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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 138 142 164
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +22
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2074 1989 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.10% 2.08% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 2.52% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1752 1570 1423
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
81768 78776 82778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.75% 82.36% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 63526 70746
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -23 900 £55,000 - 115
South East +23 425 £45,000 +12.50% 46
North West +49 168 £37,750 -9.58% 19
East of England +38 167 £44,000 -2.22% 20
Yorkshire -1 155 £40,000 +6.66% 24
West Midlands 0 118 £37,500 -18.91% 14
South West -14 65 £41,500 +18.57% 12
East Midlands +47 56 £35,000 - 9
North East -3 11 £62,500 +174.72% 2
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1443 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1437 (36.21%) Finance
3 1009 (25.42%) SQL
4 884 (22.27%) QA
5 673 (16.96%) ISEB
6 667 (16.81%) Microsoft
7 665 (16.75%) Business Analysis
8 631 (15.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 622 (15.67%) Project Management
10 592 (14.92%) Test Scripting
11 488 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
12 480 (12.09%) Banking
13 476 (11.99%) Degree
14 448 (11.29%) Oracle
15 446 (11.24%) SQL Server
16 445 (11.21%) .NET
17 425 (10.71%) Scrum
18 414 (10.43%) System Testing
19 405 (10.20%) MS Excel
20 400 (10.08%) Software Testing
21 395 (9.95%) Waterfall
22 392 (9.88%) C#
23 378 (9.52%) Java
24 370 (9.32%) Retail
25 347 (8.74%) ISTQB
26 339 (8.54%) Selenium
27 328 (8.26%) Change Management
28 318 (8.01%) Test Strategy
29 316 (7.96%) Test Management
30 304 (7.66%) UML

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 190 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 107 (2.70%) IIS
3 81 (2.04%) CMS
4 48 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
5 40 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 35 (0.88%) Apache
7 29 (0.73%) Drupal
8 24 (0.60%) Confluence
9 23 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
10 22 (0.55%) WebSphere
11 21 (0.53%) SAS
12 20 (0.50%) nginx
12 20 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
13 17 (0.43%) Tomcat
13 17 (0.43%) JBoss
14 12 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.28%) MS Exchange
16 9 (0.23%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.20%) NetWeaver
18 7 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 405 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 288 (7.26%) MS Office
3 121 (3.05%) MS Visio
4 67 (1.69%) MS Project
5 56 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 37 (0.93%) InfoPath
7 16 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.25%) FreeHand
9 10 (0.25%) Fireworks
10 7 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.10%) PowerPivot
13 3 (0.076%) SPSS
14 2 (0.050%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.050%) RoboHelp
15 1 (0.025%) Mingle
15 1 (0.025%) InDesign
15 1 (0.025%) PaintShop Pro
15 1 (0.025%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 66 (1.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 63 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 56 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
4 53 (1.34%) Oracle Financials
5 39 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
6 37 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
6 37 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
7 34 (0.86%) Markit EDM
8 31 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
9 30 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
10 28 (0.71%) SAP FI
11 27 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
11 27 (0.68%) SAP CO
12 25 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
13 18 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
14 16 (0.40%) Google Analytics
15 15 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
16 14 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 14 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
17 13 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 64 (1.61%) SaaS
2 35 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (0.55%) IaaS
5 12 (0.30%) Force.com
6 8 (0.20%) Google Apps
6 8 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
7 6 (0.15%) Office 365
8 5 (0.13%) PaaS
9 2 (0.050%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.050%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (0.025%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.025%) Heroku
10 1 (0.025%) Trello
10 1 (0.025%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 70 (1.76%) Internet
2 41 (1.03%) Intranet
3 39 (0.98%) Firewall
4 37 (0.93%) HTTP
5 32 (0.81%) SAN
6 27 (0.68%) Extranet
7 20 (0.50%) iSCSI
8 18 (0.45%) LDAP
9 16 (0.40%) FTP
10 15 (0.38%) DNS
11 14 (0.35%) WAN
11 14 (0.35%) LAN
12 11 (0.28%) SMS
13 10 (0.25%) Wireless
14 9 (0.23%) SSL
14 9 (0.23%) VoIP
14 9 (0.23%) Wireshark
15 6 (0.15%) SMTP
15 6 (0.15%) TCP/IP
15 6 (0.15%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 446 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 165 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
3 127 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 122 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 120 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 119 (3.00%) Oracle Database
7 112 (2.82%) MySQL
8 83 (2.09%) Relational Database
9 80 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 78 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
11 60 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 40 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
13 39 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
13 39 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
14 28 (0.71%) QlikView
15 25 (0.63%) RDBMS
16 23 (0.58%) SAP BW
17 22 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
18 21 (0.53%) Big Data
19 20 (0.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 339 (8.54%) Selenium
2 221 (5.57%) JIRA
3 158 (3.98%) WebDriver
4 148 (3.73%) Visual Studio
5 142 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 125 (3.15%) Jenkins
7 102 (2.57%) QuickTest Pro
8 90 (2.27%) Git (software)
9 75 (1.89%) Cucumber
10 64 (1.61%) Subversion
11 54 (1.36%) SoapUI
12 51 (1.28%) TeamCity
13 45 (1.13%) Toad
14 44 (1.11%) SpecFlow
14 44 (1.11%) JUnit
15 43 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 39 (0.98%) JMeter
17 28 (0.71%) Eclipse
18 25 (0.63%) FitNesse
19 23 (0.58%) Calabash
General
1 1437 (36.21%) Finance
2 480 (12.09%) Banking
3 370 (9.32%) Retail
4 193 (4.86%) Telecoms
5 192 (4.84%) Marketing
6 154 (3.88%) Investment Banking
7 128 (3.22%) Back Office
8 127 (3.20%) Front Office
9 107 (2.70%) Advertising
10 82 (2.07%) Legal
11 78 (1.97%) Publishing
12 62 (1.56%) Manufacturing
13 55 (1.39%) Retail Banking
14 51 (1.28%) Games
15 33 (0.83%) Billing
16 25 (0.63%) Financial Institution
17 22 (0.55%) Aerospace
18 21 (0.53%) Automotive
19 19 (0.48%) General Ledger
20 16 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 1938 (48.83%) Analyst
2 1121 (28.24%) Business Analyst
3 481 (12.12%) Test Analyst
4 410 (10.33%) Developer
5 264 (6.65%) Test Manager
6 261 (6.58%) Consultant
7 258 (6.50%) Tester
8 243 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
9 211 (5.32%) Project Manager
10 133 (3.35%) Systems Analyst
11 121 (3.05%) Test Leader
12 118 (2.97%) Senior Business Analyst
13 106 (2.67%) Support Analyst
14 105 (2.65%) Agile Business Analyst
15 89 (2.24%) Applications Support
16 82 (2.07%) .NET Developer
17 76 (1.91%) Technical Analyst
17 76 (1.91%) Senior Test Analyst
18 75 (1.89%) DevOps Engineer
19 72 (1.81%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (11.21%) .NET
2 277 (6.98%) HTML
3 245 (6.17%) XML
4 174 (4.38%) ASP.NET
5 172 (4.33%) Web Services
6 133 (3.35%) CSS
7 125 (3.15%) jQuery
8 87 (2.19%) .NET Framework
9 66 (1.66%) Ajax
10 60 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 56 (1.41%) WCF
12 55 (1.39%) HTML5
13 53 (1.34%) Middleware
14 52 (1.31%) SOAP
15 49 (1.23%) LAMP
16 42 (1.06%) XHTML
17 38 (0.96%) WPF
17 38 (0.96%) Flash
17 38 (0.96%) Gherkin
18 33 (0.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 488 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 166 (4.18%) Management Information System
3 128 (3.22%) User Experience
4 108 (2.72%) Mobile App
5 98 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 93 (2.34%) FMCG
7 88 (2.22%) Credit Risk
8 85 (2.14%) Derivative
9 75 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 73 (1.84%) Statistics
11 63 (1.59%) Equities
12 54 (1.36%) Fixed Income
13 48 (1.21%) Open Source
14 43 (1.08%) Replication
15 42 (1.06%) Mathematics
16 41 (1.03%) Client/Server
17 35 (0.88%) Data Structures
17 35 (0.88%) Market Risk
18 33 (0.83%) Data Integration
18 33 (0.83%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 273 (6.88%) Windows
2 188 (4.74%) Linux
3 118 (2.97%) UNIX
4 48 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (0.88%) Android
6 29 (0.73%) Apple iOS
7 25 (0.63%) Solaris
8 24 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 19 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.38%) Ubuntu
11 12 (0.30%) Windows XP
12 10 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.18%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
13 7 (0.18%) HPUX
14 6 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.13%) AIX
16 4 (0.10%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1443 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 665 (16.75%) Business Analysis
3 631 (15.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 622 (15.67%) Project Management
5 592 (14.92%) Test Scripting
6 425 (10.71%) Scrum
7 414 (10.43%) System Testing
8 400 (10.08%) Software Testing
9 395 (9.95%) Waterfall
10 328 (8.26%) Change Management
11 318 (8.01%) Test Strategy
12 316 (7.96%) Test Management
13 304 (7.66%) UML
14 301 (7.58%) PRINCE2
15 291 (7.33%) Regression Testing
16 273 (6.88%) Automated Testing
17 270 (6.80%) Use Case
18 266 (6.70%) Integration Testing
19 254 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
20 251 (6.32%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1009 (25.42%) SQL
2 392 (9.88%) C#
3 378 (9.52%) Java
4 274 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 141 (3.55%) PL/SQL
5 141 (3.55%) T-SQL
6 138 (3.48%) PHP
7 134 (3.38%) PowerShell
8 121 (3.05%) Python
9 91 (2.29%) VB
10 88 (2.22%) C++
11 81 (2.04%) Ruby
12 66 (1.66%) VBA
13 65 (1.64%) C
14 62 (1.56%) Perl
15 37 (0.93%) Bash Shell
16 35 (0.88%) VB.NET
16 35 (0.88%) Shell Script
17 26 (0.66%) VB6
18 19 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 673 (16.96%) ISEB
2 476 (11.99%) Degree
3 347 (8.74%) ISTQB
4 114 (2.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 64 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 63 (1.59%) PMP
7 60 (1.51%) Security Cleared
8 52 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 34 (0.86%) SC Cleared
10 32 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 25 (0.63%) MBA
12 23 (0.58%) HND
13 20 (0.50%) AWS Certification
14 16 (0.40%) ACCA
14 16 (0.40%) CIMA
15 15 (0.38%) MCSE
16 14 (0.35%) DV Cleared
17 12 (0.30%) MCITP
18 10 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
18 10 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 884 (22.27%) QA
2 45 (1.13%) SLA
3 32 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 23 (0.58%) Solvency II
6 20 (0.50%) PCI DSS
7 19 (0.48%) EMIR
8 14 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
9 11 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.23%) Basel II
11 6 (0.15%) MiFID
11 6 (0.15%) COBIT
11 6 (0.15%) CRD IV
12 5 (0.13%) Data Quality
13 3 (0.076%) FATCA
13 3 (0.076%) HL7
13 3 (0.076%) DICOM
14 2 (0.050%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.050%) GAAP
14 2 (0.050%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 76 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (1.34%) Active Directory
3 45 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (0.20%) vSphere
4 8 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.18%) XenApp
5 7 (0.18%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.13%) Cygwin
6 5 (0.13%) NFS
6 5 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.10%) OCFS2
8 3 (0.076%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.050%) vCloud
9 2 (0.050%) Postfix
10 1 (0.025%) Firmware
10 1 (0.025%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 221 (5.57%) HP Quality Center
2 68 (1.71%) Puppet
3 52 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (0.50%) ZABBIX
4 20 (0.50%) logstash
4 20 (0.50%) Vagrant
4 20 (0.50%) Graphite
4 20 (0.50%) Kibana
5 19 (0.48%) Zenoss
5 19 (0.48%) Nagios
6 16 (0.40%) SCCM
7 9 (0.23%) SCOM
8 6 (0.15%) Control-M
9 5 (0.13%) Ganglia
9 5 (0.13%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.13%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.13%) WSUS
10 4 (0.10%) Foglight
10 4 (0.10%) Legato
Vendors
1 667 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 448 (11.29%) Oracle
3 193 (4.86%) SAP
4 158 (3.98%) HP
5 89 (2.24%) VMware
6 64 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
7 58 (1.46%) Business Objects
8 55 (1.39%) Telerik
9 50 (1.26%) IBM
10 41 (1.03%) Cognos
11 39 (0.98%) Google
12 37 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
12 37 (0.93%) Citrix
13 36 (0.91%) Siebel
14 28 (0.71%) Red Hat
14 28 (0.71%) Vermilion
15 26 (0.66%) Hyperion
16 23 (0.58%) Adobe
17 22 (0.55%) Informatica
17 22 (0.55%) SunGard
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £6k Car Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + 33 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West
The MRJ Group
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting LLP
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £26k per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £35,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum + car and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 20 hours ago