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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 134 139 154
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2125 2176 1936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.12% 2.09% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 2.54% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1774 1780 1541
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
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
83355 85730 81990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.07% 82.27% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68281 69393 68373
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,063
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -25 893 £52,500 - 124
South East +61 467 £42,500 +6.25% 43
Yorkshire +5 194 £40,000 +14.28% 25
East of England +22 152 £46,500 +23.85% 9
West Midlands -18 124 £37,500 -16.66% 23
North West +27 111 £37,500 - 14
East Midlands +62 90 £35,000 -1.40% 14
South West -33 87 £42,500 +11.84% 9
North East -3 7 £62,500 +152.52% 7
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1523 (36.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1482 (35.86%) Finance
3 1066 (25.79%) SQL
4 902 (21.82%) QA
5 723 (17.49%) ISEB
6 714 (17.28%) Project Management
7 666 (16.11%) Business Analysis
8 648 (15.68%) Microsoft
9 595 (14.40%) Test Scripting
10 580 (14.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 551 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
12 507 (12.27%) Banking
13 485 (11.73%) Degree
14 476 (11.52%) Scrum
15 468 (11.32%) Oracle
16 452 (10.94%) System Testing
17 451 (10.91%) .NET
18 441 (10.67%) Java
19 430 (10.40%) SQL Server
20 425 (10.28%) Software Testing
21 417 (10.09%) MS Excel
22 410 (9.92%) Waterfall
23 391 (9.46%) Retail
24 378 (9.15%) C#
25 376 (9.10%) ISTQB
26 373 (9.02%) Test Strategy
27 369 (8.93%) Change Management
28 351 (8.49%) Selenium
29 345 (8.35%) Test Management
30 333 (8.06%) PRINCE2

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 105 (2.54%) IIS
3 76 (1.84%) CMS
4 49 (1.19%) Apache
5 48 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 39 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 32 (0.77%) Drupal
8 26 (0.63%) Confluence
9 25 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (0.51%) nginx
11 19 (0.46%) WebSphere
12 18 (0.44%) SAS
12 18 (0.44%) Tomcat
12 18 (0.44%) JBoss
12 18 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
13 16 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (0.36%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (0.22%) MS Exchange
17 8 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 417 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 284 (6.87%) MS Office
3 138 (3.34%) MS Visio
4 76 (1.84%) MS Project
5 73 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 38 (0.92%) InfoPath
7 11 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.12%) FreeHand
10 5 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.097%) SPSS
11 4 (0.097%) Mingle
12 1 (0.024%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.024%) InDesign
12 1 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.024%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 73 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
2 66 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 62 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 48 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 47 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
6 45 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
7 42 (1.02%) SAP FI
7 42 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
8 41 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
8 41 (0.99%) SAP CO
9 37 (0.90%) Oracle Cash Management
10 27 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
11 21 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 21 (0.51%) Markit EDM
12 18 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
13 16 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
14 14 (0.34%) Summit
14 14 (0.34%) Google Analytics
15 13 (0.31%) SAP SCM
15 13 (0.31%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 55 (1.33%) SaaS
2 41 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
3 38 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (0.53%) IaaS
5 10 (0.24%) Office 365
6 7 (0.17%) Force.com
7 5 (0.12%) PaaS
7 5 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (0.097%) IBM Blueworks
8 4 (0.097%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.097%) Yammer
9 2 (0.048%) Pure360
10 1 (0.024%) Heroku
10 1 (0.024%) GitHub
10 1 (0.024%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (1.57%) Internet
2 40 (0.97%) Intranet
3 31 (0.75%) Extranet
4 26 (0.63%) Firewall
5 25 (0.60%) SAN
6 21 (0.51%) iSCSI
7 19 (0.46%) FTP
8 18 (0.44%) HTTP
9 16 (0.39%) VoIP
10 11 (0.27%) DNS
11 9 (0.22%) SSL
12 8 (0.19%) WAN
12 8 (0.19%) LAN
12 8 (0.19%) SMS
13 7 (0.17%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.15%) VPN
14 6 (0.15%) LDAP
14 6 (0.15%) SMTP
14 6 (0.15%) Wireless
15 5 (0.12%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 430 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 161 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
3 139 (3.36%) Oracle Database
4 127 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 125 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 124 (3.00%) MySQL
7 100 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 88 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 80 (1.94%) Relational Database
10 64 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 59 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
12 51 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
13 50 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 46 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
15 30 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
16 28 (0.68%) QlikView
17 27 (0.65%) RDBMS
18 26 (0.63%) Oracle9i Database
19 25 (0.60%) SAP BW
19 25 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 351 (8.49%) Selenium
2 249 (6.02%) JIRA
3 156 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 155 (3.75%) WebDriver
5 132 (3.19%) Jenkins
6 111 (2.69%) Visual Studio
7 97 (2.35%) QuickTest Pro
8 83 (2.01%) Git (software)
9 73 (1.77%) Cucumber
10 69 (1.67%) SoapUI
11 60 (1.45%) Subversion
12 58 (1.40%) TeamCity
13 44 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 43 (1.04%) JMeter
15 40 (0.97%) SpecFlow
16 39 (0.94%) WatiN
17 38 (0.92%) JUnit
18 35 (0.85%) FitNesse
19 34 (0.82%) LoadRunner
20 31 (0.75%) Hudson
General
1 1482 (35.86%) Finance
2 507 (12.27%) Banking
3 391 (9.46%) Retail
4 197 (4.77%) Telecoms
5 174 (4.21%) Marketing
6 164 (3.97%) Investment Banking
7 133 (3.22%) Front Office
8 124 (3.00%) Back Office
9 100 (2.42%) Advertising
10 83 (2.01%) Manufacturing
11 73 (1.77%) Retail Banking
12 66 (1.60%) Legal
13 64 (1.55%) Publishing
14 55 (1.33%) Games
15 40 (0.97%) Billing
16 32 (0.77%) Automotive
17 31 (0.75%) Financial Institution
18 21 (0.51%) General Ledger
19 19 (0.46%) Aerospace
20 13 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 2057 (49.77%) Analyst
2 1165 (28.19%) Business Analyst
3 522 (12.63%) Test Analyst
4 382 (9.24%) Developer
5 304 (7.36%) Tester
6 290 (7.02%) Test Manager
7 273 (6.61%) Consultant
8 262 (6.34%) Senior Analyst
9 230 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 141 (3.41%) Systems Analyst
11 126 (3.05%) Test Leader
12 123 (2.98%) Agile Business Analyst
13 119 (2.88%) Senior Business Analyst
14 114 (2.76%) Support Analyst
15 107 (2.59%) Applications Support
16 90 (2.18%) Senior Test Analyst
17 89 (2.15%) Junior
18 81 (1.96%) .NET Developer
19 79 (1.91%) DevOps Engineer
20 77 (1.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 451 (10.91%) .NET
2 274 (6.63%) HTML
3 272 (6.58%) XML
4 179 (4.33%) Web Services
5 168 (4.06%) ASP.NET
6 145 (3.51%) CSS
7 133 (3.22%) jQuery
8 80 (1.94%) .NET Framework
9 77 (1.86%) Ajax
10 73 (1.77%) Middleware
11 66 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 64 (1.55%) HTML5
13 61 (1.48%) WCF
14 47 (1.14%) RESTful
15 44 (1.06%) XHTML
16 43 (1.04%) LAMP
17 42 (1.02%) SOAP
17 42 (1.02%) Gherkin
18 40 (0.97%) Spring
19 38 (0.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 551 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 181 (4.38%) Management Information System
3 119 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 117 (2.83%) Mobile App
5 114 (2.76%) User Experience
6 100 (2.42%) Derivative
7 93 (2.25%) FMCG
8 91 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 82 (1.98%) Credit Risk
10 62 (1.50%) Statistics
11 57 (1.38%) Open Source
12 56 (1.35%) Fixed Income
13 53 (1.28%) Replication
13 53 (1.28%) Equities
14 51 (1.23%) Data Integration
15 42 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
16 41 (0.99%) Client/Server
17 38 (0.92%) Mathematics
18 29 (0.70%) Market Risk
18 29 (0.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 253 (6.12%) Windows
2 198 (4.79%) Linux
3 132 (3.19%) UNIX
4 51 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (1.09%) Android
6 41 (0.99%) Apple iOS
7 29 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 25 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 23 (0.56%) Solaris
10 11 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
11 10 (0.24%) Windows Phone
12 9 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.17%) HPUX
14 6 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.097%) SUSE
15 4 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.073%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.073%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1523 (36.85%) Agile Software Development
2 714 (17.28%) Project Management
3 666 (16.11%) Business Analysis
4 595 (14.40%) Test Scripting
5 580 (14.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 476 (11.52%) Scrum
7 452 (10.94%) System Testing
8 425 (10.28%) Software Testing
9 410 (9.92%) Waterfall
10 373 (9.02%) Test Strategy
11 369 (8.93%) Change Management
12 345 (8.35%) Test Management
13 333 (8.06%) PRINCE2
14 330 (7.98%) Regression Testing
15 313 (7.57%) UML
16 312 (7.55%) Use Case
17 305 (7.38%) Test Automation
18 298 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
19 287 (6.94%) Integration Testing
20 280 (6.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1066 (25.79%) SQL
2 441 (10.67%) Java
3 378 (9.15%) C#
4 262 (6.34%) JavaScript
5 158 (3.82%) T-SQL
6 155 (3.75%) PL/SQL
7 136 (3.29%) PHP
8 131 (3.17%) PowerShell
9 124 (3.00%) Python
10 96 (2.32%) Ruby
11 77 (1.86%) C++
12 73 (1.77%) Perl
13 63 (1.52%) VB
14 58 (1.40%) C
15 45 (1.09%) Shell Script
16 41 (0.99%) VBA
17 39 (0.94%) Bash Shell
18 22 (0.53%) VB.NET
19 20 (0.48%) VBScript
20 11 (0.27%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 723 (17.49%) ISEB
2 485 (11.73%) Degree
3 376 (9.10%) ISTQB
4 128 (3.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 93 (2.25%) PMI Certification
6 87 (2.11%) PMP
7 66 (1.60%) Security Cleared
8 51 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 48 (1.16%) SC Cleared
10 28 (0.68%) MBA
11 25 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 22 (0.53%) CIMA
13 21 (0.51%) AWS Certification
14 20 (0.48%) ACCA
15 18 (0.44%) HND
16 15 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
17 12 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 11 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 10 (0.24%) DV Cleared
19 10 (0.24%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 902 (21.82%) QA
2 53 (1.28%) SLA
3 33 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (0.73%) ISO 9001
5 23 (0.56%) EMIR
6 22 (0.53%) Solvency II
7 21 (0.51%) PCI DSS
7 21 (0.51%) FISMA
8 19 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
9 16 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 15 (0.36%) Data Quality
11 12 (0.29%) CRD IV
12 11 (0.27%) MiFID
13 9 (0.22%) Basel II
14 6 (0.15%) COBIT
14 6 (0.15%) COREP
14 6 (0.15%) FINREP
15 4 (0.097%) HL7
15 4 (0.097%) FATCA
16 3 (0.073%) DICOM
System Software
1 74 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
3 40 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.15%) XenApp
6 5 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.097%) Cygwin
7 4 (0.097%) OCFS2
7 4 (0.097%) vSphere
8 2 (0.048%) Docker
8 2 (0.048%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.024%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.024%) Firmware
9 1 (0.024%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 203 (4.91%) HP Quality Center
2 66 (1.60%) Puppet
3 61 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (0.63%) Zenoss
5 24 (0.58%) ZABBIX
6 23 (0.56%) Nagios
7 21 (0.51%) Vagrant
7 21 (0.51%) logstash
7 21 (0.51%) Kibana
7 21 (0.51%) Graphite
8 10 (0.24%) Tivoli
8 10 (0.24%) Control-M
8 10 (0.24%) SCCM
9 9 (0.22%) SCOM
10 7 (0.17%) Data Guard
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.097%) Legato
11 4 (0.097%) Foglight
11 4 (0.097%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 648 (15.68%) Microsoft
2 468 (11.32%) Oracle
3 264 (6.39%) SAP
4 144 (3.48%) HP
5 90 (2.18%) VMware
6 78 (1.89%) Business Objects
7 61 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 60 (1.45%) Telerik
9 52 (1.26%) IBM
10 41 (0.99%) PeopleSoft
10 41 (0.99%) Siebel
10 41 (0.99%) Google
11 38 (0.92%) Red Hat
12 31 (0.75%) Cognos
13 28 (0.68%) Teradata
14 25 (0.60%) Vermilion
15 22 (0.53%) New Relic
16 21 (0.51%) Splunk
16 21 (0.51%) Citrix
16 21 (0.51%) Informatica
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
RDF Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £27,500 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 20% package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 27 days + Bank Hols, Medical,Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, pension,
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Salary Depending upon Experience
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: Yesterday