45,000 +5.88% 56
Yorkshire +39 174 £35,500 +1.42% 26
North West -43 104 £37,500 +7.14% 26
West Midlands -25 103 £41,500 +3.75% 10
East of England -18 101 £45,000 +12.50% 19
South West -62 87 £38,000 +8.57% 11
East Midlands -28 41 £45,000 +28.57% 6
North East -26 4 £36,500 +28.07%
Midlands -3 1 £55,000 +25.00% 1
South Coast - 1 £35,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1645 (38.50%) Finance
2 1404 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1131 (26.47%) SQL
4 1126 (26.35%) QA
5 831 (19.45%) ISEB
6 731 (17.11%) Business Analysis
7 724 (16.94%) Project Management
8 669 (15.66%) Test Scripting
9 616 (14.42%) Microsoft
10 598 (13.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 595 (13.92%) Degree
12 547 (12.80%) SQL Server
13 534 (12.50%) Banking
14 508 (11.89%) Oracle
15 488 (11.42%) Software Testing
16 477 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
17 469 (10.98%) Scrum
18 441 (10.32%) .NET
19 404 (9.45%) PRINCE2
20 402 (9.41%) System Testing
21 393 (9.20%) C#
22 389 (9.10%) MS Excel
23 385 (9.01%) Retail
24 379 (8.87%) Java
25 372 (8.71%) Waterfall
26 352 (8.24%) ISTQB
27 343 (8.03%) Test Strategy
28 332 (7.77%) Regression Testing
29 328 (7.68%) Test Management
30 316 (7.40%) Selenium

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 204 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 79 (1.85%) CMS
3 70 (1.64%) IIS
4 56 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
5 36 (0.84%) WebSphere
6 34 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 32 (0.75%) Tomcat
8 31 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 29 (0.68%) Apache
10 25 (0.59%) Confluence
11 19 (0.44%) WebLogic
12 18 (0.42%) SAS
13 13 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (0.23%) Drupal
16 9 (0.21%) NetWeaver
17 8 (0.19%) Lync
17 8 (0.19%) Alfresco
18 7 (0.16%) Tuxedo
19 6 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 389 (9.10%) MS Excel
2 251 (5.87%) MS Office
3 147 (3.44%) MS Visio
4 80 (1.87%) MS Project
5 66 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 24 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.12%) FreeHand
10 5 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.070%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.047%) SPSS
13 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.023%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.023%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 79 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 77 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
3 72 (1.68%) Oracle Applications
4 57 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
5 55 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 54 (1.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 54 (1.26%) SAP FI
7 47 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
7 47 (1.10%) SAP CO
7 47 (1.10%) Oracle Assets
8 42 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
9 39 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
10 36 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
11 28 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
12 24 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
13 22 (0.51%) Markit EDM
14 20 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
15 19 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
15 19 (0.44%) Oracle FAH
16 17 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 102 (2.39%) SaaS
2 17 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.23%) Force.com
4 9 (0.21%) Google Apps
4 9 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
5 8 (0.19%) PaaS
6 7 (0.16%) GitHub
7 5 (0.12%) IaaS
8 1 (0.023%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.023%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.023%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 76 (1.78%) Internet
2 38 (0.89%) HTTP
3 37 (0.87%) Firewall
4 36 (0.84%) Intranet
5 35 (0.82%) WAN
6 32 (0.75%) LAN
7 27 (0.63%) SMS
7 27 (0.63%) LDAP
8 25 (0.59%) TCP/IP
9 21 (0.49%) SAN
9 21 (0.49%) DNS
10 16 (0.37%) Wireshark
11 15 (0.35%) FTP
12 14 (0.33%) SS7
13 13 (0.30%) ISUP
13 13 (0.30%) INAP
14 12 (0.28%) VoIP
15 11 (0.26%) Extranet
16 8 (0.19%) DMZ
17 7 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 547 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 190 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
3 146 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 132 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 122 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 115 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 90 (2.11%) Oracle Database
7 90 (2.11%) MySQL
8 66 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 62 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 61 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
11 57 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
12 55 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 55 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 52 (1.22%) QlikView
14 36 (0.84%) Data Mining
15 30 (0.70%) RDBMS
16 24 (0.56%) Essbase
17 19 (0.44%) SAP BW
17 19 (0.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 316 (7.40%) Selenium
2 170 (3.98%) JIRA
3 157 (3.67%) Visual Studio
4 126 (2.95%) QuickTest Pro
5 124 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 117 (2.74%) WebDriver
7 102 (2.39%) Jenkins
8 81 (1.90%) LoadRunner
9 80 (1.87%) Toad
10 76 (1.78%) Subversion
11 59 (1.38%) Git (software)
12 58 (1.36%) Cucumber
13 36 (0.84%) Maven
13 36 (0.84%) SpecFlow
14 35 (0.82%) Eclipse
14 35 (0.82%) FitNesse
15 34 (0.80%) JUnit
16 32 (0.75%) TestDirector
17 29 (0.68%) SoapUI
18 28 (0.66%) NUnit
General
1 1645 (38.50%) Finance
2 534 (12.50%) Banking
3 385 (9.01%) Retail
4 193 (4.52%) Investment Banking
5 189 (4.42%) Telecoms
6 184 (4.31%) Marketing
7 149 (3.49%) Back Office
8 133 (3.11%) Advertising
9 97 (2.27%) Front Office
10 94 (2.20%) Publishing
11 85 (1.99%) Legal
12 69 (1.61%) General Ledger
13 64 (1.50%) Manufacturing
14 49 (1.15%) Billing
15 42 (0.98%) Retail Banking
16 39 (0.91%) Law
17 34 (0.80%) Games
18 29 (0.68%) Financial Institution
19 28 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
20 18 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1992 (46.62%) Analyst
2 1167 (27.31%) Business Analyst
3 520 (12.17%) Test Analyst
4 453 (10.60%) Developer
5 396 (9.27%) Consultant
6 339 (7.93%) Test Manager
7 260 (6.08%) Tester
8 259 (6.06%) Project Manager
9 216 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
10 168 (3.93%) Systems Analyst
11 131 (3.07%) Senior Business Analyst
12 130 (3.04%) Business Consultant
13 122 (2.86%) Support Analyst
14 115 (2.69%) Test Leader
15 112 (2.62%) Test Engineer
16 85 (1.99%) QA Manager
17 82 (1.92%) Applications Support
18 80 (1.87%) Business Systems Analyst
19 76 (1.78%) Technical Analyst
20 75 (1.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 441 (10.32%) .NET
2 259 (6.06%) XML
3 238 (5.57%) HTML
4 218 (5.10%) Web Services
5 173 (4.05%) ASP.NET
6 134 (3.14%) CSS
7 109 (2.55%) jQuery
8 106 (2.48%) .NET Framework
9 98 (2.29%) WCF
10 77 (1.80%) SOAP
11 56 (1.31%) Middleware
12 55 (1.29%) J2EE
13 51 (1.19%) XSLT
13 51 (1.19%) Ajax
14 46 (1.08%) Gherkin
15 41 (0.96%) HTML5
15 41 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
16 40 (0.94%) WPF
16 40 (0.94%) LINQ
17 33 (0.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 477 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
2 200 (4.68%) Management Information System
3 120 (2.81%) Computer Science
4 118 (2.76%) User Experience
5 111 (2.60%) Derivative
6 87 (2.04%) Equities
7 82 (1.92%) FMCG
8 79 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 75 (1.76%) Mobile App
10 67 (1.57%) Credit Risk
11 66 (1.54%) Fixed Income
12 52 (1.22%) Statistics
13 49 (1.15%) Open Source
14 37 (0.87%) Mathematics
14 37 (0.87%) Market Risk
15 35 (0.82%) N-Tier
16 34 (0.80%) Reference Data
17 31 (0.73%) Client/Server
18 30 (0.70%) Data Integration
19 28 (0.66%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 269 (6.30%) Windows
2 195 (4.56%) Linux
3 148 (3.46%) UNIX
4 41 (0.96%) Solaris
5 28 (0.66%) Windows 7
6 21 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (0.42%) Android
8 17 (0.40%) Apple iOS
9 16 (0.37%) Windows XP
10 12 (0.28%) HPUX
11 10 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.21%) AIX
12 9 (0.21%) Windows 2000
13 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.14%) SUSE
14 6 (0.14%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.094%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.094%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.070%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1404 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
2 731 (17.11%) Business Analysis
3 724 (16.94%) Project Management
4 669 (15.66%) Test Scripting
5 598 (13.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 488 (11.42%) Software Testing
7 469 (10.98%) Scrum
8 404 (9.45%) PRINCE2
9 402 (9.41%) System Testing
10 372 (8.71%) Waterfall
11 343 (8.03%) Test Strategy
12 332 (7.77%) Regression Testing
13 328 (7.68%) Test Management
14 308 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
15 304 (7.11%) UML
16 290 (6.79%) Change Management
17 274 (6.41%) ITIL
18 272 (6.37%) Automated Testing
19 271 (6.34%) User Stories
20 266 (6.23%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1131 (26.47%) SQL
2 393 (9.20%) C#
3 379 (8.87%) Java
4 295 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 149 (3.49%) PHP
6 142 (3.32%) T-SQL
7 105 (2.46%) Python
8 101 (2.36%) PL/SQL
9 72 (1.68%) VB
9 72 (1.68%) VB.NET
10 71 (1.66%) PowerShell
11 70 (1.64%) VBA
12 69 (1.61%) C++
13 63 (1.47%) Shell Script
13 63 (1.47%) Ruby
14 62 (1.45%) Perl
15 51 (1.19%) C
16 36 (0.84%) VBScript
17 27 (0.63%) Bash Shell
18 26 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 831 (19.45%) ISEB
2 595 (13.92%) Degree
3 352 (8.24%) ISTQB
4 174 (4.07%) Security Cleared
5 133 (3.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 100 (2.34%) SC Cleared
7 72 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 67 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 52 (1.22%) PMI Certification
10 47 (1.10%) ISEB Practitioner
11 45 (1.05%) PMP
12 38 (0.89%) MBA
13 36 (0.84%) ACCA
14 32 (0.75%) MCSE
15 31 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
15 31 (0.73%) DV Cleared
16 21 (0.49%) MCITP
17 19 (0.44%) CIMA
17 19 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1126 (26.35%) QA
2 87 (2.04%) SLA
3 25 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
4 23 (0.54%) EMIR
5 17 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.40%) Solvency II
6 13 (0.30%) FATCA
6 13 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.28%) MiFID
8 8 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.16%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.14%) CRD IV
11 5 (0.12%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.12%) Basel II
12 3 (0.070%) HL7
13 2 (0.047%) Basel III
13 2 (0.047%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.047%) COBIT
13 2 (0.047%) COREP
13 2 (0.047%) FINREP
System Software
1 43 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 15 (0.35%) NFS
4 14 (0.33%) vSphere
5 11 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.12%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.094%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.094%) vCloud
8 4 (0.094%) XenApp
8 4 (0.094%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.070%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.047%) Postfix
10 2 (0.047%) SRDF
10 2 (0.047%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.023%) Cygwin
11 1 (0.023%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 275 (6.44%) HP Quality Center
2 41 (0.96%) Puppet
3 24 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.37%) SCCM
5 13 (0.30%) Nagios
6 11 (0.26%) Ganglia
6 11 (0.26%) Zenoss
7 7 (0.16%) CA SiteMinder
8 5 (0.12%) CA Wily
9 4 (0.094%) WSUS
9 4 (0.094%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.094%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.094%) logstash
9 4 (0.094%) Kibana
9 4 (0.094%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.047%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.047%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.023%) Control-M
11 1 (0.023%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.023%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 616 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 508 (11.89%) Oracle
3 216 (5.05%) HP
4 195 (4.56%) SAP
5 84 (1.97%) Business Objects
6 82 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 70 (1.64%) IBM
8 52 (1.22%) VMware
9 49 (1.15%) Citrix
10 48 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
11 40 (0.94%) Google
12 39 (0.91%) Cognos
13 35 (0.82%) Adobe
13 35 (0.82%) Tableau
14 33 (0.77%) CA
15 32 (0.75%) Hyperion
15 32 (0.75%) Informatica
16 29 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
17 28 (0.66%) Charles River
18 23 (0.54%) Red Hat
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Posted: 5 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Excellent + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Surrey
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Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum
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London
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 36,000 - 46,000
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Gatwick, West Sussex
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £31 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday